ebay Christmas Boutique: Trading bar codes for QR codes

Since it was founded in 1995, Ebay quickly became one of the most outstanding success stories of the dot-com revolution. Unlike many entrepreneurial ventures that often demise as speedily as they rise, especially in the constantly evolving world of the internet, Ebay has maintained its spot as the number one internet consumer-to-consumer corporation. In fact … Continue reading ebay Christmas Boutique: Trading bar codes for QR codes

Colourful & classy cases for MacBook Pro, Air and iPad

It’s that time of year when we start thinking about what we might ask Santa for, and pretty high on my list is a new case for my MacBook Pro. Now I’m not normally one to get too excited about things like laptop bags, but I will make an exception for the Black Raspberry range … Continue reading Colourful & classy cases for MacBook Pro, Air and iPad

Philip’s new range of pen-sized inspection lights

Now here’s one gadget Christmas gift range that couldn’t go ignored! Philips’ new range of handheld inspection lights. Hmmm, sounds like one of those presents that your Dad opens and the rest of the family breathe a sigh of relief that they didn’t receive such a ‘sensible’ gift. Mocking aside, Philips’ new range of inspection … Continue reading Philip’s new range of pen-sized inspection lights

My Keepon and Air Swimmers: New kids gadgets from Wow! Stuff!

If you’re looking to for a memorable toy to buy the kids this Christmas, then perhaps look no further than two new toys from the British-based toy manufacturer Wow! Stuff! – A limited edition interactive robot called My Keepon and remote controlled fish known as Air Swimmers. Going into partnership with the US-based robot designer … Continue reading My Keepon and Air Swimmers: New kids gadgets from Wow! Stuff!

Four great winter wonderland gadgets!

With Indian summers occurring in October abruptly followed by some moderate to heavy snowfalls in certain areas, the weather’s been pretty unpredictable here in the UK in the latter stages of 2011. In fact, because of the early snow flurries, William Hill have shortened the odds of the lowest temperature ever recorded in England (-26.1C) … Continue reading Four great winter wonderland gadgets!

Is it a plane, is it a bird? No it’s a Sky Car

We’re overrun in our house with remote control cars, so something has to be pretty special to grab out attention. Enter the Sky Car – is it it a car? Is it a helicopter – well, yes, it’s both! This is a neat little piece of kit (it measures just 19x8x9cm) -– get it out … Continue reading Is it a plane, is it a bird? No it’s a Sky Car

Why was the chicken thrown across the office? Red5’s Chuckimal

It’s pretty hard to get my attention when I’m in the office. As someone who gets hundreds of emails (all trying to sell me things, I’m not popular) and lots of tweets, texts and actually work screaming for my time someone actually in the room with me often misses out. Even worse I often have … Continue reading Why was the chicken thrown across the office? Red5’s Chuckimal

What a chopper – the Griffin Helo TC

Remote controlled helicopters really are flavour of the month – this is the second one I’ve written about in as many days. This time it’s the app-powered Helo TC that comes under the Latest Gadgets microscope. So will it be flying into a host of Christmas stockings come December? Well, anyone who has as an … Continue reading What a chopper – the Griffin Helo TC