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Gadget Guru - Backing up your data

Gadget Guru - Backing up your data

Gadget Guru

The Gadget Guru is back to talk us through exactly how and how often we should be backing up our data. It's fairly easily done, but are you doing it frequently enough?

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Designs on Paris

Designs on Paris

Helvetica? International Style? For a small country Switzerland punches above its weight in graphic design and visual communication. 

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Gadget Guru - The best 90's gadgets

Gadget Guru - The best 90's gadgets

Gadget Guru

This week WRS celebrates 20 years of being on the air. Casting our minds back to 1996, our Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow, takes us through some of his favourite gadgets from this time.

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Can a phone app be an alternative to hormonal birth control?

Can a phone app be an alternative to hormonal birth control?

Mid Morning Mix

Sure, our phones are so much more than just phones. We manage our calendars on our devices; we watch movies, we book flights; we can track our steps, our heart rates and sleep patterns. But co...

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Gadget Guru - VPN setup (29 Nov)

Gadget Guru - VPN setup (29 Nov)

Gadget Guru

Setting up a VPN can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be. Gadget Guru explains what it is, what it does, how to use a VPN and how much and how you should expect to pay for it.

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Gadget Guru - The new Macbook Pro (15 Nov)

Gadget Guru - The new Macbook Pro (15 Nov)

Gadget Guru

We're excited to hear about this new macbook with programmable buttons. Paul's had a look and comes in to chat to Katt about it.

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Gadget Guru - Dancefloor (22nd Nov)

Gadget Guru - Dancefloor (22nd Nov)

Gadget Guru

Can we generate electricity by dancing? Yes, yes we can. Paul Bristow from Pangloss Labs has this very timely update ready for the party season. This renewable energy dancefloor will let you boogi...

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Learn about science through film

Learn about science through film

Mid Morning Mix

Exposure Hackathon will explore scientific principles and create stories around them in a way that makes science accessible for non scientists.  Robbie I'anson Price talks us through wh...

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Can ski tracking technology really lift your game?

Can ski tracking technology really lift your game?

Whether you prefer off-piste action, cruising the blues or practising your jibs in the park, there’s an app for that. Media Frontier's Head of Technology, Chris Shiels, looks at apps for ...

Provided by Media Frontier

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Citizen Science

Citizen Science

  WRS Gadget Guru Paul Bristow on bio-tech, bio-hackerspaces and BeerDecoded...

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Gadget Guru - Update on HP Printers (1 Nov 2016)

Gadget Guru - Update on HP Printers (1 Nov 2016)

Gadget Guru

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Gadget Guru - A nice cuppa' tea (8 Nov 2016)

Gadget Guru - A nice cuppa' tea (8 Nov 2016)

Gadget Guru

How complicated could it possibly be to make a cup of tea? Feel you need a gadget to help you make it just perfectly? Well Paul can help. Could this be the perfect Christmas present for a tea lover?

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Gadget Guru - Karma drone

Gadget Guru - Karma drone

Gadget Guru

If you'd like to shoot high quality video with a lot more freedom, the Karma drone could be for you. If you possess a GoPro camera but only normal length arms, then you might not be making the most...

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Printer ink - one of the most expensive liquids on the planet

Printer ink - one of the most expensive liquids on the planet

Gadget Guru

Printer cartridges can be pretty expensive. In fact, litre for litre they're one of the most expensive liquids on the planet.

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Gadget Guru - Self-driving boats

Gadget Guru - Self-driving boats

Gadget Guru

Self driving cars are being tested all over the place. But have you heard of self-driving BOATS!?

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Gadget Guru - Google Allo.

Gadget Guru - Google Allo.

Gadget Guru

Google Allo is the latest in messenger apps, due for release later this month.

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Gadget Guru - iPhone 7

Gadget Guru - iPhone 7

Gadget Guru

As soon as the iPhone 7 was released, we had one question on our minds. What would the Gadget Guru think of this?

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Gadget Guru - Karma Drone from GoPro (25 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru - Karma Drone from GoPro (25 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru

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Gadget Guru - HP Ink cartridges (18 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru - HP Ink cartridges (18 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru

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Gadget Guru - Self-driving BOATS (11 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru - Self-driving BOATS (11 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru

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Gadget Guru - Google Allo App (4 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru - Google Allo App (4 Oct 2016)

Gadget Guru

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Gadget Guru - iPhone7review (27 Sept 2016)

Gadget Guru - iPhone7review (27 Sept 2016)

Gadget Guru

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Gadget Guru - Sugru (it's super putty!)

Gadget Guru - Sugru (it's super putty!)

Gadget Guru

Our Gadget Guru, Paul Bristow from Pangloss labs, reviews the best new gadgets.

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Gadget Guru - Self-driving cars

Gadget Guru - Self-driving cars

Gadget Guru

Are you up to speed with what's going on in the world of self-driving cars? Cars are now driving themselves, parking themselves and everything else we once thought was utterly impossible.

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