Nokia Lumia 800 Design Process, From Concept To Launch In 8 Minutes (video)

You you area fan of the Nokia Lumia 800 or just interested in the design process from concept to launch, you will be please to know that Nokia has put together an 8 minute video, showing the processes involved and the design as it evolved. The video after the break takes you from initial design sketches to wax models right through to the production device.

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$79 Amazon Kindle Costs Amazon $84 To Manufacture?

Amazon announced their new $79 Kindle, which will launch next week along with the new Kindle Fire and Kindle Touch, the device is supported by adverts in the US and Amazon will be selling it for $79.

Now according to a recent report by iSuppli, the new Kindle actually costs Amazon $84.25 to make, which would mean that Amazon is losing $5.25 on the sale of each device.

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Radiant Quest System, Will Customise Your Game As You Play

With their new The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim game launching tomorrow Bethesda is still revealing nuggets of gold about their new creation. In an interview with Wired Skyrim director Todd Howard revealed that Skyrim will feature a never-ending stream of procedurally generated content. Providing gamers with a never ending number of quests to complete.

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Evoluce Kinect SDK Provides Developers With An Alternative To Microsoft’s (video)

A new SDK has been released today for Microsoft’s Kinect by German company Evoluce to provide developers with an alternative to Microsoft’s own Kinect SDK software.

The new Evoluce SDK for Kinect and Windows 7 is now available and has been designed to aid developers create noncommercial applications with a natural user experience. Watch the video after the jump to see the Evoluce Kinect SDK in action.

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Infinity Blade II Gets Previewed

One of the coolest games on Apple’s iOS devices has to be Infinity Blade,  Infinity Blade II will launch next month, and the guys over at IGN have been testing it out to see what Infinity Blade II will be like.

According to the guys over at IGN, Infinity Blade II will come a significant update over the first game, and the new version will be much longer than the first version.

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MacBook Superdrive USB Enclosure

If you have removed your Macbook Superdrive to add more onboard storage with a SSD or secondary drive a new enclosure has been unveiled by Macway which will now allow you to recycle your old drive using their new MacBook Superdrive USB Enclosure.

 

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iPhone 4S Features A Siri Friendly Proximity Sensor (Video)

We have already seen the iPhone 4 and other iOS devices running Apple’s Siri, which comes exclusively with the iPhone 4S, and yesterday we heard that Apple has no plans to bring Siri to other iOS devices.

Now it would appear that the guys over at iFixit may have discovered the reason why Siri is only available on the iPhone 4S, as it features a different proximity sensor than other iOS devices.

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Glooko App Downloads Data From Major Glucose Meters To Help Track Diabetes

If you suffer from Diabetes you might be interested in a new iPhone application that allows you to download your readings directly from any of the 6 major glucose monitoring devices on the market using a specially designed connection cable.

There are plenty of glucose monitoring applications already available on Apple’s app store but almost all require manual inputting of the data. This is what makes the Glooko system and app different.

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Angry Birds Coming To PC Retail Within Weeks

It looks like the worlds most popular mobile game, Angry Birds is about to land on the PC in retail stores, according to a recent report Angry Birds for the PC will land in retail stores in the UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand within the next few weeks.

The news comes from the guys over at MCV, who have spoken to Rovio Mobile, and have been told that a PC version of Angry Birds will be available in the UK  in retail stores from the 25th of November for around £10.

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Google Translate iPhone App Updated, Now Supports 63 Languages

Google has this week rolled out a new update to its Google Translate iOS application which brings with it new alpha languages: Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu. Bringing the total number of languages support by the iPhone app to 63. With voice input supported by 17 of those languages, and text-to-speech supported in 24 languages.

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