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  • Dell launches new all-in-one XPS One 24 PC
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    Dell launches new all-in-one XPS One 24 PC

    By 3 February 2009

    Dell has launched new versions of its XPS One all-in-one PCs with the XPS One 24 and XPS One 24 (PRODUCT)RED just announced for the UK. Available with a £1399 "from" price, the updated design boasts "sleek, sculpted lines", a 24-inch, edge-to-edge 1080p...

  • Dell to launch a smartphone next month
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    Dell to launch a smartphone next month

    By 30 January 2009

    The Dell-to-launch-a-smartphone rumour has been a persistent one, with analysts already predicting a February debut, but it's got a new lease of life this week following a report in the Wall Street Journal. The paper says that the PC maker is plotting...

  • Dell Inspiron Mini 12 notebook review
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    Dell Inspiron Mini 12 notebook review

    By 26 January 2009

    While the first netbooks featured 8.9-inch displays, with later models usually boasting larger 10.1-inch panels, Dell’s Inspiron Mini 12 is the first we’ve seen to use a 12.1-inch screen. It’s bound to appeal to some users - the larger screen inevitably...

  • Tesco's Dell Mini 10 really just Dell Mini 9
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    Tesco's Dell Mini 10 really just Dell Mini 9

    By 25 January 2009

    Shoppers snapping up Dell's Mini 10 netbook from Tesco are reporting receiving a nasty surprise when the new netbook arrives in the post. Although yet to be officially offered by Dell, Tesco seemed to have jumped the gun and listed the new 10-inch netbook...

  • Dell Inspiron Mini 10 available from Tesco
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    Dell Inspiron Mini 10 available from Tesco

    By 23 January 2009

    Dell's Inspiron Mini 10 netbook, announced at CES earlier this month, has quietly gone on sale on Tesco's online store. The 10-inch WSVGA-screened netbook middles off Dell's current range, coming between the 8.9-inch 9 and the 12-inch Mini 12. The new...

  • Fresh Dell smartphone rumours say Feb launch
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    Fresh Dell smartphone rumours say Feb launch

    By 14 January 2009

    Dell's much rumoured re-entry into the smartphone market could take place as early as next month, analysts are suggesting. It's been an off and on rumour for a couple of years now - since Dell hired a top Motorola exec in 2007 - but Shaw Wu an analyst...

  • Dell announces green G-Series monitors
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    Dell announces green G-Series monitors

    By 12 January 2009

    Dell has announced its G-Series of LED widescreen flat panel monitors that the company says offer energy efficiency, LED technology, recycled materials, and other environmentally "preferable" components. The G2210 22-inch and G2410 24-inch models are...

  • Dell Wasabi portable printer announced
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    Dell Wasabi portable printer announced

    By 9 January 2009

    Dell has announced that it is to release a portable printer based on the Zink technology found in Polaroid's portable printer, the Pogo. Although details are thin, Dell said that it hopes to have the new model available in the first quarter of 2009. Pocket-lint...

  • Dell announces Inspiron Mini 10
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    Dell announces Inspiron Mini 10

    By 9 January 2009

    Dell has announced a new addition to its Inspiron Mini range, the Dell Inspiron Mini 10, at CES in Las Vegas. The new laptop will feature a 16:9 HD 720p resolution screen, come with a built-in TV tuner as well as mobile broadband to boot. Elsewhere you'll...

  • Adamo by Dell
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    Adamo by Dell

    By 9 January 2009

    Dell announced its new luxury laptop the Adamo at CES in Las Vegas on Friday. Pocket-lint was there to get the scoop and grab some pics for you, although Dell was tight-lipped about the new device's specs. Meaning "love" in Latin, Adamo will be available...

  • Adamo by Dell announced at CES
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    Adamo by Dell announced at CES

    By 9 January 2009

    Dell has confirmed the launch of a new luxury laptop brand called Adamo at CES in Las Vegas. The company has said that the new laptop will be available in the first half of 2009 - but not a lot else. "When you think about precision design you would expect...

  • Dell launches USB TV tuner for Inspiron Minis
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    Dell launches USB TV tuner for Inspiron Minis

    By 9 January 2009

    Dell has unveiled a USB digital TV tuner that will turn its Inspiron Mini netbooks into tiny televisions. The Dell USB Digital TV Tuner is designed specifically to connect to the Inspiron Mini, turning it into a Digital TV that will receive live and free...

  • Dell cuts 1900 manufacturing jobs in Ireland
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    Dell cuts 1900 manufacturing jobs in Ireland

    By 8 January 2009

    Dell has confirmed that nearly 2000 jobs are to go at its flagship manufacturing plant in Ireland. Described as a "devastating blow for the region", the US company will take its production from the Limerick factory to a cheaper plant in Poland. Dell said...

  • Dell Studio XPS announced
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    Dell Studio XPS announced

    By 7 January 2009

    Dell has announced that it is trying to take on Sony and its Vaio range of laptops by launching a new premium range in the US and UK. The new range will consist of two models for the time being called the Dell Studio XPS 13 and Dell Studio XPS 16 and...

  • Dell launches Inspiron 15 laptop
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    Dell launches Inspiron 15 laptop

    By 6 January 2009

    Dell has announced the Inspiron 15 laptop, that the PC maker says offers "solid performance and smart style at a great value". The Inspiron 15 features a 15.6-inch LCD screen with a 16:9 aspect ratio, so is angled as ideal for watching movies. The system...

  • Dell Adamo confirmed
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    Dell Adamo confirmed

    By 24 December 2008

    The rumour that Dell is preparing to launch an ultra-slim laptop dubbed "Adamo" has been confirmed by the PC maker. Leaked by luxury lifestyle blog UptownLife who had been paid to get the message out, a Dell spokesperson confirmed the blog ad to the New...

  • Dell XPS 730x launches
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    Dell XPS 730x launches

    By 19 December 2008

    Dell has launched the XPS 730x, featuring the new Intel Core i7 processor, that claims to offer users one the world's most powerful processors on an extreme gaming desktop. The Intel Core i7 processor boasts improved physics, greater environmental interactivity,...

  • Dell prepping ultra-thin "Adamo" laptop?
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    Dell prepping ultra-thin "Adamo" laptop?

    By 19 December 2008

    Rumours have hit the web that Dell is planning to launch an ultra-thin laptop. If the rumours are to be believed, then the PC maker is prepping a notebook that will rival the MacBook Air. There's no news on specs for the new model - supposedly called...

  • Greenpeace reveals tenth Guide to Greener Electronics
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    Greenpeace reveals tenth Guide to Greener Electronics

    By 24 November 2008

    Greenpeace has released its tenth edition of the Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics that shows, in the organisation's words, "that most consumer electronics companies have been slow to get serious about climate change." Although Greenpeace acknowledges...

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    Dell launches new Studio XPS desktop

    By 19 November 2008

    Dell has launched its new Studio XPS desktop, a premium PC that is designed to bring home office and entertainment together. Featuring the new Intel Core i7 processor, Dell's new desktop will benefit from up to 44% faster video editing and encoding, as...

  • Dell PCs hit Energy Star 5 ahead of schedule
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    Dell PCs hit Energy Star 5 ahead of schedule

    By 19 November 2008

    Dell has met the US government's new energy efficiency rating seven months early. The PC giant has announced that a selection of its laptops and desktops already match 2009's new Energy Star 5.0 standards, which require a minimum internal power supply...

  • Vodafone announces Christmas line-up
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    Vodafone announces Christmas line-up

    By 18 November 2008

    Vodafone has announced its Christmas handset line-up and offers, boasting 16 exclusives within its Yuletide portfolio. With the new BlackBerry Storm topping the list, and the Dell Inspiron Mini 9 netbook with built-in mobile broadband, the company is...

  • Dell Mini 9 launches in pink and red
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    Dell Mini 9 launches in pink and red

    By 17 November 2008

    Dell's Inspiron Mini 9 netbook is to get a Japanese launch in pink and red. The 32GB offering will set Japanese consumers back around $550 - but no word yet on a wider launch for the candy-coloured offerings.

  • LG and Sharp guilty of LCD price fixing
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    LG and Sharp guilty of LCD price fixing

    By 13 November 2008

    LG Display, Sharp and Chunghwa Picture Tubes of Taiwan have pleaded guilty to fixing the price of LCD display panels in a recent case brought by the US Justice Department. The three companies have agreed to pay a total of $585 million in criminal fines...

  • Dell launches (Product) Red laptops
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    Dell launches (Product) Red laptops

    By 12 November 2008

    Dell has launched Studio laptops with special (Product) Red artwork from artists passionate about fighting AIDS in Africa. With original artwork by artists Joseph Amedokpo, Siobhan Gunning and Bruce Mau, each purchase of a new Studio 15 or 17 laptop with...