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  1. ZTE Launch Grand SII (soon)

    ZTE continue to be making serious progress into the mainstream with their latest handset, the Grand SII.

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  2. Yota Launch New Device

    You might have heard of Yota. It's a Russian company with a rather unique selling point. It has two screens, with it's rear one being an always on e-ink display. We hope to have a demonstration later during the show, but here's their press release.

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  3. Vodafone Worse than EE for Network Coverage?

    You may well remember some time ago, a company Rootmetrics asked people to download it's app on Android and iOS to see who offers the best / worst network coverage. The results are in and it's quite surprising!

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  4. Samsung Unpacked 5

    You may have heard that Samsung has just held it's latest Unpacked event to launch the Samsung Galaxy S5, Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit. Naturally, we were there, so what was it like?

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  5. Apple Introduce Reuse and Recycling to the UK

    You may have heard that Apple has been offering to buy back your Apple gear in the US for some time now. Now they're introducing it to the UK

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  6. Alcatel's Idol Gives More Cores!

    You can never have too many cores on a mobile phone right? Alcatel agree with you and will soon be offering the octacore Idol X+.

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  7. Samsung Gets Out of the Blocks First Again

    With rumours of a Pro 12" iPad constantly circulating, Samsung have decided to preempt Apple's launch by launching their own Galaxy Note Pro and Tab Pro 12.2" tablets.

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  8. BBC Suggests Licence Fee for iPlayer Users

    With more and more younger people getting used to not having a TV, and then streaming their programmes over the internet, the BBC is acutely aware that it risks losing future TV licence revenue, when licence fees are frozen, and less household will have TVs.

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  9. Triggertrap Releases Android App

    With all the latest cameras coming with wifi and smartphone apps to take pictures remotely etc, owners of older cameras may be feeling a bit left out. That is where Triggertrap may be able to help.

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  10. Apple Maps Finds Nessie. Take that Google!

    Whilst many interesting things have been found on Google Maps before, Apple may have upped the stakes by finding Nessie!

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  11. BBC Extends iPlayer Catchup to 30 days

    Whilst Catchup on iPlayer has been a wonderful thing for those of us who've missed programmes, it's sometimes frustrating that you can't stream or download the programme if the standard seven days period has passed.

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  12. Which Smartphone Has the Best Battery Life?

    Which? Magazine is well known for it's independent tests, so it was of great interest to see which smartphones came out on top for battery life, given how so many people complain that they struggle to get through the day without having to top up their phones.

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  13. Got Some Spare Cash to Give to Charity?

    Well you might be interested to know that Jony Ive and Marc Newson (another product designer) have teamed up to make some exclusive products for auction to raise money to fight AIDS, Maleria and Tuberculosis.

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  14. Welcome to Mobile and Gadget

    Welcome to the new Mobile and Gadget website and forum. This site is built by its members for its members. We want you to have a say about what we cover and even how we work!

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  15. Apple WWDC 2012 Keynote Summary

    Weeks of hype finished today when Apple released new hardware, and also talked about iOS 6 and Mountain Lion.

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  16. webOS is Back!

    webOS has had a poor history. First sinking Palm, and then failing to take off with HP, LG has taken the torch of webOS and moved it in a completely new direction.

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  17. Google to Start Releasing a Nexus Range

    We've got used to Google building relations with individual handset manufacturers and giving them an exclusive for each new generation of Android. According to the Wall Street Journal, that might be about to change.

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  18. Interview with Jolla Co-Founder Marc Dillon

    We've been following Jolla since it's early days, and also have a handset which we are planning on reviewing in future. With that in mind, we were really excited to get a few minutes with Marc Dillon and discuss Jolla's plans. So what was he like?

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  19. Digital Downloads to Become More Expensive

    We're so used to downloading our music, apps, films, books, games etc, that it may come as a bit of a shock that the last Chancellor's Budget may have made them all cost more.

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  20. God has freed Facebook!

    We're not massively into Iranian politics around here, but this was a headline which wrote itself!

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  21. Arcam Launch Sound Bar and Sub

    We'll be honest. We tend not to get that excited when a company releases another sound bar. We do like sound bars, but, to be honest, most sound sub par. We are however excited to hear that Arcam have launched the Solo Bar and Solo sub, with great claims, which we hope match their other products.

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  22. We Spend Some Time With Sony + Exclusive YouView News!

    We were invited down to Sony's European HQ in Surrey to have a look at some of the products the company has lined up for 2015 and meet with some key people there. So what were they like?

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  23. What's new from Doro Primo range, a phone for the blind + a £99 smartphone

    We went along to London to hear about the latest developments from Doro, the phone that specialises in producing feature phones for senior citizens, and has also entered the smartphone arena. Now it has two new devices, including a phone designed exclusively for the blind.

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  24. Toshiba Show Us The Future

    We spent some time with Toshiba and they they showed us some new upcoming laptops and televisions, as well as some rather interesting concepts which they're toying with.

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  25. We Spend Some Time with LG

    We spent some quality time with LG's press team and also James Marshall, LG European Head of Product Marketing of Mobile Communications, and gained some useful insights into what's coming.

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