Gadgets Archive

Why Wearables are still on the runway

And no, we don’t mean runway as in fashion catwalk. What we’re talking about here is the metaphorical runway. Prior to 2014, wearables were for pioneers and early adopters. 2014, we’d all been told (and reinforced by CES in Las Vegas) was billed as the year wearables would achieve take off. Media coverage took off,

Which fitness band is better for you?

Nowadays, we’re all trying to get fit. The microwave meal generation has largely disappeared, and the subsequent fast food generation is on its way out, too. As a species, we are more aware than ever of the importance of a balanced diet and regular exercise. Awareness, though, is only one small part of the solution.

A beginner’s guide to computer maintenance

With complex gadget jargon, intricate devices and confusing processes, technology is a difficult subject that can escape a lot of people. That’s why we’ve decided to take you back to basics in this latest post, providing a simple guide to computer maintenance. After all, there’s no point in having a fancy gadget if it doesn’t

The Great Tablet vs. Computer Debate

I’m a laptop user and haven’t quite come around to acquiring a tablet. I used to be a firm believer in desktop towers, but nothing quite beats grabbing a vanilla latte at Starbucks and sit amongst the hipster types. I’m currently stuck in a “Do I, don’t I” situation. A friend of mine the other

2014’s Must Have Music Apps

Whether your new year’s resolution was to discover some brilliant new music, reacquaint yourself with the classics or listen to the best radio has to offer, there are now hundreds of music applications out there, each vying for your attention. The real question, though, is which ones are the best, and which ones deserve a