Tag: Review

  • HP Spectre x360 13″ OLED review

    HP Spectre x360 13″ OLED review

    Almost perfect for me, just a couple of minor compromises I bought this convertible laptop after my previous purchase of a Dell XPS 13 9350 died and had to be returned to the manufacturer. This laptop had the slight compromise of no USB type-C port, and only 8GB of RAM, rather than 16, but had […]

  • The Holidog ‘Happy Box’; free automatic renewals and poor customer care come as standard

    Holidog have been streaming a torrent of direct marketing towards me since I registered with the site a couple of years ago just to get a feel for the service.  These emails continue sometimes daily despite me having never used the site either as a pet sitter, or for pet sitting services.  However, when they […]

  • Dell XPS 13 9350 Review

    Dell XPS 13 9350 Review

    A noisy machine that will mutate into an expensive paperweight I’m very sad to report that my Dell XPS 13 9350, with core-i7 CPU, 16GB of RAM and 512GB SSD has had to be returned to the manufacturer (at their insistence, I’d rather have had it fixed under the warranty I bought with it). Most […]

  • I’ve been libelled by Amazon… 🙁

    I’ve been libelled by Amazon…    :(

    So, I’ve been a loyal customer of Amazon for at least 11 years (the earliest email I can find is from 2004, and that was for a return), and I’ve been writing numerous and regular reviews for products sold on amazon.co.uk over the past six months or so, as you may have seen on this […]

  • VicTop 3.5mm FM Transmitter Review

    VicTop 3.5mm FM Transmitter Review

    This review appears in its original form here, and is for this product listing. Neat little design, still good if you use a case! This item arrived in a nicely designed, solid cardboard, printed protective box. The box opened nicely to show a well laid out interior, with the transmitter protected in a plastic packet, […]