Top boredom busters

December 28, 2014

Don’t let your family give in to the post-turkey sandwich slump on Boxing Day, give them one of these board games instead - fun, frantic, and no fake paper money in sight...  


Cheap and cheerful Christmas gifts

December 21, 2014

Secret Santa always sounds like fun, but sticking to the price tag while also being creative soon turns it a little more frantic. Luckily, we’re here to make your life and shopping list easier, with these budget yet brilliant buys...  


Top learning tools

December 7, 2014

Science, Tech, Engineering and Maths, or STEM, are four fundamental school subjects being pushed harder and harder by the government. If you want to help them along, inspire your kids with these scholarly gadgets so fun, they won’t even realise they’re learning  


Top tablets

November 23, 2014

Smartphones can only deliver so much when it comes to digital entertainment. Following a steady stream of new arrivals on the tablet front, here’s our pick of the best hudl.2


Gadgets for coffee lovers

November 16, 2014

A nation of tea drinkers? Not so much; coffee, in all its latte and flat white forms, is edging ever closer to being our favourite caffeine drink of choice. Make sure you’re up with the trend with this round-up of the best at-home coffee making gadgets



November 15, 2014

Looking for love, a north-east woman turned to the internet, but as well as romance, she found herself entangled in a world of intrigue and drama


Home office gadgets

November 9, 2014

Turn your spare room, shed or even tree house into a high-tech space any entrepreneur would be happy to hot desk from LOGITECH BLUETOOTH MULTI-DEVICE KEYBOARD K480


Ghoulish gadgets

October 26, 2014

Forget a sheet over your head and a lop-sided grimace on the pumpkin, Halloween has gone high-tech  


The best iPhone extras

October 19, 2014

The new iPhone 6 and 6+ have had their fair share of publicity, but what about the things behind the scenes? The less-celebrated, but no less-important extras?  


The best home cinema kit

October 12, 2014

Now the evenings are drawing in, snuggling up for movie nights at home has never been more appealing. Just make sure equipment is up to Hollywood standards...  


Better smartphone snaps

October 5, 2014

As a nation obsessed with taking selfies on our mobiles, we should strive for the best quality images. Here's a round-up of accessories to enhance your photos ME-SHOT DELUXE


The best 3D printers

September 28, 2014

3D printing - taking a virtual design and printing it in successive layers of material - is no longer the stuff of sci-fi, it’s now firmly on the high street. And here’s our pick of the best...  


Top fashion tech

September 21, 2014

Take geek chic to a whole new level with this round-up of the best fashion-forward tech  


The best smart watches

August 31, 2014

Remember when a watch was simply there to mark minutes? Time to move on: now they’re here to mark every aspect of your life LG G WATCH


Back-to-school gadgets

August 24, 2014

The new academic year doesn’t have to mean panic and doom and gloom. Yes, the long summer holidays might be over but, on the up side, you can finally get your hands on these clever back-to-school gadgets... SCRIBBLE CLOCK Those ideas that hit you in the middle of the night, the ones you know will be life-changing; but then you drift back to sleep, the alarm sounds and... what was it again? Thankfully, this clock lets you scribble on it in the middle of the night, illuminating for only ten seconds after you’ve touched it so you can tell it your brainwave then go straight back to sleep. £11.95


Hi-tech toys

August 17, 2014

Fed up with the kids having all the fun? Fight back with these cool, clever and (inner) child-friendly toys PARROT MINIDRONES JUMPING SUMO ROBOT


Essential holiday gadgets

July 27, 2014

The holidays are upon us, and so too is the inevitable trek to the coast. To make sure this trek is a happy one, invest in these essential beach-friendly gadgets HANDY HAMMOCK Unless you’re on a beach in foreign climes, it’s unlikely you’ll find many trees between which to sling up a hammock – but this Handy Hammock has a Plan B. You can pitch it in any place, in no time, and it’s strong enough to take up to 125kg. Expect to see these spreading over beaches nationwide this summer. £109.99


The best 4K TV sets

July 20, 2014

This new breed of eyeball-popping, high-end pixel-producing TV sets make standard High Definition look average, delivering four times as much detail as 1080p Full HD (eight million pixels versus two million).


Top tech for travels

July 13, 2014

The summer holidays are nearly upon us, cue the obligatory last-minute panic about what to pack. Make things a little easier with this guide to the top hi-tech travel companions STEVE AOKI SUITCASE The collaboration between DJ and scooter aficionados has resulted in this kick-board, suitcase and trolley hybrid that’ll get you from A to B in a flash, all while serenaded by the on-board Bluetooth speakers. There is also a more subtle version without the musical ability, which is a couple of budget airline tickets less. £349.95


The best TV sound systems

July 6, 2014

Multi-unit surround sound systems take up too much room and are unsightly. Luckily, single unit sound plates and corner-filling sound bars can push TV sound to another level...