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Bye-bye, Shrook, as I buy Byline

When the free version of an app becomes one of the few that you use every day without fail, it’s time to shell out the £2.99 for the full version. Despite good reviews, I balked at the price initially because of its relative highness {{1}} and the fact that I knew how soul destroying an […]

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iPhone, you phone, we all phone for iPhone!

The WordPress app for my phone never used to recognise this blog, and now it does. This pleases me, and to celebrate, I’m blogging directly from my phone for the first time. The problem, boredom-seekers, lay with my xmlrpc.php file. Understand that before installing the WordPress app, I had no idea what an xmlrpc.php file […]

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iPhone’s first real contender disqualifies itself (and breaks my heart all over again).

John Stokes of Ars Technica calls it, “the first non-iPhone-rip-off–iPhone-like device… They took what Apple did right on the iPhone and they just sorta stole that and then they made the rest better.”  He also agreed with Boing Boing Gadget‘s Joel Johnson when he suggested that it “made your iPhone look old and busted.” They […]

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Nullriver losing on Netshare, but winning on MediaLink

(Update 4th Oct ’08: I had some friends over again and finally paid Nullriver for the code.  Only thing: I couldn’t then get it to work.  Then, this morning, without me doing anything, it works (and works beautifully).  I’ll have to invite people over again.  In the meantime, I’m sitting in my living room writing […]