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Episode 223 – Me vs The World!



Two tales of woe this week and I go into a lot of detail on both, plus thanks to listeners’ suggestions, I think I’ve cracked the database challenge!

PS Vita (TV) Hacks Guide

Apple Retail Employees Vent Frustrations About Stores Becoming Less ‘Shopper-Friendly’ in Recent Years

Presentation Packs for 2019 : Collect GB Stamps

Symphytum Alternatives and Similar Software – AlternativeTo.net

Tap Forms – Organizer Database App for Mac, iPhone, and iPad


Episode 222 – Bank Holiday Blow Out



Easy way to transfer playlists to/from iTunes, Spotify and YouTube

SongShift by SongShift

Tesla Model 3 right-hand-drive is coming to the UK market in May, says Elon Musk

GeniePoint

Home – clientck

 Evezy

Install the British Stamp Organiser 7 | British Stamp Organiser

iCab – The Taxi for the Internet

Xbox gold offer


Episode 221 – A plug (or 4) for Apple




Home – EV Experience Centre

Charging points and electric vehicles UK 2019 – Zap Map

Finding a place to charge your EV is easy with Google Maps

Amazon Kindle (2019) review: The best Kindle for most

Look at this on eBay

Fullscreen mode activation for BMW CarPlay

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F254118704756

eGlobal Central UK – Online Shopping Store with Low Price on All Latest and Branded Consumer Electronics and Gagdets

Music options on hold to Apple – what no Rock?

Apple recalls UK wall plug adapters over electric shock fears

What happens to the old ones?


Episode 220 – Spanish Omlette



A special episode from Madrid, where I talk about the first week of owning an Osmo Pocket, and show to save £200 a year using your library card!

wd my passport wireless pro review – Google Search

RAVPower FileHub, Wireless Travel Router AC750: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics

YouTube

https://youtu.be/13gsXa6C4E0

https://youtu.be/l_dUj2-Mkl0

Libby, by OverDrive by OverDrive, Inc.

OverDrive: eBooks & audiobooks by OverDrive, Inc.


Episode 219 – Is that a Spielberg in your pocket?



Logitech Debuts New Slim Folio Pro Keyboard Case for 2018 iPad Pro Models

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When this eBook store closes, your books disappear too

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K gains Miracast screen mirroring with latest software update

Apple Music: Amazon.co.uk: Alexa Skills

Magazines

LDB SHOP Mobile Phone Fixed Bracket Multifunction Tripod Mount Stand Phone Holder for DJI OSMO Pocket Gimbal Camera: Amazon.co.uk: Sports & Outdoors

IKOS Portable Foldable Bluetooth Keyboard Compatible: Amazon.co.uk: Electronics


Episode 218 – Beware the 65333 Text Scam



 

I discover an easy scam this week – don’t get caught out! Check your phone bills now!

Don’t expect your AirPods to last forever | Cult of Mac

Buy & Sell Online: PC Games, Software, Gift Cards and More on G2A.COM

Fourble : Build a podcast from a list of MP3s

…and finally I extol the virtues of my new iPad Pro!

 


Episode 217 – Something new in the house!



New iMac

New iPads

My new iPad

USB-C hub

Cozy Smart Hub

Elando 7 in 1 Hub

Cases

JTech Case

Apple keynote

Apple news+ – what about Readdly only 300 mags? readly has over 3000

Apple card – not uk

Apple arcade – 100 games – autumn again – no pricing!

TV – looks good –

Uk channels – in May?

Smart TVs – Roku – Fire TV

More countries 

Apple TV+

Scuff gaming and the awful elite controller quality

Scuff Elite Hand Grips


Episode 216 – Film ’19



 

Tonight’s show contains a few 5 second film reviews for some reason!

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CheapCharts: Your Media Deals by LollipApp GmbH

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00NIUHAG6/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

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Apple Music launches on Amazon Fire TV, coming to Echo for UK users soon

Apple Music is finally coming to Amazon Echo speakers in the UK | Trusted Reviews

PowerPoint hacks you’ve never heard of

Roku Reportedly Close to Releasing AirPlay 2 Support – Thurrott.com

reddit: the front page of the internet – export Notes??

Rumor: SEGA And Google Are Working Together On New Console

Thank Patreons

Matthew H. (Siri Shortcuts email)

Andrew C

James

Jason E


Episode 215 – Does WiFi blow away in the wind?



 

WiFi camera problems plaguing me this week – Does the wind blow it away?

Devolo powerline

Vstarcam

Email from Nick

MacStories

PS4 Remote Play app now available on iOS

Onecast Adds Support for R3 & L3 on new MFi Controllers

Google patent shows possible controller design for its game streaming service – The Verge


Episode 214 – Technological Disobedience



BritBox: BBC and ITV launch streaming service rival to Netflix – Sky News

Retrobrite

Jerome Russell Bblonde Peroxide

Hard drive installation – Schuking a hard drive enclosure

Synology – Storage Pools?

New Apple products?

Airpods, iPads, iPhones etc

Jesse Howard

Technological Disobedience

http://www.wlrn.org/post/technological-disobedience-how-cubans-manipulate-everyday-technologies-survival

https://www.arduino.cc

https://designmuseum.azurewebsites.net/whats-on/talks-courses-and-workshops/everyday-hacking-with-jesse-howard