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Uwantme2Killhim? (2013) (film review by Frank Ochieng).

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Uwantme2Killhim? (2013) (film review by Frank Ochieng).

Director Andrew Douglas’s cyberspace teen crime caper ‘Uwantme2KILLhim?’ is refreshingly imaginative and quite compelling in its suspenseful skin. Usually a majority of intriguing dramas involving wayward high schoolers or elusive local criminals and terrorists or the befuddled law enforcement authorities that try to crack the escalating proceedings incriminating disenfranchised youths end up more often than not following […]

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Apple’s “cheap” iPhone 5c – a snap at just… £549?

September 11, 2013 | By | 3 Replies More
Apple’s “cheap” iPhone 5c – a snap at just… £549?

Apple has pulled the curtain off their new iPhone 5s, including an eight megapixel iSight camera – it ships with iOS 7 and is engineered for 64-bit technology with features that include their Control Center, Notification Center, Multitasking, AirDrop, Photos, Safari, Siri and iTunes Radio. The new A7 chip in the iPhone 5s is the […]

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When 3D printing giants collide.

December 5, 2012 | By | Reply More
When 3D printing giants collide.

Stratasys and Objet have just merged, buddying up to create a 3D printing King Kong. Stratasys is best known for its range of 3D printing and direct digital manufacturing kit, with goodies to manufacture parts with a range of capabilities and materials used. The company will offer three main systems : FDM  for functional prototypes […]

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Apple releases its ‘Kindle-killer’ iPad mini!

October 23, 2012 | By | Reply More
Apple releases its ‘Kindle-killer’ iPad mini!

Apple have gone live with their new iPad mini, with a design that is 23 percent thinner and 53 percent lighter than the third generation iPad. The new iPad mini features a 7.9-inch Multi-Touch display, FaceTime HD and iSight cameras, and 10 hours of battery life. Apple also announced the fourth generation iPad featuring a […]

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Angry Birds or Angry Jedi?

October 9, 2012 | By | Reply More
Angry Birds or Angry Jedi?

You know there are a lot of killer combos in the world – bacon and lettuce, salt and pepper, dungeons and dragons – but here comes a winning formula that is bound to succeed – Angry Birds the Star Wars edition! Now, the real question here… is Angry Birds doing George Lucas a favour, or […]

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Anonymous takes down SFcrowsnest.net and StephenHunt.net.

September 10, 2012 | By | Reply More
Anonymous takes down SFcrowsnest.net and StephenHunt.net.

Some breaking news just in. SFcrowsnest.net and StephenHunt.net have both been taken down in a Distributed Denial of Service attack by hacktivist group Anonymous. Both these domains are hosted by GoDaddy which has been nearly reduced to rubble by the DDos wave attacks with its DNS servers left in pieces. SFcrowsnest.net is the forum for […]

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Google turns Trekkie.

September 7, 2012 | By | 1 Reply More
Google turns Trekkie.

You have got to love those merry pranksters at Google. They are celebrating the latest Trek anniversary in style, with a fully animated Google Trek logo that you can click into and move around a Googled-up Enterprise. Well, most IT nerds love the Trek, don’t we, so no doubt the team at the big G. […]

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PS2 on a PC?

August 7, 2012 | By | Reply More
PS2 on a PC?

Another strike for the classics. In this case, PS2 emulation for a PC for all you old-time playstation fans who have been missing those great playstation games like Kingdom Hearts 2 – Final Mix, Silent Hill 3 and Okami. As well as a PC to run the emulation software, you will need an original Playstation […]

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That’s not a router, that’s a spy device!

August 4, 2012 | By | Reply More
That’s not a router, that’s a spy device!

If it isn’t worrying enough that some pervert can hack the cam which seems to come with every screen and laptop these days, whether you asked for it or not, now it seems that your router can be turned against you, too. A pair of scientists from the UK’s UCL, Karl Woodbridge and Kevin Chetty, […]

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Ex-Wizards of the Coast founder sets up rival firm.

August 2, 2012 | By | Reply More
Ex-Wizards of the Coast founder sets up rival firm.

Peter D. Adkison, previously CEO of Wizards of the Coast, is striking out to set up for himself. The name of his new venture is Hostile Work Environment. “I couldn’t be more excited about Hostile Work Environment! Roleplaying games are my passion and through my new company, I’m creating ways for people to experience RPGs […]

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