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Microsoft Bing Palm Search hands-on: Typing's a thing of the past
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Microsoft Bing Palm Search hands-on: Typing's a thing of the past

By 1 April 2015

We've seen fingerprint sensors on phones and tablets, and haptic force-feedback technology on prototype devices on our travels, but Microsoft has come up with something quite different. And it could change the way you search online forever. Utilising... >>

Virgin Atlantic's trans-Atlantic Wi-Fi tested, but is it up to speed?
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Virgin Atlantic's trans-Atlantic Wi-Fi tested, but is it up to speed?

By 23 December 2014

A couple of months ago, Virgin Atlantic launched its first trans-Atlantic Wi-Fi service on its brand spanking new 787 Dreamliner aircraft, the first in the fleet which travels the London Heathrow to Boston route. It was kicked off with a bang too, hosting... >>

New Google Maps: We explore the features of the preview
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New Google Maps: We explore the features of the preview

By 22 May 2013

At Google I/O one of the most exciting developments was the reworking of Google Maps. Both online and on mobile devices. With maps being ubiquitous now, it's easy to forget that the old version has a few annoying bugs that make it difficult to use. Now... >>

Hands-on: Google Play Music All Access review
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Hands-on: Google Play Music All Access review

By 17 May 2013

It was no surprise when Google announced Google Play Music All Access during its keynote at Google I/O on Wednesday. Set to take on Spotify, Rdio, Pandora and other streaming services, All Access is available on the web and Android for $9.99 (£6.50)... >>

Hands-on: New Facebook News Feed explored
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Hands-on: New Facebook News Feed explored

By 8 March 2013

Facebook has updated the look and feel of its News Feed feature in the hope that it will become the best personalised newspaper you would ever want. As the global roll-out begins, Pocket-lint has been given access to the new feature so we can share what... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Candy Crush Saga review (iPhone)
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APP OF THE DAY: Candy Crush Saga review (iPhone)

By 12 February 2013

There is an abundance of what we'll call "line 'em up" games - where the goal is to line up at least trio of same-coloured shapes to blast them away and make room for the next set - but none more engaging and, at times, infuriating than King.com's Candy... >>

Facebook Graph Search goes live, we go hands-on
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Facebook Graph Search goes live, we go hands-on

By 15 January 2013

Facebook Graph Search is live and rolling out to a handful of people, and when we say handful we mean it. According to Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and founder of Facebook, the initial beta is available to a couple of hundred people of the 1 billion-odd users... >>

DivX Stash pictures and hands-on
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DivX Stash pictures and hands-on

By 14 January 2013

DivX Stash has been shown as a concept before, but Pocket-lint has learnt it will be entering a beta test phase soon, with a full roll-out due later in the year. We were also given a demonstration of Rovi's software running on Mac, iPhone and iPad during... >>

Netflix for Windows 8 pictures and hands-on
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Netflix for Windows 8 pictures and hands-on

By 25 October 2012

So far, most of the apps that come with, or can be downloaded, for Windows 8 have left us cold. “People” is awful, and most of the third-party apps are basic and uninspiring. But today at the Windows 8 launch in New York, we’ve seen the newly released... >>

Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler pictures and hands-on
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Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler pictures and hands-on

By 19 October 2012

With charity moustache-growing event Movember starting in less than two weeks, it's a good time to look at accessories and tools to keep the face fuzz in check. The Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler is one of those gadgets that will help immeasurably. The... >>