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!

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.

888663 3in1 smart vieweSmartphone Viewing Retro-Style

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 16, 2020
Here I am ensconced in self-isolation in order to avoid coronavirus, looking at a product from MenKind.

An Increase in Cyber-Attacks

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 14, 2020
A recent message from Trend Micro revealed how the company has been kept busy due to an increase in certain Internet activity.

888582 WD My Book USB 3.0 Desktop Hard DrivA Backup Storage Option

Published in Misc by mfereday on Apr 9, 2020
Let me open with a question for those who were involved in the past with building their own computer or just upgrading their current system with a harder capacity hard drive.

888183 SanDisk Extreme PRExternal SSD Storage

Published in Misc by mfereday on Mar 5, 2020
As traditional hard disk drives have grown in size and reduced in price, so SSD products have followed a similar trend

Protect your Data

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 25, 2020
How safe is your data and various online activities?

888033 Norton 360 Deluxe 2020, Antivirus SoftwarSystem Protection

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 18, 2020
Watch out, Hackers about and it is up to you to protect your computer data with the appropriate software.

Were You Around?

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 13, 2020
As the years pass, often faster than we may like, we take a journey through the various stages of life.

Protecting your data

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 11, 2020
Unlike more traditional insurance schemes, the use of a password can offer free protection insurance.

New Toys at Hamleys

Published in Misc by mfereday on Feb 4, 2020
When walking along London's Regent Street you might be distracted by Hamleys new window display.

Who is in Charge?

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jan 14, 2020
For those who like being in charge, the results of a survey indicate some pointers.

Game Player Survey

Published in Misc by mfereday on Jan 9, 2020
Children and parents have different views regarding game and its role in life.

887499 Colgate ProClinical Whitening Rechargeable Electric ToothbrusBargain Buy Electric Toothbrush

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 31, 2019
Probably better known for its toothpaste, Colgate also produces a range of toothbrushes..

887238 Daroc Stereo SpeakeBudget Speakers

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 24, 2019
For under twenty pounds, this next product uses German technology to add speaker output to a computer.

887205 Charged UChargedUp Green Energy

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Dec 20, 2019
Mobile power is something in demand, did you charge your phone last night and even if you did will it last all day? Here is one solution that may get you out of a hole while out and about a charge station charge point, or you could just buy it all keep it with you, it has both iOS and Android connections built in.

Is it Genuine or Counterfeit?

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 17, 2019
"Real","Counterfeit"

Views of the Young

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 10, 2019
While banks expect us to trust them, does this trust extend to their security arrangements when payments are concerned.

Toys for Christmas

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 7, 2019
It is that time of year again when I need to make the trip from my Sound London base to the area Sherlock Holmes called home.

886658 spyro phone holdeHold the Phone!

Published in Misc by mfereday on Dec 3, 2019
Offering to look after your mobile phone when it is being charged is a purple dragon.

886413 3Doodler Create Plus 3D Printing Pe3Doodler create+

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Nov 25, 2019
This is a pen that allows you to make almost anything in 3D. The illustration on the side of the box can be made in a few minutes others will take a lot longer and maybe even require some artistic talent to create but the basic process is simple.

886336 Thonet and Vander Kurbis BT Bluetooth Bookshelf SpeakerBookshelf Speakers

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 21, 2019
While not a familiar brand to me, the Kurbis is a German speaker system.

886206 Kaspersky Internet SecuritAvoiding Stalkerware

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 14, 2019
Do you know where you are going or what you are planning to do? I only ask because somebody else might be privy to this information.

886205 pacum portal vacuum cleaneSaving Storage Space

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 12, 2019
Getting more clothes into a small space is made easier by the next product.

886171 Evoluent VerticalMouse A Stand-up Mouse

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 7, 2019
Is the use of a computer mouse causing pain, then the following might help.