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Gadget Guru - Fairphone Upgrades

Gadget Guru - Fairphone Upgrades

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iPhone, Samsung, HTC or...? What about another option that might not be one of the biggest players, but is certainly one of the fairest? Our very own Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow, returns again ...

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Gadget Guru - Multiple laptop screens from Le Slide

Gadget Guru - Multiple laptop screens from Le Slide

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Want the portability of a laptop, but require multiple screens? Or do you just want to look like a trader when you work in coffee shops? Gadget Guru tells us about Le Slide; a kickstarter wit...

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Gadget Guru - Wiping the hard drive clean

Gadget Guru - Wiping the hard drive clean

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Paul Bristow explains how to wipe a hard-drive securely so none of the data can ever be retrieved. Ever.

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Gadget Guru - iPhone X

Gadget Guru - iPhone X

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The Gadget Guru takes a look at the iPhone X - which you must call 10. We take a look at some of the features of the phone that have caught the eye of our Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow, from both the...

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Gadget Guru - The latest from Raspberry Pi

Gadget Guru - The latest from Raspberry Pi

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Paul Bristow returns with his teeny tiny computer that has a teeny tiny price-tag. Paul gives us some examples of how you might like to use your Raspberry Pi whether you're the kind of person w...

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Gadget Guru - Malware & Ransomware

Gadget Guru - Malware & Ransomware

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Our Gadget Guru is back to remind us to download those updates and avoid those computer viruses!

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Gadget Guru - Motorbike Gadgetry

Gadget Guru - Motorbike Gadgetry

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Vroom Vroom! Paul Bristow is back and cruising into the studio with a new motorcycle gadget from NUVIT that may have a pretty hefty price-tag, but will certainly make you feel like you're in...

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Gadget Guru - Fondoodler

Gadget Guru - Fondoodler

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This must be our cheesiest gadget yet, surely? This fondoodler let's you take your favourite cheddar, emmental, edam or comté, melt it and draw on your food. Get creative and use your...

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Gadget Guru - Google Home!

Gadget Guru - Google Home!

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OK Google! Google Home has tonnes of knowledge, but no personality. that's the overview from Paul Bristow, our Gadget Guru. He goes on... "I think ultimately, Google is ho...

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Gadget Guru - Elbow cassette player

Gadget Guru - Elbow cassette player

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Our newest retro gadget... This elbow cassette player plays all your retro sounds and clips onto your pocket.       Photo: facebook.com/elbowcp

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Gadget Guru - Tablets for visually impaired

Gadget Guru - Tablets for visually impaired

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This gadget helps the visually impaired feel the world around them in real time with a series of plastic buttons. It also has a local feel too, designed by EPFL.      &n...

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Gadget Guru - Braava mopping robot, so you never mop again

Gadget Guru - Braava mopping robot, so you never mop again

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  "I love mopping," said nobody, ever. Gadget Guru tells us about the latest gadget that could mean you'll never have to mop again. It looks and works in a similar way to t...

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Gadget Guru - Microsoft 10s

Gadget Guru - Microsoft 10s

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What's new on Microsoft 10s? And what does the 's' stand for? Sometimes the Gadget Guru can answer all of our questions, but sometimes these gadgets are still shrouded in mystery...

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Gadget Guru - Microsoft Surface Laptop

Gadget Guru - Microsoft Surface Laptop

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The high end laptop with fabric buttons. What were they thinking? - asks our Gadget Guru.

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Gadget Guru - Smart Trampolines and Alien Stomp

Gadget Guru - Smart Trampolines and Alien Stomp

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Gadget Guru is getting sporty this week. We're talking about trampolines today as trampolines seem to be becoming smarter and smarter. Springfree have made a kit which is taking ever...

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Gadget Guru - Smart Tattoos

Gadget Guru - Smart Tattoos

Mid Morning Mix

Gadget Guru is telling us that tattoos are smart? Well kinda...

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Gadget Guru - 3D printed house

Gadget Guru - 3D printed house

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Do you remember when 3D printers could print simple objects / ornaments? Well it wasn't so long ago, but the 3D printing has come on leaps and bounds in a relatively short space of time. There'...

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Gadget Guru - Airbus have made a flying car

Gadget Guru - Airbus have made a flying car

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WRS is the only mainstream English-language radio station in Switzerland. Listen on DAB+ and, of course, for listeners further afield- on mobile apps, internet radio and at worldradio.ch

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Gadget Guru - Taking a glance at the new Samsung S8

Gadget Guru - Taking a glance at the new Samsung S8

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This week the Gadget Guru takes a peek at the latest from Samsung. What's new with the latest edition of the Samsung S series?

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Gadget Guru - How do you insure a driverless car?

Gadget Guru - How do you insure a driverless car?

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The technology might be available to launch a driverless car onto the consumer market, but the legislation around it is almost as complicated as the technology itself. Where are they making breakt...

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Gadget Guru - Make my computer run faster

Gadget Guru - Make my computer run faster

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Is your computer running slowly? There may be something you can do to help it run 20 x faster without replacing the entire machine. Paul Bristow explains...

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Gadget Guru - Nokia 3310 re-release

Gadget Guru - Nokia 3310 re-release

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We didn't expect to be talking about the release of the Nokia 3310 in 2017, but this cult gadget is being re-released with a few tweaks. It certainly has its advantages, battery life being jus...

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Gadget Guru - Chromebooks

Gadget Guru - Chromebooks

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On the market for a brand new laptop? If you use it for web browsing and use online documents such as sheets and googledocs, then how about a chromebook instead? Paul Bristow, our Gadget Guru, e...

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Gadget Guru - Get involved in a Hackathon

Gadget Guru - Get involved in a Hackathon

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The Gadget Guru is calling for you to get involved! Are you an expert in manufacturing? Better yet, are you an expert on shopping? Are you a consumer of stuff? We'll bet YES! Gadget Guru needs ...

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