It seems that today's Apple special event could turn out to be quite interesting, as well some new iPods and a possible new Apple TV, it seems that Apple has signed a deal with a number of studios to allow $0.99 TV show rentals through iTunes. According to the WSJ, both Fox and ABC have agreed to offer $0.99 TV show rentals through iTunes, which could see popular TV shows … [Read more...] about Apple To Announce $0.99 iTunes TV Rentals Today?
Today Target has announced that it will soon be selling Facebook Credits Gift Cards which makes it the first high street store to sell the product. The Facebook Gift cards are expected to be available in values of $15, $25 and $50 and is an important move for the social networks virtual currency that it hopes will make up to one third of Facebooks revenue in the next year. … [Read more...] about Facebook Credits Gift Cards Soon Available From Target
Swype a new method of inputting text on a touch screen device has now arrived on Symbian devices. Swype allows you to enter a word by sliding your finger or stylus from letter to letter, you only lift your finger between words. It uses error correcting algorithms and a language model to guess the word intended. It allows users to input words faster and easier than other … [Read more...] about Swype Arrives On Symbian Touch Phones
Darpa's has started a new security project that it hopes will stop the release of sensitive military documents to WikiLeaks or other foreign governments. The new project named CINDER now has Peiter “Mudge” Zatko. One of the hackers of Boston’s L0pht collective, who famously told a congressional committee in 1998 that they could shut down the internet in 30 minutes. Who was … [Read more...] about Darpa’s Star Hacker Ordered To WikiLeak Proof Pentagon
The X-Frame electric folding car concept was recently unveiled at the Good Design Expo 2010 in Japan and has brought a new meaning to compact cars. The prototype is capable of changing its shape to suit different environments and speeds and could be a urban mobility innovation to solve large city transportation problems. … [Read more...] about X-Frame Electric Folding Vehicle Brings New Meaning To Compact Car
One of the most popular games on the iPhone and iPad is Angry Birds, and it is definitely one of the best games available on the platform. Good news for all the Android owners out there, as the developers have announced it will soon be available on Google's Android platform. … [Read more...] about Angry Birds Beta Coming To Android This Week
As well as announcing the new Motorola Milestone 2 for Europe, Motorola is launching another new Android smartphone, the Motorola Defy. The Motorola Defy is designed to be dust proof, water resistant, and it features a 3.7 inch WVGA display, plus a five megapixel camera with an LED flash, and comes with Motorola's MotoBlur user interface (UI). … [Read more...] about Motorola Defy Rugged Android Smartphone
According to the FT, Sony is about to launch a new music service to take on Apple's iTunes. If the rumor is correct, then we should hear something later today. Apparently the service will revolve around Sony's PS3 games console to start with, and it could then be rolled out to their range of Vaio computers and notebooks, as well as Bravia TVs and Sony Ericsson mobile phones. … [Read more...] about Sony To Launch New Music Service To Take On Apple’s iTunes?
The European version of the popular Motorola Droid 2 has just been announced, and just like the previous version it will be called the Motorola Milestone 2 in Europe. The Motorola Milestone 2 will come with the latest version of Google's Android OS, Android 2.2 (Froyo), and will features a 3.7 inch WVGA multi-touch display, a new QWERTY keyboard, and the ability to be used … [Read more...] about Motorola Milestone 2 (Droid 2) Gets Official In Europe
In just afew hours Apple are holding their iPod music event where they will announced this years range of iPods. One thing we have been hearing about for some time is that Apple intends to inject some life back into their Apple TV, with a new cheaper model that may be unveiled today. Bloomberg are reporting that the new Apple TV will include movie streaming from Netflix, and … [Read more...] about New Apple TV To Feature Netflix Streaming?
Epson has launched two new HD video projectors at IFA 2010, the Epson EH-R4000 and the Epson EH-R2000, both models make use of Epson's new 3LCD Reflective technology which is designed to bring improvements in contrast ratios and picture quality. The Epson EH-R4000 features a contrast ration of 1,000,000:1 whilst the EH-RE2000 features a contrast ratio of 500,000:1, and both … [Read more...] about Epson Launches EH-R4000 And EH-R2000 HD Video Projectors
Today Palm has finally moved it new webOS 2.0 SDK in to a beta version that includes some very interesting features such as advanced multi-tasking, universal search, Synergy and innovative HTML 5 enhancements. … [Read more...] about Palm Unveils webOS 2.0 Beta