Avatar passes $1 billion mark at box office

Gerald Lynch 3D TV, CES 2010, Home cinema, Tech Digest news Leave a Comment

Avatar, the 3D epic from Terminator and Aliens helmsman James Cameron, has passed the $1 billion mark at box-office. It's one of only five flicks ever to do so and, having reached the figure in just 17 days, it means…

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Slacker G2 – properly personal radio on the move

Duncan Geere Digital Music, MP3 players Leave a Comment

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Okay, close your eyes and relax your mind. Think about nothing – just a grey backdrop. Now allow an MP3 player of your choice to float in. iPod, Zune, whatever. Doesn’t matter. Now, from the other direction, float in Last.fm, or Pandora, or any other personalised radio service. Allow yourself to get a little cross-eyed as the two objects merge in your head and you visualize a portable device that streams a mix of songs to you based on your listening habits – your likes and dislikes.

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