Reviews

Hands-on: Olympus Pen E-PL7 review
Cameras

Hands-on: Olympus Pen E-PL7 review

By 7 hours ago

Your eyes do not deceive you: the Olympus Pen E-PL7 has an LCD screen that can be angled to sit beneath the camera. That makes it the apparent perfect selfie machine, giving it a key sell that few other compact system cameras can offer. But otherwise... >>

Leef Bridge 3.0 hands-on: store or transfer files from mobile and computer
Gadgets

Leef Bridge 3.0 hands-on: store or transfer files from mobile and computer

By 9 hours ago

Moving files is something most people do everyday. With cloud-based storage like Dropbox or Google Drive this has become easier than ever. But uploading then downloading again between across devices, at the mercy of Wi-Fi speeds, is something that leaves... >>

Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition: Hands-on the Gooner phone
Phones

Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition: Hands-on the Gooner phone

By 14 hours ago

Gooners rejoice! There's now a smartphone just for you: the Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition. We got our hands on one and thought we'd share the love. This special edition has been created as Huawei is the official global smartphone partner of Arsenal.... >>

BMW 220d review
Cars 4 out of 5

BMW 220d review

By 16 hours ago

BMW has gone to town on a host of new electric, performance and lifestyle models recently, including the i3, i8, X4, M4, M235i - the list has got so long we're almost struggling to keep up. The idea is that there's now a BMW for everyone. Yet what about... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review
Tablets 4 out of 5

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review

By 17 hours ago

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... >>

Samsung Level Over headphones review
Audio 3.5 out of 5

Samsung Level Over headphones review

By 27 August 2014

Headphones are everywhere right now, from established brand names to apparent armies of newcomers busying the market. So when a big name like Samsung releases a new flagship series of headphones boasting "superior HD organic sound" - whatever that means... >>

Volvo XC90 hands-on: The safest Volvo ever is packed full of tech treats
Cars

Volvo XC90 hands-on: The safest Volvo ever is packed full of tech treats

By 26 August 2014

"This is one of the most important days in our history. We are not just launching a car, but re-launching our brand," says Hakan Samuelsson, President and CEO of Volvo, as the cover is drawn off the new Volvo XC90 at a media launch in Stockholm. The new... >>

Devolo dLAN 500 AV Wireless+ Starter Pack review: Extend your Wi-Fi network with ease
Smarthome 4 out of 5

Devolo dLAN 500 AV Wireless+ Starter Pack review: Extend your Wi-Fi network with ease

By 26 August 2014

Having recently moved house, we came across a problem: the Wi-Fi signal from our otherwise impressive Virgin Media Superhub 2 wouldn't reach the back bedroom. No internet in bed - that's a serious modern day dilemma. But the solution to boost our Wi-Fi... >>

Shell Oculus Rift V-Power demo shows why Facebook was so keen to buy VR company
Gadgets

Shell Oculus Rift V-Power demo shows why Facebook was so keen to buy VR company

By 25 August 2014

Shell is one of a handful of companies to publicly display Oculus Rift content that has no connection to its gaming abilities. And it's the first time we've seen the headset itself adorned in branded colours. The Shell V-Power Oculus Rift experience is... >>

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Mini review
Phones 4 out of 5

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Mini review

By 25 August 2014

Budget smartphones are becoming increasingly popular, with a number of capable but affordable choices on the market. Such demand has prompted us to pluck the months-old Alcatel OneTouch Idol Mini out of its box a year after its initial announcement. Priced... >>