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Linksys SE4008 WRT Family 8 Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch
Linksys SE4008 WRT Family 8 Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch
Price: £48.73

5.0 out of 5 stars Good product, does what I want and easy to ..., 12 Dec 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
I'm not a techie, but I needed to plug more cables into my powerline adaptors than there were sockets for so i got this.

It seems really straight forward and it works. You plug your switch into powerlines then plug your gadgets into other sockets on the switch. Hey presto, it works.

You can even switch off the LED lights if you find them distracting.

Good product, does what I want and easy to use.


Philips SHL3300BK/00 Foldable Headphones DJ Monitor Style with Padded Cushions Black
Philips SHL3300BK/00 Foldable Headphones DJ Monitor Style with Padded Cushions Black
Offered by 7dayshop Limited (VAT Registered)
Price: £23.90

4.0 out of 5 stars Nice for the price, 1 Dec 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
Nice sound, not as good as my V Moda set which I got on promotion from Amazon for a similar price although they are normally 3 to 4 times more expensive.

The Philips fold up nicely making them easier to carry around but they are sturdy but a bit clunky and look just a tad plasticky. I found them comfortable they fitted well.

Overall, a good budget pair of entry level over the ear headphones that do the job.


Finding Vivian Maier [DVD]
Finding Vivian Maier [DVD]
Dvd ~ John Maloof
Price: £11.86

5.0 out of 5 stars Who was Vivian Maier?, 23 Nov 2014
This review is from: Finding Vivian Maier [DVD] (DVD)
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
Vivian Maier would have been at the avant garde of street photography if she had ever published her work, Instead she worked as a nanny and hoarded negatives and roll of undeveloped film until after her death when they were bought at auction by John Maloof.

What follows is part detective story, part bio pic, part retrospective of Maier's work. Maier was seemingly obsessive compulsive, paranoid an possible border line psychotic, with an eye for great feeling but lacking empathy with a camera, demonstrated by her reaction when one her charges was hit by a car - which was to take photos.

I really liked this, but my guess is that it is for a select audience, but hey, if you've sought out this film you are probably that audience. I'd say give it a go, it's only just over an hour and a quarter so you have little to lose.


Soybu Women's Rhonda Sweater Sweatshirt - Storm, Medium
Soybu Women's Rhonda Sweater Sweatshirt - Storm, Medium
Price: £44.51

4.0 out of 5 stars A bit breezy, 18 Nov 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
The fabric is lovely and soft, and the fit is fine. However, there is a big opening in the back which you don't see in the photos and strikes me as a bit of a design flaw in a garment supposed to keep you warm!

If you want to wear it for the style, but unfortuantely the practicality is comprised. A quick note on the colur as well, the grey is has a lot of black and white strands in it and it can look a bit "contrasty". Personally, I would have preferred a solid, or less contrasting colours.


Mitre Primero 32P Ball - White/Navy/Silver - 5
Mitre Primero 32P Ball - White/Navy/Silver - 5
Price: £9.99

4.0 out of 5 stars So far so good, 18 Nov 2014
This review is from: Mitre Primero 32P Ball (Sports)
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
Seems like a nice training ball from Mitre, more similar in feel to the Sensation than the Calcio with a soft touch and relatively bouncy feels.

I've only had it a few days so I can really comment on the durability, but Mitre balls are normally hard wearing. The big issue that is still resolved is how it reacts when it gets cold. The Sensation coped well but the Calcio used to turn into a lump of concrete. I'll be back in a month to update you.

ps - of course it comes deflated, footballs do.


Karin Herzog Eye Cream 15 ml
Karin Herzog Eye Cream 15 ml
Price: £42.00

4.0 out of 5 stars It is down to personal preference so I'd certainly recommend having a go, 29 Oct 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
The cream comes in a small tube but is quite concentrated. Other reviewers have mentioned that it is light, but I found that it was on the heavier side and took some time to soak in. Once it was in it was quite gentle not causing any reaction and did seem to reduce lines and wrinkles to a small extent.

Price wise this is in the same bracket as my normal cream and seems to work reasonable well. As with all these things, It is down to personal preference so I'd certainly recommend having a go.


Bose ® SoundTouch Portable Series II Wi-Fi Music System - Black
Bose ® SoundTouch Portable Series II Wi-Fi Music System - Black
Price: £314.96

2 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars You'll need some patience, not sure if it's worth it, 29 Oct 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
When this works it's an ok product, but before you pay this amount of money you've got to ask yourself is this type of streaming the new mini disc?

First off, you're going to need a lot of patience to set it up. It took me about 7 or 8 goes with a couple of total resets required along the way. Secondly, you need to link it to your music library so you're going to need to have your computer on if it's not on a NAS drive. There is a facilty to use online libraries but this seems a bit limited.

Still once I got it set up it sounded ok. Not fantastic but pretty good.

I turned it off went to bed and the next day turned it all back on. It connected to my network fine but couldn't find the library it had accessed previously. I tried again. And again. At this point I turned it off, got out my Klipsch bluetooth speaker and streamed stress free from my Amazon library with comparable sound.

I'm really not sure whether this type of streaming has a future, there are to many linkages required and too much unpredictabilty relating to the connectivity


Scalextric 1:32 Scale Quick Build Cops & Robbers Race Set
Scalextric 1:32 Scale Quick Build Cops & Robbers Race Set
Offered by ILUVBARGAINSUK LTD
Price: £91.95

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars An exciting cops and robbers version of that old chesnut ..., 22 Oct 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
An exciting cops and robbers version of that old chesnut scalextric with the added extra that you can break the cars, fix the cars, and even add bits of lego.

The track is your standard figure of 8, total length of about 6 foot. The cars have light effects and the police car has a siren. Reassembling the cars after a smash can be a bit fiddly but older kids shouldn't have a problem.


Lumie Zest Combination Light Therapy - Portable SAD Lamp and Wake-up Light to Improve Energy and Mood
Lumie Zest Combination Light Therapy - Portable SAD Lamp and Wake-up Light to Improve Energy and Mood
Price: £129.15

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good concept for those long winter months when it's dark ..., 17 Oct 2014
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
Good concept for those long winter months when it's dark when you get and dark when you get home.

This gadget offers you a wake up programme with a gradual sunrise of either 15 or 30 minutes, with an alarm that makes sure you wake up. The Zest can also be used as a SAD light with sessions lasting from 20 to 90 minutes at various brightness.

So does it work? Well we're not quite in the depths of winter so the jury is still out. On the plus side, I've not got rickets.


Barbie Malibu House (2014)
Barbie Malibu House (2014)
Price: £59.99

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars but remember it is just plastic and some of the moving parts may not be as robust as you'd like. One thing to remember is that t, 3 Oct 2014
This review is from: Barbie Malibu House (2014) (Toy)
Customer review from the Amazon Vine Programme (What's this?)
Make no mistake, this is a big Barbie house. If it were the real thing Nick Clegg would be taxing the Russian oligarch living in it.

It's also bright pink but what else would Barbie want? Indeed, what else would Barbie fans want?

The house itself has 6 rooms and loads of accessories that will keep little girls occupied for hours. The plastic is reasonably strong, but remember it is just plastic and some of the moving parts may not be as robust as you'd like.

One thing to remember is that the dolls are not included, so unless you have Barbie, or intend to buy her, then don't bother with the house. I don't think Action Man would fancy it!


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