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Tag: News

Flud: Best iPad News Reader Yet

Flud: Best iPad News Reader Yet
I’ve played with a bunch of different news readers for my iPad, and while most of them seem to get the job done, I’ve only come across a couple which really take advantage of the iPad’s native capabilities.

Digg Vs Reddit: Who Will be Victorious?

Digg Vs Reddit: Who Will be Victorious?
Rate Rush put together this handy chart comparing Reddit and Digg. Between the two, who would win in a fight? I no longer use either on a regular basis, but some people swear by these social news sites.

7-Eleven Adds Used Games Next to Slurpee Machine

7-Eleven Adds Used Games Next to Slurpee Machine
I am not a big fan of buying used games. Anytime I can get the same thing new for only a few bucks more, I go new. I know some folks – like my mom – will do anything to save a buck so my kids come home with used games from Grandma all the time.

Apple Sells 300k Ipads on Saturday

Apple Sells 300k Ipads on Saturday
The big news this weekend (and last week and this week for that matter) was the launch of the iPad. The device landed in stores and on doorsteps on Saturday to hoards of geeks jumping up and down with glee.

Great Puns Now Available at Xbox Live

Great Puns Now Available at Xbox Live
As seen on the bbps: I love how Shaun White’s intervening smiling mug completely obliterates whatever seriousness is left out of the Tiger news.

Weblogs Co-Founder Leaks Apple Tablet Features

Weblogs Co-Founder Leaks Apple Tablet Features
Softpedia‘s Filip Truta stumbled upon a gold mine of Apple Tablet info, the gold mine being Jason Calacanis’ Twitter posts about the overhyped gadget. Calacanis – co-founder of Weblogs, a network of blogs that includes the famous tech blog engadget – admitted to the world that he is one of the beta testers of the Apple Tablet; he says his unit was given to him 10 days ago.

Zone of the Enders 3 Confirmed by Hideo Kojima Himself

Zone of the Enders 3 Confirmed by Hideo Kojima Himself
ZOE fans rejoice! In an entry at Kojima Productions’ blog (translated from Japanese) last Saturday (Oct. 17), Kojima revealed that 2003’s Zone of the Enders The 2nd Runner (released in JAPAN as ANUBIS:Zone of the Enders) will not be the last installment in the beloved series.

Reddit Brings Bacon Scent to Your Shower

Reddit Brings Bacon Scent to Your Shower
Don’t fret if that title doesn’t make any sense. This bacon-scented soap celebrating reddit’s admittedly adorable mascot doesn’t make any sense, either, except that, well, the alien is cute, and bacon is delicious. But with those truisms out of the way, there’s no explaining the bacon reddit soap.

No Psp Trophies Because of Absence of 2nd Analog Nub *Kidding* Because of Piracy.

No Psp Trophies Because of Absence of 2nd Analog Nub *Kidding* Because of Piracy.
Joystiq asked Eric Lempel, Director of PlayStation Network Operations, if Sony would ever bring Trophies – the equivalent of Xbox 360’s Achievements – to the PSP. Upon hearing the question, Lempel fell on his knees and screamed, “Daaaamn youuu Salazaaaaaar!”

Slow Day on Technabob… Please Bear With Us

Slow Day on Technabob… Please Bear With Us
Sorry for the lack of posts over the last 24 hours or so. Not only have I been traveling, my hosting provider decided to blow up our server infrastructure overnight, which kept Technabob offline for about 10 hours.

Most Popular Posts of 2007

Most Popular Posts of 2007
Now that the year is almost done, I thought it might be nice to reflect on the biggest stories of the year in case you missed any of them. There are some really great tidbits in here, so be sure to check them out if you haven’t already done so.

Electronic Paper Could have Worked Like This

Electronic Paper Could have Worked Like This
For those of you out there who aren’t big fans of electronic paper devices like the Amazon Kindle and Sony’s e-Reader, just be thankful that we didn’t end up in an alternative universe where this was the way you’d receive your daily newspaper.

The Digital Newspaper Machine Mash Up

The Digital Newspaper Machine Mash Up
This has gotta be the best hack I’ve seen in a while… Scott Walker’s DigitalBox Newspaper Machine automatically displays the day’s latest news on an LCD screen that’s installed in the front of an old newspaper vending machine.

Wii Gets News Channel Today

Wii Gets News Channel Today
One of the great things about all of the current-gen gaming consoles is the ability to add new content and features through online downloads. Nintendo today released the News Channel on the Nintendo Wii. The News Channel features live feeds from the Associated Press.

Nintendo Wii Launch Date in Print

Nintendo Wii Launch Date in Print
The folks at GoNintendo are reporting that someone at Sports Illustrated Kids jumped the gun and published the Nintendo Wii’s launch date. The article also accurately reflects the PS3’s launch date of November 17th (which has been officially announced.)