Episode 245 – Getting an earful!

Whatever next – a day early? Due to an appointment at my son’s school tomorrow, I’ve recorded the show on a Sunday evening. A rant or two makes for a good show.

Tune into the Mac & Forth Show where I make one of my “guest” appearances!

The Mac & Forth Show 224 – Quality TV+ Time

Disney+ to Launch in Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and the UK on March 31, 2020

Britbox.co.uk

Top 14 AirPods Pro Tips and Tricks

After five years of Amazon’s Alexa, why isn’t it better?

Bartop arcade project unfinished with new Dell monitor etc

Episode 244 – The Call of Duty Beckons

I manage to draw myself away from playing Call of Duty to record a new show!

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (PS4) (Exclusive to Amazon.co.uk): Amazon.co.uk: PC & Video Games

AirPods Pro

Microsoft Introduces Unified Office App for iOS and Android

Adobe Launches Photoshop for iPad

A stranger’s TV went on spending spree with my Amazon account – and web giant did nothing about it for months

How do I use the Apple TV channel on my Roku® streaming device? | Official Roku Support

The critics have spoken about Apple TV+, now here’s what actual users think

Episode 243 – Happy Halloween!

First an apology on the 2 days before Halloween!

Echo auto install – bit of a nightmare

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (PS4) (Exclusive to Amazon.co.uk): Amazon.co.uk: PC & Video Games

Mini Review on Xaomi Redmi 7 android phone

Battery life

2 SIM cards

Display

Diff apps

Nectar glitch on eBay last weekend

Everything was x100!

AirPods Pro

New shield 

Back to the fire tv stick

NVIDIA SHIELD TV 4K HDR 

Episode 242 – Hotch Potch

 

A hotch botch of topics tonight!

CD Keys and Steam Keys Marketplace, Buy Cheap and Save Money!

Never Search for a Voucher Code Again | Pouch

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Xiaomi Redmi 7 16GB Smartphone – Blue

Best Sim only Deals

US $27.99 30% OFF|Upgraded Saitake 7007F Wireless Bluetooth Game Controller Telescopic Gamepad Joystick for Samsung Xiaomi Huawei Android Phone PC-in Gamepads from Consumer Electronics on Aliexpress.com | Alibaba Group

Episode 238 – Apple Event Predictor


I make some wild and probably incorrect predictions for tomorrow’s Apple event.

Amazon announcesnew Fire TV Cube with Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and ‘Local Voice Control’

Joy sticks: The ‘golden age’ of gaming magazines

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https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0797PPX8D/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Veho USB Microscope 200x magnification – veho

Episode 237 – End of the Summer

The end of the summer is always a depressing time of year, but lets see if we can keep positive, and instead contemplate on what might be on offer from Apple next week.

BBC News tries out Three’s 5G for the home

Disney+ Will Offer up to Four Simultaneous Streams and 4K Content for $6.99 a Month

https://www.pcgamer.com/uk/developers-tell-people-to-pirate-their-games-instead-of-using-g2a/

Developers tell people to pirate their games instead of using G2A

BBC to launch Alexa rival that will grasp regional accents

The Mini at 60: Enthusiasts share their pictures

Changes to access of BBC live radio streams on selected TuneIn platforms in the UK

AnyTrans on Setapp | An all-embracing file transferring tool

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

St Albans AL1 9RA

0844 812 2188

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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!

Episode 225 – Lights, Camera, Action!

Lots to look forward to at WWDC, and I discuss why I made a YouTube video.

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Ocamo Black Osmo Pocket 3.5mm Adapter: Amazon.co.uk: Kitchen & Home

SKYREAT Hard Carrying Case Compatible with DJI Osmo: Amazon.co.uk: Camera & Photo

Portable Storage Case Strap Protective Cover Carrying For DJI Osmo Pocket Camera  | eBay

Movo VXR10GY Universal Video Microphone with Shock: Amazon.co.uk: Camera & Photo

£12.04 PGYTECH Mini Desktop Tripod Holder Bracket Mount For DJI OSMO Pocket Handheld Gimbal Osmo Action  RC Parts from Toys Hobbies and Robot on banggood.com

DJI Osmo Pocket Expansion Kit – Heliguy

Ulanzi Ultra Bright LED Video Light – LED 49 Dimmable: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

Apple Announces New iPod Touch: A10 SoC Inside

What to expect at 2019 WWDC: macOS 10.15, and maybe the Mac Pro