Skyrim: Dragon Hunt, Fan Made Live Action Movie Brings Skyrim Game To Life (Video)

If you are looking forward to the launch of the new Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim game in November this fan made movie called Skyrim: Dragon Hunt is worth a quick watch.

The movie uses live-action to bring the world of Skyrim to life together with a little graphics magic to help create the dragon. Watch the fan made Skyrim: Dragon Hunt movie after the jump.

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Electree Solar Powered Bonsai Charging Tree (video)

If you are looking for a more environmentally friendly way to recharge your devices the Electree solar powered bonsai tree might well be worth a look. The unique charging tree has been created by French designer Vivien Muller and incorporates 27 solar panels or “leaves” to provide your gadgets with power.

Inside the tree’s pot and base there is a 13,500mAH battery which is continually recharged by the solar panels ensuring you always have enough power to recharge your devices super quickly when required. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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HTC Working On Windows 8 Tablet?

It looks like smartphone and tablet manufacturer HTC is working on a Windows 8 based tablet, according to Eldair Murtzain, and the tablet will apparently be an ARM based device.

HTC has had great success with its Android range of devices, and also produces some Windows Phone 7 devices, so a Windows 8 based tablet would seem like the next logical step from HTC.

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Vuzix Wrap 1200VR Virtual Reality 3D Gaming Glasses Track Your Head Movements

Vuzix has this week followed up the launch of their Vuzix Wrap 1200 glasses last month with a new pair of glasses specifically designed for 3D gamers. The new Vuzix Wrap 1200VR 3D gaming glasses track your head movements using a compass and nine sensors to make sure you are always viewing the best possible 3D picture when gaming.

The Vuzix Wrap 1200VR are similar in specification to the Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D glasses with WVGA displays in front of each at 800×480 but can handle video input in 720p, and can be individually focused for each eye.

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HTC Explorer Android Smartphone Leaked

HTC are holding a special press event later today where they are expected to unveil a new range of Android devices, and one of those may be the new HTC Explorer, which was previously known as the HTC Pico.

The HTC Explorer features a 3.2 inch HVGA multi-touch touchscreen display and a 600MHz processor, plus 384MB or RAM and 512MB of ROM, plus a 5 megapixel camera.

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LG Optimus LTE (LU6200) Photos Leaked

We know that LG is working on their first HD smartphone, codenamed the LU6200, which is expected to feature a HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, and now some actual photos of the device have been leaked.

The photos below are reported to be of the new LG Optimus LTE (LU6200), and as we heard previously it will come with a 4.5 inch AH-IPS LCD display with a 1280 x 720 resolution, plus a dual core 1.5GHz Qualcomm MSM8660 Snapdragon processor.

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Logitech Harmony Link Transforms Your Tablet or Mobile Device Into A Universal Remote (video)

Logitech have unveiled a new system that will allow you to use either your iPhone, iPad or Android smartphone as a universal remote control. The Logitech Harmony Link is a new and innovative way to connect your HDTV and provide you with one-touch controls and can replace up to eight separate remote controls.

To setup the system you simply, connect a small wireless receiver to your TV and load the free application on to your  tablet or smartphone, then connect via Wi-Fi to the Logitech Harmony. It allows yo to use one-touch gestures within the application on your tablet to control your channels and HDTV. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

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OS X Lion Ultimatum iPhone Theme Looks Awesome (Video)

If you happen to have a jailbroken your iPhone, then you may want to check out this new theme called OS X Lion Ultimatum, which is designed to give your iPhone the look and feel of  OS X Lion.

The video below shows the them in action, and as you can see it gives your iPhone the look of the Mac desktop, and as you can see from the video it gives you the OS X Lion menus, finder functions, stacks, launchpad and much more.

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Samsung Releasing Bada OS As Open-Source In 2012?

Its been reported this week that Samsung maybe looking to release its Bada operating system as Open-Source sometime in 2012 in an attempt to minimise its reliance on Android and Google.

Bada is a mobile phone operating system which has been developed by Samsung and its name is derived from the word meaning ocean or sea in Korean. Back in 2010 Samsung released a SDK kit to attract developers to use the Bada Platform.


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The Smartphone Brain Scanner (Video)

Researchers at the Technical University of Denmark have developed a brain scanner which uses a smartphone, the portable EEG system is made up of a low cost brain monitor which is placed on your head and a smartphone app.

The video below shows the smartphone brain scanner in action, which uses a low cost EEG headset with a wireless connection and a Nokia N900 smartphone.

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Amazon Appstore Expands Outside The US

Amazon’s Android Appstore has been available in the US for a while now and it would appear that Amazon has decided to expand the service outside the US, with reports coming in from countries worldwide that the Amazon Appstore is now available.

Amazon’s website still says that the Amazon Appstore is only available to customers located in the United States, although there are reports of it being available in the UK, Australia, India, Canada, South Africa and many more countries.

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Google’s Android Ice Cream Sandwich Coming Soon, Developers Get More Details

Google’s Eric Schmidt announced recently that Google would be launching Android Ice Cream Sandwich in either October or November, and now it looks like we may be getting closer to the release of Android Ice Cream Sandwich.

Google has posted some new information on its Android Developers blog regarding Ice Cream Sandwich, and how developers can get their apps ready for the latest version of Android.

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