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Asus Transformer T100HA: Cheap, chic and bang-up-to-date (hands-on)
Tablets

Asus Transformer T100HA: Cheap, chic and bang-up-to-date (hands-on)

By 5 June 2015

Asus announced a plethora of devices at the Computex show this year and the T100HA drew some considerable attention. Not because it's the fanciest looking tablet-meets-laptop around, but because it promises plenty for what is likely to be an affordable... >>

Asus Zenbook UX305 review: King of the mid-range
Laptops 4.5 out of 5

Asus Zenbook UX305 review: King of the mid-range

By 5 June 2015

The mid-range laptop market tends to be a sea of nondescript plastic. Who knows, perhaps that's an incentive to spend more cash for something a little more luxe. Not so with the Acer Zenbook UX305, however, which could well be the new poster boy for the... >>

Denon AH-GC20 Globe Cruiser: Wireless, noise cancelling and comfortable (hands-on)
Audio

Denon AH-GC20 Globe Cruiser: Wireless, noise cancelling and comfortable (hands-on)

By 4 June 2015

Denon announced the AH-GC20 Globe Cruiser headphones in April of this year, which it described as "the perfect travel companion, letting you enjoy your favourite music free from the distraction of unwanted ambient noise and all without the hassle of... >>

Denon HEOS 1: Portability, Bluetooth connectivity and water resistance (hands-on)
Audio

Denon HEOS 1: Portability, Bluetooth connectivity and water resistance (hands-on)

By 4 June 2015

Denon announced its entry into the multi-room arena last year, hoping to take on Sonos on"head-to-head". Now the company has extended the HEOS wireless speaker range to do exactly that. Along with the HEOS HomeCinema soundbar and subwoofer combination,... >>

Blocks Wearables: A closer look at the modular Android smartwatch
Wearables

Blocks Wearables: A closer look at the modular Android smartwatch

By 4 June 2015

Blocks Wearables is working on a modular smartwatch. We recently reported that the project is moving forward, hitting Kickstarter this summer, looking to crowd-fund and wing its way to the wrists of gadget fans everywhere.  We caught up with Blocks... >>

Toshiba Satellite Computex prototype to feature face-authentication camera (hands-on)
Laptops

Toshiba Satellite Computex prototype to feature face-authentication camera (hands-on)

By 3 June 2015

Microsoft revealed a prototype by Toshiba at its press conference at Computex in Taipei, highlighting Windows Hello and what could be possible in the future. The new prototype device, which doesn't even have a name as yet, was one of a handful of devices... >>

Dell XPS 15: Does bigger mean better? (hands-on)
Laptops

Dell XPS 15: Does bigger mean better? (hands-on)

By 3 June 2015

Microsoft has shown off a 15-inch version of Dell's new ultra thin, ultra light Dell XPS at the Computex show in Taipei. Like the Dell XPS 13, which was debuted at CES in January and we reviewed in March, the focus of the new model is its impressive display... >>

Audi TT Coupé review: The TT's coming of age
Cars 5 out of 5

Audi TT Coupé review: The TT's coming of age

By 3 June 2015

The Audi TT is a car that's always had an image problem and it all stems from the curvaceous and bubbly first iteration. That was 1998, however, and as much as there was pointing and laughing from some drivers, it didn't stop the TT making its mark on... >>

Pure Pop by Mini Moderns hands-on: Very British Bluetooth digital radios for all tastes
Audio

Pure Pop by Mini Moderns hands-on: Very British Bluetooth digital radios for all tastes

By 3 June 2015

Pure has revealed a new collaboration with London design studio Mini Moderns that has resulted in one of its most striking collection of DAB radios yet. The special edition Pop Maxi and Pop Midi radios have been co-designed by Mini Moderns, using the... >>

Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition tablet available for pre-order: We check out its child-friendly frills
Tablets

Amazon Fire HD Kids Edition tablet available for pre-order: We check out its child-friendly frills

By 3 June 2015

Amazon has made its Kids Edition Fire HD tablet device available for pre-order in the UK, with shipping due to start on 18 June. It's been available in the US for a while, but finally comes to these shores to offer a robust, safe slate that children can... >>