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Andi Sykes

Andi Sykes it the founder of Gizchina.com. When he isn't writing about gadgets he is usually found in one of the many "phone cities" dotted around China.

Sony rumoured to be testing quad-core Mediatek processors

sony said to be testing quad-core mediatek processors

Taiwan’s Mediatek has had an astonishing year thanks to their range of low-cost, high performance CPU’s. The year started with the company offering the MT6517 single core unit, and has ended with almost every Chinese manufacturer choosing the dual-core MT6577 CPU. It hasn’t just been Chinese brands taking notice of Mediatek of late either. Sharp has recently made a huge push in ...

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Modders rejoice! Google releases factory images for Nexus 4, 7 and Galaxy Nexus

google release nexus factory images

One of the joy's of owning a Nexus device, other than getting the latest OS before everyone else, is the fact that Google offers modders more access and control of these devices in the way of publicly downloadable factory images.

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Dad Builds Flying Drone to Track Kids on the Way to School

drone

Full details of the quadcopter can be seen over at IEEE Spectrum, but basically the drone has been designed to lock on to a GPS tracker hidden in his son's backpack. The drone then follows his son for a set distance ensuring he is safe before returning back to base.

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Wei Sijie 97RT Chinese tablet boasts 2GB RAM and Retina Display

chinese retina display tablet

The third generation iPad might have been the tablet to make Retina displays the thing to have, but it’s not the only device to offer all those eye watering pixels anymore!

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Samsung Beam Projector Coming to a Galaxy Near You

Samsung beam projector

Samsung have decided that every pocket needs it’s own projector, and so are launching their nifty looking Beam Projector.

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