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  • Xbox One YouTube app update coming to make it easier to share game clips
    Gaming

    Xbox One YouTube app update coming to make it easier to share game clips

    By 7 April 2014

    Microsoft has announced an update for the YouTube application for its Xbox One next generation console that will make it easier to watch and share Game DVR clips. The update will start its global rollout tomorrow, Tuesday 8 April, and will integrate Game...

  • Monument Valley: Behind the scenes with ustwo's latest game
    Gaming

    Monument Valley: Behind the scenes with ustwo's latest game

    By 31 March 2014

    Monument Valley is a new iPhone and iPad game from ustwo, the makers of Whale Trail, that sees you navigate a girl called Ida through a series of puzzles inspired by M C Escher. We visited the company's studio in Shoreditch, London, to speak with the...

  • Hands-on: Panasonic Lumix GH4 review
    Cameras

    Hands-on: Panasonic Lumix GH4 review

    By 10 March 2014

    Ahead of the curve - that’s the phrase that first sprang to mind when we saw an early version of the Panasonic Lumix GH4. This consumer compact system camera is the first to deliver 4K video, the Ultra HD format that’s going to be the next big thing....

  • RealPlayer Cloud rolls out globally to store and view video from any device
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    RealPlayer Cloud rolls out globally to store and view video from any device

    By 24 February 2014

    RealNetworks announced on Monday that its RealPlayer Cloud product will be rolling out globally, after gaining 500,000 users in the US and Canada. Calling itself the Dropbox for videos, RealPlayer Cloud aims to be an online file locker for personal and...

  • Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool
    Cameras

    Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

    By 7 February 2014

    It's not often we write about broadcast equipment, but there was something about the Panasonic DMW-YAGH that made us stand up and pay attention. For this accessory, when paired with the forthcoming Lumix GH4 compact system camera, enables uncompressed...

  • Manfrotto Klyp case for iPhone review
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    Manfrotto Klyp case for iPhone review

    By 25 November 2013

    We all know that a lot of people use their iPhone for shooting video. The Apple smartphone's camera is one of the best on the market and when you add in the slow-mo feature on the iPhone 5S it's hard to beat from a smartphone. The trouble with all smartphones,...

  • Samsung Galaxy Mega video review
    Phones

    Samsung Galaxy Mega video review

    By 28 August 2013

    We check out the Samsung Galaxy Mega in all its mammoth glory. Is it good enough to be your next phone. Ian Morris finds out. 

  • Welcome to Pocket-lint video: Reviews, features, tips and more
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    Welcome to Pocket-lint video: Reviews, features, tips and more

    By 21 August 2013

    You might not have seen much video on Pocket-lint recently, but that's about to change. There's no point in just doing what everyone else does, however, so we wanted to launch with something that's a bit different. The first thing you'll start to see...

  • Netflix plans a slew of more original content, including documentaries and stand-up comedy
    Home Cinema

    Netflix plans a slew of more original content, including documentaries and stand-up comedy

    By 22 July 2013

    Netflix announced during its second quarter earnings call that it won't be slowing down with original content. The House of Cards and Arrested Development host has plans for documentaries and stand-up comedy specials.  "Beyond series, we will be expanding...

  • Saturday Night Live parodies Google Glass (video)
    Gadgets

    Saturday Night Live parodies Google Glass (video)

    By 5 May 2013

    The hilarious actors at Saturday Night Live have parodied Google Glass, the new technology out of Google that displays information right into your eye. In the "Weekend Update" portion of the show, tech blogger "Randall Meeks" takes you through some of...

  • YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley announces new 'MixBit' video platform
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    YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley announces new 'MixBit' video platform

    By 1 April 2013

    YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley has released a teaser for his latest video venture, dubbed MixBit. Referring to YouTube's April Fools' day prank, Hurley tweeted: "Since YouTube is ending, we're launching a new video site... Welcome to MixBit!" MixBit was...

  • Penguins play iPad, set new high score (video)
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    Penguins play iPad, set new high score (video)

    By 18 March 2013

    Smartphones and tablets are proving entertaining concepts for the animal kingdom. First we have frogs, then lizards, cats and now penguins, all playing apps. Developers have even started putting together apps to get animals excited. The Game for Cats...

  • Tesco launches Clubcard TV video-streaming service
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    Tesco launches Clubcard TV video-streaming service

    By 12 February 2013

    Tesco, the UK-based supermarket chain, has taken an interesting approach in launching a free online video streaming service aimed at taking on Netflix. Dubbed Clubcard TV, it is currently in private beta testing among employees and is set to launch sometime...

  • What is Vine?
    Apps

    What is Vine?

    By 31 January 2013

    If you’re looking for the latest craze to sweep the globe, then Vine is what you’re after. Vine is a six-second video app that’s owned by Twitter and the idea is to create quick, easy and interesting short films to share with your friends on Facebook,...

  • Russian plane crash caught on car dash cam as debris hits (video)
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    Russian plane crash caught on car dash cam as debris hits (video)

    By 2 January 2013

    A plane crash in Moscow was unwittingly filmed on a car's dashboard camera, showing parts of the aircraft hitting a vehicle in front. It is common practice in Russia to fit dash cams as there are many reported incidents of insurance fraud, and drivers...

  • Brighton Christmas lights make for best Xmas viral video of 2012
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    Brighton Christmas lights make for best Xmas viral video of 2012

    By 13 December 2012

    Brighton & Hove council has posted a response to a Christmas video posted on satirical website The Poke after it began to go viral. Taking a much more lewd approach to the conventional Christmas light display than the council might, the new-look spoof...

  • New look YouTube explored
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    New look YouTube explored

    By 7 December 2012

    YouTube has changed its look and feel to get rid of distractions and emphasise the content being watched. A few new aesthetic changes and added functions have dramatically improved the website. There are some tweaks that can easily be missed and a newly...

  • Behind the scenes with Guy Ritchie's CoD: Black Ops 2 'Surprise' trailer (video)
    Gaming

    Behind the scenes with Guy Ritchie's CoD: Black Ops 2 'Surprise' trailer (video)

    By 28 November 2012

    One of the coolest trailers ever has to be the one directed by Guy Ritchie for the latest entry into the Call of Duty franchise, Black Ops 2. Called "Surprise" it shows several stars, including Robert Downey Jnr, in a sequence of reveals which see each...

  • iMac touch advert gives homage to iPad mini (video)
    Phones

    iMac touch advert gives homage to iPad mini (video)

    By 5 November 2012

    It's not real of course, but that hasn't stopped one fanboy playing on the idea first promoted by Apple for the new iPad mini advert and enhancing it to include the entire iDevice line-up and an unannounced product too: the iMac touch. The advert starts...

  • TshirtOS might help with your dance moves, sadly not let you pick up girls
    Phones

    TshirtOS might help with your dance moves, sadly not let you pick up girls

    By 2 November 2012

    TShirtOS is the high-tech washable T-shirt that has a built-in flexible display and the ability to talk to your phone so you can share Twitter updates, Facebook posts or Instagram pictures. Created by Ballantine's whisky and clothing company CuteCurcuit,...

  • GoPro releases CineForm Studio and Hero2 firmware update for 24p video
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    GoPro releases CineForm Studio and Hero2 firmware update for 24p video

    By 12 October 2012

    GoPro is the, erm, go-to camera for extreme sports enthusiasts, people who like blowing things up and car reviewers. Its flexibility, and toughness, is well documented now, but perhaps most impressive is the constant stream of improvements GoPro makes...

  • iPhone 5 4G EE UK: What sort of speeds can you expect? (video)
    Phones

    iPhone 5 4G EE UK: What sort of speeds can you expect? (video)

    By 3 October 2012

    The iPhone 5 is a fast phone. It might have a few teething troubles with maps and scratches, but it's selling fast, the OS runs fast and now - thanks to a preview of the 4G EE network in the UK - we've seen it with super-fast data too. So what sort of...

  • BlackBerry 10 phones leak, meet the new Qwerty BB 10 Bold
    Phones

    BlackBerry 10 phones leak, meet the new Qwerty BB 10 Bold

    By 27 September 2012

    A promo video showing off two new BlackBerry 10 smartphones ahead of their official unveiling leaked on Vimeo briefly on Thursday night, showing us what we can expect when the new phones are "officially" launched in the new year. UPDATE: And now they...

  • RIM sings to developers: We'll still Keep On Loving You (video)
    Phones

    RIM sings to developers: We'll still Keep On Loving You (video)

    By 25 September 2012

    BlackBerry maker Research In Motion has turned to singing to its developers in the hope that they stick with the platform when BB10 launches in the new year.  "We are going to keep loving developers at Research In Motion, all the way to BlackBerry 10...

  • YouTube testing multiple choice question and answer feature
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    YouTube testing multiple choice question and answer feature

    By 21 September 2012

    YouTube is trialling a new feature that will enable viewers to answer quiz-like questions while watching a video. The Video Questions Editor is currently only in beta but it allows people who upload videos to YouTube to add questions to their clips and...