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2016 Archive

DECEMBER 2016
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Our final Top 5 of 2016 is here! Q4 2016, our Christmas Picks

NOVEMBER 2016
If you've ever complained about the price of a book before, you've never seen the latest one, Apple's 'Designed by...' book truly sets a whole new bar with it's price alone. Find out more here.

If you’ve ever complained about the price of a book before, you’ve never seen the latest one, Apple’s ‘Designed by…’ book truly sets a whole new bar with it’s price alone. Find out more here.

The OnePlus 3 was barely announced this year, and already OnePlus are back with a successor, the OnePlus 3T. Find out everything about the 3T right here.

The OnePlus 3 was barely announced this year in June, and already OnePlus are back with a successor, the OnePlus 3T. Find out everything about the 3T right here.

HTC have just announced a whole new flagship for 2016, the HTC Bolt. But, does the device live up to the figure of which it's named after?!

HTC have just announced a whole new flagship for 2016, the HTC Bolt. But, does the device live up to the figure of which it’s named after?!

This year, Google made their first ever Smartphone in-house, the Google Pixel. What do we think about it? What's to love and what's to hate? Find out in this, our full Google Pixel Review

This year, Google made their first ever Smartphone in-house, the Google Pixel. What do we think about it? What’s to love and what’s to hate? Find out in this, our full Google Pixel Review

OCTOBER 2016
Apple, at their 'Hello Again' Event announced their all-new MacBook Pro, introducing a new whole way to navigate. Find out more here!

Apple, at their ‘Hello Again’ Event announced their all-new MacBook Pro, introducing a new whole way to navigate. Find out more here!

Whilst Keane is in hiatus, that hasn't lead singer for releasing his first solo album. But what's it like, find out in our review.

Whilst Keane is in hiatus, that hasn’t lead singer for releasing his first solo album. But what’s it like, find out in our review.

Google tend not make their own Hardware, question is though, is that for a good reason?? Find out about everything announced at the #madebygoogle Event right here!

Google tend not make their own Hardware, question is though, is that for a good reason?? Find out about everything announced at the #madebygoogle Event right here!

Our iPhone 7 is here. Find out how the device fairs in a first impression review right here. Follow up coverage to follow

Our iPhone 7 is here. Find out how the device fairs in a first impression review right here. Follow up coverage to follow

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It’s finally here, as we wave goodbye to the third quarter of 2016, we’ve an incredible list of new Smartphones which have been released, but which one is best, find out in our Top 5.

SEPTEMBER 2016
Companies are removing the 3.5mm headphone jack from their devices, we've seen Motorola to Apple to more. Whilst people are over-reacting to this, we've made a collection of posts to show why this is not that big of a deal and the benefits to moving on with the times!

Companies are removing the 3.5mm headphone jack from their devices, we’ve seen Motorola to Apple to more. Whilst people are over-reacting to this, we’ve made a collection of posts to show why this is not that big of a deal and the benefits to moving on with the times!

Apple announced a collection of products at their September Event, including the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2 and AirPods! Find out more here.

Apple announced a collection of products at their September Event, including the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple Watch Series 2 and AirPods! Find out more here.

If modular is not your thing, and based on G5 sales it isn't, you'll probably much prefer LG's latest flagship, the V20. Find out more about this incredible Android phone here.

If modular is not your thing, and based on G5 sales it isn’t, you’ll probably much prefer LG’s latest flagship, the V20. Find out more about this incredible Android phone here.

Things definitely could have gone a lot better for Samsung with the Galaxy Note 7, with devices reportedly blowing up due to an issue with the Battery leading to a re-call. We've all the information you need here!

Things definitely could have gone a lot better for Samsung with the Galaxy Note 7, with devices reportedly blowing up due to an issue with the Battery leading to a re-call. We’ve all the information you need here!

Sony announced their latest flagship the Xperia XZ alongside a Compact and a new Xperia Ear. Find out more here!

Sony announced their latest flagship the Xperia XZ alongside a Compact and a new Xperia Ear. Find out more here!

AUGUST 2016
Lenovo stole the show for us at IFA 2016, so much so that we've piled them all in to a collection to view here!

Lenovo stole the show for us at IFA 2016, so much so that we’ve piled them all in to a collection to view here! The Yoga Book alone is just incredible

With a far too bling design for our taste, ASUS announced the ZenWatch 3, the first Android Wear 2.0 (out of the box) Smart Watch!

With a far too bling design for our taste, ASUS announced the ZenWatch 3, the first Android Wear 2.0 (out of the box) Smart Watch!

Samsung is sticking with Tizen for their Smart Watches with the launch of the Gear S3 Smart Watch!

Samsung is sticking with Tizen for their Smart Watches with the launch of the Gear S3 Smart Watch! We check out it’s range of improvements and iOS support coming very soon.

Inside HP's new Notebooks is an incredibly discrete display, a worlds first. Find out why and more here!

Inside HP’s new Notebooks is an incredibly discrete display, a worlds first. Find out why and more here!

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The World Wide Web as we know is now more than 25 years of age. What do we mean by that, well the first public web page went online 25 years ago. We take a look back at the evolution of the world wide web.

Samsung have announced their Galaxy Note 7, however will this years Note be worth it's number skip and be more of a Smartphone than last years Note 5?

Samsung have announced their Galaxy Note 7, however will this years Note be worth it’s number skip and be more of a Smartphone than last years Note 5?

JULY 2016
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Blackberry have announced their second major Android smartphone, the DTEK50, however the device isn’t quite the PRIV, find out why here.

It's hard to believe it's that time again where we check out the absolute best you can get in the world of Smartphones, here's our Top 5 for Q2 2016

It’s hard to believe it’s that time again where we check out the absolute best you can get in the world of Smartphones, here’s our Top 5 for Q2 2016

JUNE 2016
OnePlus have announced the OnePlus 3, now without any Invites required. Check out what the new Flagship holds right here.

OnePlus have announced the OnePlus 3, now without any Invites required. Check out what the new Flagship holds right here.

Apple announced a bevy of new updates coming to their software line across all fields of their products. Find out just what they did announce right here!

Apple announced a bevy of new updates coming to their software line across all fields of their products. Find out just what they did announce right here!

Motorola announced a new brand of products at Lenovo Tech World, under the name Moto Z, but the devices hold a little secret

Motorola announced a new brand of products at Lenovo Tech World, under the name Moto Z, but the devices hold a little secret

MAY 2016
ASUS have announced a trio of devices under their Zenfone 3 lineup, including the first Android phone with 6GB of RAM!

ASUS have announced a trio of devices under their Zenfone 3 lineup, including the first Android phone with 6GB of RAM!

Sony have announced the all new Xperia E5. Clearly learning from the disappointment of the E4, the E5 packs a lot more of what you'd expect from Sony. Find out more here in our write up.

Sony have announced the all new Xperia E5. Clearly learning from the disappointment of the E4, the E5 packs a lot more of what you’d expect from Sony. Find out more here in our write up.

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Google I/O has always being one of those Events you draw on the Calendar and await for, this year Google speak about the future of Android, Android Wear and more.

Motorola have just announced the all new Moto G4, however they've also thrown in a much more powerful variant. Find out more here!

Motorola have just announced the all new Moto G4, however they’ve also thrown in a much more powerful variant. Find out more here!

APRIL 2016
HTC have announced the all new HTC 10, a whole new take on yet a familiar device. Have HTC finally created a phone worthy of the success of the original HTC One?

HTC have announced the all new HTC 10, a whole new take on yet a familiar device. Have HTC finally created a phone worthy of the success of the original HTC One?

For the first time this year, we look at the Top 5 Smartphones you can buy right now in the first quarter of 2016. Only one way of finding out the winners and runners up

For the first time this year, we look at the Top 5 Smartphones you can buy right now in the first quarter of 2016. Only one way of finding out the winners and runners up

MARCH 2016
Apple Events are usually rather predictable, but this just took the cake, that's not to say Apple didn't announce some interesting things. A whole new iPhone category, new iPad Pro and enhancements everywhere else

Apple Events are usually rather predictable, but this just took the cake, that’s not to say Apple didn’t announce some interesting things. A whole new iPhone category, new iPad Pro and enhancements everywhere else

Samsung have introduced probably the best Smartphone of 2016, no really. Find out more why, in this, our Galaxy S7 Review

Samsung have introduced probably the best Smartphone of 2016, no really. Find out more why, in this, our Galaxy S7 Review

FEBRUARY 2016
With the Xperia Z5 Premium still making waves, we suppose it would be silly for Sony to out a Z6, instead however they've made a new series of Smartphones, the Xperia X.

With the Xperia Z5 Premium still making waves, we suppose it would be silly for Sony to out a Z6, instead however they’ve made a new series of Smartphones, the Xperia X.

You might not think high end when you hear the brand Alcatel, and this won't change that, however what you get for your money is starting to get insane, find out more right here.

You might not think high end when you hear the brand Alcatel, and this won’t change that, however what you get for your money is starting to get insane, find out more right here.

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Whilst the design might not be to everyone’s taste, we’ll admit it’s rather meh, the LG G5 stole the show at this years Mobile World Congress, not just for it’s specifications and features, but that this is the first consumer based Phone, you can literally take apart and build upon. More on that in our written post about it

Samsung took the iterative route with their Galaxy S7, improving last years Galaxy S6 in all areas possible, minus replacing the Battery, but we can't have everything, right?

Samsung took the iterative route with their Galaxy S7, improving last years Galaxy S6 in all areas possible, minus replacing the Battery, but we can’t have everything, right?

Whilst some companies seem to not be able to do any bad, HTC recently aren't able to do any good, especially if the X9 is anything to go by, another mid-ranger.

Whilst some companies seem to not be able to do any bad, HTC recently aren’t able to do any good, especially if the X9 is anything to go by, another mid-ranger.

I think it surprises everyone when a Windows 10 Phone is a star of the show, but HP have literally put everything in to their Elite x3, we just had to shout about it.

I think it surprises everyone when a Windows 10 Phone is a star of the show, but HP have literally put everything in to their Elite x3, we just had to shout about it.

Huawei announced their Surface Pro competitor at Mobile World Congress in the MateBook, a 2 in 1 Tablet Laptop Hybrid

Huawei announced their Surface Pro competitor at Mobile World Congress in the MateBook, a 2 in 1 Tablet Laptop Hybrid

OnePlus surprised us all when they brought the OnePlus One upon us, the device was low cost but felt and acted like a fully premium phone. How will the even lower priced OnePlus X fair however, find out in our review here!

OnePlus surprised us all when they brought the OnePlus One upon us, the device was low cost but felt and acted like a fully premium phone. How will the even lower priced OnePlus X fair however, find out in our review here!

When Apple unveiled the iPad Pro last year we had many thoughts about the device, and it turns out most have not changed. Find out our issues with the iPad Pro right here

When Apple unveiled the iPad Pro last year we had many thoughts about the device, and it turns out most have not changed. Find out our issues with the iPad Pro right here

JANUARY 2016
David Bowie has left one incredible parting gift to all his fans, and what a gift it is, the album Blackstar. Our review is available right here, why not listen along with us on this one.

David Bowie has left one incredible parting gift to all his fans, and what a gift it is, the album Blackstar. Our review is available right here, why not listen along with us on this one.

El Capitan brought with it issues involving ripping content like DVDs, we've a quick fix right here for you!

El Capitan brought with it issues involving ripping content like DVDs, we’ve a quick fix right here for you!

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