Sunday, August 17, 2008

New Tomb Raider But Not Angelina Jolie.

Move over, Angelina Jolie. There is a new Lara Croft in the city, and she is a young 23-year-old gymnast from south London, Tomb Raider publisher Eidos has announced this week. Since actress Rhonda Mitra first took on the role of the heroine of Tomb Raider Lara Croft in 1997, Eidos has tried real-life counterparts for their acrobatic archaeologist heroin, and that helped boost the number of games to increase sales around the world 32 million.

Until now the British publisher selection have tended to be models or, like Jolie, movie stars, but Alison Carroll Croft could be the first to have the physical capacity to make his famous acrobatic number compared to justice. <br> <br> Carroll has 12 years of gymnastics training and numerous honors on behalf of Great Britain appears in sporting circles. Although his role Lara not involve a movie, it still will be sufficiently busy traveling the world promoting the latest game Tomb Raider, Underworld, which let you leave your day job - as a receptionist. amazing how realistic [Lara] are movements in Tomb Raider: Underworld and is so gratifying to be able to use my formative years of gymnastics to portray such a beloved character," Carroll said in a press release.

Although Carroll more than able to match Croft kick for kick, because even in a training regime that includes classes of weapons in eastern Europe, the survival of the art instructional British SAS troops, and - of course -- An intensive course in archaeology.

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Sony Ericsson 8.1MP C905

The C905 is Sony Ericsson's first Cyber-shot slider and its most advanced camera phone yet. With an 8.1 megapixel camera and real camera flash amongst its cutting-edge capabilities, it offers easy photo-taking in a phone that derives its looks from a digital camera and offers the picture quality to match.

"The C905 and Cyber-shot S302 Snapshot ™ have been developed to make us all better photographers! That means making it easier to take great shots and never missing that magic moment. "Sven said Totten, Head of Imaging Marketing at Sony Ericsson. "Although both have photography at their core, the phones are very distinct; 8.1megapixel the C905 is a viable alternative to a digital camera and the S302 is perfect for those who do not want to miss a moment and like to send or Bluetooth ™ their photos to their friends. "

The new Cyber-shot ™ C905
Take Your Best Shot

* Complete digital camera experience on a phone - true digital camera styling and an 8.1 megapixel camera with flash Xenon
* Outstanding picture quality - complete with face detection auto-focus, smart contrast and image stabilizer
* From baby's first steps to an amazing sunset; store them all on the 2GB Memory Stick Micro ™ (M2 ®) included
* The USB adaptor (CCR-70) provided in-box allows for easy transfer of your photos to-and-from your PC.
* View high-quality pictures on the phones impressive 2.4 "scratch-resistant mineral glass display
* Share your memories - send your photos wirelessly from your phone to your TV via Wi-Fi ™ (using DLNA), or connect with wires using the TV-Out Cable ITC-60, also announced today
* Upload photos to your own blogsite online or print your photos with fantastic resolution up to A3 size
* Much more than a camera phone - GPS-enabled for geo-tagging of photos and navigation support.

The C905 Cyber-shot ™ will be available in three colours (Black Night, Ice Silver and Copper Gold) in selected markets from Q4 2008. It will support the following networks:

* C905 GSM / GPRS / EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 UMTS / HSDPA 2100.
* C905a GSM / GPRS / EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 UMTS / HSDPA 850/1900/2100
* C905c GSM / GPRS / EDGE 850/900/1800/1900.

8.1 megapixel camera
Xenon Flash
Auto Focus Face Detection
Smart contrast
Image stabilizer
Red-Eye Reduction
BestPic ™
Digital zoom - up to 16x
Photo Fix
Photo Flash
Photo light
Video light
Video Recording
Video stabilizer
Picture & Video blogging
Photo feeds
PictBridge printing
™ Bluetooth stereo (A2DP)
Media Player
Music tones (MP3/AAC)
PlayNow ™
Track ™
3D Games
FM radio
Video streaming
Video viewing
Access NetFront ™ Web browser
WAP 1.2.1
Web feeds
Video Calling
Speaker Phone
Polyphonic ringtones
Vibrating Alert
Exchange ActiveSync ®
Instant Messaging
Picture messaging (MMS)
Predictive text input
Sound Recorder
Text Messaging (SMS)
Auto rotate
Navigation Key
Picture wallpaper
Wallpaper animation
Bluetooth ™ Technology
USB mass storage
USB Support
Wi-Fi ™