As personal choice, I shun blackberries. I would like a smartphone, but I detest iPhone's limited network (Indonesia's version of iPhone is restricted to a provider I dislike). I am aiming for a Tab. Buuut.. well, the budget is not there yet. :-/  Anyway....more

Apple might not find this funny but I do: Steve Jobs in Carbonite

The lawyers at Apple have ordered a cease and desist on an iPhone case....more

Full Circle Home - Eco Style Function

In honor of Earth Day (tomorrow!) we thought that we would highlight a green company that – to us – exemplifies what an environmentally-friendly consumer product manufacturing company should be....more

This is a technical post so if you like kittens and flowers, don't read it

Because I am kind, like Oprah Winfrey (except I'm not black and I don't have a problem with fluctuating weight), I thought that I would share some interesting facts about the year 2011 with you. Strap in and hold on tight .........! ...more

Experiment: How Fast Does Your Kettle Boil?

Every now and again, I like to feel pampered. I felt like that today, so I decided to treat myself and I bought a new kettle. It was made by Morphy Richards and I was particularly impressed by the fact that it boasted a 3KW 'fast boil' function. ...more

I am not surprised. After I first published the post, I discovered that most US people don't ...more

Yesterday was a double-whammy of surprises

Blimey, if ever I was going to kill a fatted calf, it would have been yesterday. But luckily I didn't actually have a fatted calf, so the poor (albeit hypothetical,) bastard was saved. 'What the blazes are you going on about?' I hear you cry. ...more

I've got a new camera and it is bloody brilliant.... bring on the Canon S95

Today I nearly choked on my own vomit with excitement. Can you guess why? Yes sirree, my new Canon PowerShot S95 compact digital camera arrived today. GADGET ALERT! But man alive, before I discuss the gadget itself, I have to say that Amazon's delivery service is total pants. ...more

Sorry to read your first sentence and run, but I just had to stop for a second and say that is ...more

What to read before you buy your iPad 2

If you read my blog, then it is no surprise I love almost everything about my iPad. Sadly, I do not have the iPad 2–yet. The timing of the launch of the new iPad 2 conveniently fits the shopping deadline for my daughter's upcoming birthday. (And fortunately we like to share gadgets.)...more

Forums? What are they good for? Absolutely everything!

I am going to tell you something that I have realised over the last week; it is quite challenging doing a photo-blog without a camera of any sort. Even with my 'can do' attitude, I must admit I'm struggling a bit after killing my iPhone.  So today I was thinking to myself, 'look gal, there's only so long that you can sustain a photo-blog that is based on nicking other people's internet images.' 'Good point, well made,' I replied to myself. And at that moment, I decided that I needed to splash out on an emergency gadget.  ...more

OMG! Yeh, your iPhone definitely counts. It is an uber-gadget!

Annie (Lady M) x


Children and Technology: OMG!

My boyfriend's son spent Oscar Sunday with us. Son- "So, did you ever work on movie sets?"Me- "Yes I did."Son- "Did you ever meet any famous people, or celebrities?"Me- "Sure."Son- "Like who?"Me- “Cindy Lauper.”Son- "Who?"And curtain....more