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AKG K480NC noise cancelling, folding headphones

I have to admit, I’ve never really understood why people spend so much money on headphones…. I have always limited my spend to about approx. £25, give or take a tenner. However on being sent these AKG headphones to review, I have certainly changed my mind on the matter. They came in their folded formContinue Reading “AKG K480NC noise cancelling, folding headphones”

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Dell Studio 17 Multi-Touch Laptop

Although it looks suave, this laptop is certainly not designed for the small-framed person. With its gigantic 17.3-inch screen in front of you, as a small person (which I am), you’ll be left wondering why it’s bigger than you are. Having said that, it does have its uses. Despite its hefty appearance and weight (theyContinue Reading “Dell Studio 17 Multi-Touch Laptop”

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G’n’G Christmas Competition

Heathrow has launched a new gifting website www.heathrowgiftlist.com to give those travelling through the airport this Christmas some festive inspiration or perhaps a present to add to their own wish list.  It’s a great place to find the newest and coolest gifts, share ideas and get top tips on the presents with the wow factor. Continue Reading “G’n’G Christmas Competition”

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Girls ‘n’ Gadgets wins an Award!

Girls ‘n’ Gadgets won the  Computer Weekly – Best Company/corporate: SMEs Award in a fantastic awards ceremony in London last night. The awards were held at the uber trendy Shoreditch House and attracted top tech journalists/ bloggers such as Rory Cellan-Jones (BBC), Hermione Way (News Pepper and Techfluff ) and Kevin Anderson (Guardian). Other winnersContinue Reading “Girls ‘n’ Gadgets wins an Award!”

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FOWA – It’s all about exactly that

This year’s FOWA was my first, and what an event it turned out to be. There are so many exciting things in store for us and I was delighted to get an insight into the Future of Web Applications!

All of the presentations were interesting and beneficial and I struggled to whittle them down to a compiled a list of points from those that I found particularly interesting, but here goes.

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FOWA 2009

Having lived a mile or so away from last year’s venue, I remember my local Twitter stream showing nothing but tweets from the conference. Many Web professionals talk highly of the Future Of Web Apps Conference (FOWA) and so this year I thought I would go along and see what the hype is all about.Continue Reading “FOWA 2009”

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Geek Girl Dinners go down a storm

Last night I was invited to the fourth anniversary event for London’s Girl Geek Dinners and it was the first one I had ever been to. The event, which takes place every few months, looks at and debates how girls and tech can be moved more into the mainstream arena and get advertisers to takeContinue Reading “Geek Girl Dinners go down a storm”