The stylish, super shiny, complex, confusing Nokia C7

I am surprised how much I have grown to love the Nokia C7, with its stylish, super shiny, glass and steel appearance. Its solid, but slim well built body and its remarkable battery life. Nokia C7 Gallery Likes and Dislikes Not the whole kit and caboodle.. see links through-out  for more details.   Battery Life I put this phone through its paces on several occasions, apps open everywhere, calls, browser, and the battery seemed to last forever!  Forever!  It started to take me by surprise when I did have to charge it.  Totally different to other Smartphones that need charging […]

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How to easily add a profile banner to your Facebook profile

First you need to add the application. Type in search – Profile banner, its the top one, like this. (Make sure it is this one, they have the most followers – as the bogus ones are in the process of being banned by Facebook.) Then click go to app – and continue. Then you need to upload  your banner – Click Choose File to find it on your computer. Choose a name and category – I had to also click stretch to fit on my design as it is narrow. Click Upload Let it do its magic … Then it […]

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Person Folder – A NEW Social networking site!

What is Person Folder? Person Folder lets you keep track of your friends and connections the way YOU want. Its a brand spanking A NEW Social networking site;  users may create a personal profile, both public and private, add other users as friends and exchange messages, including automatic notifications when they update their profile. Additionally, users may join common interest user groups, organized by workplace, school, or college, or other characteristics. Profiles also have the ability to create full profile page customization and the ability to add a music player. I joined it today, its still in beta, they are constantly working on […]

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A week of downtime and outages

A week of downtime and outages (updated post)

We’ve had a week of downtime and outages and at first thought it was bad enough with downtime from Apples iTune app store, however things got a bit more serious as Amazon (and then Sony, see below) decided to join in on Thursday with many people complaining they couldn’t get on to various sites; Formspring, Hootsuite, Reddit, Moby,  Zynga, CEX, about.me, Paper.li, Ow.ly, ht.ly, Livefyre, co-tweet, Quora, Foursquare to name a few.   A week of downtime and outages These sites are slowly limping back on-line now after the Amazon server EC2 went down for at least three days! Quora is working but […]

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Itunes down – Getting tired of these problems!

For the past hour or so people on Twitter have been complaining about iTunes app store being down, this appears to be world wide. Is it to do with the iTunes update 10.2.2?  I was hoping that was going to sort out some problems, not create more. The only sort of confirmation that seems to have been received is yes, iTunes servers are down and they are trying to sort it; will be for down for about another 90mins. Thanks for that Apple. However, for some services  have now been resumed, like mine, we noticed first when we were trying […]

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London 2012 – Olympics? Worlds End? NOW Twitter?

An announcement was made today by Twitter to say that they have indeed selected London for the company’s European HQ. London just winning over Dublin. Katie Jacob Stanton, who is Twitter’s head of international strategy will be leading the London Office which they are hoping to open at the beginning of 2012.  Apparently there are scouts looking at property’s in West and East London. How can we cope with all the goings on for next year, first the world is going to end, then the Olympics now this! Earlier we saw this tweet from @KatieS This tweet has now however disappeared so I’m assuming they had […]

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