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Programme 159 covers:

  • News summary from CES in Las Vegas
  • Smartphone predictions for 2012

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Show 168 - Hands-on review of the HTC One S, a blow-by-blow comparison between the Nokia Lumia 710 and HTC Radar, and news of the Galaxy S III

Ericsson R380Show 167 - News, My top 10 second hand bargains, A look at the very first touchscreen smartphone - 7 YEARS before the Apple iPhone

Show 166 - Hands-on review of the HTC One X, the biggest and fastest phone in the world - but is it the best?

Show 165 - Hands-on review of the Sony Xperia S, are the super 720p screen and 12mp camera enough?

Asha 302Show 164 - An editorial on the death of a form factor, my Top 5 Qwerty candybars in 2012, and my hands on review of the Asha 302

Show 163 - Review of the Nokia N9, running Meego, plus 'What you need to know' from MWC 2012

Show 162 - Review of the Google Nexus X(!), plus a look at the Nokia 500 and thoughts on Symbian Belle

Galaxy NoteShow 161 - Hands-on review of the Samsung Galaxy Note

Show 160 - Review of the 4.65", 720p-screened Galaxy Nexus

Show 159 - CES news, Predictions for 2012

Arc SShow 158 - Hands-on review of the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Show 157 - Top 5 Phones, Christmas 2011

Show 156 - Hands on review of the sleek Nokia Lumia 800, running Windows Phone Mango

HTC TitanShow 155 - News, plus a hands-on review of the HTC Titan with 4.7" screen

Show 154 - Hands on review of the Nokia 701 (1GHz, Symbian Belle) and a transmission from the future!

Show 153 - News, plus a head-to-head between the Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray and the Nokia 700

Show 152 - News of Android 4.0, the Galaxy Nexus, and my thoughts on the highs and lows of Windows Phone Mango

Bold 9900Show 151 - News, plus a hands-on review of the Blackberry Bold 9900, the best Blackberry ever made?

Show 150 - News of the iPhone 4S, plus a hands-on review of the LG Optimus 3D, plus a rant!

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