Forget the iPhone, the Queen's getting a BlackBerry

Royal watchers report that our high-tech 81-year-old monarch is getting a BlackBerry.

She already famously owns an iPod, but is planning to get some BlackBerry goodness into her royal life "so she can e-mail her staff and family and surf the internet while she's on the move between engagements".

Good choice, Queenie, don't forget to visit your favourite gadget news site...