Reviews & hands-on

  • Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Contre Jour HD review (iPad / iPhone)

    By 5 September 2011

    Ever since Angry Birds, everybody has been looking for the "next Angry Birds". Even Angry Birds developer Rovio has struggled to find the "next Angry Birds" with its next Angry Birds - Angry Birds Seasons and Angry Birds Rio. And if that opening statement...

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    APP OF THE DAY: Feed Me Oil review (iPhone)

    By 6 June 2011

    Oil, that black gooey substance we all love to hate has had its fair share of critics of late; the ol' black gold is well overdue a makeover. So it's Chillingo that has taken the task upon itself as it's made oil cool again through a wickedly clever and...

  • Gaming

    APP OF THE DAY - Sticky (iPhone / iPod touch)

    By 24 February 2011

    Behold a tale of woe and mystery: Pocket-lint once drank so much Lucozade that it made us sneeze orange gloopy snot out of our right nostrils, which then congealed into one giant tangerine mass. We should've known then that this was not normal, but it...

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    APP OF THE DAY: Bear Grylls - The Bear Essentials review (iPhone)

    By 31 January 2011

    It’s snow week on Pocket-lint and we’re the unashamed masters of tenuous links, bringing you a selection of apps that may be useless, ill-conceived and not fit for purpose. You could never accuse Bear Grylls of being useless, having not only conquered...

  • Gaming

    App-vent Calendar - day 10: Cut The Rope: Holiday Gift (iPhone/iPod touch/iPad)

    By 10 December 2010

    Look, we're well aware that trying to fill 25 days worth of App of The Day with Christmas themed apps was always going to result in a few, well, cr-apps possibly making it in. But there has been a few big titles along the way as well, and no more so than...

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    APP OF THE DAY - Cut the Rope (iPhone)

    By 13 October 2010

    The world famous hobby of rope cutting has, in the past, often been associated with the rich and famous - a reserve of the powerful and something that the lower classes (outside of their usual manual labour) should not trifle with. However, with the advent...