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Rebecca Minkoff's tech wearables are all about high-end fashion, set to debut on runway in New York

Rebecca Minkoff's tech wearables are all about high-end fashion, set to debut on runway in New York

By 5 September 2014

Luxury fashion brand and designer Rebecca Minkoff has partnered with case maker Case-Mate to create a collection of wearable tech accessories, and they're described as something "you’ll actually want to wear". It's no secret that a lot of wearables... >>

All the Android Wear watches in photos, Moto 360, G Watch R, ZenWatch, SmartWatch 3 and more

All the Android Wear watches in photos, Moto 360, G Watch R, ZenWatch, SmartWatch 3 and more

By 5 September 2014

Android Wear is well and truly out the door with all the expected watches unveiled at IFA, and a few surprises too. Pocket-lint has been on the ground at the trade show to get some hands-on time with the Android Wear smartwatches. From the early releases... >>

IPhone 6: Industry sets the stage ahead of Apple's big reveal

IPhone 6: Industry sets the stage ahead of Apple's big reveal

By 5 September 2014

The stage is set. The industry - apart from Apple - has laid its cards on the table, leaving it up to Apple to woo us as we run towards Christmas Day. There will be time to play catch-up: Google still has its Android L event some time in October, and... >>

HTC abandons smartwatch plans, has it been scared off by competition?

HTC abandons smartwatch plans, has it been scared off by competition?

By 5 September 2014

HTC has abandoned plans to make a smartwatch Pocket-lint has learnt. Sources familiar with the matter have told us that although the company was planning to launch a smartwatch for customers, it has now abandoned the idea for the time being. Our source... >>

World’s first brain-to-brain message sent across 5,000 miles

World’s first brain-to-brain message sent across 5,000 miles

By 5 September 2014

First there were keyboards, then touchscreens, now voice control – but next is mind control. Scientists have successfully sent a message between two brains across 5,000 miles. The brain-to-brain message was sent from the thoughts of one person directly... >>

Barclays launching finger scanner for online banking

Barclays launching finger scanner for online banking

By 5 September 2014

Barclays has announced that it will be introducing a finger scanner to be used for online banking in the UK. Barclays has teamed up with Hitachi to create the biometric reader which uses the tech company's Finger Vein Authentication Technology, or Vein... >>

Moto 360 smartwatch coming to UK early October, £199

Moto 360 smartwatch coming to UK early October, £199

By 5 September 2014

Motorola has confirmed to Pocket-lint that it will be launching the anticipated Moto 360 smartwatch in the UK in early October, for £199. The circular Android Wear smartwatch, the first from the company, will be available from O2, Tesco, Amazon and John... >>

Moto 360 hands-on: The big round smartwatch

Moto 360 hands-on: The big round smartwatch

By 5 September 2014

Announced at Google I/O in June, the Moto 360 has taken a long-ish time to make it to UK shores but the wait is almost over. Costing £199 and avialable from early October, we managed to get our hands on the new circular Android Wear smartwatch to see... >>

Apple iWatch to come in two sizes, with flexible sapphire screen and tiny sensors

Apple iWatch to come in two sizes, with flexible sapphire screen and tiny sensors

By 4 September 2014

With only four days left to go before Apple's special event, major details about the iWatch and next-generation iPhone are beginning to emerge. The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, both of which have great track records when it comes to Apple... >>

Sphero Ollie hands-on review: Cylindrical, fast, and totally cool

Sphero Ollie hands-on review: Cylindrical, fast, and totally cool

By 4 September 2014

Ollie is finally out. The Sphero team first showed off Ollie at CES 2014 in January, but its latest robot toy was called something different then: Sphero 2B. It has been renamed and is considered the follow-up to the original Sphero, a smartphone-controlled... >>