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What is ZigBee and why is it important for your smart home?
What is ZigBee and why is it important for your smart home? By Maggie Tillman

Updated ZigBee is a smart home protocol that's widely used, including in Amazon's Echo Plus. Here's everything you need to know about it... Read more

What is Google's Soli chip and how does it work?
What is Google's Soli chip and how does it work? By Britta O'Boyle

This is everything you need to know about Google's Soli chip, including what it is, how it works and what its potential applications are.... Read more

What is Night Sight and what can it do on the Pixel phone?
What is Night Sight and what can it do on the Pixel phone? By Chris Hall

Updated Everything you need to know about the Pixel night shooting mode... Read more

Google Pixel 4 specs, release date, news and rumours
Google Pixel 4 specs, release date, news and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Here is everything we have heard so far regarding the Google Pixel 4, due to be announced on 15 October.... Read more

Google Stadia pricing, release date details, launch games and how it works
Google Stadia pricing, release date details, launch games and how it works By Rik Henderson

Google will be launching its much-rumoured cloud gaming platform, Stadia, in November this year. Here's everything you need to know about it.... Read more

Google Nest Mini release date, specs, features and rumours
Google Nest Mini release date, specs, features and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Google is rumoured to be launching a second generation of its Home Mini, called the Google Nest Mini. This is everything you need to know.... Read more

Xbox is getting content filters to block nasty messages
Xbox is getting content filters to block nasty messages By Adrian Willings

Microsoft is adding content filters to Xbox Live messages to help combat trolls and block nasty messages/... Read more

Realme X2 Pro wraps 90Hz screen and 64MP quad camera into new €400 flagship
Realme X2 Pro wraps 90Hz screen and 64MP quad camera into new €400 flagship By Mike Lowe

Realme is going big for its 2019 flagship, the X2 Pro, complete with quad camera, 6.5in 90Hz display, in-screen fingerprint scanner and more...... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Phone (sub £500) 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Phone (sub £500) 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Phone (sub £500) 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

Microsoft Project xCloud release date, beta and all you need to know about Xbox cloud gaming
Microsoft Project xCloud release date, beta and all you need to know about Xbox cloud gaming By Rik Henderson

Microsoft's cloud gaming platform is now available as part of the Preview beta trials. Here is everything you need to know about Project xCloud.... Read more

The Pixelbook Go leaks out again - but it looks a bit different this time
The Pixelbook Go leaks out again - but it looks a bit different this time By Dan Grabham

More official-looking images of the new, low-priced Pixelbook Go laptop have leaked out. The new device won't be a tablet - as Google says it has given... Read more

Uniti One is a futuristic urban EV, packed with technology and seating for three
Uniti One is a futuristic urban EV, packed with technology and seating for three By Chris Hall

The shift towards electric cars is bringing with it a whole new range of entrants to the market - and the Uniti One is an interesting addition.... Read more

Google Nest Mini details and images leaked in full ahead of launch
Google Nest Mini details and images leaked in full ahead of launch By Britta O'Boyle

Google will unveil the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL at an event today - 15 October - but the company is also rumoured to reveal the second generation of the... Read more

Project xCloud Preview starts to rollout in UK, US and Korea, but you can still sign up
Project xCloud Preview starts to rollout in UK, US and Korea, but you can still sign up By Rik Henderson

Project xCloud, the cloud gaming service from Xbox, has started to rollout in its Preview beta form for testers in the UK, US and Korea.... Read more

iPhone wallpapers: 118 of the best wallpapers and coolest backgrounds we've found
iPhone wallpapers: 118 of the best wallpapers and coolest backgrounds we've found By Maggie Tillman

Updated See our list of the best wallpapers and coolest backgrounds for your Apple iPhone. Download your favourites from our site.... Read more

Best taxi apps: Getting you a cab in London
Best taxi apps: Getting you a cab in London By Britta O'Boyle

Updated These are the best taxi apps to get you a cab quickly in London.... Read more

51 breathtaking and incredible photos that weren't Photoshopped
51 breathtaking and incredible photos that weren't Photoshopped By Adrian Willings

Updated There's no denying that Photoshop can help create some pretty spectacular imagery. However, it can often be overused for image manipulation, sometimes... Read more

Apple TV tips and tricks
Apple TV tips and tricks By Cam Bunton

Updated When Apple came up with the updated Apple TV, it pitched it as a hub for everything in your living room. Whether it was movies, games, Netflix, BBC iPlayer... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite, S10 Lite and A91 could launch offensive on premium budget phone market
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite, S10 Lite and A91 could launch offensive on premium budget phone market By Rik Henderson

Samsung will reportedly seek to hit the premium budget phone market head-on with three new devices over the coming months.... Read more

When is Android 10 coming to my phone?
When is Android 10 coming to my phone? By Chris Hall

Updated We're gathering all the updates together for Samsung, Huawei and everyone else... Read more

Apple TV+ streaming service: Release date, price, shows and trailers
Apple TV+ streaming service: Release date, price, shows and trailers By Maggie Tillman

Here's everything you need to know about Apple's rival to Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.... Read more

Fortnite goes dark with dramatic season finale
Fortnite goes dark with dramatic season finale By Adrian Willings

Epic Games has shocked fans by suddenly ending season 10 and showing a black hole on everyone's screens. Is this the end? Or a new beginning?... Read more

Netflix is pulling its app from some older Roku players
Netflix is pulling its app from some older Roku players By Dan Grabham

Those with early Roku players will need to upgrade to carry on using the Netflix app - Netflix has said that support for older players will end on 1 December. The... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Flagship Phone 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Flagship Phone 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Flagship Phone 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

Porsche unveils its entry-level EV, the Taycan 4S
Porsche unveils its entry-level EV, the Taycan 4S By Chris Hall

Porsche formally announced its electric sports car, the Taycan, in September 2019, but come October, it's already announcing a new version of that car... Read more

Apple iPhone SE 2 could cost just $399
Apple iPhone SE 2 could cost just $399 By Cam Bunton

Apple's rumoured budget iPhone - the follow up to the popular SE - will cost just $399 according to an analyst.... Read more

Rugby World Cup 2019: How to watch Scotland vs Japan
Rugby World Cup 2019: How to watch Scotland vs Japan By Chris Hall

Updated The Rugby World Cup 2019 kicked off on Friday 20 September, with hosts Japan facing Russia. But when are the important games and how can you watch?... Read more

How future tech will change World Rally Championship cars
How future tech will change World Rally Championship cars By Cam Bunton

We know the hybrid era is approaching for WRC, but could autonomous tech help shape the rally cars' future?... Read more

A year living with the Google Pixel 3 XL
A year living with the Google Pixel 3 XL By Chris Hall

Updated Announced on 7 October, it approaches its anniversary, dividing opinion, and ready to be replaced by the Pixel 4... Read more

Hola, Alexa: You can now switch between languages when using Alexa
Hola, Alexa: You can now switch between languages when using Alexa By Maggie Tillman

Amazon recently announced a multilingual mode for its Alexa devices in the US, Canada, and India. Now, that feature is rolling out.... Read more

Uh-oh! Facebook's Libra just lost eBay, Visa, MasterCard, and others
Uh-oh! Facebook's Libra just lost eBay, Visa, MasterCard, and others By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency will be dead on arrival.... Read more

23 Facebook tips and tricks you probably didn't know about
23 Facebook tips and tricks you probably didn't know about By Maggie Tillman

Updated Facebook has been around for a while, but chances are, you have no idea about the several hidden features buried within the social network.It's easy to... Read more

Apple CarPlay explored: Taking iOS on the road
Apple CarPlay explored: Taking iOS on the road By Britta O'Boyle

Updated A detailed look at how Apple's CarPlay works, with explanations on using Google Maps, sending messages and playing music, among other functions.... Read more

Apple iPhone 11 and 11 Pro tips and tricks: An iOS 13 masterclass
Apple iPhone 11 and 11 Pro tips and tricks: An iOS 13 masterclass By Cam Bunton

If you've recently purchased an iPhone, check out our tips to get more out of them. Lots of great little features to discover.... Read more

Apple iPadOS: All the key new iPad features explored
Apple iPadOS: All the key new iPad features explored By Dan Grabham

Apple has a new mobile operating system specifically for iPad tablets. It's called iPadOS, and it's based on iOS.... Read more

What is Amazon Alexa calling and messaging and how does it work?
What is Amazon Alexa calling and messaging and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

Updated Not only can you place a call using the feature, but you can also leave a voice message or send a text-based message.... Read more

Apple Arcade games list, price, compatible devices and how it works
Apple Arcade games list, price, compatible devices and how it works By Rik Henderson

Apple Arcade is a paid subscription service for iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV. Here's how much it costs and what you get for your money.... Read more

Oppo Reno 2 UK launch event: How to watch it and what to expect
Oppo Reno 2 UK launch event: How to watch it and what to expect By Dan Grabham

Oppo will be launching the European version of the Reno 2 smartphone on 16 October 2019. Here's how to watch it live.... Read more

Apple's own 5G modem due 2022, two years after the first 5G iPhone
Apple's own 5G modem due 2022, two years after the first 5G iPhone By Dan Grabham

Apple's first 5G modem will be with us in 2022, two years after the first 5G iPhone.We believe that September 2020 will see the first iPhone with a 5G... Read more

Razer reveals the Raion, an arcade-style fightpad for PC and PlayStation
Razer reveals the Raion, an arcade-style fightpad for PC and PlayStation By Adrian Willings

Gaming lifestyle brand Razer has revealed a brand new controller that's designed as an arcade fightpad for PC and PlayStation.... Read more

Google services might soon be restored to Huawei devices
Google services might soon be restored to Huawei devices By Chris Hall

For the consumer division of Huawei one of the biggest impacts of its placement on the entity list in May 2019 has been the question over access to Google's... Read more

Pixelbook Go leaks in full: What to expect from next-gen Chromebook
Pixelbook Go leaks in full: What to expect from next-gen Chromebook By Mike Lowe

The Go was hardly a secret, but now a hands-on has leaked ahead of the official unveil, here are the full details of what to expect from this laptop.... Read more

Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Laptop 2019 and how to vote
Here are the EE Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Laptop 2019 and how to vote By Britta O'Boyle

Here are the Pocket-lint Awards nominees for Best Laptop 2019 and details on how to vote for your favourite.... Read more

Pokémon Go creator wants you to recommend places for PokéStops and Gyms
Pokémon Go creator wants you to recommend places for PokéStops and Gyms By Rik Henderson

Niantic is inviting its community of fans to help find the best locations around the world for special in-game sites.... Read more

Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: Toy Story 4, South Park and more
Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: Toy Story 4, South Park and more By Pocket-lint Promotion

What's hot to view this week? We look at the best shows and films you should either record or catch-up on, as recommended by netgem.tv.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Lite reviewed, Hollywood special effects discussed and more - Pocket-lint Podcast 23
Nintendo Switch Lite reviewed, Hollywood special effects discussed and more - Pocket-lint Podcast 23 By Rik Henderson

We talk to a Hollywood special effects guru, review the Nintendo Switch Lite and reveal how you can get involved in the EE Pocket-lint Awards.... Read more

BT reveals plans and phones for its 5G network
BT reveals plans and phones for its 5G network By Dan Grabham

BT Mobile has revealed the plans and phones for its 5G network. The company's 5G network is live today in 20 towns and cities with a further 25 due by... Read more

Canon's crowdfunded Ivy Rec camera gets a release date and price
Canon's crowdfunded Ivy Rec camera gets a release date and price By Maggie Tillman

It's always funny when companies with millions or billions in revenue take to crowdfunding to launch their next product.... Read more

Amazon launches Amazon Music app for Apple TV in US and UK
Amazon launches Amazon Music app for Apple TV in US and UK By Maggie Tillman

Amazon Music, which runs separate to Prime Music, is now available for the 4K and HD version of Apple TV. It requires version tvOS 12.0 or later, and it can be downloaded from the tvOS App Store. Keep in mind Spotify announced its own app for the Apple TV just two days ago.... Read more

You can save 40% on Tidal premium and Hi-Fi plans if you're a hero
You can save 40% on Tidal premium and Hi-Fi plans if you're a hero By Maggie Tillman

Tidal offers discounts to military service members and students, and now, it's launching a "Community Heroes" discount for first responders in the US. The price reduction is available for EMT, EMS, firefighters, and police officers, specifically. They'll receive nearly half off the premium and HiFi plans, bringing their price per month down to $5.99 and $11.99, respectively.... Read more

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