Review : Ultimate Ears (UE) 4 and 4vi (iPhone version 4 vi)

I got a chance to spend a few days with the newly launched Ultimate Ears Super.Fi 4 vi, iPhone version of the also new 4.

I tested my retail version against the UE’s own Metro.Fi and Shure SE210 – see what I thought about these designed for iPhone Earphones……

Review : ACS / Elacin Custom Hearing Protection (ER9 ER15 ER25)

Tinnitus is not something you want and after one too many concerts I started to get the warning signs. My search for the best in Hearing Protection lead me to the Elacin ER range of Custom Fit Hearing Protectors. ER-9, ER-15, ER-25 all offer different attenuation levels.

Read what I thought about these and at £190 ($380), did they end my search?…..

How to: Build a file server…. and why you should….(Part 1)

Read the first part in my three part series about the joys of building and operating a stand alone file server for the home. In this first part I will be covering equipment selection and costs.

While I am recycling lots of hardware it is possible to achieve some good savings to build the machine you want ……