Jabra Rox, Plantronics Backbeat FIT, and a Sony camera bargain

Jabra Rox, Plantronics Backbeat FIT, and a Sony camera bargain

Jul 7, 2014

And Geoff! Yes, our intrepid traveler is back from Europe, driving Ferraris under the Eiffel Tower, and eating baguettes by the Arc de Triomphe. And where he took a new Sony camera for a bit of a run. And speaking of running, I’ve been running with the new Jabra Rox and the Plantronics Backbeat FIT earphones. Both of these serve a similar market, being...

Foodologists, flavourologists, and the chef.

Foodologists, flavourologists, and the chef.

Jun 23, 2014

This week De De Cup went along to see how Cadbury can predict, using a Facebook app, what your chocolate preferences might be. And then we look at Sony’s newest soundbar, the HT-CT370.This is a compact unit with a wireless sub-woofer, and a very rich sound. Settle down with your favourite music streaming device, grab some chocolates, and munch on this...

Seagate Fast Backup and Logitech X100 Bluetooth Speaker

Seagate Fast Backup and Logitech X100 Bluetooth Speaker

Jun 15, 2014

In this week’s show, we review the Logitech X100, a tiny but quite nice bluetooth speaker system, we take another look at Jawbone’s UP24, and we look at Seagate’s Fast Backup series of backup drives. Musically, we observe the recent passing of Master’s Apprentices front man, Jim Keays, as well as Errol Garner’s birthday. All that,...

Motorola Concept Car For Police

Motorola Concept Car For Police

Jun 8, 2014

I recently had the opportunity to see Motorola’s new concept car for the Police. This vehicle incorporates and combines a number of different technologies, such as video, audio, and wearable computing, within the one unified interface, and as well as see the vehicle, I was able to spend some time with Motorola’s Stephen Crutchfield and learn, first...

Drink with your ears – the Denon Soundbar

Drink with your ears – the Denon Soundbar

Jun 1, 2014

In this week’s show we take a look at why Australian jobseekers don’t include their photos in their resumes, and then we talk about the Denon DHT-S514 Sound Bar, which is one way to get high quality sound from your tv. We also have a look at the latest news, and finally, we talk about how the Aussie traveler can find a decent cup of coffee in the...

Superphone Shoot-out

Superphone Shoot-out

May 25, 2014

Over the last couple of months some new phones have been released by a few of the major manufacturers. From Sony we have the Xperia T2, from Samsung there’s the new Galaxy S5, while HTC have brought their One M8 into the market. We’ve had a look at each of these phones, and we are pleased to report that they can make phone calls. But what else can...