Archive for July, 2007

3 Billion iTunes Track Sold

We’ve been holding back with Apple news since the vomit-inducing coverage of the iPhone launch that many publications gave (Engadget and Gizmodo appearing top of the list, in that order). Here’s one worth noting though, Apple has announced that they’ve now sold over THREE BILLION tracks.

BSkyB Scoops Up Amstrad

Murdoch’s monster media mammoths agrees deal for Amstrad’s set top boxes

Rumoured Samsung i550 Smartphone Packs GPS

Unconfirmed phone marks a change in direction for Samsung’s mobile phones

Wikipedia Founder Launches Google Rival Wikia

Jimmy Wales hopes that his mash up of Wikipedia and SETI technologies will prove a smash. Introduces MatchMobile Dating Service

Wannabe walruses of love can search for romance on the move

Illegal Music Downloads Hit All Time High

Ahoy there! Piracy hits an all time in the UK.

Samsung Announce NV8, NV15 and NV20 Cameras

A large black slick of shiny digicams are ready to slip out from Samsung HQ.

Eurcom D900C Quad Core Phantom-X Laptop Goes On Sale

A veritable beast of a laptop is unleashed. Only those with big pockets need apply.

Sky Content To PSPs

Sky find another way to get their content out – this time to the PSP handheld.

BBC iPlayer: A Flawed Gem

There’s a lot of great things about the iPlayer – they biggest draw back is its total dependence on Microsoft.