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Battlefield 4 teaser trailer revealed ahead of Gamescom

By T3 Online<p>Electronic Arts have released a teaser trailer for Battlefield 4 ahad of their appearance at Gamescom later this week<p>The trailer, …

How Orange is the New Black is keeping the buzz alive

Without a doubt, the Netflix (s NFLX) original series <i>Orange is the New Black</i> has been one of the big summer success stories, across the board, and …

AirCast for Android sends local or cloud videos to Chromecast, test it out now

ClockworkMod dev Koushik Dutta has teased us with a few interesting ways to get our own media streaming on Chromecast, but now he's actually releasing one to the public. AirCast runs on your Android device and streams video from the gallery, Dropbox or Google Drive to Google dongle, with playback …

Switched On: Windows ReTreat

<i>Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology.</i><p>Today's hottest and best-selling tablets and smartphones have one thing in common: they are powered by ARM processors. Offered in such variations as NVIDIA's Tegra, Qualcomm's Snapdragon, Samsung's Exynos and Apple's …

Tomorrow's cities: Do you want to live in a smart city?

<b>How do you fancy living in a city with which you can interact? A city that acts more like a living organism, a city that can respond to your needs.</b><p>Around the world such cities are already being built, from Masdar in Abu Dhabi to Songdo in South Korea. Now the chaotic city near you may be in line …

Goldfinger: The Next iPhone

“Gold? All over?” M asks James Bond upon hearing how Jill Masterson died in 1964’s <i>Goldfinger</i>. While Bond goes on to explain that the gold coating on Ms. Masterson caused her to die of “skin suffocation”, the same fate will not befall the next iPhone. But only because the iPhone will not require …

Microsoft Explains Outlook.com Outage

Those who use Outlook.com may have run into a few problems earlier this week when the system went down. Microsoft explained today that it all started …

How would you change LG's Optimus L7?

When we reviewed LG's Optimus L7, we compared it to BMW's 328i, saying that it was pitched as an entry-level car that could satisfy power-hungry buyers -- but really, that was very unfair on the vehicle in question. The problem with this particular phone is that while it promised to be a stylish …