Tom Yager of InfoWorld did an exhaustive review of the Blackberry 8300 and 8800, as well as several alternatives. This is a great resource for anyone considering an alternative to Blackberry.
I constantly need to resize pictures and images for blogging or email purposes. A colleague showed me a useful Microsoft Powertoy that’s going to save me lots of time. The Image Resizer Powertoy is a simple installable program that integrates itself in the right click menus. All you have to do is right click on an image and select “Resize Image.” A menu pops up asking for the desired size. Make your selection and the resized image is dropped in the same location.