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OPINION: Apple should copy the Galaxy Book S for the next MacBook Air

For years Apple’s generally been viewed as one of the biggest innovators in the laptop and PC space, proving so successful that competing brands such

Fast Charge: Amazon missed its chance to beat the iPad with the Fire HD 8 Plus

The latest version of Amazon’s Fire HD 8 tablet launched this week and in the process of reviewing it one thing was glaringly obvious: why

I can’t wait for the PS5, but I won’t be buying one at launch – here’s why

Between spectacular exclusives like Uncharted 4 and God of War, I think it’s no understatement to say that buying a PS4 is one of the

All the games we’d love to see from the next PS5 reveal event

After months of waiting and only a small handful of major reveals for its next-gen console, Sony is finally gearing up to unveil a selection

Nintendo needs to learn 5 key lessons if it wants the Switch Pro to compete

With the imminent arrival of the PS5 and the Xbox Series X, all eyes are on Nintendo, with gaming fans queuing up to see how the video-game titan

Opinion: Samsung Galaxy Book S could be the future of computing, but it shouldn’t be so confusing

Today marks the big launch of three Samsung laptops in the UK. However, for the future of thin-and-light computing, all the focus should be on

Opinion: The PS5 is already giving the TV market a much needed shake up

Earlier this month, Sony revealed a price and launch date for its XH90 4K TV – along with the exciting news that it will support 120fps on

Fast Charge: Modern iPhones and Pixels have a lot to thank HTC for

This week OG smartphone users were treated to a retro blast from the past, as news broke that former mobile heavyweight HTC may be working

Opinion: Skullcandy’s Tile collaboration reveals the one tracking feature Apple’s AirPods need

Over the past four years, the word ‘AirPods’ has become synonymous with true wireless technology. In this time, Apple has continuously added new features, from

Opinion: I hate console gaming, but a new Silent Hill would make me buy a PS5

I’m not particularly enamoured by the PS5 or Xbox Series X. This isn’t because they’re bad – it’s way too early to make a call

4 things HTC needs to do to stand a chance against Apple and Samsung

We haven’t seen a phone from HTC in a year, and it’s been even longer since the once iconic brand unleashed a Samsung and Apple

Opinion | A host of Huawei P20 Pro and Mate 10 Pro owners are still without EMUI 10

Back in February, Huawei claimed that the Mate 10 Pro and P20 Pro would receive the EMUI 10 update in March. Here we are months

Winners & Losers: Apple gets hit with a triple whammy, while Spotify nabs a key victory

By Jove, it’s been a busy week in the world of tech! Despite the ongoing lockdown, we’ve seen everything from Tesla Cyber Truck inspired smartphones

Fast Charge: Ditching the flagship chipset is right for the Pixel 5

Rumours have once again swirled that the forthcoming Pixel 5 will ditch the typical flagship internals for a more modest, mid-range chipset. According to a tweet from

The Tactical Galaxy S20 is underwhelming – these are the special editions we need

Samsung has managed to keep the Galaxy S20 in the headlines by giving the flagship model a makeover. The new Tactical version of the phone comes in

Are Fitbits worth it while in lockdown?

Tempted to get a Fitbit tracker to help you stay sane, and in shape, during the ongoing lockdown? You’re certainly not alone, but are Fitbits

Apple just bought a VR firm – here’s what it could do with it

After months of rumours and speculation, Apple has finally confirmed that it has completed its acquisition of NextVR. The tech giant is being predictably tight-lipped

7 things I miss on an Android smartphone as an iPhone User

I’ve been an iPhone user since the iPhone 4s, but with the release of Samsung Galaxy Note 10 last year, I can’t help but trade

Winners & Losers: PS5 footage wows gamers while the Pixel 4 takes a beating

Despite the on-going coronavirus lockdown, it’s been a reasonably eventful week in tech. From Twitter telling staff to work from home “forever”, to Trump renewing

Opinion: Pentax Had Way Too Much Time to Make Just Another DSLR

Pentax made yet another DSLR in 2020, and we’re really not sure why. In a broadcast on the web, Ricoh Pentax announced that a new

Fast Charge: Forget the Galaxy Note 20, the Galaxy A51 5G is Samsung’s most important phone

The smartphone landscape is changing and Samsung has the perfect weapon to win 2020 – and it’s not the Galaxy Note 20. Samsung’s reputation is

Opinion: The Dell XPS line is crying out for an AMD Ryzen shake-up

Dell has just announced a bumper crop of updates for the Dell XPS 15 2020, Dell XPS 17 2020, Dell Gaming lineup and Alienware hardware. But, something

Opinion | Mi Mix 3 5G owners take up arms in response to Android 10 and MIUI 11 snub

The Snapdragon 855-powered Mi Mix 3 5G was launched about a year ago. Since then, it hasn’t received a major OS update, and remains stuck

Winners & Losers: Surface Book 3 decimates Apple’s new MacBook Pro

Well, this is certainly a turn up for the books. It’s rare enough to see two major laptops unveiled in the same week but even

Fast Charge: They key smartphone battle is iPhone SE 2 vs Pixel 4a

While much of the tech media continues to fixate on the highest-spec devices money can buy, the iPhone SE and Google Pixel 4a mid-range match-up

Winners & Losers: Assassin’s Creed Valhalla makes a splash while The Last of Us 2 sinks

The gaming world has been unusually quiet during the Covid-19 pandemic, with release dates shifting and many studios now working from home to ensure the

Apple iPhone 12: Is it worth waiting for?

A few months from now, we will see another smartphone from Apple in the form of the iPhone 12 series. As expected, leaks and reports around this

Fast Charge: The iPhone SE 2 proves Apple knows £1000 phones have no future

Apple has always been a premium brand, which is why it’s made sense that, outside of a few notable exceptions, iPhones have always carried a

Opinion: Olympus Can Set the Tone for the Future of Photography

Olympus knows the limitations of its chosen platform, but they have the ability to innovate and incorporate computational photography into their cameras. Olympus has a

Why You Shouldn’t Buy the iPhone SE 2020

Apple recently released one of its most anticipated, budget-friendly smartphones, the second-generation iPhone SE. Sure, it’s a powerful device given that it sports the A13