How to save time on #Twitter

It is true that the micro blogging site Twitter has become a way of life for people and for businesses too, it is a way of getting a short and sharp message out to followers and friends, which can be very useful. However, it could also be a time consuming project for anyone who gets […]

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Wi-Fi slows speed by 40%

With all the talk in media about broadband being mainly about speed, it has come to light that the customers who use a wireless connection could be losing around thirty to forty per cent of their connection speed. This has become known following the results of a European wide survey of fourteen thousand broadband users […]

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Kinect sales pass ten million

This time last year if we said that Microsoft would have the fastest selling controller free gaming device, you might have laughed, you definitely would not believe it and if the truth be known the guys at Microsoft may not have believed it either. However, fast forward a year and here we are, the Kinect […]

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Lords go for iPads

It seems that despites its old style image, the House of Lords is quite a connected place with a trial of hand held touchscreen devices in the chamber this means that we will see iPads, smart phones and Blackberry’s being used by members of the upper house. Lord Brabazon of Tara, the head of administration […]

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Morrisons cuts price of Nintendo 3DS

The actual launch date of the much awaited Nintendo 3DS is the 25th March, but already there has been a battle of the superstores with Morrisons coming out as the unlikely leader with the cost the device being slashed from the £230 starting price to the current £187 discounted price. According to a Morrisons spokesperson, […]

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Water Skier Travels at 153 MPH

Water skier Reina Iglesias from Acapulco, Mexico, has managed to smash the world water skiing speed record, with a run of 153 miles an hour, yes that its right 153 mph on his bare feet, incredible isn’t it! According to Reina Iglesias “We reached a speed of 153 miles (246 kilometres) per hour in our […]

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The cookies are about to crumble

As from the 25th May of this year, the way that websites track visitors and users will fall under new European laws, which should mean that the website owners or managers would require explicit consent from the visitor to install cookies on their machines. There are good reasons as to why the user would want […]

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The Moon moves closer to Earth

The moon will move closer to earth than it has been for nineteen years on the 19th March, but don’t worry about it because it will still be 221,567 miles away, rather than the usual 238,855 miles. However, the moon should look a lot larger in the night sky than normal and before anyone starts […]

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Android overtakes iPhone at Tesco

The rise of the Android powered phone continues, with the UK’s largest superstore chain, Tesco reporting that the sale of Android powered phones has passed the iPhone for the first time on the service that runs on the O2 mobile phone network. According to Graham Harris, the chief executive officer of Tesco Telecoms and Tesco […]

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Patch Tuesday fixes Critical Flaw

As another patch Tuesday passes, the latest security installation only carried three parts and only one of these was deemed critical! However, it is just as well that this flaw has been fixed as it could have been an easy way for hackers to execute a malicious code by remote, fortunately this would require some […]

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Lord Sugar to save YouView

There is no doubt that Lord Sugar is a force to be reckoned with in business, TV and of course the upper house too, but now he has been taken on by the founding shareholders of YouView (formally known as Project Canvas) to save the free to view channel from under before it even manages […]

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Facebook links with Samaritans

Social networking site Facebook has come up with a feature that allows user to sound the alert about their friends who they believe could be suicidal. The feature has been produced in conjunction with the charity The Samaritans. Apparently, this is result of a number of cases on Facebook where there have been users that […]

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