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Samsung's S6 Edge+ and Google's Alphabet soup in CNET UK Podcast 445

Google has a new parent company, Samsung has some new phones and we have to call for a tow-truck. All that and more on the UK's best tech podcast.

By 14 August 2015

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Trying -- and kinda succeeding -- at going the distance with an electric car

For Road Trip 2015, CNET drives an all-electric car 500 miles around Britain's most scenic spots to see how easy it is to take a road trip without petrol. Spoiler alert: It doesn't go well.

By 15 August 2015

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HTC announces layoffs as resurgence bid continues

The company says that it will cut 15 percent of its staff as it refocuses its business on "premium smartphones, virtual reality, and connected lifestyle products."

By 13 August 2015

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New Samsung Gear watches are coming -- here's what they need to succeed

Commentary: The Samsung Gear S2 watch will be round. But it will need a lot more than that to stand out in the smartwatch jungle.

By 11 August 2015

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HTC's revenue cut in half as its smartphones fail to resonate worldwide

Its flagship phone, the One M9, has not caught on, and HTC says it will continue to invest in other areas, including virtual reality, as it looks to turn itself around.

By 6 August 2015

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5.5-inch Sony Xperia Z5 due in September, report says

If a recent report proves accurate, Sony's next flagship will debut less than a half year after its predecessor.

By 27 July 2015

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Inside London's first trampoline park

The Oxygen Freejumping trampoline park boasts 3,000 square feet of space, and 150 connected trampolines. We try it out ahead of the official opening.

By 17 July 2015

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Huawei revenue up 30% on smartphone, equipment growth

The company's announcement follows a report from research firm TrendForce revealing that Huawei is now China's top smartphone brand.

By 20 July 2015

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Apple Pay, Motorola's tease and trampoline misadventures in CNET UK Podcast 441

Those handsome chaps on the CNET UK Podcast talk about the arrival of Apple Pay in the UK and take a bounce at the UK's largest trampoline park.

By 17 July 2015

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Apple Pay tested in the UK: Functional, but a little awkward

Apple's contactless payment platform is working in the UK from today, but expect some mild embarrassment as both shoppers and staff get accustomed to it.

By 14 July 2015