Posts Tagged ‘cell phones’

Palm Pre

June 10, 2009

It’s been a while since there’s been a new palm to get excited about, but the Palm Pre is now out in the States and hopefully on its way here:;txt

But if you can’t wait or have slightly different needs our retiring Head of Library was showing off an HTC Touch HD:

which certainly does have a very impressive screen beating even the iPhone for size and i-really-want-one envy.

Sumsing Turbo mobile phone

November 21, 2008

A mobile phone that really does do everything:

(thanks to our ‘anonymous’ contributor for this!)

phones and popcorn revisited

July 4, 2008

Tuesday’s posting on cooking popcorn with mobile phones generated some discussion here in the Library.  Here’s a follow up link you might want to check out:

And other experiments have been done such as cooking an egg with 200 mobile phones experiment, as shown on the tv programme Brainiac, which can be viewed at:

Our intrepid researcher adds:

“I would have phoned you about this, but there’s some un-popped corn on my desk and I didn’t want to make a scene in the Map Library.”

Thank you.