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Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Lego Tribute

Lego

Gameloft To Soon Deploy Official Game Of 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'

Thumbs up, soldier! Gameloft has just announced that it's set to release the official game of the upcoming Marvel superhero movie "Captain America: …

iPhone 5C catches fire in student's pocket - appPicker

A middle school student in Kennebunk, Maine received second-degree burns after an iPhone 5C in her pocket caught fire. The event hospitalized her, …

Apple, Samsung Draw Up A Refined List Of Infringed Patents Ahead Of Trial

On Tuesday, Apple and Samsung each drew up a list of infringed patents and devices ahead of the pair’s second two-way California patent trial …

Dell Wyse Cloud Connect Android PC Stick Launches For $129

Dell first announced their new Dell Wyse cloud connect device as Project Ophelia and since then have developed the Android PC stick finally launching …

Chrome + LEGO = Build with Chrome

Google has teamed up with <b>LEGO</b> to release <b>Build with Chrome</b>. Now you can build all kinds of LEGO creations via Google Chrome on your computer. If …

Lego

Moshi SenseCover iPhone 5s Case with Touch-Sensitive Cover

Moshi has recently released a unique protective case with a touch-sensitive cover for iPhone 5/5s. If you’re curious, let’s go on checking the</b> …

iPhone

Soccket ball uses gyroscopic mechanism to generate power from soccer play

Way back in 2010 we first talked about a cool soccer ball that was designed to charge your devices using an internal generator. The ball is called …

Batteries

An African messaging app could beat out WhatsApp, Line and WeChat in India

This is what 21st century globalization looks like: Mxit, an African company has just announced its intention to enter the Indian market, taking on established players from the US and newer contenders from China and Japan. Mxit makes a popular mobile messaging app and claims 7.4 million monthly …

South Africa

Angry Birds firm calls for industry to respond to NSA spying revelations

Rovio, the Finnish software company behind the Angry Birds game, has announced it will “re-evaluate” its relationship with advertising networks following revelations that the NSA and its UK counterpart GCHQ have the capability to “piggyback” on the private user data they collect.<p>On Monday, the …

BlackBerry targets developing markets with Gingerbread BBM app

BBM for Android has been installed millions of times since its (bumpy) launch, but that's not enough for the folks in Waterloo. Today BlackBerry has confirmed what many already suspected: it's planning to launch a version of BBM for phones still running Android 2.3 in February. Those first versions …

World's first carbon-fibre 3D printer announced

<b>The Mark One 3D carbon-fibre printer has been announced at the SolidWorks World conference in San Diego.</b><p>The 3D printing industry is just about to …

Apple's iPod: is the end nigh?

<b>Few pieces of technology can genuinely claim to be iconic. But Apple's iPod, first launched in 2001, arguably fits the bill.</b><p>With its distinctive click-wheel design, and those ubiquitous white bud headphones, the iPod brought good looks to portable audio technology - with a "cool" factor not seen …

Is it March Yet?! What an Apple iWatch Might Actually Look Like…

Another day, another Apple leak (hey, iOS in the Car!) AND another Apple mock-up. Today’s comes from interface designer Todd Hamilton and it has our wrists aching for the real deal. Especially if that real deal looks and works… well, exactly like this mock.<p>Appleholics have been on the edge of their …

Mockups

Korean rumor suggests iWatch has 1.5-inch curved OLED, set for summer launch

Korean website <i>DDaily</i> has run and then pulled a story claiming that the iWatch display would be made by LG, and comprises a 1.52-inch plastic OLED (P-OLED) display. P-OLED would tend to suggest a curved display.<p>The report also claims that the smartwatch would enter mass-production in the third …

Google Buys Nest, The $3 Billion Distraction

One of the most surprising things about Google’s purchase of Nest is the price. Over $3 billion! That’s what you’d pay for a fast growing social network. But seriously, Nest hardly has the kind of defensible technology with massive barriers to entry that justifies a $ 3 billion outlay (though …

Nintendo Confirms Wii U Has Flopped, Slashes Sales Forecast By ~70%

Nintendo has confirmed what we knew already: its unhappy controller/console combo, the Wii U, is a flop. The company said hardware sales of the Wii U had failed to reach its target during the year-end, pushing it into a third consecutive annual loss, Reuters reports.<p>“We failed to reach our target …

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' to measure glucose levels

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1044000/1044832_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524627938_ef04d04bf049d8cb6d0a18dc63ff051d<p><b>Google has said it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.</b><p>It uses a "tiny" wireless chip and a …