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EE Wi-Fi Calling launches on Samsung Galaxy S6, coming to iPhone 6

EE Wi-Fi Calling launches on Samsung Galaxy S6, coming to iPhone 6

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EE has officially announced its WiFi Calling service, which lets you make voice calls and send text messages via a Wi-Fi network. The service will go live on 10 April, alongside the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. The WiFi Calling service... >>

Vodafone bumps up 4G data allowances on its entertainment bundles

Vodafone bumps up 4G data allowances on its entertainment bundles

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With incentive announcements from EE and O2 rattling around, Vodafone has pitched in with its own ideas to entice new customers. It has increased the data allowances on its Red Value bundles and is now offering 4G by default for all monthly handset agreements.The... >>

Apple 8K iMac coming later this year? Reports say 'yes'

Apple 8K iMac coming later this year? Reports say 'yes'

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An Apple 8K iMac may have been leaked before it was supposed to be announced along with a release date of later this year.The leak came from LG which was discussing its plans for a 98-inch 8K TV when it mentioned that "Apple has also announced that they... >>

O2 Wifi Extra gives you the strongest connection wherever you go, without having to sign in

O2 Wifi Extra gives you the strongest connection wherever you go, without having to sign in

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No sooner had EE announced an incentive for its customers than O2 follows with its own. O2 customers can now access free Wi-Fi throughout the UK without even having to sign in ever.O2 Wifi Extra is the evolution of the network's free Wi-Fi service, which... >>

Are you an EE customer? You'll want to pick up your free EE Power Bar then

Are you an EE customer? You'll want to pick up your free EE Power Bar then

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EE is giving a portable smartphone charger to every customer on its UK network. That includes existing and new customers.The EE Power scheme, which will launch in the "coming weeks", will reward customers with an EE Power Bar when they visit any of... >>

Acer unveils the first all-in-one Chromebase with 21.5-inch touch display

Acer unveils the first all-in-one Chromebase with 21.5-inch touch display

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Not to be outdone by Asus' touchscreen Chromebook Flip, Acer has introduced a new Chrome OS device with a touch display.Acer offers several Chrome OS devices, such as a Chromebox, Chromebooks, and the Chromebase series, the latter of which has a new touch-enabled... >>

Google Chromebook lineup adds Flip touchscreen convertible and Chromebit stick computer

Google Chromebook lineup adds Flip touchscreen convertible and Chromebit stick computer

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Google has expanded its Chromebook lineup to include new Chrome OS-powered devices without a traditional form factor.The company has announced the Asus-manufactured Chromebook Flip, for instance. It's an all-metal convertible laptop that's just 15mm thin... >>

WhatsApp voice over internet calling is here for Android, iOS incoming

WhatsApp voice over internet calling is here for Android, iOS incoming

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WhatsApp may be about to do to voice calls what its messaging did to texts - kill them. You can now call over internet using WhatsApp.The latest WhatsApp 2.12.5 update for Android will allow for voice calls over your internet connection, be it 4G, 3G... >>

Microsoft Surface 3: 10.8-inch HD screen, full Windows 8.1, 50% cheaper than the Pro 3 (hands-on)

Microsoft Surface 3: 10.8-inch HD screen, full Windows 8.1, 50% cheaper than the Pro 3 (hands-on)

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We've been following Microsoft Surface - the laptop-meets-tablet hybrid device - since its conception, cumulating in the Surface Pro 3 towards the end of 2014. Now it's new year, new gear: with the brand new Surface 3, a 10.8-inch edition to the line-up,... >>

MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina display (early 2015) review: May the Force be with you
4.5 stars

MacBook Pro 13-inch with Retina display (early 2015) review: May the Force be with you

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The 2015 update to Apple's 13-inch MacBook Pro includes the latest Force Touch trackpad, new Intel Broadwell processors, faster storage, and the promise of an even better battery life.While the MacBook Pro range is available in a 15-inch variant, the... >>

Getting more out of your connected tablet

Getting more out of your connected tablet

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Tablets are great devices to have and even if you have a smartphone with a big display, it will never quite offer the same satisfaction as a tablet will when it comes to work, play and even communication. Whether you use your tablet for competing in... >>

BT Mobile 4G SIM-only prices confirmed, positions it nicely before EE buyout

BT Mobile 4G SIM-only prices confirmed, positions it nicely before EE buyout

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BT has launched its first mobile network offering for many a year with BT Mobile and BT Broadband customers get huge discounts on the company's new SIM-only 4G deals.This comes ahead of a £12.5 billion deal to buy national network EE, which was agreed... >>

Bang & Olufsen teams up with HP to take on Apple and Beats

Bang & Olufsen teams up with HP to take on Apple and Beats

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Bang & Olufsen and HP have announced a partnership that will see the high end audio manufacturer and PC maker team-up to take on the Apple and Beats group.HP laptops used to have Beats branding and tuning until Beats moved to Apple.So what does this partnership... >>

Logitech MX Master wireless mouse: The mouse is making a comeback and is better than ever

Logitech MX Master wireless mouse: The mouse is making a comeback and is better than ever

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While Apple and others are doing their best to re-engineer the trackpad to the ninth degree, Logitech has taken a different tack. It has just launched a brand new state of the art mouse.The Logitech MX Master wireless mouse is the company's new flagship... >>

6 things you can do much better on 4G

6 things you can do much better on 4G

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With its faster download and upload speeds and lower latency, 4G is simply better than 3G for many things you might want to do with your phone or tablet device. We rely on being constantly connected to the internet, whether at home or out and about and... >>

Acer Revo One RL85: The mini PC for work and play (hands-on)

Acer Revo One RL85: The mini PC for work and play (hands-on)

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It's not the first time we've seen a mini PC, but the Acer Revo One RL85's dinky one-litre scale means you can wave goodbye to the bulky tower of old, while its versatile feature set means it's more than just a PC.Indeed, by default it comes boxed with... >>

4G vs 3G: It’s not just download speed you know

4G vs 3G: It’s not just download speed you know

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4G has been available to the British public for more than two years, with EE initially leading the charge by launching its 4G network in October 2012, and the rate of take up by consumers has been impressive. However, there are still plenty of people... >>

Windows 10 coming in summer, just don't expect Internet Explorer

Windows 10 coming in summer, just don't expect Internet Explorer

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Although it is yet to put a firm date on the consumer release of Windows 10, Microsoft has confirmed that we won't have too long to wait.Having previously just said that it will be available "later this year", it has now revealed that it is coming in... >>

Windows Hello lets you sign into W10 devices with your face: How does the new feature work?

Windows Hello lets you sign into W10 devices with your face: How does the new feature work?

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Microsoft has unveiled a new login and security feature in Windows 10 called Windows Hello.The feature is all about biometric authentication, as it allows you to sign into a new device running Windows 10 with just your face or finger. It basically replaces... >>

USB Type-C is here: Faster charging, quicker data, smaller mobiles and the death of AC laptop chargers

USB Type-C is here: Faster charging, quicker data, smaller mobiles and the death of AC laptop chargers

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At last, the new USB Type-C connector is ready for mass production. It will come with reversible ends, featuring the same small connector on either end. But it means so much more for new smartphones, tablets and even laptops.The new Type-C will mean faster... >>

This is the first Vaio Phone after split from Sony, not really aiming for the stars

This is the first Vaio Phone after split from Sony, not really aiming for the stars

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One of the casualties of a Sony reshuffle and consolidation process was Vaio, the company's laptop brand that it sold to Japan Industrial Partners back in March last year. And now the current owner is ready to put the name to more than notebooks; its... >>

What is Force Touch? Apple's haptic feedback technology explained

What is Force Touch? Apple's haptic feedback technology explained

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Apple has a new MacBook that unveiled on Monday, alongside more details about Apple Watch, but one of the more interesting announcements from the company's Spring Forward event actually had to do with trackpad technology.Apple's latest, super-thin notebook... >>

Move over MacBook: Google has a new Chromebook Pixel with two USB Type C ports

Move over MacBook: Google has a new Chromebook Pixel with two USB Type C ports

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Two years after launching the first Chromebook Pixel, Google has announced a new version.The updated Chromebook Pixel uniquely features USB Type C, the same standard for charging that Apple implemented in its latest MacBook. It enables multi-device charging... >>

1.5 million O2 customers will get their bills cut by half

1.5 million O2 customers will get their bills cut by half

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Around one-and-a-half million customers on O2's O2 Refresh tariff will have their bills drop by an average of £18 a month each as the network celebrates its second anniversary of the price plan by slashing fees.The customers who will be affected are... >>

Vodafone to launch Voice over LTE and Wi-Fi calling services this summer

Vodafone to launch Voice over LTE and Wi-Fi calling services this summer

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Vodafone has announced that it will be introducing both Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Wi-Fi calling for its customers from this summer.Until now Vodafone users had to use third party apps for calling over Wi-Fi. Once this comes as standard it will mean those... >>

These MacBook Adapters will add the ports back to the new Apple laptop

These MacBook Adapters will add the ports back to the new Apple laptop

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The new 12-inch Apple MacBook is void of all but two sockets: the new USB Type-C and the 3.5mm headphones jack.Those worried that the move means that nothing will be able to be plugged in shouldn't be, as there are five USB Type-C adapters to help you... >>

Apple MacBook vs MacBook Air 11-inch: What's the difference?

Apple MacBook vs MacBook Air 11-inch: What's the difference?

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Apple has announced a new MacBook at its Spring forward special event, a device that Phil Schiller, Apple VP, said was designed for "extreme portability". It revives the MacBook name, which used to be the entry-level notebook device.The small format sees... >>

New Apple MacBook (12-inch): Stunning, super thin and oh so bling (hands-on)

New Apple MacBook (12-inch): Stunning, super thin and oh so bling (hands-on)

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Apple has announced a new MacBook Laptop that is even thinner and smaller than the MacBook Air, but more powerful than the iPad.The new 12-inch MacBook ditches all the traditional ports in order to slim down to a super-thin 13.1mm in thickness. To get... >>

New Apple MacBook Pro and MacBook Air 2015 announced: Faster and smarter

New Apple MacBook Pro and MacBook Air 2015 announced: Faster and smarter

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Apple took the opportunity to announce its new range of MacBooks at its Spring forward event where the Apple Watch was launched today.The new 13-inch MacBook Pro for 2015 has been upgraded to include the latest Force Touch trackpad that is launching on... >>

Apple has a new MacBook in gold with a 12-inch Retina display

Apple has a new MacBook in gold with a 12-inch Retina display

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Much to everyone's surprise, Apple has unveiled a new MacBook (not MacBook Pro; a new MacBook) while on stage at its Spring forward event.The new MacBook has a 12-inch display and weighs just 2 pounds, making it the lightest Mac ever. At its thinnest... >>

Gigabyte P37X v3 review: Goliath among gaming laptops
4.0 stars

Gigabyte P37X v3 review: Goliath among gaming laptops

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Think gaming laptop and a clear image probably forms in your mind. Huge chunky body? Check. Adolescent blue LEDs everywhere? Check. Looks a bit like a blinged-up Vauxhall Corsa? Yep.Well, take that image and resign it in your brain's dustbin because it's... >>

Dell XPS 13 review (2015): To infinity and beyond
5.0 stars

Dell XPS 13 review (2015): To infinity and beyond

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After company privatisation and realigning its focus for the business market, Dell has only gone and launched the most desirable 13-inch consumer laptop that we've ever seen: the 2015 version of the XPS 13.But business, consumer, whatever label is put... >>

Calling all GDC goers: Pick up your free Razer Nabu X smartband today

Calling all GDC goers: Pick up your free Razer Nabu X smartband today

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Razer is obviously feeling generous as it's announced it will be giving away its Nabu X smartbands at the Game Developers Conference 2015 from today until 6 March.If you're a developer planning to attend GDC in San Francisco this year be sure to swing... >>

Apple rolls out first public beta of OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 with Photos app and diverse emoji

Apple rolls out first public beta of OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 with Photos app and diverse emoji

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If you're excited to ditch iPhoto for Apple's new Photos app, you can now make the switch.Apple has released the first public beta of OS X Yosemite 10.10.3, and it includes Photos for OS X. Feel free to try the new test release, though you should know... >>

HP Spectre x360 hands-on: A slim, sexy, sophisticated two-in-one

HP Spectre x360 hands-on: A slim, sexy, sophisticated two-in-one

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HP has announced the Spectre x360 at Mobile World Congress, offering a 13.3-inch laptop that effortlessly turns into a tablet thanks to the geared hinge. It's a beautiful looking device that oozes premium appeal and we were impressed by how professional... >>

You'll soon access Google Nova mobile network using Google Android on your Google Nexus phone

You'll soon access Google Nova mobile network using Google Android on your Google Nexus phone

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Google is said to be launching its own mobile phone network and sell airtime and data price plans directly to its customers.Plans for a US service, which will use wholesale carrier space acquired from Sprint and T-Mobile, will come to fruition in the... >>

HP Spectre x360 combines laptop and tablet for all day battery with Quad HD display

HP Spectre x360 combines laptop and tablet for all day battery with Quad HD display

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HP has taken the wraps of its new Spectre x360 laptop-cum-tablet that crams power into an attractive frame while offering all day battery.The HP Spectre x360 is a 13.3-inch laptop with touch screen and geared hinge that allows it to be used as a tablet.... >>

Apple MacBook Air refresh: Here's what it needs to beat

Apple MacBook Air refresh: Here's what it needs to beat

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You might be able to get your hands on a Retina MacBook Air by next month.The current MacBook Air is the only Apple laptop without a Retina display, and the hope worldwide is that Apple will soon announce a Retina version of the MacBook Air. Although... >>

Scared of trusting the cloud with your life? WD's EX2100 and EX4100 NAS bays could be the answer

Scared of trusting the cloud with your life? WD's EX2100 and EX4100 NAS bays could be the answer

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Western Digital believes that by 2016 every household in Britain will require 3.3TB of storage on average for all the digital content we've accumulated. And should you attempt to entrust that to online cloud services, the monthly subscription fees could... >>

Google is working on a new version of Chromebook Pixel, and it's coming soon

Google is working on a new version of Chromebook Pixel, and it's coming soon

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Google's £1,049 premium Chromebook is about to get refreshed.There's two types of Chromebooks you can get: really cheap, decent ones, and the Chromebook Pixel. It's a two-year-old touchscreen laptop at the high end of the Chromebook family. Although... >>

Microsoft Office 365 vs Office touch apps vs Office 2016: Confusing, but which one is for you?

Microsoft Office 365 vs Office touch apps vs Office 2016: Confusing, but which one is for you?

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Microsoft is busy working on Windows 10, while also working the next phase of Microsoft Office.The company recently unveiled new Microsoft Office touch apps, and it said a new version of its desktop suite was also in development. While all that sounds... >>

Worried about Lenovo’s pre-installed spyware? Here’s how to remove Superfish from PCs

Worried about Lenovo’s pre-installed spyware? Here’s how to remove Superfish from PCs

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Anyone who owns a new Lenovo computer has likely been subjected to hidden adware.Computer maker Lenovo has been called out by angry customers for pre-installing the software on their machines, and now it is being forced to remove the adware as well as... >>

Apple launches free repair program for faulty MacBook Pros with video issues

Apple launches free repair program for faulty MacBook Pros with video issues

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It's been almost a year since Apple launched a replacement program for iPhone 5 sleep/wake buttons, and now the company is following that up with a similar program just for faulty MacBook Pro laptops.Apple has announced it will offer free repairs for... >>

Toshiba beefs up Kira Ultrabook with Broadwell processor and better battery life

Toshiba beefs up Kira Ultrabook with Broadwell processor and better battery life

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Toshiba has given its Kira Ultrabook an Apple-like refresh. Everything about it stays the same as last year's model but the CPU has been changed, to Intel's 5th generation i7 "Broadwell" processor range, and the graphics are now Intel HD 5500.Not only... >>

Toshiba Chromebook 2 review: Finally a Chromebook worth buying
4.0 stars

Toshiba Chromebook 2 review: Finally a Chromebook worth buying

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We've always admired the Google Chromebook laptop concept and its attempt to deliver an affordable, easy to use, online-focused platform. Problem is, every manufacturer (ignoring Google itself with the ultra-expensive Pixel model) has shoehorned poor... >>

Panasonic Toughbook CF-54: One tough laptop, now slimmer than ever

Panasonic Toughbook CF-54: One tough laptop, now slimmer than ever

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Business is tough, which is why Panasonic wants the company you work for to invest in its Toughbook laptops for field work, with the newly announced CF-54 heading up the range.In an attempt to shed the considerable bulk and weight associated with such... >>