Entries by Amy Lamé from 09/2011

Why Skype Sucks

| Posted 09.08.2011 | UK Tech

I really want to like Skype. So why don't I? Basically, for all the inverse reasons I love my i-gear. It doesn't look good, it isn't easy to use, and it never works. OK, not never, but it tends to work best when you're just a few hundred metres away from the person you want to communicate with.

Blitzkrieg Breakfast

| Posted 09.21.2011 | UK

According to reports today, Germany is finally waking up to the sizzling sound of the Great British Fry Up (GBFU). We're talking the full monty, people. A pair of battery farmed fried eggs, rashers of watery back bacon, greasy bulked-out pork sausages, runny baked beans, spongey mushrooms and half a grilled tomato that's always too undercooked to eat.