In this week’s podcast we meet the iPhone 5 in the flesh and discuss Apple’s embarrassment over the iOS 6 Maps app; debate public funding for broadband; and mull over a miniature camera that takes snaps throughout your day. Our Hot Hardware candidate is the Amazon Kindle Fire HD.
In this week’s podcast we discuss whether the iPhone 5 shows Apple has lost its way; ask who would pay $99 a year for Office 365; tackle the big question of whether piracy is bad; and report on Intel’s new concept of voice- and gesture-driven “perceptual computing”. Our hot hardware candidate is Motorola’s irritatingly written RAZR i smartphone.
In this week’s podcast Amazon unveils its Kindle Fire HD, Intel touts its latest CPU technology, EE (the network formerly known as Everything Everywhere) begins the 4G rollout, and the UK’s new culture minister checks in. Finally, Sony’s Google TV box make its bid for Hot Hardware of the week.
In this week’s podcast we discuss the first crop of Windows 8 hardware, as shown off at IFA; the recently revealed security hole in Java; HP’s apparent stepping in to teach customers how to use Windows 8; and Twitter’s new plans for behavioural advertising. Our hot hardware candidate is Archos’ convertible 101 XS Android tablet.
On this week’s podcast we discuss the huge fine awarded against Samsung in its patent dispute with Apple and wave goodbye to both Sony’s optical drives and Lexmark’s inkjet printer range. Our hot hardware candidate is the ultra-widescreen Toshiba U840W-107 Ultrabook.