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Here’s a new HTC phone you don’t have to wait until MWC for

Here’s a new HTC phone you don’t have to wait until MWC for

By 25 February 2015

HTC has launched a new phone ahead of Mobile World Congress after all... sort of. It has unveiled a new version of the HTC One (M8) as part of its special edition Champions League handset range. And although you won't strictly be able to buy one, you... >>

You shouldn't bet on Cortana, just yet

You shouldn't bet on Cortana, just yet

By 9 February 2015

Last week we brought you the news that Cortana was now offering Premier League football predictions directly to your Windows Phone.  Cortana has previously enjoyed plenty of success with such predictions, leading us to think that Microsoft had somehow... >>

Cortana brings Premier League predictions straight to your Windows Phone

Cortana brings Premier League predictions straight to your Windows Phone

By 4 February 2015

Cortana, Windows Phone's personal assistant, will now predict the outcome of Premier League matches, so you can ask your phone for weekend predictions before heading to the bookies. Cortana told us that West Ham would beat Manchester United, and that... >>

WIN: 2 Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition smartphones and Arsenal replica shirts up for grabs

WIN: 2 Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition smartphones and Arsenal replica shirts up for grabs

By 12 December 2014

Pocket-lint has teamed up with Huawei, the official smartphone partner for Arsenal FC, to give away two exclusive Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition smartphones, each with a 2014/15 Arsenal replica shirt. And we'll even add a name and number of your choice... >>

Ofcom opens investigation into £4.5 billion Premier League TV rights after Virgin Media complaint

Ofcom opens investigation into £4.5 billion Premier League TV rights after Virgin Media complaint

By 18 November 2014

Ofcom has announced that it will be investigating the sale of live TV rights for the FA Premier League under the competition act. It follows a complaint by Virgin Media that Brits are getting a poor deal compared to fans in other European nations. The... >>

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 review: Hits the ground running
4 out of 5

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 review: Hits the ground running

By 13 November 2014

The war was won by FIFA many years ago, but like an oblivious Japanese soldier, Pro Evolution Soccer - better known by its PES moniker - continues to lurk in the undergrowth, carefully biding its time. Perennially citing problems adapting to the new-gen... >>

Football Manager 2015 review: Top of the table
4.5 out of 5

Football Manager 2015 review: Top of the table

By 7 November 2014

For die-hard fans or those new to the series, each year's Football Manager game (nee Championship Manager) has been an essential purchase. After all, they always offer a few new features with each generation and an exhaustive database update with the... >>

Just how realistic is FIFA 15? Well, Luis Suarez is banned in game too

Just how realistic is FIFA 15? Well, Luis Suarez is banned in game too

By 29 September 2014

There have been plenty of examples over the last month or so to prove how much effort EA Sports has put into making FIFA 15 the most realistic yet, including adding all 20 Premier League grounds for the first time and scanning hundreds of players' heads... >>

FIFA 15 review
5 out of 5

FIFA 15 review

By 23 September 2014

In the past, reviewing a FIFA game has been a tricky affair. How can one wax lyrical over minor updates, no matter how many there are? Last year the series stepped foot onto the next-generation consoles, with PS4 and Xbox One showing off their graphical... >>

As Champions League football returns, HTC creates special edition HTC One (M8)

As Champions League football returns, HTC creates special edition HTC One (M8)

By 16 September 2014

The UEFA Champions League starts proper this evening, with the group stages of Europe's largest cup competition kicking off. Liverpool, Manchester City, Chelsea and Arsenal are all competing over the next couple of nights and sponsor HTC is celebrating... >>