Cam Bunton

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Cam Bunton

A film school graduate from the University of Cumbria, UK, Cam’s past life was in mobile phone retail. His passion for cell phones got him in to that industry, and then in to this one. A family man with three kids, he somehow manages to balance his PDog/TmoNews duties with family life and a runaway Twitter addiction. He also happens to be the British version of Seth Rogen...

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BlackBerry Classic review - The best BlackBerry in years

Just a couple of years back it seemed that BlackBerry’s days in the smartphone business were over. They tried re-shuffling their boardroom. But it wasn’t until John Chen came in at the back end of...

Looking Back Special - BlackBerry Passport vs. 7230 - What's changed?

In the mobile phone industry, BlackBerry has made a name for itself as a bestselling and a trusted smartphone manufacturer. One of its earliest accomplishments was the 7230 model, a device that...

BlackBerry BrickBreaker - Old vs. New - It's back, but is it better?

BlackBerry is famous for three things: Great keyboards, great email and Brick Breaker. The popular, addictive game has been a mainstay on BBerry’s devices since virtually the beginning. And until...

BlackBerry Classic unboxing

Cam unboxes the BlackBerry Classic, the Waterloo-company's attempt at poking us in our nostalgic soft parts. For those age-old BlackBerry fans, or former fans who loved their Bolds, this is the...

Microsoft Lumia 535 review

Microsoft has ditched the Nokia name for its Lumia devices, and has decided to use its own brand on the Windows Phone series. And while that's one of the more noticeable features of the 535, it...

Top 5 mid-range smartphones of 2014!

Yesterday, Marco rounded up the top 5 smartphones of 2014. But if this has been the year of anything, it's impressive mid-range non-flagship devices. And that's mostly down to an impressive...

Microsoft Lumia 535 unboxing and first impressions (Dual SIM model)

Cam unboxes the first Lumia device to come with Microsoft branding, the low-end Lumia 535. Following up on the success of its 520 series range, the 535 offers competitive specs and the latest version...

iM5 - Discover the best ideas! A new social app

Cam talks about the Idea Medium 5, also known as iM5, and the PhoneDog Founders’ mission for developing a Social Network for Doers! Cam asks the question, “Why would anyone do this?” Check out the...

Moto X (2014) vs. Sony Xperia Z3 - Dogfight!

Cam compares two of the best-looking Android phones on the market: Sony's flat, slim, all-glass Xperia Z3 and the customizable, metal-framed Moto X. Both are an improvement on their predecessors and...

Living with smartphone-controlled central heating is awesome - tado° review

  This year has been the year of many things: Wearable technology, Net Neutrality, the gradual vanishing of Nokia and much more. But chief among the buzz-words of the tech industry is IOT, or “...

Galaxy Note 4 is the new top dog!

Cam takes a look at how the new Official Smartphone Rankings is shaping up, and it's looking good for Samsung. After months at the top, the HTC One M8 is no longer king of the castle. The Galaxy Note...

Nokia Lumia 735 review

Cam reviews the budget-friendly Lumia 735. One of the last Windows Phone devices bearing the Nokia brand name. It's the end of an era, signaling the beginning of a new, but is it any good?  Its 720p...

BlackBerry Passport challenge: Day 30 - Conclusion

Cam finishes his 30 day challenge, looking back at some of the things he's liked and giving his opinion on the feasibility of using the Passport as a daily driver.  Day 1 - Switching from an iPhone:...

Sphero Ollie - Unboxing and Worldwide Giveaway!

Cam unboxes and sets up the awesome Ollie by Sphero. The company which shot to fame for its really fun app-controlled robot ball is back with a two-wheeled product full of tricks. It can roll at...

BlackBerry Passport Challenge: Day 25 - Three things I'll miss

Less than a week to go until the 30-day challenge is over, and it's time to reflect on the things that will be missed once the handset has to be returned.  To catch up on the rest of Cam's 30-day...

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