iPhone 6 and retail box pictures leak, but they might be fake

The leaks might be winding down in the run-up to the iPhone 6′s launch event, but that doesn’t mean they’ve stopped altogether. The folks over at TechRadar have got hold of images that are supposed to be of Apple’s highly anticipated phone and the box it will be sold in. The site claims that the images came from an “Apple …

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We might see three new Xperia phones from Sony in the coming months

We know that Sony is likely going to be unveiling the Xperia Z3 and the Xperia Z3 compact some time around this year’s IFA conference, but if leaked documents are to be believed then Sony is planning on releasing a third new Xperia phone in the next few months. The document outlines three Xperia phones, all referred to by their …

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Tom PritchardWe might see three new Xperia phones from Sony in the coming months

A patent suggests that A Siri-esque assistant might be coming to OS X

The blurred lines between iOS 8 and OS X continues with the revelation of one of Apple’s latest patents: a voice assistant, not quite unlike Siri, for the Mac. Currently it’s official name is the “Intelligent digital assistant in a desktop environment”. According to the patent the assistant will be able to recognise voice and text input, and will be powered …

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Tom PritchardA patent suggests that A Siri-esque assistant might be coming to OS X

Are these photos of the Nokia Lumia 730?

We know that the Nokia Lumia 730 is coming, but other than that we haven’t really heard very much about the specs of the phone itself — other than the fact that it’s supposed to be very selfie focussed. We still haven’t heard much, but we have got some images of what is supposedly Nokia’s upcoming handset. The photos don’t …

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Tom PritchardAre these photos of the Nokia Lumia 730?

More iPhone 6 hardware specs and photos leak

We thought we’d heard everything there was to know about the iPhone 6 already, especially now that we know when it’s probably going to be unveiled. We were wrong, there’s still plenty of information about the phone that we don’t know and plenty of images to show us what it might look like. VentureBeat claims to have a rundown of …

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Tom PritchardMore iPhone 6 hardware specs and photos leak
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Cogitio has launched new Classic and POP connected smartwatch collections

French water company Cogitio has launched new connected smartwatch collections, Cogito Classic and Cogito POP. The Classic range is designed to give users a smartwatch without sacrificing the style and elegance that comes from a regular dress watch. Created by French industrial designer Xavier Houy, The Cogito Classic comes in six different colours, is water resistant up to 100m, a year …

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Tom PritchardCogitio has launched new Classic and POP connected smartwatch collections
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Bang & Olufsen launch limited edition range of BeoPlay H6 headphones

Bang & Olufsen is a company dedicated to providing products with excellent design, craftsmanship, and engineering, whilst regularly innovating to develop the best audio sound possible. Today, it has announced that it’s launching three limited edition models of the critically acclaimed BeoPlay H6 Headphones. Designed by Jakob Wagner, these headphones will have a fresh design for the Autumn and Winter months. The …

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Tom PritchardBang & Olufsen launch limited edition range of BeoPlay H6 headphones
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The Lomography LCA+ lets you take retro photos wherever you are

There might be a time when you’re tired of taking high-res digital photos that you have to upload to your PC, instead you might be yearning for the days of film photography. Well thanks to the Lomography LCA+ you can revisit those days with an instant camera that takes not one, but two types of film. By default, the LCA+ takes …

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Tom PritchardThe Lomography LCA+ lets you take retro photos wherever you are

This Windows smartwatch concept is incredible

It’s not wishful thinking to assume that Microsoft is working on its own smartwatch, but all we’ve seen so far are designs submitted to patent offices with no indication on when we might see the real thing. Luckily, some concept images of the windows smartwatch have been making their way round the web. Created by designer Nadir Aslam, the concept …

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Tom PritchardThis Windows smartwatch concept is incredible
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The Pentax Q-S1 is small, sleek, and doesn’t stop you changing lenses

One of the main advantages to using a DSLR camera is that you have the option of changing lenses to suit the situation, something that isn’t so common with compact cameras. The only downside is that DSLRs are often rather large and cumbersome, making them more of a pain to carry around on a day-to-day basis. Fortunately there is a …

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Tom PritchardThe Pentax Q-S1 is small, sleek, and doesn’t stop you changing lenses
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Latest photo leaks give us our best look at the Galaxy Alpha so far

We’ve heard an awful lot about Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha in recent weeks, not all of it good, but now we’ve had the best look at the handset so far — and boy is it a beauty. From the looks of things, the phone will stick to Samsung’s trend of having a plastic backing, but the sides of the phone are …

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Tom PritchardLatest photo leaks give us our best look at the Galaxy Alpha so far
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Gigaset’s new 8″ and 10″ tablets are stylish, but without the high pricetag

Gigaset has announced that it is launching a line of tablets designed to be affordable without having to worry about emptying your bank account in the process. Designed for both business and pleasure, the QV830 and QV1030 come in an anodised aluminium case, and are small enough to easily fit into your bag. The QV830 is the cheaper of the …

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Tom PritchardGigaset’s new 8″ and 10″ tablets are stylish, but without the high pricetag

Could this Android Silver concept show us what to expect from the Nexus 6?

Android Silver was announced a while back, and we haven’t heard very much about it since. Similarly we’re all expecting the Nexus 6 to pop up before the end of the year, but leaks and rumours have been incredibly scarce. Well now a concept version of Android Silver has made its way onto the internet, so could this be showing …

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Tom PritchardCould this Android Silver concept show us what to expect from the Nexus 6?
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This is supposedly the chassis for the iPad Air 2

Pictures of what are claimed to be the chassis for the iPad Air 2 have leaked online via Chinese microblogging site Sina Weibo. The design changes are all minor, but they match up to what we saw from the dummy models that leaked in June. So what has changed? The main changes are all internal, with screw anchors and mounting brackets all …

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Tom PritchardThis is supposedly the chassis for the iPad Air 2
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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 is rumoured to launch on 3rd September

The Korea Times is reporting that Samsung is set to official reveal the Galaxy Note 4 to the world on the 3rd September, just a few days before the IFA tech conference in Berlin. Samsung is also reportedly going to make its new phablet on sale soon after the announcement. Why the rush? Reports say that Samsung feels threatened by the …

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Tom PritchardSamsung’s Galaxy Note 4 is rumoured to launch on 3rd September

The iPhone 5S is no longer Britain’s most popular smartphone

That’s right, the iPhone 5S is no longer the most popular smartphone in Britain.  So what was the amazing phone that managed to knock it from its throne? Turns out it was the 5S’s little brother, the iPhone 5C. According to uSwitch’s mobile tracker, which collects the data based on live searches, pre-orders, and sales, the iPhone 5S has suffered a minor …

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Tom PritchardThe iPhone 5S is no longer Britain’s most popular smartphone
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Top 10 vintage-looking gadgets (Part One): including Specimen horn speakers, Ruark Audio R4i tabletop stereo and Blue Microphones Yeti USB mic

Vintage is back. Well, er, actually it never really went away. But looking around the various Christmas in July events, it seems that many retailers – including Amazon and John Lewis – are set to give a big push to their retro-looking gadgets in the run up to the festive season. And while some of the products have, in truth, …

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shinychrisTop 10 vintage-looking gadgets (Part One): including Specimen horn speakers, Ruark Audio R4i tabletop stereo and Blue Microphones Yeti USB mic
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Top 10 vintage gadgets (Part Two): including Fuji X-M1 digital camera, Marshall Stanmore speaker, Teac LP-R500 record deck

Part Two of our Top Vintage Gadgets. Click here for Part One of our Vintage Gadget feature.  5. Fujifilm X-M1 Compact System Camera  £418 There seem to be no shortage of great vintage looking cameras around at the moment, but this one is the pick of the bunch – at least in terms of looks (also worth checking out the …

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shinychrisTop 10 vintage gadgets (Part Two): including Fuji X-M1 digital camera, Marshall Stanmore speaker, Teac LP-R500 record deck
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Seven of the best tablets available for under £100

There are an astronomical number of tablets that you can go out and buy right now. Some are expensive, other are cheap. Some are brilliant, other are worse than useless. A lot of people don’t want to spend a lot of money on a tablet, mainly because they won’t use it for very much. But when it comes to shopping …

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Tom PritchardSeven of the best tablets available for under £100