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In BattlePaint, you play a cube. In fact, you're not even a cube -- just a square. But boy, are you fast! And you can shoot in all directions. That's important, because there are baddies coming in from all over the place. The "baddies" are swarms of other squares, in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Moments ago, Mozilla stripped the release candidate moniker from Firefox 4 Mobile and pronounced it fit for public release. If you have a Nokia N900 phone, or a fairly-modern Android 2.0-or-later device, go ahead and install it from the Market, by using scanning the QR code after the break, or... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Hey kids, it's that time again! We're kicking off the year right with an action-packed edition of the Engadget Show. The first episode of 2012 is going to be a doozy. We're going to take you through the coolest gadgets of CES and Apple's bid to transform the textbook industry.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
The Raspberry Pi project is trying to offer you a thumb-drive sized PC for $35, which is amazing. Only, it just got more amazing, because it can use AirPlay to stream video from your iPad to your TV. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/q5p5TdS4TAM/the-35-raspberry-pi-can-stream-video-from-ipad-to-tv-using-airplay bose companion 3 review Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Sony Ericsson's financials for Q4 2011 were announced today, and they look pretty rough. They lost 207 million Euros in the quarter (roughly $270 million), and 247 million Euros for the full year. They attribute the loss to "intense competition, price erosion and restructuring charges," or in other words, moving... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
We're not entirely sure of the time line here, but it looks like Google has now rolled out the SPDY HTTP replacement to its full bevy of Web services, including Gmail, Docs, and YouTube. If you're currently using Google's Chrome browser you're probably already using SPDY. We originally reported on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Today's education event was a reasonably small one, so far as Apple pressers go, held at the Guggenheim museum in New York City, with a smattering of media representatives in attendance. It arrives on the tails of some already hearty numbers for the company, including the existence of 20,000 learning-themed... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Amazon is pushing out Software Version 6.2.2 for the Kindle Fire over the air, and it's also available for manual installation. Here's what's new: Enhances fluidity and performance. Improves support for manually setting up e-mail providers in the e-mail app Adds full-screen browsing The upate is currently pushing out over... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Ready to get smart in the Big Apple? We are, and so is Apple. Since announcing today's event we've heard talk of a focus on digital books and personal publishing tools. Basically, Apple's looking to do to the textbook publishing market what it did to the music industry with iTunes.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Softstep Keyworx Lets You Assign Macros To Your Feet Day 1: My Week In The Nissan Leaf ?Magi-Cam? Uses Mirrors As Camouflage To Spy On Vigilant Animals Hit Video Game Professor Layton To Go Social On Mobage This Year Ejacket: Bandai?s E-Money Case Plays Kamen Rider Sounds Every Time You... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
A good mobile application is a fine balance between simplicity and functionality. You're using it on the go, so you don't have a lot of time to sit there and fumble with the phone to figure it all out. But you also need it to be powerful enough to let... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Nikon Displays Mysterious Prototypes At French Exhibition Sweet-Looking Bike Tool Roll Made From My Favorite Material, Waxed Canvas Dodocase Puts Out Some J. Crew Exclusive iPad 2 Cases SocialBicycles Bike Sharing Is Now A Kickstarter Project Thanko Starts Selling The USB Butt Cooler Cushion (Ver. 2) Source: http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/06/28/daily-crunch-scope-edition/ bose companion... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
The iPad Has Both Changed and Revitalized Reading One area that iPad has made a large impact is reading. Sure the e-Book readers have also had an impact but not in the way that the iPad has. The iPad has done this is by being a platform for brilliant app... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Measuring Web scalability is a critical component of website scaling. The way you do this in a testing environment is, of course, called "load testing." In this second series installment, I'll go over what Little's Law is and how it can be related to load testing, determining how to scale... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Good news for any fashionistas looking for an upgrade on T-Mobile UK. The British network has today confirmed that it'll be getting LG and Prada's latest smartphone in February, in a new entry on its "coming soon" page. The LG Prada 3.0 (full name 'Prada Phone by LG 3.0') combines... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
The long, drawn-out, oftentimes melodramatic saga revolving around Yahoo itself and co-founder Jerry Yang is well-documented. Perhaps too well. Thankfully for us all, that ends today. As of January 17th, he has resigned from Yahoo's Board of Directors and all other positions with the company, and moreover, has resigned from... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
At CES last week, in addition to all the gear and gadgets, there was something else on display: women. As with many trade shows—especially ones aimed at a male audience—CES was rife with booth babes. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/f2IJoCaC9oc/this-kind-of-ignorance-is-what-gives-gadget-guys-a-bad-name bose companion 3 reviews Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Curious how to enable iOS 5‘s Assistive Touch accessibility feature? Whether you have trouble using the physical controls on your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, or the controls themselves Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheIphoneBlog/~3/jdTxOI61fos/story01.htm bose companion 3 series ii review Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
120 MB/s reads and 90 MB/s writes are far from the fastest in the thumbdrive game, but they're nothing to sneeze at either. While Sony's Micro Vault MACH may not lead the pack in raw speed, it holds its own and looks damnably good doing it. The USB 3.0 stick... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
With patent infringement accusations going every which way in recent months, we're certainly familiar with Apple/Samsung banter in the international arena. Now Apple has thrown yet another punch at the Korean smartphone maker, targeting its Galaxy S II, Galaxy S Plus and eight other handsets, claiming -- yes, you've got... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Worried about blowing a buckle the next time you binge at your local buffet? Best Made's belts are made from the same material as the harnesses that allow smokejumpers to safelty parachute into a raging inferno. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/sWmpA86-sOE/kevlar-smokejumper-belts-can-survive-infinite-buffet-trips click here Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
When pants pockets just don’t seem to have the capacity for all of your personal gadgets and gear, what do you do? Backpack? Messenger bag? Those are fine and all, but if you don’t have that much indispensable tech and kit, then you want something a bit less bulky. The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
Here are some highlights of the past week on CrunchGear: Review: L.A. Noire (And Giveaway) DIY Geodesic Dome On Kickstarter Review: The Barnes & Noble Nook Post-Apple Palate Cleanser: More Swiss Army Axes! Player 1 Start: The Wii U Vs. The Playstation Vita (Fly Or Die) Source: http://www.crunchgear.com/2011/06/13/week-in-review-nook-dome/ bose companion... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
As we continued to explore deeper and deeper into the underbelly of CES, something sparkled in the corner of our jaded eyes as we flitted between rows and rows of anonymous stalls. Already festooned with engineering awards, this animated laser display works by beaming a laser generated image onto glass... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog
In case you hadn't noticed, the state of technology reporting isn't exactly refreshing these days. There's a lot of the same news getting rehashed over and over. There's a lot of interesting stuff that isn't getting discussed at all because it doesn't have the word 'Apple' in the headline. And... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2012 at tritenominee0's blog