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But be weary no longer. Incorporating some of our tireless bike blog community’s responses to the most common tropes, and with tongue firmly in the vicinity of cheek, we’ve put together a cycling ignorance quiz. Do let us know how you do. Source: Road…
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As my confidence on the bike grows I’ve been looking to broaden my horizons and find new routes to take. A couple of months ago I attended a local cycle group meeting to see what was going on and I ran into Dave. Dave leads rides on Thursdays and so far…
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Since 1900, the report says, more than 400 more vertebrates had disappeared. Such a loss would normally be seen over a period of up to 10,000 years, the scientists say. Source: Earth ‘entering new extinction phase’ – US study – BBC News It is hoped that…
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Some of the business leaders are baffled why ministers will give local people a unique veto over wind turbines, when they cannot veto shale gas fracking or even a nuclear power station on their doorstep. Source: Earlier end to subsidies for new UK onshore…
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The sensation, so very different from the UK, that you are no longer an outsider, no longer a weirdo, no longer hated by the legions of the stressed petrolists trapped in their hatchbacks, wanting to drive straight through you… it is so wonderful. You…
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This apparently will be Cardiff’s spiffy new bus, train, taxi & cycle hub. It’ll be a far nicer place to wait for your delayed & eyewateringly expensive train, that’s for sure. Pause the video at 0:41…what is that?! Some sort of cycle-friendly cafe? I’m…
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The cycling culture is seen as a draw for Montreal, a place regularly included in the various league tables of the world’s most liveable cities. The campaigners’ role in all this is similarly noted – the main bike route through the centre of the city is…
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Interests include UNIX & Linux, photography, gaming, coffee, building PC's, rugby union, Tenerife & the Wild West.  I'm also slightly left-wing.  Currently in charge of Techbeast.net

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Wales Blog Awards "best technology blog" 2010! Runner-up in 2011
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  • Whitchurch High School
    1996
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Third Floor Gallery
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We're raising money to secure Third Floor Gallery's future! Donations will fund great shows and photo events at our Cardiff home for 12 mont

Live Update: Apple's January 19 education event | Macworld
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Dan Moren and Lex Friedman have live coverage of Apple's education event in New York City.

Apple program lets businesses buy apps in bulk | Macworld
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Apple's Volume Purchase for Business program--also known as VPP--gives companies a way to buy iOS apps for employees outside the regular App

Microsoft blames poor Windows sales on PC slump • The Register
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Microsoft has released its quarterly results, and reports that Windows revenues are down 6 per cent when compared with the previous quarter.

PS Vita System Software Update (v1.61)
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+ Zookey on February 20th, 2012 at 5:10 pm said: Kind of related since PS is pushing social media more–my brother's PS3 account was acci

A pound of flesh: how Cisco's "unmitigated gall" derailed one man's life
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As part of a legal battle with a rival firm, computer networking giant Cisco convinced the US government to have the opposing CEO arrested i

Six Nations 2013, Wales v England: player ratings - Telegraph
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Telegraph Sport runs the rule over the Wales and England sides following their Six Nations clash in Cardiff, which the home side won 30-3.

My Tenerife, A Personal View From Gavin Lewis
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Readers of Tenerife Magazine share their views on their personal Tenerife.

PIPA support collapses, with 13 new Senators opposed
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Wednesday's unprecedented online protest has Senators racing for the exits on the Protect IP Act. A total of 13 Senators announced their opp

European Commission VP Neelie Kroes opposes SOPA
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Head of EU digital agenda calls SOPA 'bad legislation'

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Linux News: Community: The Surprisingly Juicy Desktop Linux Market Share...
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There's no doubt the Linux world has seen its share of good news over the past year or so, but every once in a while a tidbit comes along th

80 Awe-Inspiring Photographs Taken With a “Nifty Fifty”
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In a recent article entitled Nifty Fifty: The Benefits of a Fixed 50mm Lens, we highlighted how versatile and sharp a 50mm lens can be. It r

GNOME Classic in Ubuntu 12.04: It’s Like Nothing Ever Changed
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Come April 26th and the release of Ubuntu 12.04 a vast number of Ubuntu users will be getting their first taste of the Unity desktop since i

YouTube - Welsh Rugby - 2011 Rugby World Cup
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XBMC 11.0 released with new Ubuntu-based live CD and iOS support
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A major new version of the open source XBMC media center has been released, including iOS ports and a new live CD image that is based on Ubu

Love this place. It's a treasure trove of long-established independent traders. Invariably busy but a great place to pick up your meat, veg and fish.
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reviewed a year ago
Excellent food, all you can eat. Good value if you can eat like a horse.
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reviewed a year ago
Busy on match days & bank holiday. Chilly inside during the winter due to sliding doors. Good coffee.
Food: GoodDecor: GoodService: Good
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
A little inconsistent at times and noise from the ovens makes being heard over the phone quite difficult. No real complaints though.
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reviewed 2 years ago
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Excellent, honest garage. Used to be Smiths Garage in Cathays before moving to larger premises. Have used them for years.
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reviewed a year ago
I love it here. Simple food done well. Staff can't do enough for you and the prices are excellent.
Food: Very GoodDecor: GoodService: Very Good
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
This branch is always busy, so leave plenty of time if you have somewhere else to be. Food is excellent & they take Orange Wednesdays codes too.
Food: Very GoodDecor: Very GoodService: Good
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reviewed 2 years ago