Gadgets

Review: Jawbone UP Move

Review: Jawbone UP Move

The Jawbone UP wearable platform is well regarded as one of the best options on the market for both step counting and sleep tracking – even if the hardware’s longevity has, at times, come under question. But with the Fitbit Charge and the Sony Smartband Talk all charging headlong into premium devices, there was a [...]

February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Hands-on review: CES 2015: Sony SmartEyeglass Attach

Hands-on review: CES 2015: Sony SmartEyeglass Attach

The Sony SmartEyeglass Attach is a new idea from Sony (surprisingly) to bring augmented reality to your run. Well, in theory the piece can attach to any pair of glasses and could be used to improve any activity by placing info near your pupil, but the first iteration is designed for sport, and specifically running [...]

February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Hands-on review: CES 2015: Razer Nabu X smartband

Hands-on review: CES 2015: Razer Nabu X smartband

Razer has really stepped into the wearables game with the Nabu X. Not only is it much more affordable than its predecessor, the Razer Nabu, it’s essentially the exact same smartband, specs-wise. The X will deliver the same notifications from smartphones, track sleep, steps, calories, distance and has social band-to-band capabilities. It will also continue [...]

February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Gaming

The PC Gamer: How Batman: Arkham Knight is saving PC gaming

The PC Gamer: How Batman: Arkham Knight is saving PC gaming

Introduction Here’s something to be happy about if you’re a PC gamer – while everyone else now has a couple of months of gaming wasteland to look forward to, we’ve still got Arkham Knight! It’s not much solace after one of the worst launches since Frontier: First Encounters launched without support for the SoundBlaster and [...]

July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Week in Gaming: Nintendo’s shareholders scare me, and they should scare you too

Week in Gaming: Nintendo’s shareholders scare me, and they should scare you too

Every year, Nintendo holds a shareholders meeting where anyone invested in the incredibly successful video game company gets the chance to fire off questions at its talented, interesting and hugely intelligent senior figures. These conversations are later translated and published online, and this week we got a look at the latest. Were any of us [...]

July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments More
One person’s junk turns out to be super-rare SNES PlayStation

One person’s junk turns out to be super-rare SNES PlayStation

A few pictures of what could be an actual SNES Playstation console have surfaced on Reddit. Is it a genuine first look or someone’s painstaking pet project? At one point in time, Nintendo and Sony attempted to join forces to get Sony’s CD-ROMs into gaming consoles – though the console they designed would use both [...]

July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Computing

Review: HP DeskJet 1010

Review: HP DeskJet 1010

Introduction and design Don’t let the low price fool you. The HP DeskJet 1010 delivers great quality for printing photos and documents, but doesn’t come with the frills of scanner or fax capabilities. HP went with a simpler is better approach to the DeskJet 1010 printer – a uni-function printer solely focused on producing great [...]

July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Review: Updated: Aorus X5

Review: Updated: Aorus X5

Introduction and design Update: Gigabyte has informed TechRadar that a new BIOS update has fixed a bug that caused Nvidia’s G-Sync technology to drag down the Aorus X5′s performance. We’ve since installed the new firmware and retested the laptop to find the solution has indeed fixed the problem. The Aorus X5 should have no business [...]

July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Hands-on review: In Depth: Apple Music

Hands-on review: In Depth: Apple Music

Apple Music review You can count on one finger the number of companies in the world that could launch a new music streaming service and expect to become a major player overnight. That company is Apple and today it duly obliged by launching Apple Music – the long-awaited music app that integrates subscription-based streaming capabilities [...]

July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Photography

Five things you need to know about the Canon 5DS and 5DS R

Five things you need to know about the Canon 5DS and 5DS R

The Canon. EOS 5DS is a massive step forward in resolution, taking full-frame DLSRs to a whole new level, but it also brings some tricky decisions. Watch this video from our Head of Testing, Angela Nicholson, as she reveals the five key things you need to know about the Canon 5DS and its spin-off, the [...]

July 4, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Olympus Air gives new meaning to tiny camera, giant lens

Olympus Air gives new meaning to tiny camera, giant lens

Following in the spirit of the Sony QX1, the Olympus Air A01 is a new lens camera that hopes to up your photography game with an even smaller smartphone-connected shooter. No bigger than a simple paper weight, the Air comes packing a 16-megapixel Micro Four Thirds (MFT) sensor, to which users can attach Olympus and [...]

July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments More
EE reveals world’s first live streaming action camera

EE reveals world’s first live streaming action camera

EE has announced the world’s first 4G live streaming action camera to compete with the likes of apps such as Periscope and Meerkat, as well as GoPro’s own tech. It’s a rugged action camera designed for extreme sports and family moments alike. EE’s camera comes with a rugged casing to allow it to go under [...]

June 30, 2015 | 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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Best Nintendo 3DS games: 12 titles you should take on the go

Best Nintendo 3DS games: 12 titles you should take on the go

Best Nintendo 3DS games Sure, you can play mobile games on almost any device these days, but if you want the best portable gaming experience possible, then you probably want to go with a dedicated gaming system from a dedicated gaming company, such as Nintendo’s 3DS (the latest model of which is the New Nintendo [...]

July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Best Nintendo 3DS games: 12 titles you should take on the go

Best Nintendo 3DS games: 12 titles you should take on the go

Best Nintendo 3DS games Sure, you can play mobile games on almost any device these days, but if you want the best portable gaming experience possible, then you probably want to go with a dedicated gaming system from a dedicated gaming company, such as Nintendo’s 3DS (the latest model of which is the New Nintendo [...]

July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Review: Panasonic DMP-BDT270

Review: Panasonic DMP-BDT270

Performance and picture quality With Ultra HD Blu-ray just months away, shouldn’t those with Ultra HD 4K TVs sit tight? Patience could pay dividends, but aside from the little matter of 3D and 4K, the search is on for a last-gen Blu-ray player that can upscale to 3840 x 2160 pixels without breaking the bank. [...]

July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments More