50Mbps upstream on the top end package of G.Fast is where my interest is for this service as it rolls out. Its going to shake things up for the likes of Virgin Media also who should have plenty of time to respond with a DOCSIS 3.0 /3.1 upstream changes to complete. I would hope they… Continue reading G.fast – yeah yeah faster downloads… We want upstream!
Totally forgot about the Mega service but recently needed some space to backup videos as my One Drive and Google Drive are mostly full. Amazon Prime Cloud Drive also gives 5GB for non-videos (Unlimited photos!) but I needed more and then I remembered this service and wondered if it was still going! To my surprise… Continue reading Mega.co.nz – 50GB free
Under £11 and you can even use it in your home county as a USB plug when not traveling so its not sitting a draw most of the year. Purchase link: https://amzn.to/2CMS1zc
I didn’t realise you could do this until recently! It’s a bit flakey at times but when it works, it works well enough! Perfect example: The baby has gone to bed and the parents want to catch up on Star Trek, The Walking Dead, Arrow and The Flash 😉
A good review can be found here: Lumos, the smart cycling helmet Teaser video from the blog above: Link to buy is here: https://uk.lumoshelmet.co/collections/all
Most of the attention seems to be on the iPhone X (you have to say it as 10, which is great but a) what happens to 9 and b) what happens to 10 in two years! ). THis post isn’t really about the iPhone X or 8 as in my opinion, they were run of… Continue reading So Apple released some stuff yesterday…
The link below has all the detail but basically, the mayor has the tender out soon. No more having to jump between station Undergound Virgin media WiFi for partial connectivity! Yay! https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/tube-to-have-full-4g-coverage-within-two-years-pledges-mayor-a3608346.html
First see the glowing review from Ars Technica: https://arstechnica.co.uk/gadgets/2017/08/amd-threadripper-review-1950x-1920x/ Even the packaging speaks volumes: UK Amazon purchase link: http://amzn.to/2wPj6hb
Have you turned it off and on again? Only kidding… but seriously.. ISP telephone support will likely have you do that.. One of the major gripes users have is the “speed” of their broadband. In the UK there are three main ways of getting broadband. The OpenReach maintained network, the Virgin Media (Liberty Global) network… Continue reading UK centric broadband information and diagnostic help.