Author: James

Android Nougat Now Available for Nexus Devices

Android Nougat has now officially been launched on Google devices and the over the air rollout should slowly be happening now. Unfortunately, the Nexus 4 and 7 will not be receiving the new update. If you are too impatient you can manually install it via one of the images, or an easier method is to sign up to the Google Beta program, where you will be able to get it immediately via OTA. It is recommended that you un-enrol after you have installed it though, to avoid getting future early betas. The build number should be NRD90M. You can...

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Devolo 1200 Mbps WiFi ac repeater Review

I have always been fond of devolos’ powerline products, they are the best in the business and the powerline system, in general, is the best performing alternative to wire ethernet. However, they can work out a bit expensive and dependant on your needs they could be unnecessary. An alternative cheaper solution is the use of a WiFi repeater, this is a device that you put in between your main router and the weak WiFi areas in your house, it connects to the WiFi network then boosts its signal. The latest release from Devolo is the 1200 Mbps WiFi ac...

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Thriva Lifestyle and Energy Blood Test Review

Thriva is a new start-up based in the UK that offers 2 simple blood tests. One that is focused on general wellbeing and lifestyle which covers cholesterol, liver function and kidney function. With the second focusing on energy with Thyroid function, iron level and vitamin D tests. Unlike other private blood testing websites, Thriva makes the service a bit more consumer friendly by referring the results to their own GP who will provide some basic interpretation for results that are out of range. Priced at just £29 for the lifestyle and £49 for energy this is extremely competitively priced....

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Title: 5 VR Games You Can Probably Bet On

Virtual reality gaming has emerged in a big way this year, and it’s nowhere near slowing down. Just in May we wrote up the release of a brand new headset looking to work its way into the competition with major names like the HTC Vive, PlayStation VR, and Oculus Rift. And as these and other headsets have been unveiled and released to the public, we have already seen a cascade of new gaming experiences. Some of these games have really pushed the limits of the new format, exploring VR capabilities and presenting mind-blowing adventures unlike anything we’ve ever seen....

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A Guide to Vaping Devices

While I don’t personally smoke or vape, you can deny that vaping is huge in the UK, and it is a bit of a minefield when it comes to the devices to use and the liquids to use with it. Black Note, a company that specialises in naturally flavoured tobacco e-liquids has produced a handy infographic to help you along the way. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Pocket (Opens in...

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