Month: August 2011

A yearning

As I proof a technical white paper on the subject of mobile telecommunications product testing for a friend, I find myself craving the world I had to leave behind a couple of years ago.  It makes me miss it more than

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iPad knackered?

After 10 minutes like this I think the iPad is knackered. A job for tomorrow I guess. I am @craigt44 on Twitter and you can find me on Google+ here.

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Useful update to Evernote released (4.1.0)

Evernote have released a not-insignificant update to it’s iOS app adding much needed rich text support, among other great feature enhancements and a new look and feel for the iPad app. I am @iCraigt on Twitter and you can find me on

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First (quick) look at Photovine

I wasn’t sure I wanted to take a look at Photovine. I have used several photo upload services, settling (for the most part) on Instagram. However, I wasn’t expecting Photovine to be quite as social as it is and I’ve

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What kills your productivity?

There’s only one thing that really kills my productivity, or at least reduces it. Tiredness. I don’t mean being a title tired, most of us learn to deal with that on a daily basis, especially parents. I’m talking about proper

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Camera+ updated to v2.3

The brilliant Camera+ app has been updated to version 2.3 and includes a new feature. You can now add captions to photos. This update also brings a number of improvements, such as performance improvements, a new style to the edit

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Flexible working

I am compelled to put down my thoughts on home working amidst fresh discussions on the subject with quite a few people recently. I still get the impression that there is a general feeling that home workers spend a lot

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I’m just trying out OmmWriter for the Windows desktop. OmmWriter is a writing application that allows me to work without distraction and even has some nice background music to boot. I really like it and think it could seriously grow

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Time for a makeover

Just a short time into the new (not-so daily) daily blog, I figured it was time for a makeover. As readers of this blog will know, I recently moved it over from Posterous to a second install of WordPress here

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Addicted to my smartphone?

There are many news stories covering so called smartphone addiction doing the rounds today, presumably following the Ofcom Communications Market Report “A Nation Addicted to Smartphones”. Whilst I agree that we are becoming increasingly reliant on smartphones as a means

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