Gareth Beavis

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Is LG throwing a fingerprint scanner into the G4 mix?

If you think the full unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S6, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and the HTC One M9 at Mobile World Congress mean we're done with …

Phones

Razer updates OSVR virtual reality headset

Razer unveiled its very own virtual reality head mounted display during CES earlier this year, and now the first update is on its way.<p>The OSVR Hacker …

Virtual Reality

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review

<b>Update</b>: <i>The release of the</i> <i>Samsung Galaxy S8</i> <i>and</i> <i>Galaxy S8 Plus</i> <i>has meant the price of the Galaxy S6 Edge has dropped even further and is now much more</i> …

Phones

iPods to ear pods: smartphones are supercharging hearing aids

The notion that wearables are a new thing is wrong. The name might have only just become common vernacular, but wearable technology is centuries …

Genomics

LG Watch Urbane review

Frankly, LG's first smartwatch didn't offer all that much. It even lacked a button to turn off the display. Its second attempt, the LG G Watch R, …

Wearable Tech

Why you should simply ignore the LG Watch Urbane LTE

LG is one of the biggest players in the smartwatch market right now - simply because it keeps making so many of them. It's almost singlehandedly …

Wearable Tech

Huawei Watch review

<b>Update:</b> <i>The Huawei Watch is still available and it's nowhere near as expensive as it once was. However, there's also now more competition, including</i> …

Wear OS

HTC One M9 review

The HTC One M9 is a phone built on precision. It's a brand realising it made a pretty much perfect phone with the One M8 and doubling down on its …

Phones

HTC One M9 review

The HTC One M9 is a phone built on precision. It's a brand realising it made a pretty much perfect phone with the One M8 and doubling down on its …

The best T-Mobile phones for February 2018

The best T-Mobile phone is a constantly moving target, as new phones like the iPhone X and Google Pixel 2 jump in and shake up the field. If you're …

Mobile

HTC One M9 vs HTC One M8

We're huge fans of the HTC One M8. In fact, despite being a year old, it's still number one on our list of the best smartphones, thanks to its …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S6 review

<b>Update:</b> The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus are here, with bigger screens, better specs and all new features, such as the Bixby AI …

Phones

Samsung Pay arrives - looks to shortchange Apple Pay

Samsung has revealed that it is going after mobile payments in a big way, using MWC 2015 as its platform to announce Samsung Pay.<p>Unlike other mobile …

Apple Pay

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge bring back the premium look

Samsung's launched the phones we knew it would at MWC in Barcelona, with the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge landing precisely as predicted.<p>The big news is the …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6

When the Samsung Galaxy S6 launched, its closest Apple rival was the iPhone 6. That was a while ago and the Cupertino firm has since updated its …

HTC One M9 vs Samsung Galaxy S6

The waiting is over and two of the most anticipated flagship phones of 2015 have been unveiled and thrust into our very palms. But how do they stack …

Phones

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Samsung Galaxy S5

The world has proclaimed the Samsung Galaxy S6 to be a stylish leap forward for the range following the somewhat drab Samsung Galaxy S5. But now that …

Phones

10 reasons why the Galaxy S6 Edge is a better buy than the regular S6

Enter the spacephone<p>Samsung launching two phones at once, especially at MWC 2015, is an odd choice.<p>This is mostly because the brand needs to make a …

Phones

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review

The tablet market has become a very different place since Sony first launched a 10-inch tablet. Where then the Xperia Z2 Tablet was a credible threat …

Phones

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL review

While we wait for Windows 10 Mobile to show up later this year here's another affordable, decent-looking, unfussy Windows Phone 8.1 model to tide us …

Phones

Pebble Time Steel review

Pebble is 'the other' smartwatch company. Where juggernauts Google and Apple have annual revenue numbers that can match the GDPs of small countries, …

Smartwatches

Apple Watch vs Pebble Time Steel

Pop quiz, which of these is the Apple Watch and which is the new Pebble Time Steel? It's kind of hard to tell the difference between the two …

Smartwatches

So it turns out Windows and Ubuntu really aren't that different at all

You know those awful romantic comedies where two would-be suitors accidently bump into each other and form an instant mutual dislike before …

Online

Pebble Time review

<b>Update:</b> Pebble released a major firmware update for both iOS and Android platforms. Better backlight options, font size, vibration settings and …

Smartwatches

Samsung calling time on smartwatches - for now

Samsung has released more smartwatches so far than anyone else, so it's perhaps no surprise that the company is going to "pause" its efforts in the …

Gear & Gadgets

LG preps 'radically different' G4 and a whole new flagship line

LG has been showing off a few phones at MWC this year, but the top-end LG G4 hasn't been spotted. According to the company's mobile chief Cho Juno, …

Mobile Technology

HTC Vive review

<i>Update: HTC Vive, and all high-end VR headsets, for that matter, are seeing some stiff competition arise in the form of standalone VR.</i><p><i>Standalone</i> …

Virtual Reality

Motorola: 'Fingerprint scanning isn't ready for prime time'

Fingerprint scanners in smartphones are starting to gain traction with Apple, Huawei, HTC and Samsung just a few of the big names implementing the …

Mobile Technology

HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6

HTC One M9 vs iPhone 6: Intro<p>While HTC's sales are dwarfed by Apple's, its flagships are met with critical acclaim and a loyal following, drawn to …

Phones

The best tablet on show at MWC 2015 is one you can't have

I'm in love guys. There, I said it. It's still early days in the relationship, but ever since I laid eyes on that sleek, slender body I've not …

Mobile Technology