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  • News: Christmas 2008 technology buyers guide

    It’s been another year of innovation and technological intrigue. PC Advisor outlines the best of the best, bringing you reviews of Best Buy products in six crucial categories.

  • News: Bag a bargain laptop in time for Christmas

    It's often said that there's never a right time to buy a new computer as technology and the components within consumer electronics move on and are updated at such a breakneck pace. Consequently, the PC, laptop, satnav or audio player you buy today will seem slow, lacking in memory and generally old hat a year or even a few months down the line. There is, however, a right time to bag a technology bargain.

  • News: Micron SSD offers 1GB/sec throughput

    Memory maker Micron plans to launch a high-end solid-state disk (SSD) drive supporting 1GB/sec. throughput within the next year.

  • News: Asus Bamboo U6 laptop officially launches

    Asus plans to debut its nature-friendly bamboo-cased laptop on Saturday at Taiwan's IT Month exhibition.

  • News: Asus promises £130 Eee PC for 2009

    Asus announced today that it plans to release a $200 (£130) netbook next year, two years after it announced the first Eee PC at Computex 2007 with the promise that the mini laptop would be available at that price point.

  • News: Windows XP demand boosts used PC market

    A new market for used PCs is thriving because people want to get licensed copies of Windows XP, according to industry analysts and hardware suppliers

  • News: 40-hour laptop batteries coming next year

    Laptop batteries could soon last for 40 hours between charges, if technology being developed by display screen technology developer Mary Lou Jepsen comes to fruition.

  • News: $599 Apple 'netbook' to launch in early 2009

    Apple's first 'Mac netbook' will hit the market in the first half of 2009, according to Technology Business Research analyst Ezra Gottheil. However, the analyst said Apple is unlikely to take on the likes of the Asus Eee PC and Acer one when it comes to price or form factor.

  • News: AMD fast-tracks Phenom II DDR3 support

    AMD could bring DDR3 memory support to Phenom II desktops earlier than it had projected, the company said on Monday.

  • News: Lenovo Remote Disable kills laptops by text

    Lenovo plans to announce today a new technology allowing laptop users to shut down their machines remotely by sending a text message

  • News: Carphone Warehouse adds software to broadband deals

    The Carphone Warehouse has announced that laptops purchased as part of broadband bundles, will come pre-loaded with anti-virus and security software as well as an office suite.

  • News: Warning over 'dramatic rise' in Windows attacks

    Windows users have been warned of a sharp jump in online attacks that appear to be targeting a recently patched bug in Microsoft's operating system.

  • News: TV Licence: What you need to know

    You can't escape the adverts on TV, on the radio and even on billboards from TV Licensing warning you that it's illegal to watch television without a valid licence and if you are caught without one you will be fined up to £1,000.

  • News: Samsung starts 256GB SSD production

    Samsung has started mass producting 256GB solid-state drives (SSDs), which could make their way into laptops in a few months.

  • News: HP TouchSmart tx2 is first multi-touch laptop

    HP has unveiled the TouchSmart tx2 - its first touchscreen convertible laptop for consumers

  • News: Microsoft kills OneCare; plans free antivirus

    Microsoft plans to exit the paid-for antivirus software market, killing off Windows Live OneCare and announcing a free replacement called Morro

  • News: Fix for MacBook trackpad flaw released

    Apple has updated its MacBook and MacBook laptops with new firmware that addresses an issue where clicks are not being recognised.

  • Video: Intel launches Core i7 processor

    Several hundred PC hobbyists came to Tokyo'a Akihabara electronics district late Saturday night as Intel kicked off worldwide sales of its new Core i7 processor.

  • News: HP enraged by 'Vista Capable' changes

    Emails that show HP was enraged by Microsoft's decision to loosen the requirements for its ‘Vista Capable' marketing campaign, have been made public.

  • News: Queues form for Intel Core i7 release

    Intel's Core i7 desktop chips are now available, bringing to market a series of processors that are significantly more powerful than any of the company's current desktop products

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