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Far Cry 4 review: A shooter like no other
Gaming 5 out of 5

Far Cry 4 review: A shooter like no other

By 14 November 2014

All Ajay Ghale wanted was to scatter his mother's ashes in Kyrat. The only reason he returned home to the country of his birth was to fulfil her dying wish to be lost on the wind in Kyrat's wild and untamed landscape. He didn't plan on becoming embroiled... >>

Kia Soul EV: Europe's first full electric SUV (hands-on)
Cars

Kia Soul EV: Europe's first full electric SUV (hands-on)

By 13 November 2014

We've been driving around London in the continent's first electric sports utility vehicle, the Kia Soul EV. Despite having our reservations on initially seeing the unique shape of the car we were soon impressed. Even if this wasn't attractive because... >>

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 review: Hits the ground running
Gaming 4 out of 5

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 review: Hits the ground running

By 13 November 2014

The war was won by FIFA many years ago, but like an oblivious Japanese soldier, Pro Evolution Soccer - better known by its PES moniker - continues to lurk in the undergrowth, carefully biding its time. Perennially citing problems adapting to the new-gen... >>

Monument Valley: Forgotten Shores review: More beautiful levels to enjoy
Apps

Monument Valley: Forgotten Shores review: More beautiful levels to enjoy

By 13 November 2014

Monument Valley is one of the best games for the iPad we've seen this year balancing beautiful graphics with innovative gameplay and a constant sense of wow as the MC Esher themes levels play out before you. One of the biggest criticisms with the game... >>

Apple iMac with Retina 5K display review: Pixel-packed powerhouse
Laptops 5 out of 5

Apple iMac with Retina 5K display review: Pixel-packed powerhouse

By 13 November 2014

With ultra-high definition resolutions becoming increasingly commonplace, the desire for pixel-packed screens is bigger than ever. And the Apple iMac with Retina display surpasses the 4K trend that is eking its way into the home cinema space by offering... >>

Nexus 6: Google's pure Android phablet (hands-on)
Phones

Nexus 6: Google's pure Android phablet (hands-on)

By 12 November 2014

The Nexus 6 has been an elusive beast in the UK. Although it's not uncommon for Nexus devices to be a little behind the US, the lack of Nexus 6 chatter so far has been almost disquieting. Coming to you courtesy of Carphone Warehouse - who showed off the... >>

LG G3 S review: Moderate mid-ranger
Phones 3.5 out of 5

LG G3 S review: Moderate mid-ranger

By 12 November 2014

LG has enjoyed plenty of success with its flagship smartphones of late, and the LG G3 S wants to capitalise on this, offering a mini take on flagship design. In doing so you get a device that, like the Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini or the HTC One mini 2, mimics... >>

Mercedes-Benz C-Class first drive: Striking a balance between sporty and refined
Cars

Mercedes-Benz C-Class first drive: Striking a balance between sporty and refined

By 11 November 2014

Comfort or sporting prowess? It's quandary that every car maker faces when launching a new car, and it seems particularly pertinent when considering the new Mercedes C-Class. It used to be said that stepping into a Mercedes-Benz should lower the driver's... >>

Assassin's Creed Unity review: Brothers in arms
Gaming 4 out of 5

Assassin's Creed Unity review: Brothers in arms

By 11 November 2014

As long as it's been in existence, the Assassin's Creed franchise has banked a ton of its appeal on authenticity. All the games in this series - even on the last generation of consoles - boast some of the most meticulously crafted and beautiful in-game... >>

Canon EOS 7D Mark II review: King of quality
Cameras 5 out of 5

Canon EOS 7D Mark II review: King of quality

By 11 November 2014

To pinch the well-known slogan: good things come to those who wait. And wait we have. For the Canon EOS 7D Mark II is a DSLR that has shunned the typically frequent product cycle, instead taking five whole years to calculate its position in the market.... >>