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    The best TVs of IFA 2016

    by  • September 7, 2016 • Whats New • 0 Comments

    LG OLED TV TUNNEL | BEST TVS IFA 2016 | girlabouttech.comI couldn’t tell you exactly how many TVs there were at IFA this year. I’m not even going to hazard a guess  – although I do know there were 216 alone in the magical OLED tunnel that served as the entrance to LG’s stand.

    Instead, I’m going to show you which sets rocked my world, in no particular order.

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    Secrets from the Great British Bake Off tent

    by  • August 23, 2016 • Whats New • 0 Comments

    The Great British Bake Off 2016 | girlabouttech.com©BBC

    One more sleep and it’s the return of The Great British Bake Off. I’ve got a soggy bottom just thinking about it. And who wouldn’t want to be a fly on the canvas of the GBBO tent?

    I’d love to know if Paul really stands alone at the back dancing to the Nolan sisters, as was once suggested by Mel & Sue…

    Anyway, as an Access All Areas pass wasn’t available, I did the next best thing and tracked down series three winner John Whaite.

    He was happy to spill the baking beans on what really goes on under that hallowed tarpaulin. Thanks John!

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    Poor reception? Answer your mobile calls on the BT Halo home phone

    by  • August 5, 2016 • Whats New • 1 Comment

    BT Halo home phone | girlabouttech.comMoving out of London has its merits – no Tube, tourists, or urban foxes, and house prices that have allowed me to swap my one-bed shoebox for a relatively palatial three-bedroom semi. But it also has its downsides, namely I can’t order pizza at 1am, or just ‘nip out’ to a museum/show/gig, and I have measly mobile reception. Sad times.

    However, the BT Halo is hoping to help me out. This swanky new home phone connects to any smartphone via Bluetooth, and if a call comes through on said mobile, you can answer it through the Halo handset at no extra charge.

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    Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – 10 good reasons to buy one

    by  • August 2, 2016 • Whats New • 1 Comment

    Galaxy Note 7 waterproof | Samsung | girlabouttech.comAnnounced today, Samsung’s hi-tech scribble pad, the Galaxy Note 7, is rumoured to be its most expensive handset to date.

    But it’s also it’s coolest. So cool, in fact, that Samsung has jumped from the Note 5 to the Note 7 without even bothering to make a Note 6. BECAUSE IT CAN.

    I was lucky enough to get hands on with the device last week, and here are my 10 good reasons why this is one fab phablet. Jason Donovan, eat your heart out…

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