New York archive

  • Snug Headphones emblazoned with classic 'I Love New York' logo
    Audio

    Snug Headphones emblazoned with classic 'I Love New York' logo

    By 29 October 2012

    Fans of New York can now express their affection for the Big Apple by donning the Snug I Love New York headphones, complete with iconic logo. With New York preparing itself for Hurricane Sandy, Snug - a British company - has secured licensing for the...

  • New York payphones become free Wi-Fi hotspots
    Online

    New York payphones become free Wi-Fi hotspots

    By 12 July 2012

    New York City is trialling a new scheme that sees selected payphones installed with Wi-Fi antennas, providing a new service for New Yorkers. Initially the service will be rolled out across ten neighbourhoods throughout Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan,...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 launched with spectacular New York lightshow
    Phones

    Nokia Lumia 900 launched with spectacular New York lightshow

    By 9 April 2012

    Boy, Nokia sure doesn't do things by halves does it? Having already launched its Nokia Lumia 800 by projecting a 400ft lightshow on London’s Millbank Tower, the manufacturer has turned its attention to New York’s Times Square.  The event marked...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Times Square Official New Year’s Eve Ball App - 2012 (iPhone)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Times Square Official New Year’s Eve Ball App - 2012 (iPhone)

    By 31 December 2011

    2011 has been the year of the app. It's the year in which Apple hit an average of 1 billion downloads from the App Store a month, the year in which the 10 billionth app was downloaded from the Android Market and also the year that Pocket-lint played Alan...

  • Synecdoche, New York - DVD review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Synecdoche, New York - DVD review

    By 9 October 2009

    I’m worried about Charlie Kaufman. His films show such an unwillingness to adhere to the crushing universal guidelines that we all live under, basics like the laws of physics and the tedious linear rigidity of time, that I wonder that he might decide...