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Lara Croft, Cortana and other girl game stars reimagined as average-sized American women

Lara Croft, Cortana and other girl game stars reimagined as average-sized American women

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We all know how girls are stereotypically represented in video games: bikini clad and wafer thin. While campaign groups can’t change that image overnight, US website Bulimia.com is trying to show us what our female gaming characters would look like... >>

Best iPhone 6 cases: Treat your Apple device

Best iPhone 6 cases: Treat your Apple device

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Apple's iPhone 6 features a beautiful aluminium body, super slim design and the company's latest A8 processor under the hood. It's a good looking device and probably one that you'd rather not cover with a case, but a little bit of protection is always... >>

Best iPhone 7 concepts: Is this what the iPhone 7 will look like?

Best iPhone 7 concepts: Is this what the iPhone 7 will look like?

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The Apple iPhone 6S is expected to arrive in September, as has seemingly always been the case with Apple smartphones. As this is a so called "S year", the next phone is likely to look identical to the current iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. That's not very... >>

4GEE Action Cam review: Live-stream your hardcore action
3.5 stars

4GEE Action Cam review: Live-stream your hardcore action

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EE is looking to diversify its offering, making a step into action cameras. The aptly named 4GEE Action Cam arrives with the hook that it's connected, tying it into the 4G network and giving you the option to broadcast your adventures direct from the... >>

Amazing video makes an old woman young again in seconds

Amazing video makes an old woman young again in seconds

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Just how old is the women in the photo above? 30 years old, maybe 40 years, old? The reality is that the actress is more like 60. Digital compositor artist Rousselos Aravantinos has created a 30-second clip that demonstrates what age reduction looks like... >>

6 ways Blinkist can help you start reading more ASAP

6 ways Blinkist can help you start reading more ASAP

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No time to read the latest best-sellers? Think again. If you have 15 minutes, you can catch up on your reading list, thanks to Blinkist Premium. We're offering a one-year subscription for just $29.99 (£20), a savings of 62 per cent, at Pocket-lint Deals.... >>

Uber will deliver ice cream to you for free today: This is how to get it

Uber will deliver ice cream to you for free today: This is how to get it

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It's summertime, and it's hot out (well, supposed to be anyway). The Uber team knows this and believes the best way to cool off (and to get you to use its app) is to offer a global promotion on 24 July. Called Uber Ice Cream, it's all about delivering... >>

Meerkat now lets you livestream from a GoPro: Here's how it works

Meerkat now lets you livestream from a GoPro: Here's how it works

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Meerkat doesn't want you using rival live-streaming apps, such as Twitter-owned Periscope, so it needs to come up with new ways to keep users interested, and it's latest attempt is a homerun. It teamed up with GoPro to let you broadcast your action-packed... >>

New Honda cars to add Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, starting with 2016 Accord

New Honda cars to add Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, starting with 2016 Accord

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Honda is holding an event at its new R&D Center in Mountain View, where it just confirmed its upcoming vehicles will be among the first to offer the latest infotainment systems from Apple and Google. The updated 2016 Accord, which Honda has dubbed the... >>

NASA discovers Earth 2.0: Here's what you need to know

NASA discovers Earth 2.0: Here's what you need to know

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You might have heard that NASA just discovered Earth 2.0. That's right...the US space agency has confirmed that a habitable planet much like our own is orbiting a star that's also much like our own. It's like Earth's doppelganger (hence the 'Earth 2.0'... >>

LG's new Tone Active wireless Bluetooth headset can handle your workout sweat

LG's new Tone Active wireless Bluetooth headset can handle your workout sweat

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LG Electronics has a new wireless Bluetooth headset. Part of the company's wireless Tone series, the new headset is called the LG Tone Active. You can use it when you're working out or gaming for long periods of time, as it features an IPX3 water and... >>

New Moto X photos flaunt sexy design, front-facing flash

New Moto X photos flaunt sexy design, front-facing flash

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Motorola has sent out invites for an event on 28 July, promising that it will change your relationship status with your phone. There's some ominous kisses at the bottom of that invite that look a lot like XGX.  It's predicted that Motorola, now under... >>

Sony Smart-B Trainer first run: Your Walkman sports coach

Sony Smart-B Trainer first run: Your Walkman sports coach

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Sony is no stranger to the wearable or music markets, it's been a player in both for years and its new device combines the two in a bid to help runners of every level, well, run. The Smart B-Trainer is a type of Walkman, but it has been designed for... >>

Netatmo Welcome review: Big Brother is watching and knows who you are
4.0 stars

Netatmo Welcome review: Big Brother is watching and knows who you are

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Smarthome cameras are funny things, always on and always watching. Some love the idea of them, while others are less keen – and we can understand why they divide opinion. It's that thought of being spied on by parents, partners or family members. Of... >>

PayPal fuels Shell's new Fill Up & Go service, allowing app payments at the pump

PayPal fuels Shell's new Fill Up & Go service, allowing app payments at the pump

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Shell has today enabled a new pay at the pump system in the UK in partnership with PayPal. Unlike older systems that integrate a card payment terminal, the Fill Up & Go system lets you use PayPal to complete the transaction through your smartphone. Shell... >>

Pay what you want for over 73 hours of developer training

Pay what you want for over 73 hours of developer training

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  Waiting for the right time to learn how to code? The time has never been better, thanks to an amazing package of courses we’ve put together at Pocket-Lint Deals. We're offering lifetime access to seven programming courses, and right now you can pay... >>

OnePlus Power Bank: A bank you can trust

OnePlus Power Bank: A bank you can trust

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There's a lot of hype about OnePlus. Among smartphone fans, OnePlus is probably the most talked about brand at the moment, which is surprising for a company that's relatively new on the scene. If you weren't paying attention, then you might not know that... >>

Garmin made two heart-rate monitors just for underwater use, called HRM-Swim and HRM-Tri

Garmin made two heart-rate monitors just for underwater use, called HRM-Swim and HRM-Tri

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Swimmers need heart-rate monitors too. That's what the engineers at Garmin must've been saying to themselves months ago, because the company decided to come up with underwater heart-rate monitors. Announced today, the new monitors are called HRM-Tri and... >>

19 weird and whacky personal transportation vehicles that you'd love to ride

19 weird and whacky personal transportation vehicles that you'd love to ride

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Most people love a great vehicle. We collect vehicles. We put vehicles in shows. We even make alternative vehicles and various transportation devices because - let's face it - vehicles are so awesome that limiting ourselves to the four-door variety just... >>

Giveaway alert: Last chance to win a phablet!

Giveaway alert: Last chance to win a phablet!

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We believe in second chances…which is why we're here to remind you of our fantastic phablet giveaway at Pocket-lint deals. It ends at 11:59pm (PST) on July 22nd, so don't miss your chance to enter! If you're our lucky winner, you'll get your pick of... >>

GoPro is working on a video-editing mobile app, and it's coming this summer

GoPro is working on a video-editing mobile app, and it's coming this summer

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Everyone should have access to a solid video editor on their mobile devices, and in an attempt to meet that demand, GoPro is reportedly launching an app that will let people trim and share clips right from their phones. Tony Bates, GoPro's President,... >>

Send is a new email app from Microsoft that works a lot like a messenger

Send is a new email app from Microsoft that works a lot like a messenger

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Microsoft has launched a messenger app. Oh, wait - it's actually an email app. The app is called Send, and the whole idea behind Send is that email doesn't have to be so stiff and long-form. Instead of filling out a subject line, then adding attachments,... >>

Sony to launch two flagship handsets at IFA 2015?

Sony to launch two flagship handsets at IFA 2015?

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Sony is reportedly getting ready to unveil two new smartphones. According to German website WinFuture, Sony plans to announce these upcoming, high-end smartphones - called Sony Xperia S70 and Sony Xperia S60 - before IFA 2015 in September. The phones... >>

Best tablets 2015: The best tablets available to buy today

Best tablets 2015: The best tablets available to buy today

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So you're looking for a new tablet? If you're looking for the best tablet of 2015, then you've come to the right place. We will guide you through the hottest 7-inch and larger slabs available today, in order to help you reach a decision on which tablet... >>

iOS 8.4 tips and tricks: See what your iPhone and iPad can do now

iOS 8.4 tips and tricks: See what your iPhone and iPad can do now

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Apple has released iOS 8.4, it's biggest update yet to iOS 8 that was first launched alongside the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in September 2014. The new OS from Apple brings a host of new features (like Apple Music), tips and tricks. We've worked our way... >>