Could VR revive the Arcade?

The lights, the bleeps, the clatter of coins, any gamer growing up in the 1980s would tell you it was the heyday for the video arcade that has sadly faded out of the modern gaming lifestyle… but could a new piece of tech bring it back to life? Could that tech be virtual reality? Well, […]

Buyer Predictions 2017

As the New Year is firmly upon us, we go back to the experts again and ask what tech is going to take centre stage in 2017 and what will slowly work its way out? We spoke with our specialist product manager team at to find out their tech predictions for 2017. Will the […]

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 mergers and chauvinistic chatbots to exploding batteries and emissions scandals 2016 had it all. So, we’ve come up with a list […]

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 of £200 each, a whopping overall £3 billion splurge, this year… For many retailers, Black Friday represents the biggest single […]

What’s next for VR?

The era of virtual reality is with us… again… with a number of big-brand devices launched and launching in 2016, this year could be seen as the breakthrough VR needed. From the high-end PlayStation VR, Oculus and HTC Vive to the more affordable Zeiss VR One and Homido, VR is set to advance further and […]

The world’s rarest comic books

It’s world comic book day on the 25th of September and we thought what better way to celebrate than to find the rarest comic books on you can (or can’t) find on the market. So get digging through your old collection, dust off those big boxes in the attic you thought would be worth something […]

Best Online TV Streaming Devices

Online streaming devices allow you watch On-Demand TV at your leisure, but the options for how you get the content to your TV is growing faster than ever before. If you’re Looking to get On-Demand TV into your home but don’t quite know what’s the best way to get it, we’ve got the ultimate guide […]

Ebuyer Announce Esports deal

We are delighted to announce a partnership deal with one of the UK’s leading eSports teams-  FMESPORTS. It will be Ebuyer’s first official route into the world of professional eSports. The sponsorship deal which starts in September will run for 6 months with a likely option to run for the foreseeable future.  Who Are FMESPORTS? FMESPORTS are […]

How to get the most out of your router

Are You Wasting Wi-Fi? Routers! There, it’s out there.  You might think they’re boring but, no router = no Wi-Fi. Like cars, there are lots of different types.  Some, like a Ferrari, are built for looks and speed, others like a Focus are a perfect everyday run around. Before deciding which kind of router suits […]

Should eSports be part of the Olympics?

eSports and the Olympics: A New Competition for a New Generation? The idea that eSports could feature in the Olympic Games is one that has crossed my mind before. When you begin to think about it, you quickly realise what a revolutionary idea it could be. Imagine it; pools and tracks replaced by elaborate gaming […]
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How safe is public Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi hotspots are everywhere. It’s estimated that by 2018 there will be 14m across the UK alone. They’re undeniably useful, giving us free (or cheap, at least) internet access and saving our precious mobile data allowances. But it’s not all good news. There are some very real risks with using Wi-Fi hotspots, and many […]

Best tech for long-haul flights

Looking to kill time on your night long haul flight, fed up of waiting in the airport with a newspaper or watching the on-board movies through a 7” low-resolution screen? Well, we’ve found a few products that could make your next trip a little more bearable. Long-haul flights are in their nature… long. So what are […]

Guide to Powerline

Extending your home network : A Guide to PowerLine Technology There’s nothing more annoying than having parts of your home where your Wi-Fi won’t reach. However, it’s not necessarily all doom and gloom as PowerLine kits have everything you need to quickly, easily and securely start enjoying the Internet in every room of your home. […]

Online Security Tips For Small Businesses

Four Things You Should Know About Securing Your Small Business   As a Small Business (SBs) you’re at greater risk from hackers, malware and other security threats. You’ve heard the news before: “Data breach”, “Small vendor used in big attack!” Small Businesses are under increasing online attacks from cyber criminals. They are used frequently as […]

Did Sony Shine at E3?

SONY BRING OUT THE WHISTLES & BELLS BUT IS THIS JUST TO COVER THE CRACKS? Following a great showing from Microsoft and Xbox it was time for Sony to step up to the plate and show us their wares at E3. I take a look at the Sony conference as it unfolds. A live orchestra and […]

The Best Cheap Smartphones 2016

Best Cheap Smartphones On The Market 2016 When it comes to smartphones there’s a lot to take into account. You’ve got your budget, mid-range, and high-end options. Today we’re taking a look at some of the best budget smartphones available for under £100. You might be thinking that it’s impossible to get a decent smartphone for […]

Guide to Range Extenders

We all share a zero tolerance to lag and buffering, which is why ensuring the router is optimally placed, remains the Holy Grail in the battle for seamless internet connection. Even mathematical theory has been thrown at the problem; a study of how walls and reflections affect signal strength was conducted by Jason Cole, a […]

10 Uses of USB Flash Drives

Many of us use USB flash drives on a daily basis, primarily for sharing and transporting files from one device to another, however, these powerful thumbdrives have much more to offer than storing data. We’ve compiled a list of the top 10 uses (other than storing and transferring data) for your handy USB stick that […]

PC Cooling Tips

If you find your PC performance has gone downhill, the answer to your problems could be as simple as keeping it cool. Overheating can be responsible for many common problems with PC performance, from hanging and crashing, to slow gaming and unexpected shutdown. Taking measures to cool your PC should be top on your agenda […]
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A gaming team from will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for continuous play of a console game, with a 3-day gaming marathon. The team, Sumonix Bears, will look to fight for over 51 hours of continuous gameplay on the Microsoft Xbox game Halo 5: Guardians against online opposition.   Follow events live […]