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Print your very own Nokia Lumia 820 custom case!

3D Printers Heard the craze about 3D printers? These are devices that allow you to essentially print objects via plastic material that can be used in real life! Anything from toy planes to clothes pegs. But wait! Nokia has very recently released a kit - this kit contains all the necessary information required to print your very own custom case for the Nokia Lumia 820. The Nokia Lumia 820 The Nokia Lumia 820 one of Nokia's mainstream mobile phones features a removable shell case which... Read more »

Has the PS3 console degraded with each iteration?

PS3 Background I am a proud owner of three Playstation 3 consoles. Now before you ask why would anyone need so many of the same consoles in their household, it is simply because they can do so much and are the most used console in my home. So as you may have guessed from the article's heading I own all 3 iterations of the Playstation 3 console: 1) PS3 Phat 160GB - In my bedroom 2) PS3 Slim 120GB - In the living room 3) PS3 Super Slim 12GB - In my brother's bedroom PS3 consoles... Read more »

Why I think 4K TVs will fail miserably

CES - the show which unleashes the latest technology and gadgets in an all you can eat buffet consumer show is still running wild as I write this blog post. This year we have seen a lot of cool new gadgets which make you 'wow' and then on the other hand we have the latest craze known as the 4K TV. Now lets explain what 4K TV is all about for all you 'n00bs' out there! Lets start with the existing tech: FULL 1080P High Definition Consists of 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution 1080P refers... Read more »

Chevrolet cars will include Apple’s voice assistant – Siri

American car makers Chevrolet have announced that they will be integrating Apple's Siri voice assistant in their Chevrolet Sonic and Spark models. These will be introduced in the 2013 models of the vehicles which are pretty much just down the line! This will work via Bluetooth connection (yes you need to have an iPhone with Siri capability for this to work). Once you have the phone paired up to your car, simply holding down a button on your steering wheel would activate Siri. Just a word of... Read more »

Kingston is making 1TB USB Memory sticks – USB 3.0

Kingston an American company known for their memory related products are set to make 1TB (Terabyte) USB memory sticks! Not only will these memory sticks be the biggest but also the fastest (no point having a big memory stick if you can't fill it quick enough). The USB stick has already been named HyperX Predator - I say it does sound very fitting for a little beastly USB stick such as this. As Kingston are preparing to make this the fastest USB memory stick they are boasting speeds of... Read more »

New Nvidia portable console – Project Shield announced!

Just a few hours before CES 2013 finally gets on the way Nvidia has gone and announced a brand new portable console - 'Project Shield'. This handheld console is Android based running on stock Jelly Bean and is powered by the Tegra 4 processor. Now if your expecting this little beast to just play Android games from the Android Play Store - behold it can also play PC games - well technically anyway! It has the ability to stream PC games via WIFI from a computer which has a GeForce GTX 650 (or... Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S4 Rumor Update!

Here is an apparent leak of the new Samsung Galaxy S4! You may check my previous post showing the phone's specification As you can see from the image it seems like a mixture of a Samsung Galaxy S3 and a Samsung Galaxy Grand. It does also seem to look like it could fit a S-Pen in there too; the one shocker is that it has no physical button. My honest opinion though is that it looks to be a Photoshopped image. As it seems somewhat pixelated to me. Anyway Never mind the photo I just don't... Read more »

iPhone 6 – To be released in different colors and sizes?

The iPhone 6 may be released in different colors and a larger screen (colors like the iPod touch 5th generation perhaps?) this is according to a research paper by Brian White (an analyst) from Topeka Capital. The analyst believes Apple will be competing with Android smartphones in terms of screen size by offering iPhone 6 in a variety of screen sizes. These screen sizes include a 3.5inch (like the iPhone 4), 4 inch (like the iPhone 5) and finally a new larger screen for the iPhone 6... Read more »

Ubuntu OS for phones announced! Launch expectation – 2014

Canonical - the people behind Ubuntu have announced that they will be launching a new Ubuntu operating system for phones in 2014. This OS as you may guess is Linux based and uses the same kernel as the Android OS. This means with a bit of tweaking your Android phone will also be able to run Ubuntu OS. The OS has been shown working on a Samsung Galaxy Nexus (further proof that the OS is compatible for current phones). It seems as if the OS is aimed at developers, might also be very handy to... Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S4 Rumor Alert!

If you have been keeping up with phone tech, you may have heard that Samsung will soon be announcing and releasing their new flagship phone - Galaxy S4. S-Pen The new rumor floating around the 'inter-web' is that the new Galaxy S4 will come equipped with a S-Pen (a smart pen that is usually included with the Galaxy Note series). 5 Inch screen This will be a Full HD Screen with a resolution of 1080×1920! It will of course be using the AMOLED technology with 441ppi (pixel per... Read more »