Tag Archives: Technology

Captive Mac Woes

Recently I have been in a situation where I have had to rely on “externally provided” internet for my MacBook (like you might get at Starbucks, for example). What should happen is that the first web page access should direct … Continue reading

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Which Watch to Watch … Part 2

Ok, so I am reporting back. In part 1 of Which Watch to Watch, I decided to get a cheaper alternative to the Apple Watch 4. I wanted something that was capable of monitoring my movements and could be worn … Continue reading

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Which Watch to Watch

I do love my gadgets, it must be said. I try to keep my gadgets to things that I use frequently, and the best gadgets for me are those that have a long life span, such as my NAS boxes … Continue reading

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What laptop

A friend recently asked me what laptop to get after his had died (fortunately no data was lost – clever man!). His question was really “Windows or Mac”? The requirements were photos, email, music, Office. It is an oft asked … Continue reading

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Apple versus your bank balance

I have moved over to the Dark Side and am now pretty much completely Apple in my IT kit. When I bought the iPhone 5S a few years ago I was impressed by the camera, especially burst mode, ┬ábut unimpressed … Continue reading

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Going mobile

Before I start my new job, I thought it only fair to get myself a German mobile number. I am sure I shall soon outlive my “fair use while roaming” allowance and anyway, my new work colleagues are presumably going … Continue reading

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Android versus iOS: Do you care?

There are a lot of comments on which is the better OS – Android or iOS. If you see blogs asking “Which is better, Android or Apple?” then move on since the author is comparing an operating system to a … Continue reading

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