• AMD's next-gen Ryzen processors could arrive in just a couple of months By TechRadar   -   Dec 12, 2017

    AMD'S NEXT-GEN RYZEN PROCESSORS COULD ARRIVE IN JUST A COUPLE OF MONTHS

    AMD will push out Ryzen 2 processors built on a 12nm process as early as February next year, if the CPU grapevine has got it right....

    Tech
  • Intel expands its affordable processor range with Pentium Silver CPUs By TechRadar   -   Dec 12, 2017

    INTEL EXPANDS ITS AFFORDABLE PROCESSOR RANGE WITH PENTIUM SILVER CPUS

    Intel has revealed new Pentium Silver processors and budget-friendly Intel Celeron chips. As the first CPUs based on the firm's ‘Gemini...

    Laptop
  • 20-year Tech Boost: Gifts we all got in ‘90s vs now By TechRadar   -   Dec 12, 2017

    20-YEAR TECH BOOST: GIFTS WE ALL GOT IN ‘90S VS NOW

    A lot has changed in the last twenty years, especially as technology goes. But one thing that remains the same is our need to get our...

    Tech, PlayStation, iPhone
  • Users warned over wi-fi security By TechRadar   -   Dec 12, 2017

    USERS WARNED OVER WI-FI SECURITY

    Mobile phone users should be wary of logging into wi-fi, even though it's a more convenient way of accessing data. The warning has...

    Phone, Mobile, Laptop
  • Google launches three fun new experiemental photography apps By TechRadar   -   Dec 12, 2017

    GOOGLE LAUNCHES THREE FUN NEW EXPERIEMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHY APPS

    Image: Google Google is experimenting with photography, and it's inviting us to join in on the fun. Today the tech giant released three...

    Google, Apple, Tech, Android
  • Ataribox pre-orders start on December 14, but details remain scant By TechRadar   -   Dec 12, 2017

    ATARIBOX PRE-ORDERS START ON DECEMBER 14, BUT DETAILS REMAIN SCANT

    Few pieces of tech encapsulate the modern hunger for nostalgia quite like the diminutive retro gaming boxes that have been announced...

    Tech
  • Blue Planet 2 is iPlayer's most popular show of the year - and now it's in 4K By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    BLUE PLANET 2 IS IPLAYER'S MOST POPULAR SHOW OF THE YEAR - AND NOW IT'S IN 4K

    The BBC has revealed that the first episode of Blue Planet 2 has become the most-streamed program on iPlayer in 2017, beating out Taboo...

  • The best web browser 2017 By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    THE BEST WEB BROWSER 2017

    Most of us tend to choose a web browser and stick with it for years. It can be hard to break away from your comfort zone - especially...

  • Apple buys Shazam to bolster Apple Music By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    APPLE BUYS SHAZAM TO BOLSTER APPLE MUSIC

    It's official: Apple has bought Shazam, the two companies confirmed today. The deal is reported to be around $400 million. More to...

    Apple
  • HP laptops have once again been hit by a hidden keylogger By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    HP LAPTOPS HAVE ONCE AGAIN BEEN HIT BY A HIDDEN KEYLOGGER

    HP laptops have been blighted by another keylogger (following the discovery of one in the firm's notebooks earlier this year ), with...

    Laptop
  • IoT spending set to rise By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    IOT SPENDING SET TO RISE

    The world's getting more connected. According to IDC, spending on the Internet of Things is set to increase by 15% over the next year,...

    Hardware
  • The OnePlus 5T can't stream HD Netflix, but a fix is in the works By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    THE ONEPLUS 5T CAN'T STREAM HD NETFLIX, BUT A FIX IS IN THE WORKS

    Last week, disgruntled OnePlus 5T owners took to the firm's forums to complain that their new handset isn't able to stream HD video...

    Phone, Google
  • AR Stickers on the Google Pixel 2 make Android Oreo even sweeter By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    AR STICKERS ON THE GOOGLE PIXEL 2 MAKE ANDROID OREO EVEN SWEETER

    Barring a few post-launch problems, it's difficult to imagine ways in which the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL could get much better. But leave...

    Phone, Hardware, Google, Android
  • Mobile phone price drop: new cheap deals on iPhone 8 and 7, Galaxy S8 and Pixel 2 By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    MOBILE PHONE PRICE DROP: NEW CHEAP DEALS ON IPHONE 8 AND 7, GALAXY S8 AND PIXEL 2

    Forget gold, frankincense and myrrh - smartphone retailer e2save is bringing gifts of mobile phone deal discounts this Christmas. If...

    Smartphone, Samsung, Phone, Apple, Google, iPhone, Mobile
  • Lessons from drafting a novel: coffee-proof laptops and quinoa salad By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    LESSONS FROM DRAFTING A NOVEL: COFFEE-PROOF LAPTOPS AND QUINOA SALAD

    In June, I sat down in front of a blank text document with an idea and a sense of panic. Almost six months later, thanks to tech, coffee...

    Windows, Tech, Laptop
  • ITranslate Converse turns your iPhone into a real-time translation device By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    ITRANSLATE CONVERSE TURNS YOUR IPHONE INTO A REAL-TIME TRANSLATION DEVICE

    ITranslate has long been the best way to communicate with foreign speakers using a smartphone, and the company's newest app enables...

    Smartphone, iPhone
  • Downloads advent calendar: get Ashampoo Disk-Space-Explorer 2018 free today By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    DOWNLOADS ADVENT CALENDAR: GET ASHAMPOO DISK-SPACE-EXPLORER 2018 FREE TODAY

    The holidays are an expensive time, so we're bringing you a special treat: a full, free Windows program to download every day until...

    Windows
  • Banking apps hit by worrying security flaw By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    BANKING APPS HIT BY WORRYING SECURITY FLAW

    Security researchers have found that some major UK and US banks had vulnerabilities in their mobile apps which potentially allowed...

    Science, iOS, Mobile, Android
  • Star Wars effects legend happy to watch The Last Jedi from the sidelines By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    STAR WARS EFFECTS LEGEND HAPPY TO WATCH THE LAST JEDI FROM THE SIDELINES

    Dennis Muren's work on the likes of Terminator 2 and Jurassic Park is the stuff of special effects legend, but the 71-year-old explained...

  • 10 real technologies that the evil Empire would definitely approve of By TechRadar   -   Dec 11, 2017

    10 REAL TECHNOLOGIES THAT THE EVIL EMPIRE WOULD DEFINITELY APPROVE OF

    When they weren't failing to find the droids they were looking for, or challenging Sith Lords publicly about their hokey religion,...