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The Sub could be the ultimate home draught beer kit, from Apple designer Marc Newson

The Sub could be the ultimate home draught beer kit, from Apple designer Marc Newson

By 7 October 2014

Could this be the end of the pub? It's certainly a great alternative. The Sub was created by Heineken and Apple designer Marc Newson to offer home draught beer perfection. The Sub launched on 1 October in silver and is now going to be available in a black... >>

Epson EcoTank printers promise to last 2 years before needing an ink change

Epson EcoTank printers promise to last 2 years before needing an ink change

By 2 October 2014

Epson has announced a new range of EcoTank printers which it claims will go a full 2 years before the ink needs to be changed. Of course claiming 2 years is tough as it all depends on how much a person uses the printer. But it's a bold claim that certainly... >>

Tado smart thermostat review
4 out of 5

Tado smart thermostat review

By 8 August 2014

A connected home is becoming a more desirable prospect these days and the Internet of Things (IoT) is making that a feasible reality. Whether it be through appliances that let you know when your undies are clean and ready to hang on the line, through... >>

Honeywell Evohome review
4 out of 5

Honeywell Evohome review

By 7 August 2014

There are a number of companies vying for your business when it comes to controlling your heating system at home. British Gas has Hive, Google owns Nest in the US (which is expected to eventually come to the UK), and there's the German company Tado also... >>

Five smart ovens to make cooking fun

Five smart ovens to make cooking fun

By 7 August 2014

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
3 out of 5

iKettle: The Wi-Fi kettle review

By 4 August 2014

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

By 28 March 2014

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

By 19 March 2014

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

By 15 March 2014

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
4 out of 5

Hive by British Gas review

By 10 March 2014

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... >>