Archive for Stuart Miles

Qualcomm details your next, next smartphone

Qualcomm details your next, next smartphone

By

As the latest flagship smartphones are announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona by the likes of HTC, LG, Sony and others, chip maker Qualcomm is already looking to enhance the next generation of phones that haven't even been thought up yet. The... >>

You won't believe these photos were taken with an iPhone 6

You won't believe these photos were taken with an iPhone 6

By

Apple has seemingly responded to Samsung's claims that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus camera isn't as good as the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge cameras announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Sunday with a gallery of amazing shots... >>

Official Samsung Galaxy S6 camera photo samples show how good new camera really is

Official Samsung Galaxy S6 camera photo samples show how good new camera really is

By

Just how good is the new camera on the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge? Is it really good enough to take on the iPhone and HTC's efforts and replace your standard point and shoot at the same time? Samsung thinks so, and has released a series of photos... >>

Huawei Watch official, could it be the Apple Watch of the Android Wear world?

Huawei Watch official, could it be the Apple Watch of the Android Wear world?

By

Huawei is the latest manufacturer to announce that it is entering the smartwatch arena. The new wearable, announced at its press conference on Sunday kicking off Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, will be simply dubbed the Huawei Watch. "Designed by... >>

Swatch enters smartwatch market, but not how you would have thought

Swatch enters smartwatch market, but not how you would have thought

By

Swatch has entered the "Smartwatch" market with a rather different approach to Apple and Android phone makers. Rather than create an all-singing-all-dancing wearable that will deliver notifications to your wrist or let you turn off the heating when you... >>

MWC through the years: Best phones of the last 12 shows

MWC through the years: Best phones of the last 12 shows

By

Mobile phones have certainly changed a lot in a short space of time, from dumb handsets to feature phones to the content-rich smartphones we have today. And there has been no better place to see that growth over the years than the hallowed halls of the... >>

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

Who says there's no 4K content? 150m 4K video cameras have already been sold

By

Own a 4K television and are struggling to find content other than season three of House of Cards to watch? Well that's strange because new figures show that in 2014 over 150 million devices were sold that have the ability of recording 4K footage. And... >>

EE promises super fast 4G+ that will make your fibre broadband look like dial-up

EE promises super fast 4G+ that will make your fibre broadband look like dial-up

By

EE and Qualcomm are about to make surfing the internet on the go even faster regardless of how many people are also using their phone or tablet on the network around you. The company, which has already started rolling out a new improved 4G+ service in... >>

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

By

Sky has often come out with interestingly designed remote controls - such as the football team editions - or set-top-boxes, and its latest venture is to partner with Disney to launch a dedicated Sky+HD Frozen-themed remote control for those that just... >>

Choose your Apple Watch: All the straps and styles

Choose your Apple Watch: All the straps and styles

By

With three different models and a number of different straps, there will be a lots of deciding to do when Apple launches the Apple Watch in April. While the functionality of the watch will be the same across the board, how it will look will vary drastically.... >>

Zane Lowe leaves BBC for Apple, here are 6 jobs he could be doing

Zane Lowe leaves BBC for Apple, here are 6 jobs he could be doing

By

Zane Lowe, the BBC Radio 1 DJ has announced that he will leave the BBC in March to join Apple. Lowe, who has been with the BBC for 12 years, currently hosts a number of shows at the station, but is giving all that up to relocate to Cupertino with his... >>

Watch out Hollywood, now people are making movies shot with an iPhone 6

Watch out Hollywood, now people are making movies shot with an iPhone 6

By

A 15-minute movie shot entirely on an iPhone 6 has been successfully backed on Kickstarter, giving Hollywood a run for its money.  Romance in NYC was directed and produced by Tristan Pope, who was keen show people what's possible with phone camera... >>

Wear a Nike FuelBand? Nike says take it off

Wear a Nike FuelBand? Nike says take it off

By

Nike has released an update to its Nike FuelBand app for the iPhone that means you can ditch your Nike FuelBand altogether. The latest update to the iPhone version of the FuelBand app shifts away from needing the band to collect data to using the iPhone's... >>

Asus Zenbook UX305 price and retailers revealed

Asus Zenbook UX305 price and retailers revealed

By

Asus originally announced its superslim Zenbook UX305 during the IFA consumer trade show in Berlin last September, but although a Christmas release date was touted at the time, it failed to hit the streets in 2014. Instead, the world's slimmest 13.3-inch... >>

Samsung Galaxy S6 MWC invite decoded

Samsung Galaxy S6 MWC invite decoded

By

The invites for Samsung's Unpacked event at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona are out, and the conspiracy theories can start with earnest. Before you start twisting your head to see what that lines actually means or represents however, here at Pocket-lint,... >>

Snow photos: Five top tips for great shots in the snow

Snow photos: Five top tips for great shots in the snow

By

The UK and parts of the US is covered in snow again which many might curse as they have to trudge to work, but it can also present some fun opportunities too. So before the sun rears its head you can grab your camera and get shooting. The snow makes... >>

Hands-on: FiftyThree Pencil review: Going for gold

Hands-on: FiftyThree Pencil review: Going for gold

By

Paper by FiftyThree is a beautiful app that allows you to draw to your heart's content on the iPad with little interference. And recently, the developer announced a tie-in with Adobe to make Paper compatible with the Creative Cloud. However, that's not... >>

What comes next after we're done with the Internet of Things? Intel gives us some clues

What comes next after we're done with the Internet of Things? Intel gives us some clues

By

What's going to be the next big thing after the Internet of Things? It might be a massive trend right now, but once the standards have been cracked and every device and appliance you own is connected to the cloud and each other, eyes will be looking... >>

Withings Activité Pop review: Forget Swiss Made, this budget option is brilliant
4.0 stars

Withings Activité Pop review: Forget Swiss Made, this budget option is brilliant

By

First came the Swiss Made Activité smartwatch from Withings with its shiny metal exterior, curved circular glass, leather straps, and hefty £320 price tag. For those struggling to justify such expense for what is effectively a very nice watch meets... >>

Apple: Android users love the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple: Android users love the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

By

Tim Cook has said that Android users just "love" the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, citing that the last quarter saw the highest number of Android switchers over the last three launches. The comments made during the Q&A session of the Apple Q1 '15 earnings... >>

Olloclip 4-in-1 lens for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus review: Making your iPhone camera better

Olloclip 4-in-1 lens for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus review: Making your iPhone camera better

By

We all know the how good the iPhone cameras are, but Olloclip thinks it can make them even better. It has just launched the 4-in-1 lens for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (£69.99). The new lens set, a follow on from the previous iPhone 5 and iPhone... >>

12-inch MacBook Air parts spotted, is this Apple's next laptop?

12-inch MacBook Air parts spotted, is this Apple's next laptop?

By

Leaked photos have given us more evidence that Apple could be building a 12-inch MacBook Air to be released later this year. Fresh "spy shots" of what is claimed to be the rear casing and new logo of the supposed new ultra-small, ultra-thin laptop have... >>

How to get the new Windows 10 on your PC, tablet, phone or Xbox One

How to get the new Windows 10 on your PC, tablet, phone or Xbox One

By

Microsoft has pulled the covers back even more for Windows 10 detailing new features and tricks. It has also detailed, for the first time, that the operating system will be replacing Windows Phone 8, and coming to the Xbox to create a single OS for all... >>

Trick time: Tony Hawk motorised fingerboards coming to a skate park near you

Trick time: Tony Hawk motorised fingerboards coming to a skate park near you

By

The maker of Hexbug miniature robots has teamed with skating legend Tony Hawk to create remote controlled finger skateboards and various skate park setups to trick out on. The sets, some of which are already available, are a collaboration between Hawk... >>

Nerf N-Strike Modulus is the Project Ara of blasters

Nerf N-Strike Modulus is the Project Ara of blasters

By

Nerf fans, good news, Hasbro has created a modular Nerf blaster that you can add new sections and accessories too, a bit like Google's Project Ara smartphone concept. And with over 30 different variations for you to lust after, you and your friends can... >>