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Episode 220 – Spanish Omlette



A special episode from Madrid, where I talk about the first week of owning an Osmo Pocket, and show to save £200 a year using your library card!

wd my passport wireless pro review – Google Search

RAVPower FileHub, Wireless Travel Router AC750: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

YouTube

https://youtu.be/13gsXa6C4E0

https://youtu.be/l_dUj2-Mkl0

Libby, by OverDrive by OverDrive, Inc.

OverDrive: eBooks & audiobooks by OverDrive, Inc.


Episode 219 – Is that a Spielberg in your pocket?



Logitech Debuts New Slim Folio Pro Keyboard Case for 2018 iPad Pro Models

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When this eBook store closes, your books disappear too

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K gains Miracast screen mirroring with latest software update

Apple Music: Amazon.co.uk: Alexa Skills

Magazines

LDB SHOP Mobile Phone Fixed Bracket Multifunction Tripod Mount Stand Phone Holder for DJI OSMO Pocket Gimbal Camera: Amazon.co.uk: Sports & Outdoors

IKOS Portable Foldable Bluetooth Keyboard Compatible: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics


Episode 218 – Beware the 65333 Text Scam



 

I discover an easy scam this week – don’t get caught out! Check your phone bills now!

Don’t expect your AirPods to last forever | Cult of Mac

Buy & Sell Online: PC Games, Software, Gift Cards and More on G2A.COM

Fourble : Build a podcast from a list of MP3s

…and finally I extol the virtues of my new iPad Pro!

 


Episode 217 – Something new in the house!



New iMac

New iPads

My new iPad

USB-C hub

Cozy Smart Hub

Elando 7 in 1 Hub

Cases

JTech Case

Apple keynote

Apple news+ – what about Readdly only 300 mags? readly has over 3000

Apple card – not uk

Apple arcade – 100 games – autumn again – no pricing!

TV – looks good –

Uk channels – in May?

Smart TVs – Roku – Fire TV

More countries 

Apple TV+

Scuff gaming and the awful elite controller quality

Scuff Elite Hand Grips


Episode 216 – Film ’19



 

Tonight’s show contains a few 5 second film reviews for some reason!

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CheapCharts: Your Media Deals by LollipApp GmbH

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00NIUHAG6/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

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Apple Music launches on Amazon Fire TV, coming to Echo for UK users soon

Apple Music is finally coming to Amazon Echo speakers in the UK | Trusted Reviews

PowerPoint hacks you’ve never heard of

Roku Reportedly Close to Releasing AirPlay 2 Support – Thurrott.com

reddit: the front page of the internet – export Notes??

Rumor: SEGA And Google Are Working Together On New Console

Thank Patreons

Matthew H. (Siri Shortcuts email)

Andrew C

James

Jason E


Episode 215 – Does WiFi blow away in the wind?



 

WiFi camera problems plaguing me this week – Does the wind blow it away?

Devolo powerline

Vstarcam

Email from Nick

MacStories

PS4 Remote Play app now available on iOS

Onecast Adds Support for R3 & L3 on new MFi Controllers

Google patent shows possible controller design for its game streaming service – The Verge


Episode 214 – Technological Disobedience



BritBox: BBC and ITV launch streaming service rival to Netflix – Sky News

Retrobrite

Jerome Russell Bblonde Peroxide

Hard drive installation – Schuking a hard drive enclosure

Synology – Storage Pools?

New Apple products?

Airpods, iPads, iPhones etc

Jesse Howard

Technological Disobedience

http://www.wlrn.org/post/technological-disobedience-how-cubans-manipulate-everyday-technologies-survival

https://www.arduino.cc

https://designmuseum.azurewebsites.net/whats-on/talks-courses-and-workshops/everyday-hacking-with-jesse-howard


Episode 212 – Nothing like a bit of Brasso!



Gameboy refurbs

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/For-Nintendo-GameBoy-Color-For-GBC-Housing-case-cover-Shell-For-GB-C-Housing-Case-Pack/32894865861.html?spm=a2g0s.9042311.0.0.641e4c4dtmFaAh

Airports – what do people use

https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/pressreader-your-library-card-could-give-you-access-to-loads-of-free-content-3177906

Pressreader – best newspaper app

PS TV – bargain of a games system?

https://www.cdkeys.com/xbox-live/games/battlefield-5-deluxe-edition-xbox-one-cd-key?mw_aref=74dth566

Razer Games store

https://uk.gamestore.razer.com/home.html

Firefox – a decent alternative to safari/chrome/edge?

Steermouse (alt to Logitech options)

 

Museum of Brands

Brasso Gadget Cleaner – or is there an alternative?

 

 


Episode 211 – Sub £100 viable laptop?



Auphonic – podcast helper

https://auphonic.com

Acer Aspire 1  A111 Laptop – £65 Argos – Ebay

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Microsoft-Office-Home-users-download/dp/B00DRP537A/ref=sr_1_3?s=software&ie=UTF8&qid=1549205508&sr=1-3&keywords=office+365

Red Vita arrives from Japan

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwc1hyc7dK-sbkRfu5EI6Fw

(Great channel for Vita tips)

Apple Pi Baker

https://www.tweaking4all.com/software/macosx-software/macosx-apple-pi-baker/

https://setapp.com/apps/permute

Free legal us tv

Tubi – needs app

https://gdpr.tubi.tv

Crackle ok

https://www.crackle.com/

Pluto tv – ok without app

https://www.eu-landing.corp.pluto.tv

Freedive 

freedive