When you are competing in the Olympics, then you would do well to have as few distractions as possible. And the past two weeks have seen some of the world’s very best athletes and sportsmen deliver performances that have enthralled … .
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While London has geared up to the frenzy of the 2012 Olympics and journalists and photographers from across the globe are busy covering all the action, Olympic organizers have ensured that the sporting extravaganza offers an exclusive perspective from a … .
We saw the Avengers competing at the Olympics and we have a retro 8-bit video montage titled ‘The 8 bit games’. Created by animation production house Flikli the video features the sports that will be played at the Olympics but … .
Ukranian illustrator and deviantART contributor, scargeear has imagined how would the superheroes that have saved humanity innumerable times compete in the greatest games. She has taken each of the Avengers and placed them in a sport that suits their skills … .
Being the official sponsor of the Olympics, Samsung is leaving no stone unturned in catching the fancy of fans. After announcing the Olympics Limited Edition Galaxy S III it has now launched a special cover featuring icons that define London. … .
Samsung has been crowned the official sponsor of the 2012 Summer Olympics to be hosted in London and in commemoration of the same the manufacturer has unveiled this all-Brit Galaxy Note to be sold exclusively in UK. With the Union … .
Human beings are quickly turning into a quicker-at-its-feet race, with Usain Bolt paving the way ahead. Now, giving Olympic runners a perfect way to beat the elements and aerodynamic drag, Nike has unveiled this fabulous tech-packed running suit. Called the … .
London is the city we know for the finest sporting facilities, double-decker buses, and of course, the mighty bridge. Now what may well be a real defining factor for the exquisite city is the fresh batch of LCD-equipped bins. This … .
The OBS (Olympic Broadcasting Organization) along with the BBC will be scheduling screening of the 2002 Olympics at select locations in London, Japan and the USA in Super Hi Vision. The screening will be held at four locations in Japan … .
There was a lot for us to look forward to the coolest Olympic torch. Of course, it was high time that the torch of the Winter Olympics 2010 didn’t look like a real, ancient Olympian counterpart. This cool one is … .
The Winter Olympics are being eagerly anticipated in Canada, and the rest of the world. A new event will be making it to the games. Call it the ‘largest thought-controlled computing installation’ if you like. The technology will help visitors … .
Acer is one of the official sponsors in this year’s Vancouver’s Olympic Winter held in Canada of course. With this in mind the company has launched a limited Edition notebook in their CULV Ultra Portable series, the Asprie 1410. This … .
Just to refresh your memory the Olympus E-P1 Micro Four Thirds rangefinder-style camera has a D-SLR sensor packed into the super compact retro styled body. A top shot image was leaked earlier and now this front shot which has come … .
At one time Nortel represented at least a third of the total value of the entire Toronto Stock Exchange. It has $2.4 billion to fund operations with while it reorganizes under Chapter 11 in the U.S. but it’s a far … .
The popular Olympus µ series is once again setting the standard for cameras that combine graceful design with practical innovative features. Hidden inside its super-slim metal body the Olympus µ-9000 has a wide 10x optical zoom (28-280mm) that’s powerful enough … .
Olympus is an excellent camera to work with. Not only do the pics come out great, they are working hard on their styling too. The Mju 1050 SW camera is one prime example as it comes in a gorgeous Champagne … .
The $200 million Water Cube structure constructed by PTW Architects and Arup has now become an iconic structure after the spectacular Beijing Olympics, and not to forget that it is the same place where Michael Phelps swam for his gold. … .
Everybody seems to have been bitten by the Olympics and Lego bug and Lego fans will surely enjoy the Olympics scenes created by Flickr user Jarod_Uses_Film. Jorad says “The challenge I’ve set myself for the Beijing Olympics… post one LEGO … .
Lenovo IdeaPad U8 got its official intro at the Beijing games and here are the specs for this Asia-only MID. It sports a 4.8-inch touchscreen; a sub-3 watt processor from Intel (Silverthorn-class Atom); weighs 350-grams and measures 21 x 173 … .
Around 4500 Lego enthusiasts from Hong Kong created the Olympics using 300,000 Lego bricks, and now playing homage to the greatest sporting event of the year is Bryan Berg who has built the entire Olympic village in Beijing along with … .
At the cost of sounding too farfetched, the news is that the Japanese Olympic swimmer Kosuke Kitajima took Wii training to help him prepare for the games. He bagged the gold for the men’s 100m breaststroke. He’s obviously grateful to … .
Witnessing the Olympic games is not a chance any sports lover would want to miss, not to mention taking some great pictures while your there. So you managed to save up and pay for the ticket to Beijing and threw … .
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) is all set to give Australian cyclists an edge in their quest for the Olympic gold. After ensuring cyclists with the best bicycles on the block, they have gone one step further to ensure … .
Staring 1960 tapes of the Rome Olympic Games were flown back to New York for broadcast, covering only a few hours of each day’s competition. Which pretty much meant that the CBS crew got to decide what footage of the … .
Not to be outdone by Speedo, Nike unveiled their Swift System of Dress for the Track & Field Team representing USA in the 2008 Olympics. The new uniform gives aerodynamic advantages on key parts of the body. Nike developed socks, … .