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News@10: Did Scientists Overclock The Human Brain? 3 Offers LG Optimus One For £15 and Dell Ditches Blackberry For Venue Pro.

The news that scientists stimulated the brain by applying electricity and increased the numerical ability of a handful of subjects does not come as a surprise.It's a little known fact that the brain already produces tiny electricity pulses for movement, thinking, cognition etc. Two excellent, well written (albeit rather old) answers can be foundhere.

Dell is planning

to move its employees from BlackBerry to its own line of Windows Phone 7 and Android OS-based smartphones. According to

The Wall Street Journal

, Dell has plans to move its 25,000 employees from Research in Motion's Blackberry to its upcoming Windows Phone 7-based Dell Venue Pro smartphone.

Sony Ericsson has quietly released a software update for the Xperia X10 smartphone on the 1st of November, one which brings Android OS 2.1 (Eclair).

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is planning to sell up to $2 billion worth of stock by the end of this year. The sale will be the first in the seven years Ballmer has been with Microsoft and will allow him to diversify his holdings and assist in tax planning by the end of this year.