Nissan Hard At Work On Mind-Reading Car

Whenever ‘mind-reading’ and certain vehicles are brought up, it always conjures nostalgic reminisces of the Craig Thomas-penned cult thriller Firefox. Forget the lame Clint Eastwood-starrer adaptation, Firefox was awesome. (Never heard of it? Try YouTube, it’s gotta be there.)

Anyway, news has just broken that the nerds over at Nissan are perfecting our mobile future. That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, a car that drives itself according to the passenger’s thoughts.

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Webcam Installed Near Mount Everest Summit

Hooray! Now anyone can check out a frigid mountain top in their off time. This extraordinary project was undertaken by a German camera firm with the help of some sherpas, who put much effort into its setup. More than a live streaming attraction, the camera near the Everest summit is a joint scientific effort.

Everest Summit

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Handmade EXO10 Aluminium And Rosewood iPhone 4 Case

If you are looking for an iPhone 4 case that is a little different from the normal mass produced case on the market. This handmade EXO10 Aluminium and Rosewood iPhone 4 Case might well be worth a look.

Created by EXOvault and constructed from high quality aluminium and features a full, beautifully grained solid rosewood the EXO10 offers unique protection for your beloved iPhone 4. EXOvault iPhone cases are handcrafted in their studios located in Brooklyn, New York and all work is completed in house from the initial design to prototype to hand finished final product.

EXO10 Aluminium and Rosewood iPhone 4 Case

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Tango Video Calling Service Arrives On PC (video)

Tango the mobile video calling app which launched back on iOS and Android devices a year ago and surpassed one million registrations in its first 10 days. Has today announced the launch of a new PC version they have developed bringing Tango to PC desktop computers supporting XP, Vista and Windows 7. A Mac desktop version is also under development but Tango didn’t reveal any timescales for its release.

The new PC app keeps the same look and feel as the Tango app for mobile devices and once you have installed and enter your email and phone number the Tango PC app will automatically populate your address book with your Tango contacts, if you are an existing Tango user. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

Tango PC Calling

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GhostGuitar iPad App Provides Magical Augmented Self Reality To Air Guitarists (video)

The GhostGuitar iPad App is an innovative application that allows you to play the guitar without actually holding one, using augmented self reality as its creators say.

The innovative application uses Realtime Mobile Machine Vision (REMMVi) technology which allow you to play air guitar using your left hand to fret a chord and your right hand to strum or pick. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

GhostGuitar iPad App

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RAGE : Jackal Canyon 7 Minute Gameplay Trailer Reveals Games Scale (video)

If you are looking forward to the launched of the new RAGE game on October 7th 2011 for the PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. You might enjoy this 7 minute trailer showing a little of the gameplay you can expect. The new trailer released by id Software and Zenimax show the Jackal Canyon level and the impressive scale of the Rage game, explaining why  it will be on three disks when it arrives.

Set in the not-too-distant future after an asteroid impacts Earth, you emerge into a vast wasteland to discover humanity working to rebuild itself against such forces as bandit gangs, mutants, and more. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.


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Sonoma GuitarJack 2 Transforms Your iOS Device Into A Portable Studio (video)

If you are looking for a pocket device to transform your iPhone or iOs device into a portable recording studio. The new second generation Sonoma GuitarJack might be definitely worth a look.

The device simply plugs in to the 30 pin port on your iOs device and provides a convenient way to microphones and instruments using the included 1/4 inch (6.5 mm) instrument input and 1/8 inch (3.5 mm) stereo mic/line input (no phantom power is provided).Together with a 1/8 inch (3.5 mm) stereo headphone/line output with increased drive for headphones.

Sonoma GuitarJack Model 2

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Dell XPS 14z Thin Laptop Launched (video)

Dell has today announced a new addition to their range of thin display notebooks with the launch of their new Dell XPS 14z, following on from their Dell XPS 15z which was launched at the end of May.

The new Dell XPS 14z is a smaller 14 inch 1366×768 HD LED display model which has already been showcased at the IFA 2011 in Berlin earlier this year. The Dell XPS 14z is equipped with the same super-slim display bezel that was created by LG and dubbed Shuriken display.


Dell XPS 14z

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Compare Battlefield 3 On PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 Side By Side (video)

Its not a surprise that the PC version of the new Battlefield 3 game will no doubt be able to handle higher graphics settings to create a more refined image within the game. But have you wondered what the game will look like on all three systems, PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 side by side?

Well heres your chance to see the results from the Battlefield 3 beta which is currently open to all to play until October 10th. Watch the video after the jump to see the comparison between the different gaming systems.

Battlefield 3 comparison

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus Honeycomb Tablet Announced

Samsung has just announced their latest Android tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus, which will come with the latest version of Google’s mobile and tablet OS, Android Honeycomb 3.2.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus features a dual core 1.2 GHz processor and comes with a 7 inch multi-touch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels.

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Microsoft Unveils New Office Web App Features

Yesterday Microsoft announced a number of new features which it has now included within it Office Web Apps service. The new features have been created and added using customer feedback, explains Microsoft in its blog post. The new features include Pen input for OneNote, Excel Merge-Autofit support, direct printing from Excel, and right-click menus in Excel, to name just a few.

As from today the OneNote Web App now displays ink , together with enhanced cell formatting in Microsoft’s Excel Web App. Together with the ability to merge cells, and to automatically fit cell sizes based on the content the cells. As well as support for printing directly from within the Excel web app even when accessing documents from your Skydrive.

Microsoft Office 365

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Apple Crushes Psystar’s Hackintosh Court Appeal

You might remember a few years ago a company called Psystar got into hot water with Apple after building and selling Hackintosh (Mac Clones) systems complete with MAC OS X software.

Apple filed a suit against the company back in 2008 and a Federal judge then banned Psystar from copying, selling, distributing, or offering to sells Mac OS X without Apple’s permission, although the injunction didn’t specifically name Psystar’s Rebel EFI software which lets you install Mac OS X on a PC.


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