Archive for April, 2011

What do you know about the new Ubuntu?

What do you know about the new Ubuntu?

| April 30, 2011 | Reply

I have been asked “Have you tried the new Ubuntu yet?” and my answer is, I have upgraded my desktop, but haven’t really used it yet. One of the things I found out about Ubuntu 11.04 is that it is more for the new user more than the Linux expert. For those of you who […]

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Acer A500 Tablet Rooted

Acer A500 Tablet Rooted

| April 29, 2011 | Reply

Xda has already rooted the acer a500 tablet. While most of us cannot get our hands on one because it is sold out everywhere, it’s good to know that once it is available more widely that root will be had. Standby for custom roms. Source: XDA

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GN Deals of the day – Including an Xbox 360 wireless controller for $21

GN Deals of the day – Including an Xbox 360 wireless controller for $21

| April 29, 2011 | Reply

Xbox 360 wireless controller – $20.49 Sony psp go – 16gig – $241.50 Logitech wireless keyboard – $19.97 8gb microsd with adapter – $11.99 7 inch wireless baby monitor w/ nightvision – $118.97 Quad core desktop 1tb hdd/6gb ram – $429.99 Core i3 2100 processor and motherboard – $119.98   Enjoy the weekend!

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Now you can text a pepsi to a friend far away

Now you can text a pepsi to a friend far away

| April 28, 2011 | Reply

  Pepsi has some new vending machines coming out. They will have touch screens for ordering your drinks and let you pay by credit card. They will also incorporate social sharing into the machines. You can record a video or text message on the machine and it will relay the message to them and let […]

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Android 2.3.4 Rolling Out Over Next Few Weeks, Includes Google Talk With Video

Android 2.3.4 Rolling Out Over Next Few Weeks, Includes Google Talk With Video

| April 28, 2011 | Reply

Well, apparently the surprise that @GoogleNexus tweeted about earlier is a multi-part one. The official twitter account tweeted recently that the Android 2.3.4 OTA updatewill be rolling out for the Nexus S and Nexus One over the next few weeks. The update includes bug fixes for the Nexus One and also video chat over Google […]

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What Nexus Surprise Does Google Have Up Their Sleeve?

What Nexus Surprise Does Google Have Up Their Sleeve?

| April 28, 2011 | Reply

The official Google Nexus Twitter account sent out an interesting tweet a couple of hours ago. The tweet reads as follows: The tweet is rather vague, but they definitely have my attention now. What could this surprise be? We already know when Sprint’s Nexus S 4G will be released (May 8th), so we know it’s not that. […]

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Hulu Plus on XBOX 360 tomorrow, Free for a week

Hulu Plus on XBOX 360 tomorrow, Free for a week

| April 28, 2011 | Reply

Tomorrow, XBOX 360 is launching an update to provide us with Hulu Plus. All U.S. members will be able to use the service free for a week, thanks to Jack Link’s Jerky. This is one more step that Microsoft is trying to achieve over Sony (who, by the way, will be down for another week). […]

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If you are thinking of buying Portal 2, Kmart has it for $35 this weekend.

If you are thinking of buying Portal 2, Kmart has it for $35 this weekend.

| April 28, 2011 | Reply

It’s news to me kmart has kmartgamer.com, and they have a facebook. The good news is portal 2 will be on sale this weekend for $34.99 at kmart retail locations. The deal is for ps3 and xbox and you should see the ad in the circular to confirm. Source: Kmart Facebook

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Droid CHARGE does more of a stumble out of the gate

Droid CHARGE does more of a stumble out of the gate

| April 28, 2011 | 2 Replies

It appears the droid charge has been delayed. Engadget is reporting it saw an internal document explaining “Unexpected delays” and did not mention a new release date. Maybe some testing they were doing last minute for the charge took out the 4g network? I guess the phone also has mediocre battery life and it’s quadrant […]

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