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Samsung Galaxy S10+ official TV ad aired in Norway, shows Galaxy Buds too
Samsung Galaxy S10+ official TV ad aired in Norway, shows Galaxy Buds too By Rik Henderson

The Samsung Galaxy S10 phone range must be the company's worst kept secret ever. We've seen pictures, logos, pictures of logos, hands-on videos, hands-off Read more

Samsung Galaxy Fold: Is that a better name than Galaxy Flex for a foldable phone?
Samsung Galaxy Fold: Is that a better name than Galaxy Flex for a foldable phone? By Rik Henderson

Samsung Galaxy Fold name pops up online. Could that really be the name of Samsung's foldable device? Read more

Nissan x Opus camper plus whole week EV battery equals glamping made easy
Nissan x Opus camper plus whole week EV battery equals glamping made easy By Rik Henderson

Nissan is helping revolutionise the trailer camping experience by using recycled electric vehicle battery technology to provide off-grid power. Read more

What will the Samsung Galaxy S10 price be in the UK?
What will the Samsung Galaxy S10 price be in the UK? By Rik Henderson

We estimate the pricing of the Galaxy S10 lineup based on leaks and the Galaxy S9 prices from last year. Read more

Reasons why 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray is dying before it really started
Reasons why 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray is dying before it really started By Rik Henderson

Samsung has quit the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray market, which is another indication on why the format is on a precipice. Here are our thoughts. Read more

From Galaxy S to Galaxy S10, here's a timeline of Samsung's flagship Android phones in pictures
From Galaxy S to Galaxy S10, here's a timeline of Samsung's flagship Android phones in pictures By Rik Henderson

We've put together a chronological round-up of all the major Samsung Galaxy S smartphones from the first to the recent devices around. Read more

Amazing Now TV deals gives you 50% off Sky Cinema
Amazing Now TV deals gives you 50% off Sky Cinema By Rik Henderson

Now TV is offering some amazing deals on its subscription Passes, plus Smart Stick bundles - starting at £9.59 for a two-month Entertainment pass Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 launch event: Watch Unpacked right here
Samsung Galaxy S10 launch event: Watch Unpacked right here By Rik Henderson

Samsung Unpacked will see the unveiling of the Galaxy S10, Samsung's foldable phone and several other key devices. You can watch it here live. Read more

Massive Samsung Galaxy S10 hands-on video leak reveals everything
Massive Samsung Galaxy S10 hands-on video leak reveals everything By Rik Henderson

There have been plenty of Samsung Galaxy S10 leaks in recent weeks but none quite so revealing as a hands-on video that briefly popped up online. Read more

LG G8 ThinQ confirmed to be 4G, V-series 5G, but no foldable phone for MWC
LG G8 ThinQ confirmed to be 4G, V-series 5G, but no foldable phone for MWC By Rik Henderson

LG has confirmed that its forthcoming LG G8 ThinQ smartphone will be a 4G LTE handset. All G-series handsets will be going forward. Read more

Amazon one step closer to opening Amazon Go store in UK
Amazon one step closer to opening Amazon Go store in UK By Rik Henderson

Amazon has reportedly secured at least one retail site in London for an Amazon Go cashier-less store. Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e official, 10.5-inch, superslim and Super AMOLED
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e official, 10.5-inch, superslim and Super AMOLED By Rik Henderson

Samsung has announced a new tablet to be available from March, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e. Read more

Red Dead Redemption 2 review: The game of a lifetime?
5.0 stars Red Dead Redemption 2 review: The game of a lifetime? By Rik Henderson

We’re throwing our two pennies worth into the large brimmed hat and giving you our perspective on one of the best games of the last 12 months. Read more

Live action Anthem trailer shows how good an actual movie would be
Live action Anthem trailer shows how good an actual movie would be By Rik Henderson

To whet our appetites for the Anthem game, EA commissioned world renowned sci-fi director Neill Blomkamp to make a live action trailer. Here it is. Read more

Three launches permanent 5G network as part of London Fashion Week
Three launches permanent 5G network as part of London Fashion Week By Rik Henderson

Three has installed a permanent 5G network in Central St Martins. It will provide a 5G data service for use during the college's MA Fashion show. Read more

What is a mesh network and how can it dramatically improve your home Wi-Fi?
What is a mesh network and how can it dramatically improve your home Wi-Fi? By Rik Henderson

Using a mesh network system can ensure your entire home has great wireless internet throughout. We explain how. Read more

LG G8 ThinQ will use its OLED display as a speaker, more official details revealed
LG G8 ThinQ will use its OLED display as a speaker, more official details revealed By Rik Henderson

LG has officially revealed a second significant new feature on the forthcoming LG G8 ThinQ; its screen will also serve as a speaker. Read more

Samsung foldable phone patent shows thin, dual-screen Galaxy Flex
Samsung foldable phone patent shows thin, dual-screen Galaxy Flex By Rik Henderson

A filed patent shows a similar technical design to Samsung's foldable phone prototype but a much thinner, better looking device. Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 names officially confirmed, prepare to be astonished
Samsung Galaxy S10 names officially confirmed, prepare to be astonished By Rik Henderson

Samsung has confirmed the names of the three Samsung Galaxy S10 models due to be launch on 20 February and it might come as a surprise... Read more

Ring to add colour night vision to its Video Doorbells and cameras
Ring to add colour night vision to its Video Doorbells and cameras By Rik Henderson

Ring will soon update its Video Doorbells and security cameras with a new feature: full colour night vision. Read more

Hold your horses, AirPods 2 might not be available until fall
Hold your horses, AirPods 2 might not be available until fall By Rik Henderson

A new report claims that the next generation wireless earbuds might not make it to market in spring at all. Read more

Now TV Smart Box 4K review: Ultra HD and Sky channels in a neat, friendly package
3.5 stars Now TV Smart Box 4K review: Ultra HD and Sky channels in a neat, friendly package By Rik Henderson

The Now TV Smart Box with 4K & Voice Search is the flagship device from the Sky owned company and, as the title suggests, brings Ultra HD to the party Read more

Apple AirPods 2, AirPower, iPad mini 5 and new iPad release date revealed
Apple AirPods 2, AirPower, iPad mini 5 and new iPad release date revealed By Rik Henderson

Apple will host an event to unveil the new iPad mini 5 and iPad on 19 March, according to a release date leak. Read more

Superb Xiaomi foldable phone renders show why Samsung and Huawei should be worried
Superb Xiaomi foldable phone renders show why Samsung and Huawei should be worried By Rik Henderson

Renders show how Xiaomi plans to own the foldable phone market ahead of some big name competitors. Read more

Last day to save 43% an Echo devices in the Amazon Valentine's day sales
Last day to save 43% an Echo devices in the Amazon Valentine's day sales By Rik Henderson

Looking for a great deal on an Amazon Echo Input, Echo 2nd gen, Spot and Echo show - then we have savings for you in the Valentine's day sales Read more

TalkTalk brings Plume mesh Wi-Fi SuperPods to the UK at last
TalkTalk brings Plume mesh Wi-Fi SuperPods to the UK at last By Rik Henderson

TalkTalk has signed a deal to bring the US mesh Wi-Fi system Plume to the UK. Read more

Samsung Galaxy Flex confirmed for Unpacked unveiling
Samsung Galaxy Flex confirmed for Unpacked unveiling By Rik Henderson

Samsung will formally unveil its foldable phone during Samsung Unpacked in San Francisco next week. Read more

iPad mini 5 is shaping up to be exactly as expected: Lightning, Touch ID, same design
iPad mini 5 is shaping up to be exactly as expected: Lightning, Touch ID, same design By Rik Henderson

If you are expecting Apple to make big changes with its next iPad mini you shouldn't get your hopes up. Read more

This Lego robotic arm must be the coolest prosthetic ever
This Lego robotic arm must be the coolest prosthetic ever By Rik Henderson

We've seen some cool Lego builds recently but nothing in comparison to the incredible robotic arm made by teenager David Aguilar. Read more

LG G8 ThinQ price revealed and it's surprising
LG G8 ThinQ price revealed and it's surprising By Rik Henderson

The latest LG G8 detail to leak is the price. Someone claims to have spied the Canadian price of the 128GB version of the LG G8 ThinQ. Read more

Get a 4G MiFi on Three with unlimited data and free roaming for just £22/m
Get a 4G MiFi on Three with unlimited data and free roaming for just £22/m By Rik Henderson

Three is offering a great deal on a mobile hotspot and plan that gives unlimited 4G data and free roaming in 71 destinations. Read more

Apple will remove screen recording apps if they don't own up
Apple will remove screen recording apps if they don't own up By Rik Henderson

Apple has investigated claims that some iOS apps secretly record your screen as you use them. Read more

Netflix for iOS now auto downloads your next episodes
Netflix for iOS now auto downloads your next episodes By Rik Henderson

Netflix has finally added the Smart Download feature to its iOS app. Read more

Cloud gaming explained, will we ever get a "Netflix of games"?
Cloud gaming explained, will we ever get a "Netflix of games"? By Rik Henderson

Cloud gaming was once heralded as the death of the console, but it hasn't worked out that way. We look at why and if it ever could succeed in future. Read more

Fitbit aiming at even younger kids with leaked fitness tracker
Fitbit aiming at even younger kids with leaked fitness tracker By Rik Henderson

Fitbit seems to aiming at even younger kids to those served by the Ace, with an unnamed device that has leaked online. Read more

New Samsung Galaxy S10 render shows reverse charging feature
New Samsung Galaxy S10 render shows reverse charging feature By Rik Henderson

We are pretty sure the Galaxy S10 and S10+, at the very least, will have reverse charging. Now we have visual evidence. Read more

Huawei P30 and P30 Pro to launch in March, company slip reveals
Huawei P30 and P30 Pro to launch in March, company slip reveals By Rik Henderson

Huawei will host an event in Paris next month to launch the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro flagship phones. Read more

LG G8 ThinQ official, will use revolutionary Time-of-Flight selfie camera
LG G8 ThinQ official, will use revolutionary Time-of-Flight selfie camera By Rik Henderson

LG has confirmed that the LG G8 ThinQ will be announced at MWC this month and the front-facing camera will use Time-of-Flight technology. Read more

Spotify bets big on podcasts, claims they'll represent 20 per cent of listening in future
Spotify bets big on podcasts, claims they'll represent 20 per cent of listening in future By Rik Henderson

Spotify is doubling down on podcasts, with the acquisition of podcasting companies: Gimlet and Anchor. Read more

Klipsch R5 Wireless earphones are tiny and tight fitting, designed for an active lifestyle
Klipsch R5 Wireless earphones are tiny and tight fitting, designed for an active lifestyle By Rik Henderson

Audio brand Klipsch has entered the wireless earphones market with a svelte pair designed to fit comfortably and securely. Read more

Fantastic new Kindle Paperwhite gets over 20% discount
Fantastic new Kindle Paperwhite gets over 20% discount By Rik Henderson

Amazon has some great discounts on the Kindle Paperwhite, saving yourself some money Read more

BT Sport now available directly through Apple TV, Xbox One and Samsung TVs
BT Sport now available directly through Apple TV, Xbox One and Samsung TVs By Rik Henderson

You no longer have to have Sky Q, Virgin Media or BT's own TV service to get BT Sport. Read more

Amazon Fire tablet deals are go: Get 30% off a Fire 7, Fire HD 8 and HD 10 bargains too
Amazon Fire tablet deals are go: Get 30% off a Fire 7, Fire HD 8 and HD 10 bargains too By Rik Henderson

Amazon is offering incredible deals on Fire tablets in the Valentine's day sales. You can get big discounts on Fire 7, Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 tablets, plus Kids Editions. Read more

Lightning fast 8Gbps broadband is coming sooner than you think
Lightning fast 8Gbps broadband is coming sooner than you think By Rik Henderson

Virgin Media is trialling home broadband that is more than 200 times faster than the UK average. Read more

Disney+ takes first swipe at Netflix with Captain Marvel exclusive
Disney+ takes first swipe at Netflix with Captain Marvel exclusive By Rik Henderson

Disney has revealed that blockbuster movie Captain Marvel will only be available on Disney+ after its theatrical release. Read more

Classic Choose Your Own Adventure books return as free Alexa games
Classic Choose Your Own Adventure books return as free Alexa games By Rik Henderson

Two Choose Your Own Adventure books have been given a new lease of life thanks to Amazon and its Audible service and Alexa-enabled devices. Read more

How Xbox One backward compatibility works: The Xbox 360 and Xbox games list and more
How Xbox One backward compatibility works: The Xbox 360 and Xbox games list and more By Rik Henderson

You can play Xbox 360 and original Xbox games on your Xbox One. Here are all the games that work with your Xbox One S or Xbox One X. Read more

Huawei P30 Pro render shows bonkers camera array on rear
Huawei P30 Pro render shows bonkers camera array on rear By Rik Henderson

There have been a number of leaks around the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro, but few are quite as odd as the latest leaked render. Read more

Xbox Game Pass list: What games can you play and how much does it cost?
Xbox Game Pass list: What games can you play and how much does it cost? By Rik Henderson

Microsoft offers a monthly subscription service for unlimited play on 100s of games. See the list here. Read more

Microsoft wants Xbox Live to be main gaming platform across all devices, iOS, Android and Switch too
Microsoft wants Xbox Live to be main gaming platform across all devices, iOS, Android and Switch too By Rik Henderson

Microsoft has ambitions to spread its Xbox Live gaming platform to all possible devices, not just Xbox One and Windows PC. Read more

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