Archive for Dan Sung

  • 2010: A year in review, May
    Gaming

    2010: A year in review, May

    By 28 December 2010

    The world was aflutter with pre-World Cup fever in May 2010. The competition wasn’t due to start until the following month but that didn’t stop the retailers coming up with as many football related tech deals as they could think of. It also meant...

  • 2010: A year in review, February
    Gaming

    2010: A year in review, February

    By 26 December 2010

    February might be a small month as far as the calendar goes but in tech world it’s a big ‘un. With the mobile phone one of the hottest gadgets out there these days, Barcelona took centre stage in 2010 as it does every year when Mobile World Congress...

  • How to explain technology to your family at Christmas
    Laptops

    How to explain technology to your family at Christmas

    By 23 December 2010

    You are the techno-gadget person in your family. There’s no two ways about it. You definitely are. That’s why you’re here at Pocket-lint in the first place. So as the expert, naturally you’re going to be the first port of call for any IT problem,...

  • How to bluff technology to your Christmas guests
    Home Cinema

    How to bluff technology to your Christmas guests

    By 22 December 2010

    Christmas is a time for giving and sharing. It’s also a time for total confusion for the non-tech savvy. Each and every time they get another year older and another whole 12 months further adrift of what the world of technology is up to. Christmas Day...

  • Planes, trains & automobiles - how to get home for Christmas
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    Planes, trains & automobiles - how to get home for Christmas

    By 20 December 2010

    This snow stuff was all very good and fun when it meant days off work and school, but now that the nation is trying to get home for Christmas, the weather has taken a much more serious edge. With just a few days to go until the big feast and little let...

  • How to reduce noise in your life
    Audio

    How to reduce noise in your life

    By 17 December 2010

    The world is a noisy place. Even when you think it’s quiet, it’s not. What can you hear around you now? The hum of a refrigerator, the whirr of your computer fan, voices across an office, phones ringing, the sound of the traffic, the low buzz of a...

  • Sir David Attenborough: 3D for 'TV programs that really mean something'
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    Sir David Attenborough: 3D for 'TV programs that really mean something'

    By 15 December 2010

    Sir David Attenborough is a fan of the power of 3D but only within reason. The legendary wildlife documentary presenter has praised the extra dimension for of the added impact that nature films can make on audiences in the modern day. Speaking at the...

  • CES 2011: Five gadgets we know will be coming
    Laptops

    CES 2011: Five gadgets we know will be coming

    By 14 December 2010

    With the end of December just around the corner, it can only mean one thing - it’s nearly CES! Yes, the annual Las Vegas tech binge will be taking place from 6-9 January 2011 and, as ever, Pocket-lint will be there to bring back the sights and sounds...

  • Morphy Richards Accents Breadmaker review
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    Morphy Richards Accents Breadmaker review

    By 14 December 2010

    We have to say that the idea of a bread and jam maker had us both a little puzzled and rather suspicious from the start but then all the more reason for us to put the Morphy Richards Accents range device through its paces. The results - we were not disappointed....

  • Morphy Richards Accents Black Traditional Kettle   review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Morphy Richards Accents Black Traditional Kettle review

    By 14 December 2010

    Anyone who thinks a kettle is just a kettle is not a person who should buy a Morphy Richards. In a world of plastic water boiling jugs for a fiver, the retro styled Accents model from this UK-based kitchenware company is a refreshing alternative. Not...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: iTunes Gift Card
    Gaming

    12 Days of Christmas: iTunes Gift Card

    By 12 December 2010

    Friends, dear friends, welcome to the very last in our marvellous 12 Days of Christmas series here on Pocket-lint. We’ve been bringing you hit after hit of solid gold gift ideas but today is the oh so sad end to all the fun. Yes, if you ain’t found...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Apple iPad Wi-Fi (16GB)
    Tablets

    12 Days of Christmas: Apple iPad Wi-Fi (16GB)

    By 11 December 2010

    We're nearly there - meaning both the end of our 12 Days of Christmas on Pocket-lint and the big festive day itself. We appreciate that it's almost impossible to ever be ready for it but we've been doing our best to help you out with some solid gold gift...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Cyborg R.A.T. 9
    Gaming

    12 Days of Christmas: Cyborg R.A.T. 9

    By 10 December 2010

    As we approach the final throws of the 12 Days of Christmas on Pocket-lint, you’d better be hoping that you’ve got one or two gifts sorted. There ain’t much time or many suggestions left. Fortunately, we’ve saved a handful of the red-hot ideas...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: World of Warcraft: Cataclysm: Collectors Edition
    Gaming

    12 Days of Christmas: World of Warcraft: Cataclysm: Collectors Edition

    By 9 December 2010

    We’ve covered games machines in our 12 Days of Christmas on Pocket-lint but we haven’t pressed the idea of any video games themselves as yet. Today is where all that changes and, provided you happen to know what your giftee’s currently playing,...

  • TDK Boombox in all its glory
    Audio

    TDK Boombox in all its glory

    By 7 December 2010

    TDK has announced a fleet of affordable audiophile level products with the aim of marrying the best of analogue with the best of digital. The name of the initiative is Digilogue and leading the charge is the TDK Boombox which Pocket-lint was able to get...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Flip Mino HD 3rd generation
    Cameras

    12 Days of Christmas: Flip Mino HD 3rd generation

    By 6 December 2010

    The first week of December has passed and if the Christmas shopping panic hasn't already taken root deep in your brain stem then you're made of some pretty strong stuff. For the benefit of the rest of us simple folk, welcome back to the 12 Days of Christmas...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Etymotic hf3 or hf5 with custom earmoulds
    Audio

    12 Days of Christmas: Etymotic hf3 or hf5 with custom earmoulds

    By 5 December 2010

    With four presents already sorted in the Pocket-lint 12 Days of Christmas, you must have got the majority of your loved ones covered by now. Just in case they're not into books, are already sorted in the home entertainment department, are not a parent...

  • 12 Days of Christmas - Kodak ESP 5250 Printer
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    12 Days of Christmas - Kodak ESP 5250 Printer

    By 4 December 2010

    Forget the calling birds, the 4th day of Christmas is about something else entirely in the modern world and we're about to tell you exactly what that is. In case you're not up to speed, welcome to the 12 days of Christmas on Pocket-lint where we give...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: BlackBerry Curve 8520 Pink
    Phones

    12 Days of Christmas: BlackBerry Curve 8520 Pink

    By 3 December 2010

    Merry 3rd day of Christmas to you on Pocket-lint and welcome to our solid gold gift guide for what to get for your loved ones this year. We’ve seen a little home entertainment on Day 2, something for just about everyone on Day 1, but today we’re getting...

  • Best apps to protect you and your ears
    Audio

    Best apps to protect you and your ears

    By 2 December 2010

    Almost everyone has a personal stereo of some sort these days as pretty much all of us are carrying round mobile phones. On the one hand, this is absolutely brilliant but, on the other, it breaks our hearts when we see and hear all those people not only...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Xbox 360 S
    Gaming

    12 Days of Christmas: Xbox 360 S

    By 2 December 2010

    Ho, ho and ho again. Welcome back to Christmas on Pocket-lint. Today is, of course, the second day of Christmas which begs the question of what your true love will give to you, or indeed even you to them. What we’re doing in the run up to the big day...

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Amazon Kindle 3G + Wi-Fi
    Gadgets

    12 Days of Christmas: Amazon Kindle 3G + Wi-Fi

    By 1 December 2010

    Ho, ho and ho again. Welcome to Christmas on Pocket-lint. Yes, we said it. It’s a dirty word and to many is all about the stress of having to find the time, energy, cash and idea of what to buy before it’s too late. Well don’t you worry. We’re...

  • Best Camera 2010: and the nominees are...
    Cameras

    Best Camera 2010: and the nominees are...

    By 1 December 2010

    Photography seems to be an area that’s just growing and growing at the moment. Despite a change to the entire industry in the early 90s and the fear that cameraphones would eat into the market, this segment, where gadgets meet art, has exploded. With...

  • Best Windows Phone 7 location apps
    Apps

    Best Windows Phone 7 location apps

    By 30 November 2010

    Location and navigation have become one of the most fundamental fields for mobile phone apps. We want to know where we are and what's around us without having to pull some unwieldy paper map out of our pockets, and we want it done quick. Naturally, with...

  • Best Mobile Phone: and the nominees are...
    Phones

    Best Mobile Phone: and the nominees are...

    By 29 November 2010

    The best mobile phone of the year is always a hotly contended category at the annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. We do like our phones. 2010 has seen some absolute killers with Android picking up some serious traction, Apple trying to set the bar ever...