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Numatic HVR200A Henry A1 Bagged Cylinder Vacuum Cleaner plus Kit A1, Red/Black
Numatic HVR200A Henry A1 Bagged Cylinder Vacuum Cleaner plus Kit A1, Red/Black

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 1 May 2014
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There's a reason why you see so many cleaners with Henry hoovers. They're amazing and very durable. If you have a lot of carpet in your house I'd strongly suggest buying the red Airo brush head for it. Makes life a lot easier.


HMDX HX-P230GYA-EU Jam Bluetooth Wireless Portable Speaker - Grey
HMDX HX-P230GYA-EU Jam Bluetooth Wireless Portable Speaker - Grey
Price: £16.98

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 1 May 2014
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Much louder than my X-Mini II. Can crank out the bass at full volume without it breaking up at all. Bluetooth is a nice feature but I tend to use it with a 3.5mm cable and the battery life is excellent. Not as portable as an X-Mini but it is a lot louder.


StarTech.com 3 feet Slim 3.5mm to Right Angle Stereo Audio Cable - M/M
StarTech.com 3 feet Slim 3.5mm to Right Angle Stereo Audio Cable - M/M
Offered by Vebox Direct Computing
Price: £2.38

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 1 May 2014
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This is a good cable for the money and is slim enough to fit into the headphone jack on my phone even though I have a plastic case on there.. Haven't had any problems whatsoever with it.


Corsair CA-HS1AEU HS1A Gaming Headset
Corsair CA-HS1AEU HS1A Gaming Headset

1.0 out of 5 stars Terrible, 1 May 2014
I've had this headset for a little over a year and it hasn't had a great deal of use. Here are the problems with it:

* The mic is really bad. Can barely pick up my voice.
* The headphones are not loud enough at all and have a very narrow soundstage.
* The bloody thing just snapped

If you can find this in stock somewhere and are tempted to buy it, have a serious think about it before you do.


Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 21 Days
Sams Teach Yourself SQL in 21 Days
by Ron Plew
Edition: Paperback

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Did anyone proof-read this?!?!?!?, 4 Oct. 2007
I read tiggerinamsterdam's review of this book but thought he was maybe exagerrating the number of typos. He's right - the book is full of them. I've done a bit of SQL before so I managed to notice that the output they give for some of the example queries is totally wrong. I can't believe they managed to even release this book as it obviously hasn't been proof read at all. It's a real pity as the book actually semms to be quite good. Another major problem is that there is no CDROM included that contains the example tables. The authors could have at least given a link to download the tables. Instead, the book has two appendices containing all the code for creating and populating the tables used in the examples (17 pages which would take forever to type manually). A tip is that if you do a web search for "Appendix B. Code Examples to Create Tables" and "Appendix C. Code Examples to Populate Tables" you will be able to view these appendices on the O'Reilly site and copy-and-paste the commands. Be warned though - the code also has typos. For example, I'm using MySQL to do the examples. The first example table "checks" has a column named "check". This is a keyword in MySQL and hence gives you an error. You have to rename it to something like "check1" for the code to work. The other tables I had to change were "hilow" and "convert" before they would work. The values in appendix C to be entered for the "products" table will also give an error (they try to insert alphanumeric values into a numeric column). Hopefully this will help someone out.


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