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VLC Turns to Kickstarter to Gather Funds for Windows 8 App

The team behind the VideoLAN VLC media player has officially announced plans to develop a native app for Windows 8. Of course building an app for a new ecosystem isn’t free, there is staffing and other expenses to consider. While VLC has traditionally turned to user donations to help fund its endeavors, they are attempting to take this release to the next level by asking for help through a Kickstarter campaign.

Gaming
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With Kickstarter behind it, what next for the Ouya?

The massively successful Kickstarter campaign for the Ouya is over, and man what a hit this little box has been so far. After thirty days, the Android-powered gaming console managed to get over 60,000 backers and a total pledged amount of $8,596,475.

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Kickstarter Rules

The basis that Gizmodo has chosen to blacklist the creative community Kickstarter is laughable and should really have us take a closer look at the ethics and morals of Gawker media as a source of information.

Android
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Meet Nextbit Robin – The First Cloud Based Android Smartphone

Long gone are those days when the smartphone market was just dominated by a few big names. Today, the smartphone industry has become a multi-billion market with lots of new players racing each other to take the top spot. Visionary and experienced people guided by a mission of providing a unique smartphone that boasts of […]

Bevel, a New Device in Town, Can Help Your Phone Become a 3D Scanner

We’ve seen 3D printing technology . People have printed almost everything in 3D, from cups and cars and we can certainly tell you that this technology is here to stay. However, like any other amateur technology, 3D capturing and printing devices that are available right now are either too expensive or a lot complicated when it’s […]

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Initial Impressions of the UBIK UNO: An Affordable Flagship Phone

Every year scores of new phones are launched. While some turn out to be flagship phones of big manufacturers, others simply belong to the budget-conscious mid-segment phone market. However, in this ocean of cellular devices, some phones gain a lot of attention and popularity because they combine the features of both these segments – features […]

Initial Impressions of the UBIK UNO: An Affordable Flagship Phone

Every year scores of new phones are launched. While some turn out to be flagship phones of big manufacturers, others simply belong to the budget-conscious mid-segment phone market. However, in this ocean of cellular devices, some phones gain a lot of attention and popularity because they combine the features of both these segments – features […]

News
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Initial Impressions of the Z E1: World’s Smallest 4K UHD Camera

Every one of us has cherished that joy of clicking a picture and telling ourselves as what a brilliant shot that is. That’s why more and more people tend to switch to better cameras over a period of time. This is exactly why leading camera manufacturers are facing a stiff competition between themselves which ultimately […]

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NASA file image shows Buzz Aldrin on the moon next to the Lunar Module Eagle...This NASA file image shows Apollo 11 U.S. astronaut Buzz Aldrin standing on the Moon, next to the Lunar Module "Eagle" (R), July 20, 1969. Apollo 11 was launched forty years ago today on July 16, 1969, and carried astronauts Neil Armstrong, who was the Mission Commander and the first man to step on the Moon, Aldrin, who was the Lunar Module Pilot, and Michael Collins, who was the Command Module pilot. Armstrong took this photograph.    REUTERS/Neil Armstrong-NASA/Handout    (UNITED STATES ANNIVERSARY SCI TECH IMAGES OF THE DAY) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS
Smithsonian Seeks Crowdfunding to Preserve Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit

If you have ever wondered as how you can contribute in preserving a relic of the US history, now is your chance. The Smithsonian recently launched a Kickstarter campaign so as to the gain support of the people for the restoration of Neil Armstrong’s Apollo 11 spacesuit so that it can be displayed at the National […]

Android
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Big Surprises at Sony’s E3 Press Conference

The ‘Zero Day’ at Sony’s E3 Press Conference started off quite well! Rising amidst the budding expectations, Sony announced a couple of news that created a roar in the market. From the nearby future of A La Carte service that will be coupled with its PlayStation Vue streaming channels to the re-release of the ‘The […]

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Anker to offer Fresh Range of USB-C Cables and Accessories for MacBook!

Be on the territory of your competitor, provide affordable solutions to their users and stand tall with innovation range of products every time – this is the little story of Anker, a company that provides premium-quality backup batteries and accessories for the buyers of MacBook. Anker, the popular accessory maker, is back- and this time, […]

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Omate TrueSmart In Trouble?

The Omate TrueSmart is an interesting looking smart watch but it might have one big problem: it may not arrive with Google Play Store support as promised.

Android
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Amazon Android Gaming Console Might Arrive Soon

We know how popular the Ouya is and therefore it won’t be a surprise when we hear that more companies are interested in bringing out their own Android based gaming console. We earlier told you that Google could be working on one, and now it appears that Amazon might have something up it’s sleeves as well.

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Get Rid of Rockets with HyperV Slingatron Space Launcher

Working to significantly reduce the potential costs of space travel is the Slingatron space launcher from HyperV Technologies Corporation from Chantilly, Virginia. Instead of using conventional rockets that simply propel you toward the stars, it is a “mechanical hypervelocity mass accelerator.”

Android
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Ubuntu Edge Hits $3 Million In A Day (Video)

The good looking device that you see above is the Ubuntu Edge, a ‘super-phone’ powerful enough to give you a full Ubuntu desktop when connected to an external monitor. Now Canonical is looking for YOUR help to make this phone a reality.