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  • News: Brits think technology more important than holidays

    Two in five Brits would rather slash their holiday and eating out budgets in a bid to beat recession, rather than cut the money they spend on technology, says Ofcom.

  • News: Sony Party-shot automates camera composition

    Auto focus, auto flash, scene selection and even smile detection. Today's cameras have automated just about everything involved in snapping a picture but still require someone to point them. Not any longer. Sony has developed a base unit for cameras that swivels them around through 360 degrees and tilts them up and down to follow people in a room and, when the time is right, snap a picture.

  • Video: Sanyo's Eneloop solar booster can revive dead gadgets

    These solar panels are the latest addition to Sanyo's Eneloop range of eco-power products.

  • Opinion: 7 tech combos we'd like to see

    Nikon's Coolpix S1000pj digital camera with a built-in projector sounds as good as peanut butter and chocolate. Why didn't anyone think of this sooner? And If a point-and-shoot camera can double as a video projector, what other tech marriages are possible? Here are a few combinations we'd like to see.

  • News: Toshiba to launch fuel cell charger for phones

    Toshiba plans to launch an external battery charger based on a DMFC (direct methanol fuel cell) in the next two months, its new president said on Wednesday.

  • News: INQ launches two Twitter smartphones

    Mobile phone outfit INQ Mobile has launched two low-cost smartphones that feature tight integration with social-networking site Twitter, it said on Tuesday.

  • News: Sanyo launches solar charger for gadgets

    Running out of power while on the road is something every gadget user has to deal with at sometime but a new portable solar charging system from Sanyo Electric could help in such situations.

  • News: Toshiba to launch faster SD cards next year

    Toshiba is planning to launch a range of SD cards that offer faster data read and write speeds in 2010.

  • News: Nikon launches world's first projector camera

    Nikon's Coolpix S1000pj can project images up to 40in in size

  • News: MS ports iPhone apps to Windows Mobile

    Microsoft has published a case study detailing how to port an iPhone application to its Windows Mobile platform as it prepares to launch an online store for mobile applications to compete with Apple.

  • News: Apple patents iPhone nano design

    A new patent has emerged that suggests Apple has been thinking about an iPhone nano.

  • News: Apple fixes iPhone SMS flaw

    Apple has patched the SMS vulnerability that allowed hackers to control iPhones. The release notes of the 3.0.1 update were short and to the point: "Fixes SMS vulnerability" for the iPhone 3G and 3GS.

  • Video: Computers rival pencil & paper at Campus Technology

    Exhibitors at this year’s Campus Technology Conference in Boston dropped the pencil and paper in favor of tablet PCs, netbooks and full fledged laptops for use in education.

  • News: Apple iTablet to stimulate 'music booklet' sales

    Rumours of an imminent 'Apple iTablet' refuse to go away, with the iPod maker reportedly in talks with book publishers and record industry executives over content for the device, according to the Financial Times.

  • Rovio Wi-Fi webcam robot

    We'd love to say that the Rovio Wi-Fi robot has an immensely practical purpose such as doing your household chores and taking the dog for a stroll, but the £299 required to acquire this hugger-mugger will be pure indulgence.

  • News: Spotify iPhone app to appear this week?

    Swedish music streaming service Spotify could be making an app for Apple iPhones available this week.

  • Opinion: Apple iTablet: Spec and price predictions

    If Apple doesn't introduce a tablet computer soon, we'll all be sorely disappointed. With all the ongoing speculation about the supposed iPod-on-steroids, I feel like the device is already here.

  • News: Apple Tablet to run on Verizon 4G network?

    Verizon Wireless is to speed up the roll-out of its 4G network in the US, possibly in conjunction with the release of a new Apple 'iTablet' device, according to a TechCrunch report.

  • News: The top five iPhone 3GS apps

    Apple's latest software for the iPhone - iPhone OS 3.0, has added a wealth of new capabilities to the smartphone. Among them push notifications and MMS support.

  • Video: Hitachi mobile phone records HD video

    High-def video recording is the main feature on Hitachi's latest handset for Japan, the second phone to-date to have the technology.

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