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TECOOL® Ultra Slim Multi Colors Plastic Hard Case Cover with TECOOL® Mouse Pad for MacBook Pro 15" 15.4" With Retina Display Model: A1398(Red)
TECOOL® Ultra Slim Multi Colors Plastic Hard Case Cover with TECOOL® Mouse Pad for MacBook Pro 15" 15.4" With Retina Display Model: A1398(Red)
Offered by Green shop
Price: £48.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Seemed good for a while then fell apart, 10 May 2015
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This case worked and looked great for the first month or so with a very smooth surface and slightly raised non-slip feet. However it then started falling apart! First off the feet started going, which are stuck on with very poor glue, then the clips around the edges of the case one by one. The bottom half of the case now just falls of the laptop and is functionally useless!

I wouldn't consider myself a particularly heady user so if you're doing anything more than protecting your laptop on your desk and occasionally in a bag look elsewhere, this is not the case for you!


Russell Hobbs 19720 15-Bar Pump Espresso Machine - Black
Russell Hobbs 19720 15-Bar Pump Espresso Machine - Black
Price: £45.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Worked fantastically for just over a year, then the ..., 8 Mar. 2015
Worked fantastically for just over a year, then the seal failed and now the machine leaks coffee ground into the coffee.


Fast USB 3.0 Single Slot SD, SDHC, SDXC Card Reader / Writer
Fast USB 3.0 Single Slot SD, SDHC, SDXC Card Reader / Writer

4.0 out of 5 stars No MicroSD, 17 Nov. 2014
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No support for MicroSD which is a shame, however it is a very fast reader if you have modern SDHC cards!


6x Savvies SU75 UltraClear Screen Protector for Pebble Smartwatch
6x Savvies SU75 UltraClear Screen Protector for Pebble Smartwatch
Offered by protectionfilms24-com
Price: £1.45

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Falls Off, Nowhere Near Sticky Enough, Do Not Buy!, 17 Nov. 2014
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As others have said, this plastic is no where near sticky enough.

On my second go, to ensure I wasn't doing anything wrong. I polished my pebble with a microfibre cloth before applying the protective plastic, ensuring it was well applied by pushing down the corners every five minutes or so with the cloth for around half an hour. Having left the watch sat on the table, the edges have already peeled themselves off and I'm sure the rest of the screen protector will follow suit shortly, see the attached photo.

The key issue here appears to be the Pebble's curved watch face, which the protector is having issue sticking to, it either needs more 'glue' or to be shorter so it's not trying to stick on the curve.

Additionally, as the protectors are shipped in a standard envelope half of mine arrived bent having been damaged in the post & and had to throw them away. The testing detailed above was done with undamaged protectors.
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BW® Wireless HD 960P 1.3 Megapixel P2P IP Security Camera - PTZ, IR Cut, Night Vision, H.264 Video Compression&1280x960 HD Resolution Pan of 355 Degree Horizontal and Tilt of 120 Degrees
BW® Wireless HD 960P 1.3 Megapixel P2P IP Security Camera - PTZ, IR Cut, Night Vision, H.264 Video Compression&1280x960 HD Resolution Pan of 355 Degree Horizontal and Tilt of 120 Degrees
Offered by BW Corp
Price: £49.96

3.0 out of 5 stars Only for tech savy users, 12 Sept. 2014
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So overall, as indicated by the three stars "its ok".

This is a rebranded Dericam H502W and luckily you can upgrade the firmware on it to the latest copy from the Dericam website.

= Setup
To 'find' the camera on the network you need to do an IP scan of your network, they include Windows software for this but equivalents are relatively easy to find for Unix/OS X. Interestingly, my camera was not available on port 80 (http) and I had to use :81 in order for it to work. This is bound to confuse less tech savy users!

After finding the camera's IP (on a ethernet cable), it was relatively easy to log into the admin panel and setup the wifi. You can simply search for wifi networks and then enter the login details, though I did have some trouble getting the camera on a static IP.

= Camera
The camera itself, is surprisingly good quality, you can connect to it by IP or with generic iPhone or Android apps that support P2P IP cameras. Audio and microphone support appears to be Internet Explorer only however.

Unlike the product description, my IP camera does not have an inbuilt speaker, it looks like it needs to be plugged into an external speaker for the voice feature to work.

= Delivery
Item came from China, as you can probably predict based on the one month delivery estimate, it was very poorly packaged (in the products box wrapped in paper) and had clearly been opened by someone along the way (my box came with the packaging half on and with big knife marks down the side.


Spiderex Aerosol Spray
Spiderex Aerosol Spray
Price: £9.95

3.0 out of 5 stars Seems to work well, but do not use year computer screens, 13 Aug. 2014
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This anti spider spray appears to be affective (and it doesn't have a picture of a spider on the tin), but it comes with one major caveat, do not use it near computer monitors or laptop screens, a few weeks ago I noticed my laptop screen had become fuzzy, with apparent damage to the protective layer on the LCD screen, after a week or so of trying to track down what might have caused this damage I have found this spider spray to be the culprit!

So #1 it appears to work well and wards off spiders, #2 do not use it near computers!


Kingfisher OUTBBQ2 Portable Barrel BBQ
Kingfisher OUTBBQ2 Portable Barrel BBQ
Offered by Bargin Billies
Price: £19.95

2.0 out of 5 stars It works, but it's not great., 8 July 2014
My parcel was sent via Yodel, which arrived over a week late with big dents on the box and a big dent in the top of the BBQ, I can only assume they don't look after their parcels.

The BBQ itself works, but feels very flimsy and off balance, when filling it up with coal, it fell over backwards asht ecenter of gravity appears to be off, not ideal when it's full of hot coals.

The flaps to let air in and out don't really function properly you can't rotate them without the bolt coming loose and it flapping shut, we've had to tighten them in the open position and leave them there.

My advice, look for a company who chooses a better delivery company and possibly look elsewhere for the BBQ unless you are looking for something almost on par with a disposable BBQ.


Introducing Organizational Behaviour and Management
Introducing Organizational Behaviour and Management
by Knights Willmott
Edition: Paperback
Price: £29.99

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Not "Introducing Organizational Behaviour and Management", 4 Jan. 2014
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Please be aware that unlike the title and picture show this is not "Introducing Organizational Behaviour and Management" by David Knights (Author), Hugh Willmott (Author) it as an adaptation for UWE.

If you are not from UWE this is probably not the book you are looking for!


Speck SeeThru Satin Hard Shell Case Cover for 15 inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display - Black
Speck SeeThru Satin Hard Shell Case Cover for 15 inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display - Black
Offered by Deals Of The House UK
Price: £36.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good quality case, poor customer service, 23 Sept. 2013
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I received this case in an apparently used condition, the back of the case had several deep scratches in it (as people have noted in other reviews).
The rest of the case however is very good quality, it clips onto the laptop securely and does a great job of protecting it.

After receiving a replacement with more scratches from the supplier I decided to keep it rather than returning it.
Having used the case for a few months now, it certainly scratches easily but protects the laptop wel despite several bumps and knocks.

The only downside to the actual product is that one of the two clips that hold it onto the bottom of the laptop broke off and the other is on its way.
It still holds well to the bottom of the case, so this isn't much of a problem.


New Trent Power Rock Case with Extended Rechargeable Battery Juice Case 2100mAh for IPHONE 4 4S (IMP210B/NT210B)
New Trent Power Rock Case with Extended Rechargeable Battery Juice Case 2100mAh for IPHONE 4 4S (IMP210B/NT210B)

4.0 out of 5 stars "If you need longer battery life this is a great solution for you!", 19 Nov. 2012
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I've been using this case for slightly under a week so far, here are my conclusions.

I've found there are two different ways to "use" the case, you can either charge up the case (and your iPhone) and then leave the case on (default) or you can turn the case off after charging and then turn on the case when needed.

Before using this case I'd find that my phone (after a day of "normal use) was at around 20/30% after a day at work.

Using the first method, where the case is on from when the phone is charged the phone stays at 100% (charging but full) till around 3pm with normal use. It then drains till about 80% by the end of the day, so I could easily get two full days uses out of it.

Using the second method (where you have to turn the case off in the morning) the phone is at around 30% by the end of the day, I could then turn on the case and got to bed (instead of plugging it in) and charge the phone to around 95% (and once 100%) overnight with no usage.

Over all it doubles the life of the iPhone (allowing 100% to be reached twice) and would be great for use where you don't have a charger or your phone would be used heavily.

On the disadvantages side, it does make the phone quite big and definitely adds quite a lot of weight (feels like 1.5x the normal weight), the height of the phone with case is around the height of the iPhone 5 (an extra 1.5 compared to a "naked" iPhone). For me however the main thing you notice is the thickness, adding an extra half cm or so to the phone.

Also when the phone hits 100% and the battery is on the battery continues "charging" and draining it's level, it would be great if it could turn off once it hit a threshold so the battery would last longer.

In Summary:
=Pros
Smaller than other battery cases
Nice fit to the iPhone 4/4s
Doubles the battery life of the iPhone with normal use
Easy to see battery level
Can toggle the charging on and off

=Cons
Defaults to On
Makes phone big
Keeps charging the iPhone after 100%

=Ideas for Improvement
Have a lip on the edge of the case to protect the screen
Allow charging of other devices from the case (e.g. an iPad) - being able to use my phone as a portable battery would be awesome!
Have the charging pause when the phone hits 100%

In summary I'd give the case 4/5, and fantastic compared to other iPhone cases, if you need an extra battery this is a great solution for you!


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