Reviews

TX Juice AI Copter: Hands-on with the RC helicopter that will last longer than Christmas Day
Gadgets

TX Juice AI Copter: Hands-on with the RC helicopter that will last longer than Christmas Day

By 26 June 2014

You know that thing where you or your child unwrap a brand new remote controlled helicopter on Christmas Day or a birthday, only for it to shatter in pieces in contact with the living room light fittings 20 minutes later? Yeah, us too. Only too well.... >>

Jaguar C-X17 in pictures: Jag's 4x4 crossover concept shows face at Goodwood festival
Cars

Jaguar C-X17 in pictures: Jag's 4x4 crossover concept shows face at Goodwood festival

By 26 June 2014

It's not the first time we've seen the Jaguar C-X17 concept 4x4 Sport SUV, but it is the first time we've seen it appear in a red coat of paint and one step closer to its 2016 anticipated release date. Measuring 4.72m long and at 1.96m wide the crossover... >>

BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé: First drive in a more practical 4 Series
Cars

BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé: First drive in a more practical 4 Series

By 26 June 2014

The Gran Coupé is the third model in the 4 Series family. We've previously driven, and loved, the regular BMW 4-Series Coupé and the BMW 4-Series Convertible models, so we had high expectations for the Gran Coupé. And it delivered. Slipping into... >>

Amazon Fire TV review
Home Cinema 4 out of 5

Amazon Fire TV review

By 25 June 2014

Amazon is an interesting company. It's an online retail giant. It's an ebook king. It wants to be a bit of everything. And now thanks to Amazon Fire TV - and, more recently, the Fire Phone - it's a hardware company too. There's a lot going on with Fire... >>

Nokia Lumia 630 review
Phones 3.5 out of 5

Nokia Lumia 630 review

By 24 June 2014

The Nokia Lumia 630 is one of the last devices that will launch with the Nokia Lumia name now that Microsoft is at the helm. It's also the Windows Phone attack on the affordable market, with a price tag of just £100 certain to capture attention. As one... >>

LG LB700V 42-inch Smart TV with webOS review
Televisions 4 out of 5

LG LB700V 42-inch Smart TV with webOS review

By 23 June 2014

Want a smart TV that's easier to use than any previous attempts? Having acquired the webOS operating system and adapting it for TV use, that's exactly what the LG LB700V Smart TV is all about. Although the full 'LG 42LB700V Smart TV with webOS' name is... >>

3D printing takes over the Tech Tavern: Having fun with Makerbot Replicator and Replicator Mini
Gadgets

3D printing takes over the Tech Tavern: Having fun with Makerbot Replicator and Replicator Mini

By 20 June 2014

There's something extremely alluring about building something from scratch, using the power of your mind and basic materials. That, in a nutshell, is 3D printing. At it's heart it is simple. But in action, it's magical. On the last day of the Pocket-lint... >>

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 review
Cameras 4.5 out of 5

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 review

By 20 June 2014

Bigger isn't always better, but if you want a premium superzoom camera then physical size is an inevitable part of the package. In the case of the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 it also means a jumbo feature set, including a 25-400mm f/2.8-4.0 equivalent zoom... >>

This streaming TV platform will force you to bin your PVR
Home Cinema

This streaming TV platform will force you to bin your PVR

By 19 June 2014

You won't have heard of Perception before. And you probably won't in future either. Yet you will likely use it and love it. Perception from Vision247, you see, is television streaming platform that is being offered to mobile operators and other television... >>

Want to see Volvo's new performance car? Check out the limited edition Volvo V60 Polestar in our first drive
Cars

Want to see Volvo's new performance car? Check out the limited edition Volvo V60 Polestar in our first drive

By 19 June 2014

Set up a few years back, Polestar is a company all about high performance cars. To date it's created a number of one-off, very high-performance Volvos, one of which made a cameo appearance on Top Gear. That was the tipping point: since then there has... >>