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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 review: Take note, this is the big-screen phone to beat
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 review: Take note, this is the big-screen phone to beat

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The Samsung Note family is characterised by one thing: the inclusion of a stylus (that's S Pen in Samsung speak).  Previously, the Note stood slightly apart from other devices because of its size. However, as phones have grown, it has been accepted that... >>

Ted Baker's AW16 cases are the prettiest things for your iPhone to wear

Ted Baker's AW16 cases are the prettiest things for your iPhone to wear

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A collection of new Ted Baker Apple iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus cases were announced at the end of July, just in time to coincide with the fashion brand's AW16 collection. There are several options available from Proporta, some of which are plain and... >>

LG has the cutest Bluetooth speaker that looks like a candle with built-in mood lighting

LG has the cutest Bluetooth speaker that looks like a candle with built-in mood lighting

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LG has announced a new collection of Bluetooth speakers all offering quirky refreshing design, a little different to your average silver or black Bluetooth box.  Of the collection, the dramatically named PH3 is the most interesting, with a design like... >>

Sony Xperia XR: Rumours, release date and everything you need to know

Sony Xperia XR: Rumours, release date and everything you need to know

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It might come as a surprise to Sony Mobile fans, but the company's next flagship isn't going to be called the Xperia Z6. Sony announced a new range of smartphones at MWC back in March called the X Series, as well as confirming in a statement that the... >>

New PlayStation 4 Slim controller pictures break into the wild for all to see

New PlayStation 4 Slim controller pictures break into the wild for all to see

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A new version of the PlayStation 4 appeared on Monday, dramatically showing off its slim lines when it was listed on Gumtree in the UK, bought by a PlayStation fan, exhibited on Twitter and finally, verified by Eurogamer. This twisting tale hasn't quite... >>

Did Barbra Streisand of all people just slip iOS 10's release date?

Did Barbra Streisand of all people just slip iOS 10's release date?

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Barbra Streisand, the 74-year-old singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker, can add a new title to her resume: Apple leaker. During a NPR radio interview over the weekend, Streisand talked about how Siri's pronunciation of her name has annoyed her... >>

PlayStation Plus memberships will cost more starting in September

PlayStation Plus memberships will cost more starting in September

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PlayStation Plus will cost you a lot more starting next month - but only if you live in the US and Canada. Starting 22 September, PS Plus' yearly fee will increase by $10 (from $49.99 to $59.99), while the 90-day one will only increase by $7. If you're... >>

Android 7.0 Nougat: 7 new features to get excited about

Android 7.0 Nougat: 7 new features to get excited about

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There are a lot of changes coming in Android 7.0 Nougat, which Google has confirmed will be rolling-out from 22 August. Here's a run down of some of the things to get excited about. 1. Revamped quick settings The quick settings have been refreshed, giving... >>

Android 7.0 Nougat release: Everything you need to know

Android 7.0 Nougat release: Everything you need to know

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Android 7.0 has carved an unusual path through its pre-release. Often reserved for developers, the big change with the Nougat release is that Google has been very open and sharing about it. Google has confirmed the roll-out of Android 7.0 Nougat has now... >>

Samsung might soon sell refurbished high-end phones at a discount

Samsung might soon sell refurbished high-end phones at a discount

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Samsung is reportedly developing a recycling program of sorts in which it would sell refurbished, used versions of its high-end smartphones. According to Reuters, which spoke to a person "with direct knowledge of the matter", the company wants to revive... >>

Fitbit Charge 2 vs Charge HR vs Charge: What's the rumoured difference?

Fitbit Charge 2 vs Charge HR vs Charge: What's the rumoured difference?

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Fitbit offers several devices in the activity tracking market, from the plain and simple Flex to its GPS sportswatch, known to friends as Surge. Rumour has it the company will be adding another couple of devices to its line-up before the end of the year... >>

Enhance your design projects with Noun Project’s massive icon collection

Enhance your design projects with Noun Project’s massive icon collection

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Working under tight deadlines, graphic designers have to shave as much time off the design process as possible. That’s what makes resources like Noun Project essential for creative professionals. With a subscription to Noun Project, you’ll get unlimited... >>

Backup your data with top-rated support from Carbonite, now 35 per cent off

Backup your data with top-rated support from Carbonite, now 35 per cent off

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We all know the importance of backing up our data, but how many of us have time to do it ourselves? With Carbonite, you can backup your computer’s data without a second thought, and space isn’t an issue when you have unlimited storage. For a limited... >>

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim confirmed to exist, as report suggests two PS4 consoles to launch in September

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim confirmed to exist, as report suggests two PS4 consoles to launch in September

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Sony is hosting an event to announce something about PlayStation on 7 September, but in a flurry of leaks, some of that news might have escaped early. Sony confirmed the launch event on 10 August, inviting media to a New York launch saying that it would... >>

Honor 8 review: One plus three equals greater than eight?
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Honor 8 review: One plus three equals greater than eight?

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Our title might sound a little bit madcap, but there's a logical reason for it. In the mid-range phone market there's a top dog: the OnePlus 3. That phone has essentially blown the doors off what a device can provide at a £330 price point. And that,... >>

FIFA 17 preview: Not just a seasonal update

FIFA 17 preview: Not just a seasonal update

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When we first played an early build of FIFA 17 during E3 in June we were a little worried about the gameplay. It came after a decent session with the new Pro Evolution Soccer and left us in no doubt that PES 2017 plays the better game of football. Thankfully... >>

Resident Evil 7 preview: Back to its scary roots

Resident Evil 7 preview: Back to its scary roots

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When Resident Evil 7 was announced during June's E3 it was very much shown as a poster boy for PlayStation VR. We even got to try the demo level using Sony's forthcoming headset during the trade show - much to our underwear's dismay. However, we did have... >>

Best games trailers from Gamescom 2016: FIFA 17, Mafia III and more

Best games trailers from Gamescom 2016: FIFA 17, Mafia III and more

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Last week, the games industry met en masse in Cologne for the biggest European videogames show, Gamescom. And that meant there were plenty of new games trailers released online that you wouldn't have seen before. All of the biggest games for the rest... >>

Gamescom 2016: All the launches, games and consoles at the show

Gamescom 2016: All the launches, games and consoles at the show

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There are many that think E3 is the biggest videogames show in the world, but that's because they've never experienced Gamescom. The German games convention is massive. And it's open to the public, which adds an all-new dynamic to the event. E3 is a strictly... >>

What to expect at Apple’s September 2016 event: iPhone 7 and more

What to expect at Apple’s September 2016 event: iPhone 7 and more

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Apple typically unveils a new iPhone in September. With its next iPhone event just around the corner, we at Pocket-lint thought we'd round up all the rumours and information about what Apple might announce during its keynote. While a new iPhone running... >>

GoPro's next Hero 5 action cam: What’s the story so far?

GoPro's next Hero 5 action cam: What’s the story so far?

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GoPro is working on its next flagship action camera. Although the camera-maker announced earlier this year that it's laying off 7 per cent of its workforce and ceasing sales of at least three action cams due to a massive revenue drop it suffered year... >>

Fitbit Charge 2 and Fitbit Flex 2: What's the story so far?

Fitbit Charge 2 and Fitbit Flex 2: What's the story so far?

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When it comes to activity tracking devices, Fitbit is a name many will recognise. The company already offers a huge number of options but rumour has it more are on their way. There are currently eight devices in the Fitbit line-up comprising the Zip,... >>

Boost your photo game with this flexible tripod, now under £12

Boost your photo game with this flexible tripod, now under £12

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While there’s much to say about our smartphones’ beefy cameras, all that power is useless if you can’t shoot from the right angle. The Flexible Tripod for Smartphones and Cameras opens up a whole new array of creative angles to shoot from, and it’s... >>

Lock in higher pay with this Microsoft certification training, now over 90 per cent off

Lock in higher pay with this Microsoft certification training, now over 90 per cent off

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When it comes to climbing the tech career ladder, few things speed the process up faster than having the right certification. The Microsoft MCSA Server 2012 Certification and Cloud Computing Bundle will prepare you to ace several Microsoft IT certification... >>

Dr Fone iPhone data recovery: How it lets you recover messages, contacts, and more

Dr Fone iPhone data recovery: How it lets you recover messages, contacts, and more

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There are many ways you can lose data on an iOS device. You can delete it, experience a system crash, forget your password, catch a virus, damage your device, or have your device stolen altogether. Factory resets, iOS updates, jailbreaking/flashing, and... >>