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Grand Theft Auto V Comes to New Consoles

Grand Theft Auto V Comes to New Consoles

In case you’d been living under a rock, you’ll surely have heard of Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto V. It’s the biggest selling game of last year, and it’s now available on PS4 and Xbox One, with a PC version coming in January 2015. The new version contains 1080p visuals, and a first-person mode, which is sure to cause a stir, given what you can…well, “get [...]
Boston University Sues Apple For Patent Infringement For A Semi Conductor Product

Boston University Sues Apple For Patent Infringement For A Semi Conductor Product

America’s Boston University is suing Apple claiming that Apple ripped off a one of it’s professor’s patented electronic semiconductor and used it in iPhone 5, iPad and MacBook Air. “Defendant’s acts of infringement have caused and will continue to cause substantial and irreparable damage to the University,” BU alleges in its complaint in a lawsuit filed yesterday in U.S. District [...]
Tumblr Buyout Gets Yahoo Board’s Approval

Tumblr Buyout Gets Yahoo Board’s Approval

Yahoo’s  board has just given nod to Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer’s plans to acquire publishing platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion on Sunday according to reports by AllthingsD. Tumblr acquisition  will be Yahoos biggest acquisition and the fourth biggest overall. As first reported by AllthingsD  last week, Yahoo is all set to buy out Tumblr, and the amount of cash to change hands was [...]
Google Accquires News Aggregator Wavii For A Reported US $30 Million Plus

Google Accquires News Aggregator Wavii For A Reported US $30 Million Plus

Wavii, the Seattle based startup which allows users find personalized feeds of the news, has been purchased by Google. TechCrunch is reporting that Google purchased Wavii for more than $30 million. Neither Google nor Wavii has confirmed or denied the news. “Wavii is kind of like having your own team of people whose only job is to work 24-7 to find the most relevant news, photos and videos about [...]
Apple Buys indoor GPS Company WiFiSLAM

Apple Buys indoor GPS Company WiFiSLAM

Apple has acquired WiFiSLAM which specializes in extending location data and positioning to indoor locations using Wi-Fi for “around” $20 million according to a report by The Wall Street Journal  that . WSJ also was able to get Apple to confirm the accquisition, but did not share its purpose for the company. According to the available description of the firm, the company has created technology [...]
Withings WiFi Bodyscale in white

Withings WiFi Bodyscale in white

    The new white edition Withings WiFi Body Scale is currently available in Europe (and UK) at the price of 129.00€ on www.withings.com.  The WiFi Body Scale is the world’s first WiFi connected personal weight scale, which automatically records the user’s body weight, lean & fat mass, and calculated body mass index (BMI) to his/her secure webpage and/or free Withings iPhone or iPad [...]
Exclusive 10% discount on Proporta merchandise to Sporkings readers

Exclusive 10% discount on Proporta merchandise to Sporkings readers

Proporta.co.uk, which has been designing terrific gadgets and devices accessories, including cases, screen protectors and power solutions for mobile devices, Digital Cameras and Netbooks has unveiled new range of products which sporkings.com readers could get at a 10% discount. Read on to find out more. The new range includes Essential TomTom Kit (£27.95), Essential Festival Kit (£43.95), Essential [...]
Your personalised Holiday Match Maker

Your personalised Holiday Match Maker

The Holiday Match Maker from Halifax. It’s one of those rare things, a Facebook application that is genuinely useful and entertaining at the same time. It’s also pretty clever. By analysing the content of your profile, it will ’calculate’ what your ideal holiday destination is, where you should stay, what you should do, what the weather’s like at the moment and how many plastic Eiffel Towers [...]
Chic chairs for contemporary living

Chic chairs for contemporary living

E3 is kicking off and we’ve sent editor @cr to bring us back some gossip. In a bid not to be a little jealous I’ve invested some time working out how to make my life a little more comfortable for gaming, movies and reading. So today I present to you my uncrate moment, a chair! Granted no gizmos, no high tech flair. After hours (truth be told, years) of searching for the right chair I came [...]
Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-Ray Player and 12 LoveFilm Subscription

Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-Ray Player and 12 LoveFilm Subscription

Everyone loves a film or two, so why not get yourself the Toshiba BDX2000 Blu-Ray player  from Argos for the princely sum of £99 and enjoy 12 months of LoveFilm happiness. Even if you search out the reviews online saying the Toshiba’s first efforts into the Blu-Ray market doesn’t live up to rivals, and that the disc load time is a little longer than most. The reality is that what is [...]
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