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!

884146 Kingston C HUBC1 SR EN Nucleum USB C HuAdding Extra Port

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 23, 2019
When struggling to cope with different USB formats, this next device might help.
There are a number of video door bells on the market, here something different a door bell that probably still allows your original bell to function but it also allows you to communicate with the caller from your SmartPhone which could be with you miles away or in your lounge and the caller never needs to know if you are there or not, so cold callers cannot test their patter on you.

884074 Thumbs Up Avocado Power Bank charger batterPower from Avocado

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 16, 2019
Although not providing sustenance for the body, the ThumbsUp avocado can power other devices.

883969 Tony Tony Chopper Power BanTony Chopper Power Bank from Brando

Published in Misc by paul_smart on May 3, 2019
This is a more unusual power bank in that it has two outlet ports that charge at different rates. It is also more like a character rather than just a device to let you slurp power when away from mains power for whatever USB device.

883772 ECOVACS Robotics DEEBOT N79S Robot VacuuHelp with Cleaning

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 25, 2019
Left to its own devices, this next product can provide cleaning assistance.

883770 Thumbs Up Llama PowerbanLlama Provided Power

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 23, 2019
Instead of providing food and transport assistance, this llama has a charging facility.

883817 cygnett 10K Wireless QI Portable Power BanCygnett Wireless ChargeUp Swift 10K

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Apr 19, 2019
Cygnett are an Australian company – now with a base in the UK - and they have been around for a number of years, they tend to concentrate on things that allow other devices to work more efficiently and this device is one of those to let you charge your phone more quickly, while some phone companies produce their own devices to do this, those tend to be device specific.

883600 unicorm bluetooth phone speakeUnicorn Speaker

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 16, 2019
Out of the neck of a unicorn music was meant to flow, or so it was claimed.

883363 SanDisk Ultra 64GB USB Dual Drive USB 3 drivTransferring Data

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 4, 2019
It is small, lightweight and capable of moving files you do not want to loose.

Healthy Choices

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 30, 2019
How healthy are you? And what are your plans to improve matters?

882967 voxCustomer Rewards

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 14, 2019
One way to stop or reduce customer churn is to offer a reward that will help ensure their loyalty.

882857 Brainwavz Zeta IEM EarbudZeta Earphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 7, 2019
Listening to your favourite music can be a personal experience aided by the appropriate equipment.

882725 SanDisk Ultra 16 GB Dual USB Flash DrivSanDisk 16GB Dual USB Drive

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Feb 27, 2019
While a proportion of the latest SmartPhones have USB ‘C’ connections there are still a good number of new phones arriving with Micro USB connectors so this latest device to cross my desk from SanDisk still has a place for lots of people.

882614 hamleyToy Time Playtime

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 23, 2019
With a school time half term coming up, this might offer advice where to pass the time.

Of Love and Scams.

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 21, 2019
Computers are meant to help us but often they help others to help themselves.

Developing Office Trends

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 19, 2019
As technology spreads from the Office to the Home, what can we expect?

882496 Lippa Tea InfuseTea Infuser

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Feb 18, 2019
Tea used to be a very expensive substance, and a couple of centuries ago was always kept under lock and key and mixed at the table by the lady of the house, normally a mixture of green and black teas. Then half way through the last century the tea bag was invented. Even today there are still a minority who prefer leaf tea and here a device that allows leaf tea mixed in the cup with the convenience of a tea bag.

882044 padlock finger print sensoFingerprint Padlock

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Feb 1, 2019
Another useful gadget from those clever people In Hong Kong, this time a padlock that can truly only be opened by you because it has no key and can only be opened by your finger so be it a box, a door or anything else the contents inside are yours alone.

An Inflatable Dinosaur

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jan 24, 2019
Rather than Puff the Dragon, we have Puff the Dinosaur.

881907 ESET LOGA Word of Warning

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jan 15, 2019
It is that time of year when many people decide on a route to improve their lifestyle but some care should be taken.

881524 Multi Function Pliers with LED LighMulti Tool

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Jan 4, 2019
I am sure we all have all the devices – and more – available as single tools, however in this small multi tool offering, but when you need them can they be instantly located. You are more likely to find them if located on your keyring and this comes with such a ring attached.

881468 ttec trio chargePower in your pocket

Published in Misc by adrianmorant on Dec 30, 2018
Cygnett’s ChargeUp Boost and ttec’s PowerStones Trio each offer a different approach to ensuring that you have backup power for you mobile when you need it.

881419 solo elite backpacLarge Backpack VAR702

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Dec 28, 2018
The Ultimate Carryall, Elite Backpack, and now it’s actual name Solo New York and as we all know everything in New York is big and this backpack is no exception, perhaps so good they named it three times is slight overkill but your laptop and much more will all fit inside.

881402 Edifier W800BT Wired and Wiresless HeadphoneBluetooth Headphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 27, 2018
With its expertise in developing speakers, it is not surprising Edifier also develops headphones.

881378 travel iroTravel Iron

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Dec 26, 2018
Occasionally I get the chance to stay in what is called a four - or even - five star hotel for a night and quite often I am left amazed as to how far standards have dropped, for instance finding a stained ironing board and iron in the wardrobe so when the opportunity to review a small traveling iron came up I said yes please.

881306 Xiaomi Mi Band 3 Wristband activity trackeChecking your Fitness

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 20, 2018
Technology can help with your fitness by using an appropriate device.

881042 KEF Porsche Design Motion One Bluetooth In Ear HeadphoneDesigner Earphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 4, 2018
Offering private listening is a device with Porsche flair.

880916 Anker Soundcore Flare Portable 360 Bluetooth SpeakeA Light and Audio Show

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 29, 2018
Unlike many Bluetooth speakers, this next product adds a lightshow to its feature set.

880915 jarre aerobull nano speakeA Bull-Headed Device

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 27, 2018
Music on the move is the aim of a product from JARRE Technologies.

880812 sugru gluMouldable Glue

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Nov 21, 2018
Having used numerous types of glues that include the notorious Super Glue here something rather different a mouldable glue marketed under the name of Sugru. I was sent a pack in what they call earth colours of Red, Green, Brown and White.