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Blinkbox movies review
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Blinkbox movies review

By 15 August 2014

Many are choosing to look for streaming solutions for TV and movies rather than buying physical solutions to watch their favourites. The big names are familiar, with Netflix offering a subscription-only model where you can watch as much as you like, but... >>

Android Wear review
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Android Wear review

By 17 July 2014

Android Wear is a new platform for smartwatches designed to put the power of Google's Android onto your wrist. It keeps you always connected by delivering tailored alerts from your smartphone, but also acts as a point of input for interaction with your... >>

Hands-on: Slingshot app by Facebook (for iPhone) review
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Hands-on: Slingshot app by Facebook (for iPhone) review

By 18 June 2014

Facebook has introduced a new app called Slingshot for Android and iOS. The app is limited to the US at the moment, but it combines quick messaging with the ability to create fun photos and videos. You've probably heard this already, but we should repeat... >>

Hands-on: Skype for iPhone 5.0 review
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Hands-on: Skype for iPhone 5.0 review

By 12 June 2014

Skype has overhauled its iPhone app, Skype for iPhone 5.0, with a new design, new features, and the promise of being considerably faster for those using it. Pocket-lint was given access ahead of the official rollout to use it in a real environment and... >>

BBC Sport World Cup edition for Android and iOS pictures and hands-on
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BBC Sport World Cup edition for Android and iOS pictures and hands-on

By 7 May 2014

The BBC has unveiled its digital content strategy for the World Cup in Brazil this summer and Pocket-lint had a chance to take a look at how the BBC Sport app for Android, iPhone and iPad will deliver what the BBC is calling its most extensive coverage... >>

Monument Valley review (iPad/iPhone)
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Monument Valley review (iPad/iPhone)

By 8 April 2014

It's rare that you see a game for £2.49 in the App store. It's a also rare that you see a game in the Apple App store that isn't about continuous play or sucking your bank account dry with in-app purchases, ways to complete the level with little effort,... >>

Bubbli iOS app lets you create and share a spherical photo bubble with sound
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Bubbli iOS app lets you create and share a spherical photo bubble with sound

By 1 April 2014

Bubbli is a photo app with panoramic-like shooting features. It has debuted at time when the market is already brimming with stiff competition from the likes of Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Apple. But Pocket-lint has decided to give Bubbli a whirl... >>

Hands-on: Microsoft Office for iPad apps review‏
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Hands-on: Microsoft Office for iPad apps review‏

By 27 March 2014

Microsoft unveiled Office for iPad at a San Francisco-based event on 27 March, with Satya Nadella, the company's new chief executive, leading the helm. The mobile software's long-awaited debut follows years of leaks, and even some adamant denials from... >>

Hands-on: Addison Lee app review
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Hands-on: Addison Lee app review

By 18 March 2014

Addison Lee, not satisfied with being London's biggest alternative to the black cab, has created a new app to make it the most convenient too. This is the taxi company's second version of the app, re-designed from scratch. As such it's ironed out all... >>

Hands-on: Ozobot's multi-surface small robot and apps for iOS review
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Hands-on: Ozobot's multi-surface small robot and apps for iOS review

By 18 February 2014

Ozobot is at the 2014 NYC Toy Fair, where Pocket-lint got a chance to meet the company's CEO and see a demonstration of its cute robot. Ozobot, as you might have guessed, is a small robot with optical and colour-reading sensors. It recognises and follow... >>