WiZ Announces Lifestyle Smart Lights Feature with New Scheduled Presets at CES 2018

WiZ Connected Light, the leading innovator of smart lighting technology, today announced a new Scheduled Presets function. It enables your smart lights to know your regular activity level throughout the day and night, automatically providing the most suitable light you need at that moment, delivered based on the time of day to enhance wellness and match your lifestyle. This feature is a game changer when using voice-controlled assistants. It is well known that lighting affects health, especially mental health and serenity, and the new Scheduled Presets control how a light…

Nicole Appleton Launches PetScene, a new social networking app for pets

Second Screen, an innovative London-based app developer, has partnered with All Saints star, Nicole Appleton, to launch the PetScene App – an exclusive social network for pets. Designed with a simple interface, the app’s white-label technology allows pet owners to set up profiles for their pets and connect with others around the world. Its functions provide users to share photos, videos and comments in the app’s Newsfeed and Discover sections. Collaborating with Nicole Appleton, Second Screen has brought to life her inspiration to create a community of like-minded people in…

D-Link OMNA review

Just stop for a minute and think of all the cool stuff you have in your house. Even the average household has thousands of pounds worth of gadgets, gear and possessions. We’ve never had it so good! But we’ve also never had so much that thieving little scumbags won’t try to get their grubby little mitts on. Nowadays people concern themselves with all sorts of online security options, but how much thought is spared for physical security. One handy option is the Omna home camera from D-Link. It’s a dinky…

Toshiba reveals latest evolution of CANVIO Portable Hard Drives for secure, personal data storage

Toshiba Electronics Europe GmbH has announced the latest evolution of its popular CANVIO family of portable hard drives for personal storage. Combining practical features with updated slim, curved design, the CANVIO PREMIUM, ADVANCE and BASICS models provide a fresher, unified look and feel while delivering flexible capacity options of 500GB, 1TB, 2TB and 3TB. The use of Toshiba’s 1TB platter technology supports low profiles, allowing the 2TB versions of all three new CANVIO models to be thinner than their predecessors. The CANVIO PREMIUM series offers versatile connectivity in a stylish design with an…

Choetech Qi Wireless Charging Pad Unboxing

Choetech Qi Wireless Charging Pad is a cheap and cheerful charging solution with a wide charging area for the iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone X, Galaxy Note 8/S8/S8 plus/S7/ S7 edge/ Note 5/ S6/ S6 Edge and Other Qi-enabled Device. Using 3 coils, placement is not much of an issue. You no longer need to perfectly line up your device with the edges to ensure a charge, you can haphazardly place your phone and you’re almost guaranteed to it will charge. Only supporting standard charge this works with Qi-enabled devices like…

Hear AND see lyrics with the revolutionary COTODAMA Lyric speaker

Hakuhodo Group Company, COTODAMA, is today pleased to announce the UK availability of its COTODAMA Lyric speaker; a speaker that enables visualisation of lyrics on a translucent screen. As the world’s first visualiser speaker, the Lyric speaker has won a handful of notable awards such as Best Bootstrap Company Award at 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival’s 7th annual SXSW Accelerator Competition, Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry 2015 Innovative Technologies Award and Japan’s 2016 Good Design Award. Since launching in Japan in November, 2016, the Lyric speaker has been gaining…

Bush TV launches lie detectors to catch out treacherous telly watchers

The UK’s sneaky TV habits have been exposed as new research reveals over three quarters (78 percent) of us sneakily watch the next episode of a TV show on our own without telling our partners. Unbelievably, more than one in five (21 percent) have even gone as far as watching a whole series of a TV show without their partner knowing, then had to sit through it again to cover up the deceit. As couples watch more TV together, the research by Bush TV has found ‘box-set betrayal’ is putting…

D-Link Omna for Apple HomeKit Unboxing

A D-Link Omna for Apple HomeKit adds a good looking security camera into your home network. The Omna features an elegant and modern design, Omna is derived from the Latin word ‘omnis’ meaning all-encompassing. Most cameras offer a limited 120-degree lens, while D-Link’s unique 180-degree solutions and de-warping technology allow users to see just about everywhere and everything. Motion detection feature automatically captures events and sends alerts Built-in microphone and speaker for two-way audio communication Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution for detailed video IR LEDs lets you see up…

Never lose your pet with Vodafone V-Pet

Vodafone introduces Kippy into its new V-Pet category – a GPS tracker which is connected to its network with a V-Sim by Vodafone. For just £50 (then £4 per month V-Pet service fee), Kippy alerts you the moment your pet wanders off – with its easy-to-use features, Kippy really is a stroke of genius! It allows you to relax, knowing your pet is safe and happy – even when you’re not nearby! Kippy is a personalised activity monitor which tells you how much time your pet has spent playing, exercising…

D-Link Omna combines IP surveillance technology with the accessibility of Apple HomeKit

The latest updates to the first HomeKit compatible camera on the market are certain to prepare your readers for the winter months that lie ahead. As the clocks go back and winter approaches, increases in wind, rain and cold are not the only things on our mind because with the cover of darkness it’s not surprising that the amount of burglaries in the UK increases substantially. The last thing people want to worry about this Winter is whether or not their home is secure.  With a number of burglaries reported…