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NVIDIA’s GTC kicks off with stunning real-time rendering

NVIDIA’s GTC kicks off with stunning real-time rendering

Jen-Hsun Huang stepped on stage this week at GTC 2013 with words on the GPU, the graphics processing engine that NVIDIA uses to push the envelope in many, many more ways than one. Five features were announced as coming on through the conference: breakthroughs in computer graphics, updates on development, a roadmap update for NVIDIA, an update on remote graphics, and a brand new product announcement. While we're expecting this conference to hold quite a bit of news on computing outside the mobile world with Tegra, there's certainly going to be some amazing Android-based excellence coming on too.

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Samsung GALAXY S 4 unveiling video out now: watch Broadway madness in full!

Samsung GALAXY S 4 unveiling video out now: watch Broadway madness in full!

This week the Samsung GALAXY S 4 was revealed in New York City at the legendary Radio City Music Hall with a barrage of Broadway stars playing roles to show the life-friendly features of the new device. If you're all about the Broadway-way of presenting a story, this epic set of oddities will be right up your alley - Fosse style go! Of course, on the other hand, if you've been to or watched the majority of the press event keynotes from mobile market presenters over the past couple of years and love the Apple way of doing things (rather simple), you'll find yourself baffled by the intensity.

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Samsung GALAXY S 4 official

Samsung GALAXY S 4 official

Today the next generation of Samsung smartphone technology has been revealed in the Samsung GALAXY S 4. This device works with a lovely 5-inch display with Full HD resolution complete with Super AMOLED technology - the first combination of these two elements in the history of the world. With the GALAXY S 4 we've got a smartphone that's working with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean as well as the newest iteration of the company's own TouchWiz user interface - and the whole amalgamation works at a size that's both lighter and thinner than the Galaxy S III, too.

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Live from the Samsung Galaxy S4 event in New York City!

Live from the Samsung Galaxy S4 event in New York City!

Today we're at the big event: Samsung's own New York unveiling of what we must assume will be none other than the Samsung Galaxy S4! This device has been long awaited - right around one year, if you've been waiting since the third-generation device - and is sure to bring a wallop of a game-changer to the smartphone environment. This event starts at 7PM EST sharp - don't be late - stay tuned to SlashGear for the whole show!

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Google I/O 2013 sells out in under an hour

Google I/O 2013 sells out in under an hour

This morning (less than an hour ago, in fact) the developer conference known as Google I/O 2013 sold its tickets out in what may be record time. According to last year's record, the big G sold out all of its tickets - regular and academic - in less than 15 minutes, while the year before that it was, once again, "less than an hour." This year we'll have to wait for the official clock from Google to get their view on the situation, but by our watch, the event sold out in 45 minutes.

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Facebook Mobile DevCon 2013 revealed: Android and iOS on tap

Facebook Mobile DevCon 2013 revealed: Android and iOS on tap

The 2013 edition of Facebook's efforts to bring the developer universe into the social networking fold has been revealed, complete with several different events taking place around the world. The Facebook Mobile Developer Conference 2013 will be taking place on April the 18th in New York, on the 2nd of May in London, and all the way over in Seoul on the 7th of May. This series of events also goes by the name Facebook Mobile DevCon 2013, if you'd like to be short about it.

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Facebook News Feed Update: it’s all changing – again

Facebook News Feed Update: it’s all changing – again

If you've heard about the Facebook event this week surrounding changes to the social network's main feed, you've likely felt a little tinge of annoyance. It's not as if we've not seen drastic changes to one of the most visited websites in the history of the world before, but as it's been made clear several times before: people don't like change in the tools they use every single day. So what can we expect over the next few months now that the Facebook crew is letting loose a brand new collection of features?

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