HTC Desire HD Gets Beats Audio ROM

Yesterday the first Beats Audio enabled device from HTC was announced, the HTC Sensation XE, but its looks like it wont be the first HTC device to get Beats Audio, thanks to the guys over at the XDA Developer Forum.

The XDA guys have put together a Beats Audio ROM, which is based on the leaked HTC Runnymede ROM, and it is designed to bring HTC’s Beats Audio to the Desire HD.

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Android Honeycomb For Logitech Revue Leaked (Video)

We are expecting Google to release Android Honeycomb for Google TV some time soon, a new version of Honeycomb has been leaked for the Logitech Revue, and this version comes with Google TV apps, plus a new user interface.

The video below shows Android Honeycomb running on a Logitech Revue, and we get a good look at all the new features including the new UI and also the new apps.

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Help Razer Build And Beta Test Their New Xbox 360 Arcade Stick

Razer is currently developing a new Xbox 360 Arcade Stick (which has still yet to be named) and has asked for help to finalise their design by asking for 500 new arcade stick pro-gamers, champions, modders, and fans to join Razer’s pro-gamer validation program.

For the first time ever, Razer’s top secret elite pro-gamer validation program is opening up to include gamers of all skill levels. Giving anyone in the arcade stick community a chance to join up and become one of the 500 handpicked members and receive and test a prototype of the yet-to-be-named Razer Xbox 360 arcade stick.

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Google Nexus Prime To Be Taller Than Nexus S?

We know that Samsung is making the Nexus Prime for Google, and now according to the guys over at The Droid Guy, who have reportedly seen the device it will be taller and slightly thicker than the Google Nexus S.

According to the report, the Google Nexus Prime will come with a dual core TI OMAP processor, possibly the OMAP 4460 and it will feature an 8 megapixel on the back plus a front facing 2 megapixel camera.

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Max Payne 3 Debut Trailer Unveiled (video)

The first trailer for the new Max Payne 3 game currently in development by Rockstar Games has just been released and shows you a glimpse of what you can expect when the game is officially launched next year.

The game has been on the cards for the last eight years but due to delays its taken a little longer than first thought to get the game to this stage of development. Watch the new Max Payne 3 one and a half minute trailer after the jump in 720p HD.

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Apple’s iMessage Being Built Into OS X Lion’s iChat?

One of the new features that Apple will launch with iOS 5, which is expected to launch shortly, is iMessage, it is basically a unified chat messaging service for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

Now according to a recent report from the guys over at Mac Rumors, Apple is also building iMessage into OS X Lion’s iChat service, which would mean that he iMessage service would also be available on Mac OS X Lion devices as well as iOS devices.

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Google Launches Google Goggles 1.6

Google has launched a new version of Google Goggles, the latest version is Google Goggles 1.6 and it is designed to enhance the camera on your Android smartphone, and it comes with a new opt-in feature that will let you take a photo with your Android device’s camera and the Google Goggles will work in the background to analyze your photo.

The Google Goggles application will then notify you if it can recognize items that are contained within the photo, Google explains how it works below.

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Facebook Announces New Subscribe Button

Yesterday we heard that Facebook had introduced Smart Lists, and now the world’s largest social network has added another new feature, the Subscribe Button, which is designed to make it easier for you to choose exactly what is shown in your Facebook news feed.

The Subscribe Button will let you choose exactly what you see from other people in your news feed, you will now also be able to subscribe to content from other people who are not in your friends list, and also share your content with other people who are not in your friends list.

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Google Buys Another 1,000 Patents From IBM

Back in August we reported that Google had purchased over 1,000 patents from IBM, then we heard that Google was buying Motorola Mobility, which would give the search giant a large patent portfolio that could be used to defend Google’s Android OS from the like of Apple and Microsoft.

Now it would appear that Google has purchased another 1,022 patents from IBM, and it looks like the purchase to place back in August, with a final transaction date of the 13th of September.

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Dyson Hot Heater Fan Announced

Some of our readers will remember the rather expensive Dyson Bladeless Fan that we featured on the site back in 2009, Dyson has now revealed a new version, the Dyson Hot heater fan.

The Dyson Hot uses the same Air Multiplier technology that is used in previous models, and it is designed to heat up a room, and it can also be used as a cooling fan.

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