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Awesome August 27, 2014 posted by

MIPS Creator C120 – attention all hackers and makers, please form an orderly queue here for your FREE Raspberry Pi killer!

The Raspberry Pi just got some serious competition. Brit developers Imagination has just released a new development system, called the MIPS Creator C120, which offers some serious functionality on a board. And what’s more they’re putting their money where their mouth is by offering the systems free of charge to all suitable projects. Just visit the site and enter in your details. [Update: the site is apparently down right now. Who would have thought it?]


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MIPS Creator C120 – attention all hackers and makers, please form an orderly queue here for your FREE Raspberry Pi killer!
Bookmark This! August 26, 2014 posted by

17 Open Source Tools For Music, Video and Design Editing [Freeware]

Who would have guessed all those years ago when the personal computer first arrived, that they could be used for such incredible tasks as editing multimedia files like video, music and sophisticated websites? But here we are, and one great result we’ve benefited from is the rise of free open source software which helps us do these tasks without having to mortgage the cat.


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17 Open Source Tools For Music, Video and Design Editing [Freeware]
Bookmark This! August 22, 2014 posted by

GIFYouTube – create cool gifs from any YouTube video instantly

Sorry we’ve got to say it…sometimes GIFs can be a lot of fun. There are times when a whole video is too much, and yet a still image doesn’t say enough, and that’s where these animated images come into their own. The problem is making them. It can be a real hassle trying to grab exactly the few seconds you want. But not any more.


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GIFYouTube – create cool gifs from any YouTube video instantly
Bookmark This! August 19, 2014 posted by

Currently Down – taking website status checking to a whole new level of cool

It can be pretty annoying if you want to visit a website and you can’t access it for some reason, especially when it’s hard to know whether it’s just your fault, or whether the site is down for everyone out there. That’s why there’s a few services available which offer to help you find out the truth behind the problem, but now there’s a rather cool newcomer on the scene.


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Currently Down – taking website status checking to a whole new level of cool
Bookmark This! July 14, 2014 posted by

Quick Answers – ask anything, get an instant answer

Over the years we’ve seen – and featured here – any number of fancy, 3D search engines, all of which we knew instantly would disappear from sight instantly. Why? Because search is about speed, not fancy 3D icons, thumbnails and other junk. All of which slow down the process. So it’s nice to report on a new search tool which goes completely the other way.


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Quick Answers – ask anything, get an instant answer
Bookmark This! July 7, 2014 posted by

Lenovo Laptop Giveaway Reminder – don’t forget it’s still up for grabs

Just a quick reminder folks, that the fabulous Lenovo G505s Laptop is still up for grabs in the first of our summer giveaways this year. You can find all the information you need, and enter in seconds by clicking right here (no, not here, back over there), so don’t dally or dilly, just do it. Hmm, that would make a great corporate slogan, wouldn’t it? Good luck!


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Lenovo Laptop Giveaway Reminder – don’t forget it’s still up for grabs
Bookmark This! June 6, 2014 posted by

GoEuro – the most complete travel search engine for Europe you’ll find

There are a lot of travel search engines around, most of which feature some mix of flights, hotels and car hire. And some of them are excellent like Hipmunk.com and Skypicker.com. But they do have limitations, and the biggest is usually the fact that they don’t offer alternative transport modes such as train, car or bus travel.


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GoEuro – the most complete travel search engine for Europe you’ll find
Bookmark This! June 4, 2014 posted by

Everything you NEED to know about Net Neutrality with some comedy magic thrown in as well

So this particular video is going the rounds at the moment, but it’s important enough to be featured everywhere, so we’re happy to report it again here. If you have been bored stupid by all the ongoing ruckus over Net Neutrality, and even a little confused by what it means, then you REALLY need to watch this hilarious video from comedian John Oliver.


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Everything you NEED to know about Net Neutrality with some comedy magic thrown in as well
Bookmark This! June 4, 2014 posted by

You’re Getting Old – cool online app lets you find out what’s been going on during your lifetime so far

They say that time flies, and boy does it. Especially as you get older, when days merge into weeks into months. It’s hard to keep track of what’s been happening in the world, when all you can remember is buying cheese last week. Or was it milk?


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You’re Getting Old – cool online app lets you find out what’s been going on during your lifetime so far
Bookmark This! May 29, 2014 posted by

Robot-Doc – the must-have bookmark if you’ve got a Roomba, Neato or other robot appliance in your home

If you’re one of the lucky people who have a robot servant of some sort in your home, whether it’s a Roomba, Neato or other sweeper/cleaner machine, then you really need to know where to go in case of trouble. Sure you can approach the manufacturers or retailers, but there are other options.


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Robot-Doc – the must-have bookmark if you’ve got a Roomba, Neato or other robot appliance in your home
Bookmark This! May 27, 2014 posted by

Experiment – help fund the next wave of scientific research

We can all agree that science has given us some truly awesome inventions in the past few centuries. We’re not going to list them here – but the words penicillin and magnetic putty spring to mind – but to say that we have a lot to thank the lab folk for. But the problem is it’s getting more difficult to do standard research nowadays, and by standard we mean research which may not have a huge financial return at the…


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Experiment – help fund the next wave of scientific research
Bookmark This! May 22, 2014 posted by

Google Tips – a really cool way to learn all the top tricks to get the most out of Google services

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, you’ve got to admit they’re everywhere. Google applications we’re talking about. Even if you don’t use the company’s email service, you’re likely to use search, or Android or even Maps or YouTube. But many people still struggle to get the best out of these cool services, and that’s where the company’s new tip site comes in.


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Google Tips – a really cool way to learn all the top tricks to get the most out of Google services
Bookmark This! May 20, 2014 posted by

Do I Have MHL – instant check to see if your phone supports this cool tech

One of the lesser known technologies that are available for smartphones is the MHL standard, which stands for Mobile High Definition Link. This is the clever tech which lets you plug your phone into a TV using the handset’s standard microUSB port, and get gorgeous images at high def on the big screen. The thing is, not all phones support this, especially at the cheaper end of the market.


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Do I Have MHL – instant check to see if your phone supports this cool tech
Awesome May 19, 2014 posted by

Pick n Mix – superb new website building service is perfect for small businesses and mom and pop

If you’ve ever been asked to recommend a website building service, or needed a small website for a project yourself, you’ll know that it’s not easy finding the right option. Sure there are lots of website services out there, from free to pricey, but they either require that you know about design (or coding), or pay an arm or a leg for a custom design/development option. Even WordPress is a tricky choice, since there are so many things you need…


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Pick n Mix – superb new website building service is perfect for small businesses and mom and pop
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