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Playstation 4 Release Rumors Spread As Sony Plans Press Event

by Matthew Lucason February 3, 2013
Many rumors are spreading regarding the Playstation 4 launch as Sony sent invitations to the press and bloggers for a press conference in New York City for February 20th. The company did not reveal any details, but it did confirm that we will “see the future” of PlayStation. The statement was accompanied by a teaser video (see below). Recent […]
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Alabama Teacher Recorded Speaking About ‘Fat Butt Michelle Obama’ and ‘Queers’

by Nick Adamson February 3, 2013
An Alabama high-school teacher and football coach Bob Grisham went on racist, anti-gay rant against the First Lady, calling her “fat butt Michelle Obama” and “queers” in a classroom and he did not know one of the students was recording his remarks. The local Alabama school board will meet soon to determine what action to take against Lauderdale County […]
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Verizon Prepaid Plans Available: But Only for 3G Smartphones

by Anna Johnsonon February 2, 2013
Verizon introduced two new prepaid plans aimed at their budget-concerned customers. The bad news is that they are only available for 3G smartphones. The monthly plans, which appear to be restricted to a small number of smartphones unable to access Big Red’s LTE network, both offer unlimited talk and text. The new Verizon prepaid plans start at $60 […]

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5 Best Selling Phones in USA: iPhone 5 is No.1

by Matthew Lucason February 2, 2013
According to a recent report from NPD Group, Apple’s iPhone 5 is the best-selling smartphone in United States during the final quarter of last year, with 43 percent of all iPhone sales (with 47.8 million iPhone sales). Also the device is responsible for nearly 2/3 of all smartphone sales above $199. Strategy Analytics reported that Apple passed Samsung as […]
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Crunchies Winners: GitHub Wins Best Startup Overall

by Eric Brownon February 1, 2013
The 6th Crunchies Annual Award Show has ended with TechCrunch, GigaOm and Venture Beat handing out 20 awards to the best startups, founders and venture capitalists. The big winner of the 2012 Crunchies is the GitHub, which is the Best Startup overall. Congratulations to all the winners: Best Technology Achievement (2011 winner: Siri) Mars Curiosity – […]

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4 Super Bowl Ads Banned for Being Too Competitive, Racist or Politically Incorrect

by Anna Johnsonon February 1, 2013
  Do you have over $4 million for a 30-second commercial during this year’s Super Bowl? Well that doesn’t guarantee you that the ad will air because it must be submitted to the network for approval, which is CBS. CBS, broadcasting the event this year, has already banned four commercials to date, but the ads […]
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i.AM: A Remote GPS Tracking

by Chris Murphyon February 1, 2013
The i.AM GPS tracking system is an Open Source software and hardware combination, which remotely tracks different things from cars and bicycles to pets and people. This i.AM (which stands for Intelligent Asset Management) GPS tracking system developed by WRD Systems includes plans for an open source tracking device, a desktop application and also mobile applications […]

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BlackBerry 10 Smartphones Unveiled: Z10 and Q10

by Gizmoration January 31, 2013
BlackBerry 10 launch of the two new smartphones was held this morning in Manhattan, New York City, and  included a company name change: from Research in Motion (or RIM) to BlackBerry, a move that will bring the company back on the market now dominated by rivals like Apple and Samsung. The new BlackBerry 10 devices […]
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iPhone Owners Are Happier and More Loyal Than Android Users (INFOGRAPHIC)

by Matthew Lucason January 31, 2013
According to a Rebtel new survey almost all smartphone users are happy with their choice, but when it comes to Apple’s iPhone, 80 percent of its users said that they are “very happy”. 1,632 phone owners were surveyed to get these results. While 83 percent of the iPhone users also have an iPad or an […]

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Infographic: The Story Behind an Internet Meme

by Nick Adamson January 30, 2013
Internet memes have taken over the internet as it relates to pop culture. Even single pieces of media such as Gangnam Style and Kony 2012 become popular internet memes. Basically an internet meme is something that goes viral. The Merriam-Webster dictionary included the word meme in its Words of the Year list of 2012. A […]
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Coachella 2013 Tickets On Sale Starting Tuesday

by Chris Murphyon January 30, 2013
It started. The Coachella 2013 tickets are available starting January 29 at 10 a.m. PST on the Coachella website. If you want to attend the California Music Festival you must hurry because the tickets are being sold fast. Also be careful, the Coachella festival’s ticket agency Front Gate would log customers out or fail to […]
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Foursquare for Business App Launched

by Eric Brownon January 29, 2013
Foursquare, the location based social network co-funded in 2007 by Naveen Selvadurai and Dennis Crowley, announced Tuesday the launch of a dedicated mobile application for small business owners, Foursquare for Business app, that allows managers to post local updates, view recent check-ins to their establishment, view recent visitors and their tips, share Foursquare updates on both […]

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6 Kitchen Gadgets to Encourage You to Eat More Fruit

by Anna Johnsonon January 28, 2013
We all should eat more fruit, but sometimes is not easy to consume the recommended five servings of fruit or vegetables per day. To encourage us to get more fructose maybe we need a little push from these amazing kitchen gadgets that makes eating fruit easier, quicker and more fun. Check them out: No. 1. […]
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BlackBerry 10 Super Bowl Ads Will Run First

by Eric Brownon January 27, 2013
RIM (which is short from “Research in Motion”) will run its first Super Bowl ad, which will advertise the new BlackBerry 10 smartphone and operating system. The company that created the BlackBerry 10 Super Bowl Ads is London’s AMV BBDO, but RIM did not disclose any details about the commercial. Research in Motion will unveil the […]

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Top 25 Trending Universities In 2013

by Anna Johnsonon January 26, 2013
According to the Global Language Monitor’s TrendTopper MediaBuzz survey, the top trending universities with the most Internet clout are led by The Massachusetts Institute of Technology for the second time in a row. The major trend of the year 2013 is the rise of public universities on the list, as 13 of the top 25 universities […]
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Microsoft Revenue Is Up Thanks to Windows 8, But Profit Declines

by Gizmoration January 25, 2013
Microsoft revenue increased to $21.46 billion (a 2.7 percent jump) for the second quarter of its fiscal year, which ended Dec. 31., partly because a 24 percent jump in sales from its Windows 8. Despite this good news for Microsoft, the profits of $6.4 billion were actually down 4%.  By comparison, Apple’s profits were up 13.5%. The […]

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BlackBerry 10: What You Need To Know

by Anna Johnsonon January 24, 2013
RIM, which stands for Research In Motion, is preparing for the launch of its first BlackBerry 10 plaform. The company has unveil the new management software, BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10, based on a Unix-like platform called QNX (now available for download), that will help its customers keep a handle on their BlackBerry 10 smartphones. On January 30 […]
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Apple’s iPhone Math With a 4.8-Inch Screen Coming in 2013

by Nick Adamson January 23, 2013
According to the China Times, which has sources from Apple’s supply chain, it seems that the tech company will release an iPhone with a 4.8-inch screen, accompanied by an 8-megapixel camera, something between a smartphone and a tablet, apparently named “iPhone Math”. It will be launched at the Apple’s June 2013 Worldwide Developer’s Conference. The […]

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Firefox Phone With Its Own OS Announced by Mozilla

by Chris Murphyon January 22, 2013
Mozilla has unveiled the first Firefox phone this week, which the company has created for developers worldwide to preview and test their new Firefox OS. Smartphone maker ZTE mentioned that it will work with a European wireless carrier to launch a smartphone with Mozilla’s Firefox mobile OS. ZTE’s CEO Cheng Lixen told Bloomberg news that the mobile […]
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57th Inauguration 2013: President Obama Oath of Office (WATCH)

by Eric Brownon January 21, 2013
President Barack Obama was sworn into office for his 2nd term as the United States President, on Jan. 20, at approximately 11:55 a.m., by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts Jr., during a small ceremony in the White House’s Blue Room, where Barack Obama and Chief John Roberts were joined by Michelle Obama and […]
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Apple iPad 5 Release Date, Rumors & Leaked Photos: Lighter, Slimmer and Faster

by Matthew Lucason January 20, 2013
According to sources the Apple iPad 5 release date will be in the third quarter of 2013, most probably at the end on March. It is expected to be “significantly lighter and slimmer” than last year’s 9.7-inch models, much faster and potentially reducing the width down to just 7.2mm. It is also possible that this […]

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