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<b>Plantronics Backbeat earphones:</b> Intuitive.

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Wireless running headphones put to the test.


<b>Anker</b>: quick charger.

TECH KNOW: Top tech for overseas travelling tested

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<b>Belkin NetCam HD</b>: wall-hanger

Which smart home security camera will best keep an eye on things while you're not home?

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<b>LG OLED</b>: details

TECH KNOW: Top shelf televisions put to the test

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<b>Glimmer Gear body belt</b>: Easy to wear.

For safety on your bike or out running, swap fluoro for flashing lights.

Cheap and cheerful

<b>Acer Aspire: </b> Lighter.

These budget Chromebooks are easy on the pocket and surprisingly versatile.

TechKnow: Cloud backups to the rescue

CrashPlan cloud storage is free if you want to backup files across the internet to a friend's computer and vice versa.

Backing up family photos to a USB stick or network drive isn't going to save the day if your home is struck by fire or flood, which is why you should keep an "offsite" backup in the cloud.

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Copper Bamix: nice colour, good feel.

From brownies to almond milk, how do these top stick mixers stand up to the challenge?