Archive for May, 2011

Lockheed Martin, a defense contractor, has confirmed that the network problems it has been contending with in the last several days have come from a “significant and tenacious attack”. It was carried out against them. More »


After 3 long weeks and a ton of money and effort, a Chinese man was able to build his own iPad 3. I guess he really became tired of waiting and decided to make his own. The finished product runs on Windows XP and even has its own case marked with Apple’s famous logo. It even has keyboard connectivity. This man went all out. More »


Having trouble picking out a place to eat? With the help of Urbanspoon, simply shake your iPhone and the Urbanspoon slot machine will automatically choose a nice restaurant for you. Using a GPS it can track down the nearest restaurants around you and even provide rating and reviews that fellow eaters and critics gave. More »


To get a smaller price tag, a game of give and take is necessary and that is seen through NVIDIA’s new wired 3D Vision glasses. Yes, they are wired as in you have to plug in a USB and it only allows you to move around so much unlike the wireless 3D Vision glasses you could buy. What actually helps sell the glasses though is their $99 price tag compared to the $149 price for glasses that are essentially the same but just don’t have the wire. More »


Oh yes, this really did happen. A man by the name of Dan Reeves spent the past 9 years building a Van’s RV-7A airplane kit in his basement. “The RV-7A one can take two people as high as 25,000 feet”. Just a week ago, Reeves “hired a contractor to dig up his yard and knock down the basement wall” in order to get the plane out. I wonder why this guy built it in his basement to begin with. More »


Everything from office pilates class schedules to corporate email accounts get a layer of protection through RSA SecureID. After a breach at RSA in March, the company has urged clients to boost other security methods. More »


- We previously saw the images of the BlackBerry Torch 2, but now it looks like we get to see a much more detailed photo.

- Seems like Apple is currently testing the A5 processor together with the Macbook Air. More »


Last week, a few teaser photo’s of ASUS’s newest device were released offering a few shots of the device before it makes its official debut at Computex 2011. It goes by the name of the PadFone according to Pocketnow who shared the first pictures of the device. Yesterday, Pocketnow actually posted new photos of the mysterious device. More »


The major U.S Carriers have really been stepping it up when natural disasters strike as seen with the free calling service all four major companies offered after Japan’s earthquake. Now, Sprint is offering a helping cellular hand yet again. More »


Tupac Shakur lived briefly in Marin City, Calif. If you were to tell one of the coffee stall waiters though, that he’s still alive and has made a home in New Zealand, they wouldn’t buy into it. More »


Former partners, now enemies, Samsung and Apple will be meeting in court. Why? Infringement issues. Earlier, Apple demanded that Samsung release the Droid Charge, Infuse 4G, Galaxy S II, Galaxy Tab 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 8.9 to be reviewed to see whether or not these products should be on the market. More »


From Htcyou: According to Fudzilla’s sources Motorola could very well be the first company to release a tablet run with the Tegra 3 processing system sometime around September. More »


It’s quite somewhat refreshing to see a simple alternative that gets back to the basics nowadays. Those in need of a phone doing little more than making and receiving calls and texts, the Chrono with US Cellular is being introduced by Samsung. More »


From Htcyou: Leaks, they always appear especially if a number of people can’t wait to get their hands on some new goody. You have to fill their craving somehow and what better way than getting the actual program they have been waiting for. More »


Emoticons and some plain old fashioned punctuation marks evolve to some nice rings, believe it or not. And a signature mark is also left behind with them. They’d come in handy if you ever need to really put your fist in someone’s face. More »


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