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  • News: RIM LTE, HSPA+ BlackBerry PlayBook tablets this year

    Research In Motion (RIM) announced plans for two new versions of its PlayBook tablet at the World Mobile Congress on Monday -- although it hasn't even begun selling the two models it has already announced. PlayBooks for LTE (Long-Term Evolution) and 3G HSPA+ networks and will go on sale by the end of year, joining the Wi-Fi and WiMax models that RIM plans to begin selling next month.

  • News: 295 exabytes of data stored around the world

    Scientists have estimated that in 2007, 295 exabytes of data was being stored around the world.

  • News: Algeria thought to have cut off internet access

    Reports out of Algeria say the North African country has shut down internet access and eliminated Facebook accounts as pro-democracy protesters seek to topple the government much as Egyptians did in their nation this week.

  • How-Tos: How to leave a job with your personal tech intact

    The ability to switch ethically and legally from one job to another has always been something of an art.

  • How-Tos: How to protect your PC from data disasters

    Reformatting and restoring a PC is no fun, but you can use it as an opportunity to implement a bulletproof backup system - not to mention optimise your system so it runs like new.

  • News: How Facebook mucks up office life

    Imagine walking into a meeting and encountering not just your current co-workers, but all your colleagues and managers from jobs past, along with your spouse, your drinking buddies, and, off in a corner, your adolescent son, busy telling your boss how many hours he logs in every day playing Grand Theft Auto.

  • News: Apple to launch low-cost iPhone

    Apple is thought to be preparing to launch a a low-cost version of the iPhone.

  • News: Google boosts log-in protection for its users

    Google will offer its hundreds of millions of users the option of adding a second verification step when signing into their accounts, to complement the existing password-only authentication mechanism.

  • News: Chinese accused of huge attack on energy sector

    Chinese hackers have been accused of launching a major cyberattack against Western energy companies that appears to have resulted in the theft of an unknown number of highly sensitive documents.

  • Overboard Adventure Messenger laptop bag

    Outdoor sports gear company Overboard is moving from the wilderness into the boardroom, judging by its new Adventure Messenger bags for urban warriors.

  • News: 69% of office workers can't send emails over 10MB in size

    More than two thirds (69 percent) of office staff can not send or receive emails larger than 10MB in size, says Virgin Media Business.

  • News: In pictures: HP TouchPad

    HP has announced a tablet PC it hopes will rival the Apple iPad. The HP TouchPad will run the Palm WebOS, and feature a 9.7in touchscreen. Here we publish the first pictures of the HP TouchPad.

  • Acer U5200 3D projector

    Acer has unveiled a short-throw projector that includes support for 3D. The Acer U5200 requires a projection distance of just 13cm in order to display an image 77in tall – a feat involving the use of a mirror.

  • News: 72% of office workers praise 'stylish' PC

    More than seven in ten (72 percent) of office workers claim the most stylish piece of equipment on their desk is their PC, says Lexmark.

  • News: Gov't urged to speed up rural broadband trials

    The government has come under fire after work on four trials that hope to bring superfast broadband to rural areas.

  • News: Tablet forecast bad news for netbooks

    Nearly 56 million tablets are expected to be produced in 2011. A new report from DisplaySearch uses information and trends from the display manufacturing industry to forecast an increase of more than 200 percent over 2010 tablet shipments.

  • News: Smartphone malware on the up

    Malware aimed at smartphones rose by 46 percent in 2010 compared to the previous year, says McAfee.

  • News: UK battles against targeted cyberattacks

    UK government officials have come under sustained and targeted attack from malware in recent months, Foreign Secretary William Hague has confirmed in a speech at the Munich Security Conference.

  • News: Vodafone to stock Google's Nexus S

    Vodafone has confirmed it will stock, the Nexus S, Google's successor to the Nexus One smartphone, later this year.

  • News: Microsoft adds phony email to your Hotmail account

    Microsoft recently announced a new feature that lets you create and maintain multiple phony Hotmail addresses from your main Hotmail account.



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