Posts By Shem Pennant


Bayan Audio Soundbook: Wireless Audio Dynamite

By Shem Pennant,

I’ve seen more wireless music docks than I’ve had fish suppers, and I don’t think that my lifelong vegetarianism detracts from that statistic. Some, dare I say most, ellict a certain sense of ennui, but even I was excited to… Read article


Wahoo RFLKT: Second Screening on Two Wheels

By Shem Pennant,

I’m an avid cyclist, so I’m constantly on the look out for great tech that can make my life better. We even published a handy guide. So I was delighted to get my hands on the RFLKT iPhone bike computer… Read article


Top 5 Father’s Day Ideas

By Shem Pennant,

Who doesn’t love a made-up holiday designed to perpetuate gender stereotypes and sell merchandise? It’s that time of year again and Father’s Day is upon us. Still it fun giving you dad something, be it tickets to the ballet, a… Read article


Booq Boa Squeeze Backpack: Can I Fit It?

By Shem Pennant,

Much like a rapper who gets to shout a closing line triumphantly, drop the mic and then swagger off the I really just want to type “I love this bag”, drop a microphone and saunter off into the distance. Unfortunately… Read article


Philips PicoPix PPX 3610: Pocket Projection

By Shem Pennant,

I have a Pico projector, and it’s one of the easiest ways to dazzle my friends. Not with it’s bulb (it’s a dim 30 lumens), but by it’s mere existence. Even in the age of smartphones, wifi scales and tablets… Read article


Life’s Good: LG 2013 Product Showcase

By Shem Pennant,

LG invited us to take a look at their plans for our living room for 2013. Whilst we didn’t enjoy their choice of curtains, they had some amazing suggestions for audio/visual equipment. The future’s looking pretty clever, with 90% of… Read article


Garmin nuvi Satnavs: Getting Real Behind the Wheel

By Shem Pennant,

100 years ago Rolls Royce cleaned up at the Alpenfahrt Rally through the Austrian Alps, taking the first three places. Enthusiasts will be celebrating the centenary with another mountain rally, covering 1850 miles and tracing the original 1913 route. Only… Read article


Fitbit Flex Wireless Wristband Activity Tracker

By Shem Pennant,

It’s widely accepted that our sedentary lifestyles are killing us, which has helped the explosion in activity tracking devices. It’s very easy to let a whole day go by doing very little. Lots of people are apparently caught in the… Read article