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How to watch the football outside with the BenQ TK800 projector
How to watch the football outside with the BenQ TK800 projector By Pocket-lint Promotion

There’s no way you can watch a regular TV in the garden, even at night. The cables would be a lethal trip hazard, the screen would sit uncertainly on a wobbly table on the lawn until it inevitably toppled and the reflections on the glass screen would... Read more

Best Honor 10 tips and tricks: The ultimate EMUI 8.1 masterclass
Best Honor 10 tips and tricks: The ultimate EMUI 8.1 masterclass By Pocket-lint Promotion

The Honor 10 doesn't only dazzle thanks to its two-tone finish options, it dazzles in terms of performance too. The top-ranking 2018 Honor phone comes packing dual cameras, which thanks to the the top-of-the-line Kirin 970 processor are capable of artificial... Read more

BlitzWolf soundbar announced: great value and strong sound
BlitzWolf soundbar announced: great value and strong sound By Pocket-lint Promotion

Take a look at your flatscreen TV. Looks good, right? But how does it sound? When TVs became flat, the room for decent speakers more or less vanished overnight. To remedy this, you need a dedicated speaker that can match the aesthetics of your screen... Read more

Honor 10: With flagship specs at a mid-range price, it's the affordable phone to own
Honor 10: With flagship specs at a mid-range price, it's the affordable phone to own By Pocket-lint Promotion

Not everyone has a spare grand in their pocket to drop on buying the priciest of flagship phones. Besides, there's no need, as proven with the Honor 10: this affordable phone might be less than half the price of some competitors, but its specifications... Read more

BenQ TK800 True 4K HDR for Immersive Live Sports
BenQ TK800 True 4K HDR for Immersive Live Sports By Pocket-lint Promotion

So you want a bigger TV to really get into the World Cup and other live sports, but you really don’t want a big screen cluttering up the place? And anyway, how about a really big screen, 100 inches, say?There’s one way to make this happen, affordably... Read more

Wondershare Dr Fone - Unlock: How to bypass your Samsung or LG Android phone's lock screen to restore access to your phone
Wondershare Dr Fone - Unlock: How to bypass your Samsung or LG Android phone's lock screen to restore access to your phone By Pocket-lint Promotion

Do you need to unlock your Android phone in a hurry? Dr Fone - Unlock is an essential tool for LG and Samsung phone or tablet users. It enables you to regain access to a phone even when you've forgotten the password or discovered it's been changed by... Read more

The Honor 10's stunning design makes other smartphones look boring
The Honor 10's stunning design makes other smartphones look boring By Pocket-lint Promotion

Most phones these days are just boring bricks of black, with nothing standout or exciting about their design. And who wants that?The Honor 10 does things differently. With a stunning reflective auora glass rear, it's the design phone for 2018. People... Read more

How the Honor 10 beats the OnePlus 6
How the Honor 10 beats the OnePlus 6 By Pocket-lint Promotion

For some time, OnePlus has been known as the maker of "flagship killer" phones. Offering high performance and specifications for a fraction of the cost of big-name manufacturers. But this year, Honor might just have one-upped OnePlus. The Honor 10 offers... Read more

Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate: The only video conversion, editing, downloading and burning tool you need
Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate: The only video conversion, editing, downloading and burning tool you need By Pocket-lint Promotion

At first glance, Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate appears to tell you exactly what it does on the tin (convert videos, as if you needed to ask). However, video conversion is only part of the story. Video Converter Ultimate also includes everything... Read more

Best PDF editors for Windows: Top 5 editors to tweak and edit your PDF files
Best PDF editors for Windows: Top 5 editors to tweak and edit your PDF files By Pocket-lint Promotion

If you've ever been sent a PDF to fill out then you know what a hassle it can be. You've either got to print the document, complete it by hand then scan it back onto your machine to send it back or find a decent PDF editor to get the job done. PDFs are... Read more

The browser shopping tool that will save you money when booking your next hotel room
The browser shopping tool that will save you money when booking your next hotel room By Pocket-lint Promotion

Ever find yourself searching for a hotel room only to wonder if you've got the best price?While many of the big hotel price comparison sites like to tell you they've found the best price for a room, that's not always the case. It turns out many of them... Read more

9 ways Eve products can make your other smart home devices even smarter
9 ways Eve products can make your other smart home devices even smarter By Pocket-lint Promotion

There are many ways Eve products can make your home smarter. Here are nine to get you started:1 The lights are on, because someone's homeEve Motion will alert you if it senses movement, but this doesn't have to be limited to tipping you off about a possible... Read more

How the smart home can improve your well-being
How the smart home can improve your well-being By Pocket-lint Promotion

The smart home isn't just about a speaker that responds to your voice, an outside light you can click on from the other side of the world or a camera that warns you when someone's by the front door.It's all those things, but it's also about your well-being,... Read more

Massdrop community buy in bulk, so you save money on Headphones, Cameras, Screens and more...
Massdrop community buy in bulk, so you save money on Headphones, Cameras, Screens and more... By Pocket-lint Promotion

Everyone like's a deal, but you're rarely able to haggle your way to one in a shop these days. Massdrop's approach is different, rather than haggling a deal one by one, it uses the buying power of its users to try and get a better deal with companies... Read more

Eve Degree explored: Understanding the Connected Weather Station
Eve Degree explored: Understanding the Connected Weather Station By Pocket-lint Promotion

Eve Degree is one of the most stylish smart home gadgets you'll ever come across. Tiny and elegant, it is discreet enough to go unnoticed, but chic enough to draw compliments when it is spotted.Its monochrome LCD screen is clear and easily readable, but... Read more

Photo editing made easy: How to remove backgrounds, unwanted objects and edit images in seconds
Photo editing made easy: How to remove backgrounds, unwanted objects and edit images in seconds By Pocket-lint Promotion

Photo editing can be a tricky business. There are plenty of software options out there for people looking to transform their photos, but they're often hard to use and unnecessarily complicated for beginners.  The good news is it doesn't have to be that... Read more

Hot EE Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ deals from £53/m
Hot EE Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ deals from £53/m By Pocket-lint Promotion

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 + were announced at MWC and is now available to purchase SIM free, upgrade your existing contract, or get a new contract. READ: Five reasons to buy the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ on EE The new phones feature a similar design... Read more

Elgato's smart home range explored
Elgato's smart home range explored By Pocket-lint Promotion

How smart do you want your home to be? The current range of Eve gadgets from Elgato is wide and growing. So, whatever you want to do, well, you probably can. Let's start with the plugs, for many people the first contact they have with the smart home.... Read more

Kinguin: deeply into games
Kinguin: deeply into games By Pocket-lint Promotion

Kinguin might not be right up there with the household names of the videogames industry. But the retail site is certainly making its mark, and an increasing proportion of the gaming population is beginning to take notice of it. Millions of gamers, to... Read more

Rip DVD 2018: Why should you try a hardware-accelerated DVD ripper?
Rip DVD 2018: Why should you try a hardware-accelerated DVD ripper? By Pocket-lint Promotion

The latest version of WinX DVD Ripper Platinum by Digiarty now offers fully-accelerated, hardware-based video processing, making it an ideal solution for those of you who want to rip all sorts of DVD discs to digital file.What is WinX DVD Ripper Platinum?It's... Read more

Five reasons you could use Elgato’s Eve Button instead of a smart speaker
Five reasons you could use Elgato’s Eve Button instead of a smart speaker By Pocket-lint Promotion

The smart home takes many forms. You can control your lights, music, heating, doors and so on from your mobile phone. But what about situations when your phone isn’t there? When you’re out, say, but somebody else needs to turn the smart lights on?... Read more

5 great reasons, that you’ve probably not thought of, to use a smart plug in your home
5 great reasons, that you’ve probably not thought of, to use a smart plug in your home By Pocket-lint Promotion

The smart home is a wonderful place, packed with so many innovations and ideas that it can be hard to know where to begin. One of the most popular ways into making your home smarter is through the smart plug - a simple device that slips between the plug... Read more

How to upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy S9
How to upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy S9 By Pocket-lint Promotion

You've decided to to upgrade to the new Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 +, but what happens now? How do you trade in your current phone, and what's the best deal to go for? has your contract run out and you want to upgrade to a better plan that suits you?We've... Read more

Seven best Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ accessories at EE
Seven best Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ accessories at EE By Pocket-lint Promotion

The new Samsung Galaxy S9 is one of the most important phone releases of 2018. It comes in two sizes, the Galaxy S9 with a 5.8-inch display and the larger S9+ with a whopping 6.2in screen.Once you've chosen it, you'll need to equip the phone to make the... Read more

How to connect and control your radiators via your iPhone
How to connect and control your radiators via your iPhone By Pocket-lint Promotion

Keeping warm at home is important, especially at winter when a sudden snow flurry or rainy day means you arrive home bedraggled. Stepping into a cold house and waiting for it to warm up will not be what you had in mind.The joy of a connected home system... Read more

Great Galaxy S9 and S9+ accessories at Carphone Warehouse and Mobiles.co.uk
Great Galaxy S9 and S9+ accessories at Carphone Warehouse and Mobiles.co.uk By Pocket-lint Promotion

Enjoying your Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus? The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are without a doubt, beautiful smartphones, and chances are you probably want to keep them that way.It's not just about keeping them safe from knocks and bumps either. There are... Read more

5 reasons to buy the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ on EE
5 reasons to buy the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ on EE By Pocket-lint Promotion

The new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are the most advanced Galaxy smartphones yet. They are both available on EE. Here are five good reasons why you should choose EE over other networks for your next Galaxy phone.1. It's a far-reaching networkThe comprehensive,... Read more

What is a VPN?
What is a VPN? By Pocket-lint Promotion

In a world where government snooping, data harvesting, and cyber crime make browsing the internet and accessing online services a less private and safe undertaking, virtual private networks (VPNs) are becoming more popular to get back unrestricted and... Read more

Win a Philips Quantum Dot 8602 TV worth £1250
Win a Philips Quantum Dot 8602 TV worth £1250 By Pocket-lint Promotion

Great news for TV fans - courtesy of ao.com and Philips TV, Pocket-lint is giving you a  chance for you to win a fantastic 55-inch, Philips Quantum Dot 8602 TV, worth £1250!The picture quality for most 4K TVs is good but on the Philips 55-inch 8602... Read more

Quick Mobile Fix vs high street repair shops: Which is better?
Quick Mobile Fix vs high street repair shops: Which is better? By Pocket-lint Promotion

When it comes down to where people end up choosing to shop, it’s often a matter of convenience and price. For instance, according to the UK Cards Association, in 2016 around £154 billion was spent on the internet, which is an increase by a quarter in... Read more

How to watch the Winter Olympics
How to watch the Winter Olympics By Pocket-lint Promotion

The XXIII Olympic Winter games are upon us. It's the biggest winter sporting event in the world - and it's all going down this year in South Korea.More than 2,500 athletes from 90 nations will travel to the country to compete in ice and snow, and estimates... Read more

5 reasons to sell your old phone with Quick Mobile Fix
5 reasons to sell your old phone with Quick Mobile Fix By Pocket-lint Promotion

If you’re thinking about upgrading your phone, now’s the perfect time. For Apple fans we’ve just had the iPhone 8 and iPhone X launches, while Android users can look forward to a bevy of new smartphone announcements from Samsung, Huawei, Sony, LG,... Read more

Spytrack Nano: The perfect GPS tracker for tracking people or assets around the world
Spytrack Nano: The perfect GPS tracker for tracking people or assets around the world By Pocket-lint Promotion

The SpyTrack Nano is one of the smallest and easy to use GPS trackers on the market weighing only 68 grams. Its small size makes it ideal where a portable solution is required. It offers 10 days battery life allowing you to track family members, employees... Read more

Are you looking for a VPN? 5 reasons to consider PureVPN
Are you looking for a VPN? 5 reasons to consider PureVPN By Pocket-lint Promotion

If you’re looking for a sure-shot way to unblock websites, stream your favorite TV shows and movies, send and receive files anonymously, make online transactions securely and get on the crazy ride of cryptocurrencies, then you are in a dire need of... Read more

7 biggest privacy threats online
7 biggest privacy threats online By Pocket-lint Promotion

Being online is part of daily life, with Wi-Fi hotspots, mobile internet, and broadband connections spanning almost all of Britain, US and other developed countries.While this gives us an overwhelming amount of information at our fingertips, it also exposes... Read more

Top 5 PDF editors for Mac in 2018
Top 5 PDF editors for Mac in 2018 By Pocket-lint Promotion

PDF documents are ones that are viewed in the same way no matter what device you're using. They don't rely on application software that may not come preinstalled on your device, so can be viewed by anyone. They're a great way to save on printing and paper... Read more

Win an iPhone X with PureVPN
Win an iPhone X with PureVPN By Pocket-lint Promotion

PureVPN is giving you a chance to win an iPhone X and other Apple goodies in a mega prize giveaway worth $17,000.The The World's Fastest VPN Service is giving away a total of 13 iPhone X smartphones and nine Apple Watches between the 21 December and the... Read more

KeepSolid VPN Unlimited: A closer look at getting started with a VPN
KeepSolid VPN Unlimited: A closer look at getting started with a VPN By Pocket-lint Promotion

Online privacy is becoming more important to people as incidences of leaked data, cyber crime, identity theft, and general snooping into our internet activity increasingly grabs headlines.Unfortunately it's no easy task to manually keep yourself out of... Read more

10 reasons to buy the Garmin Vivoactive 3
10 reasons to buy the Garmin Vivoactive 3 By Pocket-lint Promotion

Garmin - once a sat nav brand - is now a name synonymous with fitness and health focussed wearables. One of its latest products, the Vivoactive 3, seeks to bring many of the features found in its higher-end watches, and put them in a more affordable package.Garmin's... 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 or differ? Is one better than the other? Which is more feature-rich? Is one more affordable the... Read more

Omron EVOLV: Blood pressure monitoring on the move with your phone
Omron EVOLV: Blood pressure monitoring on the move with your phone By Pocket-lint Promotion

Advancements in medical technology in the home are giving us greater access and control over how and where we are able to monitor our health.Whether it's fitness trackers, connected scales, digital thermometers, or basic heart rate monitors, there's never... Read more

Which P5 and Ambilight Philips TV is right for you?
Which P5 and Ambilight Philips TV is right for you? By Pocket-lint Promotion

Philips has been a premier TV manufacturer for many years and its latest sets are among the greatest in the world. That's thanks to many factors, including premium design and the Android smart TV platform, but two stand out more than most: the P5 picture... Read more

Last minute Christmas stocking fillers from Maplin
Last minute Christmas stocking fillers from Maplin By Pocket-lint Promotion

Christmas is almost here, but you might be looking for that one last little something either for the stocking, that friend who's invited you around for Holiday drinks, or well just yourself because, hey it's Christmasssss.We've rounded up a number of... Read more

How to use Asante's garage door kit to remotely monitor and control your doors
How to use Asante's garage door kit to remotely monitor and control your doors By Pocket-lint Promotion

Automatic garage doors are dumb.They haven't changed in decades. You click a button, and they open or close. That technology might've blown the socks off your grandparents at one point, but in a day and age when everything from window blinds to coffee... Read more

Unboxing a refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 - how new-looking is it?
Unboxing a refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 - how new-looking is it? By Pocket-lint Promotion

Previously, Quick Mobile Fix sent us a refurbished iPhone to check out, to see if it looks and feels like a new phone. This time out, it’s a Galaxy S7 in pristine condition bundle.To keep the phone extra secure, the actual phone itself shipped in a... Read more

Last-minute Christmas deals see up to 50 per cent off on drones and other gadgets at Maplin
Last-minute Christmas deals see up to 50 per cent off on drones and other gadgets at Maplin By Pocket-lint Promotion

Maplin is offering up to 50 per cent some of its most popular drones this Christmas allowing you to take to the skies and catch all the action in 2018.But it's not just drones, there are robotic arms and remote controlled off-road buggies too. Here are... Read more

AA Car Genie, what is it and why should you get one?
AA Car Genie, what is it and why should you get one? By Pocket-lint Promotion

The AA has launched a new piece of kit for your car that is able to report what is going on under the bonnet, detect faults and help predict up to a third of breakdowns before they happen.How does Car Genie work?The new device, Car Genie, is a self-install... Read more

Christmas Gift Guide: Gadgets for inspiration
Christmas Gift Guide: Gadgets for inspiration By Pocket-lint Promotion

Not sure what to get that gadget fan in your life for Christmas, or maybe you just want to spoil yourself. Here are some fantastic ideas from stylish backpacks to iPad keyboards to Droid inventor kits.  Christmas Gift Guide: Presents for Drone and VR... Read more

Christmas Gift Guide: Speakers for those Xmas tunes
Christmas Gift Guide: Speakers for those Xmas tunes By Pocket-lint Promotion

It's Christmas, Last Christmas, Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow. There are so many great Christmas songs that you need to enjoy them wherever you go. Here are 10 great speakers to enjoy Christmas tunes now and then so much more after.  Christmas... Read more

Christmas Gift Guide: Headphones for music lovers
Christmas Gift Guide: Headphones for music lovers By Pocket-lint Promotion

The stress of Christmas shopping can be annoying at the best of times, so why not treat yourself or a loved one this Christmas with a decent pair of headphones so you or they can drown out the noise with something much more soothing. Playing Christmas... Read more