Category Archive: Opinion

Aug 02

The reality of owning an Apple Watch

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Just over a month ago I strapped a 42mm black Apple Watch Sports to my wrist. It was a wrist inexorably connected to my 20kg overweight frame and I was determined to do something about making it lighter. Today that same watch is still on my wrist but with its help I have taken 3 …

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Jul 24

What just happened to iTunes?

  I have been working on this article for a while now and must have changed my mind a dozen times about how to write it because, the truth is, I am conflicted. On one hand I can see what Apple Music is supposed to be, but on the other I find the new interface …

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Jun 01

Apple Watch

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I don’t know about you but when thinking about spending nearly $500 on a watch I’d want to think long and hard about it. After all, its only a watch! I mean, telling the time can come to you for the princely sum of $10.00 and adding (in the case of the cheapest model) $489.00 …

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Apr 25

iPhoto gets the boot

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If you were to go back in time to a house 100 years ago you’d more than likely see rooms filled with large wooden tables, chairs with legs thicker than the people sitting in them and china cabinets that were almost big enough, and sturdy enough, to actually live in. But look at a house today …

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Mar 28

Netflix has arrived. So What!

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UPDATE: Err well, cough, err I have something of a confession to make. Since writing this article I have become a convert to Netflix. But my switch is conditional on a simple to use geo unblocking service called UnblockUs. This service, $4.95 a month, very easily allows you to change your computer, iPad, iPhone or …

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