3G iPad access in Canada for tourists

I have recently been in Canada and wanted to use my iPad whilst I was travelling around. I was hoping this would just be a case of popping into a Telecom store for a micro-SIM card and paying some money. However, it wasn't anywhere that easy...

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by celerity design on August 23, 2010

iPad Annoyances and Smiles

The iPad is a rather nice, if overpriced gadget, and it is only first generation hardware and software, so the following points are a bit nit-picky. Still, a bit of constructive criticism can often be helpful! So, in rough order of importance...

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by celerity design on May 29, 2010
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How to optimise your iPad Photo Sync

If you are the proud owner of a shiny new iPad, you may have discovered that syncing high resolution photos to it in iTunes is slow, Very Slow. So, what can be done about it, other than hope Apple optimises iTunes and the sync process in future?

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by celerity design on May 29, 2010
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UK O2 iPad Cellular Data Settings

I'm slightly ashamed that the Apple Hype Machine has affected me but it clearly has, as today I found myself walking into a shop and buying an iPad from a rather good local Apple reseller...

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by celerity design on May 28, 2010
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Mini review of HTC Touch Pro2 phone

My previous phone was the HTC Tytn II and it provided me with an unprecedented 20 months of faithful service. Normally I can't wait to get rid of a phone once I am out of contract but I loved my Tytn II. Tragically though, a few weeks ago it suddenly went from being in the prime of its life to a creaking old geriatric, all within a few days. First of all the touch screen started intermittently failing, and then the internal speaker went - not ideal when clients can hear me but I can't hear them... An emergency purchase was therefore necessary and now I am the (mostly) very happy owner of the logical upgrade to the Tytn II, the HTC Touch Pro2.

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by celerity design on July 14, 2009
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What free ebooks come with Sony Reader?

List of e-books that are bundled for free with the Sony Reader

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by celerity design on June 26, 2009
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Crop your photos for display on gadgets

It's often nice to be able to take the best part of a photo, for display on a particular device. For example: Desktop wallpapers / screensavers / Mobile phone backgrounds / Viewing photo albums on a PSP / iPod / iPhone etc / Sending an MMS picture message...

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by celerity design on July 31, 2008
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Nintendo is missing a trick with Wii "Mii"'s

The Nintendo Wii is a fantastically conceived bit of kit [...] However, I can't help but feel they haven't exploited the viral marketing potential of their "Mii" characters...

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by celerity design on February 07, 2008
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