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Play FarmVille for real with your very own iPad controlled garden
Gadgets

Play FarmVille for real with your very own iPad controlled garden

By 5 June 2015

Amidst the flurry of SmartHome devices and solutions on display at this year’s Computex in Taipei, one really stood out for us here at Pocket-lint. The OPCOM Farm Cube allows those with no suitable outdoor space to run a mini farm that can operate remotely... >>

Honda Civic Type-R 2015 first drive: A track car for the road
Cars

Honda Civic Type-R 2015 first drive: A track car for the road

By 5 June 2015

For the first time in 7 years Honda has updated its Civic Type-R. But this isn't just an update, this is a reinvention to deliver more power and handling than any Civic Type-R before it. There are a lot of accolades for the 2015 Honda Civic Type-R. According... >>

Gigabyte's Aorus X5: The most powerful 15-inch gaming laptop ever? (hands-on)
Laptops

Gigabyte's Aorus X5: The most powerful 15-inch gaming laptop ever? (hands-on)

By 5 June 2015

The Gigabyte Aorus X5 is billed as "Earth's most powerful 15-inch" laptop in the company's official literature. That's a bold statement for any manufacturer to claim and so Pocket-lint went to have a look at this gaming behemoth at this year's Computex... >>

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... >>