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Alexa isn’t eavesdropping on your every conversation, secretly sharing them with whoever it likes, but even if it was there’s an easy way to avoid

2018 Lexus LC 500 Review: A movie star for the road

PROS Concept car looks V8 engine sounds fantastic Comfortable grand tourer performance Cabin quality is excellent CONS Performance doesn’t live up to soundtrack Infotainment system

Naim Audio Uniti Atom review: This is a magnificent music streamer

Exquisite design plus impeccable craftsmanship equal sonic bliss. One of the finest music streamers we’ve reviewed, Naim Audio’s Uniti Atom knocked our socks off with

Tamron 70-210mm f/4 Di VC USD Review

Pros Compact and light Excellent sharpness No flare Well controlled distortion Very low CA figures Close focusing 5 stops VC system Excellent ergonomics High quality

X-Fi Sonic Carrier review: Home theater of the absurd

It’s the finest soundbar on the market. But for the money, is it better than conventional surround sound? It is without a doubt the best

iPhone SE 2: What we know about the rumoured cheap 2018 iPhone SE

iPhone SE 2 (2018): Release date, price, rumours, specs and all the latest news Apple is understood to be working on a successor to the

The Google privacy conundrum: Why locking down your data is a hard choice

Privacy as a right vs. privacy as a choice. We heard a lot about AI and machine learning at the Google I/O developers conference keynote

Borgward reveals BX6 and pure-electric BXi7

SUV-coupe to challenge BMW X4 while production version of battery-powered BX7 will aim at Chinese buyers Borgward has unveiled two new SUVs that it hopes

And finally: The Apple Watch Series 4 could get proper wireless charging

Rounding up the rumours and smaller stories from the week Welcome to this week’s edition of And Finally, the place where we round up some of

Full SteamVR support doesn’t fix Windows Mixed Reality’s early access feel

Windows Mixed Reality headsets are easy to set up, but frustrating to use. Hardware doesn’t really have an “Early Access” period per se, the way

Lensbaby Burnside 35mm f/2.8 Review

Pros Well made Creative possibilities Unusual bokeh Good central sharpness Cons Needs working at to get best results Poor as a general purpose lens Some

9 Cool Features of Android P Beta

Google has recently released the beta version of its upcoming smartphone OS flavor, Android P. If you own one of the supported devices and want

Starmobile UP Xtreme Hands-On Review : First Impressions

Starmobile recently announced their newest entry-level budget smartphone that features a tough glass called XtremeScreen — the Starmobile UP Xtreme. Check out our hands-on, first impressions of

2018 Honda Jazz VTi-S v Mazda 2 Maxx v Suzuki Swift GL Nav comparison

Compact cars – not the most exciting segment in the motoring world is it? If you agreed with that statement, you’d be overlooking the fact

Range Rover P400e review: Is this plug-in hybrid the best 4×4 by far?

Large SUVs have been the default choice for luxury car buyers ever since the original Range Rover came along and redefined our concept of off-roaders

Razer Hyperflux review: A wireless mouse that has no battery inside—believe it!

It sounds like science fiction—but it’s real, and it works. It sounds like science fiction—Razer’s new Mamba Hyperflux is a wireless mouse without a battery

Nintendo Labo review: A labor of love

Over the last week, I’ve spent more than 20 hours folding and assembling cardboard, and I’ve learned a few things. One: You don’t want to

2018 Husqvarna Vitpilen 701 First Ride Review

It’s finally here, folks. The 2018 Husqvarna Vitpilen 701. Since its concept was unveiled at EICMA in 2015, the 701 has been a highly anticipated

The BMW M850i xDrive Coupe is a 530hp Jekyll and Hyde

BMW’s new 8 Series Coupe is shaping up to be the company’s most exciting car in years, at least if the latest details on the

Nokia 6 (2018) Review

Pros  Solid battery life  Added fast charging  Metal shell Cons  Camera struggles with low and mixed lighting  Non 18:9 screen  Annoying buttons and finger scanner

2019 Toyota Avalon: 5 things you should know

Toyota is betting big on the 2019 Avalon, debuting controversial new styling, lashings of cabin tech, a frugal hybrid, and safety features you might otherwise

Top 5 Reasons to BUY or NOT buy the Acer Spin 5 (SP513-52)!

It’s time for another article summarizing the top 5 pros and cons of a laptop. In our case, this is a convertible suitable for business

Jeep Compass Trailhawk v Subaru Forester XT Premium Comparison

Two extremes of off-road SUVs duke it out on tarmac and loam Finding the epicentre At first glance these two vehicles don’t look like obvious

Q Acoustics’ all-new 3000i speaker lineup promises to extend the company’s bang-for-the-buck hi-fi tradition

Refinement, not revolution, takes center stage in this redesign British speaker manufacturer Q Acoustics has taken the wraps off its all-new 3000i loudspeaker series. The

Galaxy Note 9: If this is it, it’s the new boss

Analyzing the Galaxy Note 9 is like seeing the culmination of a year’s worth of best phone concepts. It’s like seeing what every other smartphone

iPhone SE 2: Everything we know about the rumoured cheap iPhone

iPhone SE 2 (2018): Rumours, specs, release date, price and all the latest news Apple is thought to be working on a successor to the

Top 5 Reasons to BUY or NOT buy the ASUS VivoBook Flip 14 TP401!

As 2-in-1 devices started getting more and more popular among artsy people and creators recently, we decided to take a look at one such convertible

10 Incredibly Dangerous Cars You Should Never Drive

The last thing an automaker wants is for a model to be branded unsafe. Not only is a defective car a major sales headache, it

Q Acoustics Concept 20 loudspeaker review: These gorgeous bookshelf speakers sound positively divine

A box-within-a-box design contributes to a delightfully impressively sonic signature. Q Acoustics has developed an incredible set of bookshelf speakers that will fill your home

The best hearables and smart earbuds you can buy right now – 2018 UPDATE

From Bragi Dash to Gear IconX, what’s on sale and what’s coming this year Ears are an increasingly popular place for wearable tech to sit,