Jennifer Allen


Jennifer is a roving tech freelancer with over 10 years experience. Based in Swansea, Wales, her bylines include TechRadar, T3, FitandWell, Top Ten Reviews, Eurogamer, NME, Lifewire, Mashable, and many more.

She graduated from Swansea University in 2006 with a degree in Media and Communication Studies. Following that, she studied at Staffordshire University, resulting in a post graduate diploma in Computer Games Design. Much of her studies focused on how games and technology have an effect on society. In the past, she has spoken to BBC Sounds about social media and gaming. She is also a member of BAFTA Cymru.

Her main areas of interest are all things B2B, smart technology, wearables, speakers, headphones, and anything gaming related. You’ll find her writing everything from product reviews to buying guides, as well as how-to guides to simplify using the latest tech.

In her spare time, she is usually found either gaming, watching the latest indie film, or attempting to train her pet guinea pigs. She is yet to succeed in her efforts.

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Articles by Jennifer Allen

FaceTime app running on an iPad and iPhone

How to make a FaceTime video call on your iPad

FaceTime video calls are a great way to stay in touch with friends and family around the country, and the world. We'll show you how to do it.

A woman in a gym using a fitness tracker
Fitness Technology

Should you buy fitness tech from just one brand?

Fitness tech can be a fantastic addition to your daily life, and we can guide your gadget choices.

A Fitbit Inspire 3 and Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 with watch faces pointed towards each other
Trackers & Watches

Fitness tracker vs smartwatch: which is right for you?

Which wearable is right for you, a sleek fitness tracker or feature-packed smartwatch? We help you decide.

An older woman sitting on a bench, smiling, with a fitness tracker on her wrist
Trackers & Watches

Fitness trackers: what do they do, and why should I buy one?

Everything you need to know about the devices that can help you be more active throughout your daily life.