gadgets
Valve’s Steam Link is on Sale for a Ridiculously Low Price

Do you remember Valve's Steam Link? It's a little box you plug into your TV, letting you stream your PC games to the big screen in 1080p 60FPS with zero lag. Or at least it will in an ideal situation. Well if you don't have one you might want to take advantage of the fact Valve put it on sale. Read More >>

shopping
BANG! And Your Money’s Gone: Cillit Bang and More Brands Launch Amazon Dash Buttons

HI I'M BARRY SCOTT, AND I'M HERE TO INTRODUCE THE NEW CILLIT BANG AMAZON DASH BUTTON. LOOK! THE TOUGHEST BANK BALANCES ARE NO MATCH FOR ITS SUPREME SHOPPING POWER. Read More >>

cars
John Lewis is Ditching Sat Navs, Because Everyone Just Uses Their Phones Now

There are lots of gadgets the smartphone has usurped over the past decade, including the video camera, the watch, the torch, and so on. You can add another gizmo to that list, though, because John Lewis has announced its going to stop selling dedicated sat nav systems. You know, because everyone uses apps for that now. Read More >>

shopping
Poundland Has Launched a Brand New Range of £1 Sex Toys

When you're out shopping you tend to have a list of stuff you need. Milk, bread, fruit and veg, stuff like that. Well Poundland is hoping to sell you something a little bit different the next time you pop in to buy some dirty cheap produce. The discount chain has just launched its own range of sex toys, and before you ask yes they are all £1 each. Oh and there's herbal Viagra as well. Read More >>

biometrics
Costcutter Trials Vein-Reading Biometric Payment System

You might soon be able to pay by scanning some sort of veiny part of your body in at the supermarket till, with a trial backed by supermarket chain Costcutter using a bizarre gadget known as Fingopay to scan the veins of a... finger. Other body parts TBA. Read More >>

amazon
Amazon’s New Fire HD 10 is Available to Preorder Now

The latest model of Amazon's Fire HD 10 is now available to pre-order. The HD 10 is the biggest tablet of the popular Fire range, and this newest model boasts a faster processor and a longer battery life than its predecessors. Read More >>

retail
Toys R Us Files For Bankruptcy in the US – But Your UK Toy Shopping is Safe For Now

After recently announcing it was struggling, the toy retailer giant Toys R Us has filed for bankruptcy in the US. Read More >>

shopping
John Lewis Launches In-Store Sleepovers to Test the Beds

If you're in the place in life where you shop at John Lewis -- congratulations. The process is about to get a lot easier too, as the chain has launched a series of in-store apartments where you can literally live the John Lewis dream. Read More >>

startups
Silicon Valley’s ‘Bodega’ of the Future is a Vending Machine

Two former Google employees see your beloved local bodega and raise you a glorified vending machine. In typical Silicon Valley fashion, tech bros are capitalising on the charm of your community mom-and-pop convenience store, aiming to put them out of business while co-opting their name. Read More >>

brexit
Thanks to Brexit, John Lewis’ Profits Are Down By Half

Oh dear; things aren't looking too good for the high street department store. John Lewis has revealed that its profits for the first half of the year have fell by 53.3 per cent. Read More >>

shopping
The Best Christmas Film of All Time is Being Turned Into a Must-Have Children’s Book

It’s unfortunate that Die Hard, the best Christmas movie of all time, isn’t really a film you can watch with your kids. But this year, instead of suffering through Elf once again, you can spend some quality time with your PG-rated family members by reading a new holiday children’s book based on the adventures of John McClane. Read More >>

amazon
Why Would Amazon Buy Whole Foods?

What do you do if you have a spare $13.7bn? Umm, if you’re Amazon the answer is apparently buy a supermarket. As the retail giant has today announced it is splashing out and buying the American chain Whole Foods. Read More >>

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Amazon Top-Up Lets You Avoid Credit Cards Without Having to Buy a Billion Gift Cards First

If you want to shop with Amazon, you either need to hand over your credit card details or resort to buying dozens of gift cards to keep your balance in the black. But what if I told you there's another way? Amazon just launched something called Amazon Top-Up, and it works in exactly the same way as topping up a pay-as-you-go phone. Read More >>

phones
Galaxy Note 8 Pre-Orders Are Now Open, Here’s Where You Can Get One

In case you somehow hadn't noticed, Samsung revealed its Galaxy Note 8 phablet this afternoon. It's a nice looking phone with a hefty price tag attached, but if you simply must have one here are all the places that are accepting pre-orders right now - or will be in the very near future. Read More >>

shopping
Amazon’s Temporarily Discounted The Echo

If you've always wanted an Amazon Echo, but couldn't never be doing with the hefty £150 price tag, you're in luck. Amazon just knocked £50 off the RRP, but it won't be staying that way forever. Read More >>