04/01/2010, The fashion-conscious crowd will certainly remember the Asus Eee PC 1008P-KR that was designed by Karim Rashid, and if you’ve been dreaming about this, you might want to take note that this netbook will be hitting the UK market as well, and will be popping into London this weekend. There will also be a mouse and netbook case (available in pink or brown) to match the stylish design of the […]
03/23/2010, LG’s 15-inch EL9500 OLED TV is already on sale in Korea, but now it seems that it has also started to ship in the UK, with Amazon UK listing the TV for £1,970 ($2,968). It’s probably worth noting that Sony’s 11-inch XEL-1 OLED TV is currently going for $1,699 at Amazon, though it isn’t entirely clear how long the company will be offering it, since it has already discontinued manufacturing […]
03/11/2010, If you happen to live in the UK and want a speedy Internet connection, you might be pleased with news that initial trials by Virgin Media managed to deliver 50MB broadband to the Berkshire village of Woolhampton thanks to the use of telegraph poles. Homes that are hooked up to Virgin Media’s fibre optic network directly will be able to increase broadband speeds by over ten-fold compared to BT’s copper […]
02/12/2010, Did our Nokia Booklet 3G review make you determined to get one? Well, if you’re living in the UK, you’ll be jumping for joy to hear that Nokia has started selling the device on its UK site. While this device sports a 10.1-inch display, 12-hour battery life, Windows 7 Starter edition and a screen that supports 720p videos, you’re probably still going to feel quite a bit of pain when […]
01/13/2010, Sony Ericsson’s Kurara has been mentioned many times over the past month or two, and its strange name is certainly going to make sure that it’s remembered by everybody. If you’re living in the UK and are thinking of getting this phone, good news is upon you, as word is going around that the phone will be available in the UK sometime in April. Some folks are also speculating that […]
12/24/2009, 3 UK has announced that they will make available Spotify for Symbian handsets, but before that happens, you are required to sign a contract for at least 6 months with a £10 monthly fee included. Spotify currently plays nice with the following Symbian handsets from 3 – N97, Nokia 5800, Nokia 6220 classic, Nokia E63, Nokia E71, Nokia N86, Nokia N95, Nokia N95 8GB, Nokia N96 and the Sony Ericsson […]
12/21/2009, It is time for some much-needed change for the UK Army as they have a brand new camouflage uniform – in fact, the first in almost 40 years, where the new pattern is known as the Multi-Terrain Pattern (MTP) which will see out the traditional four colour woodland uniform that has long been known as No.8: Disruptive Pattern Material (DPM).Those serving in Afghanistan will be able to obtain the new […]
12/14/2009, Are you looking forward to Sony Ericsson’s Android-powered X10 cell phone? Well, if you’re living in the UK, you probably won’t have to wait for too long, as play.com is currently offering the device for pre-order, with the release date listed as January 18th. In case you forgot, the XPERIA X10 will sport a 1GHz Snapdragon processor from Qualcomm, 4-inch capacitive touchscreen display, 8.1-megapixel camera, and the custom Android UI […]
12/14/2009, If you’re rich and looking for something unique to pick up this Christmas season, why not check out the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Pureness, which is currently available online through Saks Fifth Avenue. Being a luxury phone, you shouldn’t be too surprised to hear that it will set you back a good $990. For all that money, you’d better get something special, right? Well, if that’s the case, you’ll want to […]
12/13/2009, It seems like everybody is busy rushing out their wares in time for the Christmas season, and now 3 UK has announced the availability of the INQ Chat 3G, which is the 2nd new phone by INQ this year. With Twitter and Facebook integration, along with built-in Windows Live Messenger and Skype, you can tell that this phone is meant to help its users stay connected with others. 3 UK […]
12/07/2009, Everybody knows that the Internet is the future, as is online retailing. So should anyone be surprised at the news that Amazon is looking for some traditional retail premises in the UK? Word is that the stores could be designated as pick up locations, which is quite understandable. Word going around is that folks often don’t like waiting for their orders to be shipped to them, so if you pick […]
12/03/2009, How would you like to own a little piece of history itself? Well, based on a report by Chart Track-GfK, the Wii is the fastest selling console in UK history, thanks to its 6 million units sold over a period of 3 years. We’re fairly sure that Nintendo is very happy for your contribution towards this milestone, and nobody can really begrudge the Wii for its success, right?
11/17/2009, A major Wiltshire town is abuzz with excitement as they are about to become the first in the UK where its residents will be able to enjoy free public wireless internet access. According to the Swindon Borough Council plan for all 186,000 citizens, they will soon be under a blanket “Wi-Fi mesh” by the time April 2010 rolls around, with no connection charge while line rentals are, well, free. The […]
11/13/2009, It seems like Microsoft doesn’t plan on letting Bing hang around “beta” status forever, unlike Google’s Gmail (which took forever to come out of beta). Microsoft has officially launched Bing in the UK. Will Bing be able to overtake Google in the Internet search scene? We highly doubt so, but a little competition is always good to keep Google on its toes, right?