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The Top 15 3D Blu-rays for Christmas

Stuart O'Connor 3D TV, Blu-ray, Christmas Gift Guides, Movies, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

3D films have been around since the advent of film itself. But it's only in the past decade or so that the techhnology has got good enough to make it a truly enjoyable cinema experience (despite the silly glasses). It's probably fair to say that 3D finally seems to be losing its "nothing…

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The Top 12 DVD/Blu-ray Box Sets for Christmas

Stuart O'Connor Blu-ray, Christmas Gift Guides, DVD, TV, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

If you have a film or TV buff in your life, then buying them a perfect Christmas gift is a no-brainer. Here are 10 of the best Blu-ray and DVD box sets available this Christmas ... The Steven Spielberg Director’s Collection (Blu-ray; £47.60 at Amazon) Eight memorable films from one…

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Netflix vs Amazon … who’s best for Christmas films?

Stuart O'Connor Amazon, Broadband, Christmas Gift Guides, HDTV, Home cinema, Internet, Movies, Netflix Leave a Comment

If you're a serious film buff, you probably own your favourite Christmas movies on Blu-ray (my collection includes It's a Wonderful Life, Scrooged and Die Hard). But if you are like most people, you probably rely on the streaming services to give you your annual dose of Christmas cheer. So which service here…

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Top 10 Gadget Christmas Gifts for Her

Stuart O'Connor Apparel, Cameras, Christmas Gift Guides, Digital Music, Gadgets, Gaming, Headphones / Earphones, Home audio, Mobile phones, music, Nintendo, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Tablet, Top tens, Wearables, Wii U Leave a Comment

As Christmas continues to hurtle toward us, it's time to think about what to buy for the lady in your life. Forget the old reliable standby of pyjamas or a handbag - what your wife/girlfriend/daughter/mother/sister/aunty/secret lover really wants (and needs) is the latest gadget to make her day-to-day life that little bit easier…

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10 Great Christmas Apps for iPhone

Stuart O'Connor Apple, BBC, Christmas Gift Guides, Gadgets, iPhone, iPhone apps 1 Comment

Here are 10 iPhone apps that are sure to get you into the Christmas spirit... A Charlie Brown Christmas (£3.99) Charles Schultz's classic Christmas tale has a timeless quality, doesn't it?  Peter Robbins, the original voice of Charlie Brown, narrates the rebirth of the 1965 animated classic as an interactive…

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12 Apps to help you Survive the Christmas Season

Stuart O'Connor Amazon, Android, Android apps, Apps, Christmas Gift Guides, iPad, iPad apps, iPhone, iPhone apps, TV Leave a Comment

Christmas can be a stressful time for all of us, and it seems to arrive earlier every year. If it's not gifts to buy, it's family get-togethers to arrange, parties to attend, decorations to get up and a massive dinner to prepare. To help you get super-organised this year, here are 12 apps…

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The Top 10 PS3 Games for Christmas

Stuart O'Connor Christmas Gift Guides, Playstation 3, Sony, Video games Leave a Comment

The fact that we now have a lovely new next-generation console does not automatically mean its predecessor is obsolete. Far from it. Not everyone has jumped ship to the PS4, and Sony still supports the PlayStation 3. So with that in mind, here are 10 of the best games to give your PS3-playing…

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Top 10 Gadget Christmas Gifts for Him

Stuart O'Connor Amazon, Apple, Blu-ray, Christmas Gift Guides, Gadgets, Gaming, iPad, Microsoft, PlayStation 4, Samsung, Sony, TV, Wearables, Xbox One 2 Comments

As Christmas fast approaches (we'd tell you how many shopping days are left, but we don't want to terrify you) it's time to think about what to get the man in your life. Forget the old reliable standby of a tie, underwear or socks - what your husband/boyfriend/son/dad/brother/uncle/secret lover really wants (and needs)…

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