Category Archives: Mobile

Mobile technology – phones, laptops, iPods

Gadget Review of the Year – 2011

Well, if I’m going to do a review of the year, it had better be right now because there’s only five hours of 2011 left. Things were a bit lean on the gadget front this year, mainly because I bought … Continue reading

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iPhone, therefore iAm

If you’ve been hanging around here for long enough, you’ll remember my inner turmoil back in mid 2010 when I was trying to choose a new mobile phone. I eventually settled on the HTC Legend, and in the main I’ve … Continue reading

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2010 Gadget Review of the Year

Back in both 2004 and 2005, I wrote “Reviews of the Year” on my old blog, summing up the previous twelve months and the gadgets that had come and gone. I must admit, there was much more to write about … Continue reading

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Swype for Android (plus UK workaround!)

I’ve been waiting patiently for a while for the Swype keyboard for Android to become more readily available. Up until recently, you could only use it if you were lucky to have it preinstalled on your phone or you were … Continue reading

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Living in the cloud – Migrating from Mac desktop to Google

When I finally decided to get my Android-based phone, one of my first considerations was how I would sync the data I currently had stored in my desktop Mac applications with the ‘droid. I had been relying on iCal and … Continue reading

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