Cool Gadgets & Stuff


Post Olympic 2012 Blues? Recommended Antidotes

By Kate Kemp,

With London 2012 in full swing and even the most stalwart couch potatoes managing to raise a cursory eyebrow at global citizens showcasing their triumphs of physical fitness, it’s all too easy to get immersed in the tidal wave of… Read article


Mi Train – release your inner train-spotter!

By Mark Pilkington,

An early contender for ‘The Most Useless Gadget of 2012’, the chaps at thumbsUp! have brought us the Mi Train Journey, a desktop simulation of, yes you guessed it, a train journey. Coming in the form of a replica train… Read article


Gear yourself up for a summer of camping

By Naomi Mackay,

If you want to get away from it all, take yourself off in a tent (or a camper or caravan if you prefer). Whether you’re off with the kids, heading to a music festival or just looking for the cheapest… Read article


Crosskase Solar 15: Take the power back (pack)

By Naomi Mackay,

We sometimes have a little snigger to ourselves when we read about solar gadgets – usually because we look outside the window and see that it’s raining again – but as the sun is shining as I write this, let… Read article


Gift & Gadget Ideas for Father’s Day

By Naomi Mackay,

I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again – dads are difficult to buy for. But if they love their gadgets, then help is at hand. Here are a few ideas that you still have time to order in… Read article


Bullet proof! Four gadgets not to be messed with

By Gabrielle Pickard,

“Bullet proof gadgets” you may cry aghast that there are such products. Although as we saw last summer with the English riots that stunned the whole world, Britain’s yob culture is a force not to be taken lightly. The shock… Read article