- Stephen Fry on the Phone – Lost In Mobile – Intelligent Mobile Discussion
Stephen Fry on the Phone – Lost In Mobile – Intelligent Mobile Discussion:
Stephen Fry is well-known for his love of mobile technology and you can now download 5 audio clips which discuss everything from the chips inside smartphones to how we managed to shrink handsets to the level we see today.
- Netbooks: The Beginning of the End
Netbooks: The Beginning of the End:
Back in 2008 and 2009, I spent a lot of time defending netbooks.
- Stop everything and get your free 50GB Box.net account | Mobile Industry Review
Stop everything and get your free 50GB Box.net account | Mobile Industry Review:
I had cause to download the Box.net iPhone client today just to check it out. I’d already registered a business trial account and then I saw the message below. As per the message there, everyone gets a free 50GB Box.net account of you register via the app. I tried this out and I can confirm it works. This offer is apparently valid until 2nd of December.
- Ofcom Survey: Orange and O2 Best Mobile Phone Providers in UK | ITProPortal.com
Ofcom Survey: Orange and O2 Best Mobile Phone Providers in UK | ITProPortal.com:
A new survey by Ofcom shows that Orange and O2 are the most popular providers of mobile networks in the UK. According to the survey, this is because network connectivity and fast mobile broadband have become very important for mobile workers and consumers.
- Sony Tablet P now available in the UK | Ubergizmo
Sony Tablet P now available in the UK | Ubergizmo:
We’ve written quite a bit about the Sony Tablet P over the past few months, and while it was released in Japan last month, it looks like the device is now on sale in the UK. The unique dual-screen Android tablet will be available for £499.99 ($771) though we’re pretty sure it’ll be cheaper when it reaches our shores, especially with the inclusion of a 2-year contract.
- Replace Windows’ Taskbar with Mac-like Dock
Replace Windows’ Taskbar with Mac-like Dock:
Anyone who’s ever used a Mac will probably be aware how beautiful and functional its dock is. In comparison, the Windows Taskbar, even the revamped version sported in Windows 7, can feel a little outdated.
- The Future of Laptops: HP, Lenovo, Samsung, and Toshiba Sound Off
The Future of Laptops: HP, Lenovo, Samsung, and Toshiba Sound Off:
What will tomorrow’s laptops be like? How will they look and feel? What will they borrow from tablets? There’s no better people to answer these questions than the ones who are creating the designs themselves. From HP and Lenovo to Samsung and Toshiba, we tapped some of the brightest minds in the business to find out what inspires them—and what’s on the horizon.
- Cedar Trail netbooks might not arrive until 2012, but Asus is getting ready – Liliputing
Cedar Trail netbooks might not arrive until 2012, but Asus is getting ready – Liliputing:
Intel unveiled its next-generation Atom chipset for netbooks this summer, but netbooks with the new Intel Atom Cedar Trail platform hasn’t actually hit the streets yet. VR-Zone says the delay is due to problems with graphics drivers, which could push the launch date for the chips until the end of December, which means we won’t starting seeing netbooks with Cedar Trail guts until early next year.
- Get Office 2010 Starter for Free
Get Office 2010 Starter for Free:
As you may know, Microsoft now provides PC makers with a free version of Office 2010 called Office 2010 Starter. It’s only available to consumers with a new PC, and of course it includes a means by which the user can upgrade electronically to a higher-end and more powerful version of Office. But until now, it’s only been available to those that purchased a new PC, and not to just anyone.
- Mobile Broadband Wi-Fi Hub now available from Three
Mobile Broadband Wi-Fi Hub now available from Three:
Just a few weeks ago we caught sight of this WiFi hub. Available on Three you simply stick your existing USB wireless dongle in and it’ll turn magically into a WiFi hotspot.
- HP G6-1B70US laptop with 500GB HDD and dual-core CPU
HP G6-1B70US laptop with 500GB HDD and dual-core CPU:
HP have a line of great laptops, and we would like to bring your attention to the HP G6-1B70US, this is a 15.6-inch display laptop with 500GB HDD running at 5400rpm and 2.4GHz dual-core Intel i3 370M processor with 4GB memory.
- Is Samsung giving up on netbooks next year? — Engadget
Is Samsung giving up on netbooks next year? — Engadget:
An email sent by Samsung to its trading partners appears to shut down any prospect of the manufacturer producing new netbooks after the first quarter of 2012.