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  • Dell Adamo laptop - First Look review
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    Dell Adamo laptop - First Look review

    By 18 March 2009

    Mere hours after the official launch of the new "Fashion" focused laptop from Dell, Pocket-lint has already had a brief play. But will it ignite your imagination and will it let you proudly shout "I am a PC" at the top of your lungs? We flew in to Dell's...

  • Dell Adamo hands-on
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    Dell Adamo hands-on

    By 17 March 2009

    Never one to settle for official photos, Pocket-lint has grabbed a gallery of hands-on shots of the new Pearl and Onyx (black to you and me) Adamo laptops from Dell. Things to check out in the images are the different metal finishes - brushed aluminium...

  • VIDEO: Dell makes a video about Adamo's packaging
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    VIDEO: Dell makes a video about Adamo's packaging

    By 17 March 2009

    Perhaps taking a leaf out of Apple's book, Dell is making much of the packaging that its new "luxury" laptop the Adamo, comes in, even going so far as to make a video about it. Dell says: "Artful packaging in which the product arrives 'floating' in a...

  • Dell unveils Adamo specs
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    Dell unveils Adamo specs

    By 17 March 2009

    Dell's luxury "Adamo" has finally been unleashed, and as well as video and images, we can at last reveal the specs the laptop gets. With a "world's thinnest laptop" claim, Dell is making much of the Adamo's looks. The W x D x H dimensions are 13.03 x...

  • VIDEO: Dell designer talks about Adamo
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    VIDEO: Dell designer talks about Adamo

    By 17 March 2009

    Dell industrial designer, Nicolas Denhez elaborates on the inspirations for the Adamo design...

  • Dell's official Adamo pics
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    Dell's official Adamo pics

    By 17 March 2009

    Adamo By Dell, the company's high-end, "luxury" laptop, has finally been officially launched, priced from $1999. In a blog post, the company says: "Adamo By Dell is something totally different for us, and it’s something we couldn’t be more excited...

  • Dell Adamo to launch on 17 March?
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    Dell Adamo to launch on 17 March?

    By 16 March 2009

    It looks highly likely that Dell is planning to launch its much hyped "Adamo" laptop on 17 March. Google's search results in the UK and Ireland are showing "Discover the Love Story on 17/3" as a sponsored link when "Dell by Adamo" is Googled. Dell has...

  • Dell launches Studio One 19 all-in-one desktop
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    Dell launches Studio One 19 all-in-one desktop

    By 12 March 2009

    Dell has launched the Studio One 19, an all-in-one desktop system boasting multi-touch screen functionality. As an all-in-one, the whole PC is integrated into its 18.5-inch display as a single unit, making it a good choice for the minimalist and space-conscious...

  • VIDEO: Dell Latitude E6400 XFR
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    VIDEO: Dell Latitude E6400 XFR

    By 10 March 2009

    Here are two Dell bods to talk you through the super-tough features of the new rugged laptop, the E6400 XFR. Set your jaw, squint your eyes, flex your muscles and press play...

  • Dell Latitude E6400 XFR launches
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    Dell Latitude E6400 XFR launches

    By 10 March 2009

    Dell has announced the launch of the Latitude E6400 XFR, the company's next generation fully rugged platform. Engineered to meet the needs the military, field workers and the like, it meets 13 military specifications including drop tests, sea fog, temperature...

  • VIDEO: Dell Adamo construction teaser
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    VIDEO: Dell Adamo construction teaser

    By 10 March 2009

    Much more informative than the video of the model photoshoot the company recently released, Dell has revealed another Adamo teaser clip as it says the new slimline laptop is "almost here". In this high-end production viewers will see an Adamo being put...

  • Vodafone drops price of Dell Inspirion Mini 9 contracts
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    Vodafone drops price of Dell Inspirion Mini 9 contracts

    By 9 March 2009

    Vodafone is now offering the Dell Inspiron Mini 9 with built-in mobile broadband at "new improved prices". From today, customers can save a fiver a month with the two new 24-month tariffs. The cheapest option now comes in at £20 per month and sees the...

  • Dell Studio XPS 13 notebook review
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    Dell Studio XPS 13 notebook review

    By 9 March 2009

    The Dell Studio XPS brand combines the company’s high-end XPS range with the more affordable Studio range. The Studio XPS 13 is the first model we’ve managed to get our hands on, and sports a 13.3-inch screen. Despite the compact display, however,...

  • VIDEO: Dell Adamo photoshoot
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    VIDEO: Dell Adamo photoshoot

    By 4 March 2009

    "Picture it - A sultry, laidback photo session. Nina Simone piped in to set the mood. A top model posing languidly with another ultra-thin ideal of beauty - Adamo by Dell". Revealing absolutely nothing of interest about the new laptop, other than it's...

  • Dell reveals results down 48%
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    Dell reveals results down 48%

    By 27 February 2009

    Dell has announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and it seems consumers choosing cheaper computers - such as netbooks - has hurt the PC giant's profits. Dell's net income dropped by nearly half, to $351 million for the quarter ended 31...

  • Intel joins Dell in protesting Psion's "netbook" trademark
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    Intel joins Dell in protesting Psion's "netbook" trademark

    By 25 February 2009

    We brought you the news that Dell has filed a petition with the United States Patent and Trademark office to request that Psion's ownership of the word "netbook" as a trademark be cancelled, and it seems Intel is now on the case too. Intel has filed a...

  • Dell launches Inspiron Mini 10 in the UK
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    Dell launches Inspiron Mini 10 in the UK

    By 23 February 2009

    Further to the news we've brought you about the little laptop, Dell has now officially launched the Inspiron Mini 10 in the UK. Described as a "mini-notebook that adds keyboard comfort and even more entertainment-friendly dimensions to the Inspiron Mini...

  • Dell files a petition to cancel Psion's "netbook" trademark
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    Dell files a petition to cancel Psion's "netbook" trademark

    By 20 February 2009

    Dell has filed a petition with the United States Patent and Trademark office to request that Psion's ownership of the word "netbook" as a trademark be cancelled. This follows reports of Psion sending cease & desist notices to websites using the word "netbook",...

  • Dell Download Store launches
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    Dell Download Store launches

    By 17 February 2009

    Dell has announced the European launch of the Dell Download Store, an online software "superstore" where consumers can download music and software titles, including games. Powered by Nexway, Dell says the store "builds on Dell's heritage of value, and...

  • Dell launches Adamo teaser site
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    Dell launches Adamo teaser site

    By 12 February 2009

    Dell has been quiet on the Adamo front since its incredibly brief debut of the device at January's CES show, but that has now changed with a new teaser site going live. The AdamoByDell.com site advises viewers to "prepare to fall in love" and provides...

  • VIDEO: Dell Wasabi PZ310 printer
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    VIDEO: Dell Wasabi PZ310 printer

    By 12 February 2009

    Join Dell's Mr Perky as he goes over the features of Dell's new portable, inkless printer, the Wasabi PZ310. Apparently it gets "major cool points" for its design, ease of use and mobility. Weighing in at 7 ounces with 4.8 x 2.8 x 0.9 inch dimensions,...

  • Dell launches Wasabi pocket printer
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    Dell launches Wasabi pocket printer

    By 12 February 2009

    Dell has launched its new Wasabi PZ310 ultra-mobile printer designed for instant photo printing at anytime, wherever you are. If this sounds familiar, it's probably because Polaroid released a very similar product in mid-2008 in the form of the PoGo printer....

  • Dell Latitude XT2 launches
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    Dell Latitude XT2 launches

    By 11 February 2009

    Dell has announced the 12.1-inch Latitude XT2 convertible tablet, updating the company's first tablet PC with multi-touch screen capabilities. Dell says the multi-touch capabilities on the Latitude XT2 allow users to use natural gestures like a pinch...

  • Twitter considers charging for corporate accounts
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    Twitter considers charging for corporate accounts

    By 10 February 2009

    Twitter could soon charge commercial accounts for using its micro-blogging services, a company exec has revealed. The site's popularity has dramatically increased recently with almost 1000% growth in a year, but as with many Web 2.0 start-ups, does not...

  • Dell announces Twitter exclusives
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    Dell announces Twitter exclusives

    By 3 February 2009

    In a post entitled "Twerrific news" (we're not joking) Bob Pearson, Dell's vice president for comms and "conversations" (still not joking) has revealed the company is to give its Twitter followers exclusive discounts. The post states: "Beginning today,...