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Noisedraft

Noisedraft: Turn your name into a symbol

Posted July 31, 2011 @ 11:04 am CST by Steven Callas

Welcome to another weekly episode of the NoiseDraft, a completely made up mock draft for your reading pleasure. Each week the topic changes and each week the selection order changes. Feel free to continue the draft in the comments below! Just remember, once something has been chosen, you can’t choose it again! Since our readers […]

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Noisecast Roundup: 07/29/2011

Posted July 29, 2011 @ 9:07 pm CST by Agrippa

Welcome to another Noisecast Roundup. Let’s get on with it shall we? HTC Sales Continue Steep Upward Trend. HTC is on a tear. They deserve this. They’ve picked up Nokia’s old mantle for sturdy gear (despite their phone selection on T-Mobile). They are still behind Samsung, but it’s only a matter of time. Researchers say […]

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Noisecast Roundup: 07/28/2011

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 9:18 pm CST by Agrippa

Hey guys, I’m back for another quick roundup. I’ve been on the road and all that jazz. Let’s jump right into it. Did LulzSec troll Scotland Yard? No one is really sure. That’s the rumor, the Topiary that’s been arrested is not the real Topiary. However, wouldn’t be the first time LulzSec used lies to […]

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News

Logitech Cuts Revue Price Down To Size, Brings CEO Down With It

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 11:55 am CST by Eric Ravenscraft

You guys remember Google TV? No? Well that’s probably because when they announced it, it came on devices that were priced into oblivion. Like the Logitech Revue which cost $300. As if that sting wasn’t enough, Apple launched the AppleTV shortly thereafter for $99. A somewhat less capable device (no DVR integration), but actually affordable. […]

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Reviews

Zenni Optical – Review by Jake Gross

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 11:00 am CST by Chris Ness

Recently, I’ve been spending an inordinate amount of time in front of a computer. I’ve also noticed that every night, I end up with a headache. The cure? Glasses.  Jake Gross had previously written up this excellent review of ZenniOptical.com, which was perfect for me, because they offer tons of styles and frames for dirt […]

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Did Scotland Yard Get Trolled?

Posted July 28, 2011 @ 10:40 am CST by Alberto Lima

Yesterday we reported that hacktivist and alleged LulzSec heavy, Topiary, was arrested by Scotland Yard. Today, DailyTech is reporting that they have info from an unnamed source that claims that the 19-year-old arrested yesterday is not Topiary but a victim of a vicious troll. Daily Tech published a chat log from their source, that claims […]

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Glowing dog created by South Korean scientists

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 5:02 pm CST by Steven Callas

I was expecting something like this out of North Korea instead of South Korea, but what the heck. Scientists in South Korea’s Seoul National University genetically modified a beagle to help aid in their quest to find a cure for Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and other human diseases. What they didn’t expect was for that beagle to […]

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Shownotes: Episode 38 – Myths and Mouths

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 4:00 pm CST by Agrippa

Alright alright, stop yelling at me. Here’s the most recent podcast and show notes. I was out of town and the internet only exists where I can’t get to it at the particular moment when I can’t get to it… you get me. You know the drill by now. Show notes and links after the […]

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LulzSec spokesperson arrested by Scotland Yard?

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 12:16 pm CST by Alberto Lima

On the heels of the PayPal boycott, the Associated Press is reporting that Scotland Yard has arrested a 19-year-old man in the Shelter Islands. The 19-year-old is believed to be hacktivist “Topiary”, spokesman for LulzSec. As of this writing there has been no activity on LulzSec’s twitter account for over 6 hours and their website, […]

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Photoshop Contest: Make Us A 404 Page

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 10:00 am CST by Ron Cassel

Ah, the internet. Such a mysterious being. You’re cruising along, reading, commenting, clicking links, then all of a sudden, BAM! 404. Where’d that come from? Who knows. It’s one of life’s greatest mysteries. Well we’ve got this new site right? Maybe you’ve noticed. It’s pretty nice and all, and it works really well, but we really need […]

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