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9 Windows Phone apps you must download first

9 Windows Phone apps you must download first

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Microsoft Windows Phone has come on leaps and bounds in recent years. As the software has become better so too have the phones and as a result more apps than ever are available on the platform. If you're new to Windows Phone or just aren't sure you've... >>

Amazon's Appstore is offering 40 apps for free during three-day Christmas sale

Amazon's Appstore is offering 40 apps for free during three-day Christmas sale

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Amazon is turning its regular Free App of the Day sale into a three-day event worth up to £150. The online retailer said it will make 40 apps and games available to customers completely free from 24 December to 26 December. A few of the more popular... >>

Amazon Prime Instant Video now streaming in 4K Ultra HD in UK too

Amazon Prime Instant Video now streaming in 4K Ultra HD in UK too

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Amazon has followed Netflix in offering some of its streamed video content in 4K to Prime members. And it's now made it to the UK too. As mentioned at the beginning of last month by the company's vice president of Amazon Digital Video, Michael Paull,... >>

6 ways to get your Christmas shopping even if you're going to be out

6 ways to get your Christmas shopping even if you're going to be out

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Christmas is almost upon us yet if you're like us there are still some presents to be bought and you don't particularly fancy popping along to the heaving shops to get them. Therefore, online shopping is much more attractive, even though it's late in... >>

Can't find the Amazon app in Google Play Store? Here's why...

Can't find the Amazon app in Google Play Store? Here's why...

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It's Christmastime, and that means the Amazon app is probably front and center on your device. If you're not shopping during breaks at work or tracking packages, you're likely redeeming digital Amazon vouchers sent by friends and loved ones as gifts.... >>

Where can you watch 4K streams right now? Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, and more

Where can you watch 4K streams right now? Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, and more

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Is 1080p no longer good enough for you?Well, you're not alone. Consumers are eager to embrace 4K content, but the same can't be said for streaming services. Although the notion of high-definition television has been around for a few years, only a handful... >>

Tesco Hudl 2 vs Amazon Fire HD 7: Which budget tablet to choose?

Tesco Hudl 2 vs Amazon Fire HD 7: Which budget tablet to choose?

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The battle of the budget tablets is fiercer than ever with two genuinely good tablets available at wallet-friendly prices. The Tesco Hudl, at £130, and the Amazon Fire HD 7, from £120, are the two best budget tablets out there. Now that affordable tablets... >>

Amazon Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite (2013): Which is better for me?

Amazon Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite (2013): Which is better for me?

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The top-of-the-line Kindle Voyage has been available for a few weeks now and many will be considering it as either a Christmas present for someone or a treat for themselves. However, it is quite pricey and a few pennies could be saved by opting for the... >>

What is the Google tax and will it affect you?

What is the Google tax and will it affect you?

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UK chancellor George Osborne today announced a revolutionary new measure to ensure multinational corporations that operate in the UK aren't able to avoid tax by shifting their profits abroad. As part of his Autumn Statement 2014, the chancellor said... >>

Amazon's streaming video service might offer free ad-supported option in 2015, separate from Prime

Amazon's streaming video service might offer free ad-supported option in 2015, separate from Prime

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Amazon wants to launch an ad-supported, streaming-video service next year, and it'll be different from the company's $99-a-year Prime membership that includes access to an established streaming-video service. According to The New York Post, which cited... >>

Amazon Kindle Voyage review: A first-class trip
4.5 stars

Amazon Kindle Voyage review: A first-class trip

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With tablet devices available in all shapes and prices these days it's amazing that eBook readers are still holding their own. But not only do Amazon's Kindle devices persistently perform well, the company regularly refreshes its range to keep things... >>

Amazon Kindle owners treated to new features, here's how to update your Voyage, new Kindle or Paperwhite

Amazon Kindle owners treated to new features, here's how to update your Voyage, new Kindle or Paperwhite

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Amazon has updated its most recent Kindle family of eBook readers with a couple of new features and enhancements. The update will be available over-the-air in the next few weeks, but if you can't wait you can download and install it now.The features will... >>

Best home entertainment 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best home entertainment 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

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Home entertainment is an even more exciting category this year than it was last year, with a huge variety of systems available to make your living room, or even a spare room the best place to be in the house. From the next-gen consoles bringing entertainment... >>

Amazon Prime Instant Video subscribers to get free 4K streaming by end of 2014

Amazon Prime Instant Video subscribers to get free 4K streaming by end of 2014

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Amazon has confirmed that it is committed to a 4K Ultra HD future by not only shooting its own original TV series in the higher resolution format, but by offering 4K video streaming to customers with compatible televisions before the end of the year.... >>

Amazon Prime Air drone delivery service coming to the UK, job listings spotted

Amazon Prime Air drone delivery service coming to the UK, job listings spotted

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Amazon may be planning to start testing its Prime Air drone delivery service in the UK after several jobs appeared with direct mentions of the service. The Register spotted the job adverts for Evi Technologies based in Cambridge. The positions being hired... >>

Amazon Prime now offers unlimited storage for your photos

Amazon Prime now offers unlimited storage for your photos

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Amazon Prime members rejoice, another service has been added to give you even more bang for your subscription buck: unlimited image storage.Amazon Prime Photos allows Amazon Prime members to upload photos to the Amazon Cloud Drive where they can be stored... >>

Amazon Fire TV updated with more game options and Android mirroring for all

Amazon Fire TV updated with more game options and Android mirroring for all

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No sooner has the Fire TV launched in the UK than Amazon has pushed a fairly major software update for the streaming box. One of the things that perhaps rankled about the device was that the list of compatible games was not as fully fleshed as we would... >>

Amazon won't ditch Fire Phone just yet, will make new ones

Amazon won't ditch Fire Phone just yet, will make new ones

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After posting dismal third-quarter results last week, it was clear Amazon missed with the Fire Phone and subsequently suffered due to lack of sales. An Amazon executive has now confirmed as much, while also hinting the company isn't giving up. Speaking... >>

Amazon.co.uk cosies up with O2 to sell you mobile contracts: We compare the deals

Amazon.co.uk cosies up with O2 to sell you mobile contracts: We compare the deals

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Amazon.co.uk will now sell you a mobile phone contract, meaning you can buy not only the hardware, but the tariff to go with it.Amazon has been selling smartphones for a long time, offering devices like the Moto G as a retail partner for Motorola before... >>

Amazon Fire Stick locks Chromecast and Roku in its $39 sights

Amazon Fire Stick locks Chromecast and Roku in its $39 sights

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Amazon has announced a new TV enhancing device in its Amazon Fire Stick. This follows the recent release of its Amazon Fire TV box. The Amazon Fire Stick is the company's version of Google's Chromecast and Roku's Stick. The Amazon Fire Stick will be $39,... >>

Hot new Warner comic book adaptation Constantine hits Amazon Prime Instant first

Hot new Warner comic book adaptation Constantine hits Amazon Prime Instant first

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Marvel has proven in recent times that comic book adaptations are hugely popular on the big and small screens alike, having huge success with its own-produced Avengers and tie-in movies. The second series of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has garnered great viewing... >>

Amazon Fire TV review
4.0 stars

Amazon Fire TV review

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When we first encountered the Amazon Fire TV and wrote our original review, it was a US product only. Since then though it has made it onto the UK market too and, with hindsight and time on its side, the UK version has implemented some of the things missing... >>

Amazon Q3 2014: Dark times ahead as losses widen to $437 million

Amazon Q3 2014: Dark times ahead as losses widen to $437 million

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Amazon has reported third-quarter earnings, and it's clear the company hasn't been doing well. The company posted a net loss of $437 million, or 95 cents a share, and revenue of $20.58 billion, meaning it just barely missed expectations of $20.84 billion... >>

Nexus 9 starts at £319 if you pre-order from Google or Amazon

Nexus 9 starts at £319 if you pre-order from Google or Amazon

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Amazon.co.uk has listed all the models of the HTC-made Google Nexus 9 tablet for pre-order under its pre-order guarantee scheme and is taking a gamble on prices starting at £319 for the 16GB Wi-Fi only model. UPDATE: The Google Play Store has also... >>

Amazon Fire HD 7 review
4.0 stars

Amazon Fire HD 7 review

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Timing is everything and in the case of the Fire HD 7 tablet, Amazon has been dealt a particularly unlucky slice of it. Had the Fire HD arrived in our hands before we had a chance to play with the Tesco Hudl 2, we'd be impressed by the refresh to Amazon's... >>