Archive for Jason Denwood

  • LG 50PK990 television   review
    Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    LG 50PK990 television review

    By 18 May 2010

    Flat TVs are hot products this summer thanks to the World Cup, and the big brands are shedding the pounds in preparation. None more so than this 50-inch plasma from LG, which defies tradition by slimming down to almost LED-like proportions. It’s a giddy...

  • Grundig GU22DVDBLK television   review
    Home Cinema 3 out of 5

    Grundig GU22DVDBLK television review

    By 8 April 2010

    With the big brand's engineering talents usually confined to producing big, brash - and thoroughly expensive - flagship TVs, it's often worth poking around the more affordable brands if you're looking for the perfect "second" TV for a bedroom, kitchen...

  • Toshiba 26DV615D television   review
    Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    Toshiba 26DV615D television review

    By 18 March 2010

    The idea behind pairing a LCD TV with a DVD player seems obvious, but for some reason it’s never caught on beyond the budget brands. And while Toshiba does tend to be most successful at the "value" end of the market, it’s the only major brand we know...

  • John Lewis JL22LCDHD television review
    Home Cinema 3 out of 5

    John Lewis JL22LCDHD television review

    By 12 March 2010

    Flatscreen TVs are selling in their squillions at the moment, with 10 million sold last year and 7 million predicted to sell before the World Cup - but did you know that over half of TVs sold are under 26 inches? Big-screen LED TVs get all the attention,...

  • First Look: Apple iPad review
    Online 0 out of 5

    First Look: Apple iPad review

    By 27 January 2010

    Actually, it’s not the first look, but the first touch, which is important with the iPad. Sure, it looks just beautiful, and the screen, which we’ll come back to, is glorious, but it’s when you feel it in your hand that your heart races. The glossy...

  • Five reasons PCs are better than Macs
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    Five reasons PCs are better than Macs

    By 16 December 2008

    In the second of two parts, we asked a Mac head and a PC bod to give their five top reasons why one system beats the other. PCs are better because: You rarely hear "not available on the PC" When was the last time you heard that the latest bit of software...

  • Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness - DS review
    Gaming 3.5 out of 5

    Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Darkness - DS review

    By 15 August 2008

    The Pokemon Mystery Dungeon series has been around since the days of the SNES but can the latest version for the Nintendo DS bring any new magic, or should you just grow up and move on? The standard yet successful Mystery Dungeon formula has undergone...

  • Apple iPhone mobile phone review
    Phones 4.5 out of 5

    Apple iPhone mobile phone review

    By 2 July 2007

    After a 6 month wait, the iPhone has finally launched in the US but has it been worth the wait? Pocket-lint went State side to try it out. Having lived with the phone for the weekend there is no denying the fact that it's large and minimalist at the same...

  • EA's Fight Night could be coming to the Nintendo Wii
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    EA's Fight Night could be coming to the Nintendo Wii

    By 14 February 2007

    Gamesdog.co.uk, our sister gaming site is reporting that EA's boxing game, Fight Night could be making its way on to the console from Nintendo to challenge Nintendo's Wii Boxing title. In an interview with boxing website doghouseboxing.com, Fight Night...

  • Anna Nicole, The Super Bowl, And Nasa Star In The Google Weekly Zeitgeist
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    Anna Nicole, The Super Bowl, And Nasa Star In The Google Weekly Zeitgeist

    By 13 February 2007

    An online community of people keen to know more searched Google.com this week to find details of [Anna Nicole Smith]'s sudden death, and the equally strange news that a third man, [Prince Frederick von Anhalt], is claiming paternity of the late Ms. Smith's...

  • BT launch Videophone 1000 and Videophone 2000
    Phones

    BT launch Videophone 1000 and Videophone 2000

    By 9 February 2007

    BT has announced the launch of two new videophones. The new Videophone 1000 and Videophone 2000 are broadband-enabled video telephones, which lets users see who they are talking to. Calls are made using a broadband line with a BT Broadband Talk account....

  • Garmin launch bike friendly zumo 400
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    Garmin launch bike friendly zumo 400

    By 9 February 2007

    Garmin has announced a new version of the zumo motorcycle navigator, the zumo 400. Following on from TomTom's dedicated bike system Garmin's new offering has been designed to be used while wearing gloves. The new unit features glove-friendly design with...

  • ILFORD add to OMNIJET paper stock range
    Cameras

    ILFORD add to OMNIJET paper stock range

    By 18 January 2007

    ILFORD has announced today the second step towards the completion of its wide format media range, OMNIJET. The company has said that the latest additions have been created to cater for customers seeking a specialised host of media. All films have been...

  • Imagine Cup 2007 calls student photographers to represent the UK
    Cameras

    Imagine Cup 2007 calls student photographers to represent the UK

    By 17 January 2007

    Microsoft has announced that it is adding a digital photography challenge to its Imagine Cup this year. The Imagine Cup’s Digital Photography Competition calls students around the globe to explore their creativity by using technology to solve real-world...

  • Bonusprint launches digital photography guide
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    Bonusprint launches digital photography guide

    By 17 January 2007

    Bonusprint has launched a guide to digital photography to help people get the most out of their digital cameras. The free guide, available from its website, aims to give those new to the area hints and tips on getting up and running quickly and covers...

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    Epson launches Enhanced Matte Poster Board in A3+ and A2

    By 16 January 2007

    Epson has announced that it is launching A3+ and A2 Enhanced Matte Poster Board sheets ideal for storefront graphics and point of purchase (POP) displays. Photographers, artists agencies and POP print shops have the benefit of a flat matte surface combined...

  • Rocky Balboa coming to the PSP
    Gaming

    Rocky Balboa coming to the PSP

    By 15 January 2007

    Our sister site Gamesdog.co.uk is reporting that Ubisoft has announced that its to launch a video game based on the new Rocky Balboa film starting Sylvester Stallone. The new game, which will be available on the PSP on 26 January, will allow gamers to...

  • Motorists more concerned about petrol prices than anything else
    Cars

    Motorists more concerned about petrol prices than anything else

    By 24 August 2006

    While the powers that be spend their time trying to figure out ways of getting motorists out of their cars and on to public transport, it appears it's the cost of petrol that's really putting a bee in the car bonnet of UK drivers. Motorists are now more...

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    Scooby Doo Mystery Machine voted best fictional car of all time

    By 1 August 2006

    Scooby Doo's Mystery Machine has been voted as the best fictional car of all time, in a new survey. The children's cartoon was first launched on TV back in 1969 on CBS, and has been remade several times, most recently as a film starring Sarah Michelle...

  • One Laptop Per Child announces 4 million pre-orders
    Laptops

    One Laptop Per Child announces 4 million pre-orders

    By 1 August 2006

    The $100 laptop project, One Laptop Per Child, is claiming that four developing countries have ordered 4 million laptops (one million each). A spokesperson for the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) programme revealed that Nigeria, Brazil, Argentina and Thailand...

  • Survey finds people spending more time with mouse than partner
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    Survey finds people spending more time with mouse than partner

    By 1 August 2006

    A new survey by Logitech has found that almost half of us spend more time with our computer mouse than our partner or pet. In a survey of just over 2000 people, 41% say they spend over 5 hours on an average day in the company of a computer mouse. Furthermore,...

  • Vodafone to launch USB Modem based 3G data card
    Phones

    Vodafone to launch USB Modem based 3G data card

    By 1 August 2006

    Vodafone UK today announced that it will be launching the Vodafone Mobile Connect USB Modem, a new version of its 3G broadband data card designed especially for users of the latest generation of laptops, desktops and Apple MacBooks, later this year. The...

  • Phones

    T-Mobile bring web'n'walk to pay-as-you-go customers

    By 1 August 2006

    T-Mobile has opened up its web'n'walk internet service to its pay-as-you-go handset customers today hoping to draw in more users. The announcement, designed to open up the mobile internet to everyone, will give T-Mobile pay-as-you-go customers the ability...

  • Sky looks set to change set-top box design
    Home Cinema

    Sky looks set to change set-top box design

    By 22 December 2005

    Sky is planning a major design overhaul of its basic entry-level digibox, sources have revealed to Digital Spy. According to the site that covers showbiz and satellite news stories, "the new design for 2006 sports a silver wrap-around cover. Control buttons...

  • Seiko creates E Ink wrist watch
    Gadgets

    Seiko creates E Ink wrist watch

    By 22 December 2005

    Seiko has announced an ultra-slim watch featuring an electrophoretic display (EPD) that will be available in March 2006. Called the Spectrum, the limited edition (only 500 are being made) watch features a microcapsule-type Electrophoresis display module,...