Updating blackberry with mac
Simply save the resulting page and hack out anything that looks vaguely HTML'ish (the strings are enclosed in tags).
Note: The title is our normal (and puerile) attempt at humor.
Theo Tester (right) provided two new resource references: dev.mobi/ provides a load of information and tools to help you develop amd optimize mobile web content and the W3C Device Description working Group (DDWG) is also active in this area. provided a link to which lets you look at sites as if from a mobile device. Normen Kowalewski pointed out to us a long time ago (apologies) for those of you interested in this stuff that the W3C have published a best practices for web layout for mobile users and the Open Mobile Alliance have a section on XHTML-MP (WAP Core). The value Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 in most modern mobile UA strings defines its Mobile Information Device Profile version 2.0 which in turn describes its Java based capabilities since that is the widely supported method for extending the phone/pda capabilities. Dolphin's website indicates that you can switch between 'desktop' and 'mobile' views. Their T60 is the slimest phone in the world - they say. Browser/18.104.22.168.c.1.102 (GUI) MMP/2.0 Explanation: Benq mobile phone Model CF61 - details to follow. Research in Motion is now dead, long live Blackberry. Now updated for Black Berry 10 OS which in its first prototype looks like - shock, horror - it has no keyboard. Black Berry7250/4.0.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 Explanation: Blackberry 7250 (the one where you can talk to your email or whatever). Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT) (compatible; MSIE 5.5; Windows NT) Explanation: b Square reference design for a PDA (well, just how big is the screen). The 6315 is for the US market, 6340 for Europe and 6365 for Asia (and the rest of the world). Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 4.01; Windows CE; PPC; 240x320) Explanation: HP i PAQ hx4700 - one of the 6,000 models in the range and just see if you can spot the difference from the one below which we swear is a different model. Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 4.01; Windows CE; PPC; 240x320) Explanation: HP i PAQ rx3115 - one of the 6,000 models in the range. Historically HTC products were badged for use by operators. We got caught with a 63% load on our (admittedly modest CPU'd) PC just looking at a single page. All because of some stupid revolving image that looked as if the phone was being thrown into a furnace.
You need this information to make the fewest checks possible for the browser environment or to optimise the display or ... And if you want to check your browser string use our cheap trick page.
New Stuff: It's been a very long time since the last update. Imagine our surprise (and delight) when we had to add 4 new browsers at this update.
And if you have any better ideas remember - keep 'em to yourself (just joking). PDXGW/1.0 (TX=8; TY=6; GX=96; GY=64; C=G2; G=B2; GI=0) Explanation: Air H" phone (DDI Pocket's PHS provider). Note: There is another PHS provider, NTT's Do Co Mo PHS, but this provider stopped accepting new customers on April 30, 2004, and will kill the service completely in the third quarter of 2007. Browser/22.214.171.124 (GUI) MMP/2.0 Explanation: Cricket A310 (badged ZTE A310) phone. Cricket-A410/1.0 Polaris/v6.17 Explanation: Cricket A410 messaging phone. Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; Android 7.1.1; Nexus 6P Build/NMF26F) Apple Web Kit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/54.0.2840.85 Mobile Safari/537.36 Explanation: Google's Nexus 6P running Android 7.1.1 (Nougat). Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; U; Android 4.1.1; he-il; Nexus 7 Build/JRO03D) Apple Web Kit/534.30 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0 Safari/534.30 Explanation: Google's Nexus 7 (Tablet thingy) running Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean). Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; U; Android 2.3.4; fr-fr; Nexus S Build/GRJ22) Apple Web Kit/533.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0 Mobile Safari/533.1 Explanation: Google's Nexus S running Android 2.3.4. Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; U; Android 2.3.6; en-us; Nexus One Build/GRK39F) Apple Web Kit/533.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0 Mobile Safari/533.1 Explanation: Google's Nexus One running Android 2.3.6.
For those of us being threatened with reduced rankings if our site is not mobile friendly here is google's mobile test page. Mozilla/3.0(DDIPOCKET; JRC/AH-J3001V, AH-J3002V/1.0/0100/c50)CNF/2.0 Explanation: AIR-EDGE phone (Willcom's PHS provider). This service would later become AIR-EDGE by Willcom. ASTEL/1.0/J-0511.00/c10/smel Explanation: DOT-i is one of Astel's PHS services, which supported c HTML, POP3 and SMTP. Mobile optimised browser available for Android, Apple and other smartphones. Mozilla/5.0 (i Phone; U; CPU like Mac OS X; en) Apple Web Kit/420 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.0 Mobile/1A543a Safari/419.3 Explanation: Nice short string (! String from E Gillie (or something like that) - thanks.
For serious study of the topic Johnathan Mc Cormack sent this link to an arstechnica article on the early web browsers. If your browser string is NOT here please take a moment and click here then mail us the result (if you are using an exotic browser send us the URL of where to get it).