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The best sat nav of 2017

Getting lost while driving is a thing of the past thanks to the miracle of satellite navigation. Many cars have built-in sat navs, but millions still don't. These days you can pick up a very basic sat nav for under £100, but with free or cheap smartphone apps to guide you, why bother with a dedicated GPS device? Here we explain which are the best satnavs you can buy in the UK in 2017.Do you need a satnav? With satnav [...]

Best iPhone 7 cases & iPhone 7 Plus cases

The Foxwood Cement Hardshell is, as its name suggests, made partly from genuine cement. It’s no new brutalist monstrosity, though. The Foxwood Cement is actually aesthetically rather pleasing – especially compared to other more garish cases out there. As you’d expect the cement adds a strong exterior that’s tough and prevents scratches and scuffs from damaging your phone.

Best Google Pixel and Pixel XL cases

Google Pixel official case RRP: £29.99, US$35 Google also sells a clear plastic case for the Pixel  and Pixel XL, but the silicone ones are a bit more fun. Available in a rainbow of colours, it gives simple but effective rubberised protection to the Pixel's aluminium frame. Available for the Pixel XL here.  Oliver Flexishield for Google Pixel RRP: £4.99 A ridiculously good value case if you don’t want to fork out for Google’s is this opaque, thin case. Not much else to say, [...]

Huawei P11 latest rumours: Release date, UK pricing, design and features

The Huawei P10 is a strong contender in a sea of 2017 flagships, but we’re already focused on the 2018 Huawei flagship, unofficially dubbed the Huawei P11. While it’s still a long way away from release, below you’ll find some of the most interesting rumours about the phone so far, along with our speculation on a possible UK price and release date. When will the Huawei P11 be released? As was the case with the Huawei P10 earlier this year, [...]

How to use Snapchat Snap Map

Snapchat has introduced a new feature that lets you track other Snapchat users on a map. You can use the Snap Map to view their snaps, as well as to see featured snaps on sporting events, breaking news and more.The Snap Map should now be available globally - if you can't access it, update Snapchat. 1. Using Snap Map is easy. Just launch the app and using two fingers perform a pinch gesture on the screen. 2. The Snap Map should [...]

How to Watch the F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Ever since Sky started showing F1 it’s been tricky to watch it on terrestrial TV. If you don’t have Sky and subscribe to the F1 channel, you’ll be limited to watching on Channel 4 which took over from BBC a few years back. Also see: How to watch the Indy 500.How to watch F1 without Sky Unfortunately, Sky has the most rights and is the only provider which broadcasts every single race in full and live. You can get Sky [...]

Issue 39 Of Android Advisor Out Today. Get It Now

In the latest issueThis issue we explain how to get your hands on Android O beta as well as all the news from Google’s annual developers conference – I/O. We also reveal Android’s AI future and show how to ensure your children are safe online. Plus, we’ve full reviews of the Xiaomi Mi 6, HTC U Ultra  and Ulefone Armor. Also in this month’s issue: News: Android founder’s Essential phone hereReview: UMIDIGI C NoteFeature: Google Lens: Six things we can’t wait [...]

20 best HTC Vive games & experiences of 2017

The HTC Vive, along with the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR, kickstarted the VR revolution upon release in 2016. Offering the ability to step inside games, reach out and interact with the virtual environment was something that gamers had been waiting for, for years. Once you've bought a HTC Vive and successfully set it up, the biggest decision to make is what to play on SteamVR. Here, we round up some of the most exciting games and experiences available in 2017 [...]

Best DS 2017: Nintendo 3DS & 2DS models compared

Nintendo has, for reasons known only to itself, released a whopping six different consoles within what it calls the '3DS family' since the first 3DS released in 2011. That's basically one a year.Only three of those models are on sale right now, with the rest having been discontinued, but it's still a pretty confusing process for prospective 3DS buyers to figure out what they should pick up - not helped by a slightly confusing naming system. Still, the 3DS is one [...]

Surface Pro vs iPad Pro comparison review

Microsoft and Apple have reignited their age old rivalry in recent years with devices that aim to replace your laptop and tablet. The iPad Pro and the Surface Pro are both competing head-to-head in a battle that could well shape how we see computers in the years ahead. So, which one is the best? We take a look.  Be sure to also look at our guide to the Best hybrid laptop/tablets currently available. What are the main differences between their [...]