Spotify Reaches 250,000 Premium Subscribers In The US

Last month we heard that Spotify had reached over 2 million premium, or paid subscribers worldwide, and since their US launch they had 75,000 paid subscribers in the US.

According to a recent report by Reuters, Spotify now have over 250,000 paid subscribers in the US, an increase of 75,000 from last month, and their worldwide paid subscriber number are reported to be much higher that the 2 million reported last month.

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Sony Considering PS Vita Discounts For UMD Owners

Sony may not have an amazing track record when it comes to handling backwards compatibility without screwing its customer base, but its history of pretending to search for solutions and then quietly giving up has been stellar. In about the same fashion as their announcement that they will be  offering a “Goodwill” program for UMD owners who buy a PSP Go, Sony has now announced a PS Vita discount program for UMD owners.

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Griffin Technology Unveils Woogie 2 for iPhone

About a year ago now I mentioned the original Woogie for the iPhone that Griffin made. This was a little stuffed star plush toy that had a pouch on the front you could place your iPhone into. The idea was that the padded Woogie device would allow your kids to play with your iPhone without you worrying they would drop it.

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Corsair Outs 32GB DDR3 Quad Channel RAM Kit

Corsair has added a new product to its line of computer hardware. The company has tons of RAM, SSDs, and power supplies along with lots of other stuff on its website for sale already. The new product is a gigantic RAM kit for the new quad channel mainboards. The RAM will also work on dual-channel boards as well.

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AT&T iPhone 4S Shipping Change To 3-4 Weeks

It looks like people who are ordering the iPhone 4S through AT&T may have a longer wait to get their hands on Apple’s new handset, as the shipping estimates have now been changed to 21 to 28 days.

We just checked Apple’s online store and it is still showing a shipping time of 1 to 2 weeks for new orders, we wonder how long it will take for Apple’s shipping times to change considering the high demand for the iPhone 4S.

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Lego Volkswagen T1 Camper Van Timelapse Construction Movie (video)

You might remember the fantastic Lego Volkswagen T1 Camper Van we featured here on Geeky Gadgets back in August. Well a great timelapse video has been created showing the mechanics and build skills required to create the classic Lego construction kit containing 1,322 Lego bricks.

The highly detailed Lego kit includes a cooker, sink, lights and dinning area, on the interior together with a split screen highly detailed exterior. Complete with pop-up roof. Watch the time lapsed video after the jump.

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Rockstar Launching GTA III On iOS And Android Devices

If you are a Grand Theft Auto fan you might be pleased to know that the classic GTA III game by Rockstar will be making its way on to iOS and Android devices in the not to distant future. The launch of GTA III on to the mobile devices is to commemorate the game’s 10th anniversary.

To also commemorate GTA III 10th anniversary, Rockstar are also launching a  a limited-edition action figure of lead character Claude, created by renowned collectible manufacturer Sideshow, will be available for pre-order in limited quantities at the Rockstar Warehouse for around $150.

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Google Wallet Updated With New Transaction Screens And More

Google has today rolled out a new update for its Google Wallet Android application, which brings with it a number of new features including new user transaction screens and new offers directly in Wallet.

Other new features of Google’s Wallet service include, merchant name and amount now available for Google Prepaid Card purchases, improved button to turn your cards on and off, five minute default PIN timeout and for new users an improved tutorial to get you started. Watch the video after the jump to see its creators give you a guided tour.

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Apple’s Siri Has A Sense Of Humor

One of the main new features on the iPhone 4S is its voice activated virtual assistant, Siri, which you can ask question and it will respond to you, we have already seen a couple of videos of Siri in action.

Joshua Topolsky, from This is My Next, has been playing about with Siri, and considering some of the answers he has received it would appear that Siri, or someone at Apple may have a sense of humor.

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