Tech addicts usually fall in two different camps—ones who crave all things new and advanced, and others who have a niche love for newfangled goodies of a specific type, whether it’s automobiles, bicycles, music gear, hiking apparel, etc. All seem enamoured by the shine of something newer/better/faster, yet the reasons why are interesting and varied.
Who doesn’t know someone (or many someones) who are completely jazzed by having access to the “future” now? These are the people who will consume copious amounts of caffeine in order to be ready when the midnight launch of Extreme Tech 2500 goes on sale. They are innately curious (often highly intelligent) individuals who have subscriptions to all the best trade magazines and tech sites. They are the friends to call when your latest iOS upgrade drives you to drink. Read more
Named CES Innovation Awards Honoree, Home from Singing Machine is a unique karaoke system that can make your home parties perfect. The new karaoke system has an impressive minimalist and elegant design and is powered by the latest technologies to allow you to connect it to the TV via HDMI to get access to thousands of high definition karaoke videos available via the Singing Machine Play service powered by The Karaoke Channel. The hybrid remote control with built-in microphone allows you to scroll through popular songs, helping you quickly find your favorite hits. Read more
When choosing a company to replicate your DVDs the foremost criteria for most people are cost, quality and customer service. Replication Centre pride themselves in having a resolute focus on all three of these factors.
Duplication Centre, the original sister company to Replication Centre, has built an excellent reputation by delivering low cost DVDs of excellent quality. As a result they have grown to become the UK’s market leader in CD and DVD duplication with 50% of their business coming from happy repeat customers. For those who want a run of DVDs that is longer than 1,000 copies, replication is a more economical answer than duplication. Read more
Outdoor Technology launched the Turtle Shell 2.0 wireless speaker. Based on the original speaker, the second version comes with several enhancements such as the advanced CSR Chip, the latest upgrades and audio codecs, as well as much longer battery life. Read more
Winter evening crafts are not only a fun hobby but also a great way of saving money if you’re thinking of getting your friends and family personalised Christmas presents this year.
When the clocks go back in October it really starts to feel as though winter is setting in. Many people find outdoor activities less appealing and look to take up something creative to fill the hours. A crafting hobby also has the advantage that they are often inexpensive and could save you a few pounds over the Christmas period if your work can double as a gift or decorative piece around the home. This article looks at some great Christmas crafting ideas. Read more
Think solar power is boring? No way! Not only has it been around for a lot longer than you’d imagine, it could also be a key to exploring the universe. Read on for some strange and interesting facts about solar.
The idea of harnessing the sun’s energy has been around for a very, very long time. As far back as 700 B.C., people used glass lenses to magnify sunlight and start fires. In the 3rd century B.C., Greeks and Romans used mirrors to light religious torches. And according to legend, in around 212 B.C. Archimedes reflected sunlight off of bronze shields to set fire to the wooden ships of invading Romans. Read more
vBold is a new model of over-ear Bluetooth headphones designed by Mata Hall and launched by Velodyne Acoustics in matte black and satin silver. The headphones are compatible with any Bluetooth-enabled device and promise stunning audio fidelity based on aptX coding. You can use them wireless while in the carry pouch. Read more
Why use a wrist rest and keep the screen cleaning cloth in a drawer, when you can have them both handy? Smart Rest from Toddy Gear is a useful office accessory that can increase brand visibility, consisting of a comfortable wrist rest and a screen cleaner made from microfiber. Read more
Jive is a new full-featured Bluetooth speaker with waterproof capability, which you can stick to the bathroom door or mirror while taking a shower. The suction cup allows it to stick also to the windshield so you can use it in the car, but the speaker also works as a tablet stand. Read more
Here is an interesting solution to colour your morning. Although you might think this was created for women, it’s a shaving gel aiming men who want to try something new to replace the traditional white shaving foam. Read more