Posts By Shem Pennant

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SoundBlaster Roar: Redefining “all-in-one”

By Shem Pennant,

The Creative Sound Blaster was the soundcard of choice, back in the day when people still bought soundcards. However, as the previous sentence indicates, times have changed quite significantly, and Creative have found a way to innovate themselves out of… Read article

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First impressions: Samsung Galaxy K Zoom

By Shem Pennant,

I’m pretty sold on the idea that I’m never going to buy another point and click camera again. I love to take pictures, and it’s still at the stage where it’s an enjoyable pastime for me but the point and… Read article

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Review round-up: iRobot Scooba 450

By Shem Pennant,

We live in a world with robots. And we make them scrub our floors. Whilst you let that absurdity settle, consider the new Scooba 450 Floor Scrubbing Robot from the creators of the home robot category iRobot. Like its carpet… Read article

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iGrill2: the Bluetooth ‘smart meat thermometer’

By Shem Pennant,

CES is upon us and device manufacturers are falling over themselves, eager to present the latest greatest in tech. But whilst we like to look at larger and larger television screens and faster computers, we really get excited when companies… Read article

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Logitech launch PowerShell Controller for iPhone

By Shem Pennant,

As the old adage goes, the best camera is the one you have on you and the same apparently applies for handheld gaming. Whilst the negatives to be said for iPhone gaming are many and frequently stated, this doesn’t detract… Read article

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Quick Look: CES Unveiled, London 2013

By Shem Pennant,

The Consumer Electronics Show every year in glamorous Las Vegas is one of the highlights of the tech calendar. We went to CES Unveiled, a preview of next year’s show at the slightly less glamorous South Bank of London to… Read article

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Dyson announce Airblade dB hand dryer, now 50% quieter

By Shem Pennant,

Who doesn’t like dry hands? Dyson have been at the forefront of bathroom technology since the introduction of their iconic (and polarising) Airblade machines. Personally I’ve been waiting for James and co to unleash their version of Demolition Man’s “Three… Read article