The domain google.com was first registered in September 1997? Click here for more facts and figures

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Did you know that the domain google.com was first registered on September 15th, 1997? Or, that Google purchased YouTube in November 2006?

Ever wondered where Apple source its raw materials and components?

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Did you know that there is five companies in Britain which supply materials for the manufacture of Apple devices? David M. Barreda compiled this map from the Apple, Inc. “Suppliers List 2013,” which reports the major manufacturing locations of suppliers who provide raw materials and components or perform final assembly for Apple. Unsurprisingly the majority of […]

Google Chromecast announced for the UK?

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Currys has stated that they are expecting to be selling the TV dongle from the 1st March, 2014 although the exact date is still be be confirmed.

How do I download a copy of my Gmail and / or Calendar?

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Many of us take it for granted that Gmail and Google Calendar just work. However, what would happen if you were to lose everything? All of your emails. Everything in your Calendar, take a moment and think. Scary isn’t it? In this day and age where data is king, you would be amazed at the […]

Just how does Google search work?

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With over 60,000,000,000 (that’s trillion!) individual web pages the internet is a constantly growing behemoth. Google has the search market pretty well sown up across the world. Globally Google are responsible for about 70.91% of all searches across the world, with the Chinese web services company Baidu in second place with 16.5%. The chart below gives […]

REVIEW: Urban Weather Station

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In England the weather at best can be described as ‘middle of the road’. A little bit of rain here, a gale there – and just occasionally we get some sun, so when the opportunity came up to review the Urban Weather Station from netatmo I jumped at the chance. The thing is, with the […]

REVIEW: Booq Boa Courier

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Whilst modern tablets are proving more and more useful we are yet to be in a position where it can truly replace  a laptop (the Microsoft Surface being the closest yet…). If like me you need (want?) to have access to both your laptop and tablet you need a bag capable of storing both and […]

Boa courier – Professional messenger bag for your laptop and tablet

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In the market for a new messenger bag? Well, we might just have the answer…… Booq, who you may not be aware of is a manufacturer of premium laptop bags,backpacks and iPad carrying cases. Their latest release is a stylish messenger bag called the ‘Boa courier’. The Boa courier is available in three sizes specific […]