Top Christmas Gifts For Him

It’s that time of the year again! The holidays are coming up very soon. Therefore, it only makes sense that you are going to want to buy the perfect holiday gift. It can be a rather stressful time period for most people, trying to save up for all of those many gifts, and of course chose the right one for each of our loved ones. [ 742 more words ]

Dodocool Wireless Stereo Sports In-Ear Headphone Review

Dodocool is another budget brand that sells peripherals on Amazon. The first of the two products they sent is a pair of Bluetooth wireless headphones. Each earpiece is quite large, but they include a large bendable ear loop that goes over your ears. This creates a very secure fit in my case, they create a good seal within my ear, and there is little to no wobble when I move my head about. [ 295 more words ]

Pisen Hand Warmer 7500mAh USB Power Bank Review

As someone that likes to walk a lot but suffers from cold hands a lot, I was quite happy getting the chance to review a hand warmer. I have to admit, this niche of gadgets has been overlooked by me in the past, I just didn't know you could get them, so it is quite a unique thing to review. [ 433 more words ]

Pisen Hand Warmer 7500mAh USB Power Bank Review

As someone that likes to walk a lot but suffers from cold hands a lot, I was quite happy getting the chance to review a hand warmer. I have to admit, this niche of gadgets has been overlooked by me in the past, I just didn't know you could get them, so it is quite a unique thing to review. … [ 417 more words ]

Getting the most out of your earphones requires a good seal in your ear. So getting a set of tips this extensive from @RHA for their MA750 wireless earphones is fantastic #headphones #earphones #audio #audiophile

Blu Pro Vape Kit Review

Love it or hate it, Vaping has become massive. At the very least vaping is safer than cigarette smoking, and it can be a great way to wean yourself off from cigarettes. Blu is one of the larger names in the industry; they started off way back in 2009 by an entrepreneur named Jason Healy. It became so successful the tobacco giant Lorillard bought them out for $135million. [ 431 more words ]

Fatmoon DM58 Fitness Tracker with Heart Rate Monitor

This year Amazon has been flooded with fitness trackers offering wrist-based heart rate monitoring. While I like the Fitbit ecosystem they are a lot of money for what they are, and it is a high price to pay if you are just getting into fitness. I bought this particular tracker is the design is nice and it is considerably cheaper than the Fitbit HR2 at a bargain price of… [ 387 more words ]

GESAB, 25 years improving people’s life

GESAB has been offering the so-called "control room desks" for a long time. It is a new concept for control centres based on design and ergonomics. These consoles place the operator in the centre of the control room. The innovation, design and customization reflect these control consoles and are totally customized and created specifically for each client and need. [ 547 more words ]

5 Gadget Gift Ideas this Winter for every Tech Passionate

Do you have tech-savvy family members or friends you have to shop for this Christmas season? Tech gadgets are an increasingly popular option for holiday gifts. Just make sure you do your shopping soon as tech gadgets can be low in supply the holidays. Below are a few winter gadget gift ideas we suggest for every tech passionate. 1. Smartwatch… [ 552 more words ]

Mini Review: Romoss UPower 10000mAH Power Bank

The Romoss UPower is slightly different than your standard power bank, it uses a metal effect casing that is ribbed, designed to look like a hard-shell suitcase. You get the typical 2 USB outputs allowing you to charge 2 devices at once. What really sets this apart from pretty much every power bank on the market, is how it charges. Rather than the normal microUSB, there are 2 prongs which then clip into a UK 3 prong socket. [ 184 more words ]

How to Make the Electronics Development Process Smoother

Developing a new electronics product is often a long and difficult process, however, by taking some simple steps beforehand, and approaching the project in the right way, you can make it a fun and rewarding process. Pre-Design One of the most common mistakes that electronics designers make when starting a new project is to dive straight into producing schematic circuit diagrams… [ 472 more words ]

Mini-Review RAVPower 10000mAh & 16750mAh Power Bank

I have used quite a few RAVPower products now, I would rate them as good as Anker or Aukey for peripherals on Amazon. They offer good prices, great build quality and they always have excellent reviews on Amazon. I recently purchased 2 sized battery packs, for different scenarios. A 10K model for when I go out for a long day but don't have a bag or coat, and the 16750mAh model for when I go to press events and have a bag with me. [ 254 more words ]

The best cheap gaming motherboards for 2017

The motherboard is a crucial component for a computing system and so if you are looking to set up a gaming computer, you should focus on buying a motherboard that can pack powerful performance for you. However, if you are someone who is a budget user, you need not fret about the quality of motherboard that you can buy. There are currently many manufacturing brands that can offer you high end motherboards at cost effective rates. [ 539 more words ]

Is it time we became a cashless society?

In the UK we are currently going through a rollout of new coins and notes. The new £5 polymer note was introduced last year and it cost the Bank of England £70 million to develop then around another 7p per note to print. These costs will no doubt be similar to the other notes that are being introduced. However, do we really need to keep printing new money when most people have debit cards with contactless payments, and many phones now have NFC built in allowing them to make mobile payments. [ 518 more words ]

Cool tech gadgets for Christmas 2017

The Christmas period is an exciting time of year, especially for techies. New products are launched in time for Christmas gift buying and the discounts offered by Black Friday and Cyber Monday ignite the excitement early. In an industry that is based on innovation and development, technology can be inspiring and life-changing, but also fun and entertaining on Christmas Day. [ 968 more words ]

Brainwavz BLU-100 Bluetooth Earphones Review

I was impressed with the Brainwavz B200 in-ear headphones when I reviewed them back in May this year. This time around I have been reviewing the Brainwavz BLU-100 Bluetooth earphones which are priced at a wallet-friendly £34.50 on Amazon. The design of the earphones is pretty standard, they are connected via a flat cable with the controls dangling from the right ear. [ 392 more words ]

iPhone X Face ID bypassed within a week

A lot of people have expressed their concern over the security regarding the new Face ID on the iPhone X. It has been an immediate target for white (and probably black) hat hackers from its launch. Apple claims the system is impervious to being fooled by photos, impersonators and masks, but a team of hackers claims to have beaten the technology after just a week. [ 160 more words ]

The Evolution of LED Home Lighting

The Light Emitting Diode, or LED, first saw the ‘light’ of day back in the early 1960s. However, there was one major problem when it came to commercial applications for this new type of lighting. The very first LEDs were red, followed by green and yellow. Although aircraft and other heavy equipment manufacturers embraced the new LED technology, using it for warning and signalling lamps, it was to be another 30 years before… [ 435 more words ]

Black Friday Deals 2017

So, another Black Friday is upon us, and people are gearing up for the shopping mayhem. Each year the deals seem to start sooner and sooner and this year is no different, some retailers are already starting to post some deals and I have already caved and bought some running shoes from Wiggle. So what deals can we expect this year from Amazon and other retailers? [ 447 more words ]

Introducing GOBAG 2 – The ultimate carry-on backpack

: Following the successful launch of the original GoBag in 2015 on crowd-funding platform Kickstarter, with almost 2,500 backers from all over the world, the team are back with the new and improved GoBag 2 launching on Kickstarter today (7th November 2017) at 5pm GMT. After struggling to find a suitable bag to take as a carry-on on cheap flights across Europe, the GoBag was conceived. [ 413 more words ]

AUKEY Power Bank 20000mAh Portable Charger with Lightning Input Review

I am back with another mini-review of an AUKEY product. This time it is the AUKEY Power Bank 20000mAh Portable Charger with Lightning and Micro-USB Input. Priced at £22.99 this is an affordable portable charger that should last a single user a long weekend without needed access to a plug socket. It is great for the likes of me when I go on press trips and I am constantly on my phone, I can just have the cable dangling out of my bag and have it constantly charging. [ 146 more words ]