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OrangePartnerCampWatch: BlackBerry Bold back on Orange?

Just seen on the Orange hand set product line up table is the Bold. It appears the rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated. Orange has some great great troubles with the Bold, leading to the RIM phone being pulled from its network. This was despite them being the very first UK network to […]

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Back in the valley of the shit internet connection

It hasn’t taken long for me to get increasingly wound-up at the internet speeds out here in Shitsville, Essex. I moved out here a while ago to be near one of the MIR consulting clients. We’re doing a lot of work for them and it makes sense for me to be physically located nearby, instead […]

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We’re back and we’re on WordPress 2.7

Apologies to those who have been emailing and tweeting wondering where MIR was. We were down for about 15 minutes whilst we upgraded to WordPress 2.7. That’s done now. Hello!

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Smartphones are shit; I’m going back to a real phone

I’ve had enough. There is ONLY so much time and energy I can give a sodding ‘Smartphone’ before it winds me up. Nothing on Earth in the Smartphone category seems to satisfy me. I want all these whizzy mobile ‘toys’ — applications, extensions, fast data, decent camera — and whilst your average iPhone, T-Mobile G1 […]

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Aussie teen girls sun-burning their phone digits on to back

So, you’re walking along the beach right, chucking-another-shrimp-on-the-barbie, as you do, and you see a nice chap admiring your form. You smile, wink a bit perhaps and walk on. The admiring chap whips out his mobile and dials your digits into his address book. Or better still, texts you direct. How? He saw your number. […]