AMD Radeon VII launch stock looks worryingly thin in UK and Europe

We’ve heard some more worrying rumblings in terms of the amount of AMD’s Radeon VII graphics cards that will be available upon launch today, at least in the UK and Europe (though presumably these alleged stock levels also reflect worldwide availability to some extent). Apparently in the UK, there will …

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LG G8 ThinQ front-camera set to rival Apple’s Face ID

The upcoming LG G8 ThinQ’s selfie camera will feature ‘time-of-flight’ technology to improve selfies and facial recognition – which is the same tech found in Apple’s Face ID camera on the latest iPhones. LG has confirmed it’s teamed up with microelectronics manufacturer Infineon, to use the latter’s time-of-flight technology in …

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The Swytch electric conversion kit can power any bicycle

There are plenty of bikes out there vying for your attention and an increasing number of models are electric too. So, what to do if you have a traditional pedal bicycle you already like but it’s not electric? Swytch looks like it could provide the answer; it’s a self-contained electric …

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The Google Home Max price gets an incredibly rare discount

If you’re looking for a smart speaker with powerful audio, then the Google Home Max is your best choice and lucky for you, it’s currently on sale. For a limited time, you can apply the coupon code MAX20 and save £20 on the Google smart home speaker. That’s the best …

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Huawei warns it could take 5 years to address UK security concerns

Huawei has earmarked $2 billion to address security concerns raised by the organisation that monitors the use of the company’s kit in the UK’s network infrastructure but has said the process could take up to five years. In an open letter to the Commons Science and Technology Committee, Huawei rejected …

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New Alexa audiobooks let you choose your own adventure

Owners of Amazon Alexa devices now have a new skill to try out: Choose Your Own Adventure audiobooks. Choose Your Own Adventure was a wildly successful genre in children’s books, starting in the 1970s. Instead of reading a linear narrative, readers would be prompted to make key decisions throughout the …

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus pictured in two shades of black

Samsung has seemingly decided that a single black model isn’t enough, as new leaked renders show the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus in both Ceramic Black and Prism Black. Shared by Roland Quandt (a reputable leaker), the Ceramic Black (which you can see below) has what he describes as a “metallic/brownish …

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Oracle announces new data centre in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Oracle has announced the immediate availability of its new data centre in Abu Dhabi, and will offer public cloud applications services to customers in the UAE and wider Middle East. Keepping data local “By locating a data centre in the UAE, we will be able to better manage service levels …

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