Emirates

Latest

Goal line tech: We play referee with the Hawk-Eye system ahead of 2013/14 Premier League debut

Goal line tech: We play referee with the Hawk-Eye system ahead of 2013/14 Premier League debut

By 8 August 2013

The Premier League 2013/14 will be unlike any other before it. And that's not down to just this year's transfers: the season will kick off with fully operational Hawk-Eye goal line technology - recently re-dubbed "goal decision technology" - and we got... >>

3 launches "Books on the Go"

3 launches "Books on the Go"

By 16 January 2009

3 has announced the launch of the new "Books on the Go" service, designed to bring best-selling books to subscribers’ mobile handsets in text or audio format. The service, provided by Andy McNab's GoSpoken.com, lets users browse, buy and download books... >>

COMMENT: Our favourite gadgets in 2008

COMMENT: Our favourite gadgets in 2008

By 31 December 2008

With 2009 finally here, what gadgets, technology or gizmos have the Pocket-lint team most enjoyed in 2008? Below, in our own words, are our favourites. Stuart Miles I might work at the so called coal face of gadgets but that doesn't mean that I necessarily... >>

More book publishers launch iPhone apps

More book publishers launch iPhone apps

By 9 December 2008

Two major book publishers have just announced mobile phone initiatives, with an emphasis particularly on the Apple iPhone and the App Store. In the States, the Penguin Group has announced the launch of "Penguin 2.0", which includes Penguin Mobile, and... >>

Amazon Kindle sold out way past Christmas

Amazon Kindle sold out way past Christmas

By 28 November 2008

Those Stateside who've not yet started their Christmas shopping and were hoping to nab a Kindle for a loved one are right out of luck. It seems for the second year running Amazon has run out of stock of the device in the crucial "holiday" period. Last... >>

Widget.com launches BeBook e-book reader

Widget.com launches BeBook e-book reader

By 4 November 2008

Widget.com has announced the UK release of the BeBook, described as "the latest" in portable eBook readers. The BeBook measures 184 x 120 x 10mm, weighs 220 grams and has a 600 x 800 6-inch display that uses Vizplex E-Ink technology. Offering one-handed... >>

John Lewis offers exclusive red Sony Reader

John Lewis offers exclusive red Sony Reader

By 31 October 2008

We've seen the red version launch in the States, but it seems department store giant John Lewis will offer the rouge version in the UK. Available exclusively to John Lewis, the red Reader offers the same functionality as the standard model, and is priced... >>

Mills & Boon launches e-books

Mills & Boon launches e-books

By 27 October 2008

Mills & Boon is making a "major commitment" to e-book publishing with the decision to make dozens of new titles available as digital downloads every month. The romance fiction company admits that one of the main benefits to e-book publishing is that customers... >>

Kindle will not see UK launch this year

Kindle will not see UK launch this year

By 20 October 2008

The UK will not see the launch of the Amazon Kindle e-book reader this year. Brian McBride, the managing director of Amazon in the UK, has told trade publication "The Bookseller" that we won't see the device that was launched back in November 2007 in... >>

Vodafone launches "Books on Mobile!"

Vodafone launches "Books on Mobile!"

By 6 October 2008

Vodafone has announced the launch of "Books on Mobile!" a new entertainment channel in conjunction with GoSpoken.com. Using GoSpoken.com, Vodafone customers can download audio - or in the next two weeks e-book versions - of the latest blockbusters or... >>