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  • VIDEO: HP's 9-second Palm teaser
    Phones

    VIDEO: HP's 9-second Palm teaser

    By 3 February 2011

    When we first stumbled across this 9-second video on the HP Palm website, we have to admit that our first thought was slightly "meh". We couldn't really tell what was on show and it all looked a bit naff. But now it's inside our head, chewing away at...

  • VIDEO: Nokia E7 in azione
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    VIDEO: Nokia E7 in azione

    By 3 February 2011

    Okay, okay - so the video is in Italian. And yes it's 20 minutes long and contains an unboxing sequence which we all know is the most tedious feature of any tech reporting but, it's also in glorious 1080p HD and it does give us a nice look at the forthcoming...

  • VIDEO: Ride-in Dalek range invades Earth
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    VIDEO: Ride-in Dalek range invades Earth

    By 3 February 2011

    Doctor Who is big business these days, for young and old, and we've seen all manner of tied-in merchandise at Pocket-lint, from Lego-style minifigs to a Wiimote in the shape of The Doctor's trademark Sonic Screwdriver. However, none have been quite so...

  • VIDEO: LG Optimus 3D in MWC teaser
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    VIDEO: LG Optimus 3D in MWC teaser

    By 2 February 2011

    On Tuesday LG went and got all official, confirming that it will be showing off "the world's first full 3D smartphone" at Mobile World Congress. And now, it has released this (very over the top) teaser video to the world, which seems to show off the LG...

  • VIDEO: Miniature faking - Whistler style
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    VIDEO: Miniature faking - Whistler style

    By 1 February 2011

    It doesn't matter how many of these tilt-shift, miniature faking, videos we see - we still can't help but go "oooh" and "aaah" every time we see one. This effort, which shows off Whistler village, complete with snow ploughs, skiers, borders, fire-eaters...

  • Samsung Galaxy S 2 confirmed in Samsung video
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    Samsung Galaxy S 2 confirmed in Samsung video

    By 1 February 2011

    Samsung, as promised, has released a teaser video of its new Samsung Galaxy S 2 smartphone that’s due to be launched on the 13 February at smartphone trade show Mobile World Congress, in Barcelona later this month. The video teaser is designed to give...

  • VIDEO: RIM shows PlayBook for business too
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    VIDEO: RIM shows PlayBook for business too

    By 31 January 2011

    Research in Motion has posted a video to YouTube showing how the new PlayBook tablet will talk to BlackBerry smartphones; an indication that the device is not all about watching videos or surfing the web. The new video features a PlayBook and BlackBerry...

  • VIDEO: The Windows Phone 7 iPhone
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    VIDEO: The Windows Phone 7 iPhone

    By 31 January 2011

    Look, we know that jailbreakers and developers love to show off - but we can't help but look at this and think: "What's the point?". We mean, if you like the Windows Phone 7 OS that much, then there are plenty of handsets out there running it natively,...

  • VIDEO: When Zuckerbergs collide
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    VIDEO: When Zuckerbergs collide

    By 31 January 2011

    What happens when the three most famous Mark Zuckerbergs come together? Well, to find out., take a look at this sketch from Saturday Night Live, which aired in the States this weekend. The video features the man nominated for an Oscar for playing Zuck...

  • VIDEO: Control the Humanoid Robot by Kinect
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Control the Humanoid Robot by Kinect

    By 31 January 2011

    We've seen a fair few Kinect hacks so far with people doing all sort of bits and bobs on screen, but this is the first one to our knowledge that brings the power of the Kinect beyond the computer screen to the real world.  As the video shows the hacker...

  • VIDEO: History of hip hop - beatbox style
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    VIDEO: History of hip hop - beatbox style

    By 27 January 2011

    Two words, simply amazing! French beatboxer (?) Eklips takes us through the history of hip hop in four minutes just using his vocal talents, and it's utterly stunning. Recorded for Trace Urban TV in France, the way he manages to segue between clips and...

  • VIDEO: Motorola Xoom: The trailer
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    VIDEO: Motorola Xoom: The trailer

    By 26 January 2011

    In a world of war and heroes there was one tablet willing to risk it all for the love of a good user experience.  That's pretty much what you'll get from this Motorola Xoom trailer teaser video, posted to YouTube by Motorola in readiness for the shop...

  • VIDEO: Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc up close and in action
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    VIDEO: Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc up close and in action

    By 25 January 2011

    Pocket-lint is expecting to get its grubby paws on the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc handset pretty soon in order to give it a comprehensive review (you can check out our First Look in the meantime) but, just in case you were beginning to feel starved of Arc...

  • Duke Nukem Forever landing 3 May
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    Duke Nukem Forever landing 3 May

    By 21 January 2011

    After what seems to be an age and a half of waiting, Duke Nukem will finally make a return to the console on 6 May in the UK 2K Games and Gearbox Software has announced. Although available in the US from the 3 May, UK will have to wait an extra three...

  • VIDEO: Verizon iPhone advert thanks those who waited
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    VIDEO: Verizon iPhone advert thanks those who waited

    By 21 January 2011

    How do you launch a phone that's already been launched before? Well, if you're Verizon and you're launching the iPhone, the easy way to do it would seem to be a advert that says thanks for waiting and not shifting to AT&T.  Verizon has started rolling...

  • VIDEO: Wii didn’t start the fire - a brief history of video games
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    VIDEO: Wii didn’t start the fire - a brief history of video games

    By 20 January 2011

    What is it with nostalgic video game videos, showing us where we’ve come from and where we're going? If the 4-minute history of video games we told about yesterday didn’t stoke your excitement, you’ll be singing along to this one in no time, we're...

  • VIDEO: History of videogames in 4 minutes
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    VIDEO: History of videogames in 4 minutes

    By 19 January 2011

    A bunch of game design students in Germany have come up with this short film detailing the history of videogaming in around 4 minutes. It was almost entirely filmed in one shot, and while we'd have preferred a music bed running underneath throughout,...

  • VIDEO: PlayStation phone caught out...again
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    VIDEO: PlayStation phone caught out...again

    By 17 January 2011

    For a device that doesn't even officially exist yet, the PlayStation phone is certainly cropping up in a lot of places. And the latest venture out for the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play device is a McDonald's restaurant in Taiwan (and a busy road in Taiwan...

  • VIDEO: General Motors EN-V is electric car of the future
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    VIDEO: General Motors EN-V is electric car of the future

    By 17 January 2011

    General Motors has been working on a personalised all-electric vehicle for some time now. Indeed, Pocket-lint previously revealed 2 years ago that it was working with Segway on the PUMA, a two-seater car designed for urban roads. However, while that hasn't...

  • Microsoft pre-congratulates Golden Globe winners of tomorrow
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    Microsoft pre-congratulates Golden Globe winners of tomorrow

    By 16 January 2011

    Microsoft has used the Golden Globe Award ceremony in the US to premier its new slogan “Be What’s Next”. The slogan, first announced last summer, has finally after months of waiting made it into the real world. Microsoft has shown two adverts pre-congratulating...

  • VIDEO: Awesome beer fridge canon and iPhone app
    Apps

    VIDEO: Awesome beer fridge canon and iPhone app

    By 14 January 2011

    This isn't the first home-brew (geddit?) iOS beer-based app that we've seen (remember the unofficial beer pouring app?). But it may well be the best. Clever beer fan (well, we say beer fan, but his ale of choice is Budweiser so it's questionable) Ryan...

  • VIDEO: iPad multi-finger gestures in iOS 4.3
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    VIDEO: iPad multi-finger gestures in iOS 4.3

    By 13 January 2011

    Apple has released iOS 4.3 in beta form to developers, and one of the most notable new features is the multi-finger (four and five finger) gesture support. Macstories and Engadget have both posted videos of the new feature in action, which show how the...

  • VIDEO: Kinect + Wii + PC + Call of Duty = Gaming win
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    VIDEO: Kinect + Wii + PC + Call of Duty = Gaming win

    By 12 January 2011

    Everyday a new Kinect hack appears on the web. But they're so common place now that a hacker really has to do something special to impress us. And that's exactly what gamer Demize2010 has done, with his home made Kinect/Wii/PC/Call of Duty mash up. In...

  • VIDEO: Avatar Kinect in action
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Avatar Kinect in action

    By 11 January 2011

    One of the coolest things revealed during Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer's keynote over at CES was the announcement of Avatar Kinect, and now Microsoft has released this video that briefly shows the new feature in action. Avatar Kinect brings facial recognition...

  • VIDEO: Razer Switchblade - Reinventing PC gaming on the go?
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Razer Switchblade - Reinventing PC gaming on the go?

    By 6 January 2011

    The Razer Switchblade could be the future of mobile PC gaming - if it ever makes it out of the concept arena and in to the big bad real-world. It is a Windows 7 machine, complete with 3G and Wi-Fi connectivity that packs Mini-HDMI, USB 3.0 and standard...