Tag Archives for gadgets

Is it a post-PC world yet?

So I’m now up to two weeks using only the ipad, and I think I’ve just about had enough time to decide on whether or not we really are in a post-pc world. My conclusion – it could be, depending … Continue reading

02. April 2012 by Mat
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Giving myself a little challenge

I took advantage of a little bit of serendipity (a friend looking for a second hand laptop) to give myself the excuse of selling the macbook pro, and buying an eleven inch macbook air. At the same time, I was … Continue reading

19. March 2012 by Mat
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Selling the XBox 360

As twitter is somewhat limited in characters for explaining things, I thought it worth typing this up in a slightly longer form, so interested people can see what’s what.

10. December 2011 by Mat
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OK, I take it back. Maybe the future actually is here.

Yup, I said it. Let’s ignore the fact that when you go the toilet on a train, it still flushes onto the tracks (wait, are there still any trains which flush onto the tracks?), and welcome the future. There’s a … Continue reading

03. December 2011 by Mat
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Just about a bargain

Last week a colleague spotted that Amazon is selling a TP-Link 150Mbps wireless-n access point for a penny shy of £15. A quick look at the description, and I saw that they can be used as a client, which made … Continue reading

16. November 2011 by Mat
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Mmmmm, Raspberry Pie. Wait, Raspberry Pi? Even More Exciting!

I very often find myself seeing a new gadget, and thinking “ooh”. I quite often see a new gadget and think “wow”. It’s not often I see a new gadget and thing “ZOMGBBQGAMECHANGER!!!11!one!”. Those are pretty much the stages I’ve … Continue reading

08. September 2011 by Mat
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Sunny Sunday

Technically, I’m still succeeding at my unspoken, self-set challenge of a blog post per day in November. If you count written but not published posts, anyway. After seeing the #tweetyoursixteenyearoldself meme on twitter, I decided to be a moody, introspective … Continue reading

08. November 2010 by Mat
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What, two blogs in the same month?

What sort of madness is this? Two whole blogs in the same month? Over and above the annoying automated “shared from google reader” posts? You lucky lucky people! 😉 First up, a quick note to myself, with a couple of … Continue reading

13. October 2010 by Mat
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