Minecraft Meets TeamFortress 2 Creates “Team Fortcraft” (video)

There have been quite a few Minecraft meets.. videos created over the last few months, but this one combining Minecraft and the popular Team Fortress 2 game is worth a quick mention and a view. The Minecraft meets TF2 has been created by Haasth22 and shows a glimpse of what a mod may look like if it were to be created. I wonder if any wizzy developers will step up to the challenge?

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iPhone 5 Expected To Support Both GSM And CDMA Networks

The highly anticipated new Apple iPhone 5 is almost certainly expected to support both GSM And CDMA from a single phone according to new evidence. The dual-mode iPhone 5 has been rumoured before but now evidence has been discovered in the iPhones app usage log files.

An undisclosed  iOS developer has contacted and presented information and log files to the Tech Crunch website, supporting the dual-mode iPhone theory. The logs show data from a new Apple device, using the MNC/MCC codes from both Verizon and AT&T networks.

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RJ-45 Ethernet Keychain Wall Rack

If you have lots of keys you need to keep organised and in a safe place this fantastically unique geeky RJ-45 Ethernet keychain rack could be the perfect solution. Especially if you have a few unwanted old RJ-45 Ethernet sockets just sitting around, gathering dust.

Its been created by Instructables user harari and shows how a few Ethernet ports can be put to good use, together with some coloured Ethernet cable to help identify the keys even easier.

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LG Scanner Mouse LSM-100 Announced

LG has today revealed an unique new mouse at the IFA 2011 that includes the functions of a scanner. The LG LSM-100 scanner mouse looks just like any other mouse on the market complete with mouse wheel and 5 buttons.

However under the exterior of this mouse lies a 300 dpi scanner. Simply press the scan button on the left side of the mouse and move the LSM-100 mouse over the document to be scanned. Once complete the mouse scanner with then save the scanned images as either a PNG, JPEG, TIFF, BMP, PDF, XLS or DOC file.

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Twitter Gallery Feature Now Live

Twitter has launched its new Gallery feature which has been created to highlight the images users post throughout the Twitter site,  yFrog, TwitPic, Instagram and other image sharing services supported in Twitter’s details pane.

The Twitter Gallery feature automatically shows the 100 most recent images in your tweets in chronological order dating back to January 1st, 2010. Any images published before this date will not be shown. The new Twitter Gallery can be found within your Twitter Profile page.

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ZyXEL Unveils $250 Dual-Band Wireless Router – NBG5715

If you are in the market for a new router or looking to upgrade to a wireless router with a few more features? If you are ZyXEL has just unveiled their new NBG5715 dual-band wireless router which is now available to purchase for $250, and well worth a look.

The slightly higher than average price brings with it transfer rates up to 450Mbps simultaneously on both 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz radio bands. Allowing you to separate out your network onto different bands making sure the bandwidth and speed are always where you need them the most.

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Gunnar Optics MW3 Limited Edition Gaming Eyewear, Reduce Eye Strain In Style

Gunnar Optics has teamed up with Activision to release their limited edition Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Gaming Eyewear. The eyewear has been designed to help gamers reduce eye strain while engaging in extended gaming sessions, using LCD screens.

The new MW3 limited edition gaming eyewear  increases the contrast for greater visual accuracy and efficiency while gaming, enhances detail for sharper clearer vision, reduces glare and improves focus and decreases eye fatigue and dry eyes during gaming sessions.

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Awesome Portal Live Action Fan Film (video)

If you area Portal fan this awesome fan made live action film is a definitely worth a watch. The film runs for just under 7 minutes and starts a little slowly for some but bare with it as the action soon hots up. Watch it after the jump and let us know your thoughts in the comments below. Enjoy!

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Nikon Announces Rugged AW100, Four New Coolpix S Series And P7100 Compact Cameras

Nikon has week launched 6 new cameras to its range in the form of a rugged waterproof AW100, together with four new Coolpix S Series compact cameras :  S8200, S6200, S1200pj, S100 and finally the Coolpix P7100.

The Coolpix AW100, as well as being a little more rugged and waterproof, capable of being used underwater to a depth of 33 feet, is also equipped with a 16.0-megapixel CMOS with backside illumination (BSI) for improved picture quality even in challenging low-light conditions. The new Coolpix AW100 will be available in early September 2011 for around $379.95

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Windows 8 New File Management Features Revealed (video)

The file management features within Windows have not drastically changed for a number of versions, but copying, moving, renaming, and deleting are by far the most heavily used features within Windows Explorer.

Well in Windows 8 Microsoft is looking to improve their functionality with a fresh look and redesign these everyday core operations. Watch a video created by Microsoft after the jump explaining a few of the new features they will be adding to their Windows 8 OS when it rolls out.

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Sony NEX-7 All-in-one Compact With Interchangeable Lens Officially Unveiled

As expected Sony has today officially launched their new NEX-7 all-in-one compact camera with interchangeable lens, the one used by Sony’s with its high-end Alpha a77 DSLR. The Sony NEX-7 is Micro Camera equipped with a 24.3 effective megapixels Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor and boasts the worlds fastest (0.02 sec) release time lag, combined with a quick responsive autofocus.

The NEX-7 is also equipped with a high-resolution XGA OLED Tru-Finder and built-in flash, and is capable of recording full HD movies with 50p/25p. There are also web options allowing you to capture directly as MP4 at 30 FPS at 1440 × 1080 or 64 0× 480 resolutions.

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Sony A65 Entry Level DSLR Camera Unveiled

Sony has unveiled its new entry level A65 DSLR camera this morning which is a pared-down version of its A77 model. The Sony A65 is however fitted with a 24-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor, and is capable of 10 frames per second shooting with continuous autofocus. With an ISO range stretching from ISO 100-16,000.

Its also equipped with a standard 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 lens and its AF system is a little more scaled down when compared to the A77 as you would expect. Its constructed from polycarbonate and incorporates a XGA OLED Tru-Finder featuring an 2359k dot (XGA) resolution screen on its rear.

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