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Damien McFerran


Retro fanatic and tech bore Damien has been writing words for professional publication since 2006, but has yet to fulfill his lifelong ambition of being commissioned by Your Kitten Magazine.

Digital Foundry | Sony Xperia Z review

Sony's mobile transformation is complete, but can its latest effort match the Galaxy S4? Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital Foundry | Samsung Galaxy S4 review

A galaxy of difference? Digital Foundry investigates this year's biggest Android release.

Feature | Step inside the arcade of the future

The coin-op is dead, long live the coin-op.

Digital Foundry | HTC One review

The One and only? Digital Foundry vs. HTC's Galaxy S4 challenger.

Digital Foundry | Neo Geo X review

Digital Foundry finds out if this pocket-sized arcade system lives up to the legend.

Digital Foundry | HTC 8X review

Can Windows Phone 8 offer a viable alternative to iOS and Android, and how well does it integrate with Xbox Live? Digital Foundry finds out.

Digital Foundry | Samsung Series 3 Chromebook review

Can this cloud-powered laptop replace your notebook or tablet? Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital Foundry | Wii U GamePad Android knock-off review

Digital Foundry says hello to the Android JXD S7300, the latest clone from the Far East.

Digital Foundry | Kindle Fire HD review

Is Amazon's revised tablet a worthy competitor to the Nexus 7? Digital Foundry takes a look.

Digital Foundry | Archos GamePad review

An Android tablet with physical gaming controls - is it a match made in heaven? Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital Foundry | Samsung Galaxy Note 2 review

Everyone's favourite phone/tablet hybrid gets a makeover. Digital Foundry tackles the biggest Android phone yet.

Digital Foundry | Retrode 2 review

There's life in those old cartridges yet. Meet the hardware add-on that could legitimise retro emulation.

Digital Foundry | Google Nexus 4 review

Nexus Phwoar? Digital Foundry reviews the quad-core Android which costs half as much as the iPhone 5.

Digital Foundry | Motorola Razr I review

Intel is gunning for mobile success, but does it give this Razr the edge? Digital Foundry finds out.

Digital Foundry | Acer Iconia Tab A700 review

Android finally challenges the iPad's Retina screen, but how does this Tegra tablet stack up elsewhere? Digital Foundry takes a look.

Digital Foundry | Fifth Gen iPod Touch review

Is there still room in the market for iPhone's little brother? Digital Foundry finds out.

Digital Foundry | Android on a stick: Klastor UG802 review

30 for an ultra-portable dual-core media centre with the same GPU as the Samsung Galaxy S3? Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital Foundry | Sony Xperia T review

Digital Foundry goes hands-on with Bond's new mobile.

Digital Foundry | The ultimate open source handheld: the return of Pandora

The astonishing story behind the world's first crowd-funded console, plus full review of the new 1GHz edition.

Feature | Crippled by Nostalgia: The Fraud of Retro Gaming

Does gameplay drive our love of vintage games, or is it something else entirely?

Digital Foundry | The Most Blatant Hardware Clone Ever: Droid X360 Reviewed

Can this Android-based Vita pretender teach Sony a few lessons? Digital Foundry finds out.

Digital Foundry | The 50 Android Tablet Experience

A 7-inch Android 4.0 slate with capacitive screen for boxed game money? Digital Foundry had to find out more.

Digital Foundry | Asus Transformer Pad TF300 Review

The Transformer Prime's Tegra 3-powered little brother gets the Digital Foundry treatment.

Feature | Never Neglect the Niche: NG Dev Team on developing for dead systems

Germany's indie darlings speak exclusively about their new Neo Geo game, Gunlord

Digital Foundry | Panasonic Eluga dL1 Review

Don't call it a comeback: Digital Foundry on the Japanese veteran's attempt to muscle in on the Android market.

Digital Foundry | HTC One S/One V Reviews

HTC's 2012 Android family grows by two, but which is the One?

Digital Foundry | The Ultimate Retro Console Collectors' Guide

Everything you need to know about the greatest video games systems ever made.

Digital Foundry | Scroll Extreme Review

A 9.7-inch IPS screen and Android 4.0 for under 200 - is this tablet too good to be true? Digital Foundry finds out.

Digital Foundry | HTC One X Review

Digital Foundry goes hands-on with the first quad core Android smartphone.

Digital Foundry | Huawei Media Pad Review

Inspired by Apple, powered by Google.

Digital Foundry | Sony Xperia S Review

The Ericsson divorce is complete, but does single life suit Sony? Digital Foundry tests the firm's new solo smartphone.

New film 100 Yen explores arcade gaming in Japan

Pledge your support now to help with production.

Digital Foundry | Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime Review

The tablet-laptop hybrid gets a quad core upgrade. Digital Foundry investigates.

Digital Foundry | Retro Handhelds Face-Off

Attack of the Clones! Mega Drive and SNES resurrected as handhelds - Digital Foundry checks them out.

Digital Foundry | Xperia Play with OnLive: The Real Next-Gen Handheld?

Is this cloud combo the future of gaming on the go?

Digital Foundry | Motorola Xoom 2 Tablet Reviews

Motorola takes not one but two shots at toppling the iPad - is either successful?

Digital Foundry | Mobile Controller Group Test

Tired of the touch-screen? Try these phone and tablet controllers for size.

Digital Foundry | Samsung Galaxy Note Review

A jumbo smartphone? A shrunken tablet? Or something all-new?

Digital Foundry | Best Android Gaming Smartphones

Know your Xperia Play from your Galaxy Nexus.