January 28, 2011  4:28 PM

Evolutionary theory

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Gadget, smartphone, Social networking

Downtime does think that it's a good thing that the great unwashed of the UK are going potty about technology at last. After years of being dismissed as geeks and techies, IT folk can now hold their heads above the laptop screen with pride. But we do worry that maybe the technology love-in is...

July 13, 2010  5:02 PM

Get your motormouse running

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Gadget, Mouse, Wireless

Downtime has often wondered what is the best seller out of all the apparently pointless items in the executive toys section of in-flight duty-free shopping brochures.

(Yes, we know, this makes us rather sad. But we can't afford an iPad to keep us otherwise occupied on long and boring...

September 3, 2009  2:20 PM

Japanese are barking

KarlFl40 Profile: KarlFl40
Dogs, Gadget, japan

A Japanese company has invented a gadget that can translate a dog's bark into human words. Apparently the Bowlingual Voice device will go on sale for £129 in Japan from next month. We can't wait for the UK version. You don't really need to translate what attack dogs talking to their...

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