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George Jetso
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Attenshun space nerds with NASA underpants! NASA is now offering some really awesome ringtones for your iPhone, Android or whatever other phone you have. You must must must get these. MUST. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/I6C-ANvMjhc/get-these-cool-nasa-ringtones-for-your-iphone-and-android Avondale Computer Repair Birmingham Computer Repair Riverside Computer Repair Northmoor Computer Repair Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
This week on the Gadget Lab Podcast: The gang talks about Netflix's big split, Arduino's newest products and the latest iPhone rumors, and takes a look at a business-minded Lenovo Tablet and the My Keepon robot. Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/GearFactor/~3/zOxzRSvmI1U/ Gigabyte ASRock ECS EliteGroup Jetway Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
In The Social Network, Movie Mark Zuckerberg describes his project as the entire college social scene, put online. In a sense, he completely pulled it off. Now Real Zuck's lept beyond beer pong: your entire existence, Facebook-ified. It's terrifyingly amazing. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/5SuyoYFwtlU/facebook-timeline-review-this-is-the-greatest-thing-facebooks-ever-done MacBook Air Ubuntu 11 Cloud Computing... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Janine Popick’s family has no idea what she does. They think she’s “into computers.” In fact, she runs VerticalResponse, a provider of self-service email marketing, social media, surveys and direct mail marketing. She also writes for Inc.’s Girl Power: Female CEOs and has been featured in USA Today, Entrepreneur Magazine,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
This is your brain. And now this is your brain on YouTube. By using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) software, researchers at UC Berkeley created a visual representation of what our brains see when we watch a TV or movie. It works as such: scientists show subjects random clips and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
EV charging stations are still hard to come by here in the US and, while 400 new ones won't exactly blanket the nation, we'll take what we can get. 350Green is teaming up with Coulomb Technologies to build exactly that many new ChargePoint stations across New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Indiana... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Dish Network has the answer to Netflix: Blockbuster. The company bought the bankrupt Blockbuster six months ago at auction for $228 million and apparently wasted no time integrating Blockbuster's current streaming service into Dish's satellite TV plans. The Blockbuster Movie Pass is a complete media rental service and features streaming... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
StartApp is a new monetization and distribution platform for Android applications designed to address the challenges the platform has created in terms of revenue generation for developers. Using the new StartApp SDK (software development kit), developers can receive $10 - $50 per 1,000 downloads, the company claims. This is higher... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Right now, you can buy a car that you can unlock by just touching the door handle. No need to struggle with key fobs or keys. Known by various names, including "Keyless Go" and "Smart Key," this feature is available for a cool grand or so as an option on... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Scientists from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona designed a magnetic cloak that'll both shield an object from an outside magnetic field and prevent an internal one from leaking out. It's an antimagnet and it'll have various military and medical applications. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/Ruxg6_JuB1g/scientists-design-an-antimagnet-cloaking-device Fairway Computer Repair Roeland Park Computer... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
This post is sponsored by mediabistro. Don?t miss your chance to connect with today?s most influential social media leaders at Socialize: Monetizing Social Media ? West, October 20-21 in San Francisco. This two-day, four-track event gathers social media enthusiasts for … Source: http://feeds.venturebeat.com/~r/Venturebeat/~3/_F1q4oabUOw/ Merriam Computer Repair Lenexa Computer Repair Shawnee... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
It may not have quite as many views as Admiral Ackbar, but a chieftan of Sprint's CDMA-based Direct Connect service was officially outed by the carrier via YouTube earlier. Our device in question, the Motorola Admiral, has now been given a speedy lookover despite the fact that the company hasn't... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Online doctor appointment startup ZocDoc on Thursday announced that is has raised an additional $25 million in third-round funding from Wall Street titan Goldman Sachs. ZocDoc is shaking up the businesses of scheduling doctor appointments, as well as making doctors … Source: http://feeds.venturebeat.com/~r/Venturebeat/~3/Tk1hY0L2cLM/ Lenovo Mushkin OCZ PNY Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Facebook's f8 developer conference is going on today, and Andy Samberg Mark Zuckerberg has just revealed another part of his master plan for the social network. Open Graph will now integrate many of your favorite news and music services, including Spotify, Rhapsody, Rdio and MOG onto your Facebook page with... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Nokia has announced today that it has appointed a new CEO that will replace Richard Green who has held the position since May of 2010. Tirri has been at Nokia and held the position of head of the Nokia Research Center. Tirri will take his new position as CTO as... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
It's almost the official end of summer and just as CEO Jason Kilar forecasted back in July, Hulu has signed up more than 1,000,000 paying Plus subscribers. He made the announcement at a Goldman Sachs investor conference while also mentioning plans to invest $375 million in content this year, even... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
My first boss disliked me so much I thought I had hurt one of her relatives. She?d call me into her office and yell at me for dressing too casually, interrupting colleagues in meetings and other infractions real and imagined. I didn?t know how to talk to her but I... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
A while back, rumors surfaced about a new Android smartphone built by HTC. Rumors and leaks happen with just about every phone, but for this particular Android handset, we were hearing quite a lot about it. Eventually specs trickled out, but before that all we knew was that it was... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
Security researchers suspect that Japanese defense contractor Mitsubishi Heavy Industries was hit by a spear-phishing attack and that the operation bears the marks of the recent Operation Aurora cyber-spying campaign. - Attackers most likely used spear-phishing techniques to compromise Japanese defense contractor Mitsubishi Heavy Industries last month, security researchers said.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
The man who previously led the development of IE Mobile for Windows Phone is no longer with Microsoft, whose termination followed a series of tweets regarding one of Nokia's unreleased Mango handsets. A representative of Ballmer & Co. has confirmed to us "that Joe Marini no longer works at Microsoft,"... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
If we ever manage to capture a live giant squid, researchers at the University of Washington are going to have a field day. Enterprising minds at the institution's materials science and engineering department have discovered a use for chitosan -- an extract made from squid pen or crab shells that... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
With Sequoia's Doug Leone talking up Color Labs' next pivot at TechCrunch Disrupt, and in-the-wild signs of a Color Labs Facebook app called Blue already beginning to appear, it seems like many are rapt in anticipation of what the future holds for the storied photo-sharing app. Well, according to one... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
For the past year, Fotopedia has been laser-focused on reinventing the photo book for the iPad. Now, with 7 apps and 4.8 million downloads under its belt, it is turning its attention back to its website and creating more magazine-like experiences. Today it is launching Fotopedia Magazine on Flipboard and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
You must be wondering what I?m talking about with such a title like that but as you will read on here, I?ll be able to hopefully make this claim quite convincing. First of all, when I talk about Chinese food, I?m not referring to the chop suey or chicken balls... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2011 at George Jetson's blog
A while back, you probably splurged for that insert-iPod-sound-system-here thinking you'd get some pretty good mileage out of it. If you also jumped ship at some point along the way (read: switched to Android), CableJive can help keep your bookshelf system cranking for a little while longer. The dockBoss+ adapter... Continue reading
Posted Sep 21, 2011 at George Jetson's blog