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Samsung confirms Galaxy Nexus White arriving in UK mid-February, misses the snow

Well, we thought it would already be here, but it looks like Samsung had other ideas. It’s confirmed that the HSPA+ version of its premier Android 4.0 phone will be available across UK retailers from February 13th — that’s next week. The suitably snowy smartphone packs all

Virgin Media 100Mb broadband now available to 10 million homes

Virgin Media has announced that its super-fast 100Mb broadband service is now available to 10 million homes in the UK, and that it will meet its roll out target ahead of schedule. The provider originally planned to be able to offer the speedy internet connectivity to half

Corning looks to the future. Well, through it (video)

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Nokia confirms white Lumia 800, shipping without pigment this month

Nokia does love teasing us with its albino-hued special editions, and so it did with the white Lumia 800 back in December. Now that phone is following the color-free road to retail later this month. Other than the eye-pleasing lack of color the phone looks to be

Roland’s iModela 3D milling machine: it’s a crafty tool

3D printing. Sure, that’s pretty neat, but there are other ways to make three dimensional objects at home. Roland’s new iModela, for example, is an “affordable” ($899) digital hobby mill that can carve 3D shapes, jewelry, textures and prototypes out of balsa wood, foam, modelling wax and

AMD Windows 8 tablets landing in 2012

Rather than waiting for the ARM-based threat from the likes of Nvidia to invade its PC market share, AMD has plans to expand towards mobile devices in the form of Windows 8 tablets. That’s the message from new CEO Rory Read who was speaking to analysts in

Creative pumps out $99 HN-900 noise-canceling headphones

Fact: not everyone’s willing to pay a premium to enhance their personal listening experience. Fortunately for those of you who like noise cancellation and a flush bank account, Creative’s just taken the wraps off its $99 headset that’ll do the trick. The HN-900 offers great features —

Samsung Galaxy S Advance snapped in the wild, pricing in tow

Sure, we’ve read the specs and we’ve seen the press shots, but we didn’t expect to get up close and personal with Samsung’s Galaxy S Advance (GT-I9070) until Mobile World Congress later this month. Fortunately, Filipino tech blog TechPinas was able to get a hands-on with the

Ebuyer website downed by £1 Cyber Monday deal traffic

Gadget retailer Ebuyer has launched a Cyber Monday-style sale – the somewhat daft name US retailers give to the gadget-hungry follow-up to Black Friday – offering limited stock of popular products for just £1 each – but sadly neglected to shore up its server farm accordingly. Announced

Three Old-School RPGs You Should Check Out

The impending arrival of the latest chapter in the epic RPG series Elder Scrolls, Skyrim has got the whole RPG fan community all excited. The game is purportedly going to be amazingly large and feature a very robust quest system and have eye-popping graphics quality to boot.