Miscellaneous

Jan 9, 2009

55 of the Web's hottest gadget girls

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Gadgets

Damn it, why didn’t I think of this?! BuzzNewsRoom have rounded up no less than 55 of the Web’s hottest tech girls and put them all together in one glorious photo gallery. If you’re feeling a bit overloaded by all the news coming out of CES 2009 at the moment (and we’ve only just started […]


Dec 11, 2008

Nokia and TuneBite inadvertently combine to provide DRM-free music

Posted by in Miscellaneous, Music Services, News
Nokia comes with music mobile phone

In the battle for mobile music downloads, Nokia scored a bit of a hit during the summer with its appallingly-named “Comes with Music” download subscription service. Designed to take on Apple’s iTunes, Nokia’s music store equivalent seemed to have the edge, in that its Comes with Music phones can download tunes directly over the air […]


Dec 7, 2008

New Dunkable SD cards, what more could you want?

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Waterproof Elecom SDHC

It must have been a strange day in Elecom’s offices when they were brainstorming the next big feature to add to their SDHC cards and someone piped up that the cards should be waterproof, and not only that, they must be able to handle a depth of 1meter… stranger still everyone must have agreed because […]


Dec 5, 2008

Spotify music streaming review – one go and you're hooked!

Posted by in Miscellaneous, Music, Music Services, Spotify
Spotify music streaming service

The blogosphere is currently awash with rave reviews about the new Spotify music streaming service. Spotify is a new take on music downloading in that you don’t download music at all – you stream it onto your PC. Now I’m usually skeptical about such things, but Spotify is different – it’s bloody brilliant!


Dec 2, 2008

Blu-Ray finally comes of age with the Sony BDP-S350

Posted by in Blu-Ray player, Manufacturer, Miscellaneous, Sony, Video and TV
Sony BDP-S350 Blu-Ray player

This is the Sony BDP-S350, a new Blu-Ray from the people who invented the format. You’d think, given that Blu-Ray is a Sony technology, that the company’s Blu-Ray players would be up there with the best of them – but no, they’ve traditionally been over-priced and under-featured.


Oct 23, 2008

Hands on review of the Pure Digital Flip Camcorder

Posted by in Camcorder, Miscellaneous, Pure, Pure Flip, review, Video and TV

I’ve been sent the Pure Digital Flip to review, and was looking forward to writing many words about this small toy-like camcorder. Upon receiving it, though, I have a feeling this review might be a shorter than I intended! The Flip, you see, is a camcorder, pure and simple. In fact, simple is the operative […]


Oct 13, 2008

Twinned MP3 player forces James Blunt on you

Posted by in Coming Soon, Miscellaneous, Prototypes
Twinned MP3 player

If your significant other is just as much a gadget freak as you are, then you might want to think about the Twinned MP3 player. As you can see from the pic, the Twinned is actually two MP3 players in one,and can snap apart so that you both get one half of the device. Each […]


Sep 28, 2008

iPhone powered by the sun

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solar powered iPhone case

Solar power, coud it be the answer to our power crisis? Well no, it is not efficient enough yet but it will charge your iPhone in less than 3 hours. A solar powered iPhone leather case has gone on sale and hopes to be the answer to the iPhones shocking bad battery life. The case […]


Sep 22, 2008

Unboxing the new Samsung Omnia

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Samsung Omnia

“Unboxing” has been with us for a while and its format is widely known and accepted by tech geeks around the world. It is very exciting to open a new gadget and it is the trend at the moment to share that with the world wide web. So why pick out this one…? In short […]


Sep 19, 2008

Ingenious display

Posted by in HDTV, LG, Miscellaneous, Video and TV
LG Screen display

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