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  1. Ubuntu Is Here On Your Mobile!

    Ubuntu is very popular amongst Linux users, and we first hear about Canonical's plans to unleash it as a mobile OS last year at MWC in Barcelona. Just as MWC is creeping up again, it's finally here!

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  2. Canon Releases Lots of New Cameras

    Canon want to get out of the blocks early in 2015 and have released lots of exciting new cameras and printers. Here's a whistle-stop summary.

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  3. Under Armour Makes App Moves

    Think of Under Armour, and most people would either ask 'Who?' or talk about sports clothes and replica shirts. It seems the company has other plans...

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  4. 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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  5. ARM Gives A Glimpse Of The Future

    If you're already bored with 2015's tech which hasn't been released yet, Cambridge company ARM has announced what to look forward to next year with it's processors.

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  6. Dixons Carphone Create New MVNO with Three

    The whole UK mobile industry seems to be going through a bought of consolidation. Dixons Carphone today has announced that they will create a new MVNO.

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  7. Wire Money in the UK (soon) via Google Wallet

    There are so many options to wire people money these days. Whether it's via bank accounts, online services such as Paypal, traditional services like Western Union etc. Google has been offering a service to US users for a while, now UK users will soon be able to do the same.

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  8. LG Makes Dots More Colourful

    Whilst LG is leading the push towards OLED TVs, they haven't forgotten about the humble LCD. LG today announced that they will be using Quantum Dot Technology on their upcoming 4K LCD TVs to improve colour reproduction.

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  9. BT confirms it is in talks to buy EE

    After weeks of speculation linking it with the acquisition of one of the UK's two biggest mobile carriers, BT has finally confirmed that EE will be the subject of its affection. The telecoms giant announced today that it has entered "exclusive negotiations" with a view to buying the Orange and Deutsche Telekom joint-venture for £12.5 billion. BT says the deal will allow it to "accelerate its existing mobility strategy" and re-enter the mobile market after it sold off O2 for £17.7 billion almost a decade ago.

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  10. Wednesdays Won't Be Orange For Much Longer

    Orange Wednesdays must be one of the longest network promotions ever and inspired the other networks to make their own offerings. Sadly it is due to come to an end soon.

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  11. Sky Introduce New Super Value, Super Fast Broadband

    Sky have introduced a new limited download Fibre Broadband service to undercut BT.

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  12. OFCOM Shows it Good and Bad Side in Annual Report

    Everyone loves an Annual don't they. I used to look forward to getting the Beano Annual every year for Christmas. OFCOM were obviously Dandy readers.

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  13. Cambridge Audio Gives Your TV a Major Sound Upgrade

    Audio specialists Cambridge Audio have released the TV5. It's a speaker base which provides a major boost to your TV's built in speakers without adding clutter to your room.

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  14. Do They Know It's Christmas Time At All?

    December is traditionally a slow month. People thinking about the forthcoming festivities, time with the family, mugging each other in the local supermarket to buy a knock off TV etc. Company offices are filled with tinsel, silly hats and hang overs, as well as photo copies taken for posterity ( ;) ) . Obviously something has gone wrong this year with corporate Britain and they've mixed two british past times, binge drinking and shopping, to create binge shopping...

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  15. Jolla announce the Jolla Tablet - seek crowd funding to make it

    Today Jolla announced the Jolla Tablet, a Sailfish OS 2.0 device which they are pitching as the world's first crowdsourced tablet device.

    The device promises a 7.85 inch screen, along with 2GB RAM; 32GB ROM; a quad-core intel CPU and the usual micro-SD, WiFi, GPS and 5MP camera.

    Read on for the full specificsations and the Jolla press release.

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  16. BT Infinity is Not Fibre Optic!

    A couple of people made a complaint that BT's Infinity Fibre Optic Broadband is in fact not Fibre Optic at all. The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) agrees.

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  17. LG release Android 5 (Lollipop) for the G3

    In what some might think an unusual move, LG have become the first major handset manufacturer to release a Lollipop upgrade for one of their existing phone models.

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  18. Jawbone's New Smartwear Moves it Up

    Jawbone were one of the first movers in the health smartwear market. There's been a lot of new devices coming out recently to compete with the UP, but Jawbone are not about to roll over, and have release some new gear.

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  19. 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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  20. ASUS Launches New Partnership with Currys PC World

    ASUS computers are well known and recognised, but ASUS mobile sales have been pretty small in the UK so far, so it's good to hear that they now have a major new partner to help them promote their mobile handsets.

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  21. Canon's Christmas Cashback Offer

    Who wouldn't like a Canon camera for Christmas? I certainly would! ;)

    Canon are offering up to £80 cashback on a selection of of cameras this Christmas, so you can buy someone a present they'll really like, and save money too.

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  22. LG Makes Its First Mobile Processor

    It may come as a surprise to some, that although LG is one of the biggest mobile handset manufacturers in the world, it's always opted to buy it's processors from other companies (mostly Qualcomm). That's all about to change.

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  23. Fling Photos to Your Sky+HD Box

    We all know the scene. You've had a great day out with friends and family, and you'd like to show of the pics you've taken. You can either all huddle round your phone, but it's a bit cramped, so you want to show them on your telly. Thing is, you always need some extra dongle or other stuck into your TV to do it. Sky have updated their Sky+ app now, so don't need one anymore.

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  24. Has Your Android Device Got Worms?

    Mobile OS devices have been relatively free of malware, but as more and more people are using them as their main internet device, criminals are also starting to target them. As Android is the common OS, it's where they're starting. Mobile security company AdaptiveMobile claim to have uncovered a new threat for Android users. Obviously, we believe people here are smart enough not to fall for such a scam, but here's the info:

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  25. Microsoft Smartwatch Imminent

    Forbes is reporting that Microsoft is expected to launch their own smartwatch within the next few weeks, and before the American holiday season.

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