Archos Arnova FamilyPad 13.3 Inch Android 4.0 Tablet (video)

Archos has announced this week that their slightly larger than average Arnova FamilyPad Android 4.0 tablet which has been designed to be used as a family device, will be arriving in stores next month throughout Europe.

The new Arnova FamilyPad Android tablet will be available in the UK for around £275 and throughout Europe for €300 including France, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy.

Archos Arnova

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Solidoodle 3 3D Printer Available To Pre-Order

Solidoodle has this week announced that their new Solidoodle 3 3D printer is now available to pre-order, and offers one of the largest build areas in the consumer 3D printer market.

Being 2 inches bigger in all directions than the previous the Solidoodle 2 the new Solidoodle 3 printer now offers a printable dimension of 8″ x 8″ x 8″ or 512 cubic inches to users. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

Solidoodle 3 3D-printer

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Razer Ouroboros Ambidextrous Mouse Starts Shipping

Gamers patiently awaiting the arrival of the new Razer Ouroboros ambidextrous gaming mouse, will be pleased to learn that today Razer has started shipping the new gaming peripheral.

Razer Ouroboros the latest mouse to be added to the Razer peripheral range of products offer users with a fully customisable ambidextrous ergonomically designed gaming mouse, complete with 11 programmable Hyperesponse buttons.

Razer Ouroboros

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Nokia Here iOS Maps App Arrives In The iTunes App Store

Following up from last weeks announcement by Nokia that they would soon be launching a mapping application for iOS devices. Nokia have today announced that their new Here iOS maps app is now available to download from the iTunes App Store for free.

So if you are not overly impressed by the removal of Google Maps and having to use the Apple maps applications, the Nokia maps app might offer you an alternative solution.

Nokia Maps

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System76 17.3 inch Bonobo Extreme Linux Gaming Laptop Launches

System76 has this week taken the wraps off a new Bonobo Extreme Linux gaming laptop which follows on from the launch of the first Linux Ubuntu all-in-one PC the Sable Complete back in October.

The Bonobo Extreme Linux gaming laptop is equipped with a full-HD 17.3″ backlit display, powered by a i7-3940XM Extreme Processor @ 3.00GHz if your budget will stretch.

Bonobo Extreme Linux

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Firefox 17 Now Available to Download On Mac, Windows And Linux

Even though the official launch of Firefox 17 isn’t until tomorrow, the latest version of the new Mozilla browser is now available to download for Windows, Mac and Linux systems, via FTP.

No change log for the new browser has been released as yet by Mozilla but the beta change log provide you with a good idea of what you can expect to receive in the new version of Firefox 17 which is based on Gecko 17.

Firefox 17

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PS Vita 2.0 Firmware Adds New Email Client And Browser Performance

Sony has today released a new firmware update for their new PS Vita handheld gaming console, with the rollout of firmware version 2.0 which has been designed to correct a number of issues experienced by users.

The new PS Vita 2.0 firmware brings with it a number of new tweaks and enhancements, including a new email client together with improvements to the devices Internet browser.

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“The Witch” The World’s Oldest Original Working Digital Computer Rebooted

An historic computer weighing 2 tonnes and  built in the 1950’s called “The Witch”, has this month been rebooted after a three year restoration program to bring it back to life.

The Witch computer is now on display at The National Museum of Computing in Buckinghamshire, UK, but was originally designed an used  at the UK’s Atomic Energy Research Establishment at Harwell in Oxfordshire.

The Witch

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iBattz BattStation Tough Pro 8400mAh Juice Pack

iBattz has added a new portable battery pack to the range this week, which has been designed to help keep your gadgets and mobile devices juiced up while away from the grid.

The new iBattz BattStation Tough Pro provides 2x USB ports and enables you to charge two devices simultaneously, and is available in two battery sizes either a 7200 mAh or 8400 mAh.

iBattz BattStation Tough Pro

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Sony Slashes Music Unlimited 12-month Subscriptions

Sony has announced a new offers this week for its both PlayStation Plus Members and non-members, which has slashed the prices of it’s streaming music service, Music Unlimited, to just $12 or £11.99 within the UK for PlayStation Plus Members.

A subscription to Sony’s Music Unlimited would have normally cost users $9.99 a month, so the new one-off payment of $12 and provides users of the music streaming service a healthy saving.

Sony Music Unlimited

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Google Working On Open Alternative To Apple’s AirPlay

This week it has been reported by the GigaOm technology website that Google is currently developing an open alternative to Apple’s Airplay feature, which allows Apple device owners to stream content from their mobile devices to HDTV’s and sound systems.

Recently YouTube launched a new feature for Google TV for Android that allows owners to beam YouTube video from your Android devices directly to your Google TV.

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