Category: Gadgets, games & software

Singstar options for everyone

SINGSTAR SINGSTORE volume 3, for PlayStation 3, rated PGR, RRP $69.95 (game) or $119.95 (with microphones): Packed with online features, including access to the SingStore, which has a whole bunch of extra songs available for a fee, this one will…

Fast and furious action

BUZZ JUNIOR ACE RACERS for PlayStation 2, Rated G, RRP $34.95 (game) $69.95 (with buzzers): The latest addition to the Buzz! Junior stable of games, Ace Racers is a fast and furious bundle of action aimed at the younger gamers…

Picture perfect for home users

PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS 3.0 and PREMIERE ELEMENTS, published by Adobe; about $189 each or $279 for a boxed set (excluding GST): Everyone’s heard of Adobe’s popular Photoshop, accepted as the industry standard for working with photos. Photoshop Elements (for Windows and…

A rocket machine

Earlier this week I had the chance to play with the Ultra Computer’s latest Pentium 4 3.6GHz machine and was impressed. Before I go any further, I’d like to offer a message for my husband, who may be reading this…

Microsoft wireless desktop (review)

MIcrosoft wireless desktop combo

MICROSOFT WIRELESS OPTICAL DESKTOP EXECUTIVE EDITION;  Optical Desktop Elite has an estimated retail price of $299 (and batteries are included): If you’re sick of getting tangled up with cords and wires, Microsoft’s new Wireless Optical Desktop Executive Edition could be the…