Google Gmail Meter Unveiled To Analyse Your Gmail Inbox (video)

As if you didn’t already know you were receiving way too much email, Google has this week launched a new Gmail Stats app for Gmail which allows you to view your email messages and replies in more details.

The Gmail Meter is an Apps Script which runs on the first day of every month and sends you an email containing different statistics about your Inbox, such as volume, daily traffic and traffic patterns to name a few.

Gmail Statistics

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Nikon D3200 DSLR 24MP Camera And WU-1a Wireless Adapter Announced

Nikon has today announced the arrival of their new D3200 entry-level DSLR camera, which is equipped with a 24 megapixel sensor, and builds on the features which Nikon included in their D3100 DSLR camera last year.

As well as a larger sensor the Nikon D3200 also includes a high-ISO increase to 6400, and a newer Expeed 3 image processor that adds an extra frame per second, now making it 4 fps, to the D3200′s burst mode feature.

Nikon D3200

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Environmentally Friendly Waterproof Coating Developed To Protect Electronics (video)

A new waterproof coating has been developed by Daikin Industries which is both environmentally friendly and will protect your electronics from water damage. We have featured other waterproof coatings here on Geeky Gadgets before but what makes this on a little different in that it dries within a minute at room temperature and once dried creates a layer just 0.1 micron to 1 micron thick over the electronics.

Daikin Industries

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Samsung Unveils New WiFi Equipped Mirrorless Camera Range NX20, NX210 and NX1000

Today Samsung has revealed it new line mirror less cameras which are equipped with WiFi, in the form of the new Samsung NX20, NX210 and NX1000. The new range of 2012 cameras replace the existing NX11, NX100, and NX200, and are now equipped with WiFi technology to take advantage of Samsung’s “Smart” features. Which allow you to connect to social networks such as Facebook directly from the camera via a WiFi network to publish photographs.

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Sony PlayStation Suite SDK Beta Now Available To Download

Sony has today opened the doors of its PlayStation Suite SDK beta to developers, allowing them to now use the suite of tools to create games and applications for all PlayStation-certified devices, such as Sony’s new PS Vita portable console to Sony’s PS3, Android smartphones and tablets.

PlayStation Suite SDK

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Pioneer Introduces New Foldable Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Anyone in the market for a new pair of cans to take with them on their travels, might be interested to know that Pioneer has this week take the wraps off a new line of foldable headphones that might well be worth more investigation. There are two sets in the range the SE-NC21M priced at £90 and the flagship Pioneer SE-MJ591 headphones, which are priced at around £200.


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Fantastic DIY Flight Simulator Made From Old Boeing 737 Cockpit (video)

We have featured a number of flight simulator devices and software over the years here on Geeky Gadgets, but this homemade one by Oakland Air Traffic Control Center in Fremont and a private pilot, is definitely the best DIY version we have seen.

Using the cockpit and nose section of a 1969 Boeing 737 aircraft, James Price of Pleasanton U.S. has constructed his very own fully functional flight simulator in his garage. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

Boeing 737 Flight Simulator DIY

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Barclaycard PayTag NFC Sticker Announced (video)

Today Barclaycard has unveiled their new NFC payment service called PayTag, which uses a sticky backed plastic square to provide you with the ability to pay for goods via Near Field Communication (NFC).

The new PayTag service has been created by barclaycard to bring the NFC technology and payments to the masses, by allowing them to transform any handset into a NFC device by simply applying the NFC sticker to the back of their smartphone. Watch the video after the jump to see PayTag in action.

Barclaycard PayTag

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Awesome Slo-Mo Footage Captured With $100K Phantom Flex Camera

Some of you might remember when we first featured the super slo-mo Phantom Flex $100,000 camera back in April last year. The Phantom Flex camera has been designed to capture and record video at an amazingly high frames per second slowing the world to a crawl.

This slo-mo features has been put to great use before but the footage captured for the Danish TV show “Dumt & Farligt”, is awesome and definitely worth a viewing if you have the time. Check them out after the jump.

Phantom Flex

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