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Staying Productive With Tech

Tech-knowledge-y   We’ve all been there. That time when you need to put down those red cups and pick up your pens and pencils, and actually do some proper studying instead of just procrastinating. It’s tough though, writing out notes by hand can be a long and tedious process and going through them again can seem like finding a needle …

Google Chromecast Audio Review

Chromecast Audio: ecently, a few UK retailers had the Chromecast Audio on sale for half it’s recommended retail price. I’m an ardent fan of Google’s Chromecast and I had my eye on the Chromecast Audio for some while.  It can be quite useful to connect to your speakers to make them “smarter”, giving you the capability to wirelessly transmit music …

The Future of Cheap Chinese Smartphones

The Future of Cheap Chinese Smartphones Small phone manufacturers like OnePlus and Xiaomi are breaking ground with their great but cheap phones in emerging markets like China and India, where big name brands like Apple and Samsung are quickly being flanked with phones built by Chinese startups. The question in everyone’s minds is one thing: How long until they threaten …

The PRIV and The Future of BlackBerry

The PRIV and The Future of BlackBerry If you haven’t been living under a rock then you probably know about BlackBerry’s impending doom that is bankruptcy. But, BlackBerry is going out fighting with their new phone, the PRIV. It’s an attempt to salvage what they can from the spiralling company. But, BlackBerry may still die due to their Achilles Heel. 

Amazon “avoids confusion”, bans Apple TV, Chromecast Sales

Amazon “avoids confusion”, bans Apple TV, Chromecast Sales: Yep. Amazon has released a statement saying they intend to push their own Amazon prime video service by banning sales of both the Apple TV and Google’s Chromecast. While it may seem like a dirty move, it could help a lot as the Chromecast has been sitting there as a bestseller since …

Streamus – YouTube Streaming Made Easy

YouTube. The popular video sharing site has well over 1 billion active users and even more videos. While it is very good for uploading and viewing videos. unfortunately it’s not too great if you want to use it as a free music streaming service, or even if you just want quick access to playback controls. In comes Streamus, a free …