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Shatterproof Cycling Glasses / Sunglasses Complete With Five Sets Of UV400 Interchangeable Lenses, Strap And Neoprene Storage Pouch
Shatterproof Cycling Glasses / Sunglasses Complete With Five Sets Of UV400 Interchangeable Lenses, Strap And Neoprene Storage Pouch
Offered by Global Eyewear Limited
Price: £19.99

25 of 25 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great value, 28 Dec. 2010
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Pros:
- 5 interchangeable lenses
- Carrying pouch with clip, with individual sections for lenses
- Comfortable strap
- Good value

Cons:
- Lenses can be difficult to swap as you have to bend the lense

I have been running with the glasses, they are comfortable (soft nose piece is good) and don't shift around much even when sprinting (this is without the strap).

I would thoroughly recommend these glasses.
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Surface Detail
Surface Detail
by Iain M. Banks
Edition: Hardcover

4.0 out of 5 stars Good book, 4 Nov. 2010
This review is from: Surface Detail (Hardcover)
Great book, not his best, but I enjoyed this welcome return to the world of the Culture. Glad to have read two decent Banks books back to back (Transition), I'm hoping he continues his rich vein of form.

One point I wanted to note is that why is everyone up in arms with paying 50p more to obtain the e-book version? I would understand it if the cost was several pounds more, it is a pain that it isn't cheaper, as costs of transportation, printing etc would presumably be less than the cost of conversion etc. I suppose certain publishers would argue that it is the 'convenience' factor that puts a premium on e-books. I feel a bit sorry for Mr Banks and also prospective buyers of this book, as the 1 star 'reviews' are distorting the real score that should be attributed to Surface Detail. I make this comment, as having a Sony e-book reader, I can't even get this on e-book format from the usual Whsmith and Waterstones sites, so would be willing to pay the 50p premium, if my Sony could read the Amazon format!


Sanyo Eneloop AA 8 Pack Batteries HR-3UTGA-8TN - UP to 1500 charging cycles -  LIMITED EDITION!
Sanyo Eneloop AA 8 Pack Batteries HR-3UTGA-8TN - UP to 1500 charging cycles - LIMITED EDITION!

5.0 out of 5 stars Last longer than my Uniross batteries, 2 Oct. 2010
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Used in my motion sensing front door light. With the Eneloops, the light keeps its charge whilst not in use, which is what it says on the tin. Has lasted 3-4 weeks now without any visible deteriation in light output, so already better than some older Uniross NiMH batteries I was using before. Colours are a nice touch.


Cherry eVolution STREAM Corded MultiMedia Keyboard Black
Cherry eVolution STREAM Corded MultiMedia Keyboard Black
Offered by Saverstore
Price: £23.10

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Nice keyboard, 16 May 2009
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The keyboard is very slim and has a surprisingly weighty feel compared to my old keyboard, it seems very well built, the keys have a nice response and are quiet. The media controls can be useful, particularly the mute and play/pause (works on Windows media player and GOM Player, but doesn't seem to work on VLC media and DivX player). Not much more to say really, since it is simply a keyboard that works well, especially for the price.


Matter
Matter
by Iain M. Banks
Edition: Paperback
Price: £6.29

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars So so, 26 Feb. 2009
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This review is from: Matter (Paperback)
I've read all of Banks sci-fi novels and many of his fiction works. Matter unfortunately fails to live up to his earlier books.

There is too much detail about the non-culture inhabitants of the Shellworld, too little of the Culture, it is overly detailed in irrelevant areas and doesn't developed the slower parts of the book in order to justify the limited pace. The end is then too quick. However, although there are criticisms, the books is still readable and I generally enjoyed the ride.

To reach his earlier standards I think Banks needs to take a break, go travelling or something, read his earlier books and start afresh.


Descent of Angels (The Horus Heresy)
Descent of Angels (The Horus Heresy)
by Mitchel Scanlon
Edition: Mass Market Paperback

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good early start hampered by limited ending, 23 Oct. 2007
I grabbed this off the shelves in a high street bookstore, having eagerly awaited the next instalment in the Horus Heresy since Fulgrim.
The story begins on Caliban and details the story of a young warrior and how his fate ends up being intertwined with Lion El'Johnson, Primarch of the Dark Angels. The pace of the book, the description of the characters and the general story stands up to the rest of the series. However, on reaching the end of the book, I felt as if there should have been another hundred pages.
The Horus Heresy is about the might of the imperium and its betrayal by many of its protectors. In Descent of Angels, we learn of the beginnings and the might of the Dark Angels and that's about it, it should have been named 'Descent of Angels - Part 1'.
I now hope that this story is appropriately continued in the next book in the series, as I did enjoy reading the book.
(4 stars for most of the book, 2 stars for not having a decent ending and leaving it for the next instalment)


Sennheiser CX300-B High Quality Stereo Ear-Canal Headphones - Black
Sennheiser CX300-B High Quality Stereo Ear-Canal Headphones - Black

9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great set of headphones., 7 May 2006
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I have had these for a few weeks now and they are great. I replaced my similarly styled Panasonic in ear headphones with the CX300s and definitely noticed the difference. I felt more immersed in the sound, with the headphones providing a greater general listening experience and more warmth to my music (probably because of the enhanced bass). The fit is snug, but not uncomfortable and the design is very stylish.

Only a couple of minor points about the headphones i) a lack of volume control ii) noise reduction could be a little bit better. Although, neither of these points detract from me recommending these headphones.


Spider-Man 2 (PSP)
Spider-Man 2 (PSP)

2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Good, but short., 2 Sept. 2005
This review is from: Spider-Man 2 (PSP) (Video Game)
This game has great graphics, pretty good game play and lots of story. The game follows the Spiderman 2 plot, but with added bad guys from the comic e.g. Rhino. The game play is relatively simple, kicks and punches to kill your enemies, web to sling around and you can use it against the bad guys. I just love using Spiderman's web to pick enemies up and swing them round and round and then let go... BUT the game is pretty short and you can't explore the city as mentioned in the manufacturer's description, also the load up time in between levels can be slow.
All in all a reasonably decent game, but needs to be longer.


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