privacy
How to Secure Your Home From Corporate Snoopers

Looks like corporate Big Brother might be watching your every move. Back in February US electronics company Vizio was forced to pay millions for secretly snooping on customers, but the TV tech giant isn’t the first corporation to go 1984 in peoples' homes. Amazon and Google have microphones in every room thanks to the Echo and Home, and Samsung and Microsoft can use cameras to watch you. Can you kit out your house with TVs, talking speakers and security cameras without getting spied on by the corporate entities behind them? Read More >>

entertainment
The Company Behind Matt Damon’s Great Wall is Making Big Moves in America

Unless you’re spending a lot of time in mainland China you’ve probably never heard of LeEco. But you should know LeEco. In 2015 the company sold more phones than Apple. Its web series, Go Princess Go, was one of the most watched web series in China, before censors had it edited due to too many bisexual time travelling shenanigans. And two days ago it bought American television giant Vizio. Read More >>

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A Sceptic’s Guide to Buying (or Not Buying) a 4K TV

Should you buy a 4K TV yet? With Black Friday in sight and Boxing Day sales on the semi-distant horizon, that is a question lots of people will be asking this year. Read More >>

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Vizio’s New Bluetooth Speakers Have Android KitKat Tablets Built-In

Bluetooth speakers are all the same right? You connect your phone to them to wirelessly beam bumping music. Not Vizio's brand new Smart Audio speakers though. Vizio's Bluetooth speakers also have a freaking Android tablet running KitKat built in. Yes, there are 7-inch and 4.7-inch tablets on speakers now. Read More >>

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First Hands-On with a Tegra 4 Tablet

Vizio, while not selling its products in the UK, had a nice surprise at CES this year: one of the only tablets with a Tegra 4 processor inside you can find anywhere in the world, outside of some death vault at Nvidia headquarters. We used it, needless to say. Read More >>

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The Biggest Tech Disappointments of 2012

Lots of fun, good, and exciting things happened in our world this year. But there were still so many things that could've been truly great, but flopped. Broken promises. Awful gadgets. Here's what broke Giz's heart in 2012. Read More >>

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Ultrawidescreen, 3D and Google TV From Vizio: They’re On a Roll

Whether we ever see Vizio hit this side of the pond or not, they're tearing up CES with their new PCs and a 10-inch tablet. But they've also announced some new TVs which look pretty sweet, too. Read More >>

computers
The New Vizio PCs and Notebooks Are Worthy of Apple

I don't know how these will perform, but holy f*ck the new Vizio PCs and notebooks look amazingly good. Indeed, the may beat sleepy PC giants at their own game. Their designer must be a genetic mix of Jon Ive and Tony Stark. Read More >>

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Google TV Boldly Tells World It Will Survive

Remember Google TV? At least one entity does: Google, who just let us in on its plans for 2012. The software is hitting TVs from Samsung and LG. Read More >>