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Sony QX1 smartphone mount leak hints at interchangeable lenses, and is that an Xperia Z3 in shot?

Sony QX1 smartphone mount leak hints at interchangeable lenses, and is that an Xperia Z3 in shot?

By 16 hours ago

Ahead of Sony's myriad expected announcements at IFA tomorrow a new QX1 E-mount lens system has leaked. And it looks like the Xperia Z3 is in the photos. The Sony ILCE-QX1 E-mount, unlike its QX10 and QX100 predecessors from last year, should be able... >>

Smartphone photography: Here's six tips for snapping great pics

Smartphone photography: Here's six tips for snapping great pics

By 22 August 2014

Thanks to the modern age, snapping a photograph has never been so easy or effortless. That's because everyone has a powerful camera in their pocket: a smartphone. But some say it is putting nails in the coffin for beautiful photography. It doesn't have... >>

Is the Sharp Aquos Crystal the first truly bezel-free smartphone? (Update)

Is the Sharp Aquos Crystal the first truly bezel-free smartphone? (Update)

By 19 August 2014

UPDATE: The Sharp Aquos Crystal is now available in the US only on the Sprint, Virgin and Boost networks. Sharp has already unveiled two new smartphones and now at least one of them could be heading to US stores from tomorrow, with a truly bezel-free... >>

Batteries are dead, smartphone charges itself using ambient sound

Batteries are dead, smartphone charges itself using ambient sound

By 14 August 2014

This could be the greatest power discovery for mobiles, ever. Researchers in the UK have built a phone that is able to charge using ambient sound in the atmosphere around it. The smartphone was built using a principle called the piezoelectric effect.... >>

Xiaomi Mi 4 announced with high-end spec, from the brain behind Google Nexus

Xiaomi Mi 4 announced with high-end spec, from the brain behind Google Nexus

By 22 July 2014

Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, has announced its latest Mi 4 handset. This comes after the company hired Google's Hugo Bara who played a big role in Android and Nexus. The Mi 4, which has been unveiled on the Xiaomi Facebook page, is the... >>

Qualcomm's Vuforia AR gives 3D-life to Kazooloo games, Popar puzzles, and Colar books

Qualcomm's Vuforia AR gives 3D-life to Kazooloo games, Popar puzzles, and Colar books

By 8 May 2014

Qualcomm has shown off three stand-out apps to Pocket-lint. These apps are unique because they use a new augmented-reality technology called Vuforia. Vuforia has actually been around for a couple of years. In fact, there are more than 95,000 registered... >>

SanDisk delivers first 128GB microSD card, but no sign of super-fast UHS-II just yet

SanDisk delivers first 128GB microSD card, but no sign of super-fast UHS-II just yet

By 24 February 2014

It's been a long time coming, but SanDisk has now launched the world's first 128GB microSD card. We've seen counterfeits before, but this one is the real deal. Or, to be specific, it's a microSDXC card. Those all-important last two letters are of key... >>

Stream Ultra-D 4K glasses-free TVs coming 2014, smartphones and tablets to follow

Stream Ultra-D 4K glasses-free TVs coming 2014, smartphones and tablets to follow

By 22 January 2014

Stream TV Networks has created a class of glasses-free 3D screen that can manage 4K resolution. It first showed off the screen in the madness of CES. We met up for a more detailed chat to find out where the screen technology is going next. It looks like... >>

A week in reviews: 13 - 17 January

A week in reviews: 13 - 17 January

By 18 January 2014

We spent the beginning of January marching around various halls and hotel suites at the Consumer Electronics Show 2014, and that was an eye-opener as to what to expect over the coming year. It's all flexible TVs, wearable tech from every corner of the... >>

Oppo N1 review
4.5 out of 5

Oppo N1 review

By 17 January 2014

Oppo has got a mammoth mountain to climb to become the familiar name that it wants to be for a European audience. Good job it's just released the N1, then, a mammoth-sized phablet that's certain to grab your attention. It will do so for a number of reasons.... >>