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posted: 2017-11-15
Wednesday 15th saw the annual free day offered by Courchevel where they open 2 pistes for 1 day. Now being polite in previous years things have not gone entirely smoothly, whether it’s the weather or scheduled on a weekend. This year however went without a hitch. Midweek opening, 50cm base at the summit, well groomed pistes, blue bird day and free hot chocolate, it was as

posted: 2017-10-27
If you have an Iphone that is more than a year old it is very likely your lightning cable looks like mine. Even though it works perfectly its not very good aesthetically for an original cable. If you look on Ebay or Amazon its very easy to find cheap lightning cables which are (IMO) guaranteed to work only about 50% of the time. The number of times I have seen people const

posted: 2017-10-26
In short I equate the current Youtube demonetisation to the (man) flu.
To explain the former, after a public outcry when it was found that terrorist videos (among others) were getting ad revenue, Youtube clamped down heavily and now uses a computer algorithm to check if videos are suitable for monazited adverts. As this involves a computer that is not named HAL 9000 and

posted: 2017-09-29
If you can imagine a Hero 5 on steroids. 1080p 240fps, 4K 60fps, onboard OIS, HDR etc. The Hero 6 is a substantial step up in specs and I don’t dispute the resulting quality.
My biggest problem is the price. Over the years the Hero camera price has been slowly climbing $300 - $400 and now $500 making it the most expensive Hero to date.
For a company that has taken a hi

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