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Marvell moves into eight-core 64-bit mobile processors

Going to battle with rivals, Marvell launched its eight-core 64-bit Armada mobile processor today.<p>The new chip will bring it into competition with rivals such as Qualcomm and Nvidia, and it shows that mobile devices will soon use the same kind of processors that form the foundation of data center …

BMW i5 With Hydrogen Electric Fuel Cell In The Works

As well as the BMW i3 and BMW i8, the company also has another eco friendly car in the works, the BMW i5, and now we have some more details about the …

BlackBerry Classic Smartphone Now Available for Preorder

BlackBerry has released their latest smartphone – <b>BlackBerry Classic</b>, and the <b>smartphone</b> with a physical QWERT keyboard has been available for …

480GB USB 3.0 Thumb Drive? Yes Please

I use flash thumb drives for precisely one purpose these days – taking a PDF boarding pass to the local print shop. That doesn’t stop me being impressed with Edge’s new DiskGo Sonic USB 3.0 Flash Drive, though, which is a super-fast SSD drive in the form of a USB stick.<p>I doubt I’ll be getting one …

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Baidu Eye Is China's Answer to Google Glass, Company Confirms

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. And Baidu, a Chinese-language search engine, has taken the phrase to heart, producing Google …

Google Glass for Cops: Taser's Plans for Wearable, Real-time Police Tech

Taser International, the company that popularized the use of stun guns in everyday police work, is set to experiment with where Google Glass might take law enforcement. The company’s co-founder and CEO, Rick Smith tells us that Taser has been accepted onto the Glass Explorer program and is excited …

How Much Would It Cost to Be Iron Man 3 in Real Life?

It would cost $10 billion to fund superhero Iron Man's lavish high-tech lifestyle in <i>Iron Man 3</i> — about $9 billion more than past films.<p>Fictional …

Automatic Connected Car System Delayed Until August

Automatic introduced its Automatic Link connected car system in March of this year, promising to ship out the app and the Bluetooth adapter beginning in May.<p>The system includes a plug-in adapter that is designed to read data from a car's onboard diagnostics, turning nearly any car manufactured …

Bublcam Is A 360º Camera That Can Stream Immersive, Spherical Video In Real-Time

Meet Bublcam: a 360 degree camera made by Canadian startup Bubl that lets you capture spherical panoramas of what’s going on around you — either as still photographs or spherical video that allows you to swipe around and explore the scene. The camera can even stream video in real-time over Wi-Fi, …

Weekly Innovation: Paper Notebooks That Become Digital Files

Each week, we highlight an innovation you might not have heard of yet. This week's innovation is a twist on something invented thousands of years ago: paper.<p>The St. Louis-based team of Marshall Haas and Jon Wheatley are selling classic, quality-made hardbound notebooks. But there's more. After you …

A Laptop Charger The Size Of A Smartphone Charger

Using MIT Tech, the Dart is a laptop charger that is four times smaller than the bulky power brick you’re carrying with you now.<p>Thanks to solid state storage technology and super-efficient chips, our laptops are thinner than ever before. Why can’t the same be said for the enormous laptop chargers …

Rocki Transforms Old Speakers Into Smartphone-Ready Audio Devices

It looks like a rock and it turns any normal speaker into a wireless speaker, but the Rocki is more practical tool than cute gimmick.<p>The Rocki was …

Why Google Glass Should Lose the Camera

I love Google Glass the way it is, and love the camera. But I also want people to understand Google Glass in particular and wearable computing in general. Right now, Glass is widely misunderstood.<p>The problem is that the existence of Glass’s camera is distracting everyone, and causing the public to …

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Samsung 'Galaxy Glass' wearable reportedly set for September reveal

As the purveyor of smartphones, TVs, fridges, ovens, and even kitchen sinks, Samsung couldn't possibly let the opportunity to create smart glasses pass it by. A new report from the <i>Korea Times</i> cites unnamed Samsung officials who claim the company is presently developing a competitor to Google's …

Report: Samsung could launch “Galaxy Glass” smart glasses at IFA

Samsung is reportedly developing smart eyewear, with a target launch at the IFA Berlin show in September.<p>According to an unnamed company official cited by the <i>Korea Times</i>, Samsung hopes to benefit from an early mover advantage in the budding wearable devices industry and is currently developing a …

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