Misc

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!

Long Playing Time Headphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on Oct 29, 2020
Time for some news about a set of headphones that promises extended play time.

890277 iris drawing compasDesk Items in BRASS

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Oct 26, 2020
Do you know someone who has everything and is therefore a nightmare to get presents for? I may have a solution especially if they work at a desk, a range of three basic items but made in high quality brass any of which would be a huge talking point. I am told that only two of the three are currently available and the third is a pre-production sample.

Sleep Will Come

Published in Misc by mfereday on Oct 22, 2020
While Lockdown has altered our normal pattern of living, this next product might help deliver a restful night of sleep.

890318 Wacom Intuos M Bluetooth Pen TableDrawing Tablets

Published in Misc by mfereday on Oct 15, 2020
Adding to your drawing skills are a couple of new offerings to the Wacom product catalogue.

Are You Working Comfortably?

Published in Misc by mfereday on Oct 13, 2020
Could you hang on for a moment while I take a restful break from working on my reviews and reports?

Are You a Millionaire Spender?

Published in Misc by mfereday on Oct 8, 2020
While the pandemic may not have increased your expenditure, have you figured out how much have you spent?

News from TCL

Published in Misc by mfereday on Sep 29, 2020
TCL, one of the world's best-selling consumer electronics brands and leading technology companies, made a number of announcements regarding new and forthcoming products at the IFA 2020 extravaganza. I have selected three of these announcements for this report.

890135 YubiKey 5CPortable Data Protection

Published in Misc by mfereday on Sep 24, 2020
Since I last took a look at a Yubico product, the company has made some changes to its line-up including this next offering

890082 NextBase 622GW Dash CaEvidence Gathering Device

Published in Misc by mfereday on Sep 15, 2020
Accidents can happen and a Dash Cam can provide evidence to help protect the innocent party.

890011 SanDisk Extreme Portable SSPortable SSD

Published in Misc by mfereday on Sep 8, 2020
When transferring data, SSD can offer a fast solution for carrying out this task.

889874 SanDisk 128 GB iXpand USB Flash Drive GSanDisk iXpand Flash Drive

Published in Misc by mfereday on Sep 3, 2020
Coming to the rescue of over-burdened iPhone/iPad devices is a data transfer tool.

889873 WD My Cloud Home Personal ClouMy Cloud Home

Published in Misc by mfereday on Sep 1, 2020
Keeping your data safe and secure is the task of this next product from Western Digital.

889825 HeatBank 9s Rechargeable Hand WarmeMultifunction Device

Published in Misc by mfereday on Aug 27, 2020
With a name that reminds me of a lighter, this next product combines two functions.

A Small Charger

Published in Misc by mfereday on Aug 22, 2020
If you are looking to simultaneously charge several devices then this news might be of interest.

889694 WD My Passport Ultra Portable Hard DrivA Computer Passport

Published in Misc by mfereday on Aug 20, 2020
While restrictions are being placed on passport travel, they do not apply to this offering from Western Digital.

889634 ultra dual drive usb type Data Transfer Tool

Published in Misc by mfereday on Aug 15, 2020
If your smartphone or tablet is running short on storage space then this next product could help.

889635 TP Link Tapo L510B Smart Light BulShine a Light

Published in Misc by mfereday on Aug 13, 2020
As part of turning your home into a smart residence, you could add a Tapo light.

889471 Mi Band 5 Health & Fitness TrackeNews from Xiaomi

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jul 21, 2020
Sitting through a press conference without any audience reaction is strange but is the norm in this period of pandemic.

889435 HyperX Gaming EyeweaVisual Enhancement

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jul 14, 2020
Sitting in on a virtual press briefing, I was introduced to glasses for gamers.

When Freedom Comes!

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jul 9, 2020
When the shackles are removed, just what are your intentions post-lockdown.

889219 Sphero Mini Activity KiLearning with Sphero

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jul 2, 2020
Learning through play is a popular concept and Sphero has taken advantage of with its new Activity Kit.

Following Lockdown

Published in Misc by mfereday on June 23, 2020
As Lockdown conditions are relaxed, stores, such as Currys PC World, welcome back customers with a treat.

What do you Google?

Published in Misc by mfereday on June 9, 2020
While the period of Lockdown has kept us tethered to our place of residence, access to the Internet has enabled us to call for help and assistance from a variety of sources that we might not otherwise considered.

The Lockdown Experience

Published in Misc by mfereday on June 2, 2020
How have you reacted to Lockdown? A recent survey shows how others have dealt with this situation.

Screen Viewing Activity

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 26, 2020
Time can pass quicker when distractions are available to view.

After the Lockdown

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 19, 2020
When the end of Lockdown arrives, what are you intensions and do they include a celebration?

Adapting to Lockdown

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 12, 2020
The recent pandemic, along with recommendations to self-isolate, has introduced us to the term "Lockdown" and all it entails.

Money Spent on Tech

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 5, 2020
Do you consider yourself to be a typical adult? If so then you could find yourself spending around £40,000 on tech during your lifetime.

888743 Enigmatis The Mists of Ravenwood Collector's EditioTracking the Preacher

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 25, 2020
"As the sequel to the "Ghost of Maple Creek", "Enigmatis-The Mists of Ravenwood" is a Hidden Object Adventure game. Developed by Artifex Mundi, the game casts you in the role of a female detective on the trail of a demonic preacher who was featured in the original title.

888744 robotic hedgehoA Robotic Pet

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 21, 2020
With time on your hands, you could create a robotic pet to keep you company.