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Discover the 'origami-inspired' auto made out of cardboard

The five have built a full-scale Lexus IS Sedan complete with an electric motor - out of cardboard . By making the Origami vehicle real, Lexus managed to prove that with the right technology there are no more boundaries. "As with anything, there were a few elements of trial and error, but as we had all the resources we needed in-house, this made the changes easier to produce", he continued.

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Mozilla to boot all plugins from Firefox … except Flash

Chrome's Flash does not use NPAPI, as Google was unhappy with both its performance characteristics and its security implications. Firefox began this process several years ago with manual plugin activation, allowing users to activate plugins only when they were necessary.

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Shovel Knight Physical Release on Xbox One Cancelled

According to the developer, this has been due to "publishing policies on the [Xbox One] that are beyond our control". "We're very sorry...we know there is a lot of interest - the pre-orders were really good and we thank everyone for their support!" First and foremost, Xbox One owners hoping to pick up the physical retail version are out of luck, as it's been cancelled for Xbox One.

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Microsoft to run hands-on trials of HoloLens AR headset

The majority of the hands-on tests will be conducted in the month of November, but Toronto and Seattle will be the first to host Microsoft's presentations in the last two weeks of October. Dev kits will initially only be shipped to the USA and Canada. The company announced that "The price range for the new HoloLens device was estimated at approximately $3,000 (Roughly 1,95,000)".

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Microsoft's new Lumia 950 and 950 XL smartphones

On the other hand, the Microsoft Lumia 950, which was recently unveiled in New York on October 6, presents a smaller 5.2-inch AMOLED touchscreen with 1440 x 2560 pixel density under Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Microsoft had to do it different to stand out. And even if you did purchase one off-contract and unlocked, it will only work on AT& T and T-Mobile networks - Sprint and Verizon Wireless customers need not apply.

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We now know when Windows 10 Mobile will 'launch'

With Microsoft's ambitious goal to bring Windows 10 to a billion devices within the next few years , developers could see the monetization potential for Windows 10 Mobile , and hopefully this means that more developers will create more apps for these devices.