In "The Business"

I AM the Helpdesk

Google Sync for Mobile

leave a comment »

Good, but not enough to drop MobileMe just yet; add push Gmail, and fix the part where it deletes your existing contacts and I’m there.

As far as the part where deletes your contacts, this is normal Exchange behavior (so I’m told), but I’m still confused: who in their right mind would do this? As an alternative, if Google already has instructions on how to do a proper IMAP setup for the iPhone, why can’t they just change the email setup in the next version of the software to implement Google Sync on top of IMAP with no changes to your existing contacts when the account is created?

As for me, I’ll probably hold off until they add Gmail or find a way around the other issue.  

Advertisements

Written by @chrisfinazzo

February 11, 2009 at 2:12 am

Posted in Tech Stuff

Tagged with ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: