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The new console can see three-dimensional images without glasses.
Earlier today hundreds of users lined up to several Tokyo department stores eager to be the first to get their hands on the 3ds, most of them had already booked over the internet on January 20 when it opened within orders. With a price close to $ 305 (579,200 pesos), Internet bookings for the Nintendo 3DS came to be exhausted in less than two hours on sites like Amazon and Rakuten, and at noon on Saturday and it was impossible to find a buy electronics stores in Tokyo.
The market launch in Japan comes a month before the 3DS get to Europe, on 25 March, and the United States two days later.
The brand new Nintendo handheld console weighs 230 grams and has a 3.25-inch top screen for 3D images and a touch less than 3.02 inches, plus two outdoor cameras which can take stereo images.
It also has a side switch that deactivates the three dimensional effect when the user wants, something the company should do when the players are children under six years.
It is also supported via WiFi connection with other versions of the DS, including DSiLL DSi and the Wii, and features an automatic connection system, dubbed ‘Street pass’which allows the exchange of information among its users in the style of social networking.
Although the price is above models such as the Nintendo DS or Wii, Nintendo hopes that the 3DS consolidate its dominance in front of other portable devices like Sony PSP or smartphone.
It also seeks to recover the share of sales lost by the DS and the Wii, two successful products but old: the end of March, the manufacturer of Kyoto 3DS hopes that the global sales reached about 4 million units.
Its predecessor, the Nintendo DS, launched in 2004, had sold over 130 million units worldwide through December 2010.
For fiscal year 2010 ending in March 2011, Nintendo expects sales of its entire DS (including 3DS) are placed in more than 23 million units, compared to 16 million units of the Wii.
For the moment we offer in Japan just a dozen games for your console in 3D, including titles such as “Winning Eleven (Pro Evolution) Soccer ‘or’ Super Street Fighter IV ‘, but the catalog is expected to expand in the coming months .
With his latest venture, Nintendo seeks to gain ground against its main rival Sony and advancing opad or devices like the Apple iPhone, which has not hidden its intention to compete directly with the two Japanese giants for market leadership videjouegos laptops.
Amid this competition, between April and December 2010 (first nine months of fiscal Japan) Nintendo profits fell 74 percent, which the company blamed the strong yen and falling sales for a months short of news.
So has pinned his hopes on the 3D market, while its competitor Sony expects to launch later this year which will be the successor to the PSP, a new portable console tentatively named as Next Generation Portable (NGP).
This device will have Wi-Fi, touch screen OLED five inches, a resolution four times greater than its predecessor and 3G connection, allowing you to be continuously connected to mobile networks.
There are many ways to communicate to the outside of free or low cost.
Every time there are fewer excuses for not talking with friends or relatives abroad. Although Skype is still the king of free or cheap calls over the Internet, more and more applications and many programs that allow it. To complete, smart phones have advanced so that is also common to make international calls free or low cost from the iPhone, iPod Touch, Android, Windows Mobile and Nokia. Here, we present some of the most popular and recommended by experts to communicate with the world.
124 million in skype was the number of Skype users in the second quarter of 2010, each month. They talked about 95 billion minutes.
Is a free application that allows voice and video calls to other fring users and Skype anywhere in the world, and also integrates instant messaging.
It also makes free calls to any smart phone (3G and Wi-Fi). It is available in stores applications iPhones, Android, and Ovi.
For international calls to landlines and cell phones are not smartphones, Fring charged 1 cent per minute.
Yahoo Messenger: www.messenger.yahoo.com
With this program, which is bottom of the page, calls are free PC to PC between Yahoo contacts. It also works for mobile phones with Android. If it’s between computers, all you need do is add the contacts you want and click the ‘Call’ button.
There, also, the option to receive calls on your computer. Yahoo Messenger, as most applications for Internet calling, where calls are charged from the computer to a landline phone or abroad.
Can make free calls, chat and send pictures, messages and music to your contacts who are online in social networks such as Messenger, Yahoo, Gtalk and Skype. Works for PC and Mac and is discharged from the page above. Also available for mobile phones and download is free, but its creators warn that uses wireless Internet connection, so “provider fees may apply. If you’re not using Wi-Fi, we recommend you get a flat fee (unlimited) data provider, “explain. It also lets you share your location and displays your contacts on a map.
Google Voice: www.google.com / voice
Used to make international calls at low cost (and free within the U.S. only). Works for computers, also for iPhone, Blackberry and Android by downloading a free application.
By signing up, Google gives users a personal phone number and lets you attach the phone in your home and work, so when someone calls to those numbers associated with the program forwards the call to the number of Google Voice. It’s like having all the phones in a single number. For now, works in America but will expand to other countries.
View a tutorial of how google voice on the page http://www.google.com/googlevoice/about.html
Allows free calls to other Skype contacts all over the world and it not only works for computers, mobile phones also. So you can download the free application for iPhone and Android and voice and video call using the 3G network or Wi-Fi. To call, contacts must be connected, but there is also the possibility to leave a voice message. Like other programs, Skype also has the option to call international cellular phones and with prices from 2 cents per minute.
They are the favorites of thieves and store more data each time. Protect your information.
You may not have noticed but your smartphone lives in jeopardy. Just last week 150,000 mobile phones from different companies in China were infected by a virus called Xwodi, which records messages and conversations to be sent to a recipient unknown.
The virus arrives to users in a multimedia message with a link for free download of a program that promised to improve device performance. However, the real purpose is to capture Xwodi all voice and text information generated by the user, who can hardly notice him.
As if this were not enough, according to the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, in a report last July, the object was stolen mobile phone with 53 percent of all robberies.
To exposure with smartphones and their multiple uses, which make them closer to a computer than a phone, key protect the information stored. Here are some tips to learn how to encrypt documents, emails, text messages and photos. However, the first step you should take is to create a key input to the computer.
To encrypt (or encrypt)
1. You can protect your phone memory, memory card or both. When they’re not guarded as a whole, the state will look like ‘Off’.
2. It is possible to encrypt the memory card without using a key. This means that you can not use the micro SD in other devices. In the event that encrypt and store the key, remember to code in a safe place outside the device.
To decrypt the external memory (more…)
2 – The major distributions have a lot of useful programs and you can quickly and easily find online manuals for use and handling of such software.
3-On the Internet you can find a fairly large number of manuals, guides, and other technical information that will help you better handling and performance of Linux.
4 – Something that attracts the attention of Linux is its high reliability in safety, and that very rarely is attacked by hackers or viruses, making it a very reliable OS.
5 – Most people who use Linux have no problem with the start together with Windows.
6 – It is able to perform tasks far more efficiently than Windows, because Linux uses less resources, both hardware and software, its competitor Windows.
7-Have a system update and exit of new versions very frequently, about every six months.
8 – Tux is the mascot of Linux and is most loved and preferred the Windows logo that bears a resemblance to a butterfly, I personally have more fun TUX that Windows logo.
9 – If you see the advantage of a trained technician or engineer who can use Linux and know how to configure Linux servers earn more money than one who knows Windows, and that is rare and although not many companies have Linux on their computers or servers have a problem when there are few trained staff to fix which puts them in a better position.
10 – Some distributions allow copying of each of them much as you want, or better yet, you can request free distributions from their official websites of each of their distributions.
Apple today held its press conference from the WWDC 2010, to present the latest in technology which will be released in the coming weeks.
Steve Jobs began by summarizing the success of the sale of iPad and worldwide distribution. Much of this success is due to theextraordinary reception have q e-books. In the first 65 days of its release was downloaded 5 million in the iBooks store. The iBooks are added the popular PDF viewer, plus support for HTML5 fully open platform which allows developers to expand their reach. Jobs, provided data that show high the great reception given to the App Store on the market.
New applications coming to iPhone
Finally, something amazing! Netflix on the iPhone (free) for this market. You can watch your shows or movies on the iPad, iPhone or iPod. Besides this, for fans of Farmville, and soon will have on your iPhone, without the need to go to Facebook to enjoy this famous game, it will be available by late June.
Guitar Hero freaks [many] will soon enjoy a new experience to have it in the iPhone and iPod Touch. At the same it controls have been redesigned so the game is easier to master.
The big surprise of the evening was the redesign of the iPhone, which has over 100 new features. Some characteristics that stand out are: a frontal camera [VGA] micro SIM, camera and LED flash on the back and ear with noise-canceling microphone. With this release Apple introduces new technology that I call Retinal Display with 326 pixels per inch, which guarantees image sharpness.
Jobs wanted to show the progress of the browser technology used in both models of iPhone, but confronted with problems OS4, provoking laughter and boos from the audience.
Some technologies that were considered impossible in the iPhone, have become reality in the new version because it has a new processor A4 and 40% more powerful battery to give users more entertainment. We have seven hours of talk time via 3G, six hours of browsing via 3G, 10 hours of video, 40 hours of music and 300 hours standby. Apple, in its commitment to preserve the planet, made its battery recyclable and free of contaminants.
Added technology called “Gyroscope” (will we see 3D games on the iPhone soon?). Thus, the iPhone becomes the first mobile phone that includes a three-axis gyroscope. In addition, the iPhone will add a new 5-megapixel rear camera, LED flash and record video in 720p HD quality.