Sony and Intel to reveal "DragonPoint" powered Google TV?

Like some sort of tech Holy Trinity, Sony, Intel and Google are rumoured to be working together on a Google TV, with official details of the project expected to be revealed next month. All three companies are scheduled to meet…

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Gerald LynchSony and Intel to reveal "DragonPoint" powered Google TV?

New Toshiba UX600 LED TV features built-in Wi-Fi

Toshiba have just announced a brand spanking new LED backlit TV. Available in 40, 46 and 55 inch models, the UX600 sets itself apart from the crowd thanks to its built in Wi-Fi adaptor. As this is a so-called "connected…

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Gerald LynchNew Toshiba UX600 LED TV features built-in Wi-Fi

Samsung UE40B8000 LCD LED Backlit TV – Review

Name: UE40B8000 (Samsung) Type: 40" LCD LED Backlit TV Specs: Contrast Ratio: Mega Contrast 5,000,000:1 Resolution: Full HD (1920 x 1080p) Connectivity:4x HDMI, Digital Audio (Optical), PC, DVI, Component, Composite, Ethernet, RF, 2x USB, Scart Speakers: 2x 10 watts SRS…

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Gerald LynchSamsung UE40B8000 LCD LED Backlit TV – Review

Interview: Betfair TV CEO Simon Miller on online gambling and the future of internet-connected TVs

Fancy a quick flutter on the footie? Thanks to Betfair's recent debut on the Yahoo! TV Widget engine, gamblers can place bets from the comfort of their armchair. But what does this mean for the traditional high-street based bookie? Is…

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Gerald LynchInterview: Betfair TV CEO Simon Miller on online gambling and the future of internet-connected TVs

Orange adds HP Compaq Mini 700 and Toshiba L300 to its 'connected' product line

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Since November, Orange has been offering the Eee PC 901, complete with a 3G module, for £25 a month on a two-year contract. It’s an interesting blend of the mobile phone and PC business models, and has presumably proved successful, because the company is rolling out more laptops.

The HP Compaq Mini 700 and the Toshiba L300 have been added to the available range. You’ll get the former for £30 a month, and the latter for £35. They both come with the ‘internet everywhere’ service – meaning ‘everywhere you can get a phone signal’, anyway. That gives 3GB of monthly data allowance – not a great deal for heavy users.

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Duncan GeereOrange adds HP Compaq Mini 700 and Toshiba L300 to its 'connected' product line

SHOCK: We get "stressed" when not near an internet connection

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Worried that someone’s relationship status has just changed on Facebook and you’re in the middle of nowhere and won’t find out until 6.35pm at best? Concerned that someone’s just Twittered about an update to their Flickr page which contains a photo of you taken at 2.25am last Saturday, but you’re eight miles from the nearest wi-fi point?

You are not alone. 27% of Britons apparently suffer from “stress” when not able to go online. This leads to a feeling of uselessness…

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Gary CutlackSHOCK: We get "stressed" when not near an internet connection