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Winners and Losers: Animal Crossing fans rejoice while Galaxy Z Flip’s hidden shame unveiled

What do fluffy animals and foldable phones have in common? Outside of this week’s Winners and Losers, not a whole not, but they still make

Fast Charge: The Galaxy S20 misses the mark in one key way

This week’s tech headlines have been dominated by one thing – the newly launched Samsung Galaxy S20 family of phones. Don’t get me wrong, there’s a good

Winners and Losers: Samsung hits a home run while MWC folds

Depending on where you’re sat, the second week of February was either an outstanding week for mobile phones or an absolute disaster. Anytime one of

The Galaxy S20 is just a good Pixel 4, and that’s great news

The Galaxy S20 represents a bigger change for Samsung’s phone lineup than we’ve seen in some time, but it still isn’t necessarily a revolutionary leap

iPad Pro 2020 Appeared: Rear Three Cameras, Face ID

Apple will replace the brand new iPad Pro 2020 this year. I believe that many buddies still have a terrific opinion of Apple’s iPad Pro,

Samsung Galaxy S20 vs Galaxy S20 Plus: Which one to buy?

The latest phones from Samsung’s flagship series look seriously tempting. Having seen the specs and had a quick play with the new phones, here is our

Fast Charge: Why GeForce Now is way more exciting than the PS5

In the world of gaming, all the headlines may be about the rapidly approaching Sony PS5 console. But this week for me there’s been a way more

Winners and Losers: Blizzard whip up a storm while Apple Watch dominates

There were more losers than winners in the world of tech this week, with several companies upsetting customers and generally dropping the ball. It’s not

Realme C3 vs Redmi 8 vs Infinix Hot 8: Specs Comparison

Realme just launched its latest entry-level smartphone in India. We are talking about Realme C3, a device packing amazing specifications and sold at an incredibly

Opinion: Fujifilm X100V – why it feels like a missed opportunity

I was intrigued to discuss the X100V with my colleague Carey as he wrote his initial impressions. Intrigued because, while I completely understand his perspective

Huawei Sound X review: the Devialet bass help me found a bosom friend

What kind of existence is “song” in your heart? In my opinion, the song is a general existence of a “spiritual healer”. From a perceptual

Fast Charge: It’s over for the smartphone – we just don’t know it yet

Feature stagnation, unjustifiable stratospheric pricing and rising issues with privacy, addiction and mental health spell doom for the smartphone. We’re entering an era of smartphone

Winners and Losers: Nintendo Switch makes a killing and Ring’s been stuck up (cam)

We’re not even out of January and there’s already a ton of revelations (both good and bad) about some of the largest companies in tech.

Opinion: Forget the Razr and Galaxy Z Flip, folding smartwatches are the future

This week the headlines have been all about Motorola’s new, and oh so expensive, Razr and Samsung’s hotly rumoured Galaxy Z Flip. But, for me,

Winners and Losers: Netflix nails it while Sonos disappoints

This week, tech’s biggest stories are all about customer feedback. Netflix subscribers have voted with their feet, signing up for the service in droves and

Foldable phones are the new 3D TVs – why OnePlus is right to ignore the fad

OnePlus won’t be joining the foldable phone bandwagon any time soon – taking an important stand against something I believe is an expensive trend that

Fast Charge: Its crazy price is just the start of the Motorola Razr’s worries

The Motorola Razr is now available for pre-order, but there’s lots of reasons why you should probably pass on the nostalgic foldable – even if

The Galaxy S20 could offer Samsung’s version of Apple AirDrop

Samsung appears to be developing its own version of Apple’s file-sharing service, AirDrop. And it should be up and running in time for the launch

Fast Charge: Don’t write Huawei off yet

Hip hip Huawei! What a week or so it’s been for the under-fire Chinese giant, which has kicked off the new decade the same way

Opinion: It’s About Time Canon Gave Up on EF Mount

The Canon EF mount had a great run, and some classic lenses will never be forgotten, but it’s time to move on and RF Mount

Winners and Losers: A Segway smash and a fantastic UFO lands

The battleground for the world’s biggest tech firms this week was, of course, CES 2020 in Las Vegas. We’ve seen an amazing variety of wonderful,

Fast Charge: 5 reasons Samsung’s new foldable is set for success

At CES 2020, Samsung announced that it would launch a new foldable phone, the Samsung Galaxy Bloom. Here’s why it could be a big hit. From

5 things the Alienware UFO needs to beat the Switch, PS5 and Xbox Series X

The Alienware UFO is without a doubt one of the most interesting bits of kit to appear at CES in years. For those that missed

Opinion: Why I’m excited about the D780 and what it means for the future of Nikon

As a Nikon D750 owner who’s been using the camera for 5+ years, I’ll admit I’m excited about the D780. The refreshed model is, essentially,

Super Mario Party is one of Switch’s biggest missed opportunities

A little over a year ago, Nintendo released Super Mario Party for the Switch. Like many of Nintendo’s franchises, Mario Party is one that’s been

Google in 2020: How the Pixel maker could beat the Apple iPad

2019 has come to a close and oh boy, was it a turbulent year for the tablet industry. Not only have we once again seen

Opinion: 5 things the PS5 needs to beat Xbox Series X in Christmas 2020

Now that 2019 is almost behind us, console gamers will be looking to games and peripherals to satisfy their appetites in the coming year, and

The Only Feature You Should Spend Extra Money On When Getting a New Car

Our cars are so laden with technology and creature comforts that luxury options are almost becoming burdens. Infotainment systems are the epicenters of that information

Opinion: I’d rather have a PS2 than Google Stadia this Christmas

Okay, Google. This console fan will admit that streaming games from the cloud probably is the future of gaming. Google Stadia is a window into a future of video

Fast Charge: The 5 biggest changes to smartphones in 2019

It’s been a busy year in the world of tech, and these are the highlights when it comes to smartphones – along with a teaser