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    Neil Gaiman is one of those authors that can make any other writer can blanch when comparing their own work with his. From novels and comic books, to even writing screenplay adaptations, he is a highly accomplished author and it would be no surprise if even more of his work was adapted into TV and film in the… [Continue Reading]

    Book Review: The View from the Cheap Seats
  • Why We Hate Internet Providers: Example #74737282

    Just had to share this: 1. Buy new phone from Optus Store 2. Get phone home and connect it to computer. 3. Message says OS on the new phone is too old to allow transfer of apps / data from old phone backup. Read: we sold you stock that’s been sitting here a while and… [Continue Reading]

    Why We Hate Internet Providers: Example #74737282
  • Oxygene 3: An Unexpected Masterpiece

    Ahh, sequels. A successful sequel tends to be the exception rather than the rule, let alone a second sequel. Adding to the pressure is the fact that Jean Michel Jarre’s Oxygene is a seminal work that still has huge relevance today. When its follow-up Oxygene 7-13 (now renamed to Oxygene 2)appeared 20 years later in… [Continue Reading]

    Oxygene 3: An Unexpected Masterpiece
  • New iDongle Universal Adapter

    With the mission Apple is on with removing as many ports from their products as possible, it’s time for a universal adapter to make everyone’s life easier:  

    New iDongle Universal Adapter

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Why We Hate Internet Providers: Example #74737282

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