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Google’s big announcement outed ahead of I/O keynote

Posted June 27, 2012 @ 11:43 am CST by Alberto Lima

Ever since Gizmodo posted leaked images of a Google Nexus tablet, it’s been all but certain that today’s Google I/O will be about unveiling what every geek hopes to be a Jellybean running tablet. Somehow, the picture was leaked on the Google Play Store earlier than intended and with it a big part of Google’s big announcement. […]

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T-Mobile Signs Agreement with Verizon Wireless; Promises better coverage and LTE

Posted June 26, 2012 @ 11:47 am CST by Alberto Lima

Big news from the Magenta carrier, yesterday T-Mobile announced that it has signed a deal with Verizon wireless that would effectively bring additional 60 million people. Some of the more notable pieces of the agreement include opening up the 1900MHz band to T-Mobile customers and the deployment of LTE sometime next year. The additional spectrum […]

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Mario Marathon 5 is live!

Posted June 22, 2012 @ 1:54 pm CST by Ben Avecilla

It’s that time of the year again where I spend an entire weekend (and some into the next week) watching a bunch of guys in Indiana play Mario games for charity. That’s right folks, it’s time for Mario Marathon 5. To date, the Mario Marathon crew have raised over a quarter of a million dollars […]

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Dark Shadows

Posted June 22, 2012 @ 9:56 am CST by Matt Zupka

  Many years ago, there was a soap opera that dealt with vampires, werewolves and other denizens of the night.  The name of this show was Dark Shadows and it went on for almost forever.  Correction, it only ran from 1966-1971 but since it was daily, it seemed like it was forever. But this has nothing to […]

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Rumor: Apple’s got a TV headed your way

Posted June 21, 2012 @ 1:37 pm CST by Chris Ness

Earlier today we got a tip about Sharp providing the screens for future generations of the iPad as well as an Apple TV. Hmm, that’s odd. We don’t remember the current Apple TV having any screen. Perhaps the rumors that Apple is manufacturing small batches of Smart TVs  are true. Since Sharp now has the […]

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Microsoft unveils Surface for Tablets

Posted June 18, 2012 @ 7:20 pm CST by Chris Ness

Microsoft held a conference tonight. It was a bit hurried, and had lots of people speculating. Well, once it all got started, we quickly realized it was all about tablets. Specifically, how Microsoft wants to be on yours. Aside from introducing a bit of nice accessory – which we’ll get to – they showed off […]

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Avengers Assemble!

Posted June 18, 2012 @ 1:42 pm CST by Matt Zupka

Now that I’ve seen The Avengers for a second time, I feel more prepared to offer a review that sounds a bit more coherent than ‘OMG!’ and ‘THAT WAS THE AWESOME!’ **Quick word… There will be spoilers, of this I am sure.  Be warned.** To the cast! Robert Downey Jr as Tony Stark AKA Iron […]

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Why Skype may land you in prison in Ethiopia

Posted June 18, 2012 @ 11:38 am CST by Alberto Lima

Here in the US the biggest piece of distraction information has been a bar room brawl between to celebrity man-children (Google because there will be no link here), meanwhile in Ethiopia, a simple Skype call can land you in prison, for 15 years. In all honesty, this is one that we even missed when Ethiopia […]

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Noisestash: Drafts for iOS free until 1PM EDT

Posted June 11, 2012 @ 10:03 am CST by Alberto Lima

It’s officially Apple Will Announce Something Today Day and though we’re all pretty sure what will be announced later this afternoon (morning if you’re more California Love and less Juicy), iOS developer, Agile Tortoise is giving away their Drafts app for the next couple of hours. Drafts works like a simple notepad for your iPhone or iPod Touch, […]

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LinkedIn hacked. You’re gonna want to change that password.

Posted June 6, 2012 @ 11:22 am CST by Alberto Lima

Are you on LinkedIn? If you are then you may want to head over to the site and change your password, The Next Web reports that LinkedIn’s security has been compromised and 6.5 million users’s passwords have been posted on a Russian hacker website. This shortly after it was found out that LinkedIn’s iOS app […]

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