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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.

The Greatest App Ever: Food Allergy Tester for your Smartphone

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At the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, they have developed a device they call the iTube. Associate professor Aydogan Ozcan was tasked as the team leader. This is a groundbreaking system that turns your average smartphone into an allergen sensor. Prior to this technology, detectors were large and very complex. The iTube is a system that the average person can use, and lives will be saved.

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Nokia to Release Update to Fix Nokia Lumia 920 Camera Issues

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While the Lumina 920 is a solid phone overall, its biggest draw is the PureView rear camera capability. The camera is amazing at image-stabilization and low light but has been receving complaints about daylight phots being blurry. It is reported that Nokia will be changing the camera software for the 920 and will hopefully resolve some of the issues in an upcoming update.

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Rumored iPad Mini 2 in the Works, will have Retina Display

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Creators at Apple are evidently already working hard on a new higher resolution and lighter version of the iPad mini. This report comes from the Apple rumor mill DigiTimes, though it isn't the first time we've heard it. Keep in mind that DigiTime's record for getting things right is certainly mixed, though it did recently predict Apple’s addition of retina displays in the Apple Macbook and managed to get it right.

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