News@5: Motorola Debut Xoom Tablet At CES, RIM To Launch 4G Playbook This Summer & Microsoft Kinect

Motorola has unveiled its upcoming Android-based Xoom tablet at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The 10.1-inch Xoom packs a powerful Nvidia Tegra 2 dual core processor and is set to run on Google's new Android 3.0 Honeycomb,

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) has announced plans to release a 4G version of its Playbook tablet this summer. Providing the first hands-on demo of the device at this weeks' Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

Microsoft has shipped more than 8 million Kinect units since its November launch on the Xbox 360, company CEO Steve Ballmer has revealed.

Hacked iTunes user accounts have appeared for sale on Chinese auction site Taobao. Around 50,000 hacked accounts, giving illegal access to user’s credit card details and downloads, are available to purchase at prices ranging from 1 (10p) to 200 yuan (£20), China’s Global Times reports.

Ofcom has introduced measures to allow mobile operators to use their 2G spectrum for 3G services. Ofcom has said that opening up of the older 2G spectrum, previously reserved for services like voice calls and text messaging, will boost current network capacity.