Motorola Xoom 2 And Xoom 2 Media Edition Tablets Announced

We have been hearing rumors for a while that Motorola has been getting ready to launch the new Xoom 2 tablet, it is now official and Motorola has just announced two new Android Honeycomb tablets, the Motorola Xoom 2 and the Motorola Xoom 2 Media Edition Tablet.

First up is the Motorola Xoom 2 which features a 10.1 inch HD display with Gorilla Glass and it comes with Android 3.2 Honeycomb and a dual core 1.2GHz processor, plus 1GB of RAM and 16GB of built in storage.

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GameChanger Combines Apple’s iPad With Traditional Board Games (video)

If you miss playing traditional board games now that everything seems to have gone digital. A new gaming accessory called CameChanger has been designed for the iPad which allows you to enjoy both digital gaming and the more traditional boardgame style in one.

GameChanger comes supplied with 2 games Animal Mania and Magic Schoolbus and can be played by two to four players of ages six and up. Both games combine education and entertainment and use the 48 pressure sensitive feels that are embedded into the gaming board.


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Android Now Makes Up 43 Percent Of US Smartphone Market

According to research firm Neilsen, Google’s Android OS now accounts for 43 percent of the US smartphone market for quarter three of 2011, and increase from the 39 percent share in the second quarter.

Apple’s iOS device are apparently in second place with a 28 percent share, around what it was in the previous quarter, whilst RIM’s BlackBerry has dropped down from 20 percent in quarter 2 to 18 percent in quarter three.

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HTC Flyer Tablet Lands On T-Mobile

The HTC Flyer tablet has been available for a while, and now US mobile carrier T-Mobile is offering the HTC Flyer on their network when you sign up to a new two year contract for $299.99.

The HTC Flyer comes with a 7 inch touchscreen display, the display features a resolution of 1024 by 600 pixels and it comes with Android Gingerbread, processing is provided by a 1.5GHz Qualcomm processor.

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379,000 Copies Of Steve Jobs Biography Sold In First Week

The Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson went on sale just over a week ago, and it is already top of most of the bestseller list and is expected to be one of the most popular books of 2011.

Details have been released on how popular the book has become, and it would appear that a total of 379,000 copies of the Steve Jobs biography were sold in the first week in the US alone.

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Raspberry PI $25 Computer Coming In December

The last thing we heard about the Raspberry PI was that the company behind the device was getting ready to launch it now and it would appear that the PI will go on sale in December.

The Raspberry PI is a low cost computer that will retail for $25, and it is designed to make access to computers affordable for schools and people in developing nations, and it looks like the first ones will ship next month.

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Libratone Live AirPlay Cashmere Covered Ribbon Speakers Launched

You might remember the cashmere clad Libratone Live AirPlay speaker from back in July when they were first unveiled. Well if you had set your heart on one and were waiting for them to arrive in stores you will be pleased to know they are now available to purchase for around $700.

The wireless Libratone Live ribbon speakers support Airplay and have been designed to provide the sound of an an “acoustic instrument filling the entire room with sound.”  Reflecting the sound off the walls, to provide a  360° sound.

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Nokia Cancels Nokia 600 Symbian Smartphone

Back in August Nokia announced three new Symbian smartphones that would come with Symbian Belle, one of those was the new Nokia 600, but now it would appear that the company has decided not to release the Nokia 600.

The Nokia 600 was due to go on sale for about 180 Euros and it featured a 1 GHz processor, a 5 megapixel camera, NFC, Bluetooth, and lots more, obviously Nokia has decided to focus its efforts on other devices.

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Nokia Lumia 710 To Hit T-Mobile US In January?

Nokia’s first new Windows Phone smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 800 will go on sale in Europe later this month, the other Windows Phone handset that Nokia announced was the Lumia 710.

When it was announced Nokia said it would be available in early 2012, and now according to a recent report it could be headed to T-Mobile in the US, some time in January, which would tie in with what Nokia has said previously about launching their Windows Phone devices in the US.

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LomoKino Super 35 Movie Maker Camera, Uses 35mm Film And Hand Cranking To Create Movies (video)

If you have a pile of old unused 35mm film reels sitting around your home or office just gathering dust. This new LomoKino Super 35 Movie Maker camera will allow you to create some very unique films by converting them into hand cranked miniature movies.

The LomoKino Super 35 will accept any 35 mm film cartridge and in 60 seconds snaps 144 images allowing you to recreate your very own Charlie Chaplin styled movie. Watch a demonstration of what can be achieved with a few 35mm reels of film and a little hand cranking with the LomoKino Super 35 after the jump.

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Nokia To Bring Tethering To Lumia 800 Windows Phone

Nokia recently announced its first Windows Phone devices, the Nokia Lumia 710 and the Nokia Lumia 800, the Lumia 800 will go on sale in Europe later this month, and it looks like Nokia will be releasing a software update to add new features to their flagship Windows Phone.

According to the guys over at Win Rumors the update for the Nokia Lumia 800 will ad the ability for WiFi tethering, and you will be able to connect other devices to it, a feature which is available in other Windows 7.5 devices.

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Need For Speed : The Run, New Multiplayer Trailer Unveiled (video)

EA it has today released a new trailer for its up-and-coming Need For Speed : The Run game which shows you a glimpse of what you can expect from the multiplayer side once it’s released. Allowing you to race against other players for virtual pink slips.

The teaser trailer also shows a number of new features which will allow you to earn extra bonuses as well as a new Autolog functionality. Together with the ability to create playlists of the various race types. Watch the new multiplayer trailer after the jump.

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