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Best Christmas edition iPhone apps for gamers

Best Christmas edition iPhone apps for gamers

By 25 December 2010

As far as the entertainment world goes there's a long and rich history of Christmas specials. From Morecambe and Wise to the Office we've always been partial to a festive treat. As casual gaming becomes increasingly prevalent as a form of everyday entertainment... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 24: Kids Company MouthOff

App-vent Calendar - day 24: Kids Company MouthOff

By 24 December 2010

The time has at last arrived, the end of the Pocket-lint app-vent calendar of apps is upon us; with this our last in the series. As such we thought it a good idea to make this one about giving as well as receiving; it's also a hell of a lot of fun and... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 23: Waitrose Christmas

App-vent Calendar - day 23: Waitrose Christmas

By 23 December 2010

‘Twas two nights before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. Well, that’s not actually true, because with Christmas round the corner, we’re all fighting against the snow to get those last minute presents,... >>

App-vent - day 22: Fuzzle Christmas

App-vent - day 22: Fuzzle Christmas

By 22 December 2010

Everyone enjoys a little taster, whether it's at your local delicatessen in order to try a couple of choice cheeses; at the cinema, viewing the trailers for upcoming films or trying out the latest console title at your local games retailer. Our app-vent... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 21: Christmas Sweater-izer

App-vent Calendar - day 21: Christmas Sweater-izer

By 21 December 2010

In the lead up to Christmas Day Pocket-lint thought it a good idea to replace its regular App of the Day slot with something a little more festive. Then, from one of Pocket-lint's famous all-night brain storming sessions the App-vent Calendar was spawned... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 20: Amateur Surgeon Christmas Edition

App-vent Calendar - day 20: Amateur Surgeon Christmas Edition

By 20 December 2010

There can't be many of us who haven't at some point thought it would be a good crack to perform some impromptu amateur surgery on a sickly friend, whether it being pulling a tooth, or removing a troublesome mole. As a rule this kind of naive knife-play... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 19: Blinkx Happy Holidays

App-vent Calendar - day 19: Blinkx Happy Holidays

By 19 December 2010

"O Radix Jesse, qui stas in signum populorum, super quem continebunt reges os suum, quem Gentes deprecabuntur: veni ad liberandum nos, jam noli tardare." Ha - you didn't think that we had that in our locker did you? Well, you'd be wrong. Five minutes... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 18: Collapse Holiday Edition (BlackBerry)

App-vent Calendar - day 18: Collapse Holiday Edition (BlackBerry)

By 18 December 2010

Pocket-lint’s App-vent Calendar has served up a selection of festive apps to help or entertain you count down to the big day.  This has been mostly dominated by iPhone apps, but let’s face it – other app markets don’t seem to be able to keep... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 17: Weather HD Christmas Edition (iPad)

App-vent Calendar - day 17: Weather HD Christmas Edition (iPad)

By 17 December 2010

Us Brits are obsessed by the weather aren't we? We mean, if we had a pound for everyone that spoke to us about the weather today, we'd have £3 - enough to buy a can of Cherry Tango, a pack of Haribo Tangfastics and a bag of pickled-onion Space Invaders.... >>

App-vent Calendar - day 16: Guinness World Records: At Your Fingertips (iPad)

App-vent Calendar - day 16: Guinness World Records: At Your Fingertips (iPad)

By 16 December 2010

For some, Christmas is about giving to those worse off than ourselves and spreading joy and happiness to all. Others rejoice and celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, the son of God. And some take the opportunity to catch up with their families, loved... >>