Gadgets Tutorials & How-Tos

iPhone battery replacement UK
Posted by William Stanton on January 4, 2018

Apple’s cheap iPhone battery replacement scheme ends soon

amazon-echo-privacy
Posted by Alex Lee on January 4, 2018

“Alexa, I’d like to report a crime”: Your Amazon Echo could soon be used to

nissan_brainwave_driving
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 4, 2018

You may soon be able to drive using just your mind thanks to Nissan’s “brain-to-vehicle” tech

are_your_apps_spying_on_you
Posted by Emma Sims on January 4, 2018

Are your smartphone apps monitoring you through your microphone?

apple_iphone_xl_rumours
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 4, 2018

Is the iPhone XL Apple’s secret weapon for 2018?

Apple chip
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on January 4, 2018

Apple rolls out more Meltdown and Spectre fixes as the Linux founder calls Intel’s patches “utter garbage”

digital_detox
Posted by Edward Munn on January 3, 2018

Ditching your smartphone won’t make you any happier, say researchers

paul_logan
Posted by Edward Munn on January 3, 2018

YouTube severs (some of) its ties with Logan Paul

car_theft_high-tech
Posted by Emma Sims on January 3, 2018

High-tech, high-risk? Car theft rises as thieves circumvent modern security

Kinect
Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 3, 2018

Microsoft stops selling the Kinect adapter

samsung-galaxy-note-8-11
Posted by Alan Martin on January 2, 2018

Samsung is reportedly having more Galaxy Note-shaped battery problems

google-pixel-3-review-front-on
Posted by William Stanton on December 22, 2017

Google Pixel 3 review: Hands-on with the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

PUBG - Playerunknown's Battlegrounds - 2018
Posted by William Stanton on December 22, 2017

PUBG at E3: Sanhok on Xbox One, a snowy map and new ballistic shield

black_mirror_arkangel
Posted by Alex Lee on December 21, 2017

Black Mirror Arkangel: Are we already living in a dystopia of parental surveillance?

Google Home app how to set up
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on December 21, 2017

How to set up Google Home, link Spotify and add multiple voices

Motorola Moto G5S Plus front
Posted by Darien Graham-Smith on December 21, 2017

Motorola Moto G5S Plus review: A lot of phone for a very reasonable price

Motorola Moto G5S front
Posted by Darien Graham-Smith on December 21, 2017

Motorola Moto G5S review: A sharper take on the Moto G5

zanco_tiny_t1
Posted by Edward Munn on December 21, 2017

Zanco tiny t1 is the world’s smallest phone measuring the same size as a USB drive

how_to_play_retro_games
Posted by Edward Munn on December 20, 2017

Retro games: How to play classic video games on PC, smartphone and tablet

switch_network_sms
Posted by Edward Munn on December 20, 2017

You’ll soon be able to switch mobile contracts by text – and they’re likely to be much cheaper

iphone_7_review_main
Posted by William Stanton on December 20, 2017

Apple faces questions from the US Senate about slowing down iPhones

garmin_forerunner_30_review_-_5
Posted by Alan Martin on December 19, 2017

Garmin Forerunner 30 review: A bargain at full price, now even cheaper

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Posted by Alex Lee on December 19, 2017

The only way to boost the UK economy is for humans and AI to work together, report finds

best_gifts_for_grown_ups_
Posted by Alphr on December 19, 2017

Christmas gifts for grown-ups: From £10 to £10,000

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Posted by Alan Martin on December 19, 2017

Adidas throws in the towel on wearables

researchers_accidentally_invent_self-healing_glass_for_smartphone_screens_-_1
Posted by Alan Martin on December 19, 2017

Cracked screens could soon be a thing of the past after scientists accidentally invent self-healing glass

lifebeam_vi_review_-_4
Posted by Alan Martin on December 18, 2017

Lifebeam Vi review: The AI that wants to replace your personal trainer

beyond_pornhub_porn_rebels
Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 18, 2017

Beyond Pornhub: The sex rebels reclaiming adult film

_tailgating_driving_motorway_traffic
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 18, 2017

Maths proves that angry drivers make driving worse for everyone, including themselves

screen_time_for_children
Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 18, 2017

Letting your child spend hours on a phone may not be bad after all

star_wars_secrets_of_the_empire_-_the_void_-_group_shot
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 15, 2017

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire raises the bar for what a true VR experience can be

XR Extended Reality
Posted by Roy Taylor on December 15, 2017

Beyond VR: Why 2018 will be the year of XR

christmas_gifts_under_ps50
Posted by Emma Sims on December 15, 2017

Best Christmas gifts under £50: Here’s our eclectic roundup of cheap gadgets and gizmos

chasing_trains
Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 15, 2017

Chasing trains: The UK talks a good AI game but is it losing pace?

patent_shows_apples_plans_for_siri_stealth_mode
Posted by Alan Martin on December 15, 2017

Patent shows Apple’s pointless plans for Siri stealth mode

shark
Posted by Emma Sims on December 15, 2017

Living Greenland shark could be over half a millennium old

Audi RS4 Avant front grille
Posted by Jonathan Bray on December 14, 2017

Audi RS4 Avant (2018) review: Fast, furious and also mildly practical

nose_zone_iphone_x
Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 14, 2017

“The most thrilling nose-controlled game ever”: The potential of Apple’s TrueDepth camera is finally realised

this_is_why_jk_rowling_doesnt_use_predictive_text_to_write_harry_potter
Posted by Alan Martin on December 14, 2017

This is why JK Rowling doesn’t use predictive text to write Harry Potter

siri_sex
Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 13, 2017

Have a question about sex? Don’t ask Siri

earths_e-waste_problem_is_getting_ridiculous
Posted by Alan Martin on December 13, 2017

Earth’s e-waste problem is getting ridiculous

Cheap Amazon Echo
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on December 13, 2017

Amazon slashes the price of its Echo, Echo Show, Echo Plus, Fire TV, tablets AND Paperwhite ahead of Christmas

earth_song
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 13, 2017

We’ve finally identified what the Earth sounds like

twitter_threads_officially_introduced_to_the_platform
Posted by Alan Martin on December 13, 2017

Twitter threads let you bore your followers senseless more easily than ever

iPhone 8
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on December 13, 2017

Google’s Year in Search 2017: Bitcoin, iPhone 8 and Netflix among the most popular Google searches this year

cotodama_lyric_speaker_review_-_4
Posted by Alan Martin on December 12, 2017

Cotodama Lyric speaker review: Never forget the lyrics (for a price)

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Posted by Alex Lee on December 12, 2017

Google rolls out three ‘Appsperiments’ designed to help you take better smartphone pictures

ai_mask_facial_detection
Posted by Thomas McMullan on December 12, 2017

This strange AI “camouflage” can stop you being identified by facial detection software

street_fighter_30_anniversary_collection_-_ruy_arcade_capture
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 11, 2017

Some Japanese Street Fighter fans aren’t happy about Capcom’s upcoming Street Fighter 30th Anniversay Collection

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Posted by Jonathan Bray on December 11, 2017

Chord Hugo 2 review: Gobsmackingly astonishing headphone audio