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Sep 30
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Speed limit on the motorway to be raised to 80mph

Published in News, Other News | Written by Rhys

The UK motorway speed limit is set to rise from 70mph to 80mph. Vehicles have advanced ridiculously since 1965 when the 70mph speed limit was introduced, cars are much safer and efficient. Philip Hammond, Transport Secretary believes the current limit is “out of date” and needs to rise “to get Britain moving”.

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Sep 29
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Spotify launches ‘Private Listening’ after complaints to Facebook integration

Published in News, Other News | Written by Rhys

Spotify is now fully integrated into Facebook and publishes the music and playlists you listen to. However, many users have complained they do not want everything they listen to being published to Facebook. So less than a week after integration, Spotify has responded quickly and launched the ‘Private Listening’ feature.

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Sep 29
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Crackdown on UK ‘up to’ broadband packages

Published in News, Other News | Written by Rhys

The word ‘Up to’ is used heavily by ISP’s to advertise internet speeds which quite often are nowhere near the actual speed. The Advertising Standards Agency have now bought in new guidelines which mean internet service providers will need to prove that users of their service can achieve the advertised speeds.

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Sep 28
New website lets you review your ex in everyway for the whole world to see!

New website lets you review your ex in everyway for the whole world to see!

Published in News, Other News | Written by Matt

Now, I’ve heard of there being websites for rating your teachers, but this takes things to a whole new level! The new website, ExRated, allows people to review their exes from their hygiene to even more personal problems.

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Sep 27
David Croft, co-writer of Dad’s Army, dies at the age of 89

David Croft, co-writer of Dad’s Army, dies at the age of 89

Published in News, Other News | Written by Matt

Having produced classic UK comedies admired worldwide by millions of people, David Croft was definitely one of the best.

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Sep 23
One third of under-tens own mobile phones

One third of under-tens own mobile phones

Published in News, Other News, Technology News | Written by Matt

According to a recent survey, performed by cloud security firm Westcoastcloud, nearly 70% of 10 year olds, in a group of 2000 families, own mobile phones.

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Sep 20
Facebook Launching Read, Listened, Watched, And Want Buttons

Facebook Launching Read, Listened, Watched, And Want Buttons

Published in News, Other News | Written by Matt

The “Like” button has pretty much changed the way we express ourselves online or at least on Facebook. The Like button gives users the ability to “like” something and then have that update posted to their Facebook profile, which enables people to get a clearer picture of you. Perhaps you’ve liked some new cooking recipes or perhaps someones music or maybe you’ve been rather unfortunate and liked something a little “dodgy” and now the whole world knows what really goes on in your mind!

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Sep 18
Only 1 Week Left For A Chance To Win a Toshiba Satellite C660-125 15.6 Inch Laptop!

Only 1 Week Left For A Chance To Win a Toshiba Satellite C660-125 15.6 Inch Laptop!

Published in News, Other News | Written by Matt

As you all should know, we’re running a competition where you can win a Toshiba Satellite C660-125 Intel 320GB 15.6 Inch Laptop courtesy of Argos. We’ve had loads of entries from you all but those only a limited time left for the rest of you to enter.

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Sep 18
Illegal Angry Birds Theme Park Appears In China

Illegal Angry Birds Theme Park Appears In China

Published in News, Other News | Written by Matt

Most of your will have, by now, at least played the phenomenom that is Angry Birds. Well, if you’re in China, you can now play it for real at the new Angry Birds theme park!

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Sep 15
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We’ve hit the 200 Reviews mark! Changes ahead…

Published in News, Other News | Written by Rhys

Our XtremeMac Tango TRX Review saw us reach 200 reviews. Celebrations all round! Some exciting changes ahead…

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In a laboratory at Princeton University, graduate student Noah Jafferis has managed to create a mini “flying carpet” that’s driven by “ripple power” waves of electrical current, which in turn drives thin pockets or air from front to rear underneath, therefore allowing it to hover.

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Nov 27

Horse racing apps

Fans of horse racing are spoilt for choice in the apps world these days as all the major bookmakers and others line up to get business – providing free apps that usually come with tempting introductory bonus offers to boot. This means that fans of horse racing can get free bets on races (for a […]

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Mar 08

Channel 4 announce new UK channel

Channel 4 Chief Executive David Abraham has just announced that they’ll be launching a brand new channel called “4Seven”, which will be a varient of Channel 4 and will include social media buzz in the new channel’s schedule.

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Jan 04

Smokers Prioritise Cigarettes Over Food

According to new research commissioned by E-Lites electronic cigarettes, 16 per cent of smokers will buy cigarettes above food. The surprising statistic is based on a study of 2,000 smokers and the research also revealed the alarming cost of smoking. Over £90,000 Spent on Cigarettes in a Lifetime The average smoker will spend £27.54 a […]

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