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.
On this week’s podcast we analyse the Culture Secretary’s claim that the UK has Europe’s “best” broadband; discuss Everything Everywhere’s head start on 4G; ask whether Windows 8 will boost or harm PC sales; and count the girls taking A-Level Computer Studies (it doesn’t take long). Our hot hardware candidates are the Microsoft Wedge Mouse and Keyboard, designed for Windows 8 tablets.
On this week’s podcast we discuss Google’s taxes, round up which manufacturers will and won’t be producing Windows RT tablets, consider the four-year sentence handed down to an accused file-sharing conspirator and raise an eyebrow at the ICO’s slowness in enforcing cookie regulations. Our hot hardware candidate is the high-res Acer Iconia Tab A700 tablet.
On this week’s podcast: Microsoft drops Metro branding in Windows 8, Kindle ebooks outsell paperbacks, Facebook’s share price takes another tumble and Google pulls the plug on its failed projects. Finally, Overclockers’ pint-sized gaming PC, the Titan Prodigy Arctic, whirrs into action in Hot Hardware.
On this week’s podcast we discuss how Hotmail has become outlook.com; more security embarrassments for Dropbox; rows over Twitter abuse; and criticism in the House of Lords over government broadband plans. Our hot hardware candidate is a ginormous 27in Samsung monitor.