Archive for April 17th, 2014
 
 
 
Cell Phones
 
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Gadget Leak: Sidekick 2009 (aka Sidekick Blade)

Last time we saw a mention of the Sidekick 2009 was courtesy of an online survey.  Now, this image has appeared.  Is it real?  Don't know, but maybe we'll see the handset officially announced at the MWC this week. [Hiptop3]
 
Cell Phones
 
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Sekai Camera iPhone App Brings Real World Picture Tagging To Your Fingertips (video)

Have I got an iPhone app for you: the Sekai Camera from TonchiDot.  The app works in conjunction with your iPhone's camera by displaying tags over the on screen imagery.  The app actually depends on the user to swipe the screen...
 
Camera
 
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sony-cybershot-t900-2

Sony Pushes Out Three New Point And Shoots: DSC-T90, DSC-T900 and DSC-H20

Adding to the Sony mix today are the Cybershot SC-T900, DSC-T90 and DSC-H20.  All cameras feature an intelligent scene mode that Sony says will 'think' for you and adjust the camera's settings to achieve the best picture.  Face...

 
Business
 
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Sirius XM Gets A Half A Billion Bailout Loan

Recently announced, Sirius XM is to receive a bailout loan from Liberty Media for 530 million dollars.  Liberty Media is the parent company of Direct TV and expects a 15% interest rate in 3.5 years time.  At the present, Sirius...
 
Camera
 
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Sony Launches Two New 12-megapixel ‘W’ Series Cameras: The W230 & W290

Sony announced an updated W230 and new W290 Cybershot camera today.  Both point and shots offer a 12.1-megapixel image sensor and 3-inch LCD, while the W230 sports a 4x optical zoom (last year's was 3x) and the W290 a 5x optica...
 
Gaming
 
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Complete Nude Shot Apppears In GTA4 ‘Lost And Damned’ DLC (video)

GTA4's latest DLC maybe called 'Lost and Damned', but one thing is for sure, they haven't lost their edge.  And no doubt parents and conservative right wing nuts will be out with pitch fork and torch when this news hits the mai...

 
Cell Phones
 
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nokia-skype

Nokia Partners With Skype, To Lets Users Call Over 3G

Skype and Nokia may have partnered today, but I guarantee it will be quickly overshadowed by carrier blockage.  What do I mean?  So the partnership integrates Skype into many of Nokia's phones going forward.  They'll start with...
 
Military
 
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FN303

The Army Ultimate Paintball Gun: The Next Round In Non-Lethal Weaponry

My sister took some pepper spray in the face after the Red Sox won the World Series in 2004.  More nationally known was the death of Victoria Snelgrove when she took a round from a FN303 (pictured) in the eye.  While law enforc...
 
Camera
 
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Fujifilm Intros $200 Waterproof ‘Point & Shoot, The Z33WP

Generally speaking waterproof anything is more expensive.  Fujifilm's newest point and shoot, the Z33WP takes waterproof 'point and shoots' to a new and what I'd consider reasonable price.  Okay, so at $200 a pop it ain't super...

 
Abes Of Maine Deals
 

Canon PowerShot SD890 IS 10MP Digital Camera – $185 Shipped

Abe's of Maine has a new low for the Canon PowerShot SD890 IS 10MP Digital Camera.  They've got it for $195 - $10 coupon (LOYALTY10) + free shipping = $185 shipped! This camera sports a 10 megapixel CCD, 5x optical zoom, 2.5-in...
 
Amazon Deals
 

Sony BRAVIA KDL-46Z4100/B 46-inch LCD TV – $1,448 Shipped

Amazon is rocking a killer deal for the Sony BRAVIA [KDL-46Z4100/B] 46-inch LCD TV.  They've got it for $2,200 - $752 instant savings + $0 S&H = $1,448 shipped! Features of this set include a 1920x1080 resolution, 120Hz mot...
 
Apple
 
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cartman

Apple Twice Rejects South Park App But Farting Apps Step To The Front Of The Line

Soon enough there will be a rating system for iPhone apps and games.  So the browser can be used to go to naughty places but we can't have a South Park app?  The app would allow users to view streaming clips, read news, downloa...