Apple’s iOS 5 Already Installed On One Third Of Compatible Devices

Yesterday Apple released some figures on the iPhone 4S and iOS 5, first we heard that Apple has sold over 4 million iPhone 4S devices over the first weekend, we also heard that iOS 5 had been installed on over 25 million devices, which include the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

Now according to the guys over at Localytics, who measure data on iOS devices, Apple’s latest version of it mobile OS, iOS 5 is now installedon one in three eligible devices, which include the iPad and the iPad 2, the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S, as well as the 3rd and fourth generation iPod Touch.

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Apple May Face Shortage Of MacBooks Due To Supplier Problems?

According to a recent report Apple could possibly face shortage of parts needed to make its MacBook Pro notebooks, the news comes as one of the manufacturers of the unibody casing for Apple has had to partially shut down one of its production plants.

Catcher Technology Co in China has issued a statement saying that the shut down could affect their customers, of which Apple is one, you can see the statement below.

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Google Wallet Update Adds More Merchants And Single Tap Pay And Save

Google has today announced a new update for their Google Wallet payment service which brings with it additional merchants and also a new single tap feature.

The new single tap feature enables Google Wallet users to not only be able to pay for goods but also redeem vouchers and coupons and even earn reward points all with a single tap of their Android phone. Watch the video after the jump to see how easy has made it to make a payment using Google’s new mobile payment system.

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Motorola Xoom Tablet To Get Android Ice Cream Sandwich Update

We are expecting Google to officially announce the latest version of their mobile and tablet OS later today, Android Ice Cream Sandwich at the same time Samsung unveils the Google Nexus Prime or Samsung Galaxy Nexus.

Many people have been wondering which devices will be first to get the Android Ice Cream Sandwich update, and according to the guys over at Fudzilla, the Motorola Xoom tablet will be one of the first to get Ice Cream Sandwich.

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Motorola Droid RAZR Revealed On Teaser Site

Motorola will announce their latest Android smartphone later today, the Motorola Droid RAZR, and it looks like the device has already been unveiled through a new teaser site for the device that Motorola has put up.

The photo below was spotted by the guys over at Droid Life and it gives us our first look at Motorola’s new Droid RAZR, which will be a 4G LTE device with Verizon Wireless.

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ITC Says Apple Has Not Violated HTC’s Patents

As well as the various court cases between Samsung and Apple, another Android device manufacturer is in the middle of a range of court cases and with Apple, HTC, and it would appear that HTC has just lost its first battle against Apple.

We heard recently that HTC were suing Apple with Google’s recently acquired Motorola patents, this case has yet to be decided, but HTC also filed a complaint with the International Trade Commission against Apple back in May last year, and the ITC has now ruled on the case.

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Canon EOS-1D X DSLR Gets Official

Canon has officially announced its latest DSLR, the Canon EOS 1-D X, which features a full frame 18 megapixel CMOS sensor and it also comes with a new DIGIC 5+ image processor and an ISO range of 51,200 which can expand to 204,800.

The Canon EOS 1D X features a burst mode of 14 frames per second in JPEG or 12 frames per second in RAW, there is also a built in Gigabit Ethernet connection, there is also a 3.2 inch 1,040,000 dot LCD display.

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BioShock On PS Vita Still In Early Stages, Will Be “Different”

Smaller versions of awesome things are usually cuter, but somehow we don’t think that’s going to be the case with the portable version of Bioshock coming to Sony’s new handheld. Not that we know what will be the case, mostly because not event he guy who made the thing doesn’t… yet. “We’re still sort of in the paper design stage,” Bioshock creator Ken Levine said.

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Raytheon Exec Showcases Monstrous Battle Mech (Video)

At least it has only got arms for now. Wait until it packs a couple of lasers. Humanity watch out! Holding back our inner survivalist nut for a moment, seen below is a wonderful step forward in robotic exoskeleton technology. That means relax, it’s not going to turn on its master/s until the singularity approaches.  The guy flashing his metallic biceps is none other than Fraser Smith, a vice president at Raytheon-Sarcos.

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AshPoopie Reduces Dog Poo To Nothing (Video)

Apologies if such a shocking title spoiled your lunch. Or dinner, or breakfast, or whatever different time zone you inhabit. In a world of bizarre concepts, a lot of which have been featured here at Geeky Gadgets, the AshPoopie ranks pretty high in the scales of weirdness. It’s basically a doggie doo doo scraper that incinerates the offending feces on the spot.

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Nintendo Moves 50M DS portables in US so far

Nintendo certainly hoped that the 3DS would take over and sell as well as the DS had before it. So far, that just hasn’t happened though with the 3DS just not making the cut with consumers staying away from the portable console so far. The 3DS is selling better than it was thanks to the price cut from a few months back.

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RFID Equipped Hangers Make Shopping A More Interactive Experience (video)

Teamlab has unveiled a new style of clothing rail which is just debuted by Vanquish in one of their men’s stores in Tokyo and incorporates RFID tags into the hangers to create an interactive shopping experience. The hangers look the same as a normal hanger but with a larger head section which contains an embedded RFID chip

The RFID hangers are then positioned below a row of LCD monitors and as a garment is picked up by a customer the monitor will display additional images, movies and product information related to the clothing which is being viewed by the customer. Watch the clothing rail and RFID hangers in action after the jump.

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