You mean we went out to buy all this gear for recording our podcast and we could have just used a mobile phone? Maybe not, but apparently you can record an album using a Nokia N80. Don’t believe me? Omri Levy just did it; his latest EP album called "about:blank" was recorded using a Nokia and you can download it direct to hear it.
Kudos to Omri for giving folks an early glimpse at where things are headed. The traditional cellular phone is truly becoming a portable powerhouse, enabling consumers to do practically anything they need do with their handset. While you’re downloading the album, I’ll start scouting around for a phone that can handle my laundry and cooking; my guess is that won’t do windows, unless it’s Windows Mobile, that is….