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The Road To IFA 2019: The Plan

I’m off to Germany next week, and while I’ll be writing as usual, I’ve also got some broader plans.

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Would you be willing to get a Gears 5 tattoo if it was free?

Microsoft’s giving out free Gears 5 tattoos — actual tattoos — to fans of the series, but is this actually a good idea, or a bad PR stunt?

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Trogdor: The Board Game review

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No… it’s better than that, as I take on the role of Trogdor The Burninator in Trodgor: The Board Game.

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Doctor Who Boomtown review

After a break of way too long, I’m back recapping Doctor Who in real time. This week; Cardiff, Nuclear weapons and the Slitheen return (but this isn’t automatically awful) in Boom Town.

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Why it’s not worth buying a 5G phone in 2019

The first crop of 5G phones have some great features — but I reckon it’s worth pausing before putting down your hard-earned cash. Here’s why.

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Disney+ heads for Australia, streaming rivals brace for impact: Vertical Hold – Episode 242

Disney+ heads down under, but what impact will that have on Netflix, Stan, Foxtel and free-to-air TV in Australia?

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Samsung Galaxy Book S Hands-On Review

Samsung’s got a new premium laptop to sell in the Galaxy Book S– but is it any good? Here’s my initial impressions.

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Head over Heels (Steam) review

A classic game makes a comeback on Steam, and I revisit my childhood.

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Samsung Galaxy Note10+ unboxing

In which I take a phone out of a box, and am betrayed pretty badly by camera focus. Such is life.

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Apple blocks third-party iPhone batteries, Huawei’s HarmonyOS takes on Android: Vertical Hold Episode 241

Apple gets nasty with 3rd party battery repair shops and Huawei unveils its Android competitor in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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