Stories by Stephen Ballantyne

PDAs still assistant wannabes

PDA – personal digital assistant. Must be one of the most pathetically over-reaching acronyms ever devised.

A wireless day

It's a simple idea – to go out and see what can be done with wireless devices on a day around New Zealand's biggest city, Auckland. What services can you access when you’re away from your desk, away, even, from a laptop?

Telcos fight for mobile net users

Lack of content for mobile users is annoying, but the situation may not last. If the pipes are big enough, why not just pour in the existing internet? Plenty of content there.