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Dyson's new V8 cordless vacuum has double the battery life of predecessors

Dyson's new V8 cordless vacuum has double the battery life of predecessors

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Dyson is launching a new cordless vacuum known as the V8. The V8 has a digital motor and lithium-ion batteries, both of which allow the floor-cleaner to deliver more power over a longer runtime. Dyson is positioning this compact machine as something different... >>

Facebook Messenger will soon let you scan profile codes to start chats

Facebook Messenger will soon let you scan profile codes to start chats

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Facebook Messenger is evolving into a new type of messenger that's not just for chatting with friends. Facebook's messaging service can double as a customer service center, digital wallet, cab-hailer, and more. With these types functionality being offered... >>

Tesla took 325,000 Model 3 preorders, says EVs are now mainstream

Tesla took 325,000 Model 3 preorders, says EVs are now mainstream

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Tesla Motors - and the entire EV industry - is having a good week, apparently. Tesla recently unveiled its $35,000 Model 3 and opened up the ability for customers to reserve the electric vehicle. Now, one week after that event, Tesla has reported over... >>

New Apple Watch Hermès bands announced, complete collection to be sold separately

New Apple Watch Hermès bands announced, complete collection to be sold separately

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Apple has announced that from 19 April anyone will be able to get their hands on new and previously released Hermès straps for the Apple Watch, as they will be sold individually. Until now the only way to sport an Hermès Apple Watch strap was to buy... >>

Apple iPhone 7 may censor your music to stop swearing

Apple iPhone 7 may censor your music to stop swearing

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Apple is working on software capable of automatically censoring swear words out of music and audio books. The feature could appear in the next iOS update or with the launch of the iPhone 7. Apple has a patent for a smart system that's able to use metadata... >>

Apple iPhone SE review: Great things can come in small packages
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Apple iPhone SE review: Great things can come in small packages

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There are two ways of looking at the iPhone SE, the "special edition" smaller-scale 4-inch iPhone. One is that it's Apple simply churning out a 2-year-old design with a spec update; the other is that it delivers what many people actually want: a small... >>

This is the Huawei P9 Lite, hands-on shots from behind closed doors

This is the Huawei P9 Lite, hands-on shots from behind closed doors

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Huawei has now officially launched its P9 and P9 Plus smartphones, but the rumoured P9 Lite didn't get mentioned at the main event. Now photos of the handset have appeared. The Huawei P9 Lite, which has been rumoured for months now, appeared in hands-on... >>

Nike Free trainers sport new tech to deliver a more natural run

Nike Free trainers sport new tech to deliver a more natural run

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Nike has announced its new Nike Free running shoe range for 2016, ditching the Free 3, 4 and 5 models for a more universal approach that should appeal to a wider audience of runners. While the range now looks to offer separate features for different... >>

Huawei P9 vs Huawei P9 Plus: What's the difference?

Huawei P9 vs Huawei P9 Plus: What's the difference?

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Huawei has announced two new flagship smartphones - the heavily rumoured P9 and its bigger, badder brother, the P9 Plus.  The two devices are almost identical but there are a couple of differences between them and that's what this feature is all about.... >>

Is Dyson about to blow away the beauty world with its quiet hair dryer? Hairblade?

Is Dyson about to blow away the beauty world with its quiet hair dryer? Hairblade?

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Dyson, the master of creating suction and blowing products, has announced it is about to enter the world of beauty with its latest technology. Is the quiet Dyson hair dryer going to arrive at last? Back in 2013 we reported on Dyson patents for its own... >>

HTC responds to Huawei P9 best camera claims with HTC 10 teaser of its own

HTC responds to Huawei P9 best camera claims with HTC 10 teaser of its own

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HTC will finally unveil the HTC 10 flagship smartphone on 12 April at its "#Powerof10" events around the globe, which is just around the corner. But that hasn't stopped it teasing the device's capabilities on the build up. The latest is in the form of a... >>

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

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Huawei has slowly established itself as a major player in the smartphone market in recent years, first through volume of devices, then through standout phones. Devices like the Nexus 6P, the excellent Huawei Mate S with a pressure sensitive display... >>

Samsung contact lens displays will put AR video and cameras in your eyes

Samsung contact lens displays will put AR video and cameras in your eyes

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The ultimate goal of augmented reality is to seamlessly blend the real world and the virtual, which is done best without a headset. Now Samsung has won a patent for a contact lens display that will do that and more. Samsung's contact lens patent, which... >>

You can play old SNES games on an original Game Boy, thanks to Raspberry Pi

You can play old SNES games on an original Game Boy, thanks to Raspberry Pi

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There have been plenty of Raspberry Pi projects that have stood out since the first of the diminutive computers was released, but few have caught the eye quite as must as Wermy's reuse of a Nintendo Game Boy. Taking the original Game Boy shell, he replaced... >>

Porsche 911 Turbo S (2017) first drive: Ready to launch

Porsche 911 Turbo S (2017) first drive: Ready to launch

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In a world of McLarens, Ferraris and Porsche's own 918 supercar, it's easy to forget about the shock and awe that the Porsche 911 Turbo was once capable of inducing. The original, usable supercar was once considered to be almost antisocially fast. Is... >>

Here's how Facebook just made 'Live' video exactly like Periscope, Snapchat

Here's how Facebook just made 'Live' video exactly like Periscope, Snapchat

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Facebook last year launched a Live feature, called Live, that lets you broadcast in real time, and now it's majorly updating that same feature to make it more like rival apps Periscope and Snapchat. Periscope is owned by Twitter and essentially lets you... >>

Bethesda says anyone can try Doom beta on 15 April, confirms DLC packs

Bethesda says anyone can try Doom beta on 15 April, confirms DLC packs

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Everyone will be able to get a taste of the new Doom's multiplayer portion in less than two weeks. Bethesda has announced an open beta that will run from 15 April to 17 April. Unlike past betas, which were limited in their availability, everyone with... >>

Easily craft long-form content with Scrivener 2, the preferred alternative to Microsoft Word

Easily craft long-form content with Scrivener 2, the preferred alternative to Microsoft Word

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Tired of using Word to handle your writing tasks? If so, a world of convenience awaits in Scrivener 2, a powerful word processor and project management app. We agree with Jason Snell, Editorial Director of Macworld, who puts it: “Scrivener is one of... >>

Hands-free and secure: ExoMount Touch Air Vent Car Mount is 31 per cent off

Hands-free and secure: ExoMount Touch Air Vent Car Mount is 31 per cent off

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We all get creative with our attempts at hands-free placement, but storing your smartphone in your car’s cup holder never quite seems right. That’s where the ExoMount Touch Air Vent Car Mount comes in, which allows you to drive safely by allowing... >>

Apple code reveals you might soon be able to remove stock iOS apps

Apple code reveals you might soon be able to remove stock iOS apps

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In the near future, you might not have to tuck stock iOS apps into folders. Apple's iPhone and iPad come pre-loaded with Apple-developed apps, such as Compass and Stocks, but unfortunately, you're unable to remove these apps. Unlike third-party apps,... >>

Huawei P9 vs P9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S7 vs LG G5: What's the difference?

Huawei P9 vs P9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S7 vs LG G5: What's the difference?

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Huawei has launched its new flagships - the P9 and P9 Plus - at an event in London. The P9 has been the subject of rumours for several months, as well as plenty of image leaks so if you've been following the speculation, its design probably didn't... >>

Huawei TalkBand B3 added to company's wearables line-up

Huawei TalkBand B3 added to company's wearables line-up

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As well as its new P9 and P9 Plus smartphones, Huawei used its London launch event to unveil a new version of its smartwatch/fitness tracker hybrid, the Huawei TalkBand B3. Like former models, it has a more bracelet-like design to the company's watches,... >>

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus camera gallery: This is what the dual-lens smartphones can do

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus camera gallery: This is what the dual-lens smartphones can do

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Huawei has taken the smartphone world by storm thanks to its P9 and P9 Plus dual-camera system. This was developed with Leica to create smartphone photos like no others before. The Huawei P9 and P9 Plus feature dual 12-megapixel cameras with an f/0.95... >>

Huawei P9 vs P9 Plus vs P8: What's the difference?

Huawei P9 vs P9 Plus vs P8: What's the difference?

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Huawei has made several smartphone announcements over the last six months. Both the Mate S and the Mate 8 were unveiled, the former in September of last year and the latter in December, but fans were still waiting for the Chinese company's next flagship.... >>

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus bring twin Leica cameras in powerful slim bodies

Huawei P9 and P9 Plus bring twin Leica cameras in powerful slim bodies

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Huawei has today unveiled its latest handset as the company looks to increase its global smartphone influence outside of its homeland China. Following a number of successful launches, Huawei has unveiled the P9 and P9 Plus, the latest in a line of slim... >>