New Sega Zaxxon Escape Space Shooter Unveiled For iOS and Android (video)

Sega has today announced a new Zaxxon Escape space shooter it has created for both Android an iOS devices, some thirty years after the original Zaxxon space shooter was released.

The new Zaxxon Escape gaming app follows on from the original game by letting players fly out of the fortress that had to fly into in the original. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

New Sega Zaxxon Space Shooter

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iPhone 5 Keyboard Buddy Adds A Physical Backlit Keyboard

iPhone 5 users that still prefer a phisical keyboard to type longer messages and documents with, might be interested in the Keyboard Buddy which has now been re-designed to fit the new Apple iPhone 5.

Some of our readers might remember the iPhone 4 Keyboard Buddy version which launched back at the end of November 2010. However the new iPhone 5 version now includes a handy backlit keyboard for us in those low light conditions.

iPhone 5 Keyboard Buddy

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Intel Power Management Software Delays Windows 8 Clover Trail Tablets

Even before Microsoft and manufacturers launch the new Clover Trail based Windows 8 tablets, unnamed sources close to the action have revealed to the Bloomberg website, that the tablets might already be delayed.

The source reveals that the delays are due to Intel not providing the manufacturers of the Windows 8 tablets with the proper power management firmware for the Clover Trail based tablets.

Clover Trail based Windows 8 Tablets

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NEC PaPeRo Telecommunications Robot At CeaTec 2012 (video)

This week at CeaTec 2012 NEC has been showcasing their PaPeRo telecommunications robot, allowing remote users to control PaPeRo via an Internet connection and companion application.

The remote control application allows users to see what PaPeRo and interact by controlling the robot’s head movements. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the PaPeRo robot and see it in action.


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Toyota Install Kinect Motion Controller In Its Smart Insect Concept EV (video)

Toyota has this week unveiled a new  Smart Insect prototype vehicle at CEATEC, which has been installed with a Microsoft Kinect motion controller and voice recognition technology.

Inside the Smart Insect Concept EV, Toyota has equipped it with everything a gadget geek could want, including a wireless charging pad to keep your devices juice topped up. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Smart Insect Concept EV project and see it in action.

Smart Insect concept EV

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Natwest, RBS And Visa Partner to Create iPhone 4 TouchPay NFC Payment Device

In the UK today Natwest, RBS and Visa have taken the wraps off a new payment product called TouchPay. Which has been designed to provide iPhone 4 and 4S users with a contactless payments service using, near field communications (NFC).

The TouchPay service requires iPhone users to use a new NFC cover, which has been specifically designed for use with the new TouchPay service unveiled today.


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Forza Horizon Launch Trailer And Demo Released (video)

A new launch trailer has been released today for the upcoming Forza Horizon an open world racing game, which will be launching later this month, as an exclusive on the Xbox 360.

A new demo for Forza Horizon will also be launching on Xbox Live this month allowing you to put the game through its paces from October 9th. The game is currently being developed by British games developer Playground Games in association with Turn 10 Studios.

Forza Horizon

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Duo Gamer iOS Game Controller Unveiled (video)

Apple iOS device owners that enjoy playing games, might be interested in a new controller which has been launched and has been specifically designed to be used with Apple iOS devices and gaming apps.

The Duo Gamer controller connects to any iOS device via Bluetooth and comes with and extra stand that allows you to position your iPad for gaming sessions. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Duo Gamer and see it in action.

Duo Gamer

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Android 4.0 ICS And 4.1 Jelly Bean Now On 25 Percent Of Android Devices

Every month Google publishes statistics on the coverage of their Android operating system, and this month the statistics released by Google show that a quarter of all Android devices are now running either Google’s Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system or Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.

Last month around 20 percent of Android devices were running Android 4.0 but this month that has risen to 23.7 percent, with 1.8 percent of Android users running the latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean software.


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Gmail Update Enables Attachment Searching

Today Google has announced a new update for their Gmail service that will make a majority of Gmail users smile with joy, and has been a top request by uses for some time.

The new update being released by Google for their Gmail, brings with it a new features that expands the search facility with Gmail to now allow users to search through mail attachments as well as regular mail.


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Roccat Kone XTD And Kone Pure Gaming Mice Unveiled

Roccat has this week unveiled three new additions to its gaming mouse line-up with the unveiling of the new Kone XTD Max Customisation Gaming Mouse, the Kone Pure Core Performance Gaming Mouse, and the previously announced Lua Tri-Button mouse.

All three Roccat gaming mice will be arriving in US stores during this and next month and are priced at $89.99 for the Kone XTD, $69.99 for the Kone Pure, and $29.99 for the Lua.

Roccat Kone Gaming Mouse

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