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Argentina beat Brazil in heated FIFA final at Pocket-lint Tech Tavern

Argentina beat Brazil in heated FIFA final at Pocket-lint Tech Tavern

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Two stunning goals sealed the deal for Nigel in the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern FIFA World Cup final that saw Argentina beat Brazil in a heated final. Fans of the beautiful game turned up to the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern on Monday for an evening of PS4 gaming... >>

Pocket-lint Tech Tavern schedule starts Monday 16 June, see you there

Pocket-lint Tech Tavern schedule starts Monday 16 June, see you there

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The Pocket-lint Tech Tavern in association with O2 is almost upon us, and we've got a stack of cool things for you to come down and have a play with throughout the week. We are still confirming more fun things all the time, so make sure you bookmark this... >>

Calling all photographers: Join us for an Olympus mini photo shoot at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern tonight

Calling all photographers: Join us for an Olympus mini photo shoot at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern tonight

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Photography fans, listen up. Pocket-lint has teamed up with Olympus as part of the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern in association with O2 to bring you the chance to participate in a mini model photo shoot using the OM-D EM-10 camera and hosted by professional... >>

Forget phone controlled heating, Honeywell lets you do it from your wrist

Forget phone controlled heating, Honeywell lets you do it from your wrist

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Honeywell has launched a new app for the Pebble smartwatch that lets you control its Evohome smart central heating system with the smart watch. The new Pebble app, which went live in the Pebble App Store on Monday, lets you quickly see what the temperature... >>

Boris Johnson: London's already got driverless cars...

Boris Johnson: London's already got driverless cars...

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London Technology Week has kicked off with a bang with London Mayor Boris Johnson and former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg competing to build a brand new computer designed for kids. The event, in which the American's won, started off London Technology... >>

Pocket-lint Tech Tavern doors are open, come and see us

Pocket-lint Tech Tavern doors are open, come and see us

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We are here. We are set up and we are ready to talk gadgets, tech, games and lots more. The Pocket-lint team are based at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern with O2 all week at The Fable, 52 Holborn Viaduct, London. From around 10am every day this week, we... >>

London Technology Week: The Kit Malthouse interview

London Technology Week: The Kit Malthouse interview

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London Technology Week kicks off today celebrating London-based technology companies and the Capital's ability to compete against well known tech areas like Silicon Valley. The hope is that London Technology Week will become equal to, or better than,... >>

Tesla: All our patent are belong to you

Tesla: All our patent are belong to you

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Elon Musk, the confident CEO of Tesla, has followed on up previous hints with the confirmation that the electric motorcar company will allow any other company to use its patents without having to pay. "Tesla will not initiate patent lawsuits against anyone... >>

Hands-on: Skype for iPhone 5.0 review

Hands-on: Skype for iPhone 5.0 review

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Skype has overhauled its iPhone app, Skype for iPhone 5.0, with a new design, new features, and the promise of being considerably faster for those using it. Pocket-lint was given access ahead of the official rollout to use it in a real environment and... >>

Sky customers turning to on-demand in droves

Sky customers turning to on-demand in droves

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Sky has confirmed that more than half of all its TV customers now have a Sky+HD box connected to a broadband service and that on-demand viewing when in a connected home accounts for 5 per cent of all programmes watched. In a huge shift from its first... >>

Line Selfie Sticker app creates pictures of yourself that you'll want to unsee

Line Selfie Sticker app creates pictures of yourself that you'll want to unsee

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As you probably know, selfies are big at the moment, and so are stickers, which is probably why instant messaging app Line has released the Line Selfie Sticker app for you to create selfie stickers when you are using your iPhone.  Not being able to resist... >>

Honeywell Lyric intelligent thermostat takes on Nest

Honeywell Lyric intelligent thermostat takes on Nest

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Honeywell is to take on Nest with a new heating product to complement its Evohome heating system offering already available in the US and UK. The new intelligent heating system, which isn't as comprehensive as the company's Evohome offering, will be dubbed... >>

O2 Gurus confirmed for Pocket-lint Tech Tavern, ready to solve your gadget problems

O2 Gurus confirmed for Pocket-lint Tech Tavern, ready to solve your gadget problems

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The music you are hearing in your head right now should be the theme tune from The A-Team, because if you've got a problem with your tech, then you should come down to the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern with O2 during London Technology Week (16-20 June) to get... >>

Mirror's Edge E3 2014 trailer shows lots of promise, but still no release date

Mirror's Edge E3 2014 trailer shows lots of promise, but still no release date

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Progress on the new Mirror's Edge game is slow going it seems, but that hasn't stopped EA talking up the game even though it seems a long way from an official release. At this year's E3 event in Los Angeles, EA used some of their press conference to detail... >>

Skype for iPhone gets a remake, adds synced notifications, and speedier interface

Skype for iPhone gets a remake, adds synced notifications, and speedier interface

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Skype has announced that is it releasing a brand new version of its Skype for iPhone app with a new design and new features. The app, which is expected to be available on the App store very shortly, includes the ability to start group chats directly from... >>

Enjoy a free night of PS4 gaming at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern with O2

Enjoy a free night of PS4 gaming at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern with O2

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Pocket-lint has teamed up with PlayStation to give you a chance to enjoy an evening of gaming and drinks at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern in association with O2. The event will see you given the chance to play the latest PS4 games and have fun with the... >>

Elon Musk confirms £25k Tesla within 3 years and plans for R&D centre in the UK

Elon Musk confirms £25k Tesla within 3 years and plans for R&D centre in the UK

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Elon Musk, the founder of the Tesla Motor Company and other companies like Space X, has told Pocket-lint and other journalists at the UK launch of the Model S, that a cheaper model will be coming within the next 3 years.  Admitting the cheaper model... >>

First Drive: Tesla Model S

First Drive: Tesla Model S

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As we put our foot down on the accelerator, the Model S punches into action and we are off. Yes, we've just driven one of the first right-hand drive Tesla Model S cars to arrive in the UK - ahead of the official launch and the delivery of the new electric... >>

SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drive review
5.0 stars

SanDisk Connect Wireless Flash Drive review

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With more and more of us owning multiple devices, remembering what content is on which device can be a problem. So SanDisk has come up with what it believes is the ideal solution: the Connect Wireless Flash Drive. Although it may look much like a normal... >>

Classic 1965 Mustang gets Pioneer Apple CarPlay treatment, we ride shotgun

Classic 1965 Mustang gets Pioneer Apple CarPlay treatment, we ride shotgun

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Following the launch of Apple CarPlay, the new system is expected in the Pioneer car head units some time over the summer, with an announcement from the company that it would be rolling out a software update to some of its current devices already on... >>

Pocket-lint Tech Tavern venue confirmed

Pocket-lint Tech Tavern venue confirmed

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Planning and preparation for the first Pocket-lint Tech Tavern (#techtavern) in association with O2 from the 16-20 June is well and truly underway. We are happy to announce that for London Tech Week, Pocket-lint will be working from The Fable at 52 Holborn... >>

Amazon confirms 18 June event, 3D head-tracking phone expected after showing up in teaser video

Amazon confirms 18 June event, 3D head-tracking phone expected after showing up in teaser video

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Amazon has announced that it will hold an event, for what is expected to be the launch of its rumoured smartphone, on the 18 June in Seattle. The company has opted to announce the event via a special page on its website that invites journalists, developers,... >>

Hands-on: Samsung Z review

Hands-on: Samsung Z review

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The Samsung Z is the company's first Tizen smartphone that will be commercially available for the public to buy. And if successful, there are feelings that it could herald a new age for Samsung. So should Google be worried that it is about to lose its... >>

Samsung Tizen TV prototype shows what could be in store for the Smart TV

Samsung Tizen TV prototype shows what could be in store for the Smart TV

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Samsung has shown off a prototype Tizen TV at a Tizen Developer Conference in San Francisco, showing us what could be in store for the company's range of Smart TVs in the future. Although spokespeople at the event were keen to stress that this is merely... >>

Uros Goodspeed Mi-Fi review
4.0 stars

Uros Goodspeed Mi-Fi review

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The Goodspeed is a portable multi-SIM Mi-Fi hotspot designed for travellers, particularly those in the business of heading to one or multiple countries on a regular basis. If you need mobile data wherever you are in the world then the Goodspeed could... >>