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Dell AD211 Bluetooth Speaker Review

Small portable Bluetooth speakers are, it seems, the new black. Every brand is wearing one, but that doesn’t mean that every small Bluetooth speaker is…

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Dell Venue Pro 11 Review

Dell’s Venue Pro 11 offers a Surface Pro 2 alternative at a lower price point, but disappoints with sub-par battery life.

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Dell Inspiron 7000 Review

Dell’s latest 15 inch notebook is a solid office machine that looks strikingly like just about every other current laptop.

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Printers, eBooks, SmartTVs, Laptops, Tablets and Romance…

A busy day here — both in the office and out and about. Firstly, at CNET, a review of a larger-than-normal printer: Canon Pixma iX6550:…

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Dell Inspiron, Optus Mini WiFi, Motorola Defy and More

It’s mid-January already? How did that happen? While most folks took the Christmas/New Year’s week off in late 2010, I’ve bucked with tradition, instead taking…

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Is It Benchmarking If You Hit The Product With A Cricket Bat?

I hope so. Today’s fare is at CNET.com.au, where I’ve given Dell’s ultra-rugged Tablet PC a solid going-over. Dell Latitude XT2 XFR: “We suspect the…

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Computers that work, and those that just don't.

A mix of opinion and reviews today for your reading pleasure. Firstly, at MacTheBlog, an examination of the “It Just Works” Apple culture, and why…

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Speakers, printers, laptops and… Bob.

I’ve got to resist the temptation to drop a Blackadder quote in here. Somehow. This week’s Vintage Tech column at PC Authority covers one of…

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Telstra, Dell, Vintage Storage and sheer exhaustion

As I write this, I’ve been awake since 2am with the mother (and father, and possibly great-aunt) of all head colds. Yuck. I’m going to…

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It's another glorious day in the (reviews) Corps. A day in the Corps is like a day on the farm…

Well, except for every paycheque being a fortune, that is. But I can’t complain, with plenty of work flowing my way right now. Keeping with…

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