Norton Core adds security to a router

May 22, 2018

Norton has released the Norton Core – a Wi-Fi AC2600 router that runs Norton Core Security Plus software. This means everything, whether a computer or IoT device attached to it

Audiofly AF33W Bluetooth earphones (review)

May 22, 2018

Last year we had a good play with the premium Bluetooth earphones from Australian firm Audiofly. This time we’re going to the other end of its range and looking at

Gazelle epowered by Bosch – Rolls Royce of electric bikes (review)

May 22, 2018

Gazelle, epowered by Bosch is a range of electric bikes in the tradition of the Royal Dutch Gazelle bike so loved by the Dutch since 1892. These bikes exude craftsmanship

Huawei kicks smart phone arse

May 21, 2018

Europe has embraced Huawei with a growth year-over-year of 38.6% to 7.4 million units in Q1, 2018. These figures exclude the very popular P20 and P20 Pro launched in March.

New Sennheiser CX SPORT in-ear Bluetooth headphones launched

May 21, 2018

The German headphone specialist has released its latest wireless earbuds, the Sennheiser CX SPORT.

Thorfire Q8 – a shining light (review)

May 21, 2018

The Thorfire Q8 is a 5,000 lumen LED flashlight. It is a superb feat of engineering and design. It is one of the most powerful of its type on the

Trump to help ZTE access Android

May 20, 2018

President Donald Trump has promised to reverse the US trade-ban that prevents ZTE from accessing Android for its smartphones.

Google forces smartphone makers to issue Android security patches

May 20, 2018

Google has taken a bold step to contractually obligate smartphone makers to issue regular Android security patches.

Windows 10 April 1803 Update. Great but not all is well

May 20, 2018

You may have noticed the Windows 10 April 1803 Update. It has been slowly rolling out from 8 May and offering new and improved features. But for some, it has

Panasonic Lumix FT7 camera launched

May 18, 2018

What’s rugged, compact, waterproof and cheap? The new Panasonic Lumix FT7 camera.

Intel NUC 8 VR Machine – just snuck up on me (review)

May 17, 2018

The Intel NUC – next unit of computing – has been around for six years. Perhaps it was an idea ahead of its time. The Intel NUC 8 VR machine

Samsung 970 EVO NVMe SSD – now that is fast (review)

May 17, 2018

The Samsung 970 EVO NVMe SSD is so fast that a full Windows 10 Pro install including massive updates, 20+ drivers and 20GB of software took about an hour. It

Samsung Galaxy A8 arrives in Australia

May 11, 2018

I look at the specifications of the Samsung Galaxy A8 and wonder: do I need a Samsung Galaxy S9? The A8 is just a little more than half the price

Six Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts

May 11, 2018

Oh, golly, Mother’s Day is the day after tomorrow! Don’t panic! Or only panic a little bit. Instead, check out our ideas for some good, gadgety gifts.

OK Google coming to all LG 2018 AI TV range

May 11, 2018

  OK Google voice assistant will soon be coming to the LG 2018 AI TV range. The marriage extends LG’s ThinQ smart ecosystem beyond its own branded devices.

Microsoft Office 365 and the whacky subscription confirmation

May 11, 2018

What fun, looking through bank accounts. Had I paid, or hadn’t I? Last month Microsoft told me that my Office 365 subscription was “successfully renewed”. Then, this morning it kicked me