Shiny, Shiny: What's the Deal with Gadgets?

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Sarah at Girl Geekdom asks some questions about our fascination with the latest shiny new toys.

What is currently stopping us from bucking the trend of stepping back and reviewing our gadget choices? Why do we always go with the best new thing, why aren’t we looking back and going you know what, the best phone ever was X and the best MP3 player ever was Y… Lets go back to that.

The thing is marketing campaigns are demanding our attention. They are capturing our imagination, hearts and minds. They are getting inside our heads and making us feel like we need, must have, desire this new shiny!


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