Tag Archives: Android

Juneathon day 5: you win some, you lose some

If you’d asked me an hour ago how today went, I’d be sounding pretty up-beat. Yes, the working day was mostly topped and tailed by school drop-off/pick-up, followed by some extensive juggling to make it to an early evening meeting at school to do with going up to senior school. But, after that, I had the chance to […]

Playlists and shuffling with Google Play Music

I am continuing to love Google Play Music, and find myself using it alongside Spotify on my phone in equal measures. I have now uploaded all my purchased music to the Google servers, so can listen to everything at very high quality wherever I am. How technology has come along in the last decade! In […]

Google Play Music: goodbye shuffle, hello Instant Mix!

I just love it when technology comes up with something that genuinely surprises me! I had this the other day when I was trying out Google’s cloud music player on my new Nexus 4. Listening to music has typically involved either setting up a manual playlist or randomly shuffling through something you or someone else […]

(At least) three things I hate about iOS6

With all the uproar about Apple’s new mapping approach, attention has been diverted from other aspects of the latest iteration of iOS – version 6. In this short post I hope to make a start at redressing this balance! So, without further ado… First – Do Not Disturb. This is the facility to avoid being […]


… My last phone was a Samsung Galaxy S2, an Android phone which on the whole I was very happy with; one morning a few months ago, though, it upped and died. Amazon were brilliant as ever, and gave me a full refund. However, I was left with the question as to what to replace it with. The S3 was about to come out soon, but I needed something quickly. After soliciting views from friends, and deliberating for a while, I decided to have a change and try an iPhone 4S. Now I have had it a little while, I wanted to describe my dilemma.

Free Your Mind - Medium

A haphazard mix-up of exercise, music, technology and family

Rather Be Runnin'

It's true. I WOULD rather be running.


Training diary

I can. I will

A few inane words on my quest to become fit and unfat again.


Saving the world one run at a time


A haphazard mix-up of exercise, music, technology and family

Jog on Mum

The Musings and Mutterings of a Marvellously Mad Mummy!

Yoga By Ellie

Flowing Yoga in and around Amersham

Dave Behnke

A haphazard mix-up of exercise, music, technology and family


A haphazard mix-up of exercise, music, technology and family

Once and Future Runner

Once a runner, always a runner.

Reading, Running, Cycling

Triathlon trials and travelling tales


Training, running, racing