Huawei Mate S review

2015 has been the year of the underdog. “Jeremy Corbyn will win the Labour Party leadership, and Leicester City will be top of the Premiership in December,” said absolutely no one in January. And yet... And there's a bit of a parallel story in consumer electronics too. Chinese manufacturer Huawei is currently one of the…

Stocking fillers. Wear your sound with Wraps headphones

OK it's not what most of us think of when we think about wearables. They're not exactly hi-tech or particularly 'smart' - quite dumb really. But these Wraps headphones might just make a great stocking filler for a teenage girl or boy for that matter. Apparently, at the recent MTV EMA awards, celebs including Ed…

Essential Trick Scooter Stunts & Tips

In association with Halfords Just got a trick scooter? Check out these 9 essential scooter tricks in the guide below by Halfords. Find out what tricks are suitable for your skill level and what gear you need to perform them. Whether you’re just starting out and want to learn the basics like a Pop Up…

Bling and Bing? Microsoft smart ring patent unveiled

According to a patent unearthed by website Patently Apple, Microsoft could be about to launch its first piece of smart jewellery. Earlier this month the US Patent Office published a new Microsoft patent application covering an invention that relates to using wearables - such as a ring or a wristband - to control other devices, including…

Moto 360 Sport available to buy from Motorola and Amazon for £219

Motorola has announced the launch date for the much anticipated Moto 360 Sport. It will now be available to purchase from 18th December for £219.00 from Motorola.co.uk and Amazon. Made for sport, the Moto 360 Sport features built-in GPS, heart rate monitoring and a music player. It is designed to work seamlessly with Android fitness…

Kayaking London’s canals by night with Secret Adventures – a perfect winter escape

It is a cold, mid-November evening. Twenty-two people stand squeezed into lifejackets and brightly-coloured waterproofs; 11 kayaks float silently, waiting for us like a pod of whales upon the glassy surface of Limehouse Basin. The cloudy night sky shows no stars, but the rain, at least, stopped sometime earlier. Excitement fills the air - whatever the weather, I don't think…

ROAR Athena – smart protection for women

Earlier this week we wrote about a new smart ring from Neyya. Although it looks like a nice piece of jewellery, it can actually be used as a sort of fancy remote control to scroll through pages in a presentation or even turn the volume up and down when listening to music via Spotify etc. Now…