Author: James

Introducing the Samsung Galaxy Gear

The Samsung Galaxy Gear is an impressive new addition to the mobile communications arena. With this hi-tech device, Samsung is looking to move its products into the mainstream. It’s not going to be plain sailing for the Gear though. This particular smartwatch is just one of many similar products to enter the hi-tech gadgets market. The Gear from Samsung is entering a market which is fast approaching saturation with the Pebble, I’mWatch and Sony’s smartwatch already making headway. But from Samsung’s perspective it’s an impressive performance. Samsung is renowned for its high-quality smartphones, and this Android smartwatch will certainly...

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UnoTelly Review–Watch US Netflix in the UK

One of the major gripes about Netflix in the UK is the fact it has less content than its US version. This has led to a whole new range of online services allowing you to access international content from the UK. This originally was done just using a VPN to reroute your traffic through the chosen country, however companies like UniTelly now offer a much simpler alternative, and that is using DNS to dynamically change your region. In the early days of DNS or VPN services you only had the option to route your traffic through 1 selected country,...

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The small but brilliant tech advances that could improve your life

Every day technology takes giant leaps toward changing the world – but sometimes it’s good to step back and take a look at the small things that make life better… Sunrise alarm clocks Far too many alarms take their name literally, resorting to shock tactics to get you up in the morning. It needn’t be so. There are clocks which pander to your body’s circadian rhythm, gently waking you with a gradual increase in light from their sunrise-simulating bulbs. Some, like the Philips Wake-Up Light, even let you add the sounds of nature. Quiet washing machines Washing machines have...

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At least Porsche still loves BlackBerry. Releases P’9982

Things are really not looking good for BlackBerry at the moment, with their market share falling to just 1.5% which is half that of the relatively new Windows Phone OS. However the poor numbers haven’t stopped Porsche from releasing a ultra high end version of the Z10. The P’9982 features a 4.2in, 768 x 1280 pixel screen, a Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon processor, 2GB RAM and a whopping 64GB of built-in memory as well as a microSD card slot. It also has an 8MP rear camera and 2MP front camera and runs a re-skinned version of the BlackBerry 10 operating...

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Top 10 most distracting mobile apps

According to statistics, half of young drivers have admitted to using their mobile phone for some form of communication whilst driving. With Whatsapp topping the chart and Facebook coming in a close second, it’s a true worry that so many young drivers are risking their lives in such a reckless way. ingenie have devised this eye opening infographic as part of the #DontDriveDistracted campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of driving distracted. Be sure to join in and pledge to not drive distracted on Twitter, Instagram or Vine using the hashtag. Brought to you by ingenie Click to...

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