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Gadget Review Of The Year – 2012

Well, it’s that time again. Seems like only a couple of months ago that I was writing the 2011 version of this post, but here we are at the end of 2012. My good intentions of posting more frequently on … Continue reading

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Gadget Review of the Year – 2011

Well, if I’m going to do a review of the year, it had better be right now because there’s only five hours of 2011 left. Things were a bit lean on the gadget front this year, mainly because I bought … Continue reading

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Thanks Steve

Steve Jobs – 1955-2011 Like a lot of people, I woke up this morning to hear the incredibly sad news about the death of Steve Jobs. We all knew he was ill, probably very ill, but I wasn’t expecting it … Continue reading

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I like to move it (iTunes, that is)

When I bought my iMac last year, I foolishly thought that a 500GB hard drive would be plenty big enough. But you know what they say, you can never have too much storage and my recent regime of ripping DVDs … Continue reading

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And we’re in.

It has been ten days now since we moved into our new house, and things are starting to resemble something approaching normality. We still have a lot of boxes which haven’t been unpacked, but they’re mainly books and CDs, because … Continue reading

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