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Brett Widmer

I am just a regular guy, have a fulltime job, play drums in a metal band (Ashes of Abaddon) and in my freetime (yeah right!) do freelance writing.

Sony Rumored to Reveal Xperia Z and ZL at CES

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Recently, there have been many factors pointing to the idea that Sony is planning to officially reveal a pair of brand new 1080p 5 inch smartphones at CES 2013 next week. Now it seems that some official press releases of the Xperia ZL and Xperia Z have hit the net, found directly on Sony's website.

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App Logs Reveal iPhone 6 and iOS 7?

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It appears Apple is at it again, according to The Next Web, Apple Inc is testing a new version of its iOS software.

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Samsung on Pace to Exceed 10 Million in Note 2 Sales

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Since Samsung’s launch of the Galaxy Note II last September, it has been nothing less than a huge success. In South Korea alone, there have been more than one million sales. This only one month after Samsung had announced global sales reaching and exceeding five million units.

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Photo of Samsung’s Smart Tango Corner Sweep Vac for CES

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Thanks to some “leaked” photos on Flickr, it is known that Samsung is going to release a new model to its robotic vacuum line. This tease, leaked or released, by Samsung shows The Smart Tango Corner Clean robot that has the standard circular design, but also has one other little feature.

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Will Samsung Release a Transparent TV at CES Next Week?

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Samsung is apparently planning on revealing a television at CES 2013 that will take TVs to the next level: see through.

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New High Res Photos of the BlackBerry Z10

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This weekend, some more high resolution pictures of the upcoming BlackBerry Z10 model were leaked. The BlackBerry Z10 is the new all touch screen Blackberry device, and their attempt to modernize the Blackberry brand.

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Hover Cars Possible? New Magnets Can be Controlled by Light

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Our wait for hover cars may finally be coming to an end thanks to reasearchers at the Japanese Aoyama Gakuin University. A breakthrough has been made in realtime control over magnetically levitated disks by using only light. The team recently disclosed study results that show the motion of a graphite disk being controlled by the use of a laser.

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“Touchy” Claims to Make Anyone a Human Camera

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So I'll ask the obvious question, Have you ever wanted to be a camera? Yeah me either, however Hong Kong's Eric Siu thinks you should at least give it a go with his new invention, Touchy.

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Netflix Set to Share Watched Video History Via Facebook

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For some time now, Netflix has wanted to integrate social media into their customer's video watching experience. That has been prevented due to the United State's Video Privacy Protection Act. The bill prevented companies from sharing customer's watched videos without written consent from the customer.

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Fujitsu to Release Phone for Seniors in the US and Europe

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Fujitsu has revealed plans to release its Raku Raku phone for seniors in the United States and Europe.

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Nokia Lumia Prices Continue to Fall

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The Nokia Lumia 820 and 920 were released to the U.S. market just a few months ago now, but as The Wall Street Journal reports, their starting prices are already dropping quite significantly.

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GMail Extends its Free Calling for 2013

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Google has announced Wednesday that users of Gmail in the United States and Canada can continue to get free calling for the next year for free.

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LG Set to Release Line of Google TVs First Half of 2013, Unveil at CES 2013

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LG has announced it will release a brand new line of Google TVs with 3.0 software starting in 2013. These very sleek and slim TVs will come in sizes ranging from 42 inches to 60 inches.

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Google Nexus 10 Supply Scarce

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Wanting to get your hands on a Google Nexus 10 for the holidays? You are not alone, and unfortunately it seems you won’t be able to snag one in time.

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Acer Rumored to Release $99 Tablet Next Year

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According to supply chain makers in Taiwan, Acer will soon release the Iconia 1, a 7 inch Android tablet with a bargain price of only USD $99. Supposedly this tablet will come sometime in the first 3 months of next year.

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