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Vax Cordless vacuum cleaners just got a whole lot more convenient (hands-on)
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Vax Cordless vacuum cleaners just got a whole lot more convenient (hands-on)

By 6 February 2015

Vax has been offering cordless cleaners for some time, but in 2015, they are coming with a twist on the format.  Welcome, then, the Air Cordless Lift and the Air Cordless Switch. The Air Cordless might sound familiar because we reviewed it in 2014 and... >>

Hands-on: Canon EOS M3 review: Still behind the mirrorless market curve
Cameras

Hands-on: Canon EOS M3 review: Still behind the mirrorless market curve

By 6 February 2015

Canon makes great DSLR cameras, there's no doubt about that. But in 2012 when the company dipped into the mirrorless market with the EOS M, it was unusually behind the curve. The EOS M2 appeared in Asia to try and fill a gap, some firmware update appeared... >>

Canon EOS 750D and 760D: Similar features, different designs, more choice (hands-on)
Cameras

Canon EOS 750D and 760D: Similar features, different designs, more choice (hands-on)

By 6 February 2015

Now here's something we didn't expect: Canon unveiled not one, but two new mid-range DSLR cameras to its EOS lineup. The new EOS 750D and 760D are like the filling in a Canon sandwich, sat above the existing EOS 700D, but below the 70D in terms of rank.... >>

Hands-on: Canon EOS 5DS review: Canon breaks the megapixel bank with 50.6MP full-frame DSLR
Cameras

Hands-on: Canon EOS 5DS review: Canon breaks the megapixel bank with 50.6MP full-frame DSLR

By 6 February 2015

An ultra-high resolution Canon DSLR had been rumoured for some time, but with the company adamant that its cameras wouldn't exceed the 22-megapixel count, it's taken a considerable about-turn with the announcement of the EOS 5DS: a 50.6-megapixel full-frame... >>

Vax AirRevolve is the funkiest vacuum cleaner we've ever seen
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Vax AirRevolve is the funkiest vacuum cleaner we've ever seen

By 5 February 2015

Of all domestic gadgetry, it seems that the humble vacuum cleaner is a hotbed of design innovation. We've seen these domestic necessaries move from a boring upright or cylinder cleaners into eye-catching design pieces. The Vax AirRevolve, however, has... >>

Sony MDR-1A BT headphones offer Hi-Res Audio, gesture controls (hands-on)
Audio

Sony MDR-1A BT headphones offer Hi-Res Audio, gesture controls (hands-on)

By 5 February 2015

Sony announced a number of new audio products at CES 2015 earlier in the year, and we recently got our hands on the MDR-1A BT headphones, which have some interesting features.  These are an evolution of the MDR-1A headphones that we rated highly in... >>

Honor Holly: Decent specs for under £100 (hands-on)
Phones

Honor Holly: Decent specs for under £100 (hands-on)

By 4 February 2015

Honor, the new brand launched by Huawei, has unveiled its latest handset in the Honor Holly. After the release of the top end Honor 6 a few months back the company is following-up with another handset to deliver a smartphone to those on a budget. The... >>

Dali Kubik One review: One serious soundbar
Audio 4.5 out of 5

Dali Kubik One review: One serious soundbar

By 4 February 2015

The Dali Kubik One is a statement soundbar if we ever saw one; the pillar box red model in particular being as eye-catching as it is ear-catching. Surprisingly the Danish manufacturer, synonymous with quality standalone audio products, hasn't ventured... >>

Epson Runsense SF-810 review: Serious features, shabby software
Sports Fitness 3 out of 5

Epson Runsense SF-810 review: Serious features, shabby software

By 3 February 2015

Epson, most famous for its printers, is making the move into sports wearables with its Runsense range of GPS-enabled watches. No ink carts or A4 paper to be seen anywhere. Running watches aren't a new concept, of course, with big names like Garmin and... >>

Withings Pulse Ox review: Cute and clever
Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

Withings Pulse Ox review: Cute and clever

By 2 February 2015

Withings introduced the Pulse activity tracker back in 2013, delivering a small device with the ability to track steps, count calories, measure elevation, monitor your heart rate and track your sleep quality. The company decided that wasn't enough and... >>