siri

Best Apple AirPods alternatives: Smart earbuds to try out instead

There’s so much more to truly wireless life Newsflash; Apple’s AirPods are not the only truly wireless earbuds out there. That might come as a

Google Pixel 2 XL vs Apple iPhone X: What’s the difference?

Google announced two new flagship smartphones in the form of the Pixel and the Pixel XL at an event in October. The latter is the

Sonos One vs PLAY:1 – The 411 on the newest Alexa speaker

It’s the season of smart speakers, but the Sonos One has a strong pitch for being your voice-driven media player of choice. As we found in

Sonos One review

Pros Great sound Small and convenient Proper Alexa integration Supports Google Assistant (in 2018) Cons Alexa not fully compatible with Spotify at launch Key Features

KitSound Voice One review

Amazon appears to be taking the same approach towards its Alexa voice assistant as the Borg did in Star Trek. In that series, the alien race

Apple Watch Series 3 vs Apple Watch Series 1: Should you spend more?

Apple Watch Series 3 vs Apple Watch Series 1: With two different Apple Watch models now available, what are the differences and is it worth

Roku Streaming Stick Plus Review: The Ultimate 4K Streaming Stick

THE GOOD Inexpensive Full 4K HDR capabilities Huge app selection Customizable interface THE BAD Remote lacks an audio jack Search could be deeper VERDICT The

Using Series 3 without an iPhone : This was an adventure

I used the Apple Watch Series 3 with no iPhone for a week – here’s how I got on One of the best things a

ONvocal Bluetooth headset review: These headphones put Amazon’s Alexa in your head

ONvocal’s OV headset is more advanced than most, with an ability to summon Amazon’s Alexa being its strongest feature. Music reproduction, on the hand, is

Google Home Max: Everything you need to know about the premium smart speaker

Google Home now has a premium big brother. The Google Home Max is official and here’s everything you need to know about the specs, price

Sonos One hands-on review

Key Features Review Price: £299/$398 Sonos multiroom audio Trueplay room calibration Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant compatibility Sonos One hands-on: first look at Sonos’ first

Bose QuietComfort 35 II review

The Good: The Bose QuietComfort 35 II headphone adds a dedicated button for Google Assistant, but it can be programmed for other functions, too. Retains its

2017 BMW X5 xDrive35d review

THE GOOD: The 2017 BMW X5 diesel makes an impressive 413 pound-feet of torque, cruises at 29 mpg on the highway and can roll up to

Top 10 Best Headphones for Sleeping in 2017

Here are our top picks for the best headphones for sleeping that are incredibly comfortable to wear and will help you fall asleep in no

Which is the best movie streaming box for you? New Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast and more

A lot of TVs nowadays have some variation of streaming service built in, but there are still plenty of us that still have “dumb” TVs.

Apple Watch watchOS 4 review: Apple’s smartwatch gets more intuitive with the new update

With watchOS 4, the Apple Watch is slicker and more enjoyable to use than ever. Apple has found new ways to reduce the time you

TomTom Via 53 review

OUR VERDICT Easy to use with a decent touchscreen and connectivity options, the TomTom Via 53 doesn’t disappoint for the price. FOR Easy to use

2017 Fiat 500X Trekking review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Fiat 500X boast responsive handling, steering and throttle response around town and at moderate speeds, making it a very lively city car.

Switchmate Bright Review: No-tool smart light upgrade needs work

PROS No-tool, removable way to make lights smarter Installation takes literally seconds Motion sensor adds convenience Can now fit side-by-side on multi-gang switches CONS Bluetooth

Fitbit Ionic v Apple Watch Series 3: The fitness smartwatch brawl

Which one wins the day? We have finally seen and played with Fitbit’s long-rumoured smartwatch, the Ionic, and it was inevitable that comparisons would quickly

macOS High Sierra Review

The Pros New file system upgrades system stability; Photos revamps editing and adds GIF support; Safari 11 features performance gains, privacy improvements; Personal DJ is

Beats Studio 3 Wireless review: Smart sounding, ultra long-lasting headphones

In 2016 Beats upgraded two of its most popular headphones – the Powerbeats and Solo – and released the all new Beats X. All three came equipped with the same W1

Apple TV 4K Review: One Powerful (But Pricey) Streaming Box

THE GOOD Fantastic 4K HDR content Intuitive home screen Simple iOS and macOS integration THE BAD Expensive Fiddly remote No digital audio or USB ports

Apple Watch Series 3 review

The Good: Cellular connection works well for phone calls, email, Siri and messages. Music now syncs more easily. Improvements in fitness tracking and added watch faces.

Apple CarPlay FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

After a slow start, Apple’s connected-car application, CarPlay, has finally started appearing in vehicles. Not only is the in-dash software designed to make hands-free calls,

The best Apple Watch face and complication combos : Get the most out of your Apple Watch

Unlike Android Wear, the Apple Watch doesn’t have third-party watch faces. But that doesn’t mean that those looking for the best Apple Watch faces are

Apple AirPlay 2 – everything you need to know

Apple’s AirPlay 2 is the company’s big move into multi-room, and it’s supported by some big-name brands. But how does it work, and do you

iOS 11 Review: An excellent update

Pros Finally gives the iPad some focus Much better Control Center Files app is very useful Cons Rigid homescreen grid is so dull Notifications are

August Smart Lock Pro Review

PROS Easy to install Broad smart home compatibility DoorSense is legitimately upgrade-worthy CONS Expensive, especially if you’re upgrading multiple doors Apple HomeKit doesn’t get full

Apple Watch Series 3 vs Series 2 vs Series 1 vs Apple Watch (2015): What’s the difference?

Apple announced a new smartwatch at the beginning of September in the form of the Apple Watch Series 3, available in GPS only or GPS and