Gadgets Tutorials & How-Tos

AI artificial intelligence robot
Posted by Lee Bell on January 29, 2018

AI will “kill many jobs”, claims Alibaba’s CEO, and it’s up to tech giants to protect the human race

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Posted by Dan Smith on January 29, 2018

McLaren launches exclusive racing-car inspired MSO X

Apple HomePod base
Posted by Jonathan Bray on January 26, 2018

Apple HomePod review: Brilliant sound, and now with multiroom and stereo sound support

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 26, 2018

Fast and the FurAIous: Ford wants self-driving, AI-powered cop cars policing the streets

Smart motorway cameras
Posted by Hugo Griffiths on January 26, 2018

Speed cameras can still catch you even if lanes aren’t closed and no variable limits are in place

Battery life tips: Boost phone battery life
Posted by William Stanton on January 25, 2018

Eight simple ways to boost your phone’s battery life

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 25, 2018

Two minutes to midnight: Doomsday Clock hasn’t moved this close to midnight since the Cold War

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 25, 2018

If you bought 50 Cent’s album with Bitcoin, here’s what you could now own instead

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 25, 2018

We’ve just discovered a new virus and it’s been living in our oceans for years

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 25, 2018

These are the first monkeys cloned using the “Dolly the sheep” method

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 24, 2018

Time is nearly up for Pebble, as Fitbit starts the server closure countdown

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 24, 2018

Scientists believe a concoction of gases could hold the key to finding life beyond our solar system

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 24, 2018

What I learned playing a video game live in a concert hall

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Posted by Christopher Minasians on January 24, 2018

Smartphones of the future could have fingerprint scanners built into the screen

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 24, 2018

This neuro-chip behaves just like human brain cells and could help us create artificial minds

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 24, 2018

Google goes after Audible with a range of cheap audiobooks: Is it too little, too late?

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 24, 2018

Tesla’s 10-year plan: Firm must be worth $650 billion by 2028 or Elon Musk won’t get paid

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 24, 2018

You can now get a degree in flying cars

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 24, 2018

Facebook buys ID verification startup Confirm.io

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Posted by Alphr on January 23, 2018

Why the HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro’s NPU is the future of smartphone AI

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 23, 2018

Facebook admits it has power to “corrode democracy”, pledges to tackle fake news

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Posted by Alphr on January 23, 2018

HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro: Five reasons why it should be the next phone you buy

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 23, 2018

Google’s latest hire suggests it’s eyeing up entering the games industry

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 23, 2018

Look on this 512GB microSD card, ye Mighty, and despair!

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 23, 2018

Female cats are more likely to be right-handed, male cats are usually southpaws, study finds

Super blue blood moon uk 2018
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on January 23, 2018

Super blue blood moon: How to watch and stream the January blue moon and lunar eclipse in the UK

Blue Badge permit
Posted by Hugo Griffiths on January 23, 2018

People with “hidden disabilities” such as autism and dementia could soon get blue parking badges

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Posted by William Stanton on January 22, 2018

The next generation of smartphone cameras could see through walls

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 22, 2018

These glasses promise to get rid of motion sickness in driverless cars

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 22, 2018

Is Apple planning to kill the original iPhone X?

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 22, 2018

Supermarket sacks Fabio the robot after a week of creeping people out

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 22, 2018

LG is working on a folding phone, but don’t expect it at MWC

Audi Virtual Cockpit
Posted by Dean Gibson on January 22, 2018

What is the Audi Virtual Cockpit?

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 22, 2018

Amazon Go: Amazon’s checkout-free supermarket is now open to the public

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 21, 2018

Trump and technology: One year in, how much has America’s science and tech scene changed?

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 19, 2018

Donald Trump at one: A continuation of his make-believe reality TV past

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 19, 2018

Running with the pirate hunters: How AI is creating an online piracy arms race

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 19, 2018

Die With Me is the app that lets you chat with strangers as your phones die together

apple pay cash
Posted by Melissa Holt on January 19, 2018

How to Transfer Apple Pay Cash to a Bank Account

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Posted by Jonathan Bray on January 18, 2018

Nissan Leaf 2018 review: UK’s most popular EV gets better

MacBook battery life boost tips
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on January 18, 2018

How to give your MacBook battery life a boost

Text bomb iPhone and Mac message bug
Posted by Alex Lee on January 18, 2018

Apple confirms fix for the “text bomb” ChaiOS message bug is coming next week

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 release date, price and specs rumours and news
Posted by William Stanton on January 18, 2018

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 release date, price and specs: Handset could be the first to launch in the UK following deal with Three

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Posted by William Stanton on January 18, 2018

Nintendo Labo kits explained: Nintendo reveals Labo Vehicle Kit features

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 18, 2018

New research suggests worst-case global warming temperatures won’t be hit

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Posted by William Stanton on January 18, 2018

Android P release date and features: Android Pie is here, and here’s when it’s coming to your phone

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 18, 2018

Apple will let you disable battery slowdowns in iOS update… but it doesn’t recommend it

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Posted by William Stanton on January 17, 2018

Metroid Prime 4 release date: Sources confirm Bandai Namco IS at the helm of Metroid

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 17, 2018

Garmin Vivosport review: A fine but fiddly tracker

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Posted by William Stanton on January 17, 2018

Gears of War 5 revealed as Gears 5, no release date given at E3