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Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition: Hands-on the Gooner phone
Phones

Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition: Hands-on the Gooner phone

By 28 August 2014

Gooners rejoice! There's now a smartphone just for you: the Huawei Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition. We got our hands on one and thought we'd share the love. This special edition has been created as Huawei is the official global smartphone partner of Arsenal.... >>

BMW 220d review
Cars 4 out of 5

BMW 220d review

By 28 August 2014

BMW has gone to town on a host of new electric, performance and lifestyle models recently, including the i3, i8, X4, M4, M235i - the list has got so long we're almost struggling to keep up. The idea is that there's now a BMW for everyone. Yet what about... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review
Tablets 4 out of 5

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review

By 28 August 2014

Microsoft Surface is one of those products lines that's neither quite here nor there. But the Surface Pro 3 looks to change that, by refreshing the range in a new, larger 12-inch model that Microsoft has referred to as a "laptop killer". Cleaner cut marketing... >>

Samsung Level Over headphones review
Audio 3.5 out of 5

Samsung Level Over headphones review

By 27 August 2014

Headphones are everywhere right now, from established brand names to apparent armies of newcomers busying the market. So when a big name like Samsung releases a new flagship series of headphones boasting "superior HD organic sound" - whatever that means... >>

Volvo XC90 hands-on: The safest Volvo ever is packed full of tech treats
Cars

Volvo XC90 hands-on: The safest Volvo ever is packed full of tech treats

By 26 August 2014

"This is one of the most important days in our history. We are not just launching a car, but re-launching our brand," says Hakan Samuelsson, President and CEO of Volvo, as the cover is drawn off the new Volvo XC90 at a media launch in Stockholm. The new... >>

Shell Oculus Rift V-Power demo shows why Facebook was so keen to buy VR company
Gadgets

Shell Oculus Rift V-Power demo shows why Facebook was so keen to buy VR company

By 25 August 2014

Shell is one of a handful of companies to publicly display Oculus Rift content that has no connection to its gaming abilities. And it's the first time we've seen the headset itself adorned in branded colours. The Shell V-Power Oculus Rift experience is... >>

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Mini review
Phones 4 out of 5

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Mini review

By 25 August 2014

Budget smartphones are becoming increasingly popular, with a number of capable but affordable choices on the market. Such demand has prompted us to pluck the months-old Alcatel OneTouch Idol Mini out of its box a year after its initial announcement. Priced... >>

How not to drive an F1 car: Hands-on with the £500k Shell Pro Ferrari F1 Simulator
Cars

How not to drive an F1 car: Hands-on with the £500k Shell Pro Ferrari F1 Simulator

By 25 August 2014

As part of a trip to the Belgian Grand Prix with Shell, Pocket-lint was invited to try its hand at driving a Ferrari Formula One car. Luckily for a majority of the people in the vicinity however, this was in a professional simulator rather than the real... >>

Volkswagen Golf R first drive: The best fast Golf ever
Cars

Volkswagen Golf R first drive: The best fast Golf ever

By 25 August 2014

Just how much would you be happy to spend on a Golf? It's an interesting question posed by this, the new hottest (ever) Golf ­- the R - which starts at a few quid under 30-grand in the UK. It's the latest in a long line of uber-fast Golfs, designed to... >>

Nokia Lumia 530: Bang for your Windows Phone buck (hands-on)
Phones

Nokia Lumia 530: Bang for your Windows Phone buck (hands-on)

By 22 August 2014

In many ways, it's the budget end of the smartphone rainbow where all the excitement is. The feature phone market has eaten itself, unable to fend off the march to more and more affordable smartphones. Nokia has been playing in this space for some time... >>