Archive for January, 2012

MegaUpload shut down by DOJ/FBI, Anonymous takes action

MegaUpload shut down by DOJ/FBI, Anonymous takes action

| January 19, 2012 | Reply

Earlier today, the Department of Justice and the FBI brought down the file sharing site MegaUpload, calling the site  “am ong the largest criminal copyright cases ever brought by the United States.” four of the operators of the site have been arrested in New Zealand, three more remain to be found. Within minutes of the site […]

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Sprint Not Following New Upgrade Policy?

Sprint Not Following New Upgrade Policy?

| January 11, 2012 | Reply

With all the policy changes that Sprint made around the time its iPhone launched, one change that wasn’t noticed or mentioned by many people was the fact that Sprint lowered its standard upgrade period, from every 22 months down to every 20 months.  But according to some tips we’ve received, Sprint may not be holding […]

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Gorilla Glass 2 Is Pretty Tough And Has A Demo To Prove It [CES][video]

Gorilla Glass 2 Is Pretty Tough And Has A Demo To Prove It [CES][video]

| January 10, 2012 | Reply

Gorilla Glass is the most popular type of glass that there is. In fact, I bet most people haven’t heard of dragon glass. Or other types of glass I have no idea about. This new Gorilla glass is 20% thinner then the previous iteration and still just as strong. No word on if it’s more […]

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So Did Steve Ballmer Start His “Developers Developers Developers” Chant This Year At CES? You Betcha! [CES][video]

So Did Steve Ballmer Start His “Developers Developers Developers” Chant This Year At CES? You Betcha! [CES][video]

| January 9, 2012 | Reply

Steve Ballmer took a few minutes to hang out with AT&T during their 4g windows phone announcement to talk briefly about how happy he was with Windows phone and ATT’s partnership. While I wont bore you with the whole thing where he kind of just talked and mumbled seemingly without a plan or notecard I […]

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VIZIO Jumps Into The PC, Laptop Game With New Products [CES]

VIZIO Jumps Into The PC, Laptop Game With New Products [CES]

| January 9, 2012 | Reply

Most people know Vizio for inexpensive but decent TV’s. More techy people know them for cheap tablets as well. Now you may know them for building sleek-looking computers that will hopefully be budget friendly as well. I don’t have any specs yet and they aren’t on the Vizio site but judging by looks I like […]

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Meet The SpareOne Cell Phone That Runs On A AA Battery And Can Hold A Charge 15 Years [CES]

Meet The SpareOne Cell Phone That Runs On A AA Battery And Can Hold A Charge 15 Years [CES]

| January 9, 2012 | Reply

SpareOne has unveiled a new cell phone for emergency or travel use that is a pretty nifty idea. The phone is no frills, but runs on a single AA battery. On one of those batteries it can hold a charge for up to 15 years or provide 10 hours talk time. This sounds like a […]

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