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  • Microsoft Windows Phone 7  review
    Phones 4 out of 5

    Microsoft Windows Phone 7 review

    By 18 October 2010

    Built from the ground up with a “relentless focus on the consumer”, Windows Phone 7 finds Microsoft trying to re-assert itself in a market it practically invented and catastrophically lost a grip on. Failure to develop and evolve saw Windows Mobile...

  • Windows Phone 7 - photos, first looks and all the coverage
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    Windows Phone 7 - photos, first looks and all the coverage

    By 13 October 2010

    It's been busy times here at Pocket-lint since Windows Phone 7 was launched. The minute the starting gun went off, we had our team on the ground snapping real life shots and getting their paws capacitive-screen deep in all the phones and the software....

  • HTC 7 Pro vs LG Optimus 7Q vs Dell Venue Pro
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    HTC 7 Pro vs LG Optimus 7Q vs Dell Venue Pro

    By 13 October 2010

    The Windows Phone 7 handset manufactures did enough of their homework to make sure that they catered for as many people as possible, and one of those groups that might well have a smile on their faces is those who love a full, hard QWERTY keyboard. We’ve...

  • First Look: Dell Venue Pro review
    Phones 0 out of 5

    First Look: Dell Venue Pro review

    By 13 October 2010

    Windows Phone 7 is all about the consumer isn't it? There can't be any room for a QWERTY based smartphone aimed at business folk surely? In steps the Dell Venue Pro, a rather different and refreshing smarpthone offering from Dell. While the Dell Venue...

  • Dell Venue Pro hands on
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    Dell Venue Pro hands on

    By 11 October 2010

    Hiding on the "business" floor at the London Windows Phone 7 launch event was the Dell Venue Pro 7 not due in the UK till November, but here nonetheless to be caught on our Sigma 28-70mm lens for you to see. So what do you get? Well as the pictures show,...

  • Windows Phone 7 - all the phones, all the details
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    Windows Phone 7 - all the phones, all the details

    By 11 October 2010

    The day has come, the press conference conferenced and Windows Phone 7 is finally upon and all over us. Should you have been caught up in the wave of feeling towards Microsoft’s hero OS, then you might be thinking what your next mobile move might be...

  • Steve Ballmer launches Windows Phone 7 - Dell joins party
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    Steve Ballmer launches Windows Phone 7 - Dell joins party

    By 11 October 2010

    Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer, has officially launched Windows Phone 7, and is keen to stress that the new operating system is quite unlike anything else already on the market: "We have built, with our partners, a very different kind of phone," he said...

  • Windows Phone 7 - the story so far...
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    Windows Phone 7 - the story so far...

    By 8 October 2010

    Windows Phone 7 is just around the corner. With a breath or two to go until the big do, the action on the net is getting hotter than a jalapeno on the surface of the sun. There have been months of craziness, rumours and here-say since we first got a look...

  • Dell prepares 10-inch tablet to follow 7-incher
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    Dell prepares 10-inch tablet to follow 7-incher

    By 29 September 2010

    Following Michael Dell's announcement last week that his company would be releasing a 7-inch tablet to follow up the 5-inch Dell Streak, reports now suggest that a 10-inch offering could also be on the horizon. The Wall Street Journal quotes Dell Greater...

  • Windows Phone 7 goes live in UK, Europe on 21 October
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    Windows Phone 7 goes live in UK, Europe on 21 October

    By 26 September 2010

    Windows Phone 7 smartphones will be available from 21 October in Spain according to sources "familiar with the matter". elEconomista.es, a Spanish financial website is claiming that just 10 days after the global launch Vodafone, Orange and MoviStar will...

  • Dell 7-inch tablet
    Tablets

    Dell 7-inch tablet

    By 24 September 2010

    Oracle has released a highlights video of Michael Dell's keynote speech from earlier in the week at the Oracle OpenWorld. That's great I hear you cry, but why should I care? Well because mid-way through his presentation the CEO and founder of Dell, whips...

  • Dell updates Zino HD and Inspiron One
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    Dell updates Zino HD and Inspiron One

    By 23 September 2010

    When the CEO isn't showing off prototype tablets, the rest of Dell is busy launching new all-in-one consumer focused desktop computers and a new range of behind-the-TV friendly Zino HD range. That's right, Dell has added to the Inspiron family with a...

  • Dell shows off second tablet
    Tablets

    Dell shows off second tablet

    By 22 September 2010

    Michael Dell, CEO and founder of Dell, has teased the audience at an Oracle conference on Wednesday by confirming that the company is working on a 7-inch Android powered tablet. Although Dell didn't provide any further details at the conference in San...

  • Dell Duo: The netbook that thinks its a tablet
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    Dell Duo: The netbook that thinks its a tablet

    By 18 September 2010

    The trouble with a tablet is that when it comes to typing, well you're left with an on-screen option, which just isn't going to be as fast as the QWERTY keyboard offering that you know and love. Dell's latest concept, shown off at Intel's Developer Forum...

  • Ten best netbooks for students
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    Ten best netbooks for students

    By 13 September 2010

    While there’s been a lot of chat of late about tablets being the next big thing in the portable, lightweight computer space, right now the average consumer still can’t beat a netbook. Small, capable, easily toted around and in most cases, affordable,...

  • EXCLUSIVE: Windows Phone 7 launching 11 October
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    EXCLUSIVE: Windows Phone 7 launching 11 October

    By 9 September 2010

    Multiple sources familiar with the matter have confirmed to Pocket-lint that Microsoft will launch its new mobile operating system, Windows Phone 7, on 11 October 2010. Pocket-lint has learnt that the Redmond-based company will use New York as the global...

  • Windows Phone 7 goes gold
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    Windows Phone 7 goes gold

    By 2 September 2010

    The launch of Microsoft's new mobile operating system Windows Phone 7 has edged a little bit closer following the news that the OS has gone gold. "Today is the day that the Windows Phone team has been driving towards, and we’re very excited to say...

  • Dell Aero goes on sale in US
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    Dell Aero goes on sale in US

    By 25 August 2010

    The Dell Aero has finally gone on sale over in the States, with AT&T offering "one of the lightest Android smartphones" for $99.99 on a 2-year contract or $299.99 contract free. But the device is already coming under fire for being lightweight in other...

  • Windows Phone 7 launch phones: The complete rumoured line-up
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    Windows Phone 7 launch phones: The complete rumoured line-up

    By 20 August 2010

    According to a chat Pocket-lint had with Microsoft back in July, there should be five launch partners for Windows Phone 7 handsets when the new mobile phone operating system launches later this year. Those manufacturers were confirmed as Dell, Samsung,...

  • Dell Thunder prototype yanked from development, inspected
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    Dell Thunder prototype yanked from development, inspected

    By 20 August 2010

    Early prototypes of the Dell Thunder, Dell's latest Android handset, have turned up at Engadget's offices ahead of an official launch expected to be sometime before Christmas. Although the handset, according to an un-named source (read someone working...

  • VIDEO: Dell Thunder rains into view
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    VIDEO: Dell Thunder rains into view

    By 12 August 2010

    The Dell Streak is a great hybrid slate/phone device, but therein lies its problem as well - it's not quite sure what it is and people might be put off by its identity crisis. If only there was a device like the Dell Streak, with plenty of screen real...

  • Dell takes pop at Apple in latest campaign
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    Dell takes pop at Apple in latest campaign

    By 9 August 2010

    Dell has come out all guns a blazing in its latest campaign for the Studio line of notebooks - with its targets well and truly set in the direction of Cupertino. "Apples to Apples" is a less than subtle dig at Apple, which highlights the savings that...

  • iPad vs the tablet - Who's planning to take on Apple and with what
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    iPad vs the tablet - Who's planning to take on Apple and with what

    By 4 August 2010

    With over 3m iPad's sold already and queues in Apple shops around the world still forming to get the Apple tablet, what are its competitors doing to combat the new phenomenon of portable computing? While some have been cagey about what plans they have,...

  • Dell Streak: Streaking towards the States
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    Dell Streak: Streaking towards the States

    By 27 July 2010

    The Dell Streak's US launch has been a long time coming. After all, on this side of the Atlantic we have been able to get the mammoth phone/tablet for a couple of months now - and we've even been able to get an unlocked version since the end of June....

  • Dell goes Neo Mobile for Inspiron M101z notebook
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    Dell goes Neo Mobile for Inspiron M101z notebook

    By 27 July 2010

    Dell has followed up the popular Inspiron 11z notebook with the Inspiron M101z - and has decided to go with AMD's Athlon II Neo Mobile processors for the machine. You can choose whether to go for the single core or dual core version of the CPU, both come...