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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 include... >>

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 your... >>

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 is... >>

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 Fashion... >>

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, which... >>

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 and... >>

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 of... >>

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 subscription... >>

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... >>

Via.Me app now on Android for cross social networking sharing

Via.Me app now on Android for cross social networking sharing

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Via.Me, the app that lets you share files across multiple social networks from one portal, is now available on the Android platform.Created by developer RadiumOne, the app enables users to create, filter and share files including pictures, videos and... >>

Planning your own funeral? There's an app for that, iFuneral

Planning your own funeral? There's an app for that, iFuneral

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A new app for the iPhone means you can plan your own funeral right down to the very last detail before you head to the Apple store in the sky. The iFuneral app enables you to select your religion, what songs you want played, how you want to be dressed,... >>

Valve moving into hardware gaming space

Valve moving into hardware gaming space

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Gaming developer Valve has posted a job listing that confirms it is looking to move into the hardware space, suggesting a Valve console could be on the horizon.Despite saying it had no such plans in March, Valve has now spoken of a desire to move into... >>

Nokia teaser hints at augmented reality Nokia World announcement (video)

Nokia teaser hints at augmented reality Nokia World announcement (video)

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Nokia has released a short video teaser just a day before the start of its Nokia World event, suggesting augmented reality could be on the menu.Though the clip is only 16 seconds long, there’s enough information to suggest a tie-in between augmented... >>

BlackBerry 10 L-Series leaked image shows new user interface in all its glory

BlackBerry 10 L-Series leaked image shows new user interface in all its glory

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The World Wide Web has been give a sneak peek at what RIM’s new BlackBerry 10 L-Series will look like after a leaked image began circulating.The image is allegedly of the first BlackBerry touch device to run on RIM’s new BlackBerry 10 OS and is part... >>

Samsung Galaxy S III now with Quick Tap contactless payment service

Samsung Galaxy S III now with Quick Tap contactless payment service

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Orange and Barclaycard have announced that the Samsung Galaxy S III will be the first Android smartphone to utilise a contactless payments service.Samsung Galaxy S III users will be able to load their phone with money from their MasterCard, Visa, debit... >>

Ever wanted to play as Marty McFly in GTA IV? Now you can with the Back to the Future mod (video)

Ever wanted to play as Marty McFly in GTA IV? Now you can with the Back to the Future mod (video)

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As far as Grand Theft Auto IV mods go, this Back to the Future-inspired PC version is just about as good as it gets.The mod, which was demoed on YouTube by creator “seedyrom34”, sees your character transformed with a Marty McFly skin, while the time-travelling... >>

Nokia Lumia 920 specs and picture reveals wireless charging

Nokia Lumia 920 specs and picture reveals wireless charging

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More news on what we can expect from Nokia’s flagship Windows Phone 8 device has begun filtering through, with the Lumia 920 seemingly equipped for wireless charging.According to The Verge, a magnetic strip will be fitted into the back of the handset... >>

O2: No Android Ice Cream Sandwich update for Sony Xperia Ray, Xperia Arc and Xperia Neo

O2: No Android Ice Cream Sandwich update for Sony Xperia Ray, Xperia Arc and Xperia Neo

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Bad news for Sony Xperia Ray, Xperia Arc and Xperia Neo users, with O2 announcing it is pulling the plug on the anticipated Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update.O2 has taken to its blog to reveal the news, saying that after a series of tests the Ice... >>

Dune HD Connect stick is world's smallest Full HD Media player

Dune HD Connect stick is world's smallest Full HD Media player

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Plug the Dune HD Connect into the back of your “normal” televison and you’ll get the same experience as that of a smart TV, with access to the internet and a host of apps.Dune’s dongle is the world’s smallest Full HD Media Player and slots straight... >>

Google Nexus 7 tablet 3G version imminent

Google Nexus 7 tablet 3G version imminent

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The Google Nexus 7 could be about to get even more awesome after reports suggestin a 3G version of the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet is being prepped. According to MoDaCo: “Asus is currently ramping production in preparation for launch in around 6... >>

Star Wars Snowspeeder made into a sled (video)

Star Wars Snowspeeder made into a sled (video)

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A Star Wars fan has got creative and conjured a sled that resembles the Snowspeeder, as seen in The Empire Strikes Back.Going by the name “fortyozjuicebox”, the Star Wars enthusiast built the sled from cardboard but went into extreme detail painting... >>

More iPad mini mock-ups again showing thinner bezels

More iPad mini mock-ups again showing thinner bezels

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It may not have been officially announced, but that hasn’t stopped a flow of new mock-up images of the iPad mini from appearing. As with previous mock-ups, it needs emphasising that these images resemble what people think the next-gen iPad will look... >>

Razer Blade gaming laptop now twice as fast thanks to GTX and quad-core processor

Razer Blade gaming laptop now twice as fast thanks to GTX and quad-core processor

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The dedicated gaming laptop, the Razer Blade, has had its feature set boosted, making it twice as fast as the original.The laptop, which features a 17.3-inch display, manages to maintain its svelte credentials, with a 22mm waistline when closed and weighing... >>

Onkyo speaker system and docking station crank up Bluetooth audio

Onkyo speaker system and docking station crank up Bluetooth audio

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Onkyo, the audio expert, has showcased its latest products, including a 2.1 channel home speaker system and a six-channel Bluetooth and iOS docking system at this year’s IFA event in Berlin.The Onkyo LS3100 Living Speaker System is geared towards improving... >>

Nimbuzz, Symbian's number one app comes to Windows Phone

Nimbuzz, Symbian's number one app comes to Windows Phone

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Nimbuzz is coming to Windows Phone devices after the instant messaging app developer spoke directly with Nokia.The application - which enables its 105 million users to communicate with each other free via text message, group messaging, picture sharing... >>

Plantronics limited edition GameCom Commander headset is geared for the competitive gamer

Plantronics limited edition GameCom Commander headset is geared for the competitive gamer

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Some play games for fun, but for others it’s far more than that. If you fall into the latter category you’ll want to take a look at the Plantronics GameCom Commander headset, an audio kit that could make all the difference in your quest for gaming... >>

HTC Accord Windows Phone 8 handset in image render leak, comes with Beats Audio

HTC Accord Windows Phone 8 handset in image render leak, comes with Beats Audio

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An image render, allegedly of the HTC Accord, has been leaked along with a few additional specs of what we might expect from one of HTC’s first Windows Phone 8 devices. The image first appeared on Twitter, but Windows Phone fan site WPCentral has since... >>

Sennheiser and Adidas team up for headphone range

Sennheiser and Adidas team up for headphone range

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Sennheiser and Adidas have joined forces and unveiled five headphones geared towards sports enthusiasts with comfort paramount. Well that and sweat resistance.The headphones have been tested by professional athletes and each offer a different design,... >>

Withings WS-30 internet scales beam your weight direct to your smartphone

Withings WS-30 internet scales beam your weight direct to your smartphone

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Withings next-generation bathroom scales have been unveiled at IFA, with the WS-30's beaming information straight to your smartphone or tablet device. The Withings WS-30 scales work in tandem with the Health Companion app, with your weight sent wirelessly... >>

Apple to use LG and AU Optronics displays in iPad mini, to arrive October

Apple to use LG and AU Optronics displays in iPad mini, to arrive October

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The iPad mini will initially use displays made by both LG and AU Optronics Corporations according to reports.Apple will use the two companies' panel technology to equip the much anticipated, though yet to be confirmed, iPad mini’s 7.85-inch display.It... >>

Etymotic Android app adjusts sound levels after listening to your surroundings

Etymotic Android app adjusts sound levels after listening to your surroundings

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Headphone specialists Etymotic has branched out into the Android app world with its StreetSonics application which listens to your surroundings before enabling you to adjust sound levels accordingly.The smart app becomes aware of the ambience around you,... >>

The Plantronics Bluetooth headsets you won't have to charge for five months

The Plantronics Bluetooth headsets you won't have to charge for five months

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Plantronics has unveiled two new Bluetooth headsets that won’t need charging for up to five months, depending on how often you use them.Unveiled at IFA, the Plantronics M55 and M25 are mono headsets that both feature the manufacturer’s new DeepSleep... >>

Amazon chooses Nokia Maps over Google for its new Kindle Fire range

Amazon chooses Nokia Maps over Google for its new Kindle Fire range

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Amazon has decided to use Nokia’s mapping services in its new range of Kindle Fires, according to reports, and despite the company’s relationship with Google. At least one Kindle Fire tablet is expected to be announced on Thursday 6 September at... >>

New FIFA 13 video starring Joe Hart, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Messi (obviously)

New FIFA 13 video starring Joe Hart, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Messi (obviously)

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The Premier League season has kicked off and we’re only weeks away from the arrival of FIFA 13, so it’s the perfect time for EA Sports to release its latest advert for the next installment of its football gaming franchise.The usual suspects make an... >>