NVIDIA Launch New Graphics Cards

The GPU. It’s the centre piece of any gamer’s system. It’s the component that takes on the burden of pushing out each individual pixel in their millions at a speed fast...

How to choose an SSD

How To Choose an SSD: Finding The Right Drive For You Solid state drives, or SSDs, are more prevalent and readily available than ever before. Offering big performance gains over traditional hard...

Smart Home on a Budget

A smart home might sound like a daunting prospect, but security features aren't the only way you can improve your home with the latest smart technology. If you want to use...

Laptops vs. Tablets 

Laptops and tablets have, despite being similar, come along way.  Still, it is hard to determine what you need, and how much you're willing to spend to get what you need. ...

Is Tech Making Crime Easier?

Technology and crime, whether it’s cybercrime or more traditional ‘on the street’ crime, technology and criminal behaviour has always seen an uneasy partnership. Improvements in technology not only make products more desirable but...

What you need to know about Privacy

Privacy, the 21st century’s go-to topic. I can almost guarantee that if you turn on a rolling news channel or flick open a newspaper, privacy will be featured somewhere in the...

How to Choose The Right Graphics Card For Gaming?

Choosing the right Graphics Card for Gaming, now there’s an interesting topic! With so many to choose from and with prices from £100 to £1000 it can be hard to know...

WOMEN IN TECH

Women in Tech There is no hiding behind the truth when it comes to the technology industry, it is male-dominated. Figures place a staggering 78% male employment rate across STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering...

When is CCTV use appropriate?

CCTV, the eye in sky and backup camera to both record and prevent wrongdoings. It's impartiality and overview of a situation can save lives, money and crime victims, but when is it...

Is Smart CCTV too intrusive?

SMART CCTV & PRIVACY CCTV, long the bane of anti-establishment fighters and privacy advocates, has seen a very firm uplift in the market with the advent of Networked IP Cameras. But has this...

Star Wars Technology… in Real Life

Unless you’ve been hiding under a Batha for the last few months, you’re probably aware that this week sees the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, JJ Abrams epic continuation...

Kids Tech Under £100

When I was a lad, in the early 80’s I’d have been equally happy with an Eagle Eye ™ Action Man as a Grandstand table top Scramble game, but alas, things...

Guide to Gaming Monitors

When choosing a Gaming Monitor there's a lot to think about, from physical size to resolution and from price to Refresh Rates.  On top of this there's a raft of other...

10 games to get you through the winter

The winter months are upon us and with them comes the ever-fruitful influx of new games to enjoy whilst we keep ourselves warm and cosy during these chilly times. With...

Tech and Road Safety

Tempting Tech & Potential Pitfalls How technology and our safety on the roads go together New tech for road users seems to come out on a daily basis, with crowdfunding sites crammed...

Tech Turkeys, The Gaming failures of 2015

Bad games exist. They must always exist otherwise we would have no measurement of how well a good game is. It is now easier than ever to find a bad game. A...

PC Gaming on a Budget

Budget Gaming: Getting that gaming build on the cheap Gaming computers are seemingly not a cut above consoles, more that they are straight different from consoles. The amount of money I have seen...

Keep Your Smartphone Safe For Free

Smartphones, our pocket gateway to the web and a lifeline to the connected world. An Ofcom survey showed that around 66% of Brits own a smartphone in 2015 with that figure...

How online gaming can enrich your life

Humans have always loved slipping the mundane bonds of day-to-day life and venturing into mythic realms complete with many-headed monsters and fearless heroes. It’s been that way ever since the ancients...

What are esports?

The success of esports these days is undeniable. It’s all huge; the viewership, playerbase, production value, prize money and even the stadiums that live events fill up. The only thing lacking,...