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Forget what you know about air conditioning

Forget what you know about air conditioning

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For many of us, it's hard to imagine summer without air conditioning. ACs make those hot days much more comfortable, they help us sleep, make us more productive and are vital for the elderly who struggle to cope with the effects of high temperatures.... >>

HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M477FNW: 7 ways it reinvents the office

HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M477FNW: 7 ways it reinvents the office

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Small businesses searching for a printer need look no further than HP's Colour LaserJet Pro line. We've recently spent some time with the HP Colour LaserJet Pro MFP M477FNW model, a compact multifunction printer that comes with a strong feature set to... >>

How to Reinvent the Office: 10 gadgets that will make your office better

How to Reinvent the Office: 10 gadgets that will make your office better

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True techies shouldn't have an everyday, run-of-the-mill office. If you consider yourself a computer-savvy individual or even an early adopter, one of the first places you should be exemplifying that is in your home office. Similar to a living room, which... >>

New 2016 Nissan LEAF 30 kWh goes on sale in Europe

New 2016 Nissan LEAF 30 kWh goes on sale in Europe

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It's official - the new 100 percent electric Nissan LEAF is now on sale in Europe, delivering a class-leading 250 km of range*, thanks to the introduction of a first-to-sector 30 kWh battery. The groundbreaking battery performance developed by Nissan... >>

A day in the life of tado° smart heating

A day in the life of tado° smart heating

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You may have heard a fair bit about smart thermostats but what's it like living with one? In today's hectic, fast paced environment, the value of your time, comfort and convenience can never be underestimated. One thing you shouldn't need to worry about... >>

Saving energy and money with a smart thermostat

Saving energy and money with a smart thermostat

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It might surprise you to know that heating accounts for about 60 per cent of the average household’s energy bill, making it by far the largest expense in your home. Of course the amount you spend on heating depends on many circumstances, but one thing... >>

Secure your data and online activity with NordVPN (59 per cent off)

Secure your data and online activity with NordVPN (59 per cent off)

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When it comes to online data security, most of the public is unprotected and unaware that their information is ripe for the taking. That’s what makes VPN services so important: in an era of surveillance, spying and sabotage, proactive measures are necessary... >>

Guide to smart heating: Why upgrading your thermostat is a good idea

Guide to smart heating: Why upgrading your thermostat is a good idea

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Did you know that the heating and cooling of buildings accounts for over 33 per cent of the world’s energy usage? That’s a larger share than that of the entire global transportation industry. There are two primary reasons why heating uses so much... >>

Canary’s plumage: How form and function should be inseparable for proper smarthome design

Canary’s plumage: How form and function should be inseparable for proper smarthome design

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To describe an object as Apple-like is something of a cliché in the world of technology and most of those objects which attract such description rarely deliver on that high initial praise. Yet there has been something undeniably Cupertino about the way... >>

Canary vs traditional security systems: What's the difference?

Canary vs traditional security systems: What's the difference?

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Home security has always been important, but it hasn't always been accessible. Despite the fact that one burglary is said to occur every 15 seconds and 74 per cent of burglaries are claimed to be residential break-ins, traditional security systems are... >>

younity: Take your media everywhere (for free!)

younity: Take your media everywhere (for free!)

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Have you ever wanted your own personal cloud streaming service or to setup a home media server but didn't want to bother with all the technical issues or hassle? Well, you need to check out younity. It lets you access all your files - including music,... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Travel gadgets

Christmas Gift Guide: Travel gadgets

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On the move? Check out these gadgets for great Christmas gift ideas: Kaiser Baas R20 GPS Car DVR The R20 allows you to record up to 10 minute loops of your journey and using the software provided, trace your exact route using the GPS feature in order... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Active and Outdoor

Christmas Gift Guide: Active and Outdoor

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If you're heading outside this Christmas here are some great gadgets to help you make more of your adventures: Braven BRV-Pro This Bluetooth speaker is about as rugged as they come. It comes with 15 hours of wireless play, features a built-in microphone... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Style and Design

Christmas Gift Guide: Style and Design

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Your gadgets don't have to be boring and dull. Style up your life this Christmas with these amazing stylish accessories and gadgets:  Jarre AeroSkull Nano It is the smallest AeroSkull yet, but doesn’t disappoint on sound. You get Bluetooth 4.0 for... >>

MoboMarket found out which day sees the most app downloads in India

MoboMarket found out which day sees the most app downloads in India

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The MoboMarket Android app store has taken a deep look at mobile data in India and released all of its findings in a new report. One of the more interesting bits discovered is that Sunday is the day with the highest app download activity, followed by... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Apple Watch

Christmas Gift Guide: Apple Watch

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Treat someone or yourself with some of the must have accessories for the Apple Watch.  Griffin Watch Stand Standing tall and proud, this Apple Watch stand from Griffin hides the excess cable length inside its post and there's place at the bottom to... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Smarthome

Christmas Gift Guide: Smarthome

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Treat your home this Christmas with some amazing new kit to make it smarter than a rocket scientist Elgato Avea Connecting straight to your iPhone or iPad via Bluetooth, you don't have to worry about complicated Wi-Fi router setups with the Avea light... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Audiophiles

Christmas Gift Guide: Audiophiles

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Bust a groove with some amazing music gadgets this Christmas. Flexson VinylPlay Vinyl is back, and the Flexson VinylPlay helps you listen to your records even if your current music system is a little more 21st century. Available in black or white, the... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Fun for all

Christmas Gift Guide: Fun for all

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Whether you're a kid big or small, there is no denying these gadgets will bring a smile to faces this Christmas.  Osmo Osmo, created by young parents, encourages creative thinking and social interaction by expanding gameplay beyond the screen of the... >>

Why running with music is better for you

Why running with music is better for you

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There are plenty of schools of thought over whether or not you should run with music or not. In reality both have their benefits, but sometimes you just want to get on the open path and listen to some motivating tunes. We asked DeeWear, the makers of... >>

How to transfer your iPhone data to Android

How to transfer your iPhone data to Android

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You’ve got a shiny new Google phone, maybe the new Sony Xperia Z5 or the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge, but if you are switching from iPhone to Android you are probably scratching you head wondering how you get all your beautiful memories from the iPhone to... >>

Save on your LTE phone bill with FreedomPop

Save on your LTE phone bill with FreedomPop

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How much are you paying for your LTE phone service? Fancy saving over $1000 a year on your phone bill? Well that's exactly what FreedomPop are offering Pocket-lint Readers in the USA when they take up the company's latest offer. FreedomPop's 100 per cent... >>

9 design and animation skills you can learn for $29

9 design and animation skills you can learn for $29

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Whether you want to start a career in design, computer animation, or game development, just want to round out your skillset, knowing your way around industry-standard programs is essential. So we're offering a deal that makes it easier (and cheaper).... >>

How to ensure you don’t drop your phone down the loo

How to ensure you don’t drop your phone down the loo

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Are you a butterfingered iPhone addict who cannot even visit the toilet without the aid of your touchscreen second-brain? If so, you might be glad to hear that there is an actual product that has been invented specifically to ensure you don’t drop your... >>

To insure or not to insure? The daftest ways of busting your smartphone

To insure or not to insure? The daftest ways of busting your smartphone

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Holy busted smartphones, Batman! If you or a friend or family member have ever smashed up a smartphone then you'll know all about the exquisite mental (and financial!) discomfort of seeing a £600+ piece of hardware shatter to smithereens in front of... >>