Monthly Archives: October 2009

Panasonic RP-HTX7

Having now spent a couple of days using the Panasonic RP-HTX7 headphones, I guess it’s time for a review. (more…)

UX and BSS: A Rant

A lot of the work that I do is in the BSS space so I thought I’d spend some time talking about one of my biggest bug-bears: the neglect of user experience on internally developed business support systems. (more…)

The Term Is Circumaural

They are called circumaural, which I guess translates roughly to ‘around the ear’ but are typically referred to over-the-ear headphones. (more…)

What Phone?

Anyone who knows me well will tell you about my avid fascination with mobile phones. (more…)

Headphones part 2

Today I managed to convince a colleague to let me take his iGrado for a test drive. These are a pair of open-backed on-ear headphones that don’t have noise cancelling but got a rave review in What Hi-Fi. (more…)


Without a doubt the iPod Touch is an amazing device but unfortunately the same cannot be said about the earphones that come in the box. (more…)

An Update

As someone commented on my last post – it’s been a while since I last wrote. A lot has happened since then… (more…)