Ouya Open Source Games Console Goes Up For Pre-order For $109

We have been hearing quite a bit about the Ouya open source gaming console of the last few weeks, it has been up on Kickstarter and yesterday we heard that the Kickstarter project is now closed after the company behind the device managed to raise a massive $8.5 million.

If you didn’t manage to order on on Kickstarter, the device has now gone up for pre-order for $109, and for this you get the console and one controller.

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Samsung Announces Exynos 5 Dual Processor

Samsung has released some information on its latest mobile processor which is designed to be used in smartphones and tablets, the Samsung Exynos 5 Dual (5250).

According to Samsung the Exynos 5 Dual is the worlds first processor based on the Cortex A15 CPU and it will come with a clock speed of 1.7GHz, have a look at the specifications below.

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Apple Start Price Matching On iPhone 4S At Retail Stores

Apple is expected to announce its sixth generation iPhone next month, the iPhone 5, and this has lead a number of retailers to cut the price of the existing iPhone 4S.

Earlier this week we heard that Sprint had dropped the price of the iPhone 4S to $149.99, and now it looks like Apple is going to price match the device in their retail stores.

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Intel To Launch Wireless Charging For Ultrabooks And Smartphones Next Year

Wireless charging is one feature that I would like to see on a lot of my devices, I am sure many other gadget owners feel the same way and now Intel has plans to launch wireless charging for Ultrabooks and smartphones in 2013.

According to a recent report by Digitimes, Intel intends to integrate its wireless charging technology into Ultrabooks and smartphones by the second half of 2013.

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Sony’s New Tegra 3 Tablet Leaked (Photos)

We recently heard about Sony’s new NVIDIA Tegra 3 powered Android tablet, and had some leaked specifications on the device, and now it would appear that we have some actual photos of the device.

The photos of the device were published over at the XDA Developers forum, and we also get to find out some more information about the device, including that it will feature a magnesium and aluminum alloy body.

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Google Translate For Android Updated With Image Translation

Google has released a new version of their Google Translate app for their Android platform, and as well as a range of bug fixes, the new version of Google Translate for Android also comes with some interesting new features.

One of the main new features in Google Translate for Android is image translation, you can now take a picture with your devices camera and it will translate the text, this feature only works with devices running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and above.

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HTC Thunderbolt And Desire S Android 4.0 Update Coming By End Of August

HTC has released some more details on which devices will be getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update this month, HTC responded to user questions on Facebook, and two device will get the update before the end of August.

Both the HTC Thunderbolt and the HT Desire S will be getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update by the end of August, although no specific dates were given.

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Video of Police Raid on Kim Dotcom Mansion Hits the Web

I’m certainly not the sort of guy that thinks piracy is a good thing. I happen to believe that ultimately piracy costs us all more money when we buy legitimate software, movies, and music. However, I believe that the tactics many companies take against people and businesses when it comes to piracy are often not justified.

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