Category Archives: Technology

Opkix One waterproof HD micro-camera review

Occasionally, I’m sent a product that really blows me away. Don’t get me wrong, I get more excited about routers than is perhaps healthy, but a router is a router. Opkix One is a camera system, a camera system unlike anything I’ve used before. Continue reading Opkix One waterproof HD micro-camera review

EXO AX AX5400 Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Router review

D-Link pushes the boundaries of home wireless networking with an impressive Wi-Fi 6 router. We take a look.

How fast does your wireless network really need to be? In my opinion, it needs to be just a little faster than it is right now. Continue reading EXO AX AX5400 Mesh Wi-Fi 6 Router review

GoCube Edge review

GoCube’s S.T.E.M. smart cube and app helped me solve a decades-old puzzle.

For forty years, I’ve been trying to solve my Rubik’s cube. In that time, the only way I’ve managed to get all the sides of the cube to match is by dismantling the whole thing. Continue reading GoCube Edge review

D-Link ANZ launches a 4G LTE USB Adapter and 4G LTE Cat 6 Wi-Fi Hotspot

D-Link’s DWM-222 LG LTE USB Adapter and their DWR-933 4G LTE Cat 6 Wi-Fi Hotspot are the type of devices that usually really come into their own when traveling in areas without decent (or reasonably affordable Wi-Fi). With flexible and home working seeming like it will be continuing for the foreseeable future, or, indeed becoming a permanent fixture of our working lives, having all our connectively eggs, as it were, in one basket, is really only for the brave. Continue reading D-Link ANZ launches a 4G LTE USB Adapter and 4G LTE Cat 6 Wi-Fi Hotspot

Amazon 4th Gen Echo and Echo Dot review

Amazon have updated their Echo and Echo Dot smart speakers. I take a look.

Over the years I’ve gone from being a smart speaker sceptic to finding them an essential access point to my other smart devices, my music and my audio books. I’ve three kids who use Amazon’s digital assistant, Alexa, as their personal talking encyclopedia. Continue reading Amazon 4th Gen Echo and Echo Dot review

D-Link ANZ launches two new gigabit Wi-fi routers

D-Link ANZ has launched two new models in its line of mesh gigabit Wi-Fi Routers – the AC1750 Wi-Fi Certified EasyMesh Router DIR-1750 and the AC2100 Gigabit Router DIR-2150. Continue reading D-Link ANZ launches two new gigabit Wi-fi routers

ASUS ROG STRIX GAMING GeForce RTX 3080 OC review

Nvidia’s Ampere-based RTX 30XX-series GPUs continue to be very scarce, so scarce that took me six weeks to even get one loaned to me for review. Asus have come to the table, letting me play with one of their top-of-the-ranger GPUs, the ASUS ROG STRIX GAMING GeForce RTX 3080 OC. Continue reading ASUS ROG STRIX GAMING GeForce RTX 3080 OC review

Xbox Series X review

Days away from the next generation of console gaming, I can finally spill the beans about the Xbox Series X.

Reviewing new products in the video gaming space is a funny old game in itself. Strict embargos and NDAs ensure a steady stream of similar takes, carefully timed by PR people. Continue reading Xbox Series X review