The Exciting World Of No Cost Electronica

These days, if you’ve got a PC or a Mac, a little hard disk space and an internet connection you’ve already got everything you need to produce music. No, you don’t need to buy any more hardware and you don’t need to spend any money on software. None at all! So, getting started is simple. … Continue reading The Exciting World Of No Cost Electronica

Wahoo RFLKT: Second Screening on Two Wheels

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 – a cycling computer that harnesses the power of your smartphone (provided your smartphone is … Continue reading Wahoo RFLKT: Second Screening on Two Wheels

Hands On with Huawei’s Ascend P6: World’s Slimmest Smartphone

I didn’t have much awareness of the Huawei brand beyond dongles but after a fairly intimate 6 hours session with their engineers, managers and PR people in London’s Roundhouse it feels like it’s all I’ve ever know. Huawei chose June 18 to launch the superslim Ascend P6 smartphone as it’s just 6.18 mm thin. I … Continue reading Hands On with Huawei’s Ascend P6: World’s Slimmest Smartphone

Top 5 Ingenious Bathroom Gadgets

We all spend a varying proportion of our time in the bathroom, be it for nature’s necessities, taking a long relaxing shower or pruning ourselves for a night out. If you are of the inclination to spend perhaps a little more time in the bathroom than really required, you’ll be pleased to be informed about … Continue reading Top 5 Ingenious Bathroom Gadgets

E3 Roundup: XBox One vs Playstation 4 – Price vs. Promising Lineup

Gamers struggling to make a informed decision on whether to buy an Xbox 1 or PS4 this Christmas are not alone – but you will be glad to know both console makers laid their cards on the table at last night’s E3. Both console makers gave a firm launch window of Winter 2013 for Europe … Continue reading E3 Roundup: XBox One vs Playstation 4 – Price vs. Promising Lineup

Stock Android: Pros and Cons

The Nexus 4 comes with stock Android, but now more phones are getting in on the act. Once the exclusive preserve of Nexus-branded devices (and rooters), the stock version of Android is set to appear on the Samsung Galaxy S4, the HTC One and the Sony Xperia Z in the coming months (initially in the … Continue reading Stock Android: Pros and Cons

Best of Computex 2013

Running until June 8, Taiwan’s largest consumer electronics show Computex is taking place this week with over 1,700 exhibitors showing off their wares – here’s what caught our eye. Asus unveiled yet more post-pc devices, with their newly announced Transformer Book Trio. It’s the world’s first three-in-one mobile device. The device has a detachable 11.6-inch … Continue reading Best of Computex 2013

Top 5 Father’s Day Ideas

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 new CD player or just a hug. And it you’re looking for something for someone … Continue reading Top 5 Father’s Day Ideas