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  • LG-X120 netbook announced
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    LG-X120 netbook announced

    By 16 February 2009

    LG has announced the launch of a new 3G netbook, the LG-X120 with a 10-inch backlit display. Claiming that "easy connectivity" is the LG-X120's strongest asset the netbook offers 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi as well as HSPA connectivity. Offering an Intel Atom N270...

  • HP to launch three more Mini-Notes
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    HP to launch three more Mini-Notes

    By 16 January 2009

    It seems the 10-inch 2140 isn't the only new member Hewlett Packard is planning for its Mini-Note family this year. HP is prepping a few new models, including one with built-in 3G, Taiwanese manufacturing news sources report. The Mini-Note 2150 is due...

  • LG GD910 phone watch
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    LG GD910 phone watch

    By 8 January 2009

    LG have been teasing us with their new watch phone, officially announced on Wednesday at CES in Las Vegas. "It's something you expect to see in a 007 movie", said Dr Woo Paik - president and CTO LG. Unable to resist, we had to get our hands on the device....

  • LG provides more info on GD910 touch watch phone
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    LG provides more info on GD910 touch watch phone

    By 7 January 2009

    LG has released more information about its watch phone that we've previously brought you news of. The world's first market-ready "touch watch phone" with 3G video telephony and GSM quad band capabilities, the GD910 will go on sale in Europe "sometime...

  • Motorola launches MOTOSURF A3100
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    Motorola launches MOTOSURF A3100

    By 6 January 2009

    As well as an eco phone, Motorola has launched the MOTOSURF A3100, describing it as a high-speed touch tablet with a fully customisable homescreen. Due to debut at CES, the A3100 is a Windows Mobile 6.1 device with applications that "can be accessed with...

  • LG to launch 3G phone watch at CES
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    LG to launch 3G phone watch at CES

    By 29 December 2008

    LG is to launch a credible-looking phone watch at January's CES show, the Korean company has revealed. Sounding similar to the concept product Pocket-lint brought you news of from the phone company's MWC stand earlier in 2008, the GD910 will be the first...

  • Apple will launch MacBooks with built-in 3G
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    Apple will launch MacBooks with built-in 3G

    By 31 October 2008

    Apple launching a MacBook with built-in mobile broadband connectivity is the "next logical step", claims an analyst. Strategy Analytics analyst Neil Mawston says that "many operators in the US and Western Europe would jump at the chance to cross-sell...

  • HP launches iPAQ Voice Messenger and Data Messenger
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    HP launches iPAQ Voice Messenger and Data Messenger

    By 21 October 2008

    HP has launched two new iPAQ smartphones that will be available in the UK on a handset-only basis, as well as through Vodafone. The HP iPAQ Voice Messenger and the HP iPAQ Data Messenger will be offered by Vodafone's business sales channel. The HP iPAQ...

  • UK (nearly) gets £100 laptop
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    UK (nearly) gets £100 laptop

    By 26 September 2008

    Hot bargain shopping news for Pocket-lint readers, from 11am 'til 4pm today, etailer eXpansys is offering a Asus Eee PC 701 Surf in white for £117.99 including VAT. Follow the link below between the set times for the special price if you want to make...

  • Asus Eee 901 to get built-in 3G
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    Asus Eee 901 to get built-in 3G

    By 25 September 2008

    Asus has announced that it will be adding "3.75G" connectivity to its Eee PC netbooks. In particular the 8.9-inch 901 models will get the extra connectivity from October 2008 onwards. The comapny says that with 3.75G (that is very much network-dependent)...

  • Velocity Mobile launches 103
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    Velocity Mobile launches 103

    By 10 September 2008

    Velocity Mobile has announced the retail availability of its first touchscreen phone, the Velocity 103. The 103 gets Velocity Mobile's Odyssey Interface, built on top of Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional and the company's "VOTA" over the air updates. The...

  • Expansys leaks BlackBerry 8210 clamshell
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    Expansys leaks BlackBerry 8210 clamshell

    By 19 August 2008

    Shrewd bit of marketing or a simple database slip-up, either way Expansys has spilled the beans on the new clamshell BlackBerry ahead of RIM in the UK. Available for pre-order from today, the RIM BlackBerry 8210 Smartphone doesn't have a price or availability...

  • Archos 5 and 7 launch new Internet Media Tablet range
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    Archos 5 and 7 launch new Internet Media Tablet range

    By 19 August 2008

    Archos has announced that it plans to change the way we consume media on the go with a new product launch on Tuesday. Shrouded in secrecy, the new range of devices will be branded under the category of Internet Media Tablet. There will be three devices...

  • T-Mobile announces BlackBerry Bold in the UK
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    T-Mobile announces BlackBerry Bold in the UK

    By 7 August 2008

    T-Mobile has become the first operator to give details about the launch of the BlackBerry Bold in the UK. Although operator 3 has previously informed Pocket-lint that they will also offer the device in the UK - a first for them for a RIM-made phone -...

  • BBC's Mobile TV trial doesn't win public support
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    BBC's Mobile TV trial doesn't win public support

    By 29 July 2008

    The viewing figures for the BBC's Mobile TV trial are less than impressive. During the 12-month trial, viewer figures peaked at just 580 per day, according to data from the BBC Trust. The broadcaster saw monthly content consumption of its BBC One, Three...

  • Samsung launches two new Q1 ultra UMPCs
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    Samsung launches two new Q1 ultra UMPCs

    By 29 July 2008

    Samsung has launched two "new" ultra mobile personal computers as part of the Q1 range in the States. The Q1U-CMXP is a Q1 ultra mobile model with an integrated HSDPA 3G cellular modem and the Q1UP-V, a Q1 Ultra Premium featuring Vista Business. The Q1U-CMXP...

  • Toshiba G450 mobile phone review
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    Toshiba G450 mobile phone review

    By 15 July 2008

    Toshiba are not known for their mobile phones, and at first glance, the G450 appears to demonstrate why. A succinct quote comes to mind: "What are you?", although the reply here isn’t "I’m Batman". The question is still valid so we take a closer look...

  • Is the Archos 3G PMP about to be announced in the UK?
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    Is the Archos 3G PMP about to be announced in the UK?

    By 1 July 2008

    Pocket-lint has received an invitation to an Archos press event that promises an "exciting announcement". To be held on the 10 July at a London location, the announcement will be made by Tony Limrick, the UK managing director of French PMP-maker. With...

  • T-Mobile rolls out nationwide HSUPA mobile broadband
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    T-Mobile rolls out nationwide HSUPA mobile broadband

    By 1 July 2008

    T-Mobile has unveiled what it's describing as a range of improvements to its network, the first of which is the introduction of the UK's first nationwide fast upload network, "HSUPA", the broadband upload service. As of 1 July, users will experience up...

  • 3G users in Europe crosses 100 million mark
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    3G users in Europe crosses 100 million mark

    By 24 June 2008

    Reuters is reporting that European mobile carriers have crossed the 100 million mark with subscribers on their third-generation networks. Citing data from market research firm Informa Telecoms and Media it seems the milestone was reached earlier this...

  • Germany gets 3G iPhone for 1 euro
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    Germany gets 3G iPhone for 1 euro

    By 17 June 2008

    T-Mobile is going to sell Apple's new iPhone for as little as 1 euro in Germany. This deal is for the 8GB version together with a 69 euro monthly contract, it said on Monday. T-Mobile will sell the smaller capacity 3G iPhone for between 1 and 169.95 euros,...

  • HTC backtracks over warranty support
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    HTC backtracks over warranty support

    By 10 June 2008

    HTC has backtracked on its comments yesterday to Pocket-lint about supporting customers who’ve bought a non-UK version of the new HTC diamond. "HTC will always support the consumer and their device but what’s important is that consumers know that...

  • Apple launches iPhone 3G
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    Apple launches iPhone 3G

    By 9 June 2008

    At the Apple Worldwide Developer Conference 2008 in San Francisco, as was widely expected, Steve Jobs has launched the iPhone 3G with the boast that it's "twice as fast, half the price". The new model gets GPS, a new design, a lower price tag, will be...

  • HTC Diamond on sale in UK
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    HTC Diamond on sale in UK

    By 9 June 2008

    The HTC Diamond might not be officially available in the UK, but that hasn’t stopped Expansys having 53 in stock with the promise of getting it you one in 2 days. However before you rush for your credit card, due to an exclusive distribution deal HTC...

  • Last minute Apple iPhone 3G spy shot!
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    Last minute Apple iPhone 3G spy shot!

    By 9 June 2008

    The web is awash with faked 3G iPhone pics ahead of what's supposedly the launch of the second-gen device this evening, but this one just sent in to French site GMP3 looks interesting. It clearly shows support for WiMAX - not a feature particularly rumoured...