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13" / 15" Be-ez LE reporter bag
Available from Amazon.co.uk (RRP £59.50)
Booq Boa nerve in graphite
Available from www.booqbags.co.uk and also Amazon.co.uk (RRP £110)
The new messenger bag has been designed to hold and protect a 15” laptop and all day-to-day equipment. The bag is water resistant with a rubberised bottom and reflective trim making it ideal when walking to work. This bag is also perfect for cycling, as there's space for your bike's U-Lock.
Available from John Lewis and also Amazon.co.uk (RRP£99.95)
Previously reviewed on BTBS, the Misfit Shine is an elegant fitness activity monitor that can be worn on the wrist, as a necklace or as a discreet accessory anywhere on the body for up to 4 months without the need for being charged. Fully waterproof, the Shine will monitor how far someone has walked, along with any extra activity (i.e. cycling and swimming) when they get home. It will also track sleeping patterns and feed all information back to an app.
Available from Apple Stores and Amazon.co.uk (RRP £129.95)
Previously reviewed on BTBS, Lumo Back is a posture and activity sensor with an accompanying app that not only monitors a user's posture but also coaches to encourage improvement throughout the day. The sensor gently vibrates when it detects slouching, whilst the app monitors posture and activities in real time, mirroring daily activities. Lumo Back keeps track of daily activities such as steps taken, time spent sitting, calories burned and even sleep habits.
Jabra ROX Wireless
Available from Apple Online and also Amazon.co.uk (RRP / £99.99)
The Rox earbuds have a low-profile design based on musicians’ in-ear monitors for maximum bass response. With rich Dolby® sound, the ROX Wireless connect via Bluetooth® and NFC and have a playback time of up to 5.5 hours. The earbuds have exclusive built-in power-saving magnets so can simply be clipped together and hung around the neck or thrown in a bag when arriving at the office.
For your workouts, there's also the 'Sport' version of these headphones, Jabra Sport+, as previously reviewed on BTBS.
Harman Kardon Soho
Available from John Lewis stores, Harman Kardon website and also Amazon.co.uk (RRP £169.99)
The Harman Kardon Soho headphones combine impeccable design and sound quality. Available in white, black and chocolate, the headphones feature a leather headband and ear cups, a stainless steel construction and are also able to fold flat to less than 1.25 inches.