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!

881907 ESET LOGA Word of Warning

Published in Misc by mfereday on 15 Jan 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 4 Jan 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 30 Dec 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 28 Dec 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 27 Dec 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 26 Dec 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 20 Dec 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 4 Dec 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 29 Nov 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 27 Nov 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 21 Nov 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.

880858 anker powercore lite 1000Anker Powerbank

Published in Misc by mfereday on 20 Nov 2018
Providing battery power from your pocket is a device from Anker.

880776 RevoNext RX8 Wired In Ear Headphones Hifi Stereo EarphonSeashell Ear Pieces

Published in Misc by mfereday on 13 Nov 2018
w from Sweden is a set of earphones entitled RX8.

880707 synology DS119Personal Sinology NAS

Published in Misc by mfereday on 8 Nov 2018
A new Synology NAS box provides users with personal data access.

880535 Philips OneBlade Hybrid Body and Face TrimmeTotal Body Shaving

Published in Misc by mfereday on 18 Oct 2018
As part of its latest range of products, Philips has released a total body shaving device.

A Mythical Magical List

Published in Misc by mfereday on 16 Oct 2018
Christmas is coming and Hamleys has a range of toys waiting to be purchased.

Hamleys Christmas Toys

Published in Misc by mfereday on 11 Oct 2018
With a massive range of toys to select from, Hamleys offers a top 12 list.

880463 vodafone AVA Vodafone Service

Published in Misc by mfereday on 9 Oct 2018
Long-term illness should not deprive a child from a school-based education.

880338 Thumbs Up Original Stormtrooper Mini Bluetooth SpeakeStormtrooper Kit

Published in Misc by mfereday on 25 Sep 2018
Join the Empire with your camera snapping key-ring.

880029 Filofax eniTAB Small 360 Degree Tablet HoldeTablet Support

Published in Misc by mfereday on 21 Aug 2018
Leave your hands free for other tasks when using this Filofax kit.

879910 GOJI GO Activity TrackeTrack your Activity

Published in Misc by mfereday on 16 Aug 2018
The Goji Go, as you might suspect from its title, is an Activity Tracker. Well-known for its production of computers, smartphones and audio equipment, Goji Electronics has opted for a basic, no frills approach with this particular Activity Tracker.

879909 Jabra Elite 65e ANC Active Noise Cancellation Wireless Neckband HeadphoneIn-Ear Listening

Published in Misc by mfereday on 14 Aug 2018
It is a while since I last took a look at a Jabra product but then along came the Elite 65e.Usually when a personal listening device with A

879881 Iceworks 7000 In Built Cable USB C Power BanType C Charger

Published in Misc by mfereday on 7 Aug 2018
Adding to the numerous battery chargers currently available is a device with Type C USB support.

879731 Brainwavz S3 IEM Noise Isolating EarphoneNoise Isolating Earphones

Published in Misc by mfereday on 26 Jul 2018
With a policy statement that begins “At Brainwavz we have a simple mission to produce innovative, high quality audio products with a dedicated focus on fidelity sound”, Brainwavz has been producing a range of over 25 earphones, headphones and accessories over the past ten years. Now for a look at one of the company's latest products.

879678 STM Trilogy Backpack for LaptopTrilogy Backpack

Published in Misc by mfereday on 17 Jul 2018
When the company in question is STM then you should realise for certain that the subject matter will concern a laptop bag.

879606 Lightwave 2 Gang Smart SockeLightwave Smarts

Published in Misc by mfereday on 10 Jul 2018
Smart devices for the home continue to be a hot topic with both manufacturers and users. The latest such offering to come my way is the Lightwave brand developed by LightwaveRF.

879576 Adonit Mini 4 Sketch take notes anywhere anytimStylus Working

Published in Misc by mfereday on 3 Jul 2018
At some point in your life you will probably be advised that it was rude to point with your finger – I know I was, However modern technology constantly encourages you to ignore this advise as you need to point & touch screen areas in order to carry out actions.

879478 FlexDesk 640 document holdePaper Holding Accessory

Published in Misc by mfereday on 28 June 2018
Are you sitting comfortably? Then I’ll begin. On second thoughts it is myself who should be sitting comfortably as I check out the FlexDesk 640 product from Bakker Elkhuizen.

879435 Rocketbook WavCooking Your Notes

Published in Misc by mfereday on 19 June 2018
When your paper-based notebook is full to the brim with your notes and recollections, what to you do? Have you considered microwaving the notebook?

879322 brando USB memory card readeUSB ‘C’ Smart Reader

Published in Misc by paul_smart on 15 June 2018
This device is small but can allow a lot of things that would otherwise cause problems for those who find themselves with a USB ‘C’ port as their only easy method of getting data from either a phone or one of the growing range of Notebooks and Tablets that only have this method of transfer. I found it also worked on the SmartPhones I tested it on.