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Top toys for Christmas 2015: 9 tech toys your kids will be asking for

Top toys for Christmas 2015: 9 tech toys your kids will be asking for

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Having spent many hours exploring the toys and treats of Amazon, Argos and Currys PC World at their respective annual Christmas showcases in London, we round-up some of the best toys for the festive season 2015. These are the Christmas 2015 toys your... >>

Getting a OnePlus 2 invite is going to be much easier

Getting a OnePlus 2 invite is going to be much easier

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One of the turnoffs when it came to buying the OnePlus One - especially when it launched - was how hard it was to actually get one. OnePlus has detailed that it wants to make the process smoother when it comes to buying the OnePlus 2, which will be announced... >>

HTC One M8 will be updated to Android M

HTC One M8 will be updated to Android M

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The HTC One M8 is a popular handset, more so, perhaps, than HTC's current flagship, the M9. Well it looks like there's life in the old (ish) dog yet. Responding to a question on Twitter, HTC product manager Mo Versi said that the HTC One M8 would indeed... >>

Save 85% on the cyber security developer course bundle

Save 85% on the cyber security developer course bundle

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Whether you’re an IT industry novice or expert, this five-course cyber security developer bundle can take your cyber security skills to the next level and advance your career. Get the bundle for $49 (£32) at Pocket-lint Deals, a savings of 85 per... >>

Want to expand your Xbox One gaming? Now you can sync it to Philips Hue lighting

Want to expand your Xbox One gaming? Now you can sync it to Philips Hue lighting

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Philips has partnered with games developer Frima Studio to provide a more immersive experience for Xbox One owners. Frima's game Chariot syncs with Philips Hue lighting to create a colourful backdrop to gaming session. When playing the indie game, Philips... >>

HTC One M9+ vs HTC One M9: What's the difference?

HTC One M9+ vs HTC One M9: What's the difference?

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Just a few weeks after launching the flagship HTC One M9, the Taiwanese manufacturer added another handset to its line-up, one with a plus suffix to suggest that it is even better than the current hero phone. The HTC One M9+ has now been officially announced... >>

HTC One M9+ announced for Europe: 5.2-inch QHD hero handset

HTC One M9+ announced for Europe: 5.2-inch QHD hero handset

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HTC has confirmed that the HTC One M9+ is coming to Europe.  The flagship phone was originally launched in China, offering a larger, and in some cases better-specced, alternative to the One M9. It now appears that we're going to benefit from HTC's more... >>

Panasonic Lumix GX8 review: Viewfinder victory for 20MP compact system camera
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Panasonic Lumix GX8 review: Viewfinder victory for 20MP compact system camera

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Sometimes product launches happen in the most apt of conditions. Upon arriving in Brighton on England's south coast earlier this month, the heavens opened and the good ole British summer time wind and rain persisted thereafter. Good job the forthcoming... >>

Panasonic Lumix FZ330: Superzoom gets even more serious (hands-on)

Panasonic Lumix FZ330: Superzoom gets even more serious (hands-on)

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Back in 2012 Panasonic changed the face of superzoom cameras with the Lumix FZ200, a camera offering a super-fast f/2.8 aperture throughout its far-reaching 24-600mm (equivalent) zoom range. That is important for letting in lots of light so the camera... >>

Watch pro skater Ross McGouran be amazed by Lexus Hoverboard in new video

Watch pro skater Ross McGouran be amazed by Lexus Hoverboard in new video

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Lexus' hoverboard has been featured in a new teaser video from the company - and it still looks totally awesome. Luxury car maker Lexus announced earlier this summer that it created a real-life, rideable hoverboard, and in case you never really believed... >>

Huawei Nexus phone leak suggests 5.7-inch QHD display, fingerprint reader

Huawei Nexus phone leak suggests 5.7-inch QHD display, fingerprint reader

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Google's next Nexus phone is reportedly being built by Huawei, and thanks to a new leak on Twitter, we now what kind of specs it might be packing come launch day. Several reports have claimed that Google is working on two Nexus smartphones that'll release... >>

It's about time: Android M is getting visual voicemail - but it's limited

It's about time: Android M is getting visual voicemail - but it's limited

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Checking your voicemail with an Android phone is about to get a lot less cumbersome. Those of you who owned an iPhone but then switched at some point to Android were probably stunned (and completely disgusted) by the fact that Android doesn't offer any... >>

Latest Samsung Gear A leak fully reveals what the round smartwatch has for specs

Latest Samsung Gear A leak fully reveals what the round smartwatch has for specs

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A new spec leak has revealed that the Samsung Gear A is still happening, still round, and still very much an exciting wearable.It's no secret at this point that Samsung has another smartwatch in the works. It's purportedly codenamed Samsung Orbis, but... >>

Polar Loop 2 adds notifications, vibration alerts, and keeps on tracking

Polar Loop 2 adds notifications, vibration alerts, and keeps on tracking

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Polar has announced an updated version of its activity tracker, the Polar Loop. The new Loop 2 retains many of the features of the original, but expands the feature set for a more connected smart experience. The Polar Loop 2 adopts many of the skills... >>

New Fiat 500 first drive: Cute, charming and colourful

New Fiat 500 first drive: Cute, charming and colourful

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The Fiat 500 is no stranger to the road. In fact, this little number has been whizzing around the streets since 1957, first by the name of Cinquino, before it was redesigned and relaunched on its 50th anniversary in 2007. Eight years on and the Fiat 500... >>

Best Comic-Con 2015 trailers: Suicide Squad, Deadpool, WarCraft, Star Wars and more

Best Comic-Con 2015 trailers: Suicide Squad, Deadpool, WarCraft, Star Wars and more

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The San Diego Comic-Con might be over for another year but it left us looking forward to some incredible movies and TV shows that are coming up later this year and long into next. During the convention we were treated to more news and revelations about... >>

New iPod touch with A8 processing leads Apple refresh charge

New iPod touch with A8 processing leads Apple refresh charge

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As leaked with the last iTunes release, Apple has refreshed its iPod line with a new range of colours for the family of devices: iPod touch, iPod nano and iPod shuffle. And as well as a few new colour schemes to choose from, the Cupertino company has... >>

PlayStation Now comes to the UK: What is it, and how can you get it?

PlayStation Now comes to the UK: What is it, and how can you get it?

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Officially detailed around a year ago, PlayStation Now has been available in the US and Canada under an open beta scheme for all owners of PlayStation consoles and some Sony TVs (Samsung sets joining the fun too). And now it's finally arrived in the... >>

Pocket-lint Three Peaks Challenge: The kit we used

Pocket-lint Three Peaks Challenge: The kit we used

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Readers of Pocket-lint will know that we've just completed the Three Peaks Challenge, climbing the highest mountains in Scotland, England and Wales in under 24 hours. You can read all about the experience right here on Pocket-lint, but we thought we'd... >>

PlayStation Now goes into open beta in UK, costs from £2.99 to rent a game

PlayStation Now goes into open beta in UK, costs from £2.99 to rent a game

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After a relatively short while in closed beta, PlayStation Now has opened its testing phase to all owners of PlayStation 4 or PS3 consoles. Some Sony Bravia TVs and Blu-rays players will also be able to access it from today. PlayStation Now is Sony's... >>

Samsung Galaxy A8 now official and yes it is Sammy's thinnest phone yet

Samsung Galaxy A8 now official and yes it is Sammy's thinnest phone yet

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Having been the subject of many a rumour in June, the Samsung Galaxy A8 is now officially part of the Korean company's line-up although there are no indications as yet as to whether it will be released outside of China. The headline feature for the phone,... >>

Freesat is alive and well in the Humax Freesat HDR-1100S: Wi-Fi, cheaper and more compact

Freesat is alive and well in the Humax Freesat HDR-1100S: Wi-Fi, cheaper and more compact

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As long-time users of the Humax HDR-1000S set-top box, we've been awaiting the time when a smaller, snazzier model comes to market. That wait is over, with the introduction of the Humax Freesat HDR-1100S with Freetime set-top box, complete with Wi-Fi... >>

Want free Netflix? TalkTalk TV is giving six month subscriptions away

Want free Netflix? TalkTalk TV is giving six month subscriptions away

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TalkTalk is giving away a six months worth of Netflix to all new TalkTalk Plus TV subscribers. Netflix usually costs £7.49 a month for the standard service, which gives access to HD content and the ability to watch streamed shows and movies on two separate... >>

Logi Blok hands-on: A new name for Logitech and new, space-age protection for your iPad

Logi Blok hands-on: A new name for Logitech and new, space-age protection for your iPad

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Logitech has, after 34 years, taken the "tech" out of its name for the more fun consumer products it has planned in future. Logi, as they will be branded, represents a new, colourful and fun outlook for the Swiss accessory firm and the first product... >>

Remember Commodore? It's been resurrected as an Android phone

Remember Commodore? It's been resurrected as an Android phone

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Two decades ago there was a 8-bit desktop computer that almost everyone seemed to know about or own. Called the Commodore 64, roughly 17 million units were sold, making it one of the most popular PCs of all time. But it disappeared after the original... >>