Nintendo has confirmed that it will be launching an upgraded version of
its popular handheld DS device in November. The DS LL features dual,
4.2 inch screens and is expected to retail for ¥20,000 (US$220) in
Japanese firm Nintendo said that its first half profits fell by over 50 percent and said worse was to come, because sales of its popular Wii console weren't that buoyant.
Opinion: I've never had a mobile phone as good as the iPhone. It's also the best MP3 player I've owned. Still, I wonder occasionally how long it will be before I toss it aside for a newer, more satisfying cellphone. After all, it's only the latest in a long line of handheld devices I've recycled since my Motorola flip phone in 1993.
The UN's International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has rubber stamped the spec for a new mobile phone charger that will work with any handset.
Sony and Netflix have signed a deal to allow the delivery of movies and TV shows to the Playstation 3.
Barnes & Noble has officially introduced its electronic reader - it
calls it the nook - and claims it is the world's most advanced eBook
An electronic reader called the Nook is set to be introduced by Barnes & Noble today.
German loudspeaker company Teufel said it has introduced a combined portable radio, alarm clock and iPod docking station.
The EOS-1D Mark IV digital SLR camera will set you back a cool $5,000
when it becomes available in late December. But the expensive baby
packs quite a bit of punch.
AU Optronics (AUO) has announced a 20-inch e-paper module - the world's largest, it says - and has launched its six-inch and nine-inch flexible e-paper displays.
Verizon appears to have given up any hope that it will ever get an iPhone contract from Apple. Its latest campaign for the new Motorola Droid is packed chock-full of attacks on Apple.
Already a million-seller in the US, Palm’s iPhone wannabe, the Pre, has just launched in the UK. Does it have what it takes to rival the seemingly-unstoppable iPhone?
Plastic Logic is to launch its e-reader at CES in January, promising a feather-light device with the largest screen in the industry.
Opinion Buy a book in a bookstore today and it's yours forever - or until the
paper starts crumbling into dust - hopefully long after you're dead.
A round of applause is in order for Microsoft support folks for apparently recovering the data feared lost in a bizarre and as-yet-unexplained server failure that threatened an unknown number of users with loss of their data stored in The Cloud.
Research in Motion (RIM) is readying an all out attack on the successful Apple iPhone with Storm 2 - likely to be released by Verizon in the US in November.
Ben Kurtz had a problem. His pudgy thumbs made typing on an iPhone a misery. He reckons that the developers of the iPhone actually hate people with broad, round thumbs.
Apple is reportedly developing an in-house radio application for the iPhone and iPod touch. According to 9to5mac, the nascent app will be capable of functioning "in the background" and is likely to offer the "same functionality" as the Nano FM radio.
A source "from within" Barnes and Noble has apparently leaked photos and details of the company's new e-reader. According to Gizmodo, the layout will feature a black and white e-ink screen much like the Kindle's.
You'll have to excuse me while I drift off into a nostalgic reverie. But Polaroid products including 600 Color Instant Film and the One-Step Camera are to be resurrected under a distribution deal with Summit Global Group.