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Pride and Prejudice Easter Eggs

It’s the end of the Easter break, and we’re all pretty exhausted of bunnies and being stuck buying overpriced hollow chocolate and little fluorescent balls of fluff and pipe-cleaner resembling chickens.  So I’m going to flog this dead horse for all it has got, and talk about everything Easter and P&P.  Yep, that’s right, because I can.  (And because everyone loves a good-old themed post.)  For all you critics out there, I’m not even solely talking about chocolate eggs (although more of that in this post as well!)… I’m talking about SOFTWARE easter eggs, ideas for next years Easter and everything in-between. Trust me, it’s not as boring as it sounds.  Continue reading

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Read Pride and Prejudice for free- iPhone

On getting my iPhone one of the first things I did was to check out the App Store.  After downloading over twenty different apps I then started searching words of things I was interested in.  “Journalism”, “WordPress”, “Social Networking” and then “Pride and Prejudice”.   What excited me was that I could now take my favourite Austen novel everywhere with me without having to lug around a whole book and without any cost to myself.  There are a few free versions, although there are also plenty of ones you can pay for, and each boasts different features, layouts and themes.  In total at the moment there are six free downloads of the novel (not including library apps that allow you to download within the application) and they are very different from each other. 

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