Tech Week: Apple iPhone 4 unveiled and HTC Evo

It's been another busy and exciting week in tech land - here's a roundup of the week's top action:

News of the Week
There can really only be one top news story that week and that is without a doubt the unveiling of the Apple iPhone 4 by Steve Jobs during his WWDC keynote speech. Apple looks once again to have raised the bar on what to expect from a smartphone and is sure to have the hottest phone on the market when it launches on June 24th.

HTC will make sure that Apple doesn’t have it all its own way with the iPhone posing the biggest threat to the smartphone crown. Reports this week coming from U.S. network provider Sprint claiming that opening sales of the HTC Evo broke all records turned out to be nothing more than overstated embellishment and downright lies.

O2 has disgruntled fans following its announcement that it will cull all unlimited data plans for smartphone contracts. Searching to easy traffic and generate more income, the network provider is to limit inclusive contract data use to just 500MB per month. O2 has also upset customers with its listless iPhone 4 early upgrade offer but made fans by offering the new Apple smartphone on PAYG.

An exclusive for T3.com revealed that network provider 3 Mobile is to launch a new 'one-touch' edition of their portable personal Wi-Fi creator the MiFi Huawei E585. Apple to create a personal Wi-Fi hot spot for up to five devices, the new MiFi will keep iPads, laptops and handheld games consoles online whilst on the move.

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App of the Week | IMDb Movies and TV
The world’s most famous movie reference site makes its debut on the iPad with a new layout for the device.
T3 App Chart | Top 10 iPad Apps | IMDb Movies and TV Review
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Features of the Week
With the Apple iPhone 4 being unveiled we have brought you the ultimate guide to the new Apple blower with the Apple iPhone 4: 10 Things you need to know feature. From the six-axis gyroscope to the retina display, it is all covered here for your convenience.

The Apple iPhone 4 is going to enter a busy smartphone market as one of, if not the, top handset on the market. To find out which smartphone packs the biggest punch, we have thrown two in the ring to see which is the best. Ding, ding round one of the Apple iPhone 4 vs. HTC Desire.

Football fever is gripping not just the country but the world as the 2010 FIFA World Cup kicked off in South Africa yesterday. To ensure that you are ready for the tournament and England's all important opening game with the USA, we have brought you T3's World Cup starting 11 of tech essentials for any footy fan.

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T3 Podcast - The web's biggest audio gadget show
This week the team discuss the iPhone 4 announcement and their gadget of the week, the Dell Streak
T3 Podcast episode 133
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Reviews of the Week
We featured the Dell Streak last week and it is back again, this time with a full, in-depth review. The Dell Streak may be a smartphone/tablet hybrid but we love its smooth, flowing design, large punchy screen and mountain of functions. Read our full review for more on the O2 exclusive device.

With an inbuilt Bluray player and HD screen, the Sony Vaio F Series is notebook for the multimedia fanatic. We review the Quad Core laptop giving it four out of five stars for its whopping 8GB of memory and full HD 1920 x 1080p display. Read on for the full verdict.

Also receiving four stars this week was the JVC Everio GZ-HM550 HD camcorder. Packing a 10.62 megapixel CMOS sensor and 32GB internal storage, the Everio GZ-HM550 is a camcorder capable of great quality but we will let you read the review and decide for yourself.

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Other stories from the week's News@8pm:
Monday 7th June: News@8pm: Apple iPhone 4 gets video calling and HD video
Tuesday 8th June: News@8pm: Apple iPhone 4 and HTC Evo 4G
Wednesday 9th June: News@8pm: FIFA 11, HTC Desire and Apple iPhone 4
Thursday 10th June: News@8pm: O2 offer iPhone PAYG and iPad data leak

Coming next week - See if the E3 2010 rumours turn fact

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