Apple unveils new iPad Air 2 and newish Mini 3

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Apple has just revealed the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 at its press event last night stating that they feature “technology jam packed” in to an “incredibly thin and light package”. Do they live up to the hype? Well, I’m not too convinced. iPad Air 2 Starting off with the iPad Air 2, [...]

Apple Pro Mac iPad mash-up rumoured

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I have a fairly constant stream of ‘tablet ambivalence’ running through this site. I do like them, I have tested a few and have usually enjoyed my time with them but, for me, they’re mostly just large phones that you can’t even make a call from. Now, the Surface Pro and such. They’re useful. I [...]

New MacBook Air – fanless, USB Type C and iPhone coloured

new macbook air

Remember when I reported the rumour that the next MacBook Airs will run silent because they won’t be packing fans? I have even more to add now. You may have read that there are whispers in the tech world that Apple might offer the new 12-inch MacBook Airs in the same hues as its iPhones. [...]

Hands on with the Fujitsu iX100 wireless portable scanner


The paperless office? Remember the brave vision of the future predicted more than a decade ago? Well, it’s 2014 and there’s still bits of paper to be filed – but these could easily be transformed in to eco-friendly PDFs, even on the move, thanks to portable cleverness of the ScanSnap iX100 from Fujitsu. Last week [...]

First shots of reversible USB 3.1 Type C cable and port seen in the wild

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It’s something that has confused and perplexed computer owners for years – why does it usually take three or more attempts to fit your USB lead in to the port on your machine? This cable twisting confusion may well be a thing of the past fairly soon as the reversible USB 3.1 Type C has [...]

Hands on with the Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70 gaming laptop

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It’s tricky to get a decent amount of time with a laptop at IFA but, as I’m a new fan of Lenovo (I’m actually tapping this out on my Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro), I thought I’d give the IdeaPad Y50 the once over as I found the base model on an e-tailer’s stand . During [...]