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  • News: Buyers' guide: top 5 photo printers and frames

    PC Advisor's guide to the best photo printers and digital photo frames on the market.

  • News: Buyers' guide: top 5 compact cameras reviewed

    PC Advisor's guide to the best point-and-shoot cameras on the market.

  • News: Watch video and BBC iPlayer content on the move

    Being able to enjoy video on the move - from home movies and TV programmes to film trailers and YouTube favourites - is becoming an increasingly popular pastime. Mobile phone handsets are increasingly pursuing this trend, and handheld games consoles really lend themselves to the concept, thanks to their decent screen sizes and resolutions.

  • News: YouTube goes widescreen

    YouTube, Google's video-sharing website, will now show embedded video clips in 16:9 aspect ratio rather than the 4:3 ratio that was earlier used.

  • News: 3G digital cameras planned by mobile group

    3G technology - used in mobile broadband dongles for laptops - could find its way into digital cameras, cars and other devices that could link to mobile phones.

  • News: Adobe Flash Media Server gets dynamic streaming

    Adobe is adding dynamic streaming, which adjusts to the bandwidth rate on the desktop, and DVR capability to its Flash Media Server for streaming of Flash content.

  • News: Video: The five worst movies about the internet

    Hundreds of filmmakers have used the internet as a plot device in their movie masterpieces. However, it doesn't always work out well. Here's the five worst net-related films of all time.

  • News: Video: Five great movies about the internet

    Besides revolutionising communication for the masses, the internet has inspired the imaginations of filmmakers worldwide - with wildly divergent results. Here's one film buff's list of the five best net-related films.

  • News: 3 great digital camera tricks for better photos

    Digital photography makes everything easy, right? Well yes, but sometimes the inner David Bailey requires a bit more control than the average compact point-and-shoot allows. So here are three simple - but detailed - ways to unlock your camera's hidden potential.

  • News: The 15 best free multimedia downloads

    If you find the media players and related software designed to turn your PC into a multimedia machine a little underwhelming, then check out our favourite 15 video and audio applications, all of which can handle just about any job you can throw at them.

  • News: AOL kills AOL Pictures service

    AOL has notified its users that it is to close its AOL Pictures service at the end of the year.

  • News: XP users must update Internet Explorer 6 now

    Microsoft released 11 security updates yesterday, including fixes for critical security bugs in Windows Active Directory, Internet Explorer, Excel and the Microsoft Host Integration Server, which integrates Windows computers with IBM mainframes.

  • News: BBC blames Apple for iPhone/iPlayer hold-up

    The BBC has announced that content downloaded from its iPlayer can be viewed on mobile devices.

  • News: YouTube Hot Spots improves video usage analytics

    Google has again improved usage metrics for YouTube videos, making it possible for account holders to measure the popularity of different parts of a clip.

  • 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.

  • News: Photobox launches Super Photos Facebook application

    Photobox has launched a Facebook www.facebook.com application that allows users to upload their pictures to the photo printing website and the social networking site at the same time.

  • News: Hasselblad to launch 60-megapixel camera

    At photokina 2008 Hasselblad showed off its new flagship camera, the H3DII-50, that is the first digital camera on the market to feature Kodak's 50-megapixel sensor. A 60-megapixel model will be announced in 2009.

  • 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.

  • News: The 12 most embarrassing photos on the web

    A single photo can cost you your reputation, your job, even your freedom - if you post it online. Teachers, principals, firemen, mayors, university presidents and everyday people have all discovered the dark side of putting the wrong photos and videos on social networking sites. The results aren't pretty, but they are sometimes hilarious. Here's our dirty dozen - 12 pictures their owners probably wish they could take back.

  • News: Canon EOS 5D Mark II records HD video

    Canon has updated its three-year old EOS 5D digital SLR camera with a new model, the EOS 5D Mark II, that features the ability to record high-definition video.



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