Archive for April, 2014

Podcasting :)

09Apr14

  I first saw this the other morning when I charged the phone for the first time and it’s a pretty cool idea. Your device is telling you that your charger doesn’t need to be constantly attached. It’s like someone was given the time to sit and think about how something was being used, and […]


It’s quite cool using Bluetooth to get files on and off πŸ™‚  


Finally, I’ve managed to get the battery on this phone down to low! πŸ™‚ I’ve taken 6 photos, made a bunch of phone calls, learned about Vivaldi on Radio 3, listened to podcasts and sent texts. I’ve done it all increasingly quickly as that old muscle memory wakes up and I really don’t feel I’ve […]


Day three

05Apr14

I’ve thrown myself into my feature phone early 00s lifestyle experiment with gusto and so far, it’s fun. Good: – Having a radio to listen to when you’ve run out of podcasts – Sending texts using predictive text – Not having had to charge it yet – It’s small and light – Love the blue […]


Our story begins in Lymington, in the South of England. It’s last weekend and I’m in a shop buying an iPhone 5S for my Grandma. For someone in a constant state of love with technology it was unusual finding myself in a shop buying a phone that’s a good 2 generations better than mine, an […]