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WIN: A Samsung Galaxy Tab S and an exclusive falconry experience

WIN: A Samsung Galaxy Tab S and an exclusive falconry experience

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To celebrate the award-winning Galaxy Tab S, Samsung has teamed up with Pocket-lint to offer one lucky reader the chance to win one of the 10.5-inch devices for themselves, together with an exciting introduction to falconry.Samsung claims the Galaxy... >>

Tesco Hudl 2 vs Amazon Fire HD 7: Which budget tablet to choose?

Tesco Hudl 2 vs Amazon Fire HD 7: Which budget tablet to choose?

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The battle of the budget tablets is fiercer than ever with two genuinely good tablets available at wallet-friendly prices. The Tesco Hudl, at £130, and the Amazon Fire HD 7, from £120, are the two best budget tablets out there.Now that affordable tablets... >>

Amazon Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite (2013): Which is better for me?

Amazon Kindle Voyage vs Kindle Paperwhite (2013): Which is better for me?

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The top-of-the-line Kindle Voyage has been available for a few weeks now and many will be considering it as either a Christmas present for someone or a treat for themselves. However, it is quite pricey and a few pennies could be saved by opting for the... >>

How will a 12-inch iPad Air Plus stack up against the rest of the Apple family?

How will a 12-inch iPad Air Plus stack up against the rest of the Apple family?

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Apple has been said to be building a larger, pro version of the iPad for more than a year now and it failed to materialise at the company's last unveiling event of the year. However, last week an unconfirmed blueprint of a 12.2-inch device was "leaked"... >>

Free interactive advent calendar for kids comes to BBC Cbeebies Playtime app

Free interactive advent calendar for kids comes to BBC Cbeebies Playtime app

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The BBC has updated its Cbeebies Playtime app for iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone and Fire devices to include a free interactive advent calendar.Each day from today, 1 December, up to Christmas Day itself, children can find a different Cbeebies character... >>

Angry Birds, Clash of Clans and Monument Valley just a few of the iOS apps adding content for World Aids Day

Angry Birds, Clash of Clans and Monument Valley just a few of the iOS apps adding content for World Aids Day

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Apple has always had a commitment to support the (Product)RED campaign and raise awareness for the fight against Aids worldwide. It has released special iPods and iPhone covers in the past but its latest endeavour is perhaps the most visible yet.For two... >>

Amazon Kindle Voyage review: A first-class trip
4.5 stars

Amazon Kindle Voyage review: A first-class trip

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With tablet devices available in all shapes and prices these days it's amazing that eBook readers are still holding their own. But not only do Amazon's Kindle devices persistently perform well, the company regularly refreshes its range to keep things... >>

Corning Gorilla Glass 4 unveiled, twice as strong as the competition

Corning Gorilla Glass 4 unveiled, twice as strong as the competition

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Corning, the company behind Gorilla Glass, has just unveiled its newest creation in Gorilla Glass 4.Corning says Gorilla Glass 4 is up to two times tougher than competitive glass when dropped on rough surfaces.Odds are you're reading this through Gorilla... >>

Get iPad 3 mini and Nokia N1 specs for £120 Jolla Tablet with Sailfish OS

Get iPad 3 mini and Nokia N1 specs for £120 Jolla Tablet with Sailfish OS

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Jolla has just unveiled its very own Tablet featuring the latest Sailfish 2.0 open operating system and some top end specs.The Jolla Tablet is very similar to the Apple iPad mini 3 and therefore the Nokia N1 as it features a 7.9-inch display with 2,048... >>

Sex Pistols’ John Lydon addicted to iPad apps, spends £10,000 on in-app purchases

Sex Pistols’ John Lydon addicted to iPad apps, spends £10,000 on in-app purchases

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Former Sex Pistols and Public Image Limited front man John Lydon has admitted that he became addicted to iPad apps, specifically in-app purchases, which cost him a staggering £10,000 before he realised that it was getting out of hand.Speaking to the... >>

Nokia N1 vs Apple iPad mini 3: What's the difference?

Nokia N1 vs Apple iPad mini 3: What's the difference?

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Nokia might not be able to release any new smartphones for a couple of years following the Microsoft deal but it appears no one mentioned tablets, with the company announcing the N1.The Nokia N1 is a 7.9-inch tablet and it seems to take a few design... >>

Nokia reveals Android iPad mini: Nokia N1 tablet looks gorgeous but familiar

Nokia reveals Android iPad mini: Nokia N1 tablet looks gorgeous but familiar

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Nokia has just revealed its N1 Android tablet with Intel 64-bit innards and a look very similar to the iPad mini.The Nokia N1 is a 7.9-inch tablet with the same zero-air-gap display that Nokia's phones were loved for. It's also a 4:3 ratio, just like... >>

Monument Valley: Forgotten Shores review: More beautiful levels to enjoy

Monument Valley: Forgotten Shores review: More beautiful levels to enjoy

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Monument Valley is one of the best games for the iPad we've seen this year balancing beautiful graphics with innovative gameplay and a constant sense of wow as the MC Esher themes levels play out before you.One of the biggest criticisms with the game... >>

Vote now in the ZenFone Photography Challenge and you could win a ZenFone 5!

Vote now in the ZenFone Photography Challenge and you could win a ZenFone 5!

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Pocket-lint has teamed up with the Asus and the London College of Communication for the ZenFone Photography Challenge, and we've got some handsets to give away.Over 80 students on the BA (Hon) Photography course at the London college were given the Asus... >>

Hands-on: Dell Venue 8 7000 review: World's thinnest tablet shows off 6mm chassis, 2K screen and camera smarts

Hands-on: Dell Venue 8 7000 review: World's thinnest tablet shows off 6mm chassis, 2K screen and camera smarts

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Thin is big business. And at just 6mm thick, the Dell Venue 8 7000 can call itself the world's thinnest tablet, which is a big deal. It's slimmer than the Apple iPad Air 2, which has certainly gained our attention.Having first seen the tablet unveiled... >>

Dell Smart Desk concept: Taking interactive display technology into the future

Dell Smart Desk concept: Taking interactive display technology into the future

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We've all seen Tom Cruise chucking screens around with gesture-based control in the 2002 movie Minority Report. Although that probably doesn't reflect an average day at work for most of us in 2014, Dell's Smart Desk concept is designed to enhance professional... >>

Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger

Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger

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The Dell Venue series isn't new by any measure, but the unveiling of the 11 Pro 7000 hybrid goes to show that Dell still has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. It's beat Microsoft to the punch with Intel Core M technology but, oddly, the Pro 7000 isn't slimmer... >>

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse
5.0 stars

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse

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The idea of serious gaming on a tablet device originally went south for us the moment we tried to control a first-person shooter using touchscreen controls. They are too clumsy for reversal of movement or reactionary firing, leading to an okay but not... >>

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets
4.5 stars

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets

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The Nexus 9 is Google's new tablet, launching with a new version of Android - Lollipop - and bringing 64-bit hardware and software with it.It pushes the aged Nexus 10 aside and also sees the departure of the Nexus 7, sitting between the two and partnering... >>

You can now buy Google's Nexus 9 and Nexus Player from Play Store

You can now buy Google's Nexus 9 and Nexus Player from Play Store

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Google's latest flagship tablet and set-top box are now available to buy through the Google Play Store. Unlike the Nexus 6, they didn't sell out within minutes of launching.The Nexus 9 tablet has a starting price of $399 for the 16GB, Wi-Fi-only model.... >>

Is that a Salvador Dali? No it's an 8.7-inch folding Super AMOLED screen

Is that a Salvador Dali? No it's an 8.7-inch folding Super AMOLED screen

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A time of folding screens, which slip into our pockets, has finally arrived. This 8.7-inch Super AMOLED was shown off in Japan folding into three pieces. The fact that it looks like Salvador Dali's melting clock face was just a clever bonus.The screen... >>

Lenovo Yoga 2 review: Flexible and affordable
4.0 stars

Lenovo Yoga 2 review: Flexible and affordable

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Laptops are not in a great state. Samsung and Sony have already announced their departure from the market altogether. The money's just not there anymore, and companies need to adapt to survive. Lenovo's Yoga series is this kind of evolution in action.The... >>

Flipboard 3.0, the sequel: iOS and Android apps updated with new look and features

Flipboard 3.0, the sequel: iOS and Android apps updated with new look and features

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There was a time when Flipboard was the cutting edge of content aggregation apps, but many have followed since and manufacturers have even baked similar experiences into their phones' user interfaces (we're looking at you HTC).Flipboard, therefore, has... >>

Turn your iPad Air 2 into a laptop with Logitech keyboard covers and accessories

Turn your iPad Air 2 into a laptop with Logitech keyboard covers and accessories

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Logitech has announced three keyboard accessories for the iPad Air 2 that help you turn your superslim tablet into a laptop.Essentially new versions of covers and accessories available for other iPads over the years, the range kicks off with a separate,... >>

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

Nexus 9 hands-on: Your next Nexus tablet

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Google calls the Nexus 9 a tablet for mover and makers, perhaps an indicator that the new Nexus tablet is going to be pitched at productivity, rather than just portable entertainment.Built by HTC, the Nexus 9 breaks new ground for Android with a 4:3 aspect... >>

Microsoft Q1 2015: Surface Pro 3 fuels Surface sales, up 127 per cent

Microsoft Q1 2015: Surface Pro 3 fuels Surface sales, up 127 per cent

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Microsoft has reported its fiscal first-quarter results, and it looks as though things are improving for the company.More specifically, it posted $4.5 billion in net income on $23.20 billion in revenue for the quarter that ended on 30 September. Wall... >>

The Tesco hudl2 is a bigger, faster and sharper second generation Android tablet

The Tesco hudl2 is a bigger, faster and sharper second generation Android tablet

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The Tesco hudl2 is a bigger, faster and sharper second generation Android tablet that is available in eight different colours and hoping to change the way we see Android tablets, forever.  With a bigger, crystal-clear 8.3-inch full HD screen and Dolby... >>

Apple iPad mini 3 review: A tablet that struggles to find its place
3.5 stars

Apple iPad mini 3 review: A tablet that struggles to find its place

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When the iPad mini with Retina display launched alongside the iPad Air in 2013 the biggest choice you had to worry about was whether or not you wanted a 7.9-inch or a 9.7-inch screen. The message from Apple was clear: you get the same power either way.But... >>

Apple iPad family photo: Just how skinny is the iPad Air 2?

Apple iPad family photo: Just how skinny is the iPad Air 2?

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The Apple iPad Air 2 has gone on sale in the UK and thousands of customers will be either upgrading or getting into the world of iPad for the first time.Apple has come along way since the launch of the first iPad in 2010 creating a device today that is... >>

Apple iPad Air 2 review: Lighter, faster, thinner, better
5.0 stars

Apple iPad Air 2 review: Lighter, faster, thinner, better

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The original iPad Air is a fantastic tablet. Perfect for the home, upon its launch in 2013 it shared the stage with the more portable iPad mini with Retina display, offering equal power in different sized packages.One year on and it's the turn of the... >>

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone
4.0 stars

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone

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It's that time of year again, the time when Apple updates its software, giving iPhone and iPad users on new and old devices a breath of life, saving them from the heartache of not being able to afford the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (they are lovely and... >>

Apple and John Lewis stores to sell new iPads tomorrow in UK

Apple and John Lewis stores to sell new iPads tomorrow in UK

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Apple's latest iPads will go on sale tomorrow in the UK at both Apple and John Lewis stores.Apple has confirmed to Pocket-lint it will launch the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 on 22 October in the UK, allowing Brits to purchase the new tablets at stores.... >>

It's been a while but finally the Flickr iOS app comes with true iPad optimisation

It's been a while but finally the Flickr iOS app comes with true iPad optimisation

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Yahoo finally supports the Retina display of the iPad with its latest update to the Flickr iOS app.Flickr for iPad is optimised for the full screen of the iPad and the app can now display images in high resolution on the device.Filters and the ability... >>

Nexus 9 starts at £319 if you pre-order from Google or Amazon

Nexus 9 starts at £319 if you pre-order from Google or Amazon

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Amazon.co.uk has listed all the models of the HTC-made Google Nexus 9 tablet for pre-order under its pre-order guarantee scheme and is taking a gamble on prices starting at £319 for the 16GB Wi-Fi only model.UPDATE: The Google Play Store has also... >>

Amazon Fire HD 7 review
4.0 stars

Amazon Fire HD 7 review

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Timing is everything and in the case of the Fire HD 7 tablet, Amazon has been dealt a particularly unlucky slice of it.Had the Fire HD arrived in our hands before we had a chance to play with the Tesco Hudl 2, we'd be impressed by the refresh to Amazon's... >>

Apple iPad mini 3 adds Touch ID, but makes the old model more appealing (hands-on)

Apple iPad mini 3 adds Touch ID, but makes the old model more appealing (hands-on)

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The iPad mini 3 saw itself updated at Apple's special event. But where the iPad Air 2 got plenty of investigation, the "new" iPad mini 3 was skirted over rather quickly.It got itself one screen, with blink-and-you'll-miss-it coverage, before the attention... >>

iPad Air 2 vs Nexus 9: Battle of the brand new tablets

iPad Air 2 vs Nexus 9: Battle of the brand new tablets

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Two days, two new tablets. Who'd of thought that would happen? Apple has announced the new iPad Air 2 hot on the heels of Google announcing the Nexus 9, its latest pure Android device.The Nexus 9 steps into new territory for Google and Android, while... >>

Apple iPad showdown: Which tablet is best for you?

Apple iPad showdown: Which tablet is best for you?

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Apple just unveiled the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3, rounding off its iPad lineup with a total of five models.They're all available at different price points, and each one has a distinct set of features. With so many options to comb through, coupled with... >>

Apple SIM is a pick-and-mix pre-installed SIM for the new iPad

Apple SIM is a pick-and-mix pre-installed SIM for the new iPad

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Lurking in the wireless details for the newly-announced iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 is reference to the Apple SIM, not mentioned at the announcement of Apple's new tablets.The description reads as follows:"The Apple SIM gives you the flexibility to choose... >>

Apple iPad Air 2 vs iPad Air: What's the difference?

Apple iPad Air 2 vs iPad Air: What's the difference?

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Another year means another iPad. Updating the iPad Air, launched in October 2013, comes the iPad Air 2. The iPad Air 2 will be sold alongside the iPad Air, so you still have the choice of both.But with your existing iPad Air already offering a great experience... >>

iPad mini 3 updated with Touch ID sensor, pre-orders start tomorrow-

iPad mini 3 updated with Touch ID sensor, pre-orders start tomorrow-

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Apple is holding an event in Cupertino, where it just unveiled an update to the iPad mini with Retina display: iPad mini 3.The iPad mini 3 most notably comes with a Touch ID sensor. Other features that Apple highlighted include a 7.9-inch Retina display,... >>

Apple iPad Air 2 preview: Thin is in, but is it enough?

Apple iPad Air 2 preview: Thin is in, but is it enough?

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Apple has updated its iPad range with new features to entice those yet to buy an iPad, or those feeling the urge to upgrade. Questioning how you make the best tablet on the market even better, Apple's response is to make it thinner and faster. Given... >>

iPad Air 2 unveiled, thinner than ever and with an A8X processor

iPad Air 2 unveiled, thinner than ever and with an A8X processor

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Apple has officially announced its new iPad Air (not leaked as it did the other day). The iPad Air 2 is similar in visible design to the last generation, but has several new features that take the story on that bit further.CEO Tim Cook revealed that the... >>

Apple iPad mini 3 and iPad Air 2 livestream, here’s how to watch it

Apple iPad mini 3 and iPad Air 2 livestream, here’s how to watch it

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Apple will be hosting its second special press event in a short space of time today (16 October), this time to launch the new iPads and, we suspect, an iMac and OS X Yosemite.Like the iPhone 6, 6 Plus and Watch announcement conference, today's "It's been... >>