1.1. Hacks 1 21: Introduction
If you just got your first BlackBerry, you've probably already figured out the basics. The nice thing about the BlackBerry is that is has something for every type of user from "wet behind the ears" newbies to the most advanced alpha-geeks. This chapter uncovers some of the tricks you may not have known your device was capable of. New users will be happy to know what's just below the surface: a clipboard [Hack #2], multitasking [Hack #6], and wireless calendaring [Hack #4]. The hackers in the crowd might like to display the signal strength in decibels instead of bars [Hack #17], use your computer as a wireless headset [Hack #16], or get mobile Internet access on your computer [Hack #9]. Dive right in there's something for everyone.