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Terra Motors to launch electric scooter with built in iPhone connection

Terra Motors to launch electric scooter with built in iPhone connection

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A Japanese scooter manufacturer is to launch a new model which features a dedicated iPhone connection and dock, turning your mobile phone into a data read-out for the bike. Called the A4000i, the electric scooter uses the iPhone's data connection to gather... >>

Eurosport hitting Xbox Live from today

Eurosport hitting Xbox Live from today

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Xbox has partnered with Eurosport to bring brand new sports coverage to Xbox Live. From today Xbox 360 users will be able to watch Eurosport TV live and on demand straight from your games console. The new Xbox Live Eurosport app also supports gesture... >>

Lotus Elise S review
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Lotus Elise S review

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It was with a fair amount of trepidation that we set out on a near 1,000 mile road trip in the Elise S. The car isn’t exactly known for its refinement and this being our first time behind the wheel of Lotus’s most iconic car, we figured 15 hours on... >>

Motorola X appears in another leaked shot, this time a close up of its back

Motorola X appears in another leaked shot, this time a close up of its back

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The Motorola X is next in line for the leak treatment, not quite managing to steal the crown from the Lumia 1020, which pretty much ended up not needing a product launch. Pictures of the back of the phone have appeared on Chinese microblogging website... >>

LG launches two new Ultra HD sets, LA9700 coming to the UK soon

LG launches two new Ultra HD sets, LA9700 coming to the UK soon

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LG has announced a pair of new Ultra HD LED TVs. The new LA9700 TV will be going on sale in 55-inch and 65-inch versions, both crammed full of LG's latest 4K tech. That means LG's Tru-Ultra HD engine for image clarity and upscaling, Nano LED backlighting... >>

Nokia Lumia 1020 full resolution image samples, see the camera in action with 100 per cent crops

Nokia Lumia 1020 full resolution image samples, see the camera in action with 100 per cent crops

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Nokia has published pictures taken with the Lumia 1020's 41-megapixel sensor. The images, which consist of various sights and sounds around New York, show just what camera is capable of. Most impressive are the arial photographs of New York, especially... >>

Nokia Lumia 1020 vs Lumia 925: What's the difference?

Nokia Lumia 1020 vs Lumia 925: What's the difference?

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After months of speculation, including a stint under the moniker "EOS", the Nokia Lumia 1020 is now a reality. And with its launch, the company now has a pair of flagship Windows Phone 8 handsets on offer, with the recently released Lumia 925 in shops... >>

Nokia Lumia 1020 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom: What's the difference?

Nokia Lumia 1020 vs Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom: What's the difference?

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It may well be a fairly new category - the camera phone with the emphasis on "camera" - but we've had two recent examples from two big manufacturers, so this is where the Nokia Lumia 1020 will be fighting its biggest battle. Both it and the Samsung Galaxy... >>

Nokia Lumia 1020 official: 41-megapixel, release date and price revealed

Nokia Lumia 1020 official: 41-megapixel, release date and price revealed

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The Nokia Lumia 1020 has arrived complete with 41-megapixel sensor in tow. The phone, which is the spiritual successor to the PureView 808, albeit running Windows Phone 8, boasts the most advanced imaging tech we have ever seen in a smartphone. On top... >>

Full Nokia Lumia 1020 spec sheet leaked, 41-megapixel camera inbound

Full Nokia Lumia 1020 spec sheet leaked, 41-megapixel camera inbound

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Nokia really isn't great at keeping a lid on things. The Lumia 1020, which is due to be announced later today, has just had its entire spec sheet leaked. Rumours of a 41-megapixel camera appear to have been confirmed, with the new handset also featuring... >>

iOS 7 colour scheme draws on Apple's classic logo

iOS 7 colour scheme draws on Apple's classic logo

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Apple's new iOS 7 operating system represents a drastic departure from the company's traditional design ethos. It boasts a much more bold colour scheme full of simple primary colours, but some aren't convinced by the new look. While Apple itself hasn't confirmed... >>

Skype 4.0 fix for Android released, problems solved

Skype 4.0 fix for Android released, problems solved

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Skype has released a fix for the 4.0 update for its Android app, promising a host of changes which should greatly improve its mobile video calling experience. A post on the Skype blog with the header "We heard you" details all the new updates that users... >>

SteelSeries Apex gaming keyboard is the fastest in the world

SteelSeries Apex gaming keyboard is the fastest in the world

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SteelSeries has announced the world's fastest keyboard. The Apex ships with the fastest response times ever seen in a keyboard, meaning you can game quicker than the competition. Perfectly suited to the likes of real time strategy games, the £67.99 keyboard... >>

TalkTalk launches The Big Free, three-months' free YouView TV to enjoy

TalkTalk launches The Big Free, three-months' free YouView TV to enjoy

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TalkTalk wants to tempt customers towards its new TV packages with quite an impressive offer. Called The Big Free, it let's those who sign up to Talk Talk, as well as current customers, have three-months of free television and a YouView box to watch... >>

Pioneer launches value for money BDP-160 Blu-ray player crammed full of features

Pioneer launches value for money BDP-160 Blu-ray player crammed full of features

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Pioneer has announced the £129 BDP-160 Blu-ray player, which launches with a host of features normally found on more-expensive kit. It comes with Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA and app support for Pioneer's own ControlApp, which allows you to send video straight... >>

Google Maps for Android gets major update, new navigation info added

Google Maps for Android gets major update, new navigation info added

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Google has made good on its promise to bring a new-look UI and functionality to its mobile apps offering. Announced in May this year, the mobile changes are being pushed out to devices running Android 4.0.3 and later. The whole point of the new look is... >>

Asus Padfone 2 hitting Carphone Warehouse this week

Asus Padfone 2 hitting Carphone Warehouse this week

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The Asus Padfone 2 will go on sale in the Carphone Warehouse this week. The device, which features a 4.7-inch Android powered smartphone that can dock with a 10-inch tablet, is the second attempt by Asus to combine two pieces of technology into one. The... >>

Nissan planning Tesla-style quick charging at dealerships

Nissan planning Tesla-style quick charging at dealerships

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Nissan is to implement special quick-charging stations in dealerships for its Leaf electric car. The stations, which will be in the US only for the time being, allow you an 80 per cent battery recharge in just half an hour. Tesla implements a similar... >>

GTA V gameplay walkthrough released: Who needs PS4 or Xbox One?

GTA V gameplay walkthrough released: Who needs PS4 or Xbox One?

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Rockstar games has released the first ever gameplay video for Grand Theft Auto 5. It shows exactly how the new game will work, with its three playable characters that you can instantly switch between. The trailer, which shows just how incredible the... >>

More pictures of budget iPhone show colourful design potential

More pictures of budget iPhone show colourful design potential

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Further images of the rear shell of what is reported to be a budget iPhone have leaked online. The pictures show the back of the handset in a range of colours including red, yellow, white and blue. The glossy plastic backs look fairly unlike anything... >>

Pictures of Nokia Windows tablet show Lumia slate in action

Pictures of Nokia Windows tablet show Lumia slate in action

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Pictures of the long-rumoured Nokia Windows 8 tablet have appeared online. The images show the Lumia Tablet's design to be similar to that of Lumia smartphones, alongside a fairly predictable set of specifications. If rumours are to true, the tablet will... >>

Developing games for both Xbox One and PS4 a challenge says Bethesda

Developing games for both Xbox One and PS4 a challenge says Bethesda

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Bethesda, the developer behind the Elder Scrolls series of games, has revealed that cross-platform developing for the Xbox One and PS4 isn't as straightforward as previously hoped. Both consoles share very similar internal specifications, which you would... >>

Sky Sports for iPad app updated with new Ashes specific event centre

Sky Sports for iPad app updated with new Ashes specific event centre

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Sky is to further bolster its iPad app offering with a new Ashes section so you can get the ultimate second-screen experience while watching the cricket. The app launches today, just in time for the Ashes, and features a lot of the clever stats and multi-camera... >>

Financial Conduct Authority says claiming for a lost mobile phone is almost impossible

Financial Conduct Authority says claiming for a lost mobile phone is almost impossible

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The Financial Conduct Authority has said that claiming for a lost mobile phone is virtually impossible in the UK, citing unfair tactics and too many policy exemptions. The FCA is to impose a fine on one insurance firm next month and has also explained... >>

Foxconn smartwatch could beat Apple to the punch

Foxconn smartwatch could beat Apple to the punch

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Foxconn, which recently announced plans to launch its own line of accessories, appears to have already set the ball rolling by demoing a new smart watch. The device, which is capable of connecting to the iPhone, can do things like show Facebook messages... >>