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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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...

Nokia Z Launcher for Android review

Nokia's Z Launcher for Android is a fresh approach to the Android launcher scene, which is so full of products that look and work the same. Instead of the usual multiple home screens make-up adopted...
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BlackBerry Passport challenge: Day 21 - BlackBerry Assistant

It's now day 21 of the 30-day BlackBerry Passport challenge and Cam's turning his attention to the built-in digital assistant. Aptly named BlackBerry Assistant, the program lets you do all kinds of...
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Passport Challenge: Day 17 - Four frustrations, plus a surprise

Cam is in to day 17 of his 30-day BlackBerry challenge, and it's about time to share the frustrations of using the Passport as a daily driver. As with many products, the biggest strengths can also be...

Nokia Lumia 735 unboxing and first impressions

Cam unboxes the Nokia Lumia 735, one of the company's last Lumia device bearing the Nokia brand name, aimed squarely at the mid-range market. It features some impressive specs for its price.  With a...

BlackBerry Passport Challenge - Day 11 - Camera and Story Maker

We're in to the 11th day of Cam's BlackBerry Passport Challenge, and this time we're focussing on the camera and Story Maker app. We walk through all the options available on the camera, and its...

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