Logitech’s Ultimate Ears Boom Speaker

Portable Bluetooth speakers line the virtual shelves of tech shops up and down the internet, each with an almost identical feature set and very little to help recommend itself over another. There are two choices to manufacturers hoping to enter such a crowded product category. One is get lazy, knock out a product with your … Continue reading Logitech’s Ultimate Ears Boom Speaker

iBean & iTagua: The World’s First Cybotanic Music Players

Even in the stormiest of brainstorming sessions at the most innovative of tech companies, it’s hard to imagine someone looking at a baked bean and an iPod and wondering to themselves why the two have been kept separate for so long. Well, it might not be a baked bean exactly, but this week, London based … Continue reading iBean & iTagua: The World’s First Cybotanic Music Players

Google’s Chromecast Review Roundup

Last week Google released a HDMI dongle called Chromecast, a week later the entire tech fraternity are still talking about it – so what is it and why is it so important? Basically Chromecast is Google’s answer to Apple’s Airplay, but with a few added bells and whistles. Designed to be cheap (just $35), and … Continue reading Google’s Chromecast Review Roundup

Hands on With Sony Vegas Pro 12

Regular visitors will know that when we’re not writing about gadgets, we’re busy filming them for our YouTube channel. Over the years we’ve experimented with a variety of video editors and for the last few months we’ve been checking out Sony Vegas Pro 12 – which is aimed at the professional end of the market. … Continue reading Hands on With Sony Vegas Pro 12

Top 5 Car Stereos

It’s a rite of passage for any first-time driver to upgrade their car stereo, and with the proliferation of mp3s, streaming services and smartphones there’s never been a better time to buy a new car stereo to use with your new smart device. Whilst car stereos haven’t changed all that much over the past 10 … Continue reading Top 5 Car Stereos

Native Instruments Kontrol Z1: Unbeatable Precision

Having caught our attention with its recently released Traktor DJ app (free for a limited time), Native Instruments today released the world’s smallest professional mixer and audio interface, the Kontrol Z1. The new controller takes the company’s new app and transforms it into a professional DJ system combining the best of a touchscreen with the … Continue reading Native Instruments Kontrol Z1: Unbeatable Precision

Bayan Audio Soundbook: Wireless Audio Dynamite

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 hear about the release of the Bayan Audio Soundbook – a small speaker powerhouse that … Continue reading Bayan Audio Soundbook: Wireless Audio Dynamite

Top 5 DJ Controllers

With the proliferation of mp3s the world of DJing has seen a seismic shift away from traditional forms of mixing to digital systems and controllers that solely work with digital music files. So it’ll come as no surprised to you that there’s a burgeoning market for low-cost easy-to-use DJ controllers that range from simple midi … Continue reading Top 5 DJ Controllers