Archive for Dan Sung

7 days living without...a smartphone

7 days living without...a smartphone

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MWC 2011 is around the corner and with it another flush of the very smartest of smartphones just waiting to wow the world. This year looks set to herald the dawn of the dual-core handset, putting mobiles very nearly on a level footing with a lot of laptops... >>

Fluency 2 - the next evolution of SwiftKey

Fluency 2 - the next evolution of SwiftKey

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TouchType will be demoing the next generation of its SwiftKey Android keyboard software in Barcelona at MWC 2011. Pocket-lint has had wind of this for a little while. What we know now as fact is that the app, possibly under the name Fluency 2 to reflect... >>

Pure Evoke Mio receives colour injection

Pure Evoke Mio receives colour injection

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The highly regarded Pure Evoke Mio radio has just hit town once again, this time with your kitchen in mind. The DAB specialist has introduced five colour choices pretty much guaranteed to suit every home between them.Each is finished in a leatherette... >>

Apple iPad vs HP TouchPad

Apple iPad vs HP TouchPad

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The big event in San Francisco has hit and finally we know all about the HP TouchPad and all its webOS 3.0 glory. As usual on Pocket-lint, we can’t resist looking at a spec sheet without opening up our files and pulling out a gadget with which it’s... >>

Nikon Coolpix P300 vs Canon PowerShot S95

Nikon Coolpix P300 vs Canon PowerShot S95

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It seems everyone’s getting in on the high end compact camera sector these days and a good thing too. The launch of the Nikon Coolpix P300 makes it the latest player to enter the game and it’s got some very interesting tricks up its sleeve. The question... >>

The ultimate snowboarder's suitcase

The ultimate snowboarder's suitcase

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This is the ultimate snowboarder's suitcase. We're not talking about a bag to carry your snowboard in but the travel case full of the very best clothes and kit you could possibly choose. Naturally, the sky's the limit as far as budget goes here, so we've... >>

Kodak ESP C310 inkjet printer hands on

Kodak ESP C310 inkjet printer hands on

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Are you a mum in a photo active family? Are you mid-income with high aspirations for your children whom you wish to be successful and creative? If that’s sounds like you, then you should be buying a Kodak ESP C-series inkjet printer and, according to... >>

Kodak: Printing at home is still too expensive

Kodak: Printing at home is still too expensive

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How expensive do you think it is to print a photo at home? While prices are coming down, far too many of us believe that printing from home is something that only the rich can afford. “There’s been a shift from home printing into retail printing -... >>

Bringing the ski slopes to you

Bringing the ski slopes to you

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Welcome back to Snow Week on Pocket-lint. While all our fantastic articles on winter sports - how to plan them and making sure you've got the best gear to enjoy them - are a fantastic read, it can be a little depressing if you've neither the money nor... >>

Sony PSP vs Sony NGP (PSP2)

Sony PSP vs Sony NGP (PSP2)

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The announcement of the Sony Playstation NGP or PSP2, as some are referring to it, looks to have set a hyperactive cat amongst some, until now, rather lethargic pigeons. The world was still a little sleepy from CES 2011 and then, wham, we’ve got the... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Premier Inn review (iPhone)

APP OF THE DAY: Premier Inn review (iPhone)

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Picture the scene. It’s late. Your eyelids are getting heavy. The pitter-patter of the rain on your windscreen starts to swim into the sound of talk radio as you watch the white lines on the motorway disappear under your car one after the other. You... >>

The noisiest jobs in the world - is one of them yours?

The noisiest jobs in the world - is one of them yours?

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Everyone knows that certain occupations require exposure to loud noises but just because you’re not told to wear ear protection where you work, that doesn’t mean you're safe. Damage to your hearing can happen in two main ways. The first is by sudden... >>

Best selling iPad apps of all time

Best selling iPad apps of all time

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Apps are big business nowadays. If you need evidence, you only have to look at the fact that Apple recently reached the staggering ten billion app download milestone. We've already taken you through the most downloaded iPhone apps ever, so we figured... >>

INTERVIEW: Neon Play's Paper Glider - the 10 billionth App Store download

INTERVIEW: Neon Play's Paper Glider - the 10 billionth App Store download

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Oli Christie might not have won the National Lottery on Saturday night but at about the same he hit a jackpot of his own. Having just put his kids to bed the MD of Cirencester based app development firm Neon Play went down stairs to find a missed call... >>

Best selling iPhone apps of all time

Best selling iPhone apps of all time

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There are app lists and there are app lists. This one, however, is neither of those. This one is the app list. It's the app list because it represents not just what Pocket-lint thinks are good apps - although incidentally, it's well worth keeping you... >>

Lovefilm and Amazon to bring movies to your phone

Lovefilm and Amazon to bring movies to your phone

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With so many dealings with each other in the past, it's of little surprise that Amazon has finally decided to buy up UK based movie rental service Lovefilm. The companies have been intertwined ever since Lovefilm acquired Amazon's European DVD rental... >>

Wikipedian Jimmy Wales talks favourites, faults and the future

Wikipedian Jimmy Wales talks favourites, faults and the future

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Jimmy Wales looks exactly like his picture. Any of Wikipedia’s 400 million readers would recognise the site’s founder as he sits across a coffee table from Pocket-lint on a wet afternoon in a ground floor office space in East London. There’s the... >>

iOS 4.3 - all the details from the developer drop

iOS 4.3 - all the details from the developer drop

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iOS 4.3 has arrived for those on the developer side of the iPhone platform but that doesn’t mean that the rest of us can’t get a few sneaky looks of what we can expect when it turns up on our handsets in the not too distant future. March is the expect... >>

iPhone 4 Verizon vs iPhone 4 AT&T

iPhone 4 Verizon vs iPhone 4 AT&T

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Finally AT&T has some competition in the US as the iPhone hits Verizon. Just because there are two networks carrying Apple’s darling though, that doesn’t mean that it’s quite the same deal with both companies. Yes, there’s that small matter of... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Mint.com (Internet, iPhone & Android)

APP OF THE DAY: Mint.com (Internet, iPhone & Android)

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Today we’re going to excite you and deflate you in equal measure. Then we’re going to give you another tickle of hope and call it a day. When we started App of the Day all the way back in two thousand and something or other, we began with a mission... >>

Fujifilm FinePix X100 hands on

Fujifilm FinePix X100 hands on

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UPDATE: We've had a second chance to get some more pictures of the camera at CES in Las Vegas (7 January) so we've added them in with this set so you can see more of the camera up close. Unfortunately the camera still isn't a working model and Fujifilm... >>

Dell Streak 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G

Dell Streak 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G

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The two hot 7-inch tablets at CES 2011 have to be the Dell Streak 7 and the new and improved Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G. But the question for us at Pocket-lint, as ever, is which one of them is better? Which one is the mini-tab that you should be spending... >>

Motorola Xoom vs Apple iPad

Motorola Xoom vs Apple iPad

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The Motorola Xoom is here with all its Android 3.0 Honeycomb fun and, yes, it looks sexy. That’s right, we said sexy. If you want an idea of just how sexy we think it is, then take a look at Rik’s sexy hands all over it. Of course, now that we’ve... >>

Android 3.0 Honeycomb: all the details...

Android 3.0 Honeycomb: all the details...

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While the majority of Google phone users still wait for their Gingerbread update, CES 2011 has brought us a sneak preview of Android 3.0 aka Android Honeycomb. Rather than handsets, this time it’s all about the tablet and, in fact, larger devices in... >>

Olympus XZ-1 vs Panasonic LX5

Olympus XZ-1 vs Panasonic LX5

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The launch of the Olympus XZ-1 high end point and shoot camera at CES 2011 brings yet another contender into what has become a very exciting genre of device for both enthusiasts and beginners alike. We’ve already had our review team give the Panasonic... >>