Category: Gadgets

1200mah Signalex Powerbank from Poundland

I noticed that poundland are selling 1200mah powerbanks. I got one to test out.  It takes Approx 3hrs for a full charge,  there is a light in the unit it flashes red when charging...

Laserlight Projector Review

This year to add something to my Christmas Houser lights see HERE I brought one of these laser light projectors, they go under all names like starlight, laserlight etc and can be brought from...

Vax Air3 Pet Vacuum Review

A few weeks we got a new vacuum as our old one didn’t really pick up the dog hairs. And while we was in the Walsall Clearance Bargains shop, this is part of Argos...

Energy Saving Remote Sockets Review

My thoughts on using energy saving remote sockets, these are available from many retailers ie maplins, Argos etc, aswell as the cheaper discount retailers like home bargains or B & M stores. I have...

Steam Mop Cleaner Review

Today I got a steam mop, the one that I got was from Aldi supermarket as was a special buy for Sunday 23rd March at only £24.99The model is an Easy Home 59322, the...

Tips On USB Charging

I was asked the other day by a customer “why does my phone take longer to charge on my PC than mains” so thought would go into a bit of detail about charging your...

Negativity About E-Cigs

After watching the ITV Tonight show on Thursday 23rd Jan titled “rise of the e-cigarette” there seems to be a lot of negativity towards e-cigarettes, so thought would give my opinion on them. Well...

Traveler USB Microscope

Just over a year ago I brought a Traveler USB Microscope from Aldi supermarket, it was on offer at £29.95, to be honest was just an impulse buy and really since I had brought...

Sumvision Cyclone Primus mkv Review

Just a quick review and first impressions of the Sumvision Cyclone Primus HDMI MKV media player / HDD enclosure. This is the latest version of a media player hard drive enclosure from Sumvision. These...

Meego Netbook Edition

Having tried different version of linux on my netbook i had notice meego had been released for netbooks so thought i would give it a try,  here is my experience with the operating system....

5 In 1 Wireless headphones review

I had to order a new pair of wireless headphones, as my ones blew up :-(, so got some of ebay these were around £10, though various sellers are selling them at anything from...

Freeview HD

Just found a link to check when freeview HD will be available in your area, the link is http://www.freeview.co.uk/freeview/Services/Freeview-HD2 But check what transmitter you are on, as because i used my post code, and...

Photography

Photography is a kind of hobby I have. I enjoy taking photos like anyone else take photos of the kids, days out and family stuff.  Though my main interest in photography is architectural and...

Amiga Archive

The Amiga computers by commodore were a great range of computers for there time. I had several amiga computers  I had the A500, A500+, A600, A1500 and then the A1200, I started with the amiga...

Sega Dreamcast

This was a pretty good console, i had a few just before they were discontinued mainly for the kids as using a special boot disk you could play video cd’s as well as mp3’s....

Philips Video 2000

Philips and other manufactures did a video system called Video 2000.This was first released in 1982. The V2000 format could record on tapes that where double sided ie could turn a 4hr tape into...

Xbox / XBMC

I have a few Xbox’s as they are a good games console, but the best thing if they are modified they act as a media centre for your home. With XBMC (xbox media centre)...