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Biking down to the store to pick up a two liter of soda is one thing. Bombing down a steep street at full speed, throwing all caution to the wind is another, and Marcelo Gutierrez is a pro at it. This is is winning run from the recent Valparaiso Urban... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Google Chrome 11 -- which just recently made the move to the browser's beta channel -- has received a minor update that gives developers access to two new APIs. The first is a full-featured proxy API, which will, for example, allow users to set different proxy servers for normal browsing... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Here are some of yesterday’s stories on TechCrunch Gadgets: Colorio E-820: Epson?s New Photo Printer Is Portable, Comes With Display And Remote Control Sony?s Head-Mounted 3D OLED Display Is World?s First, Produces 750-Inch Virtual Screen Robot Vacuums: Roomba, Smarbo, And Now The Smartphone-Controlled RoboKing Environmental Watchdog Report Calls Apple To... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Sony introduced the Xperia Tablet Z on Monday, touting its thin form factor and powerful components at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Sony has been in the tablet market since 2011, when it introduced the Android-powered Tablet S, but the company now seems to be making a more serious... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Here are some of yesterday’s stories on TechCrunch Gadgets: Colorio E-820: Epson?s New Photo Printer Is Portable, Comes With Display And Remote Control Sony?s Head-Mounted 3D OLED Display Is World?s First, Produces 750-Inch Virtual Screen Robot Vacuums: Roomba, Smarbo, And Now The Smartphone-Controlled RoboKing Environmental Watchdog Report Calls Apple To... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
The latest Apple operating system, iOS 5.1, to hit devices is pre-supplied with the new iPad. the new Os has been designed to fix a few bugs that were previously identified with iPads and iPhones, and also beings better battery life and WiFi connectivity. There are also a host of... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377'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 Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Welcome to The After Math, where we attempt to summarize this week's tech news through numbers, decimal places and percentages. Barcelona's Mobile World Congress may have formed the backbone for this week's news but there was also notable news elsewhere -- like the fact that Boston Dynamics' upgraded quadruped robot... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Most families have several media devices, such as the iPad, Galaxy, Surface, or any of the many smart phones available nowadays, and our family is no exception. We have iPads, iPhones, and an Android tablet. Also, with the new Lightning adapter, we have a total of three different charging cables... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
The new owner of Hulu could turn out to be... one of the existing owners. After an aborted sale attempt in 2011, new rumors suggest current part owners Disney and News Corp are talking over the possibility of one buying the other's stake out. The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
One site shouldn't dominate crowdfunding. Let's take it niche. Source: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/02/beyond-kickstarter/ ELECTRONIC ARTS ECLIPSYS EASTMAN KODAK CO EARTHLINK DST SYSTEMS Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Quick reminder for all... The 'Spring into TEGRA' contest ends TONIGHT at 11:59 PM EST! Be sure to check out the contest details below and submit your entry for a chance to win one of TWO HTC One X+ devices!* To enter, simply follow these three steps: Take a picture... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Their downside to pet projects is that they invariably teach you something you didn't really want to know. This time, it was that most of the people who do what I do are doomed. Let me explain. Mostly for fun, I've recently built1 a news aggregator I call Scanvine, which... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Google has just provided a veritable boon to Android devs and custom ROM makers. The Mountain View company has recently uploaded the latest Android 4.2.2 binaries to the Nexus device download page for all AOSP-supported Nexus gear: the Nexus 4, the Nexus 7 WiFi, the Nexus 7 3G, the Nexus... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Keeping with a proud tradition set forth by films like The Matrix, The Terminator, Godfather, Karate Kid, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the third installment of the Robocop franchise was an unmitigated, series-killing, disaster. It represented the worst of early 90's action flicks. However, when BenJamin Wigmore compresses it from... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377'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 Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Samsung claimed a victory in its epic intellectual property fight against Apple on Friday when the federal judge presiding over the case slashed by 40 percent the amount of money it must pay in damages. Source: http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2013/03/koh-slashes-apple-damages/ INSIGHT ENTERPRISES INGRAM MICRO INFORMATICA INFOCUS ZORAN Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Here are some recent posts on TechCrunch Gadgets: Pico Dolly: A Diminutive Dolly System For Smaller Cameras Review: The Syma S107 R/C Helicopter Is The Coolest Thing $20 Can Buy Pogoplug Debuts New Hardware For Streaming To Mobile Devices NINOKUNI: Sony Japan Announces Limited Edition (And Pretty) PS3 i3board: Sharp... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Just as we had all recovered from the January trip to Vegas, it was time to ship a pack of editors to Barcelona for another week-long barrage of gadget news. In a freshly e-printed issue of our slate 'zine, we go hands-on with the best of what Mobile World Congress... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Wacom's dipped its electronic quill in a lot of stylus-enabled tablets, but hasn't yet done what many of its creative pro users would like: build one of its own. It looks like that's about to change as the Bamboo maker has posted a teaser on Facebook saying it'll bring a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
North Korea is modernizing its technologies -- as only North Korea can. Foreigners are now able to bring their phones -- with the caveat that they must purchase North Korean sim cards upon arrival. Now Koryolink, a North Korean mobile phone provider, plans to launch a 3G data service --... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
If you have an artistic temperament, but you weren't blessed with steady hands or an eye for color, Konstruct might be the app for you. Not only does the iPhone app let you produce generative art using words, warbles and whistles, but it also uses augmented reality to bring your... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
NASA's got all kinds of cred when it comes to space, but the very depths of our own planet's oceans aren't that much different. So who better to take a deep dive and drudge up the first images of the watery world beneath Antarctica's ancient glaciers? More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/IU-W3AI4cE0/the-first-images-of-the-ocean-beneath-antarctica... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
If you subscribe to the view, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it," perhaps Fuduntu is the Linux distro most ideal to your computing needs. Fuduntu was first released in 2010 as a Fedora-based Linux distribution. Its developers forked it the following year. The result is a Linux distro that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog
Speedtest.net is pretty much the go-to site for quickly figuring out how fast (or slow) your connection really is and comparing the numbers your ISP boasts with what it actually delivers. And now it's got a new coat of paint and a couple of neat features. In brief: New UI:... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2013 at Lsherilyn030377's blog