Vauxhall and British Gas team up

British Gas and Vauxhall Ampera (which has just won car of the year) have teamed up to produce an electric vehicle with an enhanced ownership experience. In a nutshell British Gas has created a home charging solution which is said to significantly reduce Ampera’s (EV car) charge time, making it around a third faster, as it allows the Ampera to draw 16 amps of charge (compared with the regular six or ten amps normally available to householders.)

British Gas Smart meters

We all love using our favourite gadgets, be it consoles, computers or charging our iPads/Smartphones, but I don’t know about you but there is always a niggle at the back of my mind as to how much Electricity it’s costing me.

Plusnet to sponsor Celebrity Big Brother on Channel 5

Plusnet, the Sheffield-based broadband provider, has announced that it is to sponsor the new series of Celebrity Big Brother on Channel 5.Celebrity Big Brother returns on January 5th for a second run, and Plusnet will sponsor the three week run. Plusnet credits will appear on Celebrity Big Brother and CBB's Bit On The Side, with additional branding online and on short-form content at the official Facebook site, as well as on mobile and iPad.

Coming Soon: HTC Radar

HTC, the Taiwanese mobile phones manufacturer, has a new mobile phone coming out soon called the HTC Radar. Featuring the latest Windows Phone 7.5 operating system the HTC Radar was designed to help users keep in close contact to people and information that maters to them the most. In order to do this, HTC created their social-centric People Hub.

Blackberry Curve still as popular as ever

The Blackberry Curve has been one of the bigger success stories of the now world famous range of phones and, since its first incarnation was released in the middle of 2007, it has been one of the most popular entry level phones on the market. It has several features that make it stand out from its rivals and combine with the great hardware – including the famous QWERTY keyboard – that you would expect from a Blackberry handset to make a very accomplished phone.

Dialaphone Back At The Oche With Darts Partnership

Over the years, the mobile phone retail market has proved to be one of the most diverse and difficult audiences to satisfy. With people from all walks of life demanding different features on their phones, it can be very tricky to rely on one brand to provide what any given customer needs.

Touchscreen Smartphones Get Tactile

Haptics is the science of tactile feedback and it is leading the way forward in the development of tomorrow’s touchscreen mobile phones. As well as reacting to touch, the touch screens of the future will apply a range of sensations to the user to create a different kind of virtual reality.

Overcooked 2 Is Ready To Be Served

Overcooked 2 Is Ready To Be Served

Team17, in partnership with BAFTA award winning indie developer Ghost Town Games has announced that Overcooked 2 has launched Overcooked 2 brings all new kitchens, recipes and calamity to Xbox...

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HITACHI Launches Best Value Sound - Bar None!

HITACHI Launches Best Value Sound - Bar None!

Hitachi Europe has launched a value for money, high spec soundbar onto the UK market. The aluminium design AXS460BTU with wireless subwoofer is said to deliver high quality Dolby Audio and...

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Virtual Reality Demonstrations

Social Club VR Offers a Glimpse of the Future for Online Casinos

Not so long ago, virtual reality was the stuff of fantasy. But from its beginnings as a theoretical concept in philosophy to its later appearance in works of science fiction...

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The new Philips 436M6VBPAB is the world’s first display to achieve VESA’s DisplayHDR 1000 standard

The new Philips 436M6VBPAB is the world’s first display to achieve VESA’s DisplayHDR 1000 standard

MMD, the tech company and brand license partner for Philips monitors, announces its recently launched Philips 436M6VBPAB was confirmed by Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) as the first display to...

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Revealed: the UK hotspots for technology theft

Revealed: the UK hotspots for technology theft

In 2017, 95% of UK households owned a mobile phone meaning that alongside our laptops, tablets and smartphones, our technical devices are never far from reach. [1] But how often...

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AOC announces 144 Hz mainstream gaming monitor

AOC announces 144 Hz mainstream gaming monitor

Display specialist AOC has announced the G2590FX, a monitor that is said to deliver what most budget-conscious gamers are passionate about: a 24.5” TN panel with 1 ms response time...

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