Building a decent sub-$100 tablet is possible today, and recovering the cost of this over a couple of years – especially if it is tied to something such as Amazon Prime – is well within the realms of possibility.
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes sifts through the marketing hyperbole and casts his critical eye over the latest technological innovations to find out which products make the grade and which don't.
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes is an internationally published technology author who has devoted over a decade to helping users get the most from technology.
Here are six top-quality scanners that will help you clean up systems and keep them safe in the future. There are tools here for systems ranging from Windows XP to Windows 8.1.
If Apple is developing an iWatch that would retail for $300, what would it need to do to justify that price?
If iWatch sales followed the same trajectory as iPhone sales, Apple would sell 30 million units over the first 12 months, and at $300 each that would boost revenue by $9 billion
Seven tech accessories that, once I'd bought them, I instantly wished that I'd got them years earlier because they revolutionized productivity and the way I worked.
Microsoft has put a lot of dollars and effort into Windows Phone, even going as far as to buy Finnish handset firm Nokia in order to gain traction in the smartphone space. But despite this investment Windows Phone's usage share has grown from about one percent to around two percent over the past 12 months.
Lost some important data on your iPhone, iPad or Android device? Here are some tools that might be able to help you get it back.
Apple has baked into the latest iOS releases a lot of functionality that previously was only available to those who were intrepid enough to jailbreak, but there's still a lot of cool stuff that can only be unlocked through jailbreaking.
I'm planning a road trip for next month that will see me roaming some of the wildest parts of Scotland in search of haggis, fine malts, Nessie, and a midge repellent that works. Since this tour will take me to some wild places, I want to make sure that I'm kitted out so I can stay on the grid.
Could Xbox-branded smartphones, tablets, smartwatches, smartglasses, and home automation devices be Microsoft's "mobile-first world" strategy? Or is Microsoft planning to carve off the brand so it can better focus on enterprise?