Jack is a senior writer at Tech.co with over a decade's experience researching and writing about consumer technology, from security and privacy to product reviews and tech news.

 

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The Future of Phones in 2019

2018 may have been a big year for phones, with the iPhone XS Max, Samsung S9 and Google Pixel 3 all grabbing the headlines and impressing with their tech. However, there’s a chance that 2019 could well surpass it in every way.

Laptops

The 2018 Laptop of the Year

2108 has been a great year for tech, and nowhere has that been more apparent than in the laptops space. We take a look at the best laptop models that were released in 2018, including a bargain Chromebook for under $200.

Tablets and iPads

Google Pixel Slate Review

The Google Pixel Slate is a 12.3-inch tablet (for the most part), and the company's logical successor to 2016’s Pixel C. However, it’s something of a different beast to most other tablets. It runs Chrome OS as an operating system, usually reserved for Chromebooks.

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Best Tech Products Released in 2018

Even by the relentless standards of tech innovation, 2018 has been quite the year. We’ve seen some incredible products launched in the past 12 months, from awesome laptops to must-have tablets, lust-worthy phones to brilliant fitness devices. We round up the best tech of the ...

Tablets and iPads

Best Amazon Fire Tablet to Buy 2019

Amazon's Fire tablets massively undercut the iPad on price, and they're respectable Android tablets to go for. Which Amazon Fire tablet should you go for? The entry-level Fire 7? The Fire HD 8? Or a Kids version? We talk you through the whole Amazon Fire tablet range.

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New Facebook Data Breach Exposes User Photos

As we all hurtle towards Christmas Day, Facebook has delivered a festive surprise – a security breach that affects up to 6.8 millions users. The Facebook breach, which saw third-party apps given access to users’ photos without permission, is the latest in a long line of ...

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Top 100 Worst Passwords Revealed

A new study has revealed the world’s 100 worst passwords, and it’s an eye-opening read. If you’ve ever given into laziness and logged in with such classics as ‘123456’ or ‘password’, then we’ve got some bad news. Find out what made the list, and how to avoid bad ...

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Can a 48 Megapixel Phone Actually Take Better Photos?

2019 is almost upon us, and it looks like most important number, at least in the mobile world, will be 48. Why? That’s the latest milestone that we’ve reached in cameraphone megapixel technology. We examine whether or not more pixels truly make for better photo quality.

Tablets and iPads

Which iPad Should I Buy?

If you're looking to pick up a new iPad, whether you're buying for the first time or upgrading an older model, there's a good selection to choose from. Do you go for the brand new, all-singing, all-dancing iPad Pro, the classic 9.7-inch iPad, or the diminutive iPad Mini?

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Beyond the Notch – The Evolution Of The Selfie Camera

With millions of selfies uploaded to the internet everyday, the humble selfie camera is putting in some serious work. You might not think it, but it's a major concern for manufacturers, and they pour lots of money into making your selfie snapping as easy and enjoyable as possible

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How To Avoid The Latest Google Maps Scam

Scammers have found a new way to gain access to victims' bank details, using a simple trick on Google Maps. We tell you how to avoid the Google Maps scam, plus what Google itself is doing to address the issue

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Best Amazon Kindle Black Friday Deals

Amazon's range of Kindle eBook readers are essential for avid readers, allowing them to carry around thousands of books in their pocket. With three different models, there's one for every type of readerrs. We guide you through the Black Friday deals and the best models for you.

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Best Amazon Fire TV Black Friday Deals 2018

Amazon's Fire TV is a clever range of devices that are designed to make your existing TV smarter and improve your entertainment options. With a Fire Stick or Cube, italso means that you won't have to upgrade your TV set itself. We guide you through Amazon's Black Friday deals

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Best Black Friday VPN Deals 2018

With a VPN, you can remain anonymous online, as you traffic is routed through servers that can't be attributed to you. You can get a VPN by buying a subscription, and Black Friday is a great time to grab a bargain for the whole year. We look at the best deals.