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EU wants one phone plug to rule them all. But we've got a better idea.

275 posts, Latest by Dave 15 at Thursday 27th September 2018 19:14 GMT

If you drop a tablet in a forest of smartphones, will anyone hear it fall?

55 posts, Latest by deltamind at Friday 24th August 2018 12:08 GMT

CADs and boffins get some ThinkPad love

24 posts, Latest by GBE at Thursday 23rd August 2018 21:32 GMT

Samsung Galaxy Watch: A tough and classy activity tracker

40 posts, Latest by TheProf at Wednesday 15th August 2018 18:49 GMT

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: A steep price to pay

98 posts, Latest by MrMerrymaker at Tuesday 30th October 2018 22:58 GMT

Why is my cheapo Android red hot and switching off Wi-Fi?

29 posts, Latest by GruntyMcPugh at Tuesday 14th August 2018 10:12 GMT

You won't believe this but... everyone hates their cable company: Bombshell study lands

52 posts, Latest by Pedigree-Pete at Tuesday 14th August 2018 13:45 GMT

The last phablet? 6.4in Samsung Galaxy Note 9 leaves you $1k lighter, needs 'water cooling'

67 posts, Latest by deltamind at Tuesday 14th August 2018 08:06 GMT

Android ain't done until Samsung won't run? 9.0 Pie borks Gear watch app

15 posts, Latest by bd1235 at Tuesday 14th August 2018 06:51 GMT

Time to party like it's 2005! Palm is coming BAAAA-ACK

63 posts, Latest by darklord at Monday 3rd September 2018 11:58 GMT

ZX Spectrum Vega+ blows a FUSE: It runs open-source emulator

217 posts, Latest by Ian Johnston at Thursday 30th August 2018 17:17 GMT

Surprise, surprise. Here comes Big Cable to slay another rule that helps small ISPs compete

40 posts, Latest by deadlockvictim at Monday 13th August 2018 08:11 GMT

It's a phone with a peel, but you'll have to wait a bit more for retro Nokia

44 posts, Latest by Choux at Friday 10th August 2018 08:42 GMT

Facebook insists it has 'no plans' to exploit your personal banking info for ads – just as we have 'no plans' to trust it

57 posts, Latest by MeggsChasm at Wednesday 8th August 2018 19:56 GMT

Sur-Pies! Google shocks world with sudden Android 9 Pixel push

103 posts, Latest by David Paul Morgan at Wednesday 15th August 2018 12:10 GMT

Motorola strap-on packs a 2,000mAh battery to appease the 5G gods

17 posts, Latest by Paul 129 at Wednesday 8th August 2018 05:25 GMT

ZX Spectrum reboot latest: Some Vega+s arrive, Sky pulls plug, Clive drops ball

127 posts, Latest by VictimMildew at Saturday 11th August 2018 18:16 GMT

Microsoft's cheapo Surface: Like a netbook you can't upgrade

62 posts, Latest by conscience at Sunday 12th August 2018 01:56 GMT

Game over for Google: Fortnite snubs Play Store, keeps its 30%, sparks security fears

108 posts, Latest by Def at Tuesday 7th August 2018 17:47 GMT

Probe Brit police phone-peeking plans, privacy peeps plead

30 posts, Latest by Anonymous Coward at Tuesday 7th August 2018 10:28 GMT

Grad sends warning to manager: Be nice to our kit and it'll be nice to you

165 posts, Latest by filcee at Tuesday 14th August 2018 15:22 GMT

Apple laughing all the way to the bank – with profits of $5.3m per hour

34 posts, Latest by Bavaria Blu at Tuesday 7th August 2018 12:32 GMT

Qualcomm demands blueprints to Intel chips used in Apple iPhones

10 posts, Latest by Camilla Smythe at Thursday 2nd August 2018 20:10 GMT

Facebook deletes 17 accounts, dusts off hands, beams: We've saved the 2018 elections

59 posts, Latest by Ken Moorhouse at Monday 6th August 2018 18:22 GMT

US trade ban hammers Chinese telco giant ZTE to the tune of $790m

2 posts, Latest by Anonymous Coward at Wednesday 1st August 2018 00:45 GMT

Make Facebook, Twitter, Google et al liable for daft garbage netizens post online – US Senator

39 posts, Latest by Charles 9 at Thursday 2nd August 2018 06:43 GMT

Trump 'not normal' FCC commish reveals amid Sinclair-Tribune mega-media-merger meltdown

42 posts, Latest by Charles 9 at Thursday 2nd August 2018 12:53 GMT

Mamma Mia! UK film fans forced to Q as Vue's website craps itself

36 posts, Latest by Dan Wilkie at Wednesday 1st August 2018 11:44 GMT

You want to know which is the best smartphone this season? Tbh, it's tricky to tell 'em apart

140 posts, Latest by Diogenes at Monday 6th August 2018 05:32 GMT

Nah, it won't install: The return of the ad-blocker-blocker

261 posts, Latest by fredj at Monday 6th August 2018 13:11 GMT

BBC websites down tools and head outside into the sun for a while

66 posts, Latest by RedCardinal at Monday 30th July 2018 11:21 GMT

Prof claims Lyft did a hit-and-run on his ride-sharing tech patent

30 posts, Latest by deltamind at Wednesday 1st August 2018 17:06 GMT

You can take off the shades, squinting Outlook.com users. It has gone dark. Very dark

81 posts, Latest by aqk at Saturday 28th July 2018 03:06 GMT

From toothbrushes to coffee makers to computers: Europe fines Asus, Pioneer, Philips for rigging prices of kit

50 posts, Latest by Anonymous Coward at Monday 20th August 2018 09:34 GMT

Core blimey! Apple macOS update lifts boot from MacBook Pro neck

36 posts, Latest by gnasher729 at Monday 30th July 2018 11:48 GMT

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter make it easier to download your info and upload to, er, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter etc...

18 posts, Latest by JohnFen at Tuesday 24th July 2018 19:33 GMT

As Corning unveils its latest Gorilla Glass, we ask: What happened to sapphire mobe screens?

66 posts, Latest by cray74 at Tuesday 24th July 2018 16:33 GMT

♫ The Core i9 clock cycles go up. Who cares where they come down?

73 posts, Latest by Poncey McPonceface at Tuesday 24th July 2018 09:55 GMT

Architects? Power-hungry GPU fiends? HP has something for you

8 posts, Latest by Christian Berger at Monday 23rd July 2018 14:01 GMT

Brits whinging less? About ISPs, networks and TV? It's gotta be a glitch in the Matrix

35 posts, Latest by adam payne at Friday 20th July 2018 11:13 GMT

Official: The shape of the smartphone is changing forever

132 posts, Latest by largefile at Wednesday 25th July 2018 01:49 GMT

Wearable hybrids prove the bloated smartwatch is one of Silly Valley's biggest mistakes

141 posts, Latest by Terry 6 at Saturday 21st July 2018 21:34 GMT

Samsung’s new phone-as-desktop is slick, fast and ready for splash-down ... somewhere

72 posts, Latest by onefang at Friday 20th July 2018 08:48 GMT

Samsung touts bonkers-fast 8 Gbit DRAM for phones, AIs

11 posts, Latest by jonathan keith at Thursday 19th July 2018 17:35 GMT

LG G7 ThinkQ: Ropey AI, but a feast for sore eyes and ears

52 posts, Latest by Tikimon at Tuesday 31st July 2018 15:27 GMT

Sub-Prime: Amazon's big day marred by server crashes, staff strikes

51 posts, Latest by LucreLout at Thursday 19th July 2018 08:57 GMT

Apple gives MacBook Pro keyboard rubber pants

25 posts, Latest by deltamind at Thursday 19th July 2018 16:39 GMT

No, seriously, why are you holding your phone like that?

252 posts, Latest by remyj at Wednesday 1st August 2018 19:42 GMT

PC shipments just rose, thanks to Windows 10

59 posts, Latest by Ken Moorhouse at Tuesday 17th July 2018 16:02 GMT

Are you ready for some sueball?! NFL opens wallet, makes vid stream patent spat go away

14 posts, Latest by Anonymous Coward at Monday 16th July 2018 15:24 GMT

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