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  • The 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards
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    The 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards

    By 18 October 2011

    We're proud to announce the start of the 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards, the UK's longest-running awards dedicated to gadgetry, entertainment technology and gizmos. As with the last 7 years, the aim is to find and celebrate the best tech and gadgets from...

  • Chris Hall appointed Editor of Pocket-lint.com
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    Chris Hall appointed Editor of Pocket-lint.com

    By 4 August 2011

    Many things have changed over the last 9 years: the digital revolution continues to rage with barely contained ferocity and Pocket-lint has been bringing you gadget news and reviews in its inimitable style since its inception in 2003. Keeping track of...

  • 10 tips for beating Google Panda
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    10 tips for beating Google Panda

    By 3 August 2011

    Monday 11 April was supposed to be like any other day. Mondays are normally good days for Pocket-lint's traffic as people want to check up on what happened over the weekend. But this Monday proved to be very different. Very different indeed. On Monday...

  • VIDEO: Lord Alan Sugar takes on Piers Morgan in viral video
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    VIDEO: Lord Alan Sugar takes on Piers Morgan in viral video

    By 28 June 2011

    Looks like the battle between Piers Morgan and Lord Sugar isn't quite over yet. First the Twitter feud, now this, the viral video campaign created for his advertising platform Linklocal. Piers makes an appearance in the video about a minute in as a lego...

  • Pocket-lint adds Google +1 button - What's that?
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    Pocket-lint adds Google +1 button - What's that?

    By 2 June 2011

    Pocket-lint has taken the plunge and added Google's +1 button to the site. But what exactly is it?  Well without making too many references to Facebook's 'Like' offering, it is essentially a way for you to let people know about something cool you have...

  • Pocket-lint stars on The Apprentice
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    Pocket-lint stars on The Apprentice

    By 11 May 2011

    Ladies and gentleman, we can now officially reveal that Pocket-lint will be playing a key role in tonight's (11 May) episode of The Apprentice. The show features a challenge described by Alan Sugar himself as "all about technology" and we get involved...

  • Pocket-lint gets new look in 2011
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    Pocket-lint gets new look in 2011

    By 15 March 2011

    No, you’re not going mad – Pocket-lint has changed, getting a new lick of paint since you last visited. Out is the grey colour scheme and in is a new white one, hopefully making everything easier to read and our fantastic images “pop" out of the...

  • Pocket-lint gets new commenting system
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    Pocket-lint gets new commenting system

    By 9 March 2011

    We know you like to comment, and we know that we haven’t previously made it easy to do so, so we’ve fixed that by introducing a new comment system on the site as of today. That’s right – we’ve switched over from our own system built back in...

  • Pocket-lint 2010: A year in Reviews
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    Pocket-lint 2010: A year in Reviews

    By 1 January 2011

    We’ve brought you a run-down of the top stories from the news and features lot, so it only seemed fair to bring you a round-up of the reviews you’ve been reading in 2010. Reviews are divided into two categories – full Reviews and First Look reviews....

  • Pocket-lint's top 10 stories of 2010
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    Pocket-lint's top 10 stories of 2010

    By 31 December 2010

    Over the last few days, we've brought you a round-up of the entire year of technology, from January through to December, illustrating the highs and lows of the year. However, these don't necessarily reveal what most peaked your interest. So, in a final...

  • Pocket-lint invades your Christmas TV viewing
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    Pocket-lint invades your Christmas TV viewing

    By 23 December 2010

    You may have read through Pocket-lint's Christmas TV highlight feature, but there's one or two shows that we've missed off that might be of interest. For starters, Channel Five has put together a countdown of the greatest Christmas TV adverts of all time...

  • Win an Olympus Mju Tough 3000 with Pocket-lint
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    Win an Olympus Mju Tough 3000 with Pocket-lint

    By 23 November 2010

    Would you like to be in with a chance to win an Olympus Mju Tough 3000? Yep, thought you would. Well, all you have to do is press the "Like" button above and start following Pocket-lint on Facebook. We've dug deep into the Pocket-lint, eh, Pocket to give...

  • The Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 are coming
    Gaming

    The Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010 are coming

    By 21 October 2010

    We're proud to announce the start of the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2010, the UK's longest-running awards dedicated to gadgetry, entertainment technology and gizmos. As with the last 6 years, the aim is to find and celebrate the best tech and gadgets from...

  • Win a Nokia N8 with Vodafone and Pocket-lint
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    Win a Nokia N8 with Vodafone and Pocket-lint

    By 14 October 2010

    Would you like to be in with a chance to win a Nokia N8? Yep, thought you would. Well, all you have to do is press the "Like" button above and start following Pocket-lint on Facebook. We've teamed up with the chaps over at Vodafone to give one lucky Pocket-lint...

  • Here's to you... The Pocket-lint reader
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    Here's to you... The Pocket-lint reader

    By 31 August 2010

    Pocket-lint would like to extend a massive "thank you" to all readers who have helped double the site's readership in the last year. Google Analytics figures from August 2010 show that we've increased our unique visits by 100 per cent year-on-year, with...

  • Pocket-lint gets iPad-esque navigation
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    Pocket-lint gets iPad-esque navigation

    By 30 March 2010

    With the iPad due to go on sale on Saturday 3 April in the US, and the UK launch not far behind, Pocket-lint has got a new iPad-esque navigation system in preparation. From today you'll now see two arrows either side of our content (expand your browser...

  • Product of the Year 2009 nominations
    Gaming

    Product of the Year 2009 nominations

    By 16 November 2009

    Here are the nominations for the Product of the Year in The Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009. The following products were chosen because we feel they represent the best of the best, and ones that given the money we would recommend you buy or at...

  • Access Pocket-lint on your phone
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    Access Pocket-lint on your phone

    By 24 July 2009

    We know you can't get enough of Pocket-lint, but that doesn't mean when you are away from your computer you have to go without the latest gadget and technology news. The mobile version of Pocket-lint has been designed to be super mobile phone friendly,...

  • Pocket-lint London meet-up: Thanks for coming
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    Pocket-lint London meet-up: Thanks for coming

    By 21 May 2009

    Pocket-linters turned out in full force on Wednesday for the first London Pocket-lint meet-up to talk gadgets and tech with the Pocket-lint team. A surprise cocktail deal at the bar managed to get the party going, with plenty of drink consumed by all...

  • Pocket-lint comments hit 10,000
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    Pocket-lint comments hit 10,000

    By 20 May 2009

    We've been so busy launching new features on the site that we didn't realise that earlier in the week we smashed through the 10,000 comment marker. It's been almost a year to the day that we launched comments on Pocket-lint and judging by the numbers...

  • Pocket-lint launches 4000 homepages
    Gaming

    Pocket-lint launches 4000 homepages

    By 12 May 2009

    We admit it, we cover a lot at Pocket-lint, everything from cameras to phones, MP3 players to home cinema systems, so making sure you get the information that you are interested in, and none of the information that you are not, is important to us. 8 months...

  • Pocket-lint London meet up
    Gaming

    Pocket-lint London meet up

    By 11 May 2009

    Pocket-lint is having a London get together giving you a chance to meet the Pocket-lint team in a bar in Soho. Whether you're an avid fan of the site, in public relations, work for a technology-related company or are a journalist, now is your chance to...

  • Popular reviews
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    Popular reviews

    By 24 April 2009

    Here at Pocket-lint we often get asked what's the hottest piece of kit we're playing with, well from today you can now see. Following feedback from you, the reader, we have launched yet another new feature on Pocket-lint. This time it's a new module on...

  • Pocket-lint "coming to America"
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    Pocket-lint "coming to America"

    By 23 April 2009

    From June Pocket-lint will be reporting from New York, as well as London, bringing you news from America as it happens. As the world becomes smaller, and our readership bigger, we acknowledge that getting you the biggest stories as they happen means we...

  • Tools have moved
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    Tools have moved

    By 20 April 2009

    "You can print any article as a PDF?" Yep, that's right, you have been able to do so for quite some time for all our news and reviews on Pocket-lint, however, it seems that some readers have found our icons to tell you about how you can share a story...