Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 archive

  • 2010: A year in review, December
    Gaming

    2010: A year in review, December

    By 31 December 2010

    New Year's Eve is upon us so it's time to prep the party poppers, chill the bubbly and make the resolutions that you'll have forgotten by the morning. But before all that, it's time to take a look at the biggest stories from the past 12 months - last...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010
    Gadgets

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010

    By 9 December 2010

    The 7th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards was held last night (8 December) in Piccadilly, London where the tech industry gathered to laugh, cry, laugh a bit more, then fall over. They also got a pleasant surprise as parts of the ceremony were presented...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 winners
    Gaming

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 winners

    By 8 December 2010

    A year in the making, we are proud to announce the winners of the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010. What were the hottest products of 2010, what won what, and who beat who. Read on to find out. If you’re reading this, thank you, you haven’t skimmed...

  • Product of the Year 2010: and the nominees are...
    Phones

    Product of the Year 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 7 December 2010

    Well, this is the big one. Here at Pocket-lint, we've seen a hell of a lot of products over the last year - some good, some bad and some, very, very ugly. We've trawled through our review vaults to whittle down the gigantic list of gadgets, leaving only...

  • Innovation of the Year 2010: and the nominees are...
    Gaming

    Innovation of the Year 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 6 December 2010

    Once in a blue moon, a new product comes along that changes the face of technology as we know it. This category isn't about stats and specs, it's about genuinely game-changing innovations that have made us take a step back in shock/admiration/child-like...

  • Best Computer 2010: and the nominees are...
    Laptops

    Best Computer 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 3 December 2010

    The past year has seen plenty of innovation on the computer front, not least the introduction of an entirely new sector - tablets, with Apple's iPad leading the charge. Add to that the ever-increasing range of portable and affordable netbooks and a wide...

  • Best Camera 2010: and the nominees are...
    Cameras

    Best Camera 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 1 December 2010

    Photography seems to be an area that’s just growing and growing at the moment. Despite a change to the entire industry in the early 90s and the fear that cameraphones would eat into the market, this segment, where gadgets meet art, has exploded. With...

  • Voting for Pocket-lint Gadget Awards closes soon
    Gaming

    Voting for Pocket-lint Gadget Awards closes soon

    By 30 November 2010

    Voting for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards has nearly come to an end, as you now only have until the 1 December (tomorrow) to cast your vote. So if you haven't already, head on over to the voting page and tell us what products you believe should win....

  • Best Mobile Phone: and the nominees are...
    Phones

    Best Mobile Phone: and the nominees are...

    By 29 November 2010

    The best mobile phone of the year is always a hotly contended category at the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. We do like our phones. 2010 has seen some absolute killers with Android picking up some serious traction, Apple trying to set the bar ever...

  • Best home cinema kit 2010: and the nominees are...
    Home Cinema

    Best home cinema kit 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 26 November 2010

    The best TV in 2010 may be one thing, but none of them are much use unless you've got something good to watch on them and a way to make them sound better too. That's where the next step in your AV fascination comes in and that's why it's so important...

  • Best TV 2010: and the nominees are...
    Televisions

    Best TV 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 24 November 2010

    There are more TVs launched in a year than there are episodes of EastEnders to watch on them. Okay, so that's probably not quite a true fact, but it certainly felt like it when we were trying to sort the sheep from the goats to decide the nominees for...

  • Best Game 2010: and the nominees are...
    Gaming

    Best Game 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 22 November 2010

    The past year has certainly been a busy time for game launches, and we've even seen the introduction of the Kinect for Xbox and PlayStation Move carrying on the good, motion-controlled work started by the Nintendo Wii. There's been a river of games washing...

  • Best App 2010: and the nominees are...
    Apps

    Best App 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 19 November 2010

    It's all about the apps these days. Smartphones would be nothing without these clever little bits of software that let us do pretty much anything we want, all from one device. The apps we've seen on Pocket-lint over the last year span numerous platforms...

  • Best Audio Gadget 2010: and the nominees are...
    Audio

    Best Audio Gadget 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 17 November 2010

    We've seen plenty of innovation in the audio sector over the last year - not least with Apple's latest lineup of all-conquering iPods. That in turn has fuelled the ever-growing selection of speaker docks and headphones, of which we've seen a lot of in...

  • Voting goes live for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards
    Gaming

    Voting goes live for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards

    By 10 November 2010

    Voting for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards has now gone live, giving you the chance to say which gadgets you think should be crowned top for 2010. As you will see over on the voting page, each of the 10 categories has five products that have been...

  • The Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 nominations are here
    Gaming

    The Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 nominations are here

    By 8 November 2010

    After much deliberation and debate, the Pocket-lint team has whittled down and weeded out the best gadgets and tech from the past year. That means we now have a definitive shortlist for the 7th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010. There are five products in...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Games
    Gaming

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Games

    By 8 November 2010

    The Best Game category at the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards is always a closely contested one. Last year’s winner, Modern Warfare 2, only just managed to stick its head and shoulders above the rest by breaking a whole bunch of records in the process. So,...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards tickets go on sale
    Gaming

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards tickets go on sale

    By 7 November 2010

    The date of the 7th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards ceremony has been confirmed as 8 December 2010. This year's event will be at the Apollo Cinema in Haymarket, as The Pocket-lint Awards - the longest-running in the UK - announces the world's best gadgets...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Mobile phones
    Phones

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Mobile phones

    By 5 November 2010

    While some people have started to count down the number of shopping days left until Christmas, gadget fans are counting down the days until the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. We'll be announcing the nominations next week, so you'll be able to see which...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Home cinema
    Home Cinema

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Home cinema

    By 3 November 2010

    The nights are drawing in and it'll soon be Bonfire Night, and that can only mean one thing - it's almost time to announce the nominations for the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. On 8 November, we'll be letting you know exactly which products made it...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Televisions
    Televisions

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Televisions

    By 2 November 2010

    The clocks have gone back, the evenings are drawing in and the nights are getting colder. Not to worry, as we're here to brighten up your November by announcing the nominations for the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. As of next week, you'll be able...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Apps
    Apps

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Apps

    By 29 October 2010

    For this year's Pocket-lint Gadget Awards we've decided to rename the Best Software category as Best App where the term includes all kinds of software be it housed on your computer, your phone or even on the Internet. App is application in the fullest...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Computers
    Laptops

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Computers

    By 28 October 2010

    We're nearing the end of October which means that the Pocket-lint team is gearing up for the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. We'll be announcing the nominations at the beginning of November, but we want your help. As in previous years, we want to know...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Cameras
    Cameras

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Cameras

    By 27 October 2010

    It's that time of year again. Not only are there just nine weeks of shopping time until Christmas, but it's also nearly the beginning of November which is when we announce the nominations for the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards.   Just like last year,...

  • Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Audio Gadgets
    Audio

    Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 - Audio Gadgets

    By 26 October 2010

    It's the end of October and that means two very important things. Number one is that it's getting cold. Bloody cold. You can tell because it's impossible to get hold of a plumber. Number two, the end of October also means that it's nearly the beginning...