Asus Windows 8 ET2701 All-in-one PC Announced

This week Asus has taken the wraps off its new Windows 8 ready all-in-one desktop PC in the form of the Asus ET2701, which is equipped with a 27 inch frameless, 10-point capacitive touchscreen LED backlit display.

The display of the Asus ET2701 provides users with a high definition resolution of 1920 x 1080, together with a high contrast ratio, and a wide viewing angle of 178 degrees in both horizontal and vertical directions.

Asus Windows 8 ET2701

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MK802 III Mini PC Launches Running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

The popular MK802 minicomputer which is equipped with an Allwinner A10 processor and is able to run either Android or a Linux operating system just as easily, has this week received a new addition to the line-up in the form of the Rikomagic MK802 III.

The MK802 III brings with it a faster processor and the ability to run Google’s latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, all for the bargain price of just $72.

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Awesome iControlPad 2 Open Source Touchscreen Games Controller Launches Into Production (video)

After a successful Kickstarter campaign, which helped the team behind the iControlPad 2 games controller raise over $150,000. The new open source iControlPad 2 controller will now be able to make the jump from concept into production.

To recap the iControlPad 2 games controller started its journey on Kickstarter back in early September, and offers gamers a unique open source controller which can be connected to devices by either Bluetooth or a microUSB cable.

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Bicymple Concept Bike Drops The Need For Chains (video)

A radically new and unique bike design has been created by Josh Bechtel of Scalyfish Designs, which provides a much more compact size than traditional bikes frames, and has removed the need for a bicycle chain to power the rear wheels.

The Bicymple Concept Bike has been designed to incorporate a much smaller bike frame, which allows the front and rear wheels to move independently by swivelling on the seat and handlebar uprights. To get better idea of how this works watch the video after the jump, to see the Bicymple in motion.

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Kupa UltraNote Powerful Windows 8 PC Tablet Announced

This November Kupa will be launching a new Windows 8 tablet in the form of the new UltraNote, which is equipped with a 10 inch high-definition touchscreen.

The Kupa UltraNote can be equipped with a choice of Intel Core i3, i5, or i7 Ivy Bridge processors supported by up to 8 GB of RAM, with storage provided by either a 64 GB or 128 GB solid state disk.

Kupa UltraNote Windows 8 Tablet

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Windows 8 Retail European N Editions And Packaging Unveiled

As the October 26th 2012 launch date for Windows 8 approaches, you can expect lots of new information, about Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating system to be released.

Today Amazon has rolled out new product listings for the range of Windows 8 software options that will be available to consumers from this months official launch date onwards.

Windows 8 Packaging

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XBMC 10th Anniversary Build Brings Raspberry Pi Support And More

This month the XBMC team is celebrating their 10th anniversary, since first releasing their initial beta offerings of Yet Another Media Play (YAMP) and the Xbox Media Player.

The separate team later combined forces to create the XBMC software as we know it today, and to celebrate their fantastic 10th anniversary, the team has released a new update for their XBMC media software.

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New Far Cry 3 Trailer Introduces Citra And Dennis (video)

Ubisoft has today released a new video for their Far Cry 3 game currently under development, which introduces a couple of new characters you will be meeting as your adventure on the island.

The new characters introduced in this latest video are Citra and Dennis. Citra is the “mysterious and seductive” leader of the Rakyat tribe.

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Apple Lightning Connector Authentication Chip Already Cloned

Towards the end of last month it was revealed that Apple’s new Lightning connector, includes an authentication chip, which Apple has added in an attempt to try and stop the manufacture of an authorised cables and docking devices.

The new Apple Lightning port connection has been included on Apple’s new iPhone 5 and latest iPod Touch, and has replaced the older 30 pin connector used on the iPhone 4S and previous mobile Apple hardware.

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Twitter Acquires Video Clip Service Vine?

It has been revealed today that Twitter has acquired the video clip service Vine, that never actually launched their new new video clipping service service as a public release.

As rumours have suggested over the past month the acquisition of Vine seems to point towards Twitter moving to compete and maybe replacing third-party Twitter options such as TwitVid, Posterous, and Mobypicture.

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Awesome Half-Life Fan Film Released (video)

Half-Life fans are sure to enjoy this short movie Enter The Freeman was created by a team of the games fans, which was created on a budget of just $3,000, and capyures the real-life essence of the Half-Life game.

The short 10 minute Half-Life movie was surprisingly filmed in a cottage in the middle of Hollywood in just two nights, by the films director James Duncan, who co-produced with Berhard Forcher.

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