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2o12L Ham Radio Station

Amateur radio station for the London Olympics
3D Tech We compare the 3D technologies
3D Glasses

4G Freeview Interference

4G vs Freeview

4G will offer faster mobile surfing, but at the cost of some viewer's Freeview service.
TV Interference
Amateur Radio Part of our interview with the chairman of the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society
Shortwave Radio
Amateur Radio Training Pur Kelly attends a ham radio training course
Shortwave Radio
Amazon Kindle Our first look at this ebook reader in our October 2009 show
Amazon Kindle
Amodo Mio Lavazza Coffee Machine Reviewed in Jan 2010 Update
Amodo Mio Machine
Android Cloud TV Dongle Our look at a dongle that makes your TV smart
Apple TV Review The second-generation Apple TV
Apple TV
Backing Up Your Data The focus of our January 2010 show, show 47
Big Trak The classic 80's retro kids robot
Big Trak
BioVault Storage Fingerprint Portable data storage
BioVault Card
Blackberry Playbook After a drop in price and OS2, is this a winner?
Blackberry Playbook
British Gas Remote Heating Control Take control of your boiler from your smartphone
British Gas Logo
British Gas Smart Homes Smart Meters, Home Security, Heating Control and Electric Cars
British Gas Logo
BT Home Hub 3 Our first look at BT's updated Hub 3
BT Home Hub 3
BT Openzone Featured in our wi-fi Hotspots Focus in Show 46
BT Openzone
BT SmartTalk Review of BT's smartphone app
BT Vision Review Our look at BT's digital TV service
BT Vision box
Broadband Help and Advice Guidance on getting stable broadband, from Show 41
Broadband Providers How to find a good Broadband Provider, and how to switch, from Show 58


A look back at classic tech from the past

Catch Up TV

TV shows you've missed from BBC, ITV, C4 and Five
TV Remote Image
Christmas Gadgets Ideas for gadgets for the 2011 festive season
Generic Technology


Chubby Desktop Chum from Show 46
Cookie Catcher Emergency Tea Dunking Kit from Show 72
Cookie Catcher Live Show Out and about at the Dabs gadget show in London Live
Digital Economy Act Discussion of the new UK media law in Show 51
Digital Economy

Destination Star Trek

How to get white writing on a black eBook reader screen
Dragon's Den A look behind the scenes of the Den

eBooks White Writing

Our look at this top Star Trek Convention
Echobox from Asheridge An alternative to wi-fi, using TV aerial cable for Broadband
Echostar Interview We talk to Echostar about Freeview PVRs and Slingbox
EnigmaTAG Invisible protection for your gadgets
Facebook Graph Search A look at Facebook's approach to searching

Field Challenge

How to get mains power and Internet in a field

Fitbug "First Look" &
Fitbug Review

Get yourself in shape with this high-tech solution
The Fitbug
Fitness Products Our look at wireless fitness accessories, from Show 72
Fitbit Ultra
FM Radio Switchoff The end of the line for FM radio?
FM Radio
Freeview iPhone app Free Freeview TV listings on your iPhone
Freeview HD iPhone App icon

Gadget Show Live 2013

Gadget Show Live Xmas 2012 Review

Gadget Show Live Xmas 2012 Preview

Gadget Show Live 2012

Gadget Show Live 2011

Our reports from Gadget Show Live in Birmingham and London over the years

Gadgets / Festive Gadgets

Our round-up of some of our top tech
Generic Technology


Out and About with the global high-tech treasure hunt

Get more from your digital photos

Software and accessories, including the Eye-Fi card
Eye-fi camera card

Get more from your TV

Boxes you can connect to get a better viewing experience
Packard Bell iMax Mini

GPS Locators and trackers

As reviewed in Show 43
GPS Locator
Google Android Our look at the T-Mobile Google G1 Android phone
Google G1
HD Questions Two common HD questions addressed
HD Logo

Health Check Tech

Hands on with some fitness products
House of 2027 We look at a report showing what 2027 might look like
Humax HD Fox T2 The first Freeview HD receiver on the market
Humax HD Fox T2
Ideal Home Show 2012 Our report on the Ideal Home Show 2012 at Earls Court
Internet Filter Bubble Our discussion about how online filters blinker us
Internet Insight Session Our report on the PlusNet Insight Session (Nov 2011)
iOS6 Apple Update Discussion of the iOS6 update announced in June 2012
IPv6 and the Internet Changes to the Internet as we move to IPv6
iPhone 4S / Siri Our look at the iPhone 4S and the Siri virtual assistant
iPhone 4
iPhone AntennaGate Those pesky iPhone 4 reception problems
iPhone 4
Kindle eBook Reader Amazon's first UK Electronic Book Reader
Kindle UK from Amazon
iPhone Sat Navs A roundup of the iPhone Sat Nav apps from Show 43
iPhone Sat Nav

Local Digital Radio

How will the digital radio switchover affect local radio?

Local TV

Details of the UK's new local TV stations

London Film & Comic Con

A look at this massive sci-fi convention
LV18 Light Vessel Our experiences on the LV18 Light Vessel in Essex

Marconi Legacy

Extract of our interview with Tim Wander
MiFi transmitter Handheld wi-fi base station reviewed in Show 44
MiFi Transmitter
Mobile Internet Our look at how to get a mobile broadband connection
USB Dongle
MP3 Player Add-ons How to get more from your MP3 player
MP3 Player
Nintendo 3DS /
3DS Update
Three dimensional handheld gaming
Nintendo 3DS
Netflix A first look at the UK offering from the US video service, as featured in Show 72
Netflix Logo
Nextorch A powerful USB programmable torch
o2 Joggler Intelligent picture frame reviewed in Show 41
o2 Joggler
OnLive Gaming The future of gaming is cloud computing. Discussed in Show 68

Phoenix FM Interview

Pete gets interviewed on this community radio station


Photo sharing meets social networking
Playon! Streamers From our Gadget Show Live 2010 Special
Playon from AC Ryan
Plusnet Interview We catch up with the boss of broadband provider Plusnet
Power Reserve Strap Portable power supply devices
Power Strap
Printers and Printing Our thoughts on printing and cost-saving
Project Canvas On demand telly service due in 2011, to be known as YouView
Set Top Box
Pulse Smartpen An amazing text and sound grabbing pen
Pulse Pen
PsiXpda Computer Pocket-sized Windows XP computer

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Interview

Our first look at the $35 Linux computer, plus our interview with RS Components
Realtek Radio & TV USB A look at the Realtek RTL2832 radio and TV USB dongle
Red Laser iPhone barcode scanning from our October 2009 show
Red laser
Review of 2010 Our look at the TV and Tech news from 2010
Generic Technology
Review of 2011 Our look at the TV and Tech news from 2011
Generic Technology
Review of 2012 Our look at the TV and Tech news from 2012
Generic Technology
Revo Digital Radios Review of Ikon, Heritage and Domino radios
Revo Ikon Radio
RoadPixel A look at in-car journey cameras

Scanner Listening Laws

A look at the Wireless Telegrahy Act

Sentient Wireless Security

Wireless home security camera and monitor
Social Collaboration Share your knowledge with these cool apps
Siri - Virtual Assistant Speech recognition software for the iPhone 4S
iPhone 4
Sky Anytime+ Sky's TV-over-Internet service previewed
Sky Anytime
Smart watches Smart watches, including the snazzy Pebble watch

Soladapt Touchscreen

Convert your existing monitor to a touchscreen
Sport on TV Your options for the cheapest and best Sky Sport
Sky Sports Logo
SpyCam Keyring Capture video, audio and images
Spy keyring
Streaming Your Media Video, audio and images streamed around your home
Set Top Box
Subscription-free TV How to watch free TV, from Show 44
TV icon
Tablet Computers Explored We put the iPad and the Galaxy Tab head-to-head
Tablet Computing
They all use Macs in the US The claim of one presenter in our Jan 2010 update
TomTom Go 1000 Hands-on with the new TomTom Go Live
TomTom 1000

Triax Tri-Link Review

All-in-one home TV distribution
Triax Tri-link

TV in other rooms

How to get telly into a second room - Show 44
Co-ax plug
TomTom Start Entry-level Sat Nav from our October 2009 show
TomTom Start
Toy Fair 2013 Transcripts of four interviews from Toy Fair 2013: Apptoyz ; RoboFish ; Tosy DiscoRobo and vtech
TV Listings The ways to choose your TV shows, from Show 45
TV Mags
View Quest Wi-Fi Radio The smallest Internet radio on the market?
View Quest Radio
VistaQuest Digital Camera A use-once disposable digital camera dissected
Walk With Me Nintendo DS Fitness from Show 41
Walk With Me
Walkie-Talkies Hands-on with PMR radios in Show 51
Watches reviewed Mobile phone and GPS watches in Show 43
SWAP Watch
WD HD TV Player Nifty gadget for playing back USB files in HD
Weather Stations Home forecasting from Show 48
Weather Station
Wi-Fi Help Getting more from wi-fi - Show 40
Wi-fi router
Wireless Hotspots Getting connected on the move - Show 46
WOWee Speakers High-powered pocket audio speakers

X-Pro Tools Spirit Level

Ingenious spirit levels

Yale Digital Lock

We try out this new secure door entry system

YouView from BT

We talk to BT about their new digital TV service


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