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The Facial Recognition Fightback

In the space of two weeks, there have been three landmark incidents in the use of facial recognition in the US and the UK. So why is the public fighting back against facial recognition and why now?

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Is it Game Over for Loot Boxes?

You might think that video games are the last thing for the government to get worked up about, but a new proposal against loot boxes, a virtual item that contains an unknown prize, is currently in the works, and could radically upend the gaming industry.

Laptops

Apple MacBook Air vs MacBook Pro: Which Mac is Best?

If you’re in the market for a laptop, chances are you’ll have looked at Apple’s MacBook range with envy. If you’re keen to invest in an Apple laptop, it’s typically a decision that boils down to the MacBook Pro or the MacBook Air – our guide explains which to go for.

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Google Glass Returns With Safety Frames and Better Battery

Google has updated their business-facing wearable, announcing Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 earlier this week with safety frames and better battery. Take a look at what's new in the upgrade, the history of Google Glass, and whether or not we're ready to finally embrace it.

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Apple Updates MacBook Keyboard, Extends Repair Program

Apple has announced an update to its keyboard and an extension to the keyboard repair program, which has been ongoing for several years, after many users complained about stuck keys and mis-presses. The ongoing issues have angered even the most loyal Apple fans.

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US Government Gives Huawei 90 Day License Reprieve

The trade war between China and the US has been heated in recent weeks, with a lot of the repercussions falling on Huawei. Fortunately for them, the US government as provided a 90-day license reprieve to continue to do business with US companies for a limited time.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Huawei Ban

The White House has banned US companies from supplying both software and hardware to Chinese tech giant Huawei, in the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing. We take a look at what it all means for consumers, Huawei, and Android.

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Samsung Brings Update to Older Galaxy Watches

In the consumer tech culture, there's a constant pressure to upgrade your device regularly to guarantee that you don't fall behind. Samsung is throwing Galaxy Watch owners a much welcome bone, with its new update bringing some of those features from its latest Galaxy Watch Active

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Airbnb Users Targeted in Latest Scam

Booking a weekend away? You might want to double check exactly who your booking is going through, especially if you're using Airbnb, which has found itself in the middle of a rather involved fraudulent scheme. Here's how to make sure you don't get scammed.

Phones

Sony Xperia 10 Plus Review 2019

The Sony Xperia 10 Plus is a mid-range phone costing $429. However, it has one big quirk: A crazy-tall 21:9 aspect ratio display. So does that weird screen make it a great phone for watching films and playing games, or does its extra heft make it tricky to use day-to-day?

Laptops

Best HP Laptop 2019

You already know HP. The brand is ubiquitous with computing tech, and many of us have used, if not owned an HP device at some point in our lives. However, if you’re looking for an HP laptop, which one do you go for? Our guide helps you choose.