Geomium: initial thoughts

I have used location based check-in apps for some time with Gowalla being my app of choice right now.  I have also used Foursquare, BrightKite, Rummble and Facebook Places. I like location based check-in apps as they serve as a way to let family and friends (and thieves and stalkers alike) know where I am…… Continue reading Geomium: initial thoughts

iPhone Visual Voicemail Problem: Solved

After a recent upgrade from non-iPhone to iPhone tariff, I decided to take a look at the previously unavailable “Visual Voicemail” feature.  So, I tapped the call icon, then the voicemail icon and was presented with the following screen. I entered the required PIN number (and again to verify) and selected the standard greeting (I’m…… Continue reading iPhone Visual Voicemail Problem: Solved

Motorola TK30 Pro-Install BT Car Kit

For the last three years I have been using a Motorola IHF1700 Pro-Install BlueTooth car kit.  It’s an excellent kit, with full voice control and a nice, simple to navigate, user interface module (UIM) comprising 5 buttons for volume up and down, on-hook, off-hook and a central menu button. The kit works well but it…… Continue reading Motorola TK30 Pro-Install BT Car Kit

Kensington Travel Battery Pack & Charger for iPhone

It’s arrived! So, a couple of first impressions.  I will update the post again after I’ve had chance to charge it and the iPhone. So first off, I was surprised how small it was.  Although I looked at the dimensions before buying it, for some reason I didn’t picture it quite this compact.  That’s a…… Continue reading Kensington Travel Battery Pack & Charger for iPhone