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Kia Sorento (2015) first drive: Savvy 7-seater
Cars

Kia Sorento (2015) first drive: Savvy 7-seater

By 28 January 2015

Can a SUV ever be a truly exciting drive? Now in its third generation, the Kia Sorento has had more than just a facelift to bring it up to date, and while its new body and wheelbase is never going to feel like a Ferrari on the road, for carting around... >>

Project Cars preview: Gran Turismo for a new generation
Gaming

Project Cars preview: Gran Turismo for a new generation

By 28 January 2015

There have been a lot of driving games lately, especially on the build up to the Christmas period last year, so Project Cars has a tricky task to stand out amongst the triple-A titles on the PS4 and Xbox One. But stand out it does, at least from the couple... >>

Withings Activité Pop review: Forget Swiss Made, this budget option is brilliant
Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

Withings Activité Pop review: Forget Swiss Made, this budget option is brilliant

By 28 January 2015

First came the Swiss Made Activité smartwatch from Withings with its shiny metal exterior, curved circular glass, leather straps, and hefty £320 price tag. For those struggling to justify such expense for what is effectively a very nice watch meets... >>

Samsung Gear VR review: Days of Future Past
Gadgets 3 out of 5

Samsung Gear VR review: Days of Future Past

By 27 January 2015

VR, or virtual reality, has a long and winding history. From the distant dream of Sega's VR, unveiled back in 1993, to the modern day it's-almost-here reality of Oculus Rift, it's Korean giant Samsung that's now here to, well, try and sell some more phones... >>

Land Rover Discovery Sport 2015 first drive: All terrain with all the comforts
Cars

Land Rover Discovery Sport 2015 first drive: All terrain with all the comforts

By 27 January 2015

"We're turning back, the weather's beaten us." This was the start of our trip to Iceland to drive the 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport. That may sound like the car failed but in reality it was the only thing that kept us alive. We knew the trip would test... >>

Resident Evil Revelations 2 preview: Dead good so far
Gaming

Resident Evil Revelations 2 preview: Dead good so far

By 27 January 2015

The first Resident Evil Revelations was a slow burner, having been released initially for the Nintendo 3DS and then ported and remastered for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3. Its graphics were perhaps even a little underbaked even then, but the setting – a cruise... >>

Olloclip 4-in-1 lens for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus review: Making your iPhone camera better
Cameras

Olloclip 4-in-1 lens for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus review: Making your iPhone camera better

By 27 January 2015

We all know the how good the iPhone cameras are, but Olloclip thinks it can make them even better. It has just launched the 4-in-1 lens for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (£69.99). The new lens set, a follow on from the previous iPhone 5 and iPhone... >>

Honda CR-V 2015 first drive: Tech-tweaked SUV
Cars

Honda CR-V 2015 first drive: Tech-tweaked SUV

By 27 January 2015

Honda is looking at having a big year in 2015. You can't help but have noticed the new Type R or NSX that will be hitting the roads in 2015, leading the charge in a complete refresh of the company's cars.  The new Honda CR-V, first off the blocks, is... >>

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro review: Design delight, but pricey
Laptops 4 out of 5

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro review: Design delight, but pricey

By 27 January 2015

Lenovo has pushed its Yoga line forward once again with the Yoga Pro 3, a lightweight laptop with a stunning design that features a 360-degree hinge to double as a tablet. The earlier Yoga 2 Pro introduced super-high resolution screens into a small form... >>

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt preview: Four hours playing the fantasy RPG epic
Gaming

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt preview: Four hours playing the fantasy RPG epic

By 26 January 2015

There are heaps of games to look forward to in 2015. But after playing four and a half hours of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, we're going to stick our necks out and say that there will be no other on such epic scale. It's a huge, sprawling open-world that... >>