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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

CEATEC 2011: Incredible cells powered by the wearer

On the other end of the scale to its world’s top supercomputer, Fujitsu also used the CEATEC show in Tokyo to show off something with a little less power; the energy harvesting Hybrid Power Generation Device.
We say a little less power; we actually mean a lot less power. Hardly any power at all, in fact – the 5 x 5cm cell has just a 700microWatt output.
But that’s made all the more impressive when you consider that this power is generated from the sun, …

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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

Flagships phones fight it out

The HTC Sensation, Sensation XE and Sensation XL – a triumvirate of Gigantosaurus-screened handsets poses a serious shopping dilemma as to which version to opt for. Each is an Android phone and each one described as a flagship handset by Peter Chou the his team from Taiwan.?
With different processors, accessories, colour schemes and all sorts of other bits and bobs to choose from it’s difficult to decide which to go for. It’s even a bit of a challenge trying to work out which is which. As …

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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

Pocket-lint has learnt

Contrary to reports on other websites, the new date for the Samsung Nexus Prime Unpacked event is not 27 October.
Talking to various trusted sources, that day could see a Samsung press launch in London, but it will not be hosted by Google or likely to involve the new Ice Cream Sandwich-sporting phone.
With multiple devices already announced globally but yet to be unveiled in the UK, there’s plenty of other Galaxy products that could be launched on that day. It could be the UK launch party for the?Samsung Galaxy …

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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

Flagships phones fight it out

The HTC Sensation, Sensation XE and Sensation XL – a triumvirate of Gigantosaurus-screened handsets poses a serious shopping dilemma as to which version to opt for. Each is an Android phone and each one described as a flagship handset by Peter Chou the his team from Taiwan.?
With different processors, accessories, colour schemes and all sorts of other bits and bobs to choose from it’s difficult to decide which to go for. It’s even a bit of a challenge trying to work out which is which. As …

Camera news »

[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

Flagships phones fight it out

The HTC Sensation, Sensation XE and Sensation XL – a triumvirate of Gigantosaurus-screened handsets poses a serious shopping dilemma as to which version to opt for. Each is an Android phone and each one described as a flagship handset by Peter Chou the his team from Taiwan.?
With different processors, accessories, colour schemes and all sorts of other bits and bobs to choose from it’s difficult to decide which to go for. It’s even a bit of a challenge trying to work out which is which. As …

Camera news »

[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

CEATEC 2011: Weird tech on show from chip giant

When we heard that Intel would be a big presence at the Japanese company dominated showcase that is CEATEC, we wondered just what the chip giant may be showing off.
Ultrabooks were obviously high on the agenda; with all existing models (from Acer, Asus, Lenovo and Toshiba) on show.
But, apart from those, it’s clear that the US company fully embraced the wacky side of Japanese tech with a number of fun demos taking place. We’ve already told you about the brilliant Cyberdyne HAL …

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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

Pocket-lint has learnt

Contrary to reports on other websites, the new date for the Samsung Nexus Prime Unpacked event is not 27 October.
Talking to various trusted sources, that day could see a Samsung press launch in London, but it will not be hosted by Google or likely to involve the new Ice Cream Sandwich-sporting phone.
With multiple devices already announced globally but yet to be unveiled in the UK, there’s plenty of other Galaxy products that could be launched on that day. It could be the UK launch party for the?Samsung Galaxy …

Camera news »

[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

UPDATED: Vodafone, Orange, Apple and more

Apple has announced that pre-orders have gone live for the iPhone 4S 7 days ahead of the 14 October release date in the UK.?
That’s likely to start a pricing war between the networks as they vie for customers to sign up to the new iPhone 4S.?
We’ve detailed all the deals we can find to help you find the best deal in the UK for you.
Apple iPhone 4S deals
Apple aren’t offering any deals beyond giving you the chance to upgrade without having to worry about signing …

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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

CEATEC 2011: Windows not included

Over in Japan at CEATEC, Fujitsu was showing off the K supercomputer, the fastest ranked computer in in the world.
Back in June, the Fujitsu K dethroned China’s Tianhe-1A machine to take top spot. It is, in fact, more powerful than the rest of the top 5 put together.
It packs an incredible 672 racks with a whopping 68,544 CPUs making it capable of a benchmark performance of 8.162 petaflops, which is a quadrillion floating-point operations per second. Its aim to to hit 10 petaflops next year.

It’s not …

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[8 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

UPDATED: Vodafone, Orange, Apple and more

Apple has announced that pre-orders have gone live for the iPhone 4S 7 days ahead of the 14 October release date in the UK.?
That’s likely to start a pricing war between the networks as they vie for customers to sign up to the new iPhone 4S.?
We’ve detailed all the deals we can find to help you find the best deal in the UK for you.
Apple iPhone 4S deals
Apple aren’t offering any deals beyond giving you the chance to upgrade without having to worry about signing …