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Some PlayStation Plus subscriptions are getting a little more expensive in the UK. From September 1st, Sony's 30-day option will cost £5.99 instead of £5.49, and the 12 week plan is rising to £14.99, up from £11.99. The annual subscription is staying locked at £39.99,...

August 11th 2015 at 5:52am 0 Comments
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Not all mobile news is destined for the front page, but if you're like us and really want to know what's going on, then you've come to the right place. This past week, we've seen hints of a Droid Bionic 2, and unfortunately, a number of T-Mobile customers will need to brace for a price hike. These...

March 31st 2012 at 9:04pm 0 Comments
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It looks like the G2x saga isn't over quite yet; after first disappearing from store shelves due to quality concerns "high demand," the dual-core Android smartphone is getting a slight price hike from T-Mobile. As of May 27th, the out-of-stock Froyo handset decided it was worth an extra Grant (qu...

May 30th 2011 at 1:03am 0 Comments
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While the modern global economy has allowed companies in far-flung parts of the world to get into manufacturing, one of the many issues they face is exchange rate fluctuations. Electronics manufacturers in Taiwan are currently feeling the pinch as the Taiwan dollar has climbed more than other curr...

November 11th 2010 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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So, you thought all those cable carriers out there were going to raise prices while DirecTV sat idly by, adding enough HD channels to push it well over the 100 mark and be totally content with its current revenue stream? Wrong. Word on the street has it that the satcaster will be pushing rates up on...

January 29th 2009 at 11:58am 0 Comments
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Good news: The world's thinnest and first commercially available OLED television -- the Sony XEL-1 -- is on sale in the UK today. Bad news: It'll cost Brits £3,489 (about $4,944) -- that's more than twice the price of the same set sold in the US. Look, we knew the European price hikes were co...

January 28th 2009 at 1:41am 0 Comments