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Sep 7, 2010

More details of Google Music reveals Xmas launch

Posted by in Google, Music Services
Google Music Logo

Maybe Steve Jobs stole Larry Page or Sergey Brin’s sweets as small children or something, ‘cos Google sure want a big bit of Apple’s action. Not content with overpowering iOS with Android (it’ll happen, it’s inevitable) and taking on Apple TV with the impressive Google TV, those canny searchmongers are rumoured to be in talks […]


Sep 2, 2010

Sony Qriocity vs Apple iTunes – Fight!!

Posted by in Manufacturer, Music Services, Sony
Sony Qriocity

Sony has decided that it wants a bit of Apple’s download pie, and is launching the-difficult-to-say “Qriocity” service in Europe in autumn. Qriocity (it’s as hard to type as it is to say) combines a music and video service geared towards its full range of networked technology.


Sep 2, 2010

Apple goes for a slice of social pie with Ping

Posted by in Apple, Apple iTunes, Manufacturer
Apple Ping

Have you ever wanted to know what your friends are listening to on iTunes? Have you wanted to browse your friend’s music collection, see what concerts they are going to, what they’ve bought or reviewed? Well Apple think you do, and like a giant hypnotoad they will make you want to by introducing Ping into […]


Sep 2, 2010

Is the Sony Bloggie Touch the blogger’s perfect video cam?

Posted by in Camcorder, Flickr Gadget, Manufacturer, Photos, Social Media, Sony, Video and TV, Videos, YouTube Gadget
Sony Bloggie Touch

With a name like the Sony Bloggie Touch, you don’t have to be a genius to work out Sony’s demographic for their cute little video camera. Aimed squarely at bloggers, the Bloggie Touch comes with a touch screen, and a 3″ capacitive one at that! That’s not the only trick it’s got up its sleeve […]


Aug 26, 2010

Is Apple about to launch a new iPod Touch?

Posted by in Apple, Apple TV, Coming Soon, MP3 Players, Portable Gadgets, Rumours
iPod Touch 4 Digitizer

The invites are out and the event is now official, Apple will be hosting a music related event on 1st September in San Franciso, USA. Top of the rumour tree is a new iPod Touch, and this fourth generation is whispered to be the most social of iPods yet.


Jan 15, 2010

Sony Bravia Internet Video brings social media to your 3D TV

Posted by in CES 2010, DLNA, Events, HDTV, Music, Social Media, Sony, Video and TV, Wi-Fi
Sony Bravia Internet Video HDTV

The new Sony Bravia Internet Video platform is Sony’s answer to the huge interest in Internet video that we’ve seen this year. Featuring 25 different applications from the likes of YouTube and Netflix, the Sony Bravia Internet Video system comes built into many of Sony’s shiny new HDTVs, which, together with Wi-Fi and 3D, provide […]


Jan 13, 2010

Video: the best JVC iPod gadgets from CES 2010

Posted by in Audio, CES 2010, Events, Gadgets, JVC, Wireless Stereo Systems
JVC Kaboom with iPod dock

JVC have launched a plethora of iPod-related products at CES 2010, from standard iPod speakers to HDTVs complete with iPod docks. Not just iPod, either – they’ll also fit the iPhone, if that’s your Apple gadget of choice. Here, in no particular order, are just some of the best JVC iPod products on offer at […]


Jan 13, 2010

JVC TeleDock eats iPods

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, HDTV, JVC, Video and TV
JVC TeleDock HDTVs

JVC seem to have found the perfect complement to your shiny new HDTV – an iPod dock! Simply buy one of their new JVC TeleDock range of HDTVs, and you too can dock your iPod into the front of your telly, where it’ll be fully charged and happily play music, videos and photos through your […]


Jan 13, 2010

Driving under the influence of a 7 inch screen with JVC’s AVX830 in-car entertainment centre

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, JVC
JVC KW-AVX830

JVC had a range of in-car entertainment gizmos on show at CES 2010, including this, the JVC KW-AVX830 on show. This is a beast of an in-car gadget featuring a huge 7″ screen, proximity detector (the unit switches itself on when it sense your hand, and then off again, when you return to the somewhat […]


Jan 12, 2010

Philips and LG wow the world with portable TVs…wait, what?!

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, LG, Philips, Portable Gadgets, Portable TV
LG DP570H Mobile DTV

Philips and LG have been showing off some high-tech gadgetry at CES 2010 with this pair of beauties: The Philips PET749 and the somewhat harder to pronounce LG DP570H. Both of these devices look at first glance to be ordinary PMPs (Personal Media Players – you know, portable DVD players with screens), but they have […]