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Aussie clothing maker gets its mitts into liquid repellant fabric for chefs

If you’ve ever taken a look into the kitchen of a restaurant, you’ll probably see kitchen hands and chefs in white jackets and aprons stained with sauce and spirits and spices that have gone astray, but hydrophobic coatings could see these jackets stay whiter than ever.

4:44 pm 19/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Sounds great: Marshall’s Stanmore Bluetooth speaker reviewed

Bluetooth speakers tend to have a very same-same look, what with all the small cylindrical or rectangular boxes out there, but Marshall’s Stanmore is something different, very different, focusing on the brand’s heritage and delivering a speaker for musos.

4:35 pm 18/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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LG pushes big screens with mini projectors

According to some research by LG, people want big screens. Bigger than big screens, and portability with them too, and because you can’t just carry a 55 inch TV with you — we’ve tried — LG has come up with some tiny projectors.

11:31 am 18/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Bose expands Bluetooth range with a speaker and headphone duo

Bose is one active company lately, and while we saw new noise cancellation cans barely a week ago, now we’re seeing a new pair of headphones designed for people who hate cables, with a speaker to match that ethos.

9:05 am 17/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Review: Monster NCredible NTune headphones

Monster’s NCredible NTune headphones make a bold claim of “headphones with attitude,” but is it the right sort of attitude for your tracks, or would you be better off buying headphones with personality, instead?

5:24 pm 12/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Sony, Philips beat Beats to Lightning headphones

If there’s one company we expected to make Lightning headphones first, it was Apple, or at least the headphone brand it bought recently, Beats. But a couple of brands have beaten Beats to the punch.

2:06 pm 12/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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mCareWatch sends a smartphone to the wrists of seniors

While the news of the iPhone begins to fade away into the space the new larger screens occupy, others phones are getting their chance to shine in the spotlight, or in the case of one, the wrist of the owners.

10:26 am 11/09/2014 By Staff writers
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Apple shows off the Watch, ready next year

Rumours can now be quelled, as Apple has shown off its long awaited and suspected wearable. Is it everything people expected?

11:26 am 10/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Smartwatches ready for a circular revolution, and Motorola is first

We like smartwatches, but we tire of the square. It’s not that squares aren’t sexy, but it’s just that circles are better for time because clocks are circular. Motorola gets that, and is ready with its 360.

5:15 pm 05/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Bose reworks the QuietComfort to be lighter, sleeker, comfier

Hopping on a plane or taking a train and don’t want to hear the world around you? Noise cancelling headphones are a must, and while phones and wearables are the big news this week, there’s also news if you fancy a new pair of cans.

3:51 pm 05/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark

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