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  • Kutcher and CNN reach 1 million twitter followers
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    Kutcher and CNN reach 1 million twitter followers

    By 17 April 2009

    Following a huge media push and public fight against CNN, Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher has become the first twitter user to reach 1 million twitter followers. The achievement (if you can call it that) happened early on Friday morning and saw the actor,...

  • Freesat adds CNN
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    Freesat adds CNN

    By 19 March 2009

    Freesat, the free-to-air digital satellite TV service has announced that the international news service CNN will be available to Freesat customers. CNN International provides news and information services across world news, politics, business, sport and...

  • Sony Ericsson announces new  panels for the Xperia X1
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    Sony Ericsson announces new panels for the Xperia X1

    By 16 February 2009

    At Mobile World Congress 2008 Sony Ericsson announced the launch of the Xperia X1. This year the company is unveiling four new panels for the X1's customised panel-based homescreen. A CNN panel claims to keep users constantly updated with the latest news,...

  • Microsoft's 3D Photosynth of Obama's Oath revealed
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    Microsoft's 3D Photosynth of Obama's Oath revealed

    By 21 January 2009

    Microsoft's Photosynth team has been hard at work stitching together photographs taken from the moment of Obama's inauguration when he took the presidential Oath. Over on CNN's site, those who have Silverlight installed can view the mammoth 3D recreation...

  • CNN International launches on Freeview
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    CNN International launches on Freeview

    By 29 October 2008

    Nuts TV is no longer going to be available in Freeview, but in its place CNN International is going to be broadcast. The spin-off of the IPC Media men's weekly magazine is still going to run online, but has now been axed from both Freeview and Sky. Dee...

  • Jobs heart attack iReport from teen
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    Jobs heart attack iReport from teen

    By 24 October 2008

    The SEC has apparently discovered that the fake internet news report suggesting Apple chief Steve Jobs had suffered a major heart attack was from a teenager. Two people with "knowledge of the matter" have revealed that the US Securities and Exchange Commission...

  • CNN attacks GTA IV
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    CNN attacks GTA IV

    By 7 May 2008

    GTA IV sold 3.6 million copies on its first day of release, and yet according to Glenn Beck, CNN pundit and all round moral crusader, its "infiltration" into society is going to bring violence and murder down upon us all. His rant on his prime time US...

  • Motorola recaps on MOTO Z8's applications
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    Motorola recaps on MOTO Z8's applications

    By 17 October 2007

    Motorola has announced that it is to "enrich" the MOTO Z8 product experience. The multimedia offering is to get "industry-leading" applications and solutions from Actimagine, CNN Mobile, DataViz, Podcast.com, ShoZu, weComm and Yahoo!. The Kick Slider,...