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The latest Tech news headlines from Yahoo News UK. Find videos, pictures and in-depth Tech coverage from the UK and around the world.en-GBCopyright (c) 2013 Yahoo! Inc. All rights reservedSat, 09 Nov 2013 00:02:23 +00005http://uk.news.yahoo.com/tech/
http://l.yimg.com/rz/d/yahoo_news_en-GB_s_f_p_bestfit_news.png<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/google-mystery-barge-artistic-high-tech-exhibition-venue-000223217–sector.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/TiS6hpckrlR2oGt74QroGg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-09T000223Z_1_CBRE9A8004200_RTROPTP_2_GOOGLE-MYSTERY.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Mysterious structure built on floating barge is seen in San Francisco Bay" align="left" title="Mysterious structure built on floating barge is seen in San Francisco Bay" border="0″ /></a>By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Able-bodied seamen, decorative sails meant to evoke fish fins and dozens of security cameras will eventually make up the on-board complement of a mysterious four-story barge being built by Internet company Google Inc. The barge is actually a &quot;technology exhibition space,&quot; that Google will move between several piers in the San Francisco Bay area and other West coast locations over the next two years, according to a 36-page information packet submitted in August to the Port of San Francisco. an experience unlike any other that celebrates community, local organizations and the history of San Francisco,&quot; reads the document, which lists the project as being spearheaded by By and Large LLC. The floating structure built of stacked shipping containers, and a twin vessel in Portland, Maine, have stirred intense speculation about their purpose ever since reports of their existence surfaced last month. Google has gone to great lengths to keep the details of the barges secret, requiring at least one U.S. Coast Guard employee to sign a non-disclosure agreement.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/google-mystery-barge-artistic-high-tech-exhibition-venue-000223217–sector.html Sat, 09 Nov 2013 00:02:23 +0000Reutersgoogle-mystery-barge-artistic-high-tech-exhibition-venue-000223217–sector<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/google-mystery-barge-artistic-high-tech-exhibition-venue-000223217–sector.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/TiS6hpckrlR2oGt74QroGg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-09T000223Z_1_CBRE9A8004200_RTROPTP_2_GOOGLE-MYSTERY.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Mysterious structure built on floating barge is seen in San Francisco Bay" align="left" title="Mysterious structure built on floating barge is seen in San Francisco Bay" border="0″ /></a>By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Able-bodied seamen, decorative sails meant to evoke fish fins and dozens of security cameras will eventually make up the on-board complement of a mysterious four-story barge being built by Internet company Google Inc. The barge is actually a &quot;technology exhibition space,&quot; that Google will move between several piers in the San Francisco Bay area and other West coast locations over the next two years, according to a 36-page information packet submitted in August to the Port of San Francisco. an experience unlike any other that celebrates community, local organizations and the history of San Francisco,&quot; reads the document, which lists the project as being spearheaded by By and Large LLC. The floating structure built of stacked shipping containers, and a twin vessel in Portland, Maine, have stirred intense speculation about their purpose ever since reports of their existence surfaced last month. Google has gone to great lengths to keep the details of the barges secret, requiring at least one U.S. Coast Guard employee to sign a non-disclosure agreement.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/3d-printed-liver-survive-40-days-153900181.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8gm_2_3Dd00xN6y5iBPUWw–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpiygqn3.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="3D printed liver is here and it can survive for up to 40 days" align="left" title="3D printed liver is here and it can survive for up to 40 days" border="0″ /></a>This particular liver printing example comes out of a San Diego startup, Organovo, who can generate a slice of functioning, long-lasting liver by printing layers of living cells.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/3d-printed-liver-survive-40-days-153900181.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 15:39:00 +0000Pocket-lint3d-printed-liver-survive-40-days-153900181<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/3d-printed-liver-survive-40-days-153900181.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8gm_2_3Dd00xN6y5iBPUWw–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpiygqn3.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="3D printed liver is here and it can survive for up to 40 days" align="left" title="3D printed liver is here and it can survive for up to 40 days" border="0″ /></a>This particular liver printing example comes out of a San Diego startup, Organovo, who can generate a slice of functioning, long-lasting liver by printing layers of living cells.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telefonica-profit-drop-overshadows-debt-reduction-125503723–finance.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/pI4_HP050yctI9cplPu3Og–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-08T125503Z_1_CBRE9A70ZVU00_RTROPTP_2_TELEFONICA-SPAIN.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="A man speaks by a mobile next to Telefonica&#039;s tower in Barcelona" align="left" title="A man speaks by a mobile next to Telefonica&#039;s tower in Barcelona" border="0″ /></a>By Julien Toyer MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish telecom group Telefonica on Friday posted a sharp drop in nine-months earnings, overshadowing its progress on cutting debt and efforts to revive a loss-making investment in Telecom Italia. Telefonica, which is one of Europe&#039;s most heavily indebted major companies, said it had met its target to cut debt below 47 billion euros ($ 62.9 billion) by the end of the year, three months early. Scaled-down operations as a result of the sale of non-core assets in Europe and Latin America to help meet that target were another reason for falling revenue. Telefonica on Thursday backed an overhaul of Telecom Italia&#039;s finances in a bid to reverse years of sliding growth at the Italian group and eventually recoup some of the 1.6 billion euros in writedowns it has taken on its investment.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telefonica-profit-drop-overshadows-debt-reduction-125503723–finance.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 14:41:45 +0000Reuterstelefonica-profit-drop-overshadows-debt-reduction-125503723–finance<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telefonica-profit-drop-overshadows-debt-reduction-125503723–finance.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/pI4_HP050yctI9cplPu3Og–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-08T125503Z_1_CBRE9A70ZVU00_RTROPTP_2_TELEFONICA-SPAIN.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="A man speaks by a mobile next to Telefonica&#039;s tower in Barcelona" align="left" title="A man speaks by a mobile next to Telefonica&#039;s tower in Barcelona" border="0″ /></a>By Julien Toyer MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish telecom group Telefonica on Friday posted a sharp drop in nine-months earnings, overshadowing its progress on cutting debt and efforts to revive a loss-making investment in Telecom Italia. Telefonica, which is one of Europe&#039;s most heavily indebted major companies, said it had met its target to cut debt below 47 billion euros ($ 62.9 billion) by the end of the year, three months early. Scaled-down operations as a result of the sale of non-core assets in Europe and Latin America to help meet that target were another reason for falling revenue. Telefonica on Thursday backed an overhaul of Telecom Italia&#039;s finances in a bid to reverse years of sliding growth at the Italian group and eventually recoup some of the 1.6 billion euros in writedowns it has taken on its investment.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/magellan-echo-smart-running-watch-sale-now-bluetooth-131700098.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/exlKnIZy6AsKdzH_6RkEUA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpk1r80g.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Magellan Echo smart running watch on sale now with Bluetooth heart rate monitor" align="left" title="Magellan Echo smart running watch on sale now with Bluetooth heart rate monitor" border="0″ /></a>Outdoor GPS specialist Magellan has created a smart sports watch called Echo which is now on sale. The Echo is designed for runners and intelligently works with your smartphone via Bluetooth. The Echo can be used as a general wristwatch, with a read-out displaying time, day and date, but any fitness data from the compatible apps can also be shown on screen. The Magellan Echo is out now in black, blue or orange and will cost £130, or £170 with the Bluetooth Smart Heart Rate Monitor.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/magellan-echo-smart-running-watch-sale-now-bluetooth-131700098.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 13:17:00 +0000Pocket-lintmagellan-echo-smart-running-watch-sale-now-bluetooth-131700098<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/magellan-echo-smart-running-watch-sale-now-bluetooth-131700098.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/exlKnIZy6AsKdzH_6RkEUA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpk1r80g.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Magellan Echo smart running watch on sale now with Bluetooth heart rate monitor" align="left" title="Magellan Echo smart running watch on sale now with Bluetooth heart rate monitor" border="0″ /></a>Outdoor GPS specialist Magellan has created a smart sports watch called Echo which is now on sale. The Echo is designed for runners and intelligently works with your smartphone via Bluetooth. The Echo can be used as a general wristwatch, with a read-out displaying time, day and date, but any fitness data from the compatible apps can also be shown on screen. The Magellan Echo is out now in black, blue or orange and will cost £130, or £170 with the Bluetooth Smart Heart Rate Monitor.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/willing-merge-machinery-120800558.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/NgkApooNVB_zHH9QwIaAZw–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/news/2013-11-08/b9d46f03-b0eb-4798-b478-cb4eadffc1f6_Screen-Shot-2013-11-08-at-14-34-42.png" width="130″ height="86″ alt="British Boy Gets First &#039;Robot Leg&#039;" align="left" title="British Boy Gets First &#039;Robot Leg&#039;" border="0″ /></a>The boy in question, Eddy Parry, was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer at a very young age, and was sadly forced to have his leg amputated. After all, it is human intelligence that will have to build artificial intelligence, no matter how far it develops once this initial process has been completed.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/willing-merge-machinery-120800558.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:08:00 +0000Yahoo Contributor Networkwilling-merge-machinery-120800558<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/willing-merge-machinery-120800558.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/NgkApooNVB_zHH9QwIaAZw–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/news/2013-11-08/b9d46f03-b0eb-4798-b478-cb4eadffc1f6_Screen-Shot-2013-11-08-at-14-34-42.png" width="130″ height="86″ alt="British Boy Gets First &#039;Robot Leg&#039;" align="left" title="British Boy Gets First &#039;Robot Leg&#039;" border="0″ /></a>The boy in question, Eddy Parry, was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer at a very young age, and was sadly forced to have his leg amputated. After all, it is human intelligence that will have to build artificial intelligence, no matter how far it develops once this initial process has been completed.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/samsung-galaxy-s5-64-bit-chip-16-megapixel-111600226.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/DrE025eyO5QDhFxJL_x24Q–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpecq960.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Samsung Galaxy S5 to get 64-bit chip and 16-megapixel camera?" align="left" title="Samsung Galaxy S5 to get 64-bit chip and 16-megapixel camera?" border="0″ /></a>Since Apple unleashed its iPhone 5S with 64-bit A7 processor the rumour mill has been spinning out stories of Samsung bringing a 64-bit chip to its next flagship Galaxy S5. The latest evidence to support this comes from Digitimes. Admittedly the track record of Digitimes isn&#039;t great so we&#039;re taking this one with a pinch of salt. It&#039;s reported that Samsung Display and Japan Display will begin making its WQHD displays soon and 64-bit CPUs.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/samsung-galaxy-s5-64-bit-chip-16-megapixel-111600226.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 11:16:00 +0000Pocket-lintsamsung-galaxy-s5-64-bit-chip-16-megapixel-111600226<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/samsung-galaxy-s5-64-bit-chip-16-megapixel-111600226.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/DrE025eyO5QDhFxJL_x24Q–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpecq960.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Samsung Galaxy S5 to get 64-bit chip and 16-megapixel camera?" align="left" title="Samsung Galaxy S5 to get 64-bit chip and 16-megapixel camera?" border="0″ /></a>Since Apple unleashed its iPhone 5S with 64-bit A7 processor the rumour mill has been spinning out stories of Samsung bringing a 64-bit chip to its next flagship Galaxy S5. The latest evidence to support this comes from Digitimes. Admittedly the track record of Digitimes isn&#039;t great so we&#039;re taking this one with a pinch of salt. It&#039;s reported that Samsung Display and Japan Display will begin making its WQHD displays soon and 64-bit CPUs.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/five-apps-parental-control-100000474.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/FuHiZnWnbpVzDf5SQeETog–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/news/2013-11-08/11a05d04-e36d-4991-b356-54699aa963ad_rexfeatures_2863464a.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Boy on bed using a tablet" align="left" title="Boy on bed using a tablet" border="0″ /></a>Carphone Warehouse published a report in 2012 stating that 1.2 million school children have accessed inappropriate content on their mobile phone so we have rounded up five apps, available for your phone or tablet, to make sure they only see what you want them to see. You&#039;ll have to make the McGruff browser your default browser, but after that you can block by age or category and there are over 100 categories to allow or block. There is also a YouTube filter that filters YouTube videos based on title, description or key words and safe search, which is compatible with popular search engines.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/five-apps-parental-control-100000474.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 11:07:44 +0000Pocket-lintfive-apps-parental-control-100000474<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/five-apps-parental-control-100000474.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/FuHiZnWnbpVzDf5SQeETog–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/news/2013-11-08/11a05d04-e36d-4991-b356-54699aa963ad_rexfeatures_2863464a.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Boy on bed using a tablet" align="left" title="Boy on bed using a tablet" border="0″ /></a>Carphone Warehouse published a report in 2012 stating that 1.2 million school children have accessed inappropriate content on their mobile phone so we have rounded up five apps, available for your phone or tablet, to make sure they only see what you want them to see. You&#039;ll have to make the McGruff browser your default browser, but after that you can block by age or category and there are over 100 categories to allow or block. There is also a YouTube filter that filters YouTube videos based on title, description or key words and safe search, which is compatible with popular search engines.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/worlds-first-4k-tablet-panasonic-toughpad-4k-sale-104500386.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/9RcugTri6rijfRUj5_O.qg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/php7xcgft.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="World&#039;s first 4K tablet, Panasonic Toughpad 4K, to go on sale for $ 6000″ align="left" title="World&#039;s first 4K tablet, Panasonic Toughpad 4K, to go on sale for $ 6000″ border="0″ /></a>We got to play with the world&#039;s first 4K tablet at CES but didn&#039;t think we&#039;d see it on sale after hearing nothing about it for a while. Now Panasonic says it will be selling the 4K Toughpad for $ 6,000 (£,3773). …</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/worlds-first-4k-tablet-panasonic-toughpad-4k-sale-104500386.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:45:00 +0000Pocket-lintworlds-first-4k-tablet-panasonic-toughpad-4k-sale-104500386<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/worlds-first-4k-tablet-panasonic-toughpad-4k-sale-104500386.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/9RcugTri6rijfRUj5_O.qg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/php7xcgft.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="World&#039;s first 4K tablet, Panasonic Toughpad 4K, to go on sale for $ 6000″ align="left" title="World&#039;s first 4K tablet, Panasonic Toughpad 4K, to go on sale for $ 6000″ border="0″ /></a>We got to play with the world&#039;s first 4K tablet at CES but didn&#039;t think we&#039;d see it on sale after hearing nothing about it for a while. Now Panasonic says it will be selling the 4K Toughpad for $ 6,000 (£,3773). …</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/asda-unveils-5-pay-phone-103635000.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8UVCQJ6pinJvZFapc4meKQ–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology081120131046292-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Asda has unveiled a new basic and cheap mobile phone deal" align="left" title="Asda has unveiled a new basic and cheap mobile phone deal" border="0″ /></a>Supermarket giant Asda has launched what it claims is the UK&#039;s cheapest mobile phone – at just £5 on a pay-as-you-go deal from T-Mobile.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/asda-unveils-5-pay-phone-103635000.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 10:36:35 +0000Press Associationasda-unveils-5-pay-phone-103635000<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/asda-unveils-5-pay-phone-103635000.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/8UVCQJ6pinJvZFapc4meKQ–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology081120131046292-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Asda has unveiled a new basic and cheap mobile phone deal" align="left" title="Asda has unveiled a new basic and cheap mobile phone deal" border="0″ /></a>Supermarket giant Asda has launched what it claims is the UK&#039;s cheapest mobile phone – at just £5 on a pay-as-you-go deal from T-Mobile.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/pioneer-announces-range-lightning-dock-speaker-systems-december-095100270.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/vLlEkolcGq5SB89Sytpcbg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phptbtuhl.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Pioneer announces range of Lightning dock speaker systems for December release" align="left" title="Pioneer announces range of Lightning dock speaker systems for December release" border="0″ /></a>Just in time for Christmas Pioneer will be releasing its first range of speaker docks with Lightning connections for new iPhones and iPads. There will be the X-SMC 11DAB and a more expensive X-SMC55DAB models announced.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/pioneer-announces-range-lightning-dock-speaker-systems-december-095100270.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 09:51:00 +0000Pocket-lintpioneer-announces-range-lightning-dock-speaker-systems-december-095100270<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/pioneer-announces-range-lightning-dock-speaker-systems-december-095100270.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/vLlEkolcGq5SB89Sytpcbg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phptbtuhl.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Pioneer announces range of Lightning dock speaker systems for December release" align="left" title="Pioneer announces range of Lightning dock speaker systems for December release" border="0″ /></a>Just in time for Christmas Pioneer will be releasing its first range of speaker docks with Lightning connections for new iPhones and iPads. There will be the X-SMC 11DAB and a more expensive X-SMC55DAB models announced.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/buy-very-own-google-glass-now-ebay-091200652.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/U5iK6DTRawDfHaD4_CnMww–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phppo7mma.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Buy your very own Google Glass right now, on ebay" align="left" title="Buy your very own Google Glass right now, on ebay" border="0″ /></a>We learned, just last night, that Google had relaxed its rules on Glass Explorers by, sort of, allowing them to sell their headsets – something that would have had them deactivated in the past. The Google Glass Explorer Edition (XE) is the charcoal model but the white pair claims to be model 2.0, hence the higher price. Don&#039;t confuse that with Google Glass 2 – that hasn&#039;t even been released officially yet. When asked if it is OK for Explorers to try to sell their devices online and whether Google would disable the device if sold, Google says it is still against its terms of service to sell the device.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/buy-very-own-google-glass-now-ebay-091200652.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 09:12:00 +0000Pocket-lintbuy-very-own-google-glass-now-ebay-091200652<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/buy-very-own-google-glass-now-ebay-091200652.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/U5iK6DTRawDfHaD4_CnMww–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phppo7mma.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Buy your very own Google Glass right now, on ebay" align="left" title="Buy your very own Google Glass right now, on ebay" border="0″ /></a>We learned, just last night, that Google had relaxed its rules on Glass Explorers by, sort of, allowing them to sell their headsets – something that would have had them deactivated in the past. The Google Glass Explorer Edition (XE) is the charcoal model but the white pair claims to be model 2.0, hence the higher price. Don&#039;t confuse that with Google Glass 2 – that hasn&#039;t even been released officially yet. When asked if it is OK for Explorers to try to sell their devices online and whether Google would disable the device if sold, Google says it is still against its terms of service to sell the device.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/motorola-moto-g-handset-leaks-official-photo-ahead-085600020.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/HaeJ4G8ZX8VUSos4ftOrRg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpjmwqif.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Motorola Moto G handset leaks in official photo ahead of 13 November launch" align="left" title="Motorola Moto G handset leaks in official photo ahead of 13 November launch" border="0″ /></a>The latest Motorola handset, the Moto G, will be unveiled at an event on 13 November where it&#039;s rumoured to sell for a meagre £135 off-contract. Now we&#039;ve been granted a look at the multi-coloured mid-range smartphone options.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/motorola-moto-g-handset-leaks-official-photo-ahead-085600020.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 08:56:00 +0000Pocket-lintmotorola-moto-g-handset-leaks-official-photo-ahead-085600020<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/motorola-moto-g-handset-leaks-official-photo-ahead-085600020.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/HaeJ4G8ZX8VUSos4ftOrRg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpjmwqif.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Motorola Moto G handset leaks in official photo ahead of 13 November launch" align="left" title="Motorola Moto G handset leaks in official photo ahead of 13 November launch" border="0″ /></a>The latest Motorola handset, the Moto G, will be unveiled at an event on 13 November where it&#039;s rumoured to sell for a meagre £135 off-contract. Now we&#039;ve been granted a look at the multi-coloured mid-range smartphone options.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telecom-italia-sell-argentina-unit-towers-strategy-021659081–finance.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/aNwrBCVntM7Sag1ne0UC6w–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T221808Z_2_CBRE9A61PVO00_RTROPTP_2_TELECOMITALIA-TELEFONICA-GOVERNMENT.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Telecom Italia phone booth is pictured in downtown Rome" align="left" title="Telecom Italia phone booth is pictured in downtown Rome" border="0″ /></a>By Danilo Masoni and Leila Abboud MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) – Telecom Italia will sell its Argentina unit and other assets while issuing a convertible bond, aiming to raise around 4 billion euros ($ 5.3 billion) to stave off a credit rating downgrade and strengthen operations in Italy and Brazil. Italy&#039;s biggest telecoms operator, which is in the middle of a strategy shift under new Chief Executive Marco Patuano, said it had received an unsolicited offer for its 22.7 percent stake in Telecom Argentina and planned to sell. Argentine newspapers Clarin and La Nacion said late on Thursday that the buyer would be investment fund Fintech, which already holds shares in Telecom Italia&#039;s Argentine unit. Telecom Italia also plans to sell and lease back more than 17,000 mobile towers it owns in Italy and Brazil, and unload an Italian digital broadcasting unit, aiming to reap more than 2 billion euros from these deals.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telecom-italia-sell-argentina-unit-towers-strategy-021659081–finance.html Fri, 08 Nov 2013 02:16:59 +0000Reuterstelecom-italia-sell-argentina-unit-towers-strategy-021659081–finance<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telecom-italia-sell-argentina-unit-towers-strategy-021659081–finance.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/aNwrBCVntM7Sag1ne0UC6w–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T221808Z_2_CBRE9A61PVO00_RTROPTP_2_TELECOMITALIA-TELEFONICA-GOVERNMENT.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Telecom Italia phone booth is pictured in downtown Rome" align="left" title="Telecom Italia phone booth is pictured in downtown Rome" border="0″ /></a>By Danilo Masoni and Leila Abboud MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) – Telecom Italia will sell its Argentina unit and other assets while issuing a convertible bond, aiming to raise around 4 billion euros ($ 5.3 billion) to stave off a credit rating downgrade and strengthen operations in Italy and Brazil. Italy&#039;s biggest telecoms operator, which is in the middle of a strategy shift under new Chief Executive Marco Patuano, said it had received an unsolicited offer for its 22.7 percent stake in Telecom Argentina and planned to sell. Argentine newspapers Clarin and La Nacion said late on Thursday that the buyer would be investment fund Fintech, which already holds shares in Telecom Italia&#039;s Argentine unit. Telecom Italia also plans to sell and lease back more than 17,000 mobile towers it owns in Italy and Brazil, and unload an Italian digital broadcasting unit, aiming to reap more than 2 billion euros from these deals.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/trove-adobe-user-data-found-breach-security-firm-215451284–sector.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/nMR_PXQxnUrsdLyX.ehxRw–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T232322Z_1_CBRE9A61SYZ00_RTROPTP_2_US-ADOBE-CYBERATTACK.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Picture illustration shows Adobe company logos, in Vienna" align="left" title="Picture illustration shows Adobe company logos, in Vienna" border="0″ /></a>A computer security firm has uncovered data it says belongs to some 152 million Adobe Systems Inc user accounts, suggesting that a breach reported a month ago is far bigger than Adobe has so far disclosed and is one of the largest on record. LastPass, a password security firm, said on Thursday that it has found email addresses, encrypted passwords and password hints stored in clear text from Adobe user accounts on an underground website frequented by cyber criminals. Adobe said last week that attackers had stolen data on more than 38 million customer accounts, on top of the theft of information on nearly 3 million accounts that it disclosed nearly a month earlier. The maker of Photoshop and Acrobat software confirmed that LastPass had found records stolen from its data centre, but downplayed the significance of the security firm&#039;s findings.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/trove-adobe-user-data-found-breach-security-firm-215451284–sector.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 23:23:22 +0000Reuterstrove-adobe-user-data-found-breach-security-firm-215451284–sector<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/trove-adobe-user-data-found-breach-security-firm-215451284–sector.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/nMR_PXQxnUrsdLyX.ehxRw–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T232322Z_1_CBRE9A61SYZ00_RTROPTP_2_US-ADOBE-CYBERATTACK.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Picture illustration shows Adobe company logos, in Vienna" align="left" title="Picture illustration shows Adobe company logos, in Vienna" border="0″ /></a>A computer security firm has uncovered data it says belongs to some 152 million Adobe Systems Inc user accounts, suggesting that a breach reported a month ago is far bigger than Adobe has so far disclosed and is one of the largest on record. LastPass, a password security firm, said on Thursday that it has found email addresses, encrypted passwords and password hints stored in clear text from Adobe user accounts on an underground website frequented by cyber criminals. Adobe said last week that attackers had stolen data on more than 38 million customer accounts, on top of the theft of information on nearly 3 million accounts that it disclosed nearly a month earlier. The maker of Photoshop and Acrobat software confirmed that LastPass had found records stolen from its data centre, but downplayed the significance of the security firm&#039;s findings.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/ibms-cfo-loughridge-retire-end-213022183–finance.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/7mwAWCLrf7iaULFvhqPHRA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T213022Z_1_CBRE9A61NQT00_RTROPTP_2_TECH-SUMMIT.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Mark Loughridge, IBM Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, speaks at the Reuters Global Technology Summit New York" align="left" title="Mark Loughridge, IBM Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, speaks at the Reuters Global Technology Summit New York" border="0″ /></a>(Reuters) – IBM&#039;s Chief Financial Officer Mark Loughridge is retiring at the end of the year after almost a decade on the job as the technology services provider struggles with declining revenue and weakness in emerging markets. Loughridge, who joined International Business Machines in 1977 as a development engineer, will be succeeded by Martin Schroeter, who was previously IBM&#039;s head of global finance, the company said in a filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday. In December, Loughridge will turn 60, IBM&#039;s traditional retirement age, a spokesman said.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/ibms-cfo-loughridge-retire-end-213022183–finance.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 21:40:25 +0000Reutersibms-cfo-loughridge-retire-end-213022183–finance<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/ibms-cfo-loughridge-retire-end-213022183–finance.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/7mwAWCLrf7iaULFvhqPHRA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T213022Z_1_CBRE9A61NQT00_RTROPTP_2_TECH-SUMMIT.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Mark Loughridge, IBM Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, speaks at the Reuters Global Technology Summit New York" align="left" title="Mark Loughridge, IBM Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, speaks at the Reuters Global Technology Summit New York" border="0″ /></a>(Reuters) – IBM&#039;s Chief Financial Officer Mark Loughridge is retiring at the end of the year after almost a decade on the job as the technology services provider struggles with declining revenue and weakness in emerging markets. Loughridge, who joined International Business Machines in 1977 as a development engineer, will be succeeded by Martin Schroeter, who was previously IBM&#039;s head of global finance, the company said in a filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Thursday. In December, Loughridge will turn 60, IBM&#039;s traditional retirement age, a spokesman said.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telecom-italia-reviews-strategy-telefonica-tightens-grip-175010340–finance.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/zHlqlxUsJxW7JbGSAGIEbA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T175010Z_1_CBRE9A61DJQ00_RTROPTP_2_TELECOMITALIA.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="A man uses a Telecom Italia phone booth at a bus stop in Rome" align="left" title="A man uses a Telecom Italia phone booth at a bus stop in Rome" border="0″ /></a>Telecom Italia announced on Thursday a string of assets sales and other extraordinary measures aimed at boosting its finances by around 4 billion euros ($ 5.35 billion) to concentrate on its operations in Italy and Brazil. Italy&#039;s biggest telecoms operator, which is in the middle of a strategy shift after the departure of former chairman Franco Bernabe, said it was planning to sell Telecom Argentina, adding it had received an unsolicited offer for the unit. The group also said it was planning to lease more than 17,000 towers it owns in Italy and Brazil and sell Italian multiplex platforms, aiming to reap more than 2 billion euros from these deals.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telecom-italia-reviews-strategy-telefonica-tightens-grip-175010340–finance.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 20:48:20 +0000Reuterstelecom-italia-reviews-strategy-telefonica-tightens-grip-175010340–finance<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/telecom-italia-reviews-strategy-telefonica-tightens-grip-175010340–finance.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/zHlqlxUsJxW7JbGSAGIEbA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T175010Z_1_CBRE9A61DJQ00_RTROPTP_2_TELECOMITALIA.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="A man uses a Telecom Italia phone booth at a bus stop in Rome" align="left" title="A man uses a Telecom Italia phone booth at a bus stop in Rome" border="0″ /></a>Telecom Italia announced on Thursday a string of assets sales and other extraordinary measures aimed at boosting its finances by around 4 billion euros ($ 5.35 billion) to concentrate on its operations in Italy and Brazil. Italy&#039;s biggest telecoms operator, which is in the middle of a strategy shift after the departure of former chairman Franco Bernabe, said it was planning to sell Telecom Argentina, adding it had received an unsolicited offer for the unit. The group also said it was planning to lease more than 17,000 towers it owns in Italy and Brazil and sell Italian multiplex platforms, aiming to reap more than 2 billion euros from these deals.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/ie-11-available-windows-7-200620682.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/XLK84C3JK07wIkoo3aSSBQ–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology071120132006312-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Microsoft has made Internet Explorer 11 available for users of Windows 7″ align="left" title="Microsoft has made Internet Explorer 11 available for users of Windows 7″ border="0″ /></a>Microsoft has made its latest browser, Internet Explorer 11, available to users of Windows 7 machines.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/ie-11-available-windows-7-200620682.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 20:06:20 +0000Press Associationie-11-available-windows-7-200620682<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/ie-11-available-windows-7-200620682.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/XLK84C3JK07wIkoo3aSSBQ–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology071120132006312-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Microsoft has made Internet Explorer 11 available for users of Windows 7″ align="left" title="Microsoft has made Internet Explorer 11 available for users of Windows 7″ border="0″ /></a>Microsoft has made its latest browser, Internet Explorer 11, available to users of Windows 7 machines.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/16-twitter-shares-sale-054621288.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/goMKzZP2qbIHmpsyZRNkCg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology071120131703481-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Twitter shares opened at 45.10 US dollars (£28.05) on the New York stock exchange (AP)" align="left" title="Twitter shares opened at 45.10 US dollars (£28.05) on the New York stock exchange (AP)" border="0″ /></a>A Twitter storm on Wall Street saw the micro-blogging site add billions of dollars to its value as the company made its market debut.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/16-twitter-shares-sale-054621288.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 17:02:54 +0000Press Association16-twitter-shares-sale-054621288<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/16-twitter-shares-sale-054621288.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/goMKzZP2qbIHmpsyZRNkCg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology071120131703481-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Twitter shares opened at 45.10 US dollars (£28.05) on the New York stock exchange (AP)" align="left" title="Twitter shares opened at 45.10 US dollars (£28.05) on the New York stock exchange (AP)" border="0″ /></a>A Twitter storm on Wall Street saw the micro-blogging site add billions of dollars to its value as the company made its market debut.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/netflix-scores-shows-disneys-marvel-151237998–finance.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/L.fZcfuvU4eElqqSqKHPDg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T151237Z_1_CBRE9A6169500_RTROPTP_2_NETFLIX-RESULTS.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="The Netflix logo is is shown on an ipad in Encinitas, California" align="left" title="The Netflix logo is is shown on an ipad in Encinitas, California" border="0″ /></a>Netflix is ramping up its original programming lineup with four new television series and one miniseries from Disney&#039;s Marvel unit, known for its success with &quot;The Avengers&quot; franchise based on super hero comic books. The deal with Marvel will start in 2015, the companies said in a press release and last &quot;multiple years.&quot; Each of the four series will focus on Marvel characters, &quot;Daredevil,&quot; &quot;Jessica Jones&quot;, &quot;Iron Fist&quot; and &quot;Luke Cage.&quot; Netflix and Marvel were unavailable for comment on financial details on Thursday. Marvel has committed to a minimum of four 13-episode series and has also agreed to make a mini-series called &quot;The Defenders.&quot; The series will be produced by Marvel Television and ABC Television Studios.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/netflix-scores-shows-disneys-marvel-151237998–finance.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:12:37 +0000Reutersnetflix-scores-shows-disneys-marvel-151237998–finance<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/netflix-scores-shows-disneys-marvel-151237998–finance.html"><img src="http://l3.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/L.fZcfuvU4eElqqSqKHPDg–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T151237Z_1_CBRE9A6169500_RTROPTP_2_NETFLIX-RESULTS.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="The Netflix logo is is shown on an ipad in Encinitas, California" align="left" title="The Netflix logo is is shown on an ipad in Encinitas, California" border="0″ /></a>Netflix is ramping up its original programming lineup with four new television series and one miniseries from Disney&#039;s Marvel unit, known for its success with &quot;The Avengers&quot; franchise based on super hero comic books. The deal with Marvel will start in 2015, the companies said in a press release and last &quot;multiple years.&quot; Each of the four series will focus on Marvel characters, &quot;Daredevil,&quot; &quot;Jessica Jones&quot;, &quot;Iron Fist&quot; and &quot;Luke Cage.&quot; Netflix and Marvel were unavailable for comment on financial details on Thursday. Marvel has committed to a minimum of four 13-episode series and has also agreed to make a mini-series called &quot;The Defenders.&quot; The series will be produced by Marvel Television and ABC Television Studios.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/htc-m8-pops-casing-photos-slimmer-sleeker-htc-145200107.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/ibaEoYVxYOH534MpVfcI0Q–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/php1sxk0g.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="HTC M8 pops up in casing photos, slimmer and sleeker than the HTC One?" align="left" title="HTC M8 pops up in casing photos, slimmer and sleeker than the HTC One?" border="0″ /></a>The yet-to-be officially announced and named HTC M8 has allegedly appeared in some hastily taken photos emerging from China. Tech site chinese.vr-zone.com has posted a couple of pics of what it claims to be the rear casing of the new HTC flagship phone and although they don&#039;t reveal much, they do show that the next device could be slimmer and more rounded at the sides than the HTC One, its current top-of-the-range handset. If genuine, it seems the HTC M8 – or HTC One 2 as it could be called (would be a hit with roadies for sure) – will be encased in aluminium, not just the rear section.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/htc-m8-pops-casing-photos-slimmer-sleeker-htc-145200107.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 14:52:00 +0000Pocket-linthtc-m8-pops-casing-photos-slimmer-sleeker-htc-145200107<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/htc-m8-pops-casing-photos-slimmer-sleeker-htc-145200107.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/ibaEoYVxYOH534MpVfcI0Q–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/php1sxk0g.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="HTC M8 pops up in casing photos, slimmer and sleeker than the HTC One?" align="left" title="HTC M8 pops up in casing photos, slimmer and sleeker than the HTC One?" border="0″ /></a>The yet-to-be officially announced and named HTC M8 has allegedly appeared in some hastily taken photos emerging from China. Tech site chinese.vr-zone.com has posted a couple of pics of what it claims to be the rear casing of the new HTC flagship phone and although they don&#039;t reveal much, they do show that the next device could be slimmer and more rounded at the sides than the HTC One, its current top-of-the-range handset. If genuine, it seems the HTC M8 – or HTC One 2 as it could be called (would be a hit with roadies for sure) – will be encased in aluminium, not just the rear section.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/driverless-cars-hit-towns-roads-134312350.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/0CHKwdiBtabIkUTGbZ7uag–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology071120131343532-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="A new driverless car scheme is to be launched" align="left" title="A new driverless car scheme is to be launched" border="0″ /></a>Driverless cars will transport people through the streets of a British town in a £1.5 million project aimed at boosting green technology.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/driverless-cars-hit-towns-roads-134312350.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:43:12 +0000Press Associationdriverless-cars-hit-towns-roads-134312350<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/driverless-cars-hit-towns-roads-134312350.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/0CHKwdiBtabIkUTGbZ7uag–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/pressass/Technology071120131343532-1.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="A new driverless car scheme is to be launched" align="left" title="A new driverless car scheme is to be launched" border="0″ /></a>Driverless cars will transport people through the streets of a British town in a £1.5 million project aimed at boosting green technology.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/six-phones-under-70-132807047.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/ZPPihXYSg70L9itYMacW7g–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phprw3f8m.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Six phones under £70″ align="left" title="Six phones under £70″ border="0″ /></a>Asda has just announced the Alcatel 1010 for £5, so skip lunch for the day and you can afford yourself an emergency phone. The Alcatel 1010 comes with a 400mAh battery, which promises 2 hours of talk time and up to 333 hours of standby time. Running on a single core processor with 4MB RAM under the hood, the Alcatel 1010 has a music player and built-in radio so you won&#039;t miss out on the latest news and tunes. Samsung&#039;s E1200 comes with a 800MHz battery giving you up to 720 hours on standby and up to 7 hours talk time.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/six-phones-under-70-132807047.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:28:07 +0000Pocket-lintsix-phones-under-70-132807047<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/six-phones-under-70-132807047.html"><img src="http://l2.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/ZPPihXYSg70L9itYMacW7g–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phprw3f8m.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Six phones under £70″ align="left" title="Six phones under £70″ border="0″ /></a>Asda has just announced the Alcatel 1010 for £5, so skip lunch for the day and you can afford yourself an emergency phone. The Alcatel 1010 comes with a 400mAh battery, which promises 2 hours of talk time and up to 333 hours of standby time. Running on a single core processor with 4MB RAM under the hood, the Alcatel 1010 has a music player and built-in radio so you won&#039;t miss out on the latest news and tunes. Samsung&#039;s E1200 comes with a 800MHz battery giving you up to 720 hours on standby and up to 7 hours talk time.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/3d-printing-coming-mcdonalds-happy-meal-toy-fresh-125000471.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/lJukRcEguhTX.Oi8ZN.W5Q–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpztkgeg.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="3D printing coming to McDonald&#039;s? Get your Happy Meal toy fresh off the press" align="left" title="3D printing coming to McDonald&#039;s? Get your Happy Meal toy fresh off the press" border="0″ /></a>McDonald&#039;s could consider offering 3D printing in store some time in the future, according to Mark Fabes, UK director of IT for the fast food chain.  In a recent interview, Fabes said  the idea of 3D printing a toy for your Happy Meal is something he could see happening, in an attempt to bring technology to customers in store. &quot;As we know, you don&#039;t always get every toy in a set. McDonald&#039;s is currently focused on testing tablets in stores.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/3d-printing-coming-mcdonalds-happy-meal-toy-fresh-125000471.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:50:00 +0000Pocket-lint3d-printing-coming-mcdonalds-happy-meal-toy-fresh-125000471<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/3d-printing-coming-mcdonalds-happy-meal-toy-fresh-125000471.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/lJukRcEguhTX.Oi8ZN.W5Q–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpztkgeg.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="3D printing coming to McDonald&#039;s? Get your Happy Meal toy fresh off the press" align="left" title="3D printing coming to McDonald&#039;s? Get your Happy Meal toy fresh off the press" border="0″ /></a>McDonald&#039;s could consider offering 3D printing in store some time in the future, according to Mark Fabes, UK director of IT for the fast food chain.  In a recent interview, Fabes said  the idea of 3D printing a toy for your Happy Meal is something he could see happening, in an attempt to bring technology to customers in store. &quot;As we know, you don&#039;t always get every toy in a set. McDonald&#039;s is currently focused on testing tablets in stores.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/lenovo-profit-leaps-extends-shift-smartphones-servers-071455538–finance.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/0gS1ltxNkS1hP.PXRWSjxQ–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T071455Z_1_CBRE9A60K4X00_RTROPTP_2_BLACKBERRY-LENOVO.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="People walk past a Lenovo shop in Hefei, Anhui province" align="left" title="People walk past a Lenovo shop in Hefei, Anhui province" border="0″ /></a>By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) – China&#039;s Lenovo Group Ltd, the world&#039;s biggest personal computer maker, is reinventing itself as a growing force in mobile devices and data storage servers to beat the slump in the PC market that is crippling less agile rivals. Lenovo said on Thursday net profit beat estimates, jumping over a third in July-September to a quarterly record of $ 219.7 million (136.7 million pounds). Now the world&#039;s fourth-biggest smartphone maker, the company also said it&#039;s looking for new businesses to buy as it remoulds itself. The progress at Lenovo, with a 17.7 percent share of worldwide PC shipments according to research firm IDC, is in sharp contrast with that of other PC makers like Acer Incorporated.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/lenovo-profit-leaps-extends-shift-smartphones-servers-071455538–finance.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:35:16 +0000Reuterslenovo-profit-leaps-extends-shift-smartphones-servers-071455538–finance<p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/lenovo-profit-leaps-extends-shift-smartphones-servers-071455538–finance.html"><img src="http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/0gS1ltxNkS1hP.PXRWSjxQ–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2013-11-07T071455Z_1_CBRE9A60K4X00_RTROPTP_2_BLACKBERRY-LENOVO.JPG" width="130″ height="86″ alt="People walk past a Lenovo shop in Hefei, Anhui province" align="left" title="People walk past a Lenovo shop in Hefei, Anhui province" border="0″ /></a>By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) – China&#039;s Lenovo Group Ltd, the world&#039;s biggest personal computer maker, is reinventing itself as a growing force in mobile devices and data storage servers to beat the slump in the PC market that is crippling less agile rivals. Lenovo said on Thursday net profit beat estimates, jumping over a third in July-September to a quarterly record of $ 219.7 million (136.7 million pounds). Now the world&#039;s fourth-biggest smartphone maker, the company also said it&#039;s looking for new businesses to buy as it remoulds itself. The progress at Lenovo, with a 17.7 percent share of worldwide PC shipments according to research firm IDC, is in sharp contrast with that of other PC makers like Acer Incorporated.</p><br clear="all"/><p><a href="http://uk.news.yahoo.com/radio-times-discovertv-ipad-hits-uk-listings-recommedations-114500662.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/4rBZvLRphlYUvtkxFI4qIA–/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9NzU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_uk/News/PocketLint/phpibxqve.jpg" width="130″ height="86″ alt="Radio Times DiscoverTV for iPad hits UK: Listings, recommedations and on demand access" align="left" title="Radio Times DiscoverTV for iPad hits UK: Listings, recommedations and on demand access" border="0″ /></a>The Radio Times is still the biggest selling quality magazine in the UK, with an average of 812,500 copies sold every week. But publisher Immediate Media realises that the rise in digital platforms will more than likely eat away at those figures in time, so has released an iPad TV listings guide that it hopes will sate the needs of the more tech-centric generation. Radio Times DiscoverTV offers 14-day customised TV and radio listings, but it also does much more than that. The brand dabbled with an iPad version of its Christmas TV guide last year, but the new app is cut from a different cloth.</p><br clear="all"/>http://uk.news.yahoo.com/radio-times-discovertv-ipad-hits-uk-listings-recommedations-114500662.html Thu, 07 Nov 2013 11:45:00 +0000Pocket-lintradio-times-discovertv-ipad-hits-uk-listings-reco

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