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Buy Gadgets and Support Children In Need

By Kat Hannaford on at

If you were planning on buying a cut-price Samsung Galaxy Tab; HP TouchPad; Nokia Lumia 800 or HTC Flyer anytime soon, check out the BBC's tech reporter Rory Cellan-Jones's charity eBay auction. All the money's going to BBC Children In Need, and while some of the 19 gadgets have been used before, it's only because they've been used on air. Meaning, they're famous! Kind of. [eBay]

10 Suggestions For Building (And Hacking!) Your Own Camera Equipment

By Haje Jan Kamps on at

There's no two ways around it: Photographers are a rebellious breed of inventors, tinkerers, and ad-hoc engineers. Or rather, they used to be. Being able to buy just about anything you could possibly need off-the-shelf is a relatively new development in photography. But just because you can spend your hard-earned money buying nearly everything your heart desires, it doesn't mean that you should...

Facebook Porn Virus Litters People's News Feeds

By Sam Gibbs on at

Looks like that risqué Justin Bieber image your friend posted, wasn't really their handy work. A 'virus' has been wrecking havoc on Facebook, posting porn, photoshopped celebrities, violent and abusive pictures, all through a browser vulnerability.


Can 4G Really Change Our Lives?

By Gareth Beavis on at

We’ve been tracking the 4G 'messiah' in the UK for what feels like years now -- promises of streaming and downloading whatever we like, whenever we like, and faster than we could have dreamed. And while the promise is rolling through to reality thanks to finally getting trials from the likes of O2, it’s still a couple of years until we start living the dream of downloading SpiceWorld: The Movie in a minute in the centre of London.