Spotify Launches Web-Based Player for UK

Spotify has made the online version of its music streaming software available to all UK users as it continues to extend the player’s public beta. The Web-based app has been online at https://play.spotify.com for several weeks, but has now been announced in an email sent out by the company, and is accessible for all Spotify … Continue reading Spotify Launches Web-Based Player for UK

3 Web Cube: Borg-friendly wireless broadband

I’m easily confused. At times when I pick up the small slab of metal and glass in my pocket and have access to the sum total of all human knowledge it feels like I am living in the future. And then I move house and have to wait seemingly forever for a basic internet connection, … Continue reading 3 Web Cube: Borg-friendly wireless broadband

Sony Vaio S and C series

Sony laptops are usually well thought-out, well designed systems in which all the components are optimised to work together. Outside of MacBooks, VAIO’s are probably the finest consumer laptops available. So why then, has Sony decided to make their latest systems glow in the dark? VAIO C Series 14-inch VAIO C series comes in five … Continue reading Sony Vaio S and C series

Parago home contents insurance iPhone app

Hey let’s talk about home contents insurance! Did you just fall asleep? I know I did. Yet as a pulled myself back to consciousness, draped over my MacBook Air, I realised that protecting my svelte over-priced laptop from thieving hands was probably a good idea. That’s where Parago come in. Whilst there are conventional means … Continue reading Parago home contents insurance iPhone app

Keyboard Pro: Online typing tutor

As someone who writes for a living, typing is an essential tool of my trade. And until Acer Iconica style dual screen tablets become commonplace, most of that typing is done on QWERTY style hardware keyboards. I say most – a few things are bashed out on my iPad but even then I tend to … Continue reading Keyboard Pro: Online typing tutor