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Five smart ovens to make cooking fun

Five smart ovens to make cooking fun

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Appliances aren't just space-eating monsters anymore. In fact, they are starting to become one of the most valuable assets in the kitchen. Washing machines are getting smarter, letting you know when a cycle has finished. Fridges are becoming more advanced,... >>

iKettle: The Wi-Fi kettle review
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iKettle: The Wi-Fi kettle review

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Picture it: a lazy weekend morning in bed and all you want is a brew but can't be bothered to get and out of bed to boil the kettle. Now there's a solution: a Wi-Fi stainless steel kettle that can sync with your smartphone, aptly named the iKettle. Despite... >>

Philips expands Hue brand with white-only Hue Lux, Hue Tap lightswitch and luminaries

Philips expands Hue brand with white-only Hue Lux, Hue Tap lightswitch and luminaries

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Philips is expanding its line of Hue smart-lighting products with the introduction of the Hue Lux, a white-only version of the smartphone connected light bulb. The Hue line had traditionally been full of colour, but that doesn't necessarily bode well... >>

LG's new washing machines use NFC to offer more programmes via smartphone

LG's new washing machines use NFC to offer more programmes via smartphone

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LG has announced a new range of washing machines during its InnoFest 2014 event in Venice, featuring NFC for downloading extra programmes. Washing machines might not be something we cover regularly on Pocket-lint but as they become smarter and offer... >>

A week in reviews: 10 - 14 March

A week in reviews: 10 - 14 March

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It's here. Titanfall has landed. And we've been playing our socks off to see whether it's the game that makes the Xbox One whole. And with that major out of the way we don't hold back. Oh no, we continue to drop bombs of tech review wonderment. We've... >>

Hive by British Gas review
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Hive by British Gas review

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Of all the services offering to take control of your heating, Hive is probably the system that has the highest profile. That's in no small part due to plenty of marketing and a brand name that's instantly recognisable: British Gas. Hive by British Gas... >>

Guidelight automatic night light doesn't need a plug, lasts 25 years

Guidelight automatic night light doesn't need a plug, lasts 25 years

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Guidelight wants to reinvent the bulky night light, something we've all been familiar with from a young age. The Guidelight hooks to an electrical outlet, doesn't take up a plug, and turns on automatically when it gets dark. It's perhaps the perfect night... >>

Hands-on: Tefal Actifry Mini review

Hands-on: Tefal Actifry Mini review

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Pocket-lint last tested a Tefal Actifry appliance five years ago and while the technology itself has changed little in the meantime, the latest fryer is perhaps better suited to many British homes. The Tefal Actifry Mini is the company's smallest in the... >>

Google's acquisition of Nest completed: 'Nest to continue to innovate upon devices'

Google's acquisition of Nest completed: 'Nest to continue to innovate upon devices'

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Google's acquisition of Nest has officially been completed, following announcement of the deal in mid-January and subsequent regulatory approval. A filing with the SEC on Wednesday revealed the deal was officially closed for $3.2 billion on 7 February,... >>

A week in reviews: 18 - 22 November

A week in reviews: 18 - 22 November

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This week it's all about the gaming. We've crunched through both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One console reviews, alongside a stack of games to get you in the mood for next-gen. But we're far more versatile than that. Never the one-trick pony, we've also... >>