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Reviews of books, games, PC hardware and software, and other assorted products and services.

Reviews

PC Specialist gaming desktop

photo: The Intel Core i5 Inside sticker on the front of the PC case.

A customised Intel Core i5 desktop PC capable of high performance gaming.

PC Hardware review

Category: PC Hardware

Reviewed: 2014

Kobo eReader Touch Edition

photo: The Kobo logo.

A thin, light device which lets you carry a large collection of digital books with you.

Book review

Category: Books

Reviewed: 2013

3M Ergonomic Mouse

photo: The 3M Ergonomic Mouse seen from the side.

A vertical mouse which removes the need to hold your wrist in an uncomfortable twisted pose.

PC Hardware review

Category: PC Hardware

Reviewed: 2013

York Fitness 20kg Black Cast Iron Dumbell Set

photo: One spinlock bar and six cast iron weight plates.

A dumbell set with two spinlock bars and a mix of cast iron weights that allow you to set the mass of each bar to between 1.5kg and 10kg.

Homeware review

Category: Homeware

Reviewed: 2013

SureFlap Microchip Cat Flap

photo: The SureFlap Microchip Cat Flap.

A selective cat flap which lets you keep neighbourhood cats out of your home.

Homeware review

Category: Homeware

Reviewed: 2013

59 Seconds by Professor Richard Wiseman

photo: A close-up of the front cover of the book 59 Seconds.

A book full of surprising advice and observations about human psychology.

Book review

Category: Books

Reviewed: 2013

Deus Ex: Human Revolution

screenshot: A large sculpture of a hand holds a bright projection of the whole world in its palm.

An action RPG which lets you decide how to reach your objectives.

Game review

Category: Games

Reviewed: 2012

Fellowes Powershred DS-1

graphic: The symbol from the user manual warning users not to dip their tie into the shredder.

A cross-cut shredder for personal use which can also shred credit cards.

Homeware review

Category: Homeware

Reviewed: 2011

Phoenix Datacare 2001k

photo: The keylock on the front of the fire safe.

A fire safe designed to protect media such as hard drives, backup tapes and photographic film.

Homeware review

Category: Homeware

Reviewed: 2011

Sid Meier's Civilization V

screenshot: The Giant Death Robot, a walking military monster, unleashes firepower against an unseen target.

A strategy game that blends diplomacy, technology and warfare across the ages.

Game review

Category: Games

Reviewed: 2011

FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7270

photo: The FRITZ!Box Fon WLAN 7270.

A networking and telephony communications hub for the home or small office.

PC Hardware review

Category: PC Hardware

Reviewed: 2011

The Wire: The Complete Series

photo: The Wire DVDs seasons one through five.

A DVD boxset of the five-series epic that explores crime, policing and politics in an American city.

Audio-visual review

Category: Audio-visual

Reviewed: 2010