Facebook iOS App Updated With Multiple Photo Sharing And More

Facebook has today rolled out a new update to its main iOS application, which brings with it a number of features which have already been seen in other Facebook standalone applications.

Facebook now seems to be integrating popular features from its standalone apps into its main iOS application, and has added the ability to swipe left anywhere in the application, to view your friends and contacts who are available to receive messages.

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Skyrim Dragonborn DLC Trailer Reveals Xbox Launch December 4th (video)

Bethesda has today announced that the new Skyrim Dragonborn DLC will be arriving on Xbox 360 console on December 4th, and will be the third downloadable content to be released for the Skyrim game. Enjoy!

The Dragonborn DLC takes place on the north-easterly independent island of Solthseim, and will include ridable dragons which might even be controllable in game, rather than just a set video clip.

Skyrim Dragonborn DLC

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Acer Veriton Z2650G-UG645X 20″ All-In-One Desktop Launches

Following on from the launch of the Acer AZ5, AZ3 all-in-one computer systems last week, Acer has this week launched its new Acer Veriton Z2650G-UG645X which is fitted with a 20 inch display.

The Acer Veriton Z2650G-UG645X comes supplied with the convenience of both the Windows 8 Pro and Windows 7 Professional operating systems for commercial customers, and sports a resolution of 1600 x 900 on its 20 inch screen.

Acer Veriton Z2650G-UG645X

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Microsoft Retiring Windows Live Messenger

Sources close to Microsoft have revealed this week to the Verge technology website that Microsoft is looking to retire its Windows Live Messenger service in favour of Skype which it acquired back in May 2011. Skype was originally developed by Estonian coders Ahti Heinla, Priit Kasesalu, and Jaan Tallinn.

Microsoft is expected to officially announce the retirement of its Windows Live Messenger service very soon say the sources, close to Microsoft, during which it will be intergrtaed in to Skype.

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LapPi Tiny Raspberry Pi Transformed Into Suitcase Sized Laptop

Instructables member SilverJimmy has taken a $35 Raspberry Pi mini Computer and transformed it into a LapPi enclosed in side an aluminium briefcase, which plenty of added extras.

The projects used a 7″ LCD panel & logic board, with HDMI, VGA, Composite & 2 AV inputs, however the LapPi only uses the HDMI connection. The logic board is also fitted with a menu board with buttons to select inputs, and enable users to configure the LCD panel, which sports a resolution of 800 x 480 and is equipped with LED backlights.


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Balder’s Gate Enhanced Edition Launching November 28th

Smartphone and tablet owners that are patiently waiting for the arrival of the new Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition to officially launch, will be pleased to know that after a slight delay the new Baldur’s Gate app will be arriving on all platforms November 28th.

The platforms supported by the new Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition include iOS, Android, PC and Mac and even thought the actual launch dates are out of the developers control they hopr the game to appear in their respective stores very near to the 28th of November.

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Sony Reader For iOS App Launches

Sony has this month launched  a new iOS compatible version of their Sony eBooks Reader, which is now available to download for free from the iTunes App Store, and is 30 MB in size.

The new iOS Sony Reader App provides users with features such as access to their Reader library to read new purchases and older issues, adjustable font size, together with other standard ebook reader features, such as bookmarks.

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VIA ARTiGo A1250 Quad Core x86 Mini PC Unveiled

VIA has this month unveiled a new addition to its range of mini PCs with the unveiling of the VIA ARTiGo A1250 Quad Core x86 Mini PC, which has been designed to support both Windows and Linux operating systems.

The new VIA ARTiGo A1250 builds on the technology included in the A1200 model launched earlier this year, but is now fitted with a more powerful quad-core processor, rather than the dual core CPU that was included in the VIA A1200.

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Android 4.2 Photo Sphere Panorama Feature Demonstrated (video)

Android owners might be interested to learn that some of the new features within Android 4.2 are already available to use on existing smartphones and tablets, including the new Android camera app, Photo Sphere panorama picture mode.

Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Android 4.2 Photo Sphere panorama feature and see it in action, running on the Samsung Galaxy S III.

Photo Sphere Panorama

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Samsung Galaxy Camera Launches November 8th In The UK

Samsung has just made a statement revealing that their new Samsung Galaxy Camera will be launching across the UK on November 8th, and a day early at its flagship store in Stratford from November 7th.

To recap the Samsung Galaxy Camera is a 16 megapixel camera which has been specifically designed to run Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.

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Apple Mini iPad And iPhone 5 Charging Dock (video)

If you are looking for a new charging dock for your Apple Mini iPad or iPhone 5 smartphone, you might be interested in a new dock which has landed on Kickstarter that has been designed for use with Apple’s new Lightning connector.

The new Apple Mini iPad and iPhone 5 charging dock has been designed  for the new range of Apple devices and has been created to provide an easy to use dock than requires no fiddly messing about even if your device is protected by a case. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the charging dock project and see it in action.

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