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In the past seven days, Reg Hardware reviewed dozens of products from the worlds of consumer electronics, photography, gaming, mobile communications and information technology.

In case you missed any, here are all the products we evaluated this past week.

Lifestyle

Technisat HDFS Freesat HD receiver
First wireless BBC iPlayer box, apparently

Logitech Squeezebox Touch
Sound offering with pictureframe pretensions

Freeview HD Set-top Receivers
Group Test Seven boxes for for your viewing pleasure

Goodmans GDB300HD

Sharp TU-T2

Philips DTR5520

Icecrypt T2200

i-Can Easy HD 2851T

Humax HD-FOX T2

Bush DVB680

Teac R-4iDNT Wi-Fi/DAB/FM radio and iPod dock
Log on, tune in, dock out

Computing

Packard Bell dot S2
Outperforms the Acer it's based on?

Apple MacBook Pro 15in
Class act

Dell Latitude XT2 XFR ruggedised laptop
A tablet to take for the rough and tumble

LaCie Rugged USB 3.0 portable hard drive
SuperSpeed USB and military-grade toughness?

Mobile

Sony Ericsson Elm
Buy this phone and save the planet – maybe

Games

Ten Essential Android Games
Product Round-up Get gaming on your Google phone

Lost Planet 2
So-so shooter

Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands
Time it's in your hands?

Photography

Olympus Tough 8010 rugged camera
Takes the knocks and the shots

Choosing a cloud hosting partner with confidence

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Storage capacity and performance optimization at Mizuno USA
Mizuno USA turn to Tegile storage technology to solve both their SAN and backup issues.
High Performance for All
While HPC is not new, it has traditionally been seen as a specialist area – is it now geared up to meet more mainstream requirements?
The next step in data security
With recent increased privacy concerns and computers becoming more powerful, the chance of hackers being able to crack smaller-sized RSA keys increases.