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Soon you’ll be able to edit video on your PlayStation 4!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 17 April 2014

Soon you’ll be able to edit video on your PlayStation 4!

Sony’s PlayStation 4 has been on store shelves since November, and now it’s time for its first major update: the upcoming v1.70 release brings a host of new features such as software pre-loading but the biggest addition is ShareFactory, a brand new app that lets you edit your best brag clips and upload them to Facebook. Ready to make your greatest gaming masterpiece?

Sony first announced its…

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Siri, what’s that song? iOS 8 could bring music identification!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 17 April 2014

Siri, what’s that song? iOS 8 could bring music identification!

Apple’s currently hard at work improving Siri, potentially even taking it offline, but it looks like one of the other improvements on the way could be to help you name that song – just like Shazam! Could you see this pop up in iOS 8 at WWDC? Read on for all the details!

According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple is working on baking in music identification into Siri. You’ll be able to a…

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The Android smartphone that runs for two months on a charge!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 17 April 2014

The Android smartphone that runs for two months on a charge!

There’s nothing more annoying than getting half way through the day and having to frantically scrabble through your stuff for a charger, with battery life proving the bane of modern smartphones. Even the very best handsets – like the HTC One (M8) struggle to last more than a day under heavy use. Thankfully, desperately trying to shut down apps and turn off features could be a thing of the past …

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Giant Jenga and human Mouse Traps: The world's deadliest board games

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 16 April 2014

Giant Jenga and human Mouse Traps: The world's deadliest board games

When it comes to playing boardgames with the family, you might fancy a bit more excitement than finally getting out of jail in Monopoly – but you might be careful for what you wish for. Sometimes board games can be taken to the extremes, and they could be fatal – from massive, oversized Jenga battles played with machines, to a life-sized Mouse Trap game that could crush you, here are some of th…

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Goodbye desk clutter: hang your iPad on the wall with the new Juice dock!

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 16 April 2014

Goodbye desk clutter: hang your iPad on the wall with the new Juice dock!

It seems like every man and his dog has released an iPad dock”, but most have one thing in common – they sit on your desk and take up space. The Juice dock literally stands out above the crowd, fixing to the wall instead and keeping your iPad up high and out of harm’s way. Never again will you knock beer over your iPad when you’re not using it!

The Juice dock is currently a Kickstarter …

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New Sony 4K media player is the spitting image of a PS4!

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 16 April 2014

New Sony 4K media player is the spitting image of a PS4!

If you’ve managed to bag yourself a 4K TV (lucky you) and are in need of some ultra high-res movies to watch on it, Sony’s got you covered: meet the FMP-X10, the successor to last year’s FMP-X1 streamer, and it looks just like the PlayStation 4’s twin! Would this look good next to your console on your shelf?

Sony’s brand new FMP-X10 not only boasts 4K skills along with its PlayStation 4-styl…

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Microsoft brings back Clippy - but not on your computer!

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 16 April 2014

Microsoft brings back Clippy - but not on your computer!

Long-time Microsoft Office fans will find it hard to forget Clippy, the generally infuriating paperclip character that popped up to offer tips and tricks and generally get in the way of whatever you were attempting to do. And now he’s back again! Thankfully it’s not a full-time role, but Clippy pops up to say hello on Windows Phone 8.1.

Microsoft no doubt meant well with the original vers…

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Revealed! Amazon Kindle Phone packs SIX cameras

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 16 April 2014

Revealed! Amazon Kindle Phone packs SIX cameras

We’ve heard since late 2012 that Amazon has been hard at work at making its own smartphone, and that it could even pack in 3D powers – but now Amazon’s Fire OS-powered smartphone has leaked out in pictures, with a few surprises in tow. It packs in not one, not two, not three, not even four, but a whopping five different front-facing cameras. Could this mean the Amazon Kindle Phone is shortly on…

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The invisible car is here! Five see-through concepts we can't wait for

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 15 April 2014

The invisible car is here! Five see-through concepts we can't wait for

We’ve seen some brilliant concepts over the past few years (transparent smartphone, anyone?), but Land Rover’s new see-through tech has to be among the most innovative. It’s straight out of Die Another Day: using a clever mixture of cameras and heads-up displays, Land Rover has made the bonnet on its Discovery Vision concept car look almost completely transparent – showing off what’s directly i…

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The Smart Monocle: Samsung plans Bluetooth headset with a built in screen!

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 15 April 2014

The Smart Monocle: Samsung plans Bluetooth headset with a built in screen!

We love the idea behind Google Glass – what gadget fan wouldn’t want a wearable, augmented reality-based super toy – so it seems surprising that most other companies haven’t joined in the fun. Sony has its SmartEyeglass concept, but there’s not a lot of other choice out there. At least until now, that is, as Samsung has filed a patent that suggests the South Korean company is working on its own…

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