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If you enjoy technology and are interested in keeping abreast of the latest occurrences, be sure to periodically check out this section because it will be here that we list computer industry news. There is seemingly always something going on in the field of technology. Technological advances, new product releases, recalls, reviews and the like are commonplace.

Recently, a flight simulator app was released for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The simulator is free and can be used on either device. Named the Fly Away Simulation iPhone/iPod Touch app, it is now available for download. Individuals can purchase it from either the iPhone app store or from iTunes.

Another cool release is the Xjett 795 Core i7 Flight Simulation (PC). This one was created by Jetline Systems. It is top-notch simulation software for the personal computer. This series, the XJett, is a high performance offering, guaranteed to please even the most hard core flight simulator fan.

If you are looking for computer industry news, you will find it here. As we come across interesting and relevant information, we will be sure to add it to this section. Whether it is directly related to flight simulator or is interesting tidbits about computers that we think you would enjoy hearing about, we will post it here.

Saitek Releases Cyborg F.L.Y. 9 Wireless Flight Stick Saitek Releases Cyborg F.L.Y. 9 Wireless Flight Stick

Posted on Thu, 18 Apr 2013 02:20:30 GMT (31583 reads)

Flight Simulator flight stick expert, Saitek have released a new product, F.L.Y. 9 Wireless Flight Stick – a high-end flight stick for every simmer who wants to be in control in a cockpit of any civilian and military aircraft.

Two New VRinsight Modules Two New VRinsight Modules

Posted on Fri, 28 Sep 2012 23:00:00 GMT (16448 reads)

VRinsight and Wilco Publishing released two new modules of cockpit hardware compatible with FS2004 and FSX, namely GPS-5 and Prop Cockpit Trainer. 

Saitek Releases Pro Flight X-65F Combat Control System Saitek Releases Pro Flight X-65F Combat Control System

Posted on Tue, 25 Sep 2012 23:00:00 GMT (12798 reads)

Saitek has released Pro Flight X-65F Combat Control System. 

Announcing GameGuard Anti-Virus Protection Announcing GameGuard Anti-Virus Protection

Posted on Thu, 16 Feb 2012 17:14:45 GMT (10563 reads)

Your flight simulator’s performance can be affected by your anti-virus software. But, if you don’t install an anti-virus software on your computer, you expose yourself to possible attacks. If you want to maintain the performance of your flight simulator while also protecting your computer, GameGuard might be just what you need.

Matrox Announced Multiple Graphics eXpansion Module Support Matrox Announced Multiple Graphics eXpansion Module Support

Posted on Sun, 15 Jan 2012 03:00:00 GMT (10472 reads)

In a press release in January 2010, Matrox announced the upgrade of its Multiple Graphics eXpansion Module Support.

Matrox Graphics Inc., a major manufacturer of specialized graphics solutions headquartered in Montreal, Canada, announced its release of multiple DualHead2Go and TripleHead2Go Graphics eXpansion Module (GXM) which are designed to drive up to four or six monitors, respectively, from a single system.

Free Flight Simulator App now released for iPhone and iPod Touch Free Flight Simulator App now released for iPhone and iPod Touch

Posted on Fri, 22 Oct 2010 13:42:08 GMT (240534 reads)

Users of the Apple iPhone or iPod touch will be pleased to hear about the release of the free Fly Away Simulation iPhone/iPod touch App which is now available to download from iTunes or the App Store on your device.  The App brings the latest flight simulation headlines and hottest payware product releases to your mobile device in real-time.  Keep up to date with the hottest flight simulator topics while on the move.

Jetline Systems Launches Xjett 795 Core i7 Flight Simulation PC Jetline Systems Launches Xjett 795 Core i7 Flight Simulation PC

Posted on Sun, 13 Sep 2009 12:15:48 GMT (9683 reads)

Jetline Systems has launched it's latest line of high performance flight simulation gaming computers. The companies newest offering is the Intel Core i7 powered Xjett 795. The Xjett gaming series is focused on providing flight sim enthusiasts the necessary performance to run their favorite gaming software at the most optimum level possible.

3D Holographic Projection - The Future of Advertising? 3D Holographic Projection - The Future of Advertising?

Posted on Thu, 10 Sep 2009 01:26:30 GMT (120128 reads)

With many of the latest big budget cinema releases being available in 3D, and everyone talking about the 3D future of television, many eyes are starting to focus on 3D hologram projections...without the glasses!

Top 10 Things to do with your new Panasonic 150" Plasma TV

Posted on Fri, 11 Jan 2008 03:01:41 GMT (10036 reads)
Panasonic showcased their 150 inch plasma at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, trumping their puny 103 inch model from last year. Currently they use this sucker for stadiums as a jumbo tron, but pretty soon you can buy one for your living room.

Jetline Systems Releases The xJETT Series Flight Sim PC

Posted on Tue, 25 Sep 2007 00:21:17 GMT (6859 reads)

The long awaited xJETT series is a microATX system that has been specifically designed for flight simulation games. The xJETT focuses on processor power (the most important performance factor in flight sim). The xJETT features high end dual core processors from AMD and Intel. There is an available CPU overclocking option on the xJETT 700.

Slicksteel Stainless Steel Mouse pad released Slicksteel Stainless Steel Mouse pad released

Posted on Sun, 23 Apr 2006 13:29:22 GMT (14391 reads)

The SlickSteel stainless steel mousepads have now been reduced to only $26.50.  These Mouse Mats are made with both the professional computer user and hardcore PC Gamer in mind!  This is the new whole stainless steel mouse pad from SlickSteel.  For more information, click on Read More.

TrackIR3 Pro with Vector Expansion Review TrackIR3 Pro with Vector Expansion Review

Posted on Mon, 28 Feb 2005 05:51:54 GMT (31368 reads)

The TrackIR head tracking product has been around for a few years now, and its name is becoming recognized within the world of Flight Sim. With technological advances with every release, the realism offered in the current release is superb. The guys at NaturalPoint have sent us one of the latest products, the TrackIR3 Pro for review, but not only that - we have the vector expansion pack included to review, giving you "Six Degrees of freedom (6DOF)" as stated by the manufacturer, for most realistic head tracking that's fully supported in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004.

ELITE Pedals Now Available

Posted on Sun, 26 Sep 2004 12:24:54 GMT (8914 reads)

Elite Simulation Solutions, makers of IFR training simulation software, now offer a set of high quality rudder pedals. The pedals works with ELITE's own sim software as well as with Microsoft Flight Simulator. For full details, click on Read More.

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