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If you’re a dedicated fan of shinyshiny’s unique brand of tech news, wearable reviews and pop culture round-ups, then you may have noticed we’ve been a bit quieter than usual over the past few days. Well don’t worry, our brief hiatus will be short-lived and when we return later this week shinyshiny will have evolved into a bright, exciting new …

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Staff Writershinyshiny is evolving and we can’t wait for you to see it

ShinyShiny's April Round-up: iPhone 6 rumours, The Gadget Show, Jawbone up24

It's been a whirlwind of a month here at ShinyShiny, so we've decided to collect together our favourite events, top reviews and most popular videos for a mammoth round-up. Keep an eye out for a lot of new and exciting…

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Becca CaddyShinyShiny's April Round-up: iPhone 6 rumours, The Gadget Show, Jawbone up24

Download the #ShinyAutumn free digital photo/iPad magazine

We received so many brilliant entries to our #ShinyAutumn mobile photography competition over the last few weeks that we decided to create a digital photo magazine, showcasing 30 of our favourite images. You can download the digital magazine, Shiny Shiny's…

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Becca CaddyDownload the #ShinyAutumn free digital photo/iPad magazine

Portable Computers from the Past: what the Nokia Booklet 3g can teach today's computer makers

Portable computers are hot hot hot right now, but while mobile phone makers are dying to get into the market, it's hard to get it right. The Nokia Booklet was unveiled in August 2009, but despite having some damn fine…

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Anna LeachPortable Computers from the Past: what the Nokia Booklet 3g can teach today's computer makers

Shiny Preview: Logic3 Traveller speakers for the iPhone

Today, Logic3 announced the first dedicated iPhone speakers. They can take the iPhone either vertically or horizontally, and plug in via the 3.5 mm jack. The sound quality is really rather good, and bizarrely they're going to be available in the UK about 2 months before the iPhone. That, my friends, is planning ahead. Here's a closer look at them.

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Susi WeaserShiny Preview: Logic3 Traveller speakers for the iPhone

Channel Rainbow Brite (she's making a comeback) with the Luxeed Rainbow Keyboard

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There aren’t enough disco-inspired computer peripherals in the world, I find. We’d all work more productively, more happily and more inspiredly (is that a word? I suspect not) if Saturday Night Fever, Kacey and the Sunshine Band and metallic platforms were our office companions.

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Susi WeaserChannel Rainbow Brite (she's making a comeback) with the Luxeed Rainbow Keyboard

Shiny Poll: 97 gadgets in one, will convergence ever happen?

Convergence: The point of converging; a meeting place. Or in English, being able to dump your mobile phone, your camera, your MP3 player and your mother, and just carry one all-encompassing Super Gadget. Therefore saving room in your bag for more lip balm. It's hailed every year as the future, but so far, I'm still carrying around everything I always was. Or more. What do you think? Will we ever see this future of One Gadget to Rule Them All?

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Susi WeaserShiny Poll: 97 gadgets in one, will convergence ever happen?

Nokia Prism comes to European shores – looks good, doesn't do anything new

Last month we showed you the new Nokia Prism's rather fetching looks upon it's launch in China, and now it's finally coming to European shores. While it isn't mind-blowing in spec, if you're into the looks side of your…

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Orla DohertyNokia Prism comes to European shores – looks good, doesn't do anything new

Artist teams up with New Business Horizons in Second Life show

Secondlife.jpg Art and technology ought to go hand in hand if you ask me, and no I’m not talking about the sleek design of the iPhone. Artist Theresa Jones is taking part in a dual launch venture for her new collection by having a simultaneous Real Life and Second Life launch. Exciting!…

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Orla DohertyArtist teams up with New Business Horizons in Second Life show

Terrifying new spate of computer attacks sweeps the nation

A terrifying wave of computer jealousy has struck. No, not people trying to swipe your new Macbook on the Tube, computers are rebelling against new technology like flash camera phones and upgrades. Jealousy can drive people to terrible things. And now gadgets aren't exempt from such explosive envy either…

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Orla DohertyTerrifying new spate of computer attacks sweeps the nation

Retro-fy your tunes with the Flatpack Boombox dock

medium_cardboombox1.jpg Ahh, my favourite thing in the world of tech is getting more and more popular – mixing new technology with retro looks. iPod and MP3 player docks are simply everywhere but I’m rather fond of this superficial little boombox version…

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Orla DohertyRetro-fy your tunes with the Flatpack Boombox dock

Brits are a nation of picture horders

23245235.jpg A survey has found that we Brits are a nation of picture horders and that our mobile pics are all going to waste. Due to a lack of knowledge of how to upload our camera-phone pics, or a lack of remembering we ever took that drunken snap, hundreds of photos are sitting unused on phones across the country…

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Orla DohertyBrits are a nation of picture horders

Find One Find All locates your keys and everything else

fofa1.jpg There’s a whole truckload of gadgets on the market to help you find your keys, but this clever gadget can help you find all the other things you’ve left buried under piles of pizza boxes or down the back of the couch. Seriously though, maybe tidying up is a better idea?…

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Orla DohertyFind One Find All locates your keys and everything else