As readers will have noticed, I have gotten really into lifting over the last year or two. And along the way, I’ve acquired a few items that were a bit expensive. If I were smart, I would have asked for them as birthday or holiday gifts, but last year around this time I wasn’t quite sure what I would end up needing. So this is a gift guide for past me, who might also be you.
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If your Mum is into all things astronomy, do I have some great news for you.
There's plenty of time before Mother's Day rolls around on May 13 to get your hands on these perfect pressies for star-gazing mummas. Oh, and language warning: some of these gifts explain the science of space in a very adult way
My mum's hard to shop for before the holidays. A lot of parents are, I'm sure. But with mum, you get no clues beyond the classic, "Oh I have plenty of stuff." When pressed, she might offer, "I liked that candle you got me for my birthday that one time." Any other suggestions are met with the simple, "You know spending Christmas with you is all I ever really want." Same to you, Mum, but I'd also like to get you a nice gift!
Ever walked into one of those 'home cinema' showrooms? It's mad fun.
You wander in, sit on those custom leather chairs. Look up at that world class projector and the crisp audio. You imagine yourself kicking back after a long day at work. Ah, this is the life. You sip on a nice cold drink.
Then you look at the price tag and have coronary.
"So how can I do something kinda like this that doesn't cost $AU400,000?"
Uh, good question.
Staying fit and active doesn't mean that you need to leave your devices at home. In fact, they can make your time out in the wild even better.
We figured we aren't the only ones who feel this way. And with Christmas coming up, we thought we would offer up some great tech solutions for your loved ones who enjoy getting off the beaten track.
Vinyl records have made a huge resurgence in the past few years, with sales continuing to skyrocket year on year. Is it novelty? Nostalgia? The warm, crackling audio? Regardless, vinyl is back and it’s big. Whether you’re looking to ride the wave – or are already knee-deep in records – we’ve picked out five turntables that’ll help put you in a spin.
Versatility has become one of the most sought-after features in modern tech. People don't want to be carrying around several different devices when they could be carrying one.
This is why 2-in-1 laptops are becoming increasingly popular. Whether it's for business, travel or casual use -- you don't have to compromise anymore. You can have a powerful computer and tablet rolled into one device.
Of course, there are a lot of options out there. Here are ten of the best that you can pick up in time for Christmas.