What to do with my D1 after I retire it

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    I've had my D1 over a year now and I'm thinking of retiring it. However, it is still a nice piece of hardware, I'd hate for it to just sit there.

    Are there any ROMs out there that disable things like the phone and data service so I can use it only on Wifi? Essentially turning it into a PDA of old..
     
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    Why not just turn on airplane mode? BT won't work, of course, but wifi will.

    I keep my D1 on my sidetable docked in my family room so I can browse the web, chat, play games, jot down todos and cal events that sync to my DInc real quick while my wife watches the Food Network.
     
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    If you retire it by cancelling your plan with your Droid, there's no need to disable the phone and data since they won't work anyway without a plan.
     
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    I rooted mine and use it for a wireless tether. Yesterday I left my DX at work so I used my D1 for an emergency/back-up phone too. Of course if you do that, you have to maintain two phone numbers (not necessarily the cheapest thing to do).
     
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    The airplane mode sounds good. Thanks for the suggestion!!