HDR broadcasts are coming – but not any time soon

HDR, or ‘high dynamic range’ to use its full name, is the most uninterestingly-named, interesting technology in televisions at the moment, but it’s so far remained exclusive to streaming services and Ultra HD Blu-rays.
4K might have the advantage of bigger numbers, but for…


This year's James Dyson Award UK winner could well be a life saver

Immunisation is one of humankind’s greatest health success stories. It averts two to three million deaths a year. In 2015, about 86 percent of kids worldwide received three doses of the diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, protecting them from disability or an untimely death.
But we…

Google given until September 20 to respond to EU Android antitrust charges

Google has been given another extension to respond to European Union charges its Android mobile operating system is in breach of the region’s competition law.
The company must now send its response to the EC’s formal Statement of Objections by September 20 (via Reuters).
The EC originally gave…

Buying Guide: 10 best wireless headphones available today

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard the news that Apple has taken the controversial step of removing the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack from its new iPhone 7.
Of course if you want to continue using your existing headphones with the new iPhone you can…

PS4 Pro woe? Maybe this redesigned PlayStation Camera will cheer you up

You might have missed it, but at the recent PlayStation Meeting Sony quietly unveiled a redesign to its PlayStation 4 Camera.
The new camera is scheduled for release on September 15, and will cost $59 (around £45 / AU$75).
Official images of the new camera haven’t been revealed by Sony, …

With the iPhone 7, Apple Makes Dual Cameras the New Normal

The iPhone is renowned for taking great photos. Even by that measure, the iPhone 7 Plus contains some new technology that promises to push phone photography to a level few have experienced. And not just on Apple’s devices, but on smartphones in general.
From a photo standpoint, the unique f…