Richard Charles

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Way Over Wanaka

Borders on Photos<p>I don’t usually put borders around my photos. I don’t have anything necessarily against borders (as long as they are not too …

Revealed: new features for the next generation smartphones

Qualcomm has offered us a look behind the curtain at some of the new features which could be arriving in the next batch of smartphones.<p>Speaking at …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom review

Is it a phone? Is it a camera? Matt Warman says the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is both and neither.<p><b>£440</b><p>Is the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom a brilliant phone or a brilliant camera? It has the components to be both, but this is a device that is currently less than the sum of its parts.<p>Based on the S4 Mini …

Possible Xbox One and PS4 UK delivery dates revealed by Toys R Us

On the Toys R Us UK website, the PS4 and Xbox One have been bestowed with their pre-Christmas delivery dates.<p>It reckons the Xbox One will start …

HP launches SlateBook X2 convertible tablet

HP's first convertible Android tablet, the SlateBook X2 is now available on the company's US website.<p>HP has quietly started selling its SlateBook X2 convertible tablet online in the United States, featuring a detachable keyboard and Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean).<p>First announced in May, the Slatebook X2 …

HTC One Mini

What are you supposed to do when you make the world's best phone? HTC thinks the answer is to make it smaller, shave off a few unnecessary bits and …

A cheaper Moto X is coming for prepaid markets, according to Motorola's CEO

Thanks to a number of significant leaks, the Moto X was pretty much a known quantity even before it was officially unveiled; the major exception being the handset's pricing, which we now know is $199 on a two-year contract. Given its mid-range components, many had hoped the phone would sell for …

Tomb Raider Sequel Confirmed

Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics released the latest Tomb Raider game in 2013 after a delay and while the game managed to sell 1 million copies in 48 …

Samsung Smart Watch To Be Announced In September (Rumor)

We have been hearing rumors for a while that Samsung are working on a new Samsung Smart Watch, the device is rumored to be called the Samsung Galaxy …

Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus Android 4.2.2 Update Released In Germany

It looks like Samsung has started to roll out the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update to the Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus in Germany, the update apparently …

Nokia Lumia 625 To Land In The UK August 26th (Rumor)

we had previously heard that the new Nokia Lumia 925 would launch in the UK some time in September, although according to @Vizileaks the handset will …

Pebble Smartwatch Update Adds Gmail Notifications And More

Developers of the recently launched Pebble smartwatch have this week released a new update for their smart device iOS app which links your wrist to …

iOS Apps

Avatar Movie Will Now Have Three Sequels Announces Cameron (video)

Fans of James Cameron’s Avatar movie will be pleased to learn that James Cameron announced today that the films have grown in number from two to …

LG's OLED display production plant is taking shape, will fire up second half 2014

To us, installing some factory equipment doesn't seem like much cause for celebration. To LG, however, it's the first piece of tangible progress made towards getting its new OLED manufacturing line up and running. At a shindig held to welcome the equipment to LG's plant, the company said it expects …

Sony Xperia M In Action (Video)

The Sony Xperia M will launch in the UK later this month, and now we have a hands on video of the handset which gives us a quick look at the device …

New MINIX Neo X7mini Android TV Box Launching Soon

Following on from the launch of the MINIX Neo X7 Android TV box back at the beginning of last month MINIX has now announced the launch of a new …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple Acquires Chipmaker Passif

This week it has been confirmed that Apple has now purchased Passif the Silicon Valley-based low-energy chipmaker who creates low power communication …

MobileMe Storage Will Expire On September The 30th

When Apple launched iCloud to replace MobileMe, they gave all existing MobileMe users an extra 20GB of free storage on iCloud, and now they have …

Hello Moto X

After Google acquired Motorola Mobility last year, I wondered what was next for the smartphone company. It spent ages clearing out its pipeline of smartphones that were already in development before rumors of an X Phone made in America started making the rounds. In those early X Phone days, Rick …

Omate TrueSmart Standalone Smartwatch Unveiled

Omate has unveiled a new smartwatch they have created called the TrueSmart which has been designed a standalone device that does not require a …

Motorola Moto X Gets Unboxed

Yesterday Motorola announced the new Motorola Moto X smartphone, and now we have an unboxing video of the Moto X from the guys over at Slashgear, …

Mobile Technology

iPhone 5C Review | Trusted Reviews

<i>The iPhone 8 and X is coming. Check out our iPhone 8 news and rumours and iPhone X round-up for all the latest information</i><p>What is the iPhone 5C?<p>The …

BlackBerry might re-try the Porsche Design thing with leaked P'9982

Those canny folks at <i>Tinhte</i> may have revealed yet another previously unknown handset, this time from BlackBerry. A leaked image appears to show a Porsche Design version of the Z10, packing what looks like a carbon fiber shell and other touches from the design house. <i>Tinhte</i> says the device would also …

SMS Audio Launches New Street by 50 over Ear Noise Cancellation Headphones

Rapper 50 Cent has been pushing his own brand of audio gear for quite a while called SMS Audio. The company has unveiled a new set of headphones for …

Autonet Mobile puts a new twist on the car key (video)

Remember Autonet? The company -- which is best known for providing manufacturers like Chrysler with in-car WiFi hotspot solutions -- is launching a new product designed to replace the key fob and enable low-latency remote vehicle control and diagnostics from any smartphone. Of course, this is …