Reviews

Ted Baker Rockall review
Audio 4 out of 5

Ted Baker Rockall review

By 23 hours ago

Ted Baker has fashionably stepped into audio, bringing with it with a range of bespoke device designs. The Rockall headphones - named after the location on The Shipping Forecast - are of the over-ear variety, designed to appeal to those with an eye (and... >>

Adidas Originals Snap Case for iPhone 5S hands-on: Celebrating the World Cup winners in style
Phones

Adidas Originals Snap Case for iPhone 5S hands-on: Celebrating the World Cup winners in style

By 23 hours ago

It took about 10 seconds for someone to go "wow, that's cool" when we took out our iPhone 5S sporting the Germany-styled version of the Adidas Originals Snap Case. Admittedly, we were in Germany at the time and the team had recently won the World Cup,... >>

Quantum Break hands-on preview: Xbox One exclusive explored
Gaming

Quantum Break hands-on preview: Xbox One exclusive explored

By 19 August 2014

Quantum Break is a hugely ambitious game which if developer Remedy's enthusiasm is anything to go by will be the most-groundbreaking title for the next-generation consoles so far. An Xbox One exclusive due for late 2015, the game will be mostly a third-person... >>

Creative Sound Blaster Roar review
Audio 5 out of 5

Creative Sound Blaster Roar review

By 19 August 2014

Creative is one of those companies that doesn't muck around trying to be a super-cool Beats or new-wave trendy Bluetooth speaker company. It relies on what it knows best: delivering quality sound. The Creative Sound Blaster Roar may look small and just... >>

Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid review
Cars 4 out of 5

Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid review

By 18 August 2014

The main issue with buying an electric car - other than the cost of purchase - is range anxiety. The internal combustion age means we don't tend not to plan when it comes to cars. We just jump in and go. Despite the average person only driving 19 miles... >>

Blinkbox movies review
Apps 4 out of 5

Blinkbox movies review

By 15 August 2014

Many are choosing to look for streaming solutions for TV and movies rather than buying physical solutions to watch their favourites. The big names are familiar, with Netflix offering a subscription-only model where you can watch as much as you like, but... >>

The many faces of Halo explored: The Master Chief Collection, Nightfall and Halo Channel
Gaming

The many faces of Halo explored: The Master Chief Collection, Nightfall and Halo Channel

By 14 August 2014

With Bungie's first post-Halo console game, Destiny, imminent it seems fitting that we'll also soon get a chance to replay the developer's former finest moments, with Halos 1, 2 and 3 making up a significant part of the Halo: The Master Collection Xbox... >>

Xbox One October update and beyond: We look at DLNA streaming and other new features
Gaming

Xbox One October update and beyond: We look at DLNA streaming and other new features

By 14 August 2014

Microsoft has not been shy in announcing new feature changes for its Xbox One dashboard experience and as part of its Gamescom 2014 Media Briefing in Cologne, it invited Pocket-lint to check out some of those coming to the console in a few months time.... >>

FIFA 15 Gamescom gameplay preview: Hands-on with the goalie friendly next-gen stormer
Gaming

FIFA 15 Gamescom gameplay preview: Hands-on with the goalie friendly next-gen stormer

By 14 August 2014

We played and reported on our first impressions of FIFA 15 during E3 in June but it's amazing how much can change in a couple of months in the games industry and we have to say that the Gamescom build of FIFA 15 is quite simply stunning. It should be,... >>

Lavazza Modo Mio Espressgo review
Smarthome 4 out of 5

Lavazza Modo Mio Espressgo review

By 14 August 2014

How much do you love coffee? How long can you go without needing another hit of espresso? If the answer isn't very long at all and you're on the road a lot then the Lavazza Modo Mio Espressgo might just be the ticket: it's an espresso coffee machine designed... >>