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Microsoft to introduce new XBOX 360 Controller with an Adjustable D Pad

Microsoft would be introducing a new XBOX 360 controller this winter which will feature an adjustable directional control pad (D pad). This controller was revealed by XBOX live programming director Larry Hryb on his blog on Tuesday. Larry Hryb, most commonly known by his gamer tag “Major Nelson”, demonstrated how the D Pad exactly works. Here is the demo video This new controller is designed …

Froyo Gets Updated for Droid for Flash 10.1 Support

Froyo is once again in the news this week with an update for Verizon’s Motorola Droid and also an expected upgrade for Droid Incredible. Verizon wireless have confirmed that they have start sending the second part of its Android 2.2 update to original Droid devices. The new update,build FRG22D, officially enables flash on Android devices. Once the update is installed, you can download and install …

Dual Capacitive Touch Screens based Windows 7 Laptop, Toshiba Libretto W100, Hits US with a price of $1099.99

Toshiba have launched a dual screen laptop, Libretto W100 in the US. This dual screen notebook is currently limited in stock.  The $1,099.99 laptop will get you a Pentium u5400 processor, integrated Intel HD graphics, memory card reader, 2GB of DDR3 memory, a 64GB solid state hard drive, 802.11b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, a built in webcam and an 8-cell battery.This sleek touch laptop comes with …

Oracle to file lawsuit against Google for Patent and Copyright-infringement

Oracle, a company known for its databases software and management software Primavera, is filing a lawsuit against Google after they violated several patent and copyright infringement. Oracle acquired Sun Microsystems in the year 2009 which makes them the owner of Java computer programming language. The company plans to sue Google for using its technologies in Android. According to the lawsuit claim by Oracle, Google has …

Microsoft reveals Xbox Kinect technology

Microsoft have revealed the technology used in their upcoming motion based gaming device Kinect ( previously called Project Natal ) for Xbox 360. The secret was finally revealed by a patent application filled by Microsoft with the US patent and trademark office. The patent application reveals that Kinect uses PrimeSense Software, which is capable of detecting user’s body movements by focusing on certain points on …