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We have featured quite a few different accessories for the iPhone, iPad and iPod here at Geeky Gadgets,
the latest one is one of the more useful ones we have seen and
definitely a great idea, it is called MySaver and is currently a
One of the major problems with the standard Apple cables that come
with the iPhone, iPad and iPod is that they tend to break after a
certain amount of time, this is where MySaver comes in as it is designed
to stop the cables from breaking.
MySaver will be available in teow different versions, MySaver DIY,
which will let you add the MySaver on to your existing Apple cable, and
MySaver Pro, which is the device and the cable, have a look at the video
You can find out more information about MySaver over at
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The guys over at Engadget have obtained some information on a number
of new smartphones which are headed to US mobile carrier Sprint, and the
devices include the Samsung Epic 4G Touch, which is a Samsung Galaxy S II.
Next up is the HTC EVO Design 4G, which is Sprint’s version of the HTC Kingdom, and finally there is the new Motorola Admiral, although there are no details as yet on exactly which device the Motorola Admiral is.
As soon as we get some more information on each of these new smartphones
headed to Sprint, as well as some pricing and launch dates we will let
you guys know.
Bluelounge an International award winning design
studio has launched a new iOS charger called the MiniDock which
transforms any plug socket into a charging station for either your
iPhone or iPod.
The Bluelounge MiniDock has been designed to remove the unsightly
cables needs to charge iOS devices and simply plugs directly into a
spare plug socket. Enabling you to also free up desk space from charging
cables and devices. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.
Depending where you live the Bluelounge
Minidock is available in 3 different versions equipped with
the necessary power connections, US, UK or EU. Its also carries the
"Made for iPod/iPhone” seal of approval from Apple.
The Bluelounge MiniDock is now ava
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It looks like Acer is getting ready to launch a new Ultrabook notebook in an attempt to take on Apple’s MacBook Air, the Acer Aspire 3951, which shares a similar size and dimensions to Apple’s MacBook Air.
The Acer Aspire 3951 Ultrabook is expected to launch in October, and
it will measure 13mm thick and weigh in at just 1.4 KG, as you can see
from the photos is features an aluminum casing and an ultra thin design.
Other specifications include a second generation Intel
Core processor, an optional 160GB SSD, up to six hours of battery
life,it is expected to go on sale in October and will cost somewhere
between $770 and $960.
Vision Research have created a new high speed video camera called
the Phantom v1610 which they have just added to their range, that is
capable of recording up to 1 million frames a second.
You will need to tweak a few settings on the camera and also drop the cameras
resolution right down to 128 x 16. But even at a respectable HD
resolution of 1280 x 800 the Phantom v1610 can still capture 16,000
frame per second.
The Phantom v1610 high speed camera is fitted with Vision Research’s proprietary widescreen CMOS sensor which has been custom designed and includes 28 micron pixels, ensuring its light-sensitivity is superb.
Connections on the back of the camera include 2 x HD-SDI ports which
can be configured in a number of different ways, timecode, dual power
inputs, a GPS input, frame synchronisation and trigger.
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If you are a fan of everything AMD you will be pleased to know that
AMD have this week unveiled their new Radeon branded RAM. With the
launch of their new AMD Radeon DDR3 System Modules designed to be combined with AMD CPU and APU products.
To start AMD will launch three module sets Entertainment, ULTRA PRO
Gaming and Enterprise all based on the DDR3 standard and and with the
same density of 2GB but with varying speeds.
The Entertainment series will sport 1333MHz, with the ULTRA PRO Gaming series sporting 1600MHz with timings 9-9-9 and 11-11-11 respectively and all three modules will be 1.5V
For more information on the new Radeon branded AMD RAM modules jump over to the AMD website.
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Google has update their YouTube App for Android, the latest version
comes with a range of bug fixes, performance improvements and also some
new features which now give you the ability to edit titles on previously
uploaded videos, plus descriptions and also edit the privacy setting.
You can now also post comments direct to YouTube from within the app,
and also see new videos from your subscriptions on the main screen.
The YouTube Android app is available as a free download from the Android Market.
HTC and AT&T have released an OTA update for the HTC Inspire 4G, and the update brings a range of new features to the Inspire 4G, which included an updated application tray, updated FriendStream features, improved power management and much more.
The update is being released as an over the air (OTA) update, if you
haven’t received it yet you can get it by going to
"Home>Menu>Settings>AT&T Software Update>HTC Wi-Fi
software update>Check now” from your handset.
This update will only be available for AT&T HTC Inspire 4G
Customers and will be sent to the device over the air. Once the release
is ready, HTC Inspire 4G users will receive a notification on their
device advising them of this update and
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