Archive for Dan Sung

  • Bang and Olufsen: Design which lasts the distance
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    Bang and Olufsen: Design which lasts the distance

    By 18 November 2011

    Pocket-lint had been arranging to interview Bang & Olufsen’s most prolific of industrial designers over the decades, David Lewis, as part of Style Week. Sadly, Mr Lewis passed away on 8 November 2011 after a short illness in his adopted homeland of...

  • Best looking home cinema kit in the world. Ever.
    Home Cinema

    Best looking home cinema kit in the world. Ever.

    By 18 November 2011

    Phones spend most of their time in your pocket, cameras in some bag. If you really want the world to know what a great eye you have, then it’s home cinema where you need to spend the bucks on good looking technology. So, that’s exactly where we’re...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Gigbeat review (Android)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Gigbeat review (Android)

    By 17 November 2011

    Every now and then an app comes along that really makes a difference and today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint is one of those apps. The bad news for lots of you out there is that it’s only on Android. The good news for those of you that can get it...

  • Best looking laptop accessories: making your gadgets beautiful
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    Best looking laptop accessories: making your gadgets beautiful

    By 17 November 2011

    We’d all love to own the most beautiful gadgets in the world but sometimes irritating things like money and family members who don’t want us to blow it all on items that we don’t technically need can get in the way. Essentially, there’s two ways...

  • Roksanda Ilincic talks tech
    Online

    Roksanda Ilincic talks tech

    By 17 November 2011

    Style Week on Pocket-lint would, of course, be nothing at all if we didn’t ask the opinions of those who really know what style is all about. So, as part of our five days of fun, we got hold of five top UK fashion designers to talk to us about what...

  • Intel: Brian Johnson explains why Ultrabooks are the 'ultimate experience'
    Laptops

    Intel: Brian Johnson explains why Ultrabooks are the 'ultimate experience'

    By 17 November 2011

    Intel wants to know what you’ll be doing in 10 years’ time. The answer, presumably, that the microprocessor manufacturer is hoping for is something powered by one of its chips. The reason it’s so interested in the future though has nothing to do...

  • Best looking laptops in the world. Ever.
    Laptops

    Best looking laptops in the world. Ever.

    By 17 November 2011

    Laptops have been through quite the change over the last five or six years. As soon as the technology that ran them got small enough, manufacturers realised that they didn’t have to churn out grey bricks any more. In fact, a splash of colour here, a...

  • Eley Kishimoto talks tech
    Online

    Eley Kishimoto talks tech

    By 16 November 2011

    Style Week on Pocket-lint would, of course, be nothing at all if we didn’t ask the opinions of those who really know what style is all about. So, as part of our five days of fun, we got hold of five top UK fashion designers to talk to us about what...

  • Electrolux: Good design is inclusive design
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    Electrolux: Good design is inclusive design

    By 16 November 2011

    “Products have to be about both form and function. If only 10 per cent of people can use what you’ve made, then you’re a fine artist, not a designer.” So says Adam Szczepanowski, Design Manager at Electrolux, as Pocket-lint picks his brain on...

  • Fred Butler talks tech
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    Fred Butler talks tech

    By 15 November 2011

    Style Week on Pocket-lint would, of course, be nothing at all if we didn’t ask the opinions of those who really know what style is all about. So, as part of our five days of fun, we’ve got hold of five top UK fashion designers to talk to us about...

  • Leica: Beauty in the hand of the beholder
    Cameras

    Leica: Beauty in the hand of the beholder

    By 15 November 2011

    A Leica camera is a powerful thing. One touch can change your life. Just ask the company’s director of production management, photography, Stefan Daniel and he’ll tell you. Daniel was just 8 years old when he was first introduced to these classic...

  • The best looking cameras in the world. Ever.
    Cameras

    The best looking cameras in the world. Ever.

    By 15 November 2011

    There are few gadgets that cause us such strong emotional reactions as cameras. From the ultra modern compacts to the most ancient of pin-holes, there's just something magical when you get one in your hand. There are, however, a select few that cause...

  • Orla Kiely talks tech
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    Orla Kiely talks tech

    By 14 November 2011

    Style Week on Pocket-lint would, of course, be nothing at all if we didn’t ask the opinions of those who really know what style is all about. So, as part of our five days of fun, we’ve got hold of five top UK fashion designers to talk to us about...

  • The best looking phones in the world. Ever.
    Phones

    The best looking phones in the world. Ever.

    By 14 November 2011

    You can keep your dual-core processors and your 8 million forms of connectivity. This is Style Week on Pocket-lint and we’re interested in technology that’s looking smooth. For day one, we're looking at the gadget that simply everyone owns, the mobile...

  • Welcome to Style Week on Pocket-lint
    Phones

    Welcome to Style Week on Pocket-lint

    By 14 November 2011

    We spend a lot of time on Pocket-lint talking about specs. All too often we'll tell you about just what each gadget can do; which one is faster, which is stronger, which is thinner, which lighter, how many megapixels something has, the number of ports,...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Lovefilm By Post review (Android)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Lovefilm By Post review (Android)

    By 10 November 2011

    If those pretty please with sugar on it come back and start paying us again e-mails haven’t been doing the trick, then prepare for another way of getting sucked into renting films until you get stuck on something really worthy that you’re never in...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Cars and Guns 3D review (Android & iOS)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Cars and Guns 3D review (Android & iOS)

    By 3 November 2011

    You're sick of Angry Birds, you've cut the rope more times than you've had hot dinners and if you flick and kick more time, you're going to throw up. Never fear, your new piece of mobile fun has arrived in the form of today's App of the Day on Pocket-lint...

  • Motorola Xoom 2: Review of rumours, features, pictures and specs
    Tablets

    Motorola Xoom 2: Review of rumours, features, pictures and specs

    By 1 November 2011

    The Motorola Xoom 2 might not be the first of the next generation Android Honeycomb tablets, but if the original Xoom is anything to go by, then there's plenty of reason to be excited still. In fact, with the first incarnation launched all those months...

  • Best Digital Camera 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders
    Cameras

    Best Digital Camera 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders

    By 31 October 2011

    November is nearly upon us which can mean only two things. And this isn’t an article about Bonfire Night. Yes, drop your fireworks and pick up your thinking caps, it’s time to start nominating for the 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. If you want to...

  • Galaxy Nexus vs Nexus S
    Phones

    Galaxy Nexus vs Nexus S

    By 20 October 2011

    With each major Android update comes a Nexus phone and now that Ice Cream Sandwich is here, the Galaxy Nexus has arrived to carry it. Less than a year has passed since Gingerbread arrived on the Nexus S, however, so exactly how dated should anyone with...

  • Galaxy Nexus vs Samsung Galaxy S II
    Phones

    Galaxy Nexus vs Samsung Galaxy S II

    By 19 October 2011

    Picture the Galaxy Nexus as a tabby and the Samsung Galaxy S II as a group of birds pecking around at Trafalgar Square. Now set that cat amongst theose pigeons and you’ll have some idea of the effect of the launch of the latest Nexus phone on those...

  • Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S
    Phones

    Galaxy Nexus vs iPhone 4S

    By 19 October 2011

    The Samsung Galaxy Nexus phone has arrived heralding the launch of Android 4.0, otherwise known as Ice Cream Sandwich. As ever, the beauty of the Nexus arrangement is that you get a pure, untainted taste of the latest Android dessert without any of the...

  • Waldorf Astoria, Shanghai: the ultimate gadget hotel
    Gadgets

    Waldorf Astoria, Shanghai: the ultimate gadget hotel

    By 17 October 2011

    It's not every day that you open the door to your toilet to watch it automatically opening its door for you, but then it's not every day you find yourself staying at the Waldorf Astoria in Shanghai. Being a journalist can be a pretty good gig from time...

  • APP OF THE DAY: ChatON review (Android)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: ChatON review (Android)

    By 17 October 2011

    Today's App of the Day has caused a bit of a debate within the Pocket-lint team. Is free IM relevant on mobile phones? The point of contention is that the word "free" means that sending messages to whomever you choose won't cost you an SMS which you might...

  • Inside the Nikon 1 factory
    Cameras

    Inside the Nikon 1 factory

    By 17 October 2011

    Turn over your nearest gadget and there's an excellent chance you'll read “Made in China” on the casing. With labour cheap, resources close at hand, space costs at a minimum and the Chinese currency, the Yuan, kept low, it's not surprising that the...