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Update: Tech From 10 seems to be offline -- but we have lots of images and a hands-on review if you want to see what the new Music app is like. In what is probably a bit of a big-G whoopsie, the folks at Tech From 10 woke up to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/wEG6eBb6oCc/juicy-j-ft-2-chainz-and-lil-wayne-bandz-a-make-her-dance Carl Michael Edwards III William Clyde Elliott Jeffrey Michael Gordon Charles Robert Hamilton IV Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
With the world of print journalism in decline, plenty of news organisations have been betting big on the concept of mobile apps for delivering digital news. But maybe that's not such a good idea. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/FV1bWKM0ZJQ/how-do-you-consume-news-on-the-move Kurt Thomas Busch Kyle Thomas Busch Jeffrey Tyler Burton Richard Allen Craven Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Pioneer has been showing off versions of its AR HUD for some time now, but here at CEATEC 2012 the company is showing off a production version of the thing. It is, as its name implies, an augmented reality navigation unit that shows you where to go using a front-facing... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Burrito Bison is a pretty simple game, but if you're into gummy bears you might find it addictive. As you may have guessed from the name, you're a bison (not a burrito, though). In the course of your day-to-day grocery shopping, you're abducted into a bag of gummy bears, and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Windows 8 images continue to leak onto the Internet, despite Microsoft's wallpaper-based pleas to those with access to the early releases. Today's installment courtesy CNBeta shows the upcoming Windows App Store, which will likely feature prominently in Windows 8. We've got our doubts about the authenticity of the image. In... Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Music, videos, ebooks—if you're a scofflaw who's into downloading pirated content, your options are seemingly endless. But are you? Do you? More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/g-DJFug6lYA/do-you-torrent David Lee Blaney Michael Duane Bliss Kurt Thomas Busch Kyle Thomas Busch Continue reading
Posted Oct 2, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Back when I was a kid, I used to love crafting ornate puzzle boxes out of Lego. There would be just one way to open the box, by carefully shifting and rotating a bunch of pieces. Well, either that, or breaking the box in frustration. Interlocked takes that spirit and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
The mobile app marketplace is exploding; there are now hundreds of thousands of apps on the iOS, Android and BlackBerry app markets. Heck, even Windows Phone 7 just crossed the 10,000 mark! But alas, not all apps are created equal; some are way, way better than others. Which leads me... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
TED talks have become a bit of a yawn-fest these days, with grand ideas that really amount to nothing. But here's one that's really important: Ben Goldacre talking about how the pharmaceutical industry skews published scientific research, and why that's really bad. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/EDPKEr1Mo5w/what-doctors-dont-know-about-the-drugs-they-prescribe William Ashton Lewis Jr... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
TripAdvisor, the popular travel planning tool, has just launched an app for Windows Phone 7. Just like the mobile website, the app allows you to search for anything travel-related -- from hotels and flights to restaurants and points-of-interest to visit once you reach your destination. Geolocation is supported, which allows... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Samsung on Thursday emailed out a teaser that sparked frenzied speculation about its being a harbinger for the launch of the company's Galaxy Note II phablet. The email is titled "The Next Big Thing Is Here," and carries an edge-on lengthwise shot of what appears to be a Samsung Galaxy... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
You might say Dave Zatz just had a happy accident. While he was hunting for the as yet unofficial Logitech Harmony Touch in Best Buy, he discovered the Slingbox 350 and 500 -- two more living room gadgets that have yet to receive an official introduction. The placeshifting hubs both... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
If you just got a new iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad then you've also got Notification Center. It's Apple's attempt to bring order and sanity to the myriad alarms, alerts, messages, calls, announcements, and game challenges that flood our daily lives. But first you may need to bring order and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Okay, I know what you're thinking: chocolate on Download Squad? That's right! That's because Chocomize is one of the nerdiest ways to get chocolate online: it's a website where you customize your own bar using a multi-step process. We've covered Chocomize before in our holiday gift guide, so when they... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Well this is tough news. Motorola Mobility has been maintaining an update chart and evaluating its current device lineup as to which devices should go forward with Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean. Just a few days ago, they delayed several devices having previously said they would get the upgrade... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Years of computer use have taught us that the mouse cursor is "above" the windows. It doesn't push anything around; at least not without you clicking anything. Balance takes that ingrained bit of knowledge and cancels it out. Suddenly your cursor (a blue dot) is solid - and if it... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Okay, see that snaking line coming in from the right on the screenshot? That's you. And see those large round circles? Those are supposedly grapefruits, only they won't sit still - they keep moving up and down and cutting across your path. And if you touch one, you die! That's... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Those benevolent armchair philanthropist Redditors are at it again! Four days ago a 'self' post extolling the potential virtues of a Backup Day exploded with 2500 upvotes and 1000 comments -- and now World Backup Day 2011 is actually happening. On March 31, as part of the global data-saving initiative,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
On top of tuition, room, alcohol, board, and alcohol, one of the big costs of going to college is paying for your own personal library of expensive textbooks, whether they're digital or physical. Californian students can look forward to a bit of a break however, now that the state has... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Before there were GIFs there were motion pictures. And before film on reels, these "movies" were made up of actual printed still images that zipped in front of your eyes in rapid succession with the help of machinery. Our friends at Oobject collected a batch of crazy zoetropes and other... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Well, it looks like Sony's in-house software developers have decided this is the perfect week to deliver delicious treats to a large portion of the company's mobile lineup. Not long after outing updates for the Tablet S and Xperia Ion (in the US), the electronics giant is now bringing Ice... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
Recently, Google has been busy beefing up Latitude to make it more competitive with other location apps -- and more fun to use. Location history was added recently, iOS users can post check-ins via Latitude, and now Google has begun rolling out location-based deals which are tied to the service.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2012 at shuguderjahn'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 Sep 29, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog
If you didn't get enough in mobile news during the week, not to worry, because we've opened the firehose for the truly hardcore. This past week, Dan Hesse shared his turnaround vision for Sprint, Jim Allchin revealed where T-Mobile stumbled and AT&T welcomed a new GoPhone. Not to stop there,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2012 at shuguderjahn's blog