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Contest Update: Make us a terrible fan page! – WINNER!

Posted March 30, 2012 @ 12:16 pm CST by Ben Avecilla

Alright folks, it’s time to announce the winner of our latest Noisecast contest. In case you don’t remember, we asked you to design us a Myspace (or similarly outdated social network) fan page. It’s taken a week to post the results because we had to laboriously pore over all of the entries.

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Android App Review: Solar Charger

Posted March 27, 2012 @ 9:30 am CST by admin

An excellent app that reverses the polarity of the neutron flow in your Android’s screen to allow for photoelectric charging.

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New Windows Phone line up headed to AT&T

Posted March 26, 2012 @ 3:07 pm CST by Alberto Lima

If you’re on the Deathstar network and are looking for an upgrade deal, look no further. Just announced today, AT&T will be seeing two new flagship Windows Phone options from both HTC and Nokia. First up is the HTC Titan II. The Titan II is the evolutionary follow up to last year’s Titan, both come […]

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Smoked by Windows Phone Contest “Rules”

Posted March 26, 2012 @ 8:00 am CST by Alberto Lima

“Smoked by Windows Phone” was a great PR campaign by Microsoft to help promote the Windows Phone platform. Originally launched at CES 2012, “Smoked by Windows Phone” challenges smartphone users to pit their handset against one running Windows Phone 7.5 to see which phone can perform common tasks quicker. In the video above, poor Justin […]

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Noisestash: PLEASE let this be Canon’s mirrorless camera

Posted March 23, 2012 @ 1:35 pm CST by Alberto Lima

First off, a really BIG caveat here: This is not in any way an official mock-up. It’s one guy’s vision/fantasy as to what Canon should be aiming for when putting together their mirrorless interchangeable lens camera (MILC). But that doesn’t make this concept any less “want” worthy. The mock comes with a fanciful list of proposed […]

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Noisestash: Kerning. Do You Have What It Takes?

Posted March 22, 2012 @ 4:17 pm CST by Ray Schneider

Kerning is an important element of all designs including any form of typography. For the uninitiated kerning is how you space letters. As the always relevant XKCD points out bad kerning can be quite irksome. This little web based game from Method Of Action will let you test your chops at how good or bad […]

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This is why people don’t like you on Facebook

Posted March 21, 2012 @ 4:40 pm CST by Alberto Lima

There are some things that you just don’t talk about among your friends. Sex, religion, politics. Well according to a recent Pew study, politics is really the main reason why you’re being unfriended (de-friended?) on Facebook these days. In a report in the Washington Post, the number one reason more and more people are ceasing […]

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Would you give up your Facebook password for a job?

Posted March 21, 2012 @ 3:10 pm CST by Alberto Lima

Let’s be frank here, times are indeed quite hard in the job market. Even with current job growth numbers, many people are struggling to find new or gainful employment. Now aside from checking your CV, some employers are looking to look even further into your life – they want your Facebook password. There’s no denying, […]

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Episode 67 – Poo Foam

Posted March 21, 2012 @ 1:21 am CST by Ben Avecilla

Here are the shownotes for this week’s episode. Take a gander after the jump. And hey, don’t forget about our contest!

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NetZero will bring 4G for free!

Posted March 20, 2012 @ 1:07 pm CST by Alberto Lima

Remember NetZero; the company during the dotcom era that provided free dial-up internet service (yes, I’m old) to cheap/broke computer users of yester-year? Well they’re back and offering mobile 4G service starting at the very low price of FREE. Yeah, that’s no typo, free mobile 4G in either USB stick or Hotspot form. Here’s how […]

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