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Whitelines Black Ocean A5 Lined/3D Notebook: Writing Papers for Creative Freedom
Whitelines Black Ocean A5 Lined/3D Notebook: Writing Papers for Creative Freedom
by Whitelines
Edition: Paperback
Price: £15.89

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars, 24 Aug. 2014
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Paper is VERY thin...


Anker® 2nd Gen Astro Pro2 20000mAh Multi-Voltage (5V 9V 12V) 4-Port Portable Charger  External Battery Power Bank with PowerIQ™ Technology for iPhone 6 Plus 5S 5C 5 4S, iPad Air 2 Mini 3, Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 Note Tab, Nexus, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, PS Vita, Gopro, more Phones and Tablets (Black)
Anker® 2nd Gen Astro Pro2 20000mAh Multi-Voltage (5V 9V 12V) 4-Port Portable Charger External Battery Power Bank with PowerIQ™ Technology for iPhone 6 Plus 5S 5C 5 4S, iPad Air 2 Mini 3, Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 Note Tab, Nexus, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, PS Vita, Gopro, more Phones and Tablets (Black)
Offered by AnkerDirect
Price: £119.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars It's a great battery but I wish you could charge via usb ..., 24 Aug. 2014
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Can only charge with a proprietary charger. It's a great battery but I wish you could charge via usb (understand that it would take an age to do that, or course).
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Logitech K750 Wireless Solar Keyboard for Mac - Silver
Logitech K750 Wireless Solar Keyboard for Mac - Silver

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Not as good as it should be, 12 Sept. 2013
It's a decent keyboard - but compare it to the K810, and it's not a patch - the keys have a much cheaper feeling action, the board itself is plasticky and flexes a lot, and there's no backlighting! The feet that elevate the back of the keyboard are very flimsy and flex under normal typing pressure - and my keyboard just took its first tumble onto carpeted floor and one snapped off, shearing the plastic fixing completely, so I now can't use the keyboard with the feet up. Compared to the K810 at a similar price, this just isn't as good a keyboard, sadly.


Cosmonaut - Wide-Grip Stylus for Capacitive Touch Screens by Studio Neat
Cosmonaut - Wide-Grip Stylus for Capacitive Touch Screens by Studio Neat
Offered by Special Import Europe
Price: £22.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Stylus of joy, 2 Sept. 2013
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Beautifully packaged, heavy and a great size, with a nice, sensitive tip. This suits the way I use a stylus on my ipad and android tablets perfectly - for sketching and diagramming.

Wonderful product; you might overlook it for slimmer styli, but this is just as accurate and much more comfortable.


PowerGen 8400mAh Dual USB Port External Battery Pack Power Bank Backup Charger with Built-In Flashlight for Smart phones, Android Phones, iPad mini, iPhone 5 (Lightning adapters not included), iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S4, S3, S2, HTC One X / V / S, Sensation, EVO, Nokia Lumia 920 N9, Motorola Razr, Blackberry Z10, Sony Xperia Z, Google Nexus 4 and More
PowerGen 8400mAh Dual USB Port External Battery Pack Power Bank Backup Charger with Built-In Flashlight for Smart phones, Android Phones, iPad mini, iPhone 5 (Lightning adapters not included), iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S4, S3, S2, HTC One X / V / S, Sensation, EVO, Nokia Lumia 920 N9, Motorola Razr, Blackberry Z10, Sony Xperia Z, Google Nexus 4 and More

4.0 out of 5 stars Cheap, solid, effective - great external battery pack, 13 Jun. 2013
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I've had a bunch of external batteries for devices in the last few years - this is the highest capacity one I've used and also one of the cheapest. It's solidly built, charges quickly, has high capacity and charges via microUSB - just about perfect.

EDIT a few months later and two of the LED indicators have gone - still a great battery pack and UNDOCUMENTED FEATURE there's an LED torch built in if you double click the on button!


Complete 30 Piece Professional Screwdriver Set for Apple MacBook Pro
Complete 30 Piece Professional Screwdriver Set for Apple MacBook Pro
Offered by Precision Direct
Price: £19.99

7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars NOT suitable for any macbook pro - missing the most important piece, 30 Jan. 2013
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THis is incorrectly described - it does not include the correct size of pentalobe screwdriver to open the retina macbook pro or macbook airs from the last two years (1.2mm; this only includes a 1.5mm). You could argue that I should have checked - however, it clearly states in the description that it contains every tool necessary to open ANY macbook; I have two different macbooks here that it won't open. Will probably keep it for other applications - but I'm really irritated as this has caused me a real inconvenience. Seems reasonably well made I suppose, but is misleadingly described.


Confessions of a Mad Man
Confessions of a Mad Man
Price: £3.71

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Poorly written, 14 Nov. 2011
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If there is a point this book hopes to make, it is lost in the indecipherable English and appalling grammar. In all the author's years in advertising, I assume he must have worked with at least a few decent copywriters and editors - even an average one of either would have made this book more readable. I know the egotism is the point - but the inarticulacy gets in the way.


The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves
The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves
by Matt Ridley
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £18.95

34 of 90 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Unqualified, 24 Jun. 2010
Can someone please explain to me why we should give the author any credence, when he
A: presided over the Northern Rock collapse, causing the first bank run in many, many years
B: accepted a huge bailout from the very governments he decries
C: relies, for his scientific 'evidence' of growing polar bear populations, on word-of-mouth report from polar bear hunters and not scientific studies?

Before you praise this book, please do a little research into the author's credentials.
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0 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Not as good as it claims to be, 31 May 2009
Put very simply, this razor just doesn't get as close as any razor I've used in the last 15 years. I have to shave twice a day with this product. Really disappointing product - will go back to my Mach 3 and Philishave.


Werewolves of Millers Hollow
Werewolves of Millers Hollow
Offered by Buy-For-Less-Online
Price: £7.32

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great fun for big groups after dinner, 16 Dec. 2008
= Durability:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars  = Educational:3.0 out of 5 stars 
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We ended up playing this in the small hours on a stag do recently, after a few bottles of wine. The fact that we were sitting around a fire outdoors made it all the more fun, and actually just a little bit spooky - the premise of the game being that the werewolves secretly murder the villagers, one by one, until and unless they are caught.

The game itself is like a sophisticated wink murder - but it's very well balanced, and has a few wild cards that make the gameplay that much more interesting. It also gives an interesting insight into human behaviour, with an element of accusation, double-cross, self-defence, and sleight of hand.

Great fun - if you've a large group of people who want to do something after dinner, this is a brilliant use of £8. I wish we had had it to hand last week, so I've just ordered one for Christmas - brilliant thing to follow the gammon and stilton on boxing day!


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