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Toshiba Announces 10,500RPM 900GB 2.5 Inch Hard Drive

Toshiba Announces 10,500RPM 900GB 2.5 Inch Hard Drive

| July 12, 2012 | Reply

Platter based hard drives aren‘t really the flavor of the month any longer. SSD‘s are falling in price. You can get a 128gb SSD for about $80 right now. If you want a lot of storage in your laptop, the choice is still going to be an old school platter drive. Toshiba is helping out […]

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Android Jelly Bean For Kindle Fire Now Available Through A Port

Android Jelly Bean For Kindle Fire Now Available Through A Port

| July 11, 2012 | Reply

The Kindle Fire is the most successful Android tablet to date, for the next few weeks that is. The problem with the Kindle Fire is the UI is for basic users and has very little hints that the OS is even Android. Luckily, the tablet is easily hackable and has a ton of developer support. […]

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BlueStacks Now Available For Download On Macs

BlueStacks Now Available For Download On Macs

| June 28, 2012 | Reply

Bluestacks is trying to make us all get along. For the most part, iOS and Apple users aren’t too excited nor do they care about Android. That hasn’t stopped BlueStacks from bringing their app to the world of OSX. What BlueStacks does is allow you to download and emulate most Android apps on your computer. […]

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RIM Reports Q4 Earnings. In This Case, RIM Reports Q4 Losses

RIM Reports Q4 Earnings. In This Case, RIM Reports Q4 Losses

| March 29, 2012 | Reply

It has taken a while, but RIM is starting to actually lose money now. Before it was making money, but not much compared to the days of old. In Q4 2011, RIM lost $125 million dollars with revenue of $4.2 billion. That may sound like a lot of revenue but it is down 19% from […]

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Verizon Announces the LG Lucid, An $80 LTE Phone With OK Specs

Verizon Announces the LG Lucid, An $80 LTE Phone With OK Specs

| March 27, 2012 | Reply

Verizon made it clear they only want LTE devices coming out on their network this year. At the time of that note, I wondered about people who wanted a budget phone. While the Lucid still forces a data plan on customers it will give people a change to get a brand new phone for just […]

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Samsung Wants To Remind You That Galaxy Tablets Are Better Than The New iPad. But They Aren’t

Samsung Wants To Remind You That Galaxy Tablets Are Better Than The New iPad. But They Aren’t

| March 8, 2012 | 1 Reply

Samsung has some really nice tablets out there. They are thin, light, fast and priced slightly lower than the competition over at Apple. While all of that may be true, and the information in this chart are true, Android tablets in general just suck in comparison to iPads. How is that possible when the Samsung […]

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HTC To Unlock All Phone Launched After September 2011, Earns Brilliant Name

HTC To Unlock All Phone Launched After September 2011, Earns Brilliant Name

| December 29, 2011 | Reply

A few months back many of us were excited to see HTC come on Facebook and announce they would allow unlocking of certain phones via a website run by HTC. It was followed up with a statement on how it would only unlock phones that carriers would allow. Most of us in the US quickly […]

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Think The Torrents You Download Are Anonymous? Think Again. This Website Can Show What You’ve Downloaded

Think The Torrents You Download Are Anonymous? Think Again. This Website Can Show What You’ve Downloaded

| December 12, 2011 | 1 Reply

Torrents are widely thought of the safest way to download files online. As a big tech nerd, I know that’s not the case. Probably the easiest and best way for most people is to use newsgroups for downloading. It’s not as popular or as simple of a process but is much faster and more secure. […]

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17 Minutes Of Iphone 4S vs Galaxy Nexus Video for Your Viewing Pleasure [video]

17 Minutes Of Iphone 4S vs Galaxy Nexus Video for Your Viewing Pleasure [video]

| December 6, 2011 | Reply

With all of the rumors coming about that show the Nexus showing up for Verizon this Friday, it’s now time to start comparing useless things like how it stacks up to an iPhone. Why do I say  useless? Well because this week a judge leaked info that even Apple knows people aren’t leaving the iPhone […]

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Preview: Star Wars: The Old Republic

Preview: Star Wars: The Old Republic

| November 29, 2011 | Reply

When I initially signed up to beta test this game in Oct of 2008, I was hoping for some magically revitalization of Star Wars Galaxies.  At that point in my gaming life I had not played Dragon Age, Mass Effect or Knight of the Old Republic (KOTOR) and honestly wasn’t very familiar with BioWare at […]

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