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The Gadget Show competition – 21.4.2014

The Gadget Show  Monday 21 April 2014

The Gadget Show competition – 21.4.2014

This week, we have a mega prize bundle to give away to one lucky winner!

And to make it even easier, there’s no question to answer!

So, for your chance to win…

Text GADGET to 66155

Call 0906 500 5000

Or post name & contact phone number to: THE GADGET SHOW 1909, PO Box 7557, Derby, DE1 0NP

Texts cost £2.00 + 1 message at standard network rate. Calls cost no more than £2.00…

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How to access your PC or Mac straight from your Android phone with Chrome

The Gadget Show  Monday 21 April 2014

How to access your PC or Mac straight from your Android phone with Chrome

Logging into your PC or Mac from your phone can be incredibly handy, letting you access your files and folders straight from the smartphone in your pocket, and now thanks to Google, it’s even easier than before. Chrome Remote Desktop is now available for your Android phone straight from the Google Play Store, and it’ll let you zip straight your desktop – simple right? If you need help getting s…

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Spinning around: Celebrate Record Store Day with these dribble-worthy high-end turntables!

The Gadget Show  Friday 18 April 2014

Spinning around: Celebrate Record Store Day with these dribble-worthy high-end turntables!

Not only is today Good Friday today, it’s also Record Store Day tomorrow. That’s right, a day of celebration for all things vinyl, and although records may seem like an outdated concept, there’s actually still a thriving industry, with some seriously inventive-borderline-insane models on sale these days. We’ve been taking a look at some jaw-dropping creations to blast out your tunes the old sch…

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Shoulda woulda coulda: The games we wish had actually happened!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 17 April 2014

Shoulda woulda coulda: The games we wish had actually happened!

We love Titanfall, but there’s no denying some last minute boardroom decisions affected its release – now a Microsoft exclusive, it was once destined for Sony platforms too. In fact, according to a new report, it was also destined for the PS Vita handheld too. But it’s not the only amazing game we’ve had snatched away from us. Here are a few more abandoned projects from the archives we wi…

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Tonino Lamborghini unleashes turbocharged earphones to match your (dream) supercar!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 17 April 2014

Tonino Lamborghini unleashes turbocharged earphones to match your (dream) supercar!

Tonino Lamborghini is a lifestyle brand with some pretty cool gadgets in its armoury, including a stylish range of smartphones. The company is now targeting the headphone elite, with the launch of the new and distinctive Tonino Lamborghini Quantum in-ear headphones.

Tonino Lamborghini itself isn’t related to the supercar company with a similar name, but if the raging bull in the badge looks…

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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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