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The Week in HD - Tuesday 17th September

By Kashfia Kabir | Tue, 17 Sep 2013, 6:29pm

Hello everyone, and welcome to The Week in HD – our guide to all the must-see high-definition TV shows, films, sports and Blu-ray releases to grace your screens over the next seven days. You can also get daily updates on what's on by ...

Hands on: Apple iPhone 5C review

By Mark Prigg | Tue, 10 Sep 2013, 10:47pm

  Take a look at the long-awaited, much-rumoured "budget" iPhone 5C. A cheap iPhone, it is not, but it is indeed, as the rumours tipped, a plastic iPhone.The idea of a plastic iPhone is a bold one – for a company renowned for its ...

Hands on: Apple iPhone 5S review

By Mark Prigg | Tue, 10 Sep 2013, 9:13pm

  At first glance, the iPhone 5S, Apple’s new top of the line handset, is identical to the current iPhone 5, apart from a silver ring around the home button, and a rather lovely new champagne finish (which is, thankfully, a lot less ...

iPhone 5C and 5S launch to take Apple in to crucial new territory

By Mark Prigg | Tue, 10 Sep 2013, 12:38am

Apple is putting the finishing to touches to one of its most ambitious iPhone launches, and one experts say could be critical to the firms future.In a small ‘town hall’ theatre on Apple’s Cupertino campus at 6pm UK time, CEO Tim Cook is expected ...

The Week in HD - Monday 9th September

By Kashfia Kabir | Mon, 9 Sep 2013, 6:50pm

Hello everyone, and welcome to The Week in HD – our guide to all the must-see high-definition TV shows, films, sports and Blu-ray releases to grace your screens over the next seven days. You can also get daily updates on what's on by ...

Hands on: LG G2 review

By Joe Cox | Fri, 6 Sep 2013, 4:31pm

LG is desperate to join the top table when it comes to mobile phones, and the company's latest flagship smartphone, the G2, is the next throw of the dice.Launched to predictable fanfare in New York, the same treatment as the Samsung Galaxy ...

IFA 2013: Sony puts the focus on hi-res audio and 4K TV

By Andy Clough | Fri, 6 Sep 2013, 12:46pm

One of the biggest surprises to come out of IFA 2013 was the unexpected announcement from Sony that it had developed a whole range of high-resolution audio products. In the flurry of press conferences on the first day of the show, the ...

Hands on: Sony Xperia Z1 review

By Verity Burns | Thu, 5 Sep 2013, 4:54pm

Sony’s big IFA 2013 smartphone unveiling wasn’t exactly the best kept secret the internet has ever seen. For months, rumours have been swirling about the successor to the Xperia Z, codenamed the Honami Z1. At Sony’s IFA 2013 press briefing, we ...

Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 review

By Andy Madden | Thu, 5 Sep 2013, 1:35am

The Samsung Galaxy Note. Everyone seems to have an opinion on this larger than life phone range, which started the trend for supersize smartphones.And, having taken over Times Square and part of IFA 2013 in Berlin for a rousing international ...

Hands on: Samsung S9C curved OLED TV review

By Ced Yuen | Thu, 5 Sep 2013, 12:02am

 MORE: Samsung S9C curved OLED TV reviewWe got to clap eyes on Samsung’s first curved OLED TV, the Samsung KE55S9CSTXXU or S9C for short. And it’s really quite something.Curved OLED is suddenly all the rage, with Samsung and LG ...