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Tesco Hudl Smartphone is no more, Hudl 2 gets all the attention

Tesco Hudl Smartphone is no more, Hudl 2 gets all the attention

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Tesco announced plans to release its own brand smartphone under the Hudl name. Those plans have now been set aside as the supermarket giant announced it will shelve the Hudl smartphone to focus on the Hudl 2 tablet instead.The Hudl 2 tablet was expected... >>

Acer Aspire Switch 11 hands-on: Hybrid offers multiple positions and uses

Acer Aspire Switch 11 hands-on: Hybrid offers multiple positions and uses

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Acer announced the Aspire Switch 11 during its press conference at IFA 2014, bringing another multi-positional laptop-meets-tablet device to its portfolio.We got our hands on the new 2-in-1 notebook series at the show to see what the 11.6-inch model... >>

Lenovo Tab S8 hands-on: Intel inside colourful shell

Lenovo Tab S8 hands-on: Intel inside colourful shell

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Lenovo announced a number of new devices at IFA 2014, one of which was its first Intel-based Android tablet known as the Lenovo Tab S8.The new 8-inch tablet will be available from September with a $199 price tag and we got our hands on it at the consumer... >>

Just how water and dustproof is the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active? This much...

Just how water and dustproof is the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active? This much...

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One of Samsung's lesser hyped products unveiled at IFA 2014 was its ruggedised version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 tablet. The 8-incher is thicker and less sleek than the company's other slates, but it adds water and dustproofing for a more extreme lifestyle.When... >>

Alcatel OneTouch announces octa-core Hero 2 smartphone, POP 2 handsets and Hero 8 tablet

Alcatel OneTouch announces octa-core Hero 2 smartphone, POP 2 handsets and Hero 8 tablet

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Alcatel OneTouch has announced a new line of mobiles and tablets from the IFA trade show in Berlin. The Hero 2, POP 2 and Hero 8 have all been revealed.The Hero 2 is Alcatel OneTouch's flagship smartphone featuring a 4G LTE enabled 2GHz  octa-core MediaTek... >>

Wacom shows off new Bamboo Stylus solo, duo, fineline and Intuos Creative Stylus 2

Wacom shows off new Bamboo Stylus solo, duo, fineline and Intuos Creative Stylus 2

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Wacom has announced its latest line of digital pens in the Bamboo Stylus solo, duo, fineline and Intuos Creative Stylus 2.The Wacom Bamboo Stylus is now in its third generation with an upgraded tip swapping out the stuttery rubber ends for a carbon fiber... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active is Sammy's toughest slate with stylus yet

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active is Sammy's toughest slate with stylus yet

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Samsung has announced a new member of its Galaxy Tab family and this one in a toughie, the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active.The Active is the same name given to the tough version of the Galaxy S5. Like that, this tablet is also built to withstand anything.The... >>

Panasonic unveils new rugged tablets for business: Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 cater for Windows and Android markets

Panasonic unveils new rugged tablets for business: Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 cater for Windows and Android markets

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Panasonic has unveiled its latest business tablets at IFA 2014: the Toughpad FZ-E1 and the Toughpad FZ-X1.Running on Windows 8 and Android platforms respectively, the FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 cater for a wide market - although it's not a product you'll find in... >>

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4: What's the difference?

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4: What's the difference?

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Sony has announced the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact during its press conference at IFA 2014 in Berlin.The new device brings an 8-inch version of its Xperia Z2 Tablet to the tablet world but how does it compare to the existing devices out there? We put it... >>

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact vs Apple iPad mini with Retina display: What's the difference?

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact vs Apple iPad mini with Retina display: What's the difference?

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Sony has announced a number of additions to its Xperia range of mobile devices, one of which is a compact version of its Xperia Z2 Tablet that was announced earlier this year.The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is an 8-inch device that couples many of the Xperia... >>

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact: It may be a mouthful, but it won't be a handful

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact: It may be a mouthful, but it won't be a handful

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Taking the award for the most convoluted name is the Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact, announced today at IFA 2014.Joining the new flagship Xperia Z3 and smaller sidekick the Xperia Z3 Compact is Sony's take on the 8-inch tablet.Smaller format tablets have... >>

Hands-on: Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact review

Hands-on: Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact review

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Sony has announced the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact during its press conference at IFA 2014 in Berlin, which brings the specs of the Xperia Z2 Tablet launched 6 months ago to a smaller, more compact offering.The 8-inch device carries the same "world's... >>

Acer Aspire 8 W offers Windows 8.1 tablet for only £120

Acer Aspire 8 W offers Windows 8.1 tablet for only £120

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Acer has just announced a new member to its Aspire tablet family, the 8 W. It's an affordable way to get a tablet with the Windows 8.1 operating system.The Acer Iconia 8 W comes with all the Windows greats built-in like MS Office 365 Personal, meaning... >>

Asus MeMO Pad 7: Intel powered tablet heads to John Lewis

Asus MeMO Pad 7: Intel powered tablet heads to John Lewis

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John Lewis is to exclusively stock a new Asus MeMO Pad tablet in the next couple of days.The new model will cost £179, be dubbed the Asus MeMO Pad 7, and feature, as the name suggests, a 7-inch touchscreen display.The tablet will run the latest version... >>

Toshiba Encore Mini packs Windows 8.1 into a 7-inch tablet

Toshiba Encore Mini packs Windows 8.1 into a 7-inch tablet

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Taking Windows 8.1 with Bing to the small scale, Toshiba has announced the Toshiba Encore Mini at IFA 2014. Looking to challenge Android in the 7-inch tablet stakes, the Encore Mini is powered by an Intel Atom Z3745 processor with 1GB of RAM, designed... >>

Greenpeace to tech industry: Be more like Apple

Greenpeace to tech industry: Be more like Apple

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Greenpeace has criticised Samsung, Microsoft, Amazon and others for not doing enough to create green gadgets saying they should act more like Apple. In a new report out ahead of the IFA trade show in Berlin, the environmental organisation says Samsung... >>

Logitech Bluetooth keyboard dock lets you easily switch from tablet, to smartphone to PC

Logitech Bluetooth keyboard dock lets you easily switch from tablet, to smartphone to PC

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Logitech has announced a new Bluetooth keyboard dock designed to support users of multiple devices.The Logitech Bluetooth Multi-Device Keyboard K480 allows you to connect up to three devices via Bluetooth and lets you switch between them using a dial.The... >>

Lenovo's first Intel-powered Android tablet is the Tab S8

Lenovo's first Intel-powered Android tablet is the Tab S8

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Lenovo has launched the Lenovo Tab S8, its first Intel-based Android tablet. Launched at IFA 2014, the new tablet takes the small form factor, with an 8-inch display. The display has a 1920 x 1200 pixel resolution, fairly average for this size of device,... >>

NOW TV adds Chromecast support for Android, iPhone and iPad, still no Apple TV though

NOW TV adds Chromecast support for Android, iPhone and iPad, still no Apple TV though

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As reported in March, Sky's NOW TV subscription service is making good on the promise of supporting as many streaming devices as possible by adding Google Chromecast support for its apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.The NOW TV apps for both... >>

Can DJing be any simpler? Pioneer DDJ-WeGO3 hooks up to your iPad or iPhone and mixes from Spotify

Can DJing be any simpler? Pioneer DDJ-WeGO3 hooks up to your iPad or iPhone and mixes from Spotify

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Pioneer has announced a tactile DJ console that uses an iPad, iPhone or iPod touch as the music source and, because of support for Algoriddim's djay 2 application, can also spin tunes directly through Spotify - you don't even need to own the tracks themselves.The... >>

100% free internet... who are they kidding?

100% free internet... who are they kidding?

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If you are constantly looking for free Wi-Fi then FreedomPop has the answer. Forget about trekking it to Starbucks or frantically searching for your neighbour's unsecured, open Wi-Fi network. FreedomPop will hook you up with 100% free high speed wireless... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now available in the UK

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 now available in the UK

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The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 has finally made it to the UK. Having been released in June in the US, it's taken a while to come across the pond, but the high-spec'ed tablet is now available from Microsoft's own online store, Currys & PC World, Argos and... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review
4.0 stars

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review

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Microsoft Surface is one of those products lines that's neither quite here nor there. But the Surface Pro 3 looks to change that, by refreshing the range in a new, larger 12-inch model that Microsoft has referred to as a "laptop killer".Cleaner cut marketing... >>

You’ll never believe these pictures were drawn on a Surface Pro 3

You’ll never believe these pictures were drawn on a Surface Pro 3

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To celebrate the launch of its Surface Pro 3 tablet, Microsoft commissioned renowned ballpoint pen artist James Mylne to recreate three of the famous paintings hanging in the National Portrait Gallery in London, using just the tablet and its included... >>

HTC Nexus X tablet shown with 192-core Nvidia 64-bit Tegra K1 processor

HTC Nexus X tablet shown with 192-core Nvidia 64-bit Tegra K1 processor

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The new Nexus X tablet, made by HTC, has leaked showing its 64-bit Nvidia Tegra K1 innards.The tablets appeared on a CPU-Z report running the Tegra K1 Denver at 2.5GHz. The chip was previously rumoured to appear on HTC's Nexus tablet. This processor is... >>

Apple's rumoured 12.9-inch iPad could enter production early next year

Apple's rumoured 12.9-inch iPad could enter production early next year

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Apple's iPad is about to get a lot bigger, it's claimed.Bloomberg has reported that Apple is getting ready to manufacturer its "largest-ever" iPad, and that production will kick off in the first quarter of 2015. That doesn't mean the company won't unveil... >>

Whoops! Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact and SmartWatch 3 leaked by Sony itself

Whoops! Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact and SmartWatch 3 leaked by Sony itself

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With the IFA consumer electronics trade show around the corner, some companies prefer to reveal what products they are likely to exhibit for the first time in Berlin. However, Sony generally isn't one of them, more often opting to announce kit during... >>

Apple's iPad Air 2 parts leak out: Are these the first photos?

Apple's iPad Air 2 parts leak out: Are these the first photos?

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The first alleged photos of internal components designed for the Apple iPad Air 2 have surfaced, reportedly revealing parts like flex cables and antennas for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS.French blog iPhonote claimed the photos are from an unnamed source... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook eBook reader edition tablet now on sale in US

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook eBook reader edition tablet now on sale in US

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The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, a collaborative tablet and eBook reading device from Samsung and Barnes & Noble, is now on sale in the US.Available from Barnes & Noble stores or bn.com, the 7-inch device comes with $200 worth of content at no extra cost.... >>

Somewhere over the Galaxy Tab S rainbow, skies are blue

Somewhere over the Galaxy Tab S rainbow, skies are blue

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Samsung unveiled a Super AMOLED rainbow installation on London's Southbank on Tuesday evening, which consisted of 150 Galaxy Tab S devices.The Midnight Rainbow installation measures 14 foot high and 26 foot wide and it uses the screens of the company's... >>

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact makes appearance in official Sony documents

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact makes appearance in official Sony documents

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Sony appears to be working on a new Xperia Z3 tablet that's a smaller, upgraded version of the full-sized Z2 model.The Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact leaked out after appearing on the user guide of the Sony BSC10 Bluetooth speaker. The Sony Xperia Z3 smartphone... >>

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite quietly updated with double storage

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite quietly updated with double storage

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For those of you who prefer an ereader over a tablet as your ebook-reading machine, then you'll be glad to know that Amazon has quietly doubled the storage of its Kindle Paperwhite.The Amazon Kindle is a series of ebook readers by Amazon.com. The first-generation... >>

Get an LG G Pad 8.0 with upgraded LTE connectivity this week

Get an LG G Pad 8.0 with upgraded LTE connectivity this week

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LG has announced that its G Pad 8.0 with added LTE 4G connectivity will begin shipping this week in Europe.The LG G Pad 8.0 has had 4G LTE added to it in a bid to offer greater connectivity to all LG devices following the release of the G3.The LG G Pad... >>

Amazon launches Square-like Local Register card reader for all platforms

Amazon launches Square-like Local Register card reader for all platforms

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Online retailer Amazon has introduced a mobile card reader called Local Register, essentially pitting itself against the likes of Square.Local Register enables you to swipe credit and debit cards using your mobile device equipped with Amazon's physical... >>

Skylanders Trap Team for iPad, Android and Fire OS: Hands-on with the full console game on tablet

Skylanders Trap Team for iPad, Android and Fire OS: Hands-on with the full console game on tablet

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Skylanders has appeared on mobile platforms a couple of times in the past, but always in tie-in titles that featured the characters but not the gameplay of the hugely successful console game and toy franchise.The technology has never really been up... >>

New Apple iPad and iPad mini to feature anti-reflection screen, out this year

New Apple iPad and iPad mini to feature anti-reflection screen, out this year

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Apple is said to be unveiling a new iPad and iPad mini later this year. Both should feature a new anti-reflection coating.The report, from insider sources talking to Bloomberg, says that Apple's weakness right now is in the tablet market. Apparently that... >>

Google Nexus Foo 10.3-inch tablet may bring a new Nexus naming format

Google Nexus Foo 10.3-inch tablet may bring a new Nexus naming format

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The latest tablet from Google in its Nexus line has leaked sporting the new naming format dubbed Foo.The device leaked on a GFXBench test measuring the device and showing off its specifications.This will be the first time a Nexus tablet has been given... >>

14 ways to know you're too tech savvy

14 ways to know you're too tech savvy

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As part of Ofcom's annual Communications Market Report it used a test method to find the Digital Quotient (DQ) score of adults and kids around the UK, with some startling results.Like an IQ test, a DQ exam gives a final score on how tech savvy people are.... >>

Apple and Samsung now BFFs, both drop court cases outside US

Apple and Samsung now BFFs, both drop court cases outside US

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After a protracted battle that has lasted over three years, Apple and Samsung have finally made up. At least outside of the US.They have both agreed to drop all court cases against each other in all regions outside the States, including the UK, South... >>

Sony is quitting the eReader biz worldwide, after losing out to Amazon Kindle

Sony is quitting the eReader biz worldwide, after losing out to Amazon Kindle

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Months after shutting down the Sony Reader Store for eBooks as well as closing down eBook outlets worldwide and transferring customers to Kobo for all new eBook purchases, Sony has announced it will stop manufacturing eReader hardware.According to The... >>

CBeebies Storytime brings Octonauts, Grandpa in My Pocket, and others to the iPad

CBeebies Storytime brings Octonauts, Grandpa in My Pocket, and others to the iPad

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The BBC has launched a new CBeebies Storytime app for the iPad that will allow kids to read six interactive stories about some of their favourite characters and shows from the children's channel.The new app, which goes live in the App store today, will... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 review
4.5 stars

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 review

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It seems that not a month goes by without a new Samsung tablet surfacing. It's made the market so busy with options that, frankly, it's got downright confusing. So let's cut to the skinny: the Tab S, seen here in its 8.4-inch version, is one of the best... >>

Co-op ops to pop tablets on its trolleys to quiz shoppers

Co-op ops to pop tablets on its trolleys to quiz shoppers

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British high street grocery chain the Co-operative is trialling a scheme whereby it mounts touchscreen tablet devices on trolleys in certain branches in order to interact more with shoppers.The tablets will quiz customers as they walk through the stores... >>

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 review
4.5 stars

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 review

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Samsung has not been shy of launching new tablets in recent years, with different lines, sizes and specs meaning there's a Tab for just about anyone, no matter what your predilection.The Galaxy Tab S joins the line-up in a slightly confusing position... >>

Nvidia follows up Shield with 8-inch Shield Tablet for gamers, Tegra K1 and 192-core GPU

Nvidia follows up Shield with 8-inch Shield Tablet for gamers, Tegra K1 and 192-core GPU

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Nvidia has had one stab at making an Android-based portable games machine, the Shield, but decided not to release it outside of the US or Canada. Instead, its follow-up is a more universal device that also features the best gaming experience possible,... >>

Nvidia Shield Tablet could be Android games console we actually want and here's why

Nvidia Shield Tablet could be Android games console we actually want and here's why

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Nvidia is open and honest about why it never brought the Nvidia Shield Android gaming device to the UK or, indeed, anywhere else outside of the US and Canada; it just wasn't good enough. Or, at least, by the time it became good enough something else was... >>

Kensington KeyFolio Thin X3 keyboard turns your iPad into a laptop and lets you charge your phone at the same time

Kensington KeyFolio Thin X3 keyboard turns your iPad into a laptop and lets you charge your phone at the same time

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There are seemingly so many iPad keyboards these days that for them to stand out they have to offer something different.The Kensington KeyFolio Thin X3 keyboard tries to do just that by not only offering you a minimalist case in which to keep you iPad... >>