Detroit: Become Human PS4 review

The idea that our machines may soon become sentient is a popular one right now and the subject of the master of interactive storytelling, David Cage’s latest offering, Detroit: Become Human.

As with previous games from French outfit, Quantic Dreams, Detroit: Become Human is more interactive movie than straight video game. Anyone expecting any sort of action or deep RPG gameplay should look elsewhere. Continue reading Detroit: Become Human PS4 review

Ryze Tello 5MP/720p mini-drone review

The result of an interesting partnership between Shenzhen-based Ryze Technology, Intel and industry-leading drone manufacturer, DJI, the Ryze Tello quad-copter may be the cheapest and most sophisticated mini-drone available today. Continue reading Ryze Tello 5MP/720p mini-drone review

Take a trip to the Summerset Isles in The Elder Scrolls Online

Following on from last year’s Morrowind, the second full-blown expansion to Bethesda’s The Elder Scrolls Online, Summerset, is now available.

The Elder Scrolls Online has gone from being a questionable folly, with Bethesda dipping their toes in a saturated MMORPG genre, to coming out on top with a beautiful, immersive addition to their Elder Scrolls mythos.

The huge continent of Tamriel gains another massive area to the south-east- the Summerset Isles. This the lush kingdom of the high elves, a far cry from the volcanic, dark elf realm of Morrowind. Continue reading Take a trip to the Summerset Isles in The Elder Scrolls Online

Xperia Ear Duo wireless open-ear stereo headset review

Sony’s Xperia Ear Duo kit turns what you think you want from a pair of premium wireless earbuds on its head.

Of late I seem to the go-to guy when it comes to wireless earbuds. Ironically, I usually like my audio loud and preferably via dirty great speakers. Stuffing dainty little bits of plastic in my ears isn’t really my cup of tea. Apart from worrying about the things failing out, unless they are plugged into a car battery, there’s no way I’m going to get my usual deafening audio levels.

The fact of the matter is that I need a lot more than music to sell me on the idea of wireless earbuds.

Hello Sony Xperia Ear Duo. Continue reading Xperia Ear Duo wireless open-ear stereo headset review

DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo review

DJI’s Mavic Air is a foldable drone that you can put in your pocket. It has a built-in camera capable of capturing 4K video at 30fps, HD video up to 120fps, 12-megapixel stills and 32MP spherical panoramas. It’s a pretty neat package. Continue reading DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo review

D-Link Covr Seamless Wi-Fi System C1203 review

Having already examined D-Link’s AC2600 Wi-Fi Range Extender, which can stretch your Wi-Fi along your house in one direction, how can you get the same sort of coverage throughout your house?

D-Link’s Covr Seamless Wi-Fi System creates a Wi-Fi coverage grid all over your house. The kit comes with three Covr points, enough to cover 500m² of living area. Continue reading D-Link Covr Seamless Wi-Fi System C1203 review

Norton unveils its Norton Core Wi-Fi Router

For nearly thirty years Norton has been protecting our devices from potentially devastating malicious code via their range of antivirus and firewall software.

At CeBIT Australia 2018, held in Sydney’s new state-of-the -art International Convention Centre, Norton launched their first foray into hardware, the Norton Core Wi-Fi Router. Continue reading Norton unveils its Norton Core Wi-Fi Router

D-Link DAP-1860 AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Range Extender review

With more and more of our devices connecting to our home network via Wi-Fi, good network coverage throughout your home is essential. Until recently, having reasonable Wi-Fi in the lounge was all you really needed, but now modern families expect to be able to stream Netflix from every little nook and cranny in the house. Continue reading D-Link DAP-1860 AC2600 MU-MIMO Wi-Fi Range Extender review

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