3Defy Enables You To Transform 2D Photos Into 3D Interactive Scenes (video)

If you fancy having a little fun with your 2D photos and would like to add a little interactive 3D to them the 3Defy website might well be worth a visit.

The 3Defy Development Team behind the website is a group of passionate engineers, designers, and 3D enthusiasts who have created the 3Defy website with the aim to provide online tools for the 3D community that are fun and easy-to-use. Watch the video after the break to see the online application in action.

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Mophie Universal Juice Packs Unveiled

This week Mophie has unveiled a new range of  universal juice packs which have designed to provide a device charging battery for any situation. The pocket juice packs range in battery size from the small reserve equipped with a 700 mAh battery up to the Powerstation equipped battery with a whopping 4,000 mAh power pack. In between the two is the Boost which is fitted with a 2,000 mAh battery.

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Samsung Galaxy S II Hits AT&T October 2nd

If you have been waiting to get your hands on the new Samsung Galaxy S II with mobile operator AT&T in the US, the wait is almost over as the company has announced that it will start selling the Samsung Galaxy S II from the 2nd of October.

The Samsung Galaxy S II will retail for $199.99 on AT&T and you will have to sign up to a new two year contract with AT&T, and it comes with a dual core 1.2GHz processor and a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Plus Display.

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Chrome Extension Removes Facebook’s News Ticker For Less Distraction

Facebook rolled out its new News Ticker feature yesterday but if like many you are already finding the continual scrolling a little distracting a handy Chrome extension has been created that will allows you to stop the scroll and the continual distraction.

The new Chrome extension which has been swiftly created b y a gracious developer will hide Facebook’s News Ticker in flash and return that Zen feeling of calm back to your desktop.

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Nikon V1 And J1 in Action (Video)

Earlier today Nikon announced its new mirrorless interchangeable lens camera system, the Nikon 1 Series, and it also announced two new cameras the Nikon V1 and the Nikon J1.

The guys over at This is My Next / The Verge got their hands on the new Nikon N1 and Nikon J1, and we get to have a good look at these new cameras on the video below.

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OCZ Synapse Cache Series SSD Unveiled

OCZ have announced a new addition to their solid state disk SSD line-up with the unveiling of their new OCZ Synapse Cache Series SSD. The new SSD has been designed to be used in SSD/HDD hybrid storage systems to boost performance by caching applications depending on their use.

The caching in the new drives is completed by the onboard Dataplex software, which is able to dynamically manage data, in such a way that it gives the SSD the most frequently-used “hot” data while assigning the lower-priority “cold” data to the HDD.

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iRoom iDock Motorized iPad Wall Mount (video)

If you are looking for a convenient way to attach your iPad to a wall the iRoom iDock designed for iPads might well be worth a look if you have deep enough pockets. The iRoom iDock is a motorised in-wall iPad dock that allows you to store your iPad safely while charging and yet still allow you access to its functions.

The iRoom iDock measures 220 x 310 x 66.8mm and is equipped with a proximity sensor that will open the dock when you approach it enabling you to then slide your iPad inside before closing it back up.

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Amazon Turns To Twitter To Promote The Amazon Appstore

Yesterday we heard that Amazon’s Android appstore was available outside the US, this has still to be confirmed by Amazon, and now that Amazon has found a new way to promote the Amazon Appstore by using Twitter.

Amazon is running a promotion that will give anyone $2.00 in Amazon appstore credit to anyone who follows the @amazonappstore account on Twitter, and lets Amazon tweet a message about the appstore on their behalf.

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Kindle eBook Library Lending Scheme Now Live

Today Amazon has announced that their new Kindle eBook Library lending scheme is now live and available at more than 11,000 local libraries around the US. The new lending scheme is powered by Overdrive and allows you to simply borrow Kindle books from your local library’s website and, with the click of a button, have them delivered to your Kindle app or device ready to read.

When check out a Kindle book (using a valid library card) you will also have access to real page numbers, and Whispersync technology from your Kindle device or applications. The same as you would if you had purchased or downloaded a Kindle ebook.

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LG Optimus EX Dual Core Android Smartphone Leaked

It looks like LG is planning on launching a new dual core Android smartphone, the LG Optimus EX, which is reported to feature a 1.2GHz dual core processor and also come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread.

Other specifications on the LG Optimus EX include a 4 inch multi-touch touchscreen display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, plus a five megapixel camera on the back.

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Kawasaki Power Assist Robot Suit Provides Extra Lift (video)

Kawasaki has unveiled details of a new Power Assist Robot Suit it has been developing that will provide extra support allowing you to carry weighs of around 30-40kg without any effort from your muscles.

Kawasaki has designed the suit to provide extra support and assistance using four motors located around hips and knees. The suit can be altered to fit an leg length and has a control unit and lithium battery pack located around the lower back section. Watch the video after the jump to see the Kawasaki Power Assist Robot Suit in action.

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Asus Eee Pad Transformer 2 TF201 Spotted In Benchmarks

We have been hearing for a while that Asus are working on a second generation of the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, it is rumored to feature NVIDIA’s new quad core Kal-El Tegra processor.

The existence of the Asus Eee pad Transformer 2 was recently confirmed by Asus’s chairman, and now a device called the Asus Transformer T201 has appeared in some benchmarks over at GLBenchmark.

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