Gadgets and Gizmos is owned and operated by Shooting Star Media Ltd. A registered company based in Weston-Super-Mare, England. Shooting Star Media publish a number of online news-and-feature resources in the technology, sports and entertainment sectors.

Gadgets and gizmos was established in January 2007 and has quickly become one of the most popular sources for technology news on the internet.

In 2010 Gadgetsandgizmos.org was awarded the highly commended runners up award in the Computer Weekly Technology Awards 2010. Next year we hope we are lucky enough to be nominated again.

Since the sites launch the team has expanded to accomodate the growth of all things gadgets, this allows us to bring you the latest gadget news as it happens.  Gadgets and gizmos has been designed with its readers in mind, our aim is to provide fresh and useful information, news and reviews for a wide range of products.

Meet Our Team

Richard Sharp : Editor and Writer

Richard is the founder of gadgets and gizmos, he attended the University of the west of England and has been a technology journalist for over five years. These days he is an editor and staff writer for gadgets and gizmos and other Shooting Star Media sites, he is the main point of contact for new stories and reviews.

Richard has recently attended the 2011 Toy Fair, IFA in Berlin and various other technology press events.

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Kelly : Junior Editor

A professional writer with a degree in Psychology, Kelly proof reads and edits our writers posts to make sure they are the best they can be. She enjoys working with the team to coordinate news articles of interest for our readers.


Julius : Writer

Julius joined the Shooting Star Media LTD team in 2011. He graduated in 2008 with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and has worked as a writer for a number of PR firms and edited content for several tech sites, including Dell. He has an avid interest in gaming and music-related gadgets.


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Thomas Sharp : Writer

Thomas is our youngest writer as we like to keep things fresh, he is currently in the process of completing a computer science degree. He writes gadget news articles on a whole range of subjects but his speciality is gaming. He is passionate about technology and thinks tablet pc’s will play an even more prominent role in the future.

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Robert Bell: Writer

Robert is a writer who has been a fan of gadgets ever since he became the proud owner of a ZX Spectrum +2. He hasn’t lost any of his enthusiasm for new pieces of technology since then and is often to be found searching for news and updates on exciting new releases.

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David Gray : photographer and creative

David Gray is our photographer both in the field and in the office. He uses his trustee Canon digital SLR to bring depth and colour to our review and news stories. David has recently attended The Gadget Show Live, Toy Fair 2011, the Computer Weekly Blog Awards and is looking forward to the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona.

Paul :Writer

Paul is a contributor to gadgets and gizmos and you will see him on a regular (but not daily) basis writing on more specialised subjects such as renewable energy and other scientific subjects.

If you feel you could bring something new to our organisation please contact us with your credentials.

Please Contribute

Gadgets and gizmos offers its users the opportunity to contribute their views and comments easily and quickly. We welcome any comment on our news and consider this a feature that makes our site more useful to both ourselves and our users.  New articles will be posted on a daily basis so be sure to bookmark us, follow us on Facebook, Twitter or sign up to our free gadget newsletter.

We also provide in depth reviews and reports on gadgets that we have personally tried and tested. We examine the latest technology so you can make informed decisions on your future purchases. If you have a product that you would like us to review please feel free to contact us.

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