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HP TouchSmart All-in-One PCs

09/07/2011,   HP, like the whole industry, is pushing All-in-One PCs both for consumers and small businesses. According to HP, the All-in-One PC segment has a 40% penetration rate in the US desktop PC market (retail). Today and for the third time, HP is...

Folks tricked by Cleverbot software into thinking it is human

09/06/2011, I was just about to embark on a domestic flight earlier this morning when I realized something – the check in counters are no longer there, and this being a low cost carrier, all in place of the once-human domain were machines lined up and painted...

Intel stops MeeGo OS development

09/02/2011, Digitimes of Taiwan has stepped forward to claim that Intel intends to “temporarily discontinue development of its MeeGo OS”, and when it comes to the word “temporarily”, we sure hope Intel means it and not change the meaning to a permanent...

Facial recognition advertising now available

08/26/2011, Remember the movie Minority Report and how stores and advertisements would be able to recognize a person and greet them accordingly? For those who may not have watched the movie or have forgotten, there are scenes in the movie where Tom Cruise’s...

Ubergizmo on MashUp Radio with Peter Biddle – Intel

08/26/2011, Listen to internet radio with MashUp Radio on Blog Talk Radio MashUp Radio is a bi-weekly, 30-minute online radio program that discusses the fusion of technology, life, culture and science. Hosted by Peter Biddle, an engineer and executive for Intel’s...

Samsung sued in Russia, not by Apple this time

08/26/2011, It appears that there’s yet another lawsuit filed against Samsung, and this time it’s in Russia. Before you think that Apple is chasing Samsung with lawsuits to all corners of the globe, this is not the case here, but rather a Volga-based company,...

Smart CCTV in the pipeline, rioters beware!

08/23/2011, The recent riots in the streets of UK have certainly caught some people by surprise, and we would like to remember those who lost their lives – something which should never have happened in the first place. Well, UK scientists decided not to sit...

IBM First Synaptic Chip Tries To Mimic Human Brain

08/20/2011, Backed by U.S Defense funding, IBM has recently announced the world’s first “synaptic” processor project: it’s a chip that which mimics the human brain architecture. The company calls this an unprecedented progress in building a...

Lenovo hopes to launch mainstream priced ultrabook next year

08/18/2011, Ultrabooks are starting to become the rage these days, due to their slim and thin form factors, not to mention their advertised long lasting battery life. The MacBook Air is one example, with a thickness of 0.68” and an advertised battery life of 5-7...

Intel SSD 320 firmware update to fix bugs

08/16/2011, Intel issued a statement that they will be introducing a spanking new firmware upgrade in a fortnight’s time that will kiss goodbye to the bug that had caused its SSD 320 solid state drives to fail. Better late than never goes the old proverb, but...

Intel offers software upgrades for its latest low-end processors

08/15/2011, Do you remember last year in September when Intel gave consumers the option to upgrade some if its processors’ software with the use of a specially purchased unlock code? It didn’t go down so well with the consumers – after all, who liked...

Sifteo Cubes now available for pre-order

08/10/2011, You know, back in the days when I was a wee lad, the only method of keeping myself occupied was a pencil and a sheet of paper, running around outdoors trying to catch some fish, or getting mental stimulation through the Rubik’s Cube. Those were the...

Griffin IntelliCase for iPad 2 now available

08/03/2011, One of the drawbacks to the Smart Cover is that it only protected the front of your iPad 2. Case manufacturers have realized this for quite some time now and have been making covers that have the features of both the Smart Cover and regular protection for...

Intel comes up with a car security concept

08/01/2011, When you’ve gotten your car loan approved and you’ve started making your payments over a 10 year period, the last thing you want is to have your car stolen, and it never hurts to have as much security as possible, right? While car alarms are great, it...