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Safer web search with Kiddle

Safer web search with Kiddle

  Internet search engines and kids can be a dangerous mix, especially if there’s no safe filtering in place but here’s a new search engine you can try out to avoid awkward and inappropriate search results. It’s called Kiddle.  Based on Google search,  it’s basically a search engine that is designed to favour websites that are made for children. Typing[Read More…]

A Fitness Watch that doesn’t need regular charging

A Fitness Watch that doesn’t need regular charging

One of the biggest problems for many of the latest smart watches or fitness bands is that you need to charge them,  every few days in some cases. There are however some wearable devices that you can just slip on and forget without the need for constant charging.    A good example is the Runtastic Moment.  This fitness wearable combines[Read More…]

Gadget to remove ‘new car smell’

Gadget to remove ‘new car smell’

If there’s a stink in your car you might wind the windows down or hang one of those pine trees on the dash…but there’s a more high-tech solution that may prove more effective. Sharp’s In-Car Ion Generator is a small device that sits neatly in a car cup-holder releasing positive and negative ions into the air.   These ions  eliminate unpleasant[Read More…]

Revo Glider rises above Hoverboard Ban

Revo Glider rises above Hoverboard Ban

One of 2015’s most talked about Christmas present has been getting some bad press…and it’s no surprise with safety concertns and  4 house fires linked to faulty products in this category. After a series of events caused by these self balancing scooters many were recalled or banned from sale earlier this year with the ACCC releasing a safety warning notice and announcing[Read More…]

What is High Dynamic Range…and more TV questions answers

What is High Dynamic Range…and more TV questions answers

TV screen technology has come a long way over the last few decades but it could be argued that the advances over the past few years have been some of the most significant;  4K, OLED and Curved screens just to name a few.  It doesn’t stop there, but for some it will probably get more confusing. Last week I caught[Read More…]