Four kilometers underneath the Amazon river is a vast subterranean water source with possibilities we can only begin to imagine. It’s called the Rio Hamza after ½ of the scientific duo who ‘discovered’ the enormous water source using calculations. No Indiana Jones adventure here (i.e. Indiana Jones and The Lost River of Death) but it certainly proves that the Amazon has more than a few secrets.
We’re not going to take any prisoners: Fallout 3 is one of the most insane and brilliant games ever conceived. Aside from reviving the post-apocalyptic genre with a dramatic plot amidst a world filled with mutants and rad roaches, it made all true diehards wish for their own Pip-Boys. Can someone mod an iPhone so that it can be worn on your wrist like a Pip-Boy?
Have you ever wondered why bus, rain and street sweeper simulations are so insanely popular in Germany? Up until now our best guess would have been something in the water, or maybe something to do with incredibly tight lederhosen straps, but now there may be a competing theory. Apparently DOOM and DOOM 2 have basically been classified as porn in Germany for the past decade and a half.
Every entertainment center I have ever owned has been poorly ventilated. If you get a DVR, a game console, and an AV receiver inside a cabinet with doors and only four little holes to let the heat out your gear may not be long for this world. Antec has a new cooling device that looks like ones for notebooks, but this is one just for home theater gear.
Earlier today we heard that HP would be releasing more HP TouchPad tablets in the next few weeks to satisfy the demand for the $99 tablet, now it looks like the last run of TouchPad tablets will be US only.
The guys over at Mobot spoke to HP’s PR agency, and have found out that the last ever HP TouchPad tablets will be available in the US only, so that means no more TouchPad tablets for us here in the UK and Europe.
It looks like Apple is planning on releasing a new web based diagnostic tool for iOS devices, according to a recent report from Hardmac, and the new tool could be used by Apple technicians to diagnose problems with Apple devices remotely.
This would enable Apple to potentially fix any problems with your iOS device over the phone, without having to actually take it into an Apple store fr it to be fixed.
Samsung just announced the US models of the Galaxy S II smartphone, and we recently heard that they would be launching a white version here in the UK, which was expected to be available from tomorrow.
Samsung has just announced that the new White Galaxy S II smartphone is now available in the UK as of today, no doubt this will be popular with Galaxy S II fans.
The guys over at Photo Rumors have managed to get their hands on some photos of the new Fujifilm X10, along with some more specifications, which include a 2.8 inch LCD display, Full HD movie recording an much more.
You can see a couple of photos of the new Fujifilm X10 below, along with some more specifications.
Some of our readers will remember the new LG Thrill 4G which was due to launch on AT&T earlier this summer, good news if you have been waiting to get your hands on one as it will finally be available from AT&T on the 4th of September.
The LG Thrill is the AT&T branded version of LG’s Optimus 3D, and it comes with a 4.3 inch 3D display that can display 3D content without the need for 3D glasses, it will come with Android 2.2.
It looks like HTC is getting ready to launch a new Android smartphone with an even larger display than the HTC Holiday, the HTC Runnymede which is reported to come with a massive 4.7 inch display.
According to a recent report the HTC Runnymede with come with Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread, a single core 1.5GHz processor, 768MB of RAM, 16GB of built in storage plus a micro SD card slot.
Samsung has added another new notebook to its range with the launch of the Samsung Series 7 Chronos, which comes with a choice of either a 15 inch HD LED display or a 15.6 inch HD LED display, both with a resolution of 1600 x 900.
Processing is provided by either and Intel Core i5 or Intel Core i7 processor and it also comes with 8GB of DDR3 1333MHz RA, AMD Radeon HD6750M graphics, a 750GB hard drive.