Top technology stories for October 8
AMD has unveiled pricing and specifications for three new R7 video cards. The new video cards are all reasonably priced with the most expensive be under $140.
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Nikon unveiled a new DSLR camera today called the D610 that's packed with interesting features. The camera has a 24.3-megapixel CMOS sensor and retails for slightly less than $2600 with the lens.
Rumors are circulating about the next generation iPhone being called the iPhone 6. Rumors claim that the iPhone 6 will use a 4.8-inch display.
HTC launched a very limited edition smartphone in the UK called the Gold HTC One. HTC covered the outside of the normal HTC One with 18 karat gold and the device is said to be worth $4420.
The US government put a new one hundred dollar bill into circulation with new security features. The new bill has a 3-D security ribbon and a bell in the Inkwell. These new security features are supposed to help prevent counterfeiting.
Airbus has announced a deal has been finalized with Japan Airlines worth $9.5 billion. The deal will see Airbus providing Japan Airlines with 31 A350 Jets.
The Nobel Prize for 2013 in physics has been granted to Francois Englert and Peter Higgs. The pair received the Nobel Prize for research into particle physics and the so-called god particle.