If you’re a dedicated fan of shinyshiny’s unique brand of tech news, wearable reviews and pop culture round-ups, then you may have noticed we’ve been a bit quieter than usual over the past few days. Well don’t worry, our brief hiatus will be short-lived and when we return later this week shinyshiny will have evolved into a bright, exciting new …
Oh HAI everyone! I’m Anna, the new editor of Shiny Shiny, tentatively taking the place of the lovely Zara and stepping into a long line of distinguished, witty and knowledgeable ShinyShiny editors.
Since I’m also stepping into the radar zone of ShinyShiny’s distinguished, witty and knowledgeable readers, I thought I’d introduce myself and say that I’d really like to hear about the things that you want to see on the site.
Me? oh, I’m just an internet-addict who likes playing around with shiny things, whether they glitter, vibrate or just do complicated things with data, I used to be geeky in a booky way, now I’m geeky in a soft techie way. When I first got my iPhone I wanted to get it embedded in my arm because I liked it so much and didn’t want to be separated from it, but, with hindsight, it’s fortunate that that wasn’t medically possible.
But we all know no gadget is perfect and I will be casting an objective, glinty eye over the rich offerings of the tech world to you, the ShinyShiny reader.
Yet the future holds changes too… follow after the jump
One year, I'm going to post a Christmas wish list and someone on the internet is going to take it upon themselves to make all my Christmas dreams come true. I suspect with it being Credit Crunch Christmas, it won't be this year, but I'm posting my list regardless. And just so you know, I've been *very* good this year.
It’s been a big week here at Shiny Shiny – in case you haven’t noticed, we’ve been rather excited about a certain 3G phone that made an appearance. But that’s not all there’s been, oh no. Grab yourself a weekend martini and take a look at the round up of the best of the best…
Samsung announced the fully touchscreened F490 back at Mobile World Congress, and iit turns out it’s going to be a Vodafone exclusive. Specs wise it’s hot, with HSDPA, a 5 megapixel camera and haptics. Check it out on Vodafone here
where it’s free if your contract costs more than £35 a month.