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Santa brought you an Android phone or tablet. Congratulations and Merry Christmas you filthy animal. Now you need some apps. Here's what you need to cop from the Google Play Store. More » SYBASE SUN MICROSYSTEMS STANDARD MICROSYSTEMS SRA INTERNATIONAL SPSS Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Why hire a human when a machine can do it better and faster? Robot Replacement JIMMY FALLON Let’s face it: The robots are coming. Before we know it, we’re all going to be replaced by mechanical versions of ourselves. And ... TRIDENT MICROSYSTEMS TRANSACTION SYSTEMS ARCHITECTS TOTAL SYSTEM SERVICES TNS... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
I have a thing for physics games, and I've been known to post the occasional platformer or action game here and there. But Let it Slide is one of the brainiest games I've posted to date. The idea is very simple, and far from original: You get a board with... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Christmas day, and while the US is still tucked up in bed, awaiting Santa's visit, the euro-crew are already up and about, donning knitted jumpers with one hand in the chocolate tin, the other brandishing (the third) sherry. This year, to save you from tears, we recorded you something special.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
If you used Windows XP for a long time (who didn't?), one of the biggest changes when moving to Windows 7 or Vista was the massively-altered Explorer. While the new Explorer introduces some useful new features, it also removed just as many -- which is where Classic Shell comes in!... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
The Federal Communications Commission has approved AT&T's purchase of licenses for new wireless spectrum after years of maneuvering. The purchases will be in the Wireless Communications Service and AWS-1 bands. AT&T will purchase the spectrum from Comcast; NextWave; Horizon Wi-Com, which was the first wireless carrier to launch WiMax in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Few things in this world will reaffirm your holiday spirit faster than watching a dozen or so uniformed service people cover a room in Christmas wrapping. Also on that short list, it so happens, is spotting one of the aforementioned troops hand-feed an overzealous and noticeably plump squirrel who's anxiously... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Now that Windows 8 images have begun leaking out, it's only a matter of time until developers start releasing mods for Windows 7 which mimic upcoming features. Over at Into Windows, they've spotted one such mod already. In the earliest Windows 8 images, we saw Windows Live integration on the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Path, a social networking startup designed for the mobile environment, on Thursday launched a new social search feature that is both simple and highly intuitive -- and that plays to Path's unique strengths as a private mobile social network. A user might search for "rainy day in New Orleans" or... Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Apple have designed the iPad to be easy to use, in fact even a two year old can use this device without any problems whatsoever. This makes it a very attractive option for people who are used to using an iPhone or for those who are not. However, there are... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
We've been looking at some pretty cool Kinect and Windows interactions for a while now, but we were hoping that the release of an official SDK would lead to even more coolness. Evoluce has stepped up, and is now offering Win&I -- a full-featured gesture control system for Windows 7.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Later today, Firefox will undergo its biggest developmental upheaval ever. Mozilla-central, the source of nightly builds, will be renumbered to version 5 -- and at long last, after years of wallowing around version 1, Mozilla's rendering and layout engine, Gecko, will also have its version number updated to match Firefox.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Select Microsoft Connect partners -- major players like HP -- have been given their first taste of Windows 8. According to various sources, the build string currently sits at 7971.0.110324-1900, which is the third milestone build of the successor to Windows 7. So far, there haven't been many details revealed... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
The dedicated car phone may be a thing of the past, but the in-car hotspot is becoming increasingly common. BMW isn't shy when it comes to in-vehicle tech, so the fact that it's launching its own solution should come as no surprise. We initially heard about the ConnectedDrive LTE integration... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
After hinting in a Japanese press release that it'll out a bevy of new Google TV offerings in 2013, LG has firmed up the details, saying it'll launch seven new models at CES next January. Those include 42-, 57-, 50-, 55- and 60-inch models from the upcoming GA6400 series, along... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Third-party apps have started to become the best-in-class in iOS. This is good for third-party developers, users, and in the short-term, Apple. It gives third-parties, like Google, additional exposure and revenue. It provides better apps for users on iOS devices. And it helps sell more iOS devices for Apple. In... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Third-party apps have started to become the best-in-class in iOS. This is good for third-party developers, users, and in the short-term, Apple. It gives third-parties, like Google, additional exposure and revenue. It provides better apps for users on iOS devices. And it helps sell more iOS devices for Apple. In... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Verizon customers saw a flash of excitement this weekend when an alleged hacker claimed to have pilfered personal data for some three million of its wireless customers. Twitter user TibitXimer shared 300,000 names from the file, claiming to have collected them as early as July 12th. According to Verizon, the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
We've asked product reviews editor Michael Calore, the office's most opinionated loudmouth, to weigh in on the topics most deserving of this year's Wired/Tired/Expired honors. Actually, on second thought, maybe we should have let this sleeping dog lie. ITRON IRON MOUNTAIN INORATED IOMEGA INTUIT INTERSECTIONS Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
It's been a long time coming, but ESPN ScoreCenter for iPhone has finally been updated with a refreshed interface that mirrors that of its larger iPad-fitted version - just in time for college football bowl season, the NFL playoffs, and more not-hockey. The new interface ditches the swiping five-panel layout... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Well all know the standard Christmas songs. We know them and we know them all too well. That's why it's important to infuse some fresh stuff in there amid all those "classics" you hear on loop over tinny department store speakers. Sufjan Steven's "Get Behind Me, Santa" is one of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Well all know the standard Christmas songs. We know them and we know them all too well. That's why it's important to infuse some fresh stuff in there amid all those "classics" you hear on loop over tinny department store speakers. Sufjan Steven's "Get Behind Me, Santa" is one of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
In news that will no doubt shake the very bedrock of your belief system, Apple has asked Toyota to remove its Scion theme and its advertising from ModMyi, a Cydia repository. The Scion theme has been available for weeks, but after it received a ton of press in the last... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Found an interesting article you want to share with iMore? Have a burning question about that feature you just can't figure out? There is ALWAYS more happening just a click away in the forums. You can head over there and join in the conversation, search for answers, or lend your... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog
Editor's note: Charles Gabriel is vice president of sales for the AOL On Network. For anyone who?s attended a conference on online media or advertising, or read any of the industry trades over the last six months, the phrase "native advertising" is all but inescapable. Originally coined by Fred Wilson,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2012 at eyefeatherhf52d's blog