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@MarcSettle

iPhone trainer @ BBC College of Journalism. I tweet about mojo, apps, socialmedia, BBC, news + Arsenal. My views, not BBC's. RTs = worth reading, not approval.

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Congratulations to British Gas for their brilliantly-timed ad, which popped into my Facebook feed...

The latest from smack of a publicity stunt, to get their brand into everyone's feed?

Why do I sometimes lose my home wifi? I don't even move but it just vanishes & then comes back. Any idea? cc

it looks like they do - or rather "should do"

I accidentally clicked on the Amazon window on the Opera iOS app. It too me to their "Christmas Store, obvs :/

the BBC's internal news-gathering app does something similar, to prevent video being recorded vertically

How to improve your data connection, in a few simple moves.

I'm looking forward to seeing . Or at least half of the stage.

I'm looking forward to seeing . Or at least half of the stage.

Google updated their Maps app today, but traffic overlay remains unreliable. Top half: Google Maps; lower: reality.

it's pretty hot here too & we don't have AC in many places!

twitter right now is basically one or two word phrases & the hashtag #Luther

I just did a quick test - I set VideoPro to 20fps, it came out at 18

Finally got a Klyp from - a tripod+light attachment. Shame the packaging promotes vertical video...

Hello - after at last getting BTWifi hotspots working, how can I avoid getting this? It happens very often :/

The iPhone can't cope very close-up but a macro lens like the #Olloclip can make a real difference. #iphoneography

Happy #Bastille Day to all & surtout any French followers! To celebrate, une tarte au citron. (Photo: Focus Twist)

Happy #Bastille Day to all & surtout any French followers! To celebrate, une tarte au citron. (Photo: Focus Twist)

you got 5gb from me, that'll do for now ;-) The how-to page in the ios app is a bit non-mobile... :/

Another go at Focus Twist. Better results this time. But is it something for #journalists or news? Not sure.