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Companies with great customer service

By Jordan / January 9, 2014 /

I’ve often used this blog as a place to list applications and companies that have angered, annoyed or frustrated me. I would like to think that the (albeit minimal) exposure that my blog has could one day help to drive the changes I, and my commenters, have called for in the apps and companies that…

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Maps on iOS6: Pretty good around here

By Jordan / September 23, 2012 /

With the removal of Google apps from iOS, Apple had to find alternate data sources for their mapping application. Although they have data from over 10 different sources, their data has been found to be inferior to that of Google. Let’s look at why. Data Inaccuracies While TomTom and Yelp (the two biggest data sources…

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Telus does in fact unlock iPhones

By Jordan / September 11, 2012 /

About a year ago I remember reading an article about Telus unlocking all phones by request within 90 days of contract (essentially beyond the return policy – makes sense!) At the time, all phones were supported except for iPhones. I’m guessing this is due to the time required to build a tie-in with Apple’s unlocking…

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HP TouchPad only $100 at Future Shop, now an over-powered e-book reader

By Jordan / August 19, 2011 /

Quick link to the TouchPad at Future Shop. This past Sunday I walked in to Future Shop and was informed that just a few days before, staff were able to purchase the new HP TouchPad for only $150. Limited time offer. I was sorely¬†disappointed¬†that I missed this great opportunity. I thought, at the time, that…

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