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It looks like the wearable tech revolution is finally under way. After years of undelivered promise it seems that suddenly everyone has a smart watch either in production or in the pipeline. After an initial batch of uninspiring rectangular slabs with straps on them we're finally starting to see a little thought go into the styling, and while I'd convinced myself that this was because we were finally seeing round watches replace rectangular ones, my first sight of the Asus Zenwatch reminded me that rectangular can be sexy too.

Motorola certainly warmed the bed with their undoubtedly classy Moto 360 but it seems LG have now climbed into that bed and stole the duvet. The G Watch R trumps the Moto360 in almost every area yet despite this some people still prefer the 360 and that should prove to anybody planning to release a smart watch just how important styling is.

Of course we're never going to see a smartwatch design that everybody loves much as you never find a dumb watch design that everyone loves, but if it's just plain ugly you won't even get a died-in-the-wool geek to open his or her wallet no matter what it can do.

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Sunday's News
Wayne Brooker at Monday 6th July filed under Competitions
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X on triple 4K displays (11,520x2160) @ TweakTown
The top four things North Korea has achieved in the past 18 months @ TweakTown
EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti Superclocked @ Bjorn3d
VisionTek 240GB Go Drive Review, Tough On The Go @ Bjorn3d
OCZ Vector 180 (480GB) @ Bjorn3d
Crucial BX100 256GB @ Bjorn3d
SilverStone Fortress FT05 @ Bjorn3d
XFX R9 290 Double Dissipation @ Bjorn3d
XFX R9 380 4G DD, XFX Rocks the DD Coolers Again! @ Bjorn3d
ASRock Beebox (N3000) Fanless Small Form Factor PC Review @ TweakTown
MSI GeForce GTX 980 Ti Gaming 6 GB @ techPowerUp
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X Video Cards in CrossFire @ TweakTown
XFX R9 390X Double Dissipation Review @ Vortez
Samsung SM951 256GB NVMe PCIe SSD @ Custom PC Review
Ozone Strike Pro Backlit Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review @ OCC
Samsung EVO+ and PRO+ Micro SD Cards @ PureOverclock
Akitio Thunder2 Quad Mini External Storage Enclosure Review @ TweakTown
XFX Radeon R9 Fury X Review @ HardwareSlave
Kingston HyperX Savage SSD 240GB Review @ Neoseeker
Netgear ReadyNAS 202 @ techPowerUp
Intel Core i7-5775C 3.3GHz Broadwell LGA-1150 CPU Performance Overview @ TweakTown
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti SLI in 4K Surround, or 6480x3840 @ TweakTown
Zotac NVIDIA GTX 980 Ti 6GB Graphics Card Review @ HardwareSlave
D-Link DCS-935L HD Wi-Fi Camera Review @ TweakTown
Logitech G303 Daedalus Apex Gaming Mouse Review @ Legit Reviews
Thermaltake Commander FT Touchscreen Fan Controller Review @ TweakTown
Razer Naga EPIC Chroma Review @ Vortez
PowerColor Radeon R9 390 PCS+ 8 GB @ techPowerUp
LG G4 vs. Samsung Galaxy S6 edge - The Battle of Android @ TweakTown
be quiet! Shadow Rock LP Cooler Review @ Neoseeker
ASUS Strix 7.1 Review @ HardwareHeaven
eDRAM Overclocking on the Intel Core i7-5775C Broadwell CPU @ Legit Reviews
Razer Firefly Review @ Vortez
Tt eSPORTS Isurus Pro In-Ear Gaming Headset Review @ TweakTown
Be Quiet Silent Base 800 Case Review @ Hardware Asylum
MSI R9 380 Gaming 4G @ PureOverclock
Corsair Carbide 100R Silent Edition Chassis Review @ Legit Reviews
ICYDOCK ExpressCage Two and Four Bay Drive Cages Review @ TweakTown

Saturday's News
Wayne Brooker at Saturday 27th June filed under Competitions
Batman Arkham Knight Gaming Performance Benchmarked @ Legit Reviews
Samsung PRO+ 64GB MicroSDXC Memory Card Review @ TweakTown
Corsair Hydro Series H80i GT @ techPowerUp
Enermax Triathlor Eco 650W 80 PLUS Bronze Power Supply Review @ TweakTown
PowerColor PCS+ AXR9 390X 8GB Video Card Review @ Legit Reviews
Scythe Ashura Review @ OCC
Tenvis IPROBOT 3 Wireless Network Camera Review @ TweakTown
D-Link DIR-890L/R AC3200 Ultra Performance Wi-Fi Router Review @ TweakTown
Giveaway: Win 1 of 2 Corsair Water Coolers @ Legit Reviews
Samsung EVO+ 64GB MicroSDXC Memory Card Review @ TweakTown
Patriot Ignite M.2 SSD Review (480GB) - Single and RAID 0 Tested @ The SSD Review
Cougar 600K Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review @ TweakTown
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) Video Card Review @ TweakTown
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X Video Card Review @ Legit Reviews
AMD Fury X Review @ HardwareHeaven
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X 4 GB @ techPowerUp
Netgear Powerline 1200 Network Adapter Review @ TweakTown
EVGA GTX 970 SSC Review @ HardwareHeaven
Matias Tactile Pro 4 Keyboard Review @ Madshrimps
How to make a motherboard (GIGABYTE Nanping Factory Tour) @ TweakTown
Razer Mamba Tournament Edition Review @ Vortez
MSI R9 390X GAMING 8G Review @ Vortez
E3 2015 Booth Babes, Dudes and Cosplay Photos @ Legit Reviews
Seasonic Platinum SS-1200XP3 1200W PSU Unboxing & Overview @ TechnologyX
PowerColor PCS+ R9 390 8GB Review @ OCC
Linksys AC1200 Amplify RE6700 Wi-Fi Range Extender Review @ TweakTown

Press Releases 

New Server Celebration in MMORPG Magerealm
Uncharted Waters Online Announces New Expansion, Gran Atlas Chapter 2: Astronomy
GTAracde Launches First Mobile Game League of Angels - Fire Raiders Today
MMO51 Launches Sixth Server for MMO Call of Roma
EVGA SuperNOVA 850, 750 and 650 P2 Power Supplies – Platinum Performance
MSI Unleashes the AMD Fury X Graphics Card
BITKOM and German Government Recommend PCMark 8 Benchmark

Monday's News
Wayne Brooker at Monday 22nd June filed under Competitions
EVGA GTX 980 Ti SC+ 6 GB @ techPowerUp
Intel Core i7-5775C Broadwell Processor Review @ Legit Reviews
Corsair RM750i 750W 80 PLUS Gold Power Supply Review @ TweakTown
AMD A8 7650K APU Review – The Little APU That Could! @ TechnologyX
Corsair RMi Series 1000 W @ techPowerUp
Lexar JumpDrive M20 Mobile USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ HardwareSlave
Lexar JumpDrive P20 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ TweakTown
Enermax Ultrabox EB311SC Storage Docking Station Review @ TweakTown
XFX Radeon R9 390X 8Gb Dual Dissipation Black Edition Graphics Card Review @ HardwareSlave
be quiet! Dark Rock TF CPU Cooler Review @ Legit Reviews
Comtrend PowerGrid 9172 Powerline 1200 Adapter Review @ TweakTown
Fractal Design Define S Window Mid-Tower Chassis Review @ TweakTown
MSI R7 370 GAMING 2G Review @ Neoseeker
AMD Radeon R9 390X in CrossFire at 4K @ TweakTown
SAPPHIRE Tri-X Radeon R9 390X 8GB Video Card Review @ TweakTown
Sapphire Nitro R9 390 & Nitro R9 380 Video Card Reviews @ Legit Reviews
MSI R9 390X Gaming 8 GB @ techPowerUp
Noctua NH-L9x65 CPU Cooler Review @ Benchmark Reviews
Radeon R9 380 Review @ HardwareHeaven
Nox Xtreme Coolbay CX @ techPowerUp
MSI R9 380 Gaming 2G Review @ OCC
MSI R9-390 Gaming 8G – AMD 300 series with a custom kick from MSI @ Bjorn3d
MSI Radeon R9 390X Gaming 8G Video Card Review @ TweakTown
Acer Predator XB270HU 27-inch 144Hz IPS G-Sync Gaming Monitor Review @ TweakTown
AMD Fiji Arrives – Radeon R9 Fury X Details @ Legit Reviews
EVGA GTX 980Ti SC ACX 2.0 + Review, Titan X has a Son @ Bjorn3d
Enermax Revolution X't 630W 80 PLUS Gold Power Supply Review @ TweakTown
HyperX Savage SSD 240GB Review @ Vortez

Press Releases 

Eurocom ships fully unlocked gaming powerhouse laptops
Metro Conflict - It Only Gets Beta From Here...
MSI launches Premium GAMING SLI Bridge
Eurocom launches 13.3” M4 Ultraportable with Linux Ubuntu for students and pros

Wednesday's News
Wayne Brooker at Wednesday 17th June filed under Competitions
Ozone Rage ST Gaming Headset Review @ Benchmark Reviews
Logitech MX Anywhere 2 Wireless Mouse Review @ Legit Reviews
ADATA HD710A USB 3.0 Rugged Portable HDD For Mac Review @ Legit Reviews
Lexar JumpDrive M20 Mobile USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ Madshrimps
ASUS Zenbook UX305FA Laptop Review @ Legit Reviews
QNAP TVS-863+ vNAS Server Review @ Benchmark Reviews
Synology BeyondCloud Mirror 6TB Consumer NAS Review @ TweakTown
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv mITX Chassis @ PureOverclock
BRAVEN 805 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Review @ TweakTown
CHERRY MX Board 6.0 Review @ Vortez
Sapphire Radeon R9 290X Vapor-X Tri-X Review @ Hardware Slave
ASRock VisionX 471D (Intel Haswell) Mini PC Review @ TweakTown
Radeon R9 380 Preview and Win a 290X @ HardwareHeaven
Crucial MX200 500GB 3-Drive SSD RAID Report @ TweakTown
Logitech MX Anywhere 2 Wireless Mouse Review @ Legit Reviews
ROCCAT Ryos TKL Pro Review @ Vortez
Kingston HyperX Predator SHPM2280P2H/480G 480GB PCIe M.2 SSD @ Bigbruin
Gigabyte GTX 980 Ti G1 Gaming 6 GB @ techPowerUp
ZOTAC ZBOX P1320 Mini-PC Review @ Vortez
ASRock X99 Extreme6/3.1 (Intel X99) Motherboard Review @ TweakTown
How much VRAM do you need at 1080p, 1440p and 4K with AA enabled? @ TweakTown
ADATA HD710A USB 3.0 Rugged Portable HDD For Mac Review @ Legit Reviews
Lexar JumpDrive M20 Mobile USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ Madshrimps
Razer Seiren Elite USB Digital Microphone Review @ Madshrimps
Fitbit Surge GPS Fitness Super Watch Review @ TweakTown
ASUS Zenbook UX305FA Laptop Review @ Legit Reviews
GIGABYTE X99-UD3P (Intel X99) Motherboard Review @ TweakTown
Raidmax Narwhal Case Review @ Neoseeker
Thermalright Macho Rev.B @ techPowerUp
TRENDnet TEW-818DRU AC1900 Review @ Vortez
KLevv Cras 3000MHz DDR4 16GB Quad-Channel Memory Kit Review @ TweakTown
NVIDIA Shield Android TV Review @ Neoseeker

Wednesday's News
Wayne Brooker at Wednesday 10th June filed under Competitions
Addonics M.2 PCIe SSD Adapter X110 Review @ Legit Reviews
Samsung SM951 NVMe M.2 PCIe 256GB SSD Review @ TweakTown
Razer Kraken 7.1 Chroma Review @ Vortez
ADATA Premier SP600 128GB SSD Review @ Madshrimps
ADATA Elite S102 Pro 64GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ TweakTown
HyperX Savage 240GB SSD Review @ Legit Reviews
Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet Review @ TweakTown
ASUS STRIX 7.1 Review @ Vortez
ARCTIC Power Bank 4000 Portable Smartphone Battery Review @ TweakTown
Synology DS1515+ & DX513 Expansion Unit @ techPowerUp
Deepcool Assassin II CPU Cooler Review @ Neoseeker
Tt eSPORTS Theron Smart Mouse Review @ TweakTown
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 6GB Video Card Review @ Legit Reviews
Razer DeathAdder Chroma Review @ Vortez
The Mighty Gaming Movement: Part 1 - Peripherals @ TweakTown
Lenovo ThinkPad W550s Ultrabook Mobile Workstation Review @ TweakTown
Spigen Slim Armor Case for the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Review @ TweakTown
LINKSYS WRT1200AC Review @ HardwareHeaven
Computex 2015 CatFi – The Intelligent Cat Bistro @ Hardware Asylum
ADATA Premier SP610 SSD Review @ Benchmark Reviews
NZXT Noctis 450 Review @ Vortez
Supermicro X10SDV-TLN4F (Intel Xeon D) Server Motherboard Review @ TweakTown
Thermaltake Accused Of Stealing Designs @ Legit Reviews
SISWOO C50 Longbow Smartphone Review @ Madshrimps
NVIDIA Shield Android TV Review @ Neoseeker

Press Releases 

Futuremark Begins Development of VR Benchmark, Invites Industry Participation
Lucidbrake Bike Brake Light Company To Donate 20% Of Summer Sales To Charities
IDT Collaborates with ZMDI on Energy-Efficient Digital Power Technology
ID TECH's ViVOpay Contactless Readers Ready to Support Android Pay

Wednesday's News
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Sunday's News
Wayne Brooker at Sunday 31st May filed under Competitions
Tuesday's News
Wayne Brooker at Tuesday 26th May filed under Competitions
Thursday's News
Wayne Brooker at Thursday 21st May filed under Competitions
Monday's News
Wayne Brooker at Monday 18th May filed under Competitions
Kingston HyperX Savage 240 GB @ techPowerUp
HP Stream 7 Review @ PCReview
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4-2400 16GB Quad-Channel Memory Kit Review @ TweakTown
Zalman Z11 Neo Mid Tower Case Review @ Legit Reviews
Intel 750 Series PCIe SSD Review @ Vortez
Efergy Engage Hub Solo Online Power Monitor Review @ TweakTown
Catalyst Waterproof iPhone 6 Case Review @ TweakTown
Toshiba MQ02ABF075 2.5'' Mobile Thin HDD Review @ Madshrimps
TP-Link Archer C9 Review @ HardwareHeaven
Efergy Elite Classic Whole Home Power Monitor Review @ TweakTown
Intel NUC Kit NUC5i7RYH Review @ Legit Reviews
ZOTAC GeForce GTX 970 AMP! Extreme Core Edition Video Card Review @ TweakTown
ASRock X99E-ITX/ac (Intel SKT 2011-3) @ techPowerUp
MSI X99A Gaming 7 Motherboard Review @ Hardware Asylum
NewerTech Nuguard KX Kinetic Absorbing Galaxy S4 Case Review @ TweakTown
LEXAR JumpDrive M10 & M20 Review @ Vortez
SanDisk CloudSpeed Eco SSD Review (960GB) @ The SSD Review
Tesoro Kuven Pro Review (5.1 Headset) @ HardwareHeaven
MSI Z97 Gaming 9 ACK (Intel Z97) Motherboard Review @ TweakTown
XFX R9 280 Double Dissipation Review @ TechnologyX
NewerTech Nuguard KXs Impact Galaxy S4 Screen Protector Review @ TweakTown
GIGABYTE X99-Gaming 5P (Intel X99) Motherboard Review @ TweakTown
ROCCAT TYON Review @ Vortez
TP-LINK Archer C9 Wireless Dual Band Router Review @ Madshrimps
Shuttle Fanless Slim-PC DS57U @ techPowerUp
Gigabyte GA-Z97N GAMING-5 Motherboard Review @ HardwareSlave
ROCCAT Kave XTD 5.1 Analog Headset Review @ TweakTown
Creative Sound Blaster ZxR Review @ HardwareHeaven
Samsung SM951 M.2 PCIe SSD Review (512GB) @ The SSD Review
MSI Z97I Gaming AC Mini-ITX Motherboard Review @ Legit Reviews
Seagate Wireless 500GB Portable Storage Device Review @ TweakTown
In Win 707 Tower Case Review @ Hardware Asylum
Synology DiskStation DS415+ NAS Review @ Madshrimps
Etekcity RoverBeats T3 Wireless Mobile Speaker Review @ TweakTown
CyberPowerPC Syber Vapor I Review @ Neoseeker

Press Releases 

NGames Announces the Classes for Abyss Dark Arisen
LeKoolgames Announces Launch of Server 2 for Ninja Classic