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Vertu for Bentley is the smartphone for those with very deep pockets

Vertu for Bentley is the smartphone for those with very deep pockets

By 14 October 2014

Vertu, the luxury smartphone manufacturer, has teamed up with the luxury car brand Bentley to create - you guessed it - a super luxury smartphone. The Vertu for Bentley phone, to get this out of the way, is a jaw-dropping £10,700. So what do you get... >>

Smartphones worldwide to be used as the biggest telescope ever created, you can take part

Smartphones worldwide to be used as the biggest telescope ever created, you can take part

By 14 October 2014

Scientists at the University of California Irvine are launching an app which will work on mobiles worldwide to generate the most powerful telescope in the world. The app, called Crayfis, stands for Cosmic Rays Found In Smartphones. It will use images... >>

Future batteries, coming soon: charge in seconds, last months and power over the air

Future batteries, coming soon: charge in seconds, last months and power over the air

By 14 October 2014

While smartphones, smarthomes and even smart wearables are growing ever more advanced, they're still limited by power. The battery hasn't advanced in decades. But we're on the verge of a power revolution. Big technology companies, and now car companies... >>

New battery charges to 70% in 2 minutes and has a life span 10 times longer than yours

New battery charges to 70% in 2 minutes and has a life span 10 times longer than yours

By 14 October 2014

Battery developments are appearing thick and fast these days as everyone scrambles to create the perfect system. The latest is a battery that will live for 2 years and when charging can get to 70 per cent capacity with just 2 minutes plugged in. The fast... >>

Happy you can use electronics on take off and landing? You might not be able to much longer

Happy you can use electronics on take off and landing? You might not be able to much longer

By 13 October 2014

It's been a while since the restrictions on using electronic devices during take off and landing on an aircraft were lifted, but if flight attendants in the US get their way, the ban will be reinstated. The Association of Flight Attendants is taking... >>

Samsung’s Wi-Fi is going to be five times faster, meaning a movie download per second

Samsung’s Wi-Fi is going to be five times faster, meaning a movie download per second

By 13 October 2014

Samsung is working on the next generation of Wi-Fi that will increase download speeds by five times. This new 60GHz Wi-Fi will mean downloads of up to 575MB per second. Presuming your broadband supports that speed when it arrives, of course. Time to get... >>

A week in reviews 6 - 10 October: Tesco Hudl 2, Nikon D750, Moto G 2014, Alien: Isolation and more

A week in reviews 6 - 10 October: Tesco Hudl 2, Nikon D750, Moto G 2014, Alien: Isolation and more

By 11 October 2014

This week it's a bit of a gaming bonanza. As the temperature drops, it means holiday season is on its way and that obviously means sitting around playing video games. From Alien: Isolation, to DriveClub, Assassin's Creed 5 and beyond - there's a whole... >>

Is Apple about to lose its sapphire glass supplier?

Is Apple about to lose its sapphire glass supplier?

By 10 October 2014

Apple's sapphire glass supplier is seeking to end its “oppressive and burdensome” contract with the Cupertino company. The Wall Street Journal reported that sapphire manufacturer GT Advanced Technologies will close two plants in Arizona and Massachusetts,... >>

Did Motorola just leak the Droid Turbo smartphone in red?

Did Motorola just leak the Droid Turbo smartphone in red?

By 10 October 2014

Motorola has teased a red version of the Droid Turbo. But it's also backtracked. As spotted by Droid Life, Motorola just used the official Droid Landing Twitter account to tweet a photo of the Droid Turbo in red. The company quickly deleted the tweet... >>

Just like magic, the Nodus Access Case holds your iPhone in place with Micro-Suction

Just like magic, the Nodus Access Case holds your iPhone in place with Micro-Suction

By 10 October 2014

Apple launched its next-generation of iPhone back in September and before it had even hit the shelves, it was greeted with hundreds of cases, covers and pouches offering their protection. We have rounded up a few in our best iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus... >>