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  • News: Google Android installed on three new HTC phones

    High Tech Computer (HTC) will ship "at least" three smartphones this year that use Google's Android software, HTC's CEO said today.

  • Video: Nokia expands the Comes With Music range

    The world's biggest cell phone maker is looking to launch its music subscription service in more countries in the coming months and this week unveiled its first music-centric phone with a QWERTY keyboard.

  • News: Microsoft working on next-generation Surface

    Despite only just being made available in the UK, Microsoft is working on a second generation of its Surface touch-screen computer.

  • News: U2 ditches iPod for BlackBerry

    U2 frontman Bono described Apple's iPod in 2004 as "the most interesting artistic creation in pop since the electric guitar". The band built heavy ties with Apple, appearing live onstage with Steve Jobs and in Apple TV ads performing the hit single Vertigo.

  • News: Amazon kills third-party Kindle eBooks

    Amazon asked an online forum to remove links to software that lets people load ebooks they buy from sources other than Amazon onto their Kindles.

  • News: How iPhone apps could change the world

    Since Apple's iTunes App Store opened its doors in July 2008, the world has been treated to more than 20,000 apps for the iPhone 3G and the iPod Touch. As of February this year, 500 million apps had been downloaded from the store.

  • News: Ten cool US-only technologies we want in the UK

    We've picked out 10 of the coolest new US services and products that could change every aspect of your life, from getting a mortgage to having a PC that you don't need to boot up

  • Video: World Technology Update - 13 March 2009

    Dell’s rugged laptop fails the drop test, MIT plans to race a solar car, a smart meter helps users save energy & the bathroom of tomorrow reminds you to brush your teeth

  • News: iSendMMS brings MMS to Apple iPhone at last

    Swedish company Mobispine has launched iSendMMS, an application that lets iPhone users send MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) messages.

  • News: Apple iPhone 3.0 coming next week

    Apple plans to preview version 3.0 of its iPhone software next week, prompting speculation that a third-generation iPhone may be with us this summer

  • News: O2 to get exclusive Palm Pre deal in UK?

    Web reports surfaced earlier today claiming the Spanish operator Telefonica had secured a distribution deal that extended to its O2 subsidiary in the UK. Palm Europe says it has "no announcements to make"

  • News: Mobile phone market decreases for first time

    The worldwide mobile phone market will decrease by about 8 percent this year, although smartphones will remain a growth area, according to a new forecast from IDC.

  • Video: Fraunhofer Institute shows a vision of the future bathroom

    In the bathroom of the future, if you forget to brush your teeth the mirror will remind you.

  • News: Google blocks free iPhone text messages

    Google will block an Apple iPhone application that harnesses its Google Talk chat program to provide a free text-message service after too many users flocked to download it.

  • News: Wi-Fi global domination by next year

    Global Wi-Fi access point shipments are forecast to exceed 70 million by 2010, of which an overwhelming 90 percent will be generated by the SOHO and consumer markets. 802.11n is expected to overtake shipments of 802.11a/g by 2012.

  • News: iPod menus to speed mobile phone web browsing

    sNorwegian company bMenu has launched a mobile portal called bMenu.mobi, which uses its own technology to pare down the navigation of websites to just an iPod-like hierarchical menu. The goal is to speed up downloads and reduce data downloads, according to the company.

  • News: Apple 'Netbook Touch' to launch later this year

    Rumours that the first Apple netbook could be launched soon have re-emerged after the DigiTimes reported that Taiwan-based Quanta Computer will build the mini laptop.

  • News: Sony X-Series Walkman UK price revealed

    Sony has provided some detailed specifications for its promised and anticipated X-series Walkman that was teased at January's CES but the launch date remains the biggest unanswered question.

  • News: CeBIT suffers 20% drop in attendees

    Europe's largest IT fair saw an almost 20 percent drop in visitors this year but those that did turn up to the six-day event in Hanover were on average a higher quality of attendee than in the past, organisers said on Sunday.

  • News: PC Advisor's best videos from CeBIT 2009

    Although organisers have yet to give an indication of attendance figures for this year's CeBIT, those who have visited the Hannover trade show have had plenty of gadgets, and even a movie legend, to keep them occupied.



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