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Nokia N9 finally revealed, and it looks amazing!

The Gadget Show  Tuesday 21 June 2011

Nokia N9 finally revealed, and it looks amazing!

The Nokia N9 has been one of the most rumoured smartphones on the planet, but Nokia’s latest handset finally made an appearance in the early hours of the morning. Running MeeGo, this stunning looking smartphone is dominated by the display, and looks like no other Nokia.

The Nokia N9 is designed from the ground up to be a touchscreen handset. Save for volume and camera controls, there are no…

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Nokia to launch 1GHz touchscreen S40 featurephone?

The Gadget Show  Monday 20 June 2011

Nokia to launch 1GHz touchscreen S40 featurephone?

We expect to see fast processors, lots of memory and fancy screens on mid and high-end smartphones – but not so much on entry-level feature phones. This could be about to change if the latest rumours are to be believed, with a 1GHz touchscreen Symbian S40 Nokia possibly on the way.

S40 is the operating system found in entry-level Nokia feature phones. It’s the OS for people wanting a chea…

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iPod dock, DAB+ radio and CD player launched by Onkyo

The Gadget Show  Monday 20 June 2011

iPod dock, DAB+ radio and CD player launched by Onkyo

Bridging the gap between high quality and affordability, audio specialist Onkyo have released a new mini system – the Onkyo Colibrino CS-245DAB – comprising speakers, DAB+ tuner and an integrated iPhone/iPod dock.

Home stereos have faced a pretty tough battle recently, with a raft of decent iPod docks available as alternatives. The Onkyo Colibrino CS-245DAB offers the best of both world…

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Samsung Smart TVs get new BBC News app

The Gadget Show  Monday 20 June 2011

Samsung Smart TVs get new BBC News app

As the internet TV revolution gets underway, the BBC has added to its software lineup, letting users check out an updated news service on their Samsung Smart TVs. Along with being able to check out services such as iPlayer, you’ll now also be able to watch individual news clips.

We’ve already seen an explosion in the amount of apps offered for internet TVs, and the BBC is one company that’s…

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WRC 2 rallying game set to take on DiRT

The Gadget Show  Monday 20 June 2011

WRC 2 rallying game set to take on DiRT

We love racing games. Unlike other types of games, it’s easy to dip in and out of them without having to spend 12 hours at a time trying to get to the end of a level. WRC 2 is the latest to launch, and is set to go head to head with the likes of DiRT 3.

WRC – the official World Rally Championship racing sim has finally received an successor in the form of WRC 2. It has a lot to live up to…

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HP Pre 3 available for pre-order, on sale July

The Gadget Show  Friday 17 June 2011

HP Pre 3 available for pre-order, on sale July

The BlackBerry Bold 9900 isn’t the only smartphone to get an onsale date this week, with the HP Pre3 also popping up for pre-order.

We love the original Palm Pre – sure, it never had the apps found on Android or on the Apple iPhone, but it proved so easy to use, fast, and capable of multi-tasking. Can the HP Pre 3 do any better?

It still looks like the original, meaning an attractive p…

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Get up to £315 off a new Apple Mac, with £65 of free apps!

The Gadget Show  Friday 17 June 2011

Get up to £315 off a new Apple Mac, with £65 of free apps!

Students already get a good deal when it comes to Apple kit, with big savings on offer. The latest deal means you’ll get even more back if you buy an Apple Mac, and runs from today until September 20th. Read on to find out more.

The latest deal from Apple sees students getting £65 free to spend on apps at the Mac App Store. It comes in the form of a gift card, and you’ll also be able to use…

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BlackBerry Bold 9900 to hit the shops in August

The Gadget Show  Friday 17 June 2011

BlackBerry Bold 9900 to hit the shops in August

Although RIM has tried making BlackBerry smartphones with full touchscreen displays, we’ve always preferred the traditional QWERTY keypad handsets. RIM has blurred the line with the BlackBerry Bold 9900, which feature both a touchscreen and a proper keypad, and it’s set to go on sale in August.

The BlackBerry Bold 9900 was originally announced back at the beginning of May. It’s set to be a …

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Annihilation Maps Pack revealed

The Gadget Show  Friday 17 June 2011

Call of Duty: Black Ops Annihilation Maps Pack revealed

Call of Duty: Black Ops already has a couple of map packs to enhance the game and keep you locked away for a few more hours, but now you can also look forward to the Annihilation map pack.

Set to launch for Black Ops on the Xbox 360 later this month, the Annihilation maps pack is the third maps pack to be released, bringing new gameplay and improving multi-player gaming sessions.

As we’v…

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Battery powered Toshiba TV: Watch the Gadget Show in the garden!

The Gadget Show  Thursday 16 June 2011

Battery powered Toshiba TV: Watch the Gadget Show in the garden!

We love the fact we can take our iPad out with us when the weather is nice, and the same goes for gadgets like smartphones or mobile games consoles. Thanks to Toshiba, you’ll soon be able to take the TV out into the garden with you as well, topping up that sun tan while keeping an eye on the Gadget Show!

Yup, the idea of a battery powered TV may take you by surprise (it certainly did us), b…

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