Archive for Amber Maitland

  • Light & Land adds India and Australia to its photographic tours

    Light & Land adds India and Australia to its photographic tours

    By 6 November 2008

    Light & Land has announced its tour dates for 2009, and has added a number of new locations to range of photographic trips. Founder of Light & Land Charlie Waite, will be leading brand new tours to Kerala in India during November 2009. It's a 12-day tour...

  • Apple patents remote iTunes access via iPhone

    Apple patents remote iTunes access via iPhone

    By 8 August 2008

    Apple could in the future allow iPhone and iPod touch users to stream music from their home iTunes library so they could listen to their favourite music on the go. The move, discovered by AppleInsider via a patent application, could mean that Apple could...

  • Leaf introduces 56-megapixel AFi 10 camera

    Leaf introduces 56-megapixel AFi 10 camera

    By 1 August 2008

    Its been nearly a month since Hasselblad introduced its whopping 50-megapixel camera, with its equally whopping price tag of $37,000. But already, the Hasselblad has been out-pixelled by the Leaf AFi 10. Weighing in at 56 megapixels, the Leaf AFi 10 medium...

  • Win BT Home IT Support and put your feet up this Christmas

    Win BT Home IT Support and put your feet up this Christmas

    By 29 November 2007

    Are you always the one everyone calls with their IT problems? Are you sick of desperate calls from your family about how to use the new digital camera, of friends who are having problems with their laptop? Well BT are offering you a great solution by...

  • Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction - PS3 review
    4 out of 5

    Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction - PS3 review

    By 20 November 2007

    The PS3 may be a classy console, but where’s the games? What we need is an old school classic – something fun with big guns. It was only a matter of time before PS2 staples Ratchet and Clank popped up on Sony’s new toy. They’re about the closest...

  • Rock Meivo LCD TV review
    4 out of 5

    Rock Meivo LCD TV review

    By 7 September 2007

    Media oriented LCD TVs may be a little outside Rock's typical array of power notebooks, but that hasn't stopped it producing the Meivo E4300. Designed to offer a total solution for those who want to watch television, browse the Internet, manage DVDs and...

  • IFA 2007: Altec Lansing launch Nobi Nokia speaker system

    IFA 2007: Altec Lansing launch Nobi Nokia speaker system

    By 30 August 2007

    Altec Lansing has released a new speaker designed to fit the new Nokia XpressMusic 5310 and 5610 handsets at IFA 2007 in Berlin, Germany. The new speakers, called Nobi, will be a portable speaker system that allows user to share music on the go. Small...

  • IFA 2007: Kodak officially announces V1233, V1253 and Z812 I

    IFA 2007: Kodak officially announces V1233, V1253 and Z812 I

    By 30 August 2007

    Kodak has confirmed the launch of the Kodak EasyShare models; The Kodak EasyShare V1233, V1253 and Z812 IS we reported on last week. The Kodak EasyShare Z812 IS Megazoom digital camera will offer a 12x optical zoom lens and 8 megapixels and come in the...

  • IFA2007: Sony launch BDP-S500 and BDP-S300 Blu-ray players

    IFA2007: Sony launch BDP-S500 and BDP-S300 Blu-ray players

    By 30 August 2007

    Sony has announced two new Blu-ray players at IFA 2007 in Berlin, Germany. The new players, called the BDP-S300 and BDP-S500 will offer 1080p support and a host of other features. According to Sony, the new S300 will be a mass appeal model, while the...

  • No iPhone announcement at IFA 2007

    No iPhone announcement at IFA 2007

    By 30 August 2007

    Sources within Apple have confirmed to Pocket-lint that the company will not be making an announcement at IFA 2007 in Berlin, Germany this week. The source also confirmed that an announcement would not be made at the company's 5 September event next week...

  • Pocket-lint live from IFA 2007

    Pocket-lint live from IFA 2007

    By 30 August 2007

    Pocket-lint is live from IFA in Berlin, Germany for the next 3 days. Your favourite gadget news and reviews site will be reporting on all the news from the show floor and bringing you the lowdown on the latest gadgets, much of which will be devoted to...

  • Shooter - DVD review
    3 out of 5

    Shooter - DVD review

    By 22 August 2007

    Fresh from his scene stealing turn in The Departed, Mark Wahlberg takes lead billing in this Jason Bourne style action thriller about a government sharp shooter wrongly accused of assassinating the US president. When a black ops mission deep in the African...

  • Kia shows off its new three-door

    Kia shows off its new three-door

    By 6 August 2007

    Kia has released the second preview image of the Pro-cee’d, the third model in the cee’d family of cars designed for Europe and made in Slovakia. "We wanted to make Pro-cee’d as ‘sporty’ as cee’d could possibly be, while still remaining a...

  • Sony PSP slim details revealed

    Sony PSP slim details revealed

    By 8 June 2007

    Sony is close to announcing a newer slimline version of its Portable PlayStation handheld console according to reports online. The new version of the PSP, which will follow in the footsteps on the PlayStation and PlayStation 2 in getting a new slimline...

  • Cyberlink Media Deluxe Pro - PC review
    4 out of 5

    Cyberlink Media Deluxe Pro - PC review

    By 29 May 2007

    If you’ve just gone to the expense of upgrading your PC to include Windows Vista you may not be looking to spend more on extending the multimedia functions of Media Centre – that is if your version came with it in the first place. However, Cyberlink...

  • Harman Kardon unveils new satnav

    By 26 April 2007

    Harman Kardon promise its new satnav will drive you, play to you and be lighter for you. Guide + Play is a pocket-sized device combining a navigation system for Western Europe with a MP3 player. It features built-in video player for those waiting for...

  • Fancy toilet plays music and lights up the night

    Fancy toilet plays music and lights up the night

    By 26 April 2007

    Fancy a toilet with a difference, or a toilet that does things to keep you occupied while on the throne - here is the latest Japanese invention. Japanese toilet manufacturer Inax has just released their 2007 Satis Asteo Washlet toilet. The new throne...

  • Storage comes small for recycling

    Storage comes small for recycling

    By 25 April 2007

    The Ecopod Recycling System from Williams-Sonoma crushes 50 plastic and aluminum containers and stores them in a plastic pod for transfer to your recycling bin. It looks ideal if you haven't got room in your kitchen to spin a whisk. The bottom of the...

  • Evesham introduces HD multimedia PC

    Evesham introduces HD multimedia PC

    By 18 April 2007

    Evesham has introduced a new desktop with all the HD qualities for video enthusiasts. Specs on the 8600 GTS are hot stuff, for amateur pros out there take a look at it. It includes Intel’s Core 2 Duo processor and 2GBs of DDR2 RAM. Storage is extraordinary...

  • ThinkOutside BoomTube H20 speakers review
    4.5 out of 5

    ThinkOutside BoomTube H20 speakers review

    By 23 March 2007

    In a market swimming with 2.1 speakers it's difficult to find a product that stands out from the crowd. Combining a sub and separate speakers into a portable travel solution isn’t something we’ve seen a lot of, but ThinkOutside's BoomTube H20 certainly...

  • Tirminal launches free file transfer service

    Tirminal launches free file transfer service

    By 14 March 2007

    Those of you used to trying to send large files to people know what a pain it is. Even a zipped file can take ages to send via email, even if you're just trying to send photos to a friend. There's a new file transfer solution on the block, however, and...

  • 416MP camera makes its debut

    416MP camera makes its debut

    By 9 March 2007

    There's a new monster camera on the block, and it's from a relative unknown, BetterLight. The company has been showcasing the Super10K-HS, a digital back for large-format cameras that boasts a whopping 416Mp. You read correctly. Four-hundred and sixteen...

  • Tesco internet phone adapter makes VoIP calling easier

    Tesco internet phone adapter makes VoIP calling easier

    By 9 March 2007

    Tesco have released an interesting new gizmo that should make it easier for people to adopt VoIP calling. The Tesco Internet Phone Adapter converts a traditional landline handset to making calls over the Internet instead of over a telephone line. It means...

  • Transformer truck and tank

    Transformer truck and tank

    By 9 March 2007

    Transformers fans, a treat for you: the Optimus Prime Battle Rig Plaster. Although it looks like an innocent-enough truck, and a rather small one at that, it turns, with a few quick flicks of the wrist, into a dart firing tank-like machine. We thought...

  • Early Daylight Savings time shift causes problems

    Early Daylight Savings time shift causes problems

    By 9 March 2007

    Daylight savings time is moving earlier in the US and some other countries, proving a headache for IT professionals and businesses. With less than a year to fix calendars and timers, it's been a struggle to get it done on time for this weekend's time...