Nike's FuelBand cutbacks - are fitness bands over already?

CNET published an exclusive story about Nike's plans to shut down their FuelBand hardware section, including layoffs and a focus on software instead. This was rebuffed, sort of, by a spokesperson, although their quote was more about continued support of the existing bands, rather than expanding the line. We will…

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I can't help it, I opened a gate

If you've been following my adventures online for any sort of time, you might already know that I haven't been big on the emotions. My Film Watch reviews, in particular, have shown that I've avoided getting swept up in romantic comedies, and those that are considered tearjerkers left me cold…

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The Car is not a toy, but you can Play with it

The Verge posted a hands on video of the new Car Play interface from Apple - Siri in your car, basically. It looks good. Well, no, it looks rubbish. But compared to what my current car does (which is nothing) and what other cars look like (which is awful), it's…

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Saving time on the internet

Time is my enemy at the moment. Life is a repetition of work, study, Sidepodcast, sleep. It is always better to be busy than bored, but frazzled is the word I’m choosing to use at the moment. With that in mind, here are a few things I’ve been…

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To sing with you is the craziest thing

It wasn't long ago I was waxing lyrical about how great Jimmy Kimmel's skit with Paul Rudd was - the pair of them taking on a lip sync battle with amusing results. Now, the Tonight Show host is back again with another classic. This time, he's roped in Billy Joel…

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On the flip side

We've recently invested some time and energy in using Flipboard to share posts, pictures and shows from Sidepodcast, which meant having to learn to use the crazy thing. Primarily an app, Flipboard allows you to browse through content from Twitter, sites and various web locations in a gorgeous looking magazine…

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