Episode 152 – Games you don’t go to bed for

After watching Wreck It Ralph at the Cinema I reminisce about games I used to play 20+ years ago. PLUS I talk about my new Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Case for the iPad Mini.


Sky to buy Telefonica UK’s fixed phone line and broadband business for up to £200 million

O2’s TU Go: One Little App That Makes Me Want to Change Networks | Gizmodo UK

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover mini review – gdgt

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Case for iPad Mini from Amazon

iCarbons – Welcome – use SHIP2WW for FREE worldwide delivery

We Built This SimCity On A Shaky Foundation Of DRM | TechCrunch

Roku Announces Roku 3 Set-Top Box – Mac Rumors

BBC News – Frozen Android phones give up data secrets

Wi-Fi for Every Room in the Home – NYTimes.com

Amazon.com: Securifi Almond – World’s 1st Touch Screen Wireless N Router + Range Extender (Booster): Computers & Accessories


Episode 145 – The Year of the Tablet



Quickish show which covers EE fibre, and a listener review of the Dock Boss AIR

Wireless Music Receiver for iPod and iPhone docks, connects Apple and Android smartphones, tablets and computers. dcokBoss air

Router Database | www.dd-wrt.com

Ca-Fi Dashlinq upsizes in-car Android infotainment, arrives in January

Lost no more: Google Maps for iOS gets 10 million downloads in first two days | Digital Trends


EE Broadband

Episode 138 – iPad mini at a BIG price!

Who bought a New iPad 6 months ago? It’s not NEW anymore! This, and other stories!


How to Install Windows 7 Without the Disc | PCWorld

News – GOG.com goes Mac – GOG.com

UK carriers form alliance to speed up 800MHz LTE rollout, let us enjoy our Freeview TV – Engadget

EE’s 4G Pricing: It’s Not Coming Cheap, That’s For Sure | Gizmodo UK

ibVPN – Unlimited VPN. Unblock restricted websites. for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad on the iTunes App Store

SlimDrivers Free – CNET Download.com

XCSOURCE Bluetooth A2DP Music Audio Receiver Adapter: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

7dayshop Bluetooth Wireless Stereo Audio Receiver: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

Bluetooth A2DP Music Audio Receiver Adapter for iPod iPhone 30 Pin Dock Speaker | eBay

J.K. Rowling says the MacBook Air ‘changed my life’ | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog

National Novel Writing Month

Hey Siri: Where’s My Car? SmartStart Remote Adds Voice Control

myHome remote central heating control app review – Telegraph

Outlawed by Amazon DRM « Martin Bekkelund

Send To Dropbox – Email files to your Dropbox!

ARM-powered Chromebook lands at Play store for $249 — Engadget

Put Google Maps back on your iPhone with Maps+ | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog

Episode 133 – It doesn’t take a genius…

I talk through the Apple announcement, and the launch of the iPhone 5.

Apple – iOS 6 Feature Availability

UK misses out on some iOS 6 features, but gets Siri local search at last – iPad/iPhone – Macworld UK

iPhone 5, new iPod, may leave some cars in the dust | The Car Tech blog – CNET Reviews

Photo Slideshow Director HD for iPad on the iTunes App Store

My Places for Google Maps for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad on the iTunes App Store

Video 03 – 2 minutes on Organising Folders in iOS

A very short video this one on folders in iOS, also testing the capability of a new OSX app called reflections http://reflectionapp.com/

Cool isn’t it?

I also used a headset with this video, and the sound quality is sooo much better.

Watch out for an audio podcast this weekend!

Episode 110 – Double length for your listening pleasure

After  missing a show, I am back with a vengeance! This show covers a Samsung Galaxy S2 root, Apple TV jailbreak, Mountain Lion, and your internet freedom!

WordPress › Support » 500 Internal Server Error at wp-admin after install

xda-developers – View Single Post – Permanently Fix SGS2 Echo and Digital Noise Reduction/Cancellation Problems

Samsung Galaxy S2 Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Firmware Leaks (+Installation Steps)

Galaxy S II General – xda-developers

The Young Aussie Entrepeneur Who Aims to Crush the UK High Street With His Super-Cheap TVs, Tablets and Cameras | Gizmodo UK

The Best Daily Deals in National, UK – Logic3 plc – Logic3 PowerSleeve for iPhone 4

Time Machine – Troubleshooting

How to jailbreak Apple TV 4.4.4 using Seas0nPass – untethered (tutorial)

Home | FireCore

ThinkGeek announces 8-bitty wireless controller for iPad, iPhone | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog

BBC News – Users warned as RnBXclusive.com shut down by police

BBC News – Patent wars: Stripping the iPhone bare

BBC News – Patents: Apple wins over Motorola in ‘slide-to-unlock’ ruling

Apple OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion preview: Notification Center, iMessage, AirPlay and more | The Verge

JBL Spot 2.1 Speakers – White Currys £49.97 – Hot UK Deals

JBL Jembe 2.0 Computer Speaker System

Out Of Sight Bracket for the Apple TV

Episode 106 – Happy New Year!

Back after a short break – a catch up on all the geek news in my life.


Video below is Todd Cochrane of the TPN talking about his impending trip to CES.



Comet sued by Microsoft after chain sold 94,000 ‘counterfeit’ Windows recovery discs to customers | Mail Online

App Store – iFixit: Repair Manual

iPhone 4 Teardown & Screen Replacement Video Directions by DirectFix.com – YouTube

How to upgrade tracks to iTunes Match, fast | Macworld

Apple clarifies iTunes Match with new setup guide, walkthrough video, FAQs | 9to5Mac |  Apple Intelligence

Lock Screen Weather for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation) and iPad on the iTunes App Store

Generate a Random Name – Fake Name Generator

Retrode, a USB game cartridge adapter – Boing Boing

iPhone 4S Users Consume Double the Data of iPhone 4 Users

Find My Car Smarter by FMC Smart — Kickstarter

Find My Car Smarter uses Bluetooth Smart to locate your car | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog

Griffin GC23126 Powerdock Dual Charger for iPad, iPod and iPhone


Episode 102 – Black Friday post Thanksgiving pre Xmas Gadget Gift Guide Special

A new smartphone appears in the Geek household! A fantastic podcast manager recommendation from Steve for iOS , and a profile setter for Android phones, PLUS the Xmas TOP TEN Gadget Guide!

BBC iPlayer – Stephen Fry on the Phone: Creating the Network

App Store – Downcast

Androinica » 9 Ways to Make Android automatic with Tasker

Setting Profiles Full – Android Market

10gb free storage

Top 10 Gadgets

10. UP by Jawbone | Make Healthy Living Fun & Social 

9. Bose® SoundDock® digital music system: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

8. Parrot AR.Drone Wi-Fi Quadricopter for iPhone / iPod / iPad 

7. iWatchz Q Collection Wrist Strap for iPod Nano 6G: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics 

6. Clingo Phone and Media Stand: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics 

5. Juice Pack Air Case and Rechargable Battery for iPhone: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics 

4. Kindle e-Reader with Wi-Fi, 6″ Display 

3. CableJive xlSync Extra Long 2M Dock Cable for Apple Devices – Black

2. OnLive Game System 

1. TeckNet® Dual-Port iEP380 5000mAh 1.5Amp Output: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics