A place for all those other gadgets you want to review - you know, the ones that just don't fit in any of the other topics, but that you want to tell the world about anyway!

691157 Garmin 2598LMTD sat naGarmin's New Generation Satnav

Published in Misc by adrianmorant on May 19, 2013
Over the years satnavs have got more user-friendly and more sophisticated. Garmin’s 2598LMTD is a vast improvement over products available even just one or two years ago. It comes with maps covering 45 European countries and free lifetime map updates so will meet the needs of the traveller both today and into the future. Consequently, as well as the first-time buyer, many existing users could well consider that it is s worthwhile upgrade.

689560 kobo glo ebook readeAn eBook Reader

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 16, 2013
With its stores within a store, Kobo is certainly making an impression within its designated field of eBook readers.

Powerline with Pass-Through

Published in Misc by adrianmorant on Apr 21, 2013
Powerline communications is a convenient technology where data is transmitted around the house or office over the mains wiring. It provides an alternative to wireless or long Ethernet cables. Tp-Link’s TL-PA551 adapters are HomePlug AV compliant, are plug-and-play, and are claimed to have a range of up to 300 metres, and provide speeds of up to 500Mbps and so should meet the majority of needs.

687815 jbl fliThe JBL Flip

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 20, 2013
Bluetooth has been around now for a good number of years but it is only recently that this technology has become the preferred option for transferring data between various devices.

688385 hitachi g technology g drivStorage Capacity Aplenty

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 11, 2013
Older readers, and perhaps those of a younger age, can, no doubt, remember their first computing experiences especially with regards to the storage capacity of the media used to hold programs and a data files. Personally I can remember using floppy disks (they bent if you waved them about) that had a pre-formatted capacity of 180K – a disk could hold the operating system, word processor and numerous documents. Later my first hard disk raised the storage level to a then massive 20

688349 STM Vertical Laptop BaTwo STM Bags

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Apr 10, 2013
Its not often I get to review products made in Australia. In fact to my immediate knowledge I have reviewed only one product previously and that was an excellent software package. Here I am looking at two bags for your notebook.

688347 Juice Pack Powerstation MinExternal Power Packs

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Apr 7, 2013
You are out and about and nowhere near a 13amp plug so what do you do to charge your flagging battery in your portable device. Of course there are solar devices – but can you guarantee the sun – here two portable battery packs.

687480 Razer Deathadder Re Spawn 3500DPI Gaming MousGaming Mouse and Keyboard

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Apr 1, 2013
Here I am looking at a Gaming Mouse capable of 3500DPI, it has the name of Death Adder. I am also looking a keyboard, both these items are branded Razer and both connect to the PC using USB as their connection method.

686922 Philips Sonicare HX9332 DiamondClean Rechargeable ToothbrusSparkling Teeth

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 30, 2013
A visit to the dentist does not rate high on my list of favourite tasks. As a result I am always on the look-out for ways of keeping my teeth and gums in a healthy state.

686614 philips AquaTouch AT896 Wet and Dry ShavePhilips AquaTouch Plus

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 26, 2013
I can remember my grandfather using a cut-throat razor which he would sharpen using a leather strap. Now we have safety razors, disposable blades and electric razors.

684953 iLuv iHP636RED ReF Deep Bass On Ear HeadphoneiLuv Headphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 12, 2013
Although predominately a developer of products designed specifically to enhance the functionality of various Apple offerings, iLuv does occasionally produce kit that supports other brands.

684253 Philips SensoTouch RQ1280cc GyroFlex 3D Rotary Rechargeable ShaveSensoTouch 3D Shaver

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 9, 2013
As part of its male grooming product line up, Philips, with its mantra of bringing simplicity to people’s lives, has released its most advanced premium electric shaver to date. This is the SensoTouch 3D model which offers the male community the choice of dry or wet shaving from a single unit.

682649 Logic3 Ferrari Cavallino T350i Noise Cancelling HeadphoneCavallino T350 Headphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 12, 2013
Put together Logic3 with Ferrari and you get a collection of electronic audio products with Italian style. Included in this collection is a set of headphones.

682701 ONE FOR ALL SV9135 Amplified Indoor TV AeriaAerial and Boom Ball

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Feb 10, 2013
The One For All Indoor Aerial worked with a TV and TV/Panel the latter reviewed two days ago. The second landed on my desk just before Christmas and for such a small ball it gives a good sound so two amplifying items, both are currently around £15 each.

682083 Philips Sonicare HX3110 02 Power Up Rechargeable Sonic ToothbrusOral Healthcare

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jan 29, 2013
Keeping your teeth clean can help various health issues as well as having a cosmetic effect.

681960 cvox dark grey built in headphones zip through hoodiC.VOX from Debenhams

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Jan 27, 2013
Some would call this top a fashion item; others would call it simply clothing however it’s the technology side that got me interested. It has enabled me to listen to music without earbuds inserted around my home and to keep me warm.

681387 gillette fusion proglide styler packagGillette Fusion & Hand Warmer

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Jan 14, 2013
The first from a name big in shaving for more years than I can remember this offering however is battery powered. The second from the Kings of USB residing in Hong Kong a hand warmer that is available in four colours.

681569 Epson EH TW480 LCD projectoProjecting A Versatile Image

Published in Misc by adrianmorant on Jan 14, 2013
The EH-TW480 is a portable HD-ready cinema projector targeted at the home user. It provides high quality bright images even in daylight and, with features such as automatic vertical keystone correction, it is simple to set up and use. Consequently, despite it being in Epson’s “Home” range, it could well have a wider application.

679115 livescribe sky wifi evernote pen in usLivescribe Goes Skywards

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jan 8, 2013
What started as a Pulse became an Echo and has now entered the Sky as the latest Livescribe smart pen makes an appearance.

680352 Arctic Force Snow CrossboSnow Crossbow & Smartouch Gloves

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Dec 30, 2012
Here are two items the first for children wondering how to best spend their Christmas money a Snow Crossbow that can fire up to 60 feet, second something for the parent who goes outside to supervise the child a pair of touchscreen gloves so they can still use their Smartphone device while they are freezing.

678739 Kidstar_tablet_14Binatone KidzStar

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 27, 2012
Children tend to imitate their parents or other adults – not just in their behaviour but also with the type of gadgets they feel they can not live without. Television, mobile phone and computer are just some of the items that feature in “Can I have?” demanding requests. To that list you could easily add the current best-selling gadget, namely a tablet. Binatone has recently developed such a device aimed specifically at the pre-teen generation.