Windows Phone 8: Not for me

June 20, 2012Blog, Cellphones, Tech

Windows Phone 8 is official, and Microsoft has confirmed what we’ve suspected for months: current handsets won’t be eligible for an upgrade. Instead, they’ll receive a stop-gap release called Windows Phone 7.8. Well that sucks. Don’t get me wrong; I’m thrilled that Microsoft is updating its OS to take advantage of superior hardware. That’s the … Read More

Windows Phone 7: It’s really good

May 14, 2012Blog, Cellphones, Tech

This isn’t intended to be a review. It’s not like there’s any shortage of those on the Internet. This is just a collection of my thoughts after a couple of weeks of using the OS. I won’t give a rundown of all the apps or anything like that. Instead I’d like to talk about some … Read More

Smartphone specs aren’t that important

May 7, 2012Blog, Cellphones, Tech

From the day I first laid eyes on an HTC One X (via the internet of course) I’ve been planning on replacing my Galaxy S II with it. Why wouldn’t I? It’s the best marriage of beauty and power that Android has ever offered. Never mind the fact that I just replaced my iPhone 4 … Read More