Where else but Middle Earth where an Elven wraith is capable of making its way back from the realm of the dead in order to stay in the body of a Ranger. This unholy alliance would then empower said possessed Ranger with the kind of strength as well as powers to obtain the very same revenge than he is so thirsty for against the orcs who stripped away all that he had – his family, especially. I suppose folks like this Ranger and Kratos should form some sort of social club to talk through their feelings of rage.

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sfo sightBeing blind is definitely no fun at all, as losing one’s sight could prove to be a huge inconvenience when it comes to getting around. San Francisco International Airport (SFO) intends to make life easier for blind travelers by introducing a new pilot program in 2014 which could assist them in their navigation throughout the terminal, all with the assistance of beacon technology.

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popeye bbm stickerStickers can be quite fun to have on a messaging product, and as we all know, BBM stickers have done pretty well on the iOS platform this year. After all, isn’t a picture worth a thousand words? This makes stickers easier to convey a particular message or emotion instead of typing it out. Well, a new bunch of BBM stickers has already arrived in the BBM Shop, and this time around, folks would gain access to Popeye stickers. Yes, the sailor man with an affinity for spinach will grace your BBM-enabled devices.

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next gen mars roverNASA is certainly interested to find out what is happening, as well as what has happened on other planets in the past, with Mars being one of them. Having put their Curiosity and record breaking Opportunity rover there before, this does not mean the brains over at NASA have stopped coming up with new rovers for the future. In fact, their upcoming rover to Mars is said to boast of half a dozen wheels with the ability to carry out experiments there.

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amazon appstore 565x640There is nothing quite like seeing the country in which you live in gain access to a particular online service or app store. As for Amazon’s Appstore, more joy will be arrive on the doorsteps of another 41 territories across Asia, Africa and Oceania, which would mean the total number of markets where Amazon is currently offering apps to a whopping 236 – which is close to the whole world already.

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xiaomi mi 4 640x426When it comes to selling a product, there is no better way than to blow your own trumpet – that is, the speed at which a particular device would actually sell. It seems that the folks over at Xiaomi might be in a spot at the moment, having blown their own trumpet about selling out their supply of Xiaomi Mi3 smartphones in a matter of just 40 minutes in India. How about having sold 10,000 of Xiaomi Redmi Notes in just one second? The Taiwan Fair Trade Commission (FTC) will open an investigation into such claims after receiving complaints.

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usb plug n preyThe next time someone passes you a USB flash drive to plug into your computer, you might be a wee bit more wary. After all, researchers have successfully reprogrammed USB flash drives in order to have them infect computers on the quiet. According to the researchers involved, they claimed to have reprogrammed some USB flash drives’ firmware with malicious code, and this code will run via the gadget’s micro-controller in order to install malware on a computer as well as redirect network traffic without the victim being any wiser for it.

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playon wpFor those who are not in the know, PlayOn will deliver the wonders of streaming TV right to the big screen itself, as well as on computers. In fact, PlayOn will feature apps for just about any kind of platform that a customer would want, where users are able to make use of the service in order to check out their favorite TV shows regardless of where they are, although select channels will require some sort of subscription. Windows Phone has finally caught up with other platforms, Chromecast included, having seeing the PlayOn app debut on it.

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nokia teslaWe do know that Microsoft is not content to rest on their laurels, otherwise the company would not be where it is today. Having said that, their Windows Phone smartphones continue to see a portfolio expansion even in the months ahead, with some of the upcoming devices being given codenames – and one of them would be the Nokia Tesla. The Nokia Tesla is said to be the future Nokia Lumia 730/830, where it is tipped to arrive on AT&T when it finally rolls out to the masses.

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nflWhen it comes to the world of sports, you know for sure that winning plays a very important role, although it is not everything despite what many people think. The pressure to win has led some athletes to take short cuts – such as drugs and match fixing, while those who prefer the old school route would settle for hard work, plenty of training, psychology conditioning, and a little bit of luck when the situation to create history comes knocking on their doors. Technology, too, has helped athletes improve their game. Case in point – 17 NFL stadiums will make use of receivers as well as RFID tags integrated within the player’s shoulder pads in order to track one’s movement.

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