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Simon Jary

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Simon Jary is Publishing Director for IDG Consumer Worldwide, and writes about wearable fitness devices, home networking, USB-C and mobile accessories, batteries and charging, educational apps, family tree and DNA services, plus energy-saving gear and tips.

Articles by Simon Jary

  • Best Fitbit Deals in January 2020

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    We're rounded up where to get all the best deals on Fitbit activity trackers in the New Year Sales 2020

    09 Jan 2020

  • Best DNA Test Kit & Family Tree Deals for January 2020

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    Discover your ethnic origins with these deals on the best DNA testing kits and family tree records

    07 Jan 2020

  • Best Micro-USB charging cables 2020

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    Charging cables can be cool, too. Here are the best Micro-USB charging cables you can buy.

    02 Jan 2020

  • The best smart plug 2020

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    Control your home from your smartphone, wherever you are in the world

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best coding and STEM toys 2020

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    Teach kids coding with these fun, educational games

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best kids' tablets 2020

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    We test, rank and rate the best children's tablets

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best Fitbit 2020

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    We compare Fitbit trackers on price, features, display, specs and battery life to see which is best for you

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best USB-C adapters 2020: Add ports to your laptop

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    Connect monitors, hard drives and other devices to your USB-C laptop with these adapters

    02 Jan 2020

  • The best electric toothbrush 2020

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    Improve your tooth-brushing routine with an app-connected electric toothbrush

    02 Jan 2020

  • The best smart scales 2020

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    Wireless digital scales measure not just your weight but plenty more too

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best kids headphones 2020

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    How to choose the best kids headphones. Essential tech tips for parents: protection, design, comfort and noise

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best USB-C docks for laptops 2020

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    Connect your laptop to multiple ports and displays

    02 Jan 2020

  • Best Powerline Adapters 2020: Powerline Reviews

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    We round up the best powerline adapters you can buy in the UK or US in 2020

    01 Jan 2020

  • Best Battery Case for Apple iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max

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    Extra charge and protection for the iPhone 11 family

    17 Dec 2019

  • What is Powerline

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    Powerline adapters can transform your house into a fast home network

    08 Dec 2019

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