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Video
Hands-on review: Final Cut Pro X 10.3 - creativity abound
By taking the time to digest the new interface and customise it as you see fit, you might be surprised at how intuitive Final Cut Pro has become.
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Dell
Hands-on review: Dell Precision M2800 Workstation
The Dell Precision M2800 Mobile Workstation is a high-spec performance machine designed for professionals, with a price tag to match.
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ViewSonic
Hands-on review: ViewSonic VX2573-shw 25" monitor
If you’re in the market for an elegant widescreen monitor, the ViewSonic VX2573-shw is a stylish option with good looks to match a great performance
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Toshiba
Hands-on review: Toshiba Portege Z20T-B
Toshiba’s Portege Z20t-B is a hybrid tablet laptop with optional 4G LTE, a great option for those who need a decent amount of power on the go.
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3sixt action camera
Hands-on review: 3SIXT HD Sport Action Camera
"If you’re paying less than quarter of the price of even the cheapest GoPro available, you have to be willing to sacrifice some quality."
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Tablets & laptops
Hands-on review: Dell Venue 8 7000 Series
Leading the way is Dell with the Venue 8 7000, hands-down the best Android tablet I’ve ever come across.
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QNAP
Hands-on review: QNAP TS-453mini
Packed with features and designed to be as unobtrusive as possible, the TS-453mini is an excellent choice for small business, families or households.
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Smartphone
Hands-on review: Orbitsound Spaced360
With the Spaced360, British company Orbitsound is looking to deliver a unique audio experience to every corner of the room.
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Film review
New Zealand International Film Festival review - Turbo Kid
Turbo Kid pulls influence from proponents of trashy violence and synth soundtracks into a fun, gore-soaked throwback.
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New Zealand
NZIFF 2015: DEATHGASM film review
Using heavy metal to bring his new group of friends together seems to be working fine for Brodie... until the band unleash the undead onto their town.
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Wi-fi
Hands-on review: D-Link HD Wi-Fi camera review
Home security options are getting cheaper and easier-to-use all the time, and D-Link’s newest HD Wi-Fi camera packs a lot of great features in.