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Windows 8 hybrid tablets from IFA 2012

Windows 8 hybrid tablets from IFA 2012

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If there's one theme that's run throughout IFA 2012 it's that whoever the Gok Wan of the tech world is has decided that it's Windows 8 hybrid tablets that are in vogue. The Metro or Modern UI atop the latest desktop OS from Microsoft is just so touch... >>

Tablets at IFA 2012

Tablets at IFA 2012

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IFA 2012 is a tricky beast to keep track of. Last year, we notched up hundreds of stories from Europe's biggest consumer technology show and with so much flying through the Pocket-lint home page, it's easy to miss a few announcements from time to time.... >>

Phones at IFA 2012

Phones at IFA 2012

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IFA 2012 is expected to be quite the opportunity for the mobile phone manufacturers of the world to launch their little darlings into the public realm. While MWC was more commonly used for just that purpose, a more recent biannual smartphone cycle has... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Space Miner HD review (iPad and iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: Space Miner HD review (iPad and iPhone)

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“Is this some kind of bust? Yes, it’s very impressive,” are the words of Sergeant Frank Drebin, Detective Lieutenant Police Squad. They have little relevance to today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint but, given that our featured app has the word... >>

Samsung Galaxy Note 2: What's new?

Samsung Galaxy Note 2: What's new?

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 has been one of the biggest announcements of IFA 2012 and is set to take the world by storm. Many mocked the original Note when it arrived last year - is it a phone, is it a tablet - and somehow the nickname "phablet" seemed... >>

Samsung Galaxy Camera set to capture us wherever we are, using Android, to boot

Samsung Galaxy Camera set to capture us wherever we are, using Android, to boot

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There have been camera phones, phone cameras, cameras and simply phones but finally Samsung has come up with one that we’re not quite sure what it is at all. Meet the Samsung Galaxy Camera and find out exactly why you’re going to want one once you’ve... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Magic 2013 review (iPad)

APP OF THE DAY: Magic 2013 review (iPad)

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It's still a few weeks before Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition hits the iPad and there's some filling in to do with your game time. That journey to work and back just ain't going to entertain by itself so, instead, pay a little heed to what good old PL... >>

4G mobile UK: When can you get it?

4G mobile UK: When can you get it?

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With Ofcom giving Everything Everywhere the green light to launch a 4G mobile service on Orange and T-Mobile, the big question on the UK’s lips is, “When can I get some of that action?” and the answer, you’ll be pleased to hear, is very soon indeed.... >>

Are you using the right SD card?

Are you using the right SD card?

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SD, SDHC, SDXC and all their micro equivalents - whether you buy them branded by Jessops, SanDisk, Kingston, Trascend, Fujifilm, Lexar, Samsung; they’re all basically the same, right? Wrong, but you knew that. What you might not have been so clear about... >>

APP OF THE DAY: ORC: Vengeance review (iPad and iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: ORC: Vengeance review (iPad and iPhone)

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It’s not every game that lets you play the bad guy, but that’s what today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint is all about. But what happens when the bad guy turns out to be the good guy? Does that justify the badness in his past? Does that mean he’ll... >>

BAE Systems fighter pilot helmet HMD pictures and hands-on

BAE Systems fighter pilot helmet HMD pictures and hands-on

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While augmented reality is still struggling to develop a ubiquity of relevance in the consumer realm, it's going great guns in the professional world and nowhere is it more crucial and more astounding than for fighter pilots. BAE Systems, long provider... >>

APP OF THE DAY: 10000000 review (iPad and iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: 10000000 review (iPad and iPhone)

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If you’re looking for an app to keep you well and truly occupied through a series of short spaces of time, then you’ve come to the right place. You may not have ever been to App of the Day on Pocket-lint before (shame on you) but after this app recommendation,... >>

Best iPad games: Sports

Best iPad games: Sports

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The best iPad games is such a big category that we thought we'd break up the top apps into as many different lists as possible, and this is the best iPad sports games that Pocket-lint would recommend for download.So, whether you're a fan of football,... >>

Twitter apps scared of what happens next

Twitter apps scared of what happens next

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The arrival of the official Twitter app in 2010 was a warning shot for many of the third-party developers on the microblogging social network that had made so much hay while the sun shined. If that wasn't indication enough that the good times might be... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Great British Chefs - Summertime review (iPad and iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: Great British Chefs - Summertime review (iPad and iPhone)

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The Olympic Games may be on but, before you get too tempted to order your sixth takeaway in a row, we’ve got a little taster for you at Pocket-lint on App of the Day.Great British Chefs Summertime Platform iOS Price £1.99 Where iTunes Another six months,... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Telmap Navigator review (BlackBerry)

APP OF THE DAY: Telmap Navigator review (BlackBerry)

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With a lot going on at the moment about traffic and travel and the best ways to get around town while avoiding this and that, we thought we’d better help out those on an oft-forgotten platform on App of the Day today. So, BlackBerry owners, this one’s... >>

Best Olympic apps for following the London 2012 Games

Best Olympic apps for following the London 2012 Games

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The London 2012 Games is something you’ve either got tickets for or not. As it goes, you’ve still got a chance to get some Olympics tickets, but what you can pick up with far greater ease - and often for free - are a whole host of Olympic apps. So,... >>

London 2012 travel: Avoid the chaos with technology

London 2012 travel: Avoid the chaos with technology

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If you’re not already sick of the London 2012 Olympics, then you will be when you find yourself stuck in Games traffic. With all the hysteria it’s hard to tell whether the capital’s transport network will bend and buckle under the weight of all... >>

London 2012 Olympics tickets: how to buy them online - it’s not too late

London 2012 Olympics tickets: how to buy them online - it’s not too late

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With the London 2012 Olympics all but upon us, you’re probably in one of  two camps. The first - let’s call it the Happy Camp - is a group who have tickets to the Olympic Games, are thoroughly excited and getting more and more so as the time draws... >>

APP OF THE DAY: UK Bus Checker (iOS)

APP OF THE DAY: UK Bus Checker (iOS)

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You might think that you’ve seen today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint before but take a closer look and think again. iTunes fingers at the ready because, trust us, this is one for the collection. UK Bus Checker Platform iPhone & iPad Price £2.49... >>

Augmented Reality 2012: Is the dream any closer?

Augmented Reality 2012: Is the dream any closer?

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Stuff of the cinema but panned as gimmickry in the real world, augmented reality soldiers on in 2012. The concept is a noble one - annotate the world around us with virtual information to enhance our understanding, enjoyment and usefulness of the immediate... >>

What's new in Microsoft Office 2013?

What's new in Microsoft Office 2013?

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Microsoft Office 2013 is yours to download for free. Well, the preview is anyway, so get on that pony quick before the software gets official and starts to cost you. While you wait for that progress bar to chug along you might want to take a second to... >>

Sony CMT-V75 dock, radio and CD player pictures and hands-on

Sony CMT-V75 dock, radio and CD player pictures and hands-on

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In the latest of a seemingly endless line of 30-pin products, we thought we'd get down and dirty with Sony's 2012 offering in the shape of the licence plate impersonating Sony CMT-V758BTiP.The most important thing to notice about this shelf-side audio... >>

Lego Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 jet engine pictures

Lego Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 jet engine pictures

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This is an almost exact model of the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 jet engine - the same engine that powers the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The only difference is that this one is made entirely of Lego.On display at the Farnborough Airshow 2012, this working, spinning,... >>

TW Steel TWA 202 watch pictures and hands-on

TW Steel TWA 202 watch pictures and hands-on

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Those already being asked what they'd like for Christmas might want to take a glance at the 2012 edition of the famous TW Steel watches. Available from Amazon in time for the festive season, as well as from other retailers in time, is the TWA 202 watch... >>