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Get Meerkat for Android before release: Sign up as a beta tester

Get Meerkat for Android before release: Sign up as a beta tester

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Meerkat, the live streaming video platform, is coming to Android. But before everyone gets a go there's a beta testing phase - which you can take part in. If you want to be one of the first people in the world to use Meerkat on Android all you need to... >>

LG G4 QHD display teased in official video: 25% brighter, 20% more colour than G3

LG G4 QHD display teased in official video: 25% brighter, 20% more colour than G3

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LG has officially shown off a teaser of its new flagship G4 smartphone's screen, and it's Quad HD with upgrades. The LG G4 is expected to be fully unveiled at the launch event on 28 April. But leading up to the big day LG has been teasing more and more... >>

Huawei P8 vs Huawei P8Max: What’s the difference?

Huawei P8 vs Huawei P8Max: What’s the difference?

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Huawei may have dropped the Ascend name but it's continued to up the quality of its smartphones and unleashed not one but two variants in the P8 and P8Max. The Huawei P8Max is a whopper of a smartphone, or a small tablet depending on how you look at it,... >>

Huawei P8 vs Huawei Ascend P7: What's the difference?

Huawei P8 vs Huawei Ascend P7: What's the difference?

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Huawei offers high spec smartphones for lower prices than the competition. It's pushing its smartphone quality to a higher level with the new P8. The Huawei P8 is thinner with a bigger screen and better camera – but the improvements don't stop there.... >>

Marathon day near? These tech tips will help you finish faster

Marathon day near? These tech tips will help you finish faster

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Running, cycling, swimming, triathlon or adventure racing – they can all be improved with gadgets. We don't just mean the usual list of kit for runners or bike bolt-ons for cyclists but tech that can make you faster. If you're running a marathon and... >>

Best tech BBQ kit for a flaming good summer

Best tech BBQ kit for a flaming good summer

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Summer is finally upon us and with it comes the primal desire to make fire and cook meat. But the barbeque itself doesn't have to be such an old traditional grill, there's plenty of new tech to make cooking outdoors even better. The art of the barbeque... >>

iPhone 6S could get HTC style Duo camera: Apple buys depth-sensing company

iPhone 6S could get HTC style Duo camera: Apple buys depth-sensing company

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Apple's next iPhone, likely an iPhone 6S, could come sporting a depth-sensing camera similar to the HTC Duo Camera. According to The Wall Street Journal Apple has acquired Israeli camera tech company LinX Computational. Apple has since confirmed the purchase... >>

LG G4 camera double the size of G3 and with six-layer lens tech

LG G4 camera double the size of G3 and with six-layer lens tech

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The LG G4 camera is reportedly able to capture a whopping 80 per cent more light than the G3. This isn't done purely because of that f/1.8 aperture, there's a lot more tech crammed into the new G4 camera. According to Business Korea the LG G4 will feature... >>

Guitar Hero Live unveiled in new trailer, get ready to rock from first person perspective

Guitar Hero Live unveiled in new trailer, get ready to rock from first person perspective

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Guitar Hero Live has been unveiled by Activision as the next step in the music playing game series. Teased last night, the new Guitar Hero Live will focus on making the in-band experience more life like than ever before. Not only can gamers play from... >>

Google Project Fi network plans leak: Unused data refunds, Nexus 6 Nova finance, data across devices and more

Google Project Fi network plans leak: Unused data refunds, Nexus 6 Nova finance, data across devices and more

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Google has already confirmed it will be offering an MVNO network service, dubbed Nova, but now details have leaked. Google's Project Fi has leaked in an app called Tycho which was uncovered by Android Police in a Lollipop build not available to the public.... >>

Parrot Bebop review: App-controlled drone pairs high-flying specs and affordable price
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Parrot Bebop review: App-controlled drone pairs high-flying specs and affordable price

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The Parrot Bebop, which follows-up the company's AR Drone 2.0, is an affordable high-flier with built-in 1080p camera and app-based controls via tablet or smartphone. At £430 it couldn't exactly be called cheap, but in the world of drones it's an affordable... >>

GTA 5 in glorious 4K, picture gallery: Can your PC run it? Find out here

GTA 5 in glorious 4K, picture gallery: Can your PC run it? Find out here

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Grand Theft Auto 5 is now available for PC and it is looking like the best version yet, with 4K visuals available for the very first time - as long as your PC is beefy enough to run it. Rockstar released a swathe of screengrabs to give you an idea of... >>

Apple Watch for £37 anyone? Apple stocks are low, so why not get a replica?

Apple Watch for £37 anyone? Apple stocks are low, so why not get a replica?

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Apple Watch stock is reportedly running low with some countries sold out at pre-order and long waits in others. Could a £37 Chinese replica be the answer? In the Chinese city Shenzen Apple Watch knock-offs are selling for just £37. They're claimed to... >>

Sony 147-inch $50k 4K Ultra Short Throw projector coming to UK this summer

Sony 147-inch $50k 4K Ultra Short Throw projector coming to UK this summer

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Sony has announced its 4K Ultra Short Throw projector, that is able to turn a wall into a mighty 147-inch ultra high definition screen, is coming to the UK this summer. Short throw projectors can sit extremely close to walls meaning they don't take up... >>

Huawei Ascend P8 and P8 Lite appear on leaked billboard showing four colour choices

Huawei Ascend P8 and P8 Lite appear on leaked billboard showing four colour choices

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The Huawei Ascend P8 has been teased plenty by the Chinese company but only now can we see the handset, and its affordable P8 Lite counterpart. The Huawei Ascend P8 and P8 Lite have appeared on a leaked billboard that nowehereelse managed to get hold... >>

Sony Xperia Z4 could actually be Xperia Z3 Neo, with even better Z4 still to come

Sony Xperia Z4 could actually be Xperia Z3 Neo, with even better Z4 still to come

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The rumour mill is firing up for Sony with the suggestion that the Xperia Z4, which has been doing the leak rounds, is actually an Xperia Z3 Neo. The idea behind this leak came from serial leakster @vizileaks which suggests the new Z3 Neo name. This is... >>

Apple Watch sells 1m units on the first day of pre-order in the US, not got one? Expect a wait

Apple Watch sells 1m units on the first day of pre-order in the US, not got one? Expect a wait

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It looks like Apple's potential stock shortages on its Watch are because of ridiculous first day sales with around 1 million pre-orders in the US. Consumer spending tracker, Slice Intelligence, studied 9,080 US online shoppers and says Apple sold around... >>

Garmin Virb X and Virb XE action cameras are smarter and tougher, GoPro should worry

Garmin Virb X and Virb XE action cameras are smarter and tougher, GoPro should worry

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Garmin has announced upgrades to its action sports cameras in its latest Virb X and Virb XE models. Garmin has gone back to the drawing board and redesigned its action cam form factor for the Virb X and Virb XE. The result is a new shape and smaller form... >>

Darpa is working on software that won't need updating for at least a century

Darpa is working on software that won't need updating for at least a century

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Imagine never needing to update an app or operating system ever again. That's what Darpa wants to give to the world. The computer system that Darpa is developing is aimed at lasting the next 100 years of technological change – developing itself as... >>

The 4K smartphone display is here: 5.5-inch Sharp 806ppi super-screen

The 4K smartphone display is here: 5.5-inch Sharp 806ppi super-screen

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Thinking of upgrading to a 2K screen soon in the Samsung Galaxy S6? Just know it's already out of date as sharp has come up with a 4K screen. The Sharp 4K IGZO screen is a 5.5-inch display that has a resolution of 2,160 x 3,840 for a pixel density, Sharp... >>

Gorgeous leaked official LG G4 photos show a smartphone stunner

Gorgeous leaked official LG G4 photos show a smartphone stunner

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The LG G4 is due to be unveiled on 28 April but it looks like that event won't be as surprise-filled as planned. What appear to be the official LG G4 press shots have leaked for all to see. The leak appeared after a microsite that LG is working on appeared... >>

All the Star Wars posters have had an awesome Lego makeover

All the Star Wars posters have had an awesome Lego makeover

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Star Wars has become available in Digital HD format so what better way to commemorate all six films than with a Lego homage? The brains at Lego and Disney have dug out all the Star Wars movie posters and given them the Lego treatment. From Star Wars:... >>

Apple Watch straps that don’t cost a wrist and a leg

Apple Watch straps that don’t cost a wrist and a leg

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The Apple Watch is finally available along with its myriad straps to personalise the setup. But not only is the Watch pricey, the straps are too. Rather than buy the straps from Apple, which you need to do because of those odd 38mm and 42mm sizings, there... >>

Your wearable is already outdated: Sweat tracking changes everything

Your wearable is already outdated: Sweat tracking changes everything

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Activity trackers, heart rate monitors, smartwatches – they're all obsolete already because they don't analyse sweat. Until now heart rate tracking has been a pretty accurate way of measuring your body's training effort. It let you work on certain goals... >>

Jawbone UP3 with HR release date announced, US gets first dibs

Jawbone UP3 with HR release date announced, US gets first dibs

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Jawbone has been teasing its UP3 next generation activity tracker for sometime now. After delays in release its finally going to begin shipping. Jawbone has said shipping of the UP3 will begin from 20 April in the US and everyone who pre-ordered will... >>