London Eye archive

  • London 2012 tweets to be turned into London Eye lightshow with Daley Thompson unveil
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    London 2012 tweets to be turned into London Eye lightshow with Daley Thompson unveil

    By 20 July 2012

    For the duration of the London 2012 Olympics, EDF Energy will be gathering up tweets about the games before projecting them on to the London Eye as part of a nightly lightshow. The first show will be unveiled by Olympic gold medal decathlete Daley Thompson,...

  • ALL NEW: Pocket-lint Podcast #69
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    ALL NEW: Pocket-lint Podcast #69

    By 27 January 2012

    The Pocket-lint Podcast is back with a bang this week as we've given it a right royal overhaul and crafted, what we believe to be, the snappiest tech talk around. 30 minutes of the finest gadget gibber gabber. Brand new industry interviews and top stories...

  • London Eye pod packing Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 pictures and hands-on
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    London Eye pod packing Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 pictures and hands-on

    By 25 January 2012

    Earlier this week, the EDF Energy London Eye revealed that it would be packing the big-wheel's pods with Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 devices and Pocket-lint was invited down to test out the new tech. Each capsule boasts six of the Honeycomb tablets mounted...

  • EDF Energy London Eye installs Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1s for interactive experience
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    EDF Energy London Eye installs Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1s for interactive experience

    By 23 January 2012

    The EDF Energy London Eye has announced a tie-in with Samsung, which sees the capital's landmark and world’s tallest cantilevered observation wheel offer in-capsule experiences using numerous Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1s. Each capsule will feature six...

  • Six excellent ideas for a geek bank holiday weekend
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    Six excellent ideas for a geek bank holiday weekend

    By 28 August 2009

    The weather's looking like it's going to hold for the bank holiday weekend and you need to think up some last minute excursion ideas. But there's no time to look down every one of the intertubes for inspiration, so we've done it for you and added an appropriately...

  • London Eye launches 4D cinema extravaganza
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    London Eye launches 4D cinema extravaganza

    By 12 August 2009

    The London Eye has added a new dimension to its experience today with the opening of a 4D film for people to enjoy at no extra cost. The three minute short is screened in a purpose-built cinema 3D cinema with the addition of a series of special effects...

  • London Eye to get Wi-Fi-enabled, multimedia "daddy" capsule
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    London Eye to get Wi-Fi-enabled, multimedia "daddy" capsule

    By 18 May 2009

    The London Eye is to get a tech makeover with the announcement of around £12.5 million investment in upgrading what's apparently the UK's number one paid-for visitor attraction. Having already seen 33 million visitors, the attraction's capsules are to...