Product Red archive

  • Apple has contributed $65 million to (PRODUCT) RED through sponsored products
    Gadgets

    Apple has contributed $65 million to (PRODUCT) RED through sponsored products

    By 27 September 2013

    Apple is leading contributions to RED, an organisation focused on beating Aids, tuberculosis, and malaria worldwide, raising $65 million through its products for the RED foundation. Apple has long been associated with RED. Bono, the U2 frontman and one...

  • Special edition Monster Beats gives a little back
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    Special edition Monster Beats gives a little back

    By 10 May 2010

    Monster, Beats by Dr. Dre, Lady Gaga and (PRODUCT) RED have teamed up to create special edition Beats Solo HD heaphones. And for every sale, Monster will donate $5 to the Global Fund to help eliminate AIDS in Africa. The over-ear headphones themselves...

  • Shazam goes PRODUCT RED
    Phones

    Shazam goes PRODUCT RED

    By 24 November 2009

    Shazam has announced it's going (PRODUCT)RED with a special charity edition app now available for the iPhone on the App Store. Offering the same music discovery features as the premium Shazam Encore app, there's also new content related to (PRODUCT)RED....

  • iPod nano colour options
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    iPod nano colour options

    By 9 September 2009

    Here's a few quick snaps of the colour options now available when you pick up one of the new iPod nanos. There are nine to choose from, including a "Product Red" option. They comprise of white, black, purple, blue, green, yellow, orange, red and pink....

  • Dell includes Minis in Product Red range
    Online

    Dell includes Minis in Product Red range

    By 21 May 2009

    Dell has announced that all cherry red Minis are now part of the Dell (PRODUCT) RED portfolio, and Dell will contribute $5 of the purchase price of a (PRODUCT) RED Mini to the Global Fund to help eliminate AIDS in Africa. It seems this is also the case...

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

    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...

  • (RED)WIRE music service to launch 1 December
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    (RED)WIRE music service to launch 1 December

    By 28 November 2008

    On 1 December, which is also World Aids Day, MSN will launch new music service (RED)WIRE. The service, that we've reported on previously as coming soon, is part of the larger, Bono-backed (RED) charity effort that treats people with AIDS in Africa. On...

  • Dell launches (Product) Red laptops
    Laptops

    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...

  • Product (RED) iPhone 3G in the works?
    Phones

    Product (RED) iPhone 3G in the works?

    By 25 July 2008

    It's being reported that Apple is prepping a Product (RED) version of the iPhone 3G in time for the "holidays" in the States. Supposedly from an unconfirmed insider source, it's not a great leap to imagine Apple adding such a device to the RED line-up...

  • Product (RED) plans music service
    Audio

    Product (RED) plans music service

    By 1 July 2008

    Product (RED), the Bono-run charity that helps those with AIDS in Africa, is planning to launch a music subscription service. Subscribers will pay $5 a month to get three pieces of media every month, the first will be one track from a leading artist -...

  • Dell and Microsoft to launch Product Red PCs
    Laptops

    Dell and Microsoft to launch Product Red PCs

    By 23 January 2008

    Reuters is reporting that Dell and Microsoft are teaming up to launch Product Red computers. Money from each PC sold will go to fund AIDS medication programmes in Africa. Dell will apparently begin to sell the special laptops (an XPS M1330 and a M1530)...

  • Motorola adds MOTORAZR V3i to RED project
    Phones

    Motorola adds MOTORAZR V3i to RED project

    By 5 December 2006

    Motorola has released another mobile to its (MOTO)RED portfolio. The red MOTORAZR V3i is joining previous RED handsets in the effort to combat AIDS in Africa. Available exclusively through The Carphone Warehouse, the handset manufacturer and retailer...

  • Apple adds to RED iPod nanos with 8GB version
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    Apple adds to RED iPod nanos with 8GB version

    By 3 November 2006

    After recently launching a red iPod nano for Bono’s RED project to help AIDS patients in Africa, Apple has quietly added an 8GB red nano to its lineup. The original red nano was only 4GB in size, but it seems Apple aims to give people more choice in...

  • Bono and Oprah Winfrey to launch iPod nano for RED
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    Bono and Oprah Winfrey to launch iPod nano for RED

    By 13 October 2006

    It’s about time, Apple Bono will introduce a new iPod model on the Oprah Winfrey Show today to benefit his RED project that aims to fight HIV and AIDS in Africa. The iPod will be a special-edition red 4GB iPod nano, to retail worldwide for $199, $10...

  • Audio

    Schoolboy sports wear - it is not all about Nike, surely?

    By 31 May 2006

    With the FIFA World Cup just round the corner, we see one of those childhood brands come forward in a major way – Umbro. Which got us at Pocket-lint thinking – where are the rest of the playground classics? Yes, Umbro was, and still is, a major football...

  • Customise your ride with Burton's Series 13
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    Customise your ride with Burton's Series 13

    By 25 May 2006

    Snowboarding is all about style. It doesn't matter whether you can ride or not - as long as you look the bomb. Last year, Burton pioneered the first-ever customised board programme, Series 13, as the ultimate tool for riders’ self expression. This season,...

  • Rat Race returns to the streets
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    Rat Race returns to the streets

    By 24 May 2006

    The Rat Race Urban Adventure, supported by Columbia Sportswear, is set to take the UK’s cities by storm this year as it hits the streets of Bristol, Edinburgh and Manchester with hundreds of urban adventure racers running, jumping, climbing and abseiling...

  • Pink Serfas pump for girly cyclists
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    Pink Serfas pump for girly cyclists

    By 24 May 2006

    Girls like cycling, and some like it a little too much. Some are so serious about it, they scare their male counterparts. Not only scare, but also sometimes beat. The biggest complaint, it seems, from female cyclists, is the lack of colour options when...

  • Converse launch Product Red All Star Africa Mudcloth shoe
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    Converse launch Product Red All Star Africa Mudcloth shoe

    By 22 May 2006

    Converse will launch its first global product to support (Product) Red in the form of an exclusive limited edition Chuck Taylor All Star African Mudcloth shoe. Designed in collaboration with acclaimed UK designer Giles Deacon and with only 600 pairs available...