Archive for March, 2011

Microsoft has recently released its latest video ad campaign which introduces the ASUS Eee Slate EP121 stylus tablet PC. This 12.1-inch tablet is equipped with Core i5 processor and Windows 7 operating system. It comes with a Wacom digitizer, a dedicated silo in its side for the stylus, and a Bluetooth keyboard. More »


It’s been a long time in the making, but it looks like the board of directors of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has finally approved the use of .XXX domains for websites containing adult material (i.e. pornography, etc.). While this may seem like a sensible move, there are still those out there that feel these .XXX domains are crossing a line. More »


Sony has been hard at work lately with a number of projects under its belt that are set to debut within the next year. Aside from the PlayStation tablet, the dual-screen clamshell and the sliding PC, Sony has now been revealed to be working on two additional projects, as well: a Chrome OS notebook and a so-called “VAIO Hybrid PC.” More »


Dell is currently offering the 5-inch Streak 5 tabletphone for $99 with purchase of a new Dell notebook or desktop PC priced at over $699, such as the Inspiron 17R. More »


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Have you had your eyes on Facebook’s INQ Cloud Touch phone and would really like some details on its release? Well then keep reading! You can now pre-order the phone from Carphone Warehouse, a UK seller, while expecting their products to begin shipping on April 6. If you’ve decided that you absolutely must have this phone, there’s a chance that the phone will be free for you (plus a £20 tariff) for the device running on Android 2.2, or you can follow through with the pre-pay plan which is priced at £199.95, or you can go without the SIM card deal priced at £299.95. More »


At Cebit, you can find everything from the common i7 up to some of the oddest gadgets you can imagine. One of the odder things you might find is the uncommon foldable rubber pc peripherals. Chinese Manufacturer China Victory was packed with a wide multitude of quite useful rubber items. The product range is pretty blunt and straightforward, so here’s a quick summarization of what they had to show: More »


Facebook has many uses, but another life saving use has been found. If you are in trouble and don’t have a phone, updating your facebook status may help save your life. A college student named Nitesh Bhakta had walked out of his room to look down and spot 3 masked men tying up his Grandmother and teenage sister. Luckily he wasn’t spotted, so with some quick thinking, he rushed into his room, grabbed his laptop and hid up in the attic. More »


Your movies and TV on demand can be very easily caught up with from services like Netflix, Hulu Plus and Amazon Instant. However, Moki.tv offers something different – searching all the popular movie and TV show outlets from a single unified engine, rather than in different selections. More »


A source from Foxconn has apparently provided some information regarding the fifth generation iPhone. Past reports are the main linings of the informations, but a few new details have also been found. And at Foxconn, the iPhone 5 has already been seen anyway. A fairly similar design to the iPhone is expected, but the material and screen size are the most notable differences. More »


For the espresso enthusiast, Spro is the app for you. With a full guide on the different types of drinks and espresso history, there’s even a step by step guide to help you create some delicious coffee on your own. More »


- Did your city make the list for most socially networked in the US? (Number 5 for me)

- A very cool and custom-made iOS device stand that looks very useful with its clean design. More »


Pawsley, co-founded by Neda Pisheva and former investment banker Mike Pacifico, is a new social networking website dedicated for dogs that also integrates a Groupon-like ‘deals’ feature. The site was inspired by their reaction when they created a Facebook profile for their puppy. They were surprised seeing how many pets have their own Facebook profiles. More »


Got gobs of money and a bunch of time on your hands? What better way to spend the day than grabbing a slow-motion camera and shooting some fresh, out-of-the-box iPad 2 tablets! Yes, you just read that correctly. Read on for this outrageous display of Apple carnage. More »


The United States Patent and Trademark Office(USPTO) has pulished a patent filing that is both new and familiar. Originally submitted by Nokia May of 2010, said patent is for a tablet device bearing an extremely strong resemblance to the Nokia N8 handset. More »


It’s been a pretty long time since I’ve seen a video go this viral. After having been released last Friday on March 11th, everyone and their mother has heard of Rebecca Black and her viral song entitled “Friday.” With well over 17 million views on YouTube in just a week, this thirteen year old has found herself in the dizzying lime light and is having her fifteen minutes of fame. More »


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