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!

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.

880858 anker powercore lite 1000Anker Powerbank

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 20, 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 Nov 13, 2018
w from Sweden is a set of earphones entitled RX8.

880707 synology DS119Personal Sinology NAS

Published in Misc by mfereday on Nov 8, 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 Oct 18, 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 Oct 16, 2018
Christmas is coming and Hamleys has a range of toys waiting to be purchased.

Hamleys Christmas Toys

Published in Misc by mfereday on Oct 11, 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 Oct 9, 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 Sep 25, 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 Aug 21, 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 Aug 16, 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 Aug 14, 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 Aug 7, 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 Jul 26, 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 Jul 17, 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 Jul 10, 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 Jul 3, 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 June 28, 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 June 19, 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 June 15, 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.

879371 Rocketbook Everlast Smart Reusable NotebooIs it Rocket Science?

Published in Misc by mfereday on June 14, 2018
To paraphrase an often used expression “Is that a rocket in your pocket or are you just pleased to see me?” In this case the rocket in question is a paper-based notepad/

879369 ubiataForeign Location Viewing

Published in Misc by mfereday on June 5, 2018
I have to admit that I struggled to get to grips with a foreign location based initiative.

878740 Untamed Raptor BlazUNTAMED Raptors

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 29, 2018
You may have heard of the expression “Talk to the hand” but are you as familiar with “Beware the finger!?

878875 squarYes you can pay by card

Published in Misc by paul_smart on May 25, 2018
If you are a small business or even a sole trader then accepting card payments is difficult or more likely near impossible, the card companies often set rather high barriers. However a company called Square in the UK have an offering that works with a £46.80 Card Reader and your mobile phone and you even get your money next day.

Trimming Facial Hair

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 24, 2018
Looking for a present for a male partner then maube this next product will appeal.

878574 leapfrog tads fridge phonicSinging Letters

Published in Misc by mfereday on May 1, 2018
Dipping into a bag of goodies, I came across a product from Leap Frog.

878484 Olympus V409160BE000 LS P4 Hi Res Audio RecordeOlympus LS-P4 Recorder

Published in Misc by paul_smart on Apr 18, 2018
The latest in a range of small pocket recorders not just for voice but also with the quality to handle music with the special crossed microphones that Olympus brought in a few years ago. It comes able to use either Ni-Cad or Alkaline battery.