UE Megablast and Blast speakers are gaining Spotify voice controls

The Ultimate Ears Megablast and Blast speakers will soon offer support for Spotify voice controls, via the built-in Alexa assistant. The Logitech offshoot has announced four new features for the recently-released smart speakers, continuing the tradition of after-purchase improvements. The Wi-Fi and Bluetooth-enabled speakers are also adding compatibility with Spotify Connect, new speaker grouping options […]

The NFL is finally rewarding London with good International Series games in 2018

Five years of Jaguars’ “home” games pays off. For years, the American football fans in the UK have had to suffer through the regular season NFL games U.S. fans didn’t care about. The NFL London branch of the league’s International Series produced low-watt showdowns like Bears-Buccaneers, Rams-Cardinals, and a steady diet of the Jacksonville Jaguars […]

Ivan Mauger obituary | Sport

When speedway’s popularity as a spectator sport was eclipsed only by football, Ivan Mauger was its greatest star. In an era when the sport, and many of its participants, were a little rough round the edges, Mauger pioneered hitherto undreamed-of levels of professionalism on and off the track, which he allied to perfectionism in the […]

Fitbit Versa review

FITBIT unveiled its latest smartwatch, the Fitbit Versa, in March, boasting of a new lightweight design, more personalisations and a battery life that’ll last for more than four days.  The new device builds on the success of the Fitbit Ionic which was released in November last year and is positioned not as a replacement but as […]