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Sony Xperia E3 vs HTC One Mini 2

by handy giff-staffer zobia22 on ‎30-01-2015 19:00

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At first the Sony Xperia E3 versus the HTC One Mini 2 doesn't seem like a fair fight at all. The HTC is, after all, about £175 more expensive than the Sony. But while that's true, the actual differences between the phones are perhaps not what you might think.

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Have you ever heard of ‘payday loans’? This is the ‘wild wild west’ of consumer finance where online lenders charge effective interest rates of over 1,000% for small loans of a few days or a few weeks.

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23andMe review: genetic testing goes mainstream

by wsjudd ‎29-01-2015 17:00 - edited ‎29-01-2015 17:14

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We're living in the future. Case in point are consumer genetic testing services, which offer everyday people advanced ancestry and health information, the likes of which wouldn't have been available to the rich and powerful just decades prior. 23andMe are one of the best known services, and when I heard the American company was expanding to the UK, I had to try it for myself. Here's what I found.

 

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Crossy Road Game Review

by bethanaaay ‎28-01-2015 09:00 - edited ‎28-01-2015 14:40

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Why did the chicken cross the road? We're about to find out! This week I'm bringing you my review of popular endless game 'Crossy Road'.

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Top Applications For Taking The Train

by kenlo on ‎27-01-2015 18:00

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In the UK, trains are now a more popular form of transport than ever before. From commuting to work to travelling for leisure, it’s estimated we collectively make 1.6 billion journeys on the railway every year. In this article, we review the best applications for anyone taking a train in the UK.

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Somehow, January is coming to an end already, and we’re about to enter the second month of 2015. If you still haven’t started your New Year resolutions, don’t fret, you’ve still got time to make improvements. One thing that I think can help to meet new goals, or just be more consistent with your current lifestyle is to use a planner, and in this article I’ll be showing 4 apps for planning the year ahead.

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The tech world is getting busy. Apple is preparing its Watch, Samsung and HTC are getting their flagship phones ready for MWC, and Microsoft is unveiling its plans for Windows 10 on computers, tablets and phones. That means a lot of great news this week, so read on!

 

 

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MyFitnessPal - No.1 Fitness App

by shadylady on ‎24-01-2015 14:01 - last edited on ‎26-01-2015 13:55 by handy giff-staffer zobia22

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Whether you want to lose weight, gain weight or simply become more fit, MyFitnessPal is there for you. Check it out.

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Have you ever heard of the ‘Internet of Things’? Well, Nest Labs is a shining example of a home automation start-up that is trying to turn your home into an internet connected smart home with its self-learning, Wi-Fi enabled thermostat and smoke and carbon monoxide detector.

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Top 10 Motorola Moto E cases and accessories

by wsjudd ‎22-01-2015 18:32 - edited ‎22-01-2015 18:34

 

Today we're going to take a look at some of the best cases and accessories available for the excellent budget phone that is the Moto E. Let's get right into it!

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