Archive for February, 2011

Motorola Atrix 4G not the only “High end” Moto getting the Web-Top app!!

Motorola Atrix 4G not the only “High end” Moto getting the Web-Top app!!

| February 28, 2011 | Reply

We can all admit that the accessories available to the Motorola Atrix 4G are pretty darn cool! Verizon is going to have their own version called the Droid BIONIC but at CES no cool accessories were shown and I was finally jealous of AT&T customers. Well thankfully today Motorola CEO Sanjay Jha let it be […]

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Honeycomb Statue Arrives on Google Campus : Developers Grin

Honeycomb Statue Arrives on Google Campus : Developers Grin

| February 28, 2011 | Reply

Finally the statue we have been waiting for has arrived and has been placed on Google’s campus lawn. If you don;t know what this means please allow me to explain. Every time Google releases an operating system for their Android Devices (Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, etc) they put a statue dedicated to whatever tasty treat signifies […]

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University of Michigan computer scientists show first complete millimeter-scale computing system, In your Eye Ohio State and Penn State!

University of Michigan computer scientists show first complete millimeter-scale computing system, In your Eye Ohio State and Penn State!

| February 27, 2011 | Reply

University of Michigan computer scientists and engineers are at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference in San Francisco last Tuesday, unveiled a ” prototype implantable eye pressure monitor for glaucoma patients and a compact radio for wireless sensor networks”. Why is this impressive you might ask? The tiny package is just over 1 cubic millimeter in […]

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XOOM not fast enough for you? How does 1.2GHz sound?

XOOM not fast enough for you? How does 1.2GHz sound?

| February 26, 2011 | 1 Reply

The XOOM only came out on the 24th of February and on the first day already had Root access, ClockworkMOD Recovery and now you can add overclocking to the list as well! SetCPU developer Michael Huang has managed to get the Tegra 2 dual core to push up 20% to 1.2GHz!! Michael reports no ill effect […]

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HTC Merge comes back to life… coming to “multiple carriers” this Spring

HTC Merge comes back to life… coming to “multiple carriers” this Spring

| February 25, 2011 | Reply

You remember the HTC Merge? Well it looks like HTC has finally announced the very much rumored to launch at the end of last year phone! Earlier this year we had heard rumors that the Merge would be coming to Alltel only, but it looks like HTC is planning to launch this CDMA world phone […]

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Verizon iPhone: The best launch in company history

Verizon iPhone: The best launch in company history

| February 25, 2011 | 2 Replies

On February 3rd the iPhone was finally made available via pre-order from Verizon’s site starting at 3AM EST.  The initial pre-order lasted just over 2 hours before Verizon pulled the plug due to the high volume. Customers that were unable to get in on the pre-order would have to wait until the morning of the […]

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Windows Phone 7 “HTC Trophy” will come to Verizon next month?

Windows Phone 7 “HTC Trophy” will come to Verizon next month?

| February 25, 2011 | Reply

So much for the recent rumors that Verizon would not be going down the Windows Phone 7 path.  We saw Sprint will be offering the HTC Arrive March 20th, so could that have been the spark that lit Verizon to potentially change their mind?  We heard earlier rumors dating back to last year that touted […]

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Dr Dre “I Need a Doctor” Video Shows off the HP Pre and Touchpad and “Touch to Share”

Dr Dre “I Need a Doctor” Video Shows off the HP Pre and Touchpad and “Touch to Share”

| February 24, 2011 | 1 Reply

I need a doctor, to bring me back to lifeeeee! I apologize but the song is still in my head and I have to sing a long. I have been a big fan of Dr Dre and Eminem, and followed Dr Dre since the day he made my head ring. Now a days he is […]

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Motorola XOOM bootloader unlocked, fastboot oem works like a charm [Updated]

Motorola XOOM bootloader unlocked, fastboot oem works like a charm [Updated]

| February 24, 2011 | Reply

Those guys over at XDA did it again, but this time it probably didn’t seem that hard. There is a guide in XDA on how to unlock the XOOM that pretty much mirrors the Nexus S guide. This proves that Motorola has indeed made the bootloader unlockable. We are not sure if this will carry […]

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Apple Launches Updated Line of MacBook Pros Today

Apple Launches Updated Line of MacBook Pros Today

| February 24, 2011 | Reply

In what comes as a surprise to very few in the tech community, Apple has announced a refreshed line of MacBook Pros now available for purchase. The three sizes of 13″, 15″ and 17″ remain the same as do their starting price points of $1199, $1799 and $2499 respectively.  The design of the exterior is […]

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