Nokia denies plans to run Google's Android

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In perhaps an unsurprising turn of events the telecommunications giant Nokia have squashed rumours regarding their rumoured move to the Android platform. An article published on tech informer website Engadget earlier this month,...

al-Qaida offers its Videos for Cell Phones

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In order to extend its influence, Al-Qaida's media wing, al-Sahab, announced the availability of eight Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahri video messages for cell phones. In a written message introducing the new cell phone...

Air France Tests Cell Services

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Air France has become the first airline to offer international passengers e-mail and text-messaging service that's based on standard cell phone technology. The catch: It's only available on a single Airbus A318 aircraft in the...

Cell Phone Spending Surpasses Land Lines

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With Americans cutting the cord to their land lines, 2007 is likely to be the first calendar year in which U.S. households spend more on cell phone services, industry and government officials say. The most...

Global cell phone use at 50 percent

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Worldwide mobile telephone subscriptions reached 3.3 billion -- equivalent to half the global population -- on Thursday, 26 years after the first cellular network was launched, research firm Informa said. Since the first Nordic Mobile...

Sharp Readying Thin Solar Cell Output For 2008

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Sharp Corporation, the number one maker of solar cells in the world, plans to increase production of thin-film silicon solar cells over the next year at one of its plants located in the Nara Prefecture,...

Disney Ends Cell Phone Service for Kids

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The Walt Disney Company plans to pull the plug on its branded cell phone service by the end of the year saying there were problems getting the phone into large retailers. "We decided that changing...

Cell phone cameras help Japanese lose weight

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Some Japanese cell phone users are photographing their meals and sending the image to nutritionists for analysis and recommendations. Public health insurance offices in Osaka prefecture in western Japan have launched the service on a...

New Bio Fuel Cell Extracts Electricity From Air

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Fraser Armstrong, Ph.D. and his research team at Oxford University have managed to develop a revolutionary bio fuel cell which promises clean and renewable energy. The bio fuel cell contains two electrodes that are covered...

Bandai Namco Using PS3 Cell in Arcade

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Bandai Namco is developing arcade games using the Cell chip from Sony's PlayStation 3. The deal between the publisher and format holder will mark the first time that Sony's Cell processor has been used commercially...

Samsung Reveals Ultrathin Cell Phone

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At the 3GSM World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Samsung Electronics unveiled three ultrathin phones as part of the Ultra II family; the U100 is the slimmest one - just 5.9 millimetres thick. All three, the...

Don't keep secrets on a cell phone!

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Thanks Synthetic Girl for posting this in Back Page News. Don't tell your cell phone any secrets. It might not keep them. Second-hand phones purchased over the Internet surrendered credit card numbers and bank account...

Splinter Cell Double Agent Website Opens

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Ubisoft, one of the world's largest video game publishers, today announced the launch of the official Web site for Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent. Available at http://www.splintercell.com – the only place to get your...

Cell Developers to Develop 32nm and Smaller Tech

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Cell processor co-developers Sony, Toshiba, and IBM announced yesterday the beginning of a five-year technological alliance, part of which will focus on developing 32nm thick and smaller manufacturing processes which will dominate the computing market...

Splinter Cell 4: Double Agent Interview

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Computer And Video Games sat down with Splinter Cell 4: Double Agent co-producer Julien Gerighty to get some newinformation about the latest game in the series, which introduces newgameplay...

First look at Splinter Cell Essentials

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Various online Spanish websites have posted scans from the French Playstation 2 magazine of what looks like a very impressive looking Splinter Cell Essentials for the PSP. Information gleaned from these...

Theater Owners Want Cell Phones Blocked

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The National Association of Theater Owners wants the Federal Communications Commission to allow the blocking of cell phone signals in theaters. John Fithian, the president of the trade organization, told the Los Angeles Times theater...

Splinter Cell 4 announced

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Ubisoft today announced the development of the next installment in the Tom Clancy Splinter Cell series currently being titled as "Splinter Cell 4". According to Bluesnews the game is being prepped for release in Spring...

Cell processor to support Mac OS X Tiger

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The processor in Sony's PlayStation 3 gaming console will support Apple's Mac OS X Tiger operating system according to a recent posting to Sony's UK website. "Sony is expected to offer optional hard...

Cell Phone Radiation May Cause Visual Damage

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In a recent scientific study conducted by a team of researchers from the Technion, a possible link between microwave radiation, similar to the type found in cellular phones, and different kinds of damage to the...

Philips Develops Platform for $20 Cell Phones

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Cheap mobile phones--possibly costing $20 or less--are the goal of a new hardware and software platform currently under development by Philips Electronics. The move is part of an initiative announced this week by the Dutch...

Splinter Cell Chaos Theory ships for DS

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Splinter Cell hero Sam Fisher is one objective closer to completing his mission of landing on the Nintendo DS. Ubisoft today announced that Splinter Cell Chaos Theory has shipped to North American retailers and will...

IBM will unlock door to Cell

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The three developers of the Cell processor are preparing to release full chip specifications and software libraries in an effort to rally the open-source community around the device that powers the Sony Playstation 3. With...

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