Author: James

Tech21 Evo Check iPhone 8 Case Review

When you have a £700 phone that is basically all glass the last thing you want to do is drop it. Obviously, it is impossible to avoid the inevitable drop, and Apple claims the glass used in their new iPhone 8 is the most durable ever, and the glass rear is reinforced with metal. However, a big drop or landing in an awkward position is always likely to crack if not shatter glass, whether that is the front or rear of the phone in this case. If you do not have the £79 AppleCare+ cover then screen repair costs...

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Mini-Review RAVPower 10000mAh & 16750mAh Power Bank

I have used quite a few RAVPower products now, I would rate them as good as Anker or Aukey for peripherals on Amazon. They offer good prices, great build quality and they always have excellent reviews on Amazon. I recently purchased 2 sized battery packs, for different scenarios. A 10K model for when I go out for a long day but don’t have a bag or coat, and the 16750mAh model for when I go to press events and have a bag with me. 10000mAh Power Bank This is a well-priced and sized pack. I like the 10k size...

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The best cheap gaming motherboards for 2017

The motherboard is a crucial component for a computing system and so if you are looking to set up a gaming computer, you should focus on buying a motherboard that can pack powerful performance for you. However, if you are someone who is a budget user, you need not fret about the quality of motherboard that you can buy. There are currently many manufacturing brands that can offer you high end motherboards at cost effective rates. Seeking the Best Gaming Motherboard of 2017 that can be obtained at affordable rates can give you the opportunity to enjoy powerful gaming...

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Is it time we became a cashless society?

In the UK we are currently going through a rollout of new coins and notes. The new £5 polymer note was introduced last year and it cost the Bank of England £70 million to develop then around another 7p per note to print. These costs will no doubt be similar to the other notes that are being introduced. However, do we really need to keep printing new money when most people have debit cards with contactless payments, and many phones now have NFC built in allowing them to make mobile payments. Looking at Sweden, it is the most cashless...

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OnePlus 5T Announced: New Camera and Edge to Edge Display for just £450

The OnePlus 5T has been officially unveiled during a special event in New York and after weeks of teasers and speculation, we know exactly what upgrades have been made and how much it will cost you. The main upgrade and the biggest selling point of the phone is the impressive new display which is 6.01-inch with a 1080 x 2160 resolution giving it an 18:9 aspect ratio and 80.5% screen to body ratio. This puts it in the same league as many of this year’s leading flagship phones such as the Galaxy S8, LG V30 and iPhone X. The...

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