Will Apple kill the app?

by Rob Watson on 15.08.2011 09:56
Given the popularity and amount of press coverage of apps for mobile devices, in particular the boost to this market from the iPad, it may seem an odd claim that the app may be on the way out. But Apple's recent changes to its App Store terms may ju...

Paper or pixels?

by Sandra Vogel on 25.05.2011 04:59

So, come clean. What do you prefer. Old fashioned ink on paper, or pixels on the screen?

If you have an iPad, are you one of the 52 percent who say they find screen reading easier than reading printed text?

Or are you one of the 47 percent of ...

There is something badly wrong in my world if I don’t have a book on the go. Reading is simply vital. But here’s a confession. I have a Kindle, but don’t use it much.

Oh, I’ve read a few books on the Kindle, and I’m actually reading one on it at ...

Personal gadget of the year

by Simon Hurst on 21.12.2010 10:01
Over at AccountingWeb Nigel Harris has been contributing a regular ‘Christmas Gadget Countdown’ for a few years now. I won’t try and compete with Nigel’s comprehensive selection but instead will look at a few of the gadgets I have invested in ov...
Stung by Dennis Howlett's scathing attack on my use of toner cartridges in a comment to a recent article, I rushed out and bought a Kindle. If you've so far managed to escape the Amazon publicity then the Kindle is a 'Wireless reading device'. It ha...