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Best Tech from CES 2017

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The recent Consumer Electronics Show is always of great interest to people who love new gadgets. And they sure weren’t disappointed with what was on offer for 2017. While these new technical ‘aids’ probably leave the older generation scratching their heads in confused wonderment, geeks and current generation tech lovers would have gone into paroxysms… Keep Reading

Cool Tech From IFA 2016

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The IFA Trade Show was held in Berlin this year, and as usual, this annual exhibition of global innovations in home appliances did not disappoint. Among some of the most impressive inventions to be displayed this year was the latest range of domestic washers and dryers. As some of the most used appliances in our… Keep Reading

Electrical Product Recalls – Are You At Risk?

Electrical Product Recalls

An increase in the rate of electrical product recalls this previous year has highlighted the serious need for consumers to stay on top of potential dangers in their home. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has released results from the 2015 – 2016 report which show some serious concerns for the quality of electrical… Keep Reading

Google Home and Smart Homes of the Future

Google Home Automation

With ‘smart homes’ being a hot topic in 2016, it makes sense that Google would throw its hat into the ring for the next must-have home automation device. Google Home is the company’s response to the now widely popular Amazon Echo, a wireless speaker which allows you to control certain functions at home with simple… Keep Reading

Are Devices On Standby Power Costing You Money?

Costs For Devices On Standby Power

These days we can’t seem to live without being ‘connected’ 24-7. Smartphones, tablets, and laptops feature largely in our lives, and even at night-time they often sit by our side running idly in the background. With advances in internet technology, smart devices, and the Internet of Things (IOT), there are no signs of this slowing… Keep Reading