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Customer Service & PR 101: Vodaphone attempts to silence disgruntled customer?

As if we need further proof of the commercial sector encroaching on the right to free speech, we have an interesting story from India.  Perhaps a sad indictment of todays business where they view the net and its billions of users with greedy eyes, wanting the attention drawn to their products but not wanting you … Continue reading

Blair & Clinton show you how to “really” help the developing nations – “let there be Mobiles!”

This article has two facets, one is the very serious issue that is hunger, poverty and hardship suffered by women in developing nations and the other being the privileged lifestyle that Cherie Blair and Hilary Clinton enjoy which I suggest is not only out of touch with what the majority of us experience as life, but maybe, … Continue reading

HTC Desire HD to hit the UK in September?

Rumours are abound that September will see the launch of the HTC Desire HD in the UK.  Based on the same processor as the Desire and shipping with Android 2.2, the Desire HD is rumoured to come with HD video capture (720p) and an 8 megapixel camera. The announcement (and reveal) of the Desire HD … Continue reading

PhoneWars 2010 – Android / Apple / Microsoft

Who could have predicted that the mighty brick of a phone shoved into cars so many years ago would not only develop into an almost essential day-to-day device, but also cover such a diverse range of tasks – from “traditional” to just about everything else that can be performed on your desktop. Phone calls have … Continue reading

Marvin v1.3.0 – Android app of the week!

Driving home from London on Friday at 8pm is not a chore for me.  It’s at this time the tech hour is broadcast on LBC 97.3 and no matter how bad the traffic, it’s always a great journey home hearing the producers mostly concentrate on proprietary software whilst trying to avoid any questions from the … Continue reading

Microsoft Mobile Strategy – Clear as mud?

It would be of little surprise if I voiced my horrific experience of Windows mobile as I often cite it as a reason I will never have a Microsoft based phone again.  I think its safe to say that even the people who didn’t suffer it on a mobile device would have read the numerous … Continue reading

Trial – A mobilephobics view of Android (complimented with the HTC Hero)

Mobilephobia, can that be a word?  It certainly described my view of mobile phones in the past.  I never liked the idea of being contactable where-ever I was and the “advantages” such a having Net access on, proved to be rather a let down.  So I continued my dislike of phones. There are two words … Continue reading

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Writer/Novelist of many facets both in the world of technology and fantasy/sci-fi. Co-host of the TechBytes audiocast and writer for both OpenBytes and Goblin's Domain. Supporter of free and open source software.

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