Richard Sharp

Richard Sharp is the founder of gadgetsandgizmos.org. He loves technology, gadgets (comes with the territory) and social media. You'll find him writing features, attending events and playing with cool tech. Life's good.

If you still scribble little messages for yourself on post it notes then it is time to get with the times and check out digital memos. Digital memos are like electronic post it notes only without the dog hairs which always seem to get stuck on the adhesive strip at the back. The latest one to enter the market is called Keep and it is from Google. What Keep allows you to...

Gear4 has grown massively over the past few years; both in stature and the variety of products they offer. They’ve sent their latest StreetParty 5 speaker dock for the iPhone 5 for us to review, but will it live up to the already established HouseParty and StreetParty 4 docks?   What you get   – 1 x StreetParty Dock – 1 X power adapter –...

Washing and drying your hands has traditionally been a rather mundane, perhaps even dull, task. Part of the blame for this is down to the fact that few, if any gadgets, are involved in the process. Well, that is about to change, thanks to Dyson. The British firm has revealed to the world a sleek high speed hand dryer which also offers hot and cold water. It is called the...

Seasonal Affective Disorder, AKA SAD, is a medical condition suffered during times of shortened daylight hours. As the UK has a long, dreary winter it affects a higher percentage of the population than other countries. The NHS Choices website pins this number at roughly 2 million people, or 3.5% of the country. So how can it be treated? There’s no conclusive line of...

Some people will tell you that 3D printing is going to be huge in the future and they might very well be right. This technology could be used in the coming years to produce all sorts of things, from cars to false teeth and could revolutionise the industrial process forever. However, for the moment we are happy enough with the idea of printing off our own phone. Ok, so...

We love a good contest, especially when it involves some top spec headphones. Who doesn’t love listening to music after all! These Auna Bluetooth...

The recent weather has been a real downer but has at least provided great conversation material (it’s kind of our thing in Britain). It has also provided ample opportunity to test drive some new winter technology and over the past three weeks we’ve looked at touchscreen gloves. We’ve been to Iceland and back in the meantime too, narrowing down two of...

We’ve been challenged to some awesome things in the past. One of the most memorable has to be testing some Panasonic cameras to destruction at Go...

You may have read that i’m currently on a bit of a fitness drive and have enlisted a variety of useful gizmos to make it just a little easier. This week I started using the Fitbit One, a wireless activity and sleep tracker to automatically log your steps, stairs climbed, calories burnt and even your sleep patterns! Although this is super exciting for me, it’s...

So you’ve managed to get your mitts on an Apple iPhone 5 and your primary concern is keeping it looking good, whilst maintaining that cool factor. You want to show it off, right? We’ve got five of the latest cases that will help you do just that. Griffin’s Reveal Case – 1mm Clear Protection with a splash of colour Traditional bumper cases are great...