General ramblings from an insider within the ever evolving & fast moving world of UK consumer electronics.

Archive for August 2008

Im very Appy :)

August 20, 2008

How good is the new app store for iPhone 3G (and 2G with 2.0 or above firmware). I’m over the moon with it! Ive been downloading left, right and centah! The interface is fantastic its very simple to use and has search functionality alongside browse, new and a handy update notifier automatically informing you of […]

…and the survey says!

August 9, 2008

So Im doing my Saturday morning tech news trawl (yes sad I know) and came across an absolutely hilarious article on It’s an update on the smartphone wars i.e blackberry vs iphone for those of you who live under a rock. and it comments on a new survey thats taken place. 3,567 consumers were […]

Fond Farewells

August 9, 2008

So tonight see’s the leaving do of one of the industrys legendary freelance journalists. Mr M. Naturally I will be attending the knees up at a trendy London locale, to sink a few shandys and wish him well on his American adventure. Im quite looking forward to it actually, it sounds like it could be […]

Yoda I am, Soul Calibur I’m Not!

August 7, 2008

About a week ago I managed to get hold of some preview code of Soul Calibur 4 (yes Im a lord and have a grey preview code compatible xbox, heh, sheezy). Finally got round to having a go last night, and though the graphics, animations and frantic stance heavy weapons based combat are fantastic, the addition of […]

I raise you 2gb!

August 6, 2008

It’s not often things make me smile in the office, but incompetant marketing departments and air headed no brain PR girls aside I found a reason to smile today. The latest issue of computer active landed on my desk and in its best buy USB section was this little beauty. The Dane Elec Poker Mate A […]

Joining the 3Gesus Brigade

August 5, 2008

Well after enduring months of extreme jealously stemming from the fact that I seem to be the only person in the UK electronics industry without one (Yes Luke, Rob, James, and numerous members of my company’s sales force I’m looking at you). I finally took the plunge and scoured the net to discover my local […]