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  • News: Teenagers' media habits exposed

    Teenagers don't use Twitter, love Facebook and YouTube, can't afford newspapers, restrict their TV time to sport and soaps, have abandoned radio for streaming websites, love touchscreen technologies but prefer Walkmans to iPhones (and PCs to Macs), and choose to pirate PC games than buy a console - according to a Morgan Stanley report written by a 15-year-old intern.

  • News: Despite recession, LCD flat-panel demand grows

    The economy might still be in a fragile condition but it seems consumers can't get enough of flat-panel televisions.

  • News: Sony: PlayStation 3 price cut 'illogical'

    During an interview with Fast Company, Sony's president and CEO of Sony America, Jack Tretton said that 10 years is the long term in trying to grab consumers, and so Sony will not be dropping the price of the PlayStation 3.

  • News: A third of Brits not bundling broadband with TV or phone

    Nearly a third of all Brits are losing money by not bundling their web access with their home phone or TV packages, says Broadband Choices.

  • News: US woman appeals $1.9m music piracy fine

    The woman ordered to pay $1.92 million in fines for illegally distributing 24 copyrighted songs said she will appeal, and called the June 18 jury verdict "excessive, shocking and monstrous."

  • News: O2's Palm Pre UK exclusive confirmed

    O2 today announced an exclusive agreement to sell the Palm Pre phone in the UK. The company's parent company Telefonica will also sell the phone exclusively in Spain, Ireland and Germany.

  • News: Spotify offers first audiobook

    Swedish music streaming service Spotify is offering an audiobook for the first time.

  • News: Archos 9 tablet PC runs Windows 7

    Archos has announced that its Windows touchscreen tablet PC - the Archos 9 - will hit the UK this autumn for £450.

  • News: Joost abandons Web TV service

    Online video site Joost is restructuring, abandoning its hopes to be a successful ad-supported Web TV provider. Instead it will sell its video-serving technology to other media companies.

  • News: Pirate Bay 'sellouts' slammed by users

    Calling The Pirate Bay's owners "sellouts" who made a "deal with the devil", users of the notorious torrent-tracking site expressed their frustrations across the internet yesterday.

  • News: 89% of UK ready to receive digital TV

    Nearly nine out of ten UK homes are capable of receiving digital TV, says Ofcom.

  • News: Freeview HD roll-out to begin in December

    Freeview HD - the free high definition digital TV service - will start broadcasting in December this year.

  • News: Illegal music swapper must pay $1.92 million

    A woman who won a retrial after a $220,000 verdict against her for sharing music files has now been ordered to pay $1.92 million by a jury in Minnesota.

  • News: BBC planning mobile iPlayer for iPhone

    sThe BBC could be planning a dedicated Apple iPhone iPlayer using the new features found in Apple's iPhone 3.0 Software Update, according to a BBC Twitter feed.

  • News: The 10 best free games

    PC games can be expensive. Fear not, we've rounded up a selection of the best free games downloads out there, ensuring you can game on without burning a hole in your wallet.

  • News: The 20 best fighting games revealed

    We've rounded up the 20 best fighting games that were released between 1998 and 2008. From hip-hop brawlers to free-for-all melees, these titles are the most important fighting games to hit the industry in the past 20 years.

  • News: Acer to build 3D screen into laptop

    Acer plans to release a laptops featuring a 3D display this autumn, according to Digitimes.

  • News: In pictures: the Apple iPhone 3G S

    At first glance, the Apple iPhone 3G S may not appear to be much different to its predecessor the Apple iPhone 3G and the original Apple iPhone, but Apple's newly unveiled smartphone offers a slew of new features plus speed. Here's a gallery of the new arrivals.

  • News: Wi-Fi set up too difficult', says survey

    A recent consumer survey conducted by ABI Research has found that while most owners of home networks find their equipment works reasonably well, they would be willing to upgrade if that resulted in easier troubleshooting.

  • Video: Sony launches Sony PSP Go

    At E3 in Los Angeles this week Sony announced its newest handheld game system called the Sony PSP Go. Sony also launched two online download services.



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