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ASUS ZenBook 3 Review

ASUS's latest ultra portable the ZenBook 3 is the major competitor to Apple's 12-inch MacBook. Asus’s latest Zenbook laptop is even thinner and lighter than Apple's 1kg wonder, but just as fast and comes with a remarkably long battery life. The Zenbook 3 also comes with a mini dock in the box, adding precisely the sort of ports you'd be missing on the MacBook. This is precisely the computer Windows-using travellers have been looking for.

Sony MDR-1000X Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphones Review

Bose have long been the kings of the noise cancelling headphones market and their QuietComfort 35’s have been the market leaders ever since their launch. Sony’s MDR-1000X headphones are there latest attempt, by the old pretender, to wrestle the crown of the best noise cancelling headphones back from Bose. With Apple finally dropping the 3.5mm headphone jack on the iPhone 7 there has never been a better time to conquer this, already quite saturated, market niche. In terms of design the Sony MD...[Read More]

DJI Mavic Pro Drone Review

Small drones are the next big thing. The DJI Mavic Pro (£999 - current price on Amazon UK) joins the GoPro Karma, the Vantage Robotics Snap, and the Yuneec Breeze as the latest downsized model. It's twice the price of the Breeze, but delivers almost all of the features of DJI's top-end consumer drone, the Phantom 4. If you're looking for a small quadcopter that doesn't compromise on functionality, the Mavic Pro is worth considering. The Magic Pro’s predecessor, the Phantom 4, is larger and more ...[Read More]

Motorola Moto Z Play Smartphone Review

Motorola’s Moto Z Play Play makes an audacious claim of up to 2 days use from a single charge and for once its claims have been born out in our testing. The Moto Z Play has the best battery life of any smartphone we have ever used. If battery life is your most important criteria in choosing a smartphone then look no further. Motorola have combined a big battery, a mid-range Qualcomm processor, a 1080p screen with 3GB of RAM to produce a phone that easily lasted 2 days on a single charge. And ...[Read More]

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HDR10+: the new HDR standard that’s taking a leaf out of Dolby’s book

Update: It's been a busy couple of weeks for the fledgling HDR10+ standard. First we had the news there's a 'possibility' that Netflix will support the format i...[Read More]

Everything you need to know about Apple’s GymKit, now out in the US

Enlarge / Apple Watch Series 2.While the Apple Watch is seen by many as the ultimate wearable fitness tool, it's somewhat out of place in the gym. The native Workout app has a...[Read More]

Apple to give Finisar $390 million to increase TrueDepth camera tech production

Enlarge / The Messages app has been augmented with a number of features that use the front-facing, 3D camera—including animojis.Today, Apple announced a big investment in the techn...[Read More]

Clap on! Clap off! It’s Clapboss!

Sure Alexa can sing you a song but can you clap back at her? A new product by the makers of the Freewrite lets you do just that. Called Clapboss, this smiling dongle lets you clap...[Read More]

Tech firms could be held liable for extremism and abuse

Tech firms could be held liable for extremism and abuse Image copyright Getty Images Image caption MPs have previously said that Facebook, Google and Twitter were not doing ...[Read More]

‘You are being programmed,’ former Facebook executive warns

'You are being programmed,' former Facebook executive warns Image copyright PA A former Facebook executive has criticised the social network for ripping society apar...[Read More]

Netflix defends A Christmas Prince tweet

Netflix defends A Christmas Prince tweet Image copyright Getty Images Netflix has defended a tweet that revealed 53 people had watched its new Christmas film every day for 18 ...[Read More]

PubG creator says games need ‘better protection’ from copycat titles

The man who created Player Unknown's Battlegrounds talks to Radio 1's Gaming Show about the problem of developers copying ideas.

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