Posts tagged with ‘Archos’

Tablet dilemma

Posted by Darren on November 29th, 2010 / 7 comments

I was going to name this post “keep taking the tablets” or something witty like that, but then I realised it would be an extraordinarily bad pun and not very funny.

Anyway, here’s the problem… I’m a contented soul who … [more]

Archos reveals the Internet Media Tablet

Posted by Darren on August 19th, 2008 / 1 comment

After a few days of teasing us, this afternoon Archos switched over to their new web site design, but more importantly unveiled some new devices. Not the 606 as many assumed but (as I sort-of correctly predicted) a range of … [more]

Archos are teasing us

Posted by Darren on August 15th, 2008 / No comments

“There are many things you can be sure of in this life. Death is one, but if you want to discuss something less morbid let’s talk about technology – the fact that if you purchase any item, as sure as [more]

The pain of adopting technology

Posted by Darren on May 16th, 2008 / No comments

Who said this…?

“There are many things you can be sure of in this life. Death is one, but if you want to discuss something less morbid let’s talk about technology – the fact that if you purchase any item, [more]

The Archos is dead

Posted by Darren on January 7th, 2008 / 42 comments

I don’t believe I’m writing this. Less than two weeks after unwrapping my Christmas present it’s knackered. I set it up to record off Sky Plus, and a little later noticed that it wasn’t recording. I took it off the … [more]

Things I’ve done with the Archos 605

Posted by Darren on January 6th, 2008 / 6 comments

Number 1 – recorded from Sky Plus. I mentioned in an earlier post that most things concerned with Sky Plus are usually doomed to failure. Everyone in the house (even the hamster) is actually forbidden to physically touch the Sky … [more]

Technology for Christmas

Posted by Darren on December 27th, 2007 / No comments

You’ll be pleased to know that the Archos 605 versus Apple iPod touch argument was resolved during the festive season. The wife very generously procured an Archos 605 plus DVR Station for me, while I furnished her with a tasty … [more]

My iPod gets even more out of date

Posted by Darren on September 9th, 2007 / 4 comments

Apple are quite smart really. I think they announced their new range of iPods just in time to capture the imagination of the Christmas market and ensure that they’re actually available (Nintendo take note). And yet again they’ve delivered something … [more]

Archos or iPod?

Posted by Darren on August 26th, 2007 / 18 comments

There are many things you can be sure of in this life. Death is one, but if you want to discuss something less morbid let’s talk about technology – the fact that if you purchase any item, as sure as … [more]