Why I wish Japanese phones had bluetooth.
So you can have clandestine sex with total strangers in dirty train toilets? Not sure Mizuka will approve ;)
Not only for toothing but for swapping phone numbers, data, pictures without going through the carrier (DoCoMo, AU, JPhone) and saving you money.
This is probably the reason for not having bluetooth here in Japan as the mobiles are controlled by the mobile carrier companies and they can squeeze some more yen out of you.
But it has always amazed me why the same handset in the GSM world can have bluetooth and here in Japan it is not available.
AU used to have a Sony mobile that had bluetooth but that was dropped quite a while back. If you look at Sony Ericsson International and Japanese web sites - the international mobiles are quite considerably better than the domestic Japanese models.
One day we'll have bluetooth on mobiles here in Japan! Sigh
I wish my hormons had bluetooth.
hmm I will tatoo a "bluetooth enabled" on my skin.
Thats quite interesting, even though Iam a horny 20 something, bluetoothing or whatever its called seems a bit crazy. Anyway youre located in Japan right? I was thinking of teaching english over there what do you think of that? Any ideas or suggestions.
Gee and I thought promiscuous file-sharing was racy.
Hmm, Bluetooth as a building block of a random proximity-based social relations builder. I like the idea :-)
Methinks somebody should come up with a standard "personality descriptor string" to be exchanged by Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones.
You'd use a web site to answer some well-designed questions to probe your personality, and a 100-byte code string derived from the items you are partial to -- e.g. Thelonius Monk, Woody Allen movies, Kirkegaard, Calvin&Hobbes, Bach, sushi, biking -- would be returned.
That string, installed in your Bluetooth phone, would be broadcast when another BT device became visible, and your phone would automatically compute a "personality compatibility" figure.
If a user-settable mutual threshold compatibility value -- say, 90% -- was detected, the BT devices would exchange a user ID, which could then be used on a specific website to anonymously relay e-mails.
Wouldn't it be fun to walk around in the city, and, a few days later, to find in your phone a few user IDs of singles with good potential personality/likes/hobbies compatibility, with whom you could subsequently anonymously exchange e-mails if it struck your fancy ?
The business model could be based on the subscription payments collected from the users who got an user ID, did the personality test, and wanted to exchange protected mails via the web site with the potential matches their phones collected.
have any of you actually ever had sex?
hi guys :)
I'm from italy.
In italy toothing is not very in use.. i was interested in this topic and googling i found this page.
You say that in japan your phones that are without BT are not as good as ours...
let me say... i would like to live in japan and use YOUR PHONES .... in taly 3G networks are only a very small percentage... alla phone have max a VGA camera
we pay ca. 4 € (5$) for a 1 MB of data transferred with gprs or umts
if you want to download a log or ringtone you have to pay 2 or + €.
"I-mode??? what is I-mode??".. yes a carrier launched this service... but is too expensive and offers no interesting services...
yes bluettoth is still interesting.. but our mobile networks aer very ugly :)
if someon wants to change with me... i'll be very pleased :)
p.s. japan girls are very cute :)
...I'm blue but not in the tooth. Need cheering up.
I think the future of this phenomina is promisiong to all of us stuck for long hours in commute from our homes to our jobs.
I want my phone to have a vitual vagina so i could fuck her online
Anonymous toothing tech with data is available for Seridipity. It will compare fields on both phones and notify users when a compatible mate is close by. Only in the USA..
Guys, if you want sex so badly, why not romance your girlfriend with flowers instead of your clunky bt phones?
Believe me, if she says yes to marriage, your sexual fantasies will be so fulfilling you will not need to feel guilty all the time.... ;)
Believe me, if she says yes to marriage, your sexual fantasies will come true and will become so fulfilling that you will not need to feel guilty all the time.... ;)
this is to the anonymous tech:
i would like to have more info about serendipity. how can i sighn up or use the service. I live in the u.s. plesae email me with info . thanks
does that mean, i can now say, i met a girl that blue me????
Hey folks, new site for BT enthusiasts in the UK - everyone welcome! :-)
anyone want to fuck?
There is a free report here on Bluetooth's growing use as a social networking tool, including hard data about exactly how many people are making use of this capability and who they are demographically.
2thing.com is up for sale on Ebay for a penny... wonder what it'll sell for.
The official Italian toothing community
someone from US could explain the Serendipity services or where I cand find'em? thanks
Bluetooth it's cool I bought new mobile with that function and i wish to know how to use it ;-)
In my city every taxi driver has it. Pretty funny... :)
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