Author: Andi Sykes

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Japan’s Blackjack Dealing Robot Shows Off the Future Of Gambling

Do you own a busy gambling den and/or casino? Are your staff taking unnecessary “bathroom, breaks”, taking winnings for themselves or cheating the system? Perhaps you just want a more secure, calculating system with little chance of human error? Then what you need is Yaskawa Motoman Robotics new SDA10F blackjack dealing robot. The sophisticated robot […]

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Boost your iPhone 5 battery by 1,700mAh with the Mophie Juice Pack Air

Smart-phones are always getting thinner, faster and better equipped cameras, but what about batteries? With every process upgrade, and increase in RAM, there is a knock-on effect when it comes to battery life, and when you have a built-in battery like on the iPhone 5 this means carrying a charger and hunting for outlets. But […]

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Samsung Exynos 5 Octa chip prototype tablet at MWC

Back at CES, Samsung announced an all new version of the Exynos processor called the Exynos 5 Octa. Simply put, the 5 Octa is a 8-core CPU which will be used in mobile devices from phones and tablets to possibly even Chromebooks, but it’s not all as open shut as that. The Exynos 5 Octa […]

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Knock-off “Samsung Galaxy Note 3” on sale in China

How can a Chinese phone manufacturer produce a clone of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 when it hasn’t been launched yet? In fact is this quad-core, 5.5-inch phablet even really a knock-off in that case? These a questions we don’t know the answers to but at least we know the specs. Under the decidedly Samsung […]

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Google Retail Stores to Open by the End of the Year?

Google has their fingers in many pies, but there might be just enough room for one more in form of physical retail stores. Rumors originally appeared on Friday over at 9to5Google, and were later corroborated by a report on the Wall Street Journal. Both stories cite unnamed sources, but with varying time frames, 9to5Google says we could […]

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‘Back to the Future II’ Hoverboard Up for Grabs On eBay

Do you have $13,000 burning a hole in your pocket, or are you in need of the ultimate belated Valentines gift? If so head over to this eBay listing and pick up this sweet original hoverboard, which featured in the 1989 movie ‘Back to the Future II’. The buy it now price of $12,995 will bag […]

HTC M7 will officially be name the HTC One

Notoriously accurate Twitter tipster, @Evleaks is reporting that HTC will be renaming the M7 as simply the HTC One one the phone is finally launched. Those of us following the news of the new flagship HTC have referred to the 4.7-inch phone by its internal codename, and we have gotten quite use to the HTC […]

Apple Fans are Slacking Off According to Consumer Loyalty Index

If I was to write “Apple sucks” at the start of this very article it would be ridiculous for me to believe there wasn’t at least one Apple fan out there seething in their own corner of the internet telling anyone who listen just how superior the iPhone actually is. However, when it comes down […]

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Microsoft and Huawei Take On the African Smartphone Market

It looks like Microsoft and Chinese phone manufacturer Huawei are gearing up to release a new smartphone for the African market. The Huawei 4Africa phone features a 4-inch screen and 5 mega-pixel rear camera all while managing an extremely affordable $150 price point, without contract. Microsoft also plans to bring Nokia into the game with 2 […]

Apple “iPhablet” to make an appearance in 2014?

Apple is quickly being left behind in the smartphone market due to their continued use of smaller screens, but does this mean that a larger iPhablet is on the way? Barclays Capital analyst Ben Reitzes seems to think so. Although Apple moved from a 3.5-inch display to a larger 4-inch panel on the iPhone 5, […]

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Huawei Ascend P2 caught on camera! Could be sporting an 8 core CPU

Purported photos of the Huawei Ascend P2 have turned up on tech site Gizchina, along with details of a possible 8-core processor and estimated pricing for the new phone. The leaked photos (above) show a phone which closely resembles the renderings which appeared a few weeks ago. Unfortunately the photo of the front is to blurred […]

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Is Google working on Google+ Based iMessage rival?

Reports over at Android Central are suggesting that Google could be working on their very own integrated messaging application. The rumors stem from a screenshot taken of Chrome OS running a never seen before application. From the screenshot the applications appears to be a notification bar allowing Google users to keep an eye on Google+ shares, messages, […]

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HTC M7 Design Leaked via Rendering

The HTC M7 is one of the most anticipated upcoming phones, and one we hope to see at MWC next month, but if you can’t hold on that long to see what the new phone looks like then take a look at this leaked rendering.

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Cellular iPad mini and 4th-gen iPad arriving in China on Friday

China is always a few months behind the rest of the world with Apple releases. The Wi-Fi versions of the iPad mini and 4th-gen iPad only officially went on sale last month, and the data enabled versions are only just appearing this Friday. Both iPad’s will go on sale through Apple stores across China and […]