CCD-Me-Not Gadget Lets You Survive A Surveilled Metropolis (Video)

It’s no use thinking otherwise. No use wishing for a different outcome. If you live in a metropolis, it’s already a fact of life that CCTV cameras and the ubiquity of mobile computing means that people like you are observed everyday. Observed, tracked, and kept tabs on–be it from Facebook, Google, the government, the police, or private enterprises. A number of farsighted individuals call this the advent of the sentient city.

In a world where everything is seen, there are fewer and fewer options left for private individuals.

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Morphix Wrist Gadget Detects Toxic Particles Around You

A long time ago, Morphix Technologies was doing serious R&D for a new bio-chem detection system for the United States Marines. Aware that a greater demand for the resulting product exists, the contractor is now targeting a broad market for their creation. It’s called the Morphix Chameleon, a wearable array that indicates which poisonous chemicals in vaporous or gas form are in the air.

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Syndicate Reboot Game Trailer Unveiled (Video)

A new funky trailer has been unveiled by EA Games for the upcoming reboot of the Syndicate franchise which is expected to arrive on 21st February 2012. The new game will feature 4 player co-op modes featuring missions from the original classic game.

Set in the year 2069, Syndicate puts players in a world no longer governed by politicians, but divided up into regions controlled by megacorporations known as Syndicates. Watch the trailer after the jump.

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iPhone 5 To Feature HSPA+ According to China Unicom

Apple is expected to unveil its fifth generation iPhone, the iPhone 5 at its special event next week on Tuesday the 4th of October, and we have already heard a number of different rumors on what will be included in the new iPhone 5.

Now it would appear that they iPhone 5 may come with a faster HSPA+ connection, according to the guys from Macotakara, who have got their hands on a slide that was shown at this week’s Macworld Asia, from the Chinese carrier China Unicom, which you can see below.

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LoveFilm iPad App Launched, Makes Streaming Movies Easy

LoveFilm has launched a new iPad app today allowing users to instantly watch, pause, fast-forward and rewind their movie stream, view trailers and even add to their DVD rental list.

Any LoveFilm member with a £5.99 or above can use the app at no extra cost by simply entering their login details and then stream content directly to their ipad over a Wi-Fi connection. Unfortunately the new iPad app doesn’t include a pay-to-view option so you can only access movies via your subscription package.

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Sharp Aquos 102SH Android Smartphone Features A 4.5 Inch HD 3D qHD Display

Sharp has announced their latest Android smartphone, the Sharp Aquos 102SH and it comes with some impressive specifications, which include a 4.5 inch glasses free 3D HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.

The Sharp Aquos 102SH is powered by a dual core 1GHz Ti OMAP 4430 processor, and it will come with Android Gingerbread, and also feature 1GB of RAM.

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Google+ Now Allows Full Size Photo Downloads

In response to Google+ user feedback Google has now added a new feature that enables Google+ users to be able to download full size photos. The new feature has been rolled out today and is found by when viewing a photo in the lightbox mode, under Actions down in the bottom righthand corner.

If you would prefer not to allow users to be able to download full size images of your photos, simply goto your Google+ settings and uncheck the “Allow viewers to download my photos” checkbox.

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HTC Explorer Headed To Vodafone UK

Earlier today HTC announced their latest Android smartphone the HTC Explorer which is designed to be a budget Android device, we have already heard it is headed to UK mobile operator Three, and now the guys over at Vodafone UK just dropped us an email to let us know that the HTC Explorer will be available on their network in the UK.

The HTC Explorer will come with Android Gingerbread 2.3.5 and will also feature the latest version of HTC’s custom user interface, HTC Sense 3.5.

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Adobe Lightroom 3.5 Update Brings RAW Support For High End Compact Cameras

Adobe has today released a new update for its Lightroom 3.5  photographic software and Photoshop bringing with it support for high end compact cameras from  Sony, Panasonic, Olympus, and Pentax. Enabling users to be able to import  RAW files from the compact cameras together with new lens profiles.

As well as RAW file support the updates also bring with them a number of new bug fixes and tweaks to improve performance and stability with in the applications.

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Motorola Defy+ Now Available In The UK

The Motorola Defy+ was scheduled to go on sale in the UK tomorrow, the 30th of September, we just got an email from the guys over at Clove to let us know that the Motorola Def+ is now available in the UK from today.

The Motorola Defy+ has a 3.7 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels, there is 2GB of built n storage, plus a microSD card slot, processing is provided by a single core 1GHz processor and it will come with Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread.

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Battlefield 3 Beta Now Open To All PC, Xbox 360 And PS3 Gamers (video)

If you have been itching to try our the new Battlefield 3 beta but unfortunately didn’t get an invite to the closed beta. You will be excited to learn that the new Battlefield 3 Beta is now open to all and can be downloaded by all PC , Xbox 360 and PS3 gamers to experience the Paris Multiplayer Gameplay for yourselves until October 10th when the beta stage will end. Watch a video of the new Paris Multiplayer  Battlefield 3 game in action after the jump.

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