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LIMBO available on iOS

LIMBO-iOS
Playdead today announced the release of LIMBO on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. LIMBO is a puzzle game action adventure oriented, created by Arnt Jensen, he debuted on consoles in 2010 and has since been awarded with more than 100 awards worldwide. Continue reading LIMBO available on iOS

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Sony 4K player launches by July 15th

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Sony’s 4K player launches by July 15th, Video Unlimited 4K service coming this fall, Sony announced its FMP-X1 4K Ultra HD Media Player a few months ago, and today confirmed it’s arriving in homes and on store shelves by July 15th. The $699 box only works with Sony own 4K TVs, and early adopting owners of “qualifying” X900A sets can expect a $200 introductory discount.
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Cox flareWatch beta brings IPTV with 60 HD channels, $35

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While everyone tries to figure out what the future of TV looks like, Variety reports Cox Cable has crossed over to offering internet TV service to customers in Orange County. flareWatch beta testers can buy a Fanhattan Fan TV set-top box for $99 (up to three per household) and sign up for a TV package that features 90 live TV channels (60 in HD) and includes the usual favorites like ESPN / ESPN2, AMC, CNN, Nickelodeon and TNT, with video on-demand coming soon. DVR recordings take place in the cloud, with 30 hours of storage available for each subscriber. Continue reading Cox flareWatch beta brings IPTV with 60 HD channels, $35

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Oppo has no plans to release a smartphone Find 5 mini

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Smartphone Oppo Find 5, tested in our lab, made ​​a good impression. This was due to high-quality screen, and body materials and productive “stuffing.” So the news that the company plans to release a smaller version of the top-end smartphone, was received with enthusiasm. Continue reading Oppo has no plans to release a smartphone Find 5 mini

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Toyota i-Road, a curious electric tricycle leaning like a motorcycle

Toyota i-Road motorcycle
Every year around this time the major automakers agree to make us dream cities straight out of the dreams of Syd Mead and other visionaries. The Geneva Motor Show gives us a good look at the cars of the future sometimes more imaginary than real, but in the case of i-Road Toyota, seems a little more than vaguely feasible.

This kind of three-wheeled electric scooter and two seats will get a bit of a tangent to what is usually expected in a motor show, which does not mean that meaningless, given the interest that are awakening these vehicles of urban. Conceived as a possible rival for the Nissan Land Glider, the i-Road (can we please establish a moratorium on the indiscriminate use of the prefix letter i?) Has two 2kW electric motors installed inside the front wheels, whose inclination intelligently regulated using gyroscopes. Continue reading Toyota i-Road, a curious electric tricycle leaning like a motorcycle

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A former Sony employee accuses Nintendo of stealing a patent

A former Sony employee accuses Nintendo of stealing a patent$
The Nintendo 3DS was released in March 2011 and highlighted its strength is its 3D display without glasses. But Seijiro Tomita, a former employee of Sony, Nintendo Justice attack for patent infringement in the District of New York. Indeed, Big N would have inspired the invention of Tomita to create its portable console.

Seijiro Tomita worked at Sony for over 30 years and has filed over 70 patents. After a long career as an engineer, the man retired in 2002. A year later, he has one of them responsible for Big N 7: A technology for displaying 3D on a screen, all without glasses. Seijiro Tomita took good care of his discovery patented in Japan, and later the United States in 2008. But in 2011, the 3DS is released, and the console uses this technology. Continue reading A former Sony employee accuses Nintendo of stealing a patent

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Ghostbusters HQ in Lego

Ghostbusters HQ lego
Ghostbusters is a cult film is undeniable. Our favorite ghost hunters have marked the history of cinema with their two films (pending a possible 3rd episode) and the emblem of the group entered the popular culture. So when a fan decides to play the hero of the film HQ Lego is necessarily done with love.

LEGO pro Orion Pax has made this work based on the sets of movies. Certainly, Lego reproductions, we know, but we have rarely seen a level of detail so high for construction. Continue reading Ghostbusters HQ in Lego

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Apple lost 8.1% market share in Tablet PCs

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Despite the fact that the Apple iPad is still the most popular tablet computer in the world, continues to steadily lose market share. Thus, according to experts iDC, for the fourth quarter iPad market share declined by 8.1% compared to the same period of 2011. The volume of deliveries rose by half, from 15.1 million to 22.9 million, but the total share with decreased from 51.7% to 43.6%.

Of course, almost all of the lost Apple “picked” the company Samsung, which is very immodest increased its share from 7.3% to 15.1%, while the supply has increased from 2.2 million to 7.9 million is not an understatement and the company ASUS, which also fortunate to become the official partner of Google, as a result of the Taiwanese manufacturer has increased its share from 2% to 600 thousand tablets set to 5.8% and 3.1 million tablets set for the fourth quarter of last year. Continue reading Apple lost 8.1% market share in Tablet PCs

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Intel introduces first Smartphone Yolo for Africa

Intel Smartphone Yolo for Africa
Intel is an unusual approach when it comes to the distribution of its smartphones in the world, but to conquer untapped markets are probably a little lighter than saturated areas. Accordingly, the company is now partnered with Safaricom mobile Betrieber received, where you can buy the Intel-based Smartphone and Yolo to get 500MB free mobile internet.

The mobile phone will be based on a REFENZ design and 3.5-inch touchscreen, microSD, FM Radio, HSPA + and appear Intel Atom Z2420 (1.2 GHz HT) and Intel XMM 6265 modem. Price you will have to pay Kshs 10,999 in Safaricom. A 5MP camera can record Full HD videos and the integrated McAfee will provide as needed for adequate security. Continue reading Intel introduces first Smartphone Yolo for Africa

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PSU series AeroCool GT includes models up to 1050 W

PSU series AeroCool GT includes models up to 1050 W
AeroCool company continues to choose for a series of power supplies suitable name. Following blocks Templarius Imperator variety of units joined AeroCool GT. As is known, the designation GT, formed from the Italian words Gran Turismo, literally meaning “great trip” is reserved for high-speed luxury cars, usually with the coupe, designed for public roads, and for the class of cars in different sports. These cars are usually only one to conquer appearance. This effect is clearly trying to achieve and designers PSU AeroCool GT.

According to the manufacturer, Power AeroCool GT aimed at PC enthusiasts and gamers. The series includes eight models ranging from 500 to 1050 Tues Lower-end models, which can be distinguished by black and red design, have a rating of 80PLUS Bronze, senior, painted black-and-white scheme and received a G symbol in the title – 80 PLUS Gold. Continue reading PSU series AeroCool GT includes models up to 1050 W

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In ultrathin wristwatch CST-01 contains an E Ink display

In ultrathin wristwatch CST-01 contains an E Ink display
Company Central Standard Timing (CST) presented at CES 2013 hours CST-01, which, according to the developer, are the thinnest wristwatch in the world. The watch uses an electrophoretic screen production E Ink.

Now the device is in the form of prototypes, and CST raises funds needed to start serial production. The minimum amount for this $ 200 000 already collected (at the time the news was collected 269,626 dollars, and before the end of fundraising had 42 days).
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Microsoft and Samsung demo Illumiroom display – the trump card next-generation xbox

Microsoft IllumiRoom
Microsoft Kinect has made one of the main advantages of Xbox 360. And at CES 2013 may trump shown next generation consoles Microsoft (video only). The project is called IllumiRoom, and it really is impressive. The essence of technology, you can see in the video below.

It can be said that the game “goes beyond” the TV and literally fills the room. While this is only a prototype, but representatives were assured that the video is really a demonstration of technology rather than computer graphics (though in some aspects, in particular during the “distortion” of shelves on the left, one gets the feeling that the video still processed, and if not, it is only a huge plus to the collection of Microsoft). This technology is implemented with Kinect and a special projector. Continue reading Microsoft and Samsung demo Illumiroom display – the trump card next-generation xbox

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Mcor promises to show full-color 3D-printer at the show SolidWorks World 2013

Mcor promises to show full-color 3D-printer at the show SolidWorks World 2013
Dense flow of news from CES 2013 creates a false impression that other news ceased. In fact, the light has not converged wedge at the Consumer Electronics Show. This is evidenced by at least a message of Mcor Technologies, has promised to show for the first time a new product is not at CES, and the other event, which will be held January 20-23, in Orlando. It is a show SolidWorks World, and shows there is a new 3D-printer Mcor IRIS.

The main advantages Mcor IRIS manufacturer allocates impressive features color “printing.” Unlike printers typically create three-dimensional objects of the same color which specifies the consumable item Mcor IRIS printer can reproduce more than a million shades. Continue reading Mcor promises to show full-color 3D-printer at the show SolidWorks World 2013

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