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My TRE Talk Radio Europe technology for September 2018
Here's a summary of the tech I mentioned in this afternoon's 'gadget guru' chat on TRE Talk Radio Europe : Apple Watch 4 This month Apple has announced three new iPhones - the iPhone XS, the iPhone XS Max and the iPhone XR - as well as a new Apple Watch. Th...

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TRE Talk Radio Europe 'gadget guru' technology for August 2018
Here is a quick reminder of the technology I mentioned in today's conversation with Dave Hodgson on TRE Talk Radio Europe : Samsung Galaxy Note9 Is it a giant phone or a small tablet? Either way, the newest member of the Samsung Galaxy Note dynasty looks pr...

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St Michael's church, Rock
The story of St Enodoc's church is relatively well known. Located in the village of Trebetherick, a short wander inland from the sandy beach of Daymer Bay, it's an intriguing destination for visitors to Padstow and Rock. Centuries earlier the wind-blown dun...
St Michael's church, Rock
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July 2018 'gadget guru' tech for TRE Talk Radio Europe
Here's a reminder of the technology I talked about in my July 2018 TRE Talk Radio Europe 'gadget guru' chat: BlackBerry KEY2 A long, long time ago in the world of mobile phones – about ten years, I suppose – if you needed a phone for work, there was really ...

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Hemingway and happiness
Here's a quote. Here, also, is a quote that annoys me. “Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know” - Ernest Hemingway. — READ THIS! (@ReadItPlx) June 19, 2018 Yup. Dear old Ernie , the Nobel Prize-winning writer who killed himself in 1961 a...

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Why I don't care about you quitting Facebook
You say you're giving up Facebook ? That's an intriguing perspective: the world's biggest social media network has faced plenty of criticism in recent years. In fact, for the past decade many of my own Facebook posts have been about the negative effects of ...

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June 2018 'gadget guru' technology: TRE Talk Radio Europe
Here's a summary of the technology I talked about in this month's 'gadget guru' chat on TRE Talk Radio Europe : Apple iOS 12 operating system Last year Apple used its Worldwide Developer Conference as an opportunity to announce a new intelligent loudspeaker...

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TRE Talk Radio Europe 'gadget guru' technology for May 2018
Here's a summary of the technology I mentioned in this month's TRE Talk Radio Europe 'gadget guru' chat: Snapchat Spectacles In simple terms, Snapchat enables you to send photos and videos from your phone to your friends. A couple of years ago, the company ...

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Kurt Vonnegut and 'educating a woman'
Educating a woman is like pouring honey over a fine Swiss watch. It stops working.   author Kurt Vonnegut in 1985 This statement is quoted in The Chauvinist's bedside book (1994), authored by David Olive. However, there are two issues here. Firstly (and lea...

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My gadget guru conversation with TRE Talk Radio Europe in April 2018
Here's a quick reminder of the technology I mentioned in my April 2018 TRE Talk Radio Europe 'gadget guru' chat: New Apple iPad This is the latest version of the 'standard' iPad with the 9.7-inch screen. Officially it’s the sixth generation, although that’s...
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