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Tamagotchi celebrates its super sweet 16 with an Android app, Ferrari cake nowhere in sight

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In celebration of 16 years of Tamagotchi, Namco Bandai has cooked up a new mobile app based on the brand's original virtual pet. Free to download from Google Play, this piece of '90s nostalgia has been re-imagined with new features like color, improved image resolution and Facebook sharing. Fancy...
Tamagotchi celebrates its super sweet 16 with an Android app, Ferrari cake nowhere in sight

Disc drive: researchers make case for HIV diagnosis by DVD

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Scientists have shown that modified DVDs can be used as cheap diagnostic tools for biological analysis in poor countriesResearchers have turned conventional DVDs into portable and cheap diagnostic tools for developing countries, and are now adapting their prototype into a workable medical device.A team led by Aman Russom of the...
Disc drive: researchers make case for HIV diagnosis by DVD

Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite e-reader starts shipping today, available with Wi-Fi and 3G

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Amazon’s new Kindle Paperwhite starts shipping today, the company announced. The e-reader is available in two versions, including 3G-connected model, which customers can order now on Amazon’s site. Both models boast higher image resolution, with “62% more pixels, 25% higher-contrast, patented built-in front light, 8 weeks of battery life and...
Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite e-reader starts shipping today, available with Wi-Fi and 3G

Tired of vintage photo effects? Turn your pictures into abstract works of pixelated art instead

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As much as I love vintage photo filters and film-styled effects, there’s only so many ways to make a photograph look nostalgic, and that’s why I love it when developers push themselves to break the mold. But given the massive success of photo effect apps and the giant that is Instagram (which...
Tired of vintage photo effects? Turn your pictures into abstract works of pixelated art instead

Researchers max out image resolution with 100,000 dots per inch printer

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Say hello to the future of high-resolution printing. Researchers at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star) in Singapore have created a printer capable of spitting out images with 100,000 dots–per-inch resolution (dpi) – a big improvement over the 10,000 dpi in current inkjet printers. To do this, the researchers had to go small. Within each colored...
Researchers max out image resolution with 100,000 dots per inch printer
Google unveils a more beautiful, reliable, and faster image search with inline results and metadata

Apple Aims to Prevent Blurry or Underexposed iPhone Photos with Automatic Image Buffering and Comparison

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A newly-published patent application from Apple discovered by AppleInsider describes methods that would allow an iPhone to buffer a series of photos before the user presses the shutter button for the device's camera and then automatically select the best one. It is not uncommon for camera-shake or a less than...
Apple Aims to Prevent Blurry or Underexposed iPhone Photos with Automatic Image Buffering and Comparison
New T-Mobile myTouch smartphones only shoot 3.9 megapixels, not 5 as advertised
500px Debuts ‘Plus’ Paid Membership Plan To Go Head-To-Head Against Flickr

Coub's Gif-Like Looping Musical Videos Start To Pick Up Real Traction

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While other file formats have faded, the lowly Gif has stubbornly stayed alive for more than 25 years through sites like Tumblr. Other apps like Vine and Cinemagram have also popped up to support the short-looping video. Coub is doing the same and it’s starting to pick up some...
Coub's Gif-Like Looping Musical Videos Start To Pick Up Real Traction

CFOs get bill shock too: Wandera lands $7M to optimize mobile data for enterprises

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Mobile data optimization is by no means a new business. Ever since the advent of the iPhone, startups and big network equipment makers alike have promised to transrate, compress and cull extraneous video frames, image resolution and Java script from congested mobile networks. Invariably those companies have targeted the mobile...
CFOs get bill shock too: Wandera lands $7M to optimize mobile data for enterprises
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