Is smart home technology leaving Brits baffled?

The results from a recent study entitled ‘Smart Home Shopper’ reveal that more than half of Brits have purchased smart technology for their homes – but many have little idea how to use it.   The research, published by field marketing agency Gekko, found that 56 percent of adults have bought the latest must-have smart home tech, including WiFi controlled security…

10 Star Wars Kitchen Gadgets Every Fan Needs to Own for May 4th

Love cooking? Love Star Wars? Then read on.... In celebration of Star Wars day, leading North West kitchen company Ramsbottom Kitchens has put together an impressive list of Star Wars themed kitchen items which are the perfect accompaniment for a sleek, modern kitchen. Any Star Wars fan owes it to themselves to look at these…

Control your family’s internet access with plug in haandle device

Looking to control your family's access to the internet? With today's kids having more access to the web than ever before (with an incredible 8.3 connected devices now being found in the average home) there are several dangers for them online including obsessive usage, cyber bullying and access to explicit content.  Enter a new device…

Fifth of parents think children addicted to technology

Over a fifth of parents (21.1%) think their child has a technology addiction, according to a survey by gadget insurance provider, Protect Your Bubble. The research looked into tech consumption among children and found that the majority of parents long for more family time, with nine in 10 (86%) wishing non-tech activities were a regular feature…

Hive Hub 360 uses AI for all-round audio detection

Centrica Hive Limited, part of British Gas' parent company, has announced a new addition to its product family. The Hive Hub 360 is a wireless hub that connects Hive devices together and can be used to detect important sounds in the home using artificial intelligence.   Described as the most advanced Hive Hub yet, it combines…

Xmas gift guide: Top 5 stylish audio gifts

Looking for a stylish audio gift for the music lover in your life? Here we look at five great looking and great sounding gadgets which will also make wonderful Xmas presents.  Portable Speaker....  Denon Envaya Range – The Envaya, Envaya Mini and Envaya Pocket From £89 www.denon.co.uk Each speaker is certified dust and waterproof (IP67 rated), meaning…

Fashion Magazine Fashion Fix Daily launches on Amazon Echo

Is this the future of publishing, magazines that are essentially read to you by a robot because you're too lazy to read the words for yourself? Certainly Fashion Fix Daily hopes so as it's just launched the first ever magazine for Alexa Skill that's dedicated to fashion news, trends and updates. With every article curated by UK…

Millions of unwanted fidget spinners to be sent to landfill once craze is over

They may be the scourge of teachers everywhere, but Britain's kids (and quite a few adults) have succumbed to the fidget spinners craze that's swept the world. But, and I hate to break this to you if you're addicted, like all crazes it's going to come crashing down sooner rather than later. And that's when…