HTC EVO 3D Overclocked To 1.8GHz (Video)

The have seen a number of Android smartphones being overclocked over the last few months, the latest one is the new HTC EVO 3D, and it was overclocked by Michael Huang from the XDA Developers.

Have a look at the video of it in action below, Michael is also working to make the overclock work on the new HTC Sensation, and all he needs to do to get it running is a few minor tweaks.

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Ambient TV Electromagnetic Energy Scavenged To Power Devices

A team at the Georgia Tech School of Electrical and Computer Engineering have been developing a new type of technology which combines sensors and antennas that can be created on paper using inkjet technology to scavenge energy to power small electronic devices.

The paper based sensors and antennas are then combined to create an energy scavenging system which can take advantage of FM radio to radar, a range of 100 Mhz to 15 GHz or higher. Capturing the energy and converting it from AC to DC which it can then store in batteries.

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Canon DSLR Camera Bank, Saves Your Pennies

Camera themed gadgets seem to be all the rage this week, we have already seen the Canon camera lens mugs and the Plush camera lens pillow and now we have the Canon DSLR Camera Bank.

The Canon DSLR Camera bank is a money box which is designed to look like a Canon DSLR, and there are a couple of different versions available with different sized lenses, which can store more of your hard earned cash with the larger lens versions.

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Swype Typing App Now Available On Jailbroken iPhones (video)

If you have been a little disappointed that the super fast text input application Swype has only been available on Android phones you might be please to hear that a beta version of the application has now been ported on to a jailbroken iPhone.

However the port on to the jailbroken iPhone has left behind a few cool features, including the absence of the blue tracer line which appears as you drag your finger from letter to letter. Watch a video of the Swype application running on iOS after the jump.

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Panasonic Demos Android Based eBook Tablet In Japan

Panasonic has shown off an Android based eBook tablet at the e-Book expo in Tokyo, and it features a 7 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1,024 pixels by 600 pixels.

The Panasonic eBook comes with a dual core processor, plus a built in camera, and a microSD card slot, although these are not the final specifications, which will be revealed closer to its actual release.

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360 Degree View Of Space Shuttle Discovery’s Flight Deck

When shuttle Atlantis launches from the Kennedy Space Center later today it will mark the last Space Shuttle flight and no longer with the flight deck be graced with astronauts. If you are interested in seeing just how many switches, dials and screens are packed into the flight deck of a shuttle Vr360 has put together an image that you can explore in detail, by zooming in and out and panning around in glorious full 360 degree’s.

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Asus Eee Pad Slider Delayed To The Autumn

The last thing we heard about the new Asus Eee Pad Slider was that it would go on sale in August, and now it looks like it has been delayed until later in the year and will go on sale in the UK this Autumn.

Asus just announced this on their Facebook page, and they have said that they will announce the exact launch date and pricing of the EeePad Slider later this month.

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Android 3.2 Honeycomb Coming To Motorola Xoom?

We know that Google will be releasing a new version of Android for tablets shortly, Android 3.2 Honeycomb, which is supposed to bring Honeycomb to 7 inch tablets as well as other sized tablets.

It looks like the Motorola Xoom may be getting the Android 3.2 Honeycomb update shortly, and the update may be released as an OTA update over the next few days according to the guys over at Android Central.

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Dragon Age 2: Legacy DLC Arriving On July 26th

Bioware and EA have today announced that a new DLC for their Dragon Age 2: Legacy game will be arriving on July 26th. The download will be the first new content for the sequel to Dragon Age and lets hope that this new DLC doesn’t repeat the map layouts and wall skins like the game did on launch.

The new DLC content will take you out of Kirkwall and on to adventures within the Vimmark Mountains, and will include a new class-specific weapon, more achievements and the opportunity to encounter an ancient horror, according to Bioware.

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Super Small Space Invaders Cabinet Could Be A Record Breaker (video)

We have featured a number of fantastic Space Invader gadgets and devices here on Geeky Gadgets such as the Space Invader watch. But a tiny version of the Space Invader game complete with mini gaming cabinet has been built, which measures just 7″ x 3.5″ x 4.5″ in size.

The tiny Space Invaders cabinet is fitted with a fully working tiny joystick and buttons and has been created from the internal workings of a Game Boy Advanced SP. Which allows it to also play other games using the relavent GBA SP cartridge. Watch the video after the launch to see this amazing little cabinet in action.

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YouTube Unveils Its New Cosmic Panda Experience

Google are always experimenting with new innovations within their products and this week they have rolled out a new YouTube experiment called the Cosmic Panada. The new update named Cosmic Panada has been created to help make your YouTube experience a little slicker allowing you to control the layout and style of your viewing experience within YouTube.

YouTube’s Cosmic Panda interface loses the white background and replaces it with a much darker grey background to reduce the contrast with the videos and enables a much more intuitive way to search arrange and watch your channels. Videos are now available in three sizes rather than two, together with a full screen option.

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Mac OS X Lion, New MacBook Airs Coming Next Week?

We are still waiting to find out when Apple will release Mac OS X Lion, we had heard it would be this week, but now it looks like it may launch next week, possibly the 14th of July and we may also see the new 2011 MacBook Air’s next week.

According to the guys over at 9 to 5 Mac, Apple has some ‘overnights’ for its stores planned for the 13th of July, they usually refresh store display to get ready for a new product launch the following day during these ‘overnights’ so they could be getting ready to release OS X Lion on the 14th of July.

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