Apple users search their dates' murky pasts

A new application for the iPhone will enable fanboys to use their gizmos as "sleaze detectors".

Intel outlines future of interactive television

Intel has introduced the CE4100 SoC. The 45nm chip - expected to encourage the development of interactive television content and applications - is fully compatible with Blue-ray, Digital TV and other entertainment devices.

AT&T slammed for poor iPhone service

It seems that you can use your iPhone for just about anything apart from making a telephone call.

Hey teacher, leave that kid alone

A teacher in Thailand has been caught on mobile phone giving a smart alec kid a serious beating.

Cleaning is dangerous - official

When you're cleaning your house, should you be more scared of your washing machine or your vacuum cleaner? That's one of the pressing questions posed - and answered - by

Amazon branches out into own-brand electronics

Online megastore Amazon is to undercut its regular suppliers by branding electronics accessories under its own name.

Point Grey debuts USB 3.0 digital video camera

Point Grey has announced plans to showcase the "world's first" SuperSpeed USB-enabled digital video camera at the 2009 Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco.

Sensia radio thinks it's a PC

With a large colour touchscreen and internet connectivity, the Sensia radio from Pure is almost more of a PC than a radio.

Palm is fed up with Microsoft Windows Mobile

Palm has finally pulled the plug on the Windows Mobile operating system after years as a valued customer.

Pentax camera aimed at first-time DSLR users

Pentax has launched an entry-level digital SLR camera with a few not-so-entry-level features.

What's at the heart of HP’s Laptops and Lenovo’s Best Student Tablet

Analyst Opinion This week begins the real wave of the PC refresh cycle for the non-Mac crowd and it will pick up to a major wave on October 22nd when Windows 7 launches.

Lenovo touts multitouch screen technology

Lenovo has introduced the ThinkPad X200 Tablet PC and ThinkPad T400s laptop. Both portable devices feature multitouch screen technology - along with SimpleTap - an application designed to simplify interaction with multitouch screens.

Microsoft's Zune tunes in to HD Radio

Microsoft has introduced its long-awaited HD Zune. The upgraded device - powered by Nvidia's Tegra processor - is capable of rendering high-quality video and playing HD radio.

LG to launch first Android mobile in Q4

LG has announced its first Android mobile, the LG-GW620, featuring a three inch touchscreen and slide out QWERTY keypad. Up until now, all LG smartphones have used the Windows Mobile OS.

Steve Jobs rocks San Francisco with iTunes 9

Apple CEO Steve Jobs has introduced a veritable smorgasbord of technological goodies, including an upgraded iPod Nano, iTunes 9 and OS 3.1. According to Jobs, the latest version of iTunes features an improved UI, along with an automated DJ known as "Genius Mixes" which selects and plays tracks from a user's music library.

O2 offers Blackberry for just $14,566

The UK's leading mobile telco is running a special offer on its website enabling users to pick up a Blackberry Curve for just €10,001 ($14,566.06). Hurry while stocks last!

AMD aims at simplicity for the tech generation

Interview Chip firm AMD has integrated its portfolio of products and platforms and has a strategy aimed at targeting the tech generation rather than talking pure tech to people who don’t want to understand bits and bytes.

Merger creates new UK mobile leader

Orange and T-Mobile look set to merge their UK businesses, creating a new market leader with 28.4 million customers.

iPhone is poisoned chalice for mobile operators, says report

The iPhone is really bad news for network operators, according to a Danish consultancy firm.

Ultra-flat speakers deliver sharp sound

Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT) has developed a type of ultra-flat loudspeaker that it says still delivers full sound reproduction.