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Smartphone attempts to do 7.1 surround sound

Smartphone attempts to do 7.1 surround sound

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We've seen mobiles add everything from cameras, GPS right through to acting as a compass - now a handset in Hong Kong is trying to be a sound system. Featuring a staggering 7.1 audio, which if the photos illustrate it accurately the information is not... >>

RAC offering premium discounts for satnav users

RAC offering premium discounts for satnav users

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Using a mobile phone maybe concidered one of the most dangerous things to do in the car, but using your satnav not supposedly. The RAC has begun offering premium discounts for motorists who use satellite navigation equipment. According to the breakdown... >>

Drivers shirking maintenance duties

Drivers shirking maintenance duties

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British drivers are not carrying out basic motor vehicle checks and maintenance because they fear increasingly complex automotive technology. An RAC report suggests that motorists are becoming too reliant on other people to fix problems and more than... >>

Asus MyPal A639 combines GPS and PDA functions

Asus MyPal A639 combines GPS and PDA functions

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Asus has launched a new handheld device that combines the utility of a satnav device with the functions of a PDA. The MyPal A639 GPS PDA comes with 1GB of flash memory so that maps and other data can be stored on the device. The swivel antenna means that... >>

Fujitsu Siemens goes light with new Loox PDA

Fujitsu Siemens goes light with new Loox PDA

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Fujitsu Siemens is hoping to keep up its fight against HP and Palm with a upgrade to its LOOX 700 model. The company has announced a new version of its PDA range that is claiming to be the lightest handheld on the market. The new Pocket LOOX C550 weights... >>

3GSM 2006: Fujitsu Siemens launches new Pocket LOOX T Series

3GSM 2006: Fujitsu Siemens launches new Pocket LOOX T Series

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Fujitsu Siemens has launched two new smartphones at the 3GSM conference in Barcelona, Spain. The new handsets, the T810 and T830 will form a new range entitled Loox T, and come with a host of features that will put it up against Sony Ericsson's P990 handset.... >>

PDA wristwatch makes UK debut

PDA wristwatch makes UK debut

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A watch that was thought to be at the end of its shelf life not 6 months after launch has made it to the UK. The Palm Powered Fossil Watch allows users to keep track of addresses, appointments, memos and more. The Abacus Wrist PDA will come with customisable... >>

HP launches new iPAQ models

HP launches new iPAQ models

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HP has launched a range of new iPAQ models and a mobile printer as it hopes to strengthen its offering in the run up to Christmas. HP today announced that it is expanding its mobile offerings with the HP iPAQ rx1950 series Pocket PC, enhanced HP iPAQ... >>

Palm turn to Microsoft to power new Treo range

Palm turn to Microsoft to power new Treo range

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Palm has announced that it has turned to Microsoft to power its latest offering in its Treo range in the US. The new Treo (touted around the web as the Treo 700w) uses the Windows Mobile 5.0 operating system and will have Outlook Mobile, Office Mobile... >>

Nokia goes Linux with Nokia 770 Internet Tablet

Nokia goes Linux with Nokia 770 Internet Tablet

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Nokia has introduced its first device in the new Internet Tablet category, the Nokia 770 Internet Tablet, at the LinuxWorld Summit in New York. The Nokia 770 Internet Tablet is a dedicated device optimized for internet browsing and email. The Nokia 770... >>