Category Archives: Fire TV

Episode 277 – A Very Happy Xmas!



 

Top 10 gifts guide

Samsung 860 EVO 1TB SSD includes copy of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla £99.98 + £5.48 delivery @ Scan

UTEBIT SD Card Holder Water-Resistant Memory Card Carrying Cases Professional Anti-shock SD Card Case Mass Storage Memory Card Case Lanyard for 12 SD Cards + 12 Micro SD TF Cards

Building instructions for building the night My Naturewatch camera

Introducing Echo Show 8 | Stay in touch with the help of Alexa, Charcoal fabric

Buy Xbox Wireless Controller – Microsoft Store en-GB

Wireless Earbuds, Upgraded Anker Soundcore Liberty Neo Wireless Earphones with IPX7 Waterproof, Bluetooth 5, Stereo Calls, Noise Isolation, True Wireless Earbuds for Sports, Work Out

All-new Ring Video Doorbell | 1080p HD video, Advanced Motion Detection, and easy installation (2nd Gen) | With 30-day free trial of Ring Protect Plan

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Standard | Xbox – Download Code

APEMAN Projector Portable Mini Projector 5500 Lumens [2021 Upgraded] Support 1080P Max 180″ Display LCD Home Cinema Projector 50000 Hour Life HDMI, VGA, USB, SD, AV Input Chromecast Compatible

Raspberry Pi 400 Personal Computer Kit


Episode 267 – Ebay special



eBay Selling

Look out for £1 offers

Great descriptions

Don’t always use the Ebay app to list (great for games/dvds/Cds)

Search Completed listings for guide

POLAMD Portable Photo Studio Mini Foldable Shooting Tent Photography Light box Kit with Top Hole, Adjustable Brightness 2 LED Lights and 6pcs Color Background (Small – 9.8 x 8.9”)

Be Wary of using the Ebay International Shipping service (GSP)

Watch out for click and collect

Buying

https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/baywatch-alerts-for-ebay/id977021097

Search saves – Newly listed (NOT best match)

Check Shipping times

Link your NECTAR card

Know your rights (both selling and buying)

Where will I be able to ride an e-scooter legally?

Plugable USB Universal Fast Charge-Only Adapter for Android, Apple iOS, and Windows Mobile Devices


Episode 245 – Getting an earful!



Whatever next – a day early? Due to an appointment at my son’s school tomorrow, I’ve recorded the show on a Sunday evening. A rant or two makes for a good show.

Tune into the Mac & Forth Show where I make one of my “guest” appearances!

The Mac & Forth Show 224 – Quality TV+ Time

Disney+ to Launch in Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and the UK on March 31, 2020

Britbox.co.uk

Top 14 AirPods Pro Tips and Tricks

After five years of Amazon’s Alexa, why isn’t it better?

Bartop arcade project unfinished with new Dell monitor etc


Episode 243 – Happy Halloween!



First an apology on the 2 days before Halloween!

Echo auto install – bit of a nightmare

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (PS4) (Exclusive to Amazon.co.uk): Amazon.co.uk: PC & Video Games

Mini Review on Xaomi Redmi 7 android phone

Battery life

2 SIM cards

Display

Diff apps

Nectar glitch on eBay last weekend

Everything was x100!

AirPods Pro

New shield 

Back to the fire tv stick

NVIDIA SHIELD TV 4K HDR 


Episode 238 – Apple Event Predictor




I make some wild and probably incorrect predictions for tomorrow’s Apple event.

Amazon announcesnew Fire TV Cube with Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and ‘Local Voice Control’

Joy sticks: The ‘golden age’ of gaming magazines

https://amzn.to/316O4B5 

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B0797PPX8D/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Veho USB Microscope 200x magnification – veho


Episode 232 – Who is Rosalind Franklin?



 

A round up of news and any potential Prime Day bargains!

Dr Alexa

Switch Lite

Prime Day Bargains?

Police dashcam database helped prosecute 1,223 drivers in first year

CarPlay now works with free audiobooks from your local library

Disney+ Has Put Apple TV+ in a Bind – The Mac Observer

Google and Amazon are settling their streaming beef: YouTube’s coming to Fire TV

The very best Amazon Prime Day 2019 UK tech and gadget deals today

‘My son spent £3,160 in one game’

New face of the £50 note is revealed

Watch out for these scams on Amazon Prime Day

Police dashcam database helped prosecute 1,223 drivers in first year


Episode 230 – Well Played Synology, Well Played!



A three pronged approach on this show. I applaud the simplicity of my Synology upgrade, add up the cost of all my “little” subscriptions, plus I expand on the tale of my “bent” iPad Pro.

Mac repair recommendation from Chris

Just Fix Mac

St Albans AL1 9RA

0844 812 2188

https://g.co/kgs/AjxrY1

Subscription madness – What’s on your list? Ever added it up?

Apple Music

Spotify

Netflix

Prime

iCloud

1password

Parallels access

Plex

ADOBE!


Episode 202 – Fill your Boots! Black Friday is here early!



I didn’t think Black Friday wasn’t until after that American Thanksgiving holiday, but apparently, we now have a Black Friday fortnight!

Deals galore on lots of Amazon devices, and thank you to one listener – an amazing deal on Series 3 Apple Watches from Very at £199!

I also talk about my new 4K fire stick, and three reasons I have ordered an Nvidia Shield!

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