Author: James

Nintendo Infographic – How does the switch pricing compare to previous generations?

Voucherbox has produced an interesting infographic showing how much the new Nintendo Switch costs in comparison to the previous generations from Nintendo. They had originally predicted the price to be around £250, which might have been correct if it wasn’t for the plummeting pound, however now we know it is priced at £279.99. The Switch will be the first hybrid home and handheld console of its kind so this maybe the justification of the increased price. However, with previous generations, Nintendo traditionally dropped launch prices after an unsuccessful release, so unless you have your heart set on the Switch,...

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Netflix finally roll out downloads to SD & phone memory

Netflix have finally rolled out its update for Android allowing users to download files to their device for offline viewing Android​ Users – You can now download to your SD card so there’s always room for more. pic.twitter.com/Uqt2GSjPw5 — Netflix US (@netflix) January 24, 2017 This will no doubt be great news for frequent travellers, as you don’t have to worry about the loss of signal on a train or the complete lack of signal on a plane. Netflix has commented saying you can select where the download goes and in theory download to multiple SD cards. So there is no...

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Aukey KM-G3 Mechanical Keyboard with Outemu Blue Switches Review

Aukey is not known for their mechanical or gaming keyboards, but they are a popular seller on Amazon for computer and mobile related accessories. Their first mechanical keyboard is priced at just £55.55 has RGB backlighting and features what they describe as Blue mechanical switches. Interestingly there is now mention of Cherry the main brand that develops blue switches, so I think we can assume these are a clone of the popular cherry switches. From further research, they appear to be Outemu switches which generally have good reviews, with many users not noticing the difference between these and the...

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The Best Mobile Gaming in 2017

Super Mario Run It is not technically released on Android yet, but due for a full release in March 2017. It has been available for iOS for a little while now and has been a massive hit. It is the first time Mario has appeared on a none Nintendo device and it is one of the most iconic gaming characters in history. The 2D scroller will no doubt be one of the biggest games for 2017 Fire Emblem: Heroes Nintendo is dominating the 2017 mobile games list. Fire Emblem: Heroes, a tactical-RPG based on Nintendo’s long-running fantasy game franchise,...

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August Smart Lock review – Smart Home Security System

Smart home integration has an ongoing appeal these days and comes with lots of appliances and features with emphasis on convenience, comfort and safety. Smart locks are no exception; they vary in connectivity, accessibility and the working mechanisms of the locks. Most of the locks come with Bluetooth connection, however it allows you to control locks within certain range and the consumption of battery might be an issue. On the other hand, Z-wave and Wi-Fi enabled devices gives you full control from anywhere, by connecting to the hub via internet. August Smart Lock is a Bluetooth-only enabled device that...

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