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How to watch Top Gear Season 26: When is Top Gear on next?

The BBC has just announced that Paddy McGuinness and Freddie Flintoff will join Chris Harris as the trio of presenters for Top Gear starting in 2019. Matt LeBlanc announced earlier this year that the next series – 26 – would be his last as he wants to spend more time with family and friends; Top Gear was taking up too much time. So the world wondered what would become of the BBC’s car show… and now we know.  If you’re wondering. Rory will stick…

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TCL 55DP648 Review: Nice but Dim

Not everyone has thousands to spend on a new TV, but you also don’t want to buy something sub-standard and regret it. Hisense is a great shout for a great value TV but now has a rival in the form of TCL, another Chinese brand. Here we review the 55DP648 which is under £500. TCL 55DP648: Price & Where to buy Although the 55DP648 has an RRP of £599 it’s one of those ones where it’s not really been on sale…

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Best big phone 2018: Phablets worth buying

Your buying guide for the best big phones in 2018 Phones used to be small. Even the first iPhone only had a 3.5in display that today looks remarkably tiny. The iPhone XS Max has a 6.5in display, and it isn’t the only phone with one that big. In fact, Apple was relatively late to the big phone party. You may have heard the term phablet, which means phone-tablet. If you’re anything like us, you might even want to use a large…

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Best Power Banks 2018: Best Portable Chargers for Phones & Tablets

There’s much more to a power bank than charging your phone, and you could be missing out on some seriously cool features that will save you time and make life easier. We explain what to look for in a power bank, and round up some of the best examples of portable chargers you can buy today. The design and capacity of a power bank are probably the two things you’re most likely to consider when choosing a power bank. Is…

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HTC’s blockchain phone goes up for preorder

HTC has officially announced the specs for the Exodus 1 blockchain phone and has started to allow people to sign up for preorders, although you’ll have to pay in Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH). The phone features what is described as a ‘secure enclave’ where you will be able to store cryptocurrency. This is a natural progression from the hardware wallets that we have already, such as the KeepKey and Nano Ledger S, that provide a safe physical storage space…

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Qualcomm targets gamers with the Snapdragon 675

We still have a few months to wait until Qualcomm officially announces the next generation of its flagship 800-series of mobile chips, but at its annual 4G/5G summit in Hong Kong the company revealed the Snapdragon 675, a new mid-range chipset with a focus on gaming, AI, and camera smarts. The 675 won’t deliver performance to match Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 845, but according to Qualcomm it will help bring some of those flagship features – including triple camera support and…

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Macworld November 2018 Digital Edition

In the latest issue This month, we’ve an in-depth review of macOS Mojave, and reveal why it’s new features make upgrading a no-brainer. Plus, we’ve reviews of Apple’s biggest and best ever iPhones – the XS and XS Max – as well as the fantastic Apple Watch Series 4. All this and our usual Help Desk, tutorials, and round-up of the latest Mac games. How to subscribe and start reading Macworld Digital Edition is available on a range of platforms,…

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Best HTC phones 2018: Still in the Game

Once the king of the Android hill, it’s no secret that HTC has taken a bit of a dive recently. It no longer holds a grip on the market or the minds of even the most enthusiastic smartphone fans. But this is not to say HTC’s phones are flat-out bad. Some have some weird design decisions, but the company is still turning out accomplished hardware at several price points. From the slick transparent glass design on the U12 Plus to…

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Mate 20 Pro vs P20 Pro Comparison

Still only a few months old, Huawei’s stunning P20 Pro is one of the best Android phones around. But now there’s the Mate 20 Pro, so if you’re trying to choose between them, here’s what you need to know. Price The P20 Pro hasn’t dropped in price since launch, so costs a cool £799 SIM-free. The Mate 20 Pro costs an extra £100, and goes on sale 26 October. Neither is available in the US, unless you import one. Here…

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What is Project Stream? Features, Beta Details & More

Following months of whispers about a secret game project underway behind closed doors at Google HQ, Google has revealed Project Stream. Project Stream is Google’s equivalent of Nvidia’s GeForce Now service, providing access to games via streaming, rather than downloading. As well as providing instant access to games, Project Stream enables gamers to play AAA games on a variety of devices and not just high-end gaming PCs, as all the processing power is handled remotely by Google. Project Stream will…

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Yeskamo 4-channel Wireless CCTV Review

Security camera systems generally fall into one of two categories: wireless or CCTV. The Yeskamo bucks this trend by being both CCTV and wireless. It records 1080p video from the four included cameras to a hard drive that’s built into a wireless receiver with a colour screen. That means this is a complete kit and includes everything you need to record, store and play back recorded video. Price & Availability At £389 from Amazon or $389 from Amazon US , it…

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How to fix Windows 10 slow boot: Five ways to speed up your PC’s boot time

The longer you have been using your PC, the slower it will become as it acquires more programs and files across the Windows 10 operating system. It’s worth formatting your hard drive every 2 years or so, but there are some solutions you can try first – such as these fixes to speed up a slow PC, or making some changes to ensure your PC boots faster. The good news is that we have a few ways to fix a…

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Dobot Rigiet Review: Handheld Smartphone & Action Camera Gimbal

Phone cameras and action cameras can now produce the sort of video quality that makes them perfect for home videos or even for shooting footage for your YouTube channel. However, only a few phones and action cams have really good stabilisation. iPhones with optical stabilisation are pretty good, and the latest GoPro Hero 7 Black is a massive improvement over its predecessors Even if your phone does have good stabilisation, a handheld gimbal can produce the kind of rock-steady footage you’re used to seeing…

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Lenovo To Launch Foldable Tablet

Innovations in the phone and tablet department have certainly slowed down over recent years, foldable devices certainly see to be the future and Lenovo are seeking to lead the charge. Rumours of foldable devices have long been in the wind with Samsung’s foldable phone being the most thought about. However, Lenovo are said to be developing their own foldable hardware with an LG-made foldable screen. Take a look at our article on the supposedly foldable Samsung Galaxy X. The Lenovo foldable…

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Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Mate 20 vs Mate 20 Lite

Chinese manufacturer Huawei is enjoying a meteoric rise in popularity, which recently saw the firm overtake Apple in terms of the number of phones it sells. One of the main reasons for this success is the range of quality devices available for every budget. We take a look at the latest Mate 20 line so you can decide which one should be on your shortlist.  For a roundup of other phones from emerging Far East brands, check out our Best Chinese Phones…

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Rick and Morty Season 4: Release Date, Episodes, Characters & Trailer News

Following an agonising wait for fans, Adult Swim officially renewed Rick and Morty back in May 2018, promising not only a fourth series but an incredible 70 episodes, spanning several seasons. Though the animated series has always had a cult following, it was season 3 that catapulted Rick and Morty into the mainstream, and it’s not hard to see why. Here’s all you need to know about Rick and Morty season 4, from the possible release date to episode information,…

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Best BlackBerry Phones 2018: Reviewed and Rated

Once upon a time, a BlackBerry was the only smartphone to be seen with. Nowadays, Apple iPhones and Samsung Galaxy devices line the pockets of most in the western world. Hardware keyboards, push email and that blinking red LED bring back doe-eyed memories of the mid-2000s, but these days you’d be hard pressed to find an old-style BlackBerry on sale anywhere, let alone in the hands of someone on the bus. BlackBerry’s slow decline was largely down to the company’s inability…

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Facebook’s original video content reboots MTV’s The Real World

We’ve known for a while now that Facebook is seeking to generate its own original content but the news that MTV’s The Real World is returning to our screens was a surprise, to say the least. The announcement was made onstage at MIPCOM in Cannes and will see The Real World reimagined in several different locations across the world. “The Real World made history as the world’s first original reality show and trailblazing social experiment – and we’re thrilled to…

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Google Pixel Slate vs iPad Pro (2017) comparison

The iPad dominates tablet ‘mindshare’ to such an extent that many people refer to the devices in general by Apple’s brand – like the Hoover of mobile technology. But there are plenty of pretenders to the throne: Samsung, Microsoft and now Google, which has announced a Pixel Slate tablet. But has Apple got anything to worry about? In this article we put the Pixel Slate head to head with the iPad Pro range (focusing mainly on the 10.5in model, for…

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Best Huawei Mate 20 Pro Deals: Contract & SIM-Free

Huawei has unveiled a new flagship smartphone with new cameras, an in-screen fingerprint sensor, 3D face unlock and reverse wireless charging. Here, we bring you everything you need to know about where to buy the Huawei Mate 20 Pro in the UK, including the best SIM-free and contract deals. If you want to find out more about the new phone, check out our Huawei Mate 20 Pro review. Huawei Mate 20 Pro price & availability The Huawei Mate 20 Pro…

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