Archive for October, 2008

Blackberry Storm: Vodafone Details Call Plans Disclosed

This Xmas, despite dire warnings of how everywhere is entering recession, there’s going to be a battle royal between the mobile companies in their attempt to get you to buy a new mobile phone. O2 has the 3G iPhone, T-Mobile has the G1 Google Android handset and as we let you know back at the [...]

Ubuntu 8.10 Release Party With Canonical, Mark Shuttleworth

Last night a party was held at Waxy O’Connors of London’s Leicester Square, celebrating the release of the popular Linux variant, Ubuntu 8.10 aka Intrepid Ibex. Ubuntu is a Linux distribution that is based on the principals of “free” as in beer and speech. It was set-up in Oct 2004 by Mark Shuttleworth so last [...]

BlackBerry Curve Review: Long Term (88%)

We know that this isn’t the _latest_ gadget, but it shouldn’t always be about the new should it? This is one device that become a consistent must-carry item for us – which is pretty rare in the world of constant development. We thought we’d detail why. I’ve been using a Blackberry Curve (8310) for the [...]

Twitter: WSJ Says It’s Now Mainstream: Is That A Good Thing?

We know that Twitter gets under people’s skin, leading some of them to tweet their little sock off across many subjects from their view of emerging new business idea, through their inner most thoughts, to their love of sandwiches. Some people even get their

Pure Evoke-2s DAB Radio Announced

Update to the award winning Evoke-2XT DAB radio from Pure.

Amazon’s 3D ‘Windowshop’ Web Interface Serves Up Eye Candy Feast

Beta interactive interface makes shopping an all-scrolling, all graphic bonanza.

Asus EeePC 1002HA Netbook Announced

The hyperactive product department at Asus knock out yet another netbook variant.

Interplanetary Internet Network Underway

Hang on to your Spock ears, the web’s going inter-galactic!

Casio Exilim W63CA 8MP Camera Phone With HD Screen

It’s a flippin’ fantastic flip phone but it comes with a gargantuan gotcha.

Tascam DP-004 4-Track Portable Recorder

Super small portable recorder looks a tempting number for roving musos.