Archive for Dan Sung

  • Sony Ericsson Xperia mini and mini pro hands-on

    Sony Ericsson Xperia mini and mini pro hands-on

    By 5 May 2011

    Taking the Xperia X10 mini and mini pro handsets from last year, Sony Ericsson showed off its latest pint sized Android smartphones for 2011 at an event in East London. As ever, Pocket-lint was there to get its hands on the goods - the Sony Ericsson...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Ebookers Explorer review (iPad)

    APP OF THE DAY: Ebookers Explorer review (iPad)

    By 5 May 2011

    Planning a holiday? Of course you are. A burst of Spring sunshine before the early summer cloudy grey is enough to make anybody reach for their credit cards and calendars and make a beeline for any clime warmer than their own. The only question, naturally,...

  • Morphy Richards Vorticity Plus bagless vacuum cleaner hands-on

    Morphy Richards Vorticity Plus bagless vacuum cleaner hands-on

    By 5 May 2011

    Not quite so well known for its vacuum cleaners as its kitchen appliances, Morphy Richards threw Pocket-lint a bit of a curve ball when the company sent over its top of the line Vorticity Plus Bagless Cylinder Vacuum Cleaner to test out. Fortunately,...

  • Britain from the Sky - the aerial photographer and the N8

    Britain from the Sky - the aerial photographer and the N8

    By 4 May 2011

    All of the pictures you see on this page were taken with a mobile phone; not bad considering it’s something that aerial photographer Jason Hawkes is used to doing with an SLR since he started over 20 years ago. Throughout March 2011 though, the 41-year...

  • Philips ESee camcorder range hands-on

    Philips ESee camcorder range hands-on

    By 2 May 2011

    With Flip out of the way, there's plenty of space for the other pocket camcorders in the market to flourish, and even room enough for a few new-comers to get in on the act. One such well-known brand to take steps into the video imaging world in 2011 is...

  • Samsung Galaxy S II review
    4.5 out of 5

    Samsung Galaxy S II review

    By 28 April 2011

    The Samsung Galaxy S II is a serious smartphone. It has everything, at least on paper. But just because a phone comes fitted with the latest version of the Android operating system, a dual core processor and a size of screen you could you could pop on...

  • Samsung Galaxy S II extreme unboxing videos - all of them!!!

    Samsung Galaxy S II extreme unboxing videos - all of them!!!

    By 22 April 2011

    You might have noticed Samsung's promotional plan for the Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone. It was the one where everyone decided it was a good idea to push Pocket-lint, more specifically, Dan (me) out of a plane at 12,000ft. But Samsung didn't stop there....

  • Samsung Galaxy S II extreme unboxing video

    Samsung Galaxy S II extreme unboxing video

    By 21 April 2011

    It's not every day you get to unbox one of the most anticipated smartphones of the year. It's also not every day that you throw yourself out of a perfectly good plane at 12,000ft. Combine the two together and you get something in the realm of a once in...

  • Samsung Series 9 hands-on

    Samsung Series 9 hands-on

    By 21 April 2011

    What have England cricketer Alistair Cook and the photographer Rankin got in common? Not that much as it goes but one practiced his art upon the other to promote the Samsung Series 9 ultra slim laptop which Pocket-lint had a good feel of just the other...

  • Ford SYNC with MyFord Touch hands-on

    Ford SYNC with MyFord Touch hands-on

    By 20 April 2011

    The award winning Ford SYNC voice controlled, in-car entertainment, mapping and mobile connectivity system is coming to Europe from 2012. With Ford aiming this squarely at the mass market, it's the Ford Focus that's been chosen as the flagship vehicle...

  • Hannspree SN101T1 Froyo tablet hands-on

    Hannspree SN101T1 Froyo tablet hands-on

    By 16 April 2011

    Hannspree announced it was to make the jump from novelty TVs to comparatively sensible tablets back at IFA 2010 and during the IFA Global Press Conference in Alicante, we managed to get our hands on their first foray into the field. The Hannspree SN10T1...

  • Google does have hardware restrictions for Honeycomb tablets

    Google does have hardware restrictions for Honeycomb tablets

    By 15 April 2011

    It's been rumoured and suggested since Android 3.0 was announced but Pocket-lint has had it confirmed that Google does indeed have a set of hardware restrictions for devices looking to carry the Honeycomb OS. At the IFA Global Press Conference in Alicante,...

  • Hannspree SN10T2 and SN10T3 Android tablets on their way to market

    Hannspree SN10T2 and SN10T3 Android tablets on their way to market

    By 15 April 2011

    Novelty TV maker Hannspree is getting all serious on us and serious about tablets as it goes. Fresh from the launch of the SN10T Android 2.2 device that we spotted at IFA 2010, the market is to be hit with two more 10.1-inch machines - the first in Q2...

  • First Look: Samsung Galaxy S II review
    0 out of 5

    First Look: Samsung Galaxy S II review

    By 14 April 2011

    The Samsung Galaxy S II could spoil the party for many recent phone launches - the HTC Sensation, the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc or the LG Optimus 2X. We saw the SGS2 (as it’s colloquially known) at launch, but we’ve subsequently had the chance to spend...

  • APP OF THE DAY - Live Holdem Poker Pro

    APP OF THE DAY - Live Holdem Poker Pro

    By 12 April 2011

    Having said that Pocket-lint isn't a gambling site once already very recently, today's app is a casino game. Technically speaking, there's no gambling involved because you won't win any real money but the plus side is that a heavy addiction isn't going...

  • HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II vs LG Optimus 2X

    HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II vs LG Optimus 2X

    By 12 April 2011

    The arrival of the HTC Sensation, or HTC Pyramid as it used to be known, has firmly formed a trio of superphones in the Android world. With dual-core processors all round, seriously big screens and plenty of pedigree in the ways of Google mobile, it joins...

  • HTC Sensation - facts and rumours

    HTC Sensation - facts and rumours

    By 12 April 2011

    Stories about the HTC Pyramid have been kicking around for a while now and the word on the street is that it will be officially announced at the HTC event on 12 April. Of course, that might not be the case. The trouble with the word on the street is that...

  • What is Android?

    What is Android?

    By 11 April 2011

    What is Android? Well, there’s a few reasons why you might be asking yourself that question. The scenario that springs to mind is that you’re out of contract, looking for a new mobile phone and you keep finding these sections on Vodafone, O2 and pals...

  • Best iPad 2 apps for the new camera

    Best iPad 2 apps for the new camera

    By 1 April 2011

    With the arrival of two small but very important cameras on the Apple iPad 2, the iTunes App Store is beginning to fill up with a few options for testing out that new feature. From editors to filters and video callers to street brawlers, you can pick...

  • Best free online storage solutions

    Best free online storage solutions

    By 29 March 2011

    So Amazon Cloud Drive has arrived to a sudden but very interesting fanfare. The only trouble, of course, is that it’s just our lucky American readers who get to try it out for the foreseeable future. But folks in Europe and the rest of the world need...

  • Pollyanna Woodward talks Samsung Smart TV

    Pollyanna Woodward talks Samsung Smart TV

    By 29 March 2011

    When Samsung announced its Smart TV app competition, the company decided to get somebody to help judge the entries who was making some pretty smart moves on TV themselves. Cue The Gadget Show co-presenter Pollyanna Woodward to step forward and put all...

  • How to beat the iPad 2 queues

    How to beat the iPad 2 queues

    By 25 March 2011

    Where can I get an iPad 2? That’s the question on more lips than any other as the latest Apple tablet hits the shelves. It’s a valid query. Ever since word came of higher than expected sales figures in the US, it’s been pretty clear that the rest...

  • Torchlight (XBLA) review
    4.5 out of 5

    Torchlight (XBLA) review

    By 23 March 2011

    It’s House Party time on the Xbox 360 and everyone’s invited - well, anyone with an Xbox and subscription to the Live service, that is. Fortunately, it’s the kind of party where you don’t actually have to speak to anyone and can just sit down...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Running late review (WP7)

    APP OF THE DAY: Running late review (WP7)

    By 15 March 2011

    It’s always nice to feature a Windows Phone 7 app when we can. The Microsoft mobile platform has just passed the 10,000 milestone, so in celebration we’re bringing you one of the more inane, amusing and slightly useful apps that you’ll find on the...

  • London 2012 Olympics tickets - online buying guide

    London 2012 Olympics tickets - online buying guide

    By 15 March 2011

    The London 2012 Olympics tickets are officially on sale and the overwhelming majority of the business is going to be done online. As such, we’ve put together a brief guide on how to sail through the whole process and make sure you don’t get stiffed...