Acer XF270HUA Review – 27″ 2560×1440 IPS FREESYNC 144Hz Gaming Widescreen LED Monitor

The past 2 weeks I have been using the Acer XF270HUA 27″ monitor for my main screen, which is an AMD FreeSync enabled IPS display that can run at 144Hz with a resolution of     2560×1440. It is priced at £499.99 making it quite affordable for its specification. Based on a brief amount of research I … Read more

nCube Home Automation Controller Review

Having previously reviewed the Devolo Home Control system, I was quite excited to try out a new controller called the nCube. This is a multi-protocol controller, allowing you to control devices that work on Z-Wave, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Lan. If you are not familiar with smart home controllers, they act as a central hub to … Read more

Zotac Launch  AMP Extreme, AMP Edition and Mini Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Ti based cards

The rumours were true, and Nvidia has announced the  GTX 1070 Ti. The $450 GTX 1070 Ti, which launches November 2, uses the same “GP104” GPU as the GeForce cards it sits between, but it’s a far less cut-down version than the chip in the namesake GTX 1070. In fact, the GTX 1070 Ti is awfully … Read more

Amazon Launches Cloud Cam and smart-lock service called Key

Dozens of companies have launched cloud-based security cameras in recent years, and we have covered many of them. So, it is no surprise that Amazon has announced a product of their own. Named the Cloud Cam, this intelligent camera is also being launched alongside a new smart-lock service called Key, similar to the likes of … Read more

‘Bad Rabbit’ ransomware hits networks in Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and Germany.

This year is not good for cybersecurity, unless you make a living off it, in the past 24 hours a new major ransomware attack has occurred. Named Bad Rabbit, it has hit networks in Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and Germany. Kaspersky Labs says that nearly 200 victims have been hit with the ransomware. This has been … Read more

Smart lock company August Home Acquired by Traditional Lock Company Yale

This is an interesting but sensible acquisition, one of the leading smart lock companies August Home have been acquired by the lock super brand Yale. In the UK there has been no availability of August smart locks, but Yale has actually released several smart locks of their own, which we have covered. Obviously, they are … Read more

Utopia 360° Elite Edition Virtual Reality Headset Review

VR is one of the booming new technologies at the moment, and there are products covering pretty much every budget.  The lowest budget options are literally just carboarded cutouts that you put your phone into, and for the price, they are quite effective. On the other end of the spectrum are the likes of the … Read more