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Pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam with 89 per cent off this course bundle

Pass the AWS Certified Solutions Architect Associate exam with 89 per cent off this course bundle

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If you're in IT, then you may already know what a huge boost getting your Amazon Web Service Certification can be to your career. What you didn't know is that it's easier than you thought to get certified. Head over to Pocket-lint Deals, where we've put... >>

Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? Apple Music vs Spotify vs Tidal and more

Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? Apple Music vs Spotify vs Tidal and more

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As long as there have been digital music files there has been digital music piracy, with services like Napster becoming massive around a decade ago simply because the music industry couldn't keep up with the illegal distribution of its content. However,... >>

Like Apple Music, Tidal encourages families to share a discounted account

Like Apple Music, Tidal encourages families to share a discounted account

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Jay-Z's music streaming company Tidal is responding to the launch of Apple Music and its rapid rise in popularity by also offering a family account for members, which gives discounts for additional subscribers in a family unit. However, unlike Apple Music,... >>

999 emergency calls should be possible through texts and apps, says report

999 emergency calls should be possible through texts and apps, says report

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The UK's emergency services system should be radically overhauled, claims a report by the Institute of Engineering and Technology. As well as being able to call for police, ambulance or fire brigade assistance by calling "999", the service needs to adapt... >>

Best fitness trackers: The best activity bands to buy today

Best fitness trackers: The best activity bands to buy today

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The wearables market has really taken off over the past couple of years leaving behind a plethora of devices from smartwatches and heart rate measuring headphones to sports watches and activity trackers. There is such a breadth of choice out there, it's... >>

Want to see how the incredible Game of Thrones Hardhome zombie battle was filmed?

Want to see how the incredible Game of Thrones Hardhome zombie battle was filmed?

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Before we write another word, stop reading here if you haven't seen Game of Thrones season 5 yet and, specifically, episode 8 "Hardhome". There be spoilers ahead, aaarrrggh! If you've made it this far, on your own head be it... Hardhome is by far and... >>

Star Wars Battlefront isn’t the only licensed game coming out soon, this is Star Wars Uprising

Star Wars Battlefront isn’t the only licensed game coming out soon, this is Star Wars Uprising

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Star Wars Uprising is an iOS and Android game that was announced last month and is currently accepting pre-registration by those hoping to get involved as soon as it is available. However, while we could give you some of the details of the online role-playing... >>

Xbox One Plex update makes it the best media player around, these are the changes

Xbox One Plex update makes it the best media player around, these are the changes

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The Plex app for Xbox One was always one of our favourite platforms to stream our home media content through, and a swathe of changes that were pushed as an update yesterday have made it even better. Most notably, the company has added music library functionality... >>

Showtime launches its HBO Now-like streaming service: Here's what you need to know

Showtime launches its HBO Now-like streaming service: Here's what you need to know

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You can now watch Showtime in the US without a cable subscription. The premium cable network has launched a standalone online streaming service aimed at cord cutters. The service is a lot like HBO Now, a similar cord-cutter streaming service from HBO... >>

Netflix's first wave of original films: What are they and when can you watch?

Netflix's first wave of original films: What are they and when can you watch?

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Netflix is growing up. It's moving on from original series (like House of Cards and Orange is the New Black) to original films, and those films are coming very soon. Netflix has in fact just announced when the first wave will roll out to its streaming... >>

Sony's 1TB PS4 to arrive in the UK this month, bundled with PlayStation TV

Sony's 1TB PS4 to arrive in the UK this month, bundled with PlayStation TV

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You'll be able to get your hands on Sony's "1TB Ultimate Player Editon" of the PlayStation 4 in less than two weeks. Sony has confirmed the new console, which primarily features a hefty storage upgrade, will launch in the UK on 15 July for £349.99. Sony... >>

This is a real-life Star Trek Communicator that actually works as a Bluetooth handset

This is a real-life Star Trek Communicator that actually works as a Bluetooth handset

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A company has taken Star Trek's iconic Communicator (the "last remaining Communicator prop in the universe", in fact), 3D-scanned every curve, line, and texture of the original housing, and recreated the device from die-cast metal. But that's not the... >>

Withings Activité and Activité Pop now offer automatic swim tracking

Withings Activité and Activité Pop now offer automatic swim tracking

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Withings has announced that swim tracking is now available on the Activité and the Activité Pop. Just in time for the summer to start here in the UK, the stylish activity trackers from Withings are, according to the company, the first devices to automatically... >>

Drive smarter with the ExoMount Touch universal car mount

Drive smarter with the ExoMount Touch universal car mount

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Going hands-free when you want to use your phone while you’re driving is a must - and it’s never been easier than with the ExoMount Touch universal car mount. Pick it up now at Pocket-lint Deals for $19.99 (£13), a savings of 33 per cent. The ExoMount... >>

iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus release date, rumours, and everything you need to know

iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus release date, rumours, and everything you need to know

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The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have both been around long enough now to consider them part of the furniture. And it's not too long before Apple traditionally launches its new range of handsets, so that means it's time to look toward the near future and speculate... >>

BBC micro:bit promised for 1 million 11-12 year olds in the UK

BBC micro:bit promised for 1 million 11-12 year olds in the UK

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The BBC has spearheaded a new initiative to bring a pocket sized computer to all 11 and 12-year-olds (Year 7) in the UK. Called the micro:bit, the new computer, which many will see as an alternative to the Raspberry Pi computer, will offer kids the chance... >>

HTC Aero: Everything we know about HTC's next hero phone

HTC Aero: Everything we know about HTC's next hero phone

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HTC's last two flagships released with nearly indentical designs, but now, for the first time in a couple of years, it's getting ready to break away from tradition and launch a new smartphone line. Or at least that's what all the latest reports, rumours,... >>

The Rook is EE's £49 4G handset

The Rook is EE's £49 4G handset

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EE has announced a new addition to its bird-named handsets with the launch of the Rook. The Rook joins the line-up that includes the Harrier and Harrier Mini, but this model is available for just £49 for new customers, or £39 for existing customers.... >>

Microsoft's new Tossup app for iOS and Android makes it easier to meet with friends

Microsoft's new Tossup app for iOS and Android makes it easier to meet with friends

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Have you ever tried texting a group of friends, hoping to make plans for the weekend, and then, of course, nothing pans out for whatever reason, and you're stuck at home alone with your two cats and Netflix? No? Just us? Well, the Microsoft Garage team... >>

Microsoft just killed Xbox Music but will still let you get your groove on

Microsoft just killed Xbox Music but will still let you get your groove on

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Say goodbye to Xbox Music and hello to Groove. Microsoft has announced the Xbox Music brand is no more. But the service is still alive and well. The company explained in a blog post that it has rebranded the service to Groove, because "Groove describes... >>

Amazon's Cloud Drive app is finally here, but you can't do much with it

Amazon's Cloud Drive app is finally here, but you can't do much with it

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Amazon has long offered a cloud-storage service, but now, for the first time, it's getting a bit more fully featured and useful for people who primarily work from their phone or tablet. Amazon's cloud-computing division - called Amazon Web Services -... >>

Which Android Wear smartwatch is best for you? Asus vs LG vs Motorola vs Samsung vs Sony

Which Android Wear smartwatch is best for you? Asus vs LG vs Motorola vs Samsung vs Sony

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Smartwatches are growing in popularity and they have come along way since the original models launched. The smartphone platform you have will dictate the smartwatch models available to you but as you are reading this feature - chances are you have an... >>

Panasonic Smart Home system wants to keep your house and shed safe

Panasonic Smart Home system wants to keep your house and shed safe

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Panasonic has announced that its Smart Home system is coming to the UK, looking to provide another solution for security, monitoring and smart control.  Panasonic's system offers a range of components that all link to a central hub using DECT ULE. ... >>

GoPro goes small with the Hero4 Session

GoPro goes small with the Hero4 Session

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GoPro has announced its smallest camera yet, the GoPro Hero4 Session.  The new camera takes on a smaller cube format and doesn't need a separate waterproof case. It's designed to expand the versatility of the GoPro family, with GoPro saying it's 50 per... >>

Apple Pay UK expected to go live on 14 July

Apple Pay UK expected to go live on 14 July

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Apple Pay is coming to the UK in July, but so far Apple has remained tight-lipped on exactly when you'll be able to pay using your iPhone, rather than your debit or credit card. It looks like Waitrose has now spilled the flageolet beans thanks to a leaked... >>