Archive for Dan Sung

  • Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning review
    Gaming 4 out of 5

    Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning review

    By 13 February 2012

    To make a good RPG is to walk a tightrope. Make it too complicated, too fiddly, and only the hardcore will appreciate your work, but pander to the public too much and your game looses its credibility, and its soul. Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning walks...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Springpad review
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Springpad review

    By 9 February 2012

    Evernote is not the only note taking service. If you’ve never got on with the green-look super-program that is, then today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint is definitely worth a try. For a start, you can change the background to one of a huge variety...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Crackle review (Android, consoles, iOS, Smart TVs)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Crackle review (Android, consoles, iOS, Smart TVs)

    By 2 February 2012

    With the world now awash with video-on-demand services, one might wonder if we really need another to think about, but that’s exactly what we’re recommending on App of the Day at Pocket-lint. We’re not saying that you shouldn’t be spending your...

  • Best Android apps for learning and reference
    Apps

    Best Android apps for learning and reference

    By 1 February 2012

    Smartphones apps aren't just about games. There's some educating to do out there if you'd care to tear yourself away from Fruit Ninja for just two minutes and we at Pocket-lint have amassed the very best Android apps for learning and reference so that...

  • Best Android customisation apps
    Phones

    Best Android customisation apps

    By 27 January 2012

    One of the joys of Android is supposed to be customisation and yet few people even bother to change their wallpaper after unboxing their little darlings. One of the problems is that most of us have been scarred by our early live wallpaper experiences...

  • APP OF THE DAY: PhotoWall review (Android)
    Phones

    APP OF THE DAY: PhotoWall review (Android)

    By 26 January 2012

    Sure, you've got a gallery app full of pictures on your mobile phone. Yes, you might even have the odd widget window on your desktop that connects to it too but, frankly, if you're not using today's App of the Day on your Android handset, you're not making...

  • Best Android navigation apps
    Apps

    Best Android navigation apps

    By 23 January 2012

    One of the best things to come out of the smartphone revolution was that we got to throw away all those bits of paper in our pockets along with the 10 minutes before we left home of poring over maps trying to work out where we were going to go. GPS-enabled...

  • CES 2012 record breakers
    Phones

    CES 2012 record breakers

    By 19 January 2012

    CES wouldn't be CES if there weren’t companies out there breaking records. If corporations weren't lauching the biggest, fastest, thinnest or simply the first, then they wouldn't be happy. As it goes, neither would we. With all the claims and counter...

  • Cubify 3D home printer pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Cubify 3D home printer pictures and hands-on

    By 18 January 2012

    What has always seemed the stuff of pie in the sky will be coming to your home within weeks. 3D printing has been around on an industrial level for a while, but now a company called 3D Systems has come up with a version for the home called Cubify that...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Super Stickman Golf review (Android & iOS)
    Gaming

    APP OF THE DAY: Super Stickman Golf review (Android & iOS)

    By 17 January 2012

    There are casual games and there are casual games. Today’s App of the Day is one of the latter, or perhaps the former, depending on how you read that sentence. Essentially, while some of these kinds of downloads are all about swiping you finger so that...

  • Soul Party in Box pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    Soul Party in Box pictures and hands-on

    By 17 January 2012

    Everybody who's anybody in the hip hop scene these days has a company churning out headphones with their name on them. Actor/rapper Christopher Brian Bridges, aka Ludacris, (see what he did there?) is no exception and has been the man behind Soul Electronics...

  • Acer Allegro Windows Phone 7 smartphone pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Acer Allegro Windows Phone 7 smartphone pictures and hands-on

    By 17 January 2012

    Acer launched the Acer Allegro Windows Phone 7 smartphone in France in October 2011. That made it the company's first foray into the the world of the popular Microsoft mobile OS and now there seems to be a decent chance that it will be arriving elsewhere...

  • Sony Walkman Z pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    Sony Walkman Z pictures and hands-on

    By 17 January 2012

    We caught it as a prototype at IFA 2011 in Berlin, but it wasn't until the Android-running Sony Walkman Z series hit CES that it became a reality and a chance for Pocket-lint to go hands on with this suped-up media player. A match up of the iPod touch,...

  • US Army certified gaming guns and gear hands-on
    Gaming

    US Army certified gaming guns and gear hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    The US Army has officially endorsed a range of gaming peripherals as produced by CTA Digital. Leading the pack at CES 2012 was the US Army Elite Force Assault Rifle for PlayStation 3 & Move, as pictured. It is modelled bump for bump on the genuine assault...

  • Samsung Series 5 Ultrabooks pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Samsung Series 5 Ultrabooks pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    Officially speaking, the Samsung Series 9 laptop is not an Ultrabook - at least, Samsung has chosen not to call it one much like Apple hasn't bothered including the MacBook Air either. Instead, Samsung announced a couple of lesser machines at CES 2012,...

  • X Rocker pocket chair pictures and bum-on
    Gaming

    X Rocker pocket chair pictures and bum-on

    By 16 January 2012

    We were looking to take a little load off after wandering the halls of CES 2012 when we chanced upon a yet to launch product from gaming chair specialist X Rocker. Normally associated with a way of getting surround sound, vibration and comfort fitted...

  • MiVeu: make your iPhone camera rugged
    Cameras

    MiVeu: make your iPhone camera rugged

    By 16 January 2012

    If there's one thing you can bet you'll see at any consumer technology trade show, it's thousands upon thousands of iPhone accessories. Cases are a particular favourite and, with so many manufacturers looking to come up with something different - and...

  • Bang and Olufsen Beolit 12 pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    Bang and Olufsen Beolit 12 pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    In a quiet, top floor room of a Las Vegas hotel sat the Bang & Olufsen Beolit 12 when Pocket-lint went to pay it a visit at CES 2012. At a section of the show with incredibly well sound-proofed walls and particularly comfortable furniture it stood in...

  • Tamaggo 360-degree camera pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Tamaggo 360-degree camera pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2012

    One of the more fascinating discoveries at the back of the main hall at CES 2012 was when we stumbled upon an almost pocket-sized 360-degree camera from Tamaggo. The Tamaggo 360-Imager is an egg shaped device with a 14-megapixel sensor inside and a 2-inch...

  • Hottest gadgets at CES 2012
    Gaming

    Hottest gadgets at CES 2012

    By 12 January 2012

    The very best gadgets of CES 2012 is what we bring you at Pocket-lint, but this page right here is even better. It's the best of the best, the best-est, the tip top, the A-No.1 As far as the hottest gadgets of world's largest consumer electronics trade...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Scultpeo review (iOS)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Scultpeo review (iOS)

    By 12 January 2012

    Pocket-lint has a rather special App of the Day coming to you straight from CES 2012 in Las Vegas and we guarantee you’ve never seen anything quite like it before. The app itself is brand new from a company that’s just getting this particular service...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad U310 and U410 Ultrabooks pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Lenovo IdeaPad U310 and U410 Ultrabooks pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2012

    The Lenovo IdeaPads U310 and U410 are not the sexiest Ultrabooks on the market, but they're not really supposed to be. Last year's U300s is still top dog, but the point of launching these two at CES 2012 is to finally turn this class of computer into...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S200 pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Lenovo IdeaPad S200 pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2012

    With Ultrabooks and laptops that bend back on themselves among the tens that Lenovo chose to launch at CES 2012, it was easy to miss what appears to be the really good product that is the Lenovo IdeaPad S200. Fashion and style is what the company claims...

  • Kyobo eReader pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Kyobo eReader pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2012

    The Qualcomm Mirasol has turned up for a bow in the shape of the Kyobo eReader at CES 2012. Kyobo is Korea’s leading bookstore and will give owners of the 5.7-inch device access to 90,000 ebooks including the Steve Jobs biography, a month before any...

  • Canon Legria HFM52 camcorder pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Canon Legria HFM52 camcorder pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2012

    When we read about the high-end camcorder range from Canon that is the Canon Legria HF M-Series, we rather thought that they'd have to be quite big when stuffed with Wi-Fi technology, 32GB of onboard storage and an enhanced Canon Intelligent IS system....