Steam Logs More Than 5 Million Concurrent Gamers

Whoever thinks PC gaming is on the decline might like to take a look at the Steam figures for the past couple of days. Which have recorded more than 5 million concurrent users have been enjoying PC gaming on the Steam network.

Games such as the hugely popular Skyrim are largely to thank for the increase in gamers on the Steam Network. Together with the likes of  Team Fortress 2 and Counter-Strike which takes second place on the Steam gaming user charts, even if it is a long way behind Skyrim.

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Hitachi Unveiled New Line Of Storage For Macs Ahead of CES

Following suit with other manufactures today Hitachi has revealed to the world a number of new storage products, which it will be showcasing at this years CES show in Vegas later this month.

The new products include both internal and external drives and internal drives for Macs include the 2.5-inch, 5,400rpm 1TB Travelstar 5K1000 and the 3.5-inch, 7,200rpm 4TB Deskstar 7K4000.

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Microsoft Suing UK Retailer Comet For Selling Counterfeit Copies Of Windows

Microsoft has just announced that they are suing one of the UK’s largest electronics retailers, Comet, for allegedly selling counterfeit copies of their Windows software, in the form of Windows XP and Windows Vista.

According to Microsoft, Comet produced and sold more than 94,000 counterfeit Windows Vista and Windows XP recovery CDs, and Microsoft has said that the alleged counterfeits were sold to customers who purchased Windows PCs and laptops.

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Lego StarCraft Terran Battlecruiser, The Hyperion

Lego constructors and StarCraft fans will definitely appreciate the work that has gone into creating this awesome Lego Terran StarCraft Battlecruiser. The creation was built by Lego master builder Sven Junga, and is a detailed construction of the Terran Battlecruiser, the Hyperion, Jim Raynor’s flagship in the popular StarCraft II game.

Lego StarCraft Battlecruiser

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Wipeout Quantum Racetrack, If Only It Was Real (video)

Feast your eyes on this awesome Wipeout Quantum superconductor race track which allows you to rack two hover cars using dial controls. Which has suspiciously been created by the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology.

Unfortunately the video and track are just a viral video, thought to be advertising the next Wipeout game Wipeout 2048, the upcoming racing game for the PlayStation Vita. But we can still dream. The Wipeout Quantum superconductor race track definitely beats your standard Scalextric track.

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Samsung Galaxy S And Samsung Galaxy Tab Won’t Get ‘Value Pack’ Update

We heard recently that Samsung may deliver a ‘Value Pack’ update for the original Samsung Galaxy S smartphone and the original Galaxy Tab tablet, which would bring some of the features of Android 4.0 ICS to both devices.

Now according to a report by The Next Web, Samsung has confirmed that they will not deliver a ‘Value Pack’ update for both devices, and both devices will not get Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

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iPhone 4S And iPad Untethered Jailbreak Coming Next Week?

The iPhone Dev Team recently release a new untethered iPhone jailbreak for Apple’s A4 based devices, like the original iPad and the iPhone 4, and they have been working to bring the jailbreak to Apple’s A5 based devices.

It looks like we could be getting closer to the release of the untethered jailbreak for the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S, as pod2g has revealed it could be available as early as next week.

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LG Optimus 2 Android Smartphone Revealed

It looks like LG has updated its original LG Optimus smartphone, the new device is called the LG Optimus 2, it has just appeared on LG’s website, and it looks like it is designed to be a budget friendly Android smartphone.

The LG Optimus 2 features a 3.2 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, processing is provided by an 800MHz processor and it will come with Android 2.3 Gingerbread.

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HP L2311c USB 3.0 Notebook Docking Display Unveiled

In the run up to CES later this month HP has unveiled there new USB 3.0 L2311c docking display, together with a couple of LED backlit LCD monitors in the form of the LV1911 and LV2011.

The new L2311c docking display use just a single USB 3.0 connection to allow you to dock a notebook to the display. Allowing you to add a second display if required, providing a resolution of 1920×1080 and a refresh rate of 5ms.

HP USB 3 Docking Monitor

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FujiFilm Mirrorless Camera Teaser Images Leaked

This week a couple of images have been leaked on the new FujiFilm mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, which is to be shown at the PMA show next week, and officially announced next month.

According to the Photo Rumours website the name for the new camera is expected to be X 1 or LX10, and it will be equipped with a proprietary mount.

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