Honor Play Review

Despite being a bit of a smartphone nerd and regularly researching the latest releases, the last time I changed my phone was 2-and-a-half years ago when I purchased the OnePlus 3. I’ve always preferred stock (or at least near stock) Android, so I’ve stepped a little outside my comfort zone here by buying the latest release from Huawei’s sub-brand Honor:…

Posted: October 7th, 2018
Categories: mobile, reviews, tech, life

Let’s Talk Accessibility

Accessibility has become a bit more of a buzzword lately, and that’s a good thing; this renewed focus on ensuring digital products and services are accessible benefits everyone. Thankfully designing and coding an accessible digital application is easy, as long as you approach it in the right way. So let’s talk about how.

“But isn’t accessibility just for disabled people?”…

Posted: March 30th, 2018
Categories: web, design, code, tech

Budget Gaming Rig Still Going Strong

This time last year I built a budget-but-powerful gaming rig. Lately however, I keep thinking that I should improve it. I keep looking at nvidia’s new series of graphics cards, and at more powerful processors… so I’m writing this article to remind myself why my gaming rig is still perfectly good as it is, and why I don’t need to…

Posted: October 2nd, 2016
Categories: tech, video games, life

OnePlus 3 Review

Chinese startup OnePlus has really made a name for itself over the past couple of years. The OnePlus One set the bar very high, as it took everyone by surprise by offering flagship specs in a phone that cost so little. They also quickly became known for their dreaded invite-only system, which was a good way to manage demand so…

Posted: June 18th, 2016
Categories: mobile, reviews, tech

Smartphones Galore

In the past couple of years, phone manufacturers have been more readily toying with the idea of creating affordable smartphones. This used to mean that some fairly major compromises had to be made, but every now and again, a company proves that that no longer has to be the case.

This newly emerging trend of affordable high-end devices was started,…

Posted: August 26th, 2015
Categories: web, mobile, tech