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Seancrestani
Interests: Hi, guys. I am at the moment a developer. during my free time, I enjoy making joomla addons. I’m always looking to meet new people, so if you are also in the industry and ever interested in emailing, please contact me anytime.
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Do you expect to finally lose your keys forever? Is the camera on your phone good enough? Do you think landlines will totally die out? Do you actually still use a fax machine? Do you still watch TV programs when they are scheduled? Do you long for the demise of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Nokia is in a bind. The company announced more than a year ago that it planned to abandon both Symbian and MeeGo in favor of Windows Phone, the emerging mobile Microsoft platform that is currently still emerging more than two years after it was introduced as “Windows Phone 7 Series”... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Logos can be tricky. We’ve experimented with a few redesigns of our own in the past (a final decision was made and is, in fact, coming very soon). Well, a few weeks back, the CyanogenMod team felt it was time to give their famous “skateboarding Andy” mascot a redesign, asking... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Sprint’s version of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus may launch on April 22nd according to a purported internal document obtained by The Verge. In terms of hardware, the handset is identical to the Verizon Wireless version, however Sprint customers will have access to Google Wallet. The internal document also points to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Amazon has partnered with Sony to launch Amazon Instant Video on the PlayStation 3, marking the company's first partnership with a game console. Other services, like Netflix, work on the Xbox and Nintendo Wii. Amazon customers who pay $79 a year for its Prime delivery service will now be able... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Though there has been no specific announcement detailing the launch of Sprint’s 4G LTE network, its first compatible device was announced for pre-order earlier today. The LG Viper 4G LTE looks to take full advantage of the network technology taking over in place of Sprint’s previous WiMAX coverage, but will... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
It is widely believed that Google will enter the tablet market in 2012 with a self-branded 7-inch Android tablet. Earlier rumors indicated that the Internet giant had teamed up with ASUS and a Google-branded tablet is reportedly a “done deal.” Pocketnow on Tuesday published what it believes to be a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
More fallout from PhoneGate: News Corp. executive James Murdoch is stepping down as chair of British Sky Broadcasting, the U.K. satellite TV company, according to a report from BSkyB's news service. Both Murdoch and News Corp., which owns 39 percent of BSkyB, continue to be embroiled in the phone-hacking scandal... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
HomeAway has acquired Top Rural S.L., which offers vacation rentals in France, Spain, Italy and Portugal. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, except that it was an all-cash transaction. HomeAway will provide more details during its first-quarter earnings report on April 24. UPDATE: In a filing, the company said... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Found is a new app that's jumping off the cloud and back down to the desktop in order to make users' files from Gmail, Google Docs, Dropbox and local files searchable in one place. Source: http://allthingsd.com/20120402/get-off-of-my-cloud-found-makes-personal-files-searchable-on-the-desktop/ iphone 5 rumor iphone 4 tmobile iphone 2011 iphone 5 iphone rumors Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
The world’s most valuable company is showing no signs of slowing down, and numerous industry watchers believe Apple will continue to grow despite increased competition from rivals like Samsung. Topeka Capital Markets, new home to analyst Brian White, on Monday initiated coverage of Apple with a Buy rating and a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
And here you were under the impression that jelly was just for eating. Well, in most cases it is, unless you hook it up to a fancy capacitive sensor and some other bits of hardware and software to make this wiggly snack sing. A group of students at their last... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Their settlement talks in shambles, Oracle and Google will finally head to court to resolve their ongoing intellectual-property dispute. Source: http://allthingsd.com/20120402/google-oracle-standoff-sends-patent-case-to-trial/ android tablet iphone 5 rumor iphone 4 iphone 5 iphone rumors Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Apple’s wildly popular iPhone 4S retained its position atop the smartphone ranks in the United States last month according to new data analyst data. Checks performed by Canaccord Genuity analyst Mike Walkley and his team found that Apple’s latest iPhone was the best-selling smartphone at Verizon Wireless, AT&T and Sprint... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
In late December last year Apple got hit with a $1.2 million fine by the Italian courts for misleading consumers. The issue stemmed from Apple’s one-year limited warranty combined with sales of the AppleCare Protection Plan. What Apple had been doing is offering customers a paid-for Protection Plan to extend... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Microsoft’s wildly popular Kinect controller for the Xbox 360 brought motion-based controls to the masses when it launched in late 2010. While similar technology will be built into a variety of consumer electronics moving forward ? especially HDTVs ? Mac users now have access to a free app that will... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Alright, if you haven’t heard, it’s April Fool’s day. I’m sure by now, there’s already a fair share of “hilarious” April fools pranks being posted around the internet. That’s the main reason I always unplug from the internet on all-hallows-fools-day and of course — trust no one. But just because... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
America has been known as many things over the years, but “a nation of Apple fanboys” is a new one on me. According to CNBC’s All-America Economic Survey for 2012, Apple products have now made it into one in every two homes in the United States. When asked how many... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Glassdoor on Friday revealed its latest list of the “Top 25 Highest Rated CEOs of 2012.” Apple?s Tim Cook took the top spot with a 97% approval rating, leading Ernst & Young?s Jim Turley, Qualcomm?s Paul Jacobs and Google?s Larry Page. “I think leadership is doing an amazing job,” said... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Didn’t get a chance to pick up a special edition "Hunger Games" laptop from HP during Microsoft’s Smoked By WP7 challenge? Good news for you, folks, ‘cos it’s been extended until the 5th of April. A few limitations, though, this time. If you lose (and that is unfortunately very much... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Well, look at what we have here. Some naughty fella decided to leak the above document, belonging to Best Buy, which states that the Droid Razr and the Razr Maxx should get an OTA update to Android 4.0 on April 4. HTC Rezound users aren’t left too far behind, with... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
While speaking at the Competitive Carriers Global Expo, Sprint’s senior vice president of networks Bob Azzi said that while the company has experienced success with its WiMAX handsets, it will not launch any additional WiMAX devices. The announcement comes after Sprint previously confirmed that it would continue to offer 4G... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
If you bought an iPhone 4 and had trouble with reception, you are in the money. Just not very much money. As you may recall, the release of the device in 2010 was completely overshadowed by a significant problem with the handset’s design. An attempt to creatively use space by... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
China has mounted a broad Internet crackdown. Source: http://allthingsd.com/20120331/sina-tencent-shut-down-commenting-on-microblogs/ iphone 5 iphone rumors verizon iphone iphone apps iphone price Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog
Sometimes you have to take the good with the bad. Take Adobe’s latest update to the Flash Player plug-in. While it patched a pair of critical flaws and brought automatic updates to Windows users, something not quite so good was spotted lurking in the shadows. Upon completing the Flash install,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2012 at Seancrestani's blog