Google Chromebook Sells Out In Less Than 24 hrs

After only going on sale earlier this week via the Google Play store, Samsung’s new Chromebook has already sold out, less than 24 hours after initially going on sale in the Google Play Store.

At the current time no numbers have been released by Goggle regards the amount of units available to purchase at launch, but the extremely reasonable price for the new notebook, is sure to attract plenty of interest.

Google Chromebook

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Iron Man 3 Official Trailer Released (video)

Yesterday a very quick 22 second snippet of a trailer for the new Iron Man 3 film was published to YouTube, providing a very first glimpse of what we can expect from the new movie once it premiers in April 2013.

Following on from that leaked clip, Marvel has today released a longer 2 minute official trailer for the new Iron Man 3 movie providing a more comprehensive look at the storyline and the new Iron Man suit. Enjoy it the Iron Man 3 trailer after the jump.

Iron Man 3

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Xbox SmartGlass Second Screen App Launching October 26th (video)

Microsoft has today confirmed that their new Xbox SmartGlass companion application will officially launch as an integrated part of their new Windows 8 operating system later this week.

The new Xbox Smart Glass companion application will be a new addition to the Games section of Windows 8 as well as devices running Windows RT. Watch the video after the jump to see how SmartGlass has been designed to function.

Xbox SmartGlass

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Samsung Chromebook Now Available From The Google Play Store For $249

Anyone looking to purchase one of the new Samsung Chromebooks priced at $249, will be pleased to learn that the new notebooks are now available to purchase directly from the Google Play online store.

Google and Samsung announced their new Chromebook earlier this month, and have equipped with new notebook with a 11.6″ 1366 x 768 resolution HD display, complete with integrated web camera.

Samsung Chromebook

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Fujitsu Stylistic Q572 Windows 8 Tablet Announced

In the run up to the upcoming launch of Windows 8 later this week, Fujitsu has today announced the launch of a new Windows 8 tablet in the form of the Fujitsu Stylistic Q572.

The new Fujitsu Stylistic Q572 Windows 8 tablet, is equipped with a 10.1-inch IPS touchscreen display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, that also supports active pen inputs.

Fujitsu Stylistic Q572

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Ceramic Subwooofer By Joey Roth Now Available To Pre-Order

We have featured a number of different ceramic speaker designs here on Geeky Gadgets, but one of the first pairs of speakers we featured were designed by Joey Roth, back in 2009.

Now product designer Joey Roth has created a ceramic subwoofer to complement his ceramic speakers, which are very unique in their minimalist design, and have been constructed using porcelain, stainless steel and Baltic birch.

Ceramic Subwoofer

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Amazon Kindle FreeTime, Parental Control Mode, Rolls Out To Kindle Fire HD

Following on from their announcement made earlier in the year, Amazon has today rolled out a new update for their Kindle Five HD tablet, which has brought with it the promised a Kindle FeeTime Mode.

The Kindle FeeTime Mode has been designed by Amazon to provide parents with a set of filters, that allows them to set up safe and secure restricted areas on the Kindle Fire in which their children can play.

 Kindle FeeTime Mode

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CEA Officially Brands 4K As Ultra High-Definition

As from this week the new next generation of so-called 4K high-definition display technology, will now be officially known as “Ultra High-Definition” or “Ultra HD,” the Consumer Electronics Industry (CEA) has announced.

The CEA’s Board of Industry Leaders unanimously voted earlier this week to officially brand “4K”  devices with the term “Ultra High-Definition” and related performance attributes, to help consumers and retailers easily understand the new resolution.

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Arduino Due 32-bit Cortex M3 ARM Development Board Launches

Electronic developers and hobbyists who are fond of using the Arduino Uno development board for projects, might be pleased to learn that a new more powerful 32-bit development board has been created in the form of the Arduino Due.

The new Arduino Due is based on a Cortex M3 ARM processor, and has been designed to provide increased performance and faster connectivity at an affordable $49 price, and is available from today.

Arduino Due

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Motorola Solutions HC1 Wearable Computer Launches (video)

Motorola Solutions has this week launched a new wearable computer in the form of the new Motorola Solutions HC1. Whilst the wearable computer might not be as slick as lightweight as Google’s Glass project, the Motorola Solutions HC1 has been designed for use by engineers rather than consumers.

The HC1 wearable computer consists of an eye display that is capable of showing an 800 x 600 resolution, and create a display similar to viewing a 15 inch screen.

Motorola Solutions HC1

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