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NZXT hosts rave in your PC case, charges $33 for entry

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You've got the music, the air conditioning, and the chemicals. All you need now is Hue -- an RGB case light controller from NZXT that fills up a spare drive bay with dials to set the color, brightness and pulsation of a bundled two-meter, 24-LED light strip. Fake some...
NZXT hosts rave in your PC case, charges $33 for entry

Philips Hue LED bulbs get wireless iOS control

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Philips revealed a new product on Monday with the Hue LED lightbulb system. It will be sold exclusively at Apple stores starting on October 30, with a kit that includes three bulbs and a Wi-Fi bridge that connects to a router or as individual bulbs. Users can then control the...
Philips Hue LED bulbs get wireless iOS control

Lego-powered M&M sorter pleases your palate's imagination (video)

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While it's nothing more than a placebo, believe it or not, some people actually argue over which color M&Ms taste better. If the latter speaks to your spirit and you're tired of manually filtering unwanted sweets from your holiday spread, then you might be in luck. A crafty tinkerer...
Lego-powered M&M sorter pleases your palate's imagination (video)

Sprint confirms HTC EVO 4G LTE in white, battle of exclusive phone colors rages on

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Not to be outdone by that red Galaxy S III over at AT&T, Sprint has confirmed that its inadvertent ad posting wasn't just a fluke: it's bringing out a white version of the EVO 4G LTE. Strictly speaking, it's more of a aluminum-with-white-accents trim, but we'll let that slide...
Sprint confirms HTC EVO 4G LTE in white, battle of exclusive phone colors rages on

Ambify, A Music App For The Philips Hue Lighting System, Shows The Potential Of The Connected Home

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This embed is invalid The Philips Hue lighting system is pretty neat on its own – it lets you control lighting in your house from your iPhone or iPad, adjusting bulb color and brightness remotely via your Wi-Fi network. Ambify is a new app from Stuttgart, Germany-based developer Kai Aras...
Ambify, A Music App For The Philips Hue Lighting System, Shows The Potential Of The Connected Home

E3 2012: Orgarhythm – dance action meets real-time strategy

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And the prize for the strangest game I've played at E3 so far goes to this unlike combination of real-time strategy and rhythm actionOdd genre combinations can really work – see the wonderful Puzzle Quest which seamlessly marries the match-three puzzler with the role-playing adventure. The latest example is Orgarhythm,...
E3 2012: Orgarhythm – dance action meets real-time strategy
Google launches the “power of the internet” campaign
Philips Hue Lightning Review: Your Lamp's Not Worthy

Call in podcast: Chromebook screenshot tips and the Facebook phone

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Ready for another edition of the weekly call-in show where we answer your tech questions? We kick things off with expectations of Facebooks’s new phone and software and then get right into your questions. Several Chromebook topics come up as well as a tough choice between two new flagship phones....
Call in podcast: Chromebook screenshot tips and the Facebook phone

Brazilian 'iPhone' Trademark Lawsuit Ends With Apple and IGB 'Close To Settlement'

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Forbes reports that Apple and Brazilian company IGB have agreed to end their lawsuit over the iPhone trademark in Brazil, and are close to reaching a settlement agreement.According to Brazil's largest daily, Folha de São Paulo, both companies have agreed to end the lawsuit over iPhone and come to some...
Brazilian 'iPhone' Trademark Lawsuit Ends With Apple and IGB 'Close To Settlement'

Google Play gets a bright new look in latest redesign

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale The first thing you’ll notice about the latest version of Google Play is how bright it is. You may have already forgotten, but the previous version of Play was dark — too dark, and somewhat ugly and cluttered. With...
Google Play gets a bright new look in latest redesign

LG's 5-inch Optimus Vu shipping soon in white (in Korea, at least)

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Just under two months after LG's Optimus Vu got priced for the hometown market, in flies news that another hue will soon be on those very same shelves. The 5-inch, 4:3 ratio'd Android smartphone will soon hit South Korea in white, purportedly targeting the "younger" market -- you know,...
LG's 5-inch Optimus Vu shipping soon in white (in Korea, at least)

White Nokia Lumia 800 hits Australia in March

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Nokia will launch its Lumia 800 Windows Phone in Australia come March, with the existing black, cyan and magenta variants joined by a white model. Offered on Australian carriers Optus, Telstra, Vodafone “and all major retailers” no pricing for the Lumia 800 has been announced, but the smartphone will come complete with...
White Nokia Lumia 800 hits Australia in March

Apple Is Going To Sell App-Controlled Light Bulbs (AAPL)

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The Apple Store is going to start selling Hue light bulbs exclusively beginning tomorrow, reports Mashable. These Wi-Fi-enabled light bulbs can be controlled with a smartphone app. It's a cool entry-level project for those interested in home automation. Anywhere your phone has Internet connectivity, you can control the lights in...
Apple Is Going To Sell App-Controlled Light Bulbs (AAPL)

Yahoo Employee Makes A HOPE Poster With Marissa Mayer's Face Instead Of Obama's (YHOO)

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There are posters hanging on the walls of Yahoo's Sunnyvale headquarters. They depict the company's new CEO, Marissa Mayer, in the style of Shepard Fairey's iconic "Hope" poster. It's done in shades of purple--which is Yahoo's signature color, and also happens to be Marissa's personal favorite hue. That speaks to...
Yahoo Employee Makes A HOPE Poster With Marissa Mayer's Face Instead Of Obama's (YHOO)

Philips hue: the 'world's smartest' LED lightbulb that saves you time during Red Alerts

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Historically, altering the lighting color of a room required draping a gossamer-thin cloth over a lamp or buying a new bulb from the store. Philips has sought to solve that most taxing of first-world problems with the hue, a smartphone-controlled LED bulb that can cycle through shades at your...
Philips hue: the 'world's smartest' LED lightbulb that saves you time during Red Alerts
Philips selling colorful Wi-Fi lightbulbs exclusively through Apple
Save the woolly ones in Oh! Sheep

White Nexus 4 now available in US Google Play Store and T-Mobile

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It's just a new hue for a seven-month-old phone, but there are still a few Nexus 4 enthusiasts who are ecstatic that a white version has finally been released. It officially launched two days ago in Hong Kong, but it's now hitting the US Google Play Store, as well...
White Nexus 4 now available in US Google Play Store and T-Mobile

The app-controlled smart home is now a reality

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Intelligent, digital control of the environment around us has long been an uphill battle, with HVAC, lighting systems, and home automation being relatively recent innovations. In the past decades, our homes have become both increasingly comfortable and complex, but now we’re finally getting to the point where that comfort and...
The app-controlled smart home is now a reality

CSS filter effects get GPU-accelerated in Chrome

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Have you ever wanted to apply Instagram-like filters to HTML elements? Well, now you can. The CSS Filter Effects specification, which is backed by Adobe, defines a mechanism for applying common graphical filters to Web content. It can be used to adjust brightness, saturation, hue, and contrast. It can also...
CSS filter effects get GPU-accelerated in Chrome

Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 land stateside on AT&T's 4G LTE network

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Surprise, surprise -- well, not really. Nokia's Lumia 920 and 820 will be making a splash stateside on AT&T's lineup with the former as an exclusive. Like most of the carrier's other announcements as of late, there's no concrete ship date set for the devices outside of a November...
Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 land stateside on AT&T's 4G LTE network

Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 land stateside as AT&T exclusives

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Surprise, surprise -- well, not really. Nokia's Lumia 920 and 820 will be making a splash stateside as exclusives on AT&T's lineup. Like most of the carrier's other announcements as of late, there's no concrete ship date set for the devices outside of a fall bow. As a refresher,...
Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 land stateside as AT&T exclusives

This color picker's unique, minimal interface is surprisingly intuitive and useful

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Color is easily one of the most prominent elements of design, but color pickers tend to be rather mundane tools — nothing like the physical process of mixing inks or paints. Not everything out there is dull, however: we’ve spent time looking at unique color tools before, including services like 0...
This color picker's unique, minimal interface is surprisingly intuitive and useful
The changing hue of movie posters
Eucalyptus updates cloud platform in open source mold
Philips Hue customizable LED light bulbs offer 16 million colors, starter kit costs $199

Samsung Galaxy Note II gets pretty in pink, makes Hello Kitty proud

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To say that we've covered many, many rosey devices around here still wouldn't do the statement justice, so don't mind our slight excitement after seeing the Galaxy Note II show up wearing a very pink outfit on Samsung's Taiwanese site. Clearly, the phone tablet slab looks to follow in...
Samsung Galaxy Note II gets pretty in pink, makes Hello Kitty proud

Get Ready For Apple's Cheap iPhones, Colorful iPhones, And iPhone 5S Due In July

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Red and yellow and pink and green: What hue would you choose for your low-cost iPhone? If recent rumors hold, this is a choice you'll soon be making. Fresh chatter in the iPhone world has stirred up a couple of old rumors: There's a cheap iPhone due soon and,...
Get Ready For Apple's Cheap iPhones, Colorful iPhones, And iPhone 5S Due In July
Android is just the beginning: How Bluetooth is preparing for the internet of things
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