Huawei Mate 20 Pro now available to pre-order at Carphone Warehouse for £899

  Huawei Mate 20 Pro is available SIM-free for £899 Available on Vodafone with 16GB for £54 per month and £79.99 upfront as well as O2 with 100GB for £45 per month and £249.99 upfront All purchases of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro come with FREE Smart Watch worth £199 and Wireless Charger worth £69.99…

Huawei announces iPhone rivals: flagship Mate 20 Pro and Mate 20 smartphones

Chinese brand Huawei (pronounced Wa-Way in case you were wondering) has announced four new Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro flagship smartphones in its bid to challenge the dominance of rivals Samsung and Apple.  The new Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro both house dual neural processing units (NPU) for the first time. These use…

Top Five Electric Motorbikes On The Market, Including Zero And Vespa

@zeromotorcycles BMW launched an electric scooter back in 2014.  The Isle of Man TT has an entire race devoted to electric bikes.  You may not have heard them coming, well you wouldn’t, would you, but electric motorbikes are here and more than ready to give conventional bikes a run for their money.  Imagine, no more…

Kevin Lynch Q+A: Author of Steve Jobs A Biographic Portrait

Chris Price talks to former Tech Digest contributor Kevin Lynch about his latest book on Apple Founder Steve Jobs... What was the most interesting thing you found out about Steve Jobs while researching this book? That Jobs should primarily be regarded as a design hero rather than perhaps a business hero. So many of the…

Six transformative ICO-funded companies which are definitely worth watching

This time last year the investing world was abuzz with tales of ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) and how small companies were raising millions off the back of half an idea and a cleverly worded white paper. Mercifully the hype surrounding ICOs seems to have well and truly receded, and now the dial has shifted towards…

Honor launches new 8X budget smartphone for £229, announces Band 4 fitness tracker

Huawei sub-brand Honor has launched the latest and most powerful addition to the X-series line-up – the Honor 8X . It's also announced a new fitness tracker, the Honor Band 4 . Set to retail for the competitive price point of £229.99, the Honor 8X features  a 6.5-inch Notch FullView Display with a 91% screen-to-body-ratio and chip-on-film…

REVIEW: Steve Jobs, a Biographic Portrait by Kevin Lynch

Whether you like Apple or not, you can't help but admire the energy and sheer determination of its founder Steve Jobs. Born in 1955, he was adopted by a working-class Californian couple and went on to become one of the most influential figures of the 20th century. Incredibly smart, he was also undoubtedly ruthlessly ambitious,…

Bluesound Unveils Gen 2i wireless audio system with Apple AirPlay2, two-way Bluetooth

Wireless, high-res multi-room audio provider Bluesound has announced Bluesound Generation 2i (Gen 2i), building on the success of the brand’s previous platform, it claims.  Gen 2i offers dual-band Wi-Fi 5, Apple AirPlay 2 support, upgraded Bluetooth codecs, improved amplification and acoustics, and more, while maintaining value for consumers with minimal changes to retail pricing, claims the…

How to play GAMECUBE games on a PC

We all like games that link us back to the younger versions of ourselves. The nostalgic memories of sharing gaming consoles and shouting when we passed little milestones not only distracts us from the fast-paced everyday life, but also revives the childhood spirits in us. We all want to go back to the days when…

To Upgrade your iPhone or Not to? iPhone X vs iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS

Only last year Apple launched its pioneering iPhone X device that emerged as the highest-selling smartphone during the first three months of the year 2018. Apple's most-expensive iPhone (until recently) also got the title for being the most profitable smartphone in the world. The iPhone X garnered 35% of the total smartphone industry profit, meaning…