Results:Top eleven for 2012

In January 2011 I tried my hand at prediction. Let’s see how that worked out then: eBooks will become relatively normal. It will begin to feel a little silly to purchase products that require cutting down trees, chemicals, huge plants, toxic inks and expensive production and shipping. eBooks are cheaper, fast to obtain and just […]

Top eleven for 2011

Let’s have a go at fortune telling – no cookies involved. eBooks will become relatively normal. It will begin to feel a little silly to purchase products that require cutting down trees, chemicals, huge plants, toxic inks and expensive production and shipping. eBooks are cheaper, fast to obtain and just as easy to read, except […]

The New Zealand iPhone 3G network debacle

The iPhone will dominate the top end of phone sales Even if you are a fan of other platforms, we can all appreciate that Apple has bought new levels of usability to the phone. It’s most obvious in the seamless connection with the App store on iTunes – a system that  makes building, selling and […]

Let me pay my bill Telstra

Dumb: not letting me set up auto pay by credit card when I got my iPhone Moronic: being unable to pay my Telstra bill using the iPhone Archaic and lacking in security: paying using DTMF tones via mobile phone. Still – Telstra staff (handpicked?) in Perth store where I got the phone were excellent.

Travelling with the iphone for a week

First some rants; “nz” gets auto changed into “ms”, and the auto replacement function does not learn from its’ mistakes. Safari keeps crashing, with increasing regularity YouTube videos simply do not work anymore I can’t flip photos in wordpress Mail does not flip horizontally, making it really hard to read HTML emails that assume a […]

iPhone and wordpress

well the iPhone is not exactly the simplest mobile platform, but I expect and hope that a wordpress app will arrive soon. Wroten on my iPhone which luckily corrects almost all of the typos made pm the silly little keyboard.