Latest news - Page 3

What is the ROXI Entertainment device, how much is it and what can it do?

What is the ROXI Entertainment device, how much is it and what can it do?

By Max Langridge

Music streaming services are nothing new anymore, there are plenty of options on the market, each with their own unique features to try and grab your attention. But at the end of the day, all they can really do is give you music to listen to. ROXI wants... Read more

The history and future of jetpacks: Mankind's obsession with personal flight in photos

The history and future of jetpacks: Mankind's obsession with personal flight in photos

By Adrian Willings

Earlier this month, British inventor, Richard Browning set a new record for fastest flight in a body controlled jet engine powered suit. Using an Iron Man-like jet suit he managed to achieve a speed of over 32 mph over the waters of Lagoona Park in Reading,... Read more

Instagram rolls out Remix feature, letting you draw on friends' photos

Instagram rolls out Remix feature, letting you draw on friends' photos

By Max Langridge

Instagram has begun rolling out a brand new feature to its photo-bass app that, if you use Snapchat, will be familiar. It's called "Remix" and it lets you draw and annotate on pictures you've been sent directly by friends, for you to then be able to send... Read more

Fitbit Charge 2 is only £99 for one of the best fitness trackers around

Fitbit Charge 2 is only £99 for one of the best fitness trackers around

By Chris Hall

The Fitbit Charge 2 is one on the most popular models in the Fitbit range, bringing plenty of fitness to your wrist. Normally selling for around £139, the Fitbit Charge 2 is now £99. It was reduced for Cyber Monday to £99 and the price is fluctuating... Read more

Damson launches the S-Series totally wireless Dolby Atmos speaker system

Damson launches the S-Series totally wireless Dolby Atmos speaker system

By Max Langridge

UK audio company Damson has announced a completely wireless Dolby Atmos speaker system - except for power cables of course - at an affordable price to bring the enveloping sound technology to more homes. Dolby Atmos explained: What is it and how do I... Read more

Windows 10 Sets: How do the tabs work and when can you try them?

Windows 10 Sets: How do the tabs work and when can you try them?

By Elyse Betters

Microsoft has announced a new Windows 10 feature, called Sets."Sets" is basically another name for tabs. The company is planning to add tabs to apps in Windows 10, allowing you to group together apps in a single window pane. Windows 10 testers have been... Read more

What is HDMI 2.1 and when will the first cables arrive?

What is HDMI 2.1 and when will the first cables arrive?

By Elyse Betters

A new version of HDMI is here.Most devices today use HDMI version 2.0, but the HDMI Forum, which is the governing organisation that sets specifications for HDMI cables, announced and just released version 2.1. It brings some major changes, including support... Read more

Motorola to release X5, E5 and G6 smartphones in 2018, Play name to return

Motorola to release X5, E5 and G6 smartphones in 2018, Play name to return

By Max Langridge

It seems like only yesterday we were writing about the Motorola Moto X4, and in fact our review of the current X-series flagship only went live at the beginning of this month. But in the world of smartphones things move at lightning speed, so much so,... Read more

Cyber Monday deals week: Save $50 on Garmin Speak, brings Alexa navigation to your car

Cyber Monday deals week: Save $50 on Garmin Speak, brings Alexa navigation to your car

By Elyse Betters

Amazon's Cyber Monday deals didn't end on Monday, as evident by an amazing deal it currently has for an Alexa-enabled Garmin device.Garmin, the company once well-known for its GPS navigation devices, recently announced a new speaker that doubles as the... Read more

Future batteries, coming soon: Charge in seconds, last months and power over the air

Future batteries, coming soon: Charge in seconds, last months and power over the air

By Max Langridge

While smartphones, smarthomes and even smart wearables are growing ever more advanced, they're still limited by power. The battery hasn't advanced in decades. But we're on the verge of a power revolution.Big technology and car companies are all too aware... Read more

When is Android Oreo coming to my phone?

When is Android Oreo coming to my phone?

By Cam Bunton

Google releases a new version of Android each year. For 2017, that's Android 8.0 Oreo, the name revealed on 21 August during the solar eclipse in the US.Like last year's Nougat update, Android Oreo was initially launched as a developer preview as Android... Read more

Fitbit Ionic price reduction to £249 remains, save £50 on this smart fitness watch

Fitbit Ionic price reduction to £249 remains, save £50 on this smart fitness watch

By Chris Hall

Fitbit's second attempt at a smartwatch - the Fitbit Ionic - had a Black Friday deal price of £249 - and that price has stayed now that the sales are over.That might bring this smart fitness watch a bit closer to your budget, a saving of £50 over the... Read more

Wow! You can get a 1TB PS4 Pro for just £260 right now

Wow! You can get a 1TB PS4 Pro for just £260 right now

By Rik Henderson

Although the madness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday is dying down there are still some amazing deals to be had, and if you didn't snag yourself a console bargain in the last week you now have a chance to grab one of the best.Amazon.co.uk currently lists... Read more

Miss the Instant Pot Black Friday special? No worries, it's now 40% off for Cyber Monday

Miss the Instant Pot Black Friday special? No worries, it's now 40% off for Cyber Monday

By Elyse Betters

The popular Instant Pot is on-sale for Cyber Monday.The Instant Pot DUO Plus 6qt nine-in-one model is just $74.95, down from its usual $119.95 price on Amazon (US). The deal is for Cyber Monday only, however, so you best hurry. But that's not all: The... Read more

Apple sale: Save up to $100 on BeatsX, PowerBeats3, or Solo3 headphones

Apple sale: Save up to $100 on BeatsX, PowerBeats3, or Solo3 headphones

By Elyse Betters

Apple has discounted three of its Beats headphone models up to 30-per cent off their usual prices.The company doesn't often mark down its prices on products, and it has been known to skip Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales altogether in past years, though,... Read more

LG G7 and Samsung Galaxy S9 could go head-to-head at CES 2018

LG G7 and Samsung Galaxy S9 could go head-to-head at CES 2018

By Max Langridge

Both the LG G7 and Samsung Galaxy S9 (and S9+) could all launch at CES 2018 in Las Vegas, according to industry analysts, as the South Korean manufacturers want to get their newest products into the market first to fend off any competition. The news comes... Read more

TfL's plans for 4G coverage on the London Underground in 2019 are still on track

TfL's plans for 4G coverage on the London Underground in 2019 are still on track

By Max Langridge

Following a successful trial during the summer period on the Waterloo and City line, TfL is sticking to its promise to begin rolling out full 4G coverage on the London Underground network from 2019. London Underground to have full 4G mobile network coverage... Read more

Huge discount on Huawei P10 and P10 Plus, up to £240 off for Cyber Monday

Huge discount on Huawei P10 and P10 Plus, up to £240 off for Cyber Monday

By Cam Bunton

With Black Friday weekend now winding down you may have assumed no more good discounts would be available. If you did, we're pleased to inform you that there's still some more life left in this discount extravaganza yet.  Best Black Friday and Cyber... Read more

Moleskine's Paper Tablet and Smart Planner are now supported by Windows 10

Moleskine's Paper Tablet and Smart Planner are now supported by Windows 10

By Max Langridge

Moleskine has announced a new Notes app for Microsoft Windows 10 devices that finally allows anyone with a Moleskine Paper Tablet notebook, Smart Planner and Pen+ smart pen, to write out handwritten notes and have them digitally synced to a Windows 10... Read more

Amazing HP Mixed Reality headset Cyber Monday deal gives you £100 off a prime VR bundle

Amazing HP Mixed Reality headset Cyber Monday deal gives you £100 off a prime VR bundle

By Rik Henderson

Microsoft is betting the bank on its Windows Mixed Reality technology and you don't have to break yours to jump on board. That's because, for Cyber Monday, Amazon has an amazing deal on the HP VR1000 headset and motion trackers.You can get the HP VR1000... Read more

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK fashion watch deals: Casio, Fossil, Vivienne Westwood, Cavalli, Kors, Boss and more

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK fashion watch deals: Casio, Fossil, Vivienne Westwood, Cavalli, Kors, Boss and more

By Britta O'Boyle

Smartwatches might have become the norm for some people, but there are still those of us who would rather a beautiful, elegant timepiece on our wrists rather than one that tells us how many likes we've had on our latest Instagram post.If you're in... Read more

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK Blu-ray deals: 4K Ultra HD and box set discounts galore

Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK Blu-ray deals: 4K Ultra HD and box set discounts galore

By Max Langridge

With Black Friday over it's now time for the deals to come flooding in on Cyber Monday. You've bought your new 4K TV and soundbar and now you just need some new content to watch through it all. We've rounded up some of the best 4K Ultra HD Blu-rays and... Read more

What is RingCentral and why should you consider it for your business

What is RingCentral and why should you consider it for your business

By Pocket-lint Promotion

RingCentral is a cloud based phone system that promises to deliver a secure, hosted phone and fax functionality over the internet for your company.Eliminating the need for expensive and complex office hardware, the smart system allows you to use your... Read more

That Neato Botvac D5 you've always wanted is now discounted by £200

That Neato Botvac D5 you've always wanted is now discounted by £200

By Chris Hall

Robot vacuum cleaners are one of those devices that you probably want, but you've always baulked at the high price. Well baulk no more, as the Neato Botvac D5 Connected has had £200 slashed off the price thanks to Cyber Monday.Normally costing £599... Read more

Polar M400 Cyber Monday discount gifts you this GPS watch for just £82

Polar M400 Cyber Monday discount gifts you this GPS watch for just £82

By Chris Hall

The Polar M400 is a mid-range GPS watch from the company that basically brought heart rate tracking to the general public, with a long history of sports devices.Normally retailing for £130, the Cyber Monday discount brings a healthy saving on this excellent... Read more

Grab a Google Chromecast for £19 in the Black Friday sales

Grab a Google Chromecast for £19 in the Black Friday sales

By Max Langridge

The Google Chromecast is a fantastic media streaming device. It connects to your TV and can be setup in minutes, so you can stream all manner of video content to the big screen.Better yet, you can get one for just £19 this Black Friday, with many retailers... Read more

Honor 9 bargain: At £299 this excellent mid-range phone keeps getting cheaper

Honor 9 bargain: At £299 this excellent mid-range phone keeps getting cheaper

By Mike Lowe

The award-winning Honor 9 smartphone has had its price slashed for a Black Friday bargain on Amazon: at £299, that's an amazing saving of £70. See the Honor 9 on Amazon UK The phone - which won Best Mid-Price Phone at the Pocket-lint Awards 2017 - merges... Read more

Horizon Zero Dawn just £18.99 at Argos, grab this PS4 exclusive Black Friday deal

Horizon Zero Dawn just £18.99 at Argos, grab this PS4 exclusive Black Friday deal

By Mike Lowe

It's Black Friday weekend and one of the stand-out gaming deals is for the PS4 exclusive, Horizon: Zero Dawn. Argos is selling the highly-rated game for just £18.99. See Horizon Zero Dawn on Argos As we said in our review of the new franchise, it's a... Read more

Ring Video Doorbell Black Friday deals can save you up to £60

Ring Video Doorbell Black Friday deals can save you up to £60

By Max Langridge

Ring is a newcomer on the smart home scene, but it's taking the market by storm. Solving the problem of how to drag the doorbell into the connected era, Ring will let your doorbell ring on your phone or PC, let you see who is at the door, as well as talk... Read more

Garmin Black Friday (US) deals: $80 off Vivosmart HR, $100 off Forerunner 735XT, and more sales

Garmin Black Friday (US) deals: $80 off Vivosmart HR, $100 off Forerunner 735XT, and more sales

By Elyse Betters

Garmin makes a tonne of smart watches and fitness trackers, and many of them have been deeply discounted for Black Friday.For instance, the excellent Garmin Forerunner 735XT is $299.99, a $100 reduction. It's Garmin's second-tier device, designed for... Read more

Anova Sous Vide cooker with Alexa control is $80 off for Black Friday

Anova Sous Vide cooker with Alexa control is $80 off for Black Friday

By Elyse Betters

If you've been itching to try a sous vide, now is the time to grab one, as some of the best models are now on sale on Amazon in the US.Starting off with the Anova Sous Vide Cooker, it's a popular gadget you can use to cook. The model with Wi-Fi connectivity... Read more

Wow! Sphero took $50 off its R2-D2 and other robots for Black Friday

Wow! Sphero took $50 off its R2-D2 and other robots for Black Friday

By Elyse Betters

Sphero, the company behind BB-8 and other robot toys, has reduced some of its most popular products on Amazon (US) for Black Friday.Starting off with R2-D2, which we previewed here, it's marked down $50, bringing the cost to $129 from $179.99. Unlike... Read more

44 of the best Christmas decorations every geek should own

44 of the best Christmas decorations every geek should own

By Adrian Willings

Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat, that big red suited anti-burglar is sizing up your chimney. But without decorations he may sleigh on by. And without suitably geeky decorations he might not know what sort of high tech kit to leave you.Whether... Read more

Black Friday US 2017: Get an amazing Ring Stick up Cam and Solar Panel set for more than $150 off

Black Friday US 2017: Get an amazing Ring Stick up Cam and Solar Panel set for more than $150 off

By Rik Henderson

We've covered the Ring doorbell deals in the UK but there are also plenty of amazing Black Friday bargains to be had on Ring products in the US too.For example, for today, 24 November, only, Amazon.com has slashed $157 off the price of a RinG Stick up... Read more

Mega discount on Lego Death Star, this is the Black Friday deal you're looking for

Mega discount on Lego Death Star, this is the Black Friday deal you're looking for

By Cam Bunton

It's Black Friday, and there are great deals all over the web. For those of you who are fans of Star Wars and Lego, there are cracking deals to be had right now, including the huge Lego Death Star. As Lego sets go, few are more desirable or iconic than... Read more

Sony headphones at rock bottom prices in US for Black Friday, MDR-1000X just $228 and more

Sony headphones at rock bottom prices in US for Black Friday, MDR-1000X just $228 and more

By Rik Henderson

Headphones are always popular each Black Friday, with some incredible deals on the best cans around. And this Black Friday plays host to some amazing discounts on Sony 'phones, including the Pocket-lint Award-winning Sony MDR1000X active noise cancelling... Read more

Best Christmas: Gift ideas, decorations, jumpers and more

Best Christmas: Gift ideas, decorations, jumpers and more

By Stuart Miles

Tis the season to be jolly, Fa la la la la, la la la la. Yes, it's that time of year again when you get to eat mince pies and drink mulled wine and not feel guilty about it.But do you need inspiration? Maybe some ideas of what to get yourself or your... Read more

OnePlus 5T tips and tricks: The essential guide to the all-screen flagship killer

OnePlus 5T tips and tricks: The essential guide to the all-screen flagship killer

By Cam Bunton

OnePlus 5T has just been launched, and while it's pricier than its predecessors, it's still a good amount of phone for the £449 price tag. It's comfortably cheaper than the likes of the Pixel 2 XL, iPhone 8 Plus and Galaxy S8 Plus, and offers a true... Read more

Zizo Black Friday deals: Get 50 per cent off all cases

Zizo Black Friday deals: Get 50 per cent off all cases

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Smartphone case manufacturer Zizo is offering 50 per cent off all its cases in the run up to Black Friday.Considered one of the toughest range of cases on the market, the Bolt, Ion, and Static are all 50 per cent off their usual RRP in the run up to Black... Read more

Get up to £20 off 3Doodler for Black Friday weekend

Get up to £20 off 3Doodler for Black Friday weekend

By Rik Henderson

Creative types can save up to £20 off the 3Doodler, the 3D printing pen, this weekend from Black Friday through to Cyber Monday.Amazon.co.uk are offering 20 per cent off all Create and Start pen sets over the BF/CM weekend for those keen to make some... Read more

Grab a Sony RX100 IV high-end compact for just £575, save £425 today only

Grab a Sony RX100 IV high-end compact for just £575, save £425 today only

By Mike Lowe

Black Friday bargains have arrived. For today only, Amazon has a great deal on the Sony RX100 Mark IV high-end compact, at just £575 (save £425) - see the deal here. Well known as one of the best pro-spec compact cameras going, the RX100 series crams... Read more

Bargain Black Friday hard drives to expand your Xbox One or PS4 up to 4TB

Bargain Black Friday hard drives to expand your Xbox One or PS4 up to 4TB

By Rik Henderson

Did you know that a USB 3.0 hard drive can be used to expand the storage on Xbox One and PS4 consoles? You just plug one into a spare USB port on an Xbox One S, Xbox One X, PS4 or PS4 Pro and away you go - more than doubling the storage in most cases.... Read more

Get a Sony A7 mirrorless camera kit for just £719 - less than half price for Black Friday

Get a Sony A7 mirrorless camera kit for just £719 - less than half price for Black Friday

By Mike Lowe

Black Friday is rife with bargains, and Amazon has a banger on the first-generation Sony A7 mirrorless camera for £719 (save £831) - see the deal here.Although listed with the over-complex "ILCE7KB" name tag - that's interchangeable lens camera, kit... Read more

Best Black Friday SIM-only deals: Make huge savings on high-data plans

Best Black Friday SIM-only deals: Make huge savings on high-data plans

By Max Langridge

It's not just SIM-free smartphones and phone contracts that are being discounted this Black Friday, but SIM-only plans are getting in on the action too. SIM-only plans already tend to offer fantastic value for money, giving you a decent number of minutes... Read more

Amazing Samsung QLED and 4K HDR TV Black Friday deals, get up to £600 off

Amazing Samsung QLED and 4K HDR TV Black Friday deals, get up to £600 off

By Rik Henderson

There are thousands of bargains during the Black Friday sales period, but few products offer as spectacular savings as TVs. So if you're in the market for a new 4K HDR telly, you won't get a better time to buy.Samsung is one of the leaders in the field... Read more

Up to 50% off on refurbished phones this Black Friday

Up to 50% off on refurbished phones this Black Friday

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Quick Mobile Fix is giving you up to 50 per cent off on selected products this Black Friday allowing you to get some of the greatest smartphones on the market for a fraction of their usual price.The site, which specialises in refurbished phones, cases,... Read more

Save £53 on a Fitbit Blaze smart fitness watch, now £107

Save £53 on a Fitbit Blaze smart fitness watch, now £107

By Max Langridge

If after Black Friday, you want to go from exercising your fingers searching for deals, to getting outdoors and doing some actual exercise, you may want to invest in a Fitbit Blaze, especially as Amazon has taken £53 off for Black Friday. That's right,... Read more

Best Apple Black Friday deals: Get money off Mac, iPad, Watch with KRCS, gift cards from Apple

Best Apple Black Friday deals: Get money off Mac, iPad, Watch with KRCS, gift cards from Apple

By Rik Henderson

Apple's Black Friday event doesn't offer money off products, but in the US and UK it is giving away gift cards with weighty values on purchases.You can get a gift card worth up to £120/$150 when you purchase certain Apple items today, 24 November, redeemable... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Gear VR headset for just £379, grab a bargain before it's gone...

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Gear VR headset for just £379, grab a bargain before it's gone...

By Mike Lowe

It's Black Friday, so tis the season to grab a bargain.John Lewis is offering a cracker: the Samsung Galaxy S7 smartphone, in gold finish, for just £379 - check out the deal here.Not only that, the handset comes with a Samsung Gear VR headset to dive... Read more