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PS Vita sales crash in post holiday slump

PS Vita sales crash in post holiday slump

By 19 January 2012

Sony's PS Vita hasn't been out in Japan very long, launching in December 2011, however after a promising start its sales have plummeted, dropping to 18,361 in week five. Although you'd expect a steady decline in sales after any big launch the week five... >>

Charlie Bit Me viral earns parents cool £100 grand from YouTube

Charlie Bit Me viral earns parents cool £100 grand from YouTube

By 14 November 2011

An innocent and cute video of 3-year-old Harry and his 1-year-old brother Charlie, that was posted on YouTube 4 years ago, has netted their parents a staggering £100,000 through the video site's payment scheme, AdSense. The 1-minute clip, which shows... >>

HTC sees the cash roll as popularity grows

HTC sees the cash roll as popularity grows

By 31 October 2011

HTC has released its third quarter sales, and by all accounts it's been a bumper year for the Taiwanese phone manufacturer - with record handset shipped as well as huge increases in profit. The bottom line is that HTC, in shifting 13.2 million handsets... >>

Study finds mobile phones don't cause cancer

Study finds mobile phones don't cause cancer

By 21 October 2011

Latest research involving a large section of the Danish population suggests that there is no link between the long-term use of mobile phones and brain cancer. The study, that was originally published in the bmj.com, involved the analysis data of 10,729... >>

Nokia smartphone sales down 39 per cent

Nokia smartphone sales down 39 per cent

By 20 October 2011

Nokia has just posted its Q3 sales results and things aren't looking too great for the company. The bottom line is that Nokia has managed a $94 million net loss in its third quarter with a worrying 39 per cent drop in smartphone sales. CEO Stephen Elop... >>

New bird coming to Angry Birds this Halloween

New bird coming to Angry Birds this Halloween

By 20 October 2011

Angry Birds fans rejoice as it has been confirmed, by Rovio’s North American general manager, Andrew Stalbow, that Angry Birds will be receiving a new bird this Halloween. Stalbow made the announcement on stage at the Web 2.0 conference, whilst also... >>

RIM beats Apple for brand loyalty, but where does your phone maker come?

RIM beats Apple for brand loyalty, but where does your phone maker come?

By 4 October 2011

New figures released by Comscore suggest that BlackBerry owners are the most loyal phone users in the UK, pipping Apple to the top spot. In the survey, which looks at manufacturer churn rates in the UK in May, June, and July; BlackBerry maker RIM has... >>

UK download speed above global average

UK download speed above global average

By 23 September 2011

Before you start cursing your ISP when a sudden lag costs you a goal during a game of Fifa online, or means you take a bullet in the head on COD, then take comfort that we're above the global average when it comes to download speeds... just. A study by... >>

Apple now the biggest company in the world

Apple now the biggest company in the world

By 11 August 2011

Back in May last year, Pocket-lint told you how Apple had overtaken Microsoft as the biggest tech business in the world. But Apple's endeavour for world domination didn't end there - as reports now suggest that Apple has taken over oil giant ExxonMobil... >>

Apple declared world's largest smartphone manufacturer

Apple declared world's largest smartphone manufacturer

By 5 August 2011

Back in July, when Nokia posted details of its operating loss of £424 million and smartphone shipment figures of 16.7 million, we told you how it meant that Apple had leapfrogged the Finnish company in terms of smartphone manufacturing. Well, now the... >>


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