Why is digital media different?
I have a grievance against international media companies. They have a very strange policy of not selling their products in certain geographical regions. There are many services that I would like to subscribe to, but cannot because I am located in Egypt.
Playbook vs iPad
Playbook does seem to outperform iPad, but the tests were conducted by RIM (conflict of interest) and the real competitor for Playbook is iPad 2 not iPad.
How to set up your own website
I have just recently set up a website on my personal server. This blog entry aims to document the steps I took to host the website. I hope this is useful for those who want to try this out.
Setting up a blog
So, a couple of moments ago I did not have a website and now I do. This blog is hosted on one of my personal servers. Cost of my new website, zero dollars. In the old days, when I first started using the Internet, it was very expensive to host your own website. Now, with…
Twitter released it’s iPad app, when will Facebook?
Twitter officially released it’s iPad app a couple of days ago. Since I downloaded it, my experience of Twitter on iPad has completely changed. Prior to using the official app, I used TweetDeck on iPad, which, essentially, is a blown down version of the desktop app to fit the screen size of the iPad. It…
PC vs Mobile web access
I don’t know if this is the general case or if this is just a personal idiosyncrasy, but I have discovered that my mobile web accessing pattern is different from my normal PC based web browsing. On the PC, it feels normal to access a certain web-page and spend a lot of time on that…