I used to be a BlackBerry fan, but I’m ashamed to say that I jumped ship on them just before the rest of the world did. Despite using three of their devices in a row, Google’s Android held a lot of my OS envy, and in 2011, I purchased the absolutely awesome Xiaomi Mi 2. […]

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Those who have read some of my previous work know that I’ve not always been a huge admirer of Apple. While their products have always been incredibly beautifully designed, I’ve always found them to be quite restrictive. Last year, however, my Asus Transformer TF101 gave up the ghost, and I was rendered tablet-less for weeks […]

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For a few years, I’ve been highly critical of the programming that’s available on TV. It appears that every channel appears to be completely full of poorly-written and shoddily-acted crap that people would only want to watch if they had scraped the bottom of the barrel in terms of boredom or procrastination. Given that I’m […]

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A bit of background… [If you’ve read my unboxing post, you can probably skip this bit] Because I’ve got a new [actually, it’s not so new anymore] job in the city*, I’ve got to take the tube to work. I’ve decided that I want to get back into reading, and because most of my commutes […]

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Recently, I’ve taken up a new job in the city of London. As I live in the outskirts of London [so far north west, in fact, that they forgot to give my town a north-west postcode], this means that every day involves a 40-60 minute commute on the tube. As a result of the official […]

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