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34 best Olloclip photos: You’ll be amazed what a phone camera can do

34 best Olloclip photos: You’ll be amazed what a phone camera can do

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Olloclip has been around for years as a means to enhance the camera on iPhones and now Samsung Galaxy S devices too. The result is that some seriously jaw-dropped photos are appearing online, which we've collected here. Olloclip has plenty of offerings... >>

Best Galaxy S7 and S7 edge cases: Protect your new Samsung device

Best Galaxy S7 and S7 edge cases: Protect your new Samsung device

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Samsung's next flagship smartphones have been the subject of many rumours for the last couple of months. The two devices - the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge - are both expected to be revealed on 21 February and there have been plenty of reports claiming... >>

Getflix lets you access restricted streaming globally - for life!

Getflix lets you access restricted streaming globally - for life!

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Unlock the world of global streaming with this great offer for Getflix! Most music and video streaming services use geo-restrictions to limit access to their services, but a solution has been found in Getflix - a smart DNS service which removes the geoblock... >>

17 great gadget gifts for girls

17 great gadget gifts for girls

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There are hundreds of gadgets out there, some much more exciting than others. It could be the latest smartwatch, delivering notifications directly to your wrist, or a quirky external battery pack to keep your devices charged up. Either way, gadgets make... >>

Samsung Galaxy S7 cases leak: Wireless charging, keyboard, LED and more

Samsung Galaxy S7 cases leak: Wireless charging, keyboard, LED and more

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Ahead of the impending launch of the Samsung Galaxy S7 a whole host of accessories have leaked including a wireless charging battery case called the Backpack Case. The leaks show off the official Samsung cases that will be available for the Galaxy S7... >>

HTC One M10 could launch at 11 April event in London

HTC One M10 could launch at 11 April event in London

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We've been tracking rumours that HTC isn't quite ready to launch its next flagship handset yet and with Mobile World Congress fast approaching, it's not going to make an appearance at the huge mobile trade show. Rumours are now suggesting that the HTC... >>

Motorola Moto X and Moto G for 2016 leaks show metal unibody

Motorola Moto X and Moto G for 2016 leaks show metal unibody

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Motorola leaks have been coming fairly steadily when you consider we're not expecting to see a new 2016 Moto X or Moto G for sometime. Yet here's another leak, complete with photos. The leaked photos come from Hong Kong showing off a wide variation of... >>

Motorola Moto X (2016): What's the story so far?

Motorola Moto X (2016): What's the story so far?

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Motorola announced a flurry of new smartphones in 2015, including the fifth generation of Moto G and three models of the Moto X. Yes, not one but three, plus a special edition one. The Moto X Play and the Moto X Style graced us with their presence at... >>

Star Trek TV series for 2017 will make it great again

Star Trek TV series for 2017 will make it great again

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Following the popularity of the new Star Trek movies, the almost defunct TV series has been given a green light to start a new run. The last Star Trek series, Enterprise, lasted just four seasons and ever since Star Trek for TV has been left on the... >>

Which Sonos speaker is best for you? Play:1, Play:3, new Play:5 or Playbar

Which Sonos speaker is best for you? Play:1, Play:3, new Play:5 or Playbar

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The multi-room speaker market has really picked up over the last couple of years. The options are plentiful to say the least with Denon, Samsung, LG and Bluesound all offering their own solutions. If you are reading this feature however, chances are you... >>

Which Fitbit is right for me?

Which Fitbit is right for me?

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Fitbit is no stranger to the activity tracking market. It's been kicking around for a good few years now, sitting at the top of its class smugly watching as its competitors hope to raise the same brand awareness. Chances are if you are reading this feature,... >>

New Samsung Galaxy S7 edge pic leak shows it'll be a stunner for sure

New Samsung Galaxy S7 edge pic leak shows it'll be a stunner for sure

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There are less than two weeks to go until Mobile World Congress opens its doors in Barcelona and Samsung hosts its Samsung Unpacked conference, so we can fully expect the leaks on what we hope to see there to come thick and fast now. Today's is another... >>

LG G5: What's the story so far?

LG G5: What's the story so far?

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The LG G5 is the smartphone set to follow-up the company's G4, helping continue the push for the top of the mobile market. The LG G4 offered a premium leather finish and stunning f/1.8 16-megapixel camera. It received a lot of praise, but didn't really... >>

HTC One M10/Perfume: What's the story on HTC's next flagship?

HTC One M10/Perfume: What's the story on HTC's next flagship?

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HTC's plans for its next flagship have been a little quiet until recently. Whereas we know, or think we know, plenty about Samsung and LG's next smartphone launches, HTC has managed to avoid the rumour and speculation cycle to a certain extent. Well,... >>

Are the LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Always On displays a good or bad thing?

Are the LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Always On displays a good or bad thing?

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LG has just officially announced a feature of the G5 in the form of an Always On display. Samsung is also expected to launch this tech in its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. The LG announcement comes in the form of a GIF (below) posted on the company's... >>

Sonos finally gets full Apple Music support at last

Sonos finally gets full Apple Music support at last

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Apple Music has finally arrived on Sonos in full. From today, the full Apple Music streaming service will be available to all Sonos speaker owners and will provide access to all of the features subscribers expect. That includes the For You, New, Radio... >>

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, S7 edge plus: What's the story so far?

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, S7 edge plus: What's the story so far?

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The Samsung Galaxy S6 was undoubtedly one of the hit devices of 2015, especially the edge model(s). Samsung needed to shift-up design and it did, refining the appearance of the handset, as well as making essential tweaks to the user interface. But the... >>

Samsung's Galaxy S7 Edge has a massive battery, reveals FCC filing

Samsung's Galaxy S7 Edge has a massive battery, reveals FCC filing

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Samsung isn't whittling battery capacity in its smartphone lineup this year. Pocket-lint gave the Galaxy S6 a glowing review - even though battery life wasn't great. The Samsung Galaxy S6 has a 2,550mAh battery. That capacity is on the low side by modern... >>

Google Editions at Play explained: What are 'books that can't be printed'?

Google Editions at Play explained: What are 'books that can't be printed'?

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Google has a new initiative called Editions at Play - and it's basically a bookstore selling a new type of digital book that can only be read from a browser (Chrome, preferably, via a smartphone). There are two books available at launch. They're not... >>

The 90s are back: Netflix's Fuller House has its first full trailer, watch here

The 90s are back: Netflix's Fuller House has its first full trailer, watch here

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America has a few national treasures. Full House is most definitely one of them. And so Netflix's first full trailer for the upcoming reboot is nothing short of perfection. It's also amazing in that it is brimming with 90s nostalgia. Netlfix announced... >>

Oculus Rift pre-order: Everything you need to know

Oculus Rift pre-order: Everything you need to know

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Oculus Rift has been a long time coming but it's finally here. Oculus Rift, made for everyone rather than just developers, will be available from March for the price of $599 or £499. Orders are limited to one headset per person at this stage. Of all... >>

These are the first Oculus Rift PC bundles - preorders start next week

These are the first Oculus Rift PC bundles - preorders start next week

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The Rift is coming. Facebook-owned Oculus VR has already confirmed its Rift virtual-reality headset will be available from March, but now we have word about official bundles that'll be up for pre-order in one week. The bundles include not only the headset... >>

3Doodler Start is here to make 3D drawing child safe

3Doodler Start is here to make 3D drawing child safe

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3Doodler, the company behind the first 3D printing pen, is back with a model aimed specifically at children. The 3Doodler Start, as it's called, is designed to be super simple so that children can use and enjoy it easily. The original 3Doodler involved... >>

Conquer Python with this 6-course programming bootcamp

Conquer Python with this 6-course programming bootcamp

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Python is a widely-used general purpose programming language, which drives a great many of your favorite sites across the web. If you can envision a career as a computer programmer, here’s your chance to make it a reality for an unprecedented low price:... >>

Voice dictation coming to Apple TV, you'll be able to speak your username and password

Voice dictation coming to Apple TV, you'll be able to speak your username and password

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Apple will introduce voice dictation to its 2015 Apple TV set-top-boxes in the near future, with beta software users already getting that function. The company has been trialling and adding new features to tvOS 9.2, which is hotly tipped to be announced... >>