Author: James

NOKIA LUMIA 930: It’s everything you need

If you have been won over by the beautiful interface of Windows Phone and you are looking for a new mobile Nokia Lumia 930. This is generally regarded as the best Windows Phone on the market at the moment and being a Nokia it is one of the best built phones in the entire market too. It has received favourable reviews from Engadget and Trusted Reviews and it is currently available on Amazon for £399 or it is available for free from £28 pcm if you sign up to a 2 year contract. Check out the above video from Microsoft to...

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Is there any demand for SmartWatches?

2014 is definitely all about the smart watch. While there have been Smartwatch releases in the past with the Sony Smartwatch and Samsung Galaxy Gear , this year has seen a massive influx of companies jumping on the smartwatch band wagon. Google has launched Android wear, along with multiple companies producing Android Watches and now Apple has launched the Apple Watch. So one thing is for sure, all the big players are backing this new tech, but is there really any consumer demand for it? Or is this just a market being artificially created by these companies? From all...

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Apple Watch Announced

Apple has just confirmed the arrival of its first fully-fledged wearable device, the Apple Watch. This has been a widely rumored device for months now but it is quite an interesting development. Samsung are on their 3rd gen watch now, multiple Andriod devices are being launched but from general chatter online there does not appear to be a huge demand for such devices. So for Apple to get on board they must be confident about the future of the wearable tech. The Apple Watch has a saffire display, four sensors on the back, and a choice of straps at...

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Apple Announce iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Well it is finally here, Apple have unveiled this years new phones, and after a couple of years of speculation they have finally jumped on the bandwagon of phablet style phones with the iPhone 6 Plus a 5.5-inch, 1080p phone as well as a more pocket friendly 4.7-inch model, the iPhone 6. Apart from the screen size both phones are basically the same and Apple appears to be pushing the larger model the most. There are a lot of buzz words describing the new 5.5-inch screen, it is apparently  SRGB-accurate, has an ultrathin backlight, photo-aligned IPS liquid crystals, an improved polarizer, and...

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Allocacoc PowerCube Extended USB & Original review

Today we have a quick review of the PowerCube which is an award winning 4 socket extension cable with 2 additional USB ports that can be mounted anywhere and plugs do not obstruct each other. Alternatively there is the PowerCube Original which has 5 sockets. [ngg_images gallery_ids=”5″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails”] Technology wise this is a relatively basic power strip, it offers no power conditioning or surge suppression but it is largely designed for convenience. One of the neat features of the Powercube is the inclusion of a small dock that sticks to whatever surface you want then locks into one of...

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