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A week in reviews:  29 Sept - 3 Oct: GoPro Hero4's 4K powers, new BMW M3, and best Android Wear watch yet

A week in reviews: 29 Sept - 3 Oct: GoPro Hero4's 4K powers, new BMW M3, and best Android Wear watch yet

By 4 October 2014

Cars, wearables, gaming, phones, actions cams - we've got it all this week. Headed-up by GoPro's announcement of the Hero4, complete with 4K capture at a usable frame rate. We captured pro cyclist Danny MacAskill on the streets of London to give our first... >>

HTC One M8 Eye pops up at TENAA, with 13MP duo camera

HTC One M8 Eye pops up at TENAA, with 13MP duo camera

By 4 October 2014

Pictures and details about the yet-to-be-announced HTC One M8 Eye have leaked online. According to GSMArena, the device has passed through China's TENAA telecommunications equipment certification center with the model number HTC M8Ew. Not only does the... >>

Nokia Lumia 830 release date, price and where to get it

Nokia Lumia 830 release date, price and where to get it

By 3 October 2014

Microsoft Devices has released the Lumia 830, possibly one of the last Windows Phone handsets to feature Nokia branding, in the UK today (3 October). And it comes pre-installed with Windows Phone 8.1 from the box. On top of that are the extra features... >>

NoPhone, the device for phone lovers that's not a phone

NoPhone, the device for phone lovers that's not a phone

By 3 October 2014

As well as some incredibly useful gadgets, Kickstarter has also been a location for some madcap crowd funding projects. We've had Potato Salad, the insanely popular campaign that saw almost 7,000 backers hand over a total of $55,492 to Zack Brown for... >>

Android L shown in guide video, lock screen notifications added and more

Android L shown in guide video, lock screen notifications added and more

By 3 October 2014

The latest Android L operating system has been shown off in a video featuring a Samsung Galaxy S5 running the software. It appears to be called Android Lollipop. According to the video, uploaded by SamMobile, this is an early build of Android L that manages... >>

Is the used iPhone you're buying stolen? Here's how to check with Apple's new tool

Is the used iPhone you're buying stolen? Here's how to check with Apple's new tool

By 3 October 2014

Apple has a new tool that can stop you from buying hot iPhones. The iPhone has long supported a kill switch feature that renders the phone useless should it be reported as lost or stolen. While it's a handy feature for people who don't want strangers... >>

Classic London phone boxes are back and going green, to solar charge your phone

Classic London phone boxes are back and going green, to solar charge your phone

By 2 October 2014

The famous red phone boxes that are synonymous with England are left disuse all over London, or they were until now. The phone boxes have been given new life as solar powered charging stations, along with a new green paint job. The first of six Solarboxes... >>

Asus Zenfone 5 review
4 out of 5

Asus Zenfone 5 review

By 2 October 2014

It was only 18 months ago that cheap phones reeked of compromise; the gap between entry-level Android phones and top-end ones was massive. But that's all changed in recent months. Phones like the Asus Zenfone 5 and Motorola Moto G (2014) have plugged... >>

If you’ve always fancied an osterich leather Android smartphone the Vertu Aster could be it

If you’ve always fancied an osterich leather Android smartphone the Vertu Aster could be it

By 2 October 2014

Premium phone brand Vertu has announced its latest luxury smartphone, which adopts a more fun attitude than some of the business or bling looking devices it's made in the past. That doesn't mean the company's typical pricing scheme has been thrown out... >>

China loves the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 2 million reservations reported in 6 hours

China loves the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, 2 million reservations reported in 6 hours

By 2 October 2014

Apple's iPhone 6 has reached the reservation stage in China and according to reports it's popular with 2 million orders in the first 6 hours. Chinese news outlets are reporting that reservations for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus reached the 2 million... >>