August is here and millions of pasty-faced, workaholic Brits will down tools and head off to sunnier climes. For many, though, holidays aren’t what they used to be says The Guardian. In an age of mobile phones, BlackBerrys and mini laptops actually getting off message probably means taking a climbing trip in Nepal.
The paper then runs through some of the most beach-friendly gadgets from Siemens’ indestructible M65 mobile phone to Sony’s budget underwater snapper the CyberShot DSC-U60.
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