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Leo Xavier


Google Glass Controlled Flying Drone (Video)

Take a look at how developer Blaine Bublitz is using his Google Glass to control a Parrot AR Drone.

Smartphone Processor Coated With Wax

In the future, smartphone processors might arrive coated with wax for enabling better heat absorption. Aims To Connect Everyone Around The World (Video)

A number of big technology companies, including Facebook, Nokia, Qualcomm, and Samsung, have come together to create which aims to make internet available to everyone around the world.

Introducing the Hot Watch Smartwatch (Video)

We are hearing the first impressions about the Hot Watch smartwatch and the device seems to be quite impressive.

iPad Helps Doctor Complete Liver Surgery

The Apple iPad and an augmented reality app have helped surgeons in Bremen complete a liver surgery.

Take A Look At The Gold iPhone 5S (Video)

The rumored golden version of the Apple iPhone 5S has been spotted in leaked images. And we have a video which shows a phone casing, said to be that of the iPhone 5C, being tested for scratch resistance.

LG Working On Tablet, Phablet, Smartwatch And Firefox OS Device

LG is reportedly working on releasing a tablet, phablet, smartwatch and a Firefox OS device in the future.

iPhone 5S And 5C Release Update

The Apple iPhone 5S and the cheaper iPhone 5C could be released in the US on September 20th.

Smartphones With Quad HD LCD Displays Coming Soon

LG Display has unveiled their Quad HD 2,560 x 1,440 smartphone screen, and it looking absolutely stunningly beautiful.

Wacom Cintiq Companion Tablets Now Available For Pre-Order (Video)

Wacom’s new high-end Cintiq Companion and Cintiq Companion Hybrid tablets are now available for pre-order.

Study Appears To Have Found A New Treatment For Parkinson’s Disease

Scientists appear to have come a step closer in developing an effective new treatment for Parkinson's Disease.

Moto X Custom Engravings Option Pulled

AT&T customers won’t be able to find the custom engraving option while designing their Moto X handset on MotoMaker. Motorola has pulled the option due to quality issues.

Google Glass Might Track Your Eyes

Google has been granted a new patent for "pay-per-gaze" advertising which involves using a Google Glass-like sensor to track a consumer’s eyes.

Apple iPhone 5S Fingerprint Sensor Confirmed?

Newly leaked images showing what are supposed to be internals of the upcoming iPhone 5S appear to be suggesting the existence of a fingerprint scanner on the device.

Sigmo Language Translator (Video)

Sigmo is a small device which will connect to online language translating services via your smartphone.

Motorola Skip NFC Accessory Will Make Logging in Easier For You...

Motorola’s Skip NFC-based tag will allow you to get to Moto X’s homescreen without the need for typing in the passcode.

KGI Analyst Suggests Some Possible iPhone 5S Specs

Here’s a look at what all things Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5S is expected to come equipped with - at least according to one analyst.

Take A Look At A Personalized Moto X (Video)

Take a look at a video showing a personalized Moto X which has been made via the Moto Maker.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 With Snapdragon 800 For AT&T

AT&T will reportedly get the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 which boasts a Snapdragon 800 CPU. And we are also hearing about an octa-core Exynos 5420 powered version of the device which is headed to many countries around the world.

Smartphones Now More Popular Than Feature Phones

The latest data from Gartner suggests that the sales of smartphones have overtaken those of feature phones. Android is leading the smartphone race with Samsung as the biggest supporter for Google’s mobile OS.

Hyetis Crossbow: A $1,200 Smartwatch With 41MP Camera

Say hello to the Hyetis Crossbow, an impressive Swiss-made smartwatch which features a 41-megapixel camera, a touchscreen, and more.

CheapCast: Convert An Android Device Into A Chromecast Receiver (Video)

The CheapCast application will bring Chromecast functionality to almost any Android device.

Samsung SCH-W789 Hennessy For China

We have been hearing a lot about a new flip phone from Samsung, and now the Android clamshell from the company has become official. The Samsung SCH-W789 Hennessy is everything that all the rumors said it would be and the company has also revealed a bit more.

What Happens When The Xbox One Is Overheated?

Xbox One is capable of regulating its power by itself if it overheated. This might come as a major relief for Xbox 360 owners considering the Xbox One.

How Astronauts Will 3D Print In Space (Video)

Astronauts aboard the ISS will soon be able to use a 3D printer to print equipments and parts.

NVIDIA SHIELD Sold Out Already; OTA Update Now Available

NVIDIA SHIELD reportedly has already been sold out. The company has released a software update for the gaming handheld which will fix the audio lag issue of the device.

HTC $1 Billion Ad Campaign (Video)

HTC’s new “Change” ad campaign will include ads starring Robert Downey Jr. But will these ads be helpful for the company to become more popular?

Xbox One: You Can Turn Off Kinect Completely

There won’t be any need for the Kinect while using the Xbox One console, but Microsoft still doesn’t have any plans to release a Kinect-free Xbox One package.

Holho: Change Your Smartphone Or Tablet Into A 3D projector (Video)

Holho converts your smartphone or tablet into a 3D projector.

Google Glass Will Cost More Than $299

According to sources apparently close to Google's Glass team, the Google Glass will come with a price tag more than $299.

LG G2 With Removable Battery And Micro SD Slot For Korea...

Unlike the international version of the LG G2, the Korean version of the device has a removable battery and comes with support for microSD cards.

Apple iPhone 5S And 5C Might Get Unveiled On September 10

We have seen the Lumias, the S4s, the new LG device, and the latest HTC handsets. But probably one of the most anticipated devices that has yet to be unveiled is the successor to the iPhone 5, maybe to be called the iPhone 5S, and the cheaper iPhone 5C.

Next-Gen Nexus 10 To Be Made By Asus?

Thought that Sammy would be the maker behind the next-gen Nexus 10? Think again. Asus will reportedly be manufacturing the next-generation Google Nexus 10 tablet.

Daily Deals: Hisense Android Tablets For $79 And $129

Hisense Android tablets, the Sero 7 Lite and Sero 7 Pro, are getting a price cut. The tablets are now available for $79 and $129 respectively.

Amazon Android Gaming Console Might Arrive Soon

We know how popular the Ouya is and therefore it won’t be a surprise when we hear that more companies are interested in bringing out their own Android based gaming console. We earlier told you that Google could be working on one, and now it appears that Amazon might have something up it's sleeves as well.

NASA’s Europa Mission (Video)

NASA is planning to land a robot on Europa, one of Jupiter's four largest satellites. Robert Pappalardo of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory explains.

Ubuntu Edge Smartphone Unlikely To Enter Production

It seems that Canonical’s Ubuntu Edge project is struggling to achieve their funding goal at indiegogo.

Moto X Could Launch On Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, And T-Mobile On...

The latest info suggests that the Moto X will be launched on all major US carriers on the 23rd of this month. That's only two weeks away!

Rehabilitating Stroke Victims With Video Games

There are many therapies used for rehabilitating stroke patients such as constraint-induced movement therapy, mental practice and more. Now it looks like we are about to see another, quite different approach. Doctor Debbie Rand from Tel Aviv University has been looking into interactive video games as a new therapy for helping stroke victims with their recovery.

Xbox One: Xbox Live Gold Subscription Required For Many Key Features

According to Microsoft, you will be required to get a $59.99 (for a year) Xbox Live Gold subscription to have access to many of the online features for the Xbox One - not that anyone should be too surprised.

Oculus Rift Cover Shooter Game Is Impressive (Video)

As if we weren't already impressed by all the wonderful things that we could do with the Oculus Rift headgear (check out here, here and here), now we have the "Hydra Cover Shooter" demo from Australian developer Teddy Lipowitz.

Remotte: An Accessory For Google Glass (Video)

Since Google Glass’ popularity has been on the rise, it certainly won’t be a surprise when companies come out with products to go with the search giant’s wearable tech. One such accessory is Remotte, which will be a Bluetooth joystick for the Glass.

ABC’s Star Wars Live-Action TV Show in the Works

ABC has started talks with Lucasfilm regarding a Star Wars live-action TV series.

HTC One Max Phablet Spotted

Take a look at the upcoming One Max, the 5.9-inch phablet from HTC.

Square Enix’s Guardian Cross Available On Android For Free (Video)

Square Enix’s trading card role-playing game Guardian Cross is now available on Android for free.

Latest Info On Samsung Galaxy Note III And Gear Smartwatch

A hint from Samsung is suggesting that they are planning to reveal their Galaxy Note III phablet on the 4th of September in Berlin. We also have the latest info regarding the company’s rumored Samsung GEAR smartwatch.

80% Of Smartphones Shipped In Q2 2013 Run Android

According to the latest data, 80 percent of smartphones shipped in the second quarter of 2013 were running Android.

Go Home Fish You’re Drunk… But At Least You Aren’t Afraid

A team of researchers exposed zebrafish to ethanol to find out how the fish reacted to a robot Indian leaf fish after getting drunk.

New Google Nexus 7 Drop Test (Video)

How well does the new Nexus 7 handle drops? According to a vid from Android Authority - not so well.

Samsung GEAR And Galaxy Note III To Be Unveiled On September...

It looks like IFA will not only see the announcement of the Galaxy Note III, but a new rumor indicates they will also unveil their smart watch - the Gear.