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Best Apple iPhone XS deals
Best Apple iPhone XS deals By Dan Grabham

Best Apple iPhone XS deals on EE, Three, Vodafone, O2, Virgin, Sky and others Read more

New iPad Pro 2018 specs, rumours and news: Will we get a new iPad Pro this month?
New iPad Pro 2018 specs, rumours and news: Will we get a new iPad Pro this month? By Dan Grabham

Talk of Apple's new iPad Pro has been circulating for a while. Here's everything you need to know. Read more

Roli's Beatmaker Kit gives you everything you need to produce tracks yourself
Roli's Beatmaker Kit gives you everything you need to produce tracks yourself By Dan Grabham

Roli has released a starter kit bundle of its modular Blocks music-making system. Read more

New Amazon Echo Show initial review: King of the kitchen
New Amazon Echo Show initial review: King of the kitchen By Dan Grabham

Amazon has revealed a new, improved Echo Show. The new Echo Show is available from today for $230 from Amazon US or £220 from Amazon UK. The original Read more

New Amazon Echo Plus initial review: New design, better speakers
New Amazon Echo Plus initial review: New design, better speakers By Dan Grabham

The Echo Plus has been given a redesign. When it launched last year it was somewhat confusing that it used the old standard Echo design and now that has Read more

New Amazon Echo Dot initial review: Still small, bigger sound
New Amazon Echo Dot initial review: Still small, bigger sound By Dan Grabham

The Echo Dot has long been one of our favourite pieces of tech because it’s so simple and inexpensive and the new device continues at the same price point Read more

Amazon Echo Sub initial review: Getting serious about sound
Amazon Echo Sub initial review: Getting serious about sound By Dan Grabham

This is the Amazon Echo Sub, a sign that Amazon is starting to get serious about the sound quality of its Echo devices. At a time when Google and Apple Read more

Dyson's Airwrap styler gives you cooler curls, waves and blow dries
Dyson's Airwrap styler gives you cooler curls, waves and blow dries By Dan Grabham

Dyson has revealed its latest personal care gadget - the Airwrap styler for syling hair at home without extreme heat. It's available online today in two Read more

Google Pixel Slate vs Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs iPad Pro 12.9
Google Pixel Slate vs Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs iPad Pro 12.9 By Dan Grabham

Google has now revealed the Pixel Slate, a Chrome OS-toting tablet. (No, it's not Android, Google seems to have given up on that...) So it seems like the Read more

Devialet's new speaker is the Phantom Reactor, a £990 mini version of the original Phantom
Devialet's new speaker is the Phantom Reactor, a £990 mini version of the original Phantom By Dan Grabham

Devialet has taken the wraps off the Phantom Reactor, a £999 compact version of its original Phantom speaker that it has been working on for several years. Read more

Intel reveals '9th gen' Core i5, i7 and i9 performance processors
Intel reveals '9th gen' Core i5, i7 and i9 performance processors By Dan Grabham

Intel has announced three new processors aimed at gamers and others who want the best in PC performance. Read more

Apple AirPower: Why hasn't Apple's wireless charger launched yet?
Apple AirPower: Why hasn't Apple's wireless charger launched yet? By Dan Grabham

iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X, XS and XS Max all feature wireless charging and Apple will launch a mat that will also charge AirPods and Apple Watch. Read more

Now TV Streaming Stick review: Low-price streamer needs Full HD content
3.0 stars Now TV Streaming Stick review: Low-price streamer needs Full HD content By Dan Grabham

Now TV is the pay-as-you-go streaming version of Sky, with various bundles to choose from. It's ideal if you want to watch Sky Sports, Sky Cinema or Sky's Read more

Nokia 7.1 initial review: Pure Android, big screen, modest price
Nokia 7.1 initial review: Pure Android, big screen, modest price By Dan Grabham

A superb screen sits in a quality body on this mid-price Android handset Read more

What are Wi-Fi 5 and Wi-Fi 6? Why Wi-Fi is introducing catchy names for different standards?
What are Wi-Fi 5 and Wi-Fi 6? Why Wi-Fi is introducing catchy names for different standards? By Dan Grabham

We’ve come a long way from the early wireless routers we saw nearly 20 years ago. Wi-Fi has gone from being high technology to a commodity that’s almost Read more

Nokia True Wireless Earbuds initial review: Splashproof wire-free listening
Nokia True Wireless Earbuds initial review: Splashproof wire-free listening By Dan Grabham

Well designed, Nokia's True Wireless effort is actually rather good. Read more

Best Sony Xperia XZ3 deals for October 2018
Best Sony Xperia XZ3 deals for October 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Sony Xperia XZ3 is Sony's best phone so far - and here are the best deals for it. Read more

Best Nokia 7 Plus deals for October 2018
Best Nokia 7 Plus deals for October 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Nokia 7 Plus is available on great deals on EE, Vodafone and O2 with 20GB of data for £31 a month Read more

Nokia 9 specs, release date, news and rumours
Nokia 9 specs, release date, news and rumours By Dan Grabham

We thought we were going to get a Nokia 9 earlier this year, but this ended up being the Nokia 8 Sirocco. So when will we see Nokia 9? Read more

What's in the Windows 10 October 2018 update?
What's in the Windows 10 October 2018 update? By Dan Grabham

The Windows 10 October 2018 update is available now. Here's what's in it. Read more

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs Surface Laptop 2 vs Surface Book 2: What's the difference?
Microsoft Surface Pro 6 vs Surface Laptop 2 vs Surface Book 2: What's the difference? By Dan Grabham

There are new Surfaces in town. How do they differ? Read more

Best iPhone X deals for October 2018
Best iPhone X deals for October 2018 By Dan Grabham

See the Apple iPhone X top offers on EE, Three, Vodafone and O2 - plus SIM free Read more

Best Galaxy S9+ deals for October 2018
Best Galaxy S9+ deals for October 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Samsung Galaxy S9+ has been around now for a while and there are some great deals to be had if you're happy to shop around. Read more

Audi Q8 review: An imposing premium SUV
4.5 stars Audi Q8 review: An imposing premium SUV By Dan Grabham

The top-end of Audi's SUV range is stylish, versatile and tech-packed. But it's got stiff competition from Range Rover and BMW in this premium segment Read more

New Apple AirPods 2: When will we get the second-gen earphones?
New Apple AirPods 2: When will we get the second-gen earphones? By Dan Grabham

Apple AirPods 2 are rumoured, but what will they offer and when will they be available? Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date and rumours: What's the story so far?
Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date and rumours: What's the story so far? By Dan Grabham

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is some way off - in early 2019 - but we're already hearing a bunch of rumours about what form the device will take. Read more

The best OnePlus 6 deals for September 2018
The best OnePlus 6 deals for September 2018 By Dan Grabham

The OnePlus 6 has been out for some months and pricing starts at £469 for the 64GB model. The OnePlus 6 is available from OnePlus directly so you Read more

Microsoft Surface Go review: The ultraportable laptop alternative
4.0 stars Microsoft Surface Go review: The ultraportable laptop alternative By Dan Grabham

The Surface Go is a super portable 2-in-1 that's great as a second go-anywhere laptop. Read more

Best Huawei P20 deals and P20 Pro deals for September 2018
Best Huawei P20 deals and P20 Pro deals for September 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Huawei P20 and P20 Pro are available to buy SIM free and on a variety of contract plans. Read more

Best iPhone XS Max deals and price
Best iPhone XS Max deals and price By Dan Grabham

The top iPhone XS Max deals from EE, Three, Vodafone, O2, Virgin, Sky and others Read more

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 deals for October 2018
Best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 deals for October 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Galaxy Note 9 is here and we've got the latest offers on EE, O2, Three and Vodafone Read more

Best Apple iPhone 8 deals for October 2018
Best Apple iPhone 8 deals for October 2018 By Dan Grabham

Last year's iPhone 8 is still an incredible phone, especially as it now starts at £599, nearly half the price of an iPhone XS. Read more

iOS 12 first look: What's Apple's new iPhone and iPad software like?
iOS 12 first look: What's Apple's new iPhone and iPad software like? By Dan Grabham

Apple's iOS 12 will officially come to iPhones and iPads later in the year but a preview is here already. Read more

Marshall intros two Alexa-powered smart speakers
Marshall intros two Alexa-powered smart speakers By Dan Grabham

Marshall has announced Amazon Alexa-powered versions of its Stanmore and Acton speakers are UK-bound. Known as the Stanmore II Voice and Acton II Voice, Read more

Apple MacBook Pro with Touch Bar review (13-inch): A pricey powerhouse
4.0 stars Apple MacBook Pro with Touch Bar review (13-inch): A pricey powerhouse By Dan Grabham

The MacBook Pro has lots going for it: the TrueTone screen, quieter keyboard, huge trackpad, searing performance, and Touch ID. It's a great laptop. Read more

There's still time to sell your old iPhone before prices fall
There's still time to sell your old iPhone before prices fall By Dan Grabham

Now's the best time to trade in or sell your iPhone. Why? It's because prices are currently the highest they'll be before they decline. Read more

Why is there no iPhone 9?
Why is there no iPhone 9? By Dan Grabham

Of all the things we got at tonight's iPhone event, an iPhone 9 was not one of them. Why? Let us explain. Read more

Apple Watch ECG: Should you really be able to do an ECG yourself?
Apple Watch ECG: Should you really be able to do an ECG yourself? By Dan Grabham

Apple claims its new Watch Series 4 can perform an ECG or electrocardiogram. But can it? And should it?An ECG is a non-invasive way in which a medical Read more

New MacBook Air specs, news and rumours: Will we get more new Macs this year?
New MacBook Air specs, news and rumours: Will we get more new Macs this year? By Dan Grabham

The new MacBook Air might be a new, larger, cheap MacBook instead Read more

What is an eSIM and what does it mean for your new iPhone XS or XS Max?
What is an eSIM and what does it mean for your new iPhone XS or XS Max? By Dan Grabham

eSIMs removing the need to have a physical SIM card. Read more

Apple Watch Series 4 specs, release date and news
Apple Watch Series 4 specs, release date and news By Dan Grabham

The Apple Watch Series 3 was launched last Autumn and was a critical hit. Now Series 4 is here Read more

Wireless charging explained: Power your iPhone or Android phone wire-free
Wireless charging explained: Power your iPhone or Android phone wire-free By Dan Grabham

Wireless charging has been around for a good few years now, but it's only recently that it's started to take off. Read more

What is USB-C? Faster charging, quicker data, smaller chargers
What is USB-C? Faster charging, quicker data, smaller chargers By Dan Grabham

USB Type-C (or just USB-C) has reversible connectors and means faster charging, quicker data transfer rates and smaller devices. Read more

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 3100 offers better battery life for incoming Wear OS watches
Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Wear 3100 offers better battery life for incoming Wear OS watches By Dan Grabham

Qualcomm has introduced its new smartwatch platform that will power the next generation of Wear OS smartwatches. Read more

Apple iPhone SE2 specs, news and rumours: Will we get a new iPhone SE?
Apple iPhone SE2 specs, news and rumours: Will we get a new iPhone SE? By Dan Grabham

Apple is still selling plenty of iPhone SEs, but is it time for an all-new version? Read more

Sphero's Bolt adds a matrix screen to the popular robot ball
Sphero's Bolt adds a matrix screen to the popular robot ball By Dan Grabham

Sphero's Bolt is a new version of the company's popular robot ball that adds a 8x8 LED matrix display on top. Read more

These guys have invented a way to generate power from windy cities
These guys have invented a way to generate power from windy cities By Dan Grabham

We all know that wind power is one of the potential solutions to global energy needs but some innovators from Lancaster University have an interesting idea. Read more

These new Snapchat Spectacles look more like normal sunglasses
These new Snapchat Spectacles look more like normal sunglasses By Dan Grabham

Snapchat has introduced two new Spectacles styles today - Nico and Veronica. They're identical internally to the glasses introduced earlier this year Read more

What's new in the redesigned Google Chrome?
What's new in the redesigned Google Chrome? By Dan Grabham

Google Chrome has got a whole new look to celebrate both 10 years of the browser and 20 years since Google was incorporated as a company. Read more

Pure's new alarm clock DAB radio can wirelessly charge your phone
Pure's new alarm clock DAB radio can wirelessly charge your phone By Dan Grabham

Fresh from announcing Elan IR internet radios and its Alexa-enabled smart speaker last week, British firm Pure has now powered up its Siesta alarm clock Read more

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