Cordless cans: 12 wireless headphones on test

BackBeat FIT

Wireless headphones are a great way to listen to your music without the hassle of tangly cables. The TechLife team tests 12 of the latest over-, on- and in-ear models.

Must-have apps, September 2014

must have sept

Yo Platform: iOS Price: Free If there’s a particular vogue in social apps and networks at the moment, it’s minimalism: brutal minimalism, where the simplest and most limited use cases win out. The world’s biggest social network, Facebook, might be the opposite of this, with its everything-plus-the-kitchen-sink hodge podge collection of functionalities (status updates, photos,… Continue reading

Essential apps: Pocket

pocket copy

We’ve mentioned Pocket many a time here in passing in TechLife, but heck: it’s such a useful, time-saving and behaviour-altering web service – one that essentially defines ‘killer app’ in our minds – that we won’t rest until it’s found a place on everybody’s home screens! But seriously, folks, Pocket is inarguably one of our… Continue reading

Get back in the kitchen with these essential apps

kitchen apps

Whether you’re a master chef or just an enthusiastic learner, these apps will help you in the fine art of food preparation.

Win an Astro A40 Pro-Gaming headset worth $329


Thanks to Bluemouth Interactive, this month TechLife readers have the chance to win a neon-yellow Astro A40 Pro-Gaming headset including a bonus MixAmp Pro, worth a total of $329.

Lifetools: Use your smartphone to help land your dream job

Building Digital Tablets Horizontal

Olga Jevdic reveals the best digital tools to help you take your career to the next level.

The world of 3D printing materials


From chocolate to steel, concrete to gold, the number of 3D printing materials is rapidly expanding.

How to make the leap to a projector


Home theatres just aren’t home theatres without a projector. Here’s how to upgrade your home cinema experience.

Five mistakes you’re (probably) making with your wireless network


Here’s what not to do when setting up and using your network at home.

Amazon’s Kindle Voyage: Smooth sailing for Paperwhite successor

Kindle Voyage

Just when you thought your favourite gadgets couldn’t get much slimmer, Amazon has announced the Kindle Voyage, it’s thinnest e-reader to date.