HMV to Offer VAT-Free Games Instore

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Entertainment retailer HMV is to begin offering VAT-free games via instore kiosks, under a new initiative called HMV Delivers. According to a report in The Guardian, the company plans to extend the controversial VAT-avoidance...

Apple, AT&T to offer no-contract iPhones

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Looks like we'll have to get up bright and early to buy the new iPhone. Also, AT&T says a "no-commitment" iPhone is "coming soon." First things first: The new iPhone 3G will go on sale...

Microsoft set to offer Pro Photo Tools for free

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Microsoft likes digital photography enthusiasts as customers, and on Thursday plans to release a free new utility designed to keep them wedded to Windows. Pro Photo Tools is geared for photography professionals and enthusiasts,...

Apple to Offer Unlimited Music Plan?

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Financial Times reports that Apple is currently in discussions with music companies to allow customers to have unlimited access to the entire iTunes music library in exchange for paying a premium for its iPod and...

XM and Hyundai offer a Real-Time Traffic Service

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XM, the leading provider of satellite radio in the United States (8.5+ million subscribers), has negotiated a deal with Hyundai. Genesis, Hyundai’s new, rear-wheel drive premium sports sedan, will be the first Hyundai brand vehicle...

Microsoft yanks free Vista, Office offer

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Microsoft on Tuesday withdrew an offer of free copies of Windows Vista Ultimate and Office 2007 in exchange for consumers agreeing to install monitoring software, saying it had exhausted the supply of software. Until mid-afternoon...

JetBlue to Offer Free In-Flight Yahoo Mail

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JetBlue Airways Corp. will start offering limited e-mail and instant messaging services for free on one of its planes next week as airlines renew efforts to offer in-flight Internet access. General Web surfing and e-mail...

Hellgate: London Founder's offer extended

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Taken directly from the official Hellgate: London website: Hello fellow survivors and would-be saviors of London. Good news! Based on the number of requests from our community, we're extending the Founder's lifetime subscription membership offer...

Ford to offer HD radio on most vehicles

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Ford Motor on Wednesday said it would offer high-definition digital radio on nearly all 2008 model year Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles as a dealer-installed option. Ford said digital radio could also be installed on...

ABC to Offer Free Shows Online Via AOL

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Last year, ABC decided to offer free primetime TV content from its website and now, the network will be offering its prime time content on AOL Video, paid for with embedded advertisements. ABC is owned...

NBC to Offer TV Downloads on Own Site

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Shortly after deciding to pull all of its content from Apple's popular iTunes store, entertainment company NBC has announced today that it plans to launch a service called NBC Direct next month offering free, ad-supported...

SpiralFrog to Offer Free Music and Video Downloads

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SpiralFrog.com, an ad-supported Web site that allows visitors to download music and videos free of charge, has launched today in the U.S. and Canada after months of "beta" testing. The music service, which has arranged...

Sun to offer Microsoft Windows on servers

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Longtime rivals and occasional collaborators Sun Microsystems and Microsoft announced on Wednesday that Sun will ship 64-bit servers with Microsoft's Windows Server 2003 operating system. Within 90 days, Sun will offer Windows Server 2003 on...

Seagate: No Buyout Offer from Chinese Company

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Contrary to previous reports, Seagate Technology has announced the world's largest disk drive maker has not received an offer to be acquired by any foreign or domestic company and that it is not for sale....

Sony to offer HD digital radio players

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Sony Corporation has announced it will begin selling HD digital radio players in July, including a tabletop radio as well as a model for cars, the first step in what the electronics giant says is...

Google to offer life advice

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Google claims that it can help its users run their lives using the personal information it builds up about their search habits. The web search giant is planning to create the world's most comprehensive database...

Sony PSP to offer net calls

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Owners of Sony's PlayStation Portable handheld console will soon be able to make voice and video calls over a wireless internet connection using a soon-to be-released camera and microphone. Gamers will be able to call...

Warner Bros. to Offer Movies Online in Hong Kong

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To combat movie piracy in the Asian Pacific countries, Warner Bros. announced plans to launch a new movie download service dubbed 08Media in Hong Kong. ViDeOnline Communications will offer the service initially with 100 titles...

VeriSign to offer passwords on bank card

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A leading provider of digital-security services wants to make disposable passwords easier for consumers to accept by squeezing the technology into the corner of a regular credit or ATM card. Fran Rosch, vice president for...

DoubleClick may have spurned offer from Microsoft

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John Battelle, chairman of Federated Media and renowned Google watcher, is claiming that not only was Microsoft interested in DoubleClick, but apparently the advertising giant shunned a better deal from Microsoft and decided to accept...

Yahoo To Offer Unlimited E-mail Storage

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Yahoo Inc. plans to offer unlimited e-mail storage to its roughly quarter of a billion users, starting in May, it said on Tuesday. The world's biggest e-mail service is scrapping its free e-mail storage limit...

TV Guide to Offer Web Video Search Tool

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Gemstar-TV Guide International Incorporated, which has helped viewers navigate through thousands of TV shows for 53 years, now wants to do the same for Internet video. The company will launch a test version next month...

Web site to offer the 'personal radio'

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Slacker Incorporated, based in San Diego, plans to launch the beta version of its radio service. The site combines elements of Internet radio, portable music and satellite distribution, while letting users choose the tunes, genres...

Groups Offer Ringtones With a Statement

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An environmental group is hoping to get people interested and informed when they hear the sounds of threatened animals, from a passerby's cellphone. Already, some 24,000 people have downloaded the free rare ringtones from the...

Sony to Offer Movie, Music Download Services for PS3

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Sony Computer Entertainment Incorporated is planning to launch a movie download service for the PlayStation 3 owners, effectively making the console an entertainment machine. "I think PlayStation 3 needs to stand for gaming and digital...

Pirates quick to offer Vista

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AS MICROSOFT kicked off the global launch of its long-awaited Windows Vista, the software giant's new operating system also hit the streets of China - in pirated form. In an electronic market in the southern...

Yahoo to offer Financial Advice

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Yahoo Inc. will begin dispensing advice about personal finances as an extension of it's decade-old finance section. With 9.6 million U.S. visitors in December, Yahoo's finance section ranked second behind Microsoft Corp.'s MSN Money, according...

EMI to Offer Free Online Music in China

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If you’re thinking of how to convince EMI you’re from China, you need to calm down and read before your inner pirate takes complete control. EMI is teaming up with China's web search leader Baidu:...

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