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  • Scosche myTrek pictures and hands-on
    Sports Fitness

    Scosche myTrek pictures and hands-on

    By 28 December 2011

    Looking to shed a few pounds following the Christmas binge? If you have an iPhone then you are literally spoilt for choice. We've looked at a number of iPhone apps in the past that offer to track your performance using the on-board GPS, but the offering...

  • Nokia Lumia 800 Batman Edition pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Nokia Lumia 800 Batman Edition pictures and hands-on

    By 19 December 2011

    Limited to only 40 handsets worldwide, we couldn't bear to see the Nokia Lumia 800 Batman Edition slip through our fingers. Released to tie in with the forthcoming The Dark Knight Rises movie, we managed to get number 15 from the exclusive run of Nokia...

  • LG Optimus LTE pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    LG Optimus LTE pictures and hands-on

    By 15 December 2011

    We're not certain that the LG Optimus LTE, or LU6200, will ever make it to the UK, but as a flagship device in its native Korea, and recently launching in Japan, we thought we'd have a quick play to see what it offers.  Naturally the BIG thing in the...

  • LG Prada 3.0 pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    LG Prada 3.0 pictures and hands-on

    By 14 December 2011

    Perhaps the most surprising thing about the new LG Prada phone is that it doesn’t look as vulgar as some of the rich person handsets that have gone before it. There are no hideous Swarovski crystals here, no vile faux gold trim, just a stylish and well-designed...

  • Orange San Francisco II pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Orange San Francisco II pictures and hands-on

    By 2 December 2011

    Something people forget - especially tech journalists - is that not everyone can afford, or wants, a £500 mobile telephone. But, even people with limited money to spend on handsets may want access to some of the cool features available on smartphones...

  • Ultimate FX Lightsaber pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Ultimate FX Lightsaber pictures and hands-on

    By 1 December 2011

    Go on, 'fess up. Just how many times did have you picked up a pole or stick and swiped it around making Lightsaber noises? Well now you don't have to. Toy Lightsabers, even replicas, are nothing new but the Ultimate FX Lightsaber from Hasbro caught our...

  • Skype Freetalk Connect Me home phone pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Skype Freetalk Connect Me home phone pictures and hands-on

    By 29 November 2011

    Skype recently unleashed a couple of devices to get you all VoIPed up without even needing to turn on your PC; the Skype Freetalk Connect Me home phone adapter and the GE Digital Cordless Expandable Telephone with Skype. Starting with the adapter and...

  • Canopy Kapok pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Canopy Kapok pictures and hands-on

    By 23 November 2011

    With the iPhone 4 topping the charts as the most popular "camera" on Flickr, it’s clear that people are using iPhones to take an awful lot of pictures. Canopy think they can step things up a notch with their Kapok case. The Kapok is a case for your...

  • BlackBerry Curve 9380 pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    BlackBerry Curve 9380 pictures and hands-on

    By 16 November 2011

    Yet more phones emerging from the BlackBerry camp, in what appears to be a veritable river of BlackBerry 7 packing handsets flooding our phone shops. Next up is the Curve 9380, the QWERTY free 'All Touch' version of the 9360. Sizing in at 109 x 60 x 11.2mm,...

  • Gametel Bluetooth gamepad turns every phone into the Xperia Play (video)
    Gaming

    Gametel Bluetooth gamepad turns every phone into the Xperia Play (video)

    By 16 November 2011

    A Swedish company called Gametel is about to launch a new accessory for Android phone users that will let them play games using a Bluetooth gaming D-pad rather than the phone’s touchscreen. The new Gametel controller in effect turns your Android phone,...

  • Adobe Photoshop Touch for Android pictures and hands-on
    Apps

    Adobe Photoshop Touch for Android pictures and hands-on

    By 14 November 2011

    Adobe is continuing to venture into the interesting world of apps with a new range of software for Android Honeycomb tablets, allowing them to work on photos away from their computer. The lead app in the new suite is Photoshop Touch which is, as the...

  • Pure Highway 300Di announced, we go hands-on
    Audio

    Pure Highway 300Di announced, we go hands-on

    By 11 November 2011

    Pure has unveiled its latest attempt to get on the road with you - the Pure Highway 300Di; a professionally installed car radio system that will help you with the jump from analogue to digital. Rather than being a mere follow up to the original Pure Highway,...

  • uDraw GameTablet for PS3 pictures and hands-on
    Gaming

    uDraw GameTablet for PS3 pictures and hands-on

    By 11 November 2011

    THQ's uDraw GameTablet has already been available on the Nintendo Wii for a while (since March, to be precise) but now it's coming for PS3 and Xbox 360, and features a few new bells and whistles, to boot. For starters, it's dubbed "high definition" by...

  • Hitachi Touro Mobile Pro pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Hitachi Touro Mobile Pro pictures and hands-on

    By 7 November 2011

    We recently reviewed the Hitachi LifeStudio Desk Plus here on Pocket-lint; an external hard disk drive with plenty of bells and whistles, but if you want it simple, small and fast then the Hitachi Touro Mobile Pro could be more up your street.  Simple,...

  • Plantronics M1100 with Vocalyst pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    Plantronics M1100 with Vocalyst pictures and hands-on

    By 7 November 2011

    Plantronics' latest Bluetooth headset is one that takes the simple take-and-make call function one step further - by integrating all of your communication channels at the touch of a button. And that's because the Plantronics M1100 comes with its new cloud-based...

  • Panasonic Lumix 3D1 announced, we go hands-on
    Cameras

    Panasonic Lumix 3D1 announced, we go hands-on

    By 7 November 2011

    Panasonic has announced the launch of their first dedicated 3D compact camera. The DMC-3D1 will offer a two lens arrangement and arrives claiming to be the "world's smallest". Of course, it only really faces the Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3 by way of competition. ...

  • Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition pictures and hands-on

    By 3 November 2011

    Motorola launched two new Android tablets on Thursday, the Xoom 2 and the Xoom 2 Media Edition. Despite sharing a name, the latter "media edition" is the smaller, with an 8.2-inch display. Pocket-lint was on hand to give the new tablet a quick going over...

  • Motorola Xoom 2 pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    Motorola Xoom 2 pictures and hands-on

    By 3 November 2011

    Motorola has announced the Motorola Xoom 2, an update to their existing Motorola Xoom, boosting specs and altering the design. We were on hand at the UK launch of the new Android tablet to have a play with the new tablet and bring you our first impressions. ...

  • BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 pictures and hands-on

    By 3 November 2011

    £2000, that’s the amount of pocket money you’ll have to have saved up to afford the beauty that is the BlackBerry Porsche Design P'9981 smartphone. The Porsche Design designed P'9981 packs a stainless steel frame hewn from a single block of metal,...

  • Lomography LomoKino pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Lomography LomoKino pictures and hands-on

    By 3 November 2011

    Analogue camera specialist Lomography has unveiled its very first movie camera, the LomoKino, and we were invited along to Lomo HQ for a top secret preview prior to the official launch. As we'd already received an invite to the launch event in the form...

  • Motorola ACTV pictures and hands-on
    Sports Fitness

    Motorola ACTV pictures and hands-on

    By 1 November 2011

    Motorola is taking a stab at the fitness market with the launch of the Motorola ACTV, an Android-based sports watch. It's a clever twist on the sports watch, but enters a competitive market. We got hands-on with it briefly to put it through its paces. ...

  • Olympus TCON-17X boosts your XZ-1, we go hands-on
    Cameras

    Olympus TCON-17X boosts your XZ-1, we go hands-on

    By 31 October 2011

    The Olympus XZ-1 is one of our favourite high-end compact cameras, packing a lot into its pocketable casing. When the Tele Converter TCON-17X arrived on our doorstep, we thought it only fair to put it through its paces and see what it offers. First up,...

  • Max Force Shadow Hawk 100 pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Max Force Shadow Hawk 100 pictures and hands-on

    By 31 October 2011

    Remember sitting in class, chewing up a piece of paper to then blow through a straw? Essentially, this is the same thing. The Max Force Shadow Hawk 100 is a blot operated pump action sniper spitball gun. Lifting the Max Force Shadow Hawk 100 from the...

  • Xbox companion app for Windows Phone 7 pictures and hands-on
    Gaming

    Xbox companion app for Windows Phone 7 pictures and hands-on

    By 27 October 2011

    Microsoft announced at the beginning of October that it was building a dedicated app for Windows Phone 7 users to control certain elements of the Xbox 360 console. We caught up with the app and an Xbox 360 console at Nokia World to have a play. The app,...

  • Nokia Purity Monster headphones pictures and ears-on
    Phones

    Nokia Purity Monster headphones pictures and ears-on

    By 26 October 2011

    Nokia pulled the covers off their partnership with Monster in a packed keynote at the opening of Nokia World 2011 in London. Pocket-lint was in the house to put their new headphones through a little on-ear and in-ear action. The result is two models of...