Modular Games Console – why on earth not?

My console gaming life started in uni whilst watching Teletubbies (well what else do you expect IT students to do?) with a Playstation and Ridge Racer, well actually just the first level of Ridge Racer and an ongoing time trial competition that ended up sub 25 seconds for the lap once we beat the AI car.

Then nothing for a few years until I bought a Microsoft Xbox with Midtown Madness and some odd game called Halo……and then it started.

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Used and abused Gadgets – a hard life!

We’ve all got them, those gadgets that we take for granted and never really thought about how long we’ve had them, how tough a life they have had or what we’d do if they ever broke! ┬áHere is just a selection of my most used and abused gadgets.

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Gadget of the week – June 25th 2017

With the very hot weather we had in the UK this past week, my gadget of the week has to be my Prem-i-Air tower fan!

Its an older model but still going strong!

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My list of must have holiday gadgets…

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Each time I pack my bag I end up spending time figuring out what tech I need to take, how its going to fit into the bag and what, if anything I should leave at home!  This list varies slightly depending on where and how long but there are some key things.

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Apple iOS Users Beware! – The maximum number of free accounts have been activated.


I like the Apple range of iOS based devices and having used alternatives I find myself always wanting the simplicity of the Apple device (but not always the cost!).

Anyway, we all have our love/hate relationship with these things and for for me in the most part I love them, but it appears that some clever people (or not so clever people) at Apple had a plan, a plan which isn’t really widely known (not even in Apple) and isn’t advertised clearly anywhere.

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