Korg Duo And Delay Monotrons Unveiled (video)

Korg has this week announced two new additions to its range in the form of the Korg Duo And Delay Monotrons which have been designed to bring the thrill of the analog synthesizer into everyone’s hands.

The Dual Oscillator monotron DUO offers X-MOD capabilities for generating even more extreme sounds, while the monotron DELAY have been created with a Space Delay that can produce intense, analog-like echo effects allowing DJ’s and casual users to create some amazing effects. Watch the video after the jump to see both the Korg Duo And Delay Monotrons in action.

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Apple Releases iOS 5.0.1 Beta 2 To Developers, Battery Fix On The Way?

A number of iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 users have reported battery problems since they updated to iOS 5, Apple acknowledged the problem recently and released an update for developers, and now they have released a new version to developers, iOS 5.0.1 Beta 2.

It looks like Apple is working quickly to get the update ready for general release, and hopefully it will fix many of the reported battery problems that we have been hearing about over the last few weeks.

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Modern Warfare 3, Vet & The n00b Official Trailer, Starring Sam Worthington, Jonah Hill And Dwight Howard (video)

If you are looking forward to the arrival and launch of the third instalment in the Modern Warfare series, Modern Warfare 3. The new FPS shooter game being developed by Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games with Raven Software assisting in development.

You are sure to enjoy this humorous trailer featuring Sam Worthington, Jonah Hill And Dwight Howard, showing the veteran player (Sam Worthington) helping the n00b with a few tactics. Watch the new “Vet & The n00b” official trailer after the jump. Enjoy!

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HTC Announces Android Ice Cream Sandwich Updates For Existing Devices

HTC has announced on Facebook that they will be releasing the new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update for certain HTC devices and that the updates will start rolling out to selected handsets at the start of 2012.

The devices that will be getting the Android Ice Cream Sandwich update include the new HTC Vivid, the HTC Sensation, the HTC Sensation XL, the HTC Sensation XE, the new HTC Rezound, the HTC EVO 3D, HTC EVO Design 4G and the HTC Amaze 4G.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-3D1 Compact 3D Camera Announced

As well as announcing the new Lumix GF1, Panasonic also added another new camera to its line up with the launch of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-3D1, which according to Panasonic is the worlds smallest 3D camera.

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-3D1 features a compact twin lens system with folded optics, and the two 25mm ultra wide angle lenses come with 4x optical zoom and can record full HD 3D video in 1080p.

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Panasonic Lumix GX1 Gets Official

We have already seen a leaked photo of the new Panasonic Lumix GX1, and Panasonic has now officially announced the new Lumix GX1 interchangeable lens system camera, which comes with a 16 megapixel Live MOS sensor.

The Panasonic Lumix GX1 comes with an ISO range up to 12800 and it can record full HD video in 1080p in AVCHD format, and it also comes with an advanced AF system including practical full-time AF and tracking AF.

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Motorola Motokey Social Facebook Phone Announced

It looks like another company has decided to produce a Facebook phone, this time it is Motorola with the new Motokey Social, and as you can see from the photos it comes with a dedicated Facebook button.

The Motorola Motokey Social comes with a 2.4 inch QVGA display plus a QWERTY keyboard and there is also a 3 megapixel camera and a 910 mAh battery, and it also comes with integration for other social networks as well as Facebook, including Twitter.

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Motorola Corvair Android TV Controller Tablet Leaked

It looks like Motorola has some sort of other Android based tablet in the works, called the Motorola Corvair it is reported to be a TV controlled based tablet designed to be used with cable TV boxes.

There really aren’t many details on how the Corvair is supposed to work, although we do have some of the specifications which include a six inch touchscreen display, Android 2.3 Gingerbread, WiFi and a 4,000 mAh battery.

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For The First Time Ever, Chinese Space Modules Dock In Orbit

On Wednesday China’s outer space bragging rights got a new lease after a couple of modules locked into each other the previous week. The operation is a first for the Communist country and marks a high point in their fledgling bid to conquer Earth’s near-orbit. Next up: A manned space station! Either that or they might as well just rent the ISS during its off season.

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Swanky Di Donato Guitar Breaks New Ground In Engineering

Among the most exciting innovations in the cumulative space of modern music is how technology is impacting music. Guitars in particular are in the receiving end of a few crazy ideas these days, from iPad-powered bodies to contemporary reinventions. The Di Donato from Italy, however, is in a league of its own. An odd mix of timeless craftsmanship and mesmerizing minimalism, the Di Donato is the guitar for our times.

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Mars500 Simulation Mission Finally Ends

This faux mission has gotten a lot of mileage here at Geeky Gadgets. But if this is the first time you’ve read about Mars500, don’t fret. It’s a multinational experiment involving several astronauts locked in a ‘habitat’ that simulates spacecraft conditions on a Mars journey. The 500 are the days they spent inside. Imagine that: 500 days locked in a faux spacecraft.

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Oh No! CIA Is Actively Tracking Twitter And Facebook

Not really surprising, as whole revolutions that topple governments transpire over social media. Whether this revelation is exciting or a whole new level of Big Brother voyeurism is really up to the reader. This week, Kimberly Dozier of the Associated Press reported on a secret CIA facility in Virginia whose sole purpose is to sift through social networking.

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