Groupon Payments Arrive on Android With Groupon Merchants App 2.2 Update

Groupon has this week announced the launch of their updated Groupon Merchants App for Android, v2.2 with Groupon Payments included. The addition of Groupon Payments on the Android platform brings Groupon’s product closer to their competition, Square.

The newly updated Groupon Merchants App for Android application includes the ability to enter bill totals, add tips, apply taxes, process refunds and email customer receipts, whist using Encrypted credit card information.

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Tiny 3D Camera Developed By Doctors To Help Diagnose Esophageal Cancer (video)

Doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital have developed a tiny 3D camera, which has been specifically designed to make searching for esophageal cancer easier on the patient and requires no sedation to be used.

The 3D camera is small enough to be swallowed by the patient, and provides Doctors with a quicker way to check for signs of Barrett’s esophagus, where the esophagus accumulates abnormal changes thanks to acid reflux, putting patients at risk of esophageal cancer.  Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the esophageal cancer 3D camera project and see it in action.

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Tomb Raider Limited Edition Xbox 360 Controller Reveals Its Battle Scars (video)

If you are looking forward to the launch of the new Tomb Raider rebooted game launching on 5th March 2013, you might be interested in this limited edition controller which has been created specifically for the games launch.

The Tomb Raider Limited Edition Xbox 360 Controller brandishes all the battle scars you can expect to encounter whilst playing the game and has been inspired by Lara’s iconic climbing axe and tourniquets. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.


Tomb Raider Limited Edition Xbox 360 Controller

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RK3066 Android Mini PC Unveiled For $55

At CES last week a new RK3066 Android Mini PC was unveiled from the creator of the  MK802. Providing Android enthusiasts with a newly updated  dual-core 1.6GHz Cortex A9, 1GB of RAM, 4GB of built-in flash mini PC.

The RK3066 Android Mini PC is also equipped with a SD card slot for storage expansion and WiFi in b/g/n, DLNA support and Bluetooth connectivity.

RK3066 Android Mini PC

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Awesome R’ha Sci-fi Short Movie Created By Kaleb Lechowski (video)

22 year old Kaleb Lechowski has created an awesome short movie called R’ha which he created over 7 month s of hard work, and features an intense interrogation of an alien prisoner of war.

The short movie trailer has caught the attention of  a few movie company execs, and Kaleb will shortly making his way to Hollywood later this month. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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Dust 514 Moves To Open Beta On Jan 22nd 2013 For PS3 (video)

Following on from the CCP announcement last week, which started to merge the closed beta Dust 514 test servers with Eve Online game servers. CCP has this week announced the Dust 514 open beta release date of January 22nd 2013.

Dust 514 a PS3 exclusive game when launched will be a free-to-play first-person shooter and is connected directly to CCP awesome space game, Eve Online. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Dust 514 game and see it in action.

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Firefox 19 Beta Includes Integrated PDF Reader, Extended ARMv6 Support And More

Firefox 19 has this week rolled out into its beta development stage, bringing with it a number of new features a new native PDF viewer which has been developed using HTML5 to eliminate the need for third-party plugins.

Together with support for ARMv6 processors allowing Firefox to now be used on 15 million more phones, (minimum requirements of 600MHz, 512MB, and HVGA). Enabling users of smartphone such as the LG Optimus One, T-Mobile myTouch 3G slide, HTC Wildfire S, and ZTE R750, to enjoy the latest Firefox 19 beta release.

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Archos GamePad Launching In The US Next Month For $169

US gamers patiently waiting for the arrival of the new Archos GamePad, will be please to learn that the new portable handheld games console will be launching in the US next month for $169.

The new Archos GamePad is already available throughout Europe and is powered by a  1.6 GHz Rockchip RK3066 dual core processor, supoorted by Mali 400 graphics, running Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.

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Spnkix Motorised Skates Hand On At CES

If you remember the Spnkix Motorised Skates we featured back over a year ago here on Geeky Gadgets, and that sucessfully raised $120,000 from a successful Kickstarter campaign. You might be interested in a quick hands on video that was created by the team at Engadget.

If you don’t remember the Spnkix Motorised Skates I have also added the company initial Kickstarter video which provides more details about the Spnkix Motorised Skates, with the hands on below that.

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Evernote For Windows Phone App Update Adds PIN Lock And More

Evernote has this week rolled out a new update to its Windows Phone Evernote Application, which brings with it a number of new features and  tweaks including, Evernote Business Support, PIN Lock, Styled Text Support, and more.

The newly added Evernote Business Support for Windows Phone enables business users to now benefit from the knowledge of their colleagues, with the ability to create Business Notebooks, which are also fully searchable and sharable.

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