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!

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.

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.