The Apple event unpacked and a superhero smackdown

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CNET March 24, 2016

CNET Week in Tech, UK edition
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Apple dropped off an early Easter basket this week as it launched the 4-inch iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro. Here you’ll find all of our reactions to Monday night’s event, analysis and hands-on first takes of all the new goodies. READ MORE »
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Global copy chief / London

The week’s top stories /

Where are the wearables? Apple Watch no-show caps off slow start for smartwatches

Apple joins the ranks of companies failing to introduce a new watch this year.

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Cruising the Continent in a Tesla: How we drove 1,000 miles on electricity

We took a Tesla on a mighty road trip across Europe to see how easy it is to drive a long distance powered by electricity alone.

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What’s the ‘SE’ in iPhone SE? Our top guesses

Apple failed to explain what the initials behind its new 4-inch phone stand for, and that’s our cue to “Speculate Eloquently.”

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LG G5: Five things you should know (hands-on)

Turns out the LG G5’s dual rear-cameras are way cool, but its modular features are underwhelming.

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Xiaomi Mi 5 review: This fantastic phone gives Samsung S7’s a run for its money

Xiaomi’s impressive Mi 5 is as powerful as its top-end Android rivals, at half the price. Pity it’s only officially available in China and India.

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Video of the week /

iPhone SE and new iPad Pro: CNET Editors react

As Apple’s presentation winds down, Luke Westaway and Andy Hoyle offer quick-fire first impressions of the new iPhone and iPad.

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Latest from Crave /

‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ isn’t the superhero movie your kids deserve

Want to teach your offspring that the world is a horrifying place? Let director Zack Snyder take care of that for you.

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My favorite roller coaster now blasts off as a VR ride!

Commentary: CNET’s Katie Collins tests a theme park ride in its new guise as the world’s first coaster with built-in VR.

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RRS Boaty McBoatface could be the UK’s next polar research vessel

This is what happens when you let the British public name your brand new state-of-the-art boat.

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Superhero smackdown! Who should win these epic match-ups?

As Superman comes to blows with Batman, we have to ask how other super-brawls would shake out. CNET readers, assemble!

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Now you can explore an interactive 3D model of Richard III’s grave

Using 3D platform Sketchfab, researchers reconstruct an interactive model of the English king’s burial site.

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