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Eizo Foris FG2421 is the World’s First 240 Hz Gaming Monitor

Eizo announced a new 23.5-inch computer monitor today called the Foris FG2421. The computer display is claimed to be the world’s first gaming monitor …

Gear & Gadgets

New ARM Mali T760 GPU to offer four times better power efficiency with 16-core power - Pocket-lint

Your next smartphone could come packing graphical powers that would make your current pocket-dweller glow with embarrassment. ARM has just announced …

Energy Efficiency

New coating could lead to waterproof mobile phones

A new waterproof coating to protect the delicate electronics in mobile phones could mean getting your phone wet will no longer be a disaster<p>Dropping your phone down the toilet may never be a problem again.<p>Researchers have developed a new way of waterproofing electronic components that means they …

Steam is now bigger than Xbox Live

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Maybe indie is popular after all. Gaming company Valve announced today via email that its independent-focused platform Steam …

Joerg Sprave Shows off Wild Slingshot Sword

You may be familiar with the slingshot making German called Joerg Sprave. This guy has made slingshots for a long time and many of them are powerful …

Gear & Gadgets

Gif's inventor says ignore dictionaries and say 'Jif'

<b>The creator of the Gif graphics format has said that his invention should be pronounced so it starts with a "j" rather than with a hard "g".</b><p>Steve Wilhite told the New York Times that he was "annoyed" there was still a debate over how to say the acronym.<p>He added that the Oxford English Dictionary …

Learn to program your Raspberry Pi

<b>Note: Our learn to program your Raspberry Pi tutorial has been fully updated. This feature was first published in May 2013.</b><p>In this tutorial, we're …

Raspberry Pi

X-RHex Lite robot leaps across gaps in a single bound (video)

Move aside, Sand Flea, you're not the only jumping robot in town. The researchers over at the University of Pennsylvania have taught their little six-legged X-RHex Light to make leaps and bounds as well, making it one of a few bots to both run and jump effectively. While it can't spring as high as …

Custom Batman Tumbler Entering The Gumball 3000 Rally (video)

A custom Batman Tumbler has been constructed replicating the Batman Tumbler from the Chris Nolan Batman trilogy, and has been burned through a budget …

Gear & Gadgets

Nokia Lumia 521 Lands In T-Mobile Stores 22nd Of May

The Nokia Lumia 521 recently launched with mobile carrier T-Mobile, although the device was only available through HSN initially, the handset will be …

Nokia

Huawei's most powerful smartphone will land in the UK in June

The Huawei Ascend P2 will be touching down in Blighty next month as the Chinese firm attempts to woo us with its most powerful smartphone to date.<p>We …

Mobile Technology

i-mobile flaunts IQ X and IQ XA Android smartphones with 8MP front and 18MP rear cameras, laughs at megapixel myth

Once upon a time (2007) in a land far, far away (Thailand) lived the i-mobile 902, a pseudo Sony Ericsson W800 clone featuring a trick five-megapixel autofocus camera with a Sony-made CCD sensor and xenon flash. At the time, it produced shots with the most detail and best low-light performance we'd …

The best laptop 2018: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year

Welcome to our list of the best laptops you can buy in 2018. Here, you'll find the top laptops that have been carefully tested by the TechRadar …

Computer Hardware

Moto X (2013)

Check out the new Moto X 2014 review for our take on the updated handset.<p><b>Update</b>: <i>After living with the updated Moto X, we've made the decision to bump</i> …

Mobile Technology

Microsoft's announcement that 100m Windows 8 licences have been 'sold' disguises how many PCs are actually running it. The answer: a lot less than that suggests. http://gu.com/p/3fmcd Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters

Why the new Xbox will beat the Apple iTV to the Smart TV punch

On May 21 Microsoft is set to reveal the next Xbox console. In the wake of the well-received PlayStation 4 announcement back in February, Microsoft …

Smart TV

Nokia announces the Lumia 928: 4.5-inch OLED display, OIS camera, xenon flash, available May 16th for $100 (video)

If you've heard enough of Nokia's near future plans for its Lumia range, sorry -- there's more. While the company's official event isn't until next Tuesday in London, that hasn't stopped it from announcing the Lumia 928 on Verizon. Again. Nokia's latest installment supplants the Lumia 822 and HTC's …

Best Ultrabooks 2018: top thin and light laptops reviewed

As Bob Dylan sang: ‘the times, they are a-changin’. When it comes to laptops, it means they’re getting lighter, thinner and more importantly, faster …

Computer Hardware