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  • The Dark Knight Rises teaser trailer leaks online ahead of Comic-Con
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    The Dark Knight Rises teaser trailer leaks online ahead of Comic-Con

    By 18 July 2011

    If you've noticed a considerable slow down online in the last few hours, that's because the 'net is awash with eager Batman fans scrabbling for a glimpse at Thomas Hardy as Bane. Yep, The Dark Knight Rises teaser trailer has been leaked. Presumably created...

  • VIDEO: The world's smallest Space Invaders arcade
    Gaming

    VIDEO: The world's smallest Space Invaders arcade

    By 11 July 2011

    Super-diddy Space Invaders arcade cabinet that's small enough to sit on our kitchen top? Yes please. This brilliant mock-up is the work of YouTuber vcoleiro1 (YouTube names are always much cooler than regular ones) who used an old Game Boy Advance and...

  • VIDEO: COD 4 Star Wars mod transforms shooter to the dark side
    Gaming

    VIDEO: COD 4 Star Wars mod transforms shooter to the dark side

    By 6 July 2011

    The king of all Call of Duty 4 mods has just gone live in the form of Galactic Warfare version 1.0. The mod, which has been in development for no less than 2 years, transforms the game into an entirely Star Wars-themed shooter. Character skins, maps and...

  • VIDEO: HP Russells up Brand identity for TouchPad
    Tablets

    VIDEO: HP Russells up Brand identity for TouchPad

    By 1 July 2011

    Controversial British comedian and movie star Russell Brand has been chosen to be the face of the HP TouchPad in a rib-tickling video advert. Brand, who was famously slated by the UK press for his part in the Sachs-gate scandle is 2008, takes us through...

  • Sony S2 caught in hands-on video while Sony S1 sits for photo
    Tablets

    Sony S2 caught in hands-on video while Sony S1 sits for photo

    By 1 July 2011

    Got 18 seconds? Thought you would. In that case take a look at the video above that is just 18 seconds long, but gives us a glimpse beyond the official teaser trailer released last month as to what to expect from Sony and it's Honeycomb tablet called...

  • Lytro, the camera of the future, shows off 3D photos
    Cameras

    Lytro, the camera of the future, shows off 3D photos

    By 1 July 2011

    We’ve already learnt how Lytro is planning on changing the way we take pictures in the future, but now the company has confirmed that they plan to change the way we take 3D pictures as well using a single lens. Turns out the camera that lets you set...

  • VIDEO: Lord Alan Sugar takes on Piers Morgan in viral video
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    VIDEO: Lord Alan Sugar takes on Piers Morgan in viral video

    By 28 June 2011

    Looks like the battle between Piers Morgan and Lord Sugar isn't quite over yet. First the Twitter feud, now this, the viral video campaign created for his advertising platform Linklocal. Piers makes an appearance in the video about a minute in as a lego...

  • VIDEO: German robots cooking up a storm
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    VIDEO: German robots cooking up a storm

    By 24 June 2011

    Need some new flatmates? Preferably ones who don't mind doing the shopping and then knocking up a fry-up on a Sunday morning? Then look no further than Rosie and Jim. No, not the old ragdolls - these brilliant robots from the Intelligent Autonomous Systems...

  • VIDEO: Roger Federer gets the biggest Gillette shave ever
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    VIDEO: Roger Federer gets the biggest Gillette shave ever

    By 21 June 2011

    Viral advertising videos are sometimes a bit naff. And whilst we're not saying that this effort from Gillette is 100 per cent naff free, it's worthy of inclusion. And that's for one killer reason. It reminds us of Neil Buchanan's Art Attack. You know,...

  • VIDEO: How Mario got his name, his brother and his princess
    Gaming

    VIDEO: How Mario got his name, his brother and his princess

    By 21 June 2011

    We love a good Mario spoof here at Pocket-lint. We were massive fans of Joe Nicolosi's Mario movie trailer from SXSW, absolutely adored the College Humour Peach Stockholm Syndrome sketch and were greatly impressed with the detail in Brandon Laatsch's...

  • VIDEO: Battlefield 3 PlayStation 3 gameplay emerges
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Battlefield 3 PlayStation 3 gameplay emerges

    By 17 June 2011

    Battlefield 3 continues to be talk of the town, with demo footage emerging from E3 showing a game that stands to take on the gargantuan Call of Duty franchise.  But until now we are yet to see the game in action on consoles, with footage shown to this...

  • VIDEO: Motorola Xoom 2 leaked by Verizon?
    Tablets

    VIDEO: Motorola Xoom 2 leaked by Verizon?

    By 17 June 2011

    OTT door blasting action? Check. Minimalist looking living room? Check. Sexy lady? Check. Mystery tablet in hand? Check. Well, well, well - what do we have here? It's a Honeycomb tablet powered by Verizon that's for sure, but it sure as heck isn't one...

  • VIDEO: Apple iPod magic
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    VIDEO: Apple iPod magic

    By 16 June 2011

    Until now magic has traditionally been a cards and rabbits affair, enter YouTube's virtualmagician, who uses technology to make tricks. We are yet to figure this one out entirely, but it looks like a bit of coordination and plenty of video prep was needed...

  • VIDEO: Chelsea players in giant football / Space Invaders mash up
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Chelsea players in giant football / Space Invaders mash up

    By 14 June 2011

    What do you get when you cross four Chelsea players, a projector, a betting site and some footballs? The world's most elaborate game of Space Invaders that's what. Contestants in the 188BET challenge were David Luiz, Branislav Ivanovic, Paulo Ferreira...

  • YouTube: 70 per cent of people watch pre-roll ads
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    YouTube: 70 per cent of people watch pre-roll ads

    By 13 June 2011

    According to YouTube, only 30 per cent of TrueView adverts on its site are skipped on average, meaning that well over two in three of them are watched by visitors. The company also claims that users who choose not to skip the adverts are 75 per cent more...

  • VIDEO: Tomb Raider opening level demoed at E3
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Tomb Raider opening level demoed at E3

    By 6 June 2011

    We’ve seen the trailer, but judging by the 6-minute demo of the new Tomb Raider game just shown at E3, there is a dark and sinister angle to the new Tomb Raider game that's due out for Christmas 2012. Rebooting the franchise to show a much younger Lara...

  • VIDEO: Mass Effect 3 gets Kinect support, demoed
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Mass Effect 3 gets Kinect support, demoed

    By 6 June 2011

    EA has demoed Mass Effect 3 due out in March 2012, with the Kinect accessory at Microsoft’s press conference at E3 in LA. Although Kinect isn’t actually needed for the game, those that do have the motion sensory bolt-on for their Xbox 360 console...

  • VIDEO: Microsoft shows off Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 submarine level
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Microsoft shows off Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 submarine level

    By 6 June 2011

    Microsoft has demoed Call of Duty: Modern Warfare at the company’s press conference at E3 in Los Angeles, showing a level that gamers will be able to play when the game goes on sale on 8 November. In the mission you play a Navy Seal tasked with taking...

  • VIDEO: Halo 4, the start of a new trilogy coming 2012
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    VIDEO: Halo 4, the start of a new trilogy coming 2012

    By 6 June 2011

    As leaked just hours ago, Microsoft has confirmed that Halo 4 is making its way  back to the Xbox 360 in 2012 as the start of a new trilogy. Giving away very little, Microsoft showed a trailer for the game, that will follow the company’s mega blockbuster...

  • VIDEO: Kid delivers rousing speech after learning to ride bike
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    VIDEO: Kid delivers rousing speech after learning to ride bike

    By 3 June 2011

    This is a great way to end a busy week; a rousing speech about the virtues of never giving up when trying to learn how to ride a bike delivered by a tiny kid. You can't get better than that. Move over Morgan Freeman and Bill Pullman, this is the (little)...

  • YouTube brings in creative commons support for videos
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    YouTube brings in creative commons support for videos

    By 2 June 2011

    Until now YouTube has been pretty strict about the way videos are licensed when uploaded. Understandably so, given the number of music videos and television programs that shouldn't be up on the site.  But for those who want to share content they have...

  • VIDEO: Recreating Street Fighter sounds with your mouth
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Recreating Street Fighter sounds with your mouth

    By 31 May 2011

    Not many of us can lay claim to the sound effect skills of Police Academies' Michael Windslow, but this guy comes close. He manages to recreate the sounds of three rounds of retro gaming classic Street Fighter II using just a guitar for backing and his...

  • VIDEO: Life size Hot Wheels track results in world record 332ft jump
    Cars

    VIDEO: Life size Hot Wheels track results in world record 332ft jump

    By 30 May 2011

    Ever wondered what would happen if you made a gigantic Hot Wheels track and launched a real life car off it? Well we did. And thankfully our demands have been met by Tanner Foust who flung himself off a giant orange ramp in a truck, covering 332ft in...

  • VIDEO: Human head in a jar - could be best fancy dress costume ever
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    VIDEO: Human head in a jar - could be best fancy dress costume ever

    By 27 May 2011

    Personally we don't like the idea of wandering about with our head trapped in a jar - sort of re-enacting Radiohead's No Surprises video in the process. This guy, however, clearly does. Using a combination of snorkel, fake hands and helmet, he's crafted...

  • VIDEO: Ronen's Adventure: Trapped in an iPhone
    Phones

    VIDEO: Ronen's Adventure: Trapped in an iPhone

    By 17 May 2011

    A more cunning use of three iPhones (or any smartphone that can play video) you'll never see, Ronen's Adventure: Trapped in an iPhone is clever, smart and brilliantly staged. Written and choreographed by Ronen Verbit and Vanya Polunin, with the help...