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Lamborghini Gallardo engine used for Arkham Batmobile in 2016 Gumball Rally

For this year's Gumball 3000 Rally, a group of motoring enthusiasts created working version of the Batmobile from Arkham Knight, powered by a Lamborghini Gallardo engine.

SpaceX enlists superhero costume designer to make their new space suits

In an effort to make their space suits look cooler, SpaceX has tapped Jose Fernandez to design a space suit. The same man behind the costumes in Dawn...

Bethesda gives Dishonored 2 an 11 November 2016 worldwide release date

Aiming to reach the same heights as its predecessor, Bethesda has given Dishonored 2 an 11 November release date, coming to PS4, Xbox One and Windows...

Hands-On: NBA League Pass

With the 2016 NBA Playoffs in full swing, having access to the wealth of stats and info from its League Pass service is any avid basketball fans go-to...
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Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare reveal trailer takes things off-planet

3 May 2016

A reveal trailer for the latest installment in the Call of Duty franchise just landed, as Infinite Warfare takes things to the skies.

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Elon Musk says Tesla Model 3 will have 'Ludicrous' Mode

3 May 2016

Just like the Model S, Tesla's new Model 3 will feature a Ludicrous Mode that could shave its 0-100 km/h time to under five seconds.

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HP unveils its new premium Chromebook 13 notebook

29 April 2016

HP has unveiled a new Chromebook ladies and gentleman, and the 13.3" notebook looks very good indeed.

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Alicia Vikander will star as Lara Croft in upcoming Tomb Raider reboot

29 April 2016

Say hello to your new big screen Lara Croft, as The Hollywood Reporter confirms that Alicia Vikander will play Lady Croft in an upcoming Tomb Raider reboot.

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Third full-length trailer for Kubo and the Two Strings looks amazing

29 April 2016

Set for cinemas in August, the third trailer for Kubo and the Two Strings has landed, looking just as good as the previous ones.

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Trailer for the R-rated Batman: The Killing Joke animated movie arrives

29 April 2016

Taking inspiration from the gritty and violent Alan Moore graphic novel of the same name, WB Animated Studios releases the first trailer for its R-rated Batman: The Killing Joke movie.

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Oliver Stone’s Snowden gets first trailer

29 April 2016

If the documentary about Snowden, Citizenfour, didn’t grab your attention, maybe Oliver Stone can do better. From the man who bought us JFK, Nixon and The Doors, comes Snowden, set for a 16 September release in the...

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Samsung reportedly making standalone VR headset, sans Galaxy device

28 April 2016

Perhaps unsurprisingly, Samsung is reported as having plans for its own standalone VR headset that will work independent from a Galaxy smartphone or phablet.

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IDC's Q1 2016 mobile tracker sees new Chinese manufacturers join top five

28 April 2016

According to IDC's research, Q1 2016 saw one of the smallest year-on-year increases for smartphone sales in some time, with Lenovo and Xiaomi taking the biggest dips.

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Nintendo details its NX console ahead of March 2017 release

28 April 2016

The rumours surrounding Nintendo's NX console have been churning for more than a year. Now the Japanese company details the offering, with a March 2017 release scheduled.

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Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay H3 ANC

28 April 2016

Like many offerings also in the BeoPlay range from Bang & Olufsen, the H3 ANC (active noise cancelling) earphones cost a pretty penny. But in the long run, it's money well spent.

movie reviews

Captain America: Civil War

26 April 2016

With two of the top Avengers coming to blows, Civil War is a great addition to the Marvel universe. The truly tough choice is picking a side to back.

smartphones

LG G5

20 April 2016

The big handset winner at MWC 2016 earlier this year, the modular LG G5 has now landed on local shores. Does it continue its proud lineage, or does it fall short of (quite high) expectations?

outdoor

Fitbit Blaze

14 April 2016

Going the semi-smartwatch route, Fitbit takes heart rate monitoring to the masses. If you can afford its R4k price tag.

smartphones

Wileyfox Swift

8 April 2016

With a sea of solid mid-range smartphones ready for the choosing, finding one that stands out from the crowd can be difficult. Luckily, the Wileyfox Swift makes the search a bit easier.

notebook and tablet pcs

Acer Aspire R 11

5 April 2016

Acer's Aspire R 11 might not be a multitasking wizard, but it serves its purpose as a notebook that covers the basics for cost savvy users.

smartphones

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

30 March 2016

In the Galaxy S7 edge, Samsung has built upon the eye catching design of its predecessor to create one of the best all round flagship smartphones money can buy at the moment.

smartphones

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 – Top Features

24 March 2016

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 has a number of things going for it, especially its competitive retail price of R3 000. Here are seven of the Redmi Note 2’s best features, but also its worst.

audio

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A6

23 March 2016

A beautifully made speaker that fills the room with superb sound, the BeoPlay A6's is designed for the audio purists that have some cash to splash.

movie reviews

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

23 March 2016

When two of DC's most iconic superheroes need to share the screen, getting the balance just right can prove a tough task. Thankfully though, director Zack Snyder has pulled it off.

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