32Gbps PCI Express Cables Under Development

It has been revealed by the PCI Special Interest Group at their annual developer conference, that a new PCIe cable is currently under development that could bring 32Gbps speeds to PCIe cables by 2013.

The new development is a variation on PCI Express 3.0 that would challenge the new super fast Thunderbolt format currently in use by Apple and Intel. The yet to be named new format would be capable of transferring data at three times the speed with eight billion transfers per second, using the same peak four lanes of data over distances of up to 3 meters or 10ft.

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First Nokia Windows Phone 7 Device Leaked (Video)

We are expecting Nokia to start selling their first Windows Phone 7 devices in Europe around October time, but we haven’t heard any details of any actual Nokia Wp7 devices until now.

It looks like some photos of the first Nokia Windows Phone 7 handset have been leaked, and Hungarian website technet has released a video along with some photos of what they are reporting is the first Nokia Windows Phone 7 smartphone, and as you can see from the photos below it looks very similar to the new Nokia N9.

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Google Launches New DOM Snitch Chrome Extension To Keep You Safe From Malicious JavaScript

Google has this week announced via its security blog a new tool its created called the DOM Snitch which is an experimental Chrome extension that enables developers to identify insecure practices commonly found in client-side code.

The new tool is a passive in-browser tool and once a JavaScript call has been detected within the client-side code, DOM Snitch records the document URL and a complete stack trace that will help assess if the intercepted call can lead to cross-site scripting, mixed content, insecure modifications to the same-origin policy for DOM access, or other client-side issues.

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Terminator 2 Hand Drawn 20th Birthday Tribute Animation (video)

If you are a fan of the Terminator films you might already know that the second in the series, Terminator 2 will be celebrating its 20th Birthday on July 3rd. In celebration of this date the band Rymdreglage have created a video tribute to the film using hand drawn sketches of the best clips from throughout the film. Check out the video after the jump.

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Samsung Chromebook Series 5 Hits The UK Tomorrow

The first Google Chromebook’s recently went on sale in the US and now Samsung has announced that their Chromebook Series 5 will go on sale in the UK and Europe from tomorrow, Friday the 24th of June.

There will be two different models available in the UK and Europe, just like the US, a WiFi only model which will retail for £349 and a WiFi and 3G version which will retail for £399.

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Call of Duty Black Ops Annihilation Trailer (video)

If you are looking forward to the launch of the third DLC for Call of Duty Black Ops, Annihilation, you might enjoy this quick peak at what the maps have to offer in the official trailer launched this week.

The new Call of Duty Black Ops Annihilation DLC content will be arriving first on the Xbox 360 next week on June 28th. Followed shortly after on the PS3 and PC and will include 5 new maps : Hangar 18, Drive-In, Hazard, and Zombie map called “Shangri-La.”.

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Pioneer Unveils Movies Of Its New AppRadio In Action (video)

Pioneer’s new appRadio unveiled last month has been designed to enable you to use  iPhone and iPod Touch iOS applications directly on your car radio.

The new appRadio fits into the dashboard of your car and connects to your iPhone or iPod Touch device allowing the iOS apps to be displayed and used on the AppRadio’s screen. Pioneer has now released a couple of adverts on YouTube demonstrating the new appRadio, which you can view after the jump. Just dont expect a full in-depth demo of its features.

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The 5 Finger Mouse Features Hand Recognition (Video)

Researchers at the Double Research & Development Co. in Japan have developed a new five finger mouse that is capable of tracking the individual movements of each of your fingers and your thumb.

The mouse is designed to be used with a range of applications, like CAD, and can be used to replace a 3D mouse and a regular mouse, with the majority of the functions being able to be controlled with just one hand, have a look at the video of it in action below.

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Winkelvoss Twins End Their Facebook Lawsuits

The last thing we heard about the Winkelvoss twins was back in April when the pair were denied their appeal on the Facebook settlement, and now it seems that they have decided to end their various lawsuits against Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg.

The Winkelvoss twins have decided to accept the earlier settlement which was for $65 million, and included cash and Facebook stock, the pair have been trying to have this amount increased as they had accused Mark Zuckerberg of undervaluing Facebook.

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LG Thrill 4G Launches On AT&T This Summer

Back in March LG and AT&T announced that they would be launching an AT&T branded version of the LG Optimus 3D, which would be called the LG Thrill 4G, and now AT&T has announced that it will start selling the LG Thrill 4G in its stores this summer.

The LG Thrill 4G shares the same specifications as the Lg Optimus 3D, it will come with Android 2.2 and it features a 4.3 inch 3D display that is capable of displaying 3D content without the need for a pair of 3D glasses.

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Asus U36 Ultra-portable Notebook Hits The UK

Asus just dropped us an email to let us know that the new Asus U36 Ultra-portable notebook is now available in the UK, and it will retail for £699 including taxes, and is now available from a number of online stores.

The Asus U36 ultra-portable notebook features an ultra thin chassis which measures just 19mm thick, and the chassis made from magnesium alloy which makes it light weighing in at just 1.44kg.

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