Sony WH1000XM2 are the best Bluetooth noise cancelling headphones.
I purchased the Sony WH1000XM2 bluetooth noise cancelling headphones last November in a gadget shop in Singapore Changi airport. There is an electronics shop right opposite the security gates as one enters into the duty free area, loaded with the latest and greatest gadgets, which…
Kraken.com Error 520 Web server is returning an unknown error
Error 520 Web Server is returning an unknown error. Nine words no one wants to see seconds after performing a financial transaction on a Bitcoin exchange. Did I just purchase or sell that coin? Why can’t I withdraw to my wallet? Did my money go through?…
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, how is a black cab driver safer than a UBER driver?
Fridays decision by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan and Transport for London to stop UBER running a taxi service in London over claims that it is not safe, is truly the worst decision they have ever made. London is meant to be one of…
I stopped using Facebook 26 days ago to see if it would make a difference in my life. By ‘stopped’ I mean I uninstalled the app from my mobile and stopped checking Facebook, commenting, liking and browsing endless, pointless statuses. I also culled over 50%…
What it means to live in the UK?
It means a great deal to me for multiple reasons (1st world, diversity, great services, central travel hub, weather, good beer etc.), but in this post I will give ONE excellent reason. I lost my wallet on Tuesday evening at Lewisham station. It contained my…
Congratulations Nico Rosberg on becoming the F1 world champion.
Wow what a race? Nico Rosberg is a world champion. It has taken him a few years, and he has raced against the best in the world, but this year he proved he was more hungry for the title. All those emotions coming out on the podium…
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier LTE & Samsung Pay will NOT work in the UK.
I just had a chat with Samsung regarding the new Samsung Gear S3 Frontier smartwatch that is supposedly available from today in the UK. Before anyone in the UK rushes out and buys one, take note of these three important facts that Samsung failed to…
Why do railway companies need train conductors?
Every couple of months in the news there is a mention of a train company striking. Today it is Southern Railway. If you didn’t know already about the upcoming inconvenience, here are the upcoming strike dates: The Standard writes; The on-going dispute between Southern and…
SKY SPORTS F1 is ruining my TV Formula One experience.
I use to love watching formula one on TV, but over the last few years the experience has been totally ruined by a group of commentators on SKY SPORTS F1, because they are completely biased towards Lewis Hamilton. The three main instigators circled above (David Croft,…
My thoughts on the GoPro Hero 4 Silver edition.
I bought a Go Pro Hero 4 Silver two months ago primarily because I wanted a camera that could take excellent HD video as well as still photos in all weather and terrain conditions. I didn’t want a point and shoot, as they are a…
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