Battlefield 3 Mythbusters Puts A Few Questions To The Test (video)

If you have already been enjoying the new Battlefield 3 first person shooter game you might have a few questions that need to be answered. Like whether you can actually jump from a plane and board a helicopter in flight? Or can a jeep drive over you while your prone?

These and other questions have all been answered in the Battlefield 3 Mythbusters video which can be viewed after the jump.Enjoy!

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SIM Free Nokia Lumia 800 Wont Hit The UK Until January 2012?

The Nokia Lumia 800 is scheduled to launch in the UK on the 16th of November, and it will be available with a range of mobile carriers, and it was also supposed to be available SIM from various retailers.

We  just got an email from the guys over at Clove, who have been told by Nokia that the SIM free version of the Lumia 800 wont be available in the UK until January 2012, and it will be carrier only from the 16th until then.

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Ubisoft’s Drawsome Tablet For Wii (video)

Ubisoft has today announced the launch of their new Wii gaming peripheral called the Ubisoft Drawsome Tablet which has been designed to allow you to bring a little artistic creativity to the Wii console.

The Drawsome Tablet features a 8.5 screen that allows you to draw and even trace using the transparency flap that covers the drawing area. The tablet is supplied with a wireless stylus allowing you free movement when drawing and sketching. Watch the video after the jump to see Ubisoft’s Drawsome Tablet for the Wii console in action.

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Fujitsu FX10 SuperComputer Capable Of 23.2 Petaflops

Following on from their announcement last week that their K Computer has increased its speed to over 10 Petaflops. Fujitsu has now announced that their PRIMEHPC FX10 supercomputer is now theoretical computational performance tops out at 23.2 petaflops based on deploying 98,304 nodes across 1,024 racks. In comparison the K Computer can scale to 88,128 nodes across 864 racks.

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Verizon To Announce Nokia LTE Windows Phones At CES 2012?

According to a recent report, Verizon is expected to launch its first LTE Windows Phone devices at CES 2012, in January, and it looks like the first devices could be some new LTE Windows Phone smartphones from Nokia.

Nokia’s CEO Stephen Elop, recently mentioned that the company planned to release LTE Nokia Windows Phone smartphones next year, although no exact handsets details were mentioned.

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Nokia HumanForm Nanotechnology Smartphone Concept (video)

Nokia Design and Nokia Research Center have been exploring the possibilities of nanotechnology and created a conceptual smartphone called the Nokia HumanForm. Which demonstrates what Nokia are hoping them might be able to produce in the future.

The Nokia HumanForm is a visionary concept for a dynamically flexible device beyond touch screen and voice communication where technology is invisible and intuition takes over. Watch the video after the break to see some of the amazing ideas and concepts.

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iPhone Pocket Projector Case Unveiled By Texas Instruments And BrookStone

Texas Instruments and Brookstone have partnered to launch a new iPhone Pocket Projector case  for iPhone 4 devices, which is equipped with Texas Instruments’s Pico projector technology to offer on-the-go video projection.

The iPhone projector case is fitted with a 2100mAh battery and powered by a 15-lumen-LED projection lamp which is capable of projecting a 50 inch image from around 8ft away with a 640 x 360 pixel native display resolution. Its even fitted with a small 0.5 watt speaker for audio output if required.

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Amazon’s Kindle Cloud Reader Arrives On Firefox

Amazon has this morning announced that its new HTML 5 Kindle Cloud Reader is now available on Mozilla’s Firefox browser. Allowing Firefox users to now read their Kindle books via their browser either on or offline, without the need to download or install anything.

The new Kindle Cloud Reader will also automatically synchronise your Kindle library, together with your data such as your last page read, bookmarks, notes, and highlights across all of your Kindle books, which ever method you choose to read your books.

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The Model Aircraft Business Cards (Video)

Business cards aren’t exactly that interesting, although we have seen the occasional cool one here at Geeky Gadgets over the years, but I think this is probably one of the coolest to date, the Model Aircraft Business Card.

The Model Aircraft Business Card was created by the guys from Rethink Communications, for a company called Norburn who makes model aircraft, and as you can see from the photos below, the business card can be turned into a small model airplane.

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Honda’s New ASIMO Robot In Action (videos)

Today Honda has unveiled their new ASIMO robot building on the previous model that was launched 10 years ago. New advancements in ASIMO design and technology now allow it to kick balls, hop on a single leg and even now make it capable of predicting the direction a person will walk allowing it to avoid collisions.

The new version of ASIMO has also been equipped with significantly improved intelligence and the ability to adapt to situations. Watch a few videos of ASIMO in action after the jump

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