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SanDisk to sell cheap ‘Digital Film’ at convenience stores

You can buy 35mm film just about anywhere, and with the amount of people switching to digital it only makes sense to offer them...

M-Systems 90GB Flash Disk

M-Systems today released a new solid-state flash disk with Ultra ATA interface in a 2.5" disk casing up to 90GBytes costing about $40,000 USD....

Tel.Me T939 with 2.1 megapixel camera

The Tel.Me T939 phone should be available sometime in 2004. The $600 Euro handset will be made in Austria by Tel.Me and will...

Swiss USB Knife

Why oh why? It was bound to happen, we have seen solar powered flash lights and other similar brilliant inventions. Swissbit brings you...

Fishing cam takes underwater exploring digital

Gizmodo has found a very strange but interesting device from Fishing-cam Corp of Korea. It's precisely what you would think, a camera lure...

MovieRec Alpha turns your Treo 600 into a camcorder

A new software called MovieRec from Infinityball.com will let users of the PalmOne Treo 600 record 5 seconds of 160 x 120 uncompressed video...

Alps Electric unveils 120Gb per square inch thin-film HDD heads

The new HRGHL Series giant magneto resistive (GMR) thin-film hard disk drive (HDD) heads are capable of recording densities of 120Gb per square inch....

Toshiba M205 Portege Notebook with swivel screen

Toshiba today announced their new Portégé M205 Tablet PC notebook will be available immediately. The M205 is a notebook with tablet PC functionality,...

Wurlitzer Digital Jukebox with WiFi remote

This nifty Wurlitzer Digital Jukebox from Gibson Audio has a detachable wireless WiFi remote that resembles a Pocket PC handheld. The Jukebox has...

800 MHz SBC boots Linux and measures only 2.8-inches

General Micro Systems today announced the world's smallest single-board computer (SBC), the Spider. Capable of booting directly to Linux or VxWorks-Tornado II from...

Motorola unveils the E398, E680 and C650 handsets

Today at the M3 Music Summit in Miami Beach, Motorola introduced three new mobile music handsets aimed to deliver MTV wireless conten. The...

The Chameleon Pocket Vault: Credit card cloning system

The Chameleon Pocket Vault hopes to be the all-in-one solution to the endless clutter of multi-payment credit, banking, and whatever other cards you can...

3D Scanning soon to be affordable

Spiral Scratch out of Liverpool UK has designed an affordable three-dimensional computer scanner. The current 3D scanners on the market cost thousands of...

Nokia 8300 Spy-Mod

An Italian company called Endocaustica, is offering the Nokia 8310 mobile phone with a spy phone modification. The phone is setup with two telephone numbers,...

Sympatico offers dual-purpose 802.11g Wi-Fi modem

Sympatico is the first major service provider in Canada to offer a dual-purpose Wi-Fi modem, this allows customers to surf the internet via a...

ASA bans Nokia N-Gage ads

Nokia has been banned from showing seven ads for the N-Gage system by the the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). Those who complained said...

Colour screens boost handset production

According to a report by Nikkei Market Access, the demand for colour screened mobile phones has increased production to a record high last year....

DoCoMo demostrates ultra-fast 4G

Yesterday reporters were allowed inside DoCoMo's massive 27-acre R&D complex. A demostration of their new 4G service was given, with remarkable data transfer...

Panasonic unveils VDR-M70K 3-inch DVD-R Camcorder

Panasonic has jumped into the DVD-R video recording market with the new VDR-M70K. Sony last month released two similar products, the DCR-DVD101 and...

PalmSource releases Cobalt Simulator for developers

PalmSource has released a simulator for Cobalt (Palm OS v6.0) today. The software lets developers test source code without a Palm handheld device....

Cognimatics releases Face Warping software for mobile phones

Just recently, Cognimatics launched their product "Face Warping" – the first product on the market with advanced face detection. Face Warping is built upon...

Panasonic introduces MiniSD Cards

Panasonic today announced plans for the world's smallest flash memory card, the miniSD Card. Available in the U.S. and European markets this May, the...

Sony Ericsson T610 wins Best Handset at 3GSM World Congress

Last night, the Sony Ericsson T610 camera phone was awarded the prestigious award for “Best handset, terminal or device” during the GSM Association’s 2004...

Sendo unveils S600 and M570 handsets

Sendo today at 3GSM World Congress announced the M570 and S600 mobile handsets. The M570 java-enabled clamshell sports a 65K ultra fine and bright...

Symbian lanuches OS v8.0 with Hybrid OpenGL ES

Symbian today announced the availability of Symbian OS v8.0, the latest version of Symbian OS. The new enhanced Java version will include the Hybrid...

MSN Messenger and Hotmail coming to your mobile phone

Openwave V7 is a full suite software platform designed to drive mobile data usage. The new version will include MSN Hotmail, to allow...

iPod mini disection

Greg Koenig over at iPodlounge disects the iPod mini to reveal a 4GB Hitachi Microdrive. He had no luck trying to mount it...

OmniVision Launches First 2 Megapixel Camera Sensor for Mobile Phones

OmniVision today announced that it is shipping samples of the industry's first 1/3-inch 2.0-megapixel CMOS image sensor to leading manufacturers of cameraphones. The OV2620...

Vertu Ascent: A Luxurious handset

UK-based Vertu has offered luxurious personal communication devices since 2002. Recently they have launched the Ascent collection designed with unique materials with prices...

Nikon D2H WiFi Digital Camera

Back in July we reported on the Nikon D2H release but the WT-1 was not yet available to consumers, Digital Photography Review had a...

Sony unveils two-tone Vaio K series notebooks

Sony will introduce a new K series Vaio notebook with a new slick look. The main seller on this machine is the sharp...

Vodafone brings Sharp GX30 megapixel handset to Europe

Vodafone has announced the first mega-pixel camera phone for GSM networks - the Sharp GX30. The new phone next in line of the Sharp...

Intel Announces Ultra-Wideband Wireless Technology Strategy

With intentions of delivering a new high-speed generation of personal wireless connectivity, an equivalent to wireless USB with bandwidth of 480 Mbit/sec. Intel...

FlipStart: A revolutionary new MiniPC on XP

Vulcan previewed the FlipStart at Demo 2004 this week, the Aluminum encased MiniPC prototype runs on a 1GHz processor with Windows XP. The...

Seagate launches Savvio 2.5-Inch, 10K RPM Enterprise Disc Drive

Seagate today announced their new 2.5-inch enterprise-class disc drive capable of 10,000 rpm spin speeds. The Savvio disc drive has a reliability specification of...

RealNetworks to power Sony Ericsson multimedia features

RealNetworks and Sony Ericsson today announced that Sony Ericsson has licensed RealNetworks technology and will incorporate the RealPlayer including RealAudio and RealVideo, in addition...

Samsung SPH-V4300 MP3 Mobile Phone

Samsung has unveiled a new MP3 mobile handset to the Korean market. The Samsung Anycall SPH-V4300 has MP3 playback functionality from its 96MB...

Panasonic Unveils DMC-LC1 Lumix 35mm Style Digital at PMA

Last week at PMA (Photo Marketing Association) Panasonic launched its new DMC-LC1 Lumix camera. The pro quality 35mm style DMC-LC1 has 5-megapixels and all...

Vodafone Launches 3G in Europe with first 3G/GPRS Notebook Datacard

Vodafone has announced the commercial launch of its 3G services in Europe. The first service from Vodafone will be the Vodafone Mobile Connect 3G/GPRS...

Lexar Media Announces its 1GB Secure Digital Memory Cards

Lexar announced at PMA that it has doubled its highest capacity SD memory card to 1GB, with a top transfer speed of 60X, or...

Kodak DCS Pro SLR/n with 35mm Full Frame 14 Megapixel Censor

Kodak Professional today announced a new 14 megapixel CMOS sensor camera for the pro market. The DCS Pro SLR/n has a 35 mm...

SimpleTech 8 GB Type II CompactFlash for $5,999

SimpleTech has announced an 8GB Type II Compact Flash Card utilizing its patented IC Tower stacking technology. The card is insanely priced at $5,999....

Polaroid x530 with Foveon X3 sensor

Foveon will supply the X3 direct image sensor for <company?Polaroid's new the 4.5 megapixel digital camera. The camera is the world's first point-and-shoot digital...

Motorola V80 Turns Heads

The Motorola V80 has a never-before-seen mobile design with a rotating cover that opens at the touch of a button. The handset comes complete...

Orange adds SPV M1000 Windows Mobile Handheld to lineup

The SPV M1000 is based on the same reference design as the XDA II, with the Windows Mobile 2003 for Pocket PC platform. ...

Two new compact digitals from Fujifilm

Two new compact cameras from Fujifilm were released today, the A330 and A340 3.3 and 4.0 megapixel cameras. Both have 3x optical zoom and...

Fujifilm FinePix S3 Pro sports 12.3 million pixels

Fujifilm will be releasing the successor to the S2 Pro later this year. The FinePix S3 Pro digital SLR will use 4th Generation...

Samsung Develops Satellite DMB Chip for Mobile Phones

Samsung Electronics has completed development of the world's first satellite digital multimedia broadcasting (DMB) chip for mobile phones. The satellite DMB chip for mobile...

NEC Card-Shaped Camera Phone is World’s Smallest

NEC reports that they have succeeded in creating a card-shaped, camera-equipped mobile phone, which will launch on the Asian market later this month. The...

Roaming Messenger will bring Mobile Commerce to the USA

Roaming Messenger is officially in the beta test stage on Motorola's latest generation SmartPhone, the MPX 200. This handset is currently available from AT&T...