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Breo Watch Instructions

No my blog has not been hacked, but to help the other Dad’s out there who will come across this problem here are the instructions to set the time on a Brio Watch. Not heard of them, you don’t have a tweenager then. My Daughter returned from her hols with her new watch..”Dad can you […]

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Google Maps Thoughts

Like your map mate!

This is a bit of fun, we have a great team of developers in Sydney who work of the Maps API amongst other things and yesterday launched for the worlds enjoyment a bunch of Labs features to Google Maps which basically allow you to do cool stuff. One tool allows you to flip you map, […]

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You can’t beat a good story..

Sometimes you can’t beat a simple story.. On this side of the pond it is had to understand just how big a deal the Superbowl is in the US, it remains one of the few remaining occasions when most of the country sits down and watches the same rectangle of moving pixels at the same […]

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Apple pre-empts location ad spam

So Apple are banning location based advertising apps, as a result of their recent purchase of Quattro Wireless. Well that would seem to follow the usual Apple control freakery, well I’m not ┬áso sure.. I think Apple is actually doing the right thing, setting best practice for developing apps that use location. What they actually […]