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Best Christmas 2015 apps: Elf Yourself, NORAD Tracks Santa, and more

Best Christmas 2015 apps: Elf Yourself, NORAD Tracks Santa, and more

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There's an app for almost anything these days - including Christmas. You can download an app that turns your family into a bunch of goofy-looking, virtual elves, and then you can use the same app to share with the world a festive video clip of them dancing.... >>

Own a Ford and an iPhone? You can now use Siri voice control in your car

Own a Ford and an iPhone? You can now use Siri voice control in your car

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Ford is finally adding Siri compatibility to its cars, with vehicles globally able to receive a software update to add Apple Siri Eyes-Free capability to their in-car systems. Cars from the last four years are able to get the update as long as they have... >>

Monument Valley developer ustwo and TfL combine to help blind people around Tube stations

Monument Valley developer ustwo and TfL combine to help blind people around Tube stations

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Transport for London has announced that it is trialling an application and technology system in London Euston Underground station that could greatly aid blind people in getting around the capital. Wayfindr is a system co-developed by ustwo - the studio... >>

New Google Santa Tracker offers fun activities each day leading up to Christmas

New Google Santa Tracker offers fun activities each day leading up to Christmas

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Google has already updated its Santa Tracker tool, because it wants kids checking back every day in the run up to Christmas. The internet giant is an interesting company. When it's not knee-deep in moonshot projects, creating fun Google Doodles, or burying... >>

Star Wars-themed VR experience for Google Cardboard is now out

Star Wars-themed VR experience for Google Cardboard is now out

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You can now step inside the Star Wars Universe - not just watch it. Well, sort of. To get you pumped for the Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Disney is doing all sorts of promotions, including partnering with Google and Verizon on a Star Wars-themed virtual... >>

Samsung made a Gear VR web browser: Here's what you need to know

Samsung made a Gear VR web browser: Here's what you need to know

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Starting in early December, you'll be able to use your Samsung Gear VR headset to browse the web in virtual reality. Samsung is launching a beta version of "Samsung Internet for Gear VR." It's basically a virtual reality web browser. The idea is that... >>

On the first day of Christmas, Ofcom gave to me … news that Wi-Fi could be disturbed by lights on the tree

On the first day of Christmas, Ofcom gave to me … news that Wi-Fi could be disturbed by lights on the tree

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Ok, so it isn't the first day of Christmas, but when there's a seasonal rhyme to be had who can resist?  Ofcom has today announced that it is launching a Wi-Fi Checker app, aiming to help people examine the quality of the Wi-Fi in their homes.  The... >>

Sonos will work with Apple Music in beta starting 15 December

Sonos will work with Apple Music in beta starting 15 December

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If you subscribe to Apple Music, you'll soon be able to stream songs from it to Sonos' wireless speaker system. Sonos offers access to a number of music services that it has partnered with, including Spotify, Deezer, Napster, Last.fm, 7Digital, Amazon... >>

MoboMarket found out which day sees the most app downloads in India

MoboMarket found out which day sees the most app downloads in India

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The MoboMarket Android app store has taken a deep look at mobile data in India and released all of its findings in a new report. One of the more interesting bits discovered is that Sunday is the day with the highest app download activity, followed by... >>

Best gadgets you can buy right now: EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2015 winners announced

Best gadgets you can buy right now: EE Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2015 winners announced

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As 2015 is drawing to a close it's that time of year again when we award the gadgets and games that have made the last 12 months extra special. What's more, it's not just our own particular favourites that have risen to the top, but thanks to our panel... >>