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Amazon Takes Its Two Kindle Fire HD Models Global, Now In 170 Countries

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Amazon today took one more step in its strategy scale up its Kindle Fire tablet business. The company announced that it will now sell the two higher-end versions of the device, the Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HD 8.9″, globally: pre-orders in 170 countries begins today with the first...
Amazon Takes Its Two Kindle Fire HD Models Global, Now In 170 Countries
New York Times releases Google Glass app for early adopters

New Chevrolet Spark ad touts Siri Eyes Free integration

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Just over a month after its first models with Siri built in became available, Chevrolet has begun touting the compatibility with Apple's digital assistant in a new ad campaign featuring the iOS eyes free feature....
New Chevrolet Spark ad touts Siri Eyes Free integration

Stephen Elop Only Has A Few Months Left To Fix Nokia (NOK)

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HELSINKI/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Stephen Elop only has a few months to show he can turn Nokia around if he is to survive but the new smartphone is unlikely to woo customers back from Apple and Samsung. Investors and analysts say the chief executive has until early 2013 to prove he...
Stephen Elop Only Has A Few Months Left To Fix Nokia (NOK)

India's $35 Aakash Tablet Comes Apart

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Months after India's healthily anticipated $35 tablet was first unveiled, its owners are embroiled in a spat that is raising questions about its future.A $35 Indian Aakash tablet may turn out to be a pipe dream after all. In the most recent twist in the development of the unbelievably cheap...
India's $35 Aakash Tablet Comes Apart

New iPad buyers face online delays as Apple struggle with demand

www.guardian.co.uk
People ordering Apple's new iPad online face a four-day delay due to overwhelming demand for the devicePeople pre-ordering Apple's new iPad online to avoid the release-day crowds at stores will have to wait longer to get their hands on the devices.Apple says that due to high demand, it has been...
New iPad buyers face online delays as Apple struggle with demand

Porsche 918 Spyder prototype returns to the road with polished black and white shell

www.engadget.com
It may not be the first time Porsche's 918 plug-in hybrid has had a chance to flex its 770 horse power for the camera, but when we last saw the pricey insanely expensive speed demon strut its stuff on record, it certainly didn't look like this. The freakish prototype...
Porsche 918 Spyder prototype returns to the road with polished black and white shell

Nvidia touts its place in the Tesla Model S

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Tesla chose Nvidia's Tegra processor to power the Model S' dashboard electronics, the first models of which will be delivered on Friday. [Read more]...
Nvidia touts its place in the Tesla Model S

Pandora hits 53.3m monthly listeners as Mazda is announced as its latest automotive partnership

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Back in March, music recommendation service Pandora promised to release monthly audience metrics, as it looks to woo potential advertisers with its figures. True to its word, it has been doing just that. It declared 49m active monthly listeners for February, representing 975m listening hours. This rose to 51m and...
Pandora hits 53.3m monthly listeners as Mazda is announced as its latest automotive partnership
Trying to have it all: Acer's Timeline M5 gaming Ultrabook
MediaTek aims for low-end smartphone market with new Cortex-A9, Android 4.0 platform
Aspirational asteroid miners promise 'space selfies' in $1 million Kickstarter campaign
Leap Motion and HP to embed gesture controls in PCs

Valve partner Xi3 taking pre-orders for $999 'Steam Box' gaming PC

www.geekwire.com
Two months ago at the Consumer Electronics Show, hardware manufacturer Xi3 and Valve announced a “development stage system optimized for computer gameplay on large high-definition television monitors” — essentially, a device that can run Steam-based games on your TV. Now, the hardware codenamed “Piston” is now available for pre-order for $999. Those who place...
Valve partner Xi3 taking pre-orders for $999 'Steam Box' gaming PC

Computer built into a guitar amp

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The OPC guitar amplifier from Orange comes with a built-in computer. It'll be released in June. As a fully fledged computer it has 4GB DDR2 RAM, 500GB Hard Drive, Intel chips, Windows 7 x64 home premium, 8 x USB2.0 ports, is Wi-Fi enabled and has an integrated GeForce 9300 graphics...
Computer built into a guitar amp

Low-End Chipmaker MediaTek Hits Dual-Core Milestone

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MediaTek, the Taiwanese chipmaker best known for its inexpensive chips for smartphones says it is ready with its first dual-core processor. While names like Qualcomm, Texas Instruments and Nvidia are the ones most often associated with Android devices, MediaTek has been a leader in the lowest end of the Android...
Low-End Chipmaker MediaTek Hits Dual-Core Milestone

Hasselblad stops production of V System cameras after 17 years

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Almost by definition, Hasselblad is a company steeped in tradition -- it's hard to be ultra-trendy when your camera systems cost as much as a new car. We shouldn't be surprised, then, that the company is only just getting around to halting production on its last V System camera,...
Hasselblad stops production of V System cameras after 17 years
Google shifts focus of hacking competition to Chrome OS as Chromebooks grow in popularity

ZTE to ship some of the first Tegra 4 phones by mid-2013

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When NVIDIA unveiled the Tegra 4 last month, there were questions as to when it would ship in a phone, or whether it was bound for phones in the first place. ZTE has settled that question with plans to be the first company shipping Tegra 4-packing smartphones. The Chinese...
ZTE to ship some of the first Tegra 4 phones by mid-2013
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