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This morning, Corel released VideoStudio X4. We've already published a quick overview and hands-on of the application, and now is the moment you've all been waiting for: We're giving away ten full licenses of this new version, each worth $99.99! To enter our random draw, you just have to leave... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
They say a picture is worth a thousand words -- but in this case, a picture is worth tens of billions of dollars in market share. Nielsen has broken down its US smartphone market share stats between November and January in two dimensions -- by market share and by platform... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Tcho, created by the founders of Wired magazine, is probably the nerdiest chocolate operation in the country. And, it so happens, the only bean-to-bar manufacturer in San Francisco. The Feast gave us a peak at their factory a couple months ago, teasing that it could be controlled via iPhone. More... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
MenuPages -- the mobile app which lets you browse thousands of restaurant menus on your smartphone -- has finally come to Android. Remember, coverage is still limited to major U.S. centers -- but if you live in Boston, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, San Francisco, South Florida, or Washington... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Once again Apple wows us with new and highly sophisticated innovations, this time with Smart Bezel. This new patented technology could really change and improve the way we use the iPad. So you’re probably asking “What is Smart Bezel and why is it so special?”. Well for starters, if this... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
We've seen homemade speakers crafted from all sorts of unusual objects, but these new sneaker speakers built for a design competition by professional sneaker customizer Nashmoney might just be the new king in town. As you can see, they started out as a regular pair of Nike Air Force 1s,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
In the wake of the highly publicized payment card security breaches of the past few years, point-to-point encryption has emerged as a frontrunner in the search for a stronger defense against data compromise. The technology is also being touted as a solution to limit the scope -- and therefore the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
The iPad 2 is arriving to stores on March 11. It is a lot faster than the previous generation, a lot thinner—one third no less!—and lighter, and it has two cameras built-in—one in the front for video-conference and one for high definition video and photos on the back. Here are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Before you go scrambling to download this $6 LetterMPress iPad app, I must warn you: it's not yet available. The developer is seeking money on Kickstarter to build a letterpress studio, so users' creations can be printed out and sent their way. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/eUmnmvy9vSk/create-letterpress-prints-using-an-entirely-digital-method QIMONDA QUALCOMM QUANTA COMPUTER... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Speaking rather frankly on IRC, Last.fm's co-founder Richard Jones has condemned Apple's move to grab 30% of content-based subscription fees: "Apple just f***** over online music subs for the iPhone." Jones' apoplectic outburst is just one of many, too. Rhapsody yesterday said it won't bow to Apple's subscription policy, and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Gizmodo's Joel Johnson went to the Foxconn plant in China, home of 17 suicides, to find out just what the hell is going on over there. Turns out Foxconn is like a college campus and still one of the top places to work in the area. Read his whole report... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
What do you get when you combine a great taste and an awesome name into a fruit that hasn't even been around for 40 years? You get the Dekopon. And according to the L.A. Times' David Karp, it's the best tasting citrus fruit he's ever had (he claims to have... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Lensbabies lenses are just about the most fun you can have with your camera with your clothes on. Right up until you come to change the aperture, that is. The new Sweet 35 optic drops into your existing Lensbaby and adds a proper, adjustable diaphragm to the distortion-mongering lens. Lensbaby... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Ubuntu's new Unity interface already drew some raised eyebrows because of its looks, which are arguably similar to the Windows 7 taskbar. Now, the Ask Ubuntu site has posted a list of Unity keyboard shortcuts -- and those take a cue from Windows 7 as well. The super key, which... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Our friends at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center have sent us this spectacular 16:9 panoramic high definition close-up of a recent gigantastic solar prominence. What you are seeing here occurred during 90 minutes on February 24, 2011. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/jSqH443xslQ/you-have-never-seen-the-sun-fire-so-close FORMFACTOR FISERV FIRST SOLAR FINISAR Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
After debuting on the iPad and iPhone, Comcast has finally released its Xfinity TV app for Android. Right now it only supports basic features like remote controlling cable boxes, scheduling DVR recordings and searching the VOD library but other features like video streaming to the app and tuning to VOD... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Mobile games developer and publisher Gameloft has announced that it's partnering with Epic Games to bring four new Unreal Engine 3-powered titles to market on a number of platforms including Android. The first two of these titles will launch sometime this year, with two more following up in 2012. Epic... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
In a quest to start something as big as the Apple in the Big Apple, a number of incubators, funds and fellowship programs have sprung up in New York City in recent months. The FinTech Innovation Lab made its debut in December 2010, and the NYC Turing Fellows program in... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
T-Mobile has announced that as of May 31, 2011, the Danger service (Andy Rubin's former baby now owned by Microsoft) will no longer be available for T-Mobile Sidekick users. Have no fear, because they have an easy transition path from the Sidekick to a new device -- one they will... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
We're guessing that most of our readers pounced on the official Android 2.3.3 update just as soon as the links lit up last week. But if you did dawdle, don't dally... the latest Gingerbread update is now rolling out over-the-air. Unfortunately, the update also broke Google Voice on our N1... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Apple may be hoping that Mac operating system release number eight becomes the eighth wonder of the technological world. The company released a developers preview of the OS, code-named "Lion," on Thursday. However, Lion is primarily a "user interface evolution rather than a back-end functionality upgrade," according to Appitalism founder... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) ? which makes specialty materials and chemicals for electronics, automotive, water, energy and agricultural sectors ? today announced that it aims to green its own operations, in part, by investing $100 million in internally pitched projects that will reduce the company's energy consumption and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Contest: Want This Incredibly Awesome Android Pin? Drop A Comment To Enter. e-nuvo WHEEL-M: Japan Gets New Self-Balancing Robot (Video) Look out: That Windows Phone 7 Update Is Bricking Handsets Transformers 3D Glasses? No, Try Transformers 3D ?Role Playing? Masks Thodio iBox Is A Cute And Customizable iPod Dock DARPA?s... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
Though we played with ASUS' Android-powered Eee Pad MeMO back at CES, the company spilled a couple new secrets here at CeBIT today: first, it'll be running Honeycomb by the time it launches in June -- current prototypes are running Gingerbread -- and second, certain MeMO bundles will include the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog
In Georgia, a 14-month-old toddler wandered away from her mother inside a bank. Crazy, I know. What's even crazier is that the baby managed to walk inside an open bank vault that locked as the bank closed (and wouldn't open again until the bank opened). After cameras spotted the baby... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2011 at sabrinashambley's blog