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Seriously cheap laptop with 6GB RAM

It’s the time of year that everyone is after a good deal, especially on tech goods.<p>There are also plenty of cheap laptops kicking around on the …

Laptops

Broadband Upload Speeds Matter; Plusnet just recognised that

Look at an advert for your home broadband and you’ll see the advertised speed – now there are many discussions currently about whether that speed is …

Internet

Dual boot Android and Windows 10 on your tablet for the best of both worlds

Android and Windows are both great operating systems, but they have different pros and cons. Windows 10 is Microsoft’s latest operating system – it …

Microsoft

Thin Smart Watches for Android Phones (LG Watch Style & Pebble Time Round)

I’m a fan of smart watches, but I have some trouble with them. I find the ability to have notifications and basic smart functionality on my wrist …

Wearable Tech

100Mbps LTE tested on an iPad

It’s hard to find a country that does not have a 4G LTE implementation of some sort. However there is a huge discrepancy in the performance of these …

Tested: EE's free roaming data in Spain

Most of the UK mobile providers now allow some kind of free roaming across the European Union countries. But not all are equal – for example, take …

Fancy a vacation dual-sim Android phone for only $50? Meet the Doogee X10 Smartphone

It’s summer time and it’s the busiest travel time of the year. The lucky ones are off on vacation, others are travelling for business. But just …

Phones

Motorola G5: A Brief Review

<i>The Motorola G5 is available on Amazon for $184.99</i><p>Not everybody knows that Motorola make high-quality smartphones any more. Mention the brand in …

New leak suggests Apple could launch as many as three iPhones in 2017

It looks like Apple are gearing up to release three brand new iPhones this year, according to a new leak.<p>A lengthy report by Bloomberg suggests there …

Virgin Media are transforming customer routers into public WiFi hotspots

Virgin Media are set to extend their public Wifi network in the UK by using home routers as free accessible hotspots.<p>The company have revealed that …

Xiaomi's Mi 6 flagship phone is rumoured to launch next week

We’ve been waiting patiently for the new flagship Xiaomi phone since the release of the critically acclaimed Mi 5 last year. But it finally looks …

Free 1Gbsp WiFi from O2 is coming to London this year

The City of London is finally upgrading its free WiFi service for businesses, residents and visitors to the capital.<p>As part of a 15 year …

Everything you need to know about the HTC 11 (aka HTC U)

There are lots of HTC rumours floating around at the moment. As you probably already know, HTC have already released their U Ultra model – but with a …

New data reveals 16 million homes in the UK have weak broadband connections

One in six British households experienced a problem with their Internet connection last year, according to consumer watchdog Which?. To put it in …

Where to get the Samsung Galaxy S8 in the UK with the best deal

This week saw the launch of the long awaited Samsung Galaxy S8. The phone has had a great reception online and Samsung is making it available as it …

There's a British village with broadband so slow, residents wake up at 4am to send emails

We’re all guilty of complaining about our broadband speed every now and then. But one Welsh village has by far the worst connection in the country, …

Everything you need to know about the new Samsung Galaxy S8

Today Samsung are unveiling their brand new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8. Last December we found out that the hotly S8 will feature a …

Virgin Fibre: 100Mbps broadband offered as the new standard

This week Virgin Media stepped up the competition and announced a broadband service offering speeds of up to 300 Mbps.<p>Set to launch at the end of …

HTC's "surprise" announcement turned out to be something completely different

After a mysterious announcement appeared on HTC’s Facebook page, many excited customers and news outlets believed the HTC 11 was going to be released …

BT Openreach rollout 330Mbps G.fast Broadband in London

Brand new G.fast broadband is being trialled in London and Kent as part of BT Openreach’s plan to drastically improve their current …

BT Openreach shakeup will mean faster, cheaper broadband

Ofcom and BT have finally agreed to a deal that will legally separate Openreach, the company connecting nearly all the homes and businesses in the UK.<p>…

What can you do with Samsung's Gear VR headset?

Every other day there is a new headline about virtual reality, one of the hottest topics in technology today. Samsung are a major player in this …

Data roaming with EE in Ireland

I recently switched over to EE due to their robust UK network and great EU roaming deals. My previous experience with Three‘s international roaming …

Xiaomi's hottest gadget MI5c officially launched

Xiaomi corporation is a privately owned Chinese electronics company having its headquarters in Beijing. It is the world’s 4th largest smart phone …

Ofcom forces BT to cut 2 million users' bills by £5 a month

Customers who buy landline-only services from BT look set to get at least £5 off their monthly bill as part as new plans from industry watchdog Ofcom.<p>…

FreedomPop have launched a new phone to go with their free mobile plan

FreedomPop, the company behind one of the world’s first free SIM cards, have announced their very own budget smartphone – costing just £59.<p>Mobile …

TPO is a cellular network for the ethically conscious

The cell phone market is filled with choice for the consumer – you can find a deal on every street corner and website. They offer copious data, free …

Dual boot tablets offer the best of both worlds for under $100

Dual boot tablets are great because they give you the best of both worlds. On the one hand you have a full Android operating system – you get the …

4G+ roaming with EE in France

I recently switched back to EE from Three, in part because of the poor roaming speeds that I experienced with Three.<p>To that extent, I’m keeping an …