Microsoft Lumia 532 Budget Handset Announced

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We just saw the new Lumia 435 Windows Phone smartphone from Microsoft and now the company has launched another budget handset, the Microsoft Lumia 532.

The Microsoft Lumia 532 comes with a 4 inch WVGA display with a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, the device is powered by a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor and also comes with 1GB of RAM.

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Photon Elephant Raspberry Pi 3D Printer OS And SDK (video)

Photon Elephant 3D Printer OS

Makers, hobbyists and developers that enjoy building devices using the Raspberry Pi mini PC and are considering creating or have already built their very own 3D printer. May be interested in a new hardware and software combo created by Photon Elephant that offers a unique operating system to control your 3D printer.

Photon Elephant has designed an SDK to use a Raspberry Pi to control your 3D printer’s user interface and stepper motors, as well as making it easy to add your own features and customisations.

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Microsoft Lumia 435 Smartphone Announced

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Microsoft has announced its latest Windows Phone smartphone, the Microsoft Lumia 435, the handset comes with Windows Phone 8.1 and it is designed to be a budget smartphone.

There will be both single SIM and dual SIM versions of the new Lumia 435 smartphone from Microsoft, and the handset is powered by a dual core 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor.

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PlayBox Combines Xbox One And PS4 Consoles In One (video)

PlayBox Combines Xbox One And PS4 Consoles

Ed Zarick who in the past has created portable gaming systems based on Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PlayStation 4 in the form of the XBookOne and PlayBook 4.

Now he has taken his creativity one step further and created the PlayBox which combines both a PS4 and Xbox One into one portable laptop style gaming console. Watch the video below to learn more about this awesome and very unique combination games console system.

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New Samsung Galaxy Tab And Galaxy Note Tablets In The Works

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We are expecting to see a number of new devices from Samsung at Mobile World Congress next month, including the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones, and now it would appear that we may also see some new tablets.

Some details have been revealed of a new range of Samsung Galaxy Tab and Samsung Galaxy Note tablets, and there is a possibility that these devices could be announced next month.

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2016 Toyota Tacoma debuts in Detroit

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Trucks are big sellers in the US and other parts of the world and there are only a few mid-size offerings left on the market today. Toyota has the most popular mid-size truck with its Tacoma. The automaker unveiled the updated 2016 Tacoma this week in Detroit and the truck looks really cool.

Toyota fans can get the truck with a 3.5L V6 engine rather than the 4.0L V6 that was in the previous version of the truck. The new 3.5 V6 has 279hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. The popular TRD Off-Road version of the truck also gains a Multi-Terrain Select system that allows the driver to change between different settings for the brake and throttle sensitivity to make the truck easier to drive in different terrain.

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NEEO Home Automation And Thinking Smart Remote Blasts Past Pledge Goal (video)

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The new home NEEO home automation system we featured yesterday here on Geeky Gadgets has launched over on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website today, and has already blasted past its $50,000 pledge goal, raising over $130,000 from 565 backers with still 29 days left of the project to run.

NEEO is a new thinking smart remote and home automation system, that has been designed to provide a simple way to connect and control all the devices within your home.

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Sony PlayStation Anniversary Sale Starts Offering 60+ Discounted Games

PlayStation Anniversary Sale

As most gamers will already know it has been 20 years since the original PlayStation launched back in on December 3rd 1994 in Japan. To celebrate this auspicious occasion Sony has now started its PlayStation Anniversary Sale.

Offering 60+ celebrated PlayStation games across the entire range of PlayStation hardware at special discounted prices with up to 75 percent off some titles for PS Plus members, for PS4, PS3, PS Vita, PSP, PS2 Classics and PS1 Classics and 60 percent off for non-members.

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Apple Is Suing Ericsson Over Mobile Patents

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Apple is no stranger to lawsuits, the company has faced a number of lawsuits over the last few year, they have also sued a number of other companies, including Samsung over mobile patents.

Now Apple is suing Ericsson over mobile patents, the new lawsuit is alleging that Ericsson is charging excessive royalty fees for patents related to LTE technology.

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Sony Considering Selling Its Mobile Business (Rumor)

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Sony is making a loss in certain parts of its business, this includes its mobile division and also its TV division, and now the company may be looking into selling these off.

According to a recent report by Reuters, Sony’s CEO, Kazou Hirai and his team are looking into the possibilities of either selling off these two loss making divisions or looking at joint ventures on them with other companies.

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Xbox One February Update Preview Now Available (video)

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Xbox One owners are sure to be interested to know that the February Update Preview for Xbox One is now available and includes new updates to the user interface and features within Microsoft’s console.

In the video below Larry Hryb from Xbox Live’s Major Nelson site interviews Richard Irving from the Xbox Engineering team, to reveal and discuss more about what you can expect in the latest February Xbox One update.

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