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Synology DS416Play NAS

So I thought I’d treat myself after the ‘interesting’ time I had at the end of the year and bought myself a NAS (Network Addressable Storage) device – think a huge hard disk that can be plugged in to the network. Install This was simply a case of shoving in …

Garmin Edge Touring

So after struggling to read maps, use Google Maps on the phone and plan routes on the bike for what seems like forever, I finally decided to join the 21st century and get my self a bike Sat Nav. Install This was pretty straightforward really – the package I purchased …

The Foska 'convict' jersey. One of many designs available.

Foska Convict Cycling Jersey

Foska are a retailer of performance cycling gear for those looking for something with a little humour and not costing the Earth. …

Great North Road

Great North Road by Peter F. Hamilton is at its core a detective story about the murder of a member of Newcastle’s …

Specialized Echelon Helmet

Specialized Echelon 2013 Helmet

The Specialized Echelon 2013 Helmet is my latest purchase for my cycling hobby, And what a little belter it is. Install Although …

ReamdeNeal Stephenson

Reamde

A story about the crossover of the digital realms and the physical, rolled into a plot centered on international terrorism. From the …

Metro Last Light Review

Another romp in the Russian Underground system¬†Metro: Last Light – but the question is “is it any good?” Plot It’s time to …

Merkur 34C Double Edge Razor

After shaving for well over 20 years with a variety of cartridge razors, I finally decided that it was time to do …