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  • News: Mobility, cloud, analytics to reshape IT in 2012

    Gartner says global IT spending growth will be essentially flat in 2012. IDC is more bullish, estimating 6.9% growth, driven by investments in smartphones, media tablets, mobile networks, social networking, and big data analytics.

  • Opinion: CES 2012: 5 Trends To Watch

    The Consumer Electronics Show kicks off in Las Vegas next Tuesday, and gadget makers are getting ready to show off their latest tech products for the coming year.

  • Opinion: Windows 8 'Clover Trail' Tablets Expected After Mid-2012

    Two more names were added Monday to the growing list of Windows 8 tablet makers: Acer and Lenovo.

  • News: Apple's 8th day of Christmas gift is - free music

    Today's 12 Days of Christmas offer is the single 'Gotta Be You' by One Direction, runners up in the seventh series of X Factor. The single was first released on 11 November 2011.

  • Hannspree Apple digital photo frame

    Digital photo frames used to come in at £150 or so; these days, you can get a funky 7in frame such as the Hannspree one for £35

  • News: Edit your Christmas pics with Snapseed, free today

    Apple's giveaway for the seventh day of Christmas is Snapseed from Nik Software. Edit your photos.

  • News: Get ready to party with Apple's New Year's Eve free music download

    Download today's free track on iTunes

  • News: Google Pulls 'Official' Siri App from Android Market

    Google has reportedly yanked an app masquerading as Siri, Apple's voice command personal assistant software, from the Android marketplace.

  • News: 2012 Tech Outlook: A Look at What's Ahead

    The new year promises we'll see a tech revolution, from smartphones capable of making payments to printers handling Web and e-mail printing with greater ease to the launch of the Windows 8 operating system. Laptops, cameras, and the components in our devices will also improve (supposedly) by leaps and bounds. Here's a rundown of what to expect in 2012.

  • News: Siri Knock-Offs Invade Android Market

    Apple has no plans to bring Siri to other platforms, but that's not stopping some Android app developers from ripping off the product, right down to the icons and sound effects.

  • News: Qbo Meets Qbo; Robot Flirtation Commences

    Last time we saw Qbo, it all about the little robot that could "recognize" itself in the mirror in an experiment by the Corpra scientists. As promised, in the team's next step for their robot-consciousness experiments, they've brought together two Qbos that can recognize each other and have a little conversation.

  • News: 2011's top stories: iPhone 5

    This year Macworld readers wanted to know about the secret details of the iPhone 5, which we know now, was in fact iPhone 4S. From lost prototypes, to leaked specifications, the internet was awash with on-going speculations of what the iPhone 5 would look like and what it would be able to do.

  • News: CMOS Is Winning the Camera Sensor Battle, and Here's Why

    Camera-equipped cell phones and digital cameras are packing in abundant video-capture options and in-camera extras, thanks to image sensors that consume less power while delivering high performance and advanced features.

  • News: When Will LG's 84-Inch 4K TV Go Mainstream? Maybe Never

    Higher TV resolution is always better, right? Not if your television screen is too tiny to do justice to the millions of pixels at your disposal, and if "high speed" Internet bandwidth is too slow to deliver said resolution to the average consumer.

  • Opinion: Humans Gifted With Wings, Thanks to HTC and Wiimote Hack

    On a regular basis, thousands of people are able to fly all over the world. While flight may not be physical human attribute, it's possible thanks to extraordinary mechanical engineering and the airplane. Okay, so flying in a metal tube isn't exactly the same as flapping one's arms or sprouting feathers in order to fly, but one man is finding a way to make this a possibility, armed with a smartphone and controller.

  • Opinion: Photographer Replaces His DSLR's Translucent Mirror With Saran Wrap

    If you are a DSLR owner like me, you are probably also deathly afraid of even looking at your camera's innards. Whenever I change a lens I make doubly sure to keep the body pointed downwards at all times, and I will immediately send it back to Nikon (no matter the cost) if I ever need the sensor or mirror cleaned.

  • News: 2011 in review: The year in iOS

    In 2011, as in 2010, iOS received a lot of attention from Apple. Apple introduced significant updates to its flagship iOS devices--the iPad and the iPhone. It added a new buying option to the App Store, perhaps rescuing the magazine industry in the process. It premiered an insanely powerful and brilliantly designed piece of software that proved unequivocally that iOS devices aren't just for consumption. And, of course, the company unveiled a significant upgrade to its touch-based operating system itself. And then a not-so-tiny upstart named Amazon tried to leap into the tablet computing fray, too.

  • Test Centre: Group test: what's the best online music service?

    PC Advisor reviews the best digital music services.

  • News: 2011's top stories: iPhone 4S

    When the launch date of the iPhone 5 arrived, the world held its breath and watched, as the fifth generation iPhone was in fact revealed to be the 4S. Our Live Feed of Apple's, "Let's Talk iPhone" event, on 4 October, was one of the most read stories here this year.

  • Opinion: The Week in iOS Accessories: All the colors of a rainbow

    Did you get a new iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch over the holidays that you want to accessorize? Or maybe you want to use some of your holiday bounty to give your old device new capabilities? Every week we round up the latest in iOS accessories. This week's offerings include headphones for kids, easy charging solutions, car mounts, and more.



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