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Be Bamboo Competition: The first entrants’ handwriting analysed

We’ve received our first entries for the Be Bamboo handwriting competition, including one from Girls n Gadgets very own Leila Gregory. Handwriting expert Ruth Myers has given each entrant’s handwriting the once over, read the results below. There is still time to enter, see details at the bottom of this post. Sally Jefferies Ruth says: “Sally isContinue Reading “Be Bamboo Competition: The first entrants’ handwriting analysed”

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Be Bamboo Competition: What does your handwriting say about you?

There are only 26 letters in the alphabet and yet no two people have the same handwriting or signature. Handwriting is as unique as a fingerprint and an unconscious habit in which we leave our identity in subtle characteristics. The slant of one’s writing, the size, pressure and positioning on the page all reveal howContinue Reading “Be Bamboo Competition: What does your handwriting say about you?”

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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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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)”