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Dell XPS 12 hands-on: 4K screen 2-in-1 takes on Surface Pro 4, coming 2016

Dell XPS 12 hands-on: 4K screen 2-in-1 takes on Surface Pro 4, coming 2016

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When we think of Dell's XPS line we think laptops. But that's all about to change with the introduction of the 2016 Dell XPS 12 - a 2-in-1 tablet with keyboard dock that's feature-packed and looks set to take on the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. We got to... >>

That's no moon that’s a HP Star Wars Special Edition Notebook

That's no moon that’s a HP Star Wars Special Edition Notebook

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After a series of teases over the last few days, HP has finally revealed its Star Wars-themed laptop, which is coming later this month, starting at €799. The Star Wars Special Edition Notebook is designed around the dark side of the force, with a Galactic... >>

HP Envy Note 8 hands-on: 8-inch tablet with a 10-inch keyboard that's not as weird as you think

HP Envy Note 8 hands-on: 8-inch tablet with a 10-inch keyboard that's not as weird as you think

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When HP unveiled its new 8-inch tablet on stage during its Barcelona holiday line-up reveal event it looked like a conventional device at that size. But then the company slotted it into a 10-inch keyboard and everybody looked on in bemusement. Funnily... >>

HP Spectre x2 hands-on: A 2-in-1 that gives the Surface Pro 4 a run for its money

HP Spectre x2 hands-on: A 2-in-1 that gives the Surface Pro 4 a run for its money

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The HP Spectra x2 is, after an initial bout of scrutiny, a gorgeous device. It will need a lot more testing before we can tell exactly what it's capable of, but it's both an impressive tablet and a decent laptop to boot. HP includes the keyboard with... >>

HP Spectre x360 Bang & Olufsen limited edition hands-on: The best Windows 10 laptop just got better

HP Spectre x360 Bang & Olufsen limited edition hands-on: The best Windows 10 laptop just got better

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HP has unveiled a new version of its recent success story, the Spectre x360, that has been reworked thanks to the company’s ongoing partnership with Bang & Olufsen.Not only does it now adopt the B&O logo (even though it has been revealed that the speakers... >>

Spectre x2 is HP's thinnest 2-in-1 ever and it's powerful too

Spectre x2 is HP's thinnest 2-in-1 ever and it's powerful too

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Following Microsoft's big unveil of its Windows 10 hardware last night, HP has held an event to reveal its new offerings. One of these is a new Spectre x2 laptop that converts into a tablet. The Spectre x2 is the thinnest 2-in-1 convertible PC the company... >>

Microsoft Surface Book vs Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display: What's the difference?

Microsoft Surface Book vs Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display: What's the difference?

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Microsoft says that its first ever laptop, the Surface Book, is the most powerful 13-inch laptop ever made. Apple may have something to say about that. The Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display is the company's most powerful laptop creation, aimed at... >>

Apple's 21.5-inch iMac with a 4K display might finally launch next week

Apple's 21.5-inch iMac with a 4K display might finally launch next week

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There is a tonne of new Apple stuff to buy this autumn, including new iPhones, a new Apple TV, and an iPad Pro, and now it looks like you can add iMacs with UHD screens to that list of new products. In September, days before Apple's big iPhone 6S event,... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs Surface Pro 3: What's the difference?

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 vs Surface Pro 3: What's the difference?

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Microsoft has updated its Surface Pro line, with the introduction of the Surface Pro 4. The latest model packs in more power and more resolution than its Surface Pro 3 predecessor, and with the watching eyes of the Apple iPad Pro now on the horizon, does... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 official: Price, release date, everything you need to know

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 official: Price, release date, everything you need to know

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It's Surface Pro 4 time, the latest tablet-meets-laptop product from Microsoft that is thinner, lighter and more powerful than its 2013 Surface Pro 3 predecessor. Here's everything you need to know. Surface Pro 4: Design The Surface Pro 4 maintains the... >>

Microsoft Surface Book: Everything you need to know about the world's fastest laptop

Microsoft Surface Book: Everything you need to know about the world's fastest laptop

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Microsoft has unveiled it's first ever laptop built by the company, the Surface Book. Microsoft say this is the fastest 13-inch laptop ever made and is twice as fast as the MacBook Pro. But it's about more than power, it's more than a laptop, the screen... >>

HP might debut a Star Wars-themed Windows 10 device this week

HP might debut a Star Wars-themed Windows 10 device this week

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HP is likely getting ready to unveil a Star-Wars themed Windows 10 device. If that's the case, you'll apparently get to see it shown off in just two days.The PC maker has a press event planned for 7 October in Barcelona, where Microsoft will join HP on... >>

Apple OS X El Capitan now out: Here's how to get the free update and more

Apple OS X El Capitan now out: Here's how to get the free update and more

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Apple has released OS X El Capitan (10.11), the latest version of the Mac operating system. This major update is available to Mac users across the world - free of charge. Prior to the golden master version, which was made available to developers and testers... >>

Apple OS X El Capitan review: Tweaks rather than overhaul for free OS update
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Apple OS X El Capitan review: Tweaks rather than overhaul for free OS update

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It's that time of year again when Apple releases a new operating system - this year named El Capitan - bringing new features and some changes to its desktop software and your MacBook or iMac. But with Apple introducing the iPad Pro, and a strong push... >>

Apple OS X El Capitan almost ready for download: 10 new features to try

Apple OS X El Capitan almost ready for download: 10 new features to try

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Apple's next operating system, OS X El Capitan, will be available as a free upgrade to its Mac users on the 30 September, and follows on from  the Yosemite release launched last year. OS X El Capitan brings with it several new features, all of which... >>

This new Riffsy app lets you easily find and share GIFs from a Mac

This new Riffsy app lets you easily find and share GIFs from a Mac

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Although people still debate how to pronounce GIF, everyone will agree that GIFs themselves are pretty amazing. And now, thanks to a free desktop app from a company called Riffsy, you can get your fill of them with a Mac. When Apple opened up its keyboard... >>

Office 2016 for Windows 10 now available: How to get it and key new features explained

Office 2016 for Windows 10 now available: How to get it and key new features explained

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Microsoft has finally released the Windows 10 version of Office 2016, which follows from the Mac OS X software released in July, and we can safely say that it's the best version of its productivity suite we've seen. There are several key changes you'll... >>

To insure or not to insure? The daftest ways of busting your smartphone

To insure or not to insure? The daftest ways of busting your smartphone

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Holy busted smartphones, Batman! If you or a friend or family member have ever smashed up a smartphone then you'll know all about the exquisite mental (and financial!) discomfort of seeing a £600+ piece of hardware shatter to smithereens in front of... >>

How to ensure you don’t drop your phone down the loo

How to ensure you don’t drop your phone down the loo

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Are you a butterfingered iPhone addict who cannot even visit the toilet without the aid of your touchscreen second-brain? If so, you might be glad to hear that there is an actual product that has been invented specifically to ensure you don’t drop your... >>

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700: Better than the Microsoft Surface Pro?

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 700: Better than the Microsoft Surface Pro?

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Lenovo is making moves to take a bite out of the Microsoft Surface Pro, revealing its 12-inch IdeaPad Miix 700 tablet-meets-laptop 2-in-1 hybrid at the IFA consumer technology fair. And it has a number of additional features that put it a notch ahead... >>

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: Projector tablet breaks the traditional mould (hands-on)

Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro: Projector tablet breaks the traditional mould (hands-on)

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Tablets are evolving to try and innovate; to bring new and desirable features into a market that's stagnated somewhat. It takes something new to standout from the crowd, which is exactly what the Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro does. At first glance you might wonder... >>

Apple patents fuel cell laptop battery for long-lasting MacBook

Apple patents fuel cell laptop battery for long-lasting MacBook

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If we had to complain about one thing when it comes to Apple's laptops, we'd gripe about battery life. And that's especially true if you own an older MacBook Pro. Simply run the Chrome browser on your machine for a couple hours, and before you know it,... >>

Apple might show off a 21.5-inch iMac with a 4K display next month

Apple might show off a 21.5-inch iMac with a 4K display next month

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There is going to be a tonne of new Apple stuff to buy this autumn. The Cupertino-based company is getting ready to launch its new iPhones and maybe even an updated Apple TV and all-new iPad Pro within the next month, but in addition to all that, a new... >>

Acer Chromebook R11: Fully flexible Chromebook packs IPS screen on a budget

Acer Chromebook R11: Fully flexible Chromebook packs IPS screen on a budget

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We've seen a dozen Chromebooks and it's fair to say few have ever impressed us. Why? Because of poor screen choices with limited angles of view. Not so the Acer Chromebook R11. By packing in an IPS touchscreen panel this 11.6-incher can be tilted to extreme... >>