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  • News: Project Kangaroo alpha available in December

    An alpha test version of Project Kangaroo - the TV on dremand service from the BBC, Channel 4 and ITV, will be made available in December, even though the service is still being investigated by the Competition Commission regarding the "competitive effects" of the service.

  • News: Half of TV makers fail recycling test

    Nine out of 17 TV makers surveyed on their recycling programs in the US scored an F grade in a survey by pressure group the Electronics TakeBack Coalition.

  • Video: IL2 Sturmovik Birds of Prey game preview

    Featuring stunning in-game footage of in-air combat, this preview video will whet your appetite for IL2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey, the first console version of the much-vaunted World War II flight simulation series.

  • News: Video: The five worst movies about the internet

    Hundreds of filmmakers have used the internet as a plot device in their movie masterpieces. However, it doesn't always work out well. Here's the five worst net-related films of all time.

  • News: Video: Five great movies about the internet

    Besides revolutionising communication for the masses, the internet has inspired the imaginations of filmmakers worldwide - with wildly divergent results. Here's one film buff's list of the five best net-related films.

  • News: Xbox 360, Wii sales continue to grow

    In the US at least, the games industry seems to be recession proof, growing another 18 points year-over-year in the opening beats of the critical fourth quarter, according to NPD.

  • News: Wii Fit, Apple iPhone, netbooks biggest Christmas gadgets

    Nintendo's wildly popular Wii Fit game is currently the most searched-for product by UK Internet shoppers in the run-up to Christmas. The Wii console is at number two, followed by the Apple iPhone.

  • News: EA Sports Active Wii Fit killer

    Electronic Arts launches EA Sports Active game.

  • Video: Elvenland trailer

    Thick magical fog has its grip on Elvenland, causing the inhabitants to sleep: to wake them you have to connect floral nodes by laying pieces of various colours next to each other. You can download Elvenland from PC Advisor Games.

  • News: BBC iPlayer to be rolled out across the world

    The BBC iPlayer will be rolled-out to the rest of the world.

  • News: Gears of War 2 bugs publicised by Epic

    A list of issues affecting computer game Gears of War 2 has been published by its creator, Epic Games.

  • News: Dixons: 'Stock supplies unaffected by Atradius stance'

    Dixons is scrambling to secure alternative trading terms with several large electronics suppliers, among them Samsung, after credit insurance firm Atradius stopped covering risk on stock sold to the consumer electronics retail giant.

  • News: Sky Player comes to those without TV package

    Sky is making its online video content available to users who don't subscribe to its TV package.

  • News: MGM to post full-length movies on YouTube

    YouTube will announce today that it will host full-length films and television shows from MGM, including classic Western 'The Magnificent Seven'

  • News: ITV merges online and broadcast services

    ITV has announced it is merging its websites and online content with its broadcast service to create a single division.

  • News: Orange: We can't compete with BT Vision

    Orange has put a block on its planned IPTV service as well as reducing its fixed-line broadband roll out across the UK.

  • News: Virgin offers £5-per-month mobile broadband

    Virgin Media claims to have launched the UK's cheapest ever bundled 3G mobile broadband package, with a £5-per-month deal now available to select Virgin customers.

  • News: Sony patents 'Wiimote for PS3'

    Rumours that Sony is preparing to take on Nintendo's motion-sensing Wii controller have been revived after the PlayStation 3 (PS3) maker filed a patent for a technology that uses ultrasonic waves to track a player in 3D space.

  • Video: Beetle Junior 3 trailer

    Beetle Junior 3 is a popular jump & run game. The titular hero Beetle Bug has lost 1,341 buggies and has to rescue them. You guide him through all the levels to pick them up and bring them back home. Some weapons as well as obstacles can help him, monsters make his mission difficult. According to the manufacturer Beetle Junior 3 is 'funny and challenging entertainment for the whole family'. You can download it from PC Advisor Games.

  • Video: World Technology Update - 31 October 2008

    This week a first look at Windows 7, flat panel displays get paper thin, new netbooks from Toshiba and Dell hit the shelves, Sony's Rolly gets a refresh and Intel invests in China.

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