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BlackBerry Passport review: It's not hip to be square
Phones 2 out of 5

BlackBerry Passport review: It's not hip to be square

By 24 September 2014

The BlackBerry Passport breaks smartphone design tradition and offers something we've never seen the likes of before: a square display in a device with (you guessed it) a passport-sized footprint. The Canadian company certainly had to do something different... >>

Porsche Design P'9983: The £1400 BlackBerry for power professionals (hands-on)
Phones

Porsche Design P'9983: The £1400 BlackBerry for power professionals (hands-on)

By 24 September 2014

Porsche Design made its first smartphone in 2007, before partnering with BlackBerry (then RIM) in 2011 on the P'9981. Jump to the present day and we have the Porsche Design P'9983, which is based on the BlackBerry Q10. In the words of BlackBerry and Porsche... >>

Ever wanted to play at Wembley? App update will now put your name on the scoreboard
Apps

Ever wanted to play at Wembley? App update will now put your name on the scoreboard

By 24 September 2014

An update to the official app for Wembley Stadium is coming at the start of October and a new section will be added that will give you more access to social media functions and other features. It will also give you the opportunity to have a message beamed... >>

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl
Home Cinema

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl

By 23 September 2014

We're big fans of The Walking Dead here on Pocket-lint, the original Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard comic books and the TV series. And we were already fizzing with excitement that season five is almost on us, starting in the US on 12 October and screening... >>

Toshiba Encore 2 review
Tablets 3.5 out of 5

Toshiba Encore 2 review

By 22 September 2014

Upon switching on the Toshiba Encore 2 tablet, the company's "Leading Innovation" brand strategy slogan pops onto the screen. But does the second-generation tablet truly innovate within the entire market, or does it merely represent progress within Toshiba's... >>

Cogito Pop review
Gadgets 3.5 out of 5

Cogito Pop review

By 2 September 2014

Cogito is looking to shake-up the smartwatch market with its newly announced Cogito Pop - an affordable, fun and fashionable watch that also offers basic notification from your top apps via four icons on the watch face. Smartwatches are all the rage at... >>

Devolo dLAN 500 review: Starter Pack extends home Wi-Fi network with ease
Smarthome 4 out of 5

Devolo dLAN 500 review: Starter Pack extends home Wi-Fi network with ease

By 26 August 2014

Having recently moved house, we came across a problem: the Wi-Fi signal from our otherwise impressive Virgin Media Superhub 2 wouldn't reach the back bedroom. No internet in bed - that's a serious modern day dilemma. But the solution to boost our Wi-Fi... >>

Motorola Moto 360 review
Gadgets 3.5 out of 5

Motorola Moto 360 review

By 19 September 2014

When Android Wear - Google's operating system for wearables - was announced, three devices lined up for scrutiny: the LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live and the Moto 360. Of the three, the Moto 360 was heralded as the best of the bunch, the apple of Android... >>

Nokia Lumia 530 review
Phones 3.5 out of 5

Nokia Lumia 530 review

By 19 September 2014

The Nokia Lumia 530 is the latest Windows Phone device tasked with blazing a path into your pocket without costing a bomb. Its goal, quite simply, is to bring the advantages of modern devices to more people.  It replaces the earlier Lumia 520, a model... >>

Pentax K-S1: Built-in LED light displays distract from some interesting tech (hands-on)
Cameras

Pentax K-S1: Built-in LED light displays distract from some interesting tech (hands-on)

By 18 September 2014

Pentax isn't one for the norm. In addition to its multi-colour DSLR cameras, the company was also showing off its latest K-S1 DSLR at Photokina - a camera that has coloured light indicator lamps said to guide operations. We thought the fade-in, fade-out... >>