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  • A week in reviews: July 8 - July 13
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    A week in reviews: July 8 - July 13

    By 13 July 2013

    From drones to tea with the vicar, the one thing you can't call us is predictable. Another exciting week in reviews saw us look at Huawei's likeable P2, a phone which replaces the P1, a handset we also liked. It's not the sort of phone that will generate...

  • Sage Tea Maker (by Heston Blumenthal) review
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    Sage Tea Maker (by Heston Blumenthal) review

    By 10 July 2013

    How important is a good cup of tea to you? Are you one of those people who boils a kettle, dumps in a teabag, squeezes it a few times with your teaspoon before slashing in some milk and maybe adding some sugar? Or are you a bit more refined than that?...

  • Morphy Richards Accents Black Traditional Kettle   review
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    Morphy Richards Accents Black Traditional Kettle review

    By 14 December 2010

    Anyone who thinks a kettle is just a kettle is not a person who should buy a Morphy Richards. In a world of plastic water boiling jugs for a fiver, the retro styled Accents model from this UK-based kitchenware company is a refreshing alternative. Not...

  • Twettle: The kettle that tweets
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    Twettle: The kettle that tweets

    By 7 April 2010

    How does that saying go? A watched pot never boils. It seems two designers took that a little too far with a kettle that tweets when it boils. For those who find themselves checking their Twitter accounts more than their kettle, the Twettle is a Wi-Fi...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Innovative Eco Kettle £26.79 at Sainsbury's
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    Daily Tech Deal: Innovative Eco Kettle £26.79 at Sainsbury's

    By 8 January 2010

    Tea is an essential part of pretty much every Englishman's day - where would we be without the morning cuppa? Given this, we've spotted that the Eco Kettle is selling for a very reasonable £26.79 at Sainsbury's, which should allow you to save a bit of...

  • Casa Bugatti Vera Kettle   review
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    Casa Bugatti Vera Kettle review

    By 29 October 2009

    The appliance brand has absolutely nothing to do with super cars, but is the Casa Bugatti kettle the Veyron of the kitchen or just another overpriced worktop ornament? Kettles have been getting technical of late – rapid boiling elements, clever water...

  • Breville Variable Temperature Kettle review
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    Breville Variable Temperature Kettle review

    By 10 August 2009

    We all like a good cup of tea don’t we? As tea aficionados only know too well though, heating the water to the wrong temperature can mean the difference between a good and bad cuppa. So can the Variable Temperature Kettle from sandwich toastie maker...

  • Breville kettle promises to brew the perfect cuppa
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    Breville kettle promises to brew the perfect cuppa

    By 29 July 2009

    Brits like a good cup of tea, but as tea aficionados only know too well, heating the water to the wrong temperature can mean the difference between a good and bad cuppa. In steps Breville (yes the sandwich maker) with a new cordless kettle that promises...

  • Morphy Richards launches first eco range
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    Morphy Richards launches first eco range

    By 9 July 2008

    Morphy Richards has become an eco warrior, and has launched its first ever energy saving small appliances range. The Ecolectric range comprises a kettle, toaster, vacuum, slow cooker and iron - all of which are easy on the eye but also easy on the environment....