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Dyson V6 Absolute: The mother of all cordless vacuum cleaners (hands-on)
Gadgets

Dyson V6 Absolute: The mother of all cordless vacuum cleaners (hands-on)

By 12 March 2015

Dyson has reinvigorated its cordless vacuum cleaner range with two new models this month, one designed for more aggressive home spillages with a nylon cleaning head - the V6 Fluffy - and one that is the top of the line, that suits any floor you happen... >>

X-mini Clear Bluetooth speaker review: Sound that pops
Audio 4 out of 5

X-mini Clear Bluetooth speaker review: Sound that pops

By 10 March 2015

When it comes to Bluetooth speakers there's real variety available, making that choice all the more difficult. There's waterproof, waterbottle-shaped, portable, high-end, affordable, big brand and no name. As a company X-mini is best known for an innovative... >>

New Apple MacBook (12-inch): Stunning, super thin and oh so bling (hands-on)
Laptops

New Apple MacBook (12-inch): Stunning, super thin and oh so bling (hands-on)

By 9 March 2015

Apple has announced a new MacBook Laptop that is even thinner and smaller than the MacBook Air, but more powerful than the iPad. The new 12-inch MacBook ditches all the traditional ports in order to slim down to a super-thin 13.1mm in thickness. To get... >>

Audi A6 Avant (2015) first drive: Home from stately home
Cars

Audi A6 Avant (2015) first drive: Home from stately home

By 9 March 2015

The Audi A6 Avant, or estate for those not conversant with Audi parlance, has seen a minor revision for 2015. It remains one of the obvious models of estate envy on the road, offering plenty of space and comfort over and above the popular A4 Avant. ... >>

Motorola Moto E (2015) review: The budget phone to beat
Phones 4.5 out of 5

Motorola Moto E (2015) review: The budget phone to beat

By 9 March 2015

The original Motorola Moto E is an awesome budget smartphone, but largely because, at £89, it's so cheap. Its follow-up, the second-generation 2015 model, makes a few nips and tucks to the original's design principles, adds a slightly bigger screen and... >>

Acer Liquid Jade Z hands-on: Slim, slender and textured
Phones

Acer Liquid Jade Z hands-on: Slim, slender and textured

By 6 March 2015

Acer announced a flurry of new products at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, including the successor to the mid-range Liquid Jade smartphone. The Liquid Jade took the position of the company's best looking smartphone when it arrived and the Liquid Jade... >>

Jolla Tablet: Simple, sophisticated and Sailfish 2.0 (hands-on)
Tablets

Jolla Tablet: Simple, sophisticated and Sailfish 2.0 (hands-on)

By 6 March 2015

Jolla is a Finnish company that launched a smartphone running on an open-source software called Sailfish back in November 2013 and it has since introduced a tablet running on the same OS, which we saw at Mobile World Congress.  The Jolla Tablet is a... >>

Toyota i-Road: The electronic Boris bike of the future?
Cars

Toyota i-Road: The electronic Boris bike of the future?

By 6 March 2015

Transport is changing. Emissions caps are tightening, owning a car in the big city is increasingly prohibitive, and commuters are ever mindful of electronic or hybrid options as alternative ways to get around – often proving both cheaper and faster.... >>

Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 concept: Old and new collide in explosive design
Cars

Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 concept: Old and new collide in explosive design

By 6 March 2015

The Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept was our favourite car of the Geneva show. We know what you're thinking: yet another super/luxury performance car? Well, Geneva was littered with the things – performance and big money dominated the show. Once you've... >>

McLaren 675LT: British beauty with added sting in the tail (hands-on)
Cars

McLaren 675LT: British beauty with added sting in the tail (hands-on)

By 6 March 2015

This is the McLaren 675LT – which stands for long tail. We don't normally make a point of covering cars that are facelift versions, or new variations in a series, but given how good-looking this McLaren is we had to make an exception. A quick recap... >>