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Sharp Aquos SH-12C 3D phone escaping Japan, making its way to European shores

Posted September 30, 2011 @ 12:56 pm CST by Steven Callas

Not often do you encounter a smartphone that can go toe-to-toe with the latest models six months after it is released. A 1.4Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, a 4.2 inch qHD glasses-less 3D multitouch display, a pair of 8MP cameras capable of capturing images in 3D as well as 720p 3D video, 512MB RAM and Android […]

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Amazon to buy Palm? I hope not

Posted September 30, 2011 @ 10:53 am CST by Steven Callas

Last night VentureBeat broke a story about a trusted anonymous source confiding to the publication that Amazon was seriously considering snatching up Palm from Hewlett-Packard. At first thought I got excited to hear this news, just like the rest of the interwebs did. Palm is going to be saved! It will finally have a home […]

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Alright, Spotify, Now You’re Starting To Piss Me Off

Posted September 30, 2011 @ 9:30 am CST by Eric Ravenscraft

Hey, Spotify. Remember me? I’m that guy that wrote a glowing review of you as soon as you landed at Ellis Island and got your citizenship. I liked you when you first got here. And now you’re pissing me off. Like a lot. Let’s talk, shall we? I’d rather settle this with words than fisticuffs […]

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Warner Brothers Sets Sights High With New Facebook Show

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 9:45 pm CST by Ray Schneider

Warner Brothers Digital Distribution announced today that they’re going to release an action comedy series called Aim High though Facebook. It will be produced by Warner Premier and Dolphin Entertainment. They’re calling it “the first-ever social series from a Hollywood Studio.” Facebook will allow you to add your profile information by installing the Facebook app […]

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Noisecast Roundup 9-29-2011: Firelight Edition

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 8:19 pm CST by Agrippa

Sup folkles. I’m back. Another night, another roundup. Past the flush of Kindle fire. We’ve had our pagan moon, and battle’s been joined. Back to business. Let’s do this. 30% of current HTC sales are WP7 devices. That’s… kind of a big deal. This is strange to me. HTC is the second largest Android manufacturer […]

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Kindle lights Fire under Playbook’s tail

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 4:47 pm CST by Chris Ness

The recent announcement about the Amazon Kindle Fire (henceforth known as Fire) have created quite a stir in the tech world. It’s a cheap tablet that was aimed to hit those people who don’t want to spend $500+ on an iPad or similar device. What do you lose? A camera or two, an SD reader, […]

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Dancing By Fire Light: The Battle Has Begun In Earnest

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 3:52 pm CST by Agrippa

Beneath the surface of the world you occupy is a secret cabal pulling the strings to create a new future. I’m not talking about the Illuminati, though these individuals can be called illuminated. I’m talking about bibliophiles. Nearly two thousand years ago, the forerunner of paper was invented but just over five centuries ago, the […]

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Microsoft is getting serious about Xbox TV

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 1:30 pm CST by Chris Ness

Microsoft talked about Xbox TV along with their Kinect integration with Bing a while ago at E3. Now, it seems, they are getting serious about it. Bloomberg reports that the software giant is in talks with major content providers such as Comcast and Verizon TV to secure rights to view TV content through your Xbox […]

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Jack Ma’s Alibaba should buy Yahoo

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 1:03 pm CST by Steven Callas

The SS Bartz has been torpedoed pretty bad and it is sinking. Management is in chaos with Yahoo’s board not even knowing who is in charge. First Yahoo was for sale, then it was not, then Jerry Yang unofficially took over as CEO, and now board member David Kenny is vying for the CEO position. […]

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Amazon’s Silk Browser is raising security concerns

Posted September 29, 2011 @ 11:50 am CST by Chris Ness

At the Noisecast, we’re all about safe computing. We want you to be aware of what can compromise your system, and what to do about it. So it’s fairly logical that we’d like to warn you about the possible concerns with the Amazon Kindle Fire’s fancy-pants new web browser: Silk. The browser claims to load […]

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