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Old MacBook Pro being killed to make way for OLED version?

Old MacBook Pro being killed to make way for OLED version?

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Apple appears to be putting its older MacBook Pro laptops out to pasture, potentially to make way for the rumoured new model with an OLED touch panel. According to sources of AppleInsider, and its own research, Apple has begun to stop shipping the old... >>

Best PS4 games at E3 2016: God of War, Days Gone, Spider-Man, Horizon: Zero Dawn and more

Best PS4 games at E3 2016: God of War, Days Gone, Spider-Man, Horizon: Zero Dawn and more

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With the E3 gaming expo 2016 done and dusted, the front runners in the gaming world unveiled their biggest and best titles. None more so than Sony, its PlayStation 4 looks set to go from strength to strength in 2016 and beyond. With some top-drawer exclusive... >>

Massive iPhone 7 leaks reveal OLED screen, dual camera, 256GB, Lightning adapter and more

Massive iPhone 7 leaks reveal OLED screen, dual camera, 256GB, Lightning adapter and more

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The good ship Apple appears to have an iPhone 7 shaped hole in its hull as the smartphone is leaking all over the net. Lots of rumoured specs have suddenly emerged from a number of different sources. READ: Apple iPhone 7: What's the story so far? First... >>

Pay what you want for a 5-course bundle to master copywriting

Pay what you want for a 5-course bundle to master copywriting

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Your brand’s potential relies upon your ability to convey a concise, understandable message. Without any copywriting background, you could likely stand to improve your brand impression with a skill set upgrade. Take your abilities to an whole new level... >>

Is this Samsung’s new Gear S3? Leaked pics seem to reveal watch

Is this Samsung’s new Gear S3? Leaked pics seem to reveal watch

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It's time for the Gears S3 rumours to start up, apparently. A recent leak suggested that Samsung's follow-up to the Gear S2 smartwatch is codenamed Solis and will run Tizen, but now, overexposed images posted to Twitter (and spotted by SamMobile) have... >>

This Microsoft video shows what Chrome does to a laptop battery

This Microsoft video shows what Chrome does to a laptop battery

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If you're like us, you have a love-hate relationship with Chrome. Google's web browser is fast, secure, and loaded with powerful features - so, naturally, it's one of the most popular browsers today. However, it's becoming clear that it isn't exactly... >>

Google wants to help symptom-searchers find the right diagnosis

Google wants to help symptom-searchers find the right diagnosis

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It's easy to search for medical advice on the internet and to come away from it thinking you're dying. If you have a headache or a weird rash or stomach pains, the first thing you'll likely do is search for your symptoms and their likely causes on Google,... >>

Tumblr is getting into the crowded live video space this week

Tumblr is getting into the crowded live video space this week

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Tumblr thinks it can take on Facebook Live, Twitter-owned Periscope, Amazon-owned Twitch, and others. It's getting into live video. The company quietly posted a promotional webpage over the weekend to announce it will launch a live-streaming video feature... >>

Xbox One S vs Xbox One: What's the difference?

Xbox One S vs Xbox One: What's the difference?

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With Sony revealing before E3 that an upgrade to PS4 would not appear at the show, the stage was set for Xbox to upstage its main rival with a hardware unveiling of its own. It even revealed that two new consoles will be coming in the next 18 months:... >>

Honor 5C launches in Europe: Metal body mid-ranger, £149 price tag

Honor 5C launches in Europe: Metal body mid-ranger, £149 price tag

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Honor has announced that the Honor 5C will be available from today, 20 June, in the UK and across Europe. Launched previously in Asia, the European version of the Honor 5C loses the fingerprint scanner on the rear, which Honor says was necessary to hit... >>

Vi is the world’s first AI personal trainer, and she’s in Harmon Kardon HR headphones

Vi is the world’s first AI personal trainer, and she’s in Harmon Kardon HR headphones

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Headphones that measure your data and offer running feedback are already here, but superior artificially intelligent ones are coming, in Vi. LifeBeam's Vi is an AI that lives inside a set of neckband earphones packed full of smart sensors. The company... >>

Best PlayStation VR games at E3 2016: Farpoint, Resident Evil 7, Batman and more

Best PlayStation VR games at E3 2016: Farpoint, Resident Evil 7, Batman and more

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PlayStation VR is almost upon us, with its release date set for 13 October, priced £349. And at this year's E3 gaming expo Sony has been pushing the product hard, with a variety of games that have blown our minds. There's even a new gun-shaped controller,... >>

Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks: Dual cameras and 4K screen incoming

Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks: Dual cameras and 4K screen incoming

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The next generation Samsung Galaxy S8 is still a while off but already it's begun to leak with impressive 4K screen and dual cameras. According to Chinese blogging sources the next Galaxy flagship S8, due out in 2017, will be packing specs to impress.... >>

Best TV catch-up on Freeview Play: Eurotrash, The Living and The Dead and more

Best TV catch-up on Freeview Play: Eurotrash, The Living and The Dead and more

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If you have access to a device that features Freeview Play, be it a supported TV or set-top-box, you can simply catch up with shows you've missed by scrolling backwards through the electronic programme guide. That takes away the fuss of having to come... >>

Westworld trailer looks amazing, HBO’s robot cowboy sci-fi to meet high hopes

Westworld trailer looks amazing, HBO’s robot cowboy sci-fi to meet high hopes

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The HBO adaptation of the Westworld film has finally been teased in a trailer that makes it look even better than the original. Robot cowboy slaves finding self-awareness, what's not to love? The ten part series, to air on Sky Atlantic in the UK, is described... >>

BT Smart Hub: BT's new Hub is faster, smarter and ready for the future

BT Smart Hub: BT's new Hub is faster, smarter and ready for the future

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BT has announced its latest router, called the BT Smart Hub, and claims it has the most powerful Wi-Fi signal of all its broadband rivals, to ensure a connection that's even faster and more stable. Although it doesn't officially carry a Home Hub name... >>

The gadgets and costumes of Suicide Squad in pictures: Harley Quinn, The Joker and more

The gadgets and costumes of Suicide Squad in pictures: Harley Quinn, The Joker and more

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After a busy E3 in Los Angeles, we were invited to end the week with a trip to Warner Bros Studios in Burbank to undertake a tour of the lot and get up and close to a whole host of props and costumes. We saw plenty of items from past and present, including... >>

Learn photography from the pros with this Hollywood Art Institute Course and Certification

Learn photography from the pros with this Hollywood Art Institute Course and Certification

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Do your Instagram and Snapchat filters leave you wanting more? Likely so, given that these fun apps were never meant to be a substitute for true quality photography. And while smartphones and their accompanying apps bring a world of convenience and fun... >>

What works with Apple HomeKit?

What works with Apple HomeKit?

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Apple's HomeKit technology might seem really confusing, but trust us, it's not. It basically allows accessories from various manufacturers to work together, and it gives you a uniformed way of controlling all those accessories at once. Pocket-lint has... >>

Facebook Messenger bots: What are they and how can you find them?

Facebook Messenger bots: What are they and how can you find them?

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Earlier this year, Facebook said bots were coming to its Messenger app. Well, you might not have realised this, but they're already available. Many bots have actually been available for months. It's hard to tell, however, because they're buried in the... >>

Hasselblad event could reveal the Moto Mod camera we’ve been waiting for

Hasselblad event could reveal the Moto Mod camera we’ve been waiting for

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Hasselblad, the professional grade camera company, has just sent out invites to an event it's holding on 22 June. From the limited tease in the photo it looks like this could be the launch event for a Moto Mod camera for the Lenovo Moto Z. The photo on... >>

Mercedes Benz S 500 hybrid to charge wirelessly, and quickly too

Mercedes Benz S 500 hybrid to charge wirelessly, and quickly too

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Mercedes Benz has announced that in 2017 it will be introducing wireless charging for its S 500 e hybrid electric cars. This means that anyone driving the S 500 e model will be able to align the car over a charging plate and it will begin recharging,... >>

Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch leaks, codenamed Solaris running Tizen OS

Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch leaks, codenamed Solaris running Tizen OS

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The Samsung Gear S3 has leaked in the lead up to its unveil as its codename, Solis, has been outed along with model numbers and OS details. According to sources of Sam Mobile the next Samsung watch is being developed under the codename Solis, meaning... >>

Ford GT: Ford Performance heritage from 1966 to Le Mans 2016

Ford GT: Ford Performance heritage from 1966 to Le Mans 2016

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Sitting in an innocuous shed on the outskirts of Ford's Dagenham estate lies the Ford Heritage Centre. To look at, the building is perhaps as much a heritage piece as the cars that sit within. We pull up outside the new Ford Mustang GT, and with a parking... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to go into mass production this July

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to go into mass production this July

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been leaking more a more steadily of late, suggesting its release is imminent. Now a source has revealed that production of the handset will begin as soon as July. Samsung usually announces its Galaxy Note smartphones at... >>