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A safe Galaxy S9 gives LG a huge opportunity in 2018

As the Galaxy S9 approaches, you’d be forgiven for thinking smartphones in 2018 will be a battle between Samsung and Apple. Don’t count LG out

MekaMon Review

Pros Awesome-looking robot design Fun multiplayer Movement can be tailored to suit different surfaces Cons Way too expensive App could be more instructional AR modes

Jibo Review: Alexa gets some cute competition

PROS Engaging movements really add to Jibo’s personality Facial-recognition makes the robot more proactive Far more personable than an Amazon Echo CONS Expensive compared to

Gigabyte Aero 15X Review

The Pros Bright display; Long battery life; Solid performance and transfer speeds The Cons Stiff keyboard; Touchpad doesn’t support all gestures Verdict The Gigabyte Aero

Alexa vs. Siri vs. Google Assistant: Which Smart Assistant Wins?

As if managing our interpersonal relationships weren’t already challenging enough in this digital day and age, now we have to worry about talking to artificial

Sphero Mini Review

Pros Adorable design Approachable and easy to use Well-designed app Great introduction to coding Cons Imprecise controls Face controls are gimmicky So-so battery life Key

RHA MA650 Wireless In-Ear Headphones review

OUR VERDICT The sound could be a little smoother but the RHA MA650 Wireless are otherwise solid, good-value wireless earphones. FOR Clear, punchy sound Good

Hands on: Project Santa Cruz review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Project Santa Cruz offers a promising look into what our virtual reality future could be, even though it’s only a prototype. The

Honda Civic Type R vs Ford Focus RS vs BMW M140i vs Seat Leon Cupra 300 review

Honda has, in recent years, developed a bit of a reputation for mucking about. Just look at the state of its Formula 1 engine programme, or

2018 Harley-Davidson Fat Bob 114 Review – First Ride

On August 22, 2017, Harley-Davidson turned the motorcycling world on its ear by announcing that it had scrapped the entire Dyna line of motorcycles and rolled it into a

2017 Buick LaCrosse review

THE GOOD: A quiet and smooth ride can be made aggressive with the optional Dynamic Drive Package. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are standard. THE BAD: The

2013-2017 Honda CB500F Review

Back in 2012, Honda presented the CB500F to the world at the EICMA Motor Show to bolster its “standard” category for the 2013 model year.

Gigabyte P57Xv7 Review

The Pros Good price for the specs; Bright, accurate panel with great refresh rate; Swappable optical drive; The Cons Below-average battery life; Lackluster audio; Verdict

6 Reasons to Buy the LG G6 (and 3 to Skip)

LG G6 Pros and Cons The LG G6 is a do-over of sorts for LG, after the ambitious but flawed modular G5 failed to catch

Living with PIQ Robot: The AI-powered boxing wearable

We grab the gloves to give the AI-powered punch trackers a spin French company PIQ is no stranger to sports tracking. It’s already built wearables

E3 2017: All the biggest VR news and games from the show

Fallout 4, Xbox One X, PS VR and more E3 2017 is upon us, and once again virtual reality is a hot topic of the

Amazon Echo vs Apple HomePod vs Google Home: the battle of the smart speakers

Apple has unveiled the new Apple HomePod, its play into the smart speaker space that’s coming later this year for $349 (about £270 or AU$460).

Apple HomePod vs Amazon Echo: How do they compare?

APPLE HOMEPOD VS AMAZON ECHO Apple has just launched the HomePod, which means it’s finally joined the AI battle for your home. It’s a bit

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras 2017

Need to keep an eye on your abode from anywhere? Small, standalone Wi-Fi security cameras (also called IP cameras) are easy to set up, can

Vi AI Personal Trainer review: Heart rate-tracking Bluetooth earbuds with serious potential

These $250 Bluetooth earphones pack in a heart rate sensor, voice-coaching, and gorgeous Harman/Kardon sound in one lightweight package. But they’re hindered by an ultra-narrow

Samsung HW-MS650 review

PROS Robust, stylish single-body design Powerful bass without an external subwoofer Generous feature list Easy setup and slick multiroom streaming CONS Slightly aggressive at top

Alienware 15 R3 Review

Pros / Attractive redesigned chassis; Good graphics and overall performance; Comfortable keyboard; Tobii eye-tracking integration; Lovely G-Sync enabled display Cons / Below-average battery life; A

Polk Magnifi Mini Compact Soundbar Review : Don’t be fooled by the size, it sounds big!

The Good Wide open sound Great performance Decent bass Convenient size Useful features The Bad Might struggle in larger rooms No on-screen display No remote

5 Reasons to Buy the LG G6 (and 2 Reasons to Skip)

LG G6 Pros and Cons   The LG G6 is a do-over of sorts for LG, after the ambitious but flawed modular G5 failed to

Neato Botvac D5 Connected review: A Dyson 360 Eye competitor?

Robot vacuum cleaners are becoming more popular with several big players now in the market, including Dyson. Some are great, others not so much, but

Here One review : Augmented sound like you’ve never heard it before

With Here One, the hearable has truly arrived. Sound quality is surprisingly good, the earbuds don’t draw attention to themselves, the augmented audio features are

2017 Suzuki V-Strom 650 / V-Strom 650XT Review

Adventure bikes are definitely a thing, and aren’t showing any sign of going away anytime soon, and Suzuki’s V-Strom (Deutsch for stream) is definitely one

Neato Botvac D3 Connected review:

THE GOOD: The Neato Botvac D3 Connected is the least expensive robot vacuum we’ve ever tested. Despite its affordable price, it’s a true smart appliance

Apple Watch v Android Wear : The battle for smartwatch supremacy

The war continues to wage, and it’s starting to get more interesting With Android Wear 2.0 finally out of the gate and the Apple Watch

2015 – 2017 BMW F 800 GS / F 800 GS Adventure Review

The lines between on- and off-road enthusiasts are becoming rather blurred nowadays, with a majority of major manufacturers having established themselves within the dual-sport/adventure bike