Archive for Hunter Skipworth

  • 4oD live on Sky TV catch up from Monday

    4oD live on Sky TV catch up from Monday

    By 15 March 2013

    We've been teased for long enough about the impending presence of 4oD on Sky, with a "coming soon" logo on our On Demand screen. Now it's finally about to arrive. From Monday, head over to the Sky On Demand service on your Sky box and you should be...

  • Samsung Galaxy S4 features hitting Galaxy S3

    Samsung Galaxy S4 features hitting Galaxy S3

    By 15 March 2013

    The shiny new Samsung Galaxy S4 might not seem quite so different after all. Many of the new features announced with the handset could be coming to the current-gen Samsung Galaxy S3. "Anything that we can do that's not dependent on hardware, like infrared,...

  • Samsung Galaxy S4: New features explored

    Samsung Galaxy S4: New features explored

    By 14 March 2013

    The phone you have all been waiting for has arrived. The curtain has been lifted, the box opened and now, finally, the Samsung Galaxy S4 is here. So what’s new about the Samsung flagship? Hot off the press, here is all you need to know about the Galaxy...

  • HTC One release date and where can I get it?

    HTC One release date and where can I get it?

    By 14 March 2013

    The HTC One has arrived, bringing with it the latest and greatest that Android has to offer. This means a top of the line 1080p screen, some clever camera tech and plenty more. HTC has confirmed that, unfortunately, HTC One UK availability has been slightly...

  • YouTube capture app gets iPad compatibility

    YouTube capture app gets iPad compatibility

    By 14 March 2013

    The YouTube capture app, which allows you to send video direct from your smartphone to the video sharing website, now has iPad compatibility. You can film any sort of video and instantly edit it and then send it straight off to YouTube, from your iPad...

  • Windows 8 Twitter app goes live

    Windows 8 Twitter app goes live

    By 14 March 2013

    Windows 8 has just got itself a proper official Twitter app. The app, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store, has all the usual Twitter functionality plus a few extra twists. Unique to the Twitter app are some modern UI treatments - namely, it...

  • Samsung Galaxy S4: Everything you need to know

    Samsung Galaxy S4: Everything you need to know

    By 14 March 2013

    The rumour roller-coaster ride is almost over. The invites are in and now, finally, we know when we will first set eyes on the next Galaxy, the Samsung Galaxy S4. On 14 March 2013, Samsung will unveil its flagship Android phone which could, in theory,...

  • More leaked Samsung Galaxy S4 pictures appear

    More leaked Samsung Galaxy S4 pictures appear

    By 14 March 2013

    Fresh pictures of Samsung's new Galaxy S4 phone have been leaked and from the look of it, they match the design of other leaks perfectly. So is this the Galaxy S4? To all intents and purposes, it looks likely. Samsung appears to have gone for an iPhone...

  • Apple updates iMac with VESA mount

    Apple updates iMac with VESA mount

    By 14 March 2013

    Apple has launched a new version of its iMac computer, with a built-in VESA mount on the back. The idea is that the mount allows you to hang it on the wall, so you can have a floating Mac screen. VESA mounts are typically reserved for LCD TVs and can...

  • LG mocks Samsung in super-size Times Square ad

    LG mocks Samsung in super-size Times Square ad

    By 14 March 2013

    Samsung has been quite keen to push the Times Square factor of its Galaxy S4 launch, sending out pics of the gigantic and presumably extremely expensive adverts with which it has adorned the square. Now LG has seen fit to engage in a game of "my ad's...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Pope Election 2013 review (iPhone)

    APP OF THE DAY: Pope Election 2013 review (iPhone)

    By 13 March 2013

    We get that this isn't necessarily for everyone, but if you are a bit of a Pope fan, then this app could prove invaluable. It acts like a one-stop shop for all news, images and general gossip about the 2013 papal election. It is also laid out really well,...

  • Android head moves on, replaced by Chrome lead, what's next for Google?

    Android head moves on, replaced by Chrome lead, what's next for Google?

    By 13 March 2013

    Google's Andy Rubin is no longer in charge of Android. As revealed in a blog post earlier today from Larry Page, Sundar Pichai is to replace Rubin as leader of Android.  This is a big deal, as it was Rubin who worked wonders with Android, helping transform...

  • Mystery Motorola phone revealed in hands-on review

    Mystery Motorola phone revealed in hands-on review

    By 13 March 2013

    An as yet unknown Motorola handset has been given the full hands-on treatment by Vietnamese website Tinh Te.  The blog, which is known for its skills at getting handsets before release, has posted a proper run through of the new Moto phone, as well as...

  • Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarks show Qualcomm GPU in tow

    Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarks show Qualcomm GPU in tow

    By 12 March 2013

    Another leak for the Galaxy S4, this time in UK spec and in better detail. AnTuTu benchmarks of the phone posted on Omio.com show a quad-core 1.8 GHz ARMv7 processor, 2GB of RAM and interestingly, a Qualcomm Adreno 320 GPU renderer which is the same as...

  • BBM Voice arrives on BlackBerry 5 handsets

    BBM Voice arrives on BlackBerry 5 handsets

    By 12 March 2013

    BlackBerry clearly hasn't forgotten about the elders of its current handset line up, despite all the excitement around the Z10. The company has brought BBM 7 and BBM voice to phones running BlackBerry 5, a fairly old operating system. The BBM 7.0.1 software...

  • Lotus Exige S (2012)
    5 out of 5

    Lotus Exige S (2012)

    By 12 March 2013

    Driving a car like the Lotus Exige isn't the sort of thing that translates well into the written word. We can explain how well connected you feel to it and the road, and how taut and controlled it feels, but honestly, the only way to understand is by...

  • Samsung Galaxy S4 hands-on video could show the next Galaxy

    Samsung Galaxy S4 hands-on video could show the next Galaxy

    By 12 March 2013

    Samsung might just have the mother of all phone leaks on its hands, with a video  appearing online of a supposed Samsung Galaxy S4 being put through its paces.  The phone, which appears to be fairly thick and hefty as well as a touch laggy, has us...

  • 3D printer makes Gummi candies from 3D body scans

    3D printer makes Gummi candies from 3D body scans

    By 12 March 2013

    A cafe in Japan is producing some truly unique 3D printed models. Called the FabCafe, visitors can have their entire bodies scanned and then printed out in 3D Gummi form. The human Gummi bears are designed to put smiles on the faces of couples on Japan's...

  • PS Vita US price drop in advance of PS4 launch

    PS Vita US price drop in advance of PS4 launch

    By 12 March 2013

    The PlayStation Vita has just got itself a tasty price cut over in the States, with Sony stores now selling the handheld for $199.97 (£135). This represents a $100 saving with the console and puts it in the same price bracket as the Nintendo 3DS. The...

  • First Steam Box launching Christmas with $1,000 price tag

    First Steam Box launching Christmas with $1,000 price tag

    By 11 March 2013

    The Xi3 Piston, the first of the unofficial Steam Boxes, will be launching around Christmas this year with a $1,000 price tag. Unfortunately we don't have pricing and availability for the UK yet, but can fill you in with more details on what the Piston...

  • God of War: Ascension
    4 out of 5

    God of War: Ascension

    By 11 March 2013

    God of War is a game about getting angry. It tasks you with laying waste to anyone in Ancient Greece, god, man or monster, who has done so much as even look at you funny. The series looked like it had come to an end with God of War III on PS3, as its...

  • Watch Angry Birds Toons in-app on your smartphone or tablet

    Watch Angry Birds Toons in-app on your smartphone or tablet

    By 11 March 2013

    The announcement of Angry Birds Toons, Rovio's own cartoon based around the grumpy birds, left us wondering exactly where we would be able to watch it when it launches on 17 March. All has now been revealed, with Rovio adding a TV channel to its games...

  • New Apple TV uses A5 chip, not A5X as rumoured

    New Apple TV uses A5 chip, not A5X as rumoured

    By 11 March 2013

    The rumoured A5X chip update for the Apple TV has materialised as something much more interesting. The new box, which was designed to be a simple internal hardware update, has long been rumoured to be using an A5X chip after documents of the new Apple...

  • Vauxhall Adam Siri edition, the first Apple iCar?

    Vauxhall Adam Siri edition, the first Apple iCar?

    By 11 March 2013

    Vauxhall's Adam range is about to get the mother of all special editions, in the form of the Vauxhall Adam Siri. The car is colour-matched with the iPhone, shipping in white or black, and features brushed-aluminium detailing in a clever nod to Apple's...

  • StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Collector's Edition pictures and hands-on

    StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Collector's Edition pictures and hands-on

    By 11 March 2013

    StarCraft II's epic Heart of the Swarm expansion is due to hit the shops on 12 March and Pocket-lint has been lucky enough to get its hands-on a collector's edition to help you make your buying decision. It ships in the usual chunky box that Blizzard...


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