Motorola Milestone 2 hits online stores SIM-free this week

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Motorola's Milestone 2 handset hits UK online stores this week. The 3.7" Android QWERTY-packing offering will be up for grabs either today or tomorrow, depending on which source you are purchasing from. The device will be sold through SIM-Free channels…

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BlackBerry Playbook gets cheap-as-microchips launch price

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The BlackBerry Playbook, RIM's answer to the iPad and Samsung Galaxy Tab tablets is looking like a must-have purchase for the BlackBerry-wielding business man about town. That must-have purchase just got all the more attractive too as it has today…

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Facebook photos: A visual guide to social network narcissism

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Now this is excellent. The folks over at Fast Company have put together a handy guide on how a person's Facebook profile picture relates to their personality and character. Cropped to just a forehead and eyes? "Possibly Fat". Zoomed to…

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Nokia N8 handsets now shipping

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Nokia's long-awaited N8 phone has now begun shipping. The handset, which the Finnish manufacturers are hoping will turn around their flailing smartphone fortunes, could be in the post of those who pre-ordered it by as early as tomorrow morning…

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Amazon Kindle headed to PlayBook tablet, and BlackBerry Video Messenger too?

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Amazon have announced that they will be bringing their Kindle e-book reading smarts to RIM's just announced BlackBerry Playbook tablet. "Amazon.com today announced that it will launch a Kindle app for the new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet computer", the company said…

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Nokia C7 smartphone

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Squeezing in between the C6 and N8 Nokia smartphones is the newly announced C7 handset. Packing in an 8MP camera, 720p HD recording abilities and the Symbian ^3 platform, it also has a 3.5 inch AMOLED touchscreen, as well…

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Nokia E7 QWERTY slider smartphone

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Looking to bring the old Communicator range back from the dead, Nokia today revealed their E7 business orientated smartphone. With a full QWERTY slide-out keyboard, exchange email support and Powerpoint presentation editing suites, it's looking like a decent option…

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Nokia C6-01 smartphone

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Tech Digest went down to London's Excel Centre this morning to check out the Nokia World 2010 conference. Among the batch on new smartphone offerings from the Finnish mobile firm was the C6-01, a re-working of the previously seen…

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