Microsoft's Xbox One drops today, and it's more expensive that its Sony rival. Is the Xbox One worth the extra cash? As Alex Roth points out, it hasn’t had the most spectacular start, but "thanks to a strong launch line-up and more than a bit of damage control, the Xbox One is repairing its reputation."
Microsoft's ambitions are as massive as the console. The Xbox One wants to be your home entertainment hub, your social networking hub and your one-stop shop for every conceivable kind of media. So which should you buy, the Xbox One or the PS4? Matt Swider’s done the comparison, but the smart buying advice might be simply to wait.
Microsoft has been working hard to integrate Skype and Lync over the past few months, yet there are still a number of advantages that Lync continues to hold over the big blue cloud. The good news is that Skype told us that it's busy working on a number of these projects, and we could see them transported to Skype in the near future. Here are five ways that it might be about to get a whole lot better. Read more
Linux is about choice, or so the popular mantra goes, and nothing represents this more than the plethora of desktop environments on offer. We look at some of the most popular (and some of the more esoteric) desktop choices to find out which one you should be using. Read more
You'd think that after years of the YouTube comment section being home to the worst people in the world, YouTubers might like the fact that Google's trying to clean up the bottom half of the video site. But no. Something even worse and more unwelcome than YouTube commenters has moved in: Google+. Read more
This is the best HTC phone ever. But we'll go one better: it's the best phone on the market full stop. For sheer level of functionality, innovation and just overall effect it has in the hand, we can't help but recommend the HTC One to anyone looking to buy a new smartphone.
Canon has produced a very well rounded camera for enthusiast photographers. It has all the specifications that we expect, along with a few modern niceties in a body that feels well made and comfortable in the hand. A very desirable camera capable of producing superb results.
The iPad mini 2 is almost flawless in so many ways. The rich App catalog mean it's a device that will grow with you, and the 64-bit A7 chip and Retina display are certainly future-proofing users from an outdated device. The design is still the best in the tablet category, and iOS 7 is a step forward.
With choice comes decisions - difficult decisions. We've put the new iPad mini 2 with Retina Display and LG G Pad 8.3 through our in-depth review process, so check our rankings to see where they land in the list.
Canon's Project1709 platform is a new cloud-based photo management service that offers a number of sophisticated features for photographers who want to stay on top of their growing photo collection. With Project1709 you can catalogue, file and filter your images, upload them with ease and even share them to your followers on Flickr and Facebook. What's more, you can even win a new Canon DSLR!