Archive for February, 2009

Expansys Friday Deals

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Here’s a quick advance warning of the latest Expansys deals, just in case anything takes your fancy and you want to get in quick. Please note the following links will be active between 11am and 4pm GMT on Friday the 27th of February only. Personally, there’s nothing that catches my eye, but you probably can’t […]

Pandora Themed Menu

Saturday, February 21st, 2009

Another update from the dev-team blog at, this video shows a themed matchbox including the ability to re-size icons and font depending on just how well sighted or fat fingered you are. There’s a little bonus in the form of some ScummVM footage too, which may not be full screen but looks and sounds […]

Halo Wars – Cabinet War Rooms preview event

Friday, February 20th, 2009

Report by Johnus Maximus On the 27th of January 2009, some time before the city of London was besieged by the howling arctic conditions of late, I was lucky enough to be invited to an advance preview of the final build of Halo Wars. The event was held in Plant Room 7 of the Cabinet […]

Samsung NC10

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

With the price of the Open Pandora console rising by around £70 in these dire times it has become a little too much for me to justify. I remain confident in the project, though, and coverage here will continue. To ensure that I remain as self-contradictory as possible I did a little netbook research and […]

Getting The Most From Your Samsung NC10

Saturday, February 14th, 2009

With every new computer, phone or gadget purchase I inevitably endeavour to find as many accessories as I can muster and cover them on Gadgetoid. Admittedly I went somewhat over the top with iPhone cases, building up a backlog that I still haven’t ploughed through. I have now, however, picked up an NC10 and can […]

The Ice Stone Has Melted

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

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Proporta Leather Style iPhone 3G Case

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

I would never claim that my search for the perfect iPhone 3G case has finished, I don’t think it ever will, but many cases have come close to perfection each in their own little way. I’ve looked primarily at leather cases, but there are some cases of other flavours in the pipeline for coverage, I’ve […]