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How to buy Take That tickets online

How to buy Take That tickets online

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So, you’ve missed out on Take That tickets. Seetickets, Ticketmaster, Aloud and all the usual ticket websites have buckled, crashed and more or less dropped off the internet under the strain. They’re basically no longer an option and it’s time to... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Apps

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Apps

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For this year's Pocket-lint Gadget Awards we've decided to rename the Best Software category as Best App where the term includes all kinds of software be it housed on your computer, your phone or even on the Internet. App is application in the fullest... >>

INTERVIEW: Eye-Fi View online photo service hits the web

INTERVIEW: Eye-Fi View online photo service hits the web

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From the shores of the United Kingdom we’ve watched the unique concept that is the Eye-Fi wireless memory card in its steady and irresistible spread through the lives of photographers everywhere. The Internet and the digital age has been a revolution... >>

APP OF THE DAY: BT Phone Book (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: BT Phone Book (Android)

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Today we see the connected revolution come full circle as a mobile application revives the very thing that smartphones helped kill off all those years ago. The Yellow Pages has made the leap from the door stop in our hallways to a service online and now... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Audio Gadgets

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Audio Gadgets

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It's the end of October and that means two very important things. Number one is that it's getting cold. Bloody cold. You can tell because it's impossible to get hold of a plumber. Number two, the end of October also means that it's nearly the beginning... >>

Fable 3
4.5 stars

Fable 3

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There are few games each year that the whole gaming community hangs on, and Fable 3 is one of those for 2010. It might be because this series from Lionhead Studios nicely straddles the RPG and action genres or it might just be that the first two in the... >>

The Sony Walkman (1979-2010)

The Sony Walkman (1979-2010)

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Born into a technology world dominated by brands from Europe and the West, the Walkman could scarcely dream of the rollercoaster life of fame, stardom and eventual obsolescence that awaited it. The Walkman, who has died today after a long battle with... >>

Top 10 gadgets to keep you warm this winter

Top 10 gadgets to keep you warm this winter

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Whatever Indian summer there may or may not have been, it is now well and truly over. The heating's on, the overcoats are out, winter has its icy fingers firmly round the door. So, what can we do about it? We fight back, of course - with gadgets! Listed... >>

What's coming in webOS 2.0

What's coming in webOS 2.0

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With so much talk about Windows Phone 7, Android, iPhone and even BlackBerry, it's easy to forget about the once champion and still cult hero that is the Palm Pre and its webOS. The mobile software is still around and as strong as ever, even if the Pre... >>

What Apple could do with all its money

What Apple could do with all its money

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Apple is rich. But we knew this already. What we didn't know until the Cupertino company announced its most recent quarterly figures is that it's undeniably rolling in it. Head Honcho, El Jobs, was more pleased than the punchiest of mixed fruit-based... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Juke Power-Up (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: Juke Power-Up (Android)

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There are some apps you will download and keep forever. This app is neither of them but for more interesting reasons than you might think. The first is that it's total novelty and, for a bonus reason not to play it, it's also the app most likely to destroy... >>

The Social Network: 5 other tech company films...

The Social Network: 5 other tech company films...

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The film The Social Network has landed and with it a huge pile of curiosity from the 500 million Facebook users out there who make up the potential audience for this blockbuster movie. Just how many likes will it get? If you do give it the thumbs up,... >>

Windows Phone 7 - photos, first looks and all the coverage

Windows Phone 7 - photos, first looks and all the coverage

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It's been busy times here at Pocket-lint since Windows Phone 7 was launched. The minute the starting gun went off, we had our team on the ground snapping real life shots and getting their paws capacitive-screen deep in all the phones and the software.... >>

HTC 7 Pro vs LG Optimus 7Q vs Dell Venue Pro

HTC 7 Pro vs LG Optimus 7Q vs Dell Venue Pro

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The Windows Phone 7 handset manufactures did enough of their homework to make sure that they catered for as many people as possible, and one of those groups that might well have a smile on their faces is those who love a full, hard QWERTY keyboard. We’ve... >>

Five reasons to switch to Windows Phone 7

Five reasons to switch to Windows Phone 7

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It's easy to ignore the launch of Windows Phone 7. If you never took the time to see what was going on when it was first announced back in March, you'll be wondering what all the fuss is about. So, for those just joining the party, it no longer looks... >>

Windows Phone 7 - all the phones, all the details

Windows Phone 7 - all the phones, all the details

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The day has come, the press conference conferenced and Windows Phone 7 is finally upon and all over us. Should you have been caught up in the wave of feeling towards Microsoft’s hero OS, then you might be thinking what your next mobile move might be... >>

Windows Phone 7 - the story so far...

Windows Phone 7 - the story so far...

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Windows Phone 7 is just around the corner. With a breath or two to go until the big do, the action on the net is getting hotter than a jalapeno on the surface of the sun. There have been months of craziness, rumours and here-say since we first got a look... >>

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
4.5 stars

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

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The super-zoom is not the most exciting category of compact around at the moment, but the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS does an excellent job of shaking up the party. To give it its dues, it’s not just a super-zoom, it’s currently the super-zoom with the... >>

King & Allen - the iPad tailors

King & Allen - the iPad tailors

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High up in the inner sanctum of Savile Row sits Adam King, co-owner of King & Allen bespoke tailors. Bright, smart in his flawlessly cut, slate blue, three button, single breast, double take, two-piece and surrounded by rolls of two twill Harris Tweed,... >>

Kodak EasyShare M590

Kodak EasyShare M590

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The Kodak EasyShare M590 may be the latest compact to own such short-lived titles as the thinnest 5x optical zoom camera in the world, but it's the sharing and social credentials it possesses that will stand the test of time. Yes, there's a 14-megapixel... >>

Beatbox iPod dock from Beats By Dr Dre

Beatbox iPod dock from Beats By Dr Dre

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While the world was expecting more headphones from the Monster Cables and Dr Dre collaboration that is Beats By Dr Dre, what might have come as an eye-brow raiser was the launch of an iPod dock. The almost self-naming Beatbox is a £399.95 piece of kit... >>

Dr Dre and Monster roll out the Beats

Dr Dre and Monster roll out the Beats

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Cable specialist Monster and Dr Dre have teamed up once more to launch four different sets of headphones "fo yo ass". Ranging from the £399.95 at the top end to £89.95 at the bottom, the Beats By Dr Dre 2010 collection is designed to provide a little... >>

Google's birthday Doodles - the pictures that got them to 12

Google's birthday Doodles - the pictures that got them to 12

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You know Google's internet royalty because it seems to have more than one birthday each year. Company founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin actually began working on BackRub, a precursor to Google, back in January 1996 which would actually make it 14 this... >>

First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

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You could be forgiven for picking up the Panasonic Lumix GH2 and thinking you’ve seen it all before. Largely, you have. The chassis is identical to the GH1 and all the others in the company’s Micro Four Thirds line up, save the GF1. As mirrorless... >>

APP OF THE DAY: SwiftKey (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: SwiftKey (Android)

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When of the great things with Android is that, apart from the four hard keys, you're not stuck with anything. Anyone who's ever typed a message on a Google mobile phone will know that the soft keyboard is ok. It's not great. It's ok, and, in fact, the... >>