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Yahoo! Mail gets the message .. instantly

I’ve always struggled to understand why text messaging via your mobile phone is so relatively unpopular in the US when compared to the UK, yet instant messaging is huge. Then add into the mix why certain age bands divide those computer users who live for instant messaging and those that neither love or hate it […]

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In bed with embedded Mac OS X

Word is, the Apple iPhone is running the new, soon-to-be-released Mac OS X 10.5 operating system, otherwise known as Leopard. Thing is, that’d make perfect sense. If there’s one thing that Apple likes, it’s complete control. This would also explain why parts of the iPhone are still not complete, under construction, if you will. What […]

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Tech’ news in brief: the Mac Tablet saga continues…

No sooner does the warm glow of the Apple iPhone begin to peak on the horizon, more Mac Tablet rumours begin to roll & churn: “Apple has filed for a European design trademark which may provide a tantalising glimpse of the company’s long-awaited tablet computer. The filing, made in May this year but only published […]

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Apple iPhone is here…

As a qualified product designer, I’m only too aware of when I see a qualified success. The all new Apple iPhone is just such an example of a qualified success in product design and ergonomics. It’s as if Apple started the whole project from the point of view of that the entire mobile phone concept […]

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Macworld rumor round-up

So Macworld is right around the corner. What might we expect to see making a debut? Mac OS X 10.5 ‘Leopard’ I don’t see Mac OS X 10.5 shipping at the Macworld show, but it’s a good bet that we’ll see an extended preview: “The likelihood that we’ll see Mac OS X v10.5 (Leopard) released […]