This must say more about me than I perhaps intend and I dare say it's not good!
Earlier this morning I happily received a brand new shiny phone with all kinds of bells and whistles including 3G and a touch screen. My new device is an Orange M3100. Paul's written a little about the device including some nice images of it on his blog. Jason Langridge also mentioned it on his blog.
The thing is that I've had to use a new SIM to upgrade to 3G from GPRS and this involves a switch over period of around two hours. It really shouldn't bother me as much as it does that after nearly four hours I still can't make or receive calls or data. The weird thing is that I'm going a little stir crazy. I use my phone for all kinds of things including my diary and I think this is probably the feature I'm most lost without.
Perhaps I rely upon technology too much. I went cold turkey last year whilst on holiday as I didn't use any electronics at all - after three days I found it rather liberating - prior to that I felt hopelessly disconnected. I didn't NEED connectivity whilst on holiday - I just felt weird without it!
4 hours only? Dude, 11 hours and counting, I think she forgot about me! Ggrrr
Daniel> Mine's still not working - nearly 24 hours now. I've chased Orange and found that there were some failed transactions - speak to the service desk as you may be facing the same problem
I've just bullied my team in going to the next Girly Geek dinner in London (Each boy needs to be invited...
I've just bullied my team in going to the next Girly Geek dinner in London (Each boy needs to be invited