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Three months after the Lumia 650 went on sale in the UK, its price has now fallen by 19%. The metal-framed Windows 10 Mobile handset is now available to buy there for £129.99, SIM-free and unlocked.
Three has announced that it will conduct a 24-hour trial of opt-in ad-blocking on its network one a day during the week commencing June 13. The move has drawn criticism from online ad proponents.
Microsoft wants to find the most promising students, aged 14-18, with an interest in computer science, to join it for a special experience day at its world-renowned research lab in Cambridge, UK.
Those who purchase the Lumia 950 or Lumia 950 XL from Microsoft or another authorized retailer in the UK can now get a free Display Dock, worth £79.99, enabling the PC-like Continuum experience.
Microsoft UK is already offering a free Dock and Pen Tip Kit, worth £175, with the Surface Book or Pro 4 - but when you buy a Core i7 model of either device, you can now get a £25 cashback bonus.
Microsoft will give you a free battery hatch customized with your Gamertag when you buy a selected Xbox One console in the UK - but the offer is only available to the first 400 customers.
Ahead of a national referendum next month, Microsoft says it believes the United Kingdom should remain part of the EU - but emphasizes that it remains 'firmly committed' to the UK either way.
Microsoft recently reduced the SIM-free price of its entry-level Lumia 550 to £89.99 in a two-month special offer, but the UK's leading independent device retailer has now cut its price even further.
Microsoft UK has reduced the price of its Limited Edition Forza Motorsport 6 Bundle - featuring a stylish racing-inspired design and matching controller - to £279.99, along with a free £25 gift card.
When you buy a Surface Book or Pro 4, you'll get freebies worth a total of £175 - and unlike other Microsoft UK offers lasting for months a time, this one's only available for a few weeks.
European regulators said that Three's parent company, Hutchison, had "failed to adequately address the serious concerns raised" over the deal, which would have increased prices and harmed innovation.
The Lumia 950's price has fallen considerably since Microsoft originally listed it at £499.99 last year - but while the company is now selling it for £399.99, you can get it elsewhere for £50 less.
Is an offer that lasts for months at a time really 'special'? Microsoft UK certainly seems to think so - and its latest deal, cutting 10% off the Lumia 550, will continue until the end of June.
HTC says it's started shipping the 10 in the US - but there's some ambiguity over its availability in the UK, where Amazon now says it will be released 12 days later than previously expected.
After beginning its Marshmallow rollout for the 9.7-inch Galaxy Tab S2 in Germany last week, Samsung has now started upgrading the 8.0-inch version of the device to Android 6.0.1 over in the UK.
Three UK and Amazon have both said that pre-orders for the HTC 10 will begin shipping this Friday, May 6 - but Carphone Warehouse says its deliveries won't begin for another '10-13 days'.
After being slugged with a price rise late last year, BT customers will have to cough up yet again as pricing for landline, mobile and broadband services is set to increase in July.
Following recent 'special offers' lasting up to five months on some devices, Microsoft UK has now started a new 'limited time offer' lasting two months, cutting £66 off the Surface 3 Docking Station.
While North America buyers get a free Lumia 950 when they buy the 950 XL, Microsoft UK is offering £40 off the 950 - plus an additional free year of Office 365 - with purchases of its Surface devices.
Microsoft has dropped the price of its Band 2 wearable device in the UK by £50 to £149.99, in a deal that it's referring to as a 'special offer', despite being scheduled to last over two months.
Apple is reportedly preparing to ditch the OS X branding for its PC operating system, bringing it in line with 'tvOS' and 'watchOS' by rebranding the desktop-class operating system as 'macOS'.
Microsoft is offering discounts on some of its partners' laptops and 2-in-1s that it sells on its store in the UK, including £100 off HP's Spectre x2 with 12in 1080p touchscreen and 6th-gen Intel CPU.
EE is currently offering a 12-month plan with 16GB of 4G data, including tethering, and unlimited minutes and texts for £19.99 a month, down from £34.99 - and existing customers could pay just £16.49.
The science-fiction shooter Quantum Break is off to a very strong start after becoming the best-selling new IP for Xbox One and seeing strong sales worldwide, topping the UK sales charts.
BlackBerry has reduced the price of its Android flagship, the Priv, in the US, UK and several European markets - but the handset's price remains unchanged in the company's home country.
Pricing information has been revealed in the UK for many of the 'LG Friends' accessories designed for use with the company's new G5 flagship, including the Cam Plus module, and the 360 VR headset.
Google says that Android Pay will launch in the UK "in the coming months", but two of the country's biggest banking groups - Barclays and RBS, which includes NatWest - haven't signed up.
The Lumia 640 has been available at numerous UK retailers for around £120 SIM-free for a while, but you can now buy it for just £99.99 - and it's eligible for upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile too.
Microsoft UK is currently offering 10% off its 'Must Have Bundle' of a Surface Pro 4 with Type Cover keyboard, including all models in the tablet range except the entry-level Core m3 version.
The 6.3mm-thick Galaxy TabPro S tablet goes on sale in the UK today - but only the black Wi-Fi model with 128GB storage is listed, with no availability of the white version, or the 4G LTE model.
Three months after its launch, the UK price of Microsoft's Lumia 550 has fallen yet again, and it's now available from £69.99 SIM-free (previously £89.99), or £39.99 with a new £10 pay-as-you-go SIM.
The Lumia 650 went on sale in the UK last month priced at £159.99, but you can now buy it from just £129.99 in the UK on a contract-free pay-as-you-go plan, and still unlocked for use on any network.
Microsoft launched the Lumia 650 in the UK last month for £159.99. Three weeks later, the country's top device retailer has cut its price by £10, and similar reductions are available elsewhere too.
LG's new modular flagship, the G5, is now available to pre-order from Amazon.co.uk in Rose Gold and Titan Grey. Priced at £529, the range-topping Android 6.0 handset is due to be released on April 8.
Sony has announced availability of Android 6.0 for the Xperia Z5 series in its home market of Japan, and its Marshmallow rollout will continue next week in the UK for the Z5 and other Xperia devices.
Current laws do not require those watching BBC iPlayer content on demand to have a TV licence - but the UK's Culture Secretary aims to close that loophole with new legislation later this year.
The Surface Type Cover with Fingerprint ID has been a US exclusive until now - but today, Microsoft opened pre-orders in various markets including the UK, France, Germany, Canada, Australia, and more.
Just one day after ending a £30 discount on the Band 2, Microsoft has cut the price of its health- and fitness-focused device again - this time, by £50, bringing it down to £149.99 until March 31.
While the HTC Vive may not actually be in your hands until April 5th, pre-orders open today from 3pm GMT. Although the price is a little higher than that of the US, it does come with a few goodies.
British telecommunications giant BT told in a report by regulator Ofcom that it must open up its OpenReach network to rival providers in order to improve internet speeds and reliability.
In a first for the UK, an interactive chat bot developed by Joshua Browder can help motorists assess their eligibility to appeal parking tickets in minutes while cutting legal costs.
AdDuplex has published its latest monthly breakdown of Windows handset usage, but admits that it erroneously overstated the proportion of devices running Windows 10 Mobile in recent months.
The Surface Book - which Microsoft calls 'the ultimate laptop' - is now available in several European markets, just a few weeks after the company opened its first international pre-orders.
Spotify has started a new promotion that will give users of its Premium service a free Google Chromecast. The promotion runs until 11:59pm CET on February 28th 2016 or while supplies last.
The Conservative UK government has published its public consultation on their plans to improve age verification for Internet pornography and is currently requesting public input on the proposal.
Curve, an all-in-one credit card, is vying to replace your wallet. But, unlike competitors, the Curve card offers compatibility with chip and pin, magnetic stripe and contactless technology.
Microsoft recently reduced the UK price of the Band 2 to £169.99, in a deal that ended on February 5 - but the same offer is back again already, and will remain available until the end of the month.
While Google is selling the Nexus 5X priced from £299 SIM-free, a leading UK retailer is selling the device for as little as £249.99. Samsung's Galaxy S6 edge 128GB is also available with £200 off.
The UK's Health Secretary has announced plans to modernise the NHS to make it more digital. This will include access to most of the NHS services online, as well as free Wi-Fi in hospital buildings.