* Posts by Armitage Shanks

4 publicly visible posts • joined 13 Mar 2016

Massive 3D catzilla gets crowds purring in busy Shinjuku district of Tokyo

Armitage Shanks


Brexit: Time to make your plans, UK IT biz

Armitage Shanks

"a skills gap with key workers barred from the UK"?

The UK is hardly likely to bar those with skills it needs is it? How about having our own rules and recruiting talent from the whole world, not just the EU?

Let’s re-invent small phones! Small screens! And rubber buttons!

Armitage Shanks

Touchscreens: A triumph of form over substance

Having to use two hands whilst looking at a screen to operate a phone, is that progress or a retrograde and impractical fashion statement?

I'm sticking with my Luddite SE C905 until there's a new smartphone with a T9 keypad that I can use halfway up a ladder, whilst making a cup of tea, blindfolded.