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iPhone has no Mac Bluetooth Love

HTC 8125I had a slick setup with my Windows Mobile 5 HTC 8125 cell phone and my iMac. Using Salling Clicker’s bluetooth proximity detection features, I could lock/unlock my computer by walking up to it with my phone. If I got a phone call, iTunes would fade out and pause while the CallerID information was displayed in a transparent overlay on my iMac’s screen.

You don’t need Salling Clicker to get some cool cell phone on Mac love… by pairing a cell phone to a mac using the built in Bluetooth Device manager, you get on-screen callerID notifications, as well as the ability to dial using your address book. Really slick.

None of this works on the iPhone. Continue Reading