Mr. R. W. Jewitt

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The Thing (2011) (Blu-ray + Digital Copy) [Region &hellip <b>Blu-ray</b> ~ Mary Elizabeth Winstead
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Picked this up cheap, primarily as I wanted to synch the digital copy via iTunes (for Apple TV).

However, on opening the case I was confronted with a message that the file had to be downloaded by 26/03/2013. It's January. 2014!

If this was food it'd be past its best.

I can't believe this was even advertised as having a "+ Digital Copy" when it doesn't.

Way to go, Amazon
Samsung LE40D550 40-inch Widescreen Full HD 1080p &hellip by Samsung
I bought this as a second TV for our child's play room. It had around 300-350 hours of intermittent use over the last 18 months. One morning it was dead. No power. I changed the fuses and the remote batteries but nothing worked. There's no power button or anything similar on the device so once it goes, it goes. Awful
Facts are Sacred by Simon Rogers
Facts are Sacred by Simon Rogers
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
I purchased this on the back of a Guardian Tech Weekly podcast (12 Apr 2013) in which the author was being interviewed. In this, it was suggested that this book may be a useful 'how to' tool. This is only true to a point in that it talks about the theoretical arguments around data journalism, but it is less an instruction manual than I believed it to be. This misunderstanding was compounded by the lack of internal book preview feature before the purchase. The final chapter does offer some broad observations on data journalism practices, but it's not sustained or detailed.

Nevertheless, this is a beautiful coffee-table book in the style of David McCandless' data visualisations,… Read more

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