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Microsoft working on Xbox 360 replacement?

The Gadget Show  Thursday 16 June 2011

Microsoft working on Xbox 360 replacement?

We’ve only just seen the back of E3 2011, but already rumours have started springing up about the release of a new Xbox. With Sony and Nintendo both releasing new consoles, could Microsoft be about to get in on the action?

E3 2011 saw the release of Nintendo’s new Wii U, and Sony also released the Sony PlayStation Vita – it’s new handheld console. Things were relatively quiet from Microsof…

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Sony dual-screen tablet available in September

The Gadget Show  Thursday 16 June 2011

Sony dual-screen tablet available in September

Out of all the tablets we’ve seen over the past year or two, Sony’s S2 clamshell device looks like one of the most interesting. Initially making an appearance back in April, along with the more conventional Sony S1 tablet, it looks like both products could be on sale by September.

The latest range of tablets offer a raft of great features, but you’re restricted to either picking a large dev…

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Samsung Galaxy S Plus heading to the UK

The Gadget Show  Thursday 16 June 2011

Samsung Galaxy S Plus heading to the UK

The Samsung Galaxy S2 has already proved itself as one of the best smartphones on the market, but not content with this Samsung looks like bringing the Samsung Galaxy S Plus – an upgrade over the original Galaxy S – to these shores in the next few months.

A tweaked variant of the original Samsung Galaxy S, the Samsung Galaxy S Plus may not be an entirely new model like the Galaxy S2, bu…

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BlackBerry PlayBook hits the shops today

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 15 June 2011

BlackBerry PlayBook hits the shops today

It’s finally time to raid the piggy bank if you’ve got your heart set on the new BlackBerry PlayBook, as RIM’s new tablet has finally hit the shops today. Or at least, some of them.

If the Apple iPad 2 or its Android-based rivals don’t appeal, then the BlackBerry PlayBook could be the tablet for you. With a 7-inch screen, it sits at the more portable end of the market, and has a lot to reco…

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Google Search by Image and Voice Search features launched

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 15 June 2011

Google Search by Image and Voice Search features launched

When it comes to internet search engines, Google is easily the biggest, but Google isn’t content to rest on its laurels. Instead, the search giant is rolling out a voice activated search feature, along with an image search, making it even more user friendly.

The new Voice Search will initially be available in Chrome, with English the only supported language at launch. All you have to do is …

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Apple iPad 3 incoming, boasting 5x sharper screen?

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 15 June 2011

Apple iPad 3 incoming, boasting 5x sharper screen?

Although the Apple iPad 2 hasn’t been on sale for that long, the launch of the iPhone 4 – with its incredibly high resolution screen – makes Apple’s tablet look a little under-specced. The Apple iPad 3 should sort this, with the latest model offering an equally impressive display.

Apple already leads the way when it comes to the tablet market – we’ve seen lots of hardware that’s equal…

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Forget 3D TVs, check out Acer's 3D projector!

The Gadget Show  Wednesday 15 June 2011

Forget 3D TVs, check out Acer's 3D projector!

We’ve seen 3D TVs from all the big manufacturers, but what if you want something a little more immersive? The latest projector from Acer could be the solution, with snappily titled Acer H5360BD projector offering both high-definition and 3D technology, promising to bring your movies to life.

The Acer H5360BD is a DLP projector that can display your movies or games in 1080p high-definition (...

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Acer to sell super-cheap laptops due to "inventory abnormality"

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 14 June 2011

Acer to sell super-cheap laptops due to "inventory abnormality"

We love top-spec, feature packed gadgets as much as the next man, but it’s always nice to get a bit of a bargain. If you’re in the market for a cheap laptop, keep an eye out for some fantastic deals on Acer products in the next month, as the company looks to offload unsold stock.

Acer already sets the pace when it comes to affordable, well made and feature packed products, but consumers cou…

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LG Optimus 3D delayed, now on sale July 12th?

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 14 June 2011

LG Optimus 3D delayed, now on sale July 12th?

When it was initially launched, it looked like the LG Optimus 3D was set to hit the shops at the beginning of April. The launch date for the world’s first specs-free 3D smartphone then got pushed back to this month, but you’ll still struggle to get your hands on one. It’s now looking increasingly likely that the LG Optimus 3D will go on sale during July.

The LG Optimus 3D has a lot to offer…

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Nokia Vs Apple: Apple gets a black eye

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 14 June 2011

Nokia Vs Apple: Apple gets a black eye

The mobile phone industry is like no other when it comes to litigation and legal battles, with pretty much every major manufacturer at war with each other. It seems like first blood has gone to Nokia, however, with Apple coming away with a black eye.

Legal battles between mobile phone companies have been going on for years, and it’s rare that cases get settled. Nokia against Apple is one of…

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