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eBay auction for rare video game nears $100,000

<b>A rare video game has attracted a bid of $99,600 (£65,600) in an eBay auction.</b><p>The auction for the "factory sealed" 1987 Nintendo Entertainment System game called Stadium Events is due to end on Friday.<p>The seller claims its authenticity has been verified by a video game authority in the USA.<p>One …

Fund this: Kraftwerk mobile charger puts a power plant in your pocket

It may look like a typical battery pack, but this little fuel cell can recharge an iPhone up to 11 times. There's just one problem.<p>With most mobile chargers, you're lucky to be able to recharge your phone two or three times before the charger itself needs recharging. And to do that, you need to …

Batteries

How to watch Apple's iPhone event live

Don't miss a beat of the action when Apple announces its new devices. Here's how you can tune in and watch the event live.<p>Apple sent out invitations to the press for a special event on September 9 in Cupertino, California. The company is expected to announce two new iPhone models and quite possibly …

NASA tested an impossible space engine and it somehow worked

If the tests of the Cannae Drive technology hold up, a trip to Mars could take weeks instead of months<p>NASA has been testing new space travel technologies throughout its entire history, but the results of its latest experiment may be the most exciting yet — if they hold up. Earlier this week at a …

Ron Marz to Write New JOHN CARTER: WARLORD OF MARS Series

<i>Press Release</i><p><b>Dynamite Entertainment is proud to announce a brand new chapter in the history of Edgar Rice Burroughs creation, John Carter: Warlord of</b> …

'Final Fantasy VI' Review - Pure Magic(ite)

For a lot of gamers growing up in the 90s (myself included), <i>Final Fantasy VI</i> was the pinnacle of the “golden age” of 16-bit RPG. An epic, …

9 Utterly Ridiculous Conspiracy Theories

Moon landing deniers have nothing on these people.<p>From lizard people to the Denver airport being a portal to Hell, some of our favorite far-out conspiracy theories.

Sinister Gamepad With ViviTouch HD Feedback (video)

Gamers looking for a customisable controller might be interested in the new device called the Sinister Gamepad which has been designed to provide …

Sleep Under the Stars with the Cosmos Bed

Ever wish you could sleep under the night sky from the comfort of your own bedroom? The Cosmos Bed design by Natalia Rumyantseva adds a canopy of …

New Apple TV hardware references already appearing in iOS 7 builds

We reported last fall that a revamped Apple TV set-top-box is in the works, and then we learned earlier this year that the new box would likely be introduced in the first half of 2014. Sources said at the time that the new model would be redesigned (at least on the inside) and would sport new …

FAVI Radio-Free iPhone SpeakerStand Is Perfect For The Kitchen

The FAVI may look kind of dumb, but I have a use-case for it right now: Whenever I play music or podcasts in my kitchen, I use a Bluetooth speaker. This means first getting the speaker to talk to the iPhone, and then it means finding a safe spot in the kitchen where my iPhone won’t get killed by …

Tech Trends

Drool Over The 5.1-Inch iPhone Air With Edge-To-Edge Retina Display 2

We’ve seen concepts of the iPhone Air before, but I can’t think of one I like more — or that I think looks more plausible — than Joseph Farahi’s 5.1-inch iPhone 6 concept. This actually looks like a device Jony Ive could design.<p>Extremely thin — yet not so thin that it would be structurally weak — …

Mobile Technology

Mastering iMessages On Your iPhone: Send Them As A Regular Text Message [iOS Tips]

Not too long ago, there were a couple of iMessage service outages. When that happened, I (and many other folks, I bet) wasn’t able to send out my iMessages. The little red exclamation point would show up, mockingly, and I waited for the service to go back online to send them again.<p>Luckily, there is …

Innolux Will Help Make The iPad Mini 2’s Touch Panel [Rumor]

A new report suggests that the next iPad mini will be getting a new touch panel supplier, and guess what? It’s not Samsung.<p>According to David Hsieh, NPD DisplaySearch Greater China’s VP, the next iPad mini will have touch panels that came, at least in part, from Innolux.<p>According to the <i>Taipei Times</i>:<p>…

iPad Mini

Woz On How Siri Should Work With Third-Party Apps [Video]

Looks like even Steve Wozniak wants Apple to release a Siri API to third-party developers, and he has a pretty good idea how it would work: a lot like AppleScript, basically. For example, to do something in Foursquare, you’d launch Siri, say “Foursquare” and then anything you said after that would …

Apps

Iron Man 3 for iOS hands on with Gameloft at GDC 2013

Iron Man 3 is coming to movie theaters everywhere this may, and coming with it is Iron Man 3 for iOS by Gameloft. Simon and I had a chance to go …

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