Whilst Sony are currently sueing Geohot for hacking the PS3, it seems that LG has decided to sue Sony in an attempt to get the company to stop selling the PlayStation 3 in the US. LG have alleged that the PlayStation 3 infringes on four Blu-ray related patents, and they have asked the United States International Trade Commission to stop imports of the PS3 into the US. … [Read more...] about LG Sues Sony, Tries To Stop Them Selling The PS3 In The US
Alcatel-Lucent has unveiled its new tiny lightRadio Base Stations measuring just 2.5 inches across that are set to replace the huts you would normally find at the bottom of cellphone towers. These tiny devices also cost 50 per cent less to run than a traditional mobile base station and are set to revolutionise mobile data access in the next few years in the UK. The tiny … [Read more...] about Tiny lightRadio Base Stations Set To Revolutionise Mobile Data Access
The iControlPad has been under development for a number of years, but has now finally started shipping and is available to buy for $75. So if you are looking for a little more control over your smartphone games the time has finally arrived to now purchase the new iControlPad. The iControlPad started life as a simple adapter with a dock connector that allowed you to connect … [Read more...] about iControlPad Finally Arrives
The Samsung Galaxy S 4G was recently officially announced, and it is due to be available on T-Mobile later this month, although T-Mobile haven't given us an exact launch date as yet and also they haven't released any details on pricing. Now it looks like the Samsung Galaxy S 4G may retail for $150 on a two year contract, as they guys over at Android Life have managed to … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S 4G Pricing Revealed?
If your a fan of the Team Fortress 2 game or know someone who is, these detailed artistic sculptures created out of the finest plastic are now available for fans worldwide, with the soldier now joining the already created Heavy which has already sold out. The new soldier figure is now up for pre-order and will be made in limited runs, a limited run of 300 with an … [Read more...] about TF2 Soldier Character Created In Purest Plastic, Joins Heavy
Just five months after Apple's music social network service for iTunes, was launched the company has been granted its first patent for Ping in the US. Whats interesting is the patent was actually filed back in 2008, two years before Apple launched Ping and it is described as "Network-assisted remote media listening". … [Read more...] about Apple Wins It First Patent For Ping
Kenwood has today announced a new iPhone/iPod compatible compact audio system they will be initially launching in Japan. The new Kenwood C-414 is equipped with a dedicated iPhone/iPod dock with DTS Envelo Technology that will give you direct access to your iPhone/iPod music library together with a FM Radio tuner and CD player. The Kenwood C-414 also support play back from … [Read more...] about Kenwood iPhone/iPod C-414 Compact Audio System
We have already heard that UK mobile operator Three will be stocking the new Xperia Arc Android smartphone and now it looks like they will also be stocking the new Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. Three haven't given any details on when the Xperia Play will be available on their network, no doubt we will get some more information when the Xperia Play is officially announced on the … [Read more...] about Sony Ericsson Xperia Play Coming To Three UK
NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe have announced today that they are smash hit game Ridge racer will be returning to a console near you very soon. Well Games for Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 to be exact. But this time its returning without the restrictions of tracks and comes with a new mantra: drive, destroy, dominate. The developers of the new game Bugbear Entertainment Ltd … [Read more...] about Ridge Racer Unbounded Trailer (video)
The music recommendation service Last.fm owned by CBS has announced that it will be discontinuing its free ad-supported music service for phones and home entertainment devices and moving to a subscription service. The ad-free subscription service will by $3 per month and the free service wil be cut on February 15th on mobile and home devices but will stay on Xbox 360 and … [Read more...] about Last.fm Radio App Goes ‘Premium”
At the end of last month Toshiba unveiled their new super slim hard drive capable of storing a massive 55,000 songs and now its rumoured that iPod Classic supplies are drying up worldwide. Could there be a new iPod Classic ready to be launched by Apple? Apple first introduced the iPod Classic back on October 23, 2001, with the slogan "1,000 songs in your pocket". Since then … [Read more...] about iPod Classic Supplies Drying Up, Possible Upgrade Coming Soon?
Pentax has added another rugged compact camera to its Optio range with the launch of the Pentax Optio WG-1, and as you can see from the photos it looks like it has been designed for the outdoors. The Pentax Optio WG-1 features a 14 megapixel sensor, there is also a 5 x zoom F/3.5-5.5 lens and a 2.7 inch LCD display with a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. … [Read more...] about Pentax Optio WG-1 Rugged Compact Camera Accounced