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[Upgraded Version]Anker® USB 3.0 4-Slot Card Reader with Built-in 0.4ft Cable for SDXC, SDHC, SD, CF, High-Speed CF (UDMA), MS, Micro SDXC, Micro SDHC, Micro SD Cards [Support UHS-I Cards]
[Upgraded Version]Anker® USB 3.0 4-Slot Card Reader with Built-in 0.4ft Cable for SDXC, SDHC, SD, CF, High-Speed CF (UDMA), MS, Micro SDXC, Micro SDHC, Micro SD Cards [Support UHS-I Cards]
Offered by AnkerDirect
Price: £19.99


KKmoon Portable Digital Anemometer Handheld large screen LCD Electronic Wind Speed Air Volume Measuring Meter with Backlight for industrial, home, outdoor use
KKmoon Portable Digital Anemometer Handheld large screen LCD Electronic Wind Speed Air Volume Measuring Meter with Backlight for industrial, home, outdoor use


Snapchat: The Ultimate Insider Tips & Secrets Guidebook (Snapchat Guide- Snapchat App- How to use Social Media)
Snapchat: The Ultimate Insider Tips & Secrets Guidebook (Snapchat Guide- Snapchat App- How to use Social Media)
by Neo Monefa
Edition: Paperback
Price: £13.19

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Don't waste your money, 29 Mar. 2016
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Over £13 for a 34 page (including contents and other filler) glorified pamphlet with large text advertising SnapChat. I feel completely ripped off. Don't waste your money.


1Byone Easy Chime Wireless Doorbell Door Chime Kit - Black
1Byone Easy Chime Wireless Doorbell Door Chime Kit - Black
Price: £11.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars and switching to a mains powered receiver (TeckNet® Twin Mains Plug-in Wireless Cordless Doorbell Door Chime at 500-feet Range w, 20 Mar. 2016
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I've gone through three of these units in a year before giving up, and switching to a mains powered receiver (TeckNet® Twin Mains Plug-in Wireless Cordless Doorbell Door Chime at 500-feet Range with 52 Chimes) although 1byone also do a mains-powered receiver version which is the one I would recommend anyone considering this one go for.

You need a doorbell to ring. This one seems to be totally random whether it wants to ring or not - and I say that having bought the unit three times over the last year or so. You test it and it's fine. Then you miss a delivery and discover it's not working, shake it about a bit and it starts working. It's either very unreliable or very heavy on batteries (whether in the transmitter or receiver I'm not sure since I typically end up replacing both trying to fix the underlying problem of it not ringing when it should).

My reason for giving it just one star are not just the fact it's unreliable but also that the catch is so flimsy when you need to change batteries (it uses one of those flat coin-like batteries). I broke the first one just trying to open it. It seems to guzzle batteries and has this ridiculous "very thin rubber band" sealant around the unit that seems to come undone and be hard to refit every time.

I would strongly recommend anybody considering this unit buy the mains-powered receiver version instead. Or ideally buy the one with two receiver versions (I changed brand and went with TeckNet® Twin Mains Plug-in Wireless Cordless Doorbell Door Chime at 500-feet Range with 52 Chimes) - that way if you are some way away from your front door you can install two units - one for yourself eg upstairs in the house, the other near the doorbell so the person ringing knows the doorbell is working.

But the bottom line is the doorbell was just completely unreliable for its intended function. Hoping my replacement unit from another company fares better.


TeckNet Twin Mains Plug-in Wireless Cordless Doorbell Door Chime at 500-feet Range with 52 Chimes
TeckNet Twin Mains Plug-in Wireless Cordless Doorbell Door Chime at 500-feet Range with 52 Chimes
Offered by Hippidion.Store
Price: £19.99

5.0 out of 5 stars only to have all of them prove pretty useless (stopped working, 20 Mar. 2016
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Having purchased three wireless doorbells (labelled By One), only to have all of them prove pretty useless (stopped working, intermittently don't ring etc) I decided to try another brand. It's early days, but initial impressions are this is much better value for money. The fact you get two door receiveers (one for near the door so the person ringing the bell can hear it, another for upstairs so I can hear it) is a big plus - as is the fact that the receivers both plug into the mains. Previous units were a nightmare because they required watch batteries to be installed inside a case with a very fragile clip/unclip mechanism. The doorbell itself does require a battery, and unfortunately it's not a standard one - it's an A23 which is like an AAA that's been cut in half. However, although the supplied instructions say a battery isn't included one WAS included in my package, together with a custom double-sided strip and rawl plugs and screws, so it was fitted and working (I just used the double-sided sticky strip) within seconds.

Iniitial impressions very favourable. Time will tell if I've been overly generous in awarding this five stars.


The Charlie Chaplin Archives
The Charlie Chaplin Archives
by -
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £87.75

5.0 out of 5 stars Taschen always do a great job on their "not so much a coffee table ..., 9 Jan. 2016
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Taschen always do a great job on their "not so much a coffee table book as a book that could replace your coffee table" volumes. This one is no exception


Black, Silver & Gold Happy New Year Star String Decorations x 6
Black, Silver & Gold Happy New Year Star String Decorations x 6
Offered by Dazzle The Party Store
Price: £2.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 9 Jan. 2016
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Very long and shiny and made the venue look great for New Year's eve.


Rockschool Band Based Keys Debut 2009 (Book & CD)
Rockschool Band Based Keys Debut 2009 (Book & CD)
by Rockschool
Edition: Paperback
Price: £13.99

3.0 out of 5 stars This is not a tuition book but a rather over-priced ..., 9 Jan. 2016
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This is not a tuition book but a rather over-priced book you have to buy to take the Rockschool debut exam. It's disappointing that the main selling point of this book is that it helps prepare you for the exams by including a CD of the tracks you'll need to play along to in the exam. The book lists 15 tracks on the CD, but it has only 14. The backing track for the "Improvisation and Interpretation" section of the exam is listed but doesn't exist on the CD.


Film Review 2014- 2015 (70th edition)
Film Review 2014- 2015 (70th edition)
by Michael Darvell
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £16.58

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Another excellent annual, but sadly the last., 26 Nov. 2015
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Love this annual review (have every issue since the first one in the 1940s) so it's sad to read this is to be the last one ever. Nice short reviews of pretty much all the films released last year, with other articles of interest. It will be missed - reading reviews online isn't the same thing.


Won't Get Fooled Again (Original Album Version)
Won't Get Fooled Again (Original Album Version)
Price: £0.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Disappointed to find the bit rate on this MP3 is ..., 6 Nov. 2015
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Disappointed to find the bit rate on this MP3 is only 250kbps. 320kbps is generally considered the minimum acceptable quality for tracks that need to be played at high quality. I won't be buying MP3s from Amazon again. I'll stick to CDs and rip them myself at better audio quality


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