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NVIDIA SHIELD 4K Android console announced

Nvidia has just announced the Shield console, the world’s first 4K Android TV gaming console, at Game Developers Conference today in San Francisco. It looks like Valve aren’t going to have it all their way, after all. Along with the new entertainment system, the company also announced its Grid game-streaming service, which will deliver games […]

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Apple Watch wins iF Design Gold Award – not even launched yet

The Apple Watch is expected to launch in April with Apple holding a press event for their new smartwatch Monday, March 9th, but this hasn’t prevented it from winning an award already. I suppose a design can win a prestigious award even before it has been tested in real life by the target user group. […]

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Zotac SN970 – the first Steam Machine

Valve continue their assault on living rooms, as well as virtual reality, and following their recent announcement that the first series of third-party Steam Machine PCs would arrive this November, Zotac have unveiled their SN970 Steam Machine. Zotac is one of over a dozen manufacturers who are currently cobbling together family room-friendly gaming computers which […]

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Exclusive #VieraVIPClub guide to Panasonic Firefox OS

I may have mentioned before that I get the inside track on much of what’s happening at Panasonic as far as their lovely goggleboxes go. Well, it’s time to share the love as Panasonic have put two of their experts in front of the camera to take you through the new Smart TV operating system […]

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Nokia N1 iPad mini-like tablet lands at MWC 2015

If you recall, the Nokia brand is behind a rather nice looking, albeit iPad mini clone, tablet. Well, the Nokia N1, as it is called, is on show at Mobile World Congress (MWC). The Nokia N1 tablet is currently only available in China, but that hasn’t stopped it from enjoying the bright lights of Barcelona […]

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Yezz – Project Ara module maker shows its colours

There have been plenty of slick mock-ups and prototypes of Google’s Project Ara modular phone but Yezz have produced what is possibly the most realistic vision. Budget phone maker Yezz mobile have been tasked with creating modules for the Ara. Naturally, it won’t be the only module maker. Remember those Toshiba camera modules? Although the […]

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Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge announced

It’s gone official folks – Samsung will sell two versions of its next flagship phone, one of which has a screen that curves round its sides. Although the announcement of the Galaxy S6 will be important to most I dare say that the introduction of the Galaxy S6 Edge will be the one creating most […]

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HTC and Valve join forces for the Vive VR headset

HTC has been busy. Not only did it drop the expected, and rather lovely, One M9 it also entered the wearable arena with Grip. What I wasn’t expecting was HTC to start doing virtual reality. Well, it has. Say hello to HTC re Vive. Just as it partnered with Under Armour for the Grip fitness […]