Jan Kubr

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Got an iPhone

In Uncategorized on August 28, 2008 at 10:34

It was inevitable and I didn’t want to wait any longer. Black iPhone 16 GB has been in my possession for a few days now.. Being excited about the browsing experience, large display (finally will catch up on all the missed TED presentations and Railscasts!), and painless sync.

My previous phone, Samsung i600 (now on sale), was quite nice (my introduction to the world of smartphones with WiFi) and much lighter for example. Plus it doesn’t hurt to have actual buttons if you accept the tradeoff of a smaller screen. But the synchronization with the Mac was just too much of a hassle. For someone with Windows (infrastructure) though, maybe a better choice. For me, not so much.

The voice space

In Uncategorized on August 12, 2008 at 18:23

Adhearsion is (still) the next killer app for Ruby, Google bought GrandCentral, and Microsoft Tellme (for $800 million).

Just so you know..