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What is IoT?

Everyone is talking about IoT…but what exactly is it? IoT is an acronym for ‘the Internet of Things’. ‘Things’, as I’m sure you may have thought, does not sound particularly tech savvy compared to many ...
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What is a Gaming Chair?

Gaming isn’t just about what’s on screen. To get the best and most immersive gaming experience you need to create the ideal environment.  That includes your rig, the lighting, the sound and…..the chair. The gaming ...
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The Evolution of the Lightbulb

Evolution of the Lightbulb The lightbulb, which we now look upon in our brightly lit, energy guzzling homes as the simplest of all technologies, embarked upon a journey of many light-years to get where it ...
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Highs and lows of 2016

2016, a rollercoaster year of political bamboozlement, celebrity deaths and sporting upset. If 2016 has been a year to forget about for the bookies, it’s been almost as crazy in the tech market. From major ...
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How close are we to an IOT home?

One of the things that has made 2016 bearable for me has been the arrival of affordable “smart home” technology. Some of it is frivolous and unnecessary. Which is sort of the point, but other ...
Business
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Accounting software for business

There is no doubt keeping the books has changed over the years. Legions of clerks behind large desks scratching figures into huge dusty ledgers was once the norm. Time then moved on to accountants with ...
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How to shop for a geek

‘Tis the time of year to wrack your brains and work out what gifts your nearest and dearest might actually want- and no creature is more difficult to buy for than the geek. Sure they’ll ...
Gaming
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The Best Games of 2016

2016 has been another exciting and budget-busting year for gaming, if not a little erratic… From a summer Pokemon craze to a mammoth, yet majestic, space flop with No Man’s Sky and additions to the ...
Security
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Stay Secure at Christmas

As the festive season is upon us the influx of new tech, smart devices  and online shopping can open us up to world of cyber danger. From Malware, to phishing scams and ransomware to identity theft, ...
Guides
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A Guide to AES Keyboards

Have you ever wondered how safe your wireless transmissions actually are, more specifically how secure are your keystrokes are? In today’s mobile world, more and more people are using wireless technology to input data in ...
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Tech to stay safe on the road

The roads can a wild place, especially as winter approaches. Taking advantage of modern technology and the extra safety it can bring, could be the difference between a safe journey and something far more serious. ...
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Top 5 Black Friday Fails

Black Friday, the retail event synonymous with both deals and mayhem. A shopping craze that’s spread from its roots in corporate America to a worldwide retail phenomenon. Black Friday shoppers are expected to spend an average ...
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DIY Home Security

As the clocks go back and the evenings become darker earlier, homeowners all across the UK are being warned to heighten the security of their homes. Last year the Crime Survey for England and Wales ...
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Quick Guide to a VPN

What Is a VPN? And Why You Should Use a VPN on Public Wi-Fi If you’ve ever wondered if it’s safe to use public Wi-Fi, you are not alone. In fact, according to the Norton ...
Business
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How to set up a NAS drive

Looking at making the move from traditional HDD backups to NAS storage or need some advice on the best way to set up your networked storage device? Well, check out our simple guide to setting up a ...
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VR and the real world

VR and the Real World- How Virtual is Impacting the Physical From bulky group arcade machines back in the nineties to the compact headsets you see in shops today, people revel in the immersive experience ...
Expert Eye
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On Test: Keyboards

We spend so much time and energy pounding away on a keyboard, yet most of us seem to devote little consideration in choosing the best piece of kit for the task. Yet a comfortable and ...
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Comic Books vs Movies

Nothing is more likely to divide opinion than a discussion on comics (OK maybe politics, religion…) so I thought I’d be the one to get you shouting at a blog post! With the onslaught of ...
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