Archive for Stuart Miles

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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

By

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... >>

Apple OS X Yosemite Public Beta signup live, make sure you're in the first 1 million to not miss out

Apple OS X Yosemite Public Beta signup live, make sure you're in the first 1 million to not miss out

By

Apple has confirmed that the Public beta for OS X Yosemite will be limited to the first 1 million people who sign up to the Public Beta program. Registration which is already open to those keen to get involved without paying to be apart of the company's... >>

Are Apple's new widgets designed for an iWatch?

Are Apple's new widgets designed for an iWatch?

By

At its annual WWDC developer conference in San Francisco, Apple has taken the wraps of its latest mobile phone operating system; iOS 8. While the user interface sees very little change in the overall design ethos announced by the company in 2013, Apple... >>

Will iOS 8 work on my iPhone? Which devices support which features

Will iOS 8 work on my iPhone? Which devices support which features

By

Apple has announced iOS 8, a new version of its mobile operating system for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch and with it a stack of new features and new possibilities. Like previous new versions of the OS, not all devices are supported, leaving us with... >>

Swiftkey: We've already started building Swiftkey keyboard for iOS

Swiftkey: We've already started building Swiftkey keyboard for iOS

By

Swiftkey has confirmed that the company has already started building a Swiftkey for iOS keyboard. In a statement to Pocket-lint after Apple revealed it would allow third-party keyboards, the company confirmed that it would build and offer its keyboard,... >>

Apple Health and HealthKit for iOS 8 has your wellness at heart

Apple Health and HealthKit for iOS 8 has your wellness at heart

By

Apple has turned its focus to your health with its latest version of iOS 8 for the iPhone and iPad. Coming in two parts, HealthKit and Health, the app will work with third-party apps to pull together all the health-related information that is being pulled... >>

iCloud Drive takes on Dropbox, OneDrive and other cloud services for OS X Yosemite users

iCloud Drive takes on Dropbox, OneDrive and other cloud services for OS X Yosemite users

By

Apple has announced iCloud Drive, a new cloud based storage service that looks to take on Dropbox, OneDrive and Google Drive.  The new feature, which will be available in OS X Yosemite, the new version of the company's desktop operating system, will... >>

WWDC 2014 rumours: What to expect at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference 2014

WWDC 2014 rumours: What to expect at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference 2014

By

Apple will start is Worldwide Developer Conference for 2014 in San Francisco today, with a keynote speech to kick it off. But what can we expect to be announced at the show based on all the chatter, rumours, speculation, and gossip so far doing the rounds?... >>

Hands-on: Logitech Turnaround case for iPad Air review

Hands-on: Logitech Turnaround case for iPad Air review

By

Logitech has launched a new iPad case for the iPad Air that not only lets you use your iPad in a variety of angles, but also lets you rotate your iPad to view it portrait as well. We slotted in our office iPad Air to see how the new case performed. The... >>

Hands-on: Logitech Big Bang iPad case review

Hands-on: Logitech Big Bang iPad case review

By

Just how clumsy are you? Very, hopes Logitech, because it wants you to buy its Logitech Big Bang iPad Air case to protect your Apple tablet from your kids, your family, heck, yourself. To do that, Logitech has created a rubberised shock-absorbent protective... >>

London Technology Week hopes to be a Tinder for tech companies

London Technology Week hopes to be a Tinder for tech companies

By

London Partners has kicked off the start of its London Technology Week push saying that the week long collection of events, which Pocket-lint is apart of, will become a "vast tinder / match.com experience for tech companies and fans." The comments made... >>