Jonathan Bray

Recent articles by Jonathan Bray

Apple's iPhone 6 reviewed: expensive, but you won’t be disappointed

Apple's iPhone 6 reviewed: expensive, but you won’t be disappointed

It’s a brave new world for Apple’s new larger iPhone 6, with improved capabilities across the board. Click to read the review.
Mar 25 2015, 4:13PM
Nexus 9 reviewed: a fast, big screen Android tablet

Nexus 9 reviewed: a fast, big screen Android tablet

The Nexus 9 makes a play for the tablet throne, but it’s not quite the perfect device we’d hoped for. Read the review.
Mar 6 2015, 5:06PM
Samsung's Galaxy Tab S 10.5 reviewed: an excellent tablet

Samsung's Galaxy Tab S 10.5 reviewed: an excellent tablet

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 has stupendous hardware, but it narrowly lags behind the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet as our Android tablet of choice.
Dec 19 2014, 2:16PM
Adobe announces new apps, though Android users miss out

Adobe announces new apps, though Android users miss out

Working in graphics and design? Adobe's new apps and updates for its Creative Cloud desktop applications might be of interest.
Oct 10 2014, 5:44PM
The Nokia Lumia 630 reviewed: a $200 Windows 8.1 phone

The Nokia Lumia 630 reviewed: a $200 Windows 8.1 phone

The Nokia Lumia 630 is a perfectly passable budget handset, but a poor display robs it of greatness. Read the review.
Sep 26 2014, 4:35PM
Adobe unveils 2014 Creative Cloud updates

Adobe unveils 2014 Creative Cloud updates

Adobe has announced a major update to Creative Cloud, updating all 14 of its applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
Jun 19 2014, 6:26PM
Linksys EA6900: an excellent 802.11ac router

Linksys EA6900: an excellent 802.11ac router

A quick, flexible and supremely easy-to-use router, and the price is very reasonable.
Jun 5 2014, 5:43PM
Apple's Mac Pro (2014) reviewed: hugely impressive hardware

Apple's Mac Pro (2014) reviewed: hugely impressive hardware

Compact and quiet despite a huge helping of horsepower, the Mac Pro’s revolutionary design is set to turn the workstation market on its head. Read the review.
May 20 2014, 2:02PM
Nokia's Lumia 1520 reviewed: big and beautiful but pricey

Nokia's Lumia 1520 reviewed: big and beautiful but pricey

A big, beautiful smartphone with a superb display, camera and good battery life too – but Nokia's Lumia 1520 is pricey.
Mar 14 2014, 8:26PM
The Nexus 5 reviewed: a superb smartphone

The Nexus 5 reviewed: a superb smartphone

Thanks to its all-round top performance and a price that undercuts its closest rivals, the Nexus 5 is our new favourite smartphone
Feb 18 2014, 1:17PM
Nokia Lumia 1020 reviewed: expensive, but the most desirable Windows Phone 8 handset yet

Nokia Lumia 1020 reviewed: expensive, but the most desirable Windows Phone 8 handset yet

A superb camera and a competent smartphone make the Nokia Lumia 1020 the best Windows Phone 8 handset yet. Read the review.
Jan 8 2014, 11:20AM
Apple iPhone 5s vs 5c: which model should you buy?

Apple iPhone 5s vs 5c: which model should you buy?

The new iPhones may look similar, but for Apple devotees looking to upgrade, the choice is simple - buy the 5s, not the 5c
Jan 8 2014, 11:20AM
Kensington Keylite Keyboard Folio: avoid this iPad keyboard like the plague

Kensington Keylite Keyboard Folio: avoid this iPad keyboard like the plague

If you’re looking for a decent keyboard case for your iPad, do yourself a favour: avoid this one like the plague. Read why.
May 20 2013, 2:08PM
Handy gadgets: An iPhone case that charges the battery

Handy gadgets: An iPhone case that charges the battery

Product Brief: The Mophie Juice Pack Helium may be pricey, but three days of battery life isn’t to be sniffed at
May 17 2013, 5:00AM
BlackBerry Z10 reviewed: aims to provide something different, largely succeeds

BlackBerry Z10 reviewed: aims to provide something different, largely succeeds

The Blackberry Z10 is a top-quality smartphone that offers something genuinely different. Read the review.
May 7 2013, 11:12AM
iPhone 5 reviewed: the pros and cons

iPhone 5 reviewed: the pros and cons

Apple has given the iPhone 5 a taller screen and a sumptuous redesign, though it's no longer the only phone to consider. Read the review.
Dec 4 2012, 10:05AM
OneNote 2013: Still excellent for note-taking?

OneNote 2013: Still excellent for note-taking?

Need a good list-taking program? We look at whether Microsoft's new OneNote 2013 is worth getting.
Oct 22 2012, 4:08PM
PowerPoint 2013: Less death by PowerPoint?

PowerPoint 2013: Less death by PowerPoint?

Run your slideshow on a touchscreen tablet using Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 and it has the potential to transform your performance. Read the review.
Oct 16 2012, 4:42PM
Excel 2013: What's good, what's irritating

Excel 2013: What's good, what's irritating

If you rely on spreadsheets will Excel 2013 make your life any easier? Read about the new Chart, Quick Analysis and PivotTable capabilities and more.
Oct 15 2012, 4:45PM
Word 2013: Editing PDFs, Read Mode, touch control explained

Word 2013: Editing PDFs, Read Mode, touch control explained

Want to know more about Microsoft Word 2013? Read about the new Read Mode, how easy (or hard) it is to control with a touchscreen, PDF editing and more.
Oct 11 2012, 4:12PM

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