D-Link DIR-890L AC3200 ultra Wi-Fi router review

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I’ve seen the D-Link DIR-890L before when I was checking out the recommended routers for my NVIDIA SHIELD tablet (still yet to review). The thing is, I still wasn’t prepared for how big, red and visually impressive it is – but, is it any good at its job? This AC3200 Ultra Wi-Fi router definitely stands […]

Hands on with the Fujitsu iX100 wireless portable scanner


The paperless office? Remember the brave vision of the future predicted more than a decade ago? Well, it’s 2014 and there’s still bits of paper to be filed – but these could easily be transformed in to eco-friendly PDFs, even on the move, thanks to portable cleverness of the ScanSnap iX100 from Fujitsu. Last week […]

Panasonic SH-ALL1C networked audio streamer review

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I have had the chance to live with the networked audio streamer from Panasonic called SH-ALL1C. The SH-ALL1C  is a networked audio bridge which packs its own DAC (Digital Analogue Converter) and will let you include a range of speakers in your new multi-room system as well as slurping up sounds from your networked devices. […]

Most Brits are removing their internet p0rn blockers

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A new report from Ofcom shows that UK broadband customers are overwhelmingly opting out of using those pesky parental-control systems foisted on ISPs by the government. It’s hardly surprising that the birthplace of the Carry On series and smutty holiday postcards isn’t rushing to block suspect web content with take-up in the single digits for […]

Need Wi-Fi at Glastonbury? Get close to a cow

EE Glasto Wifi cows

Letting all your friends know what a great and muddy time you’re having at a festival has just got easier thanks to a high tech herd. Last year saw EE plonk its Wi-Fi tractor at Glastonbury and now it is providing free 4G Wi-Fi to festival goers by converting cows into mobile internet hotspots. Don’t […]

Linksys EA6900 dual band Smart Wi-Fi AC1900 router review


Routers. Not generally the sexiest tech out there are they? Let’s face it, most of us won’t get all giddy when faced with a new router but speedy internet connections are a lot of fun. One way to acheive better speeds is to change your router to something faster than the default one that comes […]