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

In case you haven’t heard, Google has had to change the way it deals with Huawei. The Chinese giant has been blacklisted by the US in the latest skirmish... Read more

Hurry! Microsoft cut the price of Surface Headphones by 30% for a limited time
Hurry! Microsoft cut the price of Surface Headphones by 30% for a limited time By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has cut the cost of its Surface Headphones by 30 per cent, or $100, on its own store. You can also find them for $245 on Amazon in the US.... Read more

How to get Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser for Mac now
How to get Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser for Mac now By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft is officially allowing Mac users to download the preview. It is supporting the daily Canary builds of Edge for Mac on MacOS 10.12 and above.... Read more

Google launches a new Google Glass 2 AR headset that costs $999
Google launches a new Google Glass 2 AR headset that costs $999 By Maggie Tillman

Google may never have achieved commercial success with its Google Glass headset, but it is finding room for growth in the enterprise sector.... Read more

Doctor Who: The Edge of Time VR game pits you against the Daleks
Doctor Who: The Edge of Time VR game pits you against the Daleks By Rik Henderson

Doctor Who: The Edge of Time will be available this September for PSVR, Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest, HTC Vive and the upcoming Vive Cosmos.... Read more

Well-timed and accidental phone pictures that will make you look twice
Well-timed and accidental phone pictures that will make you look twice By Rik Henderson

Take a look at our gallery of perfectly time photos that will have you chortling in your seat.... Read more

Oppo Reno and Reno 10x Zoom prices and release dates announced
Oppo Reno and Reno 10x Zoom prices and release dates announced By Mike Lowe

Oppo's affordable flagship phones are coming to the UK: here's when you can buy the Reno, Reno 10x Zoom and Reno 5G, and how much each is priced.... Read more

Call of Duty Mobile update: Release date, maps and everything you need to know about smartphone COD
Call of Duty Mobile update: Release date, maps and everything you need to know about smartphone COD By Rik Henderson

Call of Duty is coming to iPhone and Android. Here is the lowdown on what you can expect.... Read more

Roku Streaming Stick+ price drops to £50, one of the best media devices you can buy
Roku Streaming Stick+ price drops to £50, one of the best media devices you can buy By Chris Hall

Making you TV smart, for less.... Read more

How to watch tomorrow's Honor 20 launch event online
How to watch tomorrow's Honor 20 launch event online By Dan Grabham

Honor will be announcing the Mate 20 series at a global launch event tomorrow, 21 May.... Read more

RealMe phones come to Europe with the 3 Pro from June
RealMe phones come to Europe with the 3 Pro from June By Cam Bunton

RealMe, Oppo's more affordable sub-brand is launching in Europe with the RealMe 3 Pro from 5 June... Read more

Up Up and Away: The best flying cars from around the world
Up Up and Away: The best flying cars from around the world By Max Langridge

The Wright Brothers were the first to successfully produce a flying machine in 1903, but while we now have aeroplanes carrying out hundreds of flights... Read more

Google ordered to suspend business with Huawei, current Huawei and Honor phones will keep support
Google ordered to suspend business with Huawei, current Huawei and Honor phones will keep support By Chris Hall

News has broken that, with the adding to a US trade blacklist, Google has been ordered to change its relationship with Huawei... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active features come to older smartwatches, including better battery life
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active features come to older smartwatches, including better battery life By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung is rolling out a software update to the Galaxy Watch, Gear S3 and Gear Sport that will bring the latest Galaxy Watch Active's One user interface... Read more

Sony takes on Beats with its Extra Bass WH-XB900N wireless headphones and bluetooth speaker
Sony takes on Beats with its Extra Bass WH-XB900N wireless headphones and bluetooth speaker By Rik Henderson

Sony has added two new devices to its Extra Bass range of audio products.... Read more

Google rolls out new homescreen style for Smart Displays
Google rolls out new homescreen style for Smart Displays By Dan Grabham

Google is rolling out a new homescreen for existing Smart Displays like Google's own Home Hub (now called Nest Hub) and third-party examples.... Read more

Pokemon Go Eevee evolutions: How to get Vaporeon, Flareon, Jolteon, Espeon, Umbreon, Leafeon, Glaceon
Pokemon Go Eevee evolutions: How to get Vaporeon, Flareon, Jolteon, Espeon, Umbreon, Leafeon, Glaceon By Chris Hall

Eevee is one of the most interesting Pokemon characters - and here's how to master evolutions... Read more

How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, speakers and more
How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, speakers and more By Adrian Willings

We've been on the lookout for ways to enhance our gaming experience to make it just that little bit snazzier. Click to see what we've found.... Read more

Best deals of the week: Save on the Huawei P30 Pro, Google Home smart speaker, an unlimited data SIM and more
Best deals of the week: Save on the Huawei P30 Pro, Google Home smart speaker, an unlimited data SIM and more By Rob Kerr

We're rounding up the best deals every of week from our deals section, and today there's discounts on the Huawei P30 Pro, Google Home and much more.... Read more

Spotify begins testing Car Thing, a voice-activated device for vehicles
Spotify begins testing Car Thing, a voice-activated device for vehicles By Maggie Tillman

Spotify is getting into the hardware business - but only on a very limited basis at first.... Read more

What is the best order to watch the James Bond movies?
What is the best order to watch the James Bond movies? By Maggie Tillman

If you want to watch the entire franchise from start to end, we've compiled a viewing order guide of all the official and unofficial James Bond films.... Read more

Citroen's 19_19 Concept celebrates 100 years of history with a techy vision of the future
Citroen's 19_19 Concept celebrates 100 years of history with a techy vision of the future By Chris Hall

Citroën is celebrating its centenary with the 19_19 Concept, a vision of future cars that draws on the previous 100 years of the company... Read more

Five reasons to buy the Panasonic GX820 series TV over other TVs
Five reasons to buy the Panasonic GX820 series TV over other TVs By Pocket-lint Promotion

The Panasonic GX820 Series of TVs look and sound tremendous. Here are five reasons to buy.... Read more

20 amazing illustrations created using only Microsoft Paint
20 amazing illustrations created using only Microsoft Paint By Adrian Willings

A while back we covered how Microsoft came very close to killing off the legendary software that is MS Paint in favour of their new 3D version. In order... Read more

Snapchat gender swap, how to do it yourself and some hilarious celebrity results
Snapchat gender swap, how to do it yourself and some hilarious celebrity results By Rik Henderson

Snapchat is often at the centre of a new, hilarious craze - mainly thanks to its many side-splitting lenses and filters. Gender swapping is the latest.... Read more

Sony Xperia 2 release date, specs, features and rumours
Sony Xperia 2 release date, specs, features and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

This is everything we know about the successor to the Xperia 1 so far, dubbed the Xperia 2.... Read more

What is 5G, how fast is it and when will it launch in the US and UK?
What is 5G, how fast is it and when will it launch in the US and UK? By Dan Grabham

5G will be up to 400 times faster than 4G, for the utmost in connectivity speeds. But how does 5G work, how fast is it, how can you get it and when?... Read more

Which 5G phones are coming in 2019?
Which 5G phones are coming in 2019? By Dan Grabham

5G phones are coming this year. They'll will debut alongside commercial 5G phone networks.... Read more

OnePlus 7 Pro tips and tricks: Discover the flagship masterpiece's awesome features
OnePlus 7 Pro tips and tricks: Discover the flagship masterpiece's awesome features By Cam Bunton

OnePlus 7 Pro is here and has plenty of neat little tricks to discover. Dive in!... Read more

Minecraft Earth mobile AR game official, plans to turn your neighbourhood into blocks
Minecraft Earth mobile AR game official, plans to turn your neighbourhood into blocks By Rik Henderson

Microsoft has announced the name and some of the features of its forthcoming augmented reality mobile game based on Minecraft.... Read more

What is an eSIM and what does it mean for your new iPhone, iPad or Pixel?
What is an eSIM and what does it mean for your new iPhone, iPad or Pixel? By Dan Grabham

eSIMs remove the need to have a physical SIM card and it's coming to an increasing number of devices.... Read more

Motorola Razr foldable phone: Release date, specs, features and price
Motorola Razr foldable phone: Release date, specs, features and price By Britta O'Boyle

Motorola has confirmed it is launching a foldable phone and all the rumours point to the device being a redesigned version of its Razr flip phone, which... Read more

B&O upgrades top-end Beoplay H9 headphones with Google Assistant and longer battery life
B&O upgrades top-end Beoplay H9 headphones with Google Assistant and longer battery life By Dan Grabham

Bang & Olufsen has announced a new version of its top-end Beoplay H9 headphones. However, they are pricey, clocking in at $500/£450 while you can find... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 10: What we want to see
Samsung Galaxy Note 10: What we want to see By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung didn't change much on the Note 9's designs. Does that mean the Galaxy Note 10 will shake things up? Here's what the rumours say.... Read more

Riding the Bolt Original e-scooter: A fresh take on mobility?
Riding the Bolt Original e-scooter: A fresh take on mobility? By Chris Hall

Usain Bolt has a mobility company. Yes, the charismatic Olympic sprinter is looking to solve the world's mobility problems with the launch of a new e-scooter... Read more

FA Cup final available in 4K HDR on BBC iPlayer, here's how to watch it
FA Cup final available in 4K HDR on BBC iPlayer, here's how to watch it By Rik Henderson

The BBC is showing the Manchester City v Watford final of the FA Cup in 4K HDR.... Read more

Google Pixel 4: What we want to see
Google Pixel 4: What we want to see By Britta O'Boyle

Here is everything we have heard so far regarding the Google Pixel 4, due out later this year, as well as what we want and expect to see.... Read more

Sega Mega Drive Mini games, price and release date: Everything you need to know about the Genesis Mini
Sega Mega Drive Mini games, price and release date: Everything you need to know about the Genesis Mini By Mike Lowe

The Sega Mega Drive Mini (Genesis Mini for North America) will release in September 2019 with 40 titles. Here's what we know so far.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 leak suggests no physical buttons and punch hole front camera
Google Pixel 4 leak suggests no physical buttons and punch hole front camera By Britta O'Boyle

Google might only recently have announced the Pixel 3a and 3a XL, but they aren't the only Pixels expected this year. The flagship Pixel 4 is also due... Read more

Nissan launches hands-free next-gen driver assistance coming autumn 2019
Nissan launches hands-free next-gen driver assistance coming autumn 2019 By Adrian Willings

Nissan has announced its ProPilot 2.0 driver assistance system will launch first on its Skyline sedan in Japan.... Read more

Motorola shows off Razr foldable concept video
Motorola shows off Razr foldable concept video By Dan Grabham

Motorola has shown off a video concept of its Moto Razr foldable handset. We've previously seen leaked images of the device, but this video came from... Read more

New LG AI chip and neural engine will drive its smart home products in future
New LG AI chip and neural engine will drive its smart home products in future By Rik Henderson

LG has announced its own AI chip that is designed for use in future smart home products.It will work with proprietary LG Neural Engine technology, also... Read more

Best catch-up shows and movies you must not miss this week: Hatton Garden, FA Cup, Glass and more
Best catch-up shows and movies you must not miss this week: Hatton Garden, FA Cup, Glass 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

Pocket-lint's weekly tech podcast returns: Here's how to listen
Pocket-lint's weekly tech podcast returns: Here's how to listen By Rik Henderson

The Pocket-lint Podcast is back and you can subscribe and listen to episode 2.... Read more

Uber adds a Quiet Mode so you can politely tell your driver to shut it
Uber adds a Quiet Mode so you can politely tell your driver to shut it By Maggie Tillman

Called Quiet Mode, the new feature is free and available to everyone in the US who books an Uber Black or Uber Black SUV premium ride.... Read more

Fortnite's John Wick-themed mode is officially live for a limited time
Fortnite's John Wick-themed mode is officially live for a limited time By Maggie Tillman

Do you love the John Wick movies and the game Fortnite? Well, then, this latest tie-in is specifically for you.... Read more

How to use your Samsung Galaxy phone to view secret menus at restaurants
How to use your Samsung Galaxy phone to view secret menus at restaurants By Maggie Tillman

Some restaurants have secret menus, and you normally have to ask your waiter to see them - unless you own a Samsung Galaxy phone.... Read more

Sony and Microsoft strike cloud gaming and AI partnership deal
Sony and Microsoft strike cloud gaming and AI partnership deal By Maggie Tillman

The two competitors plan to "explore joint development of future cloud solutions in Microsoft Azure to support their respective game and content-streaming services".... Read more

Huawei to launch Mate 20 X 5G phone in the UK
Huawei to launch Mate 20 X 5G phone in the UK By Maggie Tillman

EE, O2, Three, and Vodafone have announced they'll stock the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G.... Read more

Seetroen anti-travel sickness glasses mean you never have to disconnect on the road
Seetroen anti-travel sickness glasses mean you never have to disconnect on the road By Chris Hall

Travel sickness is a huge problem for many, but these glasses have the solution... Read more

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