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At first glance, you’d be forgiven for thinking that kids’ films and adult films were two separate genres; however, the success of witty, knowing features such as Despicable Me, The Lorax, Frozen and Megamind has changed the movie landscape entirely. Family-friendly films have always been popular with Hollywood because their target demographic is so vast, but with their filmic references, dry humor and quick delivery, the new breed of animated features appeal to the geek in us all more than ever. Read More →

Ultimate SUV: 2015 Volvo XC90

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Choosing an SUV is no easy task these days since there are dozens of options available to consumers. If you are loyal to a specific brand, it may be an easy choice but I think most people are pretty open to brands from all over the world. Volvo has this stigma that their vehicles are for old people and a brand that seems to be overlooked by many. The company has been making some major changes over the last few years and team over at Volvo has created a guide to buying an SUV.

The all-new 2015 Volvo XC90 SUV would be my weapon of choice if I picked an SUV from the Swedish automaker. The Volvo XC90 has the same design features which were seen on the XC Coupe Concept last year with the T-Shaped LED lights referred to by Volvo as “Thor’s Hammer”. Read More →

Edinburgh – The UK’s New Tech Capital?

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The last ten years have seen a shift in the way we do business. Advancements in technology have changed the way businesses communicate as well as how they store their information. In the past, proximity to affluent capital cities such as London was essential for an enterprise’s success, as networking required people to meet up physically. Phone calls where just not enough, only a limited amount of information could be passed through a call. This has changed dramatically, being replaced by video conferencing and file sharing. Not only have the methods changed, but the efficiency at which we do things has evolved. Read More →

Vileda Cordless Bagless Dusting Robot

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These days everything is turning into smart something, so why should vacuum cleaners be left behind. Vileda is a cordless, bagless vacuum cleaner that does the cleaning for you while you are relaxing after a long day at work. This tiny rechargeable robot has a smart navigation system that allows it to cover all hard floor types as well as short pile carpets. The robot can clean into corners, edges and under furniture where space allows. Read More →

Camera Lens vs The Human Eye

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You know what I find absolutely amazing? The human eye. It’s a beautiful piece of engineering shaped through millions of years of evolution here on Earth. It allows us to see, yes… but it’s also the window to our soul. Striking and unique to each of us. Read More →

Three Tweed-Loving Characters Loved By Geeks

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When thinking of a material loved by geek icons, tweed may not be the first one you would think of. Whilst spandex and PVC have been popular amongst superheroes for decades, with everyone from Superman to Wonder Woman and Batman loving these tight-fitting and shiny materials, tweed has not appeared to have had quite such a strong following. Read More →

Post image for How to Design for Success: Pop Up Stalls and How They’re Taking the Business World by Storm

London is now home to gourmet food, sourced around the world and served up on pop up stalls to your watering mouth. At the forefront of the current trend are Churros Garcia with their intense range of Spanish flavors- the most famous of all being sweet twists of dough covered in cinnamon and doused in dark dipping chocolate (churros con chocolate). Their design is a distinctive as their Read More →

Play Like a Professional Gambler

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Professional gamblers are fascinating to most of us. David Benyamine, a professional gambler originally from France, says he owes his estimated double digit in millions of wealth to the world of professional gambling and prefers the highest stakes games for cash.  He’s also known as Napoleon and Degenyamine in professional gambling circles. According to former fiancée Erica Schoenberg (also a professional gambler), David loves to spend hours making online bets. Watch this video to see his special comfy chairs and room arrangement for playing online when he can’t get to a live casino! Read More →