Notion Ink Releases Alpha Android 4.0.3 For Their Adam Tablet (Video)

Notion Ink has released an Alpha build of Android 4.0.3 for the Notion Ink Adam tablet, which comes two weeks after the company released the first pre-alpha version of Android Ice Cream Sandwich for the Adam tablet.

The new Android 4.0.3 Alpha release brings a number of bug fixes and features to the Adam tablet, plus a range of features are now enabled on the device which include Bluetooth,  audio, GPS and more.

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Windows 8 ARM Devices Will Ship With Locked Bootloader

Anyone hoping to be able to run a couple of different operating systems on the new range of ARM powered Windows 8 tablet arriving later this year. Might be disappointed to learn that the bootloader options on the ARM Windows 8 tablets will be locked by default, and will come with no unlock switch.

Microsoft explains that it will require any ARM devices running a client version of Windows 8, to ship with a secure boot enabled. The Secure Boot featured on the devices will require signed keys to allow operating systems to boot. Disabling the ability for owners to be able to install multiple operating systems if desired.

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Sony Xperia S In Action (Video)

Earlier today we heard that the Sony Xperia S would be available in the UK in March, and now we have a video of the new Sony Xperia S in action, and the device looks pretty impressive from the video.

The Xperia S features a 4.3 inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, processing is provided by a dual core 1.5GHz processor and it will also feature 32GB of storage.

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Mass Effect 3 Will Bring More Emotional Characters, Bioware Reveals (video)

The new Mass Effect 3 game will be the third and final in the series, will be arriving in just two months time, and is currently being developed by BioWare and published by Electronic Arts.

A new interview with BioWare Pulse has revealed that the new game will provide a much more emotive experience for players. Deepening the characters within the games and providing characters with a more human side. Watch the interview with Mass Effect 3 Lead Writer Mac Walters to discuss the nuances of driving emotion and character development within the Mass Effect 3 world.

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Asus Releases Statement About Transformer Prime Availability In The UK

Last week Asus announced that their Transformer Prime tablet would be available in the UK from last Thursday, and the company said that it would be in stock at a number of stores as well as online stores.

There was just one problem with the announcement from Asus, nobody was able to get their hands on the Transformer Prime tablet in the UK, and people who had pre-ordered the device from companies like Amazon were also told that their pre-orders were not available yet.

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Powerpukk Water Powered Smartphone Charger (video)

A new mobile charging system has been unveiled this week at CES called the Powerpukk, which has been developed by Swedish firm myFC who has created the PowerTrekk charging system, SiGNa who has designed the PowerPukk charger. The new type of charging device uses just water and a non toxic chemical called sodium silicide to create hydrogen gas which then powers the fuel cell.

The PowerPukk charger is equipped with hockey puck sized cartridge of sodium silicide on one side and a water tray on the other. Simple add a couple of spoonfuls of water to start the power up process to charge your devices. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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ViewSonic ViewPhone 3 Dual SIM Android Smartphone (Video)

ViewSonic announced a new Android smartphone at CES this year, the ViewSonic ViewPhone 3, which will come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features dual SIM card slots.

The ViewSonic ViewPhone 3 features a 3.5 inch touchscreen display and it is powered by a single core 800MHz processor and features a 5 megapixel camera with an LED flash, plus 512MB of RAM.

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Multi-Touch Glass Keyboard Shown Off At CES, Headed To Production

Back in November we featured a Multi-touch glass keyboard and mouse that had been designed by Jason Giddings and David Rogers, the pair were trying to raise $50,000 via Kickstarter to put the device into production.

It turns out that they managed to raise over $140,000 for their project, and have now shown off a prototype of the keyboard at this years CES, which you can see in the photo below.

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Life Size Edible Stormtrooper Cake

We have featured plenty of weird and wonderful geeky cakes on Geeky Gadgets over the year. But this awesome full sized edible Stormtrooper cake has to be the largest we have featured.

The life size edible Stormtrooper cake has been created and baked by Oak Leaf Cakes, for the Arisia Science Fiction Convention in Boston, and measure a massive 6ft 4 inches in height. It took ten people two full weeks to make the cake and put all the pieces together.

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Nissan Announces Self Repairing iPhone Case

Nissan is better know for making cars than it is for making smartphone accessories, but the company has announced that it will be introducing a new range of self repairing iPhone cases called the Nissan Scratch Shield iPhone cases.

According to the announcement, the iPhone case uses special paint technology that is capable of repairing itself which Nissan calls self healing paint, and this paint is already used in a number of Nissan vehicles.

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Liquid Image Ego HD Video Camera For Extreme Sports Fans

Liquid Image has announced a new HD video camera at this years CES, the Liquid Image Ego, which is a mini mountable video camera with WiFi, and it is capable of recording full HD video.

The Liquid Image Ego is designed with extreme sports fans in mind, and the device can be clipped on to your gear and can then capture video, and it features a 136 degree wide angle lens.

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iConnectMUSE Pocket Sized iOS Mini Mixer Unveiled By iConnectivity (video)

iConnectivity, has created a new pocket sized iConnectMUSE device for iOS users that has been designed to provide an easy way to connect an array of devices and instruments to your iOS device and music applications.

The iConnectMUSE is a pocket sized personal mini-mixer that combines several music accessories into one iOS controlled product, which is perfect for music making on the move. Providing improved audio latency and the ability to mix and share audio via your iOS devices. For more details watch the promotional video after the jump.

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