On Monday (Tuesday here in Oz) Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer stood on a stage in New York to announce the arrival (almost) to consumers of Windows Phone 7. A few hours later in Sydney the Australian announcement was made.
One of the things that bugs me a little are carrier exclusives. This is one of the great thing about the iPhone here in Australia, it’s available from all the carriers. It’s not exclusive to one. I feel a little sorry for friends in the US who can only use their iPhone on AT&T’s over burdened network.
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Welcome to Random…
Previously this blog was simply titled “The BMan’s Blog” with the subtext of “Random thoughts from a messy desk”. Well as of today the blog is simply called Random.
And just for the record, the typeface I used in the header is mine. Yup, I converted my handwriting to a font a little while back and I figured that this was the perfect use for it. I came across a free service called YourFonts while reading some Gizmodo posts. The really fun part was when I loaded it up on my PDA (HP iPaq 1940/WinMo2003) and used the handwriting recognition to turn my writing into typed text displayed in my handwriting… ah, the pointlessness of it all.
Gizmodo: Your Font Turns Your Handwriting Into A Font For Free