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Alex Masters is a technology journalist, podcaster and blogger based in the UK. He is a serial technology geek with a BA in Multimedia Design from DeMontfort university. You can follow his online escapades on Google+

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Bytesize Blog: Review of Blazewear heated gloves, Digital Digest

Bytesize Blog: Review of Blazewear heated gloves

Alex Masters tests out Blazewear’s latest range of heated gloves to see how well they perform for those of us who suffer with poor circulation.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Wednesday, 23 January 2013 at 1:07 pm

The thinnest and lightest tablet in the world: Sony unveils the Xperia Tablet Z, Digital Digest

The thinnest and lightest tablet in the world: Sony unveils the Xperia Tablet Z

Sony are back on the scene with a brand new Android tablet. Meet the Sony Xperia Tablet Z. The world’s thinnest and lightest 10 inch tablet.

By | Digital Digest | Monday, 21 January 2013 at 1:51 pm

New MySpace goes live, in conjunction with exclusive new Justin Timberlake single, Digital Digest

New MySpace goes live, in conjunction with exclusive new Justin Timberlake single

Today, MySpace reopens its doors to the public with a brand new design and reimagined user experience. Incentivised by exclusive access to Justin Timberlake’s new single.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Tuesday, 15 January 2013 at 3:14 pm

Say goodbye to Windows Messenger, Microsoft to shut down service in March, Digital Digest

Say goodbye to Windows Messenger, Microsoft to shut down service in March

Windows Live Messenger, formerly known as MSN Messenger, will finally be shut down by Microsoft on March 15th, after serving Internet users for more than 13 years.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Monday, 14 January 2013 at 10:34 am

Google+ adds pan and zoom feature for photos, as Facebook announces mystery press event for next week, Digital Digest

Google+ adds pan and zoom feature for photos, as Facebook announces mystery press event for next week

As Facebook announced a mystery press conference for next Tuesday, Google coincidentally rolled out a new feature for Google+, that enables panning and zooming for high resolution images.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Wednesday, 9 January 2013 at 5:14 pm

BBC Launches dedicated BBC Sport iPhone app, Android version coming soon, Digital Digest

BBC Launches dedicated BBC Sport iPhone app, Android version coming soon

The BBC are today introducing a brand new BBC Sport mobile app for iPhone and iPod Touch users, with an Android version is expected to launch in the coming weeks.

By | Digital Digest, Sport | Monday, 7 January 2013 at 11:20 am

The Ubuntu phone is coming in 2014 but does it stand a chance in tomorrow’s mobile market?, Digital Digest

The Ubuntu phone is coming in 2014 but does it stand a chance in tomorrow’s mobile market?

The first Ubuntu powered smartphone will be available to buy in 12 months but in the fast-paced world of mobile computing, one year might as well be a decade.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Friday, 4 January 2013 at 2:59 pm

EE details 4G expansion plans, DC-HSDPA support and new Android tablet offerings, Digital Digest

EE details 4G expansion plans, DC-HSDPA support and new Android tablet offerings

EE’s 4G LTE rollout will continue at full speed in the first quarter of 2013, as the wireless carrier details plans to expand coverage to 17 additional cities across the UK.

By | Digital Digest | Friday, 14 December 2012 at 1:55 pm

Google Play Magazines hit the UK, just in time for Christmas, Digital Digest

Google Play Magazines hit the UK, just in time for Christmas

Today Google is launching its Google Play Magazines service here in the UK. Android users can take advantage of the service via a dedicated app, available now on the Google Play Store.

By | Digital Digest, Science & Technology | Thursday, 13 December 2012 at 3:03 pm

What did we search for in 2012? The Google Zeitgeist reveals all., Digital Digest

What did we search for in 2012? The Google Zeitgeist reveals all.

At the end of each year, Google compiles its annual Zeitgeist. A collection of detailed summaries, categorising the world’s Google search activity over the previous twelve months.

By | Digital Digest, Notebook | Wednesday, 12 December 2012 at 2:04 pm

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