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    London 2012 Olympic gold medal pictures and hands-on

    By 13 August 2012

    There were just 302 gold medals up for grabs at the London 2012 Olympic Games, each one lovingly machined by the Royal Mint, to a design by decorative artist David Watkins.  With the Games over, athletes who missed out will have to wait a few more years...

  • Phones

    Samsung Galaxy S III London 2012 limited edition pictures and hands-on

    By 7 August 2012

    Samsung and Carphone Warehouse recently announced a limited edition of the Samsung Galaxy S III to celebrate the London 2012 Olympic Games. We managed to get our hands on the exclusive designs, so you can examine them in the flesh.  Okay, so what you're...

  • Online

    Lego-built London 2012 Olympic Park pictures and eyes-on

    By 1 August 2012

    There aren't many people in the world who can say their official job title is "freelance Lego artist". But that's exactly how Warren Elsmore introduced himself to Pocket-lint when we went to look at his all-Lego model of the London 2012 Olympic Park....

  • Online

    Lego Team GB minifigs pictures and hands-on

    By 26 June 2012

    The Olympics are almost upon us and to celebrate Lego has created an exclusive range of Lego minifigs for you to collect to get into the spirit.   Pocket-lint convinced Lego to send us some ahead of the July release so we could have a play.  Like the...

  • Sports Fitness

    Adidas London 2012 Team GB kit: The tech to win us medals

    By 27 April 2012

    With the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games rapidly approaching, Team GB sportswear partner Adidas invited us to take a look at the range of kit available for our athletes and explain some of the tech that went into creating the garments. The range...

  • Tablets

    Acer Iconia Tab A510 Olympic Edition pictures and hands-on

    By 1 March 2012

    Acer will launch an Olympic branded Acer Iconia Tab A510 in the UK to celebrate the company's involvement in the London 2012 Olympic Games. The new tablet, that will spearhead a range of Olympic devices including notebooks, will be available in the UK...

  • Audio

    Panasonic 2012 Olympics cameras and camcorders hands-on

    By 1 July 2011

    Panasonic has unveiled a range of Olympics-branded products for the 2012 games in London and we were able to get our hands on some of them for a sneak preview. The new product lineup is set to include cameras, camcorders, headphones and SD cards and will...

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