Travelling with Tech: Knomo Harpsden Backpack Review

    I've been a backseat fan of Knomo ever since I tested their Saxby and Bungo messenger bags. I love their combination of clean, business-like exterior finish with sometimes playful, vibrant… Read more

    StarTech Mini DisplayPort to Dual DisplayPort MST Hub

    Finally, dual 2560x1440 displays on my Razer Blade, without resorting to forcing the HDMI connection into a resolution it really doesn't want to support. In the process of testing the OWC… Read more

    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