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Samsung produces half of the UK’s top ten smartphones

Samsung has achieved an impressive share of the UK's smartphone market, producing half of the UK's top ten phones. The uSwitch.com Mobile Tracker report for May, which is based on sales, pre-orders and live searches, found that although the Apple iPhone 5S has remained the country's most popular phone for its eighth consecutive month, it

By | June 18th, 2014|Categories: Mobile phone|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Samsung produces half of the UK’s top ten smartphones

Sony recalls Vaio Fit 11A laptops amid fire risk concerns

Sony has issued a product recall for its Vaio Fit 11A laptop, released in February 2014, amid concerns that the battery could overheat and potentially pose a fire risk. In a press release, the company asked people who own one of the affected PCs to turn it off, disconnect it from the power supply and

By | April 28th, 2014|Categories: Laptop|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Sony recalls Vaio Fit 11A laptops amid fire risk concerns

Sony’s MDR-HW700DS are ‘world’s first’ wireless 9.1 channel surround sound headphones

Sony has released a new set of headphones it claims are the first wireless 9.1 channel surround sound headphones to have come on the market. The MDR-HW700DS headphones might not have the catchiest name, but they promise to offer an acoustic experience with full 3D sound, and they certainly catch the eye. The wireless nature of

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Sony sells off Vaio laptop division in challenging mobile PC market

Sony has revealed it is going to sell off its Vaio laptop division in an attempt to deal with its financial problems. The ailing tech giant announced the move alongside plans to cut the size of its workforce by 5,000 in total - 1,500 within Japan and 3,500 overseas. It scrapped the £180 million full-year

By | February 19th, 2014|Categories: Laptop|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Sony sells off Vaio laptop division in challenging mobile PC market

Console kings battle it out for Christmas supremacy

  It's no secret that Microsoft and Sony are keen to conquer the gaming market, and sales in the run-up to Christmas will be closely analysed by both companies and the wider industry to see who wins this battle. November 22nd saw the UK launch of the Xbox One, and within 18 days Microsoft had

By | December 25th, 2013|Categories: Gaming|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Console kings battle it out for Christmas supremacy

Gold iPhone 5S ‘Britain’s Most Popular Mobile’

The gold-coloured iPhone 5S is now the most popular phone in the UK, uSwitch.com's Mobile Tracker report has revealed. The handset boasts fingerprint ID technology and 16GB of storage, and is available for just £37 a month on certain contracts. The impressive list of features and affordable price led to the phone receiving the highest

By | November 15th, 2013|Categories: iPhone, Mobile phone|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Gold iPhone 5S ‘Britain’s Most Popular Mobile’

PS4 Will Not Have MP3 Or DLNA Capabilities At Launch

Sony has revealed that the PS4 will not feature MP3 playback and will not be able to support Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) streaming at its UK launch on November 29th, although the company is "exploring possibilities" for these to be integrated in the future. Conversely, Microsoft confirmed to the Penny Arcade Report that the

By | November 13th, 2013|Categories: Gaming, MP3|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on PS4 Will Not Have MP3 Or DLNA Capabilities At Launch

Sony Ploughs Ahead with Xperia Z Range

Guest Post   Sony Xperia Z1   The Sony Xperia Z1 builds on the history of its maker, with the firm being a long-standing, trusted name that has had a slew of recent successes with its Xperia range. The Xperia Z1 is a high-end smartphone that shows the Japanese manufacturer isn’t content with resting on its former

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The ten best laptops on the market today

The best laptops are powerful, compact, low in weight and offer incredible functionality, allowing people to do everything they could do on a desktop computer while out and about. With the UK seeing the best weather it is likely to see all year, now is a great time for gadget lovers to invest in a

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Sony Tablet Slides into a Laptop

-Sony currently has a slew of new products coming out on the market. The VAIO series of laptops (11 and 13 inch) are a hit with the Haswell Intel processors and touch screens. The laptops are also stylish as the VAIO series features a limited edition model in red. These laptops are priced a little