842619 avanquest atlantic quest solitairAn Underwater Golf Game

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on Jul 22, 2015
Get your snorkel and flippers ready as you set out to help Clowny and Sharky find out who has illegally parked a ship on the seabed.

842420 Thumbs Up Immerse Virtual Reality HeadseImmerse VR Headset

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on Jul 19, 2015
While I have seen several of these demonstrated most bore a higher price and while I did ask to see one it never materialised, so when this was offered to me I took the change to test it with a couple of recent mobile phones and appropriate content.

842424 NuForce Primo 8 headphoneNu force Primo 8

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on Jul 17, 2015
These earbuds are Quad-Driver earphones with phase-coherent crossover design is what it says on a very large box for a pair of earbuds. When you open the box the array of extras that come with the buds is the reason for the box being so large.
A set of earbuds with a twist – literally – that enable you to increase or decrease the bass heard at a twist of the earbud housing, so could this be a first adjusting the sound frequency level while a song plays and going only to your ears.

842421 Divoom Airbeat 10 Bluetooth Portable SpeakeAIRBEAT-10

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on Jul 10, 2015
This is quite a small Bluetooth speaker that can also be connected via 3.5mm cable. Being small I initially thought that sound quality would suffer. I was wrong and I was very pleasantly surprised with the sounds in gave out.
When the name of BenQ pops up, my thoughts immediately turn towards the range of display units produced by the company. However BenQ does have other strings to its bow as the arrival of a new product clearly indicates. This product is the treVolo which is claimed to be the world’s first portable electrostatic wireless speaker. Just in case you are not familiar with the term then I should explain that electrostatic drivers emit sound both forwards and backwards with mid an

842034 Evolve Audio SB 2501 Soundbar SysteEvolve Soundbar

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on June 30, 2015
While devices, such as televisions, smartphones and tablets, have their own speaker facility, you can enhance this output with the addition of a soundbar.

842130 Groov e GV SP460 BK Bluetooth Wireless Portable Sound BlasteAdvanced Ghetto Blaster

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on June 29, 2015
By the Ghetto Blaster standards when they were popular this is small, but it is powerful and not only has it an FM radio but also Bluetooth, ability to play SD Cards and USB sticks and has impressive sounds and speakers built in.

842131 Creative Aurvana In Ear2 Plus In ear EarphoneAurvana In-Ear 2

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on June 28, 2015
These noise cancelling earbuds from Creative start with a puzzle, how do you get them out of the very solid packaging, the answer lies in a small sheet that lives inside the packaging. Having spent a while solving the puzzle the result was worth the wait.

842129 skullcandy grind headphoneScullKandy Grind

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on June 22, 2015
The name makes it sound like a device of torture but ‘Gadgetspeak’ is not that sort of site so you – and your family – will be safe to read about a new headset that has several things that may make it something to consider in a crowded market.

841986 House of Marley Liberate XLBT Bluetooth HeadphonLiberate XLBT

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on June 18, 2015
This next headset is available from the House of Marley, an organisation set up to promote Bob Marley’s vision of One Love, One World.

841984 game hoouse jewel match super pacA Jewel Matching Bundle

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on June 17, 2015
Not one, two or three games but four games are included in this next offering based on the Match-3 genre.

841889 cowin thunder bluetooth speakeCowin Thunder

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on June 14, 2015
A vertical cylinder with speakers at all angles behind the grill that coats the sides. This Bluetooth offering gives a good all-round sound. So what has it to offer that other such devices cannot in what is becoming a rather crowded arena?

841805 game technobabyloIn a Big Brother World

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on June 10, 2015
Anybody who has entered one of the previous Wadjet Eye game environments will have some idea of what is waiting for them in Technobabylon. Here you will find retro-styled pixel art, plenty of dialogue professionally delivered by voice actors and paths that can take you in different directions based on your choice of actions.

841599 puppet shoTrouble in Joyville

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on June 3, 2015
Considering you have been sent to look into the disappearance of a young boy called Simon, the name of the location where this event happened does seem rather inappropriate as you travel to Joyville. But then you have entered the virtual reality that is known as the world of Puppet Show.

841892 TDK Trek Flex Bluetooth SpeakeTDK TREK Flex Speaker

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on June 3, 2015
A single cylinder shaped unit that has reasonable battery life, it supports Bluetooth, NFC and even connection via 3.5mm lead. Perhaps the most important factor is sound quality and here I was certainly perfectly satisfied with it.

841494 gamehouse Magicville Art of Magic The Rescue of Fogmere

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on May 27, 2015
It is brother against brother in a Match-3 adventure game with a magic element.

841545 Bass Connect Bluetooth SpeakeBass Connect

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 25, 2015
Previous items I have reviewed from Thumbs Up have taken the sound from the SmartPhones speaker and given you a better result. This unit uses the same idea common to most in that the signal is sent via Bluetooth to give an excellent sound.

841542 Veho VEP 005 ZS2 360 Water Resistant Sports EarphoneVeho Earbuds

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 24, 2015
A name that I reviewed several items for some years ago, now perhaps more famous for it being on the shirts of Southampton Football Club in the Premier League. So what have these earbuds to make them stand out from the crowd?

841424 gamehouse Frankenstein Master of DeatFrankenstein Master of Death

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on May 20, 2015
While Frankenstein is often regarded as the villain, this is not the case in this Hidden Object Adventure game.

841547 Amazon Fire TV SticfireTV Stick from Amazon

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 20, 2015
This is very like the Roku Stick, somewhat like Chromecast, but as it is far cheaper than either it would be better, however it also has a lot more features and has another huge plus it is from Amazon so how can it be anything but a big hit.