Lego iMac Blueprints Released By Chris McVeigh

If you area a Mac fan but cant quite afford to buy a new Apple iMac, or just fancy another, you need not worry as Chris McVeigh has designed and created a Lego iMac using Lego Digital Designer.

Chris’s creation stands around 6 inches tall, and 9 inches wide and the blueprints for the Lego iMac are now available on his website, to load into a copy of the Lego Digital Designer.

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HP Veer 4G Now Available From AT&T

The new HP Veer 4G is now available from AT&T in the US, and it costs $99.99 when you sign up to a new two year contract with AT&T, and it features a 2.6 inch multitouch display with a resolution of 320 x 400 pixels.

The HP Veer 4G features a slide out QWERTY keyboard and comes with HP’s webOS 2.1, there is also a 5 megapixel camera, 8GB of built in storage, 512MB of RAM and an 800MHz processor.

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Vodafone Smart Budget Android 2.2 Smartphone Announced

Vodafone has added another budget Android smartphone to their range with the launch of the Vodafone Smart, which is a pay as you go Android handset that will come with Android 2.2 Froyo.

The Vodafone Smart features a 2.8 inch capacitive touchscreen display, there is also a 2 megapixel camera, WiFi and 3G, plus Bluetooth, and according to the Vodafone announcement it will give you the ‘full Android experience”.

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Netflix Soon To Start Streaming Miramax Films

Netflix have today announced they have signed a multi-year agreement with Miramax to start streaming Miramax movies over the Netflix service.

Hundreds of Miramax films will now be joining the Netflix’s Watch Instantly catalog on a rotation basis, and will be able to be watched on multiple platforms, including TV, tablet, computer and mobile phones.

Miramax films include classics such as “Pulp Fiction,” “Shakespeare in Love,” “From Dusk Till Dawn,” “The English Patient,” “Good Will Hunting,” “Bad Santa,” “Scream,” “Spy Kids,” “The Piano” and “Kill Bill”.

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Genius Ring Mouse Arrives In Stores

Genius has this week announced that their new award winning Ring Mouse has arrived in stores and is now available to purchase for around $70. This innovative little mouse simply slips onto your finger and the user then uses their thumb to control their cursor.

The Ring Mouse is equipped with 1000 dpi movement sensitivity, and uses a USB interface for PC connection and communicates via radio waves at 2.4 GHz, with a range of up to 10 meters or 30 feet. perfect for decrete presentation control.

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Panasonic Redesigns Its iPad And iPhone Viera Remote Apps (video)

Panasonic has released a new version of its Viera Remote App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The new remote control application enables you to control Viera TVs over your wireless network (Wi-Fi). Using slide and flick gesture operations, to select channels, switch external inputs, and control the volume without looking at the controller while viewing the Viera screen.

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Parrot Announces AR.Race iPhone App For AR.Drone

We have already seen a couple of iPhone apps for the Parrot AR.Drone, and now it looks like they are getting ready to launch a new iPhone game that will work with Apple’s iOS devices, called AR.Race.

As well as the app, which will be available to download for free, you will be able to purchase a range of accessories which will be needed to play the game, basically some inflatable pylons, and an inflatable donut that let you create your own race track.

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iPad External Storage And Streaming Using Seagate’s 500GB GoFlex Satellite

If you are running low of internal iPad storage and require a little extra external iPad storage to keep your movies and media stored on. You might be pleased to know that Seagate have today announced a new external storage drive added to their range that will allow you to stream movies and media directly to your iPad and Android tablets.

The Seagate 500GB GoFlex Satellite is the first battery-powered external hard drive to wirelessly extend the storage capacity of any Wi-Fi enabled mobile device.

Its fitted with a rechargeable battery and is able to connect to your iPad or Android devices using Wi-Fi over 802.11 b/g/n, and its also fitted with USB 3.0 connectivity to enable fast transfer of media to and from the storage device via a computer system.

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Samsung Unveils Folding AMOLED Screen (video)

Samsung this week has unveiled its development of a new folding AMOLED screen that can be folded and unfolded  at least 100,000 times without leaving any crease marks on the screen.

The newly developed screen uses two AMOLED panels, silicone rubber, and a glass cover along with a modular case. Samsung has been developing the technology since 2008 and you can see their first prototypes in the video after the jump, which clearly show a seam within the screen.

Samsung AMOLED Folding Screen

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Samsung Galaxy Devices Getting Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Last week we heard that the Samsung Galaxy Tab was getting the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update, and now Samsung has confirmed that a number of devices in their Galaxy range should shortly receive Android 2.3 Gingerbread.

Among the devices to get Android 2.3 are the Samsung Galaxy S, the Ace, the Gio, the Fit and the Samsung Galaxy Mini, as well as the Korean Samsung Galaxy S, K U and Galaxy A smartphones.

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Eton Raptor Solar Survival Tool (video)

Looking for a multifunctional solar powered survival tool? If you are the Eton Raptor which was showcased at CES this year, is now available and might well be worth a look.

The compact design combines a compass,altimeter, barometer, thermometer, chronograph with an alarm clock, multiband radio with AM, FM, shortwave, NOAA weather alert, an LED flashlight and even a bottle opener.

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