Gadgets were discontinued in 2012 and removed completely from Windows 7 due to "serious vulnerabilities" relating to the content displayed in them. How about letting us pin Live tiles?
A week of Windows devices, OnePlus pre-orders and Xbox changes
Editorial: With Gadgets long dead, give us pinned Live Tiles in Windows 10
Nokia Lumia is no more. Long live Microsoft Lumia! (It's official now.)
Surface set to be Microsoft's next billion-dollar business
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Released in early 2013 the Fidelio X1 offered excellent sonic performance with outstanding build quality. Let's find out if the X2 lives up to the name and how it compares to the competition.
The LG G3 Vigor is the mid-tier sibling of the LG G3. Similar in looks and possessing the coveted Laser Auto Focus feature, can this mid-range handset reign supreme?
Following on from the Xperia Z3 review, new owners of Sony's latest flagship will certainly want to keep it in the best condition. Can the Case-Mate Barely There deliver? Read on to find out!
ioSafe claims to make a NAS device that protects your data from fire and water. Not backing down, we try our best to break it. Watch us burn and flood it to see how if your data is as safe as they say
Zowie is well known for products aimed at gamers. Their latest FK1 gaming mouse appears to hit the right marks on paper but does it frag the competition in practice? Let's find out.
PC 7.1 Surround Sound headsets have had varying quality over the years, but does Turtle Beach's first foray in to DTS Headphone:X bring great 3D 360-degree audio and a very low price point?
It has been six months since Motorola teased the world with its Moto 360. For the past two weeks I have been using the device and while it might not be the perfect smartwatch, it is a great timepiece.
Microsoft focused on how Windows 10 will work on computers yesterday, but the most interesting part of its presentation was a simple image it showed but didn't discuss much.
Some have said that Sony are a bit late to the game with the Z3 but with exceptional performance, two days battery life, waterproofing in a premium design, I think the game is just heating up.
Zen Studios has released CastleStorm, an RTS/Action/Strategy mashup, for the Xbox One and the Playstation 4, so we take a look at whether you should storm the castle or walk on by to something else.
With a five-inch IPS display, all day battery life, dual-SIM functionality and Android 4.4 KitKat, the new quad-core Moto G is probably the best low-tier smartphone available on the market.
With the Nokia name disappearing from its handsets soon, Microsoft will be changing the way it brands its mobile devices. But would Microsoft-branded phones really appeal to potential buyers?
Several months ago, Amazon announced its contending streaming box, the Amazon Fire TV. The box is lightning quick and has a couple of nifty tricks, but is that enough to overtake Roku?
With the latest iPhone models you're getting the latest and greatest from Apple, but that comes at a hefty premium. And we have to ask, what exactly has changed to warrant that premium?
Should we be trusting our data to the nameless, faceless cloud and if so, can we protect ourselves at all? If not, why do so many people trust their data to companies they know nothing about?
It has been three months since I first got my hands on the Pro 3 and it's time to take a look at the long term use of the device to see if it is better or worse after than launch-hype has worn off.
HTC has put out what may be the most anticipated phone of the year for Windows Phone fans - but after living with the device for a few days, is it really the king or do Lumias still reign supreme?
We take a look Zen Studios' latest pinball table for Pinball FX2, The Walking Dead. Find out if it's worth your $2.99 to defeat the walkers or if you should hide and let the walkers continue on alone.
Microsoft has been releasing new low end Lumias, and while the specs may not be top notch, what happens if you drop your Lumia Icon for a Lumia 635, will you be able to live with a low-end Lumia?
Windows Phone hasn't been doing that great recently when it comes to marketshare. But that's not the full story and there are some indications that Windows Phone is actually about to go big!
QNAP is upping the ante in the storage war by promising not only performance and applications, but also virtualization on their NAS device. Run Windows or Linux on your NAS? We find out how it works.
Microsoft pitches Surface as an uber-productivity device but just how well does it perform in a corporate setting? Can the Surface find a place alongside desktops and laptops in the office?
Far too often the tech community gets caught up in the minutest details of using a product, but taking a step back offers a refreshing look at a device from the perspective of the average user.
Microsoft has launched an official accessory for its new Nokia Lumia 930 in the form of a protective case which also fits its sister Windows Phone 8.1 handset, the Lumia Icon. But is it any good?
A new vision for Microsoft became more apparent at its partner conference this week and it's all about doing more with the devices that you already use today.
If you want a custom gaming rig but don't want the hassle of building one yourself, Digital Storm has you covered. Today we take a look at the Vanquish II gaming rig to see how it stacks up.
The Lumia 630 is Microsoft's new entry-level Windows Phone 8.1 device, and one of the cheapest handsets available. But is this low-cost smartphone any good, or should you take your money elsewhere?
LG joins the Android Wear wagon with it's first device, the G Watch promising IP67, an IPS display and more. How does it perform in daily situations and is it ready for prime time?
T-Mobile's response to the FTC's claims that it engaged in fraud have been nothing but childish and deflective. But with a few actions, they can actually support their fledgling pro-consumer image.
Next in our line of NAS reviews is the Thecus N5550. This five bay NAS also includes features not seen on most devices, including an LCD panel, HDMI output, and audio jacks, but how well does it work?
The Samsung Gear Fit is a fitness band with a unique curved display and heart rate monitor. But how does this wearable device differ from Samsung's other offerings like the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo?
Nokia released its Z Launcher for Android earlier today, but what does that mean for its hardware future? Getting back into the smartphone market probably isn't as easy as you think.
The Gear 2 Neo is an economy version of the Gear 2 that lacks a camera and premium materials. Can this entry level smart watch convince users to adopt wearables into their lives?
The Surface Pro 3 is a magnificent piece of engineering - but is Microsoft's large tablet a device that can truly replace your laptop? We put it to the test to see if it lives up to its promise.
Amazon's smartphone is going to be unveiled next week, and while details are still scarce, there's a few things that Amazon can do to really shake up the mobile industry. Will they follow through?
Claims that a 'supercomputer' passed the Turing Test - supposedly tricking humans into believing that it was a 'real' 13-year-old boy - were deeply flawed. Here are just some of the reasons why.
If you're in the market for a new laptop, you should take a look at HP's latest entry, the Elitebook Folio 1040 G1, to see if the portable device is worthy of your consideration.
The surround sound headset market is big business for gaming and today we are covering the Phantom Headset from Turtle Beach, one of their high-end products that aims to bring great sound to everyone.
If you're in the market for a new NAS device for your home, check out what we think of Synology's DS414, a four disk NAS that can store all of your data. How does it stack up to the competition?
The LG G Flex is possibly one of the more interesting devices released in the past couple years. While the curved display is unique, does it actually create a better experience for the device?
Microsoft has made a mass of changes to the Xbox One since launch, from price to the removal of Kinect. Are these changes improving the Xbox One's chances of overtaking Sony's PlayStation 4?
Microsoft can easily blame consumers for not wanting to pay an $500 for an Xbox One with Kinect when the PlayStation 4 costs just $400, but the problem is Microsoft's lack of support for the sensor.
Are you always on the go and looking for a way to extend the run time of your iPhone? I'll look at the Ontrion LIfeCharge Battery Case for the iPhone and see if it's a good product for your use.
Over the past few years, Microsoft has reset its course by making adjustments to released products that may seem like backpedaling but it's about aligning the course with the consumer.
The idea to bundle the Kinect sensor with every Xbox One console was a strategy that ultimately didn't work and Microsoft's move to fix that also removes the legacy of Don Mattrick's poor decision.
The latest Windows Phone for Verizon has landed in our hands and we have put it through our daily grind to see if this device can stand up to the recently released Nokia Lumia Icon.
The Galaxy S5 is packed with features, including water-resistance, heart rate sensor, fingerprint reader, 4K video recording and an all-new TouchWiz UI. But is Samsung's new flagship really any good?
Today we are reviewing the Turtle Beach EarForce PX4 headset which features Dolby Surround, bluetooth and more. It works across a whole range of consoles, but does that make it worth the money?
One of the first dedicated headsets for the Xbox One has been released from Turtle Beach. The Stereo XO Seven mixes in great build quality, sound and voice capabilites into a £130 package.