iPad mini 5 (or iPad Pro mini) release date, price, features & specs

The iPad mini 5 is overdue. It’s been well over two years since the iPad mini 4 was unveiled in September 2015; that device is still one of the best 8in tablets around, but we can’t help but wonder what’s next for the range. Will the iPad mini 5 arrive in 2018, and if so, will it be a major overhaul, or a damp squib … Continue reading iPad mini 5 (or iPad Pro mini) release date, price, features & specs

LG is planning longer release cycles, and that’s a good thing

Anyone looking back knows that the innovation cycle for smartphones used to be just six months. Today, we usually see an update once a year, and only a few manufacturers (Sony and OnePlus, for example) renew their lineup in the same segment twice a year. LG had always presented a new G series smartphone in the Spring and continued on to push a new V series model … Continue reading LG is planning longer release cycles, and that’s a good thing

Best Gaming Macs (and MacBooks) 2018: Buying Advice

It’s become something of a running joke among Windows users that Macs are rubbish for gaming. From a technical point of view this is nonsense, as Macs and PCs – and even gaming consoles such as the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 – all use very similar components. The Mac gaming scene, in fact, has really picked up since Macs started to use the same … Continue reading Best Gaming Macs (and MacBooks) 2018: Buying Advice

Safari 11 Tips and Tricks

Apples web browser, Safari, has been updated to Safari 11 with iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra with some pretty impressive updates that might go overlooked by casual users. We round up the best new features in this video. The biggest addition to Safari 11 is cross-site tracking prevention, which prevents sites and services from reading cookies collected from websites you visit. The result is … Continue reading Safari 11 Tips and Tricks

Honor 8 won’t be updated to Android Oreo

Honor is blaming “hardware and software limitations” for Oreo’s no-show. The Honor 8 was a truly fantastic mid-range handset when it launched in August of 2016, and following the update to Android Nougat in February of last year, it was made even better. We were crossing our fingers for Oreo to come to the phone in the near future, but those dreams have now been … Continue reading Honor 8 won’t be updated to Android Oreo