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Jabra is back with another extension to its wireless stereo line of products: the Jabra Solemate Max. With the latest offering comes a decidedly Jabra-centric design customers will recognize following closely on the heels of the Solemate Mini unveiled in early September, as well as the original Solemate we got our hands on earlier this […]
New Nexus 5 photos leak ahead of next week’s rumored launch, revealing new Android 4.4 KitKat features
If you were planning to use a PlayStation Pulse headset with your PS4 at launch, Sony has some bad news. Until there’s a system update “in the future” (still time to fix it before November, guys!) you won’t be able to use any of the firm’s USB headsets with the PlayStation 4, the company told Game …
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The British Film Institute promised that it would put 10,000 movies online as part of the Film Forever initiative, and it’s now making good on its word — if slowly. The Institute will launch the first phase of its BFI Player streaming service on October 9th with a library of more than 1,000 videos, including movies, behind-the-scenes clips and archival footage. About 60 percent of the content will be free, with the rest available as pay-per-view. As for those remaining 9,000 videos? The BFI expects those to appear in the months ahead, and it’s launching BFI Player’s second phase in early 2014.
Source: British Film Institute
Virgin Mobile will offer the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c from October 1, the carrier has confirmed, one of the few opportunities to pick up Apple’s newest smartphones with service but without an ongoing contract. Both handsets – along with the existing iPhone 4S – will be offered with Virgin Mobile’s “unlimited data & messaging” […]
When it rains it pours for BlackBerry. Although there has been considerable interest in the new cross-platform version of BlackBerry Messenger, BlackBerry announced on Monday that the launch of BBM for iOS and Android has been delayed for at least another week. BlackBerry’s BBM chief Andrew Bocking said in a company blog post that the delay happened after “an unreleased, older version of the BBM for Android app was posted on numerous file sharing sites,” which “resulted in volumes of data traffic orders of magnitude higher than normal for each active user and impacted the system in abnormal ways.” The BBM team is now working to completely block the leaked versions of BBM from accessing BlackBerry’s servers before it launches the final version of the app. Bocking said that the fix isn’t expected to occur this week.
With just a few hours left before the whole world has transitioned into the awaited date, Apple‘s online store goes down. This is nothing entirely new if you’ve been watching the company’s behavior in the past, which could mean Cupertino is knee-deep in preparations for the availability of the much-awaited iPhone 5s. The first of […]
With all the hoopla surrounding Microsoft‘s purchase of Nokia‘s mobile business, leaks of an aborted Nokia Android smartphone, or talks of a Nokia Surface tablet, it might have been easy to forget another rumored Nokia device that is, to some extent, probably closer to reality. But now we’re receiving details of the Nokia Lumia 1520 […]