The great restocking charge scam…

Beware of a company called Tek (aka Tekstop), who lurk in the depths of Amazon UK’s marketplace. From them I ordered a 16GB MicroSD card, as per this screencap from Amazon.

They sent me a MicroSDHC card.

MicroSDHC is not Continue reading

Should vendors know what they’re selling?

You’d think so, wouldn’t you, but way too many numpties have no clue about what they’re selling online. OK, you sort of expect that on eBay, but not with mainstream online stores.

I’ve just bought a new mobe (a Sony Ericson Xperia X10 mini Pro, should you be wondering). Nice little phone but, like quite a few others, you have to feed it plain vanilla MicroSD cards. The problem starts with vendors who fondly believe that Continue reading