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PlayStation 3 games with a little extra cash in their pockets, might be interested in a new gaming system that has been designed specifically for use with Sony’s PlayStation 3 games console.

Only 15 of the special PlayStation 3 arcade gaming systems are going to be created and each one will include an 1800 watt sound system and a price tag of just $90,000.


The PlayStation 3 games system can be finished in the choice of 51 different coloured calfskins and includes nickel and palladium hardware, and includes:

4 PlayStation Move motion controllers
4 PlayStation Move navigation controllers

4 DUALSHOCK® 3 wirele ... Read more »

Category: Gaming News | Views: 208 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

Raspberry Pi fans who have been patiently waiting for their new Raspberry Pi Gertboard Extender to arrive will be pleased to learn that the boards have now started shipping.

The Raspberry Pi Gertboard Extender has been designed to transform your Raspberry Pi into an Arduino style hardware controller, allowing you to drive motors or power robotics.

The Raspberry Pi website explained today: "Twitter has been going mad this morning with people announcing the arrival of the Gertboard on their doormats. Gertboard, for those who are new here, is an expansion board for your Raspberry Pi, designed by one of ... Read more »

Category: Future Mobile | Views: 207 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

Engineers at Autodesk have this month unveiled a new device they have created that allows any surface to become a touchpad. The new Autodesk technology called Magic Finger is a small device that attaches to the end of your finger.

The Autodesk Magic Finger is equipped with a micro camera and optical flow sensor to identify services and detect any motion from the user. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Autodesk Magic Finger device can see it in action.

The Magic Finger attaches to the user with a simple Velcro binding allows you to use gestures such as slight pinch on tap to navigate computer applications.

"The Autodesk team hopes one day to make the Magic Finger into a self-contained ... Read more »

Category: Techno News | Views: 234 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

It has been rumoured for some time that Nokia is currently developing new Windows 8 powered tabletsto add to its range of hardware. Now a couple of patents have revealed more details about how the new Nokia Windows 8 tablets might be constructed.

The Nokia patents reveal two designs and suggest that the new Nokia Windows 8 tablets may incorporate an extended N9 unibody design, if details within the patents granted to Nokia on March 15, 2011, are to be considered.

The two Windows 8 Nokia tablet designs haven’t been officially confirmed or denied by Nokia at the present time, but the patent covering the two designs definitely provides evidence that Nokia is considering manufacturing a tablet, with possible construction details for No ... Read more »

Category: Future Mobile | Views: 229 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

A new video has been created with footage taken from the International Space Station (ISS) which shows the world from a different perspective with stunning effect.

The video effects were created by stacking image sequences provided by NASA, which then created the star trails and unique patterns, formed by lightning storms, satellites and even meteors.

The video was created by Christoph Malin who explains: "This video was achieved by "stacking” image sequences provided by NASA from the Crew at International Space Station. These Stacks create the Star Trails, but furthermore make interesting patterns visible. For example lightning corridors within clouds, but they also show occasional satellite tracks (or Iridium Flashes) as well as meteors – patterns that interrupt ... Read more »

Category: Techno News | Views: 229 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

iTwin has today announced the launch of a new product to its range in the form of the new iTwin SecureBox, which has been specifically designed to bring hardware key-based security to your Dropbox account.

The new iTwin SecureBox device has been created to provide extra security to those who are concerned about the security of their data and files whilst stored within the cloud. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

Once the iTwin is plugged into the USB port on your computer the iTwin SecureBox automatically encrypts files dragged into the SecureBox folder, and then seamlessly integrates them with your Dropbox account.

The iTwin SecureBox is equipped with two factor authentication which includes ... Read more »

Category: Techno News | Views: 239 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

Microsoft has announced their holiday bundles for their Xbox 360 console, and these new bundles are now available from a number of retailers in the US, which include Best Buy, Amazon, Target and more.

They are also offering a limited $50 off on certain Xbox consoles and bundles and these include the 250GB Xbox 360, the 4GB Xbox 360 with Kinect and the 250GB Xbox 360 with Kinect, you can see details of the bundles below.

250GB Xbox 360 with Kinect  and "Dance Central 2,” "Kinect Sports,” and "Kinect Adventures” and one month of Xbox LIVE Gold for $399.99 USD (ERP)

4GB Xbox 360 with Kinect and "Kinect Disneyland Adventures” and "Kinect Adventures” and one month of Xbox LIVE Gold for $299.99 USD (ERP)

250GB Xbox 360 with tw ... Read more »

Category: Gaming News | Views: 210 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

If you have ever wondered what it’s like inside of one of Google’s data centers, you might be interested to learn that Google has now created a website revealing what is behind those closed data center doors.

As you might expect Google is not that keen on letting people roam around inside its data centers, even though it does allow guided tours of its Californian Googleplex headquarters at certain times.

To help us understand a little more that goes into providing its services, Google has created the site called "Where the Internet Lives” featuring photos by Connie Zhou and a video tour of Google’s data center, revealing the technology behind the Internet. Google explains:

"When you’re on a Google website, you’re accessing one of the ... Read more »

Category: Google techno | Views: 333 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

If you are looking for something a little more unique to type out your emails and documents on, you might be interested in this beer can keyboard which has been created for Staropramen, and was on show at Webstock a large blogging and social media event in Romania

The unique beer can keyboard has been created to act just the same as a standard keyboard, but instead of keys 44 beer cans have been used, that when touched create the input required. Check out the keyboard in action in the video after the jump.

"We did this at Webstock, event which took place in Bucharest in September. Staropramen, one of the ... Read more »

Category: Techno News | Views: 216 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

It has been quite a while since we have featured one of the will it blend videos on Geeky Gadgets, and now the guys from Blendtec decided to put a new iPhone 5 and a Samsung Galaxy S III in their blender to see which one would blend quicker.

Have a look at the video below to see which one of these two smartphones blends faster, which one do you guys think will last longer, the iPhone 5 or the Samsung Galaxy S III.

From the video it looks like the Galaxy S III lasted a little longer, so if you intend to put your smartphone in a blender you may be better off with the new Galaxy S III over the iPhone 5.

Source Gizmodo

Category: Future Mobile | Views: 236 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

Archos first unveiled their new GamePad 7 Android gaming tablet back in August of this year, but this week an new video has been published to YouTube which sheds a little more light on the devices features.

The new Archos GamePad 7 has been designed to run Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, and is equipped with a 7 inch capacitive touchscreen display.

However it is also equipped with controllers on either side of the screen which can be mapped to a games touchscreen controls, enabling you to choose between either using physical buttons or touchscreen gestures, to control your character.

The Archos GamePad 7 ... Read more »

Category: Gaming News | Views: 335 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

Earlier this month Best Buy announced that they would be releasing their own Android tablet, the Insignia Flex, and now it would appear that we may have some pricing details about their new tablet.

According to a recent report by Reuters, who have received some information from one of their sources, the Insignia Flex tablet will retail for between $239 and $259.

The Best Buy Insignia Flex will come with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 9.7 inch multi-touch display, the device is powered by a dual core 1GHz processor and will feature a battery which will give up to 10 hours of usage.

These pricing details are yet to be confirmed by Best Buy, th ... Read more »

Category: Future Mobile | Views: 227 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

We have been hearing rumors over the last few weeks that Apple will be holding a special event this month to unveil their new iPad Mini, the last date we heard was the 23rd of October and Apple has now sent out invites for an Apple event on Tuesday the 23rd of October.

The Apple iPad Mini event will take place at 10.00 AM Pacific Time in San Jose on the 23rd of October, you can see the invite Apple sent out below with the tag line ‘We’ve got a little more to show you.’.

Apple’s iPad Mini is rumored to come with a 7.85 inch multi-touch display with a 16:9 aspect ratio, the device is rumored to start at around $249 and there are apperntly going to be a number of different models both WiFi only and WiFi and 4G LTE with varying storage options.

As well as the iPad Mini, A ... Read more »

Category: Techno News | Views: 219 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)

Anyone who enjoys time-lapse video footage is sure to be delighted by this five-minute video which has been captured using a Nikon D300, GoPro Hero 2 and Canon 5DMII. Sit back for 5 minutes and check it out after the jump. Enjoy!

The video has be created by time-lapse capturing master Reid Gower, who explains on the Vimeo site:

"Humans are part of the natural order. We’re risen apes that acquired language and learned to use tools. Skyscrapers and spacecraft may seem unnatural, but they’re just as much a part of the natural order as beaver dams and bird nests. Boring electrical lines hint at the energy solution of a mammalian species. Open your eyes to the world you’ve grown accustomed to, and rejoice in the fact that you can participa ... Read more »

Category: Techno News | Views: 258 | Added by: amitguruji | Date: 2012-10-17 | Comments (0)