HTC Aria Android 2.2 Update Incoming

The HTC Aria Android 2.2 update is beginning to roll out. Unfortunately it’s not for those of you on the AT&T [T] network in the US. Instead, the HTC support page in Southeast Asia mentions that Android 2.2 is being pushed out over in that region in the form of build 2.37.708.5.

That version is Android 2.2 (Froyo) and is also believed to include HTC Sense, tethering and improved enterprise support amongst other things. [Read more…]

Best Digital Camera Deals

Amazon currently have a number of deals on for digital cameras ready for the Christmas season. We’ve hunted through them to find the best digital camera deals.

We have mixed together a range of cameras which includes regular Point & Shoot cameras as well as a few Digital SLR’s. The list can be found below. [Read more…]

ThinkGeek Christmas Sale Still Running

The ThinkGeek christmas sale is still running at the moment and will be doing for another week or so.

Christmas discounts vary from 10/20% all the way up to and above 70% on various items. A total of 436 items have received a discount with all of them viewable on a single page over here.

Good luck with getting some last minute shopping done in time for Christmas. You should still have a few days left, but don’t leave it too long.

LIke and Dislike Stamps Launched

Jailbreak Collective has created Like & Dislike Stamps. These were built in collaboration with the company who first introduced the Like Stamp several months ago.

The earlier version had a wooden handle as well as requirements for an ink pad. These new version are all-in-one type stamps that have an ink reserve built in. Each time you lift the unit off the page the stamp automatically gets inked up for the next stamp to be placed. [Read more…]

Social Artworks Launches

Social Artworks is a service available for Facebook users that lets you print a collage of profile pictures of all your friends. As each person on Facebook has a different variety of friends, no two pictures will ever be exactly the same making Social Artworks all unique.

There’s a number of options available when buying a collage from Social Artworks which includes a small poster that measures 16 x 10 inches, on to medium at 24 x 16 inches and then on to large which is printed on a sheet measuring 36 x 24 inches. [Read more…]

How Star Wars Sounds Were Created

The image you see above is of a radio mast. This particular mast was responsible for creating the laser blast noises in Star Wars. By hitting the metal wires with a wrench, it created almost the exact sound you hear from the blasters.

The video below goes through a number of techniques used to create sounds for the Star Wars universe and is well worth watching if you’re in to that sort of thing. [Read more…]

ThinkGeek Clearance Sale

ThinkGeek has a huge sale going on at the moment where you can get discounts on 423 products. The full list of products on offer can be found here.

Products on sale include RC Helicopters, Stickman Action Figures, LED Jelly Fish Mood lamps and a heck of a lot more.

The biggest saving we could find in the store was 72%, so head on over now for some online shopping.

iPad 2 Display Wont Be OLED

We just mentioned some details about the iPad 2 getting cameras. We now hear that the 9.7 inch screen will not be OLED as rumored before. Of course, this is just another rumor to tackle the previous rumor which said it would. The reason that the iPad 2 display wont be OLED is apparently because of Samsung Mobile Display not being able to manufacture enough of them in time for the iPad 2 release date.

Samsung Mobile Display have about 98% market share of OLED panels and as Apple needs millions of them making any time now, this just isn’t going to happen. [Read more…]

Garmin nuvi Deals – Up to 70% Savings

There are more Garmin nuvi deals going on this week over at Amazon. Some models have up to 70 percent knocked off the price taking some models from over $300 down to just below $100.

Garmin is one of the bigger brands when it comes to satnav, and their GPS units work very well. Check out all the individual deals below as well as a full listing of satnav deals here (including all the Garmin deals) and this page to see only Garmin nuvi satnavs. [Read more…]

Pioneer AVIC-X920BT 6.1 Inch Double-Din Sat Nav Deal

The Pioneer AVIC-X920BT 6.1 inch in-dash, double-din sat nav is on offer today at Amazon with a 57% saving. The regular price for this particular model is $1,400 although with the 57% discount it brings the price down to a more respectable $499.99 ($100 of that requires a mail-in rebate to be posted off). The full details can be found on this page along with a link to the “get forms” so you can apply for the final $100 discount. [Read more…]

Digital Camera Deals at Amazon

Amazon have a bunch of digital camera discounts happening this week thanks to Cyber Week.

Discounts can be found on various digital cameras from Kodak, Fuji, Nikon, Panasonic, Pentax and Sony with some camera getting as much as 50% off such as the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1 deal. [Read more…]

LG HDTV Deals on 22 to 55 Inch Models

Amazon is currently offering some good discounts on a range of LG HDTV’s ranging from 22 inches all the way up to 55 inches in size.

Some examples of the discounts include the LG 32LE5300 LED TV that is normally priced at $799.99 but is now $549.00 with a 31% discount. You can find this particular deal over here. [Read more…]