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Apple ready to kick-start Leopard testing

Apple ready to kick-start Leopard testing

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Steve Jobs will be kicking off Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference 2007 where the company will show its Mac OS X Leopard and prepare for testing. The 5-day event in June will unveil the feature packed complete version of the new leopard software and... >>

Joost officially launched

Joost officially launched

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Joost has finally announced that it is now commercially available for people to access and begin using. The brand new internet television service has undergone testing for months, from an exclusive number of people from across the globe. Anyone who has... >>

ALK CoPilot Live joins the N95

ALK CoPilot Live joins the N95

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ALK Technologies has come up with an alternative to the N95's on-board GPS software, CoPilot Live navigation comes as a pre-loaded storage card for the handset. If you're not so keen on Nokia's version, or found the cost of map downloads expensive - this... >>

Maplin launches budget GPS

Maplin launches budget GPS

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Maplin has unveiled its latest "plug-n-drive" technology with its 3.5-inch touchscreen GPS with built-in MP3 player. Although there is nothing wholly unique about the product's features, with most satnavs, like the recent Harman Kardon incorporating MP3... >>

Go!Cam comes to the PSP

Go!Cam comes to the PSP

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Sony has announced its Go!Cam, an attachable video camera that promises to bring the creativity of film, photos and the fun of PSP together for gamers. The Go!Cam can handle up to two and half hours video recording time and the ability to take and store... >>

Sharp goes 3-in-1 for video player

Sharp goes 3-in-1 for video player

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Sharp has announced the availability of a three-in-one video player that goes old school with inclusion of VHS. The AQUOS line of products incorporates VHS, DVD and a 250GB HDD for video recording and just like other AQUOS media recorders the DC-ACV52... >>

UK shoppers to spend £12 billion more online

UK shoppers to spend £12 billion more online

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When new numbers come out detailing how much we in the UK spend each year, our wallets start to ache - and even more so with new online spending predictions. The IMRG reckon that we will spend nearly £12 billion more online this year than last, taking... >>

BT works on motion-sensitive laptop

BT works on motion-sensitive laptop

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BT is developing a laptop that will help disabled and elderly people get in on the digital revolution. Using the concept of the Nintendo Wii, BT hope the tablet PC laptop will respond to a user when moving the machine up or down, side to side or backwards... >>

Google adds more to its page

Google adds more to its page

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Google has reworked search to move away from "one-size fits all" to a more personalised approach for those with eclectic tastes. This week will see Google enthusiasts able to share their own writings, photos, lists and other creative efforts and get a... >>

Rosie helps in the home

Rosie helps in the home

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Savant Systems has unveiled a completely integrated home control system that will send music around the house, undertake security surveillance and manage entertainment systems. The Savant team has worked to bring "Rosie" to the home taking into consideration... >>

Indie band release free web album

Indie band release free web album

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An indie band has opted to release its second album for free on the Internet to drive sales for concert tickets and merchandise. Taking the brave leap to give something for free in hope of return is the critically acclaimed indie band, The Crimea. The... >>

Creative made Hi-Fi for iPod

Creative made Hi-Fi for iPod

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Creative has upped the quality of speakers for the iPod with the launch of its dedicated Creative X-Fi Sound System. The mini home Hi-Fi system is designed to bring back the quality of music that may get lost in MP3 conversion, restoring it to a top sound.... >>

Creative Live! Cam Optia AF  focuses in on the picture

Creative Live! Cam Optia AF focuses in on the picture

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Creative has upped the ante in the world of webcams by launching a new auto focusing model with a 2 megapixel sensor. Called the Creative Live! Cam Optia AF is according to the company the world's first webcam to offer auto focus technology and a true... >>

BBC and ITV to launch HD ready Freesat service

BBC and ITV to launch HD ready Freesat service

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The BBC and ITV have announced they will be joining forces to launch a Satellite HD offering called Freesat The new service, which will go up against Sky’s HD service will provide up to 200 standard and high-def channels and will require no subscription... >>

Microsoft offices seeks English words

Microsoft offices seeks English words

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We see the English (UK) and English (US) options, but even then it is difficult to get the correct word. Microsoft is hoping to change this and take on the true English language, by asking for it. Officially the company is launching a project to find... >>

Philips launch dirt-free mice range

Philips launch dirt-free mice range

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Acknowledging many of us eat food at our desks, Philips has launched a new range of mice clean enough to eat your lunch off. The new models will each have a wipe clean, high-gloss casing to prevent dirt build-up. The SPM7711, is the flagship of the range... >>

Visa takes to Second Life

Visa takes to Second Life

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Second Life appears to be fast becoming First Life as more and more companies attempt to market themselves in the virtual community. Credit card company Visa, has announced that it has staked its claim in the virtual world with the purchase of an entire... >>

Vodafone offers YouTube on the go

Vodafone offers YouTube on the go

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Vodafone keen to encourage users to spend even more on data charges as teamed up with YouTube to offer the online video sharing website to its customers via the Vodafone Live service. The mobile phone operator has held back, however, from offering full... >>

UK slips down two places in e-readiness league table

UK slips down two places in e-readiness league table

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The UK has slipped down the “e-readiness” readiness scale according to new ranking produced today by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). The rankings, which measure each country’s e-business environment, looking at a collection of factors that... >>

Lindy brings back the floppy drive

Lindy brings back the floppy drive

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Lindy has launched an attempt to bring back the floppy disk with the launch of a USB floppy drive that will once again enable users to access 3.5-inch floppy disks on their PC or Mac. Floppies tailed out a few years ago with hardly any PCs coming equipped... >>

MySpaceIM goes BlackBerry

MySpaceIM goes BlackBerry

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Furthering the capabilities of BlackBerry's Shape Services has introduced the seventh heaven for communications enthusiasts. MySpaceIM, the instant messaging system part of the social network phenomenon, is now available on RIM BlackBerry smartphones.... >>

Sony challenges YouTube with video sharing website

Sony challenges YouTube with video sharing website

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Sony has announced that it will attempt to challenge YouTube’s video sharing dominance with the launch of a new video-sharing website in Japan. The Sony service called eyeVio, sees the company follow NBC and Universal’s move to provide some of its... >>

Budget GPS PDA to come from Trimble

Budget GPS PDA to come from Trimble

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Trimble has taken it on itself to launch a budget model PDA for the ever-growing mobile workforce. The Juno ST is meant to keep employees in contact, continue working and make locating much easier at a low-price. This low-price is still yet to be announced,... >>

Keyport claims to be ultimate keyring

Keyport claims to be ultimate keyring

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It's not on the market yet, not even in production yet it seems the designers of the keyport are so confident a stylish website has been set up showing off the products attributes. KeyPort is a hub for your keys, not flash or USB but car, house and offices... >>

Swivel USB hub and card reader for efficiency

Swivel USB hub and card reader for efficiency

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This mighty little fellow looks like it will make life easier if you have a lot of digital devices requiring the multi-tude of memory and flash sticks/cards. It rotates, it adjusts and it changes shape. The combo card and USB reader can handle nearly... >>