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Razer Blade review: An understated laptop with plenty of gaming grit
4.0 stars Razer Blade review: An understated laptop with plenty of gaming grit By Adrian Willings

The new Razer Blade is a powerful, compact and high-spec laptop force to be reckoned with. But how does it fair under normal use? Read more

Best upcoming PC games to look forward to in 2019 and beyond
Best upcoming PC games to look forward to in 2019 and beyond By Adrian Willings

New and upcoming PC games to get excited about. The exclusives, incoming releases and the best games to look for. See all the trailers. Read more

How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, speakers and more
How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, speakers and more By Adrian Willings

We've been on the lookout for ways to enhance our gaming experience to make it just that little bit snazzier. Click to see what we've found. Read more

Just Cause 4 review: The master of mindless destruction
4.0 stars Just Cause 4 review: The master of mindless destruction By Adrian Willings

Sandbox fun with repetitive missions full of mass destruction like no other. It's mindless rather than high-brow - but sometimes that's just perfect. Read more

Google Home vs Home Mini vs Home Max vs Home Hub: Which Google Home speaker should you buy?
Google Home vs Home Mini vs Home Max vs Home Hub: Which Google Home speaker should you buy? By Adrian Willings

Our guide to Google's smart home speakers. Read our comparison of Google Home, the Home Mini, the Home Max and Home Hub to find which you should buy. Read more

The best GoPro photos in the world, prepare to lose your breath
The best GoPro photos in the world, prepare to lose your breath By Adrian Willings

From surfing and skydiving to animal close-ups and stunning scenery, this gallery has some breathtaking images that we only get to see thanks to the GoPro. Read more

Incredible images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition
Incredible images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition By Adrian Willings

We've collected some of the most staggering images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition held by the Natural History Museum. Read more

Best PC gaming headsets: The best wired, wireless and surround sound headsets around
Best PC gaming headsets: The best wired, wireless and surround sound headsets around By Adrian Willings

If you're looking for the best gaming headset for your money, see our guide to the best we've tested. Wired, wireless, stereo and surround sound too. Read more

The best and most famous internet memes around
The best and most famous internet memes around By Adrian Willings

We've collected some of the best and most chortle-worthy memes from around the world. Brilliant mems and the story behind them. Read more

50 best Christmas decorations every geek should own
50 best Christmas decorations every geek should own By Adrian Willings

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, that big red suited anti-burglar is sizing up your chimney. But without decorations he may sleigh on by. Read more

The most popular Christmas toys and tech from over the last 41 years
The most popular Christmas toys and tech from over the last 41 years By Adrian Willings

It seems like every year there's a new fad toy that's come to market just in time for Christmas and with high demand and limited stock, the shops are full Read more

What is Nanoleaf? Smart light panels and Nanoleaf Canvas explored
What is Nanoleaf? Smart light panels and Nanoleaf Canvas explored By Adrian Willings

If you want to know more about Nanoleaf lighting, what it is, how it works and why you need it, then this article has the answers. Read more

Best gaming keyboards: The best quiet, loud, colourful and proud mechanical keyboards around
Best gaming keyboards: The best quiet, loud, colourful and proud mechanical keyboards around By Adrian Willings

See our guide to the best gaming keyboards to buy. High-end gaming keyboards with mechanical keys, RGB lighting, macro functionality and more. Read more

Neato Botvac D6 Connected review: The power is in the details
4.0 stars Neato Botvac D6 Connected review: The power is in the details By Adrian Willings

There's no denying the Neato Botvac D6 Connected is one of the best robot vacuums we've tested. It's the little details that make all the difference. Read more

Netatmo Smart Smoke Alarm review: Understated intelligence and fire detection capabilities
4.0 stars Netatmo Smart Smoke Alarm review: Understated intelligence and fire detection capabilities By Adrian Willings

A clever smart smoke alarm which, when paired with the app, can be easily used and monitored wherever you are. Read more

Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX531 review: Thin and stylish gaming prowess
4.0 stars Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX531 review: Thin and stylish gaming prowess By Adrian Willings

Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX531 is surely something special – an ultra-thin gaming laptop that wouldn't look out of place in an office. Read more

Nest Protect V2 review: A smart smoke alarm capable of blowing its own horn
4.5 stars Nest Protect V2 review: A smart smoke alarm capable of blowing its own horn By Adrian Willings

Nest Protect is certainly a powerful and flexible smart smoke alarm that's packed full of sensors and technical wizardry you'll love. Read more

History in colour: Amazing artists add colour to our past
History in colour: Amazing artists add colour to our past By Adrian Willings

When you have an idea of the level of effort that goes into these colourisations, you can't help but be impressed. Hours of painstaking effort in every photo. Read more

Doubling up on Google Home: How and why to use multiple Google Home devices
Doubling up on Google Home: How and why to use multiple Google Home devices By Adrian Willings

You can use multiple Google Home devices around the home, we've got the details on how to do it and why it's worthwhile. Click here to read more. Read more

Hitman 2 review: An utterly sublime stealth game
5.0 stars Hitman 2 review: An utterly sublime stealth game By Adrian Willings

Agent 47 returns for another brilliant outing of assassination, fun and frolics all across the world. Read more

How to easily upgrade your Intel CPU for more gaming power
How to easily upgrade your Intel CPU for more gaming power By Adrian Willings

Upgrading your CPU is easier than you might think. Alongside adding more RAM and a new graphics card, it's one of the most worthwhile things to do. Read more

Best gaming mice: The best wired, wireless and RGB gaming mice to buy today
Best gaming mice: The best wired, wireless and RGB gaming mice to buy today By Adrian Willings

Our guide to the best gaming mice to buy. Top-of-the-range gaming mice, high-dpi, multi-button, wired and wireless devices to up your gaming prowess. Read more

Surprising tech words from the year you were born
Surprising tech words from the year you were born By Adrian Willings

You might be surprised to learn the words used when you were born and when the first time these words were recorded in common use. Read more

Neato Botvac D4 Connected review: Terrific edge cleaning and nifty mapping
4.0 stars Neato Botvac D4 Connected review: Terrific edge cleaning and nifty mapping By Adrian Willings

The Neato Botvac D4 Connected is certainly an interesting robot vacuum cleaner. It's powerful, intelligent, features a great design and much more too. Read more

Creed Rise to Glory Review: VR boxing sim is a knockout!
4.5 stars Creed Rise to Glory Review: VR boxing sim is a knockout! By Adrian Willings

Creed Rise to Glory is our new favourite VR boxing game. An incredibly exhausting game with plenty of polish and a classic Rocky vibe. Read more

HTC Vive Wireless Adapter review: Wireless VR dream or overpriced nightmare?
3.5 stars HTC Vive Wireless Adapter review: Wireless VR dream or overpriced nightmare? By Adrian Willings

The HTC Vive Wireless Adapter was launched during Gamescom in Germany. Here are our initial thoughts based on first impressions. Read more

Best HTC Vive and Vive Pro games: Incredible experiences to play right now
Best HTC Vive and Vive Pro games: Incredible experiences to play right now By Adrian Willings

All the best HTC Vive games and virtual reality experiences to play today. Free Steam VR games and the best experiences we've seen. See the list here. Read more

Best Google Home compatible devices you can buy today: Top Google Assistant accessories
Best Google Home compatible devices you can buy today: Top Google Assistant accessories By Adrian Willings

See all the best smart home devices you can control with Google Home. You might be surprised to see what works. Read more

Windows Mixed Reality: What is it, what headsets are available and which should you buy?
Windows Mixed Reality: What is it, what headsets are available and which should you buy? By Adrian Willings

Find out all about Windows Mixed Reality, what it is, which headsets are available and why it matters. Read more

Doubling up on Alexa: How to use multiple Amazon Echo and Dots
Doubling up on Alexa: How to use multiple Amazon Echo and Dots By Adrian Willings

Amazon is pushing the Echo and Echo Dot hard in a bid to dominate the connected home market before too many players - like Google - can catch up.The Amazon Read more

Roborock S5 robot vacuum cleaner review: Smart, stylish and surprisingly capable
5.0 stars Roborock S5 robot vacuum cleaner review: Smart, stylish and surprisingly capable By Adrian Willings

Looking for a robotic vacuum cleaner that won't break the bank? The Xiaomi-invested Roborock S5, with intelligent mapping, delivers great results. Read more

Netatmo smart smoke alarm vs Nest Protect: What's the difference?
Netatmo smart smoke alarm vs Nest Protect: What's the difference? By Adrian Willings

Considering a smoke alarm purchase? Then you might be wondering what the differences are between the latest smart smoke alarms and how they compare. Read more

HTC Vive wireless: How to upgrade your VR headset and ditch those cables
HTC Vive wireless: How to upgrade your VR headset and ditch those cables By Adrian Willings

There are now two different wireless adapters to help you experience wire-free VR gaming with ease. Find out how to set them up here. Read more

Best HTC Vive accessories: Upgrade and enhance your VR experiences with these gadgets
Best HTC Vive accessories: Upgrade and enhance your VR experiences with these gadgets By Adrian Willings

Think your HTC Vive couldn't possibly get any better? Let us open your eyes to a number of brilliant accessories to improve your VR even more. Read more

Fortnite on Android now out of beta and free: These are the devices Fortnite will work on
Fortnite on Android now out of beta and free: These are the devices Fortnite will work on By Adrian Willings

Fortnite is finally out of beta mode and available in full for free. Here are the Android phones you can install it on. Read more

What is eSports and why is it big deal?
What is eSports and why is it big deal? By Adrian Willings

eSports and professional gaming is increasing in popularity, but what is it, why does it matter and how can you get into it? Read more

Best Oculus Rift games and experiences available
Best Oculus Rift games and experiences available By Adrian Willings

We've been playing with the Oculus Rift for a couple of years now and these are our favourite experiences to try. Click to see them. Read more

21 of the best gadgets and gizmos to appear on Amazon Launchpad
21 of the best gadgets and gizmos to appear on Amazon Launchpad By Adrian Willings

Amazon helps support startups and small businesses by showcasing some of the best products on the site for people to buy. See the best here. Read more

Most incredible and insane records ever broken in tech
Most incredible and insane records ever broken in tech By Adrian Willings

With everything from motorised toilets, to the youngest and oldest gamers, there are plenty of brilliant records being broken around the world. Read more

The best robot vacuum cleaners 2018: Why do your own cleaning?
The best robot vacuum cleaners 2018: Why do your own cleaning? By Adrian Willings

Our guide to the best robot vacuums to buy. Click to see the very best robot cleaners we've reviewed with all the details you need to know. Read more

The best new Alexa devices 2018: AI-powered TVs, fridges, mirrors and more
The best new Alexa devices 2018: AI-powered TVs, fridges, mirrors and more By Adrian Willings

With the ever-increasing popularity of Amazon Echo smart speakers, it's no surprise to see more and more companies jumping on the bandwagon. Read more

Bonkers new animals imagined with the power of Photoshop
Bonkers new animals imagined with the power of Photoshop By Adrian Willings

We love seeing the magical photos created by masters of Photoshop, we're sure you'll love these new hybrid animals too. Read more

How to get started with Amazon Echo and Alexa
How to get started with Amazon Echo and Alexa By Adrian Willings

Your Amazon Echo has just arrived and you might have glanced at the quick-start guide, but beyond the basic setup, what are the first things to do? Read more

Weird and wonderful life-changing tech from around the world
Weird and wonderful life-changing tech from around the world By Adrian Willings

A selection of the most interesting life-changing technologies we've seen from around the world. Read more

Oculus Rift review: Affordable entry into high-end VR
4.0 stars Oculus Rift review: Affordable entry into high-end VR By Adrian Willings

The Oculus Rift is a brilliantly affordable virtual reality headset that delivers impressive results at a great price. Click to see what we thought. Read more

Astounding aerial photos or amazing abstract art?
Astounding aerial photos or amazing abstract art? By Adrian Willings

Modern drone photography makes for some pretty incredible images and videos, but have you ever seen art like this? Read more

Faces in unexpected places: Everyday items with hilarious faces
Faces in unexpected places: Everyday items with hilarious faces By Adrian Willings

We've picked out a selection of the very best faces spotted in tech and elsewhere for you to enjoy. Read more

Skyworld VR review: Turn-based strategy fun in virtual reality
4.0 stars Skyworld VR review: Turn-based strategy fun in virtual reality By Adrian Willings

Skyworld is a turn-based strategy game built for virtual reality that's a refreshing change from the VR usual games. Click to see what we thought. Read more

Brilliant Google Street View moments from around the world
Brilliant Google Street View moments from around the world By Adrian Willings

A collection of funny, astounding, weird and wonderful views from around the world captured by Street View cameras. Read more

Asus Republic of Gamers announces the world's thinnest gaming laptop
Asus Republic of Gamers announces the world's thinnest gaming laptop By Adrian Willings

Asus' gaming brand, Republic of Gamers, has today announced the latest in its gaming laptop line-up with the Zephyrus S (GX531). The newest champion. Read more

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