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Qualcomm expands dedicated hardware for Windows devices with Snapdragon 8c and 7c
Qualcomm expands dedicated hardware for Windows devices with Snapdragon 8c and 7c By Chris Hall

Qualcomm is expanding its range of Snapdragon hardware to power Windows computers adding the 8c and 7c to the offering alongside the previously-announced... Read more

Is your MacBook Pro randomly shutting down? Here's how to fix it
Is your MacBook Pro randomly shutting down? Here's how to fix it By Maggie Tillman

Apple has admitted there is a shutdown issue with the 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro. Apparently, some models keep randomly turning off.... Read more

Best laptop 2019: All the top notebooks, 2-in-1s and ultraportables to buy today
Best laptop 2019: All the top notebooks, 2-in-1s and ultraportables to buy today By Dan Grabham

We've broken down the best all-rounders, ultraportables, Chromebooks, 2-in-1s and more. These are the top laptops currently available for your money. Read more

Some customers still aren't happy about their MacBook keyboards
Some customers still aren't happy about their MacBook keyboards By Dan Grabham

Thought Apple's keyboard woes were over with the new 16-inch MacBook Pro? Well they might be for new laptops, but many customers still aren't happy with... Read more

Steve Jobs signed Apple floppy disk can be yours for more than $8,000
Steve Jobs signed Apple floppy disk can be yours for more than $8,000 By Rik Henderson

An Apple floppy disk signed by Steve Jobs from the late 80s has popped up on an auction site. And, it can be yours for a mere $8,800 (£6,805).... Read more

The excellent Logitech C920 Full HD webcam has been slashed to £25 for one day only
The excellent Logitech C920 Full HD webcam has been slashed to £25 for one day only By Chris Hall

Webcams are boring to most of us. You just need it to work and work reliably, which is where the Logitech C920 comes in.... Read more

How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, seating, sound upgrades and more
How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, seating, sound upgrades 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

Microsoft granted a license to work with Huawei again
Microsoft granted a license to work with Huawei again By Cam Bunton

Microsoft has been granted a license to export software to Huawei, which means new Windows laptops (probably).... Read more

Razer has launched a Stormtrooper themed Kraken headset
Razer has launched a Stormtrooper themed Kraken headset By Adrian Willings

Show off your allegiance to the Galactic Empire with a brilliant headset from Razer that won't help you shoot straight but will make you look awesome.... Read more

MacBook Pro 16-inch teardown shows the 'new' keyboard takes things back to the old school
MacBook Pro 16-inch teardown shows the 'new' keyboard takes things back to the old school By Dan Grabham

A full teardown of Apple's new MacBook Pro 16-inch has revealed that the new keyboard is actually pretty much an old design. Apple finally gave up on... Read more

Apple Mac Pro specs and features: Up to 28 cores of supreme power
Apple Mac Pro specs and features: Up to 28 cores of supreme power By Dan Grabham

The long-awaited new Mac Pro workstation PC is here. And yes, it looks like a cheese grater - reminiscent of the Power Mac G5 and the early-generation... Read more

Apple's Phil Schiller says Chromebooks are 'cheap testing tools', iPad best for the classroom
Apple's Phil Schiller says Chromebooks are 'cheap testing tools', iPad best for the classroom By Dan Grabham

Apple's marketing chief Phil Schiller got into a bit of hot water when he was asked about the rise of Chromebooks in education during an inteview with... Read more

Best backpacks for tech: Carry your laptops and tablets in style
Best backpacks for tech: Carry your laptops and tablets in style By Cam Bunton

Whether you commute to work, go to school, university or consider yourself a digital nomad who loves to travel, one of the most important things is finding... Read more

Apple's all-new Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR will be available in December
Apple's all-new Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR will be available in December By Maggie Tillman

Apple has announced that its redesigned Mac Pro and premium display will available to buy this Christmas.... Read more

It's official! 16-inch Apple MacBook Pro debuts with scissor-mechanism keyboard
It's official! 16-inch Apple MacBook Pro debuts with scissor-mechanism keyboard By Dan Grabham

Apple has unveiled an all-new 16-inch MacBook with up to 8-core processors, up to 64GB of memory, plus all-new graphics with up to 8GB of video memory.... Read more

Your Chromebook now shows you its end-of-life date
Your Chromebook now shows you its end-of-life date By Cam Bunton

New Chrome OS software is rolling out, including an easy way to find out how long your device is going to be supported for... Read more

Double 11, Double The Profit! Buy 1 get 1 free: Get Windows 10 Pro for free!!!
Double 11, Double The Profit! Buy 1 get 1 free: Get Windows 10 Pro for free!!! By Pocket-lint Promotion

Double 11 is right around the corner! One of the most famous expressions around Chinese netizens, Double 11 is the Singles’ Day (or Bachelor’s Day)... Read more

Could Microsoft's new Surface Pro X usher in a new generation of repairable devices?
Could Microsoft's new Surface Pro X usher in a new generation of repairable devices? By Dan Grabham

Microsoft's new Surface Pro X is an incredibly repairable device. That's according to iFixit, known for its teardowns of products moments after launch... Read more

New Mac Pro hits the FCC: Is Apple launching it soon?
New Mac Pro hits the FCC: Is Apple launching it soon? By Maggie Tillman

Apple has yet to reveal when its redesigned Mac Pro, which it debuted this past June, would go on sale. But new evidence suggests it'll be soon.... Read more

Samsung is making an Intel Lakefield version of the super-light Galaxy Book S
Samsung is making an Intel Lakefield version of the super-light Galaxy Book S By Dan Grabham

Samsung is launching an Intel version of the super-light Galaxy Book S. It had previously announced a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx version. The new version... Read more

This cable can charge almost anything
This cable can charge almost anything By Dan Grabham

This cable is pretty clever as it can charge almost anything thanks to magnetised interchangeable tips. The Infinity cable can charge phones, tablets,... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Gaming Laptop 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Gaming Laptop 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Gaming Laptop 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

Microsoft's latest anti-hacker tech locks down your PC's firmware
Microsoft's latest anti-hacker tech locks down your PC's firmware By Dan Grabham

Microsoft's latest wheeze to lock down your PC from the ill-meaning is to totally lock down its firmware.Firmware is the base-level code that starts up... Read more

Has Apple's manufacturer begun shipments of a new 16-inch MacBook Pro?
Has Apple's manufacturer begun shipments of a new 16-inch MacBook Pro? By Maggie Tillman

Apple's much-rumoured 16-inch MacBook Pro could debut in a matter of days.... Read more

Is this Apple's 16-inch MacBook Pro? New laptop spotted in Catalina beta
Is this Apple's 16-inch MacBook Pro? New laptop spotted in Catalina beta By Maggie Tillman

Apple is supposedly developing an all-new, 16-inch version of the MacBook Pro, and the latest sign of its existence has just surfaced.... Read more

First look: Microsoft Surface Neo and Surface Duo - what to expect from the dual-screen tablets
First look: Microsoft Surface Neo and Surface Duo - what to expect from the dual-screen tablets By Dan Grabham

We weren't able to get too close to Microsoft's new pair of foldables, but we did get a good look at what they're set to offer when they go on sale.... Read more

Microsoft says the Surface Neo and Duo have been "in development for years"
Microsoft says the Surface Neo and Duo have been "in development for years" By Dan Grabham

Surface head of devices Panos Panay says the development of the Surface Duo phone and Surface Neo dual-screen tablet has been a long journey. We went... Read more

Google Pixelbook Go is a lightweight mid-range Chrome OS laptop with a 'rippled, wavy bottom'
Google Pixelbook Go is a lightweight mid-range Chrome OS laptop with a 'rippled, wavy bottom' By Dan Grabham

Google has officially announced Pixelbook Go, a Chrome OS laptop that's available at a mid-range price point.... Read more

The Pixelbook Go leaks out again - but it looks a bit different this time
The Pixelbook Go leaks out again - but it looks a bit different this time By Dan Grabham

More official-looking images of the new, low-priced Pixelbook Go laptop have leaked out. The new device won't be a tablet - as Google says it has given... Read more

Pixelbook Go leaks in full: What to expect from next-gen Chromebook
Pixelbook Go leaks in full: What to expect from next-gen Chromebook By Mike Lowe

The Go was hardly a secret, but now a hands-on has leaked ahead of the official unveil, here are the full details of what to expect from this laptop.... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Laptop 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Laptop 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Laptop 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

macOS Catalina system requirements: Which Macs support macOS 10.15?
macOS Catalina system requirements: Which Macs support macOS 10.15? By Dan Grabham

Apple's macOS Mojave is now in beta, but will it work on your machine?... Read more

Apple Sidecar explained: How Apple is using the iPad to make the Mac even better
Apple Sidecar explained: How Apple is using the iPad to make the Mac even better By Stuart Miles

This is everything you need to know about Apple Sidecar, including how it works, what it does and which Mac and iPad models are supported.... Read more

Apple macOS 10.15 Catalina: All the key new features explored
Apple macOS 10.15 Catalina: All the key new features explored By Dan Grabham

Up close with Apple's latest macOS.... Read more

LG's super-light Gram 17 laptop is now available in the UK
LG's super-light Gram 17 laptop is now available in the UK By Dan Grabham

LG's lovely Gram 17 laptop has finally made it to UK shores. The launch of the large, 17-inch laptop comes around nine months after we first clapped eyes... Read more

Microsoft Surface event: Watch the event recap right here
Microsoft Surface event: Watch the event recap right here By Maggie Tillman

If you'd like to see these products be introduced on stage, all you have to do is watch the event after the fact or even check out Microsoft's recap video on YouTube.... Read more

What is Windows 10X, how does it work, and which devices run it?
What is Windows 10X, how does it work, and which devices run it? By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has been designing and building a new version of Windows 10, called Windows 10X, for the last couple of years, with the help of hundreds of engineers and designers. Their goal, Microsoft said, is to enable "a new era of mobile productivity and creativity across two screens".... Read more

Super new Surface Neo is like a dual screen iPad mini - but with tiny bezels
Super new Surface Neo is like a dual screen iPad mini - but with tiny bezels By Dan Grabham

Surface Neo is the much-talked-about dual-screen Surface. It won't be with us until late 2020 but looks absolutely amazing.... Read more

Surface Pro X runs ARM-based SQ1 platform developed with Qualcomm
Surface Pro X runs ARM-based SQ1 platform developed with Qualcomm By Dan Grabham

Surface Pro X is a new ARM-based Surface that boasts a Microsoft and Qualcomm designed SQ1 platform with full-fat Windows 10, an integrated AI engine and... Read more

Surface Pro 7 is here and more powerful than ever, but it's just a slight redesign
Surface Pro 7 is here and more powerful than ever, but it's just a slight redesign By Dan Grabham

Microsoft has revealed the latest 2-in-1 Surface Pro which will be known as Surface Pro 7.... Read more

Surface Laptop 3 official, adds 15-inch version and USB-C at last
Surface Laptop 3 official, adds 15-inch version and USB-C at last By Dan Grabham

Microsoft has unveiled Surface Laptop 3 with USB-C, a removable hard drive and a new 15-inch variant in addition to a 13-inch model. USB-C is a more welcome... Read more

Intel debuts competitively-priced Core i9 X Series for extreme performance
Intel debuts competitively-priced Core i9 X Series for extreme performance By Dan Grabham

Intel has debuted the Core X Series - a set of four processors - for gaming and other intensive applications such as high-end video editing. All of the... Read more

Microsoft's stripped-down Windows will be called Windows 10X
Microsoft's stripped-down Windows will be called Windows 10X By Dan Grabham

Microsoft's stripped-down Windows will be called Windows 10X and not Windows Core OS as we previously thought.  Windows Core OS: What is it and why you... Read more

Surface Pro 7, Surface Laptop 3 and Surface on ARM leak ahead of official launch
Surface Pro 7, Surface Laptop 3 and Surface on ARM leak ahead of official launch By Dan Grabham

Images of Surface Pro 7, Surface Laptop 3 and Surface on ARM have leaked ahead of Wednesday's official Surface launch event. There will be 13.5 and 15-inch... Read more

HP reveals its latest do-anything Spectre x360 13
HP reveals its latest do-anything Spectre x360 13 By Dan Grabham

HP's Spectre line up is up there with our favourite laptop series and now the venerable computer maker has revealed a latest-generation version of the... Read more

Google's next Chromebook is the portable go-anywhere Pixelbook Go
Google's next Chromebook is the portable go-anywhere Pixelbook Go By Cam Bunton

Google has been working on its next Pixelbook for sometime, and the most recent report details a lot of the specs.... Read more

It looks like we won't be getting a new Pixelbook at Google's upcoming launch
It looks like we won't be getting a new Pixelbook at Google's upcoming launch By Dan Grabham

It looks very much like Google isn't going to launch a next-generation Pixelbook at its event next month.The teaser for Google's 15 October launch event... Read more

Surface Pro 7 and Surface Laptop 3 details leak ahead of Microsoft's October event
Surface Pro 7 and Surface Laptop 3 details leak ahead of Microsoft's October event By Dan Grabham

Details are leaking about Microsoft's upcoming slew of Surface devices, namely the next-gen Surface Pro and Surface Laptop. Microsoft is holding an event... Read more

USB 4 specs and features: Everything you need to know about the new double-speed USB
USB 4 specs and features: Everything you need to know about the new double-speed USB By Dan Grabham

USB is one of tech's ultimate success stories - a universal standard that took off in every way. But things have got a little confusing since.... Read more

Lenovo announces range of new Yoga laptops with AI-intelligence and Amazon Alexa built in
Lenovo announces range of new Yoga laptops with AI-intelligence and Amazon Alexa built in By Adrian Willings

Lenovo has unveiled a number of new Yoga laptops with improved features including Project Athena AI-intelligence and Amazon Alexa capabilities.... Read more

Razer and Nanoleaf team up to sync lighting with your games and more
Razer and Nanoleaf team up to sync lighting with your games and more By Adrian Willings

To help improve your gaming experience and make your games more immersive, Razer and Nanoleaf have been working on updates further improve light sync.... Read more

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