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Acer Aspire Timeline 1820P launches

Acer Aspire Timeline 1820P launches

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"A laptop, a photo frame, a presenting tool and a notepad" is how Acer describes the new Aspire Timeline 1820P. With a convertible design, the Windows 7-running 1820P boasts an 11.6-inch touchscreen display and up to 8 hours battery life. As well as touch... >>

France Telecom boss confirms Apple tablet with a "oui"

France Telecom boss confirms Apple tablet with a "oui"

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The existence and imminent launch of the much-rumoured Apple tablet appears to have been confirmed with a "oui" from a France Telecom exec, according to just-in reports.  The caught-on-camera snippet between a French journo and Stephane Richard, deputy... >>

Sky News iPhone app hits a million downloads

Sky News iPhone app hits a million downloads

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Sky has revealed its Sky News app for the iPhone and iPod touch has been downloaded over 1 million times, with the milestone passed this month. The iPhone app was launched in May last year and offers breaking news by text, images and video and features... >>

IntelAppUp.com app store live for netbook owners

IntelAppUp.com app store live for netbook owners

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It seems Samsung is not the only company to reveal app store plans at CES, as Intel has unveiled IntelAppUp.com, a new online marketplace offering widgets for netbooks. Partnering with Acer, Asus, Dell, and Samsung, at this stage, the store is now live... >>

Windows Mobile 7 to show up at February's MWC event

Windows Mobile 7 to show up at February's MWC event

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Hardly a big shocker considering it's the mobile world's biggest annual event, but it seems the news is in that Microsoft will show Windows 7 at February Mobile World Congress. Robbie Bach, Microsoft's president of entertainment and devices division,... >>

Carphone Warehouse drops Tiscali name

Carphone Warehouse drops Tiscali name

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Following Carphone Warehouse-owned TalkTalk's buyout of Tiscali in May 2009, it's been revealed that the Tiscali brand name for the broadband service will disappear in 2010. "Today we welcome all Tiscali customers to TalkTalk and open the doors to a new... >>

Vodafone dumps Sony Ericsson Xperia X2

Vodafone dumps Sony Ericsson Xperia X2

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Pocket-lint can confirm that Sony Ericsson's delayed Xperia X2 has been dumped from Vodafone's future line-up. In a far cry from the proud exclusive the operator announced for the device with plans to range it exclusively until 31 December 2009, Vodafone... >>

Adidas launches miCoach training platform and two gadgets

Adidas launches miCoach training platform and two gadgets

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Adidas has announced the launch of the miCoach training platform which extends the concept first seen in the miCoach Samsung phone team-up. As well as an online service, like Philips' Activa launch, Adidas will offer a device that "verbally coaches an... >>

LG Lotus Elite and Rumour Touch launch in US

LG Lotus Elite and Rumour Touch launch in US

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LG and US operator Sprint have announced two new fashion phones for the American market, the LG Lotus Elite and LG Rumor Touch, both successors to previous models adding touch capabilities. The LG Lotus Elite features dual 2.4-inch QVGA screens, microSD... >>

Samsung launches new R-Series laptops

Samsung launches new R-Series laptops

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Samsung has announced new models into its R-Series range of notebooks with a plethora of new devices - the R780, R580, R730, R530 and R430. Ranging from 17.3 inches for the R780 and R730, 15.6 inches for the R580 and R530 and 14 inches for the R430, all... >>

Moorestown-based LG GW990 demoed at Intel keynote

Moorestown-based LG GW990 demoed at Intel keynote

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LG featured in Paul Otellini's Intel CES keynote, with the world's first demo of the next-gen LG GW990 handset. Based on the Intel Moorestown platform and running the Linux-based Moblin 2.1 operating system, the GW990 is a MID - a mobile internet device... >>

Parrot Zikmu "in colour" by Philippe Starck unveiled

Parrot Zikmu "in colour" by Philippe Starck unveiled

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Parrot has revealed a new coloured range of its "Zikmu" stereo speakers by Philippe Starck in "Arctic White", "Pearl Grey" and "Sorbet Lime". "With Zikmu, we created a beautiful and a unique object, for listening to music with today's digital devices:... >>

T-Mobile's 15-inch Android tablet hitting UK kitchens in 2010

T-Mobile's 15-inch Android tablet hitting UK kitchens in 2010

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T-Mobile and Innovative Converged Devices (ICD) have unveiled a rival to O2's Joggler device for the UK market out at CES. A new Android-based "portable family hub tablet" due to be available in the UK later this year, it seems T-Mo has bought into ICD's... >>

Sony reveals next-gen 3D-ready Blu-ray player

Sony reveals next-gen 3D-ready Blu-ray player

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It's not only Sony's tellies that are getting Monolithic on your ass, but their new range of Blu-ray players too. "The new 2010 Blu-ray Disc Players from Sony will redefine home entertainment in your living room, even before you switch them on", says... >>

New flagship Sony Bravia TV to get 3D, Wi-Fi, 200Hz panel

New flagship Sony Bravia TV to get 3D, Wi-Fi, 200Hz panel

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Sony has revealed its line-up of Bravia televisions for the coming year, with a new "Monolithic Design" aesthetic that will soon make older flatscreen TVs on stands look dated. "Go on an incredible 3D journey", purrs Sony about the new models. "Connect... >>

Sanyo Xacti CS1 gets three world's "-ests"

Sanyo Xacti CS1 gets three world's "-ests"

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Sanyo has never been one to shy away from "world's -est" claims and we're happy to see the release of the new "Full HD Slim Type Dual Camera Xacti VPC-CS1" sees it true to form. The world's smallest, lightest and thinnest dual camera Xacti for 2010 is... >>

Spring Design's Alex priced and dated at CES

Spring Design's Alex priced and dated at CES

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Spring Design's Alex ebook reader, currently the subject of a legal bust-up between it and Barnes & Noble, has been priced, dated and shown the sights at this year's CES. With its dual screen design (one 6-inch black and white e-ink display for text and... >>

HTC HD2 to see T-Mobile launch in the US

HTC HD2 to see T-Mobile launch in the US

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T-Mobile and HTC have announced that HTC HD2 is due to be available for the first time in the US exclusively from T-Mobile USA this spring. As many of you will know, the HD2 is a high-end Windows Phone offering HTC's Sense UI, a 4.3-inch capacitive touch... >>

HTC Smart, affordable touch smartphone, unveiled

HTC Smart, affordable touch smartphone, unveiled

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HTC has unveiled the new HTC Smart, describing at as the first of "a new type of smartphone that creates a new category of easy-to-use, connected smartphones that are accessible by people all over the world".   The HTC Smart runs Qualcomm's Brew, but... >>

Sony launches W series Cyber-shots

Sony launches W series Cyber-shots

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Although not as exciting as the HX5 or even the TX7 also announced, Sony has squeezed out a few more digi-cams at CES. Due for a new year launch the W series Cyber-shot range and budget S2100 have also been debuted at the Las Vegas event. To go the S2100... >>

Pure shows off new Oasis Flow, Sirocco 550 at CES

Pure shows off new Oasis Flow, Sirocco 550 at CES

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Pure is previewing two new products at this year's CES event as the Oasis Flow and Sirocco 550 get their public debut. The Oasis Flow, a rival to Robert's Terrain model, is a weatherproof and splash resistant rechargeable digital and internet radio with... >>

New Orange Credit Card offers contactless payments

New Orange Credit Card offers contactless payments

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We knew this was coming, but it's now officially announced as Orange and Barclaycard's plan to team up on a joint contactless credit card has come to fruition with the launch of the Orange credit card. Consumers should note, however, that while Barclays... >>

Sony Cyber-shot HX5

Sony Cyber-shot HX5

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Sony has launched a new high-end compact digi-cam at CES with the introduction of the new Cyber-shot HX5. Boasting Sony's Exmor R CMOS Sensor the camera promises detailed, low-noise images, even when you're shooting in low light, thanks to its high sensitivity... >>

HP Mini 5102 touchscreen netbook

HP Mini 5102 touchscreen netbook

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HP has added to its Mini PC range at CES with the launch of the touchscreen-equipped HP Mini 5102. We got hands-on for pics of the metal, anodized aluminium case and the netbook itself with its fully multi-touch-enabled display. The Mini 5102 will be... >>

Sony Vaio W series "Eco Edition" mini notebook

Sony Vaio W series "Eco Edition" mini notebook

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As part of wider Vaio launches at CES, Sony has unveiled what it is angling as an eco opton for those that want to compute on the go. As well as being a bit of a mouthful, the 10.1-inch Sony Vaio W series "Eco Edition" mini notebook claims a 10% reduction... >>