Nike Fuel Band Checks Your Fitness Wherever You Are

Nike recently released another fitness accessory to ensure that your are always maintaining peek fitness and achieving daily goals. Or alternatively you just use it as  cute designer fashion accessory!


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Is This The Desk Of The Future

Is his the desk of the future? if so I’d like one. With Windows 8 Metro style arriving soon this could be the natural evolution of Tablet computing. At least you won’t get such tired arms whilst using this touch interface, a problem I mentioned in my post on Windows 8.


Picture Source: “Tableg” concept by Wunderman Design

Google Maps..Google Streets now Google Drive

Cloud storage is a popular topic at the moment with online storage options coming from, among others, Apple, Microsoft, DropBox, Samsung and Amazon.  This week a new option arrived on the scene, Google Drive.  If you sign in with your Google account you can request notification when your Drive is ready to use.



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The App that forces you to Get out Of Bed (GOOB)


All smart phones have various types of alarms on them and there are more and more Apps available with different methods of waking you up. Before I used the standard App on my phone I tried all sorts of alarms from ones you throw at wall to ones that try and hide themselves, from Apps that make it look like the sun is rising to Apps that wake you at the optimum time in your sleep cycle.

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Windows 8 …… A Users View


I have been using Windows 8 for a month or so and can’t decide if I like it or not.

I ran a clean install initially of Windows 8 but I could not find some of the drivers required for the integrated devices, so I installed a vanilla version of Windows 7 and then upgraded to Windows 8 Consumer version and all devices are now successfully installed.

Apple iPAD 3.. Overhyped or just Overheating…

Following on from the post on the Apple iPAD 3, reports are surfacing from some of the early buyers of problems with heat. On the Apple discussion boards, people commented on how hot the device got in the lower left hand corner.  One user described it as “scorching hot” after playing Real Racing 2.

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This is a Parrot worth listening to… ZIK Bluetooth Headphones by Starck

I’ve always liked Bluetooth headphones just for the convenience of having no wires! This new set due out in 2012 caught my eye. They are by Parrot a company well known for wireless connectivity. They are called ZIK and designed by Phillipe Starck



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The New iPAD 3 Arrives…is it worth updating


Resolutionary is the new Apple buzzword.


After all the usual hype, rumours and predictions the Apple IPAD 3 has finally been shown of by the new Apple Head Tim Cook at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco. The new iPAD will be shipping on the 16th March and comes in black or white the usual 16GB,32GB or 64GB format with WiFi or WiFi+4G.

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Google Privacy Policy Changes Today


Today Google is changing its privacy policy to bring all  the various Google services together.

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Update To Facebook Pages


Facebook today announced that they are making some updates to Facebook Pages. They can now include a cover page, larger story sizes and provide better tools to manage the Page.

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