New technology to help over 50s who struggle with their smartphones

New technology to help over 50s who struggle with their smartphones

On Thursday 27th April, Zone V will launch with a new software and hardware combination to make the smartphone easy to read and simple to use. The V software is available for all Samsung Android phones, delivering a range of features to help give elderly and partially-sighted people access to the smartphone without compromising on functionality: Large text: Renowned accessibility font ‘Tiresias’ has been used to maximise visibility. Text on the phone is larger than on standard software and adjustable to suit the user. Clear menu: Large icons and intuitive…

Speedlink QUINOX Pro USB Gamepad Review

Speedlink QUINOX Pro USB Gamepad Review

For years gamepads for PCs were not a thing, now it seems, they have caught up with and even overtake the complex stylings of the console competition. Some prefer them, so, therefore, there is a market. Microsoft and Playstation are forever bettering their input methods from generation to generation and sometimes in between, however with the PC gamers can open a whole next level of customisation and Speedlink knew this, delivering the Quinox Pro. This is a comfortable gamepad, with reconfiguration to the hilt and a price that doesn’t upset….

Take A Sound Adventure With The New Action Mic For Gopro From Sennheiser

Take A Sound Adventure With The New Action Mic For Gopro From Sennheiser

  Waterproof MKE 2 elements microphone can go anywhere a GoPro HERO4 goes for amazing audio – even in extreme conditions If you’re going on an adventure, you probably already have an ultra-tough action camera ready to capture the action. Now, thanks to the MKE 2 elements from audio specialist Sennheiser, you don’t have to leave great sound behind. Designed to be tough enough to go wherever your action camera can, the new GoPro-verified microphone for HERO4 Black and Silver cameras lets you capture incredible high-quality sound, whether you’re recording…

Aukey Wireless sport earphones review

Aukey Wireless sport earphones review

With the summer holidays approaching fast you may be thinking what essentials do I need to make that journey less painful.  There is nothing worse than that feeling you have forgotten your earphones may it be a plane journey or a bus journey.  If you have not already gone wireless and purchased a pair of Bluetooth earphones treat yourself now as being wireless is cheaper than you imagine. These earphones can be found here in Amazon.co.uk for £17.99. Out of the box, these earphones feel fantastic, the magnetic earpieces really…

Speedlink Ultor Review

Speedlink Ultor Review

Speedlink have sent over their latest Ultor Mechanical Gaming Keyboard and a keyboard that can be considered as a portable offering. Featuring Red switches the Ultro loses the numerical pad leaving the keyboard much shorter than other on the market and a lower price tag than some of the competitors. This mechanical keyboard has an impressive metallic red chassis buried under its keys. There are only small portions of the chassis peeking out in various places as Speedlink have cut down on any excess to make a keyboard truly too…

Symphonica Acoustic Speaker for Smartphones Launched on Kickstarter

Symphonica Acoustic Speaker for Smartphones Launched on Kickstarter

Despite being recognised for his ingenuity by audiophiles, Freddie Kwoh, an audio engineer and the holder of multiple patents, did not see his proudest invention fulfilled. Kwoh passed away in 2016 at the age of 68 before the Symphonica, a totally acoustic horn speaker that naturally amplifies and enhances the sound of iPhone and Android smartphones, could be brought to production. Now a team of Kwoh’s close friends and associates are bringing his dream to market by launching a crowd-funded Kickstarter campaign aimed at raising the $35,000 needed for initial…

Olixar announce full case line-up for the S8 and S8 Plus

Olixar announce full case line-up for the S8 and S8 Plus

Olixar has officially released their full line-up of premium affordable cases for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, ranging from thin to tough cases. Many of their cases are already in stock and available from Mobile Fun and Amazon. Well known for their premium, innovative gadgets and accessories, which have been featured by the likes of Unbox Therapy, Olixar will have a complete selection of accessories available on release of the S8 and S8 Plus, including screen protectors and chargers. With the long awaited Galaxy flagships finally becoming available…

A couple of Galaxy S8 Peripherals go Pre-order

A couple of Galaxy S8 Peripherals go Pre-order

The recently announced Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ have some pretty exciting peripherals. Arguably a little more exciting than the finished product folks had eagerly awaited from Samsung. First of all, the DeX station. This is compatible with both the Galaxy S8 and S8+ and allows for a monitor, mouse and keyboard combo to be attached to the phone and outputs a specialised desktop UI environment creating a pseudo All-In-One desktop top experience. The DeX went live a few days ago for $149.99 and pre-orders are currently available in the US.   Now…

A Look At The Rophie USB Type C to Micro USB Adapter

A Look At The Rophie USB Type C to Micro USB Adapter

A handy little dongle that converts your old MicroUSB cables into USB Type-C cables with a copy of added benefits. Practical Features: With USB Type C to Micro USB Adapter, you can sync, charge and transfer data from your USB-C devices by using your standard Micro-USB cable.Uses USB 2.0 protocol for max-speed Micro USB charging and fast data transfer (480 Mbps). Perfect Compatibility: Compatible with the Type C devices such as OnePlus Two, Google Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Pixel C, New Nokia N1 tablet, Lumia 950, Lumia 950XL, ChromeBook, MacBook,…

Trusted Protection for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ with GEAR4’s new range of D3O® cases

Trusted Protection for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ with GEAR4’s new range of D3O® cases

With a new smartphone announcement comes all the excitement of consumers rushing to get their hands on it first and with today’s launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+, GEAR4, the UK’s number one impact protection case brand, are on hand to offer the best protection possible for all those shiny new devices. The new Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ case range, featuring D3O® – the most advanced shock absorbing technology for enhanced impact protection adds two brand new cases to the range, the Battersea and Greenwich as well…