Polaroid Cube Camera Review

The Polaroid Cube elicits a reaction I didn’t think possible from a camera…people go ‘aww that’s cute!’ when you show them.  And they’re not wrong!  At just 3cm x 3cm x 3cm it initially it’s a dinky... Read more

Pencil by FiftyThree Review

Pencil has been created by app developer FiftyThree who created the much loved Paper iOS app. Designed specifically to work with the Paper app, you know it’s a premium product before you even see the Pencil as it comes well packaged in a... Read more

Best hole punch roundup

What’s the best hole punch? Aren’t they all the same?  Rapesco think not and have produced 3 very different hole punchers to suit your needs, be that home, school or work. Power Assisted Hole Punch For years I’ve used a cheap... Read more

Best stapler round up

What’s the best stapler?  Won’t any old stapler do?  Rapesco don’t think so, and they’ve got a range of staplers to suit your needs. Rapesco Zero-01 A solidly designed stapler, looks nice and sleek. It’s fairly... Read more

Braun Series 3 Electric Shaver Review

The Braun Series 3 electric shaver is a nicely sized electric razor that can be used at home or on the go.  Along with the Series 3 razor you get a carry case, cleaning brush, dock and charging cable.  The dock not only holds the Series 3 but... Read more

Netatmo Rain Gauge Review

The Netatmo Weather station was a great bit of kit that left a lot of people asking for a couple of extra features, one of which is a rain gauge. As with the original Netatmo weather station the Netatmo rain gauge is a really well constructed... Read more

Netatmo Weather Station Review

The Netatmo weather station is a great looking little gadget for those interested in very local weather, and given the stereotype of Brits involves an obession with weather it should go down rather well in the UK!  Looking around at other... Read more

Nest UK Learning Thermostat Review

Nest has finally arrived in the UK and is now widely available from stores such as Amazon and John Lewis.  There are 2 parts to the Nest, the actual Nest control unit and a small white box. This box sits between the Nest and the boiler. In my... Read more

TaoTronics TT-TF03 LED Torch Review

The TaoTronics TT-TF03 LED torch is the big brother of the recently reviewed TaoTronics 500 Lumen mini torch and offers up to 400 lumens more than it’s diminutive sibling.  after opening the slightly tricky packaging the first impression... Read more

Xtreamer Multi Console Review

The Xtreamer Multi-Console follows a long line of well priced Android devices that turn your TV into a giant Android tablet, or in the case of the Ouya a games console, but can it do better than previous low cost solutions?  The technical... Read more


ASUSTOR are probably not a brand you’re familiar with, you probably don’t know about their range of home and work NAS devices and it’s likely you’ve never considered buying one of their NAS drives over brands such as Synology, Buffalo or... Read more

Philips HR1863/01 Juicer Review

The Philips HR1863/01 is a nice compact juicer ideal for those looking to introduce more fruit and veg into their daily routine.  This also happens to be one of the juicers recommended by Jason ‘Juice Master’ Vale, so you know... Read more

NIX 8 Inch Digital Photo Frame Review

Remember when you use to get photos printed and look at them on something other than a monitor or mobile?  Those times seem long past with the evolution of camera phones, digital cameras, tablets and social media.  But there is a way you can... Read more

LG 42LA690V Smart TV Review

I recently decided to upgrade from my old LG TV which was starting to make some funny buzzing sounds and wasn’t a smart TV.  My previous TV was 37” LG TV, the replacement is the LG 42LA690V, a 42” smart TV.  I was worried about the size... Read more

Portal 2 Bookends

Portal and Portal 2 have some great merchandise and these Portal 2 bookends are such an obvious idea  it’s surprising they didn’t come out when Portal was originally released. As you can see from the image, the idea is a simple... Read more