1stFone Mobile for 4-9 Year Olds

Gadgets don’t tend to cause a lot of controversy. Their uses and applications may be called into question sometimes, but an actually device is usually free from any condemnation or disapproval. However you get the feeling that a mobile phone aimed at four-to-nine-year-olds would cause quite a stir…and it has. Called the 1stFone, this back … Continue reading 1stFone Mobile for 4-9 Year Olds

Parentsaround: Keep an eye on your kids online

One of the big worries for parents is what their children are doing online – what they’re viewing, who they’re talking to and so on. Once your kids hit a certain age, even with the best will in the world it’s hard to watch them every second, which is why a new multi-device parental control … Continue reading Parentsaround: Keep an eye on your kids online

‘Play’ video memo pad puts fun onto fridges

My fridge has all kinds of magnetic things stuck on it. Everything from a bug eyed frog post card holder, to a welcome to Ibiza badge I won in a hotel raffle once. Good old fashioned post it notes decorate the rest of it in the hap hazard filing system I use to remember everything. … Continue reading ‘Play’ video memo pad puts fun onto fridges

Magellan eXplorist GC: Geocache me if you can

How many Geocache enthusiasts does it take to change a lightbulb? I don’t know but it’s probably a co-ordinated effort. Non-Geocachers might not get that … but they can always look it up. Anyway, enough reference humour! Geocaching, if you are unaware, is one of the nerdist outdoor pursuits that I’ve encountered and makes for … Continue reading Magellan eXplorist GC: Geocache me if you can