Plugaway Affordable Smart Home Automation Using Your Smartphone (video)

Home automation is becoming easier and easier thanks to advances in technology and more powerful mobile phones. John Storm from Torrap now wants to make it even easier and affordable to automate your home using Plugaway and your smartphone as the remote.  Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Plugaway project and see it in action.


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Warhammer 40,000 Space Wolf Teaser Trailer Released (video)

Fans of the awesome Warhammer 40K universe are sure to enjoy this brief teaser trailer which has been released for the upcoming Warhammer 40,000 Space Wolf game expected to officially launch in the second quarter of 2014.

The Warhammer 40,000 Space Wolf game has been created by the Games Workshop and developer HeroCraft and was first unveiled back in August of this year. Check out the video after the jump which reveals the abilities and characters you’ll be able to play with in-game.

Warhammer 40000 Space Wolf

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Create Your Very Own Thermal Imaging Camera With An Arduino Nano (video)

If you enjoy creating projects using the Arduino platform you might be interested in this awesome thermal imaging camera which has been created using an Arduino Nano development board and a few other components.

The Arduino Nano thermal imaging camera has been created by user Kaptein QK over on the EEVblog community forum and uses an IR temperature gun bought from eBay. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the thermal imaging camera project and see it in action.

Thermal Imaging Camera Arduino Nano

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Grand Theft Auto Online Content Creator Demonstration Leaked (video)

Gamers looking forward to playing with the new Grand Theft Auto Online content creator might be interested in this new one minute video which has been leased providing a quick glimpse of the mechanics behind the new feature.

Rockstar is expected to roll out the Grand Theft Auto Online Content Creator to players sometime next year, but as yet no official release date has been announced by the developer.

Grand Theft Auto Online Content Creator

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Raspberry Pi Apple iBeacon Created Using £12 Bluetooth 4.0 USB Dongle (video)

If you are intrigued by the new Apple iBeacon device which is now gone live within Macy’s to test location specific discounts that will be made available to customers as they enter certain areas of the store.

You might be interested in this project which allows you to create your very own Apple iBeacon device using a Raspberry Pi mini PC, thanks to Tony Smith from The Register.

Raspberry Pi Apple iBeacon

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SunFriend UV Monitoring Wristbands (video)

If you are off somewhere warm or live were the sun shines all day long, you might be interested in this handy gadget in the form of the SunFriend UV monitoring wristbands with have been created to track the actual UVA+B that you are exposed to.

The SunFriend UV monitoring wristbands are currently over on the Indiegogo website and have been created to provide an easy way to monitor your exposure to the suns harmful rays. Watch the video after the jump to see them in action and learn more.

UV Monitoring Wristbands

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Apollo Technical Pen, Stylus And Drafting Scale (video)

If you are looking for a quality designs technical pen and tablet stylus, which is combined with a drafting scale you might be interested in the new Apollo Technical Pen.

The Apollo Technical Pen is currently over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website looking to make the jump from concept into production and has been designed by engineers Pranay & Paul based in New York in the U.S.

Apollo Technical Pen

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Misfit Announces Shine Android Fitness Tracking App And New Features For All

Misfit the manufacturer and designer of the button sized fitness tracker that we have featured here on Geeky Gadgets in the past, have this week announced the incoming arrival of a Android application that will connect to their newly updated Shine device.

Misfit has also announced they have made a number of new updated to the Shine software in version 1.6.0 which brings with it new social features. The new Shine fitness tracking software update is now available to download for free.

Misift Shine

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Foaster iPhone Charging Toaster Is Perfect For Your Kitchen (video)

If you are looking for a slightly quirkier way too charge your shine new Apple iPhones, you might be interested in this humorous Foaster charging toaster, which has launched over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website.

The Foaster charging toaster has been design to manage your charging cables and make it easier for you to easily charge and sync if required your iPhones. Watch the video after the jump to see it in action.

Foaster Charging Toaster For Your iPhones

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arkOS Raspberry Pi Operating System Creates A Secure Self Hosted Cloud (video)

If you own a Raspberry Pi mini PC and would like to host your own website, email, “cloud” and more from the security of your own home. You might be interested in a new operating system designed to run on the Raspberry Pi called arkOS.

arkOS founder Jacob Cook started work on the arkOS when Google pulled to plug on its handy RSS Reader service, which Jacob relied on heavily. Now Jacob has an ambitious plan to replace Google services with Raspberry Pi servers running his arkOS.


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PlayStation 4 Launch In Rome With Laser Light Show Looks Awesome (video)

Gamers waiting for the launch of the new next-generation Sony PlayStation 4 games console in Rome, were treated to a spectacular laser show put on by Sony to start their European PlayStation 4 launch. Check out the videos after the jump to see Rome’s historic Castel Sant’Angelo light up.

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