Gadgets

Backbytes: Get back in your Xbox

Microsoft names Phil Spencer head of Xbox
"Xbox. Stop bothering me!"
13 Jun 2014

Facebook acquires Oculus Rift VR headset firm for $2bn

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“After games, we're going to make Oculus a platform for many other experiences” says Zuckerberg
25 Mar 2014

Will Google-Luxottica deal take "smart glasses" mainstream?

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Ray-Ban maker announces strategic tie-up with Google's Glass division
25 Mar 2014

Virgin Atlantic trials Google Glass at check-in desks

Sony Smartwatches also part of six-week evaluation of the benefits of wearable technology
11 Feb 2014

Living with the Dell Venue 11 Pro Windows 8 Tablet

Danny Palmer examines the business use case for Dell's competition to Microsoft's Surface Pro
29 Jan 2014

Apple stock down 8 per cent after lower than expected holiday sales and weak revenue forecast

Big push into China needs to continue to maintain company growth
28 Jan 2014

Backbytes: Argos's 'terrible' MyTablet killed off after a string of bad reviews, or maybe not? UPDATED

Oh no it isn't, say Argos (Oh yes it is, say our sources...)
18 Dec 2013

£30 Aakash 2 tablet now on sale in the UK

'World's cheapest tablet' could cause waves in education sector - or end up in municipal dumps
17 Dec 2013

MSI Primo 81 tablet - review

A 7 inch Android tablet that looks rather similar to the iPad Mini. Can this budget model give the Apple tablet a run for its money?
08 Nov 2013

GoClever Aries 70: Review

How does the new 7 inch tablet from Polish firm Goclever fare in the cluttered Android market? Should enterprises consider this as a budget option for road warriors, or are there better options elsewhere?
04 Nov 2013

Sony cuts 2013 profit forecast by 40 per cent

Tech giant expects to make only £190m for the year
31 Oct 2013

Getting down to business with wearable tech

Ved Sen, senior director, mobile solutions Europe at Cognizant Technology Solutions argues that wearable technology can only become useful to businesses with the right back-end infrastructure to support it
24 Oct 2013

Apple launches thinner and lighter Macs and iPads – but no blockbuster new products

No iWatch or Apple TV, but A7 64-bit microprocessor appears in more products, while the iPad Mini will take on the Google Nexus 7
22 Oct 2013

Apple launches 'thin and light' iPad Air and 64-bit iPad Mini

Apple launch event in California unveils 64-bit A7 for new top-of-the-range iPads
22 Oct 2013

Energy Sistem Energy Tablet x10 Quad: Review

Cheap yet fully-featured, but are you buying an 10-incher filled with empty promises?
21 Oct 2013

Google Glass is the 'go pro' for nerds: Box's Aaron Levie

Silicon valley entrepreneur says that Glass will flop unless it is made more enterprise focused
02 Oct 2013

Review: New Google Nexus 7 (2013)

Google's new Nexus 7 is faster, brighter and slicker, but is it really anything special?
17 Sep 2013

3D printing for the masses: desktop 3D printer goes on sale for £900

'Early adopter' Makerbot Digitizer is first glimpse of an interesting future - perhaps
23 Aug 2013

Microsoft sued by shareholders over misleading Surface sales 'disaster'

Shareholders claim violations of securities laws over Surface sales 'disaster' secrecy
15 Aug 2013

Google Chromecast streams mobile data to TV and Apple devices

The $35 device will be a cause for concern for Apple in both the living room and boardroom
25 Jul 2013

New Google Nexus 7 inadvertently revealed by US retailer Best Buy

Yours for $230, the Android 4.3 tablet will ship with Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 Pro microprocessor
24 Jul 2013

Google buys into chipmaker behind Google Glass display technology

Google purchases stake in Taiwanese display technology company Himix
22 Jul 2013

Apple seeking 'outside help' for iWatch development

Company reported to be struggling, with possibility of product cancellation looming
16 Jul 2013

Microsoft targets £429 Xbox One games console at small businesses

Has the big M finally lost it?
11 Jul 2013