Fourteen must-have snow gadgets

Rachael Oakes-Ash A gallery of the best and latest technology to ease you into the new snow season.


Do you really need an activity tracker?


Albert Sun The benefits - and drawbacks - of being monitored 24/7 by a raft of clever new devices.

Battle of the smartphones

Smartphone test: iPhone 4s versus Samsung Galaxy S III.

Katie Cincotta As Apple and Samsung air their differences in court, we ask which is the clevest smartphone, the Galaxy or the iPhone?

Hot spots

With a little help from wi-fi


James Manning The spread of free hot spots suggests we can almost always be connected.


Here comes the Drone Age


Asher Moses ''We're entering the Drone Age." So says Chris Anderson, editor-in-chief of Wired magazine and a man who fancies himself as the Steve Jobs of the drones.


Which new smartphone reigns?


Adam Turner The smartphone war is hotting up as the big names put forward new champions in a superphone battle royale.

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Clever tech gifts

Crudely put, the 1000 series Fanny Wang is great.

Katie Cincotta Livewire's Christmas wish list showcases some of the hottest, coolest and newest tech toys to covet this festive season.


Strava highlights dangers of 'social fitness'

David Sygall Cycling and running app Strava encourages users strive to go harder and faster, although some are doing so at the expense of safety, authorities warn.


Five clever things we love: April


Megan Willett Our monthly series of innovative, fun and useful gadgets includes several funky phone accessories.

Mobile crisis

What to do when you've lost your phone

Pat Pilcher Anyone who's spent any amount of time overseas will appreciate just how much of a lifeline a mobile phone is.

Car cameras

Caught on film


Steve Colquhoun New in-car cameras will film accidents to prove who is at fault.

Review: Palm Treo Pro


Adam Turner Palm proves it's still in the smartphone game with the new Treo Pro.

The next big thing


Nick Galvin Five internet gurus spell out what's happening at technology's cutting edge.

Review: Blackberry Bold

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David Flynn Don't let anyone tell you the new BlackBerry Bold is an iPhone killer.

Personal best


Simon Sharwood Can technology really help you get fitter?