Attack of the phone clones – OnePlus

June 29, 2016 rawkey 0

So I’ve been a huge fan of OnePlus since they launched, prior to that I had an Oppo find 5 phone but latched onto the news that OnePlus was being created as a startup to attack the western market to help Oppo grow their market share. I bought a OnePlus one as soon as it was available and loved the [Read more]

Hello (again)

June 28, 2016 rawkey 0

Ok, so if you take a look at the dates of the posts on the site you’ll see I took quite the hiatus in between posts, quality not quantity right! Joking aside I’ve been a busy guy with work having a baby and other fun. I now have some spare time and some motivation to build up the blog, so I [Read more]

Dashlane – A password manager that actually works!

June 14, 2014 rawkey 0

Give all the recent hacking incidents such as eBay and Spotify it’s really becoming increasingly difficult to ensure that all of your login details you use are secure and easy to remember. The problem is with having so many logins and passwords to remember people tend to use the same passwords for most sites they visit. I myself have about 5-6 different passwords [Read more]

Why PC gaming is not dead

January 14, 2014 rawkey 0

I’ve been a massive gamer most of my life, starting on a ZX81, C64, Amiga, and also having consoles along the way as well with fond memories of my Sega Megadrive, Dreamcast , Playstation one and two, and also my Xbox 360 which currently sits under my TV  sadly gathering dust. Consoles for the vast majority of people are great, but having [Read more]

Virtual reality is coming back!

January 4, 2014 rawkey 0

I have been watching this with interest for a while now and I am convinced that virtual reality represents the next big step in immersive gaming. Forget the memories of what we had back in the early 90’s that came and failed to take off, things have changed big time! We are now talking about 3D in high definition, running [Read more]

Nest protect

January 3, 2014 rawkey 0

A US based company called nest have innovated with a smartphone integrated smoke and CO2 detector. It has tonnes of neat features such as it speaking to give you a heads up it has detected smoke rather that just going straight into a loud alarm (great for false alarms). It lets you wave your hand to silence and lights up [Read more]

Zuli smartplugs

January 3, 2014 rawkey 0

Home automation utilising your smartphone is a fast-moving area of technology at the moment. A company called Zuli Inc are developing smart plugs which work with Bluetooth low energy and use location based automation to track your movement around your home. Think about your lights as an example, and when you leave a room they automatically turn on and off [Read more]

Hello!

January 3, 2014 rawkey 0

Hi, my names Paul and I thought I’d start a little blog covering all the things technology related I find interesting. I remember having a Sinclair ZX81 as my first computer, from there I was hooked on and have grown up alongside rapidly changing technology. I am always on the look out for the next big thing and generally an early adopter of [Read more]