Am I the only one who is unmoved by the iPhone?

February 20th, 2007

My wife owns an iPod nano.  Its neat bit of kit but my Rio Carbon does the job just as well in my opinion.  However, it does demonstrate to me Apple’s ability to design really cool products that are easy to use and look great.

However, when it comes to mobile phones, my view is that ambitions are way too limited.

I want my mobile phone to do much more than make calls and texts.  Calculator? Camera?  MP3 player? Surf the web? Sure! But what about much more than that?

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February 16th, 2007

Welcome to my new blog. I’ve joined the joined up world at last…

I am not particularly technical yet I work in technology (enterprise software to be precise).

 I have run an internal blog at my place of work for a couple of years and then I realised that there was nothing private in it so why not share my thoughts with the world?  So one of my colleagues, Denis who is technically far superior to me, helped me set up this blog and here goes.

Watch this space for random thoughts at the uncomfortable intersection of customer service, business process, efficiency and IT.