Category: Technology

Over the years, pundits have compared opinions to just about every part and function of the human body, with the metaphoric punchline that “everyone has one and most are useless”. Melvyn Bragg has delighted us for years with his “in our time” podcast series – a superb source of informed historical and scientific opinion. Wired magazine…
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The launch of the Amazon Echo and Dot in the UK herald the acceleration of a world in which voice commands to our devices will become the norm over the next 5 years. Voice recognition software never really took off did it? There are some who use digital dictation to send files to part-time typists…
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Is it me? Mail/Outlook/Gmail Safari/Chrome/Firefox Wunderlist/Asana/ToDo Dropbox/Evernote Slack/WhatsApp/Messenger Mindmeister/MindMap/Coggle Kindle/iBooks Skype/GoToMeeting Facetime/Snapchat Pages/Word Numbers/Excel Keynote/Powerpoint Calendar/Outlook/Google Calendar Garmin Express/Strava iTunes/Roon/Tidal Pogoplus/Time Machine Duplicate Detective/Gemini iMovie/Camtasia Photos/Flickr Skitch Facebook/Twitter/Linkedin/Google+/Pinterest/Instagram/You Tube 1Password _____________________ To name but a few. Then somebody asks: “Have you tried application X?” And a visit to the application X website reveals the funkiest,…
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