Scosche boomBottle: Rugged Outdoor Speakers

Fresh water’s all well and good but what if you’re cycling, hiking or camping and want a fresh beat. Well you’re probably in the 1987, which was the last time when anyone used the term “fresh beat” unironically (and incidentally when the Simpsons was first aired). But on the off-chance you’re not a time traveller … Continue reading Scosche boomBottle: Rugged Outdoor Speakers

Scosche myTREK Wireless Pulse Monitor review

Serious about staying in shape? Then you’ll need data and lots of it. It’s hard enough to exercise (believe me I struggle with it on a daily basis) but it’s even harder to make each workout really count. It’s deceptively simple to think that breaking a sweat on the treadmill entitles you to a post … Continue reading Scosche myTREK Wireless Pulse Monitor review

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

Music on the move from boomCAN or Gumball portable speakers

There’s not much point having all this portable kit, if you’re stuck with a very unmobile speaker if you want to listen to tunes, games and videos without using headphones. So listen out for the Scosche boomCAN, a portable speaker that is only slightly bigger than a film canister (if you remember those in these … Continue reading Music on the move from boomCAN or Gumball portable speakers

iPad 2 and the race of the third-party accessory makers

Steve Jobs had barely left the stage and my inbox began to fill with third-parties eager to give me their take on the iPad 2. Apple’s obsession with thinness has trimmed the old iPad to a shadow of its former self and left the rich ecosystem of cases and knick-knacks looking to upgrade. As with … Continue reading iPad 2 and the race of the third-party accessory makers