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Charging Station Dock, Docking Station, Amir® Holder Cradle for Apple Watch & iPhone, Aluminum Made Docking Station Charger For all iWatch & all smartphone (iPhone 4S/ 5/ 5S/ 5C/ SE/ 6/ 6S/ 6 Plus, iWatch BASIC/ SPORT/ EDITION Model) & (2-in-1 New Release)
Charging Station Dock, Docking Station, Amir® Holder Cradle for Apple Watch & iPhone, Aluminum Made Docking Station Charger For all iWatch & all smartphone (iPhone 4S/ 5/ 5S/ 5C/ SE/ 6/ 6S/ 6 Plus, iWatch BASIC/ SPORT/ EDITION Model) & (2-in-1 New Release)
Offered by Amir UK
Price: £20.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Waste of money, 28 Feb. 2016
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Waste of money. Looking at the picture you expect this to keep the cables tidy, it doesn't. Plug the charging cable into your iPhone and it doesn't fit. This thing is not fit for purpose. Pay a bit more and get something better.
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Satechi F1 Smart Monitor Stand with Four USB Ports and Headphone / Microphone Extension Ports (Black)
Satechi F1 Smart Monitor Stand with Four USB Ports and Headphone / Microphone Extension Ports (Black)
Offered by SATECHI
Price: £39.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars it's now raised to a more comfortable height. Trying to plug a USB device into ..., 24 Sept. 2015
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Can't understand why I didn't buy one of these before now. My iMac is sitting on it, it's now raised to a more comfortable height. Trying to plug a USB device into the iMac involves grappling around the back and trying to find an empty slot. The forward facing USB slots on the stand justify the product on their own.


Macally UNISTRIP2-UK -  4 port USB (2 x 1A, 2 x 2.4A) charger with AC outlet - UK
Macally UNISTRIP2-UK - 4 port USB (2 x 1A, 2 x 2.4A) charger with AC outlet - UK
Offered by dureg Express UK
Price: £21.85

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Super device. Let's you charge your iPhone, 14 Sept. 2015
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Super device. Let's you charge your iPhone, iPad and Kindle all at the same time from the same plug. It also seems to put out a stronger charge because the iPad in particular charges in a much shorter time.


Lexar Professional Multi-Card Dual Slot USB 3.0 (500 MB/s) Memory Card Reader - Black
Lexar Professional Multi-Card Dual Slot USB 3.0 (500 MB/s) Memory Card Reader - Black
Offered by MyMemory
Price: £20.75

4.0 out of 5 stars Superb media reader, 31 Jan. 2014
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This replaced the USB2 version.
I have iMac which has a built in media reader on the back but it's just so inconvenient to get at it when the computer backs onto a wall. Media read is so much more useful, and it reads CF cards as well.


Lexar Professional 32 GB Class 10 UHS-I 400x Speed (60 MB/s) SDHC Flash Memory Card
Lexar Professional 32 GB Class 10 UHS-I 400x Speed (60 MB/s) SDHC Flash Memory Card

5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 31 Jan. 2014
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This card has a huge capacity and is fast.
I primarily bought it because I owned the previous version of Lexar's Image Rescue but it no longer worked because it conflicted with the latest version of my operating system. Lexar wanted 36UK pounds for an upgrade but it came free with the memory card and it cost only 29 UK pounds.
That being said the card is well worth it without the software.


Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5, Upgrade Edition (Mac/PC)
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5, Upgrade Edition (Mac/PC)

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great Piece of software, 9 Nov. 2013
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I bought this because I got fed up with the limitations if Apple's iPhoto. Apple doesn't seem all that interested in upgrading its professional / prosumer software (Aperture, in this case) and Lightroom was on a half price sale …
Lightroom is a professional photographers tool and I'm not one. There are features in there to allow a photographer to isolate a single shoot and quickly identify the duds and the best shots to be sent to a client. There's even a tool to compare the entire shoot and identify the very best shot. There's an awful lot in Lightroom that even the most serious amateur will probably never use. That being said, the editor is superb. I shot a few beach photos in completely the wrong settings. Lightroom recovered them, not my best pictures ever but well worth keeping. If you're serious about photography and have a large photo collection, shoot in RAW then go with Lightroom.


The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Book for Digital Photographers (Voices That Matter)
The Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5 Book for Digital Photographers (Voices That Matter)
by Scott Kelby
Edition: Paperback

16 of 16 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent, 9 Nov. 2013
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I bought Lightroom because I got fed up with the limitations of iPhoto and Apple's Genius didn't convince me Aperture was the way to go, that plus Aperture hasn't been updated in a long time. You have to wonder if Apple is abandoning the high end of the market. At the time Lightroom was on special offer. Anyway I am not a professional photographer. Soctt Kelby is and is book is very much geared towards them.There's a lot in this book, and in Lightroom, that even the serious amateur will probably never use or need. Nevertheless, the book is well written and gets the just the right tone of imparting information without getting bogged down.


HTML, XHTML, and CSS All-in-one Desk Reference For Dummies
HTML, XHTML, and CSS All-in-one Desk Reference For Dummies
by Andy Harris
Edition: Paperback

11 of 11 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars HTML, XHTML and CSS for Dummies, 1 May 2009
A good book.
I bought it because my HTML knowledge is very limited and I needed a bit more to write the help text for some applications I am writing. The help browser is an HTML viewer. I work on Apple Mac's.
This book claims to be platform independent and the author does constantly refer to Apple and Linux however the text is very Windows centric and he spends a lot of time explaining how to use software tools that are only available on Windows. That I found a little annoying.
I admit, for my purposes this volume is a little OTT but nevertheless very readable. It takes from the very basics to in depth in easy stages. For the (non-Windows) bits that were of real interest to me, possibly too basic for the professional, but great for the beginner or intermediate user.
A syntax table would have been useful.


Introducing Adobe Photoshop Elements (Que-Consumer-Other)
Introducing Adobe Photoshop Elements (Que-Consumer-Other)
by Lisa Lee
Edition: Paperback

12 of 13 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Somewhat disappointing., 3 Sept. 2002
I bought this booking hoping to be guided through the steps of impoving digital images and repairing old photographs. Instead I bought a reference manual. Lisa Lee knows her Photoshop Elements, no doubt about it. But it's a really tedious read. She tells you how to apply a fix, but not when you might want to. Breaking up the text with stepped through examples would have helped.
Another major criticism is that practically all the pictures are black and white. She refers to to an image that has had the contrast increased, but you only get the after image, not the before and it's not in colour so the reader has nothing to judge the improvement by.
All that being said, it is a very good reference book. If that's what you need then this is the book for you. If you want a tutorial look elsewhere.


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