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UK cinemas ban Google Glass, six days after release

UK cinemas ban Google Glass, six days after release

By 30 June 2014

Google Glass has only be available to buy in the UK for six days, and already cinemas have banned the smartglasses. Why? Piracy. So far the largest cinema chain to ban Glass is Vue while the Cinema Exhibitor's Association trade group has also banned them.... >>

Solar-powered park benches that recharge phones? We've got them, says Boston

Solar-powered park benches that recharge phones? We've got them, says Boston

By 30 June 2014

Boston is introducing new park benches, called Soofas, which use solar panels to collect energy and allow anyone to charge their mobiles while they rest their feet. The benches are also able to transmit data so information on things like air quality and... >>

Want to fly first class but can't afford it? BAE Systems' IntelliCabin offers economy similar comforts to upper

Want to fly first class but can't afford it? BAE Systems' IntelliCabin offers economy similar comforts to upper

By 30 June 2014

BAE Systems has revealed its IntelliCabin aircraft cabin system that will allow airlines to offer economy customers similar creature comforts to those in business, first or upper classes. And it could be implemented as soon as next year. The system provides... >>

What can Android Wear do? Here's all the best features explained, with tips and tricks

What can Android Wear do? Here's all the best features explained, with tips and tricks

By 28 June 2014

The world's first Android Wear watches have begun to launch for consumers, and that means it is time to review all the best features and hidden gems buried within Google's operating system for wearables. This is everything you need to know. Let's just... >>

What did you do Ray? The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man attacks our Lego Ghostbusters set

What did you do Ray? The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man attacks our Lego Ghostbusters set

By 27 June 2014

"Who you gonna call?" says the box proudly, leading you to savour the thought of building the Ecto 1 car from the 80s classic Ghostbusters in Lego. The new set, which is part of the new Lego Ideas (previously Cuusoo) family, is the latest throwback to... >>

Makies, world's first 3D printed dolls launch in Hamleys, this is what they look like

Makies, world's first 3D printed dolls launch in Hamleys, this is what they look like

By 27 June 2014

During Hamleys' Christmas in July showcase held technically in June (and nowhere near Christmas but such is the nature of these things), Pocket-lint's eye was attracted to a new range of dolls coming to the store the very next day. Makies, a British brand... >>

What's more awesome than Glastonbury? Lego Glastonbury

What's more awesome than Glastonbury? Lego Glastonbury

By 27 June 2014

Glastonbury starts today, the music side of the festival anyway, and many thousands will already be there enjoying the sun (at the moment at least) and other festivities. However, The Lego Movie's UK Twitter feed has given us a glimpse of something that's... >>

Moto 360's beautiful design and interface shown off in new Motorola video

Moto 360's beautiful design and interface shown off in new Motorola video

By 26 June 2014

In an attempt to whet our appetite, Motorola has just given the world a sneak peek at the Moto 360 smartwatch. After Google announced on June 25 that Android Wear watches were available for preorder, everyone across the globe got excited. And then people... >>

Real FX Racing AI RC cars: Hands-on with the Kickstarter project everyone's talking about

Real FX Racing AI RC cars: Hands-on with the Kickstarter project everyone's talking about

By 26 June 2014

No sooner have we seen one Scalextric replacement system than another turns up. Real FX Racing, on the face of it, has a similar premise to Anki Drive, which Pocket-lint played with during our Tech Tavern event in honour of London Technology Week. However,... >>

This is the winning face of the Moto 360, even the runners up are stunners

This is the winning face of the Moto 360, even the runners up are stunners

By 26 June 2014

After Google announced the Android Wear watches were available for pre-order last night everyone was excited. Then we found out that was only the Samsung Gear Live and LG G Watch and that we'd have to wait for Motorola's Moto 360. Realising we might be... >>