Tag Archives: Europe

Nokia mulls new phone strategy

Nokia Lumia 900 Nokia, having jumped from the self-declared burning platform of Symbian, landed in the Microsoft camp with Windows Phone. However, thus far, the brainchild OS of Redmond has failed to make much.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing, Smartphone News

Amazon App Store headed to UK

Amazon Logo Good news for those of you who have been waiting for the Amazon App Store to open this side of the pond. It kicked off in the US back in March.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Android News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, Tablet PC news

iPhone not so popular in Europe

iPhone 4S Apple’s new iPhone, the 4S, has certainly helped the company to shift a load of units in the US and the UK. Recent Gfx research showed that the iPhone 4S topped.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, iPhone News

Panasonic Android smartphone due March 2012

As if there weren’t enough Android devices out there, Panasonic is set to jump on Google’s OS bandwagon. Panasonic has made phones for Europe in the past, of course, but this will be their first new model to land on UK shores for a long.. more
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UK ranked 25th in European broadband

Akamai has released its latest quarterly “State of the Internet” report, which examines broadband connections worldwide and rates countries and cities against each other. The data collected is based on some 600 million unique IPs connected to the Akamai Intelligent Platform, which serves “as much.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

PS3 surpasses 22 million sales in Europe

Sony’s PlayStation 3 has apparently passed the 22 million sales mark in Europe, and is aiming to beat its predecessor’s benchmark of 50 million. Sony Computer Entertainment Europe boss, Jim Ryan, has stated that the PlayStation 2 sold well over 50 million during its lifetime.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo

BBC iPlayer now available on iPad in Europe

BBC Worldwide has announced this morning that the iPlayer will now be available in selected European countries on the iPad. The app is available as a video subscription service and will launch first in western Europe at €6.99 per month, or €49.99 annually. BBC shows.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV, IPTV News

Android makes big gains in key territories

The success story of the Android mobile operating system continues, with another set of data pointing to explosive gains for the OS, particularly among new smartphone buyers (as opposed to those switching from another model). The data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech (reported by the Guardian).. more
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Two-thirds of smartphone holidaymakers clobbered by roaming charges

The Carphone Warehouse has published some smartphone research which indicates the extent to which holidaymakers are still caught out by roaming charges, even in these days of greater awareness of bill-shock. Four out of five smartphone owners who were questioned expected to use their handset.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Call of Duty: Black Ops is all-time best-seller on Xbox, PS3 and PC

It’s no secret that Black Ops sold well, outselling its massively popular predecessor Modern Warfare 2. And in Activision-Blizzard’s latest earnings call, the company has announced that it’s actually the best-selling video game of all-time across the Xbox, PS3 and PC formats in the US.. more
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