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Adonit Jot Pro Fine Point Stylus for iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPhone, & Kindle Fire - Gun Metal
Adonit Jot Pro Fine Point Stylus for iPad, iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPhone, & Kindle Fire - Gun Metal
Price: £23.44

4.0 out of 5 stars good for accuracy, bad for storage, 7 Oct 2013
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this is by some way the best stylus I've bought for my i-things, it is particularly good for note-taking apps (the reason I bought it) and has both the feel and appearance of a really well-built piece of engineering. It was more expensive than the usual rubber-tipped styli, which I think is justified, but I'm concerned as it has no clip that its only a matter of time before I lose it. The advertising makes much of its magnetism for storing with the ipad however this does not work on the ipad mini and is in any case impractical when you fold away your device to travel. If adonit sold a clip to add to it.....then it would be a 5-star item in my view


Logitech Keyboard Folio for iPad Mini - Mystic Blue
Logitech Keyboard Folio for iPad Mini - Mystic Blue
Offered by Direct savings
Price: £55.99

4.0 out of 5 stars surprisingly heavy, 7 Oct 2013
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this folio is (from the reviews I read) probably one of the best on the market, and the protection offered to the ipad seems very good. The connection is (generally) quick and fast although in common with all bluetooth ipad devices is occasionally not usable on some web-sites (I think this is an iOS issue rather than a keyboard one). I was surprised however at how much heavier it makes the ipad to carry around (approx doubles the weight I think) - If this might be an issue then be aware, otherwise this does the job very well and turns the ipad mini into a cut down lap-top. As with all smaller keyboards there is a bit of function+shift+button key pressing to be undertaken for less used keys.


BVLGARI Mon Jasmin Noir L'Eau Exquise Eau de Toilette Spray 75ml
BVLGARI Mon Jasmin Noir L'Eau Exquise Eau de Toilette Spray 75ml
Offered by Online Beauty Buys
Price: £43.90

5.0 out of 5 stars favourite perfume, 4 Aug 2013
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bought for my daughter - she loves it!
not easy to pickup in the highstreets though so good to get on line


Wool (Wool Trilogy 1)
Wool (Wool Trilogy 1)
Price: £3.49

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars meh, 23 July 2013
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this novel has had rave reviews and enjoys almost a cult following

the story line is (fairly) original and the book has enough interesting insights to make me want to read the others in the series, (particularly shift the "prequel") but it did not grab me in the way that, for example, an Iain M Banks or Alastair Reynolds does.

summary
good but not great


Kingston Technology 32 GB USB 2.0 DataTraveler SE9H Flash Drive with Metal Casing
Kingston Technology 32 GB USB 2.0 DataTraveler SE9H Flash Drive with Metal Casing
Price: £10.11

5.0 out of 5 stars Both my biggest and smallest USB stick, 1 July 2013
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Rugged with as much storage for work as the hard drive on my laptop in a form factor that fits onto my keyring without any hassle - The true test of such a drive is time, but after a couple of months I couldn't be happier!


Blue Remembered Earth (Poseidons Children 1)
Blue Remembered Earth (Poseidons Children 1)
Price: £1.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Bursting with ideas, a great & bold narrative let down by incomplete characters and the occasional implausible plot device., 20 Feb 2013
A novel that combines Africa, elephants, future politics, cross-species assisted telepathy, artificial intelligence, self-evolving machinery, sub-aquatic human life with body-morphing adjustments, alien visitation, trans-universe space travel, a core "secret technology" and much more within a highly readable narrative thread is no small feat. Having enjoyed all of Alistair Reynolds previous s/f output, I was worried as this story felt very different initially, and does not require the reader to have any knowledge of his previous work, but I didn't need to be concerned, as the narrative pace is fast and the ideas original making for a satisfying read. Over time the "privelidged family dynasty" device becomes irritatingly central to the plot, and occasionally implausibly so, although the pressure of multiple startling and diverse new ideas is a common theme with his previous work which distracts from this minor irritation. Otherwise, the only shortcoming really (especially as this is touted as the first of a series of novels) is the rather weak character descriptions of the main protagonists, the best of which was reserved for someone who is not actually part of the action, but is imagined through computer models of her past self. It is thus unclear if the family dynasty approach of this novel will support a series. However this book stands alone as a carefully planned and thought-provoking story, which leaves the reader with much to ponder. Highly recommended.


Samsonite B - Lite Fresh 2 - Roll Cabin Trolley 50 Cm, electric blue
Samsonite B - Lite Fresh 2 - Roll Cabin Trolley 50 Cm, electric blue

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars tough, light, smart and practical, 12 July 2012
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Bought as a "weekend bag" for 2-3 day trips involving air travel, although relatively expensive, this is a good value purchase. I'm pretty sure this bag is compatible with almost ALL carry-on regulations for airlines (even the stricter ones) and because its so light allows you to pack pretty much everything you might want to take. After about 10 such trips the case still looks nearly pristine and is (by some distance) the best piece of luggage I've purchased. Strongly recommend and I plan to save up for the larger case for going in the hold on longer trips too


2x Black Silicone Anti-dust Protective Cap Plug for Samsung Galaxy, tab
2x Black Silicone Anti-dust Protective Cap Plug for Samsung Galaxy, tab
Offered by CamRepublic
Price: £4.85

4.0 out of 5 stars easy come easy go, 12 July 2012
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these little dust plugs are a good idea if you routinely slide your iPhone into a pocket without a cover, as the holes are amazing fluff magnets!
The covers do their job well but obviously need to be removed if charging or using headphones - having nowhere to put them they are amazingly easy to lose (2 pairs lasted me 3 weeks) at their price however regular replacement will not break the bank


GMYLE® Black Frosted Matte Rubber Coated See Thru Hard Shell Clip Snap On Case Skin Cover for Apple 13.3" inches Macbook Pro Aluminum Unibody - With TPU Transparent Protective Keyboard Cover - 2 in 1 - (not fit for 13 Macbook Pro with Retina display)
GMYLE® Black Frosted Matte Rubber Coated See Thru Hard Shell Clip Snap On Case Skin Cover for Apple 13.3" inches Macbook Pro Aluminum Unibody - With TPU Transparent Protective Keyboard Cover - 2 in 1 - (not fit for 13 Macbook Pro with Retina display)
Offered by Clever Gadgets
Price: £10.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Macbook Clip on Cover, 12 July 2012
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I'm not entirely sure where the 'rubberised' of the title comes from - its a plastic cover which has slightly softer 'feet' on the base for grip. Fitting is simple and despite fairly regular use over a month or so neither base or top has as yet been dislodged. Translucent plastic means that everyone still knows you're using a mac (if that's important to you) and the snug fit means that the slick lines of the macbook are not completely disguised by the cover


Kuzy - UK/EU CLEAR Keyboard Cover Silicone Skin for MacBook Pro 13" 15" 17" Aluminum Unibody fits MacBook with or w/out Retina Display / Macbook Air 13 / MacBook White (European/ISO Keyboard Layout)
Kuzy - UK/EU CLEAR Keyboard Cover Silicone Skin for MacBook Pro 13" 15" 17" Aluminum Unibody fits MacBook with or w/out Retina Display / Macbook Air 13 / MacBook White (European/ISO Keyboard Layout)
Offered by Kuzy (ships from USA)
Price: £2.20

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars what it says on the cover, 12 July 2012
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This keyboard cover fits well into the depression in the laptop base containing the keyboard - the fit is excellent and snug so that typing is barely affected (at least for a point and push typist like myself. Touch typists might be limited by it, although if deired it is exceedingly simple to remove, as there are no clips etc, just a good fit


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