LG sees highest profit in eight years
Published in Mobiles


On home appliances and tellies, not the phones

LG Electronics said its first-quarter operating profit rose to its highest in nearly eight years on strong sales of home appliances and televisions, with revenue likely to increase in the current quarter.

Fitbit activity tracker explodes
Published in Wearables


Arm burnt


A woman in Wisconsin suffered minor burns after her Fitbit exploded and caught fire on her wrist.

Google’s Brin building a massive airship
Published in News


Lead Zeppelin


Google co-founder Sergey Brin is secretly building a " massive airship" inside of Hangar Two at the NASA Ames Research Centre.

Xperia XZ Premium shipping in Europe on June 1st
Published in Mobiles


The price of having Snapdragon 835 SoC

Sony's latest flagship, the Xperia XZ Premium, will apparently start shipping in Europe as of June 1st.

Echo Look puts a mike and a camera in your bedroom
Published in News


What could go wrong?

Amazon has announced the Echo Look, the latest gadget in the company's new Echo-powered hardware lineup and will put a microphone and a camera in your bedroom.

UK scanning the faces of football fans
Published in News


Looking for thugs


It what is a little scary for the concept of privacy, UK coppers are scanning the faces of football fans who are turning up at the UEFA Champions League on 3 June.

FSP launches two Windale CPU coolers
Published in News


Windale 4 and Windale 6

FSP Group, known for its power supply units, has announced two new additions to its CPU cooler lineup, the Windale 4 and Windale 6.

Call of Duty: WWII officially announced
Published in Games


Trailer in tow

After a teaser released earlier last week, Activision has now officially announced the new Call of Duty WWII, which is, as you could have guessed, is going back to its roots and the World War II scenario.

You're never on your own with Google Home
Published in Reviews


Review: UK version not quite there yet

I'm not too sure just which phrase sums up the internet of things (IoT). In these early days, perhaps it's the Wild West of legend or maybe it's like Sicily during the bad old days of the Mafia. Is it gunslinging or a quick shot to the back of the head by one of the families?

MSI bundles Intel Optane Memory with some motherboards
Published in Motherboards


Pairs 16GB Optane Memory with three motherboards

MSI has announced three new motherboard bundles which include the 16GB Intel Optane Memory SSD for caching.