Luke Edwards

Sony PlayStation VR game trailers: Farpoint, Batman: Arkham VR, Star Wars and more

Sony PlayStation VR game trailers: Farpoint, Batman: Arkham VR, Star Wars and more

By Luke Edwards

The Sony PlayStation VR is finally available and that means you can play plenty of the games and experiences talked about over the last few months, at game shows such as E3 and Gamescom.The virtual realm of PlayStation VR (reviewed here) is going to be... Read more

Oculus Rift: Price, shipping date and everything you need to know

Oculus Rift: Price, shipping date and everything you need to know

By Luke Edwards

Oculus Rift was a long time coming, but it's actually a real-life consumer headset these days. Oculus Rift, made for everyone rather than just developers, is now available.Of all the virtual reality (VR) systems, Oculus Rift is the one that probably commands... Read more

What is the Now TV Combo, how much does it cost and when can I get it?

What is the Now TV Combo, how much does it cost and when can I get it?

By Luke Edwards

Not only has Sky released a new Now TV Smart Box, but also offers a new contract-free home connectivity package.The Now TV Combo from Sky encompasses a streaming service pass, unlimited broadband and a phone line.Releasing such an all inclusive package... Read more

This is that massive microSD you've been waiting for and it's a hefty 256GB

This is that massive microSD you've been waiting for and it's a hefty 256GB

By Luke Edwards

When it comes to microSD card news, we normally get bored before writing it, but this boundary jump had to be covered. Western Digital has just revealed its latest SanDisk which is the fastest of its size and capacity on the planet.The Western Digital... Read more

Aston Martin Vantage GT12 Roadster: Most extreme open-top Aston yet (gallery)

Aston Martin Vantage GT12 Roadster: Most extreme open-top Aston yet (gallery)

By Luke Edwards

Aston Martin has just taken the wraps off its Vantage GT12 Roadster that not only looks powerful, but should take the top-spot as the company's most extreme open-top yet. The bad news is, there's only one.The Vantage GT12 Roadster features a hefty 592hp V12... Read more

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio: Alfa's super saloon return (gallery)

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio: Alfa's super saloon return (gallery)

By Luke Edwards

Alfa Romeo has chosen the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016 to make the UK debut of its new range topper, the Giulia Quadrifoglio.Alfa is positioning the 2017 Giulia as its powerhouse, and rightly so. The top-end beast packs in a turbo-charged 2.9-litre... Read more

Lexus LC 500: Goodwood 2016 sees the concept become reality (gallery)

Lexus LC 500: Goodwood 2016 sees the concept become reality (gallery)

By Luke Edwards

After Lexus revealed its LF-LC concept it knew it was onto a winner and has since turned it into reality with the LC 500. That car is now being put through its paces, taking on the competition at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016.The Lexus LF-LC dropped... Read more

Ford Fiesta ST200 first drive: Irresistible overboost fun

Ford Fiesta ST200 first drive: Irresistible overboost fun

By Luke Edwards

When Ford announced that it would not be making a Fiesta RS, drivers the world over sighed. But that soon changed to cheers when the Fiesta ST200 was revealed as an overboost-toting powerhouse.Despite a four-cylinder 1.6-litre engine sounding meagre,... Read more

Be warned: Game of Thrones spoiler site is pure evil, will text you spoilers

Be warned: Game of Thrones spoiler site is pure evil, will text you spoilers

By Luke Edwards

The face of pure evil has revealed itself and there's not a tail or set of horns in site. It's a website that texts spoilers for Game of Thrones to a chosen victim.The horribly thought up Spoiled.io website specialises in ruining Game of Thrones. All... Read more

New Amazon Kindle 2016: Double memory, thinner, lighter and more

New Amazon Kindle 2016: Double memory, thinner, lighter and more

By Luke Edwards

Amazon has just announced a new Kindle that upgrades the previous generation but still keeps that same £60 price.The new Kindle for 2016 is thinner and lighter than its predecessor yet manages to cram in double the memory for greater storage capacity.The... Read more

Barclays Android users can now pay up to £100 with contactless using just their phone

Barclays Android users can now pay up to £100 with contactless using just their phone

By Luke Edwards

Barclays has announced that its contactless payment system, called Contactless Mobile, has launched today.Barclays previously expressed its intent to remain out of Android Pay in favour of its own offering. That has now arrived meaning Android users will... Read more

Best gadget concept images of 2016: iPhone 7, Galaxy S8, PlayStation Neo and more

Best gadget concept images of 2016: iPhone 7, Galaxy S8, PlayStation Neo and more

By Luke Edwards

This year has seen plenty of impressive gadgets revealed, yet some of the best are still to come. Rumours and leaks aside, we feel it's the amateur designers and fans who create mock-ups of what's to come that provide some of the greatest gadget anticipation.This... Read more

Misfit Shine 2 gets Speedo swim tracker upgrade, but you’ll have to pay

Misfit Shine 2 gets Speedo swim tracker upgrade, but you’ll have to pay

By Luke Edwards

Misfit has announced that its wearable fitness trackers are going to get upgrades for swim tracking, but owners will have to pay for the privilege. It is also launching the hardware as a new version called the Misfit Speedo Shine 2.Unlike most fitness... Read more

Apple Stores offer new free coding courses for your kids, just in time for summer

Apple Stores offer new free coding courses for your kids, just in time for summer

By Luke Edwards

Apple Summer Camp is a free three-day workshop for children that aims to help them learn coding. This year Apple is offering new Coding Games and Programming Robots courses to those that sign-up.Apple has announced the new courses after revealing its... Read more

Tesla Model S P90D review: If your robot chauffeur were a racing driver
4.5 stars

Tesla Model S P90D review: If your robot chauffeur were a racing driver

By Luke Edwards

Tesla has come a long way since the days of its humble Roadster beginnings, elevating electric cars into new heights of luxury and quality. But it has remained true to its sporty roots with cars like the Model S P90D.Now that the Tesla Model X SUV and... Read more

Old MacBook Pro being killed to make way for OLED version?

Old MacBook Pro being killed to make way for OLED version?

By Luke Edwards

Apple appears to be putting its older MacBook Pro laptops out to pasture, potentially to make way for the rumoured new model with an OLED touch panel.According to sources of AppleInsider, and its own research, Apple has begun to stop shipping the old... Read more

Vi is the world’s first AI personal trainer, and she’s in Harmon Kardon HR headphones

Vi is the world’s first AI personal trainer, and she’s in Harmon Kardon HR headphones

By Luke Edwards

Headphones that measure your data and offer running feedback are already here, but superior artificially intelligent ones are coming, in Vi.LifeBeam's Vi is an AI that lives inside a set of neckband earphones packed full of smart sensors. The company... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks: Dual cameras and 4K screen incoming

Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks: Dual cameras and 4K screen incoming

By Luke Edwards

The next generation Samsung Galaxy S8 is still a while off but already it's begun to leak with impressive 4K screen and dual cameras.According to Chinese blogging sources the next Galaxy flagship S8, due out in 2017, will be packing specs to impress.That... Read more

Westworld trailer looks amazing, HBO’s robot cowboy sci-fi to meet high hopes

Westworld trailer looks amazing, HBO’s robot cowboy sci-fi to meet high hopes

By Luke Edwards

The HBO adaptation of the Westworld film has finally been teased in a trailer that makes it look even better than the original. Robot cowboy slaves finding self-awareness, what's not to love?The ten part series, to air on Sky Atlantic in the UK, is described... Read more

Hasselblad event could reveal the Moto Mod camera we’ve been waiting for

Hasselblad event could reveal the Moto Mod camera we’ve been waiting for

By Luke Edwards

Hasselblad, the professional grade camera company, has just sent out invites to an event it's holding on 22 June. From the limited tease in the photo it looks like this could be the launch event for a Moto Mod camera for the Lenovo Moto Z.The photo on... Read more

Mercedes Benz S 500 hybrid to charge wirelessly, and quickly too

Mercedes Benz S 500 hybrid to charge wirelessly, and quickly too

By Luke Edwards

Mercedes Benz has announced that in 2017 it will be introducing wireless charging for its S 500 e hybrid electric cars.This means that anyone driving the S 500 e model will be able to align the car over a charging plate and it will begin recharging, without... Read more

What is Magic Leap and why might it kill all screens?

What is Magic Leap and why might it kill all screens?

By Luke Edwards

Magic Leap is the future of augmented reality. It is everything Minority Report style controllers envisaged and more. It is the death of the screen.All those things are pretty big statements but they're all things Magic Leap could represent. With over... Read more

Bluetooth 5 announced: Double speed, quad range, eight times capacity and more

Bluetooth 5 announced: Double speed, quad range, eight times capacity and more

By Luke Edwards

It doesn't happen often but Bluetooth is getting an upgrade all the way to a new version, Bluetooth 5. This exciting as it means faster, better connected devices that don't use much power to stay connected.The new Bluetooth 5, announced today by Bluetooth... Read more

Stunning Magic Leap Star Wars team-up brings C3P0 and R2-D2 into augmented reality

Stunning Magic Leap Star Wars team-up brings C3P0 and R2-D2 into augmented reality

By Luke Edwards

Magic Leap might be one of the most exciting technologies in development right now when it comes to augmented reality - or any reality for that matter. While we've only been teased so far, the latest tidbit has pushed excitement levels even higher, thanks... Read more

UberEats hits UK, food delivered in 30-minutes or you get £20

UberEats hits UK, food delivered in 30-minutes or you get £20

By Luke Edwards

Uber is no longer just a taxi company, it delivers food now too. That service has just arrived in the UK as UberEats.The simply named UberEats was already up and running in the US but has now arrived in London, following a launch in the only other European... Read more

OnePlus 3 official cases in pictures: Bamboo, Karbon, Sandstone and more

OnePlus 3 official cases in pictures: Bamboo, Karbon, Sandstone and more

By Luke Edwards

The OnePlus 3 has finally arrived bringing with it impressive specs for the £309 pricetag. But now we know about the 6GB of RAM, the 16-megapixel camera and that Dash fast charging, it's time to decide what look is best.OnePlus is offering a selection... Read more

New LG X phones last longer, run faster and look better, here’s what you need to know

New LG X phones last longer, run faster and look better, here’s what you need to know

By Luke Edwards

LG has already established its X phone series of handsets to tempt the mid-range fans, and now that group has grown. The LG X Power, X Mach, X Style and X Max have all been announced by the company to target everyone's individual needs.READ: LG X Series... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 selfies to be ridiculously easy and high quality using Smart Glow

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 selfies to be ridiculously easy and high quality using Smart Glow

By Luke Edwards

Samsung is working on a new type of light notification technology that could appear in the Galaxy Note 7 to let the phone communicate with you, even when facing its rear. Selfies, taken on the superior rear camera, may become smarter than ever.Leaked... Read more

Play the hidden football game in Facebook Messenger: Here’s how to find and share

Play the hidden football game in Facebook Messenger: Here’s how to find and share

By Luke Edwards

Facebook Messenger is at it again, hiding another addictive game in its depths but this time it's football. Last time it was basketball but now, just in time for Euro 2016, footy has arrived.The game, once found, lets you try to do kick-ups in order to... Read more

Get out the party streamers, Netflix picture-in-picture has arrived on iPad

Get out the party streamers, Netflix picture-in-picture has arrived on iPad

By Luke Edwards

Many owners of the iPad rejoiced when the iOS 9 update rolled in baring the gift of picture-in-picture. But that joy was mixed with lament as it didn’t extend to Netflix. Let happiness reign, it's just arrived.Netflix has rolled out a new update that... Read more

Best 360-degree aerial drone photos, hold your breath and expect VR awe

Best 360-degree aerial drone photos, hold your breath and expect VR awe

By Luke Edwards

When photos made the jump from cameras to smartphones we got plenty more ways to see amazing sites all over the world. Then came the GoPro. Then the drone. But it hasn't stopped, now there's immersive 360-degree virtual reality photography.So popular... Read more

Android N desktop mode shown off with new task bar, by official

Android N desktop mode shown off with new task bar, by official

By Luke Edwards

Android N is set to bring new desktop style floating windows to smartphones and tablets, already seen in the preview, which has now been shown off officially with a task bar.The SVP of Android, Chrome OS and Play, Hiroshi Lockheimer tweeted a photo of... Read more

Vodafone Smart Platinum 7 with 2K screen throws in free VR headset to show off its affordable power

Vodafone Smart Platinum 7 with 2K screen throws in free VR headset to show off its affordable power

By Luke Edwards

Vodafone has taken the wraps off its latest flagship smartphone that's built to offer high-end specs while remaining affordable. Those specs are so good they can even do VR justice, so Voda is throwing in its Smart VR headset for free.The Vodafone Smart... Read more

Take a stunning 4K flight in VR thanks to this drone's 360-degree cameras

Take a stunning 4K flight in VR thanks to this drone's 360-degree cameras

By Luke Edwards

Shooting video in 360-degrees to create virtual reality footage is becoming readily available on many cameras, but very few that fly. The Exo360 drone not only flies but also films for VR at 4K quality.The Exo360, currently at crowd funding stage, uses... Read more

Intel 3D XPoint memory 1,000 times faster than flash due this year, 8K gaming incoming

Intel 3D XPoint memory 1,000 times faster than flash due this year, 8K gaming incoming

By Luke Edwards

For the first time in 25 years a new memory category has been created by Intel, and it's 1,000 times faster than NAND.Intel says its new 3D XPoint memory has already started going into production. A leaked roadmap has revealed that the company plans to... Read more

Sony PS VR Aim gun controller is here to make you feel like you’re carrying the real thing

Sony PS VR Aim gun controller is here to make you feel like you’re carrying the real thing

By Luke Edwards

Now that the Sony PlayStation VR virtual reality headset has a release date of 13 October and price of £350, it's time to start thinking about gaming with it. To make first person shooters really immersive a new controller called PS VR Aim has been announced.The... Read more

Nissan is working on the world’s first bio-ethanol electric car with 600km range

Nissan is working on the world’s first bio-ethanol electric car with 600km range

By Luke Edwards

Nissan is working on a new fuel system that may replace petrol, pure electric and even hydrogen fuel driven cars. The Nissan bio-ethanol electric power system wants to change everything.So what is this e-bio fuel cell driven car? It uses what Nissan calls... Read more

What's new in Apple TV? Smarter Siri, better gaming, single sign-in and more

What's new in Apple TV? Smarter Siri, better gaming, single sign-in and more

By Luke Edwards

Apple has announced the latest update to its Apple tvOS that will see huge live TV access, smarter Siri and more.Now over 100 live channels will be coming to the platform as of next month. Apple will make jumping between subscription services easier than... Read more

Facebook will delete your photos unless you install its Moments app

Facebook will delete your photos unless you install its Moments app

By Luke Edwards

Facebook has announced that it will delete photos synched from the Facebook app if its Moments app isn't installed before 7 July.When the photo synching feature was added to the Facebook app in 2012 it promised to offer unlimited synching of photos, like... Read more

How to watch Apple WWDC 2016 live-stream: iOS 10, macOS, and more expected

How to watch Apple WWDC 2016 live-stream: iOS 10, macOS, and more expected

By Luke Edwards

It's that time of year again, Apple's World Wide Developer Conference 2016 is about to kick-off in the Moscone Center in San Francisco. But if you're not lucky enough to attend how can you watch the event live?Apple does stream its events live but favours... Read more

Fallout’s Pip-Boy: Deluxe Edition connects to your phone and works for real

Fallout’s Pip-Boy: Deluxe Edition connects to your phone and works for real

By Luke Edwards

Remember when Bethesda released a limited edition real world version of the Pip-Boy wearable from its Fallout 4 game? Now it's taken that to another level with one that actually works with your phone too. Vault dwellers rejoice.The Pip-Boy: Deluxe Edition,... Read more

Turtle Beach HyperSound Glass speakers direct sound so only you can hear the awesome

Turtle Beach HyperSound Glass speakers direct sound so only you can hear the awesome

By Luke Edwards

Turtle Beach has created a set of glass speakers aptly named HyperSound Glass that use ultrasonic audio to deliver sound directly, without filling the room. That means you can only hear them loud if you're sat directly in front of them - ideal for gamers.The... Read more

Phab2 Pro: First Lenovo Project Tango smartphone leaks to Google AR fan joy

Phab2 Pro: First Lenovo Project Tango smartphone leaks to Google AR fan joy

By Luke Edwards

Project Tango is Google's attempt to make augmented reality something that works well on phones and tablets. This means dedicated hardware built by manufacturers to support the platform. This hardware has already been officially announced by Lenovo as... Read more

Withings Body Cardio measures body fat, muscle density and more to enhance cardiovasular health

Withings Body Cardio measures body fat, muscle density and more to enhance cardiovasular health

By Luke Edwards

Withings has just unveiled what it's calling the "world's most advanced connected scale", dubbed Body Cardio.The reason for that name is because this scale offers a view into the user's cardiovascular health. This is done by offering a combination of... Read more

Magic Leap headset, the future of AR, glimpsed in patent pictures

Magic Leap headset, the future of AR, glimpsed in patent pictures

By Luke Edwards

The future of augmented reality, and perhaps the death of screens, is likely Magic Leap. This is a Google and Qualcomm backed company that has created a way of projecting light into the eye for a seamless blend of reality and the virtual. And now its... Read more

SLR camera quality photos on your smartphone, the metalens is coming

SLR camera quality photos on your smartphone, the metalens is coming

By Luke Edwards

Strapping a massive lens case attachment to your smartphone still won't have you snapping on the level of an SLR, but that soon may not be an issue. Something called a metalens promises to enhance smaller cameras with staggering quality.The metalens has... Read more

Samsung 4K HDR TV choices for 2016: KS9000, KS8000, KS7500 and KS7000 compared

Samsung 4K HDR TV choices for 2016: KS9000, KS8000, KS7500 and KS7000 compared

By Luke Edwards

Samsung announced a new generation of SUHD televisions at CES 2016 at the beginning of the year and now has a full selection of TVs for you to choose from, in a wide of sizes and prices.The top-end screens use Quantum Dot displays meaning a layer of crystals... Read more

Suunto Spartan Ultra multisport GPS watch dares you to find a sport it can’t track

Suunto Spartan Ultra multisport GPS watch dares you to find a sport it can’t track

By Luke Edwards

Suunto has updated its multisport watch line with a new do-it-all device that promises to track everything you're doing. The Suunto Spartan Ultra epitomises everything the Finnish company stands for.Suunto, meaning "bearing, heading or direction" has... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active official: 4000mAh battery and shatter-resistant screen

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active official: 4000mAh battery and shatter-resistant screen

By Luke Edwards

Samsung has just dropped a new Galaxy S7 smartphone variant and it could have done it literally, this thing is tough.The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active is, like the S6 Active before it, a tough version of Samsung's flagship smartphone. But unlike many tough... Read more

OnePlus 3 camera photos shown off by CEO, check them out here

OnePlus 3 camera photos shown off by CEO, check them out here

By Luke Edwards

The OnePlus 3 is close to being officially announced but before we see the phone we've been teased photos taken on its camera.The OnePlus CEO, Liu Zuohu, shared the photos on his Weibo social account. He said the photos were taken on the new handset,... Read more