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Ferrari 488 GTB: £200K turbo-charged supercar superstar (hands-on)
Cars

Ferrari 488 GTB: £200K turbo-charged supercar superstar (hands-on)

By 5 March 2015

This is the Ferrari 488 GTB, the company's mid-engine supercar, which replaces the 458 Italia. Launched at the Geneva Motor Show, the 488 features an evolutionary design but is revolutionary in other areas such as its engine. Most notably, this is one... >>

Why the Guess Connect is the sexiest smartwatch there is (hands-on)
Gadgets

Why the Guess Connect is the sexiest smartwatch there is (hands-on)

By 5 March 2015

Guess announced the Guess Connect smartwatch at CES 2015 and while we saw it at the Las Vegas show, it was Mobile World Congress where we fell head over heels in love with it.  The fashion company may be better known for its handbags and shoes,... >>

Watch as Fujitsu iris recognition tech unlocks smartphone at a glance, literally (video)
Phones

Watch as Fujitsu iris recognition tech unlocks smartphone at a glance, literally (video)

By 5 March 2015

Phone access has evolved beyond a PIN code or screen swipe. Fingerprint scanners? So last year. Retina scanning, as per the ZTE Grand S3? A step forward. But none are a patch on just how impressive Fujitsu's iris recognition technology is, as we experienced... >>

Gigabyte P37X v3 review: Goliath among gaming laptops
Laptops 4 out of 5

Gigabyte P37X v3 review: Goliath among gaming laptops

By 5 March 2015

Think gaming laptop and a clear image probably forms in your mind. Huge chunky body? Check. Adolescent blue LEDs everywhere? Check. Looks a bit like a blinged-up Vauxhall Corsa? Yep. Well, take that image and resign it in your brain's dustbin because... >>

Creior Harmony Watch: Stylish well-being wearable for women (hands-on)
Gadgets

Creior Harmony Watch: Stylish well-being wearable for women (hands-on)

By 5 March 2015

Creoir unveiled the Harmony Watch concept at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, introducing a new take on what the activity tracker could become. The Harmony Watch is a well-being wearable designed for women, which detects motion, light and sleep patterns... >>

Dell XPS 13 review (2015): To infinity and beyond
Laptops 5 out of 5

Dell XPS 13 review (2015): To infinity and beyond

By 4 March 2015

After company privatisation and realigning its focus for the business market, Dell has only gone and launched the most desirable 13-inch consumer laptop that we've ever seen: the 2015 version of the XPS 13. But business, consumer, whatever label is put... >>

Forget Oculus Rift, the incredible HTC Vive experience will blow your mind (hands-on)
Gadgets

Forget Oculus Rift, the incredible HTC Vive experience will blow your mind (hands-on)

By 4 March 2015

"Next, I'm going to take you deep underwater," a voice says quietly out of the tranquil darkness we're standing in. Our ears tell us we're underwater a fraction before the scene appears around us. "You're standing on the deck of a sunken wreck."  We... >>

Nvidia Shield is the Apple TV beater we’ve been waiting for (hands-on)
Home Cinema

Nvidia Shield is the Apple TV beater we’ve been waiting for (hands-on)

By 4 March 2015

Nvidia has announced its entrance into the set-top box market with Shield, a new game console and media player based on Android. Shield features the Tegra X1 chipset announced at CES 2015 in January, which is Nvidia’s most powerful mobile processor... >>

Kazam Tornado 552L: Slender 5.2-inch smartphone has got the looks (hands-on)
Phones

Kazam Tornado 552L: Slender 5.2-inch smartphone has got the looks (hands-on)

By 3 March 2015

Kazam - sounds like some kind of magic word, doesn't it? And in the mobile phone market, perhaps it is. For this European-only brand has just launched its latest super-thin phone: the Kazam Tornado 552L. The smattering of letters and numbers might not... >>

Forget Android Wear, MyKronoz ZePhone is a full Android smartwatch (hands-on)
Gadgets

Forget Android Wear, MyKronoz ZePhone is a full Android smartwatch (hands-on)

By 3 March 2015

When is a smartwatch more than just a smartwatch? When it's a wrist-strapped phone, that's when. The MyKronoz ZePhone is exactly that: a giant scale watch that doesn't run Android Wear like so many competitors, but is built on full Android (version 4.2)... >>