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Xbox Live Gold price increase

It seems that tough times are affecting everybody these days including Microsoft for they have announced that the price of Xbox Live Gold will be increasing to £5.99…

Five to return to Canvas

It was only a short while ago when RTL owned terrestrial channel Five was removed from Project Canvas, but now under new ownership, Five will now be rejoining…

Xbox Kinect with no voice

The launch of the much awaited Xbox 360 motion camera, Kinect will be launching in November the only problem being that there will be no voice char or…

Scareware firm taken to tribunal

It has become a scare tactic for solicitors to send internet user’s letters accusing them of illegally copying or sharing copyrighted material, but the firm behind these so…

Facial recognition goes public

The use of facial recognition is something that you would normally associate with government departments and security conscious multi national companies. However, technology marches on and waits for…

Are Apples Green?

It may interesting to hear if the iPhone is eco friendly, some people like to know this sort of thing and with the UK’s first green ranking scheme…

BT advert banned by ASA

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned its TV adverts that claim its 20 Mbps broadband service is consistently faster than the other leading broadband providers in the…

The Apple Event Sept 1st

Only a couple days to go before the much awaited Apple Event starts, so what does September 1st have in store for us? Basically much of the same…

The iPhone Bottle Opener

They say that there is an iPhone app for every occasion and that would appear to be right as now you can even open up a bottle of…

Some fancy footwork

The World Cup may be over, but you and your friends can still experience the excitement of the game with these remote controlled football boots will help get…

Colour for Apple Trackpad

Tired of the same old colour for your Apple stuff, well there is a place where all of that can be changed at a price of course, but…

The Boog Boa Push iPad Bag

The iPad has been on high ever since its launch and now its time to cover it up, because something as thin and light being carried under your…

First Part Games online pass

It looks as if Sony could be thinking about introducing a online pass, whereas at the moment Sony are approving third party publishers such as EA and THQ…

The readySTEADY video stand

How often do you think that you have got that perfect video only to find that it is all shaky and not very professional at all. Well you…

Electric Bike by Ryno

It is all in the name isn’t it, Ryno sounds big and tough, well could an electrically powered scooter actually fit into that description, see for yourself.  …

These are tyres designed to fit a bike, but the company behind this product is called the Night Bright Tyre Company, so you get an idea what they…

Kodak launches the Playtouch

There was time when Kodak was boss of the photographic industry, but then came along digital photography and it seemed that the curtain could be going closing on…

VW Camper record player

This is a very funny yet practical device that looks strange but has a real purpose behind it. The VW camper van is actually a self-contained record player….

The Ironman Xbox 360 mod

The Ironman movies are very popular and it comes as no surprise to find that there are people out there modding and building various items into the style…

Handy GPS device

It is amazing how GPS has transformed the way that we drive and even walk around these days, it is all down to GPS this has found its…

Retro looking leather iPad case

Walking around town with an iPad can be a little bit risky, it is so thin and light that the chances of it being damaged are quite high;…

PayPal accounts emptied via iTunes

It looks as if the some customers of PayPal have seen cash disappear from their account and from the linked bank account too and it seems to have…

Kindle 3 to launch on Friday

This is good news for all of those e-reader fans that cannot wait for the next generation of reader from Amazon, the Kindle 3. On the face of…

YouTube launches HTML5 site

Google user generated video site, YouTube has launched a site dedicated to speeding it up for mobile users. The HTML5 version of YouTube can be found at http://m.youtube.com…

1 in 20 employees in trouble over email

It seems that sending a funny, rude or personal email while at work, can get you into a lot of trouble and in some cases sending an email…

You can’t block Zuckerberg

There is no doubt that facebook.com is the biggest social networking site on the internet, but it seems that the members are there because of their friends, rather…

Vodafone launch Wi-Fi hotspot device

The mobile broadband provider Vodafone has released details of the R201 Mobile Hotspot device; effectively this gives the user hotspot that can handle up to five devices over…

Space travel to be regulated

It seems that before the first commercial take place the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the USA is planning to regulate space travel in the US, at the…

Wake up with a bang

There are a lot of people around that find it hard to get out of bed in the morning, I do not have that trouble if see my…

Solar powered toothbrush cleaner

The title does not do this item justice, it is solar powered and it does clean then toothbrush within the unit. However, it is the way that the…

Just how big are things

When the news tells us of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the International Space Station (ISS) and the even Moon it is hard to actually…

Trade in games at Tesco

Following a trial at the beginning of the year, the superstore giant Tesco will be rolling out a video game trade in service nationwide, this means that there…

Demon prioritises traffic

The question of net neutrality has reared its head over at the internet service provider (ISP) Demon, with the introduction of a new broadband package, Game Pro Broadband…

Malware caused plane crash

There is a report in the Spanish newspaper El Pais, which claims the plane crash at Madrid Airport in 2008 that killed 154 people, was caused by malware….

The rich rely on eBay

The current financial situation is affecting everyone, even those who in the UK are considered to be well off. Yet these people still have to keep up appearances…

Google boys the Movie

It seems that in the tradition of the movie business these days, where famous people such as the Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, are immortalised in…

Web users may change names

We are reaching a point in time where those teenagers who are about to start work or go on to university have had a presence on the internet…

Wind up mini torch

This is a great little idea as it makes sure that the user will never be without light, as this key ring torch only require some winding up…

First look at the Dell Thunder

This is something that many of us have been waiting for, it is a first little look at the much anticipated Dell Thunder and very nice it looks…

How to make giant bubbles

This is something that I have always been interested in seeing, these huge bubbles are totally out of this world and just demonstrate the brilliant stuff that can…