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Hurry! 23andMe DNA test is 50% off on Amazon (US) for Black Friday only

Hurry! 23andMe DNA test is 50% off on Amazon (US) for Black Friday only

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DNA-testing kits like 23andMe have become so popular in recent years that even TV shows like South Park have satirised them.23and Me began in 2006, with the purpose of helping you learn more about your genotype, traits, health risks, and ancestry. Heck,... >>

44 of the best Christmas decorations every geek should own

44 of the best Christmas decorations every geek should own

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Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, that big red suited anti-burglar is sizing up your chimney. But without decorations he may sleigh on by. And without suitably geeky decorations he might not know what sort of high tech kit to leave you.Whether... >>

Mega discount on Lego Death Star, this is the Black Friday deal you're looking for

Mega discount on Lego Death Star, this is the Black Friday deal you're looking for

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It's Black Friday, and there are great deals all over the web. For those of you who are fans of Star Wars and Lego, there are cracking deals to be had right now, including the huge Lego Death Star. As Lego sets go, few are more desirable or iconic than... >>

Ledlenser torches are seriously good and you can save £36 with this Black Friday deal

Ledlenser torches are seriously good and you can save £36 with this Black Friday deal

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When it comes to torches, there probably aren't that many brands that you know about. Maglite, perhaps, is the first that springs to mind, but Ledlenser torches are seriously good and worth the money.The Ledlenser P7 normally sells for around £65, but... >>

Amazing deal: Instant Pot is $48 off on Amazon (US) for Black Friday

Amazing deal: Instant Pot is $48 off on Amazon (US) for Black Friday

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The popular Instant Pot is on-sale for Black Friday.The Instant Pot DUO80 8qt seven-in-one model, which can be used as a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, saute pan, yogurt maker, and warmer, costs $81.99 on Amazon (US), down from its... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Presents for Drone and VR fans

Christmas Gift Guide: Presents for Drone and VR fans

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Take to the skies this Christmas with some great drones from Parrot. Whether it's flying high, at speed, or steady and stable for taking video and photos there is bound to be something to suit. And if the idea of going out doesn't sound up your street,... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Speakers for those Xmas tunes

Christmas Gift Guide: Speakers for those Xmas tunes

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It's Christmas, Last Christmas, Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow. There are so many great Christmas songs that you need to enjoy them wherever you go. Here are 10 great speakers to enjoy Christmas tunes now and then so much more after.  Christmas... >>

Christmas Gift Guide: Gadgets for inspiration

Christmas Gift Guide: Gadgets for inspiration

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Not sure what to get that gadget fan in your life for Christmas, or maybe you just want to spoil yourself. Here are some fantastic ideas from stylish backpacks to iPad keyboards to Droid inventor kits.  Christmas Gift Guide: Presents for Drone and VR... >>

Best Christmas 2017: Gift ideas, decorations, jumpers and more

Best Christmas 2017: Gift ideas, decorations, jumpers and more

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Tis the season to be jolly, Fa la la la la, la la la la. Yes, it's that time of year again when you get to eat mince pies and drink mulled wine and not feel guilty about it.But do you need inspiration? Maybe some ideas of what to get yourself or your... >>

Best Black Friday UK fashion watch deals: Casio, Fossil, Vivienne Westwood, Cavalli, Kors, Armani, Boss and more

Best Black Friday UK fashion watch deals: Casio, Fossil, Vivienne Westwood, Cavalli, Kors, Armani, Boss and more

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Smartwatches might have become the norm for some people, but there are still those of us who would rather a beautiful, elegant timepiece on our wrists rather than one that tells us how many likes we've had on our latest Instagram post.If you're in... >>

Get up to £20 off 3Doodler for Black Friday weekend

Get up to £20 off 3Doodler for Black Friday weekend

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Creative types can save up to £20 off the 3Doodler, the 3D printing pen, this weekend from Black Friday through to Cyber Monday.Amazon.co.uk are offering 20 per cent off all Create and Start pen sets over the BF/CM weekend for those keen to make some... >>

Logitech C920 1080p webcam slashed to £29 for Black Friday, save £61

Logitech C920 1080p webcam slashed to £29 for Black Friday, save £61

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Webcams are boring to most of us. You just need it to work and work reliably, which is where the Logitech C920 comes in. In fact, this very webcam is sitting atop this computer while we're writing this - so take that as a vote of confidence.Normally priced... >>

Keep your teeth sparkling white for less with £140 off an Oral-B electric toothbrush

Keep your teeth sparkling white for less with £140 off an Oral-B electric toothbrush

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Brushing your teeth is an essential but often laborious chore. You can put some fun back into it with visual feedback in the form of a smiley face with this Oral-B Smart Series 6000 electric toothbrush, which you can get for £93 in the Amazon Black Friday... >>

Best US Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 deals: TVs, Consoles, Laptops and more

Best US Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017 deals: TVs, Consoles, Laptops and more

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Ah, 'tis the season again. The season of Christmas sales!This year's sale season begins on Black Friday (the Friday after Thanksgiving in the US) and extends to Cyber Monday (the Monday after Thanksgiving in the US), and it's when companies and retailers... >>

Black Friday Paperwhite steal: The best Kindle is only £79 today

Black Friday Paperwhite steal: The best Kindle is only £79 today

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Amazon's Black Friday sales are landing through-out the week, but today you can get one of the most appealing offers: the Kindle Paperwhite for £79.99, or $89.99 for those in the US.Normally priced at £109.99, there's a £30 saving on the Kindle that... >>

Amazon Kindle: A brief 10-year history from the original Kindle to the new Kindle Oasis

Amazon Kindle: A brief 10-year history from the original Kindle to the new Kindle Oasis

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The Amazon Kindle was launched with one real aim: to bring people books. The Kindle was never designed to compete with tablets and sticking to this principle has allowed the Kindle to evolve through to the present day and excel at its task. The Kindle... >>

What is Black Friday and what are the best UK Black Friday deals?

What is Black Friday and what are the best UK Black Friday deals?

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Black Friday has become a worldwide phenomenon. Coupled with Cyber Monday, Black Friday offers incredible deals from multiple retailers online and in-store. The main action happens on just one day, but there are plenty of bargains to be had on the build-up... >>

Which Amazon Kindle is best for you? Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Voyage or Kindle Oasis?

Which Amazon Kindle is best for you? Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Voyage or Kindle Oasis?

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The Kindle reader is one of the most popular choices for ebook reading, letting you read your favourite books on a digital device, without the drawbacks that come with using a tablet or smartphone.Not only is the Kindle power efficient, meaning it will... >>

Amazon Black Friday sales have started, amazing tech deals to be had right now

Amazon Black Friday sales have started, amazing tech deals to be had right now

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Amazon has started its Black Friday deals event. There are thousands of products available on its dedicated UK Black Friday pages with some amazing discounts on TVs, games consoles, games, smart home devices and many more tech items.An Xbox One S with... >>

Muse is an Alexa device for your car that allows music, navigation access

Muse is an Alexa device for your car that allows music, navigation access

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Amazon's Alexa assistant is officially coming to cars.Sure, vehicles can already integrate the technology, but those are few and far between. Then, there's Garmin, which has made a GPS device-speaker thing that includes Alexa in order to serve up spoken... >>

The EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017 winners revealed

The EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017 winners revealed

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Another year draws to a close but not before we celebrate the finest games, gadgets and other tech treats of the last 12 months in the annual EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. It's time to reveal the winners.You have been voting in your droves, along with... >>

Best advent calendars 2017: From lipsticks and Lego to gin and rare whiskey

Best advent calendars 2017: From lipsticks and Lego to gin and rare whiskey

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December is an exciting month for lots of children, not just because of Christmas falls and the (very, very small) chance of snow, but because many get a piece of chocolate every single morning for 25 days straight. The chocolate might be a bit on... >>

Check out Boston Dynamics' latest robot hellhound

Check out Boston Dynamics' latest robot hellhound

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Boston Dynamics can apparently only make nightmare-inducing robots.The robot company, which was once owned by Google but is now owned by Japan's SoftBank, makes several bipedal and quadrupedal robots, most of which look creepy (see this one and this... >>

Logitech MX Ergo review: Return of the track(ball)
4.5 stars

Logitech MX Ergo review: Return of the track(ball)

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Think back to the early-to-mid 90s, when PCs were taking the world by storm and becoming commonplace. Most of them looked the same: big beige boxes with clunky keyboards and wired mice. There were very few PCs or peripherals that really stood out, especially... >>

The digital decade: Gadgets and gizmos that are 10 years old

The digital decade: Gadgets and gizmos that are 10 years old

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Time flies when you're having fun and in the ever-changing world of tech, your treasured gadget can turn from pride and joy to obsolete chunk of plastic in the blink of an eye. Take a look at our list to see just how many awesome gadgets, gizmos and... >>

EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017: Last chance to vote for your favourites

EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017: Last chance to vote for your favourites

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Towards the end of each year, we host our awards ceremony to reveal the best gadgets from the previous 12 months, and you can help choose the winners.You don't have long left to vote, however - just 24 hours as voting ends on 3 November. So please head... >>

Sony Aibo is reborn as a modern-day puppy pal

Sony Aibo is reborn as a modern-day puppy pal

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Nearly 20 years after the original was first introduced, Sony has resurrected the Aibo brand and developed a brand new robotic dog.This latest version of Aibo certainly looks more like a dog than its predecessors, with a more rounded appearance compared... >>

New Amazon Kindle Oasis review: (What's the story) reading glory?
4.5 stars

New Amazon Kindle Oasis review: (What's the story) reading glory?

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The Kindle Oasis was designed to be Amazon's ultimate reading device. Lightweight, high quality and wonderfully slim, its 2016 launch surprised many, not only by its radical design, but in the ambition that Amazon was exhibiting. Would anyone really pay... >>

Amazing bargain! Amazon slashes £20 off Kindle Paperwhite price, discounts Fire tablets too

Amazing bargain! Amazon slashes £20 off Kindle Paperwhite price, discounts Fire tablets too

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Amazon has sprung a surprise sale on on its website, with discounts on the Kindle Paperwhite reader and select Fire tablets. Amazon sales are few and far between and are usually reserved for Black Friday or Prime Day, but we'll take a price drop any day... >>

Best geek Halloween pumpkins and nerdy Jack-o'-lanterns from around the 'net

Best geek Halloween pumpkins and nerdy Jack-o'-lanterns from around the 'net

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Halloween is upon us and you can fully expect to see a host of ghoulies, ghosties and altogether spooky shenanigans going on throughout the day. But let us not forget that scariest of darkened room dwellers, the ghastly geek. They often emerge from their... >>

Snap hasn't sold many Spectacles but says hardware is the future

Snap hasn't sold many Spectacles but says hardware is the future

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Snap wants to be a hardware company, although it can't sell hardware. Last year, Snap, the company behind Snapchat, launched Spectacles, a pair of smart glasses that allowed users to capture photos and videos that could then be uploaded online through... >>

Best smart clothes: Wearables to improve your life

Best smart clothes: Wearables to improve your life

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Smart clothes are the next step beyond wearables. Despite smart watches and activity trackers just beginning to become popular, smart clothing is already starting to appear.So far there are already items of smart clothing available including t-shirts... >>

EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017 elite judges revealed: Industry pros to vote alongside you

EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017 elite judges revealed: Industry pros to vote alongside you

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The EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2017 winners will be announced during a swish event in London on 14 November, but before we can hand out the 19 prized gongs for the best products of the year, we have to decide what they'll be.This year we've changed... >>

36 incredible visions of futuristic space stations from our past

36 incredible visions of futuristic space stations from our past

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Mankind has long held a fascination with living beyond the confines of our own planet. While some simply dream, NASA commissioned research and studies into the future of our efforts in space. Over the years, NASA has been responsible for a number of... >>

Samsung launches Connect Tag for indoor and outdoor location tracking

Samsung launches Connect Tag for indoor and outdoor location tracking

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Samsung has announced a new location-tracking accessory called the Connect Tag. Samsung claims it's the world's first consumer mobile product to use narrow band network technology.This technology connects to the Internet of Things via mobile data and... >>

What is Hyperloop? The 700mph subsonic train explained

What is Hyperloop? The 700mph subsonic train explained

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Elon Musk has started the building revolution for a new train system.Dubbed Hyperloop, it will allow you to get from London to Edinburgh or LA to San Francisco in under 30 minutes. But what is it and how does it work? Good questions. Musk has likened... >>

Medical marvels: How 3D printing is improving our lives

Medical marvels: How 3D printing is improving our lives

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3D printing is now offering everything from affordable prosthetics to replacement body parts. Discover the incredible and amazing ways that this new technology is changing lives for the better as we dive into the wonderful world of medical marvels. Discover... >>

Apple's CEO thinks the tech for quality AR glasses 'doesn’t exist' yet

Apple's CEO thinks the tech for quality AR glasses 'doesn’t exist' yet

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Apple's CEO wants you to fawn over ARKit, not its rumoured AR device.Tim Cook is a huge fan of augmented reality. He talks about it a lot. So much so that Apple has been rumoured to be developing a dedicated AR device. However, in an interview with The... >>

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) vs Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite: What's the difference?

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) vs Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite: What's the difference?

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Amazon announced the first Kindle in 2007 and since then we have seen eight generations go by. The most recently announced is the new Kindle Oasis and it heads the current line-up of the Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Voyage.All four Kindles... >>

Amazon Kindle and original Kindle Oasis will both offer Audible support with update

Amazon Kindle and original Kindle Oasis will both offer Audible support with update

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Amazon has just announced an updated version of the Kindle Oasis and one of the headline features is support for Audible, meaning you can switch from reading to listening, thanks to Bluetooth hardware in the new device.However, Amazon also has a couple... >>

Amazon's redesigned Kindle Oasis is larger, smarter and waterproof

Amazon's redesigned Kindle Oasis is larger, smarter and waterproof

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Amazon has announced a new version of the Kindle Oasis as it looks to make this flagship reader the most accomplished Kindle so far. Amazon launched the Kindle Oasis in 2016 as a high-end reading device to appeal to Kindle and reading fans. It was incredibly... >>

Amazon is making a smart doorbell so delivery drivers can access homes

Amazon is making a smart doorbell so delivery drivers can access homes

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Amazon is obsessed with last-mile deliveryFor instance, it is making delivery drones that will drop stuff on your front door step, and it's exploring towers to house them. But more recently, it's interested in ensuring deliveries actually arrive at their... >>

What is Tamagotchi, how has it changed, and why is it back?

What is Tamagotchi, how has it changed, and why is it back?

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Ah, the 90s.It's the decade of chokers, Game Boy, beepers, and Tamagotchi. Sure, we forgot to feed them occasionally, but there was no digital pet better than these, which were first released by Bandai in Japan in 1996. Within six months, they became... >>

The best Star Wars: The Last Jedi toys to buy

The best Star Wars: The Last Jedi toys to buy

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi is coming this December.Whether you are a fan of the Empire or the Resistance, there are a number of cool things to buy and do this year including Star Wars-themed coding classes at Apple, an augmented reality game to earn special... >>

9 Alexa skills that make use of the Amazon Echo Show's display

9 Alexa skills that make use of the Amazon Echo Show's display

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So, you own an Amazon Echo Show, and now you want to take full advantage of that cool display. No problem.Well, there is one small problem: Amazon launched the Echo Show in the US months ago, and now you can get it in the UK, but most of the third-party... >>

Unboxed: The new fragrance from Carphone Warehouse, yes you read that right

Unboxed: The new fragrance from Carphone Warehouse, yes you read that right

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Carphone Warehouse has released a new fragrance for the Autumn/Winter phone season so people can enjoy the smell of unboxing their phone well beyond those first few moments of buying a new smartphone.In a clearly tongue in cheek move, the room fragrance... >>

Sphero Mini is a ping pong ball-sized robot you steer with your face

Sphero Mini is a ping pong ball-sized robot you steer with your face

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Sphero has launched a new Sphero. Dubbed Sphero Mini, it's a lot like the original app-enabled robot toy, only it's even tinier. More specifically, it's about the size of a ping pong ball. You can control it with different modes in the Sphero Mini app,... >>