Acer Aspire 5600U All In One PC Announced

Acer announced a couple of new all in one PC’s ast month, and now they have released the full specifications on one of them, the Acer Aspire 5600U which will come with a choice of Intel’s latest core i3 and Core i5 processors.

The Acer Aspire 5600 U features a 23 inch Full HD touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels, there is also NVIDIA GeForce GT630M graphics and up to 8GB of DDR3 RAM.

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Samsung And Apple Drop Additional Patent Claims Ahead Of Trial

Apple and Samsung are currently engaged in a major court case in the US, we recently saw a couple of Samsung’s product banned for sale in the US,the Galaxy Tab 10.1 and the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the fate of both devices will be determined at the upcoming trial.

Now both Samsung and Apple have reduced their patent claims against each other ahead of the trial, this was done at the request of Judge Lucy Koh, although this is something that Judge Koh could ask for again if she feels that the two companies have not reduced the claims enough for the actual trial.

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Apple Granted Patent For Wearable Head Mounted Display

Google has already show off their own wearable head mounted display in the form of their Google Project Glasses, and now it would appear that Apple also has a wearable head mounted display planned for the future.

Apple has now bee granted a patent for a ”Peripheral treatment for head-mounted displays“, the patent was originally filed back in 2006 and the patent was granted to Apple this week.

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Samsung To Manufacture Qualcomm’s 28nm Snapdragon Processors

Samsung and Qualcomm are currently competing with each other on their smartphone processors, and not it would appear that Samsung is actually going to help its rival produce their 28nm Snapdragon S4 SoC.

Qualcomm’s current processors are made by Taiwan’s TSMC, who are unable to keep up with the demand for the S4, so Qualcomm have looked for other companies to help meet the demand for their latest flagship processor.

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New PlayStation 3 Model Discovered In FCC Filing

It looks like Sony may be about to launch a new version of their PlayStation 3 console, as a new version has been discovered in a recent FCC filing, which according to the guys over at Eurogamer is a new ‘Super Slim’ version of the PlayStation 3.

According to the report the FCC filing has revealed that some new hardware is being tested in this new slimmer PlayStation 3 although there are no details on exactly what the new hardware is.

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UK Google Nexus 7 Tablet Won’t Have Magazines And TV Shows At Launch

We heard earlier today that the Google Nexus 7 is expected to launch in the UK on the 19th of July,and now it would appear that the same content available in the US on the Galaxy Nexus 7 will not be available in the UK at launch.

The guys over at the Inquirer spoke to Google, and Google has confirmed that the UK version will have access to content that is available in the UK Play Store, which means no TV shows, music  and magazines, unlike the US version.

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Nokia N9 Gets 1.3 Software Update

Nokia’s last MeeGo powered smartphone, the Nokia N9 has just received a major software update that brings more than 1,000 bug fixes and updates to the handset, and the latest version of the MeeGo software for the N9 is version 1.3.

Nokia has published a list of what is included in the update which you can see over at the Nokia developers website, the updates include changes to mail, Facebook, Twitter, and a range of bug fixes.

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LG Prada 3.0 Gets Android 4.0 ICS Update In Europe

LG launched their latest Prada phone a few months ago, the LG Prada 3.0 and now the handset is getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update in Europe.

The update seems to be rolling out in a couple of European countries which include Germany and Italy, there are no details as yet on when the update will land in the UK and other European countries.

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Samsung ES9000 75 Inch $17,500 Smart TV

If you are looking for something a little extra from your HDTV you might be interested in the new Samsung ES9000 which was first unveiled back in CES at the beginning of this year and sports a massive 75 inch screen.

The Samsung ES9000 Smart LED TV is powered by a 1GHz dual core processor allowing it to run multiple Smart TV applications at the same time.

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Google Nexus 7 Tablet Hits The UK July 19th

When Google announced their new Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet, the Google Nexus 7, they said it would launch in the UK in the middle of July and now it appears we may have a launch date of the 19th of July.

According to a couple of UK retailers the Google Nexus 7 will be available in the UK from the 19th of July, this is for the 8GB version, the 16GB version is expected to launch on the 27th of July.

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Apple Posts $95.6M Bond To Ban The Galaxy Nexus In The US

Yesterday we heard that Samsung had been denied their appeal to have the US ban on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus lifted ahead of the upcoming court case, we also heard that Google had stopped selling the Galaxy Nexus from their online store.

According to Florian Mueller from Foss Patents, Apple has now posted a $95.6 million bond, which means that the ban of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus in the US can now be enforced.

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Call Of Duty Online Gameplay Trailer (video)

Activision Blizzard has this week announced that they will be offering its Call of Duty title as a Free to Play (F2P) MMO in China. Watch the video after the jump to see Call of Duty Online in action.

Announcing earlier this week that they have partnered with Internet and wireless services provider Tencent Holdings Limited, that will have an exclusive license to run the game in China.

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