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  • News: Sony rolls out PS3 3D Blu-ray support, grief reporting

    Sony's long-promised 3D Blu-ray update for the PS3 rolls out today, sooner than originally expected, and all it'll cost you is the time it takes to apply a firmware update.

  • News: Director Christopher Nolan considers Inception video game

    Director Christopher Nolan revealed Inception video game ideas today at a press event for the movie's release in Italy, covered by film industry publication, Variety.

  • News: Microsoft Zune coming to the UK with Windows Phone 7

    Microsoft plans to offer elements of its Zune music and movie services throughout Europe and other countries this fall in conjunction with the release of its Windows Phone 7 operating system.

  • News: 4chan users hit RIAA, MPAA websites with DDoS attacks

    The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) fell victim to the wrath of 4chan members this weekend. A series of coordinated DDoS (Distributed Denial-of Service) attacks against the media trade groups' websites temporarily brought them to their knees.

  • News: Apple's new iPods: what you need to know

    Apple recently refreshed its iPod line-up.The latest incarnations of one the world's most popular MP3 players sees some pretty big changes.

  • News: Video: a first look at the Samsung Galaxy Tab

    At Thursday's press event, Samsung officially announced that the Galaxy Tab will be available through four mobile carriers in the United States. Samsung also had some demo units on-hand so members of the press could get a closer look at its Android-based tablet.

  • News: Barnes & Noble predicts $1B in digital book sales by 2013

    Book retailer Barnes & Noble expects to generate US$1 billion in revenue from sales of digital books, including e-books and e-textbooks, by 2013, the company said on Thursday.

  • News: BBC, ITV, Channel 4 & Five launch YouView digital TV

    Project Canvas, the BBC-led subscription free digital TV service, has been formally announced as 'YouView'. YouView will comprise seven days worth of catchup TV similar to the BBC's existing iPlayer service, as well as free TV on demand, apps and widgets. TV providers signed up to take part include the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Five.

  • News: Halo: Reach makes $200 million in first-day sales

    Halo: Reach tallied $200 million in sales on its release day, says Phil Spencer, the corporate vice president of Microsoft Game Studios, during Microsoft's keynote Thursday morning at the Tokyo Game Show as reported by 1UP.com's liveblog of the event.

  • News: 4 things Live YouTube needs to do to succeed

    YouTube's foray into live streaming broadcasts over the web continues this week, with the first test of a streaming platform for third party video content providers. While YouTube has previously dabbled in live streams, such as a U2 concert and an interview with President Barack Obama, its new platform will ultimately allow any video content partner from around the world to broadcast live on the web via YouTube.

  • News: Mitsubishi to launch modular OLED screen

    Mitsubishi Electric will begin selling this month a modular display that can be built to almost any size by combining square display blocks. The screen is based on OLED (organic light-emitting diode) technology and is intended for advertising and public display applications.

  • News: YouTube launches two-day live streaming trial

    YouTube is to begin a two-day trial of live video streaming in the US.

  • News: New iPods: The unanswered questions

    After we posted our reviews of the new iPod shuffle, iPod nano, and iPod touch, Macworld US got questions from readers about things we didn't specifically cover in those reviews. Here are answers to some of those questions.

  • News: What is Google TV?

    Google TV's planned autumn launch is not news, but given that Google hasn't said much about its television plans since May, it's time for a refresher. Here's a quick rundown of everything to know about Google TV as anticipation grows for the imminent launch of the service:

  • News: Google TV launching this autumn

    Google CEO Eric Schmidt has announced that the company will launch its TV service in the US this autumn, and other countries next year

  • News: Dual-core chip enables HD video on tablets

    Samsung has announced a dual-core application processor for tablets PCs, netbooks and smartphones that will be able to handle 1080p video playback and recording, the company said on Tuesday.

  • News: Philips launches Google Android media player

    Philips has introduced a Google Android-powered media player called the GoGear Connect that can play music and movies, take pictures and surf the web

  • Video: HD video conferencing comes to the living room

    Fraunhofer Institute develops audio and video codecs that transmit HD video and audio in real time

  • Video: Interview: Miss IFA

    We talk about the 86-year history of IFA

  • News: Huawei and Google launch Android 2.2 smartphone

    Google and Huawei have announced an Android smartphone that runs the Android 2.2 mobile OS. Huawei says the IDEOS phone is the first mass-market handset to be offered with the Android 2.2 OS preinstalled. The Huawei IDEOS will carry a recommended SIM-free price tag of between £99 and £129.



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