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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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Best Buy To Close 50 Stores, Cut 800 employees. Where Is Retail Heading?

Best Buy To Close 50 Stores, Cut 800 employees. Where Is Retail Heading?

| March 29, 2012 | Reply

Best Buy announced their earnings today, and it wasn’t great. The company didn’t meet expected sales and is restructuring to give better customer service to potential buyers and cut back on the big box “find it yourself” type feel in stores now. With these sales figures it makes you think about the future of retail, […]

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Verizon To Re-vamp Text Package Offerings

Verizon To Re-vamp Text Package Offerings

| November 16, 2011 | Reply

    A tipster has sent us a tidbit that Verizon Wireless plans on switching up the texting packages that are currently offered as add-ons. ¬†Currently, customers have the option of: – 250 texts for $5 -500 texts plus unlimited texting to any other Verizon phone for $10 -unlimited texting for $20   Going forward, […]

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Netflix Renames DVD Mailing Service Qwikster, Targets Gamefly By Adding Games

Netflix Renames DVD Mailing Service Qwikster, Targets Gamefly By Adding Games

| September 19, 2011 | Reply

Netflix raised prices and people weren’t happy. The CEO was sure that it would help curb people towards online viewing – but he was wrong. Sales were down pretty good last quarter and stocks dove. The CEO said he was wrong and they haven’t lowered prices but they have split DVD mailing to a separate […]

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Google Music Now Allowing You To Invite Friends

Google Music Now Allowing You To Invite Friends

| July 28, 2011 | 7 Replies

I thought this whole time if you just signed up, you’d get a google music invite to the beta program. I may be wrong, because reports are coming in that if you check the orange bar in your google music page, you might see an option to “invite a friend”. As of now it is […]

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Google Voice Spam Filter Works Before Calls Reach Your Phone

Google Voice Spam Filter Works Before Calls Reach Your Phone

| July 13, 2011 | Reply

Did you mark some voice mails or calls in your Google Voice app as spam, only to wonder what the point is? Well the answer is here. Google has been collecting this data and has a huge database of spam numbers. From here on out if you select the global spam filtering option any calls, […]

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Google maps updates, will now allow downloading of maps

Google maps updates, will now allow downloading of maps

| July 6, 2011 | Reply

If you’ve ever lost signal while using google maps close to a turn in an unknown area then you probably went into a panic. Now you can download maps in a 10 mile radius at a time. With the maps update in place, just head into the labs area and you will see the option. […]

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Facebook unlikes Google, pays for you to do the same

Facebook unlikes Google, pays for you to do the same

| May 12, 2011 | Reply

So Facebook is paying off some marketing company to try to dig up dirt on Google. Someone over at fb hired a PR firm to spread anti-google stories to different media types. For the record, we <3 Google and would never accept a bribe from Facebook. When approached about what they had done, Facebook summed […]

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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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Now you can create a custom background image and theme for gmail

Now you can create a custom background image and theme for gmail

| April 14, 2011 | Reply

Did you know you can change the color scheme of your gmail inbox? Well, that has been around for some time. Did you know now you can add a custom background image as well? That is new. You can use any image in your picasa, or add a new one to use. Simply hit the […]

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