Category Archives: iPad

Are We Nearly There Yet?

Musings on the lack of standardisation in gadget power supplies Continue reading

Friday, February 25, 2011 in iPad, PCs/Laptops, Thoughts on the World

Not Good For Business

A month into iPad ownership and I have to say that although I love some of the things it does, my feelings are still mixed. Setting aside those features which, in my case at least, are really for personal use, … Continue reading

Saturday, February 5, 2011 in iPad, Reviews

Beauty is Only Skin Deep

I’m currently reading a book called “Beautiful Architecture“. This has at its core the concept that some software structures are inherently elegant, things of beauty as well as great function, like many of our greatest buildings. The trouble is that … Continue reading

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 in Agile & Architecture, iPad, Reviews, Thoughts on the World

Death and Service

My brand new iPad died today. One minute I was taking notes on it. Next minute, dead as the proverbial fat bird with a big beak, or the Norwegian Blue (lovely plumage). There are three theories which fit the available … Continue reading

Tuesday, January 11, 2011 in iPad, Personal News, Thoughts on the World

Keep Taking the Tablets

I’ve recently purchased an iPad, partly to satisfy some unrequited gadget lust, partly to satisfy some real needs for which I hoped it might be a good match, and partly to try and understand what all the fuss is about. … Continue reading

Friday, January 7, 2011 in iPad, PCs/Laptops, Reviews, Thoughts on the World