Though Apple hasn't launched the iPad in the UK yet, the device is available over there from two online retailers who've imported the tablet to sell it at a premium to Brits.
Online retailers Play.com and Expansys will both stock Apple's iPad when it hits the UK.
Google has defended HTC, which manufacturers the search engine's Nexus One, after Apple accused HTC of infringing 20 of its patents.
More than half (53 percent) of employers research potential job candidates on social networks such as Facebook, says CareerBuilder.co.uk.
Google could be sued by the family of author Philip K Dick -- the man behind the book Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, which Blade Runner was based.
Mophie will unveil a credit card reader for the Apple iPhone at CES this week.
Articles by Carrie-Ann Skinner