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Eye-Fi pitches camera-friendly memory card with... Wi-Fi

CES on Video It's an SD card for your digital camera that manages to cram Wi-Fi in too. Plug it in and wireless transfer your pics to your computer... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos …
Will Head, 10 Jan 2008

Lenovo waves around ultra-light sub-laptop

CES on Video Lenovo has big things planned for it's consumer-friendly little laptop, the IdeaPad U110... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos FemiSapien robotrix Eye-Fi pitches camera- …
Will Head, 09 Jan 2008

Alienware heads off on a curve with gaming screen design

CES on Video It's curved an it has got an enormous resolution. Yes, it's Alienware's monster monitor, and here's what all the fuss is about... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos FemiSapien …
Will Head, 09 Jan 2008

Amiga explains AmigaOS 5 AmigaAnywhere

CES on Video It's the next generation of the Amiga operating system - company President Bill McEwen reveals what it's all about... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos FemiSapien robotrix …
Will Head, 09 Jan 2008

Slash, Bill Gates and rock chick trade Guitar Hero licks

CES on Video Billy G, Guitar Hero champ Kelly Law Yone and Guns'n'Rose axeman Slash slam out some chords... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos FemiSapien robotrix Eye-Fi pitches camera- …
Will Head, 08 Jan 2008

Samsung shows very skinny telly

CES on Video Up close with Samsung's size-zero 52in LCD TV prototype... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos FemiSapien robotrix Eye-Fi pitches camera-friendly memory card with... Wi-Fi …
Will Head, 08 Jan 2008
Bill Gates teaser pic

Exposed! Bill Gates' last day at Microsoft

CES on Video What happened on the day Bill Gates finally left Microsoft... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video WowWee wheels in Tribot DisplayLink demos multi-monitor USB dongle Guitar Hero gets true air axe WowWee demos FemiSapien robotrix Eye-Fi pitches camera-friendly memory card with... Wi-Fi …
Will Head, 08 Jan 2008

Microsoft previews TellMe phone voice control

CES on Video The future of the mobile phone is... er... voice. So said Microsoft staffers during Bill Gates' (final) CES keynote speech last night. Voice for calls, obviously - but also voice for controlling the phone... Can't see the video? Download Flash Player from Adobe.com CES on Video Slash, Bill Gates and rock chick trade Guitar …
Will Head, 08 Jan 2008

EnGenius SI-680H Wi-Fi VoIP phone

Review VoIP may be revolutionising the telecoms industry by allowing us to make free calls with little more than a broadband connection and computer, but it's also tying us to our PCs. If you'd rather spend more time talking than being tied to a machine, a Wi-Fi phone like the EnGenius SI-680H will help you cut the cord. EnGenius …
Will Head, 28 Aug 2007

Alienware Area-51 m9750

Review One word can describe the Alienware Area-51 m9750: big. It's as if the person designing it thought they were in Burger King and decided to Go Large at every opportunity. It's got two hard drives, two graphics cards, two processor cores and a whopping 17in screen. There's another thing that's big about the m9750 - its price. …
Will Head, 01 Aug 2007

Harman Kardon Guide+Play GPS-500

Review What more do you want from a GPS unit than the ability to get you from A to B when you haven't got a clue where you are or which way to go? Well, Harman Kardon is hoping that multimedia features will also feature highly on your shopping list as its new Guide+Play GPS-500 also features video and audio playback. Harman Kardon …
Will Head, 11 Jul 2007

Acer TravelMate ProFile 6292 business laptop

Review The Acer TravelMate 6292 is the first of the company's new ProFile range, which promises to be "concrete, protective and productive", apparently. Designed for a hardy life on the road it features a magnesium alloy cover that's supposedly 20 times stronger yet considerably lighter than plastic. Would you like to know more? …
Will Head, 25 Jun 2007
Sharp LC37XD1E HD TV

Sharp Aquos LC37XD1E 37in HD TV

Review There's HD and then there's full HD. While both will give you better pictures than normal TV, the latter offers a degree of future proofing by enabling you to take advantage of 1080p, the highest HD resolution currently in use. With both Blu-ray and HD DVD supporting it, you'll need a Full HD TV such as Sharp's LC37XD1E to …
Will Head, 31 May 2007
Logitech Alto keyboard and laptop stand

Logitech Alto keyboard and laptop stand

Review If your laptop is your primary work machine then you'll end up spending a fair amount of time hunched over it - which isn't exactly good for your back, let alone your posture. Logitech's Alto stand allows you to raise the screen up, so it's at a more natural height and also includes a full keyboard for, it claims, better typing …
Will Head, 11 May 2007
Fujitsu Siemens Lifebook P1610

Fujitsu Siemens Lifebook P1610

Review Laptops come in all shapes and sizes, from super-big, hernia-inducing desktop replacements to mega-dinky ultra-portables. The Fujitsu Siemens Lifebook P1610 sits firmly at the smaller end of the scale, with a footprint barely larger than an A5 sheet of paper. It's built to be lightweight and portable, and though it may be …
Will Head, 04 May 2007
Nokia N93i mobile phone

Nokia N93i camera phone

Review The Nokia N93i isn't quite sure if it's a phone, a camcorder, or something in between. Flip it one way and it appears all phone-like, but swivel the display around and it feels like you're holding a mini-camcorder. Nokia N93i mobile phone Like the Nokia N93 before it, the N93i is an attempt to bridge both worlds - leaving …
Will Head, 27 Apr 2007
Toshiba HD-XE1 HD DVD player

Toshiba HD-XE1 HD DVD player

Review After the big bang of the HD disc format war, the dust has settled a little. There are players available on both the Blu-ray and HD DVD sides and now manufacturers are expanding their product lines - adding a feature here and an enhancement there. Toshiba HD-XE1 HD DVD player Since the launch of the Toshiba's relatively …
Will Head, 26 Apr 2007
Sony Walkman Video MP3 NW-A800

Sony Walkman NW-A800 media player

Review Sony used to be synonymous with portable entertainment: its Walkman range was the brand that all products aspired to. After losing ground with the digital generation Sony is out to mount a comeback with the NW-A800 - its first Walkman that can handle both audio and video playback on the go. Sony Walkman Video MP3 NW-A800 The …
Will Head, 12 Apr 2007

HANNspree HANNSlounge designer LCD TV

Review Ever felt that boring old black and silver just wasn't you? When you go telly shopping are you uninspired by the me-too-ness of the models on offer? Want something in your lounge that makes a statement? Then Taiwanese manufacturer HANNspree could have just the model for you. HANNspres HANNSlounge designer LCD TV - front …
Will Head, 28 Mar 2007
Sony Vaio VGN-TX5XN laptop

Sony Vaio VGN-TX5XN laptop

Review If you like the idea of a laptop that you can cart about with you, but want something with a bigger screen and keyboard than the tiny Sony UX1XN, then the TX5XN could be just what you're looking for. It's small enough to accompany you most places you go, but still has a decent sized screen and keyboard so you can get some proper …
Will Head, 19 Mar 2007
Sony Vaio VGN-UX1XN

Sony Vaio VGN-UX1XN ultra-mobile PC

Review The Sony UX1XN is quite possibly one of the smallest laptops ever. Think of the smallest laptop you've ever seen, and this will be smaller. Probably. Everything about it is dinky - it's barely bigger than a thick-ish paperback book, yet it packs a full Vista-touting PC inside its diddy dimensions. Sony Vaio VGN-UX1XN Sony' …
Will Head, 14 Mar 2007
Hauppauge WinTV Nova-TD

Hauppauge WinTV Nova-TD USB TV tuner

Review Digital TV isn't that easy to pick up on the go, but Hauppauge's Nova-TD has a trick up its sleeve to improve reception. It crams two tuners into its USB-connected casing and can draw on the inputs from both to create a better signal. Hauppauge WinTV Nova-TD If your coverage is fine, however, you can just use it as a twin- …
Will Head, 09 Mar 2007
Asus Lamborghini VX2 laptop

Asus Lamborghini VX2 laptop

Review Cars and laptops obviously make good bed-fellow if Asus' latest Lamborghini-badged model is anything to go by. While its first effort - the VX1 - may have been seen as a me-too effort to rival Acer's Ferrari tie-up, there's got to be something in the partnership to produce further offspring. Given its premium branding - and …
Will Head, 27 Feb 2007
iGo Boomtube

iGo Boomtube portable speakers

Review Personal music players maybe designed to be just that, personal, but sometimes you just want to throw down your white headphones and share your music with the world. Well, a few gathered folks anyway. Preferably not on a number 38 bus – and depending on your musical taste of course... The Boomtube allows you to do just that, …
Will Head, 20 Feb 2007
Belkin Easy Transfer Cable

Belkin Easy Transfer Cable for Windows Vista

Review As the name implies, Belkin's Easy Transfer Cable for Windows Vista allows you to transfer your files to Windows Vista, easily. It'll help you to copy over all your files and settings from your shattered old XP PC to your shiny new Vista box. Belkin Easy Transfer Cable In the pack you get a two-headed USB cable with a …
Will Head, 09 Feb 2007