Happy Christmas one and all, Kev, Nick and guest Dan Carter chat about Cheap deals, UK Distance Selling Regulations, 3 UK, and pick their phones and tablets of the year. Thanks for listening and your support throughout 2011, see you in 2012. (more…)

Final thoughts on Three UK DSR

December 21st, 2011 | Posted by Kevin Wright in Features - (8 Comments)

I spoke with Consumer Direct yesterday, who actually seemed to support what Three are saying, although he did say that only a judge would be able to rule, it, like almost every other law written is down to interpretation. Now, as I have tried to maintain all through this, I want Three UK to play fair, and that does not just mean complying, and repeating “we are compliant” every few Tweets…. (more…)

Three UK DSR Follow up.

December 20th, 2011 | Posted by Kevin Wright in Features - (9 Comments)

This is a follow up to my recent post on my belief that the UK network 3 is not in compliance with the UK law, specifically saying you can not return a handset under the DSR if it is “used”. They then go on to define “used” as “making or receiving calls or texts, or using data services”… (more…)

Usual disclaimers etc, this worked for me but no promises :-) The Nexus (and most other Samsungs) are almost impossible to brick. Almost… (more…)

Are 3 UK breaking the UK DSR Regulations?

December 14th, 2011 | Posted by Kevin Wright in Features - (Comments Off)

As you guys know, I buy a lot of kit online, and take advantage of the DSR (Distance Selling Regulations) on the odd occasion. I think it is fair to say that without DSR, internet shopping for expensive tech items might not be the success they are today… (more…)

Just Kev and an awesome guest Sebastian Brannstrom, who is behind “A Card For that” App see http://appitite.co.uk/ for more details. No Nick this week, so we get right down to discussing developing, various mobile phones, including iPhone 4S.

We also talk about developing for iOS and Android, which is easier? And which earns more money!  Other subjects we cover include a view on the Kindle, and why you should not buy a Samsung cover for your Galaxy Note. (more…)

Cheap SIM Only Deal

December 9th, 2011 | Posted by Kevin Wright in Features - (3 Comments)

Just found a great value SIM only deal, and thought it would be of interest to TTUK readers and listeners. As is often the case with my deals, it depends in part on cashback from either QUIDCO or TOPCASHBACK so remember, cashback is never 100% guaranteed, so consider the deal as a stand alone, and treat the cashback as a bonus. (more…)