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Tech

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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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 ...
Expert Eye

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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University tech under £500

For many, university gives you the best days of your life, but for some students they can also be the most expensive! Courses like graphic design, music tech and games design come with a hefty ...
Reviews

Best Technology of 2015

From tablets and smartwatches to media streaming devices and virtual reality headsets, 2015 has been a great year for technology. And since we’re nearing the end of the year I’ve put together a list of ...
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Are CDs deteriorating?

CDs were not so long ago, the height of technology and the most durable medium for recording data. However new studies may suggest we could have misplaced our trust in those shiny discs of data, ...
Featured

30 Years of Mario

Okay, let’s start by addressing the title of this article before any Ninten-nuts out there blow a fuse. While Mario has technically been around for more than 30 years, 1985 was the year NES classic ...
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Tech Dinosaurs

Some things never go out of fashion. Take dinosaurs, for example. Not even a global-killing meteor/extinction-level volcanic eruption/destructive whim of a dispassionate creator has been enough to put them fully to rest. Just a quick ...
Events

Gadget Show Live 2015- Review

Tech lovers all over the UK have been heading in their droves to Birmingham’s NEC over the past week, armed with the enthusiasm required to tackle the weird and wacky world of gadgetry. Handily, some ...
Expert Eye

Buyers’ Predictions 2015

2015 is touted to be the breakthrough year for augmented reality, wearable tech and smart homes. But after 2014 proved to be a relatively modest 12 months for exciting new technology, which products will emerge ...
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Love in the Time of Tech

How has technology changed romance? Ah, technology, that most mixed of blessings. Tech giveth and tech taketh away. Email, for example, it’s changed the way we communicate and do business. There again, if you’re plagued ...