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Sony Xperia XR vs Samsung Galaxy S7 vs S7 edge: What's the rumoured difference?

Sony Xperia XR vs Samsung Galaxy S7 vs S7 edge: What's the rumoured difference?

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The next Sony Xperia flagship is rumoured to be making its debut at consumer electronics show IFA in the next few days. As usual, there have been several leaks surrounding what is reported to be Sony's next hero smartphone, along with a couple of names... >>

LG V20 design possibly revealed by case manufacturer

LG V20 design possibly revealed by case manufacturer

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The timeline of a device leak follows a predictable path. In the case of LG, it's no secret that the V20 is coming: there have been invites to a launch event, a few early details about the sound quality and the fact it will run Android Nougat. When it... >>

PlayStation Now comes to Windows PC, with wireless DualShock adapter in support

PlayStation Now comes to Windows PC, with wireless DualShock adapter in support

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PlayStation Now, the service that will let you play PS3 games on other devices, has made a big move to Windows PC, meaning you can play games like Uncharted and The Last of Us on your computer.  PlayStation Now offers over 400 titles to subscribers for... >>

PowerEgg is a £1290 drone offering gesture controls

PowerEgg is a £1290 drone offering gesture controls

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PowerVision has officially launched PowerEgg, a rethinking of consumer drones, offering a dramatically different design, along with some innovative features.  The PowerEgg itself has a design that explains the name, with the legs and arms folding to... >>

What to expect from Sony's PlayStation New York event: PS4 Neo, PS4 Slim, and more

What to expect from Sony's PlayStation New York event: PS4 Neo, PS4 Slim, and more

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Sony is getting ready to replace the PS4. Sort of. No, it isn't launching the PlayStation 5 already, but it is supposedly going to introduce not one but two upgrades. The first one is called the PS4 Neo, and the second one is called PS4 Slim. Both of... >>

Tesla's new battery makes its P100D the 'quickest production car' ever

Tesla's new battery makes its P100D the 'quickest production car' ever

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Tesla Motors has announced a new 100kWh battery module that will help the Model S P100D hit 60 mph in 2.5 seconds. That’s a major boost compared to the P90D’s 2.8 seconds, although the P100D version of the Model X SUV will only hit 60 mph in 2.9 seconds.... >>

Google might launch its Daydream platform soon with new VR hardware

Google might launch its Daydream platform soon with new VR hardware

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A few months after introducing Daydream at its I/O conference, Google is reportedly now ready to launch the mobile virtual-reality platform. Bloomberg has claimed that Google is "investing hundreds of thousands of dollars apiece in virtual-reality films... >>

Sony Xperia Nougat updates detailed: Xperia Z5 and a whole lot more

Sony Xperia Nougat updates detailed: Xperia Z5 and a whole lot more

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Google made the surprise move of releasing Android 7.0 Nougat to the Nexus masses on Monday, making this one of the earliest public updates in the Android programme. For those with Sony phones the question will always be when your update will arrive.... >>

Safeguard your browsing with a top-rated cybercrime-fighting duo (61 per cent off)

Safeguard your browsing with a top-rated cybercrime-fighting duo (61 per cent off)

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The web might seem harmless on the surface, but its depths are teeming with hackers and cybercriminals eager to steal your precious information. With even major companies like Blizzard and Sony being hit by attacks, investing in your own online protection... >>

How to build a custom website with zero code

How to build a custom website with zero code

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Whether you’re trying to build a brand or launch a business, having a streamlined website is key to surviving in the digital space. However, not all of us have the tech background necessary to build customized websites from the ground up--not without... >>

Ted Baker's AW16 cases are the prettiest things for your iPhone to wear

Ted Baker's AW16 cases are the prettiest things for your iPhone to wear

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A collection of new Ted Baker Apple iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus cases were announced at the end of July, just in time to coincide with the fashion brand's AW16 collection. There are several options available from Proporta, some of which are plain and... >>

LG has the cutest Bluetooth speaker that looks like a candle with built-in mood lighting

LG has the cutest Bluetooth speaker that looks like a candle with built-in mood lighting

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LG has announced a new collection of Bluetooth speakers all offering quirky refreshing design, a little different to your average silver or black Bluetooth box.  Of the collection, the dramatically named PH3 is the most interesting, with a design like... >>

New PlayStation 4 Slim controller pictures break into the wild for all to see

New PlayStation 4 Slim controller pictures break into the wild for all to see

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A new version of the PlayStation 4 appeared on Monday, dramatically showing off its slim lines when it was listed on Gumtree in the UK, bought by a PlayStation fan, exhibited on Twitter and finally, verified by Eurogamer. This twisting tale hasn't quite... >>

Did Barbra Streisand of all people just slip iOS 10's release date?

Did Barbra Streisand of all people just slip iOS 10's release date?

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Barbra Streisand, the 74-year-old singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker, can add a new title to her resume: Apple leaker. During a NPR radio interview over the weekend, Streisand talked about how Siri's pronunciation of her name has annoyed her... >>

PlayStation Plus memberships will cost more starting in September

PlayStation Plus memberships will cost more starting in September

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PlayStation Plus will cost you a lot more starting next month - but only if you live in the US and Canada. Starting 22 September, PS Plus' yearly fee will increase by $10 (from $49.99 to $59.99), while the 90-day one will only increase by $7. If you're... >>

Android 7.0 Nougat: 7 new features to get excited about

Android 7.0 Nougat: 7 new features to get excited about

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There are a lot of changes coming in Android 7.0 Nougat, which Google has confirmed will be rolling-out from 22 August. Here's a run down of some of the things to get excited about. 1. Revamped quick settings The quick settings have been refreshed, giving... >>

Android 7.0 Nougat release: Everything you need to know

Android 7.0 Nougat release: Everything you need to know

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Android 7.0 has carved an unusual path through its pre-release. Often reserved for developers, the big change with the Nougat release is that Google has been very open and sharing about it. Google has confirmed the roll-out of Android 7.0 Nougat has now... >>

Samsung might soon sell refurbished high-end phones at a discount

Samsung might soon sell refurbished high-end phones at a discount

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Samsung is reportedly developing a recycling program of sorts in which it would sell refurbished, used versions of its high-end smartphones. According to Reuters, which spoke to a person "with direct knowledge of the matter", the company wants to revive... >>

Fitbit Charge 2 vs Charge HR vs Charge: What's the rumoured difference?

Fitbit Charge 2 vs Charge HR vs Charge: What's the rumoured difference?

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Fitbit offers several devices in the activity tracking market, from the plain and simple Flex to its GPS sportswatch, known to friends as Surge. Rumour has it the company will be adding another couple of devices to its line-up before the end of the year... >>

Enhance your design projects with Noun Project’s massive icon collection

Enhance your design projects with Noun Project’s massive icon collection

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Working under tight deadlines, graphic designers have to shave as much time off the design process as possible. That’s what makes resources like Noun Project essential for creative professionals. With a subscription to Noun Project, you’ll get unlimited... >>

Backup your data with top-rated support from Carbonite, now 35 per cent off

Backup your data with top-rated support from Carbonite, now 35 per cent off

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We all know the importance of backing up our data, but how many of us have time to do it ourselves? With Carbonite, you can backup your computer’s data without a second thought, and space isn’t an issue when you have unlimited storage. For a limited... >>

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim confirmed to exist, as report suggests two PS4 consoles to launch in September

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim confirmed to exist, as report suggests two PS4 consoles to launch in September

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Sony is hosting an event to announce something about PlayStation on 7 September, but in a flurry of leaks, some of that news might have escaped early. Sony confirmed the launch event on 10 August, inviting media to a New York launch saying that it would... >>

Best games trailers from Gamescom 2016: FIFA 17, Mafia III and more

Best games trailers from Gamescom 2016: FIFA 17, Mafia III and more

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Last week, the games industry met en masse in Cologne for the biggest European videogames show, Gamescom. And that meant there were plenty of new games trailers released online that you wouldn't have seen before. All of the biggest games for the rest... >>

Gamescom 2016: All the launches, games and consoles at the show

Gamescom 2016: All the launches, games and consoles at the show

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There are many that think E3 is the biggest videogames show in the world, but that's because they've never experienced Gamescom. The German games convention is massive. And it's open to the public, which adds an all-new dynamic to the event. E3 is a strictly... >>

GoPro's next Hero 5 action cam: What’s the story so far?

GoPro's next Hero 5 action cam: What’s the story so far?

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GoPro is working on its next flagship action camera. Although the camera-maker announced earlier this year that it's laying off 7 per cent of its workforce and ceasing sales of at least three action cams due to a massive revenue drop it suffered year... >>