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Olympus VH-410 touchscreen-controlled compact camera

Olympus VH-410 touchscreen-controlled compact camera

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Targeting the amateur photographer with ideas of grandeur, the Olympus VH-410 does the hard work so you don’t have to, with a host of automatic settings to allow a simple point-and-shoot tactic.Implementing a three-inch LCD touchscreen, users can press... >>

LG's 84-inch 3D Ultra Definition TV starts to hit markets, at last

LG's 84-inch 3D Ultra Definition TV starts to hit markets, at last

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Announced at the start of the year at CES, LG's 84-inch Ultra Definition 3D TV has begun rolling out to markets.Initially the television will be available only in Korea, but from September  LG will reach further afield to Europe, Asia, Latin and North... >>

Star Wars Hover bike becomes reality, Stormtrooper uniform not included (video)

Star Wars Hover bike becomes reality, Stormtrooper uniform not included (video)

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If you’re of a certain age, chances are you spent a fair part of your adolescence fantasising about riding one of the hover bikes from the Star Wars films. That fantasy has now become a reality after a Californian research team released a video demoing... >>

iPhone 5 parody suggests new iPhone will actually be a DSLR (video)

iPhone 5 parody suggests new iPhone will actually be a DSLR (video)

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Hold the front page! The iPhone 5 has been revealed with an advertisement highlighting all of its key features. Okay, so said commercial is in fact a parody that lightly mocks iPhone fanboys in the process.The video centres around Apple asking its customers... >>

Is Samsung set to make the next Google Nexus phone?

Is Samsung set to make the next Google Nexus phone?

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Specs for what is thought to be the next Nexus phone have been leaked on the internet and it looks like Samsung could be getting another bite of the cherry.Codenamed GT-I9260, the specs appear on a document sandwiched in between the Samsung Galaxy S III... >>

iPhone 5 assembled: Leaked parts fit leaked shell

iPhone 5 assembled: Leaked parts fit leaked shell

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An Apple repair site claims to have a number of parts of the iPhone 5 that have been leaked independently and has gone about piecing them altogether. What’s more, they all fit.The teams at iResQ say the headphone jack cable and dock connector all aligned... >>

Nikon Coolpix S6400: The compact for chic fashionistas

Nikon Coolpix S6400: The compact for chic fashionistas

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The Nikon Coolpix S6400 becomes the latest high-zoom snapper to be added to the manufacturer’s compact camera range, with a wide-angle 12x optical zoom.Measuring 19.8mm, the Nikon Coolpix S6400 has a 16-megapixel-backlit CMOS sensor that - coupled with... >>

Acer unveils its Liquid Gallant smartphones complete with Ice Cream Sandwich and dual SIM

Acer unveils its Liquid Gallant smartphones complete with Ice Cream Sandwich and dual SIM

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Acer has spilled the beans on two phones it will be showcasing at IFA this month. The Acer Liquid Gallant and Acer Liquid Gallant Duo are exactly the same beast, apart from the latter having dual-SIM capability.The phones will run Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream... >>

TomTom update brings Foursquare integration to iPhone and iPad users

TomTom update brings Foursquare integration to iPhone and iPad users

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TomTom’s navigation app for the iPhone and iPad has been updated - and it’s good news for Foursquare fans.The location-based social networking service has been integrated into the TomTom app – joining Facebook - with the v.1.11 update enabling users... >>

Skype adds photo sharing with iPhone and iPad update

Skype adds photo sharing with iPhone and iPad update

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Skype has tweaked its app on the iPhone and iPad making it easier to send photos through its platform.Users can now simply press the add button in the right-hand corner of the screen and then select from their camera roll or photo stream. Skype has also... >>

Samsung Galaxy S II Plus rears its head, again

Samsung Galaxy S II Plus rears its head, again

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If the Samsung Galaxy S III is a little out of your price range and its predecessor the Galaxy S II just doesn’t quite cut the mustard, you could be in luck. Images of the Samsung Galaxy S II Plus have re-emerged on the net, complete with specs. We... >>

Huawei Ascend P1 available now on Vodafone

Huawei Ascend P1 available now on Vodafone

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Huawei’s skinny Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone, the Ascend P1, is now available on Vodafone for free on pay monthly contracts starting at £26 a month.Packing a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED display, 1.5 GHz dual-core processor and 8-megapixel camera,... >>

Everything Everywhere 4G roll-out: Industry reaction

Everything Everywhere 4G roll-out: Industry reaction

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So it’s official, Everything Everywhere will be able to begin rolling out its 4G mobile services from 11 September.The network, which is the umbrella company for both Orange and T-Mobile, has been pushing for the decision for the best part of a year,... >>

Everything Everywhere to be renamed in light of 4G Ofcom decision

Everything Everywhere to be renamed in light of 4G Ofcom decision

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Everything Everywhere is said to be considering a rebrand, complete with new name, after Ofcom’s decision to allow the network an early roll-out of 4G mobile services.Speaking to Sky News, a source within Everything Everywhere -  the umbrella company... >>

Three to benefit from Ofcom's Everything Everywhere 4G allocation

Three to benefit from Ofcom's Everything Everywhere 4G allocation

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UK network Three is said to be in the process of buying part of Everything Everywhere’s 4G mobile services spectrum, meaning it too would be able to roll-out 4G to its customers before the end of the year.Ofcom has announced that it has approved Everything... >>

Ofcom gives Everything Everywhere green light for 4G roll-out

Ofcom gives Everything Everywhere green light for 4G roll-out

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Everything Everywhere has been approved by Ofcom to begin delivering 4G mobile services to the UK later this year, far earlier than was expected.From 11 September, Everything Everywhere, the owner of Orange and T-Mobile, will be able to roll out 4G mobile... >>

Nikon Coolpix P7700 press shots leaked

Nikon Coolpix P7700 press shots leaked

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Nikon’s next-gen Coolpix advanced compact camera, the P7700, has been revealed in what look like the official press images.Although we’re still none the wiser with regards to any official specs for the follow-up to the Nikon Coolpix P7100, rumour... >>

Sony working on Exmor RS sensor for rival smartphones

Sony working on Exmor RS sensor for rival smartphones

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Sony is putting together the finishing touches to its new Exmor RS camera module that looks likely to be included in the majority of future camera phones and tablets, even those made by rival manufacturers. The CMOS image sensor will be the go-to module... >>

Samsung Galaxy Media player spotted, looks a bit like the Galaxy S III minus the phone

Samsung Galaxy Media player spotted, looks a bit like the Galaxy S III minus the phone

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An image, complete with detailed specs, has emerged of what is said to be Samsung’s latest media player. The device looks set to be unveiled at Samsung’s IFA event and could become the latest addition to the Galaxy family. The media player, codenamed... >>

Struggling OnLive restructures, HTC loses $40m investment

Struggling OnLive restructures, HTC loses $40m investment

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HTC is licking its wounds after admitting that cloud gaming platform OnLive’s near bankruptcy and subsequent restructuring has hit the Taiwanese manufacturer in the coffers. After HTC invested what is thought to be around $40 million in OnLive in February... >>

More iPhone 5 front panel photos emerge

More iPhone 5 front panel photos emerge

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Photos of what is claimed to be a fully assembled front panel of the new iPhone 5 have become the latest leak of the next-gen Apple device. Ubreakifix.com sent the images to Boy Genius Report which has in turn published them on its site. While the images... >>

LG Optimus Vu now packs quad-core processor for global launch

LG Optimus Vu now packs quad-core processor for global launch

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It may have been on sale in Korea since March, but finally the LG Optimus Vu is being rolled out to the rest of the world - and it may well have been worth the wait. The global rollout will begin in September and LG has taken the decision to boost the... >>

Sony Xperia SL now official with specs and photos reveal

Sony Xperia SL now official with specs and photos reveal

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The Sony Xperia SL is now official, after the manufacturer took to its website to post specs and photos of the follow-up to its Sony Xperia S.Most of the details are what we expected, with a 1.7 GHz Qualcomm MSM8260 dual-core processor on board, and... >>

Samsung hints at "small and light" Galaxy Note 2 in teaser video

Samsung hints at "small and light" Galaxy Note 2 in teaser video

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Samsung has cranked up the suspense on its Samsung Mobile Unpacked event with a teaser video. Samsung is expected to reveal its Galaxy Note 2 device at the 29 August event, but what clues does this latest video provide?The 38-second film stars German... >>

Adidas monitors Lionel Messi's performance through his adidas F50 miCoach boot

Adidas monitors Lionel Messi's performance through his adidas F50 miCoach boot

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Adidas has measured the work rate and movement of Argentina and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi through his adidas F50 miCoach boot.The stats were gathered from the recent friendly between Argentina and Germany, which saw the South American side beat... >>

Aqua Force water balloon blasters come with 80ft target range

Aqua Force water balloon blasters come with 80ft target range

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When it comes to water fights, Aqua Force’s range of artillery can best be described as weapons of mass destruction, or to borrow the company’s phrase, “weapons of mass saturation.” There are five Aqua Force water weapons, some of which can hit... >>

Swiftkey update adds Google Voice, fixes issues and introduces new themes

Swiftkey update adds Google Voice, fixes issues and introduces new themes

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Swiftkey, the application that learns and then predicts what you’re going to type, has received another update that addresses previous bugs, as well as adding more features to its repertoire, including Google voice integration.Swiftkey 3.0.1 also adds... >>

Liquid Image Ego camera now with built-in Wi-Fi for live streaming

Liquid Image Ego camera now with built-in Wi-Fi for live streaming

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Liquid Image’s latest Ego HD video camera can now be turned into a Wi-Fi hotspot for live streaming to mobiles, tablets and computers.The camera can be clipped on to various sports equipment such as bikes and helmets and tilted to any angle with a multi-directional... >>

Skype app for Microsoft's Modern UI screenshots revealed

Skype app for Microsoft's Modern UI screenshots revealed

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A preview of Skype’s app for Microsoft’s renamed Modern UI (formerly Metro) has been tested with screenshots posted on the web.The team at Neowin has had a play with the app that will be available on Windows 8 and Windows Phone devices and despite... >>

AOC's myStage iPhone docking display features 23-inch full HD display

AOC's myStage iPhone docking display features 23-inch full HD display

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Plug your iPhone or iPod device into the AOC myStage display dock and you’ll be able to beam your photos and videos on to its 23-inch full HD display. The myStage dock (which also goes by the name AOC e2343Fi) display offers a 50,000,000:1 DCR contrast... >>

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy S III sneak peak (video)

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on Samsung Galaxy S III sneak peak (video)

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A video has been unearthed showing Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on the Samsung Galaxy S III, weeks before its rumoured roll out on 29 August.The video is in Spanish, but even for non-Spanish-speaking folk, we get to see the new OS in action for the first time... >>

Nokia set to reveal three Windows Phone 8 devices at Nokia World this September

Nokia set to reveal three Windows Phone 8 devices at Nokia World this September

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Nokia looks set to reveal three Windows Phone 8 handsets at its Nokia World event that begins in New York on 5 September.Earlier this week, a 4.3-inch Nokia Windows Phone 8 display was leaked on the internet and now WMPower has got word on a further two... >>

BlackBerry 10 screen resolutions confirmed

BlackBerry 10 screen resolutions confirmed

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It may not be out until next year, but RIM has announced the standard resolution specs for future BlackBerry 10 full touchscreen and keyboard devices, meaning app developers can get to work on prepping their applications.But there is a caveat. The first... >>

Sony Reader PRS-T2 brings Evernote to the table for cloud storage

Sony Reader PRS-T2 brings Evernote to the table for cloud storage

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Sony has tweaked its Reader device, adding cloud storage and a more powerful battery as it looks to take on other ebook readers.The Sony Reader PRS-T2 is a follow-up to 2011’s PRS-T1 but comes with a couple of important adjustments that demand we put... >>

Photobucket adds Stories feature for photos and video with website redesign

Photobucket adds Stories feature for photos and video with website redesign

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Photobucket has revamped its website to enable users to share their photos and videos as a storyboard complete with comments and text captions.Photobucket currently has 100 million users, with over 10 billion photos already uploaded be it from mobile... >>

Nokia Drive gets personal as your device learns your journeys

Nokia Drive gets personal as your device learns your journeys

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Nokia’s navigation app Nokia Drive has been updated so that it automatically remembers the journeys you take most often, providing real time information on the best route to take. The My Commute feature has been rolled out in the US initially, but... >>

Nokia rocks out 3D world map, but don't forget your glasses

Nokia rocks out 3D world map, but don't forget your glasses

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Nokia is going after the 3D space, promising an experience superior to that of any of its competitors, including Google and Amazon.A website, albeit in beta, has been launched enabling consumers to see the technology first hand -though you will need a... >>

ESPN Goals app updated with new features including access to TV analysis

ESPN Goals app updated with new features including access to TV analysis

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Football’s back and so is ESPN Goals, only whereas footballers are (probably) the prima donnas they’ve always been, ESPN’s mobile app has made a few changes throughout the summer.The mobile app can now be used to watch previews of upcoming matches... >>

Leaked Nokia display points to mid-range Windows Phone 8 device

Leaked Nokia display points to mid-range Windows Phone 8 device

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An image of a 4.3-inch Nokia display has emerged complete with Windows logo, suggesting it belongs to a soon-to-be-released Windows Phone 8 smartphone. While a display frame is not much to go on, commentators have been speculating about what it might... >>

Rip-N-Play adds your entire music library to its server for access across multiple devices

Rip-N-Play adds your entire music library to its server for access across multiple devices

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Rip your CDs on to AVA Media's Rip-N-Play music server and you’ll have access to your entire music collection no matter where you are. Music can be streamed to nearly any musical outlet, including DLNA devices, computers and mobile phones. More than... >>

Sky makes 3D channel free to HD subscribers for another week

Sky makes 3D channel free to HD subscribers for another week

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Sky HD subscribers can have access to the Sky 3D channel for a further week with no additional subscription charge.The broadcasting giant had already opened up its 3D channel during the London 2012 Olympics, but the additional week will see highlights... >>

Netflix coming to Nordic countries

Netflix coming to Nordic countries

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Having given us some of the best TV in recent years, it seems only right that the Nordic region gets to enjoy some of them via Netflix.The online streaming service will be rolled out to Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Finland before the end of 2012 enabling... >>

Vodafone Smart II gets limited new design by Tate protégé

Vodafone Smart II gets limited new design by Tate protégé

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Harrods is selling a version of the Vodafone Smart II that has had its back cover redesigned by a member of The Tate Collective, a group of young creative artists.Only 1,000 Vodafone Smart II Tate Edition handsets, designed by 19-year-old Gaby Sahhar,... >>

More Windows RT manufacturers named as Microsoft Surface price revealed

More Windows RT manufacturers named as Microsoft Surface price revealed

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Samsung, Dell and Lenovo have joined Asus as manufacturers who will build PCs running Microsoft’s Windows RT. Windows RT is a version of Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 8 operating system but runs only on devices with ARM chips. It will also only be... >>

PlayStation Mobile gets serious this autumn as Asus and WikiPad join PlayStation Certified License Program

PlayStation Mobile gets serious this autumn as Asus and WikiPad join PlayStation Certified License Program

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Mobile gamers will be able to download titles from the PlayStation Store this autumn, as Sony invites developers to make even more content available.Sony has also announced that both Asus and WikiPad have been licensed as PlayStation Certified Devices... >>

iPad mini mock-ups suggest larger iPod touch instead of smaller iPad

iPad mini mock-ups suggest larger iPod touch instead of smaller iPad

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With so many rumours flying around it was only a matter of time before we saw some mock-ups of what the iPad mini might look like. We repeat, what it “might” look like.The chaps at 9to5mac have gathered up what murmurs and whispers there have been... >>

SPY-C Tank beams live video to your iOS and Android device

SPY-C Tank beams live video to your iOS and Android device

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The Spy-C Tank is the ultimate spy cam with live video beamed to your handset, walkie-talkie functionality and even a night-vision mode.The robotic device is controlled remotely by a free downloadable app on both the iOS and Android platforms, including... >>

T-Mobile code confirms LTE Windows Phone 8 device

T-Mobile code confirms LTE Windows Phone 8 device

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A screenshot of a software code has emerged which suggests T-Mobile will be one of the first US operators to roll out an LTE-connected Windows Phone 8 handset.The first clue lies in the fact that the user agent string shows the device, which is not named... >>

Windows Phone 8 devices to receive over-the-air updates

Windows Phone 8 devices to receive over-the-air updates

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Pocket-lint has been told that future updates to Windows Phone 8 devices will be made over the air.To date, Windows Phone users have had to plug their phone directly into their computer and download an upgrade through either Zune or Windows Phone Connector... >>

HTC Windows Phone 8 handsets set for official September reveal

HTC Windows Phone 8 handsets set for official September reveal

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HTC is said to be gearing up for the launch of its first Windows Phone 8 handsets in the third week of September.WPDang claims to have received information from two independent sources that the HTC Zenith, HTC Accord and HTC Rio will all officially be... >>