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An iPhone User Goes Android

I’ve written about the Motorola Moto G here on Kirkville, and I’ve written an article for Macworld, discussing my experiences with an android phone. “I’ve been using an iPhone for a few years, but I’ve always been curious about Android. Not because I didn’t like my iPhone, but I wanted to know if I was […]

We Talk Android on The Committed Podcast

On this week’s episode of The Committed podcast, Ian Schray, Rob Griffiths and I talk Android. We discuss my recent experiences with a Motorola Moto G smartphone that runs Android. We also talk about Apple’s SSL vulnerability and Amazon Prime Instant Video in the UK. Check out Episode 24: “A Connecticut Yankee.”

First Look: Motorola Moto G Smartphone Has a Nice Price, Good Features

If you’re a regular reader of Kirkville, you may wonder what’s up. Why did I buy an Android phone? A Googlephone. The new Moto G, from Motorola (a Google company, as it says on the box. Well, part of the reason is, as I say in the article linked above, was that “I should get […]

Why I Bought a Googlephone

Today, I bought an Android phone; a Googlephone. I’ve been an iPhone user for years – my first smartphone was an iPhone – and I’ve never been tempted to switch. And I didn’t buy this phone to switch, but to see how the other half lives. I know many people who use Android phones, but […]


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