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How to turn on Incognito mode in Google Maps
How to turn on Incognito mode in Google Maps By Maggie Tillman

Google's Incognito mode for Google Maps is now rolling out. Here's how to turn it on on your device.... Read more

Minecraft's Bedrock Edition is finally coming to PS4 with cross-play support
Minecraft's Bedrock Edition is finally coming to PS4 with cross-play support By Maggie Tillman

Minecraft is getting an update that will enable cross-platform play between the PlayStation 4 and other devices.... Read more

New Ring smart bulb from Amazon surfaces in FCC filings, see it here
New Ring smart bulb from Amazon surfaces in FCC filings, see it here By Maggie Tillman

Amazon-owned Ring sells a bunch of smart home products, and according to new FCC documents, it's about to start offering a new smart bulb.... 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

10 best Lego sets 2019: Our guide to the top Lego kits this Christmas
10 best Lego sets 2019: Our guide to the top Lego kits this Christmas By Dan Grabham

Each year Lego unveils stacks of new sets that combine top name franchises, other brands and the best of traditional series such as Lego City and Lego... Read more

What are Google Pixel feature drops and when will your phone get them?
What are Google Pixel feature drops and when will your phone get them? By Maggie Tillman

Through a new initiative called "feature drops", Google said it plans to regularly release software updates for its Pixel phones. These updates will bring new tools and fun things to enhance the devices themselves. The first feature drop is scheduled to roll out from December 2019.... Read more

What is Apple Arcade, how much does it cost and what are the compatible devices and more
What is Apple Arcade, how much does it cost and what are the compatible devices and more 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

Samsung's incoming quad-camera Galaxy A51 is like a Galaxy S11 sneak-peek
Samsung's incoming quad-camera Galaxy A51 is like a Galaxy S11 sneak-peek By Dan Grabham

Samsung is about to launch its next Galaxy A-Series phone, the Galaxy A51.... Read more

Apple iPhone X gets £260 saving on Amazon
Apple iPhone X gets £260 saving on Amazon By Chris Hall

It's Amazon's last minute Christmas deals promotion and if you were waiting for an offer on an iPhone X, then you're in luck... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S11+ tipped to launch with 108MP camera
Samsung Galaxy S11+ tipped to launch with 108MP camera By Cam Bunton

Samsung's next flagship phone could feature a 108MP sensor in its primary camera.... Read more

Nintendo Switch tips and tricks: How to get the most from your console
Nintendo Switch tips and tricks: How to get the most from your console By Rik Henderson

The Nintendo Switch is one of the best consoles around. Here's how to get the most from it.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S11 and S11+ specs, release date, news and rumours
Samsung Galaxy S11 and S11+ specs, release date, news and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Samsung's Galaxy S11 and S11+ are expected to launch in the first quarter of 2020. Here's a round up of the leaks so far and what we want to see.... Read more

OnePlus 7 Pro price slashed for Christmas sales - now only £649
OnePlus 7 Pro price slashed for Christmas sales - now only £649 By Chris Hall

OnePlus had a range of Black Friday deals, but is now back offering a discounts in Christmas sales... Read more

OnePlus 6T price cut to £399 in Christmas sales for 1 day only
OnePlus 6T price cut to £399 in Christmas sales for 1 day only By Chris Hall

OnePlus is back in the Christmas sales... Read more

Microsoft is killing Windows Phone support on 10 December
Microsoft is killing Windows Phone support on 10 December By Dan Grabham

Microsoft acknowledged back in 2017 that it would no longer be developing Windows Phone, but it will now completely cease support.... Read more

Tesla's premium connectivity subscription charge is finally starting
Tesla's premium connectivity subscription charge is finally starting By Chris Hall

Tesla has always offered lots of connected features on its cars, but now it's starting to charge for connectivity... Read more

Asus ROG Phone 2 adds Ultimate and Strix editions
Asus ROG Phone 2 adds Ultimate and Strix editions By Mike Lowe

With the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor introduced, the Ultimate and Strix editions add extra grunt to the gaming phone line-up.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S11 photo leak suggests rumours are true
Samsung Galaxy S11 photo leak suggests rumours are true By Chris Hall

The Samsung Galaxy S11 has seen an increasing number of leaks over the past few weeks, including lots of specs and device renders - now joined by a couple... Read more

What is Apple Screen Time and how does it work?
What is Apple Screen Time and how does it work? By Stuart Miles

Apple's Screen Time looks to address your digital health. Here's everything you need to know.... Read more

Snapchat's new Cameos feature will put your face in videos
Snapchat's new Cameos feature will put your face in videos By Max Freeman-Mills

Snapchat is getting a new feature, it has confirmed, after it started to roll out limited trials of the new mode - Cameos. The new camera mode lets you... Read more

OnePlus 8 Lite renders appear, could signal return to mid-range pricing
OnePlus 8 Lite renders appear, could signal return to mid-range pricing By Cam Bunton

Leaked digital renders of an upcoming OnePlus 8 Lite suggest the company could be launching a lower cost smartphone... Read more

Jaguar i-Pace adds 20km range via software update
Jaguar i-Pace adds 20km range via software update By Chris Hall

Jaguar is pushing an update to the i-Pace that will deliver more range for drivers... Read more

It looks like Nokia is about to launch a smart TV
It looks like Nokia is about to launch a smart TV By Maggie Tillman

Nokia is no stranger to licensing its name to third parties, and the latest example comes in the form of a smart TV - a first for the Nokia brand.... Read more

Best upcoming movies 2019/2020: Black Widow, Top Gun Maverick, and No Time to Die
Best upcoming movies 2019/2020: Black Widow, Top Gun Maverick, and No Time to Die By Maggie Tillman

Updated There are new movies releasing at the end of 2019, the beginning of 2020, and beyond. Here are all the best movie trailers you could wish for. We also update thisregularly.... Read more

Microsoft 'Life' bundle with Office, Teams, and password manager could arrive soon
Microsoft 'Life' bundle with Office, Teams, and password manager could arrive soon By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is planning to launch a new, consumer version of its Microsoft 365 subscription, but it'll supposedly be called M365, according to ZDNet.... Read more

What does Huawei's trade ban mean for your Huawei or Honor phone?
What does Huawei's trade ban mean for your Huawei or Honor phone? By Dan Grabham

The Chinese giant has been blacklisted by the US in the latest skirmish of the ongoing trade war - we've updated our advice for those who have a Huawei phone or who might want to buy one in the future.... Read more

How to ask Google Assistant to help you make notes and find pics and podcasts
How to ask Google Assistant to help you make notes and find pics and podcasts By Maggie Tillman

Google is updating Google Assistant with some cool new features, including the ability to make notes and lists, search for specific photos by voice, find podcasts by topics, and remind your family members of a task. Here's what you need to know.... Read more

Best Alexa tips and tricks: Get more from Amazon's assistant
Best Alexa tips and tricks: Get more from Amazon's assistant By Maggie Tillman

Those of you who own an Amazon Echo might be surprised to learn how much it can really do. It's loaded with features and hidden settings.... Read more

Amazon's Echo Input is still discounted in the US, but is it going end-of-life?
Amazon's Echo Input is still discounted in the US, but is it going end-of-life? By Dan Grabham

Echo Input adds Alexa to any speaker you have around the house.... Read more

Apple AirPods Pro sold out everywhere? Not quite, you can still get them here before Christmas
Apple AirPods Pro sold out everywhere? Not quite, you can still get them here before Christmas By Rik Henderson

If you need to buy a pair of AirPods Pro as a Christmas present, there are still a few places you can find them.... Read more

Oppo is announcing a new device on 10 Dec that isn't a phone
Oppo is announcing a new device on 10 Dec that isn't a phone By Dan Grabham

One of Oppo's execs has revealed the company will be revealing a new device next week...that isn't a phone.But that's where the details end, So what could... Read more

Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: The Grinch, The Expanse and more
Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: The Grinch, The Expanse and more By Rik Henderson

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

What is Samsung Tap View? Rumoured screen-mirroring tech detailed
What is Samsung Tap View? Rumoured screen-mirroring tech detailed By Mike Lowe

Samsung wants to make it easier to content share from phone to TV, with its rumoured Tap View technology. How does it work and when will it arrive?... Read more

Pokémon Go developer and Qualcomm are working together on Augmented Reality tech
Pokémon Go developer and Qualcomm are working together on Augmented Reality tech By Adrian Willings

From Qualcomm's annual technology summit comes the news that the company is working with Niantic on both hardware and software for future AR glasses.... Read more

Last chance! Get three months of Amazon Kindle Unlimited for free!
Last chance! Get three months of Amazon Kindle Unlimited for free! By Dan Grabham

Amazon's Kindle Unlimited service currently has a brilliant offer on - it's available for free for three months, a saving of nearly $30/£24 of the price... Read more

Samsung's next flagship smartphones and new Galaxy Fold will go big on camera features
Samsung's next flagship smartphones and new Galaxy Fold will go big on camera features By Max Freeman-Mills

As indicated by leaked renders in the last few weeks, it looks like Samsung is planning to go big on cameras for its next round of flagship Galaxy smartphones.We've... Read more

You can now use Memoji and Animoji in Apple's Clips app
You can now use Memoji and Animoji in Apple's Clips app By Cam Bunton

Apple has updated its Clips app with new Animoji and Memoji capabilities... Read more

14 best movies and TV shows to get the most from your OLED and Ambilight TV
14 best movies and TV shows to get the most from your OLED and Ambilight TV By Pocket-lint Promotion

With the rise of OLED as a TV technology, and its involving black levels and vibrant colours, certain movies and TV shows have never looked so good.... Read more

Snapdragon Summit, Vodafone 5G and MacBook Pro 16-inch reviewed - Pocket-lint Podcast 31
Snapdragon Summit, Vodafone 5G and MacBook Pro 16-inch reviewed - Pocket-lint Podcast 31 By Rik Henderson

This week, we review the latest MacBook Pro, chat with Vodafone about its continuing 5G plans and report live from the Snapdragon Summit in Hawaii.... Read more

Apple's 2021 iPhone could ditch the Lightning port for wireless charging only
Apple's 2021 iPhone could ditch the Lightning port for wireless charging only By Maggie Tillman

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has released a new research note (via 9to5Mac) detailing Apple’s next two years of iPhones.... Read more

Waymo launches an iOS app for its self-driving taxi service
Waymo launches an iOS app for its self-driving taxi service By Maggie Tillman

Waymo has been operating a taxi service using its self-driving vehicles in Arizona for the past year, and now it is launching a ride-hailing app in Apple’s App Store, suggesting it hopes to expand and reach more customers.... Read more

Huawei sues the FCC, says US hasn't shown evidence of security threat
Huawei sues the FCC, says US hasn't shown evidence of security threat By Maggie Tillman

Huawei has filed a lawsuit against the US Federal Communications Commission, according to The New York Times.... Read more

Apple reveals why the iPhone 11 checks for your location without permission
Apple reveals why the iPhone 11 checks for your location without permission By Maggie Tillman

There appears to be a privacy issue with the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, but Apple has already sent out an explanation.... Read more

Qualcomm expands dedicated hardware for Windows devices with Snapdragon 8c and 7c
Qualcomm expands dedicated hardware for Windows devices with Snapdragon 8c and 7c By Chris Hall

Qualcomm is expanding its range of Snapdragon hardware to power Windows computers adding the 8c and 7c to the offering alongside the previously-announced... Read more

Your next VR headset could be 5G connected and stream 8K video, thanks to Snapdragon XR2
Your next VR headset could be 5G connected and stream 8K video, thanks to Snapdragon XR2 By Chris Hall

Qualcomm has unveiled a new hardware platform to power extended reality devices - that's AR, VR or a mixture of both - called the Snapdragon XR2... Read more

Smart Christmas lights: How to add voice controls and more to your Christmas lights with Alexa, Google Home or Siri
Smart Christmas lights: How to add voice controls and more to your Christmas lights with Alexa, Google Home or Siri By Chris Hall

Making your Christmas decorations smart is very easy thanks to voice assistants!... Read more

Snapdragon Summit 2019: Watch Qualcomm detail new extended reality and laptop hardware
Snapdragon Summit 2019: Watch Qualcomm detail new extended reality and laptop hardware By Chris Hall

Updated Snapdragon Summit is held annually, giving Qualcomm the chance to talk about its Snapdragon hardware... Read more

In-display fingerprint readers: How they work plus optical vs ultrasonic
In-display fingerprint readers: How they work plus optical vs ultrasonic By Dan Grabham

We'll see more fingerprint readers in 2019 - and they'll be more accurate than ever before.... Read more

Cleer's Flow II add Google Assistant to the hybrid noise cancelling cans
Cleer's Flow II add Google Assistant to the hybrid noise cancelling cans By Dan Grabham

We wrote about Cleer's Flow hybrid noise-cancelling headphones coming to the UK earlier in the year. At the time, we'd been told there would be a version... Read more

Amazing mysterious ancient drawings discovered in Peru
Amazing mysterious ancient drawings discovered in Peru By Adrian Willings

Scientists have used interesting technology including IBM AI systems to uncover ancient drawings in Peru. These are some of them.... Read more

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