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  • Too lazy to click? Try our new image slideshow feature
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    Too lazy to click? Try our new image slideshow feature

    By 23 November 2006

    Too lazy to click? We've launched a slideshow feature on Pocket-lint that will automatically scroll through images for you so you don’t have to. To activate the slideshow all you have to do is click on the "See larger / more images / slideshow" icon...

  • Pocket-lint on Channel 4 news
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    Pocket-lint on Channel 4 news

    By 15 November 2006

    Pocket-lint news editor Amber Maitland made her debut appearance on Channel 4 news today giving its millions of viewers the low down on Nintendo's new games console - the Nintendo Wii. Amber took to the small screen giving her verdict on the console as...

  • Pocket-lint smashing online gadget competition
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    Pocket-lint smashing online gadget competition

    By 9 November 2006

    News has just come in that thanks to you, we've just had our best month yet here at Pocket-lint. Following a new design with a host of new features, member numbers are up by over 500% in the last 30 days. While visitor numbers and page impressions have...

  • Pocket-lint gets new look
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    Pocket-lint gets new look

    By 13 October 2006

    Welcome to the new look Pocket-lint that should be faster, bigger, better and more feature-packed than ever before. As you will have noticed we have got a shiny new look to the site, but wait, that's not all, over the last 6 months we have been rebuilding...

  • Pocket-lint Technology Awards 2006 nominations announced
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    Pocket-lint Technology Awards 2006 nominations announced

    By 9 October 2006

    Here are this year's nominations for the Pocket-lint Technology Awards 2006. The Pocket-lint.co.uk Gadget of the Year (Reader Award) will be decided by a public vote, which will be going live in the next couple of days. It is made up of all the products...

  • October kicks off with London Games Festival 2006
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    October kicks off with London Games Festival 2006

    By 26 September 2006

    October 2nd will see London swarming with gamers as the week-long London Games Festival 2006 kicks off. The festival includes events, previews, and hands-on gaming at a variety of venues, including HMV Oxford Circus, John Lewis Oxford Street, and other...

  • Happy reading - Pocket-lint looking for your help
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    Happy reading - Pocket-lint looking for your help

    By 5 September 2006

    Pocket-lint has come along way since it launched on the 20 February 2003, and we have even more plans for the years ahead, which we will be announcing shortly. In the meantime, we want to hear from you, good or bad as to what you like or dislike on the...

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    Pocket-lint launches new Car section

    By 19 July 2006

    Just as the British Motor Show rolls in to London so Pocket-lint's new car section rolls on to the website. The new section of the site aims to be your one stop shop for news about cars, GPS units and in car-entertainment but all written in the consumer...

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    Pocket-lint launches t-shirt store

    By 17 July 2006

    Due to the huge popularity of the Pocket-lint t-shirts we've expanded the range available from the Fluff Merchant designs to include many more. You can now get branded shirts, sweats, bags and even teddy bears. Even better - we've launched a t-shirt designing...

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    Pocket-lint gets speed boost

    By 9 April 2006

    Pocket-lint has been given a speed boost this month to keep up with the site's continued popularity. From today, users to Pocket-lint should now notice an improved speed performance when accessing the site's 1500 reviews and almost 3000 news stories....

  • Gadgets

    BIRDS EYE VIEW: Gadgets for your Mum

    By 15 March 2006

    James Blunt is so 2005, Alan Titchmarsh is having a quiet period and I can't bring myself to buy a Maeve Binchy "novel". No, not even online. So with Mother's Day quickly approaching, I'm under pressure to come up with a present that satisfies both my...

  • Win with Pocket-lint.co.uk
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    Win with Pocket-lint.co.uk

    By 5 March 2006

    We all like winning stuff, and the good news is, apart from giving you all the latest gadget, gear and gizmo news as well as plenty of reviews on a weekly basis, you can also win lots of prizes this month with Pocket-lint.co.uk. Just by answering a couple...

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    This week on Pocket-lint

    By 5 March 2006

    This week coming is going to be a bumper week in the world of gadgets and you can keep up to date with Pocket-lint. The annual consumer electronics show, CeBIT in Hanover, Germany kicks off so expect plenty of gadget news to come. Tied in with the show...

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    BIRDS EYE VIEW: The shape of true love…

    By 25 January 2006

    Love doesn't come in a ring box, and it certainly can't be found in a box of Milk Tray, unless you're going through an 80s advert renaissance period. Love has about 20GB of memory, a colour screen, and if it's true love, it will play videos. Like it or...

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    BIRDS EYE VIEW: The re-education of Rita

    By 28 December 2005

    We're catching up with the boys. We've seen the light and we're ready to embrace the future. No, we're not on a one-woman mission to build a wall of empty beer cans, or even to collect the entire The Simpsons back catalogue. We're catching up in the digital...

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    Winners announced for the Fluffies - the Pocket-lint.co.uk awards 2005

    By 1 December 2005

    Pocket-lint is pleased to announce the winners of the first annual Pocket-Lint.co.uk Awards, The Fluffies, which endeavour to reward companies for innovative, groovy and great products that have been launched in the last year. The award includes any product...

  • BIRDS EYE VIEW: It’s not pink, but I like it…
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    BIRDS EYE VIEW: It’s not pink, but I like it…

    By 30 November 2005

    I like pink. I have pink shoes, pink nail varnish, and even spent a certain, ill-advised, period of time with pink hair. However, I do not require everything I own to be pink, or even a pastel shade of some other colour. Nor do I require everything I...

  • And the Best Gadget of 2005 is...
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    And the Best Gadget of 2005 is...

    By 14 November 2005

    The excitement is almost too much to bear, who will you vote to be awarded the title of best gadget of 2005? Fourteen days after reader voting started and so far it looks like the Garmin Street Pilot C330 GPS unit seems to be winning the race to become...

  • THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the  Most Innovative Gadget of 2005
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    THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Most Innovative Gadget of 2005

    By 31 October 2005

    The Most Innovative Gadget of 2005 is made up of gadgets across the range of categories we cover on Pocket-lint. They are gadgets that have broken new boundaries in their field. Whether it's taking a digital camera and giving it wireless connectivity,...

  • THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best Lifestyle Gadget 2005
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    THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best Lifestyle Gadget 2005

    By 31 October 2005

    The Best Lifestyle Gadget is made up of gadgets across the range of categories we cover on Pocket-lint. They are gadgets that are either lifestyle choices, or simply make your life easier, better or just more fun. This year's nominations for the 2005...

  • THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best Home Entertainment Gadget 2005
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    THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best Home Entertainment Gadget 2005

    By 31 October 2005

    This year's nominations for the 2005 Pocket-lint.co.uk awards for BEST HOME ENTERTAINMENT GADGET are: Creative Noise Cancelling Headphones HN-700 At 40 quid, the HN-700 are just too compelling an offer not to highly recommend Sonos Digital Music System...

  • THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best GPS Device 2005
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    THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best GPS Device 2005

    By 31 October 2005

    This year's nominations for the 2005 Pocket-lint.co.uk awards for BEST GPS Device are: TomTom Go 700 Grumbles aside, we can highly recommend the TomTom Go 700 TIBO GPS Navigation multimedia system with Destinator UK software Overall the Tibo is a pleasant...

  • THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best Laptop 2005
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    THE FLUFFIES - Nominations for the Best Laptop 2005

    By 31 October 2005

    This year's nominations for the 2005 Pocket-lint.co.uk awards for BEST LAPTOP are: Sony Vaio VGN-T2XP Not so much a re-design, more a refresh of an original concept but when it's this good, why worry? Toshiba Qosmio G20 An all-in-one home entertainment...

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    Download the Pocket-lint.co.uk audio Newscast

    By 19 August 2005

    Catch up with the all the gadget, gear and gizmo news over the past two weeks with the Pocket-lint.co.uk audio newscast. To listen to our third Pocket-lint.co.uk audio newscast click on the image below: Once downloaded you can then transfer the file to...

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    Pocket-lint.co.uk finds users don't want MP3 mobile phones

    By 16 August 2005

    Mobile phone manufacturers and operators from Sony Ericsson to Orange are spending millions of pounds making the latest mobile phones capable of becoming MP3 players in their own right. Yet findings in a recent survey on gadget, gear and gizmo website...