Tag Archive: Fire

Amazon Kindle Fire Priced at $199, Release Date is November 15 – Tech Specs Revealed

Kindle Fire tablet Amazon has announced the Kindle Fire, the companies first true entry into the tablet market, and what is seen by many as the first real iPad competitor. Backed by Amazon’s massive content library of movies, TV, songs, magazines, books, and apps, the Kindle fire is priced at $ 199 and is set to be released to US markets on November 15, 2011. Orders are said to be shipping  [Read More…]

Foxconn Workers Escape Another Fire at Shandong Plant [Video]

Foxconn workers at the company’s plant in Yantai, a city in the northeastern Shandong province, have had to evacuate the building today as another fire and possible explosion engulfed parts of the factory in smoke. Thankfully, it seems no one has been injured. The fire broke out at 10:20 AM local time at a plant that accommodates 80,000 Foxconn workers who assemble games consoles, phones, TVs and PCs. An official comment from Foxconn  [Read More…]

Set Your Head on Fire With AutoDesk’s New Mac App [Daily Freebie]

I can only guess how much explosive glee AutoDesk Motion FX — a new free app from AutoDesk, the developer behind AutoCAD and the SketchBook line of apps — would have engendered in me as a little kid, because I fostered a deep yearning to run around with a flaming hand or fire leaping from the top my head like some Ghost Rider clone. Good thing my parents kept me well away from matches and gasoline. The Motion FX method  [Read More…]

iPhone & Fire Alarm App [Video]

This is an amazing idea by an smart guy called Kryssklipp Norge, he sent his idea to Steve Jobs asking him to let iPhones to detect fire in future. I got an idea for the Apple community, and the iPhone. My goal is to let Steve Jobs himself, see and hopefully comment, on this idea. So Steve  

Time To Fire Up Your Xbox Kinect! Microsoft’s Xbox Guinness World Record Event Is Starting Now!

Not content with just being in the Guinness Book of World Records for having the fastest selling consumer electronics device, Microsoft is now going after another record and they need your help.

The plan is thus: Microsoft wants to break the record for the "most people running a virtual 100m dash at one time" and has made Xbox Live available to everyone between the 21st and 25th of April. In order to join in all you’ll need to do is  [Read More…]