Genius Home Review : Smart Home Heating (Heat Genius Revision 3 2017)

At the start of this year, I reviewed the Heat Genius smart central heating system, and I loved it. At the time, it offered the best control for heating your entire house than any other product on the market due to the integration of smart radiator valves. It did have its quirks, though. The app … Read more

Win a Logitech G610 Mechanical Keyboard and Logitech Pro Gaming Mouse

I reviewed the G610 and Pro gaming mouse back in July. Both are fantastic gaming peripherals from Logitech. I was particularly enamoured with the G610 as it was my first mechanical keyboard. Typing on it is just lovely. If you would like a chance to win both of these then enter below via Gleam. I … Read more

Acer Spin 7 Brings Life Full Swing with Extreme Portability and Versatility

This post is sponsored by Acer.  Acer recently launched their new Spin 7 convertible Windows notebook that offers extreme portability and versatility, hoping to appeal to a wide range of consumers from working professionals to students. The Spin 7 is ultra-portable weighing in at just 1.2 KGs while being just over 1cm thick. It manages … Read more

Devolo Home Control Review – Home Automation

A lot of the home automation gadgets I have reviewed are relatively closed systems offering specific functionality, and they are great. But one area I have always wanted to review is a Z-Wave home control system. Z-Wave is a wireless networking system for home automation devices; several big companies use this standard in the smart … Read more

Win a OTT M8S Android TV Box with Kodi installed

Continuing our Christmas giveaways, I have the OTT M8S Android TV Box up for grabs today. This was reviewed back in March and is an excellent budget Android box with all the features that most people want from these things, including Kodi. The specification includes: RAM:2GB DDR3 ROM:8GB NAND FLASH GPU:Octa-core Mali-450MP GPU @ 600MHz … Read more

Startech Thunderbolt 3 to Dual HDMI Adapter Review

USB3.1 and Thunderbolt are only just becoming mainstream, but they offer a huge amount of benefits over legacy connections. The Thunderbolt controller offers 40 Gbit/s (5 GB/s) of bandwidth, providing enough bandwidth to drive multiple devices including dual 4K monitors. The adapter we have today does just that; you can drive two 4K monitors at … Read more