I Just Want to Buy a Phone!

New iPhoneMy mobile contract with 3 Mobile is now over and after 6 years of paying more for less upon each upgrade, I finally made the leap and started to look around at the other mobile networks for a better deal.

I’d worked out that given my needs, it would actually work out cheaper to buy a new phone outright and sign up to a SIM-only deal.

I haven’t liked Android phones for a long time now and was disappointed with the Lumina/Windows phones which I looked at because they were just so slow (like a rarely-mentioned, slightly retarded little brother of Android) . Ever since getting my iPhone 4S four years ago I haven’t wanted anything other than an iPhone, so the logical decision was to buy an iPhone 6S. continue reading

Calling Up the Past With Nokia

PhoneA few years ago, I became an iPhone convert after resisting Apple‘s seductive marketing for many years and finally deciding to sacrifice the privilege of being able to put music onto my phone without the use of proprietary software. Basically, like millions of others, I sold my soul to Apple.

The problem I have now is that I can’t imagine using any phone other than an iPhone, so having to go back to using a very basic Nokia can be quite a shock to the system. continue reading