The cheapest multi-gigabit switches (2.5G, 5, & 10Gbps) for 2024 – Affordable 10GbE & 2.5GbE networking
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The cheapest multi-gigabit switches (2.5G, 5, & 10Gbps) for 2024 – Affordable 10GbE & 2.5GbE networking

[Update for 2024] I originally wrote this post back in 2020 when affordable multi-gig switches were somewhat of a rarity. It was then updated in 2022 as the market had changed a lot, and I stated that Wi-Fi 6 was driving the need for multi-gigabit. As we approach 2024, we have reached the point where…

TerraMaster Launches TerraSync for Easy Data Backup and Synchronisation
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TerraMaster Launches TerraSync for Easy Data Backup and Synchronisation

TerraMaster, a leading manufacturer of network attached storage (NAS) devices, has announced the launch of TerraSync – a new data backup and synchronisation solution designed for home and business users. TerraSync allows users to turn their TerraMaster NAS into a private cloud server to achieve seamless file synchronisation between multiple devices. It comes with a…

REDMAGIC 9 Pro Gaming Smartphone Launches Internationally Priced at $649/€649/£579
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REDMAGIC 9 Pro Gaming Smartphone Launches Internationally Priced at $649/€649/£579

REDMAGIC, the gaming smartphone brand, has unveiled its latest flagship device – the REDMAGIC 9 Pro. Dubbed “The Chill That Never Quits”, the phone combines high-end specs and an upgraded cooling system to deliver smooth, uninterrupted gaming sessions. Key Features Powerful Hardware for Lightning-Fast Performance At the heart of the REDMAGIC 9 Pro lies the…

Soundcore Launches Open-Ear AeroFit Series Earbuds
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Soundcore Launches Open-Ear AeroFit Series Earbuds

Soundcore, Anker’s audio brand, has announced the launch of its first open-ear earbuds – the AeroFit Pro and AeroFit. The new lineup promises unmatched comfort, exceptional audio quality, and situational awareness. Key Features of the AeroFit Series Comfort-Focused Design Both models feature a non-intrusive design with soft-touch coatings for gentle skin contact. They utilise 0.7mm…

Acer Predator Triton Neo 16 Gaming Laptop Announced with Intel Core i9-13950HX & RTX 4070 Priced at £1499
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Acer Predator Triton Neo 16 Gaming Laptop Announced with Intel Core i9-13950HX & RTX 4070 Priced at £1499

Consumer technology company Acer has announced the launch of its latest high-performance gaming laptop, the Predator Triton Neo 16 (Model PTN16-51). This new release boasts some of the most advanced components currently available, making it an extremely capable option for gaming, content creation, and beyond. Powerful New Intel and NVIDIA Components At the heart of…

Acer Unveils New Swift Go 14 Laptop with AI Capabilities Powered by Intel’s Latest Core Ultra Processors
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Acer Unveils New Swift Go 14 Laptop with AI Capabilities Powered by Intel’s Latest Core Ultra Processors

Acer today announced the launch of an updated version of their popular Swift Go 14 thin-and-light laptop, now featuring the new 12th Gen Intel Core Ultra processors. The new Swift Go 14 (SFG14-72 model) is one of the first laptops on the market to utilize Intel’s latest mobile processors, which bring AI acceleration and enhanced…

Aqara Rolls Out New Sleep Monitoring & AI Person Detection Features for Presence Sensor FP2
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Aqara Rolls Out New Sleep Monitoring & AI Person Detection Features for Presence Sensor FP2

Aqara has announced several major firmware updates for their Presence Sensor FP2 which I reviewed back in May, adding new functionalities for sleep monitoring, person detection, and people counting. Sleep Monitoring Mode The key update in the new firmware (v1.2.3_0002.0059) is the addition of a Sleep Monitoring mode for the FP2 sensor. This allows the…

Best Digital Photo Frames – Christmas Gift Guide
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Best Digital Photo Frames – Christmas Gift Guide

With Christmas approaching, digital photo frames are well worth considering for a gift. I have given a couple in the past, and they have been very well-received. To be extra thoughtful, you can even set up a frame and load it with photos before giving it as a gift. With Aura, they realise that’s a…

Best Mesh Wi-Fi 7 Systems for 2024
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Best Mesh Wi-Fi 7 Systems for 2024

WiFi 7, also known as 802.11be, is the newest and fastest WiFi standard yet. It offers significantly faster speeds, lower latency, increased capacity, and better performance compared to previous standards like WiFi 6E. Major networking brands have started releasing WiFi 7 mesh systems that take advantage of these benefits to deliver blazing-fast whole-home coverage. In…