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The Microsoft Apartment


I visited The Microsoft Apartment a few weeks ago which is a showcase for Windows and Microsoft to showcase their array of latest tech and gadgets. The location is based in Central London in a very glam apartment that is split on two levels. It is a family home with rooms dedicated to different functions […]

Nokia Lumia 630


At £89.95 the Nokia Lumia 630 is the brand’s cheapest smartphone to date. The device is a lot lighter than the other Lumia’s and the plastic encasing gives it a much more hand friendly feel. The case is available in a range of colours including bright orange, bright yellow, bright green, white and black. This […]

An Evening at Malmaison


When entering your room in Malmaison Birmingham you are greeted with an awful lot of goodies; snacks galore such as Propercorn, Convivial Yorkshire Crisps, fancy chocolate bars, bottles of wine and fresh chocolate strawberries. Talk about being spoilt; Malmaison really know how to impress. You know how some hotels put on the basics such as […]

Acer Iconia A1


Quite a while back I was invited down to the W Hotel to celebrate the launch of Acer’s new tablet, the Inconia A1. As well as mingling with a mixture of bloggers, tech press, testers (customers who try out new gadgets ahead of release) and other media types I got to find out about the tablet. […]

The Surface 2


If you require a device for business or educational purposes then the Surface 2 is pretty perfect. This Windows tablet is light enough to carry around but is packed with enough features to make your head spin. It has a built in lever that allows you to place it on a table or your lap. […]

The Loop


So I am officially part of The Loop which a club membership consisting of bloggers who write about fashion, technology, lifestyle and parenting. The initiative was founded by Microsoft as a collaborative way of gaining feedback about their products so they can meet the needs of their customers. The programme will run for eight months […]