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Listing for 7-inch ASUS tablet with Bluetooth LE sets tongues a-wagging

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We've been hearing mumblings that the next version of Android will get a new Bluetooth stack with v4.0 Low Energy (LE) goodness for a while now. That, at least, explains why the Nexus 4 and Galaxy Nexus have been re-sent… Go To Full Article

Alienware Updates its Gaming Laptop Lineup

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Alienware, the pioneer in specialty high-performance PC gaming systems, introduced its latest and most powerful gaming laptops with the unveiling of the Alienware 14, Alienware 17 and Alienware 18 at E3 in Los Angeles. The systems feature a bold new… Go To Full Article

Microsoft delays Xbox One launch in Asia by a whole year

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If you thought November 2013 was too long to wait, bear a thought for Asian gamers who will apparently have to wait those six months, plus an additional twelve, to pick up their Xbox One. According to Alan Bowman, Microsoft's… Go To Full Article

Corning's Gorilla Glass might be key to quiet, fuel-efficient cars

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Corning's Gorilla Glass might soon step out of its phone- and tablet-filled lifestyle to explore a bigger part of the jungle. The material -- used thus far to make a plethora of scratch-resistant mobile device screens -- could replace some… Go To Full Article

People love PRISM

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US and UK citizens seem surprisingly relaxed about the news that its government is spying on their internet use. After a defence contractor risked his freedom to expose the quasi-legal government snooping being carried out using PRISM,… Go To Full Article

Cisco inspired by The Big Bang Theory

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While Star Trek fans bang on about how their favourite show inspired mobile tech, Cisco has been taking its inspiration from situation comedy. The Big Bang Theory had an episode where one of the characters built a… Go To Full Article

Scientists working on smart contact lenses

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Although Google Glass has yet to hit retail and flop, scientists are already working on next generation wearable devices and they include smart contact lenses. One of the main problems facing Google Glass is its sheer bulk.… Go To Full Article

Google's Badnews is not so bad after all

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It seems that the world+dog wants to write stories about how bad Google's Android is for malware. Six weeks ago, stories started to appear about malware called "Badnews" which was supposed to be like a Game of… Go To Full Article

Apple fanboys will have to praise Microsoft's Bing

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Software giant Microsoft will be providing the search engine for Apple's Siri. For decades, Apple has seen Microsoft as its number one sparring partner and made its followers chant mantras about how Redmond nicked all Steve Jobs'… Go To Full Article

AMD defectors to Nvidia lose legal challenge

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A group of AMD traitors who crawled across the 38th parallel to join Kim Jensen Huang’s Democratic People’s Republic of Nvidia have suffered a setback in their legal battle against their former employer. The defectors tried… Go To Full Article

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