Month: January 2014

Preparing MicroSD Card for Use in Garmin Dakota 20 (& Other GPS Systems)

Last year I purchased a Garmin Dakota 20 GPS System to use on my Motorcycle and also for GeoCaching. I never really used it. However I have now set up setting it up properly and getting it ready for use

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iPhone 5 / 5s Bear Grylls Action Case UnBoxing

I have always been a fan of the rugged style cases for my phone.  The offer great drop protection and keep the phones in immaculate condition when being used in everyday life. Whilst out shopping I noticed a ‘Bear Grylls

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xBox One UnBoxing

A bit late I know, but I picked up my xBox One Day One, on Day One, I was an exceptionally well behaved boy this year so I decided it would make a nice ‘me to me’ Christmas present, which

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Seagate Expansion HDD 3TB UnBoxing & Time Machine.

A quick unboxing gallery of a Seagate 3TB Expansion Desktop Drive (USB 3.0). For reference the drive is a mere 36.0mm thick and cost only £80. As you can see from the last images I use this drive as a

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iTunes Updating Apps – Auto Update of Multiple Apps

iTunes (at the time of writing this is iTunes 11) has changed the way you update your Apps. Previously you clicked on the Apps Tab in the left hand column then towards the bottom right of the screen the was

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Important Safety Message – Belt Up!

With the colder weather now well upon us, and also the fact that it is January, and in January everyone needs a little pick me up I would just like to pass on this important safety message… Belt Up!

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Dakar – Initial Plans – Strike Whilst the Iron is hot.

The 2014 Dakar is now starting Day 3 and if you haven’t been following there is still loads of time to catch up. Eurosport UK is showing daily updates at 2230 and 0000 with the show being repeated throughout the

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Ten Second Game Review : Battlefield 4

With the release of the next gen consoles so close together the fight was on for who would take the first person shooter title. And to be fair whoever takes this title will probably make more money in a weekend

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2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. The results are awesome, here is just a brief clip of what those wee chimps had to say… The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds

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