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10 Christmas Gift Ideas for That One Person Who is Really Hard to Buy For

Everyone has one of these people in their family or friend group. The people that are so awkward to buy for because you can't quite figure out what they want, and when you ask them for some ideas they don't know what to suggest. In the case of my Mum, nobody else knows what to suggest either, unless I'm willing to spend several hundred pounds on stuff I can't afford. Read More >>

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Black Friday Sales Mean You Can Get £100 off the Lego Death Star and Millennium Falcon

A couple of years ago we wrote about Lego knocking 20% (£82) off the £410 Lego Death Star for Black Friday, specifically mentioning that this was probably as cheap as it was going to get. Turns out we were dead wrong, because Smyths has gone and made us have to eat our words in public. Read More >>

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Argos Has Knocked 20 Per Cent off All Star Wars, Frozen, and Marvel Toys

It's Wednesday, which means Argos is back with another Crazy Code offer - knocking 20 per cent off a specific brand or line of toys for one whole week. This one is actually a big one, since the retailer is letting you pay less on all Frozen, Star Wars, and Marvel toys. Read More >>

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Here Are Today’s Top Tech Deals in Amazon’s Pre-Black Friday Sale (20/11)

Amazon's pre-Black Friday sales are still going, in anticipation of the proper deals kicking off this Friday. Today is a new day, and that means there are new deals to enjoy, so let's take a look at some of the savings you can grab today. Read More >>

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Amazon’s Fire TV Blaster Lets You Hook Up Your Fire TV and Echo for Better Voice Control

Amazon's current range of Fire TV devices has had Alexa built in for a while, though only the Fire TV Cube will function as a proper Echo-like device with hands-free control over your TV. The other Fire TV device still require pressing a button on the Alexa Voice Remote. Well soon there will be a device that changes that, letting you connect your existing Echo devices to a Fire TV for better hands-free control over what you watch. Read More >>

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How to Register to Vote in December’s General Election

It's official: we're heading into yet another general election. It's only been two and a half years since the last one, where Theresa May gambled her majority and lost but somehow managed to stay in Downing Street. Now it's Boris' turn to try and win back seats in parliament, because that's probably the only way he's ever going to manage to get his Brexit deal through the door. Read More >>

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Black Friday Bundle Gets You Free, or Discounted, Sky TV When You Buy a New LG TV

We all love a good deal, and when it comes to buying a TV Black Friday is a good way to find one that's had a few hundred quid knocked off. Just so long as you make sure it's not terrible, and you get stuck with a dodgy device. But what if your new Black Friday television came with a free, or discounted, subscription to Sky TV? Read More >>

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The First Lego Top Gear Set is Here, in the Form of a Technic Rally Car

Back at the end if September Lego announced that it would be making sets based on the Top Gear brand, even though most people stopped caring about it a while ago. Well now the first set has been revealed, and it's a Rally Car. Read More >>

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Three’s Unlimited Data Plan is Now at its Lowest Ever Price

Having unlimited data plans available isn't a big deal anymore, since all the big networks have started offering limit-free data allowances since the launch of 5G earlier this year. So what does this mean for Three, which has been offering unlimited data for ages? Lower prices, of course. Read More >>

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How Much of a Discount Will Amazon’s Fire TV and Echo Devices Get for Black Friday?

With Black Friday coming up, saving money is going to be on a lot of people's minds. And with Amazon going big on Black Friday again, as it always does, plenty of us will be wondering what sort of discounts we can expect to see on the Amazon-made devices. The Echos, Fire TVs, Kindles, and all the other things the company makes these days. Read More >>

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Lego’s Announced Some of Freebies You Can Get For Black Friday

Lego is always the company we look at when Black Friday comes along, because when the sets cost hundreds of pounds any amount of money off is seriously welcome. Now with the big day less than two weeks away, Lego has revealed exactly what sort of stuff you can expect during the Black Friday season - because as ever there's more to Black Friday than the day itself. Read More >>

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Amazon’s Pre-Black Friday Countdown Sale has Begun, Here are Today’s Best Deals

Black Friday isn't until the 29th, and Amazon's Black Friday deals don't kick off until the 22nd, but there are still savings to be had. That's because today is the day Amazon kicks off the Black Friday Countdown sale, the pre-Black Friday sales if you will. Read More >>

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Iron Man 3 is a Christmas Movie, According to Disney+

Every Christmas there's a bit of a debate about whether Die Hard is a Christmas movie or not, despite the obvious conclusion that it is. But in recent years another Christmas-adjacent film has popped up. A film that is set at Christmas, but wasn't about Christmas and didn't come out near December. Yes, I'm talking about Iron Man 3. Read More >>

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The Best Lego Sets We Got in 2019

There's been a lot of amazing Lego this year, so much so that we had to add extra spots to our end-of-year list. This certainly isn't the kind of stuff you want if you want to save money, but if you weren't paying attention you might have let a few of these slip you by. Read More >>

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There Are Serious Vulnerabilities in the App Built to Let EU Citizens Stay in the UK After Brexit

The government has shown time and time again that it is pretty fucking clueless when it comes to technology. So when it comes to being high-tech, it's never a surprise to hear that things have gone catastrophically wrong - as has just happened with the EU citizen settled status application app. Read More >>