11/08/2013, If you were expecting Apple to announce a gold version of either the iPad Air or iPad Mini a few weeks ago during their latest press conference, you were probably extremely disappointed to see you won’t be able to “get your gold on” as there was no gold color option for either tablet. Lucky for you, Gold Geenie has once again come to the aid to those who would like […]
10/29/2013, We’ve seen 24ct gold versions of popular smartphones in the past from Goldgenie as they’ve previously released an HTC One as well as a real gold iPhone 5s earlier this year. The next device that has received the 24ct gold treatment is none other than the HTC One’s little brother, the HTC One Mini. As was the case with previously released 24ct gold versions of devices, Goldgenie is making the HTC One […]
09/13/2013, Earlier this week, Apple finally unveiled two new iPhones, the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S, both of which would be made available in a variety of colors. The iPhone 5S, however, will have gold as one of its color options giving those of us who enjoy the finer things in life the chance to really enjoy the luxury that comes with owning a gold iPhone. It looks like the gold […]
08/18/2013, A couple of weeks back it was rumored that iPhone 5S might also be available in gold color. We didn’t hear any more rumors about that possibility, most people thought that it wasn’t likely for Apple to take such a step. A few days ago Ming-Chi Kuo, a well known analyst at KGI Securities, claimed that the gold iPhone 5S is indeed coming and that it would have 128GB of […]
08/16/2013, Earlier this summer, we heard the iPhone 5S could be coming in gold, which would make those of you who appreciate a gold-covered device extremely happy as you may be given the option to do so from the get-go. Japan’s Macotakara claimed the iPhone 5S could be getting a gold variant, and yesterday, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo also believes a gold iPhone 5S could be coming soon.
06/24/2013, The HTC One has officially been gold plated with prices starting at $2909.
10/24/2012, Anodizing’s in the tech news world today because Apple (and other gadget makers) are realizing it’s a great way to make portable devices more durable and more attractive. However, the anodizing process involves coating metal with a thin layer of colored aluminum oxide: basically, it’s not changing the actual color of the metal. Researchers from the university of Southhampton in the UK announced today that they actually changed the color of gold […]
10/03/2012, Throughout human history, many have tried to ‘create’ gold from other materials. We popularly know these people as alchemists, none of which succeeded of course. Thanks to the modern understanding of the chemical elements and the ability to use them effectively, gold can indeed be created (or rather extracted) in a lab from other elements. But the procedure is too expensive to be financially profitable. Researchers at Michigan state university […]
11/14/2011, You know that Minecraft is gold right from the beginning you played it, but here is the announcement from the horse’s mouth itself – the game has finally gone gold after a year of beta testing, making sure this will finally be a full fledged retail product that will see plenty of downloads happening in the process. Well, for those who want to dive straight into the action, all you […]
08/02/2011, We’re not sure what it is about iOS devices which seems to make people want to bling them out, but if you have £5 million to spare (which roughly converts to about $8 million) then perhaps this blinged out iPad 2 might be something worth considering.
07/01/2011, If you read the title and you thought that it’s an ATM made out of gold, you would be wrong. It’s actually an ATM that dispenses gold! The ATM was recently installed at Westfield shopping centre in London and it will be the first gold-dispensing ATM in UK, although we’re not sure how often people actually need to make gold withdrawals.
05/28/2011, We’ve all heard, or have even said to ourselves, “man, I wish I played games for a living!” Well some folks at the Jixi labor camp in the northern province of Heilongjiang, China are probably wishing for anything but to stare at a computer screen playing video games ever again. According to a 54-year old prisoner from that labor camp, he was forced to play games on the internet in […]
04/15/2011, iGO’s UP-2020 pico projector earned the prestigious CES Innovations 2011 Design and Engineering Award earlier this year, and still one of the best mini projectors available on the market today. To celebrate its achievements and celebrity status, iGO have released a limited edition of the UP-2020 Pocket Projector. The mini projector can project visuals through a multitude of input ports – Micro USB, AV in, Mini HDMI, and VGA (universal). […]
12/13/2010, Don’t throw out that old motherboard of yours just yet – it holds a trace amount of gold and other precious minerals, but you will need the right equipment, technical know how and knowledge to harvest it. It seems that all the tin, tantalum, tungsten or gold that are mined in Eastern Congo will see profits generated being used to contribute to financing the country’s bloody civil war. Apparently, rebel […]