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World’s Fastest Electric Motorcycle on Video

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The high-pitch sound of electric motors whirling is almost like a jet engine, at 190mph the unofficial world record was set, not too bad for a bunch of battery packs.

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DoD Releases iPad app for DVIDS

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Our good friends over at the Department of Defense (DoD) who's chief aim is to protect the nation has deployed a new app. Ever wanted to be tapped in to the DoD's Video and Imagery distribution system? Well, there's an app for that.

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iPad 2 Challenger: Android Honeycomb ASUS Eee Pad Transformer available to US late April

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If you're on the fence about going Android, still considering the iPad 2, but haven't made a commitment just yet then maybe you should ponder things over for a little while longer. The UK and Taiwan release of the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer were a success; it shortened supply (doesn't this always happen) for the rest of the world. Now with an end of April release, the $400 Android 3.0 (honeycomb) iPad challenger is set to make its debut to the US.

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ConSpin Controls Your Home With Android

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Why would someone put Android on a remote control? Well, simple, because they can. Conspin, a Korean manufacturer of home entertainment products has unveiled their Android tablet-like universal remote.

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Confirmed: Apple Policy Fails to Determine Eligibility of MacBook Pro NVIDIA GPU Problems

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In July 2008 Nvidia admitted a high failure rate in some of their graphics processors due to a "packaging defect." Hold up now, this reason is not explained in much detail beyond that. But many technicians are attributing this problem to improperly applied heat-transfer material (that silver gook that allows thermal energy to transfer from the chip to your heatsink and cooling fan.) The faulty Nvidia GeForce 8600M GT graphics processor was the GPU chip affected and the problems inevitably resulted in the loss of video or the inability to boot your MacBook Pro entirely. Again, they say a "packaging defect" was the problem. Would it be safe to say the MacBook Pro is the packaging? Nvidia was unavailable to comment on this "packaging problem" as they do not discuss agreements about their hardware partners.

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Apple iBoy parody video is not far from the truth

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This iBoy video was released by the Israely TV series Eretz Nehaderet (Wonderful World), and now, its surfaced on YouTube allowing for the rest of the world to see. The parody is about a family who brings the new iBoy home to later neglect their children

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SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket To Carry 117,000 Pound Payloads In 2013

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Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX), a private company who plans to make Space exploration commercial, recently successfully launched the Falcon 9 rocket. Their most recent plan is to build the Falcon Heavy; the world's largest rocket ever made capable of carrying a payload of 117,000 pounds.

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Sprint To Compete Against Isis: NFC In 2011, Google Bank?

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NFC capable devices are ramping up and soon you will be able to wave your mobile at a teller to complete a purchase of goods. Sprint, the third largest wireless carrier in the US, has told Bloomberg they plan to beat AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon to the NFC game by launching as early as this year.

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Help Revive Microsoft’s Courier On The iPad

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I was quite upset when the news came that Microsoft killed the Courier project. I did not cry, but I felt the way I usually do when Microsoft gives up on something great, heavily disappointed. Steve Jobs always comes through to ease my pain with something new.

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4.3.1 Jailbreak Untether Released: iPad 2 Users Left Hanging

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i0n1c, a German-based security researcher released the much awaited 4.3.1 jailbreak and untether exploit early this morning. The only thing left out is that the iPad 2 is not exploitable. The reason being, Dev-Team reports, is that the iPad 2 is "not susceptible to either limera1n or SHAtter bootrom exploits."

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GMail Gets Spatial Tracking Motion Gestures

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Google has enhanced GMail with a new April 1 offering. The high-tech GMail Motion system was designed so you can control Gmail with your body. Using your computers camera and spatial tracking technology, you are able to now look like a complete dork while responding to email.

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Oh Snap! Cases By OtterBox

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OtterBox has come out with an innovative new case for your mobile device, the Oh Snap! series uses advanced snap-mold manufacturing to create a protective cushion of air around your precious device.

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Robotics Genius Creates Tupperware AirSoft Turret

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Our friend Chris at pyroelectro.com sent in this DIY sentry gun turret that uses a simple airsoft gun and a tupperware container found at your local big box store.

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Bass Monster Returns: 20,000 Watt Car Stereo Destroys Phonebook

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How much bass is too much bass? According to Steve Meade, there's never too much. His company decked out an 01 Tahoe with four 18-inch subwoofers, 26 smaller speakers consisting of 10 6-5-inch mids, and 10 1-inch tweeters to pack 20,000 watts of phonebook shredding, ear destroying, bass pounding power

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Apple iPad 2 Review

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Many expected the original iPad to be released with the features the iPad 2 finally came out with, though it took Apple nearly a year after to bring that seemingly basic feature –- a camera -- to reality. But those critical of Apple for their slow moving product releases need to keep one thing in mind, it’s all about the money. Apple, alongside millions of developers single handedly kick started a $2B industry that barely existed before; the tablet computing market.

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