Virtual Reality in Motoring

Nielsen research shows that more than 50% of people would be more inclined to purchase or use VR technology after only two minutes of exposure to VR content. This goes to prove the enormous potential of VR in the motoring industry, with drivers now able to undertake virtual test drives from the comfort of home and motor dealers no longer restricted by floor space to showcase the latest vehicles on the market. These are just two examples of how VR is making its mark on motoring. For more information, check out…

The best ideas for Father’s Day

If you are stuck for ideas for some tech toys to keep your father hip and trendy this Father’s Day then here are a few items to consider. The Braven 405 Is your dad addicted to the gym? This stylish waterproof speaker is equipped with a kickstand that permits freestanding use either in the gym of on the field and has an impressive 24hr ply time! The Braven 405 is easy to fold away and even has a built-in power bank that lets you charge you phone on the go – perfect for…

ASUS Announces The Incredible Life Swap

ASUS today announced the launch of the Incredible Life Swap, a short reality TV series that features popular British beauty and fashion blogger, Patricia Bright, with a cast of other top international YouTube™ stars. The Incredible Life Swap is a 35-episode reality TV series to be broadcast on YouTube over five seasons. The series will see 13 of the world’s most popular YouTube stars, each from vastly different cultures, trade places for three days in each other’s home country. During that time, they will set challenges for each other that…

5 tech tends to fly in 2017

With 2017 well upon on us it’s time to take a look at what’s set to be the next big thing in the tech world. Whether you’re a tech enthusiast or just after a nifty gadget, Holger Engelbrecht, Product Manager of Home & Security, and Tools of reichelt.co.uk gives the lowdown on some of the big trends that will be coming our way… Storage breakthrough with SSDs Ever heard of 3D Nand Flash technology? It’s the latest range in SSDs and many of the big tech giants will be rolling…

The Toilet Training Etiquette Guide

As a mum of two boys I know exactly how frustrating it is to walk into the bathroom and find a complete mess and puddles of urine after your little one has used the toilet. Unfortunately, teaching your boy to aim, is a stage every mother will have to go through (and for any women who live with older men too) but with a little bit of creative imagination, it can be done!   Practise, Practise, Practise – Before you even get near the toilet there are a couple of…

5 Useful Tech Hacks For A Smooth Christmas

With Christmas drawing ever-so-closer, it’s time to start planning in earnest for this year’s festivities. Whether you’re throwing a big one for the whole family, or hosting a more intimate meal, to help make the holiday period go as smoothly as possible online electronics retailer, reichelt.co.uk, have thrown together the most useful tech hacks for the festive period….. reichelt – online electronics retailer, with many products up to 20% cheaper than elsewhere in the UK Keep kids entertained with the Google Santa Tracker This one’s perfect for big kids and little…

Everything you need for Bonfire Night

Celebrating Bonfire Night? Shop the supplies you need to make sure your night goes off with a bang! Newly launched online retailer for industrial and consumer electronics, reichelt.co.uk, offers a range of tools, components, tech accessories and more – save up to 20% on many top brands.   One device, countless possibilities. Enjoy barbecuing with no compromises, with the Petromax Atago barbecuing is a breeze. The unique air supply regulation makes it easy to control the temperature, so setting the ideal one for both steak and fish is very easy.…

Smart home tech is the future

Online electronics and tech retailer, reichelt.co.uk, has seen sales of smart home products boom by 21 per cent, highlighting that the trend shows no sign of slowing down – and is set to continue revolutionising our homes. The security category has been a key driving factor with a noticeable surge around the summer holiday period, with alarm devices up by 11 per cent, signifying people are taking additional steps to protect their homes whilst on holiday. Sales show no sign of slowing down, with reichelt.co.uk predicting a 25% rise as…

The History of the Mobile Phone

Were you around when the mobile phone arrived? At what point did you acquire one? Do you know the difference between a feature phones and a smartphone? Broadbandchoices have put together a wonderful walk down memory lane in the form of an infographic. Starting in 1983 and wiggling it’s way through Nokia’s and StarTAC, PDAs and Blackberrys, snaking onto the battle of Apple and Android and pulling out the latest and greatest before laying out the the future, the desires and the dreams. Finally asking you to vote for your…

What’s hot at The London Motor Show?

The London Motor Show will be arriving at Battersea Evolution from the 5th– 8th May to showcase more than 40 car brands and 130 models to visitors from around the world. As the ultimate event in the automotive calendar the Show will provide the perfect platform to exhibitors wanting to launch their latest must-have models and display their vehicles in the UK for the very first time. Cars will range in price from £8,000 to in excess of £200,000 to suit everyone’s pockets. Alongside dealerships representing manufacturers such as Volvo,…