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Experience Christmas at the White House thanks to virtual reality

Experience Christmas at the White House thanks to virtual reality

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Christmas is a pretty big deal at the White House. There's an official indoor Christmas Tree - and it's given a new and specific theme each year. Plus, there are a tonne of holiday traditions and interesting decorations, which you can read about here.... >>

Best geek Christmas jumpers: Star Wars, Sonic, Game of Thrones, Jurassic World and more

Best geek Christmas jumpers: Star Wars, Sonic, Game of Thrones, Jurassic World and more

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When that magical time of year arrives where houses start to become light shows of decorations you'd be forgiven for feeling left out, stood there in normal non-flashing clothes. That's one reason why Christmas jumpers are such a great idea. Another is... >>

Apps to help get you home during the party season

Apps to help get you home during the party season

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It's December and with December comes late nights and lots of parties, whether it is meeting friends to swap presents, or Christmas lunches that go on a little later than you intended. Unfortunately trains don't exactly win a gold medal for being great... >>

13 best Christmas decorations every geek should own

13 best Christmas decorations every geek should own

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Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, that big red suited anti-burglar is sizing up your chimney. But without decorations he may sleigh on by. And without suitably geeky decorations he might not know what sort of high tech kit to leave you. So... >>

These are the best Christmas jumpers you’ll want to wear this year

These are the best Christmas jumpers you’ll want to wear this year

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Tis the season to be jolly, and you'll never look jollier wearing these geeky Christmas jumpers. Last year we detailed several geeky Christmas jumpers you could buy, with some of them made by Numskull and based on sci-fi movies and videogames. However,... >>

Give the gift of personalised presents: 5 best websites

Give the gift of personalised presents: 5 best websites

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Buying gifts for people is always tricky. Even when you think you know them really well, you run the risk of the disappointed face. That risk is perhaps slightly reduced with a personalised gift however, as even those that aren't great at hiding it when... >>

11 apps to help Christmas go with a bang

11 apps to help Christmas go with a bang

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Christmas can be a stressful time of year as much as it can be a brilliant time. Preparing a roast for four people is hard enough but when you have a turkey that takes half a day to cook, barely fits in the oven and you have to handle all the trimmings... >>

Very last minute Christmas gift ideas

Very last minute Christmas gift ideas

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Calm down, take a deep breath and be assured by the words: It's never too late to buy for Christmas. If you're reading this hours before midnight at the pub on Christmas eve, yes even you can be saved. We've found the very best presents to buy at the... >>

Don’t worry if you nod off during Doctor Who Christmas special, this wristband will record it for you

Don’t worry if you nod off during Doctor Who Christmas special, this wristband will record it for you

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Virgin Media has teamed with a couple of schoolboy inventors to come up with KipstR wristband, a 3D-printed device that will automatically set a Virgin Media TiVo box to record when the wearer falls asleep. Designed as part of Virgin Media's Switched... >>

Best iPhone accessories and apps to get for Christmas

Best iPhone accessories and apps to get for Christmas

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Christmas is but a hair's breadth away and it's time to decide what to give granny/little Johnny/sis/the cat as an annual token of affection. And that can be a daunting decision, with each year passing making it harder to a) think of what to buy them,... >>