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Frontier's Edge map packs and Titanfall updates unleashed: get ready for 31st July!

The Gadget Show  Friday 25 July 2014

Frontier's Edge map packs and Titanfall updates unleashed: get ready for 31st July!

Titanfall is one of the biggest games of 2014, proving capable enough to turn people who don’t like FPS shooter games into the biggest fans. It’s about to get even better though, with the launch of the Frontier’s Edge map pack and a new game update, both heading your way on 31st July.

The Titanfall Frontier’s Edge map pack brings a trio of new maps to the party, including Dig Site, Haven an…

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Samsung’s Gear VR headset confirmed by app!

The Gadget Show  Friday 25 July 2014

Samsung’s Gear VR headset confirmed by app!

A few weeks ago, we spotted Samsung’s take on Google Cardboard and the mighty Oculus Rift, that’s said to give you VR powers from the Android phone in your pocket, and now it’s all but confirmed! A new app from Samsung has confirmed that Gear VR is very real, and it’s on the way! Read on for all the details!

Samsung super site, Sammobile has managed to get its hands on a early version of Gea…

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IQ test: How smart is your smartwatch?

The Gadget Show  Thursday 24 July 2014

IQ test: How smart is your smartwatch?

Smartwatches are the in thing at the moment, with tech manufacturers like Samsung, LG and Motorola lining up to unleash their own devices. Even Apple is looking to join in the fun! Are smartwatches actually that smart though, or are they dumber than their makers want us to think? We take a look at the features they’ve got right, and the areas they still need to improve…

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Move over Hudl: Meet the £60 KingSing Windows tablet!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 24 July 2014

Move over Hudl: Meet the £60 KingSing Windows tablet!

We’re used to seeing bargain-basement Android tablets like the Tesco Hudl, but there’s nowhere near as much choice when it comes to Windows tablets. That’s where the KingSing tablet comes in, offering Windows for just £60. Yep, you read that right.

The chances are you’ve never heard of KingSing, with the company selling its wares over in China. As with lots of Chinese manufacturers though, ...

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Get ready for multiple iWatches with different designs!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 24 July 2014

Get ready for multiple iWatches with different designs!

We’ve already heard that multiple iWatches could be on the way in October in two different sizes, but a new report suggests that Apple is working with watch-making partners like Swatch to create different versions of the anticipated wearable that will arrive in a range of styles and prices too. Which one will be the perfect watch for you? Read on for all the details!

According to a new repor…

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Pretty in pink: HTC One (M8) gets two new shades!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 24 July 2014

Pretty in pink: HTC One (M8) gets two new shades!

The HTC One (M8) is already one of the most eye-catching smartphones out there, but from tomorrow you’ll be able to buy HTC’s high-end handset in a couple of bright new colours!

We’ve got used to seeing colourful smartphones from the likes of Nokia, but it looks like HTC wants to get in on the action too! The latest HTC One (M8) will be available in both red and pink, helping it to stand out…

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Five ways Nvidia's Shield Tablet borrows from the best to boost your gaming

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 23 July 2014

Five ways Nvidia's Shield Tablet borrows from the best to boost your gaming

Nvidia’s Shield tablet is finally here: after plenty of rumours and speculation, the slate-based handheld successor will soon be in your grasp, armed with enough processing power to blast through all your favourite games, and then some. It looks like Nvidia’s had plenty of inspiration for its latest slate – join us as we run through what the graphics giant has borrowed from the gadget pick and…

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Nvidia Shield tablet and game controller finally announced!

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 23 July 2014

Nvidia Shield tablet and game controller finally announced!

Just a couple of days ago we posted images of a leaked Nvidia Shield tablet, and now the gaming giant has officially announced its new portable powerhouse. Can this succeed where the Wikipad failed?

Nvidia is pulling no punches with its latest Shield tablet, either, proudly boasting that it’s the “world’s most adva…

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This Bluetooth NES controller packs double the buttons for a trip down memory lane

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 23 July 2014

This Bluetooth NES controller packs double the buttons for a trip down memory lane

We’ve seen plenty of game controllers for your tablet and smartphone recently, such as the NES-inspired 8-Bitty, but here comes another wireless gamepad that takes the NES styling to heart and ups the ante with even more buttons. Meet the NES30, a Bluetooth gamepad that works with Android, iOS, PC and Mac and can even double down as a Wii remote too! Read on for all the details!

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Nokia Lumia 530 unleashed: Windows Phone on a sub-£80 budget!

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 23 July 2014

Nokia Lumia 530 unleashed: Windows Phone on a sub-£80 budget!

The Nokia Lumia 530 was announced this morning, offering the chance to get your hands on a brand new Windows Phone 8.1 device for around £80. If you’re in the market for a bargain-basement phone, it’s certainly worth adding to the list!

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best version of Microsoft’s smartphone OS yet, sticking with all the bits we love, like the feature-packed Live Tiles, and adding …

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