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  • News: Microsoft launches online TV player for UK

    Microsoft is to launch a video-on-demand service in the UK next week, providing web users with 300 hours or free shows including the League of Gentlemen, Peep Show, Shameless and The Young Ones

  • Video: Hitachi mobile phone records HD video

    High-def video recording is the main feature on Hitachi's latest handset for Japan, the second phone to-date to have the technology.

  • News: BBC, ITV, Channel 4 sells off on-demand video platform

    A broadcasting and wireless infrastructure company has bought the assets of what was to be an on-demand video service with content from major UK broadcasters BBC, ITV and Channel 4.

  • News: World of Warcraft back online in China

    China will allow popular online game World of Warcraft to be relaunched for some players in the country after weeks offline, but it will still require changes to objectionable game content.

  • News: Kingston launches 256GB USB flash drive

    Kingston today released the world's largest capacity USB memory stick: a flash drive with 256GB worth of storage.

  • News: The 10 best technologies from Apollo 11

    It's been 40 years since Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins launched into space in Apollo 11, with the historic moon landing occurring four days later exactly 40 years ago today. Here are our favourite technologies inspired by the space programme.

  • News: Windows 7 support added to Home Server

    Microsoft has revealed that the coming Power Pack 3 for Windows Home Server will let users backup and restore Windows 7 PCs.

  • News: In pictures: The 15 greatest tech designs ever

    With beautiful Blu-ray players, great gaming PCs, superb storage devices and more, we drool over some fantastic technology eye candy.

  • News: Microsoft to launch Spotify rival

    Microsoft looks set to launch a music-streaming service to rival the success of Swedish-based service Spotify.

  • 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.

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