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Bronze music format ensures the same song sounds different every time you play it

Bronze music format ensures the same song sounds different every time you play it

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A new music format has been created to ensure no song sounds the same, no matter how many times you play it. “Bronze” alters the components in a song each time you listen to it, which in turn subtly makes it sound different with every listen.  The... >>

RunKeeper training plans now free thanks to latest update

RunKeeper training plans now free thanks to latest update

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Fitness app RunKeeper has released an update that means sports enthusiasts will no longer have to pay for the various training plans on offer.  Conduced by professional coaches the training plans are geared towards helping people to lose weight through... >>

Wikipad gaming tablet gets price and arrival date

Wikipad gaming tablet gets price and arrival date

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The Wikipad gaming tablet, unveiled at the beginning of the year at CES, is finally set to go on sale in the US.  GameStop will be selling the device, which runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, from October 31 for $499. Pre-orders can be made now which will... >>

Create your own 3D iPhone case with 3DPCase app

Create your own 3D iPhone case with 3DPCase app

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A new app that enables you to design your own 3D protective case for the iPhone has just hit the Apple App Store. The 3DPCase app enables users to choose from a range of designs created by a host of renowned designers before customising the case with... >>

Sky+ updated with undelete function and Catch Up TV

Sky+ updated with undelete function and Catch Up TV

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Sky+ is receiving an update that will enable the recall of programmes that have been deleted accidentally. The Undelete feature stores deleted programmes in a separate folder. Any programmes sitting in the deleted space can then be restored - or, if you’re... >>

Samsung Galaxy S III: 20 million units sold in just 100 days

Samsung Galaxy S III: 20 million units sold in just 100 days

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Twenty million units sold in just 100 days is good business no matter how you look at it. So expect the champagne to be flowing at Samsung HQ – perhaps the booze will cause the manufacturer temporarily to forget the Apple trial – after it attributed... >>

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 now supports Retina Displays

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 now supports Retina Displays

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Adobe has released an update to its Premier Pro Creative Suite 6 (CS6) that will enable users to view and edit images and video at the resolution of the Retina Display found in the Apple iPad and the new Macbook Pro. The Premiere Pro CS6 6.0.2 update... >>

Tinker Tablet for kids targets $15,000 Kickstarter funds

Tinker Tablet for kids targets $15,000 Kickstarter funds

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A children’s toy start-up company is hoping to raise $15,000 from Kickstarter to roll out its Tinker Tablet wooden puzzle.  The Tinker Tablet is “designed to inspire creative kids aged three and up” and consists of a magnetic screen that sits on... >>

LG 6 Motion washing machine now available with limited edition Giles Deacon design

LG 6 Motion washing machine now available with limited edition Giles Deacon design

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An LG washing machine emblazoned with a limited-edition Giles Deacon design has gone on sale. The flowery print has been plastered on LG’s 6 Motion washing machine and is available for the tidy sum of £1,199.99. LG is an official sponsor of London... >>

HTC Flyer 2 tablet could be real after detailed specs emerge

HTC Flyer 2 tablet could be real after detailed specs emerge

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Details of a new HTC Flyer 2 have emerged suggesting the Taiwanese manufacturer is gearing up to take on the likes of the Google Nexus 7, with a possible unveil on 19 September. As with the original, the HTC Flyer 2 will run Android, but reports claim... >>

New iPad mini images shows back cover casing

New iPad mini images shows back cover casing

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Images of what is alleged to be the back cover of the new iPad mini have emerged, to give further insight into where the various ports, power button and volume keys will sit. One of the images shows the empty casing sitting on top of a standard iPad,... >>

Did Amazon reveal two new tablets during American Football game? (video)

Did Amazon reveal two new tablets during American Football game? (video)

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Amazon may have just teased a host of American Football fans with two new devices after the company aired a new commercial during the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys game. The one-minute long advert appears to give a glimpse at what seems to be a backlit... >>

Ice Cream Sandwich update for Sony Xperia Arc, Neo and Ray, so long as you're on Vodafone

Ice Cream Sandwich update for Sony Xperia Arc, Neo and Ray, so long as you're on Vodafone

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Vodafone has told Pocket-lint that the Sony Xperia Arc, Ray and Neo handsets that use its network will all be receiving an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. This is despite rival operator O2 announcing that the phones had failed in stringent testing... >>

Amazon phone 'confirmed', modified Android OS expected

Amazon phone 'confirmed', modified Android OS expected

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Amazon could be about to enter the smartphone arena with a handset of its own - the Amazon phone - if reports are to be believed. Amazon is to hold a press launch in Los Angeles on Thursday, with The Verge claiming that "multiple sources" have confirmed... >>

Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headset by Monster features NFC pairing

Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headset by Monster features NFC pairing

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Nokia used its Nokia World event to demonstrate how easy it is to pair the Nokia Purity Pro Stereo Headsets to its new Windows Phone 8 handsets - the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820 - via NFC.  The headphones are actually manufactured by Monster... >>

Nokia Lumia 920's pairs up to JBL PowerUp Wireless Charging Speaker with NFC

Nokia Lumia 920's pairs up to JBL PowerUp Wireless Charging Speaker with NFC

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Nokia has demonstrated how the Nokia Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 handset’s NFC capabilities can be used to enhance your audio experience with a range of JBL speakers. At the Finnish manufacturer’s Nokia World event in New York, Nokia revealed a set... >>

Nokia Lumia 820 Windows Phone 8 smartphone becomes official

Nokia Lumia 820 Windows Phone 8 smartphone becomes official

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Nokia’s foray into Windows Phone 8 continues with the unveiling of the Nokia Lumia 820 at the Nokia World event in New York. As was expected, the phone is more of a mid-tier offering than its more accomplished sibling the Nokia Lumia 920, but it still... >>

Nokia reveals Fatboy wireless charging pillow for Nokia Lumia 920

Nokia reveals Fatboy wireless charging pillow for Nokia Lumia 920

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Nokia World has seen the unveiling of a pillow by the Finnish manufacturer. That’s right, a pillow. A joint venture with Fatboy, the Fatboy Pillow Charger works with the Nokia Lumia 920 and enables users to simply lay their phone down on the cushion... >>

Nokia Lumia 920 unveiled as flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone

Nokia Lumia 920 unveiled as flagship Windows Phone 8 smartphone

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Nokia has revealed its flagship Windows Phone 8 handset - and boy, does the Nokia Lumia 920 look pretty. The new Lumia 920 will feature wireless charging, PureView technology and a 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor. Claiming to have the best smartphone... >>

iPhone 5 concept video shows the features we want, but (probably) won't get

iPhone 5 concept video shows the features we want, but (probably) won't get

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A video showcasing several conceptual features that we’d like to see on the iPhone 5 has found itself into the Pocket-lint inbox. In truth these features are unlikely actually to appear in the iPhone 5 – one’s a certain no-no – so perhaps a video... >>

Nokia Music arrives in the US with free music for Lumia users

Nokia Music arrives in the US with free music for Lumia users

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Nokia Lumia 900 and 710 users in the US can now download an app that will provide free access to more than 150 exclusive playlists from a range of different genres. Nokia Music is free to download from the Marketplace with no adverts, registration or... >>

Windows Phone 8 will house 'Rooms' for meet ups and data sharing

Windows Phone 8 will house 'Rooms' for meet ups and data sharing

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One of the new features to be introduced on Windows Phone 8 will be a feature called Rooms. which will enable users to interact with other users in a private virtual space. Attendees will be able to share information with each other, such as photos, calendar... >>

New Sony NEX-6 compact system camera picture emerges

New Sony NEX-6 compact system camera picture emerges

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Another image of the rumoured Sony NEX-6 compact system camera has emerged, just weeks before international trade fair Photokina begins. Though the image reveals little in terms of specs, it does show the Sony NEX-6 sitting next to three lenses, and looks... >>

It's on, iPhone 5 invite confirms 12 September event

It's on, iPhone 5 invite confirms 12 September event

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An invitation to what is expected to be the unveiling of the new iPhone 5 has arrived from Apple.  The event will take place on 12 September and Pocket-lint will be in attendance, with ticket firmly grasped to our chest, to give you the lowdown on Apple’s... >>

Getac Z710 lays claim to being toughest ever Android tablet

Getac Z710 lays claim to being toughest ever Android tablet

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Getac has unveiled its 7-inch Getac Z710 device, adding that it’s “the world’s most compact and robust Android tablet”. Judging by the official press shots, it certainly looks like it could hold its own, with a rubberised shell encasing the entire... >>