WWDC 2018 – No new hardware, iOS 12 aims to make old phones faster
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WWDC 2018 – No new hardware, iOS 12 aims to make old phones faster

WWDC is more about software than hardware, but it often includes some new releases, last year there were several announcements with the 10.5in iPad Pro, iMac improvements and the HomePod. This year then felt a bit underwhelming as we saw no such releases, it was all about the software. iOS12 The biggest news as always is the…

ASUS ROG Gaming Phone with speed-binned 2.96Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and 802.11ad Demoed
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ASUS ROG Gaming Phone with speed-binned 2.96Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and 802.11ad Demoed

We are seeing lots of new products come out from ASUS this year at Computex 2018. With the most interesting being the new ASUS ROG Phone which has some mighty impressive specs which put the Razer phone to shame. ASUS claimed to have developed the phone using speed-binned Snapdragon 845 SoC making it run at 2.96Ghz compared to the…

Sleep through your partners snoring with the QuietOn Sleep
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Sleep through your partners snoring with the QuietOn Sleep

I am a terrible sleeper so I am always on the quest for new things to try to help my partner or me get a better sleep. I am a very light sleeper, and very sensitive to sound, even the slightest electrical hum will cause me sleep anxiety. I also occasionally snore which then wakes…

HTC Is Making a Blockchain Phone
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HTC Is Making a Blockchain Phone

Most people know of the blockchain as the ledger that records cryptocurrency transactions. With the help of gadget manufacturer HTC, the world may soon associate the blockchain with smartphones, too. The brand recently announced its intentions to make a blockchain-enabled phone. If successful, it could change how people use their phones and access the associated…

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Official : Affordable flagship-tier performance
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Official : Affordable flagship-tier performance

We have known that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 700 series was due to be released, Qualcomm mentioned it several times during our MWC press trip. The specifics of the SoC were never discussed apart from that it will offer high-end features at a lower price. When I was at MWC several people hinted that this chipset could be targetting the…

6 Ways We’ll See Gadgets Evolve in the Next Year
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6 Ways We’ll See Gadgets Evolve in the Next Year

A look at the latest technology headlines indicates gadgets are improving quickly, and it won’t be long before the people who buy them can benefit from the latest and greatest features and functions. Let’s take a look at some of the likely changes ahead for the gadgets we love, as well as those we’ve not…

Logitech G Launches New PRO Gaming Headset
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Logitech G Launches New PRO Gaming Headset

Logitech G today announced the Logitech® G PRO Gaming Headset, offering esports-grade audio performance and features for professional and competitive gamers. The newest addition to the Logitech G PRO line-up of professional gaming gear, the Logitech G PRO Gaming Headset is lightweight, strong and extremely comfortable for extended gameplay. It features Logitech G Pro-G drivers for…

Nokia Steel HR Review – A Fashionable Wristwatch Style Fitness Tracker
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Nokia Steel HR Review – A Fashionable Wristwatch Style Fitness Tracker

I have reviewed quite a lot of fitness trackers, and sports watches now, from cheap to expensive. One thing that is common with them is that they are all a bit ugly. The Suunto Spartan is possible the most attractive one I have reviewed; if you don’t mind the sports watch look, none are suitable…

Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 vs Asus ZenFone 5Z
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Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Sony Xperia XZ2 vs Asus ZenFone 5Z

We saw 3 phones officially launched at MWC that are powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 system on chip. This chip is the latest high-end SoC from Qualcomm and will be the chip powering most of this year’s flagships. With the Snapdragon handling the vast majority of the functions, it is interesting to see…

Sony Xperia Ear Duo Hands On Review #MWC2018
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Sony Xperia Ear Duo Hands On Review #MWC2018

Most people are talking about the latest and greatest phones that have been launched at MWC that are running the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 including the Sony Xperia XZ2. However, one of the stand out products for me is the  Sony Xperia Ear Duo which is an entirely wire-free pair of headphones that buck the trend…

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