IFA2010 archive

  • Sony iTunes rival set for IFA launch
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    Sony iTunes rival set for IFA launch

    By 1 September 2010

    According to a report in the Financial Times, Sony is all set to launch an iTunes competitor over in Berlin at its IFA press conference. The subscription based music and video service is reportedly on course for a 2011 launch, with deals with the major...

  • Elonex ebook: The next chapter in ebook readers and tablets?
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    Elonex ebook: The next chapter in ebook readers and tablets?

    By 31 August 2010

    PC maker Elonex are the latest company to confirm they will be launching multiple ebooks and tablets at IFA 2010, when the show starts on Thursday. In an invite to Pocket-lint detailing their new announcement and inviting us to the company's show stand,...

  • Archos floods Android tablet market with 5 new models starting at £99
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    Archos floods Android tablet market with 5 new models starting at £99

    By 31 August 2010

    We've already told you Archos were readying the launch of five new tablets for IFA 2010, and now they are official with the company confirming five, yes five, new Android powered tablets including one that is under £100. The tablets, which all run Android...

  • Hannspree 10-incher joins the IFA tablet party
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    Hannspree 10-incher joins the IFA tablet party

    By 31 August 2010

    The latest IFA tablet rumours centre around a 10-inch device that Hannspree is said to be unveiling at the show, and we at Pocket-lint have just received word from our Hannspree contact regarding the (at present, still unofficial) specs of the device....

  • The future is here: LG debuts 31-inch 3D OLED TV at IFA 2010
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    The future is here: LG debuts 31-inch 3D OLED TV at IFA 2010

    By 31 August 2010

    It seems that details of one of the superstars of the forthcoming IFA consumer electronics convention in Berlin has made its way onto the 'net, a full 3 days before the show begins. LG is to be the first manufacturer to successfully introduce a big screen...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #15
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #15

    By 31 August 2010

    The strange guitar image slapped onto the front of the Apple Special Event invite concerns Rik, Dan and Stuart as they ponder what Steve Jobs has up his black, polo-neck's sleeves. And they look forward to the biggest consumer electronics bazaar that...

  • LG LEX8: Thin and packed with Nano Lighting Technology
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    LG LEX8: Thin and packed with Nano Lighting Technology

    By 30 August 2010

    LG will showcase the LEX8 television at this year's IFA later this week the company has confirmed. Previewing the latest television ahead of its official announcement on Thursday, the next generation of flat panel television will feature NANO Lighting...

  • Toshiba Folio 100: Toshiba tablet gets a name and more specs
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    Toshiba Folio 100: Toshiba tablet gets a name and more specs

    By 30 August 2010

    Toshiba's as yet unannounced Android tablet has got a name thanks to some detective work by the chaps over at NetbookItalia. According to the site, the Folio 100 will also come with a docking station (just like the iPad and the Samsung Galaxy Tab) and...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab accessories detailed
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab accessories detailed

    By 30 August 2010

    We know; you are excited to be getting the chance to get a tablet that doesn't have an "i" in front of the name, thanks to the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Tab later this week on 2 September at the start of IFA in Berlin. However, are you excited enough...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab turns up in Israel testing phone calls
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab turns up in Israel testing phone calls

    By 30 August 2010

    By the time the Samsung Galaxy Tab officially launches at IFA in Berlin on Thursday 2 September it seems we will know virtually everything about it, thanks to further leaks online over the weekend. This time it's more pictures of the device in the wild...

  • Spec free 3D viewing on Android tablet
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    Spec free 3D viewing on Android tablet

    By 27 August 2010

    IFA is all set to be a tablet-extravaganza with Samsung certain to announce the Galaxy Tab, ViewSonic to launch Android and dual-boot Android and Windows tablets, and Toshiba said to be readying some devices as well. And Rockchip wants in on the action...

  • ViewSonic Android tablet: Pictures emerge
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    ViewSonic Android tablet: Pictures emerge

    By 27 August 2010

    Earlier this week, we at Pocket-lint brought you the news that ViewSonic is planning a big (well, little in size but big in attitude) tablet launch at IFA. And now we've been sent these pics from our inside man, showing off a ViewSonic tablet in all of...

  • What's hiding in the Apple Special Event invite?
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    What's hiding in the Apple Special Event invite?

    By 25 August 2010

    Apple's now formally announced it is holding a special event on the 1 September to, as the invite suggests, launch new music related products. That, we know. What we don't know, however, is what's hiding in the image the company has sent out. Putting...

  • Apple special event confirmed for 1 September
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    Apple special event confirmed for 1 September

    By 25 August 2010

    Apple has announced that it is to hold a "special event" on 1 September, with an invite being sent to select journalists, ending speculation of when the company would hold its annual music device-focused press conference. The event kicks off at 6pm...

  • Huawei Ideos U8150 to offer cut-price entry to the Froyo party
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    Huawei Ideos U8150 to offer cut-price entry to the Froyo party

    By 25 August 2010

    If you're looking to get in on all the Froyo fun, but can't afford to fork out for a Nexus One, a HTC Desire or even a Samsung Galaxy Tab, then the Huawei Ideos U8150 may be just the handset for you. The U8150 is an Android 2.2 device, with a 2.8-inch...

  • ViewSonic eyes 3D vision on the go
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    ViewSonic eyes 3D vision on the go

    By 23 August 2010

    ViewSonic, as well as announcing that it will be showing off a couple of new tablets at IFA 2010, has also revealed its 3D-based product line-up for the mega-electronics show. The California based electronics company will be displaying a 3D handheld camcorder...

  • Archos readies five new Android tablets for IFA
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    Archos readies five new Android tablets for IFA

    By 23 August 2010

    Wow, it's like a tablet-spaghetti junction on Pocket-lint at the moment with news on new devices flying in from all angles. It's clear that tablets seem set to be one of the main themes at IFA this year with big announcements expected from all the top...

  • Toshiba SmartPad: Pictures leaked?
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    Toshiba SmartPad: Pictures leaked?

    By 23 August 2010

    It's been a tablet heavy news day on Pocket-lint so far. First up we told you all about the latest developments on RIM's BlackPad and then ViewSonic gave us details about its 7- and 10-inch tablets that it is all set to unveil at IFA. And now, Toshiba's...

  • ViewSonic to unleash Android and dual-boot Android and Windows tablets at IFA
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    ViewSonic to unleash Android and dual-boot Android and Windows tablets at IFA

    By 23 August 2010

    ViewSonic has put the feelers out ahead of IFA next month by giving the assembled hacks the heads up to what it will be showing off at the massive tech expo. And amongst all-in-one PCs (VMP74), HD media streamers (VEB625) and LED monitors (VX2450-LED)...

  • Philips GoGear Connect MP3 Player on sale, can someone please let Philips know
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    Philips GoGear Connect MP3 Player on sale, can someone please let Philips know

    By 20 August 2010

    The Philip's Android MP3 player we first heard about back in February has, if you believe Argos, arrived in the UK. The Philips GoGear MP3 player is an Android powered device that will come with a 3.2-inch screen and Google powered innards. The MP3 player...

  • LG 31-inch OLED TV prepped for IFA?
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    LG 31-inch OLED TV prepped for IFA?

    By 18 August 2010

    With just weeks to go before the tech world descends on IFA in Berlin, Germany, to see what the likes of Sony, Samsung, Philips, and LG are launching, word is coming out that LG will be touting a new 31-inch OLED television at the show. Currently LG sells...

  • Samsung hints at its plans for IFA 2010
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    Samsung hints at its plans for IFA 2010

    By 13 August 2010

    Samsung has exclusively told Pocket-lint about its plans for the forthcoming IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, Germany from 3 September. Usually manufacturers are tight-lipped on what might be unveiled during the convention, however, last year...

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab to get IFA unveiling
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab to get IFA unveiling

    By 11 August 2010

    Samsung seems set to officially unleash its tablet to the world at IFA 2010, which begins on 3 September. The device, which has been spotted out in the wild recently, will get its first legitimate public outing at the Berlin expo, a show which has seen...

  • Top five weird gadgets ever seen at IFA
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    Top five weird gadgets ever seen at IFA

    By 9 August 2010

    IFA 2010 is fast approaching and, ahead of this year's show, Pocket-lint has been taking a look back through our IFA archives to find some of the very best moments from this giant Berlin consumer technology event. We've already brought you the greatest...

  • IFA - Best 5 gadgets ever launched at the show
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    IFA - Best 5 gadgets ever launched at the show

    By 30 July 2010

    With IFA 2010 just around the corner, we're taking a look back at the very best gadgets IFA has had to offer over the years gone by. Berlin's consumer electronics show is always stuffed to the very gunnels with the top technology that the world can come...