All a matter of scale

I sent my buddy Ian (probably the only reader of this blog – Hi mate) an article from Daring Fireball: Demoted Monday, 6 June 2011 Today’s was a jam-packed keynote. Apple announced a lot of news; there is much to talk and think about. But the key line was when Steve Jobs, describing iCloud replacing […]

WWDC Predictions

OK, it is that time of year (now MacWorld is off Apple’s calendar anyway) to make some predictions about what lovely stuff Lord Jobs of Cupertino will be  displaying to his acolytes on the 6th. Lion, iOS5 and iCloud are a given – we have seen the posters. The new Time Capsule – also quite […]


Here’s a prediction that probably will fall flat, but I have been looking at Spotify recently – good but could be so much better. Apple need to buy Spotify and incorporate it into iTunes – 10 million tracks at random chosen by Apple Genius. What more could you want. As I said, probably barking up […]

iPad and the BBC

In the morning we normally have the BBC news on while we are getting ready. At about 08:20 this morning they did a piece about the iPad, well I say ‘a piece’, it was a hatchet job. Technology reporter Rory Cellan-Jones, who looked quite flustered and confused for some reason, had a bunch of pad […]

iGlad or iFad?

Well it’s out, the Apple device is called the iPad, is small cute and expensive enough to get some people moaning about it’s price but affordable for the devout/fashionably stupid to get one. Looks quite nice and I’m sure it will be a roaring sucess, but why isn’t there a camera and iChat for comms? […]

New Year 2010

Well it’s the morning after the night before and I have awoken on my sofa. The day is bright and there’s a sprinkling of snow on our cars that looks like icing sugar sprinkled from a giant sieve in the same way as mince pies have. The start of a new year and a new […]