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3G

All the phone companies are pushing this at the moment, and Orange is among them. Somehow, I haven’t yet felt compelled to upgrade,...

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New Phone

I can’t claim ownership of this but it makes me chuckle. Next time a friend or colleague is wowing you with their new state of the...

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Dixons Banishes VHS

The news was abuzz was the story that Dixons is no longer going to be selling VCRs once its current stock has run out. This strikes me as a...

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DRM Issues

Two things worrying about this story. 1) That DRM could be stymied before it’s got off the ground (and with the Chinese government...

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Skype

Woo. With the advent of an OS X version of Skype I was finally able to communicate with my brother using this VOIP application. I’ve...

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DABs Dirty Little Secret…

I love DAB. In many respects it’s great. But there are things wrong with it…...

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Hard Disk Recorders

Their time has yet to come. There’s Sky+, but it’s quite expensive and tied to a Sky subscription. Freeview does now have a 7...

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Hard Disk Music Players

Finally we’re beginning to see cheaper generic music players coming through. I got an email from Novatech today advertising their...

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Ipod Killer

So the iPod is, what, over two and a half years old now? My big question is why no-one has quite launched the iPod killer. Yes I know that...

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Hard Disk Failure

Aaargh…. Nooooo….. My primary hard drive’s failed at home couldn’t get it to boot for love nor money. Obviously I...