Video archive

  • Android tablets to overtake iPad within 3 years
    Tablets

    Android tablets to overtake iPad within 3 years

    By 17 May 2011

    There were reports doing the rounds at the end of last week that Nvidia boss Jen-Hsun Huang wasn't happy with the Android tablet sales figures, with the CEO stating that the lack of take-up was down to a "sales problem", an "expertise at retail problem",...

  • While Dell teases, CEO confirms XPS 15Z
    Laptops

    While Dell teases, CEO confirms XPS 15Z

    By 14 May 2011

    Dell CEO and founder Michael Dell has put his foot in it again confirming the name of the company’s latest laptop – the Dell XPS 15z - and undoing a teaser campaign by the marketing department. The CEO tweeted: @MichaelDell: Dell XPS 15z Coming soon!...

  • VIDEO: Pomplamoose perform the Angry Birds theme
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Pomplamoose perform the Angry Birds theme

    By 11 May 2011

    Almost a quarter of a million hits in just one day - we think this one has Chocolate Rain potential. Okay, so maybe it won't prove to be that popular but we have to admit that we just love American indie rockers Pomplamoose's version of the Angry Birds...

  • VIDEO: Incredible footage of Osama Bin Laden's death...by NMA.tv
    Online

    VIDEO: Incredible footage of Osama Bin Laden's death...by NMA.tv

    By 2 May 2011

    You've probably come across the work of NMA.Tv before. Its animations of current news events include a heavy mixture of satire and obscenity, and often reach viral levels online. So it's no surprise that the Taiwan-based subsidiary of Next Media has created...

  • VIDEO: When Portal met Mad Men
    Gaming

    VIDEO: When Portal met Mad Men

    By 25 April 2011

    Fan made mashups are all over the web. So for us to include one here on the hallowed pages of Pocket-lint, it has to be a real cracker. And this effort from Mat Recardo is just that. It successfully blends two extremely popular, but very different franchises...

  • VIDEO: OK Go inspired GPS art
    Online

    VIDEO: OK Go inspired GPS art

    By 22 April 2011

    OK Go - the kings of the viral music video, have inspired fans to take on their Range Rover Evoque Pulse of the City project, by creating GPS art works of their own - just as the band did with its hit Back From Kathmandu. And the best efforts can be seen...

  • Samsung Galaxy S II extreme unboxing video
    Phones

    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...

  • VIDEO: Xperia Play exclusive BackStab gameplay footage
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Xperia Play exclusive BackStab gameplay footage

    By 12 April 2011

    BackStab, the Xperia Play exclusive title coming from Gameloft, is due to be released this Friday, 15 April 2011, and the French developer has released a tantalising video of gameplay footage. Looking like a cross between Assassin's Creed and Pirates...

  • VIDEO: Babes of Duke Nukem Forever exposed
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Babes of Duke Nukem Forever exposed

    By 8 April 2011

    Duke Nukem Forever (aptly named because that's how long it's taking to come out) is not exactly a game for those who are rigidly stuck up... Well, come to think of it... The first-person shooter (fnar!) is now due out on 14 June in the US, and 10 June...

  • VIDEO: Shooting machetes from slingshots
    Online

    VIDEO: Shooting machetes from slingshots

    By 30 March 2011

    Jörg Sprave builds slingshots. Jörg Sprave presents his creations on The Slingshot Channel. We're scared of Jörg Sprave. Not only has Jörg shown you how to build a slingshot out of an old Christmas tree, fired eggs into the far distance for Easter,...

  • VIDEO: Angry Birds - the movie
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Angry Birds - the movie

    By 28 March 2011

    Angry Birds the movie is coming your way, and it will be directed by Transformers director Michael Bay. Well, that's if the movie trailer that has emerged online isn't a spoof that is. And we have more than a sneaking suspicion that it might be. The hilarious...

  • VIDEO: Big Bang Theory gone bad for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer
    Tablets

    VIDEO: Big Bang Theory gone bad for the Asus Eee Pad Transformer

    By 25 March 2011

    All the ingredients are there for a successful Big Bang Theory rip-off. A cooler looking geek to play Leonard; an uptight, slick-haired skinny guy to play Sheldon; a pumpkin pie-haircutted, lumberjack shirt wearing chap to play Howard; and a hot-girl...

  • VIDEO: Julian Perretta, Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart talk Twitter
    Online

    VIDEO: Julian Perretta, Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart talk Twitter

    By 21 March 2011

    Why do celebrities use Twitter? To be honest, it's pretty easy to answer that... Just think about it, and you're probably right. However, it's nice to hear them talk about the social networking service in their own words, and this video puff piece - filmed...

  • VIDEO: Super Mario Bros FPS-stylee
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Super Mario Bros FPS-stylee

    By 18 March 2011

    Recently on Pocket-lint we brought you sound guru Jake "virt" Kaufman's modern spin on the original Super Mario Bros. game. Well, modern in terms of sound at least. This 3DSMax animation effort, created by Brandon Laatsch, is perhaps what the original...

  • VIDEO: Hilarious Kylie Minogue Kinect Dance Central promo
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Hilarious Kylie Minogue Kinect Dance Central promo

    By 18 March 2011

    This is brilliant. It doesn't really need any words to explain it, just watch it and laugh. Happy Friday everyone. Update: We've now received words from our buddies at Xbox that the video was shot by BAFTA award winning Peep Show director Becky Martin...

  • VIDEO: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost attempt to recreate Star Wars
    Online

    VIDEO: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost attempt to recreate Star Wars

    By 17 March 2011

    It's a Simon Pegg-a-thon in Pocket-lint Towers at the moment. Our Virgin Media TV powered by TiVo box is happily and suggestively recording episodes of Spaced, currently being repeated on More4; we recently watched Hot Fuzz on HD-DVD (no, really); and...

  • VIDEO: The Super Mario movie they should have made
    Gaming

    VIDEO: The Super Mario movie they should have made

    By 16 March 2011

    The Super Mario Bros. film that was made in 1993 and stars Bob Hoskins has a score of 3.8 on IMDB. And that's because it's an absolute horror-show for your peepers, a perfect example of how not to make a movie of a video game. And whilst Joe Nicolosi's...

  • VIDEO: Futurama - the NES game
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Futurama - the NES game

    By 15 March 2011

    We've stumbled across a couple of funky NES mashup videos as of late (our favourite being the HD sound Super Mario Bros one) so we couldn't just ignore this Futurama NES video that we spotted on Likecool, even if it has been on YouTube almost three years....

  • VIDEO: Corning's - A Day Made of Glass
    Phones

    VIDEO: Corning's - A Day Made of Glass

    By 15 March 2011

    It's been on a YouTube for a month or so now, and has amassed an incredible 8 million+ views, so we thought it was time to make sure all you Pocket-lint fans had seen Corning's incredible vision of the future in its A Day Made of Glass film. The clip...

  • VIDEO: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Honeycomb action
    Tablets

    VIDEO: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Honeycomb action

    By 14 March 2011

    2010 was the year that Samsung played second fiddle to Apple in the tablet market, with its Galaxy Tab device. Could it be on course to get the runners up prize again in 2011, following the release of the iPad 2? Or has the 10.1-inch, Honeycomb tablet...

  • VIDEO: Homefront launch trailer lands
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Homefront launch trailer lands

    By 14 March 2011

    It's one of the most hotly anticipated games of 2011, and it's landing this week. Developed by Kaos Studios and published by THQ, Homefront is a first person shooter set in 2027, in an America under invasion from a nuked-up Korean army. It has been the...

  • VIDEO: Sexy, cool, weird beer can device promo
    Gadgets

    VIDEO: Sexy, cool, weird beer can device promo

    By 11 March 2011

    The phrase "only in Japan" definitely gets overused. But an advert that features a sexy lady, a fairly useless gadget and some very over-excited men - well, the phrase definitely fits on this occasion. What you're looking at here is the Takara Tomy Beer...

  • VIDEO: Epic (literally) Unreal Engine 3 demo
    Gaming

    VIDEO: Epic (literally) Unreal Engine 3 demo

    By 11 March 2011

    Wow, if Epic's incredible demo "Samaritan" is an accurate vision of what games might look like in the next couple of years then we're excited. Très, très, très excité as our French cousin Monsieur Lint de Poche would say. The Unreal Engine 3 demo...

  • Complete Angry Birds 3 star walkthrough
    Gaming

    Complete Angry Birds 3 star walkthrough

    By 11 March 2011

    You've played it all the way to the end, but you simply haven't completed Angry Birds until you've got three stars for every single level. While some are easy enough to achieve, others can be maddening. Are you using the right trajectory? Should you be...

  • VIDEO: Microsoft's incredible face recognition tech
    Cameras

    VIDEO: Microsoft's incredible face recognition tech

    By 10 March 2011

    Scary, but impressive. That's our verdict on OneVision, the video face recognition software being shown of by Microsoft Research at its TechFest event. The demo, a result of work by Microsoft boffins in Israel, can identify, tag and follow individuals,...