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iPhone 11 Pro Max supposedly has necessary hardware for bilateral charging
iPhone 11 Pro Max supposedly has necessary hardware for bilateral charging By Maggie Tillman

Updated The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max models were rumoured to launch with bilateral charging, also known as reverse charging or two-way charging, but they went on sale with no word from Apple about the feature. It turns out, however, they might have it after all.... Read more

Google celebrates Friends' 25th anniversary with fun nostalgic easter eggs
Google celebrates Friends' 25th anniversary with fun nostalgic easter eggs By Maggie Tillman

If you Google-search each of the main Friends characters' names, you’ll be served up cute animations that take over your screen and should make any lover of the show giggle for a minute. Just be sure to turn up your volume to get the full effect.... Read more

Apple Tags: Release date, rumours, leaks, and more
Apple Tags: Release date, rumours, leaks, and more By Maggie Tillman

Updated Apple wants to kill Tile, the popular tracker that attaches to items in order to track their physical location over Bluetooth or via crowdsourcing.... Read more

Apple TV+ streaming service: Release date, price, and show lineup
Apple TV+ streaming service: Release date, price, and show lineup By Maggie Tillman

Updated It's been one of the worst kept secrets in the tech world. But now, we finally got something beyond rumors.... Read more

What order should you watch the Batman movies and shows?
What order should you watch the Batman movies and shows? By Maggie Tillman

It's the 80th anniversary of Batman. Five years ago, DC Comics began celebrating Batman Day, with an annual "Batversary" on 21 September to commemorate the Dark Knight. To help you properly celebrate this year, we're rounding up the Batman movies and shows and figuring out the best order/orders to watch them all.... 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

Updated 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

Best iPhone 11 and 11 Pro cases: Protect your new Apple device
Best iPhone 11 and 11 Pro cases: Protect your new Apple device By Britta O'Boyle

We've rounded up the best Apple iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max cases we've found so far to help protect your new smartphone.... Read more

OnePlus TV: Specs, release date and details
OnePlus TV: Specs, release date and details By Chris Hall

Updated OnePlus is developing a TV which promises to shake-up the TV industry with better connectivity and a smarter experience.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Lite: Price, special editions, specifications and everything you need to know
Nintendo Switch Lite: Price, special editions, specifications and everything you need to know By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has introduced its second Switch console, for those who want a cheaper, portable-only machine. Here's everything you need to know about it.... Read more

What is Apple's Haptic Touch technology, how does it work and what can you do with it?
What is Apple's Haptic Touch technology, how does it work and what can you do with it? By Britta O'Boyle

Here's everything you need to know about Apple's Haptic Touch on the iPhone XR, iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro models, including what you can do with it.... Read more

When is the Rugby World Cup 2019 and how can I watch it?
When is the Rugby World Cup 2019 and how can I watch it? By Chris Hall

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

Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: Peaky Blinders finale, Transparent and more
Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: Peaky Blinders finale, Transparent 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

Huawei Mate 30 Pro, iPhone 11's best features and Zappar talks AR - Pocket-lint podcast 20
Huawei Mate 30 Pro, iPhone 11's best features and Zappar talks AR - Pocket-lint podcast 20 By Rik Henderson

We discuss the Huawei Mate 30 Pro launch, reveal the best new features of the iPhone 11 range and chat to Zappar co-founder about the future of AR.... Read more

Court ruling means you might be able to sell your Steam games
Court ruling means you might be able to sell your Steam games By Adrian Willings

A recent ruling by a European court suggests that users should be able to resell games from their Steam library in the same way they would physical ones.... Read more

An amazing glimpse of decades of space exploration with NASA
An amazing glimpse of decades of space exploration with NASA By Adrian Willings

Discover a collection of some of the best images captured by NASA for us to explore and enjoy. Decades of space exploration and adventures.... Read more

Apple release dates: When are macOS Catalina, iOS 13, iPad OS, Arcade and TV+ coming to your devices?
Apple release dates: When are macOS Catalina, iOS 13, iPad OS, Arcade and TV+ coming to your devices? By Dan Grabham

Apple has announced a bunch of software and services recently. But when are they all coming out?... Read more

Microsoft might launch a new Surface Pen with wireless charging next month
Microsoft might launch a new Surface Pen with wireless charging next month By Maggie Tillman

Thanks to a new FCC filing, it looks like a revamped Surface Pen might also appear, complete with a wireless charging capability... Read more

Amazon will deploy 100,000 of these electric delivery vans by 2024
Amazon will deploy 100,000 of these electric delivery vans by 2024 By Maggie Tillman

CEO Jeff Bezos quietly revealed that his company, Amazon, has ordered for 100,000 electric delivery vans from Michigan-based startup Rivian.... Read more

TCL's new flip phones come with Google apps and even Google Assistant
TCL's new flip phones come with Google apps and even Google Assistant By Maggie Tillman

They run the KaiOS operating system, and they even have Google Assistant. You can use the voice assistant to send messages, make calls, and open apps, and so on.... Read more

Apple Arcade: The 7 games you should definitely play first
Apple Arcade: The 7 games you should definitely play first By Stuart Miles

Here are our favourites so far that we recommend you try first.... Read more

iOS 13 system requirements: Will iOS 13 run on your iPhone or iPod touch?
iOS 13 system requirements: Will iOS 13 run on your iPhone or iPod touch? By Dan Grabham

Updated Apple has previewed some of the features that are coming in iOS 13, the next version of its mobile operating system.... Read more

Apple iOS 13 preview: The biggest new iPhone features explored
Apple iOS 13 preview: The biggest new iPhone features explored By Cam Bunton

Updated iPhone's new operating system is now in public beta, and we've taken iOS 13's new features for a spin.... Read more

Apple's iOS 13 update for iPhone is finally rolling out - get it now!
Apple's iOS 13 update for iPhone is finally rolling out - get it now! By Maggie Tillman

Apple has released iOS 13, the latest major operating system update for the iPhone and iPod Touch.... Read more

Huawei Mate 30 Pro cameras explained: The best phone-camera you'll probably never buy
Huawei Mate 30 Pro cameras explained: The best phone-camera you'll probably never buy By Mike Lowe

Remember this day: Huawei has revealed the most advanced cameras in a phone. But with no Google Play Store access, its future is questionable.... Read more

Bowers & Wilkins PX7 headlines new apt-X Adaptive wireless headphones range
Bowers & Wilkins PX7 headlines new apt-X Adaptive wireless headphones range By Rik Henderson

Audiophile company Bowers & Wilkins has built on the success of its first ANC headphones with two new headsets and its first wireless neckband models.... Read more

Huawei EMUI 10: What's new in the revamped software?
Huawei EMUI 10: What's new in the revamped software? By Cam Bunton

Huawei has revealed EMUI 10 - a software update coming to new Huawei Android devices as well as many older devices from the last couple of years.... Read more

Huawei chief: The Mate 30 Series won't work with the Play Store and you can't install it yourself
Huawei chief: The Mate 30 Series won't work with the Play Store and you can't install it yourself By Dan Grabham

We just had a briefing with Huawei CEO Richard Yu at the company’s Mate 30 launch event and boy was it not great news for those hoping to sideload the... Read more

Huawei joins new wave of smart TVs with 4K Huawei Vision
Huawei joins new wave of smart TVs with 4K Huawei Vision By Cam Bunton

Huawei has launched a new smart TV called Huawei Vision, featuring big 4K Quantum Dot screens and smart home integration.... Read more

Augmented reality isn't about replacing virtual reality
Augmented reality isn't about replacing virtual reality By Stuart Miles

A leading figure in AR, Caspar Thykier, believes that the tech will happily sit alongside virtual reality in the future rather than replace it.... Read more

Huawei Watch GT 2 comes in stylish and sporty versions
Huawei Watch GT 2 comes in stylish and sporty versions By Cam Bunton

Huawei has taken the wraps off its latest smartwatches: the GT 2 42mm and 46mm... Read more

The Roku Premiere 4K HDR streaming player is now available in the UK
The Roku Premiere 4K HDR streaming player is now available in the UK By Dan Grabham

Roku has announced a new streaming player lineup for the UK.Firstly, the Roku Express has been redesigned and the HD streamer is now available for £30,... Read more

What is a Waterfall Display and which phones have it? The curved screen edge feature explained
What is a Waterfall Display and which phones have it? The curved screen edge feature explained By Mike Lowe

Updated What is a Waterfall Display, which phones feature one, why would you want one, and what problems does such curved screen design pose?... Read more

What is reverse wireless charging and which phones have it? Huawei Mate 30 Pro, Samsung Galaxy Note 10, more
What is reverse wireless charging and which phones have it? Huawei Mate 30 Pro, Samsung Galaxy Note 10, more By Mike Lowe

Updated Reverse charging is here: the ability to charge Qi wireless charging devices from the back of your phone. Which phones have this feature?... Read more

Huawei intros the Mate 30 series with 5G - and they run Android 10
Huawei intros the Mate 30 series with 5G - and they run Android 10 By Dan Grabham

Huawei has announced the Mate 30 series, including the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro at an event in Munich. The Mate 30 Pro is a 5G handset.... Read more

Huawei Mate 30 launch: How to watch it and what other devices to expect
Huawei Mate 30 launch: How to watch it and what other devices to expect By Dan Grabham

Huawei is hosting a press conference and launch event on 19 September to launch the Mate 30 series.... Read more

OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro: Release date, specs, rumours, news and features
OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro: Release date, specs, rumours, news and features By Britta O'Boyle

Updated OnePlus usually announces a couple of smartphones a year with a "T" model at the end. This is everything we have heard about the OnePlus 7T and 7T Pro... Read more

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

Updated Google is apparently planning to launch its own-branded Wear OS smartwatch. So what should we expect?... Read more

UK Government is scrapping the plug-in car grant subsidy sometime soon
UK Government is scrapping the plug-in car grant subsidy sometime soon By Adrian Willings

If you're considering buying a new electric car then you might be aware of the plug-in car grant. Now the government is making plans to end it.... Read more

Why Google Pixel Watch was cancelled at the last minute
Why Google Pixel Watch was cancelled at the last minute By Cam Bunton

Google's long-rumoured home baked smartwatch was due to make an appearance a couple of years ago, but the project was canned.... Read more

OnePlus 7T Pro render appears online following official look at OnePlus 7T
OnePlus 7T Pro render appears online following official look at OnePlus 7T By Britta O'Boyle

OnePlus has officially confirmed it will be holding press events on 26 September in India and 10 October in London where the OnePlus 7T series is expected... Read more

Massive OnePlus TV pics and specs leak reveals all
Massive OnePlus TV pics and specs leak reveals all By Rik Henderson

Specifications and images, claimed to be of the OnePlus TV Q1 and Q1 Pro models, have been posted online.... Read more

Google is giving away a free Home Mini to Google One subscribers - claim yours now!
Google is giving away a free Home Mini to Google One subscribers - claim yours now! By Chris Hall

If you're a Google One subscriber in the UK then there's a free gift waiting for you.... Read more

44 breath-taking images from the International Space Station
44 breath-taking images from the International Space Station By Adrian Willings

We've gathered together some of the most impressive images of our world snapped from the International Space Station for your viewing pleasure.... Read more

What order should you watch every Marvel movie and TV show?
What order should you watch every Marvel movie and TV show? By Maggie Tillman

While the MCU officially started in 2008, with the release of Iron Man, it's not the first film you should watch.... Read more

How to use Alexa to make a US political campaign donation
How to use Alexa to make a US political campaign donation By Maggie Tillman

The idea is you’ll be able to make campaign donations to 2020 presidential candidates through your Amazon Alexa-enabled devices, as long as the candidate is eligible and chooses to sign up for Alexa donations. Here's how the feature works.... Read more

MarinaTex, a new bioplastic made of organic fish waste, wins 2019 James Dyson Awards
MarinaTex, a new bioplastic made of organic fish waste, wins 2019 James Dyson Awards By Stuart Miles

The winner this year is University of Sussex graduate Lucy Hughes for her innovating MarinaTex material.... Read more

How to cancel your Amazon Prime Video channels and app subscriptions
How to cancel your Amazon Prime Video channels and app subscriptions By Maggie Tillman

If you use a Fire TV and want to cancel a Prime Video channel or streaming service app subscription, it's not exactly easy to do. Luckily, Pocket-lint has figured out how, so you don't have to spend another minute clicking around, trying to figure it all out.... 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

What are Memoji? How to create an Animoji that looks like you
What are Memoji? How to create an Animoji that looks like you By Maggie Tillman

Updated Memoji allow you to create an avatar that tracks your facial movements like Animoji, but they look like you. Here's what you need to know about Memoji.... Read more

What are Animoji? How to create and use Apple's animated emoji
What are Animoji? How to create and use Apple's animated emoji By Maggie Tillman

Updated Apple's Animoji are custom, animated versions of popular emoji characters. Here's how to create and share them.... Read more

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