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Tamagotchi is back and this time it’s social

By Ian Barker -

Do you remember the 1990s? The decade of Generation X, Cool Britannia, raves, grunge, dressing down, Baywatch, roller blades and Tamagotchi. Ah yes, Tamagotchi, the digital pet that first launched in Japan in 1996 and took Britain by storm the… Read article

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Sky’s Now TV Box review round-up

By Andrew Rafter -

When it comes to the latest in audiovisual technology it wouldn’t be unfair to say Sky TV’s ageing satellite system is years behind the competition when it comes to streaming and catchup TV. And with the likes of LoveFilm and… Read article

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Xbox One vs PS4: battle of the next-gen consoles

By David Nield -

Whether it’s Apple vs Microsoft, iOS vs Android or Facebook vs Twitter, the tech world loves a good head-to-head. In recent weeks we’ve seen one of the greatest heavyweight battles yet as both Microsoft and Sony launched their much-anticipated next-generation… Read article

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Review round up: Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet

By Paul Lester -

With Microsoft’s acquisition of Nokia all but signed and sealed, it’ll be interesting to see what the merger of these two tech giants can bring to the ever-changing handheld market. Whether the Nokia Lumia 2520, the Finnish company’s first (and… Read article

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Stay merry by avoiding the “12 Scams of Christmas”

By Geoff Bowen -

With office parties, present buying and general merriment – ’tis the season to be jolly. However, with all the pressures and distractions of Christmas, it’s the time of year that cyber criminals like to strike. It’s also the time when… Read article

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5 Christmas apps to help the festive season go smoothly

By Gabrielle Pickard -

It’s less than a month now and we can’t help feel a glimmer of excitement that Christmas is on its way. Each year we say to ourselves, “I’m going to start planning Christmas earlier this year,” but before we know… Read article

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Lenovo launch Yoga tablet range, but is it any good?

By Andrew Rafter -

Do you remember Sony’s odd-looking Xperia S Tablet? No? Well there’s a reason for that: it was terrible, but Lenovo thinks that Sony’s concept still has some legs and is offering a similar proposition with its recently released Yoga tablet… Read article

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The best features in Android KitKat 4.4

By David Nield -

New versions of Android don’t arrive with the same kind of hullabaloo as they used to, nor it would seem the same numerical significance. After Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 and Jelly Bean 4.1-4.3, the newest kid on the block is… Read article

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Update: Living with British Gas Smart Meters

By Geoff Bowen -

We’ve already given away a digital camera as part of our collaboration with the folks at British Gas, who are looking to raise awareness and uptake of their smart meters. This week we’re going to take a look at the… Read article