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APP OF THE DAY: Khan Academy review (iPad)

APP OF THE DAY: Khan Academy review (iPad)

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You can play finger-flicking games on an iPad, you can watch movies and listen to music. In fact, you can consume until your pleasure-struck brain spongifies into blissful submission. Or you can learn something instead. Khan Academy Platform iPad Price... >>

WiFi Hotspots from The Cloud brings 10,000 access points to paying Sky Broadband customers

WiFi Hotspots from The Cloud brings 10,000 access points to paying Sky Broadband customers

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Sky is set to launch its public Wi-Fi hotspot service from The Cloud called - yes - WiFi Hotspots from The Cloud The company announced its intentions to provide the free and unlimited access to paying broadband customers nationwide at more than 10,000... >>

HTCSense.com alternatives: where to back-up and sync your Android next

HTCSense.com alternatives: where to back-up and sync your Android next

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HTC has announced, in a something of a surprise, that it's about to delete customers' data in an overhaul that the company has planned for its online backup service, HTCSense.com. Everything will still work up until 30 April 2012 but if you haven't exported... >>

Best Android utilities apps

Best Android utilities apps

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These are the apps that should be the bread and butter of your smartphone. They speed up the day-to-day happenings of your mobile and aid you in going about your business. Everything from list-making to money management and 3G monitoring is here.Most... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Popcorn Horror review (iPhone/Android)

APP OF THE DAY: Popcorn Horror review (iPhone/Android)

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With big-screen smartphones comes the possibility of big-screen entertainment and today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint is an example of just that. There’s even the popcorn to prove it. So, if you like a bit of horror or grindhouse is your thing,... >>

Assassin's Creed III screens and in-depth preview

Assassin's Creed III screens and in-depth preview

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Ubisoft has officially unveiled the details of Assassin’s Creed III and what promises to be one of the huge hits of 2012. Tommy Francois, director of IP Development at Ubisoft, took Pocket-lint and the assembled crowd of UK press through the details... >>

APP OF THE DAY: ESPNsoccernet review (iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: ESPNsoccernet review (iPhone)

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With the football seasons of most of the world reaching that infamous squeaky bum time, today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint is designed to keep you in touch with the comings and goings in all the best leagues that the beautiful game has to offer.... >>

Google might not be top dog forever says father of the internet

Google might not be top dog forever says father of the internet

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The man known as one of the fathers of the internet says Google might not be the defacto standard for search forever. Vint Cerf, a vice-president at the Mountain View-based company, says there is no particular threat to the balance of the internet with... >>

Best new iPad Wi-Fi + 4G deals

Best new iPad Wi-Fi + 4G deals

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Buying a new iPad that has Wi-Fi only is a simple enough affair. The prices are pretty much set and all you need to do is choose your favourite colour, memory size and do your best to resist as many iPad accessory upsells as you possibly can.However,... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Zombie Dash review (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: Zombie Dash review (Android)

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Today's App of the Day on Pocket-lint is definitely on the casual side of Android gaming. It's a medium-to-large size download at 5.1MB, the graphics are perfectly acceptable, the game does not take long to get the hang of and, while we don't expect it... >>

Why do people queue for an iPad?

Why do people queue for an iPad?

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Would you queue for a new iPad? No, neither would we and nor do many people in practice, as it happens. Despite the huge lines seen outside Apple Stores the world over on iProduct launch day, very few of those willing to spend cold nights out on the street... >>

Best iPhone shopping apps

Best iPhone shopping apps

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Shopping on the iPhone is a streamlined experience. None of the traipsing round shops with moaning kids, or bashing through crowds on shopping streets to grab a DVD or T-shirt. Instead just sit back, relax, whip your phone out of your pocket and fire... >>

APP OF THE DAY: 4shared Music Download review (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: 4shared Music Download review (Android)

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Today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint is about music and the best kind at that - free music. We don’t know how long this app is going to be around and we’re not going to get too bothered thinking about it either. Just download, enjoy and when the... >>

The new iPad vs iPad 2

The new iPad vs iPad 2

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The new iPad, the iPad 3 or whatever you want to call it, has arrived with its funky screen and the natural reaction from most is going to be to buy the thing straight away, but is that necessarily the right move? Just because it's the latest in the line... >>

iPad 3 / iPad HD rumours, features, pictures and possible specs

iPad 3 / iPad HD rumours, features, pictures and possible specs

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The internet is awash with iPad 3 rumours. The iPad 3 is probably the most hotly anticipated product of the year with the only other possible contenders for the title the iPhone 5 or the Nintendo Wii U. Frankly, we're champing at the bit to get our hands... >>

Why Apple chose Vimeo for Mountain Lion

Why Apple chose Vimeo for Mountain Lion

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It’s Christmas at Vimeo. Ever since Tim Cook squeezed his way down the company chimney to leave the gift that Apple Mac OS X Mountain Lion would have the company's platform hard baked into the Mac software as the video service of choice, the eggnog... >>

Giffgaff: How small mobile operators can charge less

Giffgaff: How small mobile operators can charge less

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Mobile phone operators are not well trusted. In fact, if you asked the public to rank them, as an organisation type, on trust, they wouldn’t come out much higher than estate agents - and that’s according to a man that’s CEO of the UK’s youngest... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Pinball Arcade review (Android and iOS)

APP OF THE DAY: Pinball Arcade review (Android and iOS)

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It’s back to games today on App of the Day, and here is one that you can play on both Android and iPhone. You can certainly play on your mobile phone but, if you happen to own a tablet that works on either OS, then your luck is really in. Think The... >>

Immersion's HD Haptics show how your mobile phone will start touching you back

Immersion's HD Haptics show how your mobile phone will start touching you back

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A company by the name of Immersion has come up with a way of redefining your mobile phone and tablet touch experience. In what it's describing as HD Haptics, the company is able to give you a far more intense, controlled and precise vibration feedback... >>

Ford Evos Concept car: more details, more pictures

Ford Evos Concept car: more details, more pictures

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Ford took the time at Mobile World Congress 2012 to tell us a little more about its cloud-connected car concept called the Ford Evos which was first unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2011. And Pocket-lint took the time to take a few more... >>

Ubuntu for Android pictures and hands-on

Ubuntu for Android pictures and hands-on

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Canonical has come up with an idea for really putting purpose into your multicore Android phone. So powerful have mobiles become in the past 12 months that the London-based company is suggesting we use them to power our desktop computers - and power them... >>

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 pictures and hands-on

Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 pictures and hands-on

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With no yellow back, bright silver rim around the face and a front camera peeping out at you, it's clear from minute one of man-to-phone encounter that the Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 is a class above the super budget Mini 2 from the same company. The 3.8-inch... >>

Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 pictures and hands-on

Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 pictures and hands-on

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The bright yellow back of the Samsung Galaxy Mini 2 is a heavy clue as to who this phone is aimed at. Fresh off the back of the very successful, yes, you spotted it, Samsung Galaxy Mini, this Mobile World Congress 2012-announced device is a lot better... >>

Samsung Blaze 4G pictures and hands-on

Samsung Blaze 4G pictures and hands-on

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At first sight, the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G is a stubby little spud of a phone. To read that it's got a 4-inch screen - okay, 3.97-inch - is quite the surprise. It comes across more of a pebble than a slab thanks to its chunky middle. That's probably... >>

Panasonic Eluga Power pictures and hands-on

Panasonic Eluga Power pictures and hands-on

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Minimal and smart, the Panasonic Eluga Power is without a shadow of a doubt one of the most impressive mobile phones we got our hands on at Mobile World Congress 2012. The second in a quick succession of mobiles in what is a first foray into the European... >>