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Best VPN service 2019: The 10 best VPN deals in the US and UK
Best VPN service 2019: The 10 best VPN deals in the US and UK By Roland Moore-Colyer

Whether you are looking to use a VPN keep you secure online or geo-unlocked sites, we've got you covered with great deals from ExpressVPN, NordVPN... Read more

Best budgeting apps 2019: 4 apps to take control of your finances
Best budgeting apps 2019: 4 apps to take control of your finances By Britta O'Boyle

Keeping track of finances can be a tricky thing to do, but these apps will help make managing you money nice and simple.... Read more

Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide
Best iPhone apps: The ultimate guide By Maggie Tillman

These are the absolute best iPhone apps available right now, from productivity apps to apps for traveling, reading, listening to music, and more. Read more

Apple News+ vs Readly: Battle of the magazine subscription services
Apple News+ vs Readly: Battle of the magazine subscription services By Rik Henderson

We look at how Apple News+ might differ from the already established "Netflix for magazines" Readly.... Read more

Best meal kit delivery services in the US: Blue Apron vs HelloFresh and more
Best meal kit delivery services in the US: Blue Apron vs HelloFresh and more By Maggie Tillman

There are meal kits for everyone: vegans, gluten-free eaters, Tom Brady and Martha Stewart wannabees, and parents who just want something quick.... Read more

Best dieting apps: 8 apps to help you lose weight
Best dieting apps: 8 apps to help you lose weight By Britta O'Boyle

Whether you're looking to shed the Christmas pounds, or you are just on a mission to eat better this year then here are a few of the best dieting apps to help you.... Read more

Amazon Music Unlimited vs Spotify: Which is best?
Amazon Music Unlimited vs Spotify: Which is best? By Max Langridge

Spotify has long been the streaming service of choice, but with the rise of Amazon, is it time to switch to Amazon Music Unlimited?... Read more

Which cloud storage service is right for you? iCloud vs Google Drive vs OneDrive vs Dropbox
Which cloud storage service is right for you? iCloud vs Google Drive vs OneDrive vs Dropbox By Maggie Tillman

To help you optimise your mix-and-match approach, or better understand the pros and cons of each service, Pocket-lint has answered all your questions.... Read more

Which is the best music streaming service in the UK?
Which is the best music streaming service in the UK? By Max Langridge

See our list of the best music streaming services to use. Which music app or streaming subscriptions is best for you? All the best compared.... Read more

Apple Music vs Spotify: What's the difference?
Apple Music vs Spotify: What's the difference? By Elyse Betters

When Apple Music launched it was with a massive marketing campaign and several celebrities touting how amazing it is, especially when compared to Spotify,... Read more

Best Web Hosting Services 2018: 10 of the best cloud, VPS and web hosting providers
Best Web Hosting Services 2018: 10 of the best cloud, VPS and web hosting providers By Roland Moore-Colyer

Designing and running your own website, whether for business or pleasure, is now easier than ever thanks to myriad tools and services available. From WordPress... Read more

Microsoft Office 365: Should you subscribe to Microsoft's Office suite?
Microsoft Office 365: Should you subscribe to Microsoft's Office suite? By Elyse Betters

Should you subscribe to Office 365 or buy Office 2016 as a one-time purchase?  What is Office 365? Microsoft's Office 365 subscription service enables... Read more

Best DNA testing kits: From ancestry to genetics, these are the ones to buy
Best DNA testing kits: From ancestry to genetics, these are the ones to buy By Elyse Betters

Most everyone wants to know where they come from or whether their susceptible to diseases linked to their family's health history. Unfortunately, not everyone... Read more

RingCentral vs Grasshopper vs Vonage: What's the difference?
RingCentral vs Grasshopper vs Vonage: What's the difference? By Pocket-lint Promotion

RingCentral isn't the only cloud-based phone system available for small businesses.There's also Grasshopper and Vonage, for instance. But how do they compare... Read more

7 best encrypted messaging apps for all the Edward Snowdens out there
7 best encrypted messaging apps for all the Edward Snowdens out there By Elyse Betters

Love him or hate him, Edward Snowden made many of us more aware.We now pay close attention to our online privacy and care about things like metadata, surveillance,... Read more

Gennady Golovkin VS Kell Brook: Watch boxing live
Gennady Golovkin VS Kell Brook: Watch boxing live By Pocket-lint Promotion

There isn't a person who would not like a good action sequence. Movies are something else but what's your position on the real action? Real action as in,... Read more

Best Samsung Gear VR Oculus apps
Best Samsung Gear VR Oculus apps By Luke Edwards

Samsung and Oculus have released their combined effort to bring virtual reality to your face in the Gear VR. The result is an affordable virtual reality... Read more

15 of the best email apps to help you achieve inbox zero
15 of the best email apps to help you achieve inbox zero By Elyse Betters

Email. Ugh.Just seeing that word can bring a wave of stress upon us like nothing else.It wastes time, clutters both professional and personal lives, and... Read more

Best Windows 10 apps to download or try right now
Best Windows 10 apps to download or try right now By Elyse Betters

Microsoft's Windows 10 has been available since summer, and the overall message is that it's cool. But, to be frank, it's nothing without apps.We use desktop... Read more

Best Apple TV apps to try right now
Best Apple TV apps to try right now By Elyse Betters

Apple unveiled the new Apple TV in September during its iPhone 6S event, and now that set-top box is widely available to buy online or through Apple's... Read more

How to create a photo collage: Six best apps
How to create a photo collage: Six best apps By Britta O'Boyle

It wasn't until quite recently that Instagram made it much easier to create a photo collage of several images in one. It's now possible to upload one image... Read more

5 best navigation apps: Helping you get around as quick as possible
5 best navigation apps: Helping you get around as quick as possible By Britta O'Boyle

A few years ago sat-navs were a big thing. Go back another couple of years before those and you'd find physical maps in cars. Fast forward to the here... Read more

Best Google Glassware: Here's the top 10 Glass apps to download first
Best Google Glassware: Here's the top 10 Glass apps to download first By Elyse Betters

Google expanded its Explorer Programme to the UK today. That means Brits across the country are thinking about buying their very own headset, and they're... Read more

Google Now voice search vs Siri: Battle of the personal assistants
Google Now voice search vs Siri: Battle of the personal assistants By Elyse Betters

As big players in the mobile phone industry look to outperform each other on certain features, voice has become one of the biggest go-tos as they hope... Read more

Secret Skype: Best Skype apps
Secret Skype: Best Skype apps By Pocket-lint Promotion

Welcome once again to the Secret Skype section of our Skype Week on Pocket-lint. As part of five things you may not know you could do with Skype, right... Read more

Valentine's Day special: Best online dating websites
Valentine's Day special: Best online dating websites By Ian Hughes

If you’ve woken up this morning knowing full well that you needn’t stick around for the postman to arrive, take heart - you’re not alone. Well, you... Read more

Best skiing and snowboarding gear
Best skiing and snowboarding gear By Jamie Carter

There's one very big problem with winter sports and that's the winter. Winter is, by its nature, a pretty cold and wet affair and if there's two things... Read more