Archive for January, 2010

From Htcyou: I was unimpressed with the supposed screen capture HTC’s Supersonic running Android 3.1 on T-Mobile’s network, but these newly released photographs of the actual device have me agog. Some Polish bloke has published a better shot of the Bravo as well, this time with the phone turned on. More »


The incredibly popular Nintendo Wii console has been hugely popular all over the world. Nintendo boasts that the console can appeal to the whole spectrum of gamers. Some pros, however, would beg to differ. Complaints have occasionally been coming in regarding the rudimentary control schemes and difficulty level of some popular games for the Wii. Well, never fear gaming pros, the Wii Classic Controller Pro is coming soon to a store near you! More »


From Ningin: Extra! Extra! Read all about it! It? The Daily Mixr, of course.

via Wirebot: First Impression: Bayonetta Does MAG stand a chance against Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2?

via Ziggytek: Nano Technology in the Fight against Heart Disease Guess This Gadget Tuesday: a Most Moribund Contraption

via HTCYou: HTC: Lofty Ambitions for Its Upcoming Smartphones

via Ningin: Girls’ Generation OH! gushes in at no.1 Unbelievable! Blow up doll saves man’s life

via Rekuru: Ozu The Sphinx: Late Spring

via Flaunt Me: Get Your Daily Serving of Fruits & Veggies with These Beauty Products via GirlyBubble: Lady Gaga sugar cookies

via BlitzNation: Deion Sanders Is Dumb

via SwanDiary: Avatar’s Sam Worthington to play Dracula?

via CrazySingleLife: Hi-Five your way to a friendship More »


From Wirebot:

I’ve always heard mixed reviews about DJ Hero. My friend bought it. My co-workers bought it. My classmates play it. But I was always mixed about my feelings towards this game. But never mind that, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has confirmed a sequel to this game, despite its sales largely dwarfed by Guitar Hero. More »


Let us play a game: every Tuesday, we scour allover for the strangest looking gadgets, and then you guess wildly what they are. This edition of our new quiz is macabre and is not for the queasy. More »


As an aspiring doctor and a technology advocate, it always excites me to find marriages of the two fields to help fight disease. Technology is being used more and more everyday in healthcare and breakthroughs like this one could help millions in the future. More »


From Htcyou: Walmart Wireless is listing the Google Nexus One as “Coming Soon.” This could be a good strategy for Google to showcase its phone to a much wider audience, as opposed to…none. More »


From Htcyou: HTC expected a tough 2009. In the last quarter of 2008, unconsolidated revenues were NT$47.38 billion but then dropped significantly the next year: 2009 Q3 revenues were only NT$34.01 billion but rallied to a healthy NT$41.08 billion in Q4. More »


It’s no surprise that 2009 was a bad year for the video game industry. With the economy in a rut and families pinching pennies, video game sales have fallen 8% since last year when 2008 saw a record breaking $21.4 billion dollars in video game sales, according to the NPD. More »


From Htcyou: Moving forward, Android will require not merely continued app support but also gaming, which makes up a large portion of Apple’s App Store profits. Google is taking a more concerted effort to focus on games. By partnering with Game Developers Conference, Google hopes to bring Android to gamers and vice versa. More »


From Ningin: Pardon me, would you have any Grey pou The Daily Mixr pon?

via Wirebot: Square Enix Uploads New NIER Trailer Whatcha Playin!? Mass Effect 2 Anticipation Edition

via Ziggytek: Pirates Seek to Sink the Music Industry A Ride on the Wild Side

via HTCYou: Android Developer Labs World Tour

via Ningin: Wonder Girls’ SunMi: The lazy man’s news summary vol.1 and who to blame for her leaving Ellen wants international music on The Ellen Degeneres Show!

via Rekuru: An Interview with FiRESiGN: On Music, Martial Arts, X Japan, and More

via Flaunt Me: Revive Your Lips Overnight

via GirlyBubble: Top 10 Cutest Cupcakes

via BlitzNation: Manning and Brees Are The Perfect Ingredients for a Super Bowl

via SwanDiary: Proof that Robert Pattinson is not Twilight’s Edward Cullen More »


The next time your mother tells you that playing video games rots your brain, you should kindly direct her to this article. In a recent study by the University of Illinois, the University of Pittsburgh, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, good gamers tend to have bigger brains. More »


Whenever possible, I try to write articles that relate technology and culture. New and exciting advances are being made everyday, allowing people to experience things that they would never have been able to experience otherwise. One such example is an interactive tour video that shows the devastation that has hit Haiti. More »


From Ningin: Boy what an intense weekend of flash gaming! Going into this I really didn’t think the teams were all that balanced. With only three total points separating the first and last team, it seems we have some real competition. WireMeis first getting a 24 out of a possible 36 points. Team Mixr Users is second trailing by just one point. BlitzKuTek is not far behind, trailing by 2 points. Ningin, the once dominant team heading into this tournament, is surprisingly last trailing WireMe by 3. Let’s get to the breakdowns: More »


Remember back in the good ‘ole days when you had to buy an entire CD just to hear the one song that you heard on the radio? Well, it’s back to the future where MP3s to your favorite songs are just a click away. But could these innocent downloads be hurting your favorite artists? CNN tells the story. More »


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