Of Thunderbolt 3, USB Type-C and DisplayPort

    Thunderbolt 3 and USB Type-C are a complete and total minefield! I keep bumping up against this topic, and realised it's a big enough, complex enough rabbit hole to warrant its own post. So… Read more

    Skateboarding at 30: Starting Cheap

    For a few years now I've considered taking up skateboarding. Not to be professional, or even particularly adept, but just to be good enough to get around and perform a few simple tricks. I'm… Read more

    OWC USB-C Dock

    The desktop is dead, but the need to work at a desk, with a proper chair, good posture, a mouse, keyboard and plenty of screen real-estate most definitely isn't. While traditional… Read more

  • Plugable USB Type-C Memory Card Reader Reviewed

    It's been a while since I last covered a USB-C peripheral, but true to my determination to try as many as I can get my hands on, I'm back with more. Today it's the lean, mean and green… Read more

  • WDLabs PiDrive Node Zero

    The PiDrive Node Zero packs 314GB of storage, a Pi Zero and a two-port USB hub into one compact package. I'd be the first to call out the Raspberry Pi, and more so the Pi Zero, as being… Read more

  • Razer Kraken Pro V2

    The chunky Kraken Pro V2 aren't the sort of headphones I'd normally consider, but in all-black the subtle branding, solid construction and surprisingly comfortable fit have won me over. I… Read more

    StarTech USB-C Multi-card Reader

    My quest for the perfect USB-C multi-card reader continues, and this time I'm looking at the exhaustively named USB 3.0 Flash Memory Multi-Card Reader and Writer with USB-C -SD, microSD,… Read more

    The Intel NUC: One Year As A Workstation

    I had a typical man-flu start to 2016. After coming back from Christmas break I was hit with an almighty cold or virus or something. It happens. When I recovered I was greeted by one of those… Read more

    SteelSeries Siberia 350 Video Review

    I took a look at the SteelSeries Siberia 350 headphones some 7 months ago. It seems almost unbelievable that so much time has passed since then, and I'm genuinely a little surprised. I was… Read more

    StarTech Thunderbolt 3 to Dual DisplayPort Adapter Review

    As I go deeper and deeper down the USB-C and ThunderBolt 3 rabbit-hole, I'm finding the opportunity to test gradually more elaborate products. With quite a few Thunderbolt 3 docks (by far my… Read more