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  • News: Left 4 Dead available for free on Steam

    Kotaku is offering gamers the chance to play zombie-fueled first-person shooter Left 4 Dead for free.

  • News: RealDVD trial extended to next week

    A widely watched court case pitting software maker RealNetworks against seven Hollywood studios will resume next week after court testimony took longer than expected on Wednesday.

  • Video: Researchers develop speaker made of paper

    Researchers at Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute have developed a speaker that's made of paper and can be gently bent and rolled.

  • News: Paper speakers could be used with LCD TVs

    A Taiwanese research group has developed stereo speakers in paper, which will lead to low-cost speakers perfect for thin devices such as LCD TVs or even talking movie posters to be used as advertisements.

  • News: Analysis: explaining the fuss over The Pirate Bay

    Last week, the four owners of Swedish BitTorrent search engine The Pirate Bay were found guilty of copyright crimes and sentenced to a year in prision. But just what did they do wrong? We investigate the issues with file sharing and BitTorrents.

  • News: 10 times the web got it seriously wrong

    Don't believe everything you read on the web. We've rounded up the internet's 10 biggest howlers.

  • News: Glasses-free 3D TV coming next year

    Within the next few years, companies from Taiwan may begin selling LCD TVs with 3D viewing technology that does not require the special glasses normally used in movie theaters to show 3D films.

  • News: New Adobe Flash streams internet content to TVs

    Adobe has unveiled a version of its Flash multimedia streaming technology that would allow people to run entertainment programming directly to television sets from the internet, a new option for the rapidly changing digital-home market.

  • News: The 10 best Wi-Fi gadgets

    We've rounded up what we think are the 10 best Wi-Fi gadgets currently available. Add these devices to your network for a new world of wireless productivity and entertainment.

  • Video: World Technology Update - 17 April 2009

    New York Auto Show shows off car technology, Sun launches new servers, Sanyo unveils a laser projector, Sony intros a new Walkman and Honda demos two motion assistance devices

  • News: BBC iPlayer gets HD content

    The BBC has formally announced it will roll out a high definition version of its TV catch up service iPlayer.

  • News: Sanyo short-throw projector shows 100in HD image

    Sanyo has unveiled a short-throw laser projector that can display a 100in high-definition image it claims is brighter and has more vivid colours than anything else on the market.

  • Video: Sony unveils high-end Walkman players

    Sony is launching a new model at the top of its Walkman family with a crisp 3in OLED touchscreen, the NW-X1000.

  • Video: World Technology Update - 14 April 2009

    IBM and Sun merger talks break down, Nintendo’s DSi goes on sale around the world, and Nanotouch solves the fat finger problem. All that news and more on this week’s World Tech Update.

  • Video: GM & Segway unveil prototype PUMA transporter

    General Motors has unveiled a two-wheeled, two-seat electric vehicle jointly developed with Segway that it hopes will become a safe, clean alternative to the four-wheeled, gas-guzzlers common on American roads.

  • News: TV based on PS3 Cell chip by end of 2009

    Toshiba's development of a TV based on the PS3's Cell processor is on schedule and due to be launched in about six months, the company said today.

  • News: Sky broadcasts Keane concert in 3D

    Sky has broadcast a concert by UK indie band Kene to an audience wqatching a 3D TV set, ensuring the picture could be seen without the need for 3D glasses.

  • News: Orange to buy Project Kangaroo technology

    Orange is reportedly considering purchasing the technology behind Project Kangaroo, the TV on demand venture created by the BBC, ITV and Channel4.

  • News: YouTube to show Disney videos

    Google's YouTube will soon show short videos from a major US television group while testing new advertising arrangements in hopes of generating revenue online.

  • News: The 15 most violent video games... ever

    We like nothing more than some blood, guts and gore to liven up our video games. So we've rounded up the 15 most violent games of all time.

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