Apple reduces battery replacement fee following slowdown controversy

In the past week or so Apple has come under serious criticism following the revelation that they are slowing down older iPhones as the health of the battery reduces. While many iPhone users have experienced perceived slowdowns due to iOS updates over the years, it appears that there’s now proof Apple is throttling processor speeds … Read more

PC & Console Gaming Christmas Gift Guide 2017 & Yearly Round-Up

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Intro” _builder_version=”3.0.91″ background_layout=”light”] Whether you are a PC gamer, console gamer or part of the hybrid master race it has been an excellent year for gaming. The Switch has arrived and been an enormous success; both the PS4 and Xbox have been updated to new powerful versions allowing for 4K content. Then … Read more

Sponsored : Acer Switch 5 – The perfect convertible tablet for the mobile professional

Acer and lifestyle blogger Carl Cunard have teamed up to show how good the Acer Switch 5 is for the mobile professional. Carl is a YouTuber and a blogger on In-My-Shoes.co.uk where he blogs and vlogs about style, grooming techniques and insight into his crazy lifestyle. Due to the nature of his work he is … Read more

Home Automation Christmas Gift Guide 2018

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.91″ background_layout=”light”] Thanks to Amazon Echo devices and Google Home the home automation trend has boomed this year. So, what are the best gifts to get for the people wanting to get into home automation? Smart Assistant / Speakers The first obvious choice is a smart speaker/assistant with the following options: [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row][et_pb_column … Read more

Cisco SG 200-08 8-Port Gigabit Layer 2 Managed Switch Review

Last year I hardwired large parts of my house, relocating my server from my office to a spare room. I have used the budget-friendly Netgear GS108Ev3 Smart Managed Plus switches which are decent for general use while offering some good managed switch functionality. However, I have had quite a few issues with file transfer speed, … Read more

Dodocool Wireless Stereo Sports In-Ear Headphone Review

Dodocool is another budget brand that sells peripherals on Amazon. The first of the two products they sent is a pair of Bluetooth wireless headphones. Each earpiece is quite large, but they include a large bendable ear loop that goes over your ears. This creates a very secure fit in my case, they create a … Read more

Canary Flex Review – Wirefree Outdoor Smart CCTV

Following my review of the excellent Blink XT, I was quite excited to try out the Canary Flex. Priced at £199 it is a premium looking product with some promising features that could justify the extra cost over the Blink XT or the identical cost of the Netgear Arlo. The device itself is quite attractive … Read more

Kingston DataTraveler Bolt Duo Flash Drive Review

One of the issues for many phones nowadays is the lack of storage. Each year we seem to use more and more data from pictures to apps, and until recently phone companies have been a little slow about improving the data storage of their devices. Apple has been improving recently with the latest iPhone 8 … Read more

Letsfit Smart Band Review – Smart Fitness Tracker

**Update on Instructions** I have had a few enquiries on how to use the Letsfit Smart Band, therefore in a recent review of a fitness tracker that is essentially the same I have gone into much more detail on how to set up and use these budget fitness trackers, and the guide will work for … Read more

RHA MA750 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones Review

With the growing number of phones ditching the 3.5mm port finding a good pair of Bluetooth earphones has become essential for anyone that appreciates good quality audio. From a personal perspective, Bluetooth devices are plagued by problems you don’t get with wired options. Getting a comfortable fit is the biggest issue I find, a lot … Read more