Gadget of the Week – Kingston MobileLite G4

img_0290So I’ve noticed another slightly annoying difference between my Lenovo laptops and my cameras – The storage cards are different formats, SD and MicroSD.

One camera uses microSD, the other camera uses normal SD – One laptop has a MicroSD reader and one has a normal SD reader!

So I went looking for a suitable card reader and found the Kingston MobileLite G4.

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The Lenovo laptop life for me

IMG_0055Over the years in IT I’ve experienced most brands in both laptop and PC form and the difference between brands can at times be quite substantial – Even in the same price range build quality can be excellent or very poor.

Because of this when it came to home PCs, I always opted to build my own, it saved some money and allowed me to pick and choose parts – but then prices came right down and it made more sense to buy pre-built systems.

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Portable Photo Studio Kit

photostudioI’ve been looking around for a while for some sort of portable studio to enable me to take photos for my blogs, some things photo well with a normal backdrop, but for other things you need to be able to isolate it and just focus on the subject.

After much looking around I found this on Amazon for £35 including Prime delivery.

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Lenovo IdeaPad 110S – Storage Upgrade

20170818_111553469_iOSSo the other day I decided I wanted to actually fully write my blogs when out and not wait until I was home to finish them off.  The iPad is good but image editing isn’t that easy and adding images to WordPress is much easier on a fully functional laptop.

Not having a huge budget meant looking around for something small, functional and cheap – I found the Lenovo IdeaPad 110S-11IBR at Argos for £169.99.

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WERO Apple Watch desktop stand

20170624_172531413_iOSI’ve had my Apple watch a year now and love it, but something I’ve not liked is just placing it on my bedside table to charge, it feels wrong – it needs something better, something to hold it and make Nightstand mode useful.

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