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GPS: Ah, so that's where you think we
are, is it?
Grid references CD & web sites
New hardware coming
Steve Golding
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Feedback
Article suggestions
Authors' 'living with...' articles?
Don Scott & Ed.
 
Feedback
Article suggestion
TV add-ons, HD video recording
Alan Wood & Ed.
 
Feedback
Living in the Kitchen: Breadmaking
Pro 'breadmaker'
Which? review
Bob Matthews
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WorldSpace Portable Satellite Radio
Update : Sets work indoors?,
WS Studios - program collection
Encryption
Donald Scott
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Puzzle Corner
Jigsaw puzzle : Assemble rectangle
Colin Singleton
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Technology in the Kitchen
Water filtration
Contaminants, Taste
Devices, methods available
Brian McIlwrath
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LiveTech Online
email list : Topics covered
Sign-on/off  
Paul Beverley
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The Engineer 0n... SOUND!
Continued - Vibration - useful and
unwanted, cutting noise
Annoying neighbours
Ray Maidstone
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The History of Recorded Sound-Part 5
1950 to 1960 Agreed Standards
LPs, Domestic tape recorders,
Stereo discs, EPs, Juke boxes
Brian Pickard
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Data Projectors
Liquid crystal displays,
Texas 'digital light projector',
Resolution, Brightness, Lamp life
Ian Lynch
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Technology in the Amateur Theatre
Organising sound effects
Sources: Tapes, CD, Minidisc
Timing, Switching, Mixing
Phyllis Brighouse
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Building Your Own PC - Part 6
USB - then switch ON!
Connections, wiring, trouble-shooting
Installing an operating system
Tony Houghton
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Putting Aging Computers to Work
DIY Firewalls, Diskless terminals,
IPCop - Installation
Linux, Windows
Mark Howe
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Happy Thoughts
New ways drive out old - & people
Displaced occupations, industries
G T Swain
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Recording your own CDs
Windows?? burning software versatile,
comprehensive & cheap
Writing disks for RISC OS to read
Gerald Fitton
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Techno-Snips
Virtual keyboards: projection on table
Website
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Techno-Snips
Crabs clean up:  Discarded shells
from crab meat factories soak up
toxic heavy metals in water
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Techno-Snips
Disk war
Attack on AOL's free promotion CDs
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Wheelchair ready to climb (Pictured)
iBOT 3000 Mobility System
(For 22,000)
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Food poisoning monitor
'ImmunoFlow' - fast, portable
Detects many bacteria
Inventor Bart Weimer : Website
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Techno-Snips
Home automation for the handicapped
Need many functions, with few controls
HomeVision controller IR linked
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Human handshake opens data stream
Secure 10 Mb/s between PDAs
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Hypersonic sound - 'Trap' audio
sound in beams focussed out to 150 m
Website
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Techno-Snips
Eyestrain? - Laptop LED Lite
Relief by background illumination
Panasonic : Website
 
Techno-Snips
Your life on a disc
Whole experience searchable!
Gordon Bell - Microsoft
Website
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Techno-Snips
Radioactive battery - nickel 63
Almost everlasting
Cornell University
Website
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Techno-Snips
Do wine-saver gadgets actually work?
Vacuum, Nitrogen-fill tested
Inconclusive results from tasters
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Israeli firms tout software for deaf
cell-phone users
Automated 'Lip-Read' incoming text
Website
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Techno-Snips
Digital domesday book gets new life
Leeds & Michigan universities access
data on BBC 1980's project
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Egypt creates new Alexandria library
for digital age
All web pages since 1996
Website
 
Techno-Snips
Microsoft warns of 'critical' security
flaws in Windows
Down load new Java machine code
Website
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Spam, Spam, SPAM!
Why and how they do it
Anti-spam measures, Tracing
Reading headers
Nat Queen