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This Air Umbrella produces a force field to keep you dry

This Air Umbrella produces a force field to keep you dry

By 14 October 2014

While the rain is making an attack on the UK, Chinese designers are coming to the rescue with a force field umbrella. The Air Umbrella uses a force of air fired out from a central cylinder which creates a virtual layer that deflects rain. The advantage... >>

Will.i.am to launch smartwatch at 15 October event, claims it will offer something different to Apple Watch

Will.i.am to launch smartwatch at 15 October event, claims it will offer something different to Apple Watch

By 13 October 2014

Rapper Will.i.am is set to launch his smartwatch this week, it's claimed. The Telegraph has reported that Will.i.am is planning to go head-to-had with Apple on 15 October - the day before Apple has an event scheduled in Cupertino - by launching his... >>

Happy you can use electronics on take off and landing? You might not be able to much longer

Happy you can use electronics on take off and landing? You might not be able to much longer

By 13 October 2014

It's been a while since the restrictions on using electronic devices during take off and landing on an aircraft were lifted, but if flight attendants in the US get their way, the ban will be reinstated. The Association of Flight Attendants is taking... >>

Inaugural Golden Brickies celebrates Star Wars Lego in perfect fan style

Inaugural Golden Brickies celebrates Star Wars Lego in perfect fan style

By 13 October 2014

The Golden Brickies took place over this weekend with a red carpet event at Legoland Windsor, looking to celebrate the clash of cultural titans Lego and Star Wars. With Warwick Davis in attendance - who played the Ewok Wicket in Return of the Jedi - Lego... >>

Parrot Jumping Sumo review
3.5 out of 5

Parrot Jumping Sumo review

By 13 October 2014

Parrot, the company behind a number of flying drones, is now offering land-lovers something get excited about: the Jumping Sumo. Is this land-locked gadget with integrated camera enough to get us excited? Land not air Unlike the company's Rolling Spider,... >>

A week in reviews 6 - 10 October: Tesco Hudl 2, Nikon D750, Moto G 2014, Alien: Isolation and more

A week in reviews 6 - 10 October: Tesco Hudl 2, Nikon D750, Moto G 2014, Alien: Isolation and more

By 11 October 2014

This week it's a bit of a gaming bonanza. As the temperature drops, it means holiday season is on its way and that obviously means sitting around playing video games. From Alien: Isolation, to DriveClub, Assassin's Creed 5 and beyond - there's a whole... >>

SecureDrives SSD self-destructs when you text it the command

SecureDrives SSD self-destructs when you text it the command

By 10 October 2014

Self-destructing gadgets were once reserved for the confines of the movie screen in films like Mission Impossible and James Bond. That’s changed as SecureDrives has unveiled its Autothysis line of Solid State Drives which, it says, can be set to self-destruct... >>

New driverless Tube trains announced by Transport for London, due from 2020

New driverless Tube trains announced by Transport for London, due from 2020

By 9 October 2014

Transport for London has announced its driverless Tube service, and released mocked-up images. The trains, that run automatically, are due to begin coming into service around mid-2020. Tfl has announced that there will be 250 new Tube trains for the Bakerloo,... >>

Best Lego minifigures complete Series 12 picture gallery

Best Lego minifigures complete Series 12 picture gallery

By 9 October 2014

Lego is constantly updating with new builds and new characters. The latest minifigures range to be released is Series 12. These new figures offer a code with each character which can be used to unlock access to the playable character in the Lego Minifigures... >>

We need bigger guns: Nerf Mega Thunderbow and the Nerf Demolisher 2-in-1 review

We need bigger guns: Nerf Mega Thunderbow and the Nerf Demolisher 2-in-1 review

By 8 October 2014

Nerf has released two new top of the range Nerf weapons, but which one should you go for? We've been shooting to find out. Nerf Mega Thunderbow Katniss Everdeen has a lot to answer for doesn't she? The latest Nerf weapon, you see, is a bow and dart combo... >>