News Archive February 2019

Samsung Galaxy SII 'available for pre-order'

Monday, February 28th 2011
Gadget fans looking to get their hands on the latest smartphone might not have to wait much longer. People looking to buy the latest smartphone from Samsung might not have to...

Gap reports rise in net sales and earnings in 2010

Monday, February 28th 2011
The retailer saw its net sales reach .7 billion. High street fashion chain Gap has said it "executed well" on its plans for the 2010 fiscal year. Over the...

Sony discontinues NEX-3 digital cameras

Friday, February 25th 2011
The range will no longer be produced, according to Sony's Japanese website. Sony has announced the discontinuation of its NEX-3 digital camera, despite only launching the...

Electrical goods market to struggle, says Verdict

Friday, February 25th 2011
The sector's "golden age" has come to an end. The electrical goods market will struggle in 2011 as the "golden age" of new product launches comes to an end, an...

Samsung to launch 8.9-inch Android tablet?

Thursday, February 24th 2011
The manufacturer could launch the device next month. Samsung is reportedly gearing up to launch an 8.9-inch Android tablet in the coming weeks. Korea's Yonhap News Agency...

French Connection boosts website performance

Thursday, February 24th 2011
The fashion retailer claims to have improved the performance of its online store at peak times. French Connection has reported an improvement in its website performance...

Consumers expect food prices to rise, says IGD

Wednesday, February 23rd 2011
A study found 91 per cent believe costs will increase throughout 2011. The majority of consumers are expecting food costs to rise over the coming year, new research has...

Energy bill savings scheme should be extended, says watchdog

Wednesday, February 23rd 2011
Consumer Focus argued the Warm Home Discount should be available to more people. The government's energy bill reduction scheme should be extended to more fuel-poor...

Call of Duty: Black Ops returns to top of all formats chart

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011
The shooter climbed from fourth place to occupy the number one spot. War simulator Call of Duty: Black Ops has returned to the top of the UK all formats weekly chart. The...

British Gas owner unconcerned over profit review

Tuesday, February 22nd 2011
Centrica claimed it has "nothing to hide" from an inquiry into its profits. British Gas owner Centrica has insisted it is not concerned about a potential investigation from...