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Halloween is Coming: 5 of the Scariest Places in the UK

Halloween has a long history in the UK, with origins in pagan festivals held long ago around the end of October in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. People held the belief that, at this time of year, the spirits of the dead would walk among the living. Whatever you believe though, All Hallows Eve canContinue Reading “Halloween is Coming: 5 of the Scariest Places in the UK”

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Blurb to host 12-days of free workshops in London

There is a saying that everyone has a book inside them, but finding the time and the inspiration to put that book together means most of those books are never born. However, according to Blurb, that’s no excuse. Blurb are the guys that let anyone make a real book using the company’s software. Here at GnG,Continue Reading “Blurb to host 12-days of free workshops in London”

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Sennheiser IE6 Earphones Review

So you have a super expensive MP3 player or iPhone 4. You want earphones to match their quality! I’m never normally satisfied with earphones that come with audio products as standard. iPhone earphones are especially bad considering the price of the units. I’ve recently had the pleasure of trying Sennheiser’s IE6 earphones and boy hasContinue Reading “Sennheiser IE6 Earphones Review”

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We’ve been nominated for a Computer Weekly Award!

2010 has been a great year for Girls n Gadgets. We came Highly commended in the Cosmopolitan Blog Awards and now we’ve been nominated for the Computer Weekly Awards. Lets win this time! Please vote for us here –> http://www.computerweekly.com/Articles/2010/10/18/243307/Vote-in-the-Computer-Weekly-IT-Blog-Awards-2010.htm

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MePlease powers Cineworld/Bella Italia

Following from last week’s announcement that MePlease are powering PizzaExpresses campaign, this week they’ve announced that they are working with Cineworld and Bella Italia that gives users a 2 for 1 deal on a meal and 2 for £11 cinema tickets (though London’s West End cinemas are excluded). This follows a successful trial run byContinue Reading “MePlease powers Cineworld/Bella Italia”

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Bryce version 7 is free (for non commercial use)

Bryce has been around a long time and allows graphic artists to produce realistic 3D landscapes and animations (including fly throughs which can look pretty impressive). Now version 7 has been released and it’s completely free. Well the standard version is which normally costs $29.95 and in its free version is actually Bryce PLE (orContinue Reading “Bryce version 7 is free (for non commercial use)”

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Lady Geek TV – Episode #12: Are Smartphone Apps for Twitter Up to the Job?

You’re waiting for that friend who’s always late, in total boredom. Then the inevitable call – she can’t make that play/concert/movie/black tie event. Oh no! But thanks to the miracle of Twitter, you can while away the minutes, or hours, waiting for your errant friend – and sell those tickets at a moments notice whenContinue Reading “Lady Geek TV – Episode #12: Are Smartphone Apps for Twitter Up to the Job?”