Archive for Amy-Mae Elliott

  • MSI Wind U160 netbook launched at CES

    MSI Wind U160 netbook launched at CES

    By 7 January 2010

    MSI has announced the launch of the U160 netbook at CES, one of the next-gen models to get Intel's latest N450 Atom processor. With a slim 1-inch frame and weighing in at 1kg, MSI claims above 9 hours of extended battery life. The 10.1-incher gets a gold...

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

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

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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"

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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...

  • PHOTO: Sony spits out Twilight-themed speaker

    PHOTO: Sony spits out Twilight-themed speaker

    By 7 January 2010

    Hey you, vampire-loving emo kid - Sony thinks you'll buy anything with Robert Pattinson's pasty face plastered across it, as witnessed by this iPhone speaker dock designed for you to play your melancholy tunes on, spotted at CES. Don't do it. Photo by...

  • Mophie iPhone credit card reader hands-on

    Mophie iPhone credit card reader hands-on

    By 7 January 2010

    If you were wondering what Mophie's credit card reader add-on for the iPhone looked like in real life, then we have you covered.  Not the prettiest of accessories, the functionality of the device and its associated app - allowing users to accept credit...

  • Sony Cyber-shot TX7

    Sony Cyber-shot TX7

    By 7 January 2010

    Sony has launched the TX7 at CES, as a sort of fashion take on a fairly high-end compact digi-cam. Said to be "exquisitely finished in a choice of three fashion colours", the slimline TX7 gets a 4x optical zoom lens capable of 25mm wide-angle capture....

  • Sony Cyber-shot HX5

    Sony Cyber-shot HX5

    By 7 January 2010

    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's Android netbook caught on camera

    HP's Android netbook caught on camera

    By 7 January 2010

    By no means the first Android netbook we've seen - Acer and Dell have had a go in recent months - HP is showing off such a device at CES in Las Vegas, although it's not seen an official release. Instead it seems the touchscreen netbook is a proof of concept,...

  • HP Mini 5102 touchscreen netbook

    HP Mini 5102 touchscreen netbook

    By 7 January 2010

    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

    By 7 January 2010

    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...

  • Boxee Box from D-Link

    Boxee Box from D-Link

    By 7 January 2010

    The Boxee Box has got a full unveiling at this year's CES and we were on hand to grab images of the new set-up. The set top box unit works with the popular Boxee desktop software, the Boxee Box brings a huge library of web vids, access to music sites...

  • LG to launch OLED TV in the UK

    LG to launch OLED TV in the UK

    By 6 January 2010

    LG has revealed in a blog post that it is to launch its 15-inch OLED television in the UK later this year. There was always talk of a global rollout for the superslim device, but as we've heard nothing since our hands-on at IFA in September, a concrete...

  • 3M MPro150 pico projector unveiled

    3M MPro150 pico projector unveiled

    By 6 January 2010

    Another tech trade show, another pico projector from 3M. This time round it's the MPro150, described as the "ultimate personal electronics device for the business professional". The MPro150 is unveiled with the boast of owning one of the most robust feature...

  • Toshiba teams up with RealD for 3D REZGA TVs

    Toshiba teams up with RealD for 3D REZGA TVs

    By 6 January 2010

    Another TV manufacturer has announced intentions to go 3D in the near future as Toshiba has revealed at CES that it is to work with RealD on REGZA TVs that will be able to deliver stereoscopic HD-quality 3D content.   This follows a similar missive from...

  • LG GT540 Android phone announced at CES

    LG GT540 Android phone announced at CES

    By 6 January 2010

    LG has launched a new Android phone at the CES event, the previously rumoured LG GT540, describing it as "a specialized social networking smartphone". "The LG GT540 creates a fun and familiar social networking environment with LG's new social networking...

  • "Ultra-thin premium" LG X300 announced

    "Ultra-thin premium" LG X300 announced

    By 6 January 2010

    LG has announced the launch of a new "ultra-thin premium mobile PC", the LG X300, at the CES event in Las Vegas. LG says the X300 "offers the sleekest and most stylish look and feel ever for fashion-conscious road warriors". Weighing in at 970g and 17.6mm...

  • Fashion designer Jason Wu to team up with General Imaging

    Fashion designer Jason Wu to team up with General Imaging

    By 6 January 2010

    Following the breaking tech news we brought you earlier that Lady Gaga is to join forces with the new Polaroid on imaging products, it seems fashion designer Jason Wu is to do the same with General Imaging. Jason Wu, the 27-year-old designer who has made...

  • Philips Activa MP3 player offers "words of encouragement"

    Philips Activa MP3 player offers "words of encouragement"

    By 6 January 2010

    Philips has launched a new MP3 player with the fairly unique selling point that it has a focus "on motivating people to improve their fitness". In a bid to help us lead healthier and more active lifestyles the device goes as far as to actually offer "words...


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