The Gem7008: Android ICS 7" Tablet

UK based, mobile consumer electronics brand, Gemini Devices is launching an entry level 7inch Tablet PC. The new Gem7008 is designed to offer a genuinely high quality, user friendly Tablet PC for those that want to enjoy the touch-screen computing experience without paying a premium price tag. At only £79.99 the Gem7008 makes it an interesting proposition for novice tech adopters, however let's hope it does not fall foul of the problems faced with its larger counterparts.

Win an iPhone/iPod Stereo Boombox Speaker Dock!

Ladbrokes is celebrating its online poker site by challenging the Great British public to reveal their skills. Poker is a game of intense skill, requiring talent in logic, intuition, psychology and maths to stand a chance of winning.  If you think you’ve got the talent (and are old enough i.e. 18+), you can play the game here and see if you can match up to the pros.

Oxford take on the smart meter

We mentioned in a post at the start of the year about British Gas's smart meter technology, which is currently being rolled out to all existing and new British Gas customers. In fact over 400,000 smart meters have already been installed across homes and businesses in the UK , with a further 1.5 million* homes/businesses expected to be fitted with a device by the end of 2012.

Microsoft Hotmail Proves more Popular than Gmail

New research by YouGov and digital marketing provider Pure360 has found that Microsoft’s Hotmail is Britain’s most widely used email host, easily beating Gmail and other providers. Nearly a third of Britons online (29%) confirmed they used Hotmail as their main personal email account, with Yahoo second most popular (15%) and Google’s Gmail in third place (14%).

IT Industry Shines Spotlight on Project Management

With an invaluable upcoming conference in the next month, recent reports show that project management is essential for a successful company. However opinions have been divided on what the role should involve going forwards.

Mobile phones win the Olympics viewing war

How the handheld smartphone made Olympic history: Aside from the magnificent sporting achievements of Team GB, who ended up in third place on the medals table, this year’s Olympic Games were also a triumph of business and technology. 

British Gas Smart Meter Q & A On Twitter

If you’ve ever wanted to know more about British Gas's smart meters, from how they work to when you can expect to have one installed, then you can fire over some question over at their Twitter Page this coming Thursday (28th June). 

Are Your Curtains About To Become Your Alarm Clock?

Are Your Curtains About To Become Your Alarm Clock?

The clocks go back this weekend in an attempt to lighten up those already dark mornings.  Waking up during the winter months is always challenging, with many choosing to hit...

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Windows Undelete Tool Gets More Powerful: Auslogics File Recovery Receives an Update

Windows Undelete Tool Gets More Powerful: Auslogics File Recovery Receives an Update

Australian company Auslogics Software, a publisher of PC optimisation products, has just released a major update to its popular data undelete program File Recovery. The software offers powerful algorithms for...

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Are Board Game Carpets The Future For Children's Bedrooms And Gamers Alike?

Are Board Game Carpets The Future For Children's Bedrooms And Gamers Alike?

An interiors specialist Hillarys (www.Hillarys.co.uk) has created a series of concept images based on what carpets of the future could offer up in terms of children’s bedroom interiors and gaming...

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HUMAX unveils FVP-5000T Freeview Play Recorder

HUMAX unveils FVP-5000T Freeview Play Recorder

HUMAX has launched the FVP-5000T Freeview Play Recorder. This new HD TV recorder includes integrated Wi-Fi connectivity, delivering an extensive range of catch up and on demand content services. This is in...

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Sphero launches new mini robotic ball

Sphero launches new mini robotic ball

Sphero has announced the release of Sphero Mini, a tiny app-enabled robotic ball. The tech-infused ball, about the same size as a standard ping pong ball, is derived from the tech...

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New 27

New 27" Monitor from HANNspree offers affordable WQHD graphic computing

The new HQ272PPB supplements the HANNspree series of performance monitors. Offering affordable, high performance graphic computing in a desktop design, the new 27" HQ272PPB features; a WQHD resolution, HS-IPS and...

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