mobile phones

Feb
19
Swap a coffee for smartphone journalism superpowers

Swap a coffee for smartphone journalism superpowers

Marc Settle: […] if the money on just one coffee a week went instead towards an app, within a few months
1 min read
Dec
08
Apple fixes iPhone battery life - at a price

Apple fixes iPhone battery life - at a price

Well, if you’re having problems choosing a gift for your iPhone-using digital journalist, Apple have just solved the problem
1 min read
Sep
22

The #selfie pole

Spotted while doing the tourist thing with American visitors outside Buckingham Palace: Yup – it’s an extensible selfie pole, for
Sep
26

First test of the iPhone 5s camera

Rather to my surprise, I took delivery of an iPhone 5s from 3 yesterday. Why surprise? Well, according to the
1 min read
Sep
05

A tipping point in mobile phone etiquette?

Interesting idea in a New York Times Bits blog interview with the woman behind the I Forgot My Phone video:
1 min read
Sep
02

Sometimes, you just need to live in the moment

About as beautiful reminder as you could ask for that sometime we need to live in the moment, and not
Jul
17

More on Android development costs - and opportunities

Paul St John Mackintosh responds to my earlier post about the BBC’s Android costs: Naturally, 3,000 different device
1 min read
Dec
11

Post-LeWeb: Facebook's quiet pivot into your mobile phone

David Kirkpatrick‘s chat with Peter Deng about Facebook at Le Web last week looked, at first, like a ho-hum
2 min read
Nov
23

Can we stop the Android/iOS fan war, please?

I don’t often go out of my way to link to stuff I write elsewhere  – but this once, I’
1 min read
Nov
10

The professional photographer and his iPhone

Great interview with the photographer who shot a Time magazine cover with an iPhone and Hipstamatic: I asked him if
1 min read