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  • Monitor Audio Airstream WS100: easy wireless music

    The Monitor Audio Airstream WS100 is a 2.0 wireless speaker system for PC and Mac. In fact, it's one of the best looking and easy to use wireless music set ups you're ever likely to encounter. For £250 it's not exactly cheap, but the unbelievable ease with which this system can be set up and used is something to behold. A system like Sonos can baffle with its multitude of connections, devices, services and configurations. But the ws100 keeps things very simple indeed. In the box you get the two deliciously premium satellite speakers, a USB dongle and an infrared remote....

  • Asus VivoBook S200 review: a fantastic 11.6-inch laptop

    For a long time it was hard to get excited about laptops. They all had the same features, they all ran the same software and they all looked exactly the same as the ones we all had five years previously. But the arrival of Windows 8 has changed all that, and no device showcases this fact better than the Asus VivoBook S200. It's a fantastic little 11.6-inch touchscreen laptop that offers pretty much everything you could want from a portable device, and what's more, it costs a thoroughly reasonable £449.99. Top laptops: 20 best laptops in the world The brain of this laptop comes in...