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    Building the perfect photo editing PC: part two

    In the second of our posts on building a great PC for editing photos, professional wildlife photographer Richard Peters discusses memory, video cards and storage options. If you have any questions on Richard’s recommendations, or just need some buying advice, get in touch with us.  […]

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    Building the perfect photo editing PC: part one

    With so many of the readers of our blog keen photographers, we wanted to provide some help and advice on how to create the perfect machine for editing photos. Rather than doing it ourselves, professional wildlife photographer Richard Peters has very kindly written a blog […]

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    What Notch the creator of Minecraft has in store next: 0x10c

    You’ll all be familiar with Notch by now. Well if not Notch himself, then his creation, Minecraft. I expect that if you’re at all interested in the gaming industry, then that title will have rung a clear and loud bell in your head. Minecraft was […]

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    Next Generation consoles vs PC Gaming

    There have been leaks and rumours abound regarding the next Xbox, apparently codenamed Durango and the Playstation 4, which is going by the codename of Orbis. With so much excitement around the forthcoming release of the next-gen consoles, it’s hard not to pay attention to, […]

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    Diablo 3, Command and Conquer and the most anticipated title ever

    The developers of Torchlight 2, once jokingly quipped that Torchlight 3 would be out before Diablo 3 was launched. Perhaps karma didn’t take to kindly to that remark because, while Diablo 3 has a confirmed launch date, Torchlight 2 does not. This of course could […]

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    Tablets at MWC: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

    Mobile World Congress is perhaps the biggest event in the mobile industry calendar, and as such, the big names in manufacturing will tend to show-off their biggest and best products before they’re launched. Whilst mobile phones aren’t top of the list of things that excite […]

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    Google home entertainment: What can we expect?

    It’s been a long time coming, in hindsight.  For years Google have said that the next big thing for Google would be, whatever the next big thing in search is, because that what Google do and that is by and large, their main source of […]

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    Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning vs The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

    I’ll come clean straight away and say that I’ve yet to get my hands on a full version of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, so like a few of you guys I’ve only played the demo. Let me also say that I’m a big fan of […]

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    Gaming Discussion: World of Tanks

    Every so often I’ll ask you guys, both on Facebook and Twitter, about what games you intend to play over the weekend or with whatever free time you find in your week.  It’s great because, I get a refresh on what is out there at […]

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    Skyrim: lessons learnt on the way to level 25

    The Elder Scrolls: Skyrim is one of those titles that makes no excuse for not holding your hand through the learning experience.  It is all about tough love, what doesn’t destroy you will make you stronger and anything that’s worth having is worth working hard […]

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