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Nokia’s Comes With Music DRM cracked

It seems that Tunebite allows Nokia’s DRM to be cracked. Tunebite has been around for a while so it’s not a new system. Tunebite internally “plays” the DRM’ed music at high speed and converts the digital output back into a non-DRM file. It’s very unlikely that Nokia can do much about this, it’s like plugging […]

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HTC Advantage comes to O2

News has just begun to trickle out from Telefónica O2 of another HTC device joining the ranks of the Xda league of gentlemen. Although nothing official yet has been stuck in a press release and fired our way, the Xda Flint AKA HTC Advantage looks like it could be official soon. A page has appeared […]

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Opera mini 4.2 comes to the G1 and out of beta

That most useful of useful mobile phone internet browsers Opera mini has become officially unveiled, and for the android OS too. Think back to those heady days of two weeks ago, when VAT was still 17.5% and the BlackBerry Storm was just a pipe dream. Ahhhh, those fond fond memories. We then brought you news […]

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Lotus Notes comes to Nokia handsets

News has come to us this week that IBM has now enabled support for Nokia S60 based mobile phones, on its popular to some email software. Many will say ‘So?’ and ‘Huh?’ followed by ‘What does that mean?’. Well, we’re led to believe that more than 80 million handsets will now have access to IBM’s […]

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Google Earth Comes to the iPhone

Google has finally announced Google Earth for the iPhone and iPod Touch. All this while, folks who wanted to go round the earth on their mobile screens had to be content with Earthscape, an app similar to Google Earth, but using it’s own imaging. In fact, the developers had dropped its price from $10 to […]

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Comes With Music hits 3UK

3UK, previously one of the top electronic music retailers in the UK after iTunes, is embracing Nokia’s Comes With Music offering. Interestingly, it’s hitting their N95 8GB handsets – not the standard 5000 series devices. And that makes a lot of sense. If you already have an N95 8GB then you won’t qualify. I understand […]

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Nokia Comes With Music. Ok. Whatever. Next.

If you’d like a first-look at Nokia’s Comes With Music, you can read Stuart Dredge’s experience here. As ever, Mr Dredge does a super job with the piece. Me? Well, I can show you some silent B-Roll if you want. Other than that….

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A&L’s prepay travel card comes with text-top-up

When I was a young man… and, more and more I’m feeling a bit middle aged (I’m almost 31), I went to Prague with my friend James for 3 days to ‘see a bit of the world’. We were first year students at UCL and we reckoned we should go to Europe every 2nd or […]