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  • News: Panasonic shows multi-touch IPTV handset

    Panasonic is showing off a prototype remote control at the Ceatec exhibition that's designed for future IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) services and uses twin trackpads instead of a keypad for user input.

  • News: 10 things we hate about Google Android & the G1

    There are many omissions and shortcomings in Google's first foray into the mobile phone market. Here's our round-up of ten biggest disappointments of the T-Mobile G1.

  • News: Nokia Tube is latest iPhone killer

    Nokia is expected to launch its first touchscreen smartphone designed to rival Apple's iPhone this week.

  • News: New Nintendo DS to feature camera & music player

    Nintendo plans to launch a new version of its Nintendo DS portable console with a camera and music player function, according to a report in the Sunday edition of The Nikkei Business Daily.

  • News: 10 overrated gadgets, and their better alternatives

    When it comes to technology, there's plenty of gadgets and gizmos that have earned huge amounts of initial praise, but don't live up to the hype. And for every overrated product, there's an equivalent that is vastly underrated and doesn't get the respect it deserves. We've put together a list of 10 most-hyped tech products available and the most underrated rival.

  • Video: World Technology Update - 26 September 2008

    Your regular weekly update of the biggest technology news stories. In this week’s show: T-Mobile introduces the first Android phone, a prototype bus steers without a driver, WiMAX sets to launch and gadgets are on display in New York.

  • News: 1GB data limit lifted on T-Mobile G1

    T-Mobile has lifted the 1GB data usage cap in the US on the G1, the first mobile phone to feature Google's Android platform.

  • News: Preview: Ceatec will be a feast of gizmos and gadgets

    A unicycling robot, prototype fuel cells and a TV that doesn't need a stand are just some of what visitors to next week's Ceatec electronics fair in Japan will find when the doors open on Tuesday morning.

  • Video: T-Mobile G1: See the first Google Android phone in action

    T-Mobile and Google demonstrate the G1, the first mobile phone to use Google’s Android software platform. It will be available in UK beginning in November.

  • News: Google Android will be English-only until next year

    The first Google Android smartphone, launched yesterday as the T-Mobile and made by HTC, is only available in English, and will take six months to translate to other languages.

  • News: Google Android phones were 3 years in the making

    We may have only become aware of Google Android in the past year, and the first handset running to software was only launched yesterday, but engineers from Google and HTC say they spent three years developing Android software and smartphones before T-Mobile's unveiling of the G1.

  • Video: Brin, Page and developers demo T-Mobile G1

    T-Mobile and Google execs unveil the G1, the first phone to run on Google’s Android software.

  • News: New iPod nano praised for aiding visually impaired

    The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) has applauded Apple's move to make iTunes and iPods accessible to blind and visually impaired people, saying, "The iPod nano, which was virtually unusable for people with vision loss, is now equipped with talking menus and large font options. Apple has also made improvements to the accessibility of iTunes."

  • News: September 2008's best new products revealed

    September 2008 has proven to be a bumper month for exciting new gadgets, with new cameras, TVs, NAS drives, and a laptop from Samsung that has critics drooling.

  • Video: Sony shows prototype speakers

    Sony has unveiled a couple of possible follow-ons to its distinctive Sountina speaker that was launched earlier this year

  • Video: World Technology Update: September 12 2008

    In this week’s show: wireless executives keynote at CTIA, Yahoo introduces a new iPhone application, software turns a mobile phone into a wireless router, Apple introduces new iPods, Ashton Kutcher talks tech, Sony unveils new gadgets and a portable fuel cells charges your devices.

  • News: Google Street View goes mobile

    Google has added free walking directions and the ability to find street view imagery to its list of Google Maps applications for mobile devices.

  • News: Apple iPhone 'game' contains Windows Trojan

    Apple iPhone users are the latest target of hackers trying to infect Windows PCs, according to security firm Sophos.

  • News: IBM to push PS3's Cell chip into new product areas

    IBM and a key Taiwanese research group have agreed to further develop racetrack memory chips and to find more product areas for Cell processors.

  • News: First Google Android smartphone shown London

    Google has provided the first glimpse of its Android operating system running on a mobile phone, in a limited viewing in London ahead of its imminent launch



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