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Three Euro ISP’s Report Blocking ThePirateBay Was Useless

Three Euro ISP’s Report Blocking ThePirateBay Was Useless

| July 12, 2012 | Reply

ThePirateBay is a great site. It is a host site for torrent magnets that can get just about anything you would like downloaded. That also includes illegally downloaded music, movies, and TV shows. Because of that the site has been shut down, the founders put in jail, and the site has still managed to get […]

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Microsoft Plays Cops And Robbers; Raid Office Buildings To Seize Botnet Servers

Microsoft Plays Cops And Robbers; Raid Office Buildings To Seize Botnet Servers

| March 26, 2012 | Reply

I am not sure why MS has been given any authority to raid anything. But it appears they are working with US marshals on raiding some servers that are using the Zeus malware infections to steal identities. It would make more sense to me if the marshals were using MS as advisers for some criminal […]

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Apple To Close iWork.com To Make Way For iCloud

Apple To Close iWork.com To Make Way For iCloud

| March 12, 2012 | Reply

Apple is making a push to unify all of their cloud services to be on iCloud for a more convenient experience for users. Because of that, iWork will be closing and all user documents will be deleted on July 31. I haven’t looked into being able to sync the two services to bring your iWork […]

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Give Yourself A Nose Job For Just $60 [freaky friday]

Give Yourself A Nose Job For Just $60 [freaky friday]

| March 9, 2012 | Reply

The Hana Tsun Nose Straightener is here to save you thousands of dollars on the nose job you have been thinking about since your ex punched you in high school and broke yours. Well, that’s what happened to mine anyway. Your story is probably more tame like a baseball accident or maybe falling over drunk […]

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Google Music Offers $ .25 cent Holiday Songs And $3.99 Holiday Albums

Google Music Offers $ .25 cent Holiday Songs And $3.99 Holiday Albums

| December 14, 2011 | 1 Reply

If you like holiday music boy has Google got the deal for you! Starting now they are offering 100 songs at a quarter a piece. I don’t think the new Annie Lennox Xmas album is on there or anything but I am sure a lot of classics are. Google said in an email “Google Music […]

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Majel Is Google’s Answer To Siri, May Be Here Sooner Then You Think

Majel Is Google’s Answer To Siri, May Be Here Sooner Then You Think

| December 14, 2011 | Reply

When Apple came on stage and introduced an average phone with a nice camera a lot of people were a bit disappointed. At the same press conference the company introduced is to Siri and told us it would be the future of mobile. While some people would disagree it is going to be a big […]

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Android Ice Cream Sandwish Source Code Released

Android Ice Cream Sandwish Source Code Released

| November 14, 2011 | Reply

Much to the delight of just about everyone, ICS is going to be available for download very soon. Jean-Baptiste Queru, a software engineer working on the Android Open Source Project (AOSP), just confirmed that Android 4.0.1 source is now available. While I don’t see it synced yet on the Android distro list it should be […]

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Charging Your Cell Phone With An Insect Powered Circus Is A Great Idea [video]

Charging Your Cell Phone With An Insect Powered Circus Is A Great Idea [video]

| October 11, 2011 | Reply

Qualcomm put together this snazzy video for your enjoyment. I thought it was pretty neat. I did chuckle a little at the stupidity of a beetle flying out of a canon. While I am not really sure what this has to do with the Snapdragon processor or Qualcomm I am pretty sure it’s worth a […]

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“Let’s Talk iPhone” Apple media event video posted [Video]

“Let’s Talk iPhone” Apple media event video posted [Video]

| October 4, 2011 | Reply

You’ve probably been reading news about Apple’s announcement all day and might or might not want to hear or see anything else. For those of you who are hungry for more, the video of the event has finally been posted. Right now it’s only available via Apple’s own site (Quicktime required), see the link below […]

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Google Goggles Update Provides Information About Your Pics

Google Goggles Update Provides Information About Your Pics

| September 14, 2011 | Reply

I wrote awhile about the Google Goggles app and some of its cool features. The latest update adds another to the list. Available now in the Android Market, the latest version of Google Goggles includes a photo recognition feature. How does it work? Take a picture with your phone camera, Goggles then scans the picture […]

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