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30 Million NFC Enabled Phones Shipped In 2011, Still Nobody Using NFC

30 Million NFC Enabled Phones Shipped In 2011, Still Nobody Using NFC

| March 27, 2012 | Reply

NFC Is a great technology. It cam be used for all kinds of things like wireless purchasing. News is out that 30 million devices with NFC enabled were shipped last year, yet I never see anyone using it. Why is that? I believe a few reasons. For one, most people don’t understand what NFC is […]

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The New iPad Can Run As A LTE Hotspot for 25 Hours

The New iPad Can Run As A LTE Hotspot for 25 Hours

| March 26, 2012 | Reply

Most if not all cellphones with LTE technology can run as mobile hotspots. For example, I use wifi tether on my Galaxy Nexus from time to time. When I do, my car charger cannot keep up with the battery drain and I would estimate about three hours of use as a hotspot before my battery […]

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Want To Try The New iPad For 30 Days Before Buying? Here’s How

Want To Try The New iPad For 30 Days Before Buying? Here’s How

| March 15, 2012 | Reply

Thinking about getting the new iPad but not sure you want to put out the cash to do it? Would you like to try a number of electronics or small home appliances for 30 days before you buy them? It sounds like a novel concept doesn’t it? I am sure you’ve heard of a wine […]

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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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First Look at Angry Birds Space… From the International Space Station? [Video]

First Look at Angry Birds Space… From the International Space Station? [Video]

| March 8, 2012 | Reply

You may or may not be aware that the wildly popular Angry Birds series of games is set to expand on March 22nd. Rovio, the creators of the Angry Birds franchise has been throwing out hints about the new game for a while now, but up until now we haven’t seen any screenshots or game-play […]

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Want To Be The Coolest(Or Nerdiest) Kid At The Convention? Use This LED Nametag

Want To Be The Coolest(Or Nerdiest) Kid At The Convention? Use This LED Nametag

| December 19, 2011 | Reply

Do you hate those HELLO MY NAME IS deals you get at various places? I know I do. While most places are starting to use registered names and print nametags it still doesn’t happen all the time. For just $20 you can order this kit, solder up some LED’s and have your own nametag that […]

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Google Gifting Employees With A Galaxy Nexus

Google Gifting Employees With A Galaxy Nexus

| December 19, 2011 | Reply

Google is starting to hand out a brand New Galaxy Nexus to its employees as a Christmas gift. The phone has a custom back cover that has logos of all of the Google apps on it. Looks pretty ugly if you ask me. I only know of one other person who has been given a […]

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Google Adds Some Depression To the Holidays With Updated Post Tsunami Street Views Of Japan

Google Adds Some Depression To the Holidays With Updated Post Tsunami Street Views Of Japan

| December 13, 2011 | Reply

Japan was rocked by an earthquake and Tsunami earlier this year as everyone knows. To document the tragedy Google made 360 panorama images and satellite views that they started collecting in July. The street view cars Google used traveled more than 27,000 miles to bring this chilling set of images together. Google also set up […]

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Shared Data Plans May Be Coming To Verizon Wireless In 2012

Shared Data Plans May Be Coming To Verizon Wireless In 2012

| December 7, 2011 | Reply

New information suggests that Verizon Wireless is planning to finally give their customers something that many have been clamoring for – Shared data plans. Verizon CEO, Lowell McAdam, recently told the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference, “”I think in 2012 we will see it… Getting to one bill and getting to account-level pricing is […]

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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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