Tom Fogden is a writer for with a range of experience in the world of tech publishing. Tom covers everything from cybersecurity, to social media and website builders when he's not reviewing the latest phones, gadgets, or occasionally even technology books.


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Best Amazon Prime Day Fire Tablet Deals

Amazon Prime Day is THE day to grab a deal on an Amazon Fire tablet. While the Fire range of tablets is already super-cheap, you can pick up many of the models for almost half price — the new Fire 7, for example, costs just $29.99 on Prime Day, a $20 saving!

Website Builders

Shopify Pricing: How Much Does Shopify Cost?

We compare all the Shopify pricing plans to find out which flavor of the best ecommerce builder is right for you and your business. We compare all the features from the pricing plans, so you can work out which offers the best value and compare it to rival ecommerce builders.

Smart Devices

Amazon Echo Review (1st gen)

Amazon reckons that its Echo smart speaker will not only sound great, but will also make your life a lot easier. However, we're not completely sold on the Echo. We ran into problems with Alexa, and found the sound quality to be slightly empty.

Smart Devices

Best Sonos Speakers

Discover the best Sonos speaker for your home in 2019 — whether it's the voice-controlled Sonos One, the budget Play:1 or the powerhouse Play:5, we guide you through the best Sonos models to choose and explain what you'll get at each budget point.

Website Builders

GoDaddy Website Builder Review

GoDaddy has some nice features, but is too restrictive overall for us to recommend as highly as other services. GoDaddy is widely trusted as one of the biggest website builder and domain hosting companies in the world, but we feel Wix or Weebly are superior tools.


Motorola One Vision Review

The Motorola One Vison costs less than $400, but packs in a 48Mp rear camera and a large 6.3-inch 1080p display. But it has a number of unusual quirks, including a very tall screen and a large camera bump. So is it a bargain, or might just be a bit too unsual?

Smart Devices

Lenovo Smart Clock Review

The Lenovo Smart Clock does everything a regular alarm clock does, but can also control your smart home and play music. But does anyone actually need a smart alarm clock? And, if they do, can this smart alarm clock justify its $79.99 price tag when a Google Home Mini costs less?

Web Hosting

Best Web Hosting Providers 2019

We put the leading web hosting providers head-to-head in price, features, uptime, and more to find the best overall web hosting provider for 2019. Including InMotion, HostGator, GoDaddy, and more, we've left no stone untutned when it comes to web hosting.


Google Pixel 3a XL Review

The Google Pixel 3a XL is the search giant's new cheaper phone and it is, frankly, fantastic. It has an incredible camera, a strong display, and runs a clean version of Android. It is easily one of the best mid-range phones on sale.


Google Pixel 3a Review

The Google Pixel 3a has a flagship quality camera and a high-quality screen, but only costs $399. So what are you missing out on? We take an in-depth look at Google's newest phone to find out whether you really can have it all.