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  • Nokia: We can change Windows Phone 7 interface
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    Nokia: We can change Windows Phone 7 interface

    By 11 February 2011

    Stephen Elop believes that Nokia’s agreement with Microsoft will allow the manufacturer to better utilise the Windows Phone 7 OS than previously done by rivals, HTC, Samsung, LG and Dell. Talking to select analysts and press in a behind closed doors...

  • Nokia Windows Phone 7 - the competition
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    Nokia Windows Phone 7 - the competition

    By 11 February 2011

    Nokia and Microsoft have confirmed that they are to form a “broad strategic partnership that would use their complementary strengths and expertise to create a new global mobile ecosystem”, the two companies have announced on Friday morning. Brilliant,...

  • Dell 10-inch Windows 7 tablet teased
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    Dell 10-inch Windows 7 tablet teased

    By 8 February 2011

    Dell has done its usual trick of teasing those who turned up to the the manufacturer's Business Event in San Francisco on Tuesday, with the promise that the company will launch a Windows 7 powered tablet later this year, but then failing to say much...

  • Dell XPS 15 L501X   review
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    Dell XPS 15 L501X review

    By 7 February 2011

    For a widescreen 15-inch laptop, the latest version of the Dell XPS 15 is a huge - if stylish - slab of a machine. The hefty base, with a curved cutout for the dropped hinge and stereo JBL speakers flanking the keyboard, makes the screen look slender...

  • Dell Streak 7 available 2 February
    Phones

    Dell Streak 7 available 2 February

    By 31 January 2011

    The Dell Streak 7 is all set to ship on 2 February via T-Mobile in the USA, and the pricing details put the 7-incher in below its Galaxy Tab rival. T-Mobile has tweeted that the Nvidia Tegra 2 powered tablet will be available for $199 (after a $50 mail-in...

  • PC sales down and here's the stats to prove it
    Laptops

    PC sales down and here's the stats to prove it

    By 20 January 2011

    New figures released on Thursday show that the PC industry is struggling to battle against the double whammy of tablet computers and the recession. According to figures from IDC - a "global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events...

  • 2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES
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    2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

    By 12 January 2011

    CES has packed up for another year, so now you know all about the new gadgets that are on the way. But when will you actually be able to get your mitts on them? We've put together a list of all the launch dates that we know about to save you scrabbling...

  • CES 2011 in 3D
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    CES 2011 in 3D

    By 10 January 2011

    If there were two things we knew we’d be seeing at CES 2011, it was tablets and 3D. We’ve not been disappointed. We’ve been bringing you all the tablets as they come in on our CES tablet-counter but now it’s time to talk of the other; so what...

  • Dell XPS 17 brings 3D to the range
    Laptops

    Dell XPS 17 brings 3D to the range

    By 7 January 2011

    Dell has certainly been busy with new product releases at the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas. And, along with the Dell Venue Android handset, the Dell Streak 7 tablet, and some new offerings from its gaming line Alienware, the Texas based company...

  • Dell Streak 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G
    Tablets

    Dell Streak 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G

    By 7 January 2011

    The two hot 7-inch tablets at CES 2011 have to be the Dell Streak 7 and the new and improved Samsung Galaxy Tab 4G. But the question for us at Pocket-lint, as ever, is which one of them is better? Which one is the mini-tab that you should be spending...

  • Alienware outs its first first 3D gaming laptop - the M17x R3
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    Alienware outs its first first 3D gaming laptop - the M17x R3

    By 7 January 2011

    CES just wouldn't be CES without a new Alienware machine, and this year it's a real pearler. The new M17x (third revision) is Alienware’s first 3D-capable gaming laptop. To get the 3D features you'll need to go for the 20Hz, WideFHD WLED LCD display...

  • Dell Streak 7 hands-on
    Tablets

    Dell Streak 7 hands-on

    By 6 January 2011

    Dell has confirmed it will launch a 7-inch version of its Dell Streak Android tablet at CES in Las Vegas and we’ve managed to get some hands on time with the new tablet from Dell. The new Dell Streak 7 will come with Android 2.2 at launch, although...

  • Dell Venue hands-on
    Phones

    Dell Venue hands-on

    By 6 January 2011

    Dell has announced the Dell Venue, a keyboardless Dell Venue Pro for the Android community, and Pocket-lint was at the Dell presser in Las Vegas to have a quick and dirty fumble. The new phone will have a sharp and crisp 4.1-inch AMOLED screen that will...

  • Dell Venue ditches keyboard, embraces Android
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    Dell Venue ditches keyboard, embraces Android

    By 6 January 2011

    Dell has confirmed at its press conference at CES in Las Vegas that it will be launching an Android version of its Windows Phone 7 handset - the Dell Venue Pro - but without the slide out keyboard. Called the Dell Venue, the Android 2.2 powered device...

  • Dell Streak 10 teased
    Tablets

    Dell Streak 10 teased

    By 6 January 2011

    Dell has teased journalists attending its press conference at CES in Las Vegas with a prototype of a 10-inch version of its new Dell Streak 7 tablet. Although the company gave zero details of what the spec will be, it’s expected to have a similar offering...

  • Dell Streak 7 confirmed
    Tablets

    Dell Streak 7 confirmed

    By 6 January 2011

    Dell has confirmed it will launch a 7-inch version of its Dell Streak Android tablet at CES in Las Vegas. The new tablet that is hoping to go up against the likes of the Samsung Galaxy Tab and Motorola’s new Xoom tablet. The new Dell Streak 7 will come...

  • CES 2011: The latest news, previews, photos, and more
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    CES 2011: The latest news, previews, photos, and more

    By 2 January 2011

    The world's biggest tech show is about to start in Las Vegas and Pocket-lint will be there live, covering all the news as it happens so you know what's what. CES in Las Vegas sees a whopping 2500 exhibitors from 140 countries trying to lure us with their...

  • 2011: The year of the tablet say Motorola, HTC, RIM, HP, Apple, Acer, MSI, Asus, and Dell
    Tablets

    2011: The year of the tablet say Motorola, HTC, RIM, HP, Apple, Acer, MSI, Asus, and Dell

    By 27 December 2010

    If you thought 2010 was a big year for the tablet, then wait until you get a lot of 2011. Motorola, HTC, RIM, Apple, Dell, Asus, Acer, and MSI have either confirmed they will be launching tablet devices in the first four months of 2011, or are rumoured...

  • Microsoft to show off a slew of tablets at CES
    Tablets

    Microsoft to show off a slew of tablets at CES

    By 14 December 2010

    Who knew that the collective noun for a group of tablets was a "slew"? Not us, but that's the word that The New York Times has gone with when it describes just how many slate devices Microsoft will be showing off at CES in January. The report quotes a...

  • Dell Inspiron One 23 hands-on
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    Dell Inspiron One 23 hands-on

    By 26 November 2010

    Announced back in September, the Dell Inspiron One 23 is finally here and that means in the hands of Pocket-lint. For those who can’t tell from the pictures, the new all in one computer from Dell, the Dell Inspiron One 23, sports a 1080p full HD 23-inch...

  • Dell Streak Android 2.2 update hands on
    Phones

    Dell Streak Android 2.2 update hands on

    By 22 November 2010

    Dell has updated its 5-inch Dell Streak tablet-come-phone to Android 2.2 this week, and Pocket-lint has managed to grab a handset off Dell for a quick review to see what’s new and what the update brings users. The biggest change is the introduction...

  • Dell Inspiron Duo hands on
    Laptops

    Dell Inspiron Duo hands on

    By 22 November 2010

    Dell has announced the official launch of the Dell Duo, a device that tries to straddle the gap between a tablet and a netbook. How does it manage to do this? Well as the hands-on photos show, the key to its dual personality is the fairly responsive 10.1-inch...

  • VIDEO: Dell Inspiron Duo official sneak peak
    Laptops

    VIDEO: Dell Inspiron Duo official sneak peak

    By 5 November 2010

    Tablet and notebook cross overs have popped up in the past (Eee PC T91, Lenovo ThinkPad X61) but we don't think we've ever seen one that looks even half as cool as the much anticipated Dell Inspiron Duo. This official teaser video shows the curvy, aqua-blue...

  • Dell XPS: Industry's first ever Skype-certified laptops
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    Dell XPS: Industry's first ever Skype-certified laptops

    By 21 October 2010

    Never wanting to be outdone by the chaps at Cupertino, Dell has chosen the day after the Back to the Mac event to announce its latest XPS laptops - in both 15 and 17-inch sizes. The XPS laptops are designed for "individuals who are passionate about art,...

  • Windows Phone 7: Where to get it on UK launch day
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    Windows Phone 7: Where to get it on UK launch day

    By 20 October 2010

    Microsoft doesn't have any retail stores in the UK, but that's not stopping it attempting to emulate the media circus that Apple normally draws in for its launch events. With that in mind, it's managed to convince Orange to open its flagship Oxford Street...