Author Archive : Dimitrios Thomadakis

LG Optimus G Pro: the company's new dynamite-phone for Europe is revealed

by Dimitrios Thomadakis A photo and tech specs of the Optimus G Pro, a dynamite-smartphone that according to information, LG will probably announce during Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, have been published recently. We should mention this is the European version of the model, which is somewhat different from the japanese version, already out there. It’s an upgraded […] 7 February 2013 at 11:29 pm

Skype’s impressive offices at Palo Alto

by Dimitrios Thomadakis Many a time we have told you how much we like publishing photos of impressive offices owned by technology giants all over the planet. Just recently, we wrote about Google’s offices in Tel Aviv, which is really wonderful and now it’s Skype’s turn. Their headquarters is in North America, located in Palo Alto, California, include […] 7 February 2013 at 11:04 pm

How much does Thor’s hammer weigh?

by Dimitrios Thomadakis Remember Mjolnir, Thor’s hammer made out of the heart of a star? Well, astrophysicist Neil dGrasse Tyson, revealed this hammer’s weight via Twitter. What is that? The hammer weighs as much as 300 billion elephants. According to Marvel’s myth, Odin commanded the dwarves to forge Mjolnir. So, Eitri, Brok and Buri used the heart of […] 7 February 2013 at 10:39 pm

Blackberry Z10: record-breaking sales

by Dimitrios Thomadakis The truth is we were impressed by it since it was first announced, and it seems we were not the only ones. Blackberry Z10, the new flagship-phone by the canadian company, that premiered a few days ago, in the UK and Canada, apparently makes unexpected sales records. According to Blackberry CEO, Thorsten Heins, during launch […] 7 February 2013 at 09:58 pm

Lindsay Elyse is the girl you’d want to have. But you won’t.

by Dimitrios Thomadakis Lindsay Elyse gave a super interview on TechZwn. You are probably wondering who is she. She is a cosplayer, in fact quite well known on the internet. A member of the XX Girls team, this 21-year-old from Arizona, discovered at a young age, by her own admission, that she looked like a boy. Her first […] 7 February 2013 at 09:31 pm

Sony attempting to launch the PS4 at an extremely low price?

by Dimitrios Thomadakis Sony finally realized this is a time of recession. So, they do not feel like setting the PS4 prices to the PS3 price levels. That was 600 euros (and in some countries 650 euros), so they are looking for ways to manage launching the console at much more affordable prices. According to a post on […] 7 February 2013 at 08:53 pm

“Batman” to star in the Need For Speed movie?

by Dimitrios Thomadakis Hollywood Reporter got a big-fish story again. According to the website’s sources, Michael Keaton, aka Batman of the ’89 and ’92 movies, is likely to star in a movie based on the Need For Speed videogames. In fact, Keaton is all but a stranger to gaming, as he has voice-acted in productions like Black Ops […] 7 February 2013 at 08:28 pm

Which Premiere League star signed his contract while playing FIFA?

by Dimitrios Thomadakis We have heard of players signing contracts thanks to Football Manager, but this is the first we ever heard of a signing with a game of FIFA. Just consider this is about a first-class Premiere League star, with a moving cost of 8 million pounds and 80.000 pounds of salary. “He showed his human side […] 7 February 2013 at 07:45 pm

The collector’s edition PS3 for God Of War Ascension

by Dimitrios Thomadakis A while ago, we told you about the buffed-up PS3 pack, to be released along with God Of War Ascension, across the Atlantic. Now it’s time to find out about the European version as well. So, according to Sony Europe, “our own” pack will include a white Super Slim PS3, with a storage capacity of […] 7 February 2013 at 07:28 pm

Nvidia faces problems with the Tegra 4

by Dimitrios Thomadakis Nvidia supposedly announced the fastest mobile processor in the world, during this year’s CES, but numbers are relentless, and the Tegra 4 performs lower than expected (that’s lower than the iPad 4 and the Nexus 10). Nvidia hoped that with the Tegra 4, they could carve out a larger market share in high-end devices, however […] 6 February 2013 at 01:53 am