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Betron B750s Earphones Headphones, High Definition, in-ear, Tangle Free, Noise Isolating , HEAVY DEEP BASS for iPhone, iPod, iPad, MP3 Players, Samsung Galaxy, Nokia, HTC, Nexus, BlackBerry etc (Black)
Betron B750s Earphones Headphones, High Definition, in-ear, Tangle Free, Noise Isolating , HEAVY DEEP BASS for iPhone, iPod, iPad, MP3 Players, Samsung Galaxy, Nokia, HTC, Nexus, BlackBerry etc (Black)
Offered by Betron Limited ( VAT Registered)
Price: £22.99

5.0 out of 5 stars quality headphones, 16 Feb. 2015
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Better quality sound than cheaper equivalents, and the inclusion of the microphone differentiates the headphones from others, would buy again.


5'' Android 4.0 3G tablet smart phone MTK6575 Cortex A9 1GHz CPU dual SIM dual standby WIFI GPS Star N8000 Flash player 11, new google play store (black, white, pink)
5'' Android 4.0 3G tablet smart phone MTK6575 Cortex A9 1GHz CPU dual SIM dual standby WIFI GPS Star N8000 Flash player 11, new google play store (black, white, pink)

13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great smartphone at low price, 22 Aug. 2012
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Purchased (from Dracotek) with reassurance given previous glowing reviews. The phone arrived in six working days from China, then I installed a giffgaff sim and a 32Gb microsd card. GiffGaff sent a configuration message with apn details etc which seemed to setup the phone for use right away.

Comments
-large clear screen with bright colours
-uses usb charger
-not convinced I am taking the back off correctly as there is no guide, however I pop out the cover one corner at a time starting at the notch near the camera end
-call quality is clear (first call was at top of 916m mountain in strong winds!)
-fast, could play streaming video content over 3G connection
-arrives with screen protector fitted, additional battery and other accessories as stated.
-interacts fine with ubuntu 10.04 pc (via bluetooth/usb)
-battery life approaching 40 hours though that will depend on usage
-google play seems installed ok and can install apps
-sound output seems good, however the supplied headphones create distortion so I used another set from an old phone
-camera can take good pictures, but a dedicated camera is still better
-its too big to store a shirt pocket :)
-the supplied manual isn't useful, however people already familar with android should have no problem
-unlike some review experiences, I have been able to use the phone whilst it is charging

I have been skeptical of budget smartphones in the past but the n8000 is exceptional, given the price. The only downsides are that some users might find it too big or newcomers to smartphones might need some help with settings and usage due to the basic manual supplied.


Jakarta Struts Pocket Reference
Jakarta Struts Pocket Reference
by Chuck Cavaness
Edition: Paperback
Price: £6.50

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars one of the best for struts, 22 Mar. 2005
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I found moving onto struts challenging - there seemed to be so many configuration and attribute options.
This pocket reference, while hardy a source of detailed end to end examples, illustrates and explains a lot about the struts framework - more so than some of the 500 page + efforts on the same topic. Of the four books on struts I have, I use this the most.
However don't expect to pick this up and be able to learn struts - you will need examples from web or an overview from another book.


Pro Jakarta Struts
Pro Jakarta Struts
by John Carnell
Edition: Paperback
Price: £39.50

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars not just struts, 22 Mar. 2005
This review is from: Pro Jakarta Struts (Paperback)
I found the struts framework difficult to get into so I picked up four struts books.
Pro Struts covers a lot of material. The introduction to struts was fine but I found myself looking elsewhere to do everything non trivial.
The difficulty is that rather than focus on struts, the book also looks at Object Relational Bridge and other technologies. It is trying to give you end to end knowledge but fails to go into adequate depth.
Design patterns/ or anti patterns are overly emphasised too. This is useful context but there seems to be a desire on the part of the authors to illustrate these in detail rather than the solutions.
This review appears fairly negative, but the book does give you a broader view than struts. However if you are an end to end developer who hasn't touched any other docs you will be left wondering how to include CSS styles and a number of other basic tasks.
In summary, good overview, poor detail. There are some errors in printed codes in the book (most have this though!) and I should point out I have not looked at the sample application which is available by download (there is no CD).


Battle Zone Normandy
Battle Zone Normandy
by Lloyd Clark
Edition: Hardcover

3 of 6 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars quite slim, 21 Jun. 2004
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This review is from: Battle Zone Normandy (Hardcover)
The book is fairly small with some content about battlefield tours. On skimming you might be forgiven for thinking half the book is on museums etc.
The book is split into two sections - history and tours, with the second section reflecting on a specific area today and describing the action that took place in 1944.
All in all I found it fairly lightweight and disliked the tourism section. If you are after some information for a potential visit to Normandy with a slant on Commonwealth operations it might be just what you are looking for..


Bo Selecta's Proper Crimbo [DVD]
Bo Selecta's Proper Crimbo [DVD]
Dvd ~ Bo Selecta
Offered by marxwax
Price: £4.76

2 of 15 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars awful, 12 Dec. 2003
One of those joke products that will undoubtably sell thousands but firmly deserves to be in the pit with all these other novelty products. The DVD will be useful as a placemat if you run out of AOL or Freeserve CDs.
Ok the start is slightly funny, but it quickly degenerates into an excessive celebrity sing along.


Goldfrapp: Strict Machine [DVD]
Goldfrapp: Strict Machine [DVD]
Dvd ~ Goldfrapp
Offered by rbmbooks
Price: £20.74

44 of 50 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars no strict machine video, 15 Nov. 2003
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Note that this DVD does NOT contain the strict machine video! I was very disappointed. This item is really for Goldfrapp completists, who would like another Strict Machine remix and two live songs (one of which is a video of a live performance of Lovely Head).


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