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April Fools' Day 2016: The best stories from around the web

April Fools' Day 2016: The best stories from around the web

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Today is the day to be cautious when sharing exciting new stories from your social media feeds, if you don't want to be labelled the fool this April. April Fools' Day has well and truly taken the internet by storm with big companies like Samsung, Sony,... >>

Tesla Model 3 is the super electric car you can afford to drive

Tesla Model 3 is the super electric car you can afford to drive

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In a movie set in the a post apocalyptic future, it'll be the Tesla Model 3 that we see dotted about the landscape. That's because this is going to be the first real mass-market electric car that does it all. The Tesla Model 3 was shown off by Elon Musk,... >>

Quantum Break review: All in good time
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Quantum Break review: All in good time

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Since Microsoft reassessed its Xbox One strategy and decided to focus more on the games than the box as an all-round entertainment machine, the console has become more competitive and a greater threat to the PlayStation 4. Especially with games like Quantum... >>

Take flight with Pocket-lint’s DJI Phantom 4 video drone giveaway

Take flight with Pocket-lint’s DJI Phantom 4 video drone giveaway

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As the popularity of lightweight remote control aircraft skyrockets, we’re helping you get in on the drone rush by offering one of the best quadcopters ever built--for free. Check out our DJI Phantom 4 Drone Giveaway and enter to win! The winner will... >>

Classic SNES controller returns with an upgrade: the Bluetooth SNES30 and smartphone holder

Classic SNES controller returns with an upgrade: the Bluetooth SNES30 and smartphone holder

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In our insatiable quest for the latest and greatest in tech gadgets, we often forget the golden era of gaming (Donkey Kong, Pac-Man, and Super Mario, anyone?). But 8Bitdo hasn’t forgotten, and they’re dedicated to reviving the perfection of one of... >>

Tesla Model 3 event: How to watch and what to expect

Tesla Model 3 event: How to watch and what to expect

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Tesla Motors will unveil its first affordable, mass-market electric vehicle in California on 31 March, but the automaker doesn't plan to reveal everything all at once, according to a recent tweet from Elon Musk. Musk, the co-founder, CEO, and "product... >>

Riding shotgun with Batman: We’ve driven in the Batmobile

Riding shotgun with Batman: We’ve driven in the Batmobile

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When you get a chance to ride in the actual Batmobile you take it, right? We were offered a ride and deliberated, in fear of having to wear the green panties of Robin. The outcome was inevitable, the experience mind-blowing. The new Batmobile, featured... >>

Which iPad is best for you? iPad mini 2 vs iPad mini 4 vs iPad Air 2 vs iPad Pro 9.7 vs iPad Pro 12.9

Which iPad is best for you? iPad mini 2 vs iPad mini 4 vs iPad Air 2 vs iPad Pro 9.7 vs iPad Pro 12.9

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The first iPad was announced several years ago and tablets have become much more popular since. There may not be as much choice as smartphones when it comes to tablets, but there are still a number of decisions to be made if you're in the market for one.... >>

ROAM-e is the selfie drone your narcissistic self needs

ROAM-e is the selfie drone your narcissistic self needs

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If you're the sort of person to get annoyed by selfie sticks in public, then look away now, as the ROAM-e takes things to another level. The ROAM-e pitches itself as a flying selfie machine, and is the inevitable mash-up of drones and the need for an... >>

Best smartphone camera: iPhone 6S Plus vs SGS7 edge vs LG G5

Best smartphone camera: iPhone 6S Plus vs SGS7 edge vs LG G5

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Phone cameras have become mighty impressive in recent years, almost making dedicated cameras redundant. As we push into 2016 the new wave of flagship devices come with formidable camera specs. And having reviewed the LG G5, Samsung Galaxy S7 edge and... >>

LG G5: Release date, price, specs and everything you need to know

LG G5: Release date, price, specs and everything you need to know

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The LG G5 was officially unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona and has since become available to pre-order in the UK. It seems LG making quite a large departure from the G3 and G4 handsets that came before, so is definitely one that should... >>

Apple iPhone SE: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

Apple iPhone SE: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

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Apple announced the iPhone SE at its Special Event on 21 March, launching the updated version of its smaller-format iPhone alongside a smaller iPad Pro. It replaces the iPhone 5S, bringing a lot of what you loved about that phone, fusing it with much... >>

Dyson Pure Cool Link purifier will give you an unpolluted, connected, home

Dyson Pure Cool Link purifier will give you an unpolluted, connected, home

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Dyson doesn't just want to make sure your floors are nice and clean, it is hoping to make sure the air you breathe inside your home is clean too.  Apparently the air inside your home can be up to five times more polluted than outside. Not great right?... >>

Google VR View makes it easier to embed 360-degree photos on sites

Google VR View makes it easier to embed 360-degree photos on sites

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Google has just done something that will make virtual reality more accessible. Virtual reality has been a hot topic for some time now, but it still has a very long way to go before everyone can easily experience the trending technology. Google offers... >>

NASA is making an exhibit that'll let you roam Mars using Microsoft HoloLens

NASA is making an exhibit that'll let you roam Mars using Microsoft HoloLens

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You'll be able to explore Mars in a few months, as long as you're near Florida.  Shortly after Microsoft ended its main keynote at Build 2016, NASA announced that it teamed up with the Windows 10-maker to let you take a virtual tour of Mars using Microsoft's HoloLens... >>

Microsoft bots want to empower our digital future, and order you pizza

Microsoft bots want to empower our digital future, and order you pizza

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Microsoft believes that intelligent bots and personal digital assistants will allow us to do more things in the future and is looking to integrate them at the core of Microsoft's services going forward.  "It is not man vs machine, it is man with machine,"... >>

Cortana is coming to Xbox One, as is background music

Cortana is coming to Xbox One, as is background music

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Microsoft has taken to the stage at Build 2016, revealing some detail about what to expect in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update and the future for Xbox One.  There's a collection of enhancements coming to the Xbox, and while Microsoft spent a fair amount... >>

Free Windows 10 Anniversary Update coming this summer

Free Windows 10 Anniversary Update coming this summer

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Microsoft has announced it will release an "Anniversary Update" this summer, bringing new features to Windows 10 just 8 months after it released. Boasting over 270 millions users and using over 500 different device designs, Windows 10 is getting a number... >>

Build 2016: Watch the Microsoft keynote right here

Build 2016: Watch the Microsoft keynote right here

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Microsoft Build is the company's software developer conference that is held every year and gives developers and consumers a chance to see what Microsoft is planning for the future. Apple has WWDC in June, Google has Google I/O in May, and Microsoft has... >>

Ripley’s hi-top kicks from Aliens are being made by Reebok

Ripley’s hi-top kicks from Aliens are being made by Reebok

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Reebok has announced that it will be releasing its Alien Stomper hi-top trainers as worn by Ripley in the Aliens movie. The announcement follows Nike's unveil of its Air Mag trainers in real life which previously had only been seen in Back To the Future... >>

Train to master the MCSE exam with 5-course Business Intelligence Training

Train to master the MCSE exam with 5-course Business Intelligence Training

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  There’s no overstating the confidence, security and increased profitability that extra certifications in your industry can provide in helping your career along. Depending on the industry you work in, you might need additional certifications beyond... >>

Learn to make the apps people love with BaseRails Ruby on Rails Training

Learn to make the apps people love with BaseRails Ruby on Rails Training

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Ride the cutting edge of app-building prowess as you build a strong foundation in Ruby on Rails, an essential tool for any aspiring web developer, with this great new offer from Pocket-lint Deals. For a limited time, a lifetime subscription to BaseRails... >>

Sky Kids app 'Buddies' bring TV and on demand fun to the little ones

Sky Kids app 'Buddies' bring TV and on demand fun to the little ones

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Sky has announced its new Sky Kids app which aims to keep your children entertained. It will be available from 31 March, arriving just in time to help keep them busy over the Easter holiday. The Sky Kids app, available for iPad and some Android tablets,... >>

Huawei Mate S2 reported to feature cutting-edge curved display

Huawei Mate S2 reported to feature cutting-edge curved display

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The affordable yet advanced smartphone manufacturer Huawei may be about to start gunning for Samsung with its first curved display smartphone in the Mate S2. According to reliable supply chain sources, analyst Sun Changxu claims, Huawei is working on... >>

Get paid £10,000 to build Minecraft worlds as ‘virtual estate builder’

Get paid £10,000 to build Minecraft worlds as ‘virtual estate builder’

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If you fancy yourself a pro-level Minecraft constructor, you could get paid for your handiwork - £10,000 to be exact. The folk over at Elysian Estates', a luxury accommodation website, are looking to hire a Minecraft world builder to recreate ten of... >>