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And that’s the Mobile World Congress silly season off again

Hundreds of emails have come flying in. “Dear Ewan, I see you are attending Mobile World Congress.” Yes, I say out loud as I read on. “I wonder if you’d be interested in meeting somebody, from some company, that you probably don’t want to really hear about?” I do the mental equivalent of a cautionary […]

We’re off to Paris soon

Vive le Mobil! The first stop on our all new DeviceAnywhere European Roadshow tour arrives just after Christmas. That’s right, we’re heading to Paris first, closely followed by London. As many of the MIR Team as possible will be joining us for the evening event. If you’re a mobile developer in Paris (or nearby), we […]

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Off to see Tom Watson MP

I’m off to see Tom Watson MP, the UK Minister for Digital Engagement, at a reception this evening. An invitation appeared in the post the other day so I RSVP’ed and set my mind open and to neutral. I wonder what the Government is doing about Digital Engagement – I shall soon hopefully find out. […]

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EXCLUSIVE: I’m off to a secret location tomorrow

The other week, I headed to a deserted car park at 11pm in the evening in North London. There was one other car — a long wheelbase Mercedes with darkened windows — parked waiting for my arrival on the 5th floor of the multistorey, engine still running, headlights off. A chap in an overcoat was […]

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“Is there any way to turn the SMS feature off?”

So asks Tim Worstall on his blog: So, all mobile phones have SMS or texting on them. Is there any way to turn that feature off? Specifically, a way to turn it off so that anyone who tries to text you knows that it didn’t go through? And that it won’t? As much as it […]