TechTonic is the personal blog of Tony Smith, formerly a senior editor on the hugely popular British technology newssite The Register. Tony is based in London from where he has been writing about information technology and consumer electronics for more than 25 years. During that time he has worked on many of the UK’s best known computing titles – among them MicroScope, MacUser and Computer Shopper – appeared on CNN and the BBC, and written for The Times, The Guardian and The Independent.
Tony is currently a Technical Writer at Internet-of-Things platform developer Electric Imp, but what he writes here is entirely his own affair. He also answers readers’ technical queries for the Sunday Times.
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