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Hands-on: Inbox by Gmail, a clean email app that doubles as a to-do list
Apps

Hands-on: Inbox by Gmail, a clean email app that doubles as a to-do list

By 7 November 2014

Inbox is a new email experience from the Gmail team. While it hasn't completely launched yet, we were able to snag an invite and give it a go. To use Inbox, you have to be invited by Google. Google opened Inbox to everyone for one-hour only on 5 November,... >>

Pure Voca review: Boom for your buck
Audio 4 out of 5

Pure Voca review: Boom for your buck

By 6 November 2014

There has been a lot of action in the Bluetooth speakers market, with a recent drive towards improving performance and offering a better quality of device. There's been a veritable explosion at the top-end, with reputable audio companies embracing wireless... >>

Dell Smart Desk concept: Taking interactive display technology into the future
Laptops

Dell Smart Desk concept: Taking interactive display technology into the future

By 6 November 2014

We've all seen Tom Cruise chucking screens around with gesture-based control in the 2002 movie Minority Report. Although that probably doesn't reflect an average day at work for most of us in 2014, Dell's Smart Desk concept is designed to enhance professional... >>

Zepp Golf tracker will give you a better swing in five minutes... it did ours (hands-on)
Gadgets

Zepp Golf tracker will give you a better swing in five minutes... it did ours (hands-on)

By 6 November 2014

Motion tracking for sports and specifically golf is not exactly new, but the best device we've used in recent times was the GolfSense, which strapped to the back of a golf glove and sent data via Bluetooth to an iPhone, iPad or Android device. We loved... >>

Apple eat your heart out, Dell unveils 5K resolution 27-inch PC monitor
Laptops

Apple eat your heart out, Dell unveils 5K resolution 27-inch PC monitor

By 5 November 2014

Move over 4K, Dell has unveiled its UltraSharp 27 Monitor, the world's first individual panel with a 5K resolution. That means a whopping 5120 x 2880 pixels across its 27-inch surface which is seven times the pixel density of a 1080p monitor or TV. 
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Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger
Tablets

Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger

By 5 November 2014

The Dell Venue series isn't new by any measure, but the unveiling of the 11 Pro 7000 hybrid goes to show that Dell still has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. It's beat Microsoft to the punch with Intel Core M technology but, oddly, the Pro 7000 isn't slimmer... >>

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare review: A return to form
Gaming 4.5 out of 5

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare review: A return to form

By 5 November 2014

It's easy to be cynical about Call of Duty these days. The biggest games franchise of them all has developed an inevitability of death-and-taxes proportions. And Advanced Warfare, the eleventh (we think - it's hard to keep count) instalment of the game,... >>

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse
Tablets 5 out of 5

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse

By 4 November 2014

The idea of serious gaming on a tablet device originally went south for us the moment we tried to control a first-person shooter using touchscreen controls. They are too clumsy for reversal of movement or reactionary firing, leading to an okay but not... >>

Alienware 13: Gaming laptop meets desktop when paired with Graphics Amplifier (hands-on)
Laptops

Alienware 13: Gaming laptop meets desktop when paired with Graphics Amplifier (hands-on)

By 4 November 2014

Which to go for - the desktop mega rig for graphically intense sessions, or a hardcore laptop for on-the-go gaming? How about a solution combining the best of both? That's the approach of the Alienware 13 gaming laptop. Use as a mobile gaming machine,... >>

Alienware Area-51: The mothership of desktop gaming rigs returns (hands-on)
Gaming

Alienware Area-51: The mothership of desktop gaming rigs returns (hands-on)

By 4 November 2014

We rarely cover gaming rigs here at Pocket-lint, but there's something so iconic and, well, downright insane about the Alienware Area-51 that we couldn't resist. Or maybe the Greys have taken over our brains. Far from flying in from a land far away and... >>