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This silicone sleeve turns your iPhone into a Game Boy!

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 15 April 2014

This silicone sleeve turns your iPhone into a Game Boy!

When it comes to gaming on your phone, it’s either swiping bliss or on-screen button rage, but luckily, there’s a fix on the way to make the latter pains go away. It’s called the G-Pad, a simple silicone sleeve that slides around your iPhone, and brings a d-pad and physical buttons to turn your iPhone into the ultimate Game Boy handheld. Fancy one of these?

Designer Aws Jan is attempting to …

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Monster 51.4 Megapixel Pentax DSLR lets you shoot from your smartphone!

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 15 April 2014

Monster 51.4 Megapixel Pentax DSLR lets you shoot from your smartphone!

Every now and again a new super-gadget comes along, promising to blow rivals out of the water. The Pentax 645Z medium format DSLR could do exactly that, cramming in a massive 51.4-Megapixel sensor and offering the ability to shoot snaps from afar with your smartphone!

It’s not just the pixel count that impresses on the Pentax 645Z either, as with other medium format shooters, the sensor its…

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Death to the power brick! Meet the laptop charger the size of your phone's

The Gadget Show  Monday 14 April 2014

Death to the power brick! Meet the laptop charger the size of your phone's

Laptops, our trusty portable companions for getting work done on the go, are definitely handy, but one thing that’s a constant pain with them are their chargers. The hefty power packs that you have to lug around can sometimes feel like they weigh more than the device itself – but luckily, help is on the way. A new Kickstarter project is aiming to kill the power brick with a tiny, slimline charg…

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The Gadget Show competition – 14.4.2014

The Gadget Show  Monday 14 April 2014

The Gadget Show competition – 14.4.2014

This week, we have a colossal 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 1908, PO Box 7557, Derby, DE1 0NP

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

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Want to try out Windows Phone 8.1 right now? Here's how!

The Gadget Show  Monday 14 April 2014

Want to try out Windows Phone 8.1 right now? Here's how!

If you’ve got a Nokia Lumia Windows Phone, the chances are you’ve been champing at the bit to get your mitts on the latest Windows Phone 8.1 update ever since it was announced alongside the Nokia Lumia 930 at Microsoft’s Build developer conference earlier this month. If you’re willing to take a risk, you can actually download the coolest version of Windows Phone we’ve seen yet right now! Here’s…

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Steam Controller on the way before Christmas!

The Gadget Show  Monday 14 April 2014

Steam Controller on the way before Christmas!

Valve has been hard at work at fine-tuning its Steam Controller, and it looks like all the fiddling and tweaking could result in a final product – and soon! A new report suggests that the polished product could be making its way to shelves later this year, and you could be playing your favourite PC games with Valve’s next-gen controller on your telly as soon as October! Will you find a Steam Co…

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The smartwatch that never runs out: New wearable tech uses body warmth for charging!

The Gadget Show  Monday 14 April 2014

The smartwatch that never runs out: New wearable tech uses body warmth for charging!

Wearables are in this year, and tech makers show no signs of slowing down on releasing the latest smartwatches and futuristic headgear. But one of the main problems they all share is battery life – they’re yet another gadget to remember to charge every few days. That could soon be fixed however, and for good: a team from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have come up with a…

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LG smartphone goes Quad HD! Super-high res handset incoming

The Gadget Show  Monday 14 April 2014

LG smartphone goes Quad HD! Super-high res handset incoming

Just a couple of years ago we were bowled over by the stunning clarity of Full HD screens on smartphones, but manufacturers are already selling panels even sharper. Panels so sharp you can practically shave with them. Such as the amazing Oppo Find 7, with its Quad HD display. Not wanting to fall behind, South Korean giant LG is also working on a Quad HD smartphone in the form of the LG G3, and …

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Gadget Show Live Challenge Leaderboard

The Gadget Show  Friday 11 April 2014

Gadget Show Live Challenge Leaderboard

This is the final update to the Gadget Show Live Crowd Challenge, but it’s not official just yet. Keep posted, as you will be the first to know when we hear back!

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The Gadget Show Live, Android TV, Apple's own 65-inch telly and the Galaxy S5 lands: Gadget Digest

The Gadget Show  Friday 11 April 2014

The Gadget Show Live, Android TV, Apple's own 65-inch telly and the Galaxy S5 lands: Gadget Digest

It’s been a huge week for tech: along with some epic UK launches including the Samsung Galaxy S5 and Microsoft Surface 2 (4G), we’ve also been flat out with The Gadget Show Live at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham! Have you wandered along to the NEC yet? Or checked out the stories? Read on to see what you’ve missed if not…

The Gadget Show Live: The best bits!

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Jason Bradbury

Jason has been on The Gadget Show since day one. Before he joined us, he could be seen popping up on The Big Breakfast, hosting The Web Review for ...

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Rachel Riley

Rachel made her television debut in 2009 when she took over from Carol Vorderman as the numbers expert on Countdown. Rachel studied maths at Oxford...

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Jon Bentley

Jon Bentley returns as The Gadget Show’s chief gadget tester, completing the show’s strongest line up ever.

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Ortis Deley

Ortis has been obsessed with all things gadget-esque since he was a kid as well as being a massive sci-fi movie fan, and describes being back in pr...

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