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Sony reader app for iPhone and Android about to hit app stores

Kindle’s got one, so does Barnes&Nobel, and throngs of developers have put out various versions. I’m talking about reader apps for smartphones here. Now with more and more books being published as pdfs as well as in the traditiona[...]
Sony reader app for iPhone and Android about to hit app stores
Sony reader app for iPhone and Android about to hit app storesSony reader app for iPhone and Android about to hit app storesSony reader app for iPhone and Android about to hit app storesSony reader app for iPhone and Android about to hit app stores

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Nikon vs Software piracy

Nikon has announced today that it would remotely disable unauthorized product keys for Capture NX, Capture NX 2, Camera Control Pro, and Camera Control Pro 2. Customers having trouble with their product keys are advised to contact Niko[...]
Nikon vs Software piracy
Nikon vs Software piracy

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Japanese Online University Releases iPad App

Softbank Group subsidiary (and unfortunately-named) Cyber University, an Internet-based distance-learning college with a campus in Fukuoka, Japan, have announced the availability of an app for Apple’s iPad that provides access to[...]
Japanese Online University Releases iPad App
Japanese Online University Releases iPad AppJapanese Online University Releases iPad AppJapanese Online University Releases iPad AppJapanese Online University Releases iPad AppJapanese Online University Releases iPad App

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Back to the Mac Announcements

Yesterday, Apple held their “Back to the Mac” media event at their Cupertino, California headquarters. There was a lot of exciting news to be shared as developments had been building up since their last such media event back in June ’0[...]
Back to the Mac Announcements
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Release of Windows Embedded Automotive 7 will transform the in-car experience

Yesterday, at the SAE Convergence 2010 Conference and Exhibition in Detroit, Microsoft announced the availability of Windows Embedded Automotive 7. Windows Embedded Automotive 7 is an industry-leading platform providing integrated serv[...]
Release of Windows Embedded Automotive 7 will transform the in-car experience
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Skype rolls out Facebook-ready 5.0 update

Skype just released the brand new 5.0 version of their popular VoIP software, now with advanced Facebook integration and group video calling up to 10 persons at the same time. All this means that you can now check your Facebook status,[...]
Skype rolls out Facebook-ready 5.0 update
Skype rolls out Facebook-ready 5.0 update

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Media Indexing Program DADapp Launched

Media indexing program DADapp was launched today by Surrey, UK startup DAD Solutions Limited. The program combats “digital overload” by building a locally-saved index collated from multiple pre-selected machines. Along with[...]
Media Indexing Program DADapp Launched

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Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7

Yesterday was the official launch of the much awaited Window Phone 7, the successor and replacement of the ancient and often cumbersome Windows Mobile. Announced yesterday, the new smartphone OS is already setting the tech world afire [...]
Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7
Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7Windows Mobile is dead, long live Windows Phone 7

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Microsoft announces Windows Azure platform will run in Fujitsu’s datacenters

Today Fujitsu and Microsoft announced that Redmond’s latest Could Computing Service & platform, called Azure, will run Fujitsu’s datacenter to provide global scale usage. Fujitsu Ltd. and Microsoft Corp. today announced a new worl[...]
Microsoft announces Windows Azure platform will run in Fujitsu’s datacenters

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Canon offer firmware update for EOS-1D Mark IV and RebelT2i

Canon released the new firmware v1.0.8 for both EOS-1D Mark IV and RebelT2i to fix the problem of unexpected change of lens aperture while shooting movies at manual exposure mode using some Canon lenses including Macro lenses. It also [...]
Canon offer firmware update for EOS-1D Mark IV and RebelT2i
Canon offer firmware update for EOS-1D Mark IV and RebelT2iCanon offer firmware update for EOS-1D Mark IV and RebelT2i

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QNAP New V3.3 NAS Update & QMobile App for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch now available

QMobile App., which allows you to stream the movies, pictures and music on your NAS and play them on your iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch, is now available for free to download on iTunes Store. You can also download QNAP’s latest Turbo NA[...]
QNAP New V3.3 NAS Update & QMobile App for iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch now available

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Fujitsu to let developers test Software free of charge

According to Yahoo News, Fujitsu Ltd will allow software developers to run their programs on its hardware free of charge so that they can examine performance. This decision has been reported as a strategy to boost sales of its low-priced supercomputers.
Fujitsu to let developers test Software free of charge
Fujitsu to let developers test Software free of charge

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Canon offer finger print authentication for their imageRUNNER ADVANCE series

Canon Japan will offer Finger Print Authentication Software developed by Hitachi Software Engineering for their MEAP Advance-enabled imageRUNNER ADVANCE series of multi-functional peripheral devices (MFPs). As you may know MEAP is an a[...]
Canon offer finger print authentication for their imageRUNNER ADVANCE series
Canon offer finger print authentication for their imageRUNNER ADVANCE series

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Sony’s new firmware adds 3-D Sweep Panorama Mode to NEX-3 and NEX-5 cameras

Free to download from Sony’s support page, the new firmware (V02) brings Sony’s latest APS-C size compact shooters,  NEX-3 and NEX 5 3-D Sweep Panorama Shooting Capability and allows you to enjoy your images in 3-D on any 3[...]
Sony’s new firmware adds 3-D Sweep Panorama Mode to NEX-3 and NEX-5 cameras
Sony’s new firmware adds 3-D Sweep Panorama Mode to NEX-3 and NEX-5 cameras

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QNAP new Turbo NAS Firmware V3.3 allow QMobile, HFS+ support and more

QNAP offer a new version of its NAS Management Software with ” the QNAP Turbo NAS Firmware V3.3″  granting a host of new capabilities to its current and Legacy NAS servers. Among the new features are Support for QMobile app[...]
QNAP new Turbo NAS Firmware V3.3 allow QMobile, HFS+ support and more

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New Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new features

Announced to be available from today, the new Firmware 3.40 for PS3 brings such new features to players as: 1) PlayStation Plus, Sony’s new subscription-based service; 2) a new Video editor/uploader to the PlayStation 3′s X[...]
New Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new features
New Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new featuresNew Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new featuresNew Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new featuresNew Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new featuresNew Firmware 3.40 available for PS3, comes with a bunch of new features

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Clarion and Nokia team up to define next-gen in-car infotaintment

Clarion, Japan-based company founded in 1940 and specialized in car audio and electronics, announced today teaming up with Nokia to develop a technology dubbed as “Terminal Mode”. The objective of the technology is the inte[...]
Clarion and Nokia team up to define next-gen in-car infotaintment
Clarion and Nokia team up to define next-gen in-car infotaintment

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Hello Kitty on Tappit: Twitter App for iPhone

“Hello Kitty on Tappit” is a Twitter application offered by Digital Garage Inc on iTunes. It is compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad ( with iPhone OS 3.1.2 or later) and simply adds a “cute” touch to you[...]
Hello Kitty on Tappit: Twitter App for iPhone
Hello Kitty on Tappit: Twitter App for iPhone

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Vudu-enabled Toshiba Blu-ray players and Sanyo HDTV available now

Sanyo and Toshiba officially have joined Samsung, Toshiba and Vizio in Vudu-enabled (the on-demand movie-streaming service) consumer-products bandwagon following the announcement that Toshiba’s BDX 2500 and BDX2700 Blu-ray player[...]
Vudu-enabled Toshiba Blu-ray players and Sanyo HDTV available now
Vudu-enabled Toshiba Blu-ray players and Sanyo HDTV available now

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Pandora comes to your dashboard thanks to Pioneer and iPhone

The recipe is simple: an iPhone, either Pioneer AVIC-Z120BT or AVIC-X920BT in-dash navigation system, and the “PandoraLink for Pioneer” Application from the App Store. With the PandoraLink app made available for free since [...]
Pandora comes to your dashboard thanks to Pioneer and iPhone

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Bluetooth Credit Card swiping and receipt printing for Android Phones

Advanced Merchant Solutions allow Android phone users, particularly, on-the-go merchants very convenient solution to handle payments. They coupled their free software, the Pocket Verifier for Android allowing for online verification of[...]
Bluetooth Credit Card swiping and receipt printing for Android Phones
Bluetooth Credit Card swiping and receipt printing for Android Phones

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Sony PS3 Firmware Update to cause severe headache to US Air Force

You have probably heard about Sony’s recent firmware update (Firmware 3.30)  which nicely prepares your PS3 gaming console for 3D gaming but with it also disabling it to run any OS other than this latest one (GameOS).  It may not[...]
Sony PS3 Firmware Update to cause severe headache to US Air Force
Sony PS3 Firmware Update to cause severe headache to US Air Force

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