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BlackBerry Z10

I’ve never taken BlackBerry that seriously. It’s main feature has been based around (secure) messaging, and the amount of messaging I do (secure or otherwise) is quite minimal. For me my mobile phones are primarily used as portable computing type … Continue reading

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Technology Firsts

Two of my Technology Firsts. My first computer technology experience involved buying a Sinclair ZX81 computer, and in a way it was my first technology disappointment. It was a small, light ‘home computer’ that came with 1k of memory (though … Continue reading

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Belkin LiveAction Microphone

Last Christmas I was given a present of a Belkin LiveAction microphone, so I thought I’d give it the once over. On the box it stated that it was for iPhone / iPad type devices, however it uses the standard … Continue reading

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Voice recognition, Siri and Google Now.

It must have been well over 10 years ago when I first played with voice recognition and dictation software on my home PCs. I experimented with it as a lazy way of getting my essays done for a degree course … Continue reading

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Phone size; Apple’s problem.

Phone size, Who is Apple’s target audience? Those very first mobile phones were large brick-sized devices. They might seem a bit silly now but the size was just a reflection of the electronics of the time. However as technology developed … Continue reading

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iPhone 5

A few thoughts on the iPhone 5 (& what I would have liked). So the iPhone 5 is out and clocked up record sales. Not surprised, quite a few people I know have been delaying their phone replacement, living with … Continue reading

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What do I want from a mobile phone?

Well, what do I want from a mobile phone?! The least important thing is it as a speech communication device, the most important thing is it as a data communication device. I do have an iPhone 3GS and I’m happy … Continue reading

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