Motorola Xoom Price Reduced To £329 In The UK

It looks like a number of retailers here in the UK have decided to reduced the price of the Motorola Xoom tablet, obviously to boost sales, the Xoom is available in both 16GB and 32GB models.

When it went on sale six months ago, the Motorola Xoom retailed for £499 for the 16GB model and £580 for the 32GB models, now a number of UK retailers have dropped the price, one of those is Currys.

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AndyPad Budget Android Tablet Now Available

Last week the new AndyPad budget Android tablet went up for pre-order here in the UK, and it has now gone on sale and is available as of today, there are two different models, the AndyPad and the AndyPad Pro.

The AndyPad features a 7 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, it comes with 8GB of built in storage and a microSD card slot which can take up to 32GB of storage, plus WiFi and a 6hr battery.

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Parallels Desktop 7 For Mac Arrivies Complete With Lion Support And 90 New Features

If you have a Mac system but need the option of a Windows system, the Parallels Desktop 7 software enables you to ditch your Windows machine and simply use your Intel Mac system to run both Windows and OS X together.

Parallels Desktop for Mac has been around for sometime but the newly released version 7 brings with it 90 new features and OS X Lion integration. Enabling you to run both Windows and Mac OS X Lion applications side-by-side on the same Mac machine.

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HP To Release Up To 200,000 TouchPad Tablets In Final Run

We recently heard that HP intends to release one final run of HP TouchPad tablets, before the company puts and end to their first and last webOS tablet, to meet consumer demand.

It turns out that there may be another reason behind the final run of TouchPad tablets, according to a recent report by DigiTimes, HP has too keep its part suppliers happy as many of them have been left with parts for the cancelled TouchPad tablets.

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Samsung Galaxy Note Gets Benchmarked (Video)

The Samsung Galaxy Note was announced at last weeks IFA, and for anyone wondering how powerful the device is, the guys over at Greek site Techblog managed to run Quadrant on the device whilst it was at IFA.

The Samsung Galaxy Note ended up with a score of 3,624, this compares to 3,152 on the Samsung Galaxy S II, which would make it one of the fastest Android smartphones that we have seen so far, the video below shows the device in action.

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45 Years Of James Bond Cars (Infographic)

If you enjoy James Bond movies and the cars in them a great infographic has been created detailing all the vehicles driven by the legendary British agent 007 over the last 45 years. From the Bentley Mark IV right through to the Aston Martin DBS used in the Quantum of Solace film released in 2008. At the bottom of the infographic after the jump there is also a small graphic showing James Bonds preferred modes of transport.

This great infographic for james Bond fans has been created and put together by the Car Buzz website who explain that “All facts mentioned above were gathered with extraordinary caution and daring courage.”. Enjoy!

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Acer Liquid Mini Ferrari Edition Android Smartphone

Here’s one we missed from last weeks IFA, a new Android device form Acer, the Acer Liquid Min Ferrari Edition, which will come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread and also features a 3.2 inch HVGA multi-touch touchscreen display.

Other specifications on the Acer Liquid Mini Ferrari Edition include a 600MHz processor and 512MB of RAM, on the back there is a 5 megapixel camera, plus it also comes with a microSD card slot.

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Minecraft 1.8 Adventure Update Trailer (video)

Over the next few weeks Minecraft is expected to release a new update Minecraft 1.8 nick named the “Adventure Update” which will bring with it adventures, dungeons and fighting.

The Minecraft “Adventure Update” will be a huge update to Minecraft, that will be split into two updates due to its size, and will be along similar lines to the Halloween Update. View the new trailer for the upcoming Adventure Update after the jump, for a glimpse at what you can expect to see when it rolls out.

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Asus Eee Pad Slider Available In Europe Tomorrow?

The Asus Eee Pad Slider was announced a while back, and we have been waiting to find out when the Eee Pad Slider will go on sale, now one European retailer LDLC (French) has listed the Eee pad slider on their website with a launch date of the 7th of September which is tomorrow.

It isn’t clear as yet whether the Asus Eee Pad Slider will be available in other European countries from tomorrow, and we still haven’t had an official launch date information from Asus.

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FiLMiC Pro App Adds Professional Features To Your iPhone Video Camera

If you enjoy capturing footage with your iPhone 4 video camera but sometimes feel you could use a few more professional features to help you create that perfect shot. You will be please to know a new FiLMiC Pro iOS application has been recently launched which transforms your standard iPhone video camera into something a little more professional.

Once installed the FiLMiC Pro application provides you with an array of features including: 3 separate shooting modes, 3 selectable resolutions, 26 different variable frame rates, Custom slate configurations, Grids, Front Facing Camera Support, Import Button for easy editing, Overlays, Colorbars up to 15 seconds, and 6 different upload destinations.

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Motorola Droid Bionic, Coming 8th September, Confirmed By Verizon

We have been hearing rumors over the last month that the Motorola Droid Bionic would finally launch on the 8th of September, it was even confirmed by Motorola on Twitter recently, but the tweet was then removed.

Now a recent Verizon teaser video for the Droid Bionic has confirmed that the device will finally launch this Thursday, the 8th of September, I am sure many people who have been waiting for the device will be happy to finally get their hands on the Droid Bionic.

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BlackBerry Torch 9860, 9810 And BlackBerry Curve 9360 UK Release Dates Revealed

Last month RIM announced it new range of BlackBerry smartphones, we just got an email from the guys over at Clove to let us know of the UK release dates of a number of the new BlackBerry smartphones.

The BlackBerry Torch 9860 will be available in the UK from the 26th of September, whilst the new BlackBerry Torch 9810 and the BlackBerry Curve 9360 will be available in the UK from the 3rd of October.

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