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Confessions Of A Gadget Nerd

There’s something you need to know about me. I’m a serial phone buyer. I can’t help myself. Whenever I see a new device, I have to have it. It doesn’t matter if it’s from Cupertino, Redmond or Mountain View. As the hype builds closer to the launch and I see the reviews and people rave about it, about the promise that this is the best Android skin, best camera, best device ever…. Well, I’m a sucker for that. So far this year I’ve been through […]


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Hit 50. Fell Off. No Biggie.

Looking at the weather forecast for the coming week, there seemed little chance of warm weather or sunshine at all, so after waking up this morning I was pleasantly surprised to see the ground was dry and the sky a glorious shade of blue. Time to hit the road on the bike, but first, breakfast. This turned out to be the first ordeal of the day as I hastily cooked a packet of Uncle Ben’s ’90 second’ vegetable rice. Following the slightly bland but relatively […]


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What To Expect

Opinionated World was launched on the 15th June 2012 and was intended as a personal blog to hold all of my ramblings. My best buddy Matt also came onboard, at which point it became a joint venture. We both wanted to write about the things we love; my main topics were going to be adventure and Formula One, with a bit of everything else thrown in for good measure. Matt, at tech freak more and more every day wanted to write about…tech. It wasn’t long […]