Apple Testing Ultra Thin MacBook Pro?

Apple recently updated its MacBook Pro range adding in some new processors, although there were no external cosmetic changes to the MacBook Pro design, but now according to a recent report Apple may have a new MacBook Pro in the works.

According the guys over at Macotakara, Apple is testing out a new ultra thin LCD display for a new 15 in MacBook, which could either be a new 15 inch MacBook Air, or a much thinner MacBook Pro.

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Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Opening 20 Minutes (video)

If like me you are looking forward to the launch of the new Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim game, you might be interested to know that the first 20 minutes or so of the game have now been sneaked out on two videos. The videos reveal the whole introductory sequence, including character creation. So if you don’t want the start of the game spoiled, look away now.

The original videos posted to YouTUbe have been removed so we will have to see how long these remain before being pulled. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will be landing on November 11th on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.

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Mac OS X Lion Receiving AirPlay Mirroring and iMessage (video)

Sources close to the development of Apple’s Mac OS X software have revealed that both AirPlay Mirroring and iMessage services are currently being developed for OS X Lion and maybe arriving on the operating system in the near future.

The new services would be a great addition to Apple’s operating system and would provide a great link to Apple’ TV device, enabling you to mirror your MacBook screen directly onto your large HDTV, using AirPlay Mirroring. Watch a demonstration of Apple’s iMessage for OS X Lion in action after the jump.

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Logitech Revue To Get New Google TV Update

Earlier we heard that Google will start rolling out their new Google TV update this week, with Sony’s Google TV devices being the first to get the update, and now Logitech has confirmed that their Google TV set top box, the Logitech Revue will also be getting the update.

The Google TV update will bring a range of new features to the Logitech Revue, which include apps from the Android market, a new user interface and much more.

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Lego Full Size Replica Halo Sniper Rifle

If you are a fan of the Halo series of games and enjoy dabbling with a little Lego you will be impressed with this full-sized replica of a Halo sniper rifle which has been built entirely from Lego.

This fantastic Halo sniper rifle replica has been built by Lego master builder Nick Jensen who has already built a number of other Halo weapons from the game. The sniper rifle measures 63 inches long and weighs over 10lbs in weight and even comes complete with a removable magazine mechanism, and moving safety and sliding bolt.

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Best Buy To Offer 32GB HP TouchPad For $149, With A Catch

It Looks like the HP TouchPad tablet will go on sale at Best Buy again in November, Best Buy will be offering the 32GB TouchPad for $149, but there is a catch, in order to get your hands on the 32GB HP TouchPad you will have to buy a new HP PC.

Best Buy will start selling the 32GB HP TouchPad for $149 on the 1st of November when you buy a new HP PC at the same time, HP obviously thinks this is a good way to get people interested in buying one of their new PCs.

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iPad 2 Halloween Costume (Video)

We were expecting to see a few Halloween costumes using Apple’s iPad and the iPhone as well as some other gadgets, and one guy has used two iPads to make this clever Halloween costume.

As you can see from the video he has one iPad 2 on the front and one on the back, and the two devices are connected using Apple’s FaceTime.

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Google Halloween Doodle Created From Huge Pumpikns (video)

Google has celebrated Halloween today by creating a fantastic real life Google Doodle using over 1,000 lb pumpkins, with the largest some 1,298 pounds in weight. Each pumpkin has been carved by hand and features some ghoul faces spelling out the Google name.  After the jump watch a time-lapsed video of the artists carving the Google Doodle.

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Samsung Confirms Which Devices Will Get Android Ice Cream Sandwich Update

Samsung and Google recently unveiled the first Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, and now Samsung has also confirmed which of its existing devices will be update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

The Samsung devices which will be getting the Android Ice Cream Sandwich Update include the popular Samsung Galaxy S II, the new Samsung Galaxy Note, the Galaxy Tab 10.1, the Galaxy Tab 8.9, the Galaxy Tab 7.7 and the Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus.

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Sony Ericsson Releases Android 2.3.4 Global Update

Sony Ericsson has announced that they will start rolling out the Android 2.3.4 update to Sony Ericsson devices globally, and the update will be released for a wide range of Sony Ericsson handsets which include the Xperia Arc, Xperia Play and many more.

The Android 2.3.4 update will bring a range of new features to Sony Ericsson devices which include Google Talk with video chat for handsets with front facing cameras, and lots more features.

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iPhone 4S Poor Battery Caused By iOS5 Location Services Bug?

It’s been discovered that a bug within Apple’s iOS 5 software could be responsible for the poor battery life that some users are experiencing on their iPhone 4S smartphones. The bug is thought to be in the Location Services of iOS 5 which causes the iPhone to poll the mobile mast data more frequently than necessary which then causes the battery life of the iPhone to drop.

The issue seems to occur when the “Setting Time Zone” element of the Systems Services within the broader Location Services product is running even when there is no chance that the user would have moved to a different location or time zone.

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Panasonic Lumix GX1 First Photos Leaked

The few images of Panasonic’s new Lumix GX1 Micro four thirds camera have been leaked prior to its launch and provide a good insight into what we can expect when Panasonic announce their new camera on November 8th. However this date has yet to be officially confirmed.

The images, have been leaked on a number of forums including the Mobile01 forums and unveil the new Panasonic Lumix GX1 MFT camera. Which will be the successor to the current GF1 model.

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