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2016 Porsche Boxster S v Jaguar F-Type V6 S comparison

It has almost become a landmark moment in our evolution as humans. A neat title to slot in after all that complex baby, child, teenager,

Road Testing The 2017 Brough Superior SS100

Want to get bikers up in arms? Revive a hallowed brand. Established manufacturers get a pass when producing ugly or ill-considered motorcycles, and nobody questions

The Samsung 960 Pro (2TB) SSD Review

A year ago, Samsung brought their PCIe SSD technology to the retail market in the form of the Samsung 950 Pro, an NVMe M.2 SSD

The 29 best games for the new Apple TV

Games! That was what got us excited when we heard the new Apple TV would have third-party apps. It’d be like a console, only tiny,

How to Protect Your MacBook from Trident Attacks

OS X users need to fire up the App Store immediately, to download a new security patch released yesterday (Sept. 1) that protects the same zero-day

Kia Optima Sportswagon first drive: A big friendly giant that lacks a bit of personality

The Kia Optima is the sort of car that you see starring in flashy US TV commercials, where enormous NBA superstars cram their frames into

First Drive: Carving Canyons in a Mini John Cooper Works

Fired up like Paul Bunyan at an all-you-can-hack Christmas tree chopping competition, I approached the John Copper Works Mini hardtop with a noticeable spring in my

Mitsubishi recall? Hackers drain battery and unlock car in terrifying new exploit

Security researchers have suggested that Mitsubishi recall at least 100,000 cars after discovering an exploit that lets hackers unlock the vehicles and even drain their

Chromebooks vs. Windows 10 Laptops : What Should You Buy?

Chromebooks have grown from a curiosity to a force to be reckoned with. Offering a simple and stripped-down experience, Google’s Chrome OS is extremely easy

Oculus Rift vs. PlayStation VR : What is the best VR gaming headset?

While it would be nice to paint the rivalry between the Oculus Rift and Sony’s PlayStation VR (previously codenamed Project Morpheus) as a David and

Sony PlayStation VR v HTC Vive review : Which VR headset is worth the wait?

It’s not all about Oculus Oculus Rift is VR’s lucky charm, the headset that the whole industry is counting on. But you have two more

Fidue A65 review

Pros Tough metal bodies Clear, fun sound Remote included Cons Not perfect for exercise Slightly ‘granular’ mid/treble Key Features: 8mm titanium dynamic driver; One-button remote;

Compromised smartwatches can glean your PIN code

Some institutions, like schools, have banned the use of smartwatches because of their ability to spy and cheat but there might be a worse scenario

BlackBerry Priv review: Android alone can’t save the company

Sports fans often say that their team could pull itself out of a losing streak if only it’d play that exciting but untested, kid who’s

Cambridge Audio G5 review: Sleek and smart Bluetooth speaker

For Classy looks and build, big & powerful sound, good battery life, penty of features Against Conservative treble, can’t crank out sub bass The Cambridge

Canon PowerShot G9 X Hands-on review

Serious compacts get even slimmer Fancy a compact capable of taking CSC-grade images that will easily fit in your pocket? In the past, the Sony

Hack turns Fitbit smartband into a malware carrier

PCs, smartphones, and tablets are fair game to hackers these days. And we’ve also started to see cars with sophisticated infotainment systems and controls also

How to set a SIM lock on iPhone: Lock and unlock your SIM with a PIN code (PLUS: how to stop the iOS 9 hack)

Most people use a passcode to protect their iPhone (if you don’t, you should), but few enable the SIM lock. If you’re unlucky enough to

Bowers & Wilkins P5 Wireless review

Pros High-class style Rich sound Wireless Cons Some report connectivity complaints Thick sound limits separation On-cup buttons could be refined Key Features: Bluetooth wireless; 40mm

Mumsnet hack: How to stay safe following @DadSecurity attack

On 11 August Mumsnet was hit by a DDoS attack on behalf of @DadSecurity, who later resorted to swatting attacks and claimed to have stolen user

Jeep Cherokee security issue patched via USB drive mailed to owners

  A bit over a month ago, we talked about the significant security issue that was exploited by security researchers to take control of a

How to use WhatsApp Web: Get WhatsApp on your phone, tablet, laptop and PC. Plus how to use WhatsApp Web on iPhone and iPad

WhatsApp is now available on the web via the Chrome browser, and in a tablet app, meaning it’s possible to simultaneously access your WhatsApp account

How to encrypt and password-protect ZIP files the right way

You can protect the contents of a ZIP file, but unless you know the trick, you might as well not bother. That question can be

Jeep hackers get new jobs at Uber’s autonomous-car lab

Security researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek have made a habit of getting the attention of the automotive world with their vehicle hacks. This year,

Volkswagen has spent two years trying to hide a big security flaw

Thousands of cars from a host of manufacturers have spent years at risk of electronic car-hacking, according to expert research that Volkswagen has spent two years trying to

BMW, Mercedes Benz, Chrysler not immune to OwnStar hack

Samy Kamkar is at it again and this time he is leaving no car left unturned. Or unhacked in this case. Following on his warning

It’s the Chevy Corvette’s turn to get hacked

  Car hacking seems to be the new black recently. As cars get smarter, they also become more enticing targets to hackers for both fun

Major Firefox vulnerability lets hackers steal your files using dodgy web ads

If you needed another reason to install an ad-blocker on your web browser, read on. Mozilla Firefox users are this week being urged to update to

Tesla Courts Hackers to Defend High-Tech Cars

Hackers swarmed a Tesla sedan in a ‘hacking village’ at the infamous Def Con conference on Saturday as the high-tech electric car maker recruited talent

Want to be totally secure on the Internet? Good luck

When it comes to being safe from hackers, we could all take steps to do better, myself included. Less than a month into my new