Gadgets & Tech

REVEALED: PlayStation Plus free games for June

PlayStation has announced the six games which are free to Plus members for June, and you have five more days to download last month’s titles.

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New pet bedding with build in protection against fleas, ticks, flies and mosquitoes

UK pet-bed specialists Scruffs® have announced a new partnership with Insect Shield®, to develop a collection of pet bedding and accessories integrated with built-in protection.
Call of Duty Infinite Warfare.

Console Corner: Fast ... furious … flawed - by Damian Lucas

I’m confused by Call of Duty Infinite Warfare.
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo pins hopes of a return to greatness on new Switch console

Nintendo has revealed details of its forthcoming Nintendo Switch games console, as the company eyes a return to its former greatness.

Sheffield-based clothes maker Lollo Wilson, (centre), and some of the clothes she designed (left and right)

Shopping: Handmade clothes designed for you

Most of us are familiar with spending all day walking around the shops only to come home empty handed because nothing fits.

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Venturer's BravoWin and EliteWin 2-in-1 tablet laptops are top of the class

TECH TALK: Venturer BravoWin and EliteWin 2-in-1 tablet laptops are top of the class

Looking for a school or college 2-in-1 tablet laptop at an affordable price? We have the win win solution - the new Venturer BravoWin and EliteWin.
Xqisit iE200 Bluetooth in-earphones

TECH TALK: Xqisit iE200 Bluetooth in-earphones are sound choice

Apple's decision to lose the headphone jack on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus means that wireless Bluetooth earphones are the coolest new accessory and I'm recommending the Xqisit iE200.

WATCH as Bear Grylls re-configures the new Land Rover Discovery from smartphone - while skydiving

Bear Grylls put Land Rover’s new InControl smartphone app to the test recently - by using it to reconfigure the seating arrangement of the new Land Rover Discovery while skydiving.

Kids playing

More kids play Minecraft than build a den this summer

Today’s children could be missing out on the things their parents enjoyed during their summer holidays.

Can you get 10/10 in our retro games quiz?

Can you get 10/10 in our retro games quiz?

How well do you know your retro games?

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Do you know what these 9 text phrases mean?

Do you know what these 9 text phrases mean?

Almost everyone knows what LOL means. The text acronym for laugh out loud has become so ubiquitous that it has entered popular parlance and even the Oxford dictionary.

Police warning for Pokemon Go players

Police warning for Pokemon Go players

Police have warned Pokemon Go players to be vigilant after dealing with a string of phone thefts from people playing the hit game.

NES classic edition

Nintendo to relaunch classic NES console - with 30 iconic games

Japanese gaming giants Nintendo are once again looking to their past in the hope of exciting gamers. Hot on the heels of the runaway success of Pokemon Go, Nintendo are keeping up the momentum by announcing the relaunch of their classic NES console.

Pokemon returns

Have we got Mews for you ... Pokemon's arrival in real world!

Remember Pikachu? Well he’s back. He’s standing in the square outside a museum. And he wants to fight.

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XBox One

Microsoft reveals details of updated XBox One

After various rumours and leaks tech giant Microsoft has officially unveiled a revised version of its massively popular Xbox One.


TECH TALK: Seeing is believing with HTC Vive Virtual Reality headset

Take a front row seat to watch your favourite pop star, ride a roller coaster, canoe down rapids or play computer games on a giant screen - all without leaving your living room.

TECH TALK: Snapshot of photo tech at The Photography Show

Focus was on latest photo technology at The Photography Show and we are dedicating this week's Tech Talk to bring you a snapshot of some of the highlights.

Jaybird X2 - possibly the best in-ear wireless headphones in the world.

TECH TALK: Win Jaybird X2 in-ear wireless headphones - possibly best in world

Listen up! We’ve been road testing the amazing new £145 Jaybird X2 in-ear wireless headphones and we’ve got two pairs to be won.
LomoInstant creative fun camera

TECH TALK: Lomo’Instant hit for creative photo fun

Instant photos are what we get on our mobile these days but it used to mean pressing a button on a clunky old Polaroid and watching in amazement has a blank photo shot out then magically turned into a colour print.

MSQRD app turns you in the Joker and more

TECH TALK: App of the Week MSQRD turns you into a Joker

Want to masquerade as the Joker, Iron Man, or perhaps the Easter Bunny? Then try out the amazing new augmented reality app MSQRD.

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