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Handy RecorderWhether you need to record voice memos or conference sessions or conduct an interview, the Zoom H1 takes portable recording to a whole new level of easy. The handheld recorder—about the size of a computer mouse—has an easy-to-read backlit LCD screen and a large record button. The Zoom H1 records studio-quality audio at up to 24-bit/96 kHz. US$99.
HardWorking Apps Pay The BillsWhile news and entertainment smartphone apps are downloaded most often, 59 percent of apps revenue comes from productivity tools. Source: In-Stat, instat.com
What Did You Say?In our May/June issue, we asked if your company planned to upgrade to Oracle Database 11g Release 2 in the next six months.
Back To SchoolFall is the time to renew your commitment to learning, whether in a classroom or on the go. These apps will teach you a lesson.
Ferrari SmartphoneIf you’ve always wanted to own a Ferrari, now you can. But you’ll be driving this one with your thumbs. The glossy red Acer Liquid E Ferrari special edition smartphone runs on the Android 2.1 operating system. It boasts chrome trim, a 3.5-inch high-resolution capacitive touchscreen, Ferrari wallpaper, and a set of Ferrari engine ringtones. The back of the phone sports the legendary "Scuderia Ferrari" shield with carbon fibre details, as well as a 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and geotagging. Matching glossy red Ferrari accessories are also available. Contact Acer for pricing.