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DataSift/Twitter selling your old tweets wholesale

Posted February 28, 2012 @ 6:32 pm CST by Alberto Lima

After you post that highly enlightened, thoughtful, game changing prose on twitter; what happens to those bits and bytes after you’ve moved on to the next topic? Do these monumental testaments to our collective knowledge simply disappear into the ether? Apparently they’re repackaged and sold by Twitter through data-collector, DataSift. DataSift is not the first company to […]

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Review: Xbox Companion for Windows Phone

Posted February 28, 2012 @ 3:10 pm CST by Chris Ness

It’s been a while since I’ve cranked out a review, so I’ll make it up to you. Today I’ll be covering the Xbox Companion app for Windows Phone. It essentially turns your phone into a remote for your Xbox 360 console, allowing you to start apps or games as well as search via the Bing […]

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Episode 64 – Party Foul

Posted February 26, 2012 @ 12:46 am CST by Ben Avecilla

What’s the only thing better than a new podcast? The show notes for that podcast so you can know what the hell we’re talking about!

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Nintendo reports: 500 million 3DS units in the wild

Posted February 20, 2012 @ 7:23 am CST by Alberto Lima

Today, Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata announced that the Nintendo 3DS has sold 5 million units domestically (Japan) and over 500 million units world wide since it’s original launch date of Feburary 26th 2011. For those keeping score, the milestone was reached in less than a year, making the Nintendo 3DS the company’s most successful gaming […]

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Episode 63 – Vitto Pooped

Posted February 19, 2012 @ 12:42 am CST by Ben Avecilla

Show notes, come and get them!

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Photoshop CS6 brings you “Content Aware Move”

Posted February 17, 2012 @ 5:02 pm CST by Alberto Lima

Listen up photo editors and meme creators, Adobe’s Photoshop team is here to wow us with a new tool – “Content Aware Move.” Like the extremely impressive Content Aware Fill tool that was introduced in CS5, Content Aware Move works on a similar premise: easily move an element from a picture and move it into […]

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Pentax’s K-01 a mirror-less camera with a strong legacy behind it

Posted February 17, 2012 @ 9:00 am CST by Alberto Lima

Olympus wasn’t the only camera maker to stun us with a new high-end mirror-less camera. The folks over at Pentax made their K-01 (pronoucned “K zero one”) announcement recently, and as you can see above, it is a thing of beauty. The K-01 is a much needed revision to Pentax’s line of MILC after the […]

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Apple tries to ice ICS

Posted February 17, 2012 @ 8:10 am CST by Alberto Lima

There is no love lost between Apple and Google, and in the latest round of patent trolling ”protecting” Apple has set its sites on Google’s Ice Cream Sandwich. As originally reported in The Verge, Apple’s latest patent infringement suits target Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus but make a bigger claim against patents relating to Google’s Android 4.0 software. […]

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Episode 62 – Dick Batons

Posted February 16, 2012 @ 7:10 am CST by Ben Avecilla

Did you guys know that Ray got an iPhone? He totally did. Anyway, here’s the other (less important) news of the week after the jump.

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Episode 61 – Fat, Sugar, and Noodles

Posted February 15, 2012 @ 3:18 pm CST by Ben Avecilla

I want to apologize to all of our wonderful listeners. This is actually last week’s show. I’ve been moving into a new apartment lately and been busy with school so I dropped the ball on getting this one out. This week’s show will hit your feeds tomorrow. Sorry, everybody. In any case, here’s the show […]

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