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Apple contractors each listened to 1,000 Siri recordings every day
Apple contractors each listened to 1,000 Siri recordings every day By Maggie Tillman

Recently, major tech companies, from Microsoft to Facebook, have been caught using human contractors to listen to conversations recorded either by their devices or their services. Even Apple - which believes "privacy is a fundamental human right" - has been caught red-handed. According to Irish Examiner, Apple hired its contractors to listen to roughly 1,000 Siri recordings every day, each.... Read more

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro factory dummy models appear in hands-on video
iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro factory dummy models appear in hands-on video By Maggie Tillman

According to BGR, the factory schematics for Apple’s upcoming iPhone models, likely called the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max, were stolen from a Foxconn plant. Third-party accessory makers then used these design files to build cases for the new phones, and some companies even made physical mockups of the new iPhone models, two of which YouTube channel ConceptsiPhone has obtained.... Read more

Disney+: Every show and movie, features, price, and release date
Disney+: Every show and movie, features, price, and release date By Maggie Tillman

Updated Disney will soon launch its much-anticipated video streaming service, designed to compete with Netflix and other services loved by cord-cutters. There are a few reasons why people can't wait to try Disney+. For one, it'll be relatively inexpensive from month to month, even coming with Hulu and ESPN+ if you subscribe to the bundle package. Secondly, it'll offer up a wide range of content -- like Disney classics in the vault, as well as popular franchises from studios like Pixar, Marvel, and Luca... Read more

IFA 2019: Dates, launches and what to expect from the show
IFA 2019: Dates, launches and what to expect from the show By Chris Hall

Updated IFA in Berlin is one of the most significant spots on the calendar for product launches... Read more

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

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

Nokia 7.2 real life images appear online in lovely cyan colour
Nokia 7.2 real life images appear online in lovely cyan colour By Britta O'Boyle

Leaks surrounding the Nokia 7.2 smartphone are like the gift that just keeps on giving. After the handset was confirmed for a September release with an... Read more

Apple HomePod 2: Release date, rumours and what we want to see in Apple's second-gen smart speaker
Apple HomePod 2: Release date, rumours and what we want to see in Apple's second-gen smart speaker By Dan Grabham

Here's what we want to see from a HomePod 2 - which could be a direct replacement or a lower-priced secondary device - as well rumours so far.... Read more

Best Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ cases: Protect your new Samsung phone
Best Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ cases: Protect your new Samsung phone By Britta O'Boyle

We've complied the best cases we've found so far for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and the Note 10+ to help you protect your new device.... Read more

OnePlus TV: What's the story so far?
OnePlus TV: What's the story so far? By Chris Hall

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

All-electric Porsche Taycan features a fabulous fully digital dashboard
All-electric Porsche Taycan features a fabulous fully digital dashboard By Britta O'Boyle

Porsche has revealed what to expect inside its first all-electric sportscar - the Taycan - and it's glorious. The Porsche Taycan will be presented in... Read more

Is this the PS5? PlayStation patent suggests so
Is this the PS5? PlayStation patent suggests so By Rik Henderson

The Sony PlayStation 5 might not have made an appearance at E3 or Gamescom but it has in a patent filed in Brazil.... Read more

OnePlus TV will feature a 55-inch QLED panel
OnePlus TV will feature a 55-inch QLED panel By Cam Bunton

OnePlus has continued its gradual feed of smart TV features by confirming its flagship set will be a 55-inch QLED TV... Read more

Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: Peaky Blinders, GBBO, and Nadiya's Summer Feasts
Best TV and movies you must not miss this week: Peaky Blinders, GBBO, and Nadiya's Summer Feasts 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

LG's next-gen ThinQ app gives you voice control over smart appliances
LG's next-gen ThinQ app gives you voice control over smart appliances By Rik Henderson

LG will be introducing a new ThinQ mobile app in the coming months that will add the ability to control its Wi-Fi connected smart appliances by voice.... Read more

Sir Bradley Wiggins on cycling, the best of Gamescom, and our favourite Marvel movies - Pocket-lint podcast 16
Sir Bradley Wiggins on cycling, the best of Gamescom, and our favourite Marvel movies - Pocket-lint podcast 16 By Rik Henderson

We discuss the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 launch and reveal the best meditation apps available. Plus, we chat to an AI expert on the future for the tech.... Read more

Apple iPhone 5G: When is it coming and what do we know so far?
Apple iPhone 5G: When is it coming and what do we know so far? By Britta O'Boyle

Updated This is everything we know so far about a 5G-enabled iPhone, including when it might arrive and what the rumours say.... Read more

Apple iPhone 2019: Release date, features, news and rumours for the iPhone Pro
Apple iPhone 2019: Release date, features, news and rumours for the iPhone Pro By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Apple's next iPhones aren't due until September but that doesn't mean we can't speculate about what we'd like to see on the next iPhones.... Read more

Samsung unveils Galaxy A50s and A30s mid-rangers with 'holographic' design
Samsung unveils Galaxy A50s and A30s mid-rangers with 'holographic' design By Maggie Tillman

Perhaps the most interesting thing about the Galaxy A50s and Galaxy A30s is that they come with a new design at the back, which Samsung described as a “unique geometric pattern and futuristic holographic effect".... Read more

Two TCL foldable phones leak out, including a flip phone-like clamshell
Two TCL foldable phones leak out, including a flip phone-like clamshell By Maggie Tillman

TCL is working on foldable phones, as evident by some recently published patents. They have renders that detail a Galaxy Fold-like device, plus a clamshell.... Read more

Bose's new Portable Home Speaker offers Google Assistant, Alexa, and more
Bose's new Portable Home Speaker offers Google Assistant, Alexa, and more By Maggie Tillman

Bose has announced a new product, the Portable Home Speaker. It's a $349 smart speaker that supports Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa.... Read more

These leaked sketches show a mystery OnePlus phone, maybe a 5G 7T Pro?
These leaked sketches show a mystery OnePlus phone, maybe a 5G 7T Pro? By Maggie Tillman

OnePlus is likely preparing to launch the OnePlus 7T Pro, but a new leak has us wondering whether another device is also coming down the pike.... Read more

Android 10 features, news, and release date
Android 10 features, news, and release date By Maggie Tillman

Updated Dessert-themed names are no more! Android Q is officially called Android 10. Here's what it features, when it's expected to release, and how to test the beta.... Read more

Amazon Fire tablet end of summer sale deals: Save $50/£45 on Fire HD 10, £25 on Fire HD 8 and £15 on Fire 7
Amazon Fire tablet end of summer sale deals: Save $50/£45 on Fire HD 10, £25 on Fire HD 8 and £15 on Fire 7 By Rik Henderson

Amazon is offering incredible deals on Fire tablets in the end of summer sales. You can get big savings on Fire HD 8 and Fire HD 10 tablets... Read more

Get a brand new Amazon Echo Show 5 for $64.99/£69.99
Get a brand new Amazon Echo Show 5 for $64.99/£69.99 By Rik Henderson

Amazon is slashing prices on its own devices in the end of summer sales, including the new Amazon Echo Show 5... Read more

Fantastic Kindle Paperwhite gets a £30 discount for Amazon end of summer sale
Fantastic Kindle Paperwhite gets a £30 discount for Amazon end of summer sale By Rik Henderson

Amazon has a great discount on the Kindle Paperwhite, saving yourself some money... Read more

The Garmin Forerunner 235 has been slashed to £129, saving £70
The Garmin Forerunner 235 has been slashed to £129, saving £70 By Chris Hall

There are lots of great deals in the end of summer sale, and one that caught our eye is the Garmin Forerunner 235 - reduced to just £129.99... Read more

Apple iPhone XR 2019 release date, specs, features and rumours
Apple iPhone XR 2019 release date, specs, features and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Here's everything we have heard so far about the next iPhone XR, mixed in with some of our own expectations for good measure.... Read more

Amazon Fire TV Stick discounted to just $29.99 and £29.99
Amazon Fire TV Stick discounted to just $29.99 and £29.99 By Rik Henderson

Amazon is cutting prices across its store in the end of summer sales and that includes the Fire TV Stick with Alexa remote... Read more

Apple AirPods 3: Release date, rumours, specs and price
Apple AirPods 3: Release date, rumours, specs and price By Britta O'Boyle

Updated The second gen AirPods missed a couple of rumoured features. Will these features come to the AirPods 3 instead? Here's everything we know so far.... Read more

Apple iPhone 11 'Pro', Watch Series 5 and AirPods 3 details revealed in new report
Apple iPhone 11 'Pro', Watch Series 5 and AirPods 3 details revealed in new report By Britta O'Boyle

Apple's next iPhones are expected to be announced next month - likely on 10 September - and we're expecting to see a new Apple Watch too, but while these... Read more

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

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

Android Q name is revealed as plain old Android 10 - dessert names are gone
Android Q name is revealed as plain old Android 10 - dessert names are gone By Cam Bunton

Google has ended its tradition of giving its major Android refreshes a sweet treat inspired name.... Read more

LG K50S and K40S mid-range smartphones announced ahead of September launch
LG K50S and K40S mid-range smartphones announced ahead of September launch By Britta O'Boyle

LG has announced the new mid-range K50S and K40S smartphones, both of which will be unveiled at consumer electronics show IFA in Berlin, in September.The... Read more

Sir Bradley Wiggins: Electric bicycles aren't cheating
Sir Bradley Wiggins: Electric bicycles aren't cheating By Stuart Miles

Sir Bradley doesn't think e-bikes are "cheating" when it comes to getting out on your bike and in fact they are a good thing.... Read more

12 best games of Gamescom 2019: Cyberpunk 2077, Disintegration and more
12 best games of Gamescom 2019: Cyberpunk 2077, Disintegration and more By Rik Henderson

Gamescom has gained a reputation of being as important to gamers as E3. Here are our favourite games that were at this year's show.... Read more

Nokia to launch 5G smartphone in 2020 for half the price of current 5G devices
Nokia to launch 5G smartphone in 2020 for half the price of current 5G devices By Britta O'Boyle

Nokia is rumoured to be announcing a 5G version of its Nokia 9 before this year is out - dubbed the Nokia 9.1 - but a recent report also claims the company... Read more

Apple Watch Series 5: What we want and expect to see
Apple Watch Series 5: What we want and expect to see By Britta O'Boyle

Updated Here is everything we want and expect to see on the Apple Watch Series 5, coupled with any rumours floating around.... 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 out later this year, as well as what we want and expect to see.... Read more

Nokia 7.2 accidentally revealed, confirming circular rear camera design
Nokia 7.2 accidentally revealed, confirming circular rear camera design By Britta O'Boyle

Nokia is expected to reveal a few handsets at consumer electronics show IFA in Berlin in September, including the Nokia 7.2, but until now, we'd only really... Read more

Vivo NEX 3's impressive waterfall display shown off in new leak
Vivo NEX 3's impressive waterfall display shown off in new leak By Cam Bunton

The Vivo NEX line is about to get an update according to a recent official leak, and it'll have a waterfall display.... Read more

Google working on second-gen Nest Mini with better sound, wall mount and 3.5mm jack
Google working on second-gen Nest Mini with better sound, wall mount and 3.5mm jack By Britta O'Boyle

Google is reportedly planning to launch a new Home Mini - rebranded the Nest Mini - and it's expected to come with a host of new features.The report comes... Read more

Whatever you do, don't put the titanium Apple Card in jeans or a leather wallet
Whatever you do, don't put the titanium Apple Card in jeans or a leather wallet By Maggie Tillman

Wow. Apple is telling customers to store Apple Card in soft material - no denim or leather - and to ensure it doesn’t come into contact with any loose metal objects. It also recommends cleaning the card with a lightly damp microfiber cloth dipped in water or isopropyl alcohol.... Read more

Dell adds Intel's Comet Lake 10th Gen CPUs to new XPS 13 and other laptops
Dell adds Intel's Comet Lake 10th Gen CPUs to new XPS 13 and other laptops By Maggie Tillman

Dell has announced an updated Dell XPS 13 along with other laptop lineup refreshes ahead of IFA 2019.... Read more

British Airways just bought 15,000 iPhone XR models for flights
British Airways just bought 15,000 iPhone XR models for flights By Maggie Tillman

British Airways said the iPhone XRs will come with pre-installed apps that will allow its crew to offer tailored assistance during flights. For instance, crew will be able to see specific customer information from the phones, including a passenger's previous flights and meal preferences.... Read more

New Apple filings reveal dozens of unreleased iPhones and Apple Watches
New Apple filings reveal dozens of unreleased iPhones and Apple Watches By Maggie Tillman

Can you believe in a few weeks Apple will unveil the next iPhone? The company's annual September event always seems to come up so fast. And although it hasn't officially announced the event yet, let alone when it will be held or what we can expect, several leaks have pointed to loads of new hardware coming down the pike. The latest example comes from the Eurasian Economic Commission, where Apple has filed several unreleased products.... Read more

What is Samsung's Tizen OS and what devices is it on?
What is Samsung's Tizen OS and what devices is it on? By Cam Bunton

Tizen is an OS that's multi-platform, and it's not just for smartwatches and fitness trackers.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 design shown off in full in latest video
Google Pixel 4 design shown off in full in latest video By Britta O'Boyle

There have been plenty of leaks surrounding the Google Pixel 4, including a couple of official confirmations from Google itself, but a new video shows... Read more

Top five deals of the week: Save £423 on an iPhone, get £250 cashback on Huawei P20 Pro and more
Top five deals of the week: Save £423 on an iPhone, get £250 cashback on Huawei P20 Pro and more By Rob Kerr

We're rounding up the best deals from our deals section, and today there's a £423 discount on an iPhone, £250 cashback on Huawei P20 Pro, 40% off Echo... Read more

What is Apple's Family Sharing feature, how do you set it up and what is shared?
What is Apple's Family Sharing feature, how do you set it up and what is shared? By Britta O'Boyle

Updated This is everything you need to know about Apple's Family Sharing feature including how to set it up, what it involves, what is shared and how to use it.... Read more

Garmin smartwatch owners can now listen to Amazon Music on their runs
Garmin smartwatch owners can now listen to Amazon Music on their runs By Maggie Tillman

Garmin said you can get Amazon Music from the Connect IQ store. It's currently only available to owners of the Garmin Forerunner 245 Music, Garmin Forerunner 645 Music, Garmin Forerunner 945, Garmin Fenix 5 Plus series, Garmin Vívoactive 3 Music, and Garmin MARQ.... Read more

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