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Squarespace vs. GoDaddy: Which web host and builder is best for your site?

Setting up a website is nowhere near as difficult as it used to be, thanks to a wealth of different website builder options out there. Whether you’re looking to blog,…

TCL C82 is the range-topping Mini LED 4K TV with Onkyo boosted sound quality

After revealing its 2021 TV line-up at the virtual CES at the beginning of this year, TCL has now launched its telly range in Europe. It’s made up of the…

Nintendo’s Switch Lite will soon come in deep blue

The new colorway drops the same day as Miitopia. Source / Engadget

Amazon Echo Show 8 review: Third time’s the charm

The Amazon Show 8 shares features of other Amazon smart displays, but its size and price give it broad appeal. Source / Digital Trends

Amazfit T-Rex Pro review: Affordable, rugged, long-lasting GPS sports watch

Amazfit offers a few great watches with a focus on health and wellness. It’s latest model is built to withstand the rigors of inclement weather outside for a week or two.

Sony’s April update gives PS5 new external storage options – CNET

A fix has arrived for PlayStation 5 storage woes. Source / CNET

The Why of Value Stream Management

If you’re like me and have been around the block in tech more than once, you’ve seen three-letter acronyms come and go. Sometimes the technology they refer to is a…

The Microsoft-Nuance Deal: A new push for voice technology?

Microsoft’s decision to acquire speech-recognition firm Nuance Communications for $19.7 billion, the company’s biggest purchase since forking out $26 billion for LinkedIn, could provide a real boost for voice technology, analysts…

The Morning After: Even NASA’s Mars drone needs software updates

Today’s headlines: Domino’s starts making autonomous pizza deliveries, Apple is reportedly working on a speaker with Apple TV built-in and NASA’s Mars drone needed a software update. Source / Engadget

Brave browser disables Google’s FLoC tracking system

Opposition grows to Google’s new system for tracking users online to personalise ads.

How to choose an Ethernet cable

Buying the right Ethernet cable can be a real pain. Our guide clarifies all of the terminologies, so you can pick out the best Ethernet cable for your needs. Source…

Who thought releasing the OnePlus Watch like this was a good idea?

If I took a shot for the amount of times I’ve wanted to throw the OnePlus Watch out the window while testing it, I’d be very drunk. I say this…

These superb pictures of retro tech will show you how far we’ve come

There’s nothing like an advert for a spurious technological product in black and white to make you realise just how much progress we’ve made as a tech society. Whether it’s…

Highlights of the day: TSMC confident about US fab project

TSMC chairman Mark Liu took part in a White House-hosted online meeting of the world’s semiconductor powerhouses on Tuesday. After the meeting, Liu reiterated the Taiwan-based foundry house’s commitment to building a wafer fab in the US state of Arizona. The semiconductor supply chain has been troubled by shortages for months, with major Taiwanese IC vendors set for another wave of price hikes in second-quarter 2021. Development of microLED applications have been gaining momentum, and commercialized products may be available as early as year-end 2021.

OnePlus Watch in pictures: Is this the wearable you want?

After years of rumours, stop-and-start plans, and official teasers, OnePlus finally announced its first smartwatch. Unsurprisingly it’s called the OnePlus Watch.  The fact that it’s a round-screen device has surprised…

Siri may have just leaked the date of Apple’s next event

It appears that Apple is planning an event on April 20.  This is according to Apple’s smart assistant Siri itself. When asked “When is the next Apple event?,” Siri answers:…

PC shipments strong in 1Q21 despite component shortages and logistics issues, says IDC

Global shipments of traditional PCs, including desktops, notebooks, and workstations, grew 55.2% on year during the first quarter of 2021, according to IDC.

ANZ Bank: We’ve been using machine learning for 20 years

Although the concept of machine learning isn’t new to ANZ, it says it now possesses the compute power to move full-steam ahead.

Vapor chamber demand for 5G phones disappoints

Vapor chamber (VC) demand for 5G smartphones has been a disappointment thus far in 2021, according to sources at cooling module suppliers.

Blue Origin’s 15th New Shepard test flight serves as an astronaut rehearsal

The launch window for New Shepard’s 15th test flight opens on April 14th, 9AM Eastern time. That particular test, aptly codenamed NS-15, will serve as a verification step for the…

Best cheap lap desk deals for April 2021

Set up your workspace anywhere and get in on savings when you take advantage of these cheap lap desk deals. Source / Digital Trends

Blue Origin’s next rocket test will put humans on board, sort of

A crew will climb aboard Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket shortly before liftoff on Wednesday. And climb out again before it blasts off. Source / Digital Trends

Aussie Broadband moves into white label space

Companies are now able to resell the Aussie Broadband network, with support and account management taken care of.

Unblock and watch American Netflix for under £2 a month with Surfshark

SAVE 81%: A two-year subscription to Surfshark is on sale for £1.81 per month as of April 13, saving you 81% on list price. ExpressVPN is often regarded as the…

NASA’s Mars copter needs a software update ahead of its flight test

The Ingenuity copter should be ready to fly on Mars after it downloads an update… from 174 million miles away. Source / Engadget

Oculus Gaming Showcase: How to watch and what to expect

Facebook-owned Oculus has announced it will host the first “Oculus Gaming Showcase” in April, which will feature “never-before-seen footage from some unreleased games, and a few surprises in store”. Here…

NSW looks to quantum computing to improve the state’s transport system

The state government hopes using Q-CTRL’s quantum technology will allow it to have a transport system that ‘talks’.

Android Heads Up feature aims to prevent distracted walking

“Heads Up” is a new feature for Android phones that prompts you to stay aware of your surroundings if it detects you’re using your handset while walking. Source / Digital…

Watch NVIDIA’s GTC keynote in 17 minutes

Come for Jensen’s hair, stay for all of NVIDIA’s chip announcements. Source / Engadget

Where to buy the Xbox Series X: Amazon, Walmart, Target, Best Buy, GameStop and more availability updates – CNET

Finding Microsoft’s new console is hard. Here’s the latest on retailers that sell the Series X and Series S. Source / CNET