Nissan prices 2014 Leaf models

issan this week announced pricing for the American edition of its 2014 all-electric Leaf. The car, which will be available in three trim levels, set all time sales records last year and its expected to have a repeat performance for this go around.

Windows 8 tablets dogged by OS prices

Chinese white-box vendors will start churning out Windows 8 tablets in May and the ex-factory prices for 11.6-inch units are estimated at about $300. 

Tech giants ordered to explain high Australian prices

The Australian government has summoned Apple, Microsoft and Adobe to explain why their products cost more there than in the rest of the world.

EE announces pricing for UK's first 4G network

Pricing's been announced for the UK's first 4G network, run by EE: and while it starts low, there's no unlimited data plan available, making it expensive for some.

Nintendo reveals details of Wii U

Nintendo's announced pricing and availability for the Wii U console in Japan. Details on the international release can be found here.

Apple sued over e-book pricing

The US government has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple and a number of publishers - including Hachette SA, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin and Simon & Schuster - for allegedly colluding over e-book pricing.

California makes hybrid cars the expensive option

California's energy policies aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions are making plug-in hybrid vehicles uneconomical.

Verizon LTE launch marks start of turf war, say analysts

Verizon yesterday launched its '4G' LTE service, claiming a tenfold increase in speed over its 3G EVDO network, at 5-12Mbps for downloads and 2-5Mbps upload.

Netflix says sorry to 'self-absorbed' Americans

It's not been a good week for Netflix, despite the successful launch of its streaming video service in Canada.

Internet retailer makes expensive mistake

Someone in the merchandising team at has a red face this morning - on Friday, the internet retailer mistakenly priced almost all its products at $49.99.

Report: MSI to launch Android and Win 7 tablets at Computex

MSI is reportedly planning to launch a number of Android and Windows 7 tablet devices at Computex in June.