Reviews

Why LeapFrog LeapTV games console should be number one on many kids' Christmas lists
Gaming

Why LeapFrog LeapTV games console should be number one on many kids' Christmas lists

By 13 hours ago

LeapFrog has become quite a force in gadgetry for young children, with well-thought-out intuitive kids' versions of some of the biggest tech trends around. It has kids' versions of handheld games consoles and tablet devices in its range, and recently... >>

Acer Aspire S3 review (2014)
Laptops 4 out of 5

Acer Aspire S3 review (2014)

By 17 hours ago

Slim, light, good-looking laptops are great. If you spend half your life rushing between places with more work to do than is strictly healthy then a decent one is exactly what you'll need. But to fit the MacBook Air-style blueprint in a Windows 8.1 form... >>

HTC One E8 review
Phones 4 out of 5

HTC One E8 review

By 29 August 2014

The HTC One E8 is the plastic-bodied cousin of the M8; a stripped down version of the flagship device that has proven popular with both customers and critics alike. It's designed to be a cheaper handset than the M8, available online for around £330.... >>

Hands-on: Olympus Pen E-PL7 review
Cameras

Hands-on: Olympus Pen E-PL7 review

By 28 August 2014

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 28 August 2014

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 28 August 2014

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 28 August 2014

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 28 August 2014

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... >>