Sony Bravia S5700

It's pretty difficult to distinguish between LCD monitors and LCD TV these days, except perhaps by their size and price. LCD TVs are typically bigger and cost a whole lot more than their computer-centric cousins.

Friday, 2 October, 2009, 12:00am

Electronics titans face challenge

Put multinational technology firms, Chinese manufacturers and intellectual property (IP) in a sentence, and most often it will read something like this: 'US giant sues unknown Chinese manufacturer for excessive R&D' - R&D in this case being the less common 'replicate and duplicate'.

31 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

Net2 hits warp speeds in a parallel universe

The Web can feel just like a spider's sticky trap. You know how it is - you click on a link to a site, expecting more or less instant access.

But loading the page in question proves as agonising as waiting in limbo after negotiating a maze of touchtone telephone 'options'.

29 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

Retail sales rise 3.2pc

SALES at retail stores open at least a year rose 3.2 per cent in November compared with a year earlier, up from a 2.4 per cent increase in October, according to the British Retail Consortium.

6 Dec 1995 - 12:00am