Posts By Shem Pennant


Sphero: Roll with IT

By Shem Pennant,

Among Michael Bay’s many crimes, first and foremost in my mind is “making robots boring”. Even when I learned as a child that robots existed…


Mio Cyclo 105C cycle computer review

By Shem Pennant,

Despite the daily threat of physical harm and death I do like cycling to and fro on London roads. In part this is because traffic…


Best iPhone 5 cases

By Shem Pennant,

The dust has settled from Apple’s unsurprising “surprise” iPhone 5 announcement and case makers have been scrambling to either update or innovate on old designs…


Jorno: Kickstarter Bluetooth keyboard

By Shem Pennant,

Maybe it’s one of those signs that I’m no longer as young as I think I am, but I can’t type for extend periods on…


Stoptober: The gift of giving up

By Shem Pennant,

Quitting smoking is an incredibly hard challenge as the lure of free yellow teeth, smelly clothes and lung cancer is much too strong for some…