Everyone loves to talk about the weather. It seemingly bonds us all in a common yet mundane dialog. Recently I was trying to tell someone via text what the temperature was, and I couldn’t easily find the degree symbol quickly. It turns out it’s really simple to get it to show up, you just need… Continue reading Quick Tip: Display the Degree / Celsius Symbol on the iPhone
December has passed us by and a new year is with us, so as ever, it’s time to look back over my posts from PCWorld for the last month. Below is just a selection of some of my posts made, including details on Dell’s rumoured upcoming Android-based tablet, and a feature detailing five alternative operating… Continue reading PCWorld Posts For December 2009 – Safer Laptop Batteries, Dell’s Android Tablet, Insane Memory Kits & more…
I finally joined the masses and grabbed myself a 32GB iPhone about two weeks ago. Ever since then I have been hunting around for the best apps and downloading a fair few, especially game and utility apps. I will probably do a round-up post detailing the apps I have soon, offering my recommendations. However, this blog… Continue reading iPhone Problem – Any Advice?
2008 was an interesting year. ChrisBrandrick.com had somewhat of a rollercoaster year, some months having more posts than others and at times my blog experience lots of traffic to nearly none. This is my ‘Year In Review – 2008’. January In January of 2008 I made a total of 18 blog posts, covering such topics… Continue reading Year In Review – 2008
O2, the UK mobile network that holds the rights to sell Apple’s iPhone finally revealed a few days back the price for the upcoming Pay & Go (no contract) version of the popular device. Personally I think the price point is pretty steep, especially considering those on Pay & Go are usually on the simplier… Continue reading iPhone coming to Pay & Go
I recently came across wirenode.com a service which can take your site and make a mobile friendly version (with a .mobi extension) in minutes. Having a mobile version of your site is becoming more of a necessity, what with the rapid increase in the use of the web on mobile devices. My experience in using… Continue reading Wirenode mobile blogging