Senic Nuimo Smart Home Controller Review (Philips Hue, Sonos, etc)

Senic Nuimo Smart Home Controller Review (Philips Hue, Sonos, etc)

Nuimo by Senic is one of the more exciting products I have been able to review this year. It is a smart controller that integrates with Philips Hue, Sonos and several other systems. It isn’t actually a controller in the normal sense of home automation, but more like a smart home interface. For example, you…

Senic Nuimo – Smart Home Controller Now Available in the UK

Senic Nuimo – Smart Home Controller Now Available in the UK

We have just received our review sample of a new smart home controller called the Nuimo developed by Senic. I hope to have the review up in the next 2 weeks, but if you are eager to buy one you can do so now from Amazon Launchpad here. The following PR release has more info on the product,…

TP-LINK HS110 Wi-Fi Smart Plug with Energy Monitoring Review
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TP-LINK HS110 Wi-Fi Smart Plug with Energy Monitoring Review

Another day and another smart home appliance. Today we have the TP-Link HS110 smart plug with energy monitoring, it has arrived to us at a good time as it is compatible with Amazon Echo, though I haven’t actually got my Echo yet, so can’t review that part. The functionality of the HS110 is quite simple,…

Garmin Fenix3 HR Review – Sports watch & Activity Tracker
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Garmin Fenix3 HR Review – Sports watch & Activity Tracker

Over the past 5 years I have become a bit of a fitness geek, which in turn has meant I have spent hundreds, if not thousands on fitness-related equipment and technology. One of the main areas I have been interested in is tracking my performance, I first dabbled with Bluetooth heart rate straps by Polar,…

Edifier M1380 2.1 speaker system review
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Edifier M1380 2.1 speaker system review

Priced at just £49.99 the Edifier M1380 are well into the budget category for speakers, but they still offer proper 2.1 speakers with a wire remote controller. The subwoofer is quite large with a decent weight to it. Made of medium density fibreboard it is a downward firing subwoofer with a 5-inch driver. The sub…

BT Halo Review – Call Blocking Cordless Home Phone with Bluetooth

BT Halo Review – Call Blocking Cordless Home Phone with Bluetooth

I have to admit, I don’t currently use a home phone anymore, and I think this is a growing trend. However, BT built their business around land lines and there is still a large number of people that use them. In which case the BT Halo phone might be the ultimate home phone. One of…

Apple iPhone 7 & 7 Plus Announced: Water Resistant, No Headphone Socket, Dual Camera (on plus)
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Apple iPhone 7 & 7 Plus Announced: Water Resistant, No Headphone Socket, Dual Camera (on plus)

Apple has released the next generation of the iPhone at its annual event in San Francisco today, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. As rumoured, the new iPhones are aesthetically similar to the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. CPU, Battery & Storage As usual with phones, you get the latest processor and (claimed) improved…

Varidesk Pro Plus 36 Standing Desk Review
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Varidesk Pro Plus 36 Standing Desk Review

Standing desks have seen a huge growth in popularity over the past 5 years or so as people are becoming more health conscious and realising how bad sitting down for long periods of time is for us. I have personally been very interested in standing desks since getting fit myself. The problem with them is…

Choetech Bicycle Mobile Phone Mount Review
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Choetech Bicycle Mobile Phone Mount Review

As a reasonably keen cyclist, it is always difficult working out what to do with my mobile phone. When riding on cycle paths/trails I normally listen to my music and have Runkeeper/Endomodo/Strava on for notifications. During the colder months, it is not so bad as I just put it on the inside of my jacket….