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Opinion

Ed Lea, CTO of Grapple Mobile

Next on our video episodes from Unlimited Drinks is Ed Lea. Ed is CTO at Grapple Mobile launching mobile apps for big brands on all the major platforms. In this video we asked Ed to give us an overview of his company and the way he thinks the market is moving. Over to Ed: Unlimited […]

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Opinion

Whan Stransom of System Concepts

Continuing our video episodes from the most recent Unlimited Drinks event, next up is Whan Stransom. Whan, as a senior consultant at System Concepts is focused on user experience and helping people embrace technology. In this video we asked Whan to talk to us about the importance of user involvement in the design of products […]

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Unlimited Drinks April Survey Results

Hello — Ewan here — at the most recent Unlimited Drinks we decided to do a quick survey of the attendees. My initial idea was to give everyone a pen and an A5 sheet of paper with three easy questions on it. However eventually we ended up having Momchil walk and talk to every attendee […]

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Applications Devices Opinion

We have a (GPS) fix! – Testing Nokia Booklet 3G to the limit

This is Momchil here with a quick post on the Nokia Booklet 3G. I’ve been busy editing all the video material, and I haven’t had the chance to write anything recently. I’ve been using the Nokia Booklet for nearly three moths now, and I love it. I just had the feeling there is more to […]

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News

14 Questions with Kim di Centa of Woomark

Kim di Centa, founder of mobile developer Woomark, agreed to answer some questions in a brief interview with MIR. Here’s what he had to say: 1. Introduce yourself — who are you, what is it you do? My name is Kim di Centa and I am a developer by profession and have always been passionate […]

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Applications

Top 20 iPhone Apps Developer looks beyond iOS and Android

The Moron Test is amongst the iTunes App Store’s top 20 applications and has been enjoyed by over seven million users to date. And it’s about to be enjoyed by even more. The app’s developer DistictDev is expanding into new territory: The app will shortly be available for Blackberry, Windows Phone 7 and Nokia devices. I’m […]

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Devices Opinion

Nokia N8 – The Ultimate Test

This is Momchil here wrapping up the discussion on the mighty Nokia N8. As mentioned before, I am a Nokia supporter and I always use a Nokia as my primary handset. I have been closely following the development of Nokia touchscreen smartphones since the 7710 made it to the market. This leads me to my […]

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Devices Services

Get a colour facelift for your iPhone from the Smartphone Clinic

It takes the team at The SmartPhone Clinic just 30 minutes of reconstructive surgery to convert your normal — and let’s face it, rather boring — Black iPhone 4 to Red/Blue/White styling. Bryan Quintanilla and Tony Robino of Fort Lauderdale, Florida are two 22-year-old entrepreneurs who had the idea of creating the business. The young […]

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Devices News

HP’s new rock on the horizon – the Topaz

After the recent monstrosity that was the Slate, HP’s new attempt on the tablet market is the “Topaz”. The specs released recently (see this link) do not impress me to say the least, however there are certain interesting features. This device should have been released to the market yesterday, but instead it’s still in concept […]

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Devices

Nokia N8 – Second Thoughts

Right then it’s Momchil here once more to talk Nokia — specifically the Nokia N8. I have always used a Nokia as my primary phone and kept an iPhone and an Android device to the side. My previous Symbian mobile was the N97 which was amazing but had its drawbacks. I’ve been following Nokia touchscreen […]

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Applications

Apple’s 10 billionth download? Paper Glider from UK developer, Neon Play!

The eagerly awaited winners of the 10 billionth download from iTunes App Store are finally revealed. Gail Davis from Orpington was the lucky downloader of “Paper Glider”, developed by Neon Play – a start-up UK developer. Gail Davis of Orpington in Kent was browsing for apps over the weekend, when she stumbled upon “Paper Glider” […]

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Devices Operators

Deltenna WiBE boosts 3G signal 40x — the ultimate MiFi unit?

We’ve had a note in from the team at Deltenna to tell us about their newest gizmo, the Deltenna WiBE. Or, in other words, the ultimate MiFi unit known to man. At least, it looks that way. I know that Ewan actually saw one of these working last week and all things being equal, we […]