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NEWS: Luxury laptop bag hits Apple store

PC World is full of laptop bags, cases and neoprene sleeves – the office equivalent of a rugged, well-worn fleece. It is IT manager heaven but not really the kind of stuff that’s going to stop you looking like an … Continue reading

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NEWS: Astell & Kern 100 music player beats iPhone 5

The small black shell of the AK100 houses hi-fi quality tech that now fits in the palm of your hands. Stripping the best chips from full-size budget hi-fi separates, including the DAC hardware that converts digital sounds to analogue, the … Continue reading

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NEWS: B&O hit headphone market with H3, H6 cans

The UK headphone market hit £226 Miliion last year and has seen explosive growth, particularly in the high-end sector and B&O (like hi-fi rivals B&W, KEF and Onkyo) has seen the opportunity and launched two new models. Both the H3 … Continue reading

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NEWS: The boot that solves your winter problems

There’s a difference between the snowbound streets where you live and the clean city streets where machines take away the snow from the night before. There’s still a problem, however. Leather soled shoes simply won’t cut it on the road … Continue reading

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NEWS: Virgin Active 200 Aldersgate: the tech enabled gym of Olympians

The prospect of a luxury gym is always appealing. A quiet, relaxing spa, five star changing rooms and the latest exercise machines are always on the wish-list of any fitness fan but 200 Aldersgate goes beyond luxury and gives members … Continue reading

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NEWS: Magdalen Chapter hotel: ultimate Devon tech hideaway

Open for just two months, there’s something remarkable about Exeter’s Magdalen Chapter. It’s not the amazing re-styling of an old hospital building, the comprehensive own-brand in room iPad app or the luxury rooms. It’s the fact that it is located … Continue reading

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NEWS: iChic cases beat Apple Smart Covers for style

Tim Cook from Apple recently said that the iPad was ‘replacing pen and paper all over the world’ and while we can’t help think that’s a slight exaggeration, there’s a couple of covers and accessories that make your iPad a … Continue reading

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NEWS: Eccleston Square Hotel creates in-room tech playground

Eccleston Square Hotel is a boutique hotel designed for the business traveller who demands the latest in-room gadgets. From super fast broadband to a 46 inch Panasonic 3D TV with powerful soundbar in every room, it’s an intriguing mix of … Continue reading

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NEWS: Four ways to save the 2012 British summer

Not booked that trip abroad? Shame. Still, why not spend your holiday fund on the latest technology to take you around the country in style. We’re not going to suggest a tech-infused tent but these cutting edge treats work well, … Continue reading

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REVIEW: foxL travel speaker proves that NASA rocks

Dr Godehard Guether was a project manager at NASA, invented the wall speaker, plays piano and has created speakers so stunning, they’ve gone on display at MoMA in New York. He is – like many audiophiles – a fan of … Continue reading

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