Technology & Toys

Articles and reviews of technology and toys for fathers, including advice on how different technology can make life as a dad so much easier.

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Kids blasting their ears with every device they can get their hands on? Give your kids the gift of sound and purify their listening experience with funky, safe and superior quality headphones from Puro Sound Labs! Puro Sound Labs noise optimising kids’ headphones are designed to limit the maximum sound level by blocking out 82 […] Read More

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We recently had my daughters sixth birthday. Of course, with every kids birthday, photos are a must. Sony offered us the HX90V Compact Camera to try out - what better way to put it to the test? I am a reasonable photographer when it comes to using my cellphone to capture those special moments, but […] Read More

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Professional photographer Tom Ang, has created list of ten top tips to help parents take shots that will result in beautiful images they’ll want to keep hold of for a lifetime. Tom is a leading authority on digital photography and an award winning author who has written numerous books on photography including the ‘Digital Photographer’s […] Read More


When the original Fitbit Charge sport-band was released, it set the bar for fitness bands. With the announcement of the new Fitbit Charge 2, we were really interested to see if Fitbit would raise the bar once again. The first thing you’ll notice upon unpacking the Charge 2 is the much bigger display. In fact, […] Read More

Navman MiVue 580 - NZ Dads

With the increase in road rage incidents and the ongoing headaches that come from proving innocence or blame in road accidents, dashcams are becoming more and more popular in New Zealand. These dashcams are no longer just for the entertainment of those on YouTube, but provide some peace of mind for drivers, and make insurance […] Read More