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Latest air purifiers on test: which ones are best for allergies?

Latest air purifiers on test: which ones are best for allergies?

If you suffer from hay fever each summer or you have allergic asthma, an air purifier could help create a more comfortable home environment for you.  Even with lockdown restrictions...

Amazfit and Mobvoi 2020 smartwatches put to the test

Amazfit and Mobvoi 2020 smartwatches put to the test

A smartwatch can help you stay fit during lockdown - and will look stylish on your wrist when lockdown ends. Find out how the Amazfit Bip Lite and Mobvoi Ticwatch Pro 2020 compare to the Amazfit Bip and Mobvoi Ticwatch Pro, and see other deals on smartwatches and fitness trackers.

How to clean your smartwatch or fitness tracker

How to clean your smartwatch or fitness tracker

Smartwatches and fitness trackers are designed to stay on our wrists all the time: while we're getting sweaty during exercise, while we're sleeping, in some cases while we're swimming - and they can get up to 30 times dirtier than a toilet seat. Find out how to clean your wearable device without damaging it.

Air purifying plants: do they really exist?

Air purifying plants: do they really exist?

Google ‘houseplants for indoor air pollution’ and you’ll find many home decor websites, online shops and cute Pinterest and Instagram accounts touting the benefits of houseplants for purifying your air.  ...

Cheap HoMedics air purifier on sale at Lidl: should you snap it up?

Cheap HoMedics air purifier on sale at Lidl: should you snap it up?

The dangers of outdoor air pollution have been well-publicised. But the air we breathe indoors also impacts massively on our health. Now that we’re forced to spend much more time...

Coronavirus: can an air purifier protect you?

Coronavirus: can an air purifier protect you?

Find out how an air purifier can and can't help you during the coronavirus pandemic, and discover the ways in which you can improve your indoor air quality now that you're obliged to spend more time at home.

Coronavirus: Five ways tech can help you keep fit at home

Coronavirus: Five ways tech can help you keep fit at home

Gyms and leisure centres are now closed, but you can still find ways to stay active. A fitness tracker or smartwatch can help you stick to a routine, keep track of goals and challenge you to hit targets.

Best ways to monitor your heart rate with a smartwatch

Best ways to monitor your heart rate with a smartwatch

Wearables are getting serious about health - and the ability to track heart rate monitoring is becoming the norm. But which ones can you rely on to do that accurately, which ones go beyond that to offer more sophisticated heart health features and how can you use your wearable to get the best out of it?

Amazfit GTS review: plus other cheap alternatives to the Apple Watch

Amazfit GTS review: plus other cheap alternatives to the Apple Watch

Apple Watches are ultra-fashionable, and come with a shedload of features, including terrific screens, fall detection and the ability to take ECGs. But they're also super expensive. Should you buy an Apple doppelganger instead?

How far can a £5 moisture absorber help with your damp problem?

How far can a £5 moisture absorber help with your damp problem?

We tried out moisture absorbers available in popular retailers such as Argos, Homebase, Robert Dyas, Screwfix and Wilko. Find out whether they can tackle your damp problem.

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