Review: Updated: iPad mini 2

Introduction Update: Thinking of other tablets to buy? I’ve updated the competition section, and updated the interface to include all the goodies from iOS 9.2.1. The iPad mini 2 was, …

Review: Fairphone 2

Introduction and features In today’s smartphone climate it makes a change to see something different – and whatever else the Fairphone 2 is, it’s certainly different. Built with sustainability and …

Review: Pebble Time Round

Introduction and features Pebble is not like the rest of the big smartwatch names. Where Apple and Motorola use software most people have heard of and big bright screens, and …

The tech to get your pet fitter

The best tech to get your pet fitter Is Daisy puffing and panting as she runs to fetch the stick? Or would Tim rather nap than catch literally anything you …

Review: Acer Predator G3

Introduction and design Acer’s revamped gaming systems mark a renewed focus on high-end performance from the global firm. Machines like the G3-710 bear the new Predator brand alongside some of …

Review: Sony NW-ZX100HN

Introduction and features Sony’s NW-ZX100HN is the middle child in the renowned audio company’s brand new lineup of high resolution audio players. Although not the first portable HRA player to …

Microsoft backs Apple in its fight with the FBI

Microsoft is “wholeheartedly” supporting Apple in its ongoing battle with the FBI, the company’s president said today before Congress. Brad Smith, who doubles as Microsoft’s chief legal officer, made Redmond’s …

How to use Windows 10's Tablet Mode

Windows 10 Tablet mode Leading up to its launch, we had unparalleled access to Windows 10 thanks to Microsoft’s Insider program, which was essentially a way for developers and early …

Hands-on review: Project Tango

Smartphones have stopped getting smart. Better looking? Yes. Improved build quality? Sure. More powerful? Absolutely. But smarter? Not so much. It’s very much the same story with tablets, although Google …

Review: PC Specialist Octane II Pro

Introduction and design “Buy a desktop for power, buy a laptop for mobility,” was the mantra that guided PC gamers’ buying choices – until now. By squeezing its desktop GTX …

How to fix Mac OS X annoyances

We love our Macs, but during our day-to-day use of Mac OS X we can still sometimes come up against various annoyances that can put us in a bad mood. …

Hands-on review: MWC 2016: HTC Desire 530

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSZvV0BXWAQ While it’s never the sexy side of tech (if there, really, ever could be such a thing), the low-end, basic phones are the bread and butter for most brands …

REVIEW: Far Cry Primal review

Far Cry Primal review There was a moment in playing Far Cry Primal wherein everything came together. After my unwaveringly obedient owl ripped a spear-throwing, tribal warrior from his ledge …

Review: Updated: Sony Smartwatch 3

Introduction and display Update: The Sony SmartWatch 4 could very well be right around the corner, but if you’re in the market for a well-rounded (even though it’s a square) …

Review: In Depth: Audi TT

Design, interior and infotainment Audi’s … I love them. There’s something about plush, all-wheel drive (AWD) vehicles with understated German styling, outstanding driving dynamics, perfectly-executed interiors and long-roof wagon options …

Samsung Galaxy S7 tips and tricks

Samsung’s new flagship Samsung has revealed its new flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S7, at this year’s Mobile World Congress. While on the outside it looks very similar to its …

How to use iCloud Keychain

Using iCloud Keychain Passwords, bank card numbers, email account settings… living in the modern world requires us to memorise more obscure information than ever before. No wonder so many of …