Amazon’s Android Tablet Coming 28th Of September?

We have been hearing rumors that Amazons is going to launch their own Android based tablet, and now it would appear that we may get our first look at the Amazon Tablet next week, on Wednesday the 28th of September.

Amazon has sent out an invites to a press conference for next week, and we are hoping that they will announce the new Amazon Tablet, which we have been hearing about over the last few weeks.

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Illuminating Wrenches Keep Dark Work Places Lit

If you like working in dark places, then this new wrench set should be a good investment. Seven wrenches, each with its own LED light between the jaws. According to the product page, these tools are best used in tight confines where illumination is scarce, i.e. under the hood of your car. The LED lights are rechargeable, so there’s nothing to worry about when it comes to running out of juice.

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Scientists Hard At Work On Acne Vaccine

That’s right. They’re finding the ultimate cure for zits, the perpetual scourge of teenagers everywhere. Who are ‘they’? A rare alliance between a university lab and a major player in big medicine. These are international vaccine purveyors Senofi-Pasteur and the University of California.

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NZXT Unveils the Source 220 PC Chassis

NZXT has been making all sorts of computer peripherals like gaming mice and computer cases for years now. The company has announced a new computer case today that is called the Source 220. This case has some nice features and it is one of the cheapest cases I have ever seen from NZXT.

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SoundHound Update for Android Adds LiveLyrics

If you are an Android user that uses SoundHound the app has been updated with a couple new and cool features. The best of the features is called LiveLyrics and it will help you figure out what the words to your favorite songs are. I know we have all listened to a song a hundred times before realizing we were singing it wrong in the car.

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StumbleUpon Removing Photo Blog, Group And Themes Features

StumbleUpon has today announced that on October 24th they will be closing down their group, photo and HTML blogging, features and the ability for users to be able to select themes to personalise their experience and reviews of sites.

The reason StumbleUpon is removing the features is to stay true to StumbleUpon’s core features finding sites, and move away from its not so core features that are covered by the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.

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Stampede 10-Petaflop Supercomputer Equipped With Intel 50-Core Chips

Its been announced today by the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) and University of Texas that they are currently creating a 10-Petaflop supercomputer named Stampede that will be equipped with Intel’s 50-core processors capable of 10-Petaflop (or 10,000 trillion operations per second).

The new Stampede supercomputer will be arriving in 2013 and will be one of the world’s most powerful computers for scientific and financial applications. When finished Stampede will be equipped with several thousand Dell “Zeus” servers with each server having dual 8-core processors from the forthcoming Intel Xeon processor E5 Family (formerly code-named “Sandy Bridge-EP”) and each server will have 32 gigabytes of memory.

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Denon Unveils Airplay Equipped DNP-720AE Network Audio Player (video)

This week Denon have launched their new new Airplay equipped DNP-720AE network audio player which can be attached to your current music system enabling you to stream music directly to its from your iOS devices.

Together with Internet streaming, Internet radio, Napster and Last.fm via Wi-Fi or a wired network connection. If you have Android devices you can use the included DLNA 1.5 streaming support, as can any other DLNA connected devices and NAS drives.

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LG Optimus EX, More Photos And Details Leaked

Earlier in the week we saw some photos and some of the specifications on the new LG Optimus EX, now some official press photos of the device have been leaked along with some more specifications.

The LG Optimus EX will come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and processing is provided by a dual core 1.2GHz NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor plus a ULP GeForce AP25 GPU.

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