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Clipp app is like Uber for bar tabs

Clipp app is like Uber for bar tabs

By 17 June 2014

Clipp is a new app that's being hailed as the "Uber for bar tabs". Yes, hailed. Clipp allows pub goers to put a tab on the app, which they can limit from their phone, negating the need to leave a card behind the bar. It also means when it comes to settle... >>

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

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

By 17 June 2014

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... >>

Facebook for iPad update brings new right-hand column with content just for gamers

Facebook for iPad update brings new right-hand column with content just for gamers

By 17 June 2014

Facebook is introducing a new update to Facebook for iPad, and that update changes the look of the app and puts a spotlight on games. According to Facebook, more than 70 percent of the people who use Facebook for iPad worldwide have played a Facebook-connected... >>

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

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

By 16 June 2014

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... >>

Hands-on: Amazon Prime Music streaming service (web, desktop, and mobile) review

Hands-on: Amazon Prime Music streaming service (web, desktop, and mobile) review

By 14 June 2014

Amazon has introduced a new streaming service in the US called Amazon Prime Music. The company said it provides unlimited, ad-free access to "over a million songs and hunderds of custom-built playlists". And there's no subscription fee. You just have... >>

Pic Nix Silent B.O.B. robot shames your Instagram friends into no longer posting selfies

Pic Nix Silent B.O.B. robot shames your Instagram friends into no longer posting selfies

By 13 June 2014

It's not easy to tell your friends that they posts too many selfies on Instagram. But luckily there is a robot that'll do it for you. A service called Pic Nix has developed a robot with one sole purpose: posting and tagging your friends in photos, with... >>

Hands-on: Skype for iPhone 5.0 review

Hands-on: Skype for iPhone 5.0 review

By 12 June 2014

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... >>

Turn iPhone speakers into a wireless surround-sound system, using Audibly app

Turn iPhone speakers into a wireless surround-sound system, using Audibly app

By 12 June 2014

Three WWDC scholarship winning students have teamed up to create an app called Audibly which lets users combine iPhones to create surround-sound. The Audibly app was created to allow users to share music directly to other devices so more than one person... >>

Uber alternatives that also work with London’s black cabs

Uber alternatives that also work with London’s black cabs

By 11 June 2014

To black cab drivers in London the Uber app is like a fast spreading plague. It did allow users to hail a minicab using an app from wherever they are, rather than waiting to hail a good old Hackney Carriage. But now, after a planned go-slo day for black... >>

Uber embraces black cabs with UberTAXI option, claims 850 per cent jump in sign-ups

Uber embraces black cabs with UberTAXI option, claims 850 per cent jump in sign-ups

By 11 June 2014

Uber has added an option for those users in London that makes it possible to hail a black taxi through the popular cab service app. There has been growing upset over recent months about apps like Uber not being held to the same standards as London's... >>