Episode 233 – Hot and Bothered

New cctv camera on the way – test on YouTube soon!

Smart meter fiasco

Lose it! App – I’m losing it!

ITV and BBC set out plans for BritBox service

BMW makes Apple CarPlay a subscription service

Philips Hue DIY strip hack: How to build cheap Philips Hue LED Strips

Three mobile – tale of woe

Episode 232 – Who is Rosalind Franklin?

 

A round up of news and any potential Prime Day bargains!

Dr Alexa

Switch Lite

Prime Day Bargains?

Police dashcam database helped prosecute 1,223 drivers in first year

CarPlay now works with free audiobooks from your local library

Disney+ Has Put Apple TV+ in a Bind – The Mac Observer

Google and Amazon are settling their streaming beef: YouTube’s coming to Fire TV

The very best Amazon Prime Day 2019 UK tech and gadget deals today

‘My son spent £3,160 in one game’

New face of the £50 note is revealed

Watch out for these scams on Amazon Prime Day

Police dashcam database helped prosecute 1,223 drivers in first year

Episode 231 – Helsinki, Land of the Midnight Sun

 

A report back from my short break in Helsinki

Patchy WiFi – thank goodness for the emergency mifi – three internet on legs package

12gb THREE SIM

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TP-Link M7350 4G LTE MiFi, Portable Wi-Fi for Travel

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Totally contactless society – transit system especially good

Tech heritage – lots of Companies you’ve heard of

Nokia

Max Payne

Angry Birds

Cities in Motion

Ccooter hire is ubiquitous

Voi – https://www.voiscooters.com

Lime – https://www.li.me

Handy HDMI Adaptor

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OSMO a relevation- small – battery life great

Apple iPhone battery replacement – £14.99

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Sony A6000 mirrorless camera – fun old time trying to get the photos off

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Episode 230 – Well Played Synology, Well Played!

A three pronged approach on this show. I applaud the simplicity of my Synology upgrade, add up the cost of all my “little” subscriptions, plus I expand on the tale of my “bent” iPad Pro.

Mac repair recommendation from Chris

Just Fix Mac

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Subscription madness – What’s on your list? Ever added it up?

Apple Music

Spotify

Netflix

Prime

iCloud

1password

Parallels access

Plex

ADOBE!