Emma Rowley

Russell Hobbs Portable Mini Cooler & Warmer review

Russell Hobbs’ mains-powered mini coolers are a lighter and more portable alternative to a mini-fridge. They also double as mini warmers.
Design & appearance
The mini coolers come in two sizes: 4 litres and 14 litres. The 4 litre size will hold si…

Best UV sanitisers 2021

Over the last year, we’ve all becomes uncomfortably aware of how easy it is to catch and pass on infections. The surfaces we regularly touch harbour thousands of different types of bacteria (many of which are harmless, it should be said). We’re constan…

Coral UV 2 sanitiser review

The Coral UV 2 is a large, multi-purpose UV sanitiser that packs in a lot more functionality than most on the market. You can use it to sanitise electronics; sanitise and dry baby bottles and other kids’ toys and equipment; and sanitise and store clean…

Big discounts on Samsung home appliances: save up to £350

If you spot a good deal, go for it. Inevitably, where sales like these are concerned, the most wanted items with the biggest discounts will sell out quickly.  
There are discounts on laundry appliances, fridges and freezers. Here are some of the b…

Ring’s new Floodlight Cam Wired Pro has 3D motion detection

3D motion detection
The big change from the original camera to the new one is the addition of 3D motion detection. The set-up uses radar to measure the distance and angle of an object from the camera to create a much more accurate sense of what the cam…

Dyson thinks you need a formaldehyde detector. Do you?

I’m not saying that Dyson is capitalising on our fears – exactly. It’s just one of a number of brands that has refocused its attention on the things that may or may not be lurking around us in our homes. And the lurking menace of the day is formaldehyd…

360 S9 robot vacuum cleaner review

The S9 is a combined vacuum cleaner and mop. But does it wipe the floor with other robot vacuum cleaners? We find out in our full review.
Design & accessories 
The S9 is traditional in appearance: a chunky white disc with a silver ring and a …

Haier Wine Bank 50 Series 7 review

There are two models in Haier’s Wine Bank 50 Series 7 range. Both are connected appliances and both have the same tech and features. The difference is in their capacity. We’re reviewing the smaller of the two, the HWS42GDAU1. It’s about the same heigh…

Dyson's V15 Detect can hear how dusty your floor is

The Detect in the name refers to the vacuum cleaner’s acoustic and laser technology.The V15 comes with the rather sweetly named ‘Laser Slim Fluffy Head’, which features a green laser diode. The diode will illuminate dust, making dust particles that wer…