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A high-end TV that might actually fit in your space (and budget)

A high-end TV that might actually fit in your space (and budget)

It’s extremely rare to find a TV under 50 inches that has all the tech and features of the biggest and best models.

  • by Tim Biggs

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Apple TV update puts sound around and above you, using only AirPods

Apple TV update puts sound around and above you, using only AirPods

Apple’s Spatial Audio is enabled in the latest beta software for Apple TV, and it’s one of the most convincing virtual surround technologies yet.

  • by Krishan Sharma
How to really hear the crowd roar at home

How to really hear the crowd roar at home

With the Olympics and various sports finals almost upon us, it’s time to make sure your sound system is up to the challenge.

  • by Alice Clarke
Get ready to sweat as cult fitness platform Peloton arrives in Australia

Get ready to sweat as cult fitness platform Peloton arrives in Australia

If the livestreamed exercise sessions don’t get your heart rate up, the high price of the bike and programmes probably will.

  • by Alice Clarke
The best way to watch the Tokyo Olympics from home

The best way to watch the Tokyo Olympics from home

Now that it looks like the games really are set to go ahead, it’s time to make sure your TV’s up to the task.

  • by Alice Clarke
Eager gamers can’t be consoled as chip shortage set to ruin Christmas

Eager gamers can’t be consoled as chip shortage set to ruin Christmas

It’s going to be tough to find a PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X for the second Christmas in a row.

  • by Tim Biggs
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Reception issues make tuning in for Tour de France an uphill climb

Reception issues make tuning in for Tour de France an uphill climb

As the Tour de France returns to the Alps, it’s time to resume my annual uphill battle for decent television reception.

  • by Adam Turner
Thought your house was clean? Dyson’s here to tell you otherwise.

Thought your house was clean? Dyson’s here to tell you otherwise.

Company’s latest devices include a vacuum cleaner that shines a light on your grubbiest spaces, and a fan that can tell how much formaldehyde is in the air.

  • by Alice Clarke
Cross-platform search the new front in streaming gadget war

Cross-platform search the new front in streaming gadget war

Apple and others have realised it benefits them to offer you access to all of the content you pay for in one convenient place.

  • by Adam Turner
Why Taiwan’s drought means you can’t have a new smart TV

Why Taiwan’s drought means you can’t have a new smart TV

A crippling drought is hitting the world’s electronics supply, just as COVID-19 lockdowns send the demand for gadgets to record heights.

  • by Eryk Bagshaw
Rhyming rodents on the gallivant
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Column 8

Rhyming rodents on the gallivant

Of Zacabags and latter-day omissions.