9 posts • joined Tuesday 22nd June 2010 13:58 GMT
fyi - for any prospective buyers...
hopefully they'll allow purchasing to be password protected.
worth a read if you're interested in buying one...
Silk via EC2 seems to be optional...
and by optional, I mean opt-out.
From their T&C (section 1, 4th paragraph)
"You can also choose to operate Amazon Silk in basic or “off-cloud” mode. Off-cloud mode allows web pages generally to go directly to your computer rather than pass through our servers. As such, it does not take advantage of Amazon’s cloud computing services to speed-up web content delivery."
tbh I have no issue with Apple charging 30% - it is their store after all.
The problem I have is their insistence that App Store prices must be the same or better then those offered elsewhere. If it weren't for that (and I hope they get a kicking for that clause) then would there be this much of a fuss being made???
Well if you fancy saving ~190 GBP then try this "RTek SiRF Star3GPS Rec/DataLog" - http://tinyurl.com/294tdwr
Ok, it's not waterproof nor have a fancy magnetic holder but it runs for ages using AAA batteries and logs my runs accurately enough.
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