Gadgets

Hands-on review: MWC 2016: LG Rolling Bot

Hands-on review: MWC 2016: LG Rolling Bot

What is the LG Rolling Bot? It’s a few things. A remote controlled toy. A home surveillance camera. An entertainer for your cat. We kid you not – this is LG’s crazy creative juices in full flow. LG didn’t even intend to launch the Rolling Bot, but it was so well liked internally they decided [...]

February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Review: Updated: Jawbone Up

Review: Updated: Jawbone Up

Update: You’ll struggle to find a first-gen Jawbone UP on the street, so it might be worth checking out our Jawbone UP3 and Jawbone UP2 reviews. Original review follows: Like love, sensors are all around us. The astronomic growth in smartphone uptake means that most of the people you know now carry around a device [...]

February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Review: Dog & Bone LockSmart

Review: Dog & Bone LockSmart

Introduction and design Padlocks have always been pretty straightforward, haven’t they? Simply lock one up and keep its key in a safe place so you can open it up again. Not much more to it, is there? Actually, there are a number of ways in which padlocks can evolve in order to provide expanded functionality [...]

January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Gaming

Can’t make it to E3? Catch Sony’s press conference on the big screen

Can’t make it to E3? Catch Sony’s press conference on the big screen

In what has to be the nerdiest thing on the silver screen behind Captain America: Civil War, Sony announced the return of the PlayStation E3 Experience, where it plans to air its E3 2016 press conference in select cinemas. Over 85 movie theaters in the US, Canada, and Latin America will livestream the event at [...]

May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Updated: 15 best 4K games: the must-play titles to punish your PC

Updated: 15 best 4K games: the must-play titles to punish your PC

Best 4K games Update: Our latest entry is the fast and furious shooter Overwatch in at #15. The 4K revolution has arrived on PC, and if your eyes haven’t yet dined at the table of Ultra HD gaming, we’ve tracked down the best 4K games sure to give them a visual feast. Packing four times [...]

May 29, 2016 | 0 Comments More
At least one Xbox One virtual reality game is already in the works

At least one Xbox One virtual reality game is already in the works

As we brace ourselves for E3 2016 (14-16 June, gaming fans), the speculation is ramping up about what we can expect to see. With the Xbox One trailing Sony’s PS4 in the console race, the pressure’s on Microsoft to come up with something of note. The logical next step is virtual reality, what with the [...]

May 28, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Computing

Review: FormLabs Form 2

Review: FormLabs Form 2

Introduction and design FormLabs is established as the leading manufacturer of Stereolithography (SLA) 3D printers. SLA printers use a resin rather than a filament that hardens when exposed to ultraviolet light. Although the technology of the SLA printers is quite different to that used by fused filament modelling (FFM) printers, the basic principle – building [...]

May 30, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Hands-on review: Epson WorkForce WF-2650

Hands-on review: Epson WorkForce WF-2650

When it comes to printers, there’s still a very significant Japanese presence in the market, something that sounds like an oddity given their recent exodus from other tech-related arenas (with moves like Sony giving up on the PC market, and Toshiba ending consumer laptops). Kyocera Mita, Konica Minolta, Fuji Xerox, Funai, Oki Data, Ricoh, Canon, [...]

May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Hands-on review: EE Jay

Hands-on review: EE Jay

EE is continuing to plough forward with its range of own-brand smartphones and tablets, attempting to keep Vodafone at arm’s reach with the rival network employing a similar approach to the budget market. Its latest offering is the EE Jay, an affordable 4G tablet that employs a design which will be familiar to many, and [...]

May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Photography

TechRadar Deals: Bank holiday deals: all the best cheap camera deals in time for the summer

TechRadar Deals: Bank holiday deals: all the best cheap camera deals in time for the summer

Bank Holidays are a great time to grab some tech deals and with the weather finally showing signs of sunshine and the holiday season warming up, it’s a great time to take a look at some cheap cameras to capture those magic moments. You don’t have to spend thousands to take a great picture and [...]

May 29, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Olympus’ new 4K action camera packs more smarts than a GoPro

Olympus’ new 4K action camera packs more smarts than a GoPro

Between GoPros, Sony’s Action Cam and even Nikon’s recent KeyMission 360, there’s no shortage of ways to record the most extreme moments of your life. Now Olympus is getting in the game too with a sensor-laden camera named the Stylus Tough TG-Tracker. Olympus calls its new addition the ultimate field tracker and log camera. On [...]

May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments More
24% off our best-selling photography titles – 24 hours only!

24% off our best-selling photography titles – 24 hours only!

Save an extra 24% off when you subscribe to the following titles: Digital Camera is Britain’s best-selling photography magazine and is packed with essential tips and techniques to help you create better photographs. PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine will help you take better photos through a mixture of jargon-free guides, photo techniques and no-nonsense Photoshop lessons. [...]

May 23, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Software

Google CEO says it’s too soon for a Motorola Nexus

Google CEO says it’s too soon for a Motorola Nexus

When Google’s purchase of Motorola was finalized this past May, many expected Moto to take the reins on the next Nexus device. This was despite repeated statements from Google explaining that Motorola wouldn’t receive preferential treatment over partners like Samsung, LG or Asus when it came to developing a new Nexus smartphone or tablet. In [...]

December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 upgraded to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 upgraded to Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Samsung has started pushing out the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean update to the Galaxy Note 2. It’s only reached Poland so far, according to the table over at SamMobile, but is rolling out in phases. So keep hitting the update button and hopefully you should see it soon enough. So what’s new? Well there’s a [...]

December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Exclusive: Microsoft: IE auto-update caused internal panic

Exclusive: Microsoft: IE auto-update caused internal panic

With Internet Explorer finally getting auto updates for the first time this year, the UK lead for the product has told TechRadar that she has quelled a ‘reasonable amount of internal panic’ from the Microsoft enterprise teams. Auto-updating to the latest browser has been a big boon for rivals like Chrome, and clearly makes sense [...]

January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Component

CES 2012: LaCie shows off new Thunderbolt products

CES 2012: LaCie shows off new Thunderbolt products

LaCie has announced the 2big Tunderbolt Series and the eSATA Hub Thunderbolt series at CES 2012. The storage specialist is showing off its latest Thunderbolt-equipped offerings with the technology offering transfer rates three times that of FireWire 800. LaCie 2big features RAID security, hot swappable discs and a solid aluminimum case, with capacities up to [...]

January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More
CES 2012: Can Intel take the smartphone fight to ARM?

CES 2012: Can Intel take the smartphone fight to ARM?

Can Intel take the smartphone fight to ARM? Intel’s ‘Medfield’ Atom chip has been a long time coming, and we first reported on its announcement back in February 2011 after Mobile World Congress. Now we know it’s called the Intel Atom Z2460, and is at the heart of the new Lenovo K800 smartphone released today [...]

January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Updated: CES 2012 highlights: what you need to know

Updated: CES 2012 highlights: what you need to know

CES 2012 highlights The world’s greatest tech show – CES 2012 – kicked off on Monday 9 January (if you’re a show obsessive, note that’s a week later than usual). Running until Thursday, the show sees the entire tech world descend on Las Vegas. We’ll be hearing from the biggest names in technology to talk [...]

January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

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Review: Philips 65PUS8901 AmbiLux 4K UHD TV

Review: Philips 65PUS8901 AmbiLux 4K UHD TV

Introduction, design and Android TV The 65PUS8901 is the world’s first AmbiLux TV. An evolution of Philips long-running Ambilight ‘mood lighting’ technology, it swaps back wall-illuminating LED lighting strips for nine Pico projectors that actually extend out the image displayed on the TV. This may seem outlandish, but the results have an often surrealistic beauty. [...]

May 30, 2016 | 0 Comments More
Review: Pioneer SE-MHR5 review

Review: Pioneer SE-MHR5 review

Headphones are a ridiculously personal choice. Some people like them small and portable, and don’t mind the effect this might have on comfort or sound quality. Others want them big enough to completely sit over the ears with no discomfort, and don’t mind about having to lug around a bulky set of cans. Don’t even [...]

May 28, 2016 | 0 Comments More
After a colossal wait, PS4-exclusive The Last Guardian confirmed to arrive this year

After a colossal wait, PS4-exclusive The Last Guardian confirmed to arrive this year

After an interminably long nine-year gestation period, it’s been revealed that The Last Guardian, the latest game from Fumito Ueda (Ico, Shadow of the Colossus), will finally be released this year. In an interview for the upcoming issue of our sister publication, Edge magazine, Ueda stated that "this is the year we will see the [...]

May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More