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Final trailer for The Amazing Spider-Man 2, plus Venom Easter egg in new featurette

There’s just under a month to go before its release, so I very much doubt this is the case, but Sony has debuted what it’s calling the ‘Final’ …

How To Build A Liquid-Cooled Mini Gaming PC For Under $1,000

If you go into your local technology store and look at the PC section, most if not all will be standard black towers. However, on the enthusiast scene, there’s a seismic shift going on with many people ditching their large tower cases and opting for shoebox-size ones.<p>The latest motherboards aimed …

5 Reasons Why 'Tomb Raider' Is Only Definitive On PlayStation 4

<i>Tomb Raider is “definitive” on PlayStation 4 rather than Xbox One with game changing use of controller lights, speaker, Vita remote play and all this at 60 frames per second.</i><p>I’ll be honest, when I first heard about the Tomb Raider reboot I was more than a little skeptical. Things have moved on …

Scientists scour internet for proof of time travel

Scientists have been hunting evidence of time travellers from the future by looking for mentions of people or events before they could possibly have been heard of<p>A team of scientists searching for evidence of time travellers from the future have drawn a blank, but stress that it may just be because …

Time Travel

Google Play Store Lists Best Apps of 2013

The year 2013 is coming to an end, and in the next few weeks, the internet will be bombarded with a several “best of lists” articles, mentioning …

Apps

From the ashes of WipEout dev Studio Liverpool rises Firesprite

Sadly there was no WipEout game at the launch of PlayStation 4 - but some of the spirit of the cult sci-fi racer made it in there.<p>Firesprite is a new …

Best compact cameras 2018: The best point and-shoot-cameras available to buy today - Pocket-lint

If you're looking for the best compact cameras of 2018 then you've come to the right place. Here we'll guide you through the hottest cameras to save …

Best mirrorless cameras 2018: Top interchangeable lens cameras to buy

You're looking to buy a mirrorless camera - sometimes called a compact system camera (CSC) - but don't know what to go for?<p>You're probably interested …

Cameras

The gentle art of cracking passwords

<b>On the internet, the most popular colour is blue, at least when it comes to passwords.</b><p>If you are wondering why, it is largely because so many popular websites and services (Facebook, Twitter and Google to name but three) use the colour in their logo. That has a subtle impact on the choices people …

Information Systems

Six ways to make money playing video games

Everyone knows there are prizes galore to be won if keen gamers decide to take up the slightly bizarre title of “professional gamer”, with competitions offering large financial rewards for the very best.<p>But what about if you just want to earn a bit of pocket money from your usual gaming habit …

A guide to street photography: Matt Stuart, manners and human autofocus

<i>Street photography is the purest, most spontaneous way to create art with a camera. No studios, no props, no poses; all you need is the right equipment and a street with people on it. In this original series for Engadget, we'll follow three seasoned street fighters and try to glean some practical</i> …

OUYA Abominable Snowman Interface Revamp Update Released (video)

Last week OUYA announced that they have been creating a new user interface for their Android games console, that has been created to make it easier …

Xbox One: 10 coolest features

Microsoft's new gaming console, the Xbox One, went on sale in the UK today at a price of £429.99. The Telegraph takes a look at some of its coolest features.<p><b>1. Control your console using voice commands</b><p>The Xbox One is designed to be always on, in a low-power state, whenever it's not being used. This …

How do you stop Skype opening when you start up your PC?

Skype can be a tricky customer, but there are a few options, says Rick Maybury<p><i>I have been trying to stop Skype opening when I start up my PC. I have checked within Skype and removed it from the Windows Startup list but it still launches itself. Is there a cure?</i><p><i>David G Dudley, by email</i><p>Skype can be a …

Everything gamers want to know about the PlayStation 4

The next generation of gaming consoles is finally here, with two new consoles hitting store shelves within two weeks of each other: Xbox One and …

Call of Duty through the years

As the hugely popular first-person shooter celebrates its 10th birthday, we look back to see how Call of Duty has evolved since the first installment of the game was launched.<p>Launched in 2003, the original Call of Duty game was set in <b>World War Two</b>, and gave gamers the chance to fight wiith US, …