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Is anyone able to pair their Mac and iphone? I've heard the bluetooth functionality is pretty limited (just for use with audio devices), so i'm not sure whether my bluetooth is screwed or whether this is even possible.
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I don't think the bluetooth on the iphone is meant to be used for something other than the headset, at least without a hack (which isn't there right now).
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goobimama is correct, the bluetooth in the iPhone is only for headsets. To put stuff on the iPhone use the USB cable.

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I Concur
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Good to know. Cheers folks.
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I'm surprised this ability hasn't been hacked yet. Maybe there's a hardware limitation preventing the possibility.

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