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Awesome January 22, 2015 posted by

Split Depth Gifs – the nearest you’re going to get to awesome 3D without glasses today

If you’ve ever wondered if we would ever be able to view 3D without having to put on those stupid glasses, then you’re in for a treat. Sure it’s not a total full complete 3D experience, but this SplitDepthGIFS sub from Reddit features some rather awesome moving images which will keep you entertained for far too long.


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Split Depth Gifs – the nearest you’re going to get to awesome 3D without glasses today
Bookmark This! January 14, 2015 posted by

What TV is Best For My Apartment? – find out the optimal resolution, size and sitting distance for your home set up

Everyone loves a good TV night if it’s done properly, and a lot of that comes from having the best installation you can afford. But what a lot of people don’t know is you can improve your experience even without having to spend a fortune on special gear, just by making some wise choices for your particular room size and placement.


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What TV is Best For My Apartment? – find out the optimal resolution, size and sitting distance for your home set up
Bookmark This! January 12, 2015 posted by

Vision – online free eye test not quite ready for prime time

We stumbled across a new site the other day which promises to provide an on-screen eye test service using nothing more exotic than your monitor and a smartphone. The project is clearly still in beta (because there’s a big beta badge on it) so we’re happy to give it a bit of slack, but there is one huge problem which the developers seem to have overlooked.


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Vision – online free eye test not quite ready for prime time
Bookmark This! December 16, 2014 posted by

How Products Are Made – did you ever want to know how a basketball was made? Well now you can find out instantly

We humans make a lot of stuff. A whole huge amount of stuff. Some of it cool and useful (like safety pins) and some not so (like light up Justin Bieber ties). So if you’ve ever said to yourself, ‘wow, I wonder how they make that product?‘, then this very cool site is probably a place you need to bookmark. Right now.


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How Products Are Made – did you ever want to know how a basketball was made? Well now you can find out instantly
Awesome November 24, 2014 posted by

10 Tips to Make Sure You Grab A Real (Holiday) Gadget Bargain

[Image] It’s a dog eat dog world in the retail market right now, and with the holiday season coming up, it’s going to get even crazier for bargain hunters, as stores try like mad to discount their way into your wallet and attention. To help you make the right kind of decision as we approach Black Friday and beyond, we’re presenting our Honest John guide on how to grab a real bargain at this time of year.


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10 Tips to Make Sure You Grab A Real (Holiday) Gadget Bargain
Bookmark This! November 11, 2014 posted by

Pink Floyd Endless River – new final album now available online for free streaming

Super group Pink Floyd has decided to release one final album to the world, and of course it’s going to be a huge thing. But even more massive is the fact that they’ve gone and released the whole thing for free streaming on Spotify first, in order to get everyone excited.


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Pink Floyd Endless River – new final album now available online for free streaming
Bookmark This! October 10, 2014 posted by

3 Hour Tropical Beach Video – tired of the rain and cold? Relax with this free 3 hour YouTube tropical beach video

OK, so we may be heading into the winter temperatures and all that stuff, but we don’t have to take it lying down. Oh no sirree! For those of us willing to fight back, we can fire up the big screen TV, plug in a phone or tablet and get this Tropical Beach Video running on YouTube to restore our good mood.


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3 Hour Tropical Beach Video – tired of the rain and cold? Relax with this free 3 hour YouTube tropical beach video
Awesome October 2, 2014 posted by

Kutiman: Thru You Too – more YouTube magic from the absolute music master

Way back in 2009 we featured a brilliant new YouTube artist who goes by the name of Kutiman. His work involves micro editing YouTube clips of musicians playing various instruments, to produce stunning polished songs. Explaining it doesn’t do it justice, and at the time we called it ‘probably the best thing on the web at the moment‘. Well he’s back with a new album, and the same sentiment applies. It’s amazing.


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Kutiman: Thru You Too – more YouTube magic from the absolute music master
Bookmark This! September 29, 2014 posted by

Spreadsheet123 – free premium spreadsheet templates will make your life so much easier [Freeware]

If you run a small business, or even have a large hobby, you’ll know how useful data can be to ensure you make all the right decisions. Even personal tasks like planning a party or working out your household budget, can be a royal pain unless you know how to balance the budgets and make the financials work. But it’s generally not worth hiring a book-keeper or accountant to do the job, which is where these free downloadable spreadsheet templates…


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Spreadsheet123 – free premium spreadsheet templates will make your life so much easier [Freeware]
Bookmark This! September 26, 2014 posted by

The Plain Man’s Guide to What The Massive Shellshock Bug Means For You

[image] The big tech news of the moment, and probably of the year or decade, is the revelation about a massive security hole in something called Bash, which is an arcane bit of geek code which is installed on many of the computers which power and host the Internet (and also Apple Mac computers). Here’s our plain man’s guide to what it means for you. 1. Over 51% of all web servers (i.e. websites) are running on the Linux operating…


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The Plain Man’s Guide to What The Massive Shellshock Bug Means For You
Awesome September 25, 2014 posted by

Polarr – awesome free photo editing app will make your boring shots look amazing all the time, seriously [Editors Choice]

Every so often we get hit in the face with a corker of a product, and we know within seconds this is something we’re going to use a lot from now on. It’s hard to explain what makes those products so compelling, but if we had to dissect it, we would put it down to a) a clearly great implementation of a core function and b) the ability to get it to do what you want instantly, without having to…


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Polarr – awesome free photo editing app will make your boring shots look amazing all the time, seriously [Editors Choice]
Awesome September 25, 2014 posted by

#X – it can wait, the pledge against texting and driving

We love it when clever people come up with clever uses of basic technology, and this is one of those cases. The #X campaign has a very simple, but powerful message – don’t text while you drive. There are more teenage road deaths caused by texting while driving than anything else, so this is a hugely valuable initiative. And it’s simple to do.


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#X – it can wait, the pledge against texting and driving
Bookmark This! September 15, 2014 posted by

Coffee Break Grooves – these backing tracks are the next best thing to having your own jam band in the bedroom

Whether you’re a learner or a pro musician, you can never practice too much. In fact, the brutal truth is, unless you practice regularly, you’re probably never going to be fully satisfied with your playing, no matter what instrument you favor. That’s why it’s great when we find services which offer to help you practice and have fun at the same time.


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Coffee Break Grooves – these backing tracks are the next best thing to having your own jam band in the bedroom
Awesome September 12, 2014 posted by

4 Superb Android Apps Which Make Your Phone So Much Easier To Use [Freeware +]

One of the most awesomest things about owning and using an Android smartphone is the fact that you can customize it to the way you want it – listening iPhone 6 users? – often just by adding a cool few apps. Over time I’ve identified a quartet of apps (all free except for one) which are essential tools to install, and which make things so easy I wonder why Android doesn’t have these features embedded as standard?


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4 Superb Android Apps Which Make Your Phone So Much Easier To Use [Freeware +]
Bookmark This! September 4, 2014 posted by

Have I Been Pwned? – instantly find out whether your email address or username has been hacked

Every day we hear about yet another attack on some part of the net or another, whether it’s huge breaches like the one at Adobe last year, or smaller attacks on shopping sites. The result each time is a little bit more information goes into the cracker database, a username here, a password there. Now you can find out whether your details have been breached, and if so where.


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Have I Been Pwned? – instantly find out whether your email address or username has been hacked