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Sony WH-1000XM2 Noise-Canceling Headphones: A Real-World Review

In Sound by Dave Dean0 Comments

For two decades, I’ve travelled with earphones. Wired or wireless, cheap or mid-range, if I’ve listened to music on a plane or in a hostel, that’s what I’ve used. When my last pair broke in Borneo a couple of months ago, though, I decided to expand my horizons. I trawled forums and review sites for weeks, looking at models with …

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The Best Smartphones With Long Battery Life in 2018

In Phones by Dave Dean0 Comments

There’s nothing like a long travel day to turn your fancy smartphone into an expensive brick. As processors get faster and phones get thinner, finding a phone that even lasts a full day of exploring remains a challenge. Fortunately, if you’re sick of seeing the battery icon turn red by mid-afternoon, you do have a few options. Whether you’re on a …