Meanwhile in Japan..

One day I want to live in Japan or South Korea, fair enough I would be a relative lumbering giant and have to learn a crazy new language but oh my days they are so much more technologically advanced than us in Europe! White Magic, white pixels for a better image really does give these crazy thin displays and amazing look, how much do I want one right now!

It is really worth noting to all you Jabber readers out there DigInfoNews is a really great cutting edge YouTube channel and is well worth following. Great reporters are never supposed to reveal their sources but in the liberal online collective community we at JabberingAtTheWorld hold true to the collective philosophy! 4 The of Science

More connectivity at a touch and innovative ideas are plenty, like:

But back to Britain with a bump where most of us including myself are waiting of fiber optic broad band, 4G to not be such a unbelievable rip off and always get newest gadgets after everyone else we seem to be getting there slowly but surely. I suppose it could be worse, at least we also have an abundance of talented people in Great Britain!


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Microsoft Surface!

I could kiss Steve Ballmer big shiny head after all of Microsoft’s exciting news Thursday!

– PlayaNeox


The former King of computing is on the come back, Microsoft released the new Surface Tablet/PC/Laptop for general sale from 25/10/12. The announcement of a new device and Windows 8 operating system has required me to call for backup on this Jabber from Superher0es who will be giving you the lowdown on Windows 8 shortly; looking at the new and exciting dual system, with all the glorious multi touch features and perks! Just too much to cover!

There are two different versions of the surface that were announced the Surface RT and the Surface PRO. Now lets take a minute to compare the two different models and differences and try to decipher the best bet to pour the hard earned funds into. Below we have detailed the differences between the Surface RT and Surface PRO and seriously if you are going to buy a Surface device based on the specs below we would recommend waiting a little longer and spending a bit more on the PRO. Check the spec for yourself:

Surface RT:

  • Processor: NVIDIA-made ARM chip
  • Weight: 676 grams
  • Thickness: 9.3 millimeters
  • Display: 10.6-inch ClearType HD multi touch
  • Battery: 31.5Wh
  • Connectivity: microSD, USB 2.0, Micro HD Video, 2×2 MIMO antennae
  • Software: Windows RT + Office Home & Student 2013 RT
  • Accessories: Touch Cover, Type Cover, VaporMg Case & Stand
  • Capacity: 32GB / 64GB
  • Pricing: £479 for 32gb and £559 for 64gb

Surface Pro:

  • Processor: Intel Core i5 (Ivy Bridge)
  • Weight: 903 grams
  • Thickness: 13.5 millimeters
  • Display: 10.6-inch ClearType Full HD (1080p) multi touch
  • Battery: 42Wh
  • Conncetivity: microSDXC, USB 3.0, Mini Display Port, 2×2 MIMO antennae
  • Software: Windows 8 Pro
  • Accessories: Touch Cover, Type Cover, VaporMg Case & Stand
  • Capacity: 64GB / 128GB
  • Availability: Avalible in three months time
  • Pricing: To be announced; apparently competitive with Ultrabooks

This surface of course will be running on the shiny new Windows 8 but the full lowdown on the new operating system will be bought to you by Superher0es, so stay tuned kids! For now check out the official advertisement material below. As always thanks for reading 🙂


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Green Genius!

Get Leaner, Greener & Hella More Smarter!

Being a man who greatly appreciates this planet and finds the thought of facing extinction within a few generations extremely alarming I thought I would come off the glossy consumerist teat of new gadgets and look at new technologies that are looking to tackle climate change. Okay so the outlook is bleak, running out of fuel, food, water, ice and common decency these days with the ever growing influx of human kind, all 7+ billion of us and mainly the rise of the middle class in developing nations are all wannabe little Americans, which is bad news for us Europeans who fundamentally started it all.

In the vast subject of global warming/extinction of life as we know it in the universe there are fortunately quite a few people doing something about it and not just arguing and sitting idly by. New technologies are seeping in to the market, we have already seen allot of building insulation measures, low energy light bulbs and a few people putting solar panels on their roofs which is certainly a beginning on the road to the right track. However putting the issues of global warming and existing technologies aside it’s now time too look at some suggested ideas to combat carbon emissions.

Eco lamp posts that look futuristic and green is an interesting idea that has come from LA in the picture above, very contemporary and no need for them to be attached to the grid besides being able to turn them on and off. This kind of technology has been around for a little while but if green tech is made to look good then there is a stronger chance of the masses adopting and investing in such technologies, desirability is key! Another example can be seen where large scale infrastructure is evolving to combat climate change in an exciting adaptation of exiting technology; Concentrated Solar Power, explained below.

Electric cars have been coming on leaps and bounds and general fuel efficiency of modern vehicles in comparison to their predecessors even in the last 20 years has been staggering and extremely commendable. Other suggestions in the dawn of the end have yielded some far out scifi sounding ideas, such as vertical farming, carbon sequestration, efficient helix wind turbines, biomass energy, smart meters in homes and many more upcoming solutions.

A crazy suggestion that one day maybe far more valuable than gold mines is to buy former landfill sites, when the oil runs out you bet who ever is sitting on vast amounts of recyclable materials will make a pretty penny in the world of the morrow. You may think we are crazy now but if you look at the current trajectory of international trends there are big problems that will lay ahead, if we don’t untie to solve these problems then we will meet to fight for what Earth has left. The unification of greater processing power, human innovation and evolving technologies backed by sufficient political and social will is the best chance we have to save ourselves and our children.

Good evening and good will to all humans alike!


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A Thin(g) of Beauty!

Yes the new iMac has been showcased by Apple today! And the new-fresh-looking iMac is available to see in all its glory on the Apple site RIGHT NOW!

You’d think it’d be the same iMac with just a slightly thinner screen. But you’d be wrong to think so. Dealing in all manner of percentages – The energy used is half what it used to be. Less reflectivity. More cores. More powerful. More storage.

Making things certainly come better in smaller packages!

The 21.5 inch piece of paper… I mean iMac comes out during November, with it’s wider/longer brother appearing a month later in December.

We suggest you get on the Apple website right now and check this beauty out!

The rumors were true, kudos PlayaNeox! They did have a little more to show us, after catching some reviews and having a play in the local Apple store we intend to give this little beaut a full review:


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Twitter School

At Jabber HQ we’re always trying to think up new and innovating new blogs to ‘journalise’ for you. Often we trawl through technological news features (as this is our main area of interest) while being careful not to just repeat fact and information and actually throw you our opinion and what impact this could have culturally and socially. It’s also not always WHAT someone says, but what they DON’T say.

I’m terribly sorry, I’m starting to sound like a university media lecturer, my bad.

We want to throw at you some ideas for how the world of tomorrow can operate. The way of the world is advancing, and advancing at a rapidly rapid rate at that! Ergo, here’s a rather genius idea for how the education system of tomorrow may function.



Yes, it’s exactly that. Dedicated Twitter accounts for students and teachers, to be online at planned times to tweet ideas and concepts to students, who could then tweet discussions back and forward around the twitter space/twitter classroom to create, perhaps, a discourse which is both controlled and saved for everyone to look back upon it.

While this idea is rather untamed and has quite fundamental drawbacks, it could potentially be used out-of-hours to encourage and engage with those who want to study ideas further and develop their understanding.

If I were a teacher, I would definitely attempt to trial this idea and see how much of a response there is. This is certainly a perfect idea in the world of college and university and can certainly encourage those who may often feel it hard to voice their opinions in a real-life classroom to speak up and let themselves be heard (or read).

Food for thought – Twitter School.


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