Felix Baumgartner Space Jump Suit Tested To Its Limits

After Felix Baumgartner successfully landed his 24 mile five space jump, data is now being made available from the amazing freefall, which can be used to analyse the extreme exertion on the human body, and the suit worn during the jump. Which many thought would tear apart when it reached supersonic speeds.

The data from Felix Baumgartner’s successfully space jump will now be made available to NASA doctors and engineers, companies developing space taxis and the Federal Aviation Administration, which is overseeing the development of the new spaceflight industry headed out by the likes of Richard Branson and Virgin.

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HiLO Right Angle Lens For iPhone And iPad Hits Kickstarter (video)

Anyone who enjoys taking photographs with their iPhone or iPad device, might be interested in a new lens design which has started its journey from concept to production over on the Kickstarter website.

The new project is called the HiLO Lens and has been developed to provide users with a number of new and creative ways to take photographs using the Apple iOS devices.

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Kimdecent Droid Stick A2 Dual Core Mini PC Unveiled

Kimdecent has announced the launch of a new mini PC this week in the form of the Kimdecent Droid Stick A2, which is equipped with a dual core processor.

The small dual core mini PC as with other stick style computers has a HDMI connection at one end and a USB 2.0 port at the other. Allowing you to insert the Droid Stick A2 directly into a spare HDMI port on your HDTV, transforming it into a customisable Smart TV.

Kimdecent Droid Stick A2 Dual Core Mini PC

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Carl Zeiss Cinemizer 3D OLED Head Mounted Display Starts Shipping

After four long years of development Carl Zeiss has finally started shipping its Cinemizer 3D OLED Head Mounted Display (HMD). Carl Zeiss has released a number of different versions of their Cinemizer HMD since its introduction, and the latest version is now equipped with OLED displays.

The latest version is equipped with 850 x 600 resolution displays and is equipped with HDMI (v1.4), Apple (iPhone 3/4 and iPod touch) connectors and A/V inputs, ideal for Blu-ray players, gaming consoles such as PS3, XBox, or PCs and notebooks.

Carl Zeiss OLED Head Mounted Display

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Adobe Reader Update For Android And iOS Adds Cloud Storage Support

Adobe has today rolled out a new update to its Adobe Reader application for both Android and iOS devices, which brings with it support for storing documents within the cloud at Acrobat.com.

The new cloud feature added to the Adobe Reader application enables you to access documents from almost any device. For instance if you are reading a PDF on your desktop computer and need to leave for urgent business, you can now save the PDF document to the cloud and then access it from your mobile device.

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Windows 8 Surface Tablet Advert Unveiled By Microsoft (video)

Over the weekend Microsoft released a new video campaign for its Windows 8 operating system, which will be launching later this month on October 26th, 2012.

Now Microsoft has released the first video advert for its new Surface Tablet, which will also be running their new Windows 8 operating system once officially launched. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

 

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New Xbox 360 Dashboard Update Rolls Out

Microsoft has today started rolling out its new autumn Xbox 360 dashboard update to gaming consoles, complete with tweaks, new features and a number of enhancements.

Many of you might have already experienced the new features by participating in the public beta for the new Xbox Live update which has been available for a little time.

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Mass Effect 3 Omega DLC Arriving November 27th

Bioware has today officially confirmed that their new Mass Effect 3 Omega DLC will be arriving on November 27th for PC , PS3 and Xbox 360, and November 28th for PS3 gamers in Europe.

The new Mass Effect 3 Omega DLC will cost $15 or 1200 Microsoft points, and has now been announced by Bioware, after a leaked video interview revealed the date for the DLC before an official announcement had been made.

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RedSn0w iOS 6 Jailbreak Updated With New 0.9.15B1 Release

iOS 6 owners who are looking to jailbreak their devices, are sure to be interested in the new version of RedSn0w 0.9.15B1 which has rolled out this week specifically designed for iOS 6.

The current RedSn0w 0.9.15B1 iOS 6 jailbreak version is a tethered release, meaning that any time you update or reboot your iOS 6 device you will need to reattach your iPhone back to a computer and have the Mac application re-jailbreak your device.

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Limited Edition C3H5N3O9 “Nitro” Experiment ZR012 Timepiece Unveiled

Anyone who is looking for a more unique timepiece to wear on their wrist, might be interested in the new Limited Edition C3H5N3O9 “Nitro” Experiment ZR012 Timepiece which has just been unveiled.

The watch is powered by a Wankel-inspired movement that shows hours and minutes on a pair of eccentric rotating Reuleaux polygons, and is being launched in a limited run of just twelve timepieces.

limited edition C3H5N3O9 Nitro Experiment ZR012 timepiece

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Windows 8 Acer All-in-one Touchscreen Systems Unveiled Starting At $999

As with other computer system manufacturers that have unveiled new PC systems for the upcoming launch of Windows 8. Acer has today announced pricing and availability for its new line of touchscreen Windows 8 all-in-one systems, in the form of the new Aspire 5600U and 7600U.

Acer first unveiled its new Aspire 5600U and 7600U back in Computex 2012, and has now revealed that shipping for the new system will commence on the Windows 8 launch date of October 26th.

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