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Hands-on: Slingshot app by Facebook (for iPhone) review
Apps

Hands-on: Slingshot app by Facebook (for iPhone) review

By 18 June 2014

Facebook has introduced a new app called Slingshot for Android and iOS. The app is limited to the US at the moment, but it combines quick messaging with the ability to create fun photos and videos. You've probably heard this already, but we should repeat... >>

Hands-on: The Knomo Knomad will carry all your gadgets and still look good
Gadgets

Hands-on: The Knomo Knomad will carry all your gadgets and still look good

By 17 June 2014

Pocket-lint's Tech Tavern at The Fable in Holborn Viaduct is in full swing, with a number of phone manufacturers showing off their latest flagship handsets today. There has also been a glove to show you what it feels like to have arthritis and a Yike... >>

These are the only final build Nokia Lumia 930 Windows Phone 8.1 handsets in the UK
Phones

These are the only final build Nokia Lumia 930 Windows Phone 8.1 handsets in the UK

By 17 June 2014

All this week, for London Technology Week, the Pocket-lint team are camped in the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern in The Fable, Holborn and we have all manner of exciting gadget and gizmo manufacturers visiting and showing their latest devices to the public,... >>

Adding bling to the best smartphone: LG G3 gold in pictures at Pocket-lint Tech Tavern
Phones

Adding bling to the best smartphone: LG G3 gold in pictures at Pocket-lint Tech Tavern

By 17 June 2014

We've already seen the LG G3 at its launch event in the UK and were impressed with the Quad HD display. But ever the fickle types its white finish washed over us. For some added bling to your smartphone zing here's a look at the LG G3 in gold. Shimmering,... >>

Super Smash Bros for Wii U preview: Want to fight as your Mii against Pac-Man? Now you can
Gaming

Super Smash Bros for Wii U preview: Want to fight as your Mii against Pac-Man? Now you can

By 17 June 2014

There's a line in The Who's Won't Get Fooled Again that could apply to Super Smash Bros for the Wii U: "Meet the new boss, same as the old boss." Fans of the N64 original, plus Melee and Brawl, will find that they are on very familiar ground with the... >>

Canon EOS 1200D review
Cameras 4 out of 5

Canon EOS 1200D review

By 17 June 2014

The entry-level DSLR market has slowed in terms of product releases in recent years. Indeed it's taken three years for Canon to out the 1200D - that's Rebel T5 for our American friends - and while we don't mind waiting for the right kit to come along... >>

DriveClub preview: Finding out exactly why Sony delayed its next-gen Forza rival
Gaming

DriveClub preview: Finding out exactly why Sony delayed its next-gen Forza rival

By 16 June 2014

It might have been a very early build, but when we saw DriveClub at last year's E3 videogames trade show, we have to admit we were underwhelmed. In another hall, Microsoft was lifting the lid off its launch driving game Forza Motorsport 5 for Xbox One... >>

Splatoon preview: Going 4 v 4 in Nintendo's mad new multiplayer skirmish
Gaming

Splatoon preview: Going 4 v 4 in Nintendo's mad new multiplayer skirmish

By 16 June 2014

You can trust Nintendo to pull some mad cap games out of the bag during E3 each more, perhaps more so than its major rivals. However, once we saw Sunset Overdrive on Xbox One we thought Insomniac and Microsoft had stolen the thunder on the bonkers front.... >>

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris preview: Sequel to Guardian of Light fills Tomb Raider gap year
Gaming

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris preview: Sequel to Guardian of Light fills Tomb Raider gap year

By 16 June 2014

One of the stand out surprises during Microsoft's Xbox Media Briefing at E3 2014 was the debut of the teaser trailer for Rise of the Tomb Raider. The return of Lara Croft is something that many gamers are salivating over. However, that won't be available... >>

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review
Cameras 4 out of 5

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review

By 16 June 2014

Sports cameras have attracted a lot of interest in recent times, with the Camileo X-Sports marking Toshiba's first foray into the market. Sports cameras aren't new devices, though, and have been available in a number of different formats over the years.... >>