Mixbit Video Service Unveiled By YouTube Co-Founder

After Google released their April fools day video yesterday stating that YouTube had only been a competition and would now be closing. Previous YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley used the YouTube April fools joke to promote his own new video service called Mixbit.

Very little information has been released for the new Mixbit video service and the launch of it is still thought to be an April fools joke its self by some.


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Ouya Console To Support Classic Games Emulators For N64, NES And More

As the very first Ouya console systems start shipping this week early Kickstarter backers awaiting the arrival of a new Ouya console might be pleased to learn that they will be also be able to enjoy games via software emulators.

It has been revealed that the new open source Ouya console will indeed support emulators and allow owners to enjoy games that were originally designed to be played on Nintendo 64 consoles and Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) to name just a few.

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Amazon Cloud Drive Update Enables File Syncing

Amazon has rolled out a new update to their Amazon Cloud Drive service, which has brought with it the ability to now sync files across multiple devices, making sure you always have the latest and most unto date file available.

The latest Amazon Cloud Drive update put the cloud storage service on a more competitive footing with the likes of Dropbox and other cloud storage services that sync files.

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NEC EA294WMi 29 Inch Ultra Wide Display Launched

Anyone looking for a little more desktop space might be interested in the new NEC EA294WMi display launched this week by NEC.

The NEC EA294WMi sports a resolution of 2560 x 1080 pixels and a elongated 21:9 aspect ratio, and has been designed to enhance multi-tasking capabilities, work performance and productivity, says NEC.


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BionicOpter Robotic Dragonfly Demonstrated By Festo (video)

We have featured a number of different remote control devices here on Geeky Gadgets over the years, but this newly created BionicOpter Robotic Dragonfly offers a very unique flying system.

The creators of the BionicOpter Robotic Dragonfly, Festo, have been able to replicate the highly complex flight characteristics of the dragonfly.

BionicOpter Robotic Dragonfly

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OS X 10.8.4 First Beta Released By Apple To AppleSeed Members

Apple has this week started rolling out the latest OS X 10.8.4 first beta release to Appleseed members allowing them to check out the new release ahead of its official launch.

The release of the latest OS X 10.8.4 comes two weeks after Apple released OS X 10.8.3 which brought with it BootCamp support for Windows 8 and 3TB drives included in Apple’s new iMac desktop systems.

OS X 10.8.4

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Fast And Furious 6 Game Trailer Released (video)

If you are a fan of the Fast and Furious movies and games, you are sure to enjoy this first trailer which has been released for the new Fast and Furious 6 game which is currently under development.

The new Fast and Furious 6 game will be launching in May 2013 and will be available for both iOS and Android mobile and tablet devices. Watch the video after the jump to see the first Fast and Furious 6 trailer.

Fast And Furious 6

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Gets Rooted Before Official Release

Even before the Samsung Galaxy S4 could be officially released on to the high street and online stores, members of the XDA-Developers have already been able to root the Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphone.

A video has been created providing proof of the Samsung Galaxy S4 being rooted, but currently the rooting files are focused predominantly on the Exynos 5 Octa smartphone at the current time.

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Kindle Fire 4G LTE HD 8.9 Tablet Arriving At AT&T This Week

Amazon has this week announced that their Kindle Fire 4G LTE 8.9 tablet will be arriving on AT&T later this week and will be available to purchase from April 5th.

The Kindle Fire 4G LTE 8.9 tablet will available with 32GB of onboard storage, and AT&T customers $399 Kindle Fire 4G LTE tablet will also receive a two-year data plan agreement, and receive up to $150 off, for a limited time, lowering the overall cost of the Kindle Fire 4G to $249.

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Facebook Home App Leaked Ahead Of Facebook April 4th Event

A leaked version of the new Facebook Home App has been revealed this week, by the Android Police website, who managed to get their hands on a system dump of the Facebook phone.

The Facebook Home App pre-release software is only set-up to currently work with Facebook employee accounts but early investigation reveals that the Facebook Home App, appears to be a redesigned version of the Facebook app for Android.

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Thief 4 Out of the Shadows, First Game Trailer Released (video)

Thief fans looking forward to the launch of the new Thief 4 game, which is currently in development, and will be available for PC, PlayStation 4 and other next-generation consoles.

Will be pleased to learn that Square Enix has this week released the first trailer for the new Thief 4 game showing a first glimpse of what you can expect from the title when it launches. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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