Sunday, February 05, 2006

Bluetooth : Emperor's New Toy

While researching bluetooth headsets I should get for my new Verizon 8100, I stumbled across an interesting fact on CNET's quick guide to Bluetooth headsets.
What's in a name? In case you were wondering, Bluetooth gets its name from a 10th-century Danish king, Harald Blatand (or Bluetooth) who unified Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. According to legend, he had an affinity for teeth-staining blueberries. Oh, and the logo combines the runic alphabetic characters for H and B. read more on